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:

Thursday , October 12

17NANO04: Nano-Facilitated Sensing

Location: Nevada 5
9:15 am
New Strategies for Surface-Enhanced Sensing: Carbenes as Thiol Replacements and Hyper-Raman Based Detection
A new strategy for surface-modification in SERS-based sensors.
Jon Camden1; 1University of Notre Dame
9:35 am
Doped Lanthanum Hafnates as Scintillating Materials for High-Energy Photon Detection
Exploration of complex oxide nanocrystals as scintillating materials
Yuanbing Mao1, Kareem Wahid1, Madhab Pokhrel1; 1University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
9:55 am
Mechanically deforming nanoparticles and impressing deformation patterns
Jeffrey Anker1, Fathima Ameer1, Meenakshi Ranasinghe1, Shilpa Varahagiri1, Daniel Willet1, Yimei Wen1, George Chumanov1; 1Clemson University, Chemistry Department
10:15 am
SERS headspace sampling for a polysulfide cyanide antidote
Differential control of temperatures in SERS headspace sampling.
David Thompson1, Md Nure Alam1, Reece Thompson1, Joie Games1; 1Sam Houston State University
10:35 am
Planar Array Substrate Based Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy: Effect of Metal Types and Geometries on Enhancement and Thermodynamics of Binding
Demostrates that binding thermodynamics should be considered on par with SERS enhancement to chose the best metal for SERS.
Ashish Tripathi1, Erik D. Emmons1, Augustus W. Fountain III1, Jason A. Guicheteau1; 1US Army RDECOM ECBC