ACS Publications. ICCAS


Innovation in Molecular Science -
Beijing, China | Oct 23-25, 2016

Agenda at a Glance

The ACS Publications Symposium, Innovation in Molecular Science will focus on communicating cutting edge chemistry and connecting top researchers around the globe on topics such as properties and functions of materials, molecular self-assembly & function, molecular catalysis & selective synthesis, new materials at the interface of chemistry & biosciences, and sustainable chemistry & energy, among others.

ACS Publications Symposium – At a Glance

Oct 23
Oct 24
Oct 25
Sunday, Oct 23 1
Monday, Oct 24 2
Tuesday, Oct 25 3
clock07:00 – 08:00 Registration
clock14:00 – 14:15 Opening Remarks
clock14:15 – 17:50 Plenary 1 - Functional Molecular Materials
clock14:15 – 15:00 KEYNOTE: From Discrete Metal Complexes and Coordination Motifs to Supramolecular Assmebly, Nanostrucutres and Functions VIVIAN YAM, University of Hong Kong, China
clock15:00 – 15:30 Ferroelectric Molecular Magnets and Single-Ion Magnets SONG GAO, Peking University, China
clock15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
clock16:00 – 16:30 Designed Construction of Zeolitic Nanoprous Materials JIHONG YU, Jilin University, China
clock16:30 – 17:00 Interfacing Nanomaterials with Biology: Applications in Therapeutics and Diagnostics VINCENT ROTELLO, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
clock17:00 – 17:30 Stimuli-Responsive Functional Supramolecular Systems HE TIAN, East China University of Science and Technology, China
clock17:30 – 17:40 Quinoid-Type Optoelectronic Materials ZHU XIAOZHANG, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock17:40 – 17:50 Supramolecular Studies on PDI- and NDI-based Opto-electronic Materials ZHAO DAHUI, Peking University, China
clock17:50 – 18:00 Optimizing the Nanostructure of Electrode Materials for Improved Battery Performance CAO ANMIN, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock18:00 – 18:10 Three-dimensional Protonic Conductivity in Porous Organic Cage Solids LIU MING, University of Liverpool, UK
clock19:30 – 20:30 Welcome Dinner and Lecture by Prof. Yongjun Chen from National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
clock08:30 – 12:25 Plenary 2 - Molecular Catalysis and Selective Synthesis
clock08:30 – 09:15 KEYNOTE: Iron Catalysis for Organic Synthesis EIICHI NAKAMURA, University of Tokyo, Japan
clock09:15 – 09:45 Cooperative Catalysis in Asymmetric Synthesis and CO2 Transformation KUILING DING, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, China
clock09:45 – 10:15 Photocatalytic Water Dissociation on Oxide Surfaces XUEMING YANG, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock10:15 – 10:45 Coffee Break
clock10:45 – 11:15 Asymmetric Catalysis with Peptides and Other Bioinspired Catalysts HELMA WENNEMERS, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
clock11:15 – 11:45 Privileged Chiral Spiro Catalysts QI-LIN ZHOU, Nankai University, China
clock11:45 – 11:55 Bio-inspired Chiral Primary Amine Catalysts SANZHONG LUO, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock11:55 – 12:05 Does Each Atom Count in the Reactivity of Vanadia Nano-Clusters? HE SHENGGUI, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock12:05 – 12:15 From Molecular Catalysis to Functional Materials: The Versatile Toolbox of Functional Insertion Polynorbornenes JEROME CLAVERIE, Sherbrooke University, Canada
clock12:15 – 12:25 Ligand-Controlled Cobalt-Catalyzed Transfer Hydrogenation of Alkynes: Stereodivergent Synthesis of Z- and E-Alkenes QIANG LIU, Tsinghua University, China
clock12:25 – 14:00 Lunch & Poster Session 1
clock14:00 – 18:00 Plenary 3 - Supramolecular Self-Assembly
clock14:00 – 14:45 KEYNOTE: Designing Function in Porous Molecular Solids Andrew I. Cooper, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
