Technical Presentations

 

Technical Presentations given by ArboraNano Project Leaders and researchers at various conferences (not including ArboraNano Semi-Annual Meetings where all Project Leaders are required to present their progress) are presented in alphabetical order by Project Code.  

 

INRS-001-Lacroix

Lacroix, M., The Use of Cellulose Nanocrystals in Food Packaging, presented at the International Symposium on Wood, Fibre and Pulp Chemistry (ISWFPC), Vancouver, June 12-14, 2013.

Salmieri, S., Encapsulation of natural antimicrobial agents into poly(lactic acid)-nanocrystalline cellulose (PLA-NCC) supramolecular  nanocomposite films to improve the shelf life of food  products, presented at the FIBRE Network Conference, Cornwall, ON, May 13-16, 2013.

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MCG-001-Andrews

Andrews, M.P., Green Photonics from Nanocrystalline Cellulose, presented at the International Symposium on Wood, Fibre and Pulp Chemistry (ISWFPC), Vancouver, June 12-14, 2013.

Andrews, M. P. and Morse, T.,  Functional Composites from Nanocrystalline Cellulose,  presented at the Materials Research Society Conference NN16.04, Symposium on Multifunctional Biomaterials, San Francisco, April 5, 2013.

Zhang, Y.-P., Chodavarapu, V., Kirk, A. and Andrews, M.P., Humidity colorimetric indicators from nanocrystalline cellulose, presented at Conférence NanoQuébec 2012, Nanotechnologies: sources d’innovation et de compétitivité, Montréal, March 20-21, 2012.

Andrews, M.P., Zhang, R., Morse, T., Kirk, A. and Chodavarapu, V., Optics and spectroscopy of liquid and solid phase surface-modified nanocrystalline cellulose, presented at ACS 85th Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Montréal, June 19-22, 2011.

Zhang, Y.P., Chodavarapu, V., Kirk, A.G. and Andrews, M.P., Nanocrystalline cellulose for covert optical encryption, presented at Photonics West, Conference OE 124 VII, Emerging Liquid Crystal Technologies VI, San Francisco, January 24-26, 2012.

Andrews, M.P., Zhang, Y.-P., Chodavarapu, V. and Kirk, A., Origin of iridescence in chiral nematic phase nanocrystalline cellulose for encryption and enhanced color, presented at Materials Research Society,  Conference OE 123 on Emerging Liquid Crystal Technologies VI 7955, San Francisco, January 22-27, 2011. 

Andrews, M.P.,  Zhang, Y.,  Carluer, M., Chodavarapu, V., Kirk. A. and Picard, G., Origin of Iridescence in Nanocrystalline Cellulose for Encryption and Enhanced Color, presented at Symposium on Liquid-Crystal Materials-Beyond Displays, Session L7, Materials Society Research Symposium, Boston, November 29-December 3, 2010.

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UBC-002-Burt

Plackett, D.V., Nanocrystalline cellulose as a vehicle for delivery of antibiotics, presented at The 17th International Symposium on Wood, Fiber and Pulping Chemistry, Pre-Symposium on Nanocrystalline Cellulose, Victoria, BC, June 9-10, 2013.

Plackett, D.V., Jackson, J.K., Letchford, K. and Burt, H.M., Nanocellulose and its potential use in pharmaceutical applications, presented at the TAPPI Nanotechnology for Renewable Resources conference, Stockholm, Sweden, June 24-27, 2013.

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UBC-001-MacLachlan & UBC-004-MacLachlan

MacLachlan, M.J., New Materials with Chiral Photonic Properties, to be presented at the 63rd Conference of Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry, Okinawa, Japan, November 1-2, 2013.

MacLachlan, M.J., All Twisted Up: Solid-State Materials with Chiral Nematic Structures, presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Liquid Crystals, University of New England, ME, June 16-21, 2013.

MacLachlan, M.J., Cellulose Nanocrystal-derived Porous Materials ... With a Twist, presented at the  ISWFPC Pre-Symposium on Cellulose Nanocrystals, Victoria, BC, June 10, 2013.

MacLachlan, M.J., New Nanomaterials with a Twist, presented at the ACS Northwest Regional Meeting (NORM12), Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology Symposium, Boise, ID, June26, 2012.

MacLachlan, M.J. Silica With Aggregated Glycopolymers Encapsulated and Removed: Future Energy Saving Technology?, presented at the ACS Conference, New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.

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ULAV-001-Riedl

Riedl, B., Vardanyan, V., Kaboorani, A., Poaty, B. and Chauve, G., Cellulose NanoCrystals-based composite coatings, presented at ISCG2, La Rochelle, France, May 21-24 2013.

