AEIMonday, August 18, 2008

8:00 PM-10:00 PM Pennsylvania Convention Center -- Hall C, Sci-Mix
The Academic Employment Initiative
Organizers:Marjorie C. Caserio
Corrie Kuniyoshi
Jerry A. Bell
 Germania-based, sol-gel hybrid organic-inorganic coatings for capillary microextraction
Li Fang, Sameer Kulkarni, Khalid Alhooshani, Abdul Malik
 Teaching and research: Aiming an academic career
Masud Monwar
 Transient species studies of dinitropyrenes in solution
Maria Morel-Espinosa, Rafael Arce-Quintero, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández
 Glycoprofiling with lectins immobilized to polydopamine-modified substrates
Todd Ashley Morris, Alexander Peterson, Michael J. Tarlov
 Column properties and flow profiles of a flat and wide column for 2-D high pressure liquid chromatography
Khaled Mriziq, Georges Guiochon
 Fragmentation of Cu-adducted peptides by MALDI TOFMS using gold nanoparticle matrices
Kate Stumpo, David H. Russell
 Novel thermal-gelling matrix for DNA sequencing by capillary electrophoresis and microchip electrophoresis
Fen Wan, Weidong He, Jun Zhang, Benjamin Chu
 Active site analysis and substrate specificity of IPP isomerase in moths
Ryan E. Denton, Stephanie E. Sen, Michel Cusson, Catherine Béliveau, Dring Crowell
 Wide applicability of organic synthesis: From biology-inspired materials to functionalized alkyltrifluoroborates
Wilma Febo-Ayala, David H. Thompson, Gary A. Molander
 Synthetic, spectroscopic, and computational approaches to the study of Fe- and Ni-containing enzymes
Adam T. Fiedler, Lawrence Que Jr., Thomas C. Brunold
 Development of tools to study the activation of the innate immune system
Catherine Leimkuhler Grimes, Daniel K Podolsky, Erin K O'Shea
 Methodology to probe subunit interactions in ribonucleotide reductases
A Quamrul Hassan, Yongting Wang, Lars Plate, JoAnne Stubbe
 Understanding the mechanism of Sarcin Ricin Loop (SRL) RNA cleavage by hydroxyl radical
Swapan S Jain, Thomas D Tullius
 Use of photocaging, cryotrapping and X-Ray crystallography to observe a very late intermediate in the lesion-extrusion pathway of hOGG1
Seongmin Lee, Christopher T. Radom, Gregory L. Verdine
 Experimental discovery of sRNAs in Vibrio cholerae
Jane M. Liu, Jonathan Livny, Matthew K. Waldor, Andrew Camilli
 Proteostasis regulators to restore mutant enzyme homeostasis in loss-of-function diseases
Tingwei Mu, Derrick S Ong, Laura Segatori, Ya-Juan Wang, William E Balch, John R Yates, Jeffery W. Kelly
 Systematic evaluation of protein A chromatography for virus clearance using designed experiments
Qing Zhang IV
 New substrate analogs to probe the mechanism of the peptidoglycan glycosyltransferases
Deborah L Perlstein, Yi Zhang, Tsung-Shing Andrew Wang, Daniel E. Kahne, Suzanne Walker
 Membrane microdomains as platforms for the biosynthesis and recycling of endogenous cannabinoids
Ekaterina A. Placzek, Bruce R. Cooper, Vincent J. Davisson, Eric L. Barker
 Design and synthesis pyridine bisphosphonates as selective inhibitors of lepidopteran FPPS
Corey Trobaugh, Stephanie E. Sen
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 Regulatory RNAs that specifically bind S-adenosylhomocysteine or S-adenosylmethionine
Joy Xin Wang, Ronald R. Breaker
 Novel vaccine strategy via the orthogonal inactivation of enveloped viruses using a bifunctional hydrophobic crosslinker and detergent treatment
Julie M. Leiston-Belanger, Yossef Raviv, Mathias Viard, Julian W. Bess Jr., Robert Blumenthal
 Paper Withdrawn
 DNA sequencing by synthesis using nucleotide reversible terminators
Jian Wu
 Interfacial nanomedicine: Remotely triggered liposomal release by near-infrared light absorption via hollow gold nanoshells
Guohui Wu, Alexander Mikhailovsky, Htet A. Khant, Wah Chiu, Joseph A. Zasadzinski
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 On-wire lithography-based molecular transport junctions: A testbed for molecular electronics
Xiaodong Chen, You-Moon Jeon, Jae-Won Jang, Lidong Qin, Fengwei Huo, Wei Wei, Chad A. Mirkin
 Chirality separation through helical self-assembly of flavin mononucleotide around carbon nanotubes
Sang-Yong Ju, Jonathan D Doll, Ity Sharma, Fotios Papadimitrakopoulos
 Aryl sulfonyl chloride terminated self-assembled monolayers as electrophilic surfaces
Irit Katash, Chaim N. Sukenik
 Rational design and assembly of 3-D-ordered inorganic and hybrid functional (nano)materials for sustainable energy applications
Nina I Kovtyukhova
 Spatially resolved surface and interfacial photochemistry
Sanjini U. Nanayakkara, Dawn A Bonnell
 Heterogeneous biocatalyst built by water-in-water emulsions
Karen A. Simon, Erik A Burton, Yan-Yeung Luk
 Crystallographic goodness of fit: A new treatment of model complexity
Timothy D Fenn, Edwin Pozharski, Mark A Wilson
 Protein–carbohydrate binding: Molecular dynamics studies of the CD44 – hyaluronan binding interaction
Olgun Guvench, Alexander D. MacKerell Jr.
