Cathleen Crudden, Scientific Director
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Queen's University
Research Interest: Investigating the use of carbon–based molecules as ligands for self-assembled monolayers on gold and other metals, and in catalysis, chirality, and materials chemistry.
Professor, Department of Chemistry, McGill University
Research Interest: Use of electrochemistry to study materials and biological systems, incorporating elements of physical, analytical, and biochemistry. Drug delivery, multidrug resistance, biosensor development, corrosion, electrochemiluminescence, and finite element modelling.
Senior Scientist, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Research Interest: Diagnose and cancer treatment. Development of molecular imaging and phototherapy agents as well as nature-inspired theragnostic nanomedicines, with a focus on creating clinically translatable technologies.
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Western University
Research Interest: Corrosion prediction and surface reactions relevance to health, environmental, and societal safety.
Professor, Mechanical, Industrial, and Aerospace Engineering, Concordia University
Research Interest: Spray and atomization, Droplet impact & heat transfer, Rivulet & liquid thin film, Digital Microfluidics-Electrowetting, and Instability of elliptic liquid jets.
Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biomedical & Molecular Sciences, Queen's University
Research Interest: Use of synthetic organic chemistry, enzymatic synthesis, chemical biology, biochemistry and cell biology approaches to understand the specific biology of glycans and their role in health and disease.
Professor, Mechanical, Department of Chemistry, Western University
Research Interest: Establishing new chemistry for the main group elements, especially carbene analogues. Design, preparation and application of barrier coatings, including molecular layer deposition of phosphorus rich thin films.