2017 Final Program
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SUNDAY KEYNOTE LECTURE
The Analytical and Economic Challenges of Maintaining Food Safety in a Global Supply Chain; Janie Dubois, University of Maryland, JIFSAN

MONDAY PLENARY LECTURES
Spectroscopy Magazine's Emerging Leader in Molecular Spectroscopy Award. The Small Matter of Bioanalysis:  Adventures at Less Than 10 nm with Quantum Dots and/or FRET; Russ Algar, University of British Columbia

Ellis R. Lippincott Award Plenary. Vibrational Engineering: From Superlattices to Coherent and Squeezed Phonons; Roberto Merlin, University of Michigan

Sir George Stokes Award Plenary. Tackling Global Health Challenges with Biosensor Technologies; Tony Cass, Imperial College London

TUESDAY PLENARY LECTURES
Charles Mann Award for Applied Raman Spectroscopy. Mann up, SERS Can be Useful!; Duncan Graham, University of Strathclyde

Coblentz Society Craver Award. The Technology Behind Coherent 2D IR Spectroscopy and its Application to Amyloid Diseases; Martin Zanni, University of Wisconsin - Madison

WEDNESDAY PLENARY LECTURES
Applied Spectroscopy William F. Meggers Award.  Infrared Response of Sub-Micron-Scale Structures of Poly (Oxymethylene): Surface Polaritons in Polymers; Naoto Nagai, Industrial Research Institute of Niigata Prefecture

Lester W. Strock Award.  The Wonderful World of High-Precision Isotopic Analysis using Multi-Collector ICP-MS; Frank Vanhaecke, Ghent University

THURSDAY PLENARY LECTURES
ANACHEM AwardDevelopment of Ultraviolet Photodissociation Mass Spectrometry for Characterization of Proteins; Jennifer Brodbelt, University of Texas at Austin

AES Mid Career Award.  Using Microchip Electrophoresis and Electrochemical Detection to Investigate Cellular Communication; R. Scott Martin, Saint Louis University

FRIDAY PLENARY SESSION
Announcement of the 2017 Innovation Award winner
Closing Session: The New Vision of Analytical Science by the World

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SciX 2017 Sessions and Abstracts:

