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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Calgary
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Alhajj, Reda RA
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Effective and Efficient Data Analysis Techniques for Emerging Data Intensive Applications 1507 5 $15,000.00
Alim, Usman UR
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Approximation of Divergence-free Vector Fields on Regular Lattices 1507 5 $20,000.00
Badescu, Alexandru AM
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Hedging derivatives: from finance to actuarial science 1508 5 $11,000.00
BARCLAY, PAUL E
Department
Physics and Astronomy
EQPEQ Detection of high frequency nanocavity optomechanics 1505 1 $25,675.00
Barclay, Robert RMR
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Ecological and evolutionary consequences of mammalian flight 1503 5 $33,000.00
Belostotski, Leonid L
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN High-sensitivity receiver systems for use with RF and THz radio telescopes and commercial systems 1510 5 $29,000.00
Bentley, Laurence LR
Department
Geoscience
RGPIN Advancing Sustainable Groundwater Resource Management 1506 5 $33,000.00
Berlinguette, Curtis CP
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Molecular Strategies for Converting and Storing Solar Energy 1504 5 $84,000.00
Birss, Viola VI
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Development of Ordered Nanostructures for Electrocatalytic and Sensor Applications 1504 5 $69,000.00
Boyd, Jeffrey E
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Vision and Sensing of Human Motion for Athletes and Artists 1507 5 $15,000.00
BOYD, Steven K
Department
Radiology
RGPIN Non-invasive assessment of bone strength 1512 5 $37,000.00
Bray, Signe SL
Department
Radiology
RGPIN Structure-function relationships in brain development 1502 5 $29,000.00
BRENNAN, Robert RW
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Distributed Intelligent Sensing and Control for Manufacturing Automation 1512 5 $23,000.00
Chadee, Khrisendath K
Department
Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
RGPIN Modeling Entamoeba histolytica host-parasite interactions 1501 1 $36,000.00
Chelikani, Prasanth VRK
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN Role of Gut Peptides in the Regulation of Energy Balance 1502 5 $25,000.00
Chen, Shengnan S
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Simulation and Performance Optimization of Tight Oil Reservoirs with Multistage Hydraulic Fractures 1511 5 $25,000.00
Chen, Zhangxing J
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Modeling and Simulation Techniques for Heavy Oil and Oil Sands Reservoirs 1511 5 $46,744.00
Cobb, John A
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN The function of R-spondins during mouse limb development and chondrogenesis 1501 5 $36,000.00
Collins, Michael J
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Maritime Surveillance with Dual-Polarized Synthetic Aperture Radar 1509 5 $26,000.00
Cramb, David T
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN The Biophysical Chemistry of Nanoparticle Interactions 1504 5 $54,000.00
Cully, Christopher M
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Electromagnetic Waves and their Effects in near-Earth Space 1505 5 $32,000.00
De Buck, Jeroen JMD
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN Early detection of immune responses against Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection 1501 1 $30,000.00
Doepel, Lorraine LS
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN In pursuit of the ideal dietary amino acid profile for dairy calves 1502 5 $25,000.00
Donovan, Eric EF
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Relationships Between Aurora and Magnetospheric Processes 1505 5 $41,000.00
El-Sheimy, Naser N
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Multi-sensors Systems for Ubiquitous Personal Navigation 1509 5 $46,000.00
Feder, David DL
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Quantum Information in Many-Particle Systems 1505 5 $33,000.00
Fraser, Marie ME
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Catalytic Mechanisms and Biological Roles of Enzymes Involved in Energy Metabolism 1501 5 $30,000.00
Frayne, Richard R
Department
Radiology
RGPIN Reconstruction of Sparse Multi-dimensional Imaging Data for Time-efficient Imaging 1510 5 $35,000.00
Gailer, Juergen J
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Probing the biochemistry of toxic metals in the bloodstream 1502 1 $25,000.00
Gao, Yang Y
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Algorithm Development for Real-time Kinematic Precise Point Positioning 1509 5 $28,000.00
Ghaderi Dehkordi, Majid M
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Exploiting Interference in Wireless Networks: Protocol Design, Analysis and Implementation 1507 5 $20,000.00
Habib, Ayman F
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN UAV-Based On-Demand 3D Mapping 1509 5 $35,000.00
Harrison, Joe JJ
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Resistance is not futile: Uncovering the reasons why bacterial biofilms can withstand antimicrobial treatments 1501 5 $41,000.00
