Professional Conferences Where QCC Students Presented

 

2012 (140 presentations)


The 244th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Philadelphia, PA, August 19-20, 2012.

Danielle Miceli, Bruce Montalbano, Joseph Iorio, Gobind Vaswani and Sasan Karimi “Analysis of Authentic vs. Imitation Perfumes”

Xiangying Wu and Derek Bruzewicz “Morphology of Soot Aerosol Particles by Scanning Electron Microscopy”

Ji Hyun Lee, Rebecca Cho and Jun H. Shin “Refractive Index of Solid Compounds Measured by a Laser Pointer:  Extension Method” 

Sharda Jagdeo, Esther J. Shin and Jun H. Shin “Determination of Nickel Content of the US Nickel Coin by X-Ray Fluorescence and Visible Spectroscopy”

Suk Ju Ham, Rebecca Cho and Jun H. Shin “Application of a Laser Pointer to Determine the Refractive Index of Solid Compounds: Out-In Method”

Mengjia Lin, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos “Quantitative Determination of Gallic Acid in Various Beverages using HPLC”

Sandy Enriquez, Soraya Svoronos, May Myat Moe, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Spectrophotometric Determination of the Total Amount of Antioxidants in Juice Beverages”

Fathima Nazumudeen, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos "Use of a Microscale Freezing Point Technique to Determine the Ionization Constant of Carboxylic Acids"

Kaungmyat San, Soraya Svoronos, May Myat Moe, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos “Use of the Folin-Ciocalteau Method to Measure the Total Amounts of Antioxidants in Tea Samples” 

Lena Najjarian and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of tris(trimethylsilyl)phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of a bisphosphonic derivative of bicine"

Feroz Ali, Faye Jacques, Carol Neptune, Panayiotis Meleties, Paris Svoronos Logistics and Procedure that Ensure New York City’s Water Quality”

Nicole Yu, Paris Svoronos, Faye Jacques, Abeba Negatu and Panayiotis Meleties "Analysis of compositing samples of various sewage treatment plants at the Newtown Creek facility of New York's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Agency"

Mobolaji Giwa,  Paris Svoronos, Naji Yao, Faye Jacques and Panayiotis Meleties “Analysis of Water Samples at the Marine Science Department of New York’s Division of the Environmental Protection Agency at Ward’s Island” 

Tai Lildar and Luis Vargas " Reactivity of tris(trimethylsilyl)phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of a bisphosphonic derivative of β-alanine"

Fathima Nazumudeen, Shelema Cox, Hendri Chauca, Jose Obando and Paris Svoronos, "Identification of Mycotoxin and Chemotherapeutics by FDA Northeast Region Laboratory"

Moni Chauhan and Sébastien Delva “Preparation of Silver Nanoparticles Conjugated to Siloxane Gels”

Jaspreet Kaur and David M. Sarno “Partial Sulfonation of  Polyaniline Nanofibers by co-Polymerization: Effects of Monomer Ratio and Polymerization Initiator 

Loren Condon and Tirandai Hemraj-Benny “Synthesis and Property Investigation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Magnesium Nanoparticle Composites (SWNT-Mg)”

Marjorie Morales and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of the Bisphosphonic Acid of 3-(Trifluoromethyl) Phenyl Chloroformate"

Kevin Chavez and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite with Chloroformates Containing Electron Withdrawing Groups"

Donald Mitchell, F. Y. Moslimani and Julie Pigza “Synthesis of Oxyallyl Silanes and their Application as Homoenolate Equivalents”

Daniel LaFaurie and David M. Sarno Preparation of Poly(o-toluidine) as Highly Porous Micron-Scale Spheres”

Sonam Phuntsok and Derek Bruzewicz “Reversible Damage and Repair of Hydrophobic Self-Assembled Monolayers”

Nicole Zmich, Alicia Romeo, Masao Gohdo, Joshua Mukhlall, James Wishart, Sophie Suarez and Sharon Lall-Ramnarine “Ionic Liquids for Super Capacitor Applications”  

Sharon Ramati, Masao Gohdo, Cherry Santos, Edward Castner, Marie Thomas, James Wishart and Sharon Lall-Ramnarine “Effects of Side Chain Branching on the Structure and Properties of Ionic Liquids”

Alicia Romeo, Joshua Mukhlall, Masao Gohdo, M. Berman, Robert Engel, Sophie Suarez, James F. Wishart and Sharon Lall-Ramnarine Synthesis and Characterization of Phosphorus Containing Ionic Liquids



The 43rd American Chemical Society Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM), University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD, June 1 - 3, 2012.

