Jason Masuda

Full Professor
Faculty of Science
Chemistry

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, University of Windsor, 2005
M.Sc., Inorganic Chemistry, University of Lethbridge, 2002
B.S., Chemistry, University of Lethbridge, 2000

Academic Work Experience

2015 - 2015, Acting Chairperson, Saint Mary's University
2015 - Present, Full Professor, Saint Mary's University
2013 - 2014, Acting Chairperson, Saint Mary's University
2012 - 2012, Tenure granted, Saint Mary's University
2010 - 2015, Associate Professor, Saint Mary's University
2008 - 2010, Assistant Professor, Saint Mary's University
2007 - 2007, Director's Postdoctoral Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory
2005 - 2007, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California
2002 - 2005, Graduate Student, University of Windsor
2000 - 2002, Graduate Student, University of Lethbridge

Membership

2008 - Present, Chemical Institute of Canada, CIC/CSC
2008 - Present, American Chemical Society

Honours

CNC-IUPAC Travel Award - 2014
Finalist in Emerging Professional Category Annual Discovery Awards for Science and Technology - 2012
Director’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Los Alamos National Laboratory - 2007
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council - 2007
G.T. Seaborg Institute for Transactinium Science Postdoctoral Fellowship (declined) Los Alamos National Laboratory - 2007
Ontario Graduate Scholarship - 2005
Macromolecular Science and Engineering Division/Bayer Incorporated Award - 2004
Medal of Merit Graduate Studies, University of Lethbridge - 2003
Alberta Heritage Scholarship for Graduate Students - 2002
Graduate Student Travel Award Canadian Society for Chemistry, Inorganic Division - 2001

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2007/02 - Present, Teaching Experience:

Scholarly Contributions

Book Chapters

Murphy L., Robertson K., Masuda J., Clyburne J.. (2014). "NHC Complexes of Main Group Elements: Novel Structures, Reactivity and Catalytic Behaviour", N-Heterocyclic Carbenes. Effective tools for Organometallic Synthesis

