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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Queen's
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Allingham, John JSA
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of motility and microtubule-remodeling by kinesins 1501 5 $50,000.00
Beauchemin, Diane D
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Towards swift yet accurate forensic analysis and risk assessment of food and environment safety 1504 5 $44,000.00
Bendena, William WG
Department
Biology
RGPIN Neuropeptide roles in regulating physiology and behaviour. 1502 5 $33,000.00
Blohm, Gunnar G
Department
Centre for Neuroscience Studies
RGPIN Multi-sensory integration across reference frames 1502 5 $29,000.00
Boulay, Mark MG
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
SAPPJ DEAP-3600 Final Installation Completion and Commissioning 19 1 $330,000.00
Brachman, Richard RWI
Department
Civil Engineering
RGPIN Limiting local tensions in landfill geomembranes 1509 5 $35,000.00
Bryant, Tim JT
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Improved friction and wear performance in polymeric components of orthopaedic bearings. 1512 5 $26,000.00
Cann, Natalie M
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Interfaces and chirality: Molecular dynamics simulations of enantioseparations 1504 5 $44,000.00
Cartledge, John JC
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Terabit-per-Second Coherent Optical Fiber Communications 1510 5 $51,000.00
Castelhano, Monica S
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Complex Visual Information Processing from Real-World Environments 1502 5 $29,000.00
Chen, Chialin C
Department
Business, School of
RGPGP Analyzing Smart Grid Systems Design Decisions with Dynamic Pricing, Innovation Diffusion, and Policy Control Mechanisms 1509 5 $32,000.00
Chen, DongMei CHEN
Department
Geography
RGPIN Methods and uncertainty modeling for land cover change detection from multi-resolution remotely sensed data 1506 5 $33,000.00
Chen, Mark MC
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
SAPPJ SNO+ Final Construction, Commissioning and First Data 19 2 $421,000.00
CHIN-SANG, IAN D
Department
Biology
RGPIN Identification and Characterization of Genes that Regulate Morphogenesis 1501 5 $66,500.00
Chippindale, Adam AK
Department
Biology
RGPIN Sexual Conflict, Ageing, and the Evolution of Cytonuclear Interaction. 1503 5 $22,000.00
Crudden, Catherine M
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Supercritical fluid chromatography in the synthesis of chiral pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals and organic materials 1504 1 $122,888.00
Daugulis, Andrew AJ
Department
Chemical Engineering
EQPEQ Purchase of a Steam Sterilizer (Autoclave) 1511 1 $43,886.00
Daugulis, Andrew AJ
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN The Application of Polymers in Bioprocessing: Using First Principles Thermodynamic Methods to Predict Solute-Polymer Affinity in Partitioning Bioreactors 1511 5 $57,000.00
Day, Troy TD
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN The evolutionary dynamics of drug resistance in host-pathogen interactions 1503 5 $79,000.00
Di Stefano, Philippe P
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
SAPIN Low-Temperature Scintillation for Rare-Event Searches 19 5 $40,000.00
Diak, Bradley J
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Deformation Response of Oriented Crystalline Aggregates: Experiment and Theory 1511 5 $22,000.00
Diederichs, Mark Stephen MS
Department
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
EQPEQ Precision controlled vertical actuator for advanced hydro-thermal coupled confined and long term testing for nuclear waste repository geomechanics 1509 1 $150,000.00
Docoslis, Aristides A
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Strategies for AC electrokinetic manipulation and detection of viruses in microfluidic environments 1511 5 $29,000.00
Dringenberg, Hans HC
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Plasticity of the juvenile and adult rodent primary auditory cortex 1502 5 $40,000.00
Fischer, Steven SL
Department
Kinesiology & Health Studies, School of
EQPEQ Portable electromyography and electrical goniometer systems for measuring muscle activiations and movements in the field 1509 1 $62,062.00
Fischer, Steven SL
Department
Kinesiology & Health Studies, School of
RGPIN Advancing the practice of proactive ergonomics by innovating tools and applications using digital human modeling 1509 5 $24,000.00
Fraser, James JM
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN Controlling nano to microscale dynamics with light: from fundamental research to advanced fabrication 1505 5 $52,000.00
Friesen, Victoria VL
Department
Biology
RGPIN What role does adaptation play in population differentiation and speciation in highly mobile organisms? 1503 5 $33,000.00
Gazor, Saeed S
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Cognitive and Distributed Signal Processing 1510 5 $41,000.00
Grogan, Paul P
Department
Biology
RGPIN Biogeochemical controls on the structure and functioning of arctic terrestrial ecosystems 1506 5 $40,000.00
Hanes, David DA
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN Globular Clusters: Diagnostic Indicators of Halo Structure, Galaxy Formation and Interaction Histories 1505 5 $21,000.00
Hashtrudi-Zaad, Keyvan K
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Control Systems Design for Stable Telerobotic and Haptic Interactions 1510 5 $29,000.00
Hesp, Simon SAM
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Novel Asphalt Cement Test Methods and Compositions for Improved Flexible Pavement Performance 1509 5 $24,000.00
Hill, Ceredwyn E
