NEW YORK REGIONAL ALLIANCE FOR IONIC LIQUID STUDIES (NYRAILS) WORKSHOP ON IONIC LIQUIDS

 

Supported by EMD Chemicals

 

November 30, 2007

 

Location: Busch Campus Dining Hall, Rooms A&B

Rutgers University, Busch Campus

608 Bartholomew Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8002

Directions: http://maps.rutgers.edu/building.aspx?id=46

 

Goals:

(1)  To bring awareness of ionic liquids, their properties and applications to a larger community of researchers.

(2)  To bring together researchers in the fields of ionic liquids and material sciences in the NY/NJ area and introduce them to the New York Regional Alliance for Ionic Liquid Studies (NYRAILS)

(3)  To foster ties between industrial scientists interested in using ionic liquids and basic scientists with experience in ionic liquids.

 

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Agenda

10:00 am  Introductory Remarks  J. F. Wishart and S. Lall-Ramnarine

10:05      An Introduction to Ionic Liquids  J. F. Wishart, BNL

10:35      General Synthesis and Properties of Ionic Liquids  S. Lall-Ramnarine, QCC

11:05      Solvent Polarity in Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids  M. Kobrak, Brooklyn College

11:35      Solvation and Solvation Dynamics in Ionic Liquids  M. Maroncelli, Penn State U.

12:05 pm Lunch (provided courtesy of EMD Chemicals)

1:30        GASGUARD¨ Complexed Gas Technology for Storage and Delivery of PH3 and 11BF3  D. Tempel, Air Products

2:00        Ionic Liquids: Dynamics, Interactions, Transport and Thermodynamics

E. W. Castner, Rutgers U.

2:30        NMR Studies of Ionic Liquids  S. Chung, William Patterson U.

3:00        Reaction Rates, Mechanisms and Solvation Dynamics of Ionic Liquids  J. F. Wishart

3:30        End of presentations, time for discussions

 

Organizing Committee

Sharon I. Lall-Ramnarine (Department of Chemistry, Queensborough Community College, CUNY) slallramnarine@qcc.cuny.edu

James F. Wishart (Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Lab) wishart@bnl.gov

Edward W. Castner (Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rutgers University) ed.castner@rutgers.edu