Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Common menu bar links

2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Saskatchewan
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Adams, Gregg P
Department
Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
RGPIN Ovulation-inducing factor in semen: Implications for mammalian fertility 1502 5 $40,000.00
Alcorn, Mary-Jane MJ
Department
Pharmacy and Nutrition, College of
RGPIN Inflammation disturbs polarized epithelial function through alteration in nutrient transporter expression 1501 1 $30,000.00
Bekar, Lane K
Department
Pharmacology
RGPIN Role of the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine network in the regulation of cerebral blood flow 1502 5 $29,000.00
Bickis, Mikelis G
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Information Geometry of Imprecise Inference 1508 5 $11,000.00
Borowsky, Ron W
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Basic Reading Processes in Mind and Brain 1502 5 $40,000.00
Bretscher, Peter PA
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Regulation of the function of CD4 T cells 1501 5 $36,000.00
Buatois, Luis Alberto LAB
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Ecology of the Ediacaran-Cambrian transition: The trace-fossil record 1506 5 $33,000.00
Buhr, Mary M
Department
Agriculture and Bioresources, College of
RGPIN Membrane-based signalling pathways controlling sperm capacitation and fertility 1502 5 $29,000.00
Bui, Francis FM
Department
Electrical & Computer Engineering
RGPIN Information Processing and Optimization for Smart Health Monitoring Systems 1510 5 $25,000.00
Chibbar, Ravindra RN
Department
Plant Sciences
RGPIN Genetic analysis of plant developmental traits contributing to increased winter-hardiness in winter wheat 1502 5 $40,000.00
Dick, Rainer R
Department
Physics and Engineering Physics
SAPIN Interactions of the Higgs particle with nucleons, dark matter, and gravitons 19 3 $20,000.00
Eames, Brian BF
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Evolution of skeletal cell transcriptomes 1501 5 $41,000.00
Elshorbagy, Amin A
Department
Civil and Geological Engineering
RGPIN Water Resources System Modeling and Analysis Using the Value-based Water Resources System (VWRS) Model. 1509 1 $21,000.00
Feldman, Lisa Robin LR
Department
Civil and Geological Engineering
RGPIN Resolving Bond Challenges in Reinforced Concrete and Masonry Structures 1509 5 $24,000.00
Feng, Cindy Xin CX
Department
Public Health, School of
RGPIN Joint Modeling of Multiple Spatial Temporal Outcomes 1508 5 $15,000.00
Fredlund, Delwyn G
Department
Civil and Geological Engineering
RGPIN Addressing Challenging Problems in Unsaturated Soil Mechanics 1509 5 $26,000.00
George, Graham GN
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Spectroscopic Studies of Molybdenum and Tungsten Enzymes 1504 5 $34,000.00
Griebel, Philip J
Department
VIDO-Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization
RGPIN Linking Innate and Adaptive Immunity: The Role of Eosinophils 1502 5 $39,400.00
Howland, John G
Department
Physiology
RGPIN Acute stress effects on cognition and synaptic plasticity. 1502 1 $25,000.00
Howland, John G
Department
Physiology
EQPEQ Touchscreen system for visual cognition in rats. 1502 1 $45,486.00
Hussey, Glenn GC
Department
Physics and Engineering Physics
RGPIN Structure and physics of coherent radar scatter in the F-region terrestrial ionosphere 1505 5 $27,000.00
Jardine, Timothy D
Department
School of Environment and Sustainability
RGPIN Ecological benefits and toxicological consequences of flooding in river ecosystems 1503 5 $27,000.00
Kaminskyj, Susan SGW
Department
Biology
RGPIN Fungal morphogenesis and environmental response 1501 5 $36,000.00
Kushwaha, Radhey Lal RL
Department
Chemical and Biological Engineering
RGPIN Characterization and model development of bio-fibre composite for industrial and biomedical applications 1512 1 $23,000.00
Lee, Jeremy JS
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Nanopore analysis of protein structure and folding 1501 5 $50,000.00
Lin, Yen-Han YH
Department
Chemical and Biological Engineering
RGPIN Effect of redox potential on the gene expression of Saccharomyces cerevisiae during very-high-gravity ethanol fermentation 1511 5 $22,000.00
Liu, Qiang Q
Department
VIDO-Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization
RGPIN Hepatitis C viral protein translation modulation 1501 5 $36,000.00
Loehr, Janeen JD
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying interpersonal action coordination 1502 5 $29,000.00
Mandryk, Regan L