Xiangying Wu and Derek Bruzewicz “Morphology of Soot Aerosol Particles by Scanning Electron Microscopy”

Sonam Phuntsok and Derek Bruzewicz “Reversible Damage and Repair of Hydrophobic Self-Assembled Monolayers”

James Kang, Prakash Prasad and Sasan Karimi   “Mechanism of Ring-Contraction Mechanism of 3H-1-Benzazepine to Quinoline”

Feroz Ali, Paris Svoronos, Faye Jacques, Carol Neptune, Panayiotis Meleties Ensuring New York City’s Water Quality: The Logistics and Procedure Learned from a DEP Summer Internship” 

Mobolaji Giwa,  Paris Svoronos, Naji Yao, Faye Jacques and Panayiotis Meleties “Analysis of Water Samples at the Marine Science Department of New York’s Division of the Environmental Protection Agency at Ward’s Island” 

Nicole Yu, Paris Svoronos, Faye Jacques, Abeba Negatu and Panayiotis Meleties "Analysis of compositing samples of various sewage treatment plants at the Newtown Creek facility of New York's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Agency"

Mengjia Lin, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos “Determination of Gallic Acid in Various Beverages using High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)”

Sandy Enriquez, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Spectrophotometric Determination of the Total Amount of Antioxidants in Juice Beverages”

Kaungmyat San, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos “Use of the Folin-Ciocalteau Method to Measure the Total Amounts of Antioxidants in Tea Samples”

Donald Mitchell and Julie Pigza “Synthesis of Oxyalyl Silanes and their Application as Homoenolate Equivalents”

Danielle Miceli, Bruce Montalbano, Joseph Iorio, Gobind Vaswani and Sasan Karimi “Analysis of Authentic vs. Imitation Perfumes

Sébastien Delva and Moni Chauhan “Conjugating Silver Nanoparticle to the Siloxane Matrix”

Lena Najjarian and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of tris(trimethylsilyl)phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of a bisphosphonic derivative of bicine"

Tai Lildar and Luis Vargas " Reactivity of tris(trimethylsilyl)phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of a bisphosphonic derivative of β-alanine"

Jaspreet Kaur and David M. Sarno “Partial Sulfonation of  Polyaniline Nanofibers by co-Polymerization: Effects of Monomer Ratio and Polymerization Initiator 

Daniel LaFaurie and David M. Sarno Preparation of Poly(o-toluidine) as Highly Porous Micron-Scale Spheres”

Kevin Chavez and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite with Chloroformates Containing Electron Withdrawing Groups"

Marjorie Morales and Luis Vargas "Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of the Bisphosphonic Acid of 3-(Trifluoromethyl) Phenyl Chloroformate"

Clayton Hogan and John Regan “A Synthesis of the Fragrance Berryflor Using Only Polymer Supported Reagents”

Sharda Jagdeo and Jun H. Shin “Determination of Nickel Content of the US Nickel Coin by X-Ray Fluorescence and Visible Spectroscopy”

Suk Ju Ham, Rebecca Cho and Jun H. Shin “Application of a Laser Pointer to Determine the Refractive Index of Solid Compounds: Out-In Method”

Ji Hyun Lee, Rebecca Cho and Jun H. Shin “Refractive Index of Solid Compounds Measured by a Laser Pointer:  Extension Method” 

Fathima Nazumudeen, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos "Use of a Microscale Freezing Point Technique to Determine the Ionization Constant of Carboxylic Acids"

Fathima Nazumudeen, Shelema Cox, Hendri Chauca, Jose Obando and Paris Svoronos, "Identification of Mycotoxin and Chemotherapeutics by FDA Northeast Region Laboratory"



The 60th Undergraduate Research Symposium of the American Chemical Society-NY Section, SUNY at Old Westbury, May 5, 2012.

