Mid-Atlantic Seaboard Inorganic Symposium (MASIS) 2016

July 20, 2016 - 09:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Mid-Atlantic Seaboard Inorganic Symposium (MASIS) 2016

Wednesday, July 20

Seminars held at Stiteler Hall (Rm. B6); poster session in Chem ‘73 Bldg., Nobel Hall


9:00 – 10:00         Registration, Department of Chemistry’s Chem ’73 Bldg., Nobel Hall  (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)


10:00 – 10:05       Introduction, Stiteler Hall, Room B6


10:05 – 10:30       Kayleigh Jones, Temple University, PI: Ann Valentine

Biological and Environmental Implications of the Interactions of Ti(IV) with the Siderophore Desferrioxamine B


10:30 – 10:55       Davit Jishkariani, University of Pennsylvania, PI: Christopher Murray

Tuning of Optical, Magnetic and Colloidal Properties of Nanoparticles with Dendritic ligands


11:10 – 11:35       Alain Charly Tagne Kuate, Rutgers University – Newark, PI: Frieder Jäkle

Ferrocene-Based Planar Chiral Lewis Pair Systems 


11:35 – 12:00       Jan Paulo Zaragoza, Johns Hopkins University, PI: David Goldberg

Mn-oxo and Re-oxo Porphyrinoid π-Radical Cation Complexes and the Influence of Lewis Acids and Oxidants on Reactivity


12:00 – 12:25       Jennifer Eddy, University of Delaware, PI: Joel Rosenthal

Oxygen Reduction to Water and Hydrogen Peroxide with Cobalt Tetrapyrrole Complexes


2:00 – 2:25           Ian McKendry, Temple University, PI: Michael Zdilla

Synthetic Strategies for Enhancing Properties of 2D Materials


2:25 – 2:50           James Hodges, The Pennsylvania State University, PI: Raymond E. Schaak

Colloidal Strategies for Controlling the Morphology, Composition, and Crystal Structure of Inorganic Nanoparticles


3:10 – 3:35           Rui Cao, Johns Hopkins University, PI: Kenneth Karlin

Formation and Characterization of Binuclear Copper Superoxide and Peroxynitrite Complexes


3:35 – 4:00           Abolghasem Bakhoda, Georgetown University, PI: Timothy Warren

Elusive Terminal Copper-Arylnitrene Intermediates


4:20 – 4:45           Lan Wang, University of Delaware, PI: Klaus Theopold

Curious Structure, Stability and Reaction of Binuclear Alkyl Hydrides of Chromium


4:45 – 5:10           Lauren Grant, University of Pennsylvania, PI: Daniel Mindiola

Titanium Nitrides: Exploring Nucleophilic Reactivity and Redox Chemistry


5:10 – 5:35           Joseph Becica, Temple University, PI: Graham Dobereiner

                                Lewis Acid Acceleration in the Pd-mediated N-Arylation of Amides 


5:35 – 8:00           Poster session and dinner, Department of Chemistry’s Chem ’73 Bldg., Nobel Hall

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