Journal Articles

Masuda Jason, Stack Darcie. "Crystal structure of 2-chloro-1, 3-(2, 6-diisopropylphenyl)-4, 5-dihydro-1H-imidazol-3-ium tetrakis (3, 5-trifluoromethylphenyl) borate", Acta Crystallographica Section E: Crystallographic Communications 72:10 (Summer - 2016), 1471-1474
Todd Angela, McClennan William, Masuda Jason. "Organoaluminum(iii) complexes of the bis-N,N[prime or minute]-(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolin-2-imine ligand", RSC Adv. 6:73 (Fall - 2016), 69270-69276
Masuda Jason, Boere Rene. "Metal carbonyl complexes of phosphaamidines. Coordinative integrity detected in C-amino([small lambda]3,[sigma]2)-phosphaalkene isomers coordinated through n(P) HOMO-1 donor orbitals", Dalton Trans. 45:5 (Spring - 2016), 2102-2115
McGrath Trevor, Robertson Katherine, Masuda Jason, Clyburne Jason, Singer Robert. "Ionic Thiourea Organocatalysis of the Morita–Baylis–Hillman Reaction", Aust. J. Chem. 69:7 (Spring - 2016), 759-762
Giffin Nick, Hendsbee Arthur, Masuda Jason. "Reactions of a persistent phosphinyl radical/diphosphine with heteroallenes", Dalton Trans. 45:32 (Fall - 2016), 12636-12638
Cook E, Iwasaki K, Masuda Jason, A Xia. "Unsymmetrical palladium PCN pincer complexes containing pyrazolyl aminophosphine ligands", Polyhedron 87 (Spring - 2015), 38-42
Patterson Alyssa, Flewelling Andrew, Clark Trevor, Geier Stephen, Vogels Christopher, Masuda Jason, Gray Christopher, Westcott Stephen. "Antimicrobial and antimycobacterial activities of aliphatic amines derived from vanillin", Can. J. Chem. 93:11 (Fall - 2015), 1305-1311
Bullock J, Bond A, Boere R, Gietz T, Roemmele T, Seagrave S, Masuda Jason, Parvez M. "Synthesis, Characterization, and Electrochemical Studies of PPh3–n(dipp)n (dipp = 2,6-Diisopropylphenyl): Steric and Electronic Effects on the Chemical and Electrochemical Oxidation of a Homologous Series of Triarylphosphines and the Reactivities of the Corresponding Phosphoniumyl Radical Cations", Journal of the American Chemical Society 135 (Spring - 2013), 11205-11215
Puntigam O., Förster D., Giffin N., Burck S., Bender J., Ehret F., Hendsbee A., Nieger M., Masuda J.D.*, Gudat D.*. "On the Rational Synthesis and Mutual Conversion of Bis-N- Heterocyclic Diphosphanes and Secondary N-Heterocyclic Phosphanes", European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry Wiley (Spring - 2013), 2041-2050
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Roemmele T., Lumsden M., Pye C., Masuda J.. "Preparation of a diphosphine with persistent phosphinyl radical character in solution: Characterization, reactivity with O2, S8, Se, Te, and P4, and Electronic Structure Calculations", Inorganic Chemistry 51:21 (Spring - 2012), 11837-50
Hendsbee A., Giffin N., Zhang Y., Pye C., Masuda J.. "Lewis Base Stabilized Oxophosphonium Ions", Angewandte Chemie International Edition 51:43 (Spring - 2012), 10836-10840
Giffin N., Masuda J.. "Reactivity of White Phosphorous with Compounds of the p-Block", Coordination Chemistry Reviews 255:11-12 (Spring - 2011), 1342-1359
Hendsbee A., Masuda J, Piorko A. "(?5-Cyclopentadienyl)(?6-phenoxathiin 10,10-dioxide)iron(II) hexafluoridophosphate and phenoxathiin 10,10-dioxide", Acta Crystallographica C67 (Spring - 2011), m351-m354
Boere R., Masuda J.. "Tricarbonyl[N,N’,N”-tris(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)guanidine]molybdenum(0)", Acta Crystallographica E67 (Spring - 2011), m895-m896
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Masuda J.. "A New Polymorph of 2,6-bis(trifluoromethyl) benzoic acid", Acta Crystallographica E67 (Spring - 2011), o1054
Iqbal Z., Akhtar T., Hendsbee A., Masuda J., Hameed S.. "Synthesis and in vivo Hypoglycemic Activity of arylsulfonylspiroimidazolidine-2,4-diones", Monatshefte für Chemie 143 (Spring - 2011), 497-504
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Masuda J.. "Rhodium carbonyl complexes of bulky, anionic nitrogen-based ligands: A comparison of donating ability", Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 696 (Spring - 2011), 2533-2536
Harper N., Nizio K., Hendsbee A., Masuda J., Robertson K., Murphy L., Johnson M., Pye C., Clyburne J.. "Survey of Carbon Dioxide Capture in Phosphonium-Based Ionic Liquids and End-Capped Polyethylene Glycol Using DETA (DETA = Diethylenetriamine) as a Model Absorbent", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 50 (Spring - 2011), 2822-2830
Blair A., Hendsbee A., Masuda J.. "1-(2,4,6-Triisopropylphenyl)ethanone", Acta Crystallographica E67 (Spring - 2011), o2731
