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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

McMaster
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Ayers, Paul PW
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN Beyond the Orbital Picture: New Computational Approaches to Chemical Phenomena 1504 5 $124,000.00
Ayers, Paul PW
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
EQPEQ Steacie Fellowship RTI - Computational Resources for Modeling Strong Electron Correlation in Molecules and Materials 1504 1 $132,340.00
Bennett, Patrick PJ
Department
Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
RGPIN Psychophysical analyses of perceptual learning 1502 5 $47,000.00
Bone, Gary GM
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Design and Control of Robot Arms and Actuators for Greater Applicability, Safety and Sustainability 1512 5 $23,000.00
Brennan, John D
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN High Throughput Microarray Printing and Imaging Methods to Develop new Bioactive Materials for Sensing and Small Molecule Screening 1504 5 $69,000.00
Bronsard, Lia L
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Analysis of Ginzburg-Landau models 1508 5 $19,000.00
Bruce, Ian IC
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Computational Models of Hearing 1510 5 $29,000.00
Canty, Angelo AJ
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Methods for High Throughput Genomic Data 1508 5 $15,000.00
Carbotte, Jules JP
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Theoretical Topics in Superconductivity and Graphene 1505 5 $33,000.00
Chen, Jun J
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Toward a Fundamental Theory of Gaussian Source-Channel Networks 1510 5 $29,000.00
Chiang, Fei Yen FY
Department
Computing and Software
RGPIN Improving Data Quality in Protected and Dynamic Data Environments 1507 5 $20,000.00
Chidiac, Samir E
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Predictive tools for controlling the quality and durability of concrete 1509 1 $21,000.00
Chow-Fraser, Patricia P
Department
Biology
RGPIN Climate-change impacts on fish and wildlife habitat in coastal wetlands of Georgian Bay 1503 1 $22,000.00
Cotton, James JS
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ Advanced Dynamic Multiphase Flow Measurement System 1512 1 $110,289.00
Cotton, James JS
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Novel Controllable High Performance Thermal Storage and Heat Transfer Systems 1512 5 $37,000.00
Couchman, Hugh HMP
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Simulating the formation and evolution of galaxies and cosmic structure 1505 5 $52,000.00
COULIBALY, Paulin PC
Department
Civil Engineering
EQPEQ Soil Moisture Retrieval and Assimilation for Improved Hydrologic Applications 1509 1 $69,757.00
Daniel, Juliet JM
Department
Biology
EQPEQ Microscopy Tools for developmental and behavioural studies in vertebrate (Xenopus & Zebrafish) model organisms. 1501 1 $29,005.00
Deen, Jamal MJ
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Advanced optical detectors and imagers 1510 5 $71,000.00
Dickson, Sarah SE
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Enabling Improved Public Health Protection by Assessing the Vulnerability of Naturally- and Hydraulically-Fractured Aquifers. 1506 5 $33,000.00
Dumitrescu, Sorina S
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN High Performance Multiple Description Code Design 1510 5 $35,000.00
Epand, Richard RM
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
EQPEQ Isothermal titration calorimeter 1501 1 $103,412.00
Epand, Richard RM
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
RGPIN Membrane Interactions and Diacylglycerol Kinases 1501 5 $69,000.00
Filipe, Carlos DM
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Understanding and Manipulating Interactions of Molecules and Paper Surfaces Focusing on the Development of Low-Cost Tools for Preserving and Monitoring Water Quality 1511 5 $35,000.00
Finan, Turlough TM
Department
Biology
RGPIN Biology of the N2-fixing soil bacterium, Sinorhizobium meliloti 1501 5 $83,000.00
Ghosh, Raja R
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Synthesis, purification and analysis of PEGylated proteins using membrane based techniques 1511 5 $29,000.00
Hall, Geoffrey GBC
Department
Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
RGPIN DEVELOPMENTAL CHANGES IN CORTICAL FUNCTION AND ORGANIZATION DURING MIDDLE CHILDHOOD 1502 5 $29,000.00
Harris, William E