Suk Ju Ham, Rebecca Cho and Jun H. Shin “Application of a Laser Pointer to Determine the Refractive Index of Solid Compounds: Out-In Method”

Rebecca Cho, Ji Hyun Lee and Jun H. Shin “Refractive Index of Solid Compounds Measured by a Laser Pointer:  Extension Method”

Mengjia Lin, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos “Quantitative Determination of Gallic Acid in Various Tea Beverages using HPLC”

Kaungmyat San, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos
“Use of the Folin-Ciocalteau Method to Measure the Total Amounts of Antioxidants in Tea Samples”

Sandy Enriquez, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Spectrophotometric Determination of the Total Amount of Antioxidants in Juice Beverages”

Fathima Nazumudeen, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Use of a Microscale Freezing Point Technique to Determine the Ionization Constant of Carboxylic Acids”

May Myat Moe, Fathima B. Nazumudeen, Valery Morris, Carmela Spatafora, Corrado Tringali and Susan A.Rotenberg “Effects of Resveratrol Analogs on Cell Proliferation and Migration of Mouse Melanoma Cells”

James Kang, Prakash Prasad and Sasan Karimi   “Mechanism of Ring-Contraction Mechanism of 3H-1-Benzazepine to Quinoline”

Danielle Miceli, Bruce Montalbano, Joseph Iorio, Gobind Vaswani and Sasan Karimi “Analysis of Authentic vs. Imitation Perfumes”

Nicole Zmich, Alicia Romeo, Sharon Lall-Ramnarine and Sophie Suarez “Ionic Liquids for Super Capacitor Applications”

Sharon Ramati, Sharon Lall-Ramnarine,  Masao Gohdo, Marie Thomas, James Wishart, Edward Castner and Cherry Santos “The Effects of Side Chain Branching on the Structure and Properties of Ionic Liquids”

Alicia Romeo, Sharon Lall-Ramnarine, Joshua Mukhlall, Robert Engel, Masao Gohdo and James F. Wishart Synthesis and Characterization of Phosphorus Containing Ionic Liquids

Xiangying Wu and Derek Bruzewicz “Morphology of Soot Aerosol Particles by Scanning Electron Microscopy”

Jaspreet Kaur and David M. Sarno “Synthesis and Characterization of Partially Sulfonated Polyaniline Nanofibers”

Loren Condon and Tirandai Hemraj-Benny “The Synthesis of Hafnium Oxide Coated Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes”

Sébastien Delva and Moni Chauhan “Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles Embedded in Siloxane Matrix”

Donald Mitchell and Julie Pigza “Synthesis of Oxyallyl Silanes and their Application as Homoenolate Equivalents”

Clayton Hogan and John Regan “A Synthesis of the Fragrance Berryflor Using Only Polymer Supported Reagents”

Christopher Graham, Clayton Hogan and John Regan “The Physical Requirements Necessary for Optimum Performance of Insoluble Polystyrene-Bound Chemical Reagents vs. Dissolved Reagents”

Sonam Phuntsok and Derek Bruzewicz “Reversible Damage and Repair of Hydrophobic Self-Assembled Monolayers”

Daniel LaFaurie and David M. Sarno Methods to Prepare Various Morphologies of Poly(o-toluidine)”



The 8th Annual QCC Honors Conference, QCC, NY, May 4, 2012.

Sandy Enriquez, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Spectrophotometric Determination of the Total Amount of Antioxidants in Juice Beverages”

Feroz Ali, Paris Svoronos, Faye Jacques, Carol Neptune, Panayiotis Meleties Ensuring New York City’s Water Quality: The Logistics and Procedure Learned from a DEP Summer Internship”

 Mobolaji Giwa,  Paris Svoronos, Panayiotis Meleties, Naji Yao and Faye Jacques “Analysis of Water Samples at the Marine Science Department of New York’s Division of the Environmental Protection Agency at Ward’s Island”

Chyong-Yunn Chang and Jun H. Shin  “Cellular Respiration”

Jennifer Ofosu-Adade and Jun H. Shin Magnetic Resonance Imaging”

Grace (Eun) Kim and Jun H. Shin How to Clean Copper Pennies?”

Nalini Rajar-Bhim and Jun H. Shin “Diamond formation- The Brilliance of a Carbon Mineral and Its Uses”

Victoria Rj and Jun H. Shin Pearls: A Wonder of Jewelry”

Jennifer Khan and Jun H. Shin Cell Reproduction”

Nicole Yu, Faye Jacques, Abeba Negatu, Panayiotis Meleties, Paris Svoronos  “Analysis of Compositing Samples of Various Sewage Treatment Plants at the Newtown Creek Facility of New York’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Agency”

Haiyan (Erica) Zhang and Jun Shin, How to Get Chlorine?