Giffin N., Makramalla M., Hendsbee A., Robertson K., Sherren C., Pye C., Masuda J., Clyburne J.. "Anhydrous TEMPO-H: reactions of a good hydrogen atom donor with low-valent carbon centres", Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 9 (Spring - 2011), 3672-3680
Thomson R., Monreal M., Masuda J., Scott B., Kiplinger J.. "Lutetium Gets a Crown: Synthesis, Structure and Reaction Chemistry of the Separated Ion Pair Complex, [(12-Crown-4)2Li][(C5Me5)2LuMe2]", Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 696:25 (Spring - 2011), 3966-3973
Sanford J., Dent C., Masuda J., Xia A.. "Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Pincer-type Nickel Iminophosphinite Complexes", Polyhedron 30 (Spring - 2011), 1091-1094
Hendsbee A., Masuda J., Piorko A.. "(?5-Cyclopentadienyl)[(1,2,3,4,4a,12a-?)-naphtho[2,3-b ][1,4]benzodioxine]iron(II)hexafluoridophosphate", Acta Crystallographica E66 (Spring - 2010), m1154
Cook E., Masuda J., Xia A.. "Synthesis, characterization and application of palladium complexes containing 8-quinolinylphosphinite ligands", Canadian Journal of Chemistry 88 (Spring - 2010), 99-103
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Masuda J.. "1,3-Bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolidin-2-ylidene", Acta Crystallographica E66 (Winter - 2010), o2194
Frey G., Masuda J., Donnadieu B., Bertrand G.. "SiH, BH and PH Bond Activation at a Single Non-Metal Center", Angewandte Chemie International Edition 49 (Spring - 2010), 9444-9447
MacIntosh I., Sherren C., Robertson K., Masuda J., Pye C., Clyburne J.. "Isolation and structure of two novel organozinc anions from solutions rich in halide ions", Organometallics 29 (Spring - 2010), 2063-2068
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Masuda J.. "1,3-Bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolidinium tetraphenylborate dichloromethane disolvate", Acta Crystallographica E66 (Spring - 2010), o2090-o2091
Robbins S., Thibault M., Masuda J., Ward D., Boere R., Dibble P.. "X-ray Structures of Cyclophanes Derived from Naphtho[1,2-c:5,6-c]difuran and the Synthesis, Structure and Reaction Kinetics of its 1,3,6,8-Tetrasilylated Derivative", The Journal of Organic Chemistry 74 (Spring - 2009), 5192-5198
Tobin J., Masuda J.. "2,6-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzoic acid", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), o1217
Jenkins H., Masuda J., Piórko A.. "(η5-Cyclopentadienyl) (1,2-di-N-pyrrolidinylbenzene)iron(II) hexafluoridophosphate", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), m966
Khan M.-H., Hameed S., Akhtar T., Masuda J.. "4-Chlorobenzothioamide", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), o1128
Hendsbee A., Masuda J., Piórko A.. "[?5-Cyclopentadienyl)(1,2,3,4,4a,10a-?6-1-methylthianthrene)iron(II)] hexafluoridophosphate", Acta Crystallographica C65 (Spring - 2009), m446-m448
Khan M.-H., Hameed S., Akhtar T., Masuda J.. "4-Bromobenzothioamide", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), o1333
Khan M.-H., Hameed S., Akhtar T., Masuda J.. "3-Methylthiobenzamide", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), o1446
Hendsbee A., Masuda J., Piórko A.. "[η5-Cyclopentadienyl)(1,2,3,4,4a,10a-?6-1-methylthianthrene)iron(II)] hexafluoridophosphate,", Acta Crystallographica C65 (Spring - 2009), m446-m468
Hendsbee A., Pye C., Masuda J.. "Gallium (III) Nitrate Nonahydrate", Acta Crystallographica E65 (Spring - 2009), i65
Jenkins H., Masuda J., Piórko A.. "(η5-Cyclopentadienyl)[η6-diethylethyl(phenyl)malonate]iron(II) hexafluoridophosphate", Acta Crystallographica E64 (Spring - 2008), m966
Masuda J., Jantunen K., Ozerov O., Noonan K., Gates D., Scott B., Kiplinger J.. "A Lanthanide Phosphinidene Complex: Synthesis, Structure, and Phospha-Wittig Reactivity", Journal of American Chemical Society 130 (Spring - 2008), 2408-2409
Masuda J., Jantunen K., Scott B., Kiplinger J.. "Lutetium Alkyls Supported by a Dearomatized and Functionalized Terpyridine Ligand: Preparation of Lutetium Organofluorine Anilide Complexes,", Organometalics 27 (Spring - 2008), 803-806
Masuda J., Scott B., Jantunen K., Kiplinger J.. "Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of the Thermally Stable Lutetium Tris(alkyl) Complex, (tBu2bpy)Lu(CH2SiMe3)3, Organometallics", Organometallics 27 (Spring - 2008), 1299-1304
Masuda J.. "A new polymorph of N,N'-bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)formamidine", Acta Crystallographica E64 (Spring - 2008), o1447
Masuda J., Schoeller W., Donnadieu B., Bertrand G.. "NHC-Mediated Aggregation of P4: Isolation of a P12 Cluster,", Journal of the American Chemical Society 129 (Spring - 2007), 14180-81