Riedl, B., Nanocellulose-based coatings and other nanocoatings, presented at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Forestry, Toronto, ON, November 23, 2012.

Poaty, B., Vardanyan, V., Riedl, B., Chauve, G. and Landry, V. Inclusion of nanocellulose in coatings for wood, presented at the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Montréal, June 4-7, 2012.

Kaboorani, A., Riedl, B., Blanchet, P., Fellin, M., Hosseinaei, O. and Wang, S., Nano-cellulose a Green Reinforcing Material for Wood Adhesives, presented at the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Montréal, QC, June 4-7, 2012.

Kaboorani, A. and Riedl, B., Utilisation de nanocellulose comme renfort pour les adhésifs, presented at the Congrès ACFAS, Montréal, QC, May 10, 2012.

Poaty, B., Vardanyan, V., Riedl, B., Landry, V. and Chauve, G.,  Intégration de nanocelluloses dans des revêtements pour le bois, presented at the Symposium NanoQuébec, Montréal, March 20-21, 2012.

Riedl, B., Nanocomposites for wood and from wood, presented at the First International Conference on Composites and Nanocomposites, Kottayam, India, January 7-9, 2011.

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ULAV-002-Riedl

Nkeuwa, N.W., Riedl, B. and Landry, V., Morphologie, propriété barrière, clarté optique et analyses mécaniques des revêtements nanocomposites cuits aux UV pour le bois à usage intérieur, presented at the FIBRE Conference, Québec, QC, February 18-19, 2012.

Nkeuwa, N.W., Riedl, B. and Landry, V., Morphologie, propriété barrière et clarté optique des revêtements nanocomposites pour le bois à usage intérieur, presented at Colloque du Centre de Recherche sur le Bois (CRB), Laval, QC, November 29, 2012.

Nkeuwa, N.W., Application de la chimie des polymères pour le bois et ses dérivés, presented at the 4e Colloque étudiant du centre de recherche sur les matériaux avancés (CERMA), Laval QC, September 7, 2012.

Nkeuwa, N.W., Riedl, B. and Landry, V., Formulations nanocomposites UV pour le bois à usages intérieurs : Rhéologie et morphologie, presented at the 80e Congrès de l’association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS), Montréal, May 10, 2012.

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ULAV-003-Rodrigue

Mahi Hassanabadi, H., Abbasi, M. Wilhelm, M., Rodrigue, D. Effect of particle morphology on oscillatory and transient shear rheology of nano-composite, 85th Annual meeting of the Society of Rheology, Montreal, Quebec, October 13-17, 2013.

Rodrigue, D., Polypropylene nano-composites based on crystalline nano-cellulose, FPInnovations, Montreal, Qc, June 19, 2013.

Rodrigue, D., Polymer nanocomposites based on crystalline nano-cellulose (CNC) and polypropylene (PP), Ontario BioAuto Council meeting, The Road to Excellence: Canada’s Composite Industry, London, Ontario, June 12-13, 2013.

Mahi Hassanabdi, H. and Rodrigue, D., Effect of carbon nano-tubes on the rheological properties of polymer nano-composites: A comparison between different nano-particle shapes, presented at the 84th Meeting of the Society of Rheology, Pasadena, CA, February10-14, 2013.

Mahi Hassanabdi, H., Abbasi, M., Wilhelm, M. and Rodrigue, D., Effect of nano-particle geometry on the rheological properties of nano-composites studied through LAOS-FT rheology, presented at the XVIth International Congress on Rheology, Lisbon, Portugal, August 5-10,2012.

Rodrigue,D., Rheological Properties of Polymer Nano-Composites, presented at CINVESTAV, Querétaro, Mexico, March 10, 2011.

Mahi Hassanabadi, H. and Rodrigue, D., Effect of nano-particles geometry on the recovery of polymer nano-composites in the melt state, presented at the Proceedings of the Polymer Processing Society Asia/Australia Regional Meeting PPS-2011, Kish Island, Iran, November 15-17, 2011.

Mahi Hassanabdi, H. and Rodrigue, D., Effect of nano-particle shape on the linear and non-linear rheological properties of polymer nano-composites, presented at the 83rd Meeting of the Society of Rheology, Cleveland, OH, October 9-13, 2011.

Rodrigue, D. and Mahi Hassanabadi, H., Rheological properties of ethylene-vinyl acetate and nano-crystalline cellulose composites, presented at the 82nd Meeting of the Society of Rheology, Santa Fe, NM, October 24-28, 2010.