Ricky Loh, Faye Jacques, Abeba Negatu, Panayiotis Meleties and Paris Svoronos “Abatement of Dry Weather Discharge by Shoreline Survey Team”

Kaungmyat San, May Myat Moe, Soraya Svoronos, Paris Svoronos and Pedro Irigoyen “Use of the Folin-Ciocalteau Method to Measure the Total Amounts of Antioxidants in Tea Samples”

Mengjia Lin, Soraya Svoronos, Paris Svoronos and Pedro Irigoyen “Determination of Gallic Acid in Teas and Other Beverages using High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)”

Fathima Nazumudeen, Pedro Irigoyen and Paris Svoronos Determination of the Ionization Constant of Carboxylic Acids Using Microscale Freezing Point DeterminationMeasurements”

May Myat Moe, Fathima Nazumudeen, Valery Morris, Carmela Spatafora, Corrado Tringali and Susan A.Rotenberg “Effects of Resveratrol Analogs on Cell Proliferation and Migration of Mouse Melanoma Cells”

Loren Condon and Tirandai Hemraj-Benny “The Synthesis of hafnium Oxide Coated Single-Walled Carbon nanotubes”

Christopher Graham, Clayton Hogan  and John Regan  “The Physical Requirements Necessary for Optimum Performance of Insoluble Polystyrene-Bound Chemical Reagents vs. Dissolved Reagents”

Clayton Hogan and John Regan “A Synthesis of the Fragrance Berryflor Using Only Polymer Supported Reagents”

Alicia Romeo, Joshua Mukhlall, Masao Gohdo, Mark Berman, Robert Engel, Sophia Suarez and Sharon Lall-Ramnarine “Cyclic Phosphonium Ionic Liquids (IL)”

Nicole Zmich, Alicia Romeo, Masao Gohdo, Joshua Mukhlall, Sophie Suarez  and  Sharon Lall-Ramnarine “Ionic Liquids for Super Capacitor Applications”

Daniel Andre Novoa and Sanjai Kumar “Synthesis and Characterization of Efficient Nek2 Substrates Employing Solid Phase Synthesis Procedures”

Bobby Baichulall and Moni Chauhan “The Element Oxygen”

Brian Blanchard and Moni Chauhan “Electrolytes”

Michael Carner and Moni Chauhan, “Applications and Explanation of Photovoltaic Cells”

Yuanyuan Chen and Moni Chauhan “Thermoregulation”

Yueting Chen and Moni Chauhan “The Technique for Radiocarbon-14 Dating”

Loren Condon and Moni Chauhan “Buffer Solutions in Blood”

Sébastien Delva and Moni Chauhan “Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Embedded in Siloxane Matrix”

Scott Glasser and Moni Chauhan “The Process of Nitrogen Fixation and the Nitrification of Ammonia”

Anyi Guan and Moni Chauhan “Potassium”

Min Lin and Moni Chauhan “Acid Rain”

Matthew Matzelle and Moni Chauhan “Catalysis and its Role in Environmental Protection”

Krishna Melepura and Moni Chauhan “Radiopharmaceuticals”

Roksana Rafiei and Moni Chauhan “Ulcer Disease”

Kaung Myat San and Moni Chauhan “Le Chatelier's Principle”

Parwinder Singh and Moni Chauhan “Chemistry under the Hood”

Elise Tafero and Moni Chauhan “De-acidification of Cellulose Material”

Tsering Yangzom and Moni Chauhan “Titration for Analyzing the Quality of Water”

Chao Zhu and Moni Chauhan “Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Saturated Fatty Acids”

Somtochukwu Egonu and Moni Chauhan “Chemical compounds that work with acne  treatment”

Jiwon Seo and Moni Chauhan “Biodegradable: to Use or Not to Use”

Silma Subah Rahman   and Moni Chauhan “Xanthines and their effect on the human body”

Rebecca Cho, Suk Ju Ham and Jun H. Shin “Application of a Laser Pointer to Determine the Refractive Index of Solid Compounds: Out-In Method”

James Kang, Prakash Prasad and Sasan Karimi   “Mechanism of Ring-Contraction Mechanism of 3H-1-Benzazepine to Quinoline”

