Presentations

Canisius Undergraduates in Bold

D. A. Xenos and S. E. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick?  Impact of Mutations on Global Regulator BosR,” 253rd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

W. B. Swanson, J. R. Verdi, and M. Kozik, “Further Investigation of Transition Metal Substituted Polyoxotungstates in Non-Polar Solvents using 2D DOSY 31P NMR and Density Functional Theory,” 253rd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

J. J. Rutowski, A. J. Berardi, S. T. Caico, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Toward Novel Nanomaterials for 19F Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Contrast Agents,” 10th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2017.

F. Gentile, I. Kozik, and T. M. Gregg, “Substituent Effects in Aldol Reaction Rates,” 10th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2017.

R. M. Becht and J. L. Steinbacher, “Developing Experiments for a Materials Chemistry Laboratory Course,” 10th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2017.

W. B. Swanson, J. R. Verdi, and M. Kozik, “Further Investigation of Transition Metal Substituted Polyoxotungstates in Non-Polar Solvents using 2D DOSY 31P NMR and Density Functional Theory,” 10th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2017.

B. Russ, C. Tumiel, and P. Sheridan, “The Pure Rotational Spectrum of KO:  A Possible Circumstellar Molecule” 10th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2017.

G. Johal, J. Congilosi, and P. M. Schaber, “Adulterated Orange Juice: An Introduction to Analytical Chemistry Through Use of High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and the Case Study Approach,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

J. Congilosi, G. Johal, and P. M. Schaber, “Brewing vs. Super Critical Fluid Extraction (SFE) and High Performance Liquid Chromatographic (HPLC) Determination of Caffeine and Trigonelline in Roasted, Slightly Roasted, and Unroasted Coffee Beans,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

J. Lesh, T. Utz, J. Fodero, and M. O’Sullivan, “Synthesis of Aryl-Guanidino Spermidine Conjugates as Potential Trypanothione Reductase Inhibitors,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

L. Evans, C. Binns, and S. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick: Impact of Mutations on Global Regulator BosR,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

J. lannuzzelli, K. P. Vu, and T. M. Gregg, “Investigation of Silver and Gold Catalysis for Cyclopropanation of Allenylsilanes,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

W. B. Swanson, and M. Kozik, “Direct 2D DOSY NMR Evidence for Oligomer Formation by Transition-Metal Substituted Polyoxotungstates in Nonpolar Solvents,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

N. Fusco, T. Tumiel, and S. Szczepankiewicz, “Photochemical Reduction Mechanism of SiW11Co6 in Nonpolar Solvents,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

S. Fitzgerald, J. J. Rutowski, and J. L. Steinbacher, “A Library of Fluorinated Electrophiles for Chemical Tagging – Toward a 19F MRI Contrast Agent Based on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles,” 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2016.

G. Johal, K. Murphy, and P. M. Schaber, “Method Development and Determination of Heavy Metal concentration in Western New York (WNY) Soil,” 9th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2016.

C. Binns, G. Budziszewski, D. Krasinski, D. Xenos, and S. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick: Impact of Mutations on Global Regulator BosR,” 9th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2016.

W. B. Swanson, and M. Kozik, “Direct 2D DOSY NMR and Computational Evidence for Oligomer Formation by Keggin and Weakley Structure Transition-Metal Substituted Polyoxotungstates in Nonpolar Solvents,” 9th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2016.

J. J. Rutowski, L. Z. Miller, J. A. Binns, G. Orts-Gil, D. T. McQuade, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Photocatalysis of Titania Nanoparticle/Silica Microparticle Composites Prepared via Microfluidics,” 9th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2016.

S. Fitzgerald, J. J. Rutowski, J. A. Binns, J. M. Schnitter, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Toward a Multifunctional 19F MRI Contrast Agent Based on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles,” 8th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2015.

C. B. Tumiel, J. J. Lesh, and P. M. Sheridan, “Laser Excitation Spectroscopy of CaO2CH and CaO2CCH3,” 8th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2015.

L. Evans, G. Budziszewski, and S. E. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick? Impact of Amino Acid Mutations on DNA Binding of Master Regulator, BoSR,” 8th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Buffalo, NY, 2015.

S. Fitzgerald, J. J. Rutowski, J. A. Binns, J. E. Hitro, J. M. Schnitter, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Toward a Multifunctional 19F MRI Contrast Agent Based on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles,” Northeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Ithaca, NY, 2015.

L. N. Zack, M. P. Bucchino, M. K. L. Binns, J. P. Young, P. M. Sheridan, and L. M. Ziurys, “Hyperfine Resolved Pure Rotational Spectroscopy of ScN, YN, and BaNH (X1Σ+): Insight Into Metal-Nitrogen Bonding,” 70th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2015.

M. Bucchino, J. Young, P. Sheridan, and L. Ziurys, “Millimeter-wave Studies of the Isotopologues of IZnCH3 (X1A1):  Geometric Parameters and Evidence for Zinc Insertion,” 69th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2014.

D. Clouthier, R. Grimminger, B. Jin, and P. Sheridan, “The X2BO and X2BS (X = Hydrogen or Halogen) Free Radicals,” 69th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2014.

J. L. Steinbacher, J. E. Hitro, J. A. Heck, J. A. Binns, and J. M. Schnitter, “Toward a Multifunctional 19F MRI Contrast Agent Based on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles,” 7th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, University at Buffalo, NY, 2014.