 Using the methods of quantum chemistry, molecular dynamics simulation and computer-aided drug design
Shijun Zhong
 Naturally-derived organic matter: Energy and the environment
J. Alexandra Hakala, Sheila W. Hedges, Yee Soong, Yu Ping Chin, Ryan L. Fimmen
 Surfaces in the environment
Jason D. Monnell
 Rational design of catalysts for energy through fundamental research
Carl A. Menning, Jingguang G. Chen
 Engineering solid-state complexity into striped metal nanowires using solution chemistry reactions
Mary E. Anderson
 Crystal growth and optical properties of new inorganic materials
Muktha Bharathy, H-C. zur Loye
 Cyanide bridged transition metal polymers as precursors to nanoparticles and macroporous metal alloys
Christine M. Burgess, Victor A. Amin, Andrew B. Bocarsly
 Chiral water-soluble metalloporphyrins and nanosized lanthanide-complexes: From biomimetic catalysis to molecular imaging probes
Ankona Datta, John T. Groves, Kenneth N. Raymond
 Exploring electron transfer reactions between metalloporphyrins and iron-sulfur clusters: Synthesis and characterization of photo-activated donor-acceptor assemblies
Shenshen Li
 Photochemical mechanisms in lanthanides precursors for laser-assisted metal organic deposition
Qingguo Meng, Robert Witte, Zackary Niemann, Cuikun Lin, P. Stanley May, Mary T. Berry
 De novo design and characterization of homo- and hetero-binuclear Fe/Mn enzymes
Amanda J Reig, Daniel W. Kulp, William F DeGrado
 Electrochemical and magnetic studies of metal-metal interactions in actinide and mixed f-element complexes
Eric J. Schelter, Jacqueline M. Veauthier, Ruilian Wu, Brian L. Scott, Kevin D. John, J. D. Thompson, David E. Morris, Jaqueline L. Kiplinger
 Synthesis and characterization of electrodeposited ZnO decorated with noble metal nanoparticles
Ellen M P Steinmiller, Kyoung-Shin Choi
 Synergy between experiment and theory: Iron-catalyzed dihydrogen production and copper-catalyzed C-N bond formation
Jesse W. Tye, Marcetta Y. Darensbourg, Michael B. Hall, John F. Hartwig
 New research opportunities at the interface between molecular inorganic chemistry and nanotechnology
Javier Vela
 Low-dimensional nanomaterials designed for thermoelectric applications
Junwei Wang
 OWL-based electrical nanotraps for spectroscopic enhancement and characterization of biomolecules
Gengfeng Zheng, Lidong Qin, Chad A. Mirkin
 From serendipity to rational antituberculosis drug discovery on mefloquine-based ligands
Jialin Mao, Hai Yuan, Annamaria Lilienkampf, Yuehong Wang, Baojie Wan, Richard B. van Breemen, Alan Kozikowski, Scott G. Franzblau
 Chemical synthesis and biological characterization of structural analogs of the Vibrio cholerae autoinducer CAI-1
Martin F. Semmelhack, Megan E. Pomianek, Christina M. Kraml, Douglas A. Higgins, Bonnie L. Bassler
 Rat CYP2B1, CYP2C6 and CYP2C11: Optimization of fluorometric high throughput screens and epoxygenase inhibitor profiles
Melissa A. VanAlstine, Lindsay B. Hough
 Design of stable electroluminescent polymers that can grant desired emission colors, of high emission intensity and efficiency.
