CPSMonday, August 18, 2008

9:00 AM-11:35 AM Philadelphia Marriott -- Grand Blrm Salon E, Oral
Project SEED: Cutting-edge Research with High School Students
Organizers:Cecilia Hernandez
Joshua J Pak
J. Philip Bays
9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks. J. P. Bays
9:05 AMDrug discovery workbooks for high school and undergraduate students
Jeffry D. Madura
9:25 AMMicrowave heating in ligand synthesis and organometallic reactions
Andrew W. Holland, Kelsey R. Seipel, Zed Platt, Kathryn L. Myers, Minh Nguyen
9:45 AMHydrogen release from ammonia borane in ionic liquids
Laif R. Alden, Christopher P. Griffin, Larry G. Sneddon
10:05 AMIntermission
10:15 AMSolid-state synthesis of intermetallic compounds via microwave irradiation
Jennifer A. Aitken, Jonathan W. Lekse, Tristan J. Stagger
10:35 AMGreener preparation of asymmetric polylarylarenes
Joshua J Pak, Tamara Shephard, Ashley L. Lamm
10:55 AMThermoneutrality of isodesmic reactions involving halogenated ethylenes and butadienes
Carol A. Deakyne, Lawrence Warfel, Joel F. Liebman
11:15 AMHow to start your own SEED program? It is not hard.
Ingolf U. Gruen

Symposium Grid -- Committee on Project SEED -- Session Listing

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