Sunday , October 8
6:15 pm17KEYSUN: Sunday Evening Keynote Lecture  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
Monday , October 9
8:00 am17PLEN07: Spectroscopy’s Emerging Leader in Molecular Spectroscopy Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
8:30 am17PLEN08: Ellis R. Lippincott Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
9:00 am17PLEN09: RSC Sir George Stokes Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPCHEM: Monday Posters - Chemometrics  [Reno Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPFORENS: Monday Posters - Forensics  [Reno Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPLIBS: Monday Posters - Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy  [Reno Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPPAT: Monday Posters - Process Analytical Technology  [Reno Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPRAM: Monday Posters - Raman  [Reno Ballroom ]
9:45 am17MPSPSJ: Monday Posters - SPSJ  [Reno Ballroom ]
10:50 am17ATOM01: Glow Discharge Spectroscopy I  [Crystal 2 ]
10:50 am17AWD07: Spectroscopy’s Emerging Leader in Molecular Spectroscopy Award Symposium Honoring Russ Algar  [Crystal 1 ]
10:50 am17BIM01: Spectral Analysis of Biofluids  [Nevada 7 ]
10:50 am17CHEM01: New Frontiers in Chemometrics  [Crystal 5 ]
10:50 am17IR02: Applications of Nanoscale IR Spectroscopy to Polymeric Materials  [Carson 1 ]
10:50 am17LIBS01: LIBS Industrial Applications  [Crystal 3 ]
10:50 am17NANO01: Recent Progress in Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Research  [Nevada 5 ]
10:50 am17PAT01: SAS PAT Technical section: PAT in the Pharmaceutical Industries - Session I  [Nevada 6 ]
10:50 am17PMA01: Pharmaceutical Applications of Low Frequency Raman Spectroscopy  [Carson 2 ]
10:50 am17RAM04: Bioanalytical SERS I  [Carson 3 ]
10:50 am17RAM07: IRDG Raman  [Carson 4 ]
10:50 am17SPECIAL03: Stand-off Sensing  [Crystal 4 ]
10:50 am17SPSJ01: Frontiers of Deep- and Far- Ultraviolet Spectroscopy I  [Nevada 4 ]
1:30 pm17AES03: Electrokinetics for Cellular Analysis and Separations  [Crystal 4 ]
1:30 pm17ATOM02: Glow Discharge Spectroscopy II  [Crystal 2 ]
1:30 pm17AWD11: Coblentz Lippincott Award Symposium Honoring Roberto Merlin  [Crystal 1 ]
1:30 pm17BIM02: Nanomaterial-Assisted Imaging  [Nevada 7 ]
1:30 pm17CHEM02: Spectral Fingerprinting for Characterization of Complex Materials  [Crystal 5 ]
1:30 pm17IR03: Nanoscale IR Applications in the Life Sciences  [Carson 1 ]
1:30 pm17LIBS02: LIBS for Forensic and Homeland Security  [Crystal 3 ]
1:30 pm17NANO02: Nanomaterials and Nanostructures for Energy-Related Applications  [Nevada 5 ]
1:30 pm17PAT07: Hand-Held and Portable Spectrometers: Applications and Instrumental Methods  [Nevada 6 ]
1:30 pm17PMA02: Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals  [Carson 2 ]
1:30 pm17RAM01: Emerging Raman I  [Carson 4 ]
1:30 pm17RAM05: Bioanalytical SERS II  [Carson 3 ]
1:30 pm17SPSJ03: pMAIRS: A Cutting-Edge Analytical Technique of Molecular Orientation in a Thin Film Having Surface Roughness  [Nevada 4 ]
3:50 pm17AES02: Novel Electrokinetic Phenomena: Fundamentals and Applications  [Crystal 4 ]
3:50 pm17ATOM03: Recent Advances in Liquid Electrode Glow Discharge Plasmas  [Crystal 2 ]
3:50 pm17BIM03: Analytical Sciences in Molecular Biology  [Nevada 7 ]
3:50 pm17CHEM03: Chemometric Opportunities in the Forensic Sciences  [Crystal 5 ]
3:50 pm17FORENS01: Nuclear Forensics  [Nevada 6 ]
3:50 pm17IR04: Practical Implementation of Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy  [Carson 1 ]
3:50 pm17LIBS03: NASLIBS: Molecular Signal in LIBS  [Crystal 3 ]
3:50 pm17NANO03: Nanomaterials and Related Spectroscopy Methods for Energy Conversion  [Nevada 5 ]
3:50 pm17PMA03: Identification of Counterfeit Medicines  [Carson 2 ]
3:50 pm17RAM06: Bioanalytical SERS III  [Carson 3 ]
3:50 pm17RAM11: Spatially Offset Raman Spectroscopy (SORS)  [Carson 4 ]
3:50 pm17RSC01: RSC Award session  [Crystal 1 ]
3:50 pm17SPSJ02: Frontiers of Deep- and Far- Ultraviolet Spectroscopy II  [Nevada 4 ]
Tuesday , October 10
8:00 am17PLEN04: Charles Mann Award for Raman Spectroscopy Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
8:30 am17PLEN05: Coblentz Society Craver Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