Kenneth O. Annan
 Traveling from zinc to iron via organocatalysis: Dipyrrin fluorescent probes for zinc, thiourea catalysis of reactions involving N-chlorosuccinimides and new economic nonflow approaches to microscale reactions
Paul Anthony Bentley, Michael Davenport, Yujiang Mei, Melissa Bell, Martin Guterriez, Deval Patel
 Asymmetric synthesis of oxiranes and aziridines using sulfur ylide technology
Sampada Bettigeri
 Progress toward the total synthesis of Maoecrystal V
William J. Chain, Douglas D. McLeod, Erik J. Sorensen
 Organic synthesis applications of well-characterized low-valent titanium reductants
Leon Dyers Jr., Folami T Ladipo, Sean Parkin
 Synthesis of phenylene-ethynylene and phenylene-imine macrocycles: Precursors for organic nanotubes
Andrew L. Korich, Thomas S. Hughes
 Progress toward a highly convergent synthesis of hemibrevetoxin B
Anita E. Mattson, Michael T. Crimmins
 Toward the understanding of active site residues in paraoxonase-1: A structure activity relationship study using experimental and computational tools
Sivaramakrishnan Muthukrishnan, Vivekanand S. Shete, Toby T. Sanan, Lauren M Porter, Thomas J. Magliery, Christopher M. Hadad
 N-Heterocycle Carbene (NHC) ligands in cross- coupling reactions and biofuels synthesis
Hector Palencia
 Pairing bioautography and click chemistry in search of new antimicrobial agents.
Suresh M. Pitram, Sen Wai Kwok, K. Barry Sharpless
 Reactivity of organolithium reagents with amides and esters by rapid injection NMR
Kristin N. Plessel, Amanda C. Jones, Rebecca M. Maksymowicz, Hans J. Reich
 Development of an interrupted Ugi reaction
John S. Schneekloth Jr., Jimin Kim, Erik J. Sorensen
 Expanding the domain of heterocycles
Anjanette J. Turbiak
 Short and effective synthesis of indomethacin analogs: Application of the novel regioselective acylation of arylhydrazines
Sung Wook Yi, Mark L. McLaughlin
 Using statistical inference to understand multiscale single-molecule dynamics
Christopher P. Calderon
 Photoluminescent porous silicon by metal-assisted electroless etching
Soma Chattopadhyay
 Teaching the next generation of chemists
Joshua P. Darr
 Probing nature's photochemical secrets: From ultrafast bond isomerization to photoassembly of the water oxidation catalyst
Jyotishman Dasgupta, G Charles Dismukes, Richard A. Mathies
 Supercooled liquids in four dimensions
Joel D. Eaves, David Reichman
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 TEACRS postdoc from Tufts University
Christopher N. LaFratta, Claire L. Moore, David R. Walt
 Graphene chemistry: Thickness dependent reactivity and chemical doping
Sunmin Ryu, Li Liu, Michelle R. Tomasik, Melinda H. Han, Elena Stolyarova, Naeyoung Jung, Mark S. Hybertsen, Michael Steigerwald, Philip Kim, George Flynn, Louis E. Brus
 Red to blue: Energy transfer through surface plasmon resonance excitation on multisegmented nanowires
Wei Wei, Shuzhou Li, George C. Schatz, Chad A. Mirkin
 Experimental peptide assembly and application
Honggang Cui, Eugene Tommy Pashuck, Takahiro Muraoka, Andrew Cheetham, Samuel I. Stupp
 Engineering novel surfaces for tissue engineering and drug delivery applications
Srivatsan Kidambi
 Novel ligand design for size-controlled metallic and bimetallic nanoparticles
Kausik Mukhopadhyay, Sherine O. Obare
 Designing superoleophobic surfaces
Anish Tuteja, Wonjae Choi, Gareth H. McKinley, Robert E. Cohen
 Melt-induced grafting of N-tert-butyl acrylamide onto polypropylene and its antimicrobial activity
Mohammad R. Badrossamay, Gang Sun
 Targeting and delivery of siRNA or antisense oligonucleotides using nanoparticles fabricated via the PRINT process
Dorian A. Canelas, Wenhai Chu, Shaomin Tian, Peter L. Sazani, Ryszard Kole, Joseph M. DeSimone
 Creation of neutral and chemically nanopatterned substrates for block copolymer lithography
Shengxiang Ji, Paul F. Nealey
 Development of a library of polymers to decouple the mechanical and adhesive effects of biomaterials on cell proliferation and differentiation
Abraham Joy, Daniel Cohen, Emmanuel Anim Danso, Colette Shen, Christopher Chen, Joachim Kohn
 Exploration of copper beads as catalyst for atom transfer radical polymerization of styrene
Mohammed J. Nasrullah, Dean C. Webster
 Nanomechanical function from self-organizable dendronized helical polyphenylacetylenes
Virgil Percec, Jonathan G. Rudick, Mihai Peterca, Paul A. Heiney

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The 236th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 17-21, 2008