A. Dannenhoffer, S. Sweeney, M. Kozik, and S. Szczepankiewicz, Characterization of Transition Metal Substituted Polyoxometalates in Aprotic Solvents and Their Activity Toward Carbon Dioxide Reduction,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

A. Cherny, L. Evans, A. Fleck, E. A. Geyer, and S. E. Evans, "What Makes Lyme Disease Tick?  Impact of BosR Mutations on its DNA Binding Properties," 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

J. L. Steinbacher, J. E. Hitro, J. A. Heck, J. A. Binns, and J. M. Schnitter, “Toward a Multifunctional 19F MRI Contrast Agent Based on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

J. A. Heck, J. E. Hitro, J. A. Binns, J. M. Schnitter., and J. L. Steinbacher, “Synthesis of Stimuli-Responsive Linkers for Use in Silica Multifunctional Drug-Delivery Agents,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

J. L. Steinbacher and C. C. Landry, “Adsorption and Release of siRNA from Porous Silica,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

C. Trueman and P. M. Schaber, “Hit and Run and the Case of the Fatigue Pins:  Introducing Analytical Chemistry Across the Curriculum Using the Case Study Approach,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2014.

S. E. Evans, “Pursuing Academic Positions at Undergraduate Institutions,” Invited Lecture for Postdoctoral Fellow Association, University of Buffalo, NY, 2013

M. P. Bucchino, J. P. Young, P. M. Sheridan, and L. M. Ziurys, “Laboratory Detection of IZnCH3 (X1A1):  Further Evidence for Zinc Insertion,” 68th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2013.

M. P. Bucchino, J. P. Young, P. M. Sheridan, D. W. Ewing, and L. M. Ziurys, “Further Studies of Potassium-Bearing Molecules:  The Millimeter-Wave Spectrum of KSH (X1Aʹ),” 68th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2013.

D. J. Fortman, R. F. Algera, and T. M. Gregg, "Cyclopropanation-Cross-Coupling Strategy Employing Novel Protected Allenyl Boronic Acids," 6th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2013. 

J. P. Young, P. M. Sheridan, M. P. Bucchino, and L. M. Ziurys, “Millimeter-Wave Spectroscopy of IZnCH3,” 6th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2013. 

J. E. Hitro, J. A. Heck, J. A. Binns, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Synthesis of Stimuli-Responsive Linkers for Use in Multifunctional, Silica Drug-Delivery Agents,” 6th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Niagara University, NY, 2013. 

A. Dannenhoffer, N. Pantano, S. Szczepankiewicz, and M. Kozik, “P-31 DOSY NMR Evidence for Oligomer Formation by Transition Metal Substituted Polyoxometalates in Nonpolar Solvents,” 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2013.

D. J. Fortman, R. F. Algera, and T. M. Gregg, "Cyclopropanation-Cross-Coupling Strategy Employing Novel Protected Allenyl Boronic Acids," 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2013.

E. A. Geyer and S. E. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick?  Preparation and Characterization of the Global Regulator, BosR,” 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2013.

A. Dannenhoffer, N. Pantano, S. H. Szczepankiewicz, and M. Kozik, “NMR Evidence for Oligomer Formation by Transition Metal Substituted Polyoxometalates in Nonpolar Solvents,” 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2013.

P. M. Sheridan, M. K. L. Binns, J. P. Young, M. P. Bucchino, and L. M. Ziurys, “Fourier Transform Microwave Spectroscopy of Alkali Metal Hydrosulfides:  Detection of KSH,” 67th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH, 2012.

J. E. Hitro, J. A. Heck, J. A. Binns, Z. M. Falls, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Stimuli-Responsive Linkers for use in Silica Theranostic Materials and Application to 19F MRI ‘Switch-On’ Imaging,” 38th ACS Northeastern Regional Meeting, Rochester, NY, 2012.

E. A. Geyer and S. E. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick?  Preparation and Characterization of the Global Regulator, BosR,” 38th ACS Northeastern Regional Meeting, Rochester, NY, 2012.

J. E. Hitro, J. A. Heck, J. A. Binns, Z. M. Falls, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Stimuli-Responsive Linkers for use in Silica Theranostic Materials and Application to 19F MRI ‘Switch-On’ Imaging,” 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2012.

R. F. Algera, D. J. Fortman, and T. M. Gregg, "Cyclopropanation-Cross-Coupling Strategy for the Synthesis of Chiral Alkylidene Cyclopropanes,” 5th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Canisius College, NY, 2012.

E. A. Geyer and S. E. Evans, “What Makes Lyme Disease Tick?  Preparation and Characterization of the Global Regulator, BosR,” 5th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Canisius College, NY, 2012.

M. K. L. Binns, J. P. Young, and P. M. Sheridan, “Fourier Transform Microwave Spectroscopy of Alkali Metal Hydrosulfides:  Detection of KSH,” 5th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Canisius College, NY, 2012.

Z. M. Falls, J. E. Hitro, and J. L. Steinbacher, “Synthesis of Stimuli-Responsive Linkers for Use in Multifunctional, Silica Drug-Delivery Agents,” 5th ACS Western New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Canisius College, NY, 2012.

R. F. Algera, D. J. Fortman, and T. M. Gregg,"Cyclopropanation-Cross-Coupling Strategy for the Synthesis of Chiral Alkylidene Cyclopropanes," 243rd ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2012.