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

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

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

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

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

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

17MPRAM: Monday Posters - Raman

Location: Reno Ballroom
9:45 am
Photo oxidative stabillity study of active layers in bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaics by micro-RAMAN spectroscopy.
New insights on the mechanism of degradation in organic photovoltaics
Vasilis Gregoriou, Christos Chochos1, Michalis Spanos1; 1National Hellenic Research Foundation (NHRF)
Poster Number: 33
9:45 am
Maximizing performance and reducing variability for a SERS substrate self-assembled hot spot array developed by HP based on nanofingers
Robust, repeatable results with self-assembled SERS hot spot substrates by HP.
Milo Overbay1, Michael Delos-Reyes1, Steven Barcelo1, Christopher N. Young1, Anita Rogacs1; 1HP
Poster Number: 34
9:45 am
Time Domain Diffuse Raman Instrumentation based on a TCSPC camera for depth analysis of diffusive media
A precursor that demonstrates the future of Time resolved diffuse Raman spectroscopy for depth probing of biological media
Sanathana Konugolu Venkata Sekar1, Sara Mosca1, Gianluca Valentini12, Werner Zuschratter3, Rainer Erdmann4, Antonio Pifferi12; 1Dept. physics, Politecnico di milano, Milan, italy, 2Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Milan, Italy, 3Leibniz Inst. for Neurobiology, Magdeburg, Germany
Poster Number: 35
9:45 am
Spectrochemical detection of chemical analytes in microfluidic systems
Microfluidic systems to study catalytic systems coupled with electrochemistry is explored.
Nalin Andersen1, Kateryna Artyushkova1, Ivana Matanovic1, Plamen Atanassov1; 1University of New Mexico
Poster Number: 36
9:45 am
Through-skin analysis of quality parameters in intact fish using spatially offset Raman spectroscopy
Fish breeding and farming would benefit from SORS for quality assessment of live/slaughtered fish
Ulrike Böcker1, Nils Kristian Afseth1, Jens Petter Wold1, Chris Welsby2, Pavel Matousek23; 1Nofima , 2Cobalt Light Systems, 3Central Laser Facility, STFC Rutherford Appleton
Poster Number: 37
9:45 am
Fabrication and Evaluation of Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Substrates of Gold Nanoparticles Embedded in a Polymer Matrix
Reproducible and Stable SERS substrate of aqueous AuNPs for detection and filed testing including pharmaceutical industries.
Md Shah Alam, Mary Tecklenburg; 1Central Michigan University
Poster Number: 38
9:45 am
Raman Spectroscopy for Undergraduate Laboratories
It introduces a complete undergraduate Raman education package of instrument, software and labs.
Alexander Osterbaan1, Justin Shorb2, Stacey Carrier2, Giora Proskurowski3; 1Hope College, 2Hellma USA, 3MarqMetrix
Poster Number: 39
9:45 am
Experimental artifacts influencing polarization sensitive magneto-Raman spectroscopy
The work presents the strength of magneto-Raman spectroscopy and the factors to be considered.
Komalavalli Thirunavukkuarasu1, Zhenguang Lu2, Liqin Su3, Yifei Yu4, Linyou Cao4, Mariana Ballotin2, Peter Christianen2, Yong Zhang3, Dmitry Smirnov2; 1Florida A&M University, , 2National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, 3University of North Carolina Charlotte
Poster Number: 40
9:45 am
SEHRS of Rhodamine Derivatives as a Probe of Two-Photon Properties
Jake Olson1, Jon Camden1; 1University of Notre Dame
Poster Number: 41