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The 14th Harsh-Environment Mass Spectrometry Workshop
September 26-29 2022,
Cocoa Beach, FL

There will be no printed program handed out for this workshop

Download the program .pdf

Mon, 9/26
Travel Day
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception Sandbar Sports Grill, 4301 Ocean Beach Blvd, Cocoa Beach, FL
Tue, 9/27
HEMS Workshop
7:30 a.m.
Set-up of vendor tables (Mars Room) and registration
8:00 a.m. Breakfast, lobby
8:45 a.m.
Welcome Remarks, Mercury Room
9:00 a.m. Plenary Lecture, Mercury Room
9:00 a.m. Giving Humanity a Platform in Space to Improve Life on Earth
Nate Wood
10:00 a.m. Mid-morning Break, Lobby
10:30 a.m.
Technical Session I: Mercury Room
10:30 a.m. Breath Markers of Disease Identifiers for Portable Mass Spectrometry
Guido Verbeck
11:00 a.m. Development of mass spectrometer for organic molecule detection in the future space life search missions
Dejan Maletic, Victor Abrahamsson, Jurij Simcic, Dragan Nikolic, Stojan Madzunkov
11:30 a.m. Development of the Dragonfly Mass Spectrometer (DraMS) and Cryogenic Sample Testing in Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry (LDMS) Mode
Xiang Li, Friso van Amerom, Andrej Grubisic, Jacob Graham, Ryan Danell, Desmond Kaplan, Marco Castillo, Matthew Francom, Peter Barfknecht, William Brinckerhoff, Melissa Trainer
12:00 noon
Lunch, Sponsored by Pfeiffer, Lobby
1:00 p.m.
Technical Session II: Mercury Room
1:00 p.m. Investigation of disinfection byproduct formation during advanced water treatment using a transportable chemical reactor membrane inlet mass spectrometer
James N. McPherson, Freja T. Larsen, Christine J. McKenzie, Frants R. Lauritsen
1:30 p.m. Multi-dimensional Portable Mass Spectrometry for Biological Detection
Ethan McBride, Zachary Sasiene, William Hlavacek, Nileena Velappan, Erick LeBrun, Nathan Patterso3, Martin Dufresne, Melissa Farrow, Jeremy Norris, Richard Caprioli, Trevor Glaros
2:00 p.m.
Coffee & Sponsor Introductions, Mecury Room
3:00 p.m.
Technical Session III: Mercury Room
3:00 p.m. Two-Dimensional Tandem Mass Spectrometry as a Method for Bacterial Profiling
Lucas Szalwinski, L. Edwin Gonzalez, Thomas Sams, Eric Dziekonski, Graham Cooks
3:30 p.m. Planar Design Differential Ion Mobility Spectrometer (DMS) as a Prefilter for Portable Atmospheric Pressure Ionization Mass Spectrometers
Erkinjon Nazarov, James Alberti, Peter Fowler, Gary Eiceman, Bradley Schneider, Thomas Covey
4:00 p.m. MT Explorer 30: A Portable Tandem Mass Spectrometer - Development and Applications
Venkateswarlu Panchagnula, Konstantin Novoselov, Victor Laiko, Caleigh O'Connor, Madhuri Gupta, Vishal Mahale, Vladimir Doroshenko
6:00 p.m.
Workshop Diner, Sponsored by IMI Adaptas, Fishlips Waterfront Bar and Grill, 610 Glen Cheek Dr, Port Canaveral, FL
Wed, 9/28
HEMS Workshop
7:45 a.m. Breakfast, Lobby
9:00 a.m.
Technical Session IV: Mercury Room
9:00 a.m. MS field applications in CBSA operations
Marie-Josée Binette
9:30 a.m. Structural Content in Field Induced Fragmentation Spectra from Tandem Ion Mobility Spectrometry toward Molecular Identification
Gary Eiceman, Peter Fowler, Hossein Shokri, Erkin Nazarov, Ben Gardner
10:00 a.m.
Mid-morning Break, Lobby
10:30 a.m.
Technical Session V: Mercury Room
10:30 a.m. Overview and Testing of the Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA), a Gas Chromatograph and Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometer
Friso van Amerom, Andrej Grubisic, Marco Castillo, Desmond A. Kaplan, Xiang Li, Ryan M. Danell, Stephanie A. Getty, William B. Brinckerhoff, Arnaud Buch, Fabien Stalport, Naila Chaouche, Clara Azemard, François Raulin, Noel Grand, Caroline Freissinet, Melissa Guzman, Cyril Szopa, Teresa Fornaro, John Robert Brucato, Sandra Siljeström, Walter Goetz, Fred Goesmann, and the MOMA team
11:00 a.m. Plasma Ion Source for Atmospheric Pressure Ionization Mass - Spectrometry
Jim Alberti, Erkin Nazarov, Peter Fowler, Gary Eiceman
11:30 a.m. A Ruggedized, Portable Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer for Mobile Detection of Chemical Threats in Urban Environments
Alexandra Wrobel, Kevin Tangen, Geoffrey Geurtsen, Jeffrey Werlich, Anthony Castellanos, Vladimir Kekukh, Alla Ostrinskaya, Ta-Hsuan Ong, Ken Ribeiro, Roderick Kunz
12:00 noon
Lunch, Lobby
3:00 p.m. Mid-Afternoon Break, Lobby
3:30 p.m.
Technical Session VI: Mercury Room
3:30 p.m. Chip-Scale Mass Spectrometry: Yet another contender for Harsh Environments? OR can it help redefine Harsh Environments?
Ashish Chaudhary
4:00 p.m. Europan Molecular Indicators of Life Investigation (EMILI)
Desmond Kaplan, M. Fernanda Mora, Tomas Drevinskas, Ryan Danell, Andrej Grubisic, Aaron Noell, Bethany Theiling, Friso van Amerom, Marco Castillo, Xiang Li, Antonio Ricco, Richard Quinn, Cyril Szopa, Caroline Freissinet, Arnaud Buch, Fabien Stalport, Peter Willis, William Brinckerhoff
Dinner on your own
Thu, 9/29
HEMS Workshop
7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Lobby
8:30 a.m.
Technical Session VII: Mercury Room
8:30 a.m. Instrument Modeling: Simulation, Field Analysis, Synthesis, and Space-Charge
Robert Jackson, Mark Osgood
9:00 a.m. Lunar Cube Sat Mass Spectrometer
Stojan Madzunkov, Dragan Nikolic
9:30 a.m. An optimized membrane inlet system (MIS) for underwater sensors. - From idea to product
Torben Gentz, Malte Höhn
10:00 a.m.
Mid-morning Break, Lobby
10:30 a.m.
Technical Session VIII: Mercury Room
10:30 a.m. Portable MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometer for Bioaerosol Detection
Vadym Berkout, Stuart Collymore, Scott Ecelberger, Mike McLoughlin, Wayne Bryden, et al.
11:00 a.m. RF-Only Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry for High Sensitivity at High Mass Resolution
Randy Pedder
11:30 a.m. Closing Remarks
12:00 noon
Workshop Ends