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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Simon Fraser
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Allen, Diana M
Department
Earth Sciences
EQPEQ Thermal Imaging System for Multi-spatial and Multi-temporal Geoscience Investigations 1506 1 $110,106.00
Allen, Diana M
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN From Minutes to Millennia: Transient Responses in Groundwater Systems 1506 5 $40,000.00
Bajic, Ivan IV
Department
Engineering Science, School of
EQPEQ Media Quality Testbed for the Multimedia Communications Laboratory at SFU 1510 1 $141,717.00
Bennet, Andrew AJ
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ UV-visible Spectrophotometer 1504 1 $65,827.00
Birmingham, Elina EB
Department
Education, Faculty of
RGPIN Mechanisms of Social Attention 1502 5 $29,000.00
Blair, Mark MRB
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Using eye-tracking and computational modeling to understanding the dynamic allocation of attention during category learning 1502 5 $25,000.00
Brockman, Mark Alan MA
Department
Health Sciences, Faculty of
RGPIN Characterization of signalling mechanisms that regulate antigen sensitivity and cytotoxic functions in CD8+ T lymphocytes 1501 1 $36,000.00
Broun, David DM
Department
Physics
RGPIN Microwave spectroscopy of unconventional metals, superconductors and insulators 1505 5 $41,000.00
Bruin, Nils NR
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Explicit methods in arithmetic geometry 1508 5 $29,000.00
Calvert, Andrew J
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Deep seismic imaging of developing continental crust in oceanic island arcs 1506 5 $40,000.00
Cornell, Rosemary B
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
EQPEQ Multi-purpose imager (Typhoon FLA 9500) 1501 1 $40,000.00
Dashtgard, Shahin SE
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Quantifying heterogeneity in beach-shoreface complexes with changing tidal and fluvial influence 1506 1 $27,000.00
Davidson, William WS
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
RGPIN The olfactory gene repertoire in salmonids 1501 5 $69,000.00
Donelan, Max JM
Department
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology
RGPIN Comparative Neuromechanics 1502 5 $33,000.00
Fetecau, Razvan RC
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Nonlinear PDE models for aggregation phenomena 1508 5 $11,000.00
Girt, Erol E
Department
Physics
EQPEQ Directional ion beam etching for nanodevice fabrication 1505 1 $26,675.00
Glδsser, Uwe UP
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Situation Analysis Decision Support Systems Design 1507 5 $30,000.00
Goddyn, Luis LAG
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Topical Studies in Graph and Matroid Theory 1508 5 $11,000.00
Graham, Jinko J
Department
Statistics and Actuarial Science
RGPIN New and efficient approaches to Markov chain Monte Carlo sampling of gene genealogies conditional on observed genetic data 1508 5 $15,000.00
Gromala, Diane DJ
Department
Interactive Arts and Technology, School of (SIAT)
RGPIN VR Systems for Body Image and Body Schema 1507 5 $25,000.00
Gupta, Kamal K
Department
Engineering Science, School of
EQPEQ Additional modules for SFU Autonomous Mobile Manipulator 1507 1 $49,940.00
Guttman, Julian A
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Identification of novel molecular components at the cell periphery: Taking advantage of EPEC pedestals 1501 5 $43,000.00
Harden, Nicholas N
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
RGPIN Characterization of Pak kinase regulation of epithelial morphogenesis during Drosophila oogenesis 1501 5 $43,000.00
Hatala, Marek M
Department
Interactive Arts and Technology, School of (SIAT)
RGPIN Model and Methods for Determining Effectiveness of Open Learner Models 1507 5 $20,000.00
Iarocci, Grace G
Department
Psychology
RGPIN The relations between the development of object and face expertise 1502 5 $29,000.00
Kohfeld, Karen KE
Department
Resource and Environmental Management, School of
RGPIN Biogeochemical linkages between Ice Age climate, ocean productivity, and carbon cycling 1506 5 $27,000.00
Krishnamurti, Ramesh R
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Large Scale Optimization 1509 1 $21,000.00
Lesack, Lance LFW
Department
Geography
RGPIN Limnology and Biogeochemistry of Arctic Delta Lakes 1503 5 $27,000.00
Leznoff, Daniel DB
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectrometer for Elemental Analysis 1504 1 $86,353.00
Loughin, Thomas TM
Department
Statistics and Actuarial Science
