North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Dec 4, 2015 Baekeland Award Symposium

Leo Hendrik Baekeland Award for 2015

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Baekeland Medal

Congratulations to the 2015 Leo Hendrik Baekeland Award Winner!

Prof Sara Skrabalak

Professor Sara Skrabalak

James H. Rudy Associate Professor, Indiana University

2015 Baekeland Symposium

Featured Prof Skrabalak as Keynote Speaker

Date:  Friday, December 4, 2015

Time: 12:00 Noon

Place: Rutgers University, Fiber Optics Auditorium

Rutgers Busch Campus

174 Frelingheuysen Rd

Piscataway NJ 08854

Directions: map to Fiber Optics Bldg , map of campus

Parking: Visitors may park In Lots 51, 59, 60A & 60B near the Student Center without permits. The map shows parking lot locations. There will be Event Parking signs posted at Lots.


Nancy Ortiz, Sara Skrabalak, and Amada Peterson Mann
Nancy Ortiz, Sara Skrabalak, and Amada Peterson Mann
Ron Kong presenting Baekeland Medal to Sara Skrabalak
Ron Kong presenting Baekeland Medal to Sara Skrabalak
Trevor Douglas, Christopher Murray, Ron Kong, Sara Skrabalak, Kenneth Suslik & Amy Prieto
Trevor Douglas, Christopher Murray, Ron Kong, Sara Skrabalak, Kenneth Suslik & Amy Prieto
Award Winner, Speakers, and NJ-ACS Leadership Team
Award Winner, Speakers, and NJ-ACS Leadership Team

Invited Speakers

Prof Christopher Murray

Christopher Murray

Prof Ken Suslick

Kenneth Suslik

Prof Amy Prieto

Amy Prieto

Prof Trevor Douglas

Trevor Douglas



Program Agenda:

12:00 - Registration / Snacks

12:30 - Welcome Address Dr. Luciano Mueller, Baekeland Symposium Chair

12:40 - Prof. Christopher B. Murray  Preparation and Properties of Strongly Coupled Nanocrystal Superlattices: From Artificial Atoms to Mesoscale Quantum Solids.

1:30 Prof. Ken Suslick  The Optoelectronic Nose:  An Adventure in Molecular Recognition

2:20 -  Prof. Amy Prieto Nanoparticles of earth abundant materials for applications in photovoltaics: linking surface chemistry to transport properties

3:10 -  Break / Refreshments

3:40 -  Prof. Trevor Douglas  Biological Approaches to Materials Synthesis

4:30 -  Baekeland Award Presentation Dr. Ron Kong, NJ-ACS Section Chair

4:40 -  Keynote: Prof. Sara Skrabalak Seeding a New Kind of Garden: Synthesis of Symmetrically Stellated Bimetallic Nanocrystals

5:30 -  Closing remarks Dr. Les McQuire, NJ-ACS Awards Chair

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