clock14:45 – 15:15 Surface Molecular-Assembly Engineering: Method and STM Imaging LI-JUN WAN, University of Science and Technology of China/ICCAS, China
clock15:15 – 15:45 Abiological Self-Assembly: Predesigned Metallacycles and Metallacages via Coordination PETER J. STANG, University of Utah, USA
clock15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break
clock16:15 – 16:45 Neopatterning of Semiconductor Surfaces with Self-Assembling Block Copolymers: Polymers and Plasmonics JILLIAN BURIAK, University of Alberta, Canada
clock16:45 – 17:15 Supramolecular Free Radicals XI ZHANG, Tsinghua University, China
clock17:15 – 17:25 Carbon Electrode-Molecule Junctions: A Reliable Platform for Molecular Electronics GUO XUEFENG, Peking University, China
clock17:25 – 17:35 Functional Bistable Rotaxanes: Synthesis, Function and Controllable Self-Assembly QU DA-HUI, East China University of Science and Technology, China
clock17:35 – 17:45 Stimuli-Responsive Functional Materials via Hierarchical Self-Assembly Involving Coordination Interactions YANG HAI-BO, East China Normal University, China
clock17:45 – 17:55 Hydrogen-Bonded Supuramolecular Polymer-Based Fluorescent Nanoparticles QING-ZHENG YANG, Beijing Normal University, China
clock18:30 – 20:00 Evening Event
clock08:30 – 12:10 Plenary 4 - The Chemistry-Biology Interface
clock08:30 – 09:00 Interrogating DNA Structure and Folding Dynamics with a Protein Nanopore CYNTHIA J. BURROWS, University of Utah, USA
clock09:00 – 09:30 DNA Nanostructure and Networks for Molecular Medicine WEIHONG TAN, Hunan University, China and University of Florida, USA
clock09:30 – 10:00 Diverse Ways to Control Biological Networks LUHUA LAI, Peking University, China
clock10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
clock10:30 – 11:00 Magnetic Nanoparticles: A Precision Tool for Cell Imaging and Activations JINWOO CHEON, Yonsei University, South Korea
clock11:00 – 11:30 Molecular Mechanism Analyses of Toxicities of Nanomaterial & Nanomedicine: Nano-Bio Interface Interactions YULIANG ZHAO, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China
clock11:30 – 11:40 Design of Optical Functional Conjugated Molecules for Sensing and Biomedical Applications WANG SHU, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock11:40 – 11:50 Harnessing Intracellular Protein Chemistry for Precision Nanomedicine WANG MING, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock11:50 – 12:00 Pathological Condition Driven Polymeric Self-Assembly for Drug Delivery and Bioimaging WANG HAO, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China
clock12:00 – 12:10 Self-Assembly of Organic Molecules for Bioimaging and Cancer Therapy XIE ZHIGANG, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock12:10 – 12:20 Deep Cavitand Acts as a Fluorescence Displacement Sensor for Lysine Methylation ZHONG WENWAN, University of California, Riverside, USA
clock12:20 – 14:00 Lunch & Poster Session 2
clock14:00 – 18:00 Plenary 5: Sustainable Chemistry and Energy
clock14:00 – 14:45 KEYNOTE: CO + H20 + Sunlight --> Chemical Fuels + O2 PEIDONG YANG, University of California Berkeley, USA
clock14:45 – 15:15 Conversion of CO2 and Biomass into Chemical and Energy Materials BUXING HAN, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock15:15 – 15:45 Coffee Break
clock15:45 – 16:15 Chemistry of and Catalysis by Nanoparticles SCOTT ANDERSON, University of Utah, USA
clock16:15 – 16:45 Two-Dimension-Conjugated Polymer Donor Materials for Polymer Solar Cells YONGFANG LI, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
clock16:45 – 17:30 Panel Discussion: Future Challenges for the Field
clock17:30 – 17:45 Poster Prize Award Presentation
clock17:45 – 18:00 Closing Remarks