9:15 am17ATOM04: Laser Ablation-ICP-MS I  [Crystal 2 ]
9:15 am17AWD04: Charles Mann Award Symposium Honoring Duncan Graham  [Crystal 1 ]
9:15 am17CTP01: Analytical Chemists Easing World Poverty  [Crystal 5 ]
9:15 am17IR05: Quantum Cascade Lasers – I  [Carson 1 ]
9:15 am17MASS01: Integrated Micro-Extraction Platforms for Improved Ambient Spectrometry  [Nevada 7 ]
9:15 am17PAT03: Industrial Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy  [Nevada 6 ]
9:15 am17PMA04: Raman Characterization of Proteins and Biologics  [Carson 2 ]
9:15 am17RAM08: Biomedical Raman (Clirspec)  [Carson 3 ]
9:15 am17RAM15: Nano-Raman  [Carson 4 ]
9:15 am17SPECIAL01: Chemistry in Art and Archeology  [Crystal 4 ]
9:15 am17SPR01: Multimetallic Plasmonic Nanoparticles  [Nevada 5 ]
11:00 am17TPAES: Tuesday Posters - Electrophoresis  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
11:00 am17TPARCH: Tuesday Posters - Archaeology  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
11:00 am17TPBIM: Tuesday Posters - Biomedical and Bioanalytical Sciences  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
11:00 am17TPLIBS: Tuesday Posters - Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
1:30 pm17AES01: Micro-Scale Electroporation and Electrokinetic Study of Cells and Biomolecules  [Crystal 4 ]
1:30 pm17ATOM05: Excitation and Ionization Techniques for Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy  [Crystal 2 ]
1:30 pm17AWD05: Coblentz Craver Award Symposium Honoring Martin Zanni  [Crystal 1 ]
1:30 pm17CTP02: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Analytical Chemistry  [Crystal 5 ]
1:30 pm17IR06: Quantum Cascade Lasers - II  [Carson 1 ]
1:30 pm17LIBS05: Elemental Mapping by LIBS  [Crystal 3 ]
1:30 pm17MASS02: Recent Development in Single Cell Mass Spectrometry Analysis  [Nevada 7 ]
1:30 pm17PAT04: Online Analysis of Industrial Processes and Reactions - Improvements and Best Practices  [Nevada 6 ]
1:30 pm17PMA05: Recent Advances in the Mode of Action of Biopharmaceuticals  [Carson 2 ]
1:30 pm17RAM09: Transmission Raman Spectroscopy  [Carson 3 ]
1:30 pm17RAM18: Nano IR / Nano-Raman I  [Carson 4 ]
1:30 pm17SPR03: Next Generation Plasmonics  [Nevada 5 ]
3:50 pm17AES04: Designer (nano)Structures and Molecules for Separations and Analysis  [Crystal 4 ]
3:50 pm17ATOM06: Laser Ablation-ICP-MS II  [Crystal 2 ]
3:50 pm17CTP03: Innovative Approaches to Teaching Analytical Chemistry  [Crystal 5 ]
3:50 pm17FORENS02: Food Forensics  [Nevada 6 ]
3:50 pm17IR01: NanoIR/Nano-Raman II  [Carson 4 ]
3:50 pm17MASS03: Novel Ambient Mass Spectrometry Techniques for Forensic Science Analysis  [Nevada 7 ]
3:50 pm17PMA06: PAT in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing  [Carson 2 ]
3:50 pm17RAM19: General Raman  [Carson 3 ]
3:50 pm17RSC02: RSC Sensors for Cancer Diagnostics  [Carson 1 ]
3:50 pm17SPR02: Plasmonic Nanoparticles - Beyond Sphere  [Nevada 5 ]
Wednesday , October 11
8:00 am17PLEN01: Applied Spectroscopy William F. Meggers Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
8:30 am17PLEN02: Lester W. Strock Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
9:15 am17ATOM08: ICP-MS for Biomedical Applications  [Crystal 2 ]
9:15 am17AWD01: William F. Meggers Award Symposium Honoring Naoto Nagai  [Crystal 1 ]
9:15 am17BIM04: Endoscopy  [Nevada 7 ]
9:15 am17CTP04: Making the Leap: Pathways from Graduate School to a Permanent Position (Panel Discussion)  [Crystal 5 ]
9:15 am17IR09: Ultrafast Two-Dimensional Spectroscopy - I  [Carson 1 ]
9:15 am17LIBS07: LIBS Data Analysis  [Crystal 3 ]
9:15 am17PAT05: Advances in On-line Process Analysis  [Nevada 6 ]
9:15 am17PMA07: Spectroscopic Applications in the World of Biopharmaceuticals  [Carson 2 ]
9:15 am17SPR06: Plasmonic-Powered Processes: Sensing, Imaging, Catalysis, and Beyond  [Nevada 5 ]
9:15 am17SURFACE01: Application of Surface Spectroscopic Techniques to Analysis of Nanomaterials and Devices  [Crystal 4 ]
11:00 am17WPATOM: Wednesday Posters - Atomic Spectroscopy  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
11:00 am17WPIR: Wednesday Posters - Infrared Spectroscopy  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
11:00 am17WPMISC: Wednesday Posters  [Exhibit Hall (Summit Pavillion) ]
1:30 pm17ATOM09: ICP-MS for the Analysis of Nanomaterials  [Crystal 2 ]
