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2014 Research Grants Competition - Results by Evaluation Group

Chemistry
Applicant Name Institution Program Title Term Awarded Amount
Adronov, Alex A
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster EQPEQ 633 nm Laser for Raman Instrument 1 $59,263.00
Back, Thomas
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Organic Synthesis of Biologically Interesting Compounds and Organosulfur/Selenium Chemistry 5 $54,000.00
Badia, Antonella
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Harnessing Interfacial Phenomena at Self-Assembled Organic Ultrathin Films 5 $68,000.00
Baker, Ralph
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Green Routes to Fluorocarbons 5 $100,000.00
Bandrauk, Andre
Department
Chimie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Laser Control of Molecular Electronics-Femto to Attosecond Science 5 $68,000.00
Barrett, Christopher
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Photo-Reversible Polymers for the Opto-Bio Interface 5 $54,000.00
Barry, Sean
Department
Chemistry
Carleton RGPIN Gold Films by Atomic Layer Deposition: Precursor Design, Synthesis, Evaluation and Optimization in Deposition 5 $34,000.00
Baumgartner, Thomas
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Organophosphorus Avenues Toward Molecular and Supramolecular Sustainable-Energy Materials 5 $68,000.00
Bennet, Andrew AJ
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser EQPEQ CD Spectrophotometer for Biological Studies 1 $148,351.00
Berg, David
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Control of Function and Reactivity in Lanthanide Chemistry by Tailored Ligand Design 5 $34,000.00
Bieringer, Mario
Department
Chemistry
Manitoba RGPIN Structure-Reactivity Relationships for Extended Solids: Tailored Design of Highly Functional Materials 5 $34,000.00
Blacquiere, Johanna
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Dynamic Ligands for Sustainable Molecular Catalysis 5 $35,000.00
Blacquiere, Johanna JM
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario EQPEQ Inert-Atmosphere Work Station 1 $58,119.00
Blum, Amy
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Tobacco Mosaic Virus Coat Protein as a Template for Nanostructured Materials 5 $34,000.00
Boddy, Christopher
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Harnessing Polyketide Natural Product Biosynthesis 5 $98,500.00
Bohle, Scott
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Bioinorganic Chemical Biology 5 $43,000.00
Bolshan, Yuri
Department
Science, Faculty of
Ontario Institute of Technology RGPIN Transition-metal-free reactions of organoboranes. 5 $32,000.00
Boukouvalas, John
Department
Chimie
Université Laval RGPIN Natural Product Synthesis and Synthetic Methodology 5 $34,000.00
Bowles, Richard
Department
Chemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Theory and simulation of soft condensed matter 5 $34,000.00
Briand, Glen
Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Mount Allison RGPIN Novel Bonding Environments and Reactivity for Heavy Main Group Metals 5 $34,000.00
Britton, Robert
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Development of Enabling Methods for Natural Product and Medicinal Chemistry 5 $68,000.00
Britz-McKibbin, Philip
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN New Advances in Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry for Metabolomics: Multiplexed Separations for Biomarker Discovery 5 $54,000.00
Brolo, Alexandre
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Single molecule and single particle spectroelectrochemistry 5 $84,000.00
Budzelaar, Peter
Department
Chemistry
Manitoba RGPIN From Bond Activation to Catalysis 5 $34,000.00
Burgess, Ian
Department
Chemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Temporally and Spatially Resolved Electrochemical Infrared Spectroscopy 5 $54,000.00
Buriak, Jillian
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Fundamentals and Applications of Self-Assembly of Block Copolymer Nanostructures on Surfaces 5 $100,000.00
CARRINGTON, Tucker
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN Development and application of new methods for computing rovibrational spectra and rate constants 5 $84,000.00
Castonguay, Annie
Department
INRS
INRS RGPIN Bio-inspired catalysts for the activation of aliphatic C-H bonds: toward the development of novel green processes 5 $32,000.00
Charette, André