Samanta B., Chakraborty J., Shit S., Batten S., Jensen P., Masuda J., Mitra S.. "Synthesis, characterisation and crystal structures of a few coordination complexes of nickel(II), cobalt(III) and zinc(II) with N?-[(2-pyridyl)methylene]salicyloylhydrazone Schiff base", Inorganica Chimica Acta 360 :7 (Spring - 2007), 2471-2484
Masuda J., Schoeller W., Donnadieu W, Bertrand G.. "Carbene Activation of P4 and Subsequent Derivatization, Angew", Angewandte Chemie International Edition 46:37 (Spring - 2007), 7052-7055
Cornelissen C., Chan G., Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Aluminum Pentafluorophenyl-Amide Complexes", Canadian Journal of Chemistry 85 :2 (Spring - 2007), 135-140
Masuda J., Martin D., Lyon-Saunier C., Baceiredo A., Gornitzka H., Donnadieu B., Bertrand G. "Stable P-Heterocyclic Carbenes (PHCs): Scope and Limitations", Chemistry – An Asian Journal 2 (Spring - 2007), 178-187
Boeré, R., Bond A., Cronin S., Duffy N., Hazendonk P., Masuda J., Pollard K., Roemmele T., Tran P., Zhang Y.. "Photophysical, Dynamic and Redox Behavior of tris (2,6-Diisopropylphenyl) phosphine", New Journal of Chemistry 32 (Spring - 2007), 214-231
Welch G., Cabrera L., Chase P., Hollink E., Masuda J., Wei P., Stephan D.. "Tuning Lewis acidity using the reactivity of frustrated Lewis pairs: facile formation of phosphine-boranes and cationic phosphonium-boranes", Dalton Transactions (Spring - 2007), 3407-3414
Carbrera L., Welch G., Wei P., Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Pyridine and Phosphine Reactions with [CPh3][B(C6F5)4]", Inorganica Chimica Acta 359(9) (Spring - 2006), 3066-3071
Welch G., San Juan R., Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Reversible, Metal-Free Hydrogen Activation", Science 314 (Spring - 2006), 1124-1126
Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Neutral and Cationic Aluminum-Alkyl and Hydride Complexes of A Sterically Demanding N-imidoylamidine Ligand", Dalton Transactions 17 (Winter - 2006), 2089-2097
Welch G., Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Phosphonium-Borate Zwitterions, Anionic Phosphines and Dianionic-Phosphonium-Dialkoxides via THF Ring Opening Reactions", Inorganic Chemistry 45 :2 (Spring - 2006), 478-480
Majumder A., Gramlich V., Rosair G., Batten S., Masuda J., El Fallah M., Ribas J., Sutter J.-P., Desplanches C., Mitra S.. "Five new cobalt(II) and copper(II)-1,2,4,5-benzenetetracarboxylate supramolecular architectures: syntheses, structures and magnetic properties", Crystal Growth and Design 6 (Spring - 2006), 2355-2368
Masuda J., Hoskin A., Graham T., Beddie C., Fermin M., Etkin N., Stephan D.. "Catalytic P-H Activation by Ti and Zr Catalysts", Chemistry - A European Journal 12 :34 (Spring - 2006), 2896-8707
Tang J., Masuda J., Boyle T., Schurko R.. "Ultra-Wideline 27Al NMR Investigation of Three- and Five-Coordinate Aluminum Environments.", ChemPhysChem 7 (Spring - 2006), 117-130
Boeré R., Masuda J., Tran P.. "Synthesis, Crystal Structure and DFT calculations of 2,6-Diisopropylphenylcopper; its use in the Preparation of Dichloro-2,6-Diisopropylphenylphoshine", Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 691 :26 (Spring - 2006), 5597-5603
Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Transition Metal Complexes of A Sterically Demanding Diimine Ligand", Canadian Journal of Chemistry 83 (Spring - 2005), 477-484
Masuda J., Stephan D.. "Synthesis and Structure of a (NacNac)Rhodium Terminal Dinitrogen Complex", Canadian Journal of Chemistry 83 (Spring - 2005), 324-327
Mohamed A., Green J., Masuda J.. "Intramolecular Pauson-Khand reactions of cycloheptynedicobalt complexes", Synlett 10 (Spring - 2005), 1543-1546
Chan K., Spencer L., Masuda J., McCahill J., Wei P., Stephan D.. "Anionic Phosphinimine-Chelate Complexes of Rh and Ir: Steric and Electronic Influences on Oxidative Addition of CH2Cl2", Organometallics 23 :3 (Spring - 2004), 381-390
Masuda J., Walsh D., Wei P., Stephan D.. "Neutral and Cationic Group 13-Alkyl and Hydride Complexes of An Imine-Phopshinimine Ligand", Organometallics 23 :8 (Spring - 2004), 1819-1824
Masuda J., Wei P., Stephan D.. "Ni and Pd Phosphinimine-Imine Ligand Complexes", Dalton Transactions xx (Spring - 2003), 3500-3505
Boeré R., Masuda J.. "2,6-Diisopropylphenylphosphane: a new, bulky primary phosphane and its mono- and disilylated Si(CH3)3 and Si(CH3)2tBu derivatives. A synthetic, crystallographic and dynamic NMR investigation", Canadian Journal of Chemistry 80 (Spring - 2002), 1607-1617