Sharda Jagdeo and Jun H. Shin “Determination of Nickel Content of the US Nickel Coin by X-Ray Fluorescence and Visible Spectroscopy”

Jaspreet Kaur and David M. Sarno “Synthesis and Characterization of Partially Sulfonated Polyaniline Nanofibers”

Daniel LaFaurie and David M. Sarno Methods to Prepare Various  Morphologies of Poly(o-toluidine)”

Danielle Miceli, Bruce Montalbano, Joseph Iorio, Gobind Vaswani and Sasan Karimi “Analysis of Authentic vs. Imitation Perfumes”

Rebecca Cho, Ji Hyun Lee and Jun H. Shin “Refractive Index of Solid Compounds Measured by a Laser Pointer:  Extension Method”

Sonam Phuntsok and Derek Bruzewicz “Reversible Damage and Repair of Hydrophobic Self-Assembled Monolayers”

Xiangying Wu and Derek Bruzewicz “Morphology of Soot Aerosol Particles by Scanning Electron Microscopy”

Donald Mitchell and Julie Pigza “Synthesis of Oxyalyl Silanes and their Application as Homoenolate Equivalents”



Columbia Undergraduate Science Journal (CUSJ), Lerner Hall, Columbia University, April 8th, 2012.

Kevin Chavez, Luis Vargas Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite with Chloroformates Containing Electron Withdrawing Groups”

Sonam Phuntsok, Derek Andrew Bruzewicz Damage and Repair of Hydrophobic Self-Assembled Monolayers”

Xiangying, Derek Andrew Bruzewicz “Morphology of Soot Aerosol Particles by Scanning Electron Microscopy”

Sasan Karimi, Prakash Prasad, James Kang Ring-contraction of 3H-1-benzazepine to quinoline”

Fathima Nazumudeen, May Myat Moe, Valery Morris, Carmela Spatafora, Corrado Tringali, Susan A. Rotenberg Effects of Resveratrol Analogs on Cell Proliferation and Migration of Mouse Melanoma Cells”

Jaspreet Kaur, David M. Sarno Synthesis and Characterization of Partially Sulfonated Polyaniline Nanofibers”

Sharda Jagdeo, Esther J. Shin, Jun H. Shin Determination of Nickel Content of the US Nickel Coin by X-Ray Fluorescence and Visible Spectroscopy”

Rebecca Cho, Jihyun Lee, Jun H. Shin“Refractive Index of Solid Compounds Measured by a Laser Pointer: Extention Method”

Suk Ju Ham, Rebecca Cho, Jun H. ShinApplication of a Laser Pointer to Determine the Refractive Index of Solid Compounds: Out-In Method”

May Myat Moe, Kaungmyat San, Sandy Enriquez, Soraya Svoronos, Paris Svoronos Use of the Folin-Ciocalteau Method to Measure the Total Amount of Antioxidants in Tea Samples and Other Beverages”

Michelle Lin, Soraya Svoronos, Pedro Irigoyen, Paris Svoronos Determination of Gallic Acid in Teas and Other Beverages using High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)”

Danielle Miceli, Pedro Irigoyen, Bruce Montalbano, Joseph Iorio, Tian Xu, Sasan Karimi Analysis of Authentic vs. Imitation Perfumes”

Fathima Nazumudeen, Paris Svoronos Determination of the Ionization Constant of Carboxylic Acids Using Microscale Freezing Point Determination Measurements”

Marjorie Morales, Luis Vargas Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)Phosphite (TMSP): Synthesis of the Bisphosphonic Acid of 3-(Trifluoromethyl) Phenyl Chloroformate”

Nicole Yu, Ricky Loh, Sonam Phuntsok, Faye Jacques, Paris Svoronos, Abeba Negatu, Jorge Villacis, Panayiotis Meleties Analysis of Compositing Samples of Various Sewage Treatment Plants at the Newtown Creek Facility of New York’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Agency & Abatement of Dry Weather Discharge by the Shoreline Survey Team”

Feroz Ali, Mobolaji Giwa, Paris Svoronos, Faye Jacques, Naji Yao, Carol Neptune, Panayiotis Meleties Ensuring New York City’s Water Quality: The Logistics and Procedure in the Analysis of Water Samples at the Marine Science Department of New York’s Division of the Environmental Protection Agency at Ward’s Island”

 

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