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UOA-002-Kovalenko

Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling for Rational Design of Nanocrystalline Cellulose Based Nanocomposites, Foams, Drug Carriers, and Security Inks, In: Abstr. 2013 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Stockholm, Sweden, June 24-27, 2013.

Gusarov, S., Stoyanov, S. R. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of Solvation Structure and Thermodynamics of Cellulose Nanocrystals in Solution: Dispersion, Functionalization, In: Abstr. 2013 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Stockholm, Sweden, June 24-27, 2013.

Kovalenko, A., Multiscale coupling of 3D-RISM-KH molecular theory of solvation with quantum chemistry, molecular dynamics, and coarse-grained dissipative particle dynamics simulations: Fundamental methodology and application to nanosystems, In: Abstr. CECAM workshop on New Perspectives in Liquid State Theories for Application to Complex Molecular Systems, Paris, France, June 20-22, 2013. 

Kovalenko, A., Multiscale modeling of the structure, thermodynamics, and effective interactions of CNC in different solution environments, In: Abstr. Pre-Symposium on Nanocrystalline Cellulose (NCC), Victoria,   BC, June 9-10, 2013.

Stoyanov, S. R., Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko A., Multiscale Theoretical Modeling Study of the Effect of Surface Charge and Chemical Modifications on the Dispersion of Cellulose Nanocrystals in Solution, presented at the 21st International Conference on Polymer Characterization PolyChar-21, IUPAC World Forum on Advanced Materials, Gwangju, Republic of Korea, March 11-15, 2013.

Stoyanov, S. R., Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J. E., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of the Structure and Thermodynamics of Chemically Modified NCC for Rational Design of NCC-based Nanocomposites, Gels, and Foams, presented at the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Montréal, June 4-7, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Costa, L. M., Gusarov, S. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Theoretical Modeling of Heavy Petroleum Aggregation and Cellulose Nanocrystals Dispersion  in Solution, presented at the School of Chemistry, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 2012.

Cuervo, J. E., Lyubimova, O., Stoyanov, S. R.; Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Microscopic Origin of Dispersion Properties and Cholesteric Behavior  of Nanocrystalline Cellulose: A Multiscale Modeling Study, presented at the at the 95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Calgary, AB, May 26-30, 2012.

Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J. E., Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Nanocrystalline Cellulose Particles in Electrolyte Solutions: MD/3D-RISM Study, presented at the 95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Calgary, AB, May 26-30, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J. E., Gusarov, S. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Theoretical Modeling of Grafted Nanocrystalline Cellulose in Solution for Rational Design of Nanocomposite Materials, presented at the 12th International Conference on Biocomposites: Transition to Green Materials, Niagara Falls, ON, May 6-8, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J. E., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Theoretical Modeling of the Solvation Structure and Thermodynamics of Grafted Nanocrystalline Cellulose for Rational Design of Environmentally-friendly Nanocomposites, presented at the 12th Eurasia Conference on Chemical Sciences, Corfu, Greece, April 16-21, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling for Nanotechnology Applications, presented at the Nanotechnology Symposium, Jalisco-Alberta Research & Development and Commercialization Program, Edmonton, March, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling for Nanotechnology Applications: Biomaterials, Inhibitor Docking, Gelation, Petroleum, and Molecular Electronics, presented to the Institute of Chemistry and Institute of Theoretical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, September, 2011.

Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Nanotechnology Development through Theoretical Modeling: Biocomposites, Gels, Drug Design, and Petroleum Processing, presented at the Jalisco-Alberta Innovation and Commercialization Symposium, Guadalajara, Mexico, August, 2011.

Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of Grafting Modifications for Design of Renewable Nanomaterials Based on Cellulose, presented at the 94th Canadian Society of Chemistry Conference, Montréal, June 5-9, 2011.

Lyubimova, O., Cuervo, J. E., Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of the Structure, Thermodynamics and Interactions of Nanocrystalline Cellulose Particles in Electrolyte Solutions, presented at the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Montréal, June 4-7, 2012.

Cuervo, J. E., Lyubimova, O., Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Blinov, N. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of Pristine and Modified Nanocrystalline Cellulose Particles in Different Solvents: Microscopic Origin of Dispersion Properties and Cholesteric Behavior, presented at the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Montréal, June 4-7, 2012.

Stoyanov, S. R., Lyubimova, O., Gusarov, S. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling of Chemical Modifications on Nanocrystalline Cellulose Curfaces for Understanding of Cellulose Degradation and Rational Design of Green Nanomaterials, presented at the 2nd Nano Today Conference, Waikoloa, HI, December 11-15, 2011.