1:30 pm17AWD02: Lester Strock Award Symposium Honoring Frank Vanhaecke  [Crystal 1 ]
1:30 pm17BIM05: Big Data in Biomedical Analyses  [Nevada 7 ]
1:30 pm17CTP05: Food Safety and Analysis: Issues and Solutions in Implementation in the Developing World  [Crystal 5 ]
1:30 pm17IR10: Ultrafast Two-Dimensionsal Spectroscopy - II  [Carson 1 ]
1:30 pm17LIBS08: Fundamentals of Laser-Induced Plasmas  [Crystal 3 ]
1:30 pm17PAT06: Process Monitoring Emabled Flow API and Continuous Product Manufacture  [Nevada 6 ]
1:30 pm17PMA08: Biologics Characterization from Early to Late Stage Development  [Carson 2 ]
1:30 pm17RAM12: Portable Raman  [Carson 4 ]
1:30 pm17RAM14: Industrial Raman Spectroscopy  [Carson 3 ]
1:30 pm17SPR05: Plasmon-Enhanced Techniques  [Nevada 5 ]
1:30 pm17SURFACE02: Microscopic Methods for Surface Science Problems  [Crystal 4 ]
3:50 pm17ATOM10: Atmospheric-Pressure Plasmas for Optical Mass Spectrometries  [Crystal 2 ]
3:50 pm17AWD10: Bruce R. Kowalski Award in Chemometrics Symposium Honoring Joseph Smith  [Crystal 1 ]
3:50 pm17BIM06: Spectral Analysis of Collagenous Tissues  [Nevada 7 ]
3:50 pm17FORENS03: Proteomics for Forensic Analysis  [Nevada 6 ]
3:50 pm17IR11: Ultrafast Two-Dimensional Spectroscopy-III  [Carson 1 ]
3:50 pm17LIBS09: New Methods and Advancements in LIBS  [Crystal 3 ]
3:50 pm17PMA09: Advances in Micro-Analysis of Biologics  [Carson 2 ]
3:50 pm17RAM13: Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industrial Applications of Raman Spectroscopy  [Carson 3 ]
3:50 pm17RAM20: Raman Optical Activity (ROA)  [Carson 4 ]
3:50 pm17SPR04: Point-of-Care Plasmonics  [Nevada 5 ]
3:50 pm17SURFACE03: Surface Analysis of Environmental Interfaces and Systems  [Crystal 4 ]
Thursday , October 12
8:00 am17PLEN03: ANACHEM Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
8:30 am17PLEN06: AES Electrophoresis Mid Career Award Plenary  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
9:15 am17ACS01: Recent Developments in Atomic Mass Spectrometry  [Crystal 2 ]
9:15 am17AWD03: ANACHEM Award Symposium Honoring Jennifer Brodbelt  [Crystal 1 ]
9:15 am17CHEM04: Multiblock Methods: The Key to Measurement Fusion  [Crystal 5 ]
9:15 am17IR07: Clinical Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy  [Carson 1 ]
9:15 am17LIBS04: LIBS for Pharmaceutical and Biological Analysis  [Crystal 3 ]
9:15 am17MASS04: 'Omics Frontiers: Ion Mobility and Mass Spectrometry  [Nevada 7 ]
9:15 am17NANO04: Nano-Facilitated Sensing  [Nevada 5 ]
9:15 am17PAT02: SAS PAT Technical section: PAT in the Biopharmaceutical Industries - Session II  [Nevada 6 ]
9:15 am17RAM10: Raman Microscopy  [Carson 3 ]
9:15 am17RAM17: Special Pittcon/FACSS Joint Session: Raman Spectroscopy for Security and Forensics Purposes  [Carson 4 ]
9:15 am17SPECIAL02: Modern Techniques in Microscopy  [Crystal 4 ]
11:00 am17THPFORENS: Thursday Posters - Forensics  [Grand Salon ]
11:00 am17THPMASS: Thursday Posters - Mass Spectrometry  [Grand Salon ]
11:00 am17THPMICRO: Thursday Posters - Microscopy and Imaging  [Grand Salon ]
11:00 am17THPNANO: Thursday Posters - Nanotechnology  [Grand Salon ]
11:00 am17THPPMA: Thursday Posters - Pharmaceutical Analysis  [Grand Salon ]
11:00 am17THPRAM: Thursday Posters - Raman  [Grand Salon ]
1:30 pm17AWD06: AES Electrophoresis Award Symposium Honoring R. Scott Martin  [Crystal 1 ]
1:30 pm17CHEM05: New Developments in Calibration Methods  [Crystal 5 ]
1:30 pm17FORENS04: Special Pittcon/FACSS Joint Session: Forensic Analysis in the Lab and at the Crime Scene  [Nevada 6 ]
1:30 pm17IR08: Towards Point-of-Care Testing with Raman Spectroscopy  [Carson 1 ]
1:30 pm17LIBS11: Field Application of LIBS  [Crystal 3 ]
1:30 pm17MASS05: Recent Advances in Oligosaccharide Analysis by Mass Spectrometry  [Nevada 7 ]
1:30 pm17NANO05: Imaging and Sensing Applications of Atomic Precision NanoClusters  [Nevada 5 ]
1:30 pm17RAM03: Raman Imaging & Microscopy II  [Carson 3 ]
1:30 pm17RAM16: Pharmaceutical Raman  [Carson 4 ]
1:30 pm17SPECIAL04: Celebrating the FACSS membership of the Austrian Society of Analytical Chemistry (ASAC)  [Crystal 4 ]
3:50 pm17AWD08: FACSS Innovation Award Symposium  [Tahoe Ballroom ]
Friday , October 13
7:50 am17SPECIAL05: Closing Session: The New Vision of Analytical Science by the World  [Tahoe Ballroom ]