Materials Chemistry

Division Representative

Dwight Seferos, University of Toronto

Symposia, Organizers and Invited Speakers

Dye Chemistry

Organizers:
Holger Eichhorn (eichhorn@uwindsor.ca), University of Windsor
Greg Welch (gregory.welch@ucalgary.ca), University of Calgary

Invited Speakers:
Yi Liu, The Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Chad Risko, University of Kentucky, USA
Jean Roncali, Centre national de la recherche scientifique, France
Thomas Baumgartner, University of Calgary
Joe Gilroy, Western University
Olivier Lebel, Royal Military College
Mario Leclerc, Université Laval
Yuning Li, University of Waterloo
Ken Maly, Wilfrid Laurier University
Jean-François Morin, Université Laval
Dima Perepichka, McGill University
Dwight Seferos, University of Toronto
Allison Thompson, Dalhousie University
Suning Wang, Queen’s University
Yuming Zhao, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Electronic Materials and their Chemistry (Organic, Inorganic and Hybrid Materials)

Organizers:
Tim Bender (tim.bender@utoronto.ca), University of Toronto
Yuning Li (yuning.li@uwaterloo.ca), University of Waterloo

Invited Speakers:
Alex Adronov, McMaster University
S Holger Eichhorn, University of Windsor
Timothy Kelly, University of Saskatchewan
Mario Leclerc, Université Laval
Suning Wang, Queen’s University
Gregory Welch, University of Calgary
Jianwei Xu, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore

Emerging Materials Researchers

Organizer:
Todd Sutherland (sutherlt@ucalgary.ca), University of Calgary

Invited Speakers:
Stephanie Barbon, Western University
Jaclyn Brusso, University of Ottawa
Jennifer Chen, York University
Maude Desroches, Université Laval
Tomislav Friscic, McGill University
Yongfeng Gao, University of Alberta
Michael Katz, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Monika Stolar, University of Calgary

Metal and Covalent Organic Frameworks

Organizer:
Muralee Murugesu (m.murugesu@uOttawa.ca), University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
Mircea Dincă, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Mohamed Eddaoudi, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Omar Farha, Northwestern University, USA
Danna Freedman, Northwestern University, USA
Tomislav Friscic, McGill University
Dave T Harris, Northwestern University, USA
Mike Katz, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Daniel Leznoff, Simon Fraser University
Stephen Loeb, University of Windsor
Jeffrey R. Long, University of California – Berkeley, USA
George Shimizu, University of Calgary
Tom Woo, University of Ottawa
James D Wuest, Université de Montréal
Michael Zaworotko, University of Limerick, Ireland

Nano/Hybrid Materials - joint with MS

Organizers:
Mita Dasog (mita.dasog@dal.ca), Dalhousie University
Rob Scott (robert.scott@usask.ca), University of Saskatchewan
Jon Veinot (jonathan.veinot@ualberta.ca), University of Alberta

Invited Speakers:
David Cramb, University of Calgary
Janet Macdonald, Vanderbilt University, USA
Audrey Moores, McGill University
Bernhard Rieger, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Sara Skrabalak, Indiana University, USA
Richard Tilley, University of New South Wales, Australia

Optics in Soft Materials

Organizers:
Christopher Barrett (Christopher.Barrett@mcgill.ca), McGill University
Ian Burgess (ian.burgess@validere.com), Validere
Kalaichelvi (Kalai) Saravanamuttu (kalai@mcmaster.ca), McMaster University

Invited Speakers:
David L Andrews, University of East Anglia, UK
Ian Burgess, Validere
Tigran Galstian, Université Laval
Ximin He, Arizona State University, USA
Caitlin Howell, University of Maine, USA
Ebrahim Karimi, University of Ottawa
Mikhail Kats, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
Nazir Kherani, University of Toronto
Ozzy Mermut, National Optics Institute
Ayse Turak, McMaster University

Singlet Fission Materials - joint with PT

Organizers:
Dwight Seferos (dseferos@chem.utoronto.ca), University of Toronto
Matthew Sfeir (msfeir@bnl.gov), Brookhaven National Laboratory

Invited Speakers:
Nandini Ananth, Cornell University, USA
Luis Campos, Columbia University, USA
Daniel Congreve, Harvard University, USA
Noa Marom, Tulane University, USA
Gregory Scholes, Princeton University, USA
Daniel Turner, New York University, USA
Rik Tykwinski, University of Alberta
Mark Wilson, University of Toronto
Michael Wolf, University of British Columbia
Xioayang Zhu, Columbia University, USA

Physical, Theoretical and Computational/Materials Chemistry Joint General Session

Organizers:
Robert Scott, University of Saskatchewan
Stephen Urquhart, University of Saskatchewan

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