SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

The Conference will open on Sunday, April 7th, at 14:00, and it is expected to close on Friday, April 12th, at 12:00.
Below is the timetable of Plenary (PL) and Keynote Lectures (KL) that will be presented in CLAFQO-12.
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[Monday] - [Tuesday] - [Wednesday] - [Thursday] - [Friday]

Sunday, April 7, 2013
14:00-18:30 Registration
19:00-21:00 Welcome Mixer
Monday, April 8, 2013
08:10-08:30 Opening Ceremony
Chairperson
Faruk Nome
8:30-9:20
PL1 Christopher Abell Fragments and droplets
9:20-9:50
KL1 Luis Garcia-Rio Micellization of calixarene-based supramolecular surfactants
9:50-10:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Maria da Graça Nascimento
10:10-11:00
PL2 Jairton Dupont On the catalytic properties of ionic liquid soluble transition-metal nanoparticles
11:00-11:30
KL2 Carlos Bravo-Díaz Evaluating the medium and concentration effects on observed rate constants in model food emulsions. Application to determine the distribution of antioxidants
11:30-12:00
KL3 Takaaki Sonoda Computational and experimental studies on the structures and reactivities of aryl cations in solvolysis and photo-solvolysis reactions
12:00-14:00
Lunch
Chairperson
Ademir Neves
14:00-14:50 PL3 Guy C. Lloyd-Jones The odd couple
14:50-15:20 KL4 Hans-Ullrich Siehl Amino-substituted but-2-yne dications
15:20-15:50 KL5 Emma E. Drinkel The Synthesis, Characterisation and Catalytic Use of Zwitterionic Surfactant Stabilised Palladium Nanoparticles
15:50-16:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Elisa S. Orth
16:10-17:00 PL4 Anthony J. Kirby Fifty years of phosphate transfer
17:00-17:30 KL6 Fabrizio Mancin Organization and cooperation in the nanoparticle-protecting monolayer
17:30-18:00 KL7 Alicia Viviana Veglia Calixarenes and related compounds as polyprotic acids and containers
18:30-20:00
Poster Presentations - Odd Numbers
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Chairperson
René Nome
8:30-9:20 PL5 Jay Siegel Fluoroarene C-F Activation by Cationic Organosilanes
9:20-9:50 KL8 Eusebio Juaristi Efforts Directed to the Development of more Sustainable Asymmetric Organocatalysis
9:50-10:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Brenno Neto
10:10-11:00 PL6 Ademir Neves Second coordination-sphere effects increase the catalytic efficiency of hydrolases biomimetics
11:00-11:30 KL9 Elba Buján How cyclodextrins affect the reactivity of organophosphorus insecticides
11:30-12:00 KL10 Juan E. Argüello Photoreduction of aliphatic and aromatic thioketals. new acces to the reduction of carbonyl group by desulfurization process
12:00-14:00
Lunch
Chairperson
Watson Loh
14:00-14:50 PL7 Julian Eastoe Functionalized surfactants
14:50-15:20 KL11 Laurence Romsted Simultaneous determination of interfacial molarities of amide bonds, carboxylate groups, and water by chemical trapping in micelles of amphiphiles containing peptide bond models
15:20-15:50 KL12 Raquel Eugenia Galian Triple fluorescent sensors of nitrobenzenes based on quantum dots capped with pyrene
15:50-16:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Elisa S. Orth
16:10-17:00 PL8 Robert Glaser Illusions of Symmetry (How Nature Bends the Rules) in Kryptoracemate Molecular Chiral Crystals
17:00-17:30 KL13 Adley Forti Rubira Highly luminescent inclusion complex from Eu(Nap)2Phen and beta-cyclodextrin
17:30-18:00 KL14 Regina F. P. M. Moreira Photoinsertion of albumin over O3-modified activated charcoal
18:30-20:00
Poster Presentations - Even Numbers
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Chairperson
Adley Forti Rubira
8:30-9:20 PL9 John P. Richard Specificity in Transition State Binding: The Pauling Model Revisited
9:20-9:50 KL15 Tiago A. S. Brandão Efficient phosphate diester cleavage assisted by imidazole. Modeling the mechanism of catalysis of Phospholipase D.
9:50-10:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
René Nome
10:10-11:00 PL10 Vern Schramm Protein dynamic contributions to enzyme function at msec to fsec timescales
11:00-11:30 KL16 Izumi Iwakura Visualization of the transition state using 5-fs laser pulses
11:30-12:00 KL17 Fernanda S. Poletto Liquid-crystalline dispersions of phytantriol for controlled drug release
Free afternoon
18:00-19:00
Meeting of the Latin American Committee
19:30-21:00
Brazilian Barbecue
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Chairperson
Elba Buján
8:30-9:20 PL11 Cynthia J. Burrows Single-Molecule Studies of Oxidative Damage in Telomeric G Quadruplexes
9:20-9:50 KL18 Brenno Neto Mechanistic investigation on the Biginelli reaction in ionic liquids
9:50-10:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Tiago A. S. Brandão
10:10-11:00 PL12 Richard G. Weiss Simple Molecules and Simple Chemistry Yield Complex Materials Through Self-Assembly
11:00-11:30 KL19 Maria Luisa Moyá Novel cationic surfactants with phenyl and cyclohexyl rings in the head group
11:30-12:00 KL20 Elisa Souza Orth Imidazole-derived polymer as a prominent catalyst in dephosphorylation reactions: pursuing artificial enzymes
12:00-14:00
Lunch
Chairperson
Emma Drinkel
14:00-14:50 PL13 Luis Echegoyen Buckyball maracas: the inside (and outside) story of endohedral fullerenes
14:50-15:20 KL21 René Nome Measuring ultra-slow chemical reactions with single-molecule spectroscopy and early events of nucleation with femtosecond spectroscopy
15:20-15:50 KL22 Thiago Carita Correra The surprising reactivity of alkoxysilane ions reactivity with NF3 and SO2F2
15:50-16:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Maria da Graça Nascimento
16:10-17:00 PL14 Renato Contreras Solvation models for processes in ionic liquids
17:00-17:30 KL23 Roberto Rossi Photoinduced direct C-H arylation of (hetero)arenes with halo and dihaloarenes without transition metals or ligands as catalysts
17:30-18:00 KL24 Eduardo Humeres Theoretical calculations on the carbo-oxidation reaction of the SO2 reduction on carbons
20:00-23:00
Conference Dinner
Friday, April 12, 2013
Chairperson
Tiago A. S. Brandão
09:00-9:50 PL15 David G. Whitten Photochemistry and Photophysical Studies of Phenyleneethynylene Oligomers in Aqueous and Non-Aqueous Solutions
09:50 - 10:10
Coffee Break
Chairperson
Faruk Nome
10:10 -10:40 KL25 Watson Loh How to avoid phase separation in polymers/surfactant systems?
10:40 -11:10 KL26 Chiong Teck Wong Understanding the diastereoselectivity of bicyclic isoxazolidine obtained from the α,α-diphenylprolinol trimethylsilyl ether-catalyzed reaction
11:10-12:00
CLAFQO12 Awards and Closing Ceremony