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:

Monday , October 9

17AWD07: Spectroscopy’s Emerging Leader in Molecular Spectroscopy Award Symposium Honoring Russ Algar

Location: Crystal 1
10:50 am
Investigations of plasmon-enhanced fluorescence and Förster Resonant Energy Transfer in composite multilayer nanoparticles
Plasmon-enhanced luminescence is getting more and more attention as a means to alter and even tailor the optical properties of luminescent nanoparticles for biosensing purposes.
Denis Boudreau1, Jérémie Asselin1, Samuel Ouellet1, Josée Richard-Daniel1, Nicolas Fontaine1; 1Université Laval
11:10 am
Engineering and Imaging Excitons for Brain Imaging of Modulatory Neurotransmitters
Pre-clinical models for psychiatric drugs are lacking. Our nanosensors image antidepressants in the living brain.
Markita Landry1, Abraham Beyene1, Jackson Travis Del Bonis O'Donnell1, Ralph Henry Page1; 1University of California Berkeley
11:30 am
A Single Tb-to-Quantum Dot FRET Pair for Temporally Multiplexed Detection of Nucleic Acids.
Paving the way for biosensing with unprecedented high order multplexing capabilities
Xue QIU1, Jiajia GUO1, Zongwen JIN2, Igor L. Medintz3, Niko Hildebrandt1; 1Université Paris-Sud, 2Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Integration Technol, 3Naval Research Laboratory
11:50 am
Fabrication of enzyme-powered 3D DNA nanomachine for rapid detection of nucleic acids and single nucleotide variants
Feng Li1, Xiaolong Yang1, Sean Mason1, Zechen Yu1, Yanan Tang1; 1Brock University
12:10 pm
Focusing Light Energy with DNA Nanostructures
Igor Medintz1; 1US Naval Research Laboratory

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