51st Silicon Symposium

March 18-20, 2022 - San Diego, CA

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51st Annual North American Silicon Symposium Schedule:

UC San Diego Park & Market Conference Center
1100 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101
Executive Conference Rooms A & B (2nd Floor)


Friday, March 18

Registration
2nd Floor Lobby
3-5pm


Jerry Larsen
Introduction of Barry Arkles
5-5:15pm


Barry Arkles, 2020 Kipping Award Recipient
PLENARY: Near-Zero Thickness Thin Film Deposition Through Silicon Chemistry and Process Innovation
5:15-5:50pm


Opening Reception
2nd Floor Lobby
6-8pm

Saturday, March 19

Registration
Morning Coffee Break & Continental Breakfast
2nd Floor Lobby
8-9am


Michael A. Brook, Cody B. Gale, Yang Chen, Sijia Zheng, Mengchen Liao, Saleh Ibrahim, Cheok Hang Iao and Khaled Tamim
PLENARY: Redox Chemistry with Silicones: Trying to Improve Sustainability
9-9:35am


Anne Ladegaard Skov, Liyun Yu and Justina Vaicekauskaite
Porous silicone adhesives and elastomers: From eye patches to electroluminescent devices
9:40-9:55am


Joseph Furgal, Nai-Hsuan Hu, Buddhima Rupasinghe and Mahmud Rashed
Silicon-based Hybrid Polymers from Photochemical Responses to Catalytic Recycling
10-10:15am


René Sønderbæk-Jørgensen, Anders E. Daugaard, Kim Dam-Johansen and Anne L. Skov
Advantageous condensation curing of RTV silicones without the use of metal catalysts
10:20-10:35am


Break - 10:40-10:55am


Nanguo Liu, Michael Telgenhoff, Ronald Tecklenburg and Andre Yvon Bessette
Synthesis and Characterization of Mono-Methacrylate Functional Siloxane Dendrimers
11:00-11:15am


Jakob-Anhtu Tran, Jeppe Madsen and Anne L. Skov
Facile method for siloxane ring polymer synthesis
11:20-11:35am


Ali R. Rahimi and Dean C. Webster
Critical Amphiphilic Concentration: Balancing Hydro-phobic and hydrophilic domains on performance of specialized marine surfaces
11:40-11:55am


Lunch
On Your Own - See Our Recommendations
12-1:30pm


Kim Baines, 2022 Kipping Award Recipient
PLENARY: From Kipping to Kim and Lessons Learned Along the Way
1:30-2:05pm


Thomas Müller, Saskia Rathjen, Sandra Künzler, Anastasia Merk, Natalie Kordts and Corinna Girschik
INVITED: Weak Interactions in Stabilized Silylium Ions
2:10-2:35pm


Shigeyoshi Inoue
INVITED: Facile Activation of Small Molecules by Acyclic Silylenes
2:40-3:05pm


Annaliese Franz
Silyl Lipids as Hydrophobic Pharmacophores for Medicinal Chemistry
3:10-3:25pm


Break - 3:30-3:45pm


Florian Tschernuth and Shigeyoshi Inoue
Bis(perfluoropinacolato)silane - A Silicon Lewis Superacid
3:50-4:05pm


Marie Sophie Würdemann, Steffen Kühn, Marc Schmidtmann and Thomas Müller
Intramolecular Competition in Phospha-BCH-Germylenes: Is Germanium or Phosphorus More Lewis Basic?
4:10-4:25pm


Ramona Baierl and Shigeyoshi Inoue
Synthesis and Coordination Chemistry of Bidentate N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Phosphinidene Ligands towards Group 14 Metals
4:30-4:45pm


Lukas Bührmann, Maximilian Beuße, Marc Schmidtmann and Thomas Müller
Group 13 Heterole Complexes of Si(II) and Ge(II) vs. Ditrielanylsiloles and -germoles: Sila- and Germacyclopentadienediides and their Reaction with Group 13 Halides
4:50-5:05pm


Poster Session
2nd Floor Lobby
5:15-6:30pm


Symposium Banquet
Water Grill, 615 J St, San Diego, CA 92101
7pm

POSTER SESSION

Poster Session
2nd Floor Lobby
5:15-6:30pm


Seyedmehdi Hossaini Nasr and Michael J. Sailor
Chemical modification of porous silicon nanoparticles improving their PBS stability
P1