Presentation

Masuda Jason. "Phosphorus, Carbon and Aluminum: Radical radicals!", February 10 (Spring - 2015)
Masuda Jason. "Aluminum chemistry featuring nitrogen-based ligands for stabilization of cations and radicals", 247th American Chemical Society National Meeting (Spring - 2015)
Masuda J. "Reactivity of a diphosphine with persistent phosphinyl character in solution and advances in carbene-stabilized group 14, 15, and 16 systems", 247th American Chemical Society National Meeting (Winter - 2014)
Keyes L., Hendsbee A., Giffin N., Masuda J.. "Formation and Reactivity of Aluminum complexes with Bulky Nitrogen-Based Ligands", XXVI International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry (Summer - 2014)
Hendsbee A., Giffin N., Zhang Y., Pye C., Masuda J.. "Reactions of Dichalcogenides (RE-ER) with an N-Heterocyclic carbene.", 96th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exibition (Spring - 2013)
Masuda J.. "Main group heterocycles – New phosphorus-based oxo cations, radicals and more!" (Spring - 2012)
Hendsbee A., Giffin N., Masuda J.. "Oxophilic heterocyclic phosphenium cations", 95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (Spring - 2012)
Giffin N., Hendsbee A., Pye C., Roemmele T., Masuda J.. "Preparation and reactivity of a diphosphine with persistant phosphinyl radical character in solution ", Gordon Research Conference – Inorganic Chemistry (Spring - 2012)
Hendsbee A., Giffin N., Masuda J.. "Oxidation of Heterocyclic Phosphenium Cations", International Symposium on Inorganic Ring Systems IRIS 13 (Spring - 2012)