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Galaxy Formation and the Oldest Stellar Systems 1505 5 $32,000.00
Hart, Bradd B
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Model theory and operator algebras 1508 5 $15,000.00
Hassanein, Khaled KS
Department
Business, DeGroote School of
RGPIN Customized Decision Support for Older Adults in eCommerce Environments 1507 5 $25,000.00
Hawke, Thomas TJ
Department
Pathology and Molecular Medicine
RGPIN Regulation of muscle satellite cells by adipokines 1502 5 $57,000.00
Head, Milena MM
Department
Business, DeGroote School of
RGPIN Designing and Evaluating Engaging Interfaces for Educational Games 1507 5 $15,000.00
Hoppe, Fred M
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Research in Nuclear Applications of Statistics, Population Genetics, and Probability Bounds 1508 5 $11,000.00
Howlader, Matiar R
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Three-Dimensional Integration Methodologies for Bio-MOEMS Using Nanobonding Technology 1510 5 $24,000.00
Huang, Wei-Ping W
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Modeling and simulation of large scale, high-density photonic integrated circuits. 1510 5 $29,000.00
Imai, Takashi T
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Microscopic Investigation of Quantum Materials 1505 5 $52,000.00
Junop, Murray MS
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
RGPIN Molecular mechanism of extreme DNA damage resistance in Deinococcus spp. 1501 5 $69,000.00
Kevlahan, Nicholas K-R
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Multiscale wavelet modelling of turbulent flows in the atmosphere and oceans 1508 5 $19,000.00
Khan, Waliul I
Department
Pathology and Molecular Medicine
RGPIN Role of Nod Proteins in Regulation of Intestinal Goblet Cell Biology in Enteric Parasitic Infection 1501 5 $36,000.00
Kim, Younggy Y
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Sustainable treatment and utilization of source-separated urine and wastewater using bioelectrochemical systems 1509 5 $24,000.00
Kolasa, Jurek JB
Department
Biology
RGPIN Variability in multicomponent ecological systems: its behavior, general determinants, and a test of a new framework 1503 1 $22,000.00
Kruse, Peter P
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN Pattern formation during Electropolishing 1504 5 $54,000.00
LaPierre, Ray R
Department
Engineering Physics
RGPIN Nanowires for Energy 1510 5 $35,000.00
Latulippe, David DR
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Micro-scale processing and characterization of biopolymers 1511 5 $25,000.00
Lee, Sung-Sik SS
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Field theoretic and holographic approaches to strongly correlated quantum many-body systems 1505 5 $25,000.00
Li, Xun X
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Development of active surface plasmonic polariton waveguide 1510 5 $29,000.00
Luke, Graeme GM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Synthesis and Advanced Characterization of the Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Quantum Materials 1505 5 $32,000.00
MacDonald, Maureen MJ
Department
Kinesiology
RGPIN Regulatory Mechanisms of Vascular Structure and Function 1502 5 $29,000.00
Maly, Monica R
Department
Rehabilitation Science, School of
RGPIN BIOMECHANICAL MODULATORS OF CARTILAGE AND BONE IN THE KNEE IN VIVO 1502 5 $40,000.00
McCarry, Brian E
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN Comprehensive Metabolomics Investigations 1504 5 $44,000.00
McDermid, Joseph JR
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Effect of Selective Oxidation and Interfacial Reactions on the Reactive Wetting of Advanced Steels by the Continuous Galvanizing Bath 1511 5 $29,000.00
Mekky, Waleed WF
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Damage Mitigation in Nuclear Plant Containment Structure 1509 5 $21,000.00
Moran-Mirabal, Jose JM
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
EQPEQ Microscope Upgrade for the Characterization of Micro and Nanostructured Materials through Fluorescence and Polarization Microscopy 1505 1 $33,800.00
Moran-Mirabal, Jose JM
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN Structured materials for the study of biomolecular and cell-substrate interactions 1505 5 $23,000.00
Mozharivskyj, Yurij A
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
EQPEQ Dry Box for Inorganic Materials Chemistry 1504 1 $52,209.00
Nagasaki, Shinya S
Department
Engineering Physics
RGPIN Sorption Phenomena of Actinides in Brine/Solid Interface - Development of Sorption Model and Evaluation of Sorption Data - 1506 1 $27,000.00
