Schedule (NC Photochem 2014)

9:00 am Arrival, poster set-up, breakfast and coffee
9:50 am Welcoming remarks
Talks – Session 1
10:00 am Iodide Electron Transfer Chemistry for Solar Energy Conversion
Gerald J. Meyer (UNC Chapel Hill)
10:20 am Influence of Number of Ancillary Ligands in Heteroleptic Ru(II) Bipyridyl Complexes on Electron Injection from the First Excited Singlet and Triplet States in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Ahmed El-Shafei (NC State University)
10:40 am Photophysical Investigations of Light-Harvesting Porous Coordination Network Thin Films
Amanda Morris (Virginia Tech)
Posters – Session 1
11:10 am Poster presentations 1 (group one) – 1h 10 min for posters, can run into lunch
12:20 pm Lunch – A box lunch will be provided on site for attendees.
Talks – Session 2
1:20 pm Multifunctional silica-based nanomaterials for photodynamic and combination therapy to treat cancer
Juan Vivero-Escoto (UNC Charlotte)
1:40 pm TBD
Darlene Taylor (North Carolina Central University)
2:00 pm Regeneration of quantum yield upon introduction of representative ligands to purified core/shell colloidal quantum dots
Andrew Greytak (University of South Carolina)
Posters – Session 2
2:30 pm Poster presentations 2 (group 2) and coffee – 1h 30 min for posters
Talks – Session 3
4:00 pm Linking Molecular Structure and Singlet Exciton Diffusion Length in Carboalkoxy- and Alkoxyphenylporphyrins
Angy Ortiz (UNC Charlotte)
4:20 pm Towards Driving a Molecular Car with Light
Gufeng Wang (NC State University)
4:40 pm Dexter Energy Transfer Pathways
David Beratan (Duke)
5:00 pm Closing remarks and poster awards
5:20 pm Business meeting