Midwest Astrochemistry Meeting 2010
 
TALK ABSTRACTS AND KEYNOTE TALKS
S01
FRIDAY KEYNOTE SEMINAR - The Chemical Evolution of Titan's Atmosphere
R. Kaiser (Univ of Hawaii at Manoa)   (for PDF file of talk, click here)
I01
SATURDAY KEYNOTE SEMINAR - The Chemical Evolution of Titan's Volatiles
S. K. Atreya (Univ of Michigan)   (for PDF file of talk, click here)
T01
The Kinetics of PAH Dimerization at Low Temperature
S. J. Klippenstein (Argonne National Lab), H. Sabbah, L. Biennier, I. R. Sims, B. R. Rowe, & V. Chandrasekaran
T02
The Properties and Roles of Resonance-Stabilized Radicals in Photochemical Pathways in Titan's Atmosphere
J. A. Sebree (Purdue Univ), N. Kidwell, & T. S. Zwier
T03
Storage Ring Measurements of the Dissociative Recombination of H3+: A Closer Look
H. Kreckel (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), O. Novotny, K. N. Crabtree, H. Buhr, A. Petrignani, B. A. Tom, R. Thomas, M. H. Berg, D. Bing, C. Krantz, M. Lestinsky, M. Mendes, C. Nordhorn, J. Stüzel, A. Wolf, & B. J. McCall
T04
The Ortho:Para Ratio of H3+ in Diffuse Molecular Clouds
K. N. Crabtree (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), N. Indriolo, H. Kreckel, B. A. Tom, & B. J. McCall
T05
A Waterfall in Orion? Exploring the Violent KL Region
P. B. Rimmer (Ohio State Univ) & E. Herbst
T06
Direct Evidence for Two-Fluid Effects in Molecular Clouds
D. S. Balsara (Univ of Notre Dame)
T07
The Interstellar 7Li/6Li Ratio in the Diffuse Gas Near IC 443
A. M. Ritchey (Toledo Univ), C. J. Taylor, S. R. Federman, & D. L. Lambert
T08
Cavity Enhanced Velocity Modulation Spectroscopy
B. Siller (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), A. Mills, M. Porambo, & B. J. McCall
 
POSTER ABSTRACTS
P01
Continued Development of a Sensitive Mid-IR Cavity Ring-Down Spectrometer Using a Quantum Cascade Laser
B. E. Brumfield (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), J. T. Stewart, & B. J. McCall
P02
Probing the Protostellar Envelope around L1157: The Dust and Gas Connection
H.-F. Chiang (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), L. W. Looney, J. J. Tobin, & L. Hartmann
P03
Attempted Isolation, Spectroscopic Characterization, and Computational Study of Diazirinone (N2CO), its Analogs, and Their Precursors
B. J. Esselman, A. M. Nolan, B. K. Amberger (Univ of Wisconsin), C. J. Shaffer, R. C. Woods, J. F. Stanton, & R. J. McMahon
P04
The Chemistry of High Mass Star Forming Regions with "Chemical Differentiation": Orion KL, W75N, & W3
D. N. Friedel (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) & S. L. Widicus Weaver
P05
A Search for HDO in Comet Ikeya-Zhang
P. Janini (Univ of Missouri - St. Louis) & E. L. Gibb
P06
Experimental Measurements of the H3+ + H2 → H3+ + H2 Reaction in a Hollow Cathode
C. A. Kauffman (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), K. N. Crabtree, B. A. Tom, E. Beçka, & B. J. McCall
P07
Matrix-Isolation Spectroscopy of Reactive Organic Molecules of Relevance to Interstellar Space
L. A. Kopff, A. M. Nolan, T. A. Kreifels, T. W. Draxler (Univ of Wisconsin), B. J. Esselman, N. J. Burrmann, & R. J. McMahon
P08
Associative Detachment between H and H-: New Constraints on Molecular Hydrogen Formation in the Early Universe
H. Kreckel (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), H. Bruhns, K. A. Miller, D. W. Savin, M. Cizek, S. C. O. Glover, and X. Urbain
P09
Detection of Interstellar Urea
H.-L Kuo (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), A. J. Remijan, L. E. Snyder, L. W. Looney, D. N. Friedel, F. J. Lovas, B. J. McCall, & J. M. Hollis
P10
Density Distribution and Grain Growth of the Youngest Protostellar Systems
W. Kwon (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), L. W. Looney, & L. G. Mundy
P11
Recoupled Pair Bonding in the Electronic States of Interstellar AlCl
J. Leiding (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), D. E. Woon, & T. H. Dunning, Jr.
P12
Vibronic Spectroscopy of Jet-Cooled 1,4-Phenylene Diisocyanide
D. N. Mehta (Purdue Univ), A. Gutberlet, & T. S. Zwier
P13
Sensitive, Cooled, Resolved, Ion BEam Spectroscopy: SCRIBES
M. Porambo (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), H. Kreckel, A. Mills, M. Perera, B. Siller, & B. J. McCall
P14
DIBSyRCH: The Diffuse Interstellar Band Synchrotron Radiation Carrier Hunt: New Tools
M. H. Stockett (Univ of Wisconsin), M. P. Wood, & J. E. Lawler
P15
Interstellar H I and H2 in the Magellanic Clouds: An Expanded Sample Based on UV Absorption-Line Data
D. E. Welty (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), R. Xue, & T. Wong
P16
Detection of Interstellar C2 and C3 in the Small Magellanic Cloud
D. E. Welty (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), J. C. Howk, N. Lehner, J. H. Black, & B. J. McCall
P17
Characterization of CO2 Ice Toward the Rho Ophiuchi Dark Cloud
K. A. Wojtkowski (Univ of Missouri - St. Louis), E. L. Gibb, B. A. Wilking, & S. S. Shenoy

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