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

17THPMASS: Thursday Posters - Mass Spectrometry

Location: Grand Salon
11:00 am
Microwave-Assisted Electrospray Ionization (µAESI)
Explore the mechanisms of ion generation in ESI upon a microwave focused field.
Maria Rivera1, Jaime Orejas-Ibanez1, Andrew Schwartz1, Steven Ray1; 1University at Buffalo
Poster Number: 10
11:00 am
The use of a capillary dielectric barrier discharge ionization (DBDI) source for spatially-resolved measurements of cholesterol in mouse brains
MS imaging of cholesterol would be a powerful tool for the study of Alzheimer’s disease
Mercede Erickson1, Isabella James 1, Richard Carson1, John C Price1, Paul B Farnsworth1; 1Brigham Young University
Poster Number: 11
11:00 am
Monitoring Sulfonate Ester Potential Genotoxic Impurities in Pharmaceuticals by GCMS and LCMS
Overview of GC/LC-MS for Sulfonate Ester PGIs in Pharmaceuticals; Difficult Case Study
Joseph Snodgrass1, Shunyan Mo1, David Moon1, Ricardo Borjas1; 1Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Poster Number: 5
11:00 am
Detailed molecular composition analysis of middle distillates using GC×GC-TOFMS; A tool to upgrade low value refinery streams
The submitted abstract includes an extensive method development using Two dimensional gas chromatography coupled with Time-of-Flight mass detector for detailed hydrocarbon analysis of petroleum middle distilates. Finally results are validated with ASTM D
Kalicharan Chattopadhyay1, Anil Yadav1, Dheer Singh1, Anju Chopra1, J Christopher 1, G. S. Kapur1; 1R & D Centre, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, India.
Poster Number: 6
11:00 am
Charge Transfer Dissociation (CTD) Mass Spectrometry of Sulfated Oligosaccharides
CTD is a novel mass spectrometric technique that provides unambiguous structural characterization of complex oligosaccharides.
Zachary Sasiene1, Praneeth Mendis1, Glen Jackson1; 1West Virginia University
Poster Number: 7
11:00 am
Measurement of Material Properties from Levitated Micron Sized Particles
A method to sensitively measure material properties from micron sized, levitated particles.
Matthew Hart1, Vasanthi Sivaprakasam1, Jozsef Czege1, Jay Eversole1; 1Naval Research Laboratory
Poster Number: 8
11:00 am
Identification of Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. gallolyticus TX20005 (biotype I) competence stimulating peptide pheromone
Identifying a emerging pathogen
Anthony Harrington1; 1University of Nevada, Reno
Poster Number: 9