Yubin Huang, Shuai Wang, Yisheng Lu, Joshua Figueroa and Michael Sailor
UV-Activated Silica Radicals for the Surface Polymerization of Zirconium (IV) oxo Hydroxy Methacrylate Clusters: Enhanced Catalyst for Rapid Degradation of Organophosphate Ester Nerve-Agent Simulants.
P2


Timothy Siu and Timothy Su
Site-Selective Functionalization of Sila-Adamantane
P3


Oscar Calzada, Madeline Brown and Michael Sailor
Approach to Augment Surgical Repair of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Using Hybrid Polymer Mesoporous Silicon Nanoparticle Scaffolds Delivering a Vascular Growth Factor
P4


Esmeralda Martínez-Piñeiro Denisse Falcón-Torres, Gilberto Álvarez-Guzmán, Eulalia Ramírez-Oliva, J. Merced Martínez-Rosales, Jorge Cervantes and Antonio Guerra-Contreras
Glycol Alkoxysilanes-Chitosan in the Area of Stone Conservation: Study of the Mechanical and Physicochemical Properties
P5


Yun-Pu Chang, Kevin Blanco-Herrero, Kayla Diemoz, Ngon Tran, Taewoo Min and Annaliese Franz
Synthesis and Development of Silicon-Containing Ligands for Asymmetric Catalysis
P6


Teresa Tang and Annaliese Franz
Development of a Ring-closing Dihydrosilylation to Access Novel Silyl-Macrocycles
P7


Qinglin Yang, Mehdi Nasr, Ruhan Fan and Michael Sailor
Daptomycin-loaded porous silicon nanoparticles for the treatment of MRSA infections
P8


Matthew Hight and Timothy Su
Single Molecule Conductance of Carbo-silanes
P9


Linnea Dolph, Kelsey Mesa and Annaliese Franz
Synthesis and Evaluation of Silyl-containing Amphiphilic Lactones for Control of Bacterial Cell Communication
P10


Thomas Schmedake and Margaret Kocherga
Development of Si(pincer)2 complexes for organic electronic devices
P11

Sunday, March 20

Morning Coffee Break & Continental Breakfast
2nd Floor Lobby
8-9am


Don Tilley
PLENARY: Metal complexes of unusual silicon ligands in bond activations and chemical transformations
9-9:35am


Richard Laine, Mengjie Yu, Eleni Temeche, Sylvio Indris and Wei Lai
Valorizing the Ag-Waste, Rice Hull Ash (RHA). Towards Silicon Based Li+ conducting polymers and silicon carbide as an alternate anode to Si.
9:40-9:55am


Jacob Dalton, Austin Kelly, Adilene Bernal Sánchez and Annaliese Franz
Catalytic Enantioselective Synthesis of Siloxanols from Prochiral Silanediols
10-10:15am


Hosea Nelson
INVITED: The catalytic C-C bond forming reactions of dicoordinated cabocations
10:20-10:45am


Break - 10:50-11:10am


Joseph B Lambert
INVITED: The Ancient History of the Synthesis of the Silyl Cation
11:10-11:35am


Sheryl Wiskur
INVITED: Asymmetric Silylation: Understanding the mechanism and catalyst substrate interactions
11:40-12:05am


Lunch
On Your Own - See Our Recommendations
12:10-1:30am


Luisa De Cola
PLENARY: Silicon nanoparticles: synthesis and diagnostic applications
1:30-2:05pm


Yi-Sheng Lu, Willem Vugs, Lieuwe Biewenga, Ziming Zhou, Sanahan Vijayakumar, Maarten Merkx and Michael Sailor
Harnessing the Chemistry of Mesoporous Silicon to Prepare "Armor-Clad" Enzymes with Improved Catalytic Performance
2:10-2:25pm


Break - 2:30-2:45pm


Jan Genzer
INVITED: Generating functional surfaces with siloxanes and silicones
2:50-3:15pm


Timothy Su
Site-Selective Functionalization of Sila-Adamantane
3:20-3:35pm


Jinmyoung Joo
Molecular capping on the pore: Conformational transition of polyethylene glycol on porous silicon nanoparticles for enhanced cellular targeting
3:40-3:55pm


Zhanjie Li, Pierre Chevalier and Zhenbin Niu
Development of Ru/Pt Dual Catalysis in Karstedt Catalyzed Hydrosilylation Cure Silicones
4-4:15pm


Andrew Millward
Insights and Improvements to an Alternate Route for Synthesizing Karstedt's Catalyst
4:20-4:35pm


Closing Remarks - 4:40pm


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