Stoyanov, S. R., Gusarov, S., Kobryn, A. E., Liu, X., Lyubimova, O. and Kovalenko, A., Multiscale Modeling Methodologies for Supramolecular Chemistry and Nanotechnology Applications: Gelation, Cellulose Dispersion, and Heavy Oil Processing, presented at the Royal Society of Chemistry International Symposia on Advancing the Chemical Sciences: Challenges in Organic Materials & Supramolecular Chemistry, Beijing, China, September 2-5, 2011.

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UOW-001-Tam

Tam, K.C., Modification, functionalization and application of NanoCrystalline Cellulose in personal home care, coating and biomedical systems, presented at Suzhou University, China, October 2012.

Tam, K.C., Modification, functionalization and application of NanoCrystalline Cellulose in personal home care, coating and biomedical systems, presented at the Institute of Materials Science & Engineering, ASTAR, Singapore,2013.

Tam, K.C., Modification, functionalization and application of NanoCrystalline Cellulose in personal home care, coating and biomedical systems, presented at NCC pre-symposium at ISWFPC 2013, Victoria, BC, June 12-14, 2013.

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UQAT-001-Koubaa

Nejad, M., Cooper, P., Landry, V., Blanchet, P. and Koubaa, A., Effect of nanoparticles on the surface properties of natural oil-based wood flooring finishes, presented at the 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.

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UQTR-001-Robert

Bourassa, P. and Robert, S., Modélisation moléculaire sur la phase cholestérique de la nanocellulose cristalline: Interactions fondamentales, Concours d’affiche scientifiques des Études de Cycles Supérieurs de l’UQTR, Trois-Rivières, QC, March 28-29, 2012. 

Bourassa, P. and Robert, S., Modélisation moléculaire sur la nanocellulose cristalline (NCC), 80e Congrès de l'ACFAS, Montréal, May 7-11, 2012.

Bourassa, P. and Robert, S., Multiscale Modeling of Nanocrystalline Cellulose Films : Interactions at theQuantum Level, 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Poster session, Montréal, June 4-7 2012.

Robert, S., Nanomaterials modeling: What are the challenges?, 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, Roundtable Montréal, June 4-7 2012. 

Bourassa, P., Bouchard, J. and Robert, S., Quantum chemical investigation of relevant CNC-water interactions, presented at the 17th Intl. Symp. Wood Fibre Pulp. Chem., Vancouver, June 12-14,2013. 

Bourassa, P., Mazeau, K., Bouchard, J. and Robert, S., Molecular modeling of crystalline cellulose interactions with amine compounds, presented at 17th Intl. Symp. Wood Fibre Pulp. Chem., Vancouver, June 12-14, 2013.

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USH-001-Jolicoeur

Jolicoeur, C., Optimisation de la dispersion de nanoparticules dans les revêtements à base aqueuse pour le bois, presented at Nanotechnologies: sources of innovation and competitiveness, Montréal, March 20-21, 2012.

Jolicoeur, C., Nanostructure de l’interface conductrice dans les composites polymères, presented at Nanotechnologies: sources of innovation and competitiveness, Montréal, March 20-21, 2012.

Jolicoeur, C., Fini de surface de composites polymères, presented at the Colloque sur l’industrie des élastomères: Tendances et innovations, Magog, QC, 2012.

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WBR-002-Khalil

Roeder, R.W., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Surface customizing of cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) with a nitroxide-mediated radical polymerization (NMRP) initiator, presented at the 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.

Roeder, R.W., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Functionalization of cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) by nitroxide-meidated radical polymerization (NMRP), presented at the Ontario Ministry of the Environment Green Chemistry Symposium, Etobicoke ON, November 27, 2012. 

Wang, H. D., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Crystalline nanocellulose functionalization through copper-mediated living radical polymerization, presented at the 245th ACS National Meeting,  New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.

Wang, H. D., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Functionalization of Cellulose Nanocrystals through Surface-Initiated Single-Electron Transfer Living Radical Polymerization, presented at the Fourth Annual General Meeting of Bioconversion Network, held jointly with FIBRE network of networks,  Cornwall, ON, May 13-16, 2013.

Wang, H. D., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Crystalline nanocellulose functionalization through copper-mediated living radical polymerization, presented at the 96th Canada Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Québec, QC, May 26-30, 2013.

Wang, H. D., Cunningham, M. F. and Champagne, P., Functionalization of crystalline nanocellulose (CNC), presented at the Ontario Ministry of the Environment Green Chemistry Symposium, Etobicoke ON, November 27, 2012.

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