Service: Institutional Committees

Senate Library Committee, 2013/01 - None (727)
Chair of Search committee for Nine-month Term Position in Analytical Chemistry, 2012/03 - 2012/03 (733)
Science Safety Committee, 2012/03 - 2013/03 (732)
Science Safety Committee Chemistry Representative, 2012/03 - 2013/03 (737)
Masters of Applied Science Committee, Representative, 2008/03 - None (Representative)
Search committee for Analytical Chemistry position, 2008/02 - 2008/02 (735)
Science Safety Committee Chemistry Representative, 2007/03 - 2009/03 (736)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Treasurer, Atlantic Science Links Association 2013/03 - Present
High School AP student mentor, Student from Cole Harbour High School, Project: Acetaminophen-Metal complexes 2013/03 - 2014/01
Judge for Undergraduate Oral presentations, 40th APICS/CIC Undergraduate Chemistry Conference, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, May 22–24, 2014. 2013/03 - 2013/03
Session Chair, ACS Award in Inorganic Chemistry: Symposium in Honor of Guy Bertrand, 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, Texas, March 18, 2014 2013/02 - 2013/02
Chemistry Demonstration, Grade 5, 25 students, Duc d’Anville Elementary School, Halifax 2013/02 - 2013/02
Board Member, Atlantic Science Links Association 2013/01 - Present
Science Outreach, Advanced Placement Student conference, Chemistry experiment for two separate groups of 32 AP high school students 2013/01 - 2013/01
Science Fair Judge, Chignecto East Regional Science Fair, NSCC Pictou Campus, Stellarton, NS 2012/03 - 2012/03
Science outreach, Acetanilide recrystallization laboratory for twenty-eight grade 11 students from Auburn High School 2012/03 - 2012/03
Science outreach, Organic Chemistry experiment for forty-one grade 11 students from Auburn High School 2012/03 - 2012/03
Science outreach, Team Nova Scotia Showcase: Scientist Viewing of the top 40 junior/senior-high school Science Fair students from NS 2012/03 - 2012/03
Scientist Viewing of the top 40 junior/senior-high school Science Fair students from NS, 2012/03 - 2012/03
Chemistry Demonstration, Grade 7, Highland Park Junior High School, Halifax 2012/01 - 2012/01
Session Chair, Main Group Symposium, 95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Calgary, Alberta 2011/03 - 2011/03
Judge for Undergraduate Poster presentations, 38th APICS/CIC Undergraduate Chemistry Conference, Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia, May 15–18, 2012 2011/03 - 2011/03
Judge, Oral and Poster Presentations, Atlantic Inorganic Discussion Weekend, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI, May 23–25, 2012 2011/03 - 2011/03
Science Fair Judge, Halifax SCI-TECH Expo, Saint Mary’s University 2011/02 - 2011/02
Chemistry Demonstration, Grade 5, Duc d’Anville Elementary School, Halifax 2011/02 - 2011/02
Chemistry Demonstration, Grade 5, Duc d’Anville Elementary School, Halifax 2011/02 - 2011/02
Session Chair, Main Group Symposium, 94nd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Montreal, Quebec 2010/03 - 2010/03
Judge for Undergraduate Poster presentations, 37th APICS/CIC Undergraduate Chemistry Conference, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI, May 21–23, 2011 2010/03 - 2010/03
Science Fair Judge, Halifax Muslim Academy 2010/02 - 2010/02
Chemistry Demonstration, Grade 5, Duc d’Anville Elementary School, Halifax 2010/02 - 2010/02
Judge, Inorganic Poster Presentations, Atlantic Inorganic Discussion Weekend, Fredericton, New Brunswick, March 18–20, 2011 2010/02 - 2010/02
APICS/CIC Chemistry Speaker Tour Coordinator, 2009/03 - 2012/03
Conference Co-organizer (with Jason Clyburne and Rob Singer), , Atlantic Inorganic Discussion Weekend held at Saint Mary's University 2009/03 - 2009/03
Judge, Inorganic Poster Presentations, 93rd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario, May 29–June 2, 2010 2009/03 - 2009/03
Judge, Inorganic Poster Presentations, APICS/CIC Undergraduate Chemistry Conference, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 13–15, 2010 2009/03 - 2009/03