Hejazi, Seyed Hossein SHH
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Micro and nano scale transport phenomena in porous media with applications to unconventional hydrocarbon resources 1511 5 $25,000.00
Herzog, Walter W
Department
Kinesiology, Faculty of
RGPIN Force-sharing among synergistic muscles and mechanical properites of skeletal muscles 1502 5 $115,200.00
Hill, Matthew MN
Department
Cell Biology and Anatomy
RGPIN Endocannabinoid signalling and the neurobehavioural development of forebrain circuits 1502 5 $45,000.00
Hubbard, Stephen SM
Department
Geoscience
RGPIN Deciphering the Record of Sediment Transfer and Deposition Across Continental Slopes and the Margins of Other Deep-Water Basins 1506 5 $40,000.00
HUSEIN, MAEN MH
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN In-situ prepared nanoparticles and their role in heavy oil upgrading 1511 5 $25,000.00
Johnson, Edward A
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Coupling ecological and geophysical processes three projects:Hydrology & riparian tree populations, Process model of fire frequency,Complex modular network of plant distribution. 1503 5 $42,000.00
Kantzas, Apostolos A
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN WETTABILITY AND ENHANCED OIL RECOVERY OF TIGHT OIL RESERVOIRS 1511 1 $25,000.00
Karan, Kunal NONE
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
EQPEQ Humidity- and Temperature-Controlled Chamber for Conductivity and Water Uptake Measurements of Nanometers Thin Ionomer Films 1511 1 $23,059.00
Krishnamurthy, Diwakar D
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Performance evaluation and management of enterprise application systems 1507 5 $20,000.00
Kutz, Susan J
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
EQPEQ Double-headed, differential interference contrast microscope, with dedicated camera assembly for parasitological research and training of HQP. 1503 1 $62,850.00
Kutz, Susan J
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN Theoretical and Empirical Approaches to Understanding Evolutionary and Ecological Drivers of Parasite Invasion, Establishment, and Range Expansion in the Arctic 1503 1 $22,000.00
Lachapelle, Gerard J
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Robustness of GNSS-Augmented Location and Navigation Systems Against Interference Attacks 1509 5 $78,000.00
Liang, Steve Hung-Ling SL
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN A Geospatial Sensor Web Architecture for the Internet of Things 1509 5 $28,000.00
Lichti, Derek DD
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN New range camera models for dynamic measurement 1509 5 $35,000.00
Lines, Laurence LR
Department
Geoscience
RGPIN Seismic-Q imaging for petroleum reservoir characterization 1506 1 $27,000.00
Lu, Xuewen X
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Inference and variable selection in semiparametric survival models with censored or missing data 1508 5 $15,000.00
Lukowiak, Ken D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Some strains of Lymnaea are smarter than others: why and what are the consequences. 1502 5 $45,500.00
Mahinpey, Nader N
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Fundamentals and applications of thermochemical conversion processes for emerging energy recovery technologies: novel materials, processing, and capture 1511 5 $35,000.00
Marceau, Danielle DJ
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Complex system modeling to study coupled natural-human systems 1506 5 $33,000.00
Margrave, Gary GF
Department
Geoscience
RGPIN Advancing seismic inversion in practice 1506 5 $33,000.00
Marriott, Robert RA
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Understanding, Recovery and Management of Hydrogen Sulfide in High-temperature Shale Gas 1504 5 $34,000.00
Martin, Yvonne E
Department
Geography
RGPIN Integrating Ecology and Hydrology with Geomorphology in the Critical Zone: Observations and Numerical Modelling Studies 1506 5 $27,000.00
Martinuzzi, Robert J
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
EQPEQ HPLC for Analysis and Design of Biodegradable Drilling Fluids 1512 1 $115,911.00
Maurer, Frank FO
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Software Processes for Small Teams Developing Scalable Applications in the Cloud 1507 5 $25,000.00
MOHAMAD, ABDULMAJEED AAM
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Lattice Boltzmann Methods for Real Time Simulations of Complex Physics, blood flow 1512 1 $23,000.00
Moorhead, Gregory GBG
Department
Biological Sciences
EQPEQ Ultra-low temperature freezer 1502 1 $14,726.00
Moorhead, Gregory GBG
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Biochemical, proteomic and bioinformatic insights into Arabidopsis thaliana protein phosphatases 1502 5 $57,000.00
Okoniewski, Michal M
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Waves, simulation tools and antennas: from medicine to oil and gas 1510 5 $41,000.00
Ouyed, Rachid R
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Astrophysical (Magneto-Hydrodynamic) Jets and Astrophysical Quark Matter. 1505 5 $32,000.00
Pang, Daniel DSJ
Department
Veterinary Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences
RGPIN A novel bi-directional relationship between neuropathic pain and sleep. 1502 5 $29,000.00
Patel, Kamala D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Mechanisms regulating adhesion-induced Weibel-Palade body exocytosis 1501 5 $36,000.00
Pexman, Penny PM
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Investigating the Dynamics of Semantic Processing 1502 5 $57,000.00
Piers, Warren E
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Transition Metal and Main Group Organometallic Chemistry: Synthesis and Catalysis 1504 5 $125,000.00
Post, John R
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Population dynamics in fishes: recruitment processes, environmental variation, adaptation and harvest 1503 5 $33,000.00
Protzner, Andrea AB
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Changes in Brain Signal Variability as a Function of Learning and Expertise in Lexical Decision Making 1502 5 $37,000.00
Rauk, Arvi A
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Metal-Peptide and Peptide-Peptide Interactions of Relevance to Alzheimer's Disease 1504 5 $44,000.00
Reid, Mary ML
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Behavioural ecology of interactions between trees and bark beetles mediated by climate 1503 5 $27,000.00
Roberts, Edward EPL
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Graphene based adsorbents for electrochemical applications. 1511 5 $29,000.00
Roesler, Roland R
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Design and applications of main group element frameworks 1504 5 $34,000.00
Rogers, Sean SM
Department
Biological Sciences
EQPEQ AQUATIC HOUSING TO STUDY THE ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION OF FISHES AT THE BAMFIELD MARINE SCIENCES CENTRE 1503 1 $62,760.00
Rokne, Jon JG
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Interval analysis, computer graphics algorithms and social networks 1507 5 $15,000.00
Sears, Christopher R
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Exploring Interactions Between Attention, Emotion, and Memory using Mood Induction Procedures 1502 5 $25,000.00
Sen, Arindom A
Department
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
RGPIN Bioprocess Development for the Large Scale Production and Differentiation of Adult Human Stem Cells 1511 5 $22,000.00
Sharlin, Ehud E
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Physicality in Human-Robot Interaction: Form, Movement, Proxemics and Touch 1507 5 $15,000.00
Shimizu, George GKH
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Synthesis and properties of metal organic frameworks 1504 5 $99,000.00
Shrive, Nigel NG
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Strength and Long-term Behaviour of Masonry Structures 1509 5 $35,000.00
Stell, William K
Department
Cell Biology and Anatomy
RGPIN Retinal Control of Eye Growth and Myopia 1502 5 $25,000.00
Storey, Douglas G
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Pseudomonas Global Regulatory Networks in Biofilms 1501 5 $43,000.00
Thompson, Roger RJ
Department
Cell Biology and Anatomy
RGPIN Purinergic receptors and pannexin channels in the activation of innate immune cells of the choroid plexus 1501 5 $36,000.00
TU, Yiliu YL
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Integrated and Traceable Supply Chain in One-of-a-Kind Production 1509 5 $35,000.00
Vamosi, Jana Christeen JCV
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Eco-evolutionary dynamics of pollinator-driven diversification 1503 1 $22,000.00
van der Hoorn, Frans A
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
RGPIN Understanding the molecular basis for sperm function: the sperm connecting piece and sperm motility 1501 5 $36,000.00
Vijayan, Mathilakath M
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Cortisol stress axis development and function in fish 1502 5 $47,000.00
Walker, Robert RJ
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN The Best of Both Worlds: Reusable Software via Unplanned Reuse 1507 5 $30,000.00
Wang, Ruisheng R
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Integration of Mobile and Aerial LiDAR for Large-Scale Photorealistic Urban Modeling 1509 5 $24,000.00
Wang, Xin X
Department
Geomatics Engineering
RGPIN Spatial clustering of spatial correlated data, multi-valued data, and domain-driven spatial clustering ensemble 1507 5 $15,000.00
Ware, Antony AF
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Quantitative tools for energy risk management 1508 5 $15,000.00
Whelan, Patrick J
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN The role of inhibition in the control of locomotion 1502 5 $33,000.00
Williamson, Carey CL
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Internet Protocol and Application Performance 1507 5 $44,000.00
Wu, Jingjing J
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Robust Inferences Based on Minimum Distance for Semiparametric Models 1508 5 $15,000.00
Zareipour, Hamidreza H
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Forecasting Technologies for Operation of Modern Electric Energy Systems Under Uncertainty 1510 5 $29,000.00
Ziegler, Tom T
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN The development of new density functional based methods and their application to catalysis 1504 5 $124,000.00