Posters: Poster boards (4' x 4') will be available on easels. If you would like to participate in the poster presentations, space is still available.
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Access to BNL is controlled– therefore pre-registration is strongly suggested for persons without a BNL ID. We would appreciate it if you confirm your attendance via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com by April 5, 2004. All attendees should bring a valid ID and inform the guard at the gate that they are attending this workshop. Ask for directions to the Chemistry Department. Thank you for your cooperation.
Support for this workshop has been kindly provided by Brookhaven National Laboratory and the CUNY Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation.
10:00 am Breakfast, sign-in and poster set-up
10:30 Introductory remarks (Robert Engel, Queens College, CUNY)
10:40 Introduction to ionic liquids (S. Lall-Ramnarine)
11:10 Physical properties of ionic liquids (J. Wishart)
11:35 Applications of ionic liquids in organic reactions (S. Malhotra)
12:40 pm Poster Session and discussions
1:45 Reactivity and solvation dynamics in ionic liquids (J. Wishart)
2:15 Applications of ionic liquids to fuel cells, batteries and fuel production (J. Wishart)
2:35 Group Photo
3:00 Biocatalysis in ionic liquids (S. Malhotra)
3:30 Panel discussion
4:15 Tour of the Chemistry Department’s Laser-Electron Accelerator Facility (LEAF)
Sharon I. Lall-Ramnarine (Department of Chemistry, Queensborough Community, CUNY) firstname.lastname@example.org, (718) 997-4476
A. J. Francis (Environmental Science Department, BNL) email@example.com, (631) 344-4534
James Wishart (Chemistry Department, BNL) firstname.lastname@example.org, (631) 344-4327
Sanjay Malhotra (Department of Chemistry, New Jersey Institute of Technology) email@example.com, (973) 596-5583