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN New Methods for the Stereoselective Synthesis of Organic Compounds 5 $165,000.00
Chen, David
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Chemical separation techniques and their wide-ranging applications 1 $34,000.00
Chou, Keng Chang
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Nonlinear optical spectroscopy for studying surface chemistry at complex interfaces and super-resolution optical microscopy 5 $43,000.00
Claverie, Jerome P
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal EQPEQ Urgent photospectrometric infrastructure for the characterization of materials 1 $150,000.00
Corrigan, John JF
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario EQPEQ New Generation CCD Camera for X-ray Diffraction Facility 1 $139,604.00
Cosa, Gonzalo
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Chemical and biological processes studied with advanced imaging techniques 5 $84,000.00
Cosa, Gonzalo G
Department
Chemistry
McGill EQPEQ Supercontinuum ultrafast fiber laser with tunable outputs 1 $97,065.00
Cuccia, Louis
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Concordia RGPIN Understanding chiral amplification and chiral interactions in conglomerate crystals 5 $34,000.00
Dake, Gregory
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Methods for and Synthesis of Natural Product Hybrids for Medicinal Chemistry Applications 5 $34,000.00
Desaulniers, Jean-Paul
Department
Science, Faculty of
Ontario Institute of Technology RGPIN Synthesis and investigation of chemically-modified oligonucleotides as gene-silencing substrates 5 $30,000.00
DeWolf, Christine
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Concordia RGPIN Structure, organization and reactivity in organic monolayers: impacts on material functionality 5 $34,000.00
Donaldson, David
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Atmospheric and Interfacial Reaction Dynamics 5 $43,000.00
Dudding, Travis
Department
Chemistry
Brock RGPIN A Superbasic approach to Discovery 5 $34,000.00
Duhamel, Jean
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Novel Experiments Based on Time-Resolved Fluorescence to Probe Complex Physical Phenomena in Macromolecules and their Supramolecular Assemblies 5 $54,000.00
Eichhorn, Stephan
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Design, synthesis, and properties of self-organizing dyes 5 $34,000.00
Eikerling, Michael
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion: From Fundamental Physics to Advanced Design 5 $54,000.00
Evans, Greg
Department
Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Probing the properties of particulate pollution: Elucidating the origins and impacts of atmospheric aerosol 5 $54,000.00
Fournier, Rene
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Computational methods for the exploration of potential energy surfaces with applications to nanoalloy materials. 5 $34,000.00
Fridgen, Travis
Department
Chemistry
Memorial RGPIN Experimental Studies of the Structures, Energetics, and Reactions of Gas Phase Self-Assembled Biomolecular Ionic Complexes 5 $54,000.00
Fryzuk, Michael
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Organometallic Approaches to Nitrogen Fixation 5 $100,000.00
Gates, Derek DP
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia EQPEQ Upgrade to UBC-Chemistry Departmental NMR Facility 1 $150,000.00
Gauthier, Mario
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Synthesis and physical characterization of arborescent (dendrigraft) polymers 5 $43,000.00
George, Graham
Department
Geological Sciences
Saskatchewan RGPIN Spectroscopic Studies of Molybdenum and Tungsten Enzymes 5 $54,000.00
Ghandi, Khashayar
Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Mount Allison RGPIN Towards environmentally friendly processes in materials and energy technologies probed by beta decayed spin spectroscopy and other physical methods 5 $34,000.00
Giorgi, Javier
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Novel defective oxides: synthesis, properties and applications 5 $34,000.00
Gorecki, Tadeusz
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Advanced Techniques for Organic Analysis 5 $43,000.00
Gray, Christopher
Department
Chemistry
New Brunswick RGPIN Combining bioactivity and metabolomic profiling in the discovery of antibiotic natural products from endophytic fungi 5 $30,000.00
Greener, Jesse
Department
Chimie
Université Laval RGPIN Synthesis, study and optimization of programmable biofilms for catalysis and waste water remediation 5 $35,000.00
