201st Meeting - Philadelphia, PA

May 12-17, 2002


V4 - Chemistry of Fullerenes


Wednesday, May 15, 2002

Conference Room 414, Level 4

Co-Chairs: N. Martin and S. Wilson

2:00870 Highly Stabilized Charge-Separated States in C60-TTF Systems - L. Sanchez, M.C. Diaz, B.M. Illescas, N. Martin (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), and D.M. Guldi (University of Notre Dame)
2:30871 Catalytic Oxidation of Aniline by Hydrogen Peroxide in the Presence of Carbon Nanototubes:  A Possible Case of a Nano Dimension Reaction - M. Croston (RIT)
3:00872 Fluorination and Hydrogenation of Aza[60]Fullerene - R. Taylor, A. Abdul-Sada (Sussex University), O. Boltalina (Moscow State University), A. Darwish (Sussex University), A. Hirsch (Institut fur Organische Chemie), V. Markov (Moscow State University), U. Reuther (Institut fur Organische Chemie), and J. Street (Southampton University)
3:30873 Towards Fullerene-containing Molecular Machines - J.-F. Nierengarten (IPCMS)
4:00 Fifteen-Minute Intermission -
4:15874 Fullerene-rich Macromolecules - F. Cardinali and J.-F. Nierengarten (IPCMS)
4:45875 Fullerenes Nanostructures and Soluble Nanotubes - V. Georgakilas, M. Prato, and D. Guldi (Universita di Trieste)
5:15876 Electrochemistry and Electrocatalysis of Fullernes and Surfactant DDAB Films in an Aqueous Solution - M. Li, J. Wang, N. Li, and Z. Gu (Peking University)

Thursday, May 16, 2002

Co-Chairs: J.F. Nierengarten and F. Langa

8:00877 Chemical and Electrochemical Retro-cyclopropanation Reactions of [60]Fullerene-derivatives - M.A. Herranz, L. Echegoyen, M. Beulen, J. Rivera (University of Miami), N. Martin, B. Illescas, and M. Diaz (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
8:25878 Synthesis and Properties of New [60]Fullerene Derivatives with Different Electron Donor Fragments - F. Langa, P. de la Cruz, J.L. Delgado, E. Espildora, M.J. Gomez-Escalonilla, L. Perez, V. Lopez-Arza, J. Rodriguez-Lopez, J. Garcia-Martinez, R. del Rey, and E. Diez-Barra (Universidad Castilla-La Mancha)
8:50879 Synthesis of New Fullerene Dimers and Open-Cage Fullerenes by Solid-State and Liquid-Phase Reactions of C60 with N-Containing Aromatics and with Organosilicon Compounds - K. Komatsu, Y. Murata, K. Fujiwara, M. Suzuki, and M. Murata (Kyoto University)
9:15880 Fullerene-Containing Thermotropic Liquid Crystals from Non-Symmetrical Mesomorphic Dendrimers - R. Deschenaux (Universite de Neuchatel)
9:40881 Design and Synthesis of Phthalocyanine-Fullerene Systems - D. Gonzalez-Rodriguez, C.G. Claessens, M.V. Martinez-Diaz, M.S. Rodriguez-Morgade, and T. Torres (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid)
10:05 Fifteen-Minute Intermission -
10:20882 Quartz Crystal Microbalance/Heat Conduction Calorimetry Study of Solvent Sorption in Thin C_60 and C60-Piperazine Films - J. Tian and A. Smith (Drexel University)
10:45883 New Porphyrin Hosts for Supramolecular Fullerene Binding - P. Boyd, A. Hosseini, S. Kennedy (The University of Auckland), D. Sun, and C. Reed (University of California Riverside)
11:10884 Synthesis and NMR Characterisation of Mono- and Bis-methano[60]fulleryl Amino Acid Derivatives and their Reductive Ring-Opening Retro-Bingel Reactions - P. Keller, G. Burley (University of Wollongong), G. Ball (University of New South Wales), and S. Pyne (University of Wollongong)
11:35885 Design and Application of Supramolecular Porphyrin/Fullerene Nano Hybrids - T. Aida and K. Tashiro (The University of Tokyo)

Co-Chairs: M. Maggini and B. Boyd

2:00886 Synthesis and Characterization of cis-Bis- and cis,cis-Trisfullerene[60] Adducts of Linear Acenes - G. Miller and J. Briggs (University of New Hampshire)
2:20887 Controlled Macro-radical Grafting onto Fullerene C60 - F. Audouin, S. Nunige, R. Nuffer, and C. Mathis (Institut Charles Sadron)
2:40888 Functional Fullerenes for Solar Energy Conversion - N. Camaioni, G. Casalbore-Miceli (Istituto CNR-FRAE), L. Garlaschelli (Universita di Pavia), M. Maggini, G. Possamai (Universita di Padova), and G. Ridolfi (Istituto CNR-FRAE)
3:00889 Synthesis of novel macrocyclic polyether fullerenes by tether-directed chemistry - Z. Zhou, S. Wilson, and D. Schuster (New York University)
3:20890 New C_60 Adducts of Weak Dienes - F. Wudl, O. Dautel, and H. Duong (University of California)
3:40891 Mixed Bis-Functionalization of Fullerene C60 From C602-Anion : Preliminary Results - J. Cousseau, F. Cheng, E. Allard, S. Chopin, and J. Delaunay (University of Angers)
4:00 Fifteen-Minute Intermission -
4:15892 Novel C60 Based Hydrogen-bonded Supramolecule: Synthesis, Characterization, and Self-assembly - Y. Li, Z. Shi, S. Xiao, and D. Zhu (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
4:35893 On PCBM Look-alikes Showing Unexpected Properties - J.C. Hummelen, J. Knol, F.B. Kooistra (University of Groningen), M.M. Wienk, and J.M. Kroon (Netherlands Energy Research Foundation)
4:55894 Synthesis and Characterisation of New Phosphorilated Bis-Methanofullerenes - V.P. Gubskaya, L.S. Berezhnaya, I.A. Nuretdinov, G.M. Fazleeva, V.V. Zverev, and N.A. Azancheev (Russian Academy of Sciences)