2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Modeling Ionic Liquids for Better Designs
Corie Horwood (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA)
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Shobha Sharma (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India) "Interfacial Structure of Room Temperature Ionic Liquids (RTILs) at Neutral and Charged Carbon Electrodes: A Molecular Dynamics Investigation of Cationic Tail Modification"
4:00 pm - 4:10 pm
4:10 pm - 4:25 pm
Krystal House (Rutgers University, USA) "Does Ionic Liquid Interfacial Structure Persist at High Temperature?"
4:25 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Understanding the Structure and Interface in Ionic Liquids
Hemant Choudhary (The University of Alabama, USA)
7:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Dilek Yalcin (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia) "Lyotropic Liquid Crystal Phase Behavior of Cetyltrimethylammonium Bromide (CTAB) in Ternary Protic Ionic Liquid Containing Solvents"
7:45 pm - 7:55 pm
7:55 pm - 8:10 pm
Oliver Hammond (University of Bath, United Kingdom) "Nanostructure of Deep Eutectic Solvents and DES-Water Mixtures: Advanced Ionic Liquids or Saltwater Solvents?"
8:10 pm - 8:20 pm
8:20 pm - 8:35 pm
Matthias Lexow (Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany) "Study of the IL/Solid Interface and Thin Film Growth Using Angle-Resolved XPS"
8:35 pm - 8:45 pm
8:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Seungmin Oh (University of Texas at Austin, USA) "Cation Anion Interactions of Aprotic Heterocyclic Anions (AHAs) in Triethyl-Octylphosphonium Based Ionic Liquids and Effects on Local Structures and Physiochemical Properties"
9:00 pm - 9:10 pm
9:10 pm - 9:25 pm
Pinar Aydogan Gokturk (Bilkent University, Turkey) "Electrowetting of Nonaqueous Liquids Revisited by XPS"
9:25 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Designing Ionic Liquids Today for Tomorrow's Applications
Geetha Srinivasan (Queen's University Ionic Liquid Laboratories, United Kingdom)
9:00 am - 9:15 am
Colin Kang (Monash University, Australia) "High Nitrogen Solubility Ionic Liquids for Electrochemical Nitrogen Reduction"
9:15 am - 9:25 am
9:25 am - 9:40 am
Lais Ferreira (The University of Nottingham, United Kingdom) "Ionic Liquids as Electrolytes for Next Generation Batteries"
9:40 am - 9:50 am
9:50 am - 10:05 am
Meike Leu (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom) "Fe-Based Magnetic Ionic Liquids: Synthesis, Characterization and Application for Carbon Dioxide Fixation"
10:05 am - 10:15 am
10:15 am - 10:30 am
Emmanuel Varona-Torres (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA) "Matrix-Effect-Free Determination of BTEX in Variable Soil Compositions Using Room Temperature Ionic Liquid Co-Solvents in Static Headspace Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry"
10:30 am - 10:40 am
10:40 am - 10:55 am
Aidan Jowett (University of New South Wales, Australia) "Ionic Liquid/Carbon Dioxide Systems for Synthesis and Product Isolation"
10:55 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: Discovering Post-PhD Career Options for Young and Early Career Scientists
Paula Berton (University of Calgary, Canada) and Betul Uralcan (Princeton University, USA)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Finding a Scientific Career in Academia, Government Research and Industry
Jason Hallett (Imperial College London, United Kingdom)
Robin Rogers (The University of Alabama, USA)
Anja Mudring (University of Stockholm, Sweden)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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