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Modeling emotion unobtrusively in interactive digital systems 1507 5 $36,000.00
Marshall, Murray MA
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Positivity and Sums of Squares 1508 5 $15,000.00
Meurens, Franηois FJMA
Department
VIDO-Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization
RGPIN Les protιines Suppressor of Cytokine Signalling (SOCS) et leur implication dans la rιgulation de la rιponse immune innιe aux infections virales porcines 1501 1 $30,000.00
Misra, Vikram V
Department
Veterinary Microbiology
RGPIN Role of Luman/CREB3 and Zhangfei/CREBZF in cellular stress responses and neuronal regeneration 1501 5 $30,000.00
Mόller, Jens J
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN New Modular Approaches to Strained Ferrocenophanes and Metallopolymers 1504 5 $44,000.00
Nemati, Mehdi M
Department
Chemical and Biological Engineering
RGPIN Remediation of Oil Sand Process Waters Using a Combined Chemical and Biological Approach 1511 5 $22,000.00
Niu, Catherine CH
Department
Chemical and Biological Engineering
RGPIN Biosorption of Species in Multi-Component Systems 1511 5 $22,000.00
Pan, Yuanming Y
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Experimental and theoretical studies of trace defects in minerals and other Earth materials 1506 5 $48,000.00
Patterson, William P
Department
Geological Sciences
RGPIN Climatic and environmental change in the Northern Hemisphere and the impact on northern ecosystems and communities: evidence from instrumental, historical, and isotope proxy data 1506 1 $33,000.00
Peak, Derek JD
Department
Soil Science
RGPIN Using molecular-scale approaches to understand soil chemical processes 1506 5 $48,000.00
Pedras, Maria Soledade MSC
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Chemistry of Plant-Pathogen Interactions 1504 5 $84,000.00
Schneider, Kevin KA
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Evolving Software Collaboratively 1507 5 $15,000.00
Spiteri, Raymond J
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Game-Changing Time Integration of Complex Systems for the Exaflop Era 1507 5 $30,000.00
Stavness, Ian IK
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN High-Fidelity Simulation of Human Muscles and Movement 1507 5 $20,000.00
Sumner, David D
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Bluff-body wakes and turbulent flows 1512 5 $26,000.00
Szpunar, Jerzy A
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ Laser Flash Analyzer for Measurement of Thermal Conductivity and Diffusivity of Liquids and Solids 1511 1 $150,000.00
Taghibiglou, Changiz C
Department
Pharmacology
RGPIN Role of cellular prion protein in trafficking of GluA2-containing AMPA receptors to the neuronal lipid rafts 1501 5 $32,000.00
Tanaka, Kaori NONE
Department
Physics and Engineering Physics
RGPIN Properties of Majorana fermions in topological superconductors 1505 5 $25,000.00
Thompson, Valerie A
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Metacognition, the feeling of rightness, and intuitive versus analytic thinking 1502 5 $33,000.00
Todd, Christopher CD
Department
Biology
RGPIN Ureide metabolism and abiotic stress in plants 1502 5 $29,000.00
Van Rees, Ken CJ
Department
Soil Science
RGPIN Quantifying Carbon in Structural Tree Root Systems using 3D Architecture Models 1503 1 $22,000.00
Vanderby, Sonya SA
Department
Medicine, College of
RGPIN Employing Operations Research to Improve Health Care Resource Utilization and Planning 1509 5 $22,000.00
Wahid, Khan A
Department
Electrical & Computer Engineering
RGPIN Design and Development of New Systems for Medical and Endoscopic Imaging Applications 1510 5 $24,000.00
Wang, Hong H
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Plant Cell Cycle Regulation and Protein Ubiquitination 1501 5 $30,000.00
WARD, Dale DE
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Synthetic Studies on Natural Products 1504 5 $34,000.00
Xiao, Chijin C
Department
Physics and Engineering Physics
RGPIN Plasma Physics and Engineering for Fusion Research and Material Processing 1505 5 $21,000.00
Yang, Qiaoqin Q
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ Multi-Magnetron Sputter Deposition System for the Synthesis of Nanocomposite Thin Films/Surface Coatings 1511 1 $150,000.00
Yao, Yansun Y
Department
Physics and Engineering Physics
RGPIN Prediction and characterization of the structures and properties of new technologically important materials using advanced condensed-matter theoretical methods 1505 5 $25,000.00
Zhang, Wenjun WJ
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN An Integrated Approach for Development of a High Performance Resilient Mechatronic System 1512 1 $26,000.00