Physical, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Division Representatives

David Bryce, University of Ottawa
Natalie Goto, University of Ottawa

Symposia, Organizers and Invited Speakers

Advances in Raman Spectroscopy and Imaging of Synthetic and Biological Materials - joint with BM

Organizers:
Sidney Omelon, University of Ottawa
Fabio Variola, University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
Nicole J Crane, Naval Medical Research Center, USA
Andreas Ruediger, Institut national de la recherche scientifique
Li-Lin Tay, National Research Council Canada

Advances in Biological Imaging and Spectroscopy - joint with BM

Organizers:
Gonzalo Cosa, McGill University 
Linda Johnston, National Research Council Canada
Christopher Yip, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Mark Bates, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany
Robert Campbell, University of Alberta
John Dutcher, University of Guelph
Cecile Fradin, McMaster University
Kathleen Gough, University of Manitoba
Claudiu Gradinaru, University of Toronto
Belinda Heyne, University of Calgary
Paul de Konick, Université Laval
Sabrina Lesley, McGill University
Jose Moran-Mirabel, McMaster University
Andrew Pelling, University of Ottawa
Sarah Veatch, University of Michigan, USA

Computational Chemistry: Methods and Applications

Organizers:
Nick Mosey, Queen's University
Chris Rowley, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Invited Speakers:
Drew Bennett, University of Waterloo
Wes Borden, University of North Texas, USA
Tucker Carrington, Queen’s University
Qiang Cui, University of Wisconsin, USA
Rebecca Davis, University of Manitoba
Radu Iftimie, Université de Montréal
Artur Izmaylov, University of Toronto
Guillaume Lamoureux, Concordia University
Tom Markland, Stanford University, USA
David Mazziotti, University of Chicago, USA
Shane Parker, University of California - Irvine, USA
P. N. Roy, University of Waterloo
Viktor Staroverov, Western University
Tom Woo, University of Ottawa

General Physical/Theoretical/Computational Session

Organizers:
David Bryce
, University of Ottawa
Natalie Goto, University of Ottawa

Physical and Biophysical Mass Spectrometry - joint with AN

Organizers:
John Klassen
, University of Alberta
Paul Mayer, University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
Travis Fridgen, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Lars Konermann, Western University
Brandon Ruotolo, Michigan University, USA

Probing Nonadiabatic Molecular Dynamics

Organizers:
Francois Légaré
, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique
Albert Stolow, University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
Vitali Averbukh, Imperial College, UK
Patrick Ayotte, Université de Sherbrooke
Paul Brumer, University of Toronto
Majed Chergui, EPFL, Switzerland
Oliver Gessner, Lawrence Berkeley Lab, USA
Pat Kambhampati, McGill University
Serguei Patchkovskii, Max-Born-Institute, Germany
Brad Siwick, McGill University
Iain Wilkinson, Helmholtz Institute, Germany

Solid-state NMR

Organizers:
Andreas Brinkmann, National Research Council Canada
David Bryce, University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
Christian Bonhomme, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Darren Brouwer, Redeemer University College
Lyndon Emsley, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France
Gillian Goward, McMaster University
Philip Grandinetti, Ohio State University, USA
Kenneth Harris, Cardiff University, UK
Yining Huang, Western University
Chris Jaroniec, Ohio State University, USA
John Ripmeester, NRC
Klaus Schmidt-Rohr, Brandeis University, USA
Robert Schurko, University of Windsor
Mark Smith, Lancaster University, UK
Suzana Straus, University of British Columbia
Roderick Wasylishen, University of Alberta
Gang Wu, Queen’s University
Josef Zwanziger, Dalhousie University

Solution NMR: Biomolecular Structure, Dynamics and Function - joint with BM

Organizers:
Natalie Goto,
University of Ottawa
Giuseppe Melacini, McMaster University

Invited Speakers:
Katherine Borden, Université de Montréal
Oleg Dmitriev, University of Saskatchewan
Kalle Gehring, McGill University
Voula Kanelis, University of Toronto Mississauga
Linda K Nicholson, Cornell University, USA
James Omichinski, Université de Montréal
Michael Overduin, University of Birmingham, UK
Leo Spyracopoulos, University of Alberta

Ultrafast Nonadiabatic Dynamics

Organizers:
Paul Hockett
, National Research Council Canada
Michael Schuurman, National Research Council Canada

Invited Speakers:
Ingo Fischer, University of Wurzburg, Germany
Gabriel Hanna University of Alberta
Artur Izmaylov University of Toronto
Horst Köppel, Heidelberg University, Germany 
Hans-Peter Loock, Queen's University
Spiridoula Matsika Temple University, USA
Ron Steer University of Saskatchewan
Jan Verlet Durham University, UK

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