Nagasaki, Shinya S
Department
Engineering Physics
EQPEQ Attentuated Total Reflectance Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy for Used Nuclear Fuel Disposal in Brine Geosphere 1506 1 $115,803.00
Niewczas, Marek W
Department
Materials Science and Engineering
RGPIN Artificially Structured Multiferroic Composites based on the Heusler alloys 1511 5 $25,000.00
Petric, Anthony A
Department
Materials Science and Engineering
RGPIN New Design for the Nickel/Sodium Chloride Battery 1511 5 $22,000.00
Pietruszczak, Stanislaw S
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Multiscale modeling of geomaterials subjected to environmental loads 1509 5 $24,000.00
Quenneville, Cheryl CE
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Experimental and numerical investigations of factors influencing bone fracture tolerance 1512 5 $24,000.00
Saravanamuttu, Kalaichelvi KS
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
RGPIN Optochemical organisation: from functional microstructures to all-optical encoding of light beams 1504 5 $34,000.00
Schertzer, Jonathan JD
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
RGPIN RIPK2 links inflammation and metabolic defects 1502 5 $30,000.00
Schofield, Nigel N
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Multi-phase electromagnetic machines and power electronic conversion 1510 5 $24,000.00
Schrobilgen, Gary GJ
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
EQPEQ Curved Crystal Microfocus X-ray Monochromator 1504 1 $65,490.00
Sheardown, Heather D
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Interfacial Control and Manipulation for the Development of New Ophthalmic Materials and Drug Delivery Systems 1511 5 $35,000.00
Singh, Karun K
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
RGPIN Understanding the mechanisms of synapse formation using trans-synaptic labeling 1501 5 $32,000.00
Singh, Rama RS
Department
Biology
RGPIN Molecular evolution of sex and reproduction related genes and their role in speciation: The genomic architecture of hybrid male sterility 1503 5 $33,000.00
Speissegger, Patrick U
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN O-minimality and dynamical systems 1508 5 $34,000.00
Tait, Michael MJ
Department
Civil Engineering
EQPEQ Hydraulic Power Supply (HPS) for Multi-Purpose Dynamic Testing 1509 1 $149,500.00
Timusk, Thomas T
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Optical study of quantum materials 1505 5 $60,000.00
Trainor, Laurel LJ
Department
Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
EQPEQ Understanding Auditory Development in Young Children 1502 1 $51,851.00
Turak, Ayse AZ
Department
Engineering Physics
RGPIN High efficiency nanostructured electrodes for organic optoelectronics 1505 5 $23,000.00
Veldhuis, Stephen SC
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Principles for Manufacturing Coating Selection 1512 1 $23,000.00
Waddington, James Michael JM
Department
Geography and Earth Sciences, School of
RGPIN Ecohydrology and resilience of peatland ecosystems 1506 5 $48,000.00
Warren, Lesley LA
Department
Geography and Earth Sciences, School of
RGPIN Floc Microbial Fe Redox Cycling and Implications for Trace Elements in Freshwater Environments 1506 5 $33,000.00
Wood, Christopher CM
Department
Biology
EQPEQ Fish Shuttlebox System for Behavioural Studies 1502 1 $38,179.00
Xu, Chang-qing CQ
Department
Engineering Physics
RGPIN Development of PPLN based miniature and compact lasers 1510 5 $35,000.00
YAN, FENGJUN F
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Control on Multi-Mode Combustion Diesel Engines during Transient Operations 1512 5 $25,000.00
Yuan, Yufei Y
Department
Business, DeGroote School of
RGPIN Context-aware multiparty coordination system for emergency response 1507 5 $25,000.00
Zhang, Jian-Kang JK
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Unique Factorization Theory of Signals for Energy-Efficient MIMO and Cooperative Communications 1510 5 $29,000.00
Zhao, Dongmei D
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Energy Efficient Cognitive Radio Networks 1510 5 $35,000.00
Zheng, Rong RZ
Department
Computing and Software
RGPIN A Sequential Learning Framework for Resource Management in Wireless Networks 1507 5 $36,000.00
Zhitomirsky, Igor I
Department
Materials Science and Engineering
RGPIN Advanced nanocomposite materials and fabrication methods for efficient energy storage devices 1511 5 $44,000.00
Zucker, Jeffery JI
Department
Computing and Software
RGPIN Computation on many-sorted topological algebras: digital and analog paradigms 1507 5 $15,000.00