Luminescence Symposium

Rocky Mountain Analytical Conference

Denver 2004

Organized by: James R. Gord and Robert J. Hurtubise

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Abstracts


Robert J. Hurtubise Presiding
9:15 Opening Remarks
 
9:20 Applying Picosecond Laser-Induced Polarization Spectroscopy (LIPS) to Study Relaxation Rates in Atomic Hydrogen. James R. Gord, Air Force Research Laboratory, Propulsion Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base OH 45433-7103; Sukesh Roy, Innovative Scientific Solutions, Inc., 2766 Indian Ripple Road, Dayton OH 45440-3638; Thomas B. Settersten and Brian D. Patterson, Combustion Research Facility, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore CA 94551; Robert P. Lucht, Purdue University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, West Lafayette IN 47906
 
9:40 Measurement of Flame Temperature and Water Concentration Using Structured Emission Spectroscopy. Joseph D. Miller, Sarah K. Chelgren, Amy C. Lynch, and James R. Gord, Air Force Research Laboratory, Propulsion Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base OH 45433-7103; Terrence R. Meyer and Michael S. Brown, Innovative Scientific Solutions, Inc., 2766 Indian Ripple Road, Dayton OH 45440-3638; Neil Goldstein, Spectral Sciences, Inc., 4 Fourth Avenue, Burlington MA 01803-3304
 
10:00 Laser Incandescence, Fluorescence, and Mie-Scattering Images of Particulate Formation in Gas-Turbine Combustion. Amy C. Lynch, James R. Gord, Edwin Corporan, and Vincent M. Belovich, Air Force Research Laboratory, Propulsion Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base OH 45433-7103; Terrence R. Meyer and Sukesh Roy, Innovative Scientific Solutions, Inc., 2766 Indian Ripple Road, Dayton OH 45440-3638
 
10:20 Break
Robert J. Hurtubise. Presiding
 
10:50 Laser-Based Parametric Study of Particulate Formation in Gas-Turbine Combustors.  Sarah K. Chelgren, Vincent M. Belovich, Edwin Corporan, and James R. Gord, Air Force Research Laboratory, Propulsion Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base OH 45433-7103; Matthew Dewitt, University of Dayton Research Institute, 1950 Fifth Street, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433; Sukesh Roy and Terrence R. Meyer, Innovative Scientific Solutions, Inc., 2766 Indian Ripple Road, Dayton OH 45440-3638
 
11:10 Luminescence Quenching and Enhancement in II-VI Semiconductor Nanoparticles. Steven W. Buckner, Robert L. Konold, and Grant Sharp, Department of Chemistry, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO 63146; Nancy I. Gavin, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO 63146
 
11:30 Solid-Matrix Fluorescence Quenching Properties of Benzo[e]pyrene and Dibenzo[a,l]pyrene Diolepoxide-DNA Adducts. Allison L. Thompson and Robert J. Hurtubise, Department of Chemistry, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071
 
11:50 Lunch
James R. Gord, Presiding
 
1:30 Opening Remarks
 
1:35 Design and Application of Highly Luminescent Metal Complexes. J. N. Demas, Wenying Xu and Qiu-Xian Ren, Department of Chemistry, A. Periasamy, Keck Center for Cellular Imaging, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904; B. A. DeGraff, Department of Chemistry, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807; Kristi Kneas and R. D. Bowman, Department of Chemistry, Maryville College, Maryville, TN 37804; Walter J. Bowyer, Department of Chemistry, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY 14456
 
1:55 pH Sensor Based on Highly Luminescent Metal Complexes. Wenying Xu and J. N. Demas, Department of Chemistry, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904; B. A. DeGraff, Department of Chemistry, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807; P. G. Duncan, Sean Christian and John Schroeder, Airak, Inc., 9058 Euclid Avenue, Manassas, VA 20110
 
2:15 Correlations Between Crystal Structure and Sensing Properties of Luminescent Ruthenium Complexes. Michael S. Roach, Daniel L McCauley, Wenying Xu, Michal Sabat and J. N. Demas, Department of Chemistry, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904; B. A. DeGraff, Department of Chemistry, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
 
2:35 Closing Comments