RGPIN Heteroscedastic trees, ensembles, and other joint models for means and variances 1508 5 $15,000.00
Lowenberger, Carl A
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Understanding innate immune responses of insect vectors to intracellular pathogens. 1501 5 $58,000.00
Mackey, Dawn C
Department
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology
RGPIN Energetics of Human Movement in Advanced Age 1502 5 $29,000.00
Mathewes, Rolf RW
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Paleoecology of Western Canada: vegetation dynamics and paleoclimate during the Quaternary and Eocene. 1506 5 $27,000.00
McNeney, William WB
Department
Statistics and Actuarial Science
RGPIN Robust inference of statistical interaction from case-parent trio data 1508 5 $11,000.00
Menon, Carlo C
Department
Engineering Science, School of
EQPEQ Imaging, topographic mapping and characterization of nano/micro surfaces and structures 1511 1 $149,695.00
Menon, Carlo C
Department
Engineering Science, School of
RGPIN Transformative adhesives 1511 5 $29,000.00
Mohar, Bojan B
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Algebraic and Topological Methods in Graph Theory 1507 5 $75,000.00
Mooers, Arne AO
Department
Biological Sciences
RGPIN Applying evolutionary theory to biodiversity and conservation 1503 1 $42,000.00
Morin, Ryan D
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
RGPIN Understanding the driver mutations of canine lymphoma: towards new biomarkers and repositioning human therapies 1501 5 $35,000.00
Park, Edward EJ
Department
Engineering Science, School of
EQPEQ A Bio-AFM for Characterization of Cellular Mechanical Behaviour of Rare Circulating Tumor Cells 1512 1 $150,000.00
Peters, Joseph JG
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Modelling and Analysis of Dynamic Networks 1507 5 $15,000.00
Rajapakse, Nimalsiri D
Department
Applied Sciences, Faculty of
RGPIN Atomistic and Multi-scale Continuum Modelling of Nanomaterial Systems 1512 5 $32,000.00
Saeedi, Parvaneh Akhtar P
Department
Engineering Science, School of
RGPIN Computer Vision for Infertility Treatment 1507 5 $20,000.00
Sarkar, Anoop A
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Multilingual Statistical Machine Translation 1507 5 $30,000.00
Schulte, Oliver N
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Learning Bayes Nets for Relational Data and Heterogenous Networks 1507 5 $20,000.00
Sonier, Jeffrey E
Department
Physics
EQPEQ High field superconducting magnet for muon studies of advanced materials 1505 1 $150,000.00
Sun, Weiran W
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Mathematical Analysis of Moment Systems Derived from Kinetic Equations 1508 5 $15,000.00
Thewalt, Michael MLW
Department
Physics
RGPIN Optical properties of isotopically enriched silicon for applications in quantum information and quantum computing 1505 5 $39,000.00
Thompson, Steven SKT
Department
Statistics and Actuarial Science
RGPIN Dynamic Network Sampling 1508 5 $11,000.00
Trajkovic, Ljiljana LJ
Department
Engineering Science, School of
RGPIN Information Routing in Complex Networks 1507 5 $25,000.00
Unrau, Peter PJ
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
RGPIN RNA Chemistry and the RNA World 1501 5 $83,000.00
Vaughan, Richard RT
Department
Computing Science, School of
EQPEQ HRI in the Sky: Command and Control of Teams of Flying Robots by Uninstrumented Operators 1507 1 $60,124.00
Venditti, Jeremy JG
Department
Geography
EQPEQ Multibeam echosounder (MBES) for mapping subaqueous topography in rivers, lakes and seas 1506 1 $68,001.00
Vijayaraghavan, Krishna K
Department
Engineering Science, School of
RGPIN Fault Detection in Nonlinear Systems using New Observers and Self-powered Sensors 1512 5 $24,000.00
Watkins, Simon SP
Department
Physics
RGPIN Understanding crystal growth and electronic properties of semiconductor nanowires and nanostructures 1505 5 $49,000.00
White, Matthew D
Department
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology
RGPIN Control of Human Breathing in Extreme Environments 1502 5 $25,000.00
Wiese, Kay KC
Department
Computing Science, School of
RGPIN Computational Intelligence and Applications in Bioinformatics 1507 5 $20,000.00
Young, Edgar EC
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
EQPEQ Calorimeter for measuring energetics of ligand-binding by titration 1501 1 $119,245.00
Yu, Hogan HZ
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Surface Electrochemistry of DNA Conformational Switches 1504 5 $69,000.00
Zhou, Qian Q
Department
Statistics and Actuarial Science
RGPIN Statistical Methods for Model Diagnosis and Robust Statistical Procedures under Model Misspecification 1508 5 $16,000.00