Department
Biology
EQPEQ Upgrade of fluorescence microscopy imaging system. 1501 1 $13,090.00
Jain, Praveen PK
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Power Electronics Converters for Electric Vehicles 1510 5 $61,000.00
Jia, Zongchao Z
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
EQPEQ Monitoring Biomolecular Interactions using Isothermal Titration Calorimetry 1501 1 $118,094.00
Jia, Zongchao Z
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
RGPIN Structural and functional insights into alpha-kinases and their regulation 1501 5 $69,000.00
Jiang, Wenyu W
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Methods in the Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials and Assessment of Prediction with Patient-Specific Information 1508 5 $15,000.00
Knobel, Robert RG
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN Nanomechanics and Nanoelectronics for Measurements near Quantum Limits 1505 5 $27,000.00
Lewis, Andrew AD
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN On the interplay of controllability and stabilisation 1508 5 $15,000.00
Li, Xiang X
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Novel Optimization Models and Methods for Process Systems Engineering Under Uncertainty 1511 5 $27,000.00
Linder, Tamas T
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Source Coding with Delay and Complexity Constraints: Theory and Algorithms 1510 5 $51,000.00
Liu, Guojun GJ
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Designer Architectural Materials from Block Copolymers 1504 5 $99,000.00
Martin, Patrick TP
Department
Computing, School of
RGPIN QoS-Aware Management of Cloud Applications 1507 5 $20,000.00
Martin, Paul R
Department
Biology
RGPIN Ecology and evolution of young species in sympatry 1503 5 $27,000.00
Menard, Janet JL
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Contributions of neuropeptide Y to hippocampal-lateral septal-hypothalamic regulation of behavioural defense 1502 5 $29,000.00
Mewhort, Douglas DJK
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Understanding memory and knowledge 1502 5 $47,000.00
MINGO, James JA
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Higher Order Freeness of Random Matrices 1508 5 $23,000.00
Montgomerie, Robert D
Department
Biology
RGPIN Social selection and the perception of colours 1503 1 $27,000.00
Nelson, William WA
Department
Biology
RGPIN Evolution in stage structured populations 1503 5 $27,000.00
NUNZI, Jean-Michel DJM
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ A controlled environment system to demonstrate efficient up-conversion in organic solar cells. 1505 1 $56,295.00
Offin, Daniel DC
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Dynamics, Stability and Symmetric minimization 1508 5 $11,000.00
Parent, Scott JS
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Clean curing polymer technology for advanced engineering applications 1511 5 $29,000.00
Peng, Yingwei PY
Department
Community Health and Epidemiology
RGPIN Novel statistical models and estimation methods for survival and longitudinal data. 1508 5 $15,000.00
Peterson, Ronald C
Department
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
RGPIN Environmental Impact of mine waste interactions with permafrost 1506 5 $27,000.00
Petitjean, Anne A
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Macrocyclic receptors for the recognition of biologically relevant substrates 1504 5 $34,000.00
Pilkey, Keith AK
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Investigation of local features and mechanisms that lead to global failure in heterogeneous materials 1511 5 $22,000.00
Plaxton, William WC
Department
Biology
RGPIN The functional organization and control of plant carbohydrate and phosphate metabolism 1502 5 $67,000.00
Rau, Wolfgang WW
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
SAPPJ SuperCDMS 19 2 $125,000.00
Robbie, Kevin KJ
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN A New Conception of Evaporation and Condensation: Atomic Energies and the Impact on Thin Film Structure 1505 5 $41,000.00
Roth, Michael MA
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Asymptotic algebraic geometry and Diophantine applications 1508 5 $19,000.00
Salomaa, Kai KT
Department
Computing, School of
RGPIN Automata with limited nondeterminism and applications of automata 1507 5 $30,000.00
Snedden, Wayne WA
Department
Biology
RGPIN Investigation into the roles of Arabidopsis calcium sensors in stress response and development 1502 5 $33,000.00
Szewczuk, Myron R
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
RGPIN The role of glycosylation in receptor activation 1501 1 $30,000.00
Take, William Andrew WA
Department
Civil Engineering
EQPEQ An X-ray imaging facility to improve geosynthetic landfill liner materials 1509 1 $97,792.00
Thomson, David DJ
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Spectrum Estimation and Solar Gravity Modes 1508 5 $29,000.00
Wang, Suning S
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Organoborane-based Materials: Photoreactivity, Photochromism, Chemical Sensing and Electroluminescence 1504 5 $124,000.00
Widrow, Lawrence LM
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN Halo Substructure and the Dynamics of Disk Galaxies 1505 5 $25,000.00
Yuksel, Serdar S
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Optimal design of stochastic networked control systems 1510 5 $24,000.00
Zaremba, Eugene E
Department
Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
RGPIN Theory of Ultracold Matter 1505 5 $44,000.00
Zhang, Shetuan S
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
RGPIN Regulation of ubiquitin ligase Nedd4-2 and cardiac sodium and potassium ion channels 1501 5 $30,000.00