Guérin, Brigitte
Department
Médecine nucléaire et radiobiologie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Tools for peptide radiolabeling 5 $34,000.00
Gunning, Patrick
Department
Chemical and Physical Sciences (Mississauga)
Toronto RGPIN Controlling Protein Complexation and Cellular Localization using Novel Molecular Therapeutics 5 $84,000.00
Hayes, Patrick
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Characterizing the sources and atmospheric chemistry of light-absorbing carbonaceous aerosols using resonance Raman spectroscopy 5 $32,000.00
Hazendonk, Paul
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Lethbridge RGPIN Solid-State NMR of Complex Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Materials 5 $34,000.00
Herbert, David
Department
Chemistry
Manitoba RGPIN Organometallic and Coordination Chemistry Approaches to Small Molecule Activation Relevant to Renewable Energy and Resources 5 $35,000.00
Hicks, Robin
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Redox-active ligands and their coordination complexes 5 $54,000.00
Hof, Fraser
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Supramolecular agents for the binding of challenging protein surface motifs 5 $68,000.00
Horton, Joseph
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN Interfacial Forces and Novel Self-Assembled Surface Structures 5 $34,000.00
Kambhampati, Patanjali
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Nanoscale Excitonics: From Materials Chemistry to Ultrafast Photonics 5 $43,000.00
Keillor, Jeffrey
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN New Methods for Site-Specific Protein Labelling 5 $68,000.00
Kerr, Rusell
Department
Chemistry
Prince Edward Island RGPIN Marine microbial natural product discovery 5 $54,000.00
Kerton, Francesca
Department
Chemistry
Memorial RGPIN Catalytic transformations of oxygen- and nitrogen-containing substrates 5 $43,000.00
Kitaev, Vladimir
Department
Chemistry
Wilfrid Laurier RGPIN Functional Materials Based on Well-Defined Colloidal Nanoscale Blocks for Applications in Sensing, Photoelectrochemistry, and Environmental Remediation 5 $54,000.00
Kleitz, Freddy
Department
Chimie
Université Laval RGPIN Nanoporous Oxides and Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials for Catalysis and Biomedical Applications 5 $54,000.00
Krems, Roman
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Quantum dynamics of two-body, few-body and many-body molecular systems at low temperatures 5 $68,000.00
Krull, Ulrich
Department
Chemical and Physical Sciences (Mississauga)
Toronto RGPIN Luminescent bioassays using immobilized bioconjugated quantum dots within fluidics systems 5 $100,000.00
Krylov, Sergey SN
Department
Research on Biomolecular Interactions, Centre for
York EQPEQ INSTRUMENTATION FOR LABEL-FREE SOLUTION-BASED KINETIC ANALYSIS OF BIOMOLECULAR INTERACTIONS 1 $149,680.00
Kumacheva, Eugenia
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Bioinspired Materials Science 5 $137,000.00
Larivière, Dominic
Department
Chimie
Université Laval RGPIN New radioanalytical tools for the detection of naturally-occurring and anthropogenic radionuclides 5 $54,000.00
Le Roy, Robert
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Spectra, Dynamics, and Intermolecular Forces in Small Molecules and Clusters 5 $43,000.00
Lebel, Hélène
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Toward and Around Nitrogen-Containing Molecules: Synthesis, Asymmetric Induction and Mechanistic Studies. 5 $54,000.00
Legault, Claude
Department
Chimie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Development and Understanding of Synthetic Methodologies Using an Experimental-Computational Strategy 5 $30,000.00
Li, Hongbin H
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia EQPEQ A PHOTO RHEOMETER FOR BIOMATERIAL CHARACTERIZATION 1 $95,668.00
Li, Liang
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Development of Mass Spectrometric Techniques for Comprehensive Metabolome Analysis in Metabolomics 5 $68,000.00
Loock, Hans-Peter
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN Instruments and Applications for Absorption and Fluorescence Spectroscopy 5 $84,000.00
Lubell, William
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Advances in Amino Acid Chemistry and Peptide Mimicry 5 $84,000.00
Lundgren, Rylan
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN New Approaches to Catalysis: Dual Nucleophilic/Transition Metal Catalysis and Bimetallic Cu Catalysts for Oxidative Functionalizations 5 $39,000.00
