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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Manitoba
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Acar, Elif EF
Department
Statistics
RGPIN Flexible Dependence Models for Multivariate Data 1508 5 $20,000.00
Alfa, Attahiru S
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Developing Efficient and Effective Algorithms for Complete Analysis of a Class of Vacation Queueing Models 1509 5 $46,000.00
Ali, Geneviθve GA
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Water, sediment and nutrient connectivity in engineered Prairie landscapes 1506 5 $28,000.00
Aluko, Rotimi RE
Department
Human Nutritional Sciences
RGPIN Structure-function properties of food protein-derived calmodulin-binding peptides: in vivo studies 1502 5 $57,000.00
Birouk, Madjid M
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
EQPEQ Upgrade of a Standard Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) System to Enable Particle Size Measurement 1512 1 $66,034.00
Bruce, Neil NDB
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Computational Modeling and Analysis of Human Gaze Behavior 1507 5 $20,000.00
Brule-Babel, Anita AL
Department
Plant Science
RGPIN Investigation of host resistance to Fusarium graminearum in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) 1502 1 $29,000.00
Buchanan, Douglas DA
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Materials and devices for advanced transistors and olfactory sensors 1510 5 $29,000.00
Cai, Jun J
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Radio Resource Management in Cognitive Radio Networks 1510 5 $35,000.00
Chakhmouradian, Anton AR
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Implications of the structural setting, magma-wallrock interaction and postemplacement evolution of postorogenic carbonatites for their rare-metal (REE, Nb, Zr, U) potential 1506 5 $33,000.00
CHATURVEDI, MAHESH C
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Welding of Single and Polycrystal Nickel Superalloys to Aluminides Based Aero-engine and Power Generation Turbine Materials by New and Emerging Joining Technologies 1511 5 $25,000.00
Cicek, Nazim N
Department
Biosystems Engineering
RGPIN Bio-plastics production from industrial waste streams in membrane bioreactors 1509 1 $24,000.00
Deng, Chuang C
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
EQPEQ In-Situ Nanoindentation Tester 1511 1 $134,903.00
Deng, Chuang C
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Size-Dependent Strength and Plasticity in Metallic Nanocrystalline-Amorphous Composites 1511 5 $25,000.00
Docker, Margaret MF
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Developmental and Genetic Basis of Life History Variation along a Speciation Continuum 1503 5 $22,000.00
Ehn, Jens K
Department
Environment and Geography
RGPIN Role of radiative forcing on the sea ice melt-growth cycle in a changing Arctic marine environment 1506 5 $28,000.00
ElMekkawy, Tarek T
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Robust scheduling of stochastic and dynamic systems 1509 5 $24,100.00
Gericke, Michael MTW
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ Fundamental physics with cold neutrons at the Spallation Neutron Source 19 3 $74,000.00
GHIA, Jean-Eric JEV
Department
Immunology
RGPIN Role of Chromogranin A and its derived peptides in the context of gut physiology 1502 5 $30,000.00
Gibson, Spencer B
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
RGPIN The role of the BH3-only protein BNIP3 in regulation of cell survival in the brain 1501 1 $36,000.00
Gordon, Joseph JW
Department
Nursing, Faculty of
RGPIN Wnt and Notch Regulation of Cardiac and Vascular Smooth Muscle Gene Expression During Differentiation. 1501 5 $32,000.00
Irani, Pourang P
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Transforming Ultra-Portable Devices into Information-Rich Appliances 1507 5 $30,000.00
Jakobson, Lorna S
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Social perception and social cognition in typical and atypical development 1502 5 $33,000.00
Jamieson, Randall RKJ
Department
Psychology
RGPIN A computational account of learning and memory 1502 5 $25,000.00
Jayas, Digvir DS
Department
Biosystems Engineering
RGPGP Mathematical modeling of stored-grain ecosytems: a tool for preserving grain quality 1509 5 $28,000.00
Kormish, Jay D
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN The morphogenic movements and cell signalling events during organ development 1501 5 $35,000.00
Li, Genyi G
Department
Plant Science
RGPIN Analysis of the relationship between seed coat color genes and oil concentration in Brassica species through gene cloning 1502 5 $29,000.00
Major, Arkady A
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Advanced laser physics and nonlinear optics: pushing the limits of ultrashort pulse laser sources and nonlinear imaging techniques 1505 5 $32,000.00
