208th ECS Meeting - Los Angeles, California

October 16 - October 21, 2005



Z1 - Molecular Structure Effects in Heterogeneous Electron Transfer Kinetics

Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry/Organic and Biological Electrochemistry


Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Pasadena, Lower Lobby Level

Tuesday Evening Poster Session

Co-Chairs: G. Brisard
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
o 1249 Experimental Studies of Modifying Effect of Multidrug Resistance of Human Ovarian Cancer Cell Line by Sub-lethal Dose of Steep Pulse Y. Xiaojun, H. Lina and L. Jun (Chongqing University of Medical Science)
o 1250 Electrochemistry of Self-Assembled Monolayers (SAMs) and Solutions of Surface Active Metallocyclodextrins for the Construction of Opto- and Electro- Active Wires P. Bertoncello (University of Warwick), C. Milios, E. Kefalas, Z. Pikramenou (The University of Birmingham), R. Forster (Dublin City University) and P. Unwin (University of Warwick)

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

San Pedro, Lobby Level

Co-Chairs: G. Brisard & D. Evans
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
10:00 1251 The Reproducible Preparation of Self-Assembled Alkanethiolate Monolayers on Gold: Mass Transfer Effects E. Cox, A. Bergren, G. Edwards and P. Marc (Iowa State University)
10:20 1252 SAMs of Thiols with Electronic Conduction for Micro- and Nano-Applications studied with Electrochemical and Surface Analytical Methods H. Strehblow (Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet)
10:40 1253 Oxygen Reduction at Highly Ordered Interfaces: The Immersed vs. the Emersed Case M. Rohwerder, H. Ehahoun and A. Laaboudi (MPI for Iron Research)
11:00 1254 Surprising Odd-Even Oscillation in the Heterogeneous Electron Transfer Rate of Solution-Based Redox Couples at Short-Chain Alkanethiolate Monolayers on Gold A. J. Bergren, E. Cox, G. Edwards and M. Porter (Iowa State University)
11:20 1255 Electron-Transfer Reactions Accompanied by Large Structural Changes: Distinguishing Concerted vs. Two-Step Reactions D. H. Evans and N. Macias Ruvalcaba (University of Arizona)
11:40 1256 Treatment of Data on Heterogeneous Electron Transfer in Viscous Media Formed by Carbohydrates N. Titova, G. Tsirlina (Moscow State University), R. Nazmutdinov, M. Bronshtein and I. Manyurov (Kazan State Technological University)
Co-Chairs: R. Fawcett & G. Brisard
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
14:00 1257 Solvent Dynamics Effects in the Heterogeneous Electron Transfer: Interplay Between the Solvent Nature and Intramolecular Reorganization R. Nazmutdinov, M. Bronshtein, I. Manyurov (Kazan State Technological University) and G. Tsirlina (Moscow State University)
14:20 1258 Determination of the Effective Charge on Polyatomic Reactants in Elecrode Reactions W. R. Fawcett (University of California) and M. Rusanova (UC Davis)
14:40 1259 The Double Layer and Ionic Association vs Overvoltage Effects in Normal Marcus Region and in the Vicinity of Activationless Discharge G. Tsirlina, P. Zagrebin (Moscow State University) and R. Nazmutdinov (Kazan State Technological University)
15:00 1260 Potential-Dependent Activation Energy Calculations by Second Order Gradient Method M. Aryanpour, V. Rai and H. Pitsch (Stanford University)
15:20 Intermission (20 Minutes)
15:40 1261 Time-Resolved In situ Reflectance Microspectroscopy: Oxidation of Carbon Monoxide Adsorbed on Polycrystalline Platinum Microelectrodes D. A. Scherson, P. Shi and I. Fromondi (Case Western Reserve University)
16:00 1262 A Systematic Study of Potential-Sependent CO Adsorption on a Smooth Polycrystalline Pt Surface Using PEM-FTIR Technique G. Hou (Illinois Institute of Technology) and E. Smotkin (University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras)
16:20 1263 Adsorption of S-Containing Amino Acids on Au(110) as Monitored by Reflection Anisotropy Spectroscopy C. I. Smith (University of Liverpool), R. LeParc (Université de Montpellier), M. Cuquerella, D. Fernig, C. Edwards, R. Williams and P. Weightman (University of Liverpool)
16:40 1264 Beyond Bilayers: Interfacial Water Dynamics and Aggregation from First Principles C. D. Taylor, M. Neurock and R. Kelly (University of Virginia)
17:00 1265 Electroreduction of Complex Ions at Bismuth and Cadmium Single Crystal Plane Electrodes E. Lust, J. Nerut, E. Hark, R. Jager, K. Lust and K. Tahnas (University of Tartu)