Lundgren, Rylan RJ
Department
Chemistry
Alberta EQPEQ High-Throughput Ultra High Pressure Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Instrument 1 $150,000.00
MacFarlane, William
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Development and Application of Depth-Resolved beta-Detected Nuclear Magnetic Resonance to electronic, ionic and molecular phenomena in the Solid State 5 $34,000.00
Martel, Richard
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Electrical Transport Studies on Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Devices and Thin-Films 5 $84,000.00
McDermott, Mark
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Modified nanostructures for the next generation of biosensing and enhanced nanomaterials 5 $34,000.00
McIndoe, Scott
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Mass spectrometry-led catalyst discovery 5 $84,000.00
McIndoe, Scott JS
Department
Chemistry
Victoria EQPEQ A high resolution, supersonically cooled 'Cold-EI' mass spectrometer 1 $150,000.00
Menard, Frederic
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN New Chemical Strategies for the Modification and Control of Endogenous Proteins in Living Cells 5 $32,000.00
Merschrod, Erika
Department
Chemistry
Memorial RGPIN Hierarchical considerations in materials design and characterization 5 $34,000.00
Mittermaier, Anthony
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Binding Mechanisms and Conformational Equilibria in Biomacromolecular Interactions 5 $54,000.00
Mittler, Silvia
Department
Physics and Astronomy
Western Ontario RGPIN Laboratory for Photonics of Surfaces and Interfaces 5 $43,000.00
Morin, Jean-Francois
Department
Chimie
Université Laval RGPIN Towards New Synthetic Methodologies for the Preparation of Well-Defined Carbon Nanomaterials 5 $43,000.00
Morin, Jean-Francois JFM
Department
Chimie
Laval EQPEQ Benchtop MALDI-TOF for Materials Characterization 1 $143,155.00
Mozharivskyj, Yurij
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN Synthesis, structure and properties of responsive solid-state materials 5 $54,000.00
Murugesu, Muralee M
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa EQPEQ Electrical Transport Property Measurement System for Advanced Functional Materials 1 $144,200.00
Nitz, Mark MN
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto EQPEQ Fluorescence Plate Reader for Chemical Biology 1 $39,000.00
Ozin, Geoffrey
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Silicon Nanochemistry 5 $100,000.00
Pagenkopf, Brian
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Natural Product Inspired Synthetic Methods 5 $34,000.00
Palmer, David
Department
Chemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Investigating enzymatic activity, mechanism, and inhibition 5 $54,000.00
Pawliszyn, Janusz
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN High Performance Analysis of Complex Organic Mixtures 5 $84,000.00
Perepichka, Dmitrii DF
Department
Chemistry
McGill EQPEQ UV-Vis-NIR spectrofluorometer with integrating sphere 1 $118,635.00
Pinto, B. Mario
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Carbohydrate Mimicry and Enzyme Inhibition 5 $84,000.00
Polanyi, John
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Reaction Dynamics At Surfaces, A-Molecule-At-A-Time 5 $190,000.00
Preuss, Kathryn
Department
Chemistry
Guelph RGPIN Radical Materials: Molecular and Supramolecular Architectures using Paramagnetic Ligands 5 $54,000.00
Prud'homme, Robert
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPGP NEW ROUTES TO SURFACE NANOPATTERNS USING BLOCK COPOLYMERS 5 $54,000.00
Reimer, Kenneth
Department
Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Royal Military College of Canada RGPIN Arsenic transformations in the human environment 5 $43,000.00
Reven, Linda
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Solid-State NMR of Polymer and Liquid Crystalline Nanocomposites 5 $34,000.00
Richeson, Darrin
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Main Group and Transition Metal Complexes: From Fundamental Investigations to Photocatalysis 5 $54,000.00
Rivard, Eric
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Donor-stabilzation and Atom Exchange Chemistry as Important Tools for Advanced Materials Synthesis 5 $54,000.00
Rochefort, Dominic
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Functional ionic liquid electrolytes 5 $34,000.00
Salahub, Dennis