Mammei, Juliette JM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ PREX II and CREX: Precision Parity Violating Measurement of the Neutron Skin of Heavy Nuclei at Jefferson Laboratory 19 3 $75,000.00
Mandal, Saumendranath S
Department
Statistics
RGPIN Optimization problems in optimal regression design, response-adaptive design and categorical random variables 1508 5 $11,000.00
Mann, Daniel DD
Department
Biosystems Engineering
RGPIN Ergonomic evaluation for mobile agricultural machinery 1509 5 $26,000.00
Michel, Christine C
Department
Environment and Geography
RGPIN Influence of hydrography and microbial processes on the cycling of sea ice-associated material in the Arctic 1506 5 $21,600.00
Mookherjee, Neeloffer N
Department
Internal Medicine
RGPIN Cytokines and host defence peptides: Delineating molecular mechanisms regulating inflammation 1501 5 $50,000.00
Mufti, Aftab A
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Bridge Weigh-in-Motion 1509 5 $21,000.00
Mundy, Christopher CJ
Department
Environment and Geography
RGPIN Physical and biological controls of primary production in the ice-covered Canadian Arctic marine system 1503 5 $27,000.00
Oresnik, Ivan J
Department
Microbiology
RGPIN Genetic, Biochemical, and Physiological Characterization of the Plant Symbionts Sinorhizobium meliloti and Rhizobium leguminosarum 1501 5 $50,000.00
Page, Shelley SA
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ Qweak: Weak Charge of the Proton and New Physics at Jefferson Laboratory (JLab E02-020, E05-008) 19 3 $200,000.00
Pelka, Peter P
Department
Microbiology
EQPEQ Role of cellular factors FUBP1 and DREF in regulation of viral and cellular gene expression via adenovirus E1A. 1501 1 $98,909.00
Pelka, Peter P
Department
Microbiology
RGPIN Role of cellular factors FUBP1 and DREF in regulation of viral and cellular gene expression via adenovirus E1A. 1501 5 $32,000.00
Portet, Stephanie SA
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Modelling intermediate filament networks 1501 5 $30,000.00
Rajapakse, Athula AD
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Protection, Control and Optimal Operation of Microgrids with Renewable Generation 1510 5 $35,000.00
Scanlon, Martin MG
Department
Food Science
RGPIN Constitutive Properties of Soft Aerated Food Materials 1502 5 $29,000.00
Schweizer, Frank M
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Synthetic, structural and biological studies on glycosylated amphiphilic polyproline II helices 1504 5 $34,000.00
Sepehri, Nariman N
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN High Performance, Reliable and Efficient Fluid Power: Challenges in Controls, Diagnosis and Layouts 1512 5 $45,000.00
Sharanowski, Barbara BJ
Department
Entomology
RGPIN Phylogenetics of Ichneumonoidea (Hymenoptera): understanding host-choice evolution using innovative molecular approaches 1503 5 $31,000.00
Soliman, Hassan HM
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer in Multiphase Energy Systems 1512 5 $32,000.00
Southern, Byron BW
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Magnetism at the Nanoscale 1505 5 $18,000.00
Stasolla, Claudio C
Department
Plant Science
RGPIN Regulation of in vitro embryogenesis 1502 5 $40,000.00
Tenuta, Mario M
Department
Soil Science
RGPIN Development of Greenhouse Neutral Cropping Systems: Soil N2O Emissions from N Fertilizer Management and Organic Production Systems 1506 5 $33,000.00
van Lierop, Johan JA
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Controlling cooperative phenomena in nanomagnetic systems - New physics and its application 1505 5 $32,000.00
Wang, Bing-Chen BC
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Large-Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Scalar Transport Processes in Smooth and Rough Wall Boundary Layers 1512 5 $32,000.00
Wang, Xikui X
Department
Statistics
RGPIN Optimal statistical exploration and exploitation: theory, methods and applications 1508 5 $11,000.00
Wang, Yang Y
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Understanding Humans in Images and Videos 1507 5 $20,000.00
Weihrauch, Dirk D
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Nitrogen excretion and acid-base regulation in invertebrate systems: Mechanisms, regulation and the specific role of Rh-proteins and AMTs. 1502 5 $33,000.00
Werbowetski-Ogilvie, Tamra E
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
RGPIN Investigating the role of Lin28A in human embryonic neural lineage function 1501 5 $32,000.00
Wyss, Urs UP
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Improving the long-term performance of modular connections in artificial joints 1512 5 $23,000.00
Yao, Xiaojian XJ
Department
Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
RGPIN Roles and molecular mechanisms of SUMO-interaction motifs and SUMOylation of retroviral integrase in mediating its cofactor binding and beyond 1501 1 $36,000.00
Yurkov, Vladimir V
Department
Microbiology
RGPIN Microbial Aerobic Anoxygenic Photosynthesis and Heavy Metal Transformations 1501 5 $50,000.00