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Multiscale modeling of (bio) catalytic systems 5 $68,000.00
Sciaini, Alberto
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Femtosecond electron sources for atomically-resolved dynamics and ultrafast high-resolution imaging 5 $35,000.00
Seferos, Dwight DS
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto EQPEQ Deposition tool for organic solar cells containing multi-charge generation materials 1 $150,000.00
Semenikhin, Oleg
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN New Materials and Approaches for Energy Conversion and Storage 5 $34,000.00
Sham, Tsun
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Materials and synchrotron radiation 5 $68,000.00
Shi, Yujun
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Hot Wire Chemical Vapor Deposition Chemistry in the Gas Phase and on Surfaces 5 $43,000.00
Shoesmith, David
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Electrochemical and Analytical Studies of Corroding and Reactive Surfaces 5 $100,000.00
Simpson, Andre
Department
Physical & Environmental Sciences (Scarborough)
Toronto RGPIN Development of flow-based and magic angle spinning in-vivo NMR to understand environmental stress 5 $68,000.00
Siu, K.W. Michael
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Gas-Phase Chemistry of Biological and Metal-Containing Ions 5 $54,000.00
Song, Datong
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Small molecule activation and sensing 5 $54,000.00
Spino, Claude
Department
Chimie
Sherbrooke RGPIN New Synthetic Methodologies to Access N-Heterocycles 5 $54,000.00
Stephan, Douglas
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Frustrated Lewis Pairs: Metal-Free Synthesis and Catalysis 5 $155,000.00
Stephan, Douglas DW
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto EQPEQ Low Temperature EPR Spectrometer 1 $120,125.00
Storr, Timothy
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN New Avenues in Bioinorganic Chemistry: Electronic Structure, Catalysis, and Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry 5 $43,000.00
Stradiotto, Mark
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie RGPIN Advancing Late Metal Catalysis: DalPhos Ligand Design, Mechanism, and New Reactivity 5 $84,000.00
Sutherland, Todd
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Self-assembly of redox molecules 5 $34,000.00
Thompson, Alison A
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie EQPEQ Source and Probe to Enable Atmospheric Pressure Photon Ionization (APPI) Mass Spectrometry and the Mass Spectral Analysis of Solids 1 $38,630.00
Vallée-Bélisle, Alexis
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Programmable, self-regulated DNA and RNA nanomachines 5 $35,000.00
Valliant, John
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN The Bioinorganic and Bioorganometallic Chemistry of Radionuclides and Boron Clusters 5 $68,000.00
Warren, Jeffrey
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Artificial metalloproteins: photochemical and electrochemical approaches for understanding mechanism and catalysis 5 $35,000.00
Warren, Jeffrey JJ
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser EQPEQ Instrumentation for nanosecond time-resolved transient absorption and luminescence: from protein dynamics to photovoltaics 1 $149,809.00
Wheeler, Aaron
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Microfluidic Tools for Bioanalysis 5 $100,000.00
Wilson, Derek
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Conformational Disorder in Protein Function and Pathogenic Aggregation 5 $54,000.00
Wishart, David
Department
Computing Science
Alberta RGPIN Development of Improved Methods to Rapidly Characterize Protein Structure, Function and Dynamics 5 $68,000.00
Wuest, Frank
Department
Oncology
Alberta RGPIN Radionuclide-based bioorthogonal click chemistry for targeted molecular imaging and therapy 5 $34,000.00
Wuest, James
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Engineering New Molecular Materials 1 $54,000.00
Zamble, Deborah
Department
Chemistry
Toronto RGPIN Metal Selectivity of Nickel Metalloproteins 5 $68,000.00
Zhang, Peng
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie RGPIN Synchrotron X-ray Spectroscopy of Metal Nanostructures 5 $34,000.00
Zhao, Yue NONE
Department
Chimie
Sherbrooke EQPEQ A Materials Testing System / Un système d'essai de matériaux 1 $126,753.00
Zhu, Julian
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Versatile Polymeric Biomaterials 5 $54,000.00