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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Victoria
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Atkinson, David DE
Department
Geography
RGPIN Synoptic drivers of Canadian Cordilleran Icefield Snowpack Response: Columbia Icefield and Brintnell Glacier 1506 5 $27,000.00
Babul, Arif A
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN A Holistic Approach to Modeling Galaxy Groups and Clusters 1505 5 $41,000.00
Ban, Natalie NCB
Department
Environmental Studies, School of
RGPIN Marine biodiversity conservation in a changing climate 1503 5 $26,000.00
Borchers, Christoph H
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
RGPIN Research Program in Structural Proteomics to Characterize Misfolded Proteins 1504 5 $44,000.00
Bub, Daniel N
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Perceptual-motor representations of manipulable objects. 1502 5 $29,000.00
Buckham, Brad BJ
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Advancing Active Control of Wave Energy Converters 1512 5 $23,000.00
Budney, Ryan D
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Research in Topology 1508 5 $15,000.00
Canil, Dante D
Department
Earth and Ocean Sciences, School of
RGPIN Metals in Magmas and Applications in Igneous and Environmental Geology 1506 5 $48,000.00
Choi, Byoung-Chul BC
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Nonequilibrium Phenomena in Novel Magnetic Materials 1505 5 $21,000.00
Christie, Brian R
Department
Medical Sciences Division
RGPIN Structural and Functional Plasticity in the Aging Brain. 1502 5 $33,000.00
Cowen, Laura LLE
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Capture-recapture for population modelling. 1508 5 $11,000.00
Crawford, Curran A
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Optimizing Stochastic Renewable Energy Systems 1512 5 $32,000.00
Darimont, Christopher CTD
Department
Geography
RGPIN Causes, consequences and maintenance of niche variation in systems with humans and other predators 1503 5 $31,000.00
Dost, Sadik S
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Growth of Semiconductor Bulk Single Crystals 1511 5 $44,000.00
Dost, Sadik S
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ Precision Wire Saw for Cutting Bulk Single Crystals 1511 1 $33,693.00
Dower, John F
Department
Biology
RGPIN Effects of variability in food quantity and quality on the feeding, growth, and condition of larval fish under natural field conditions. 1503 5 $27,000.00
Evans, Stephen V
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
RGPIN Structural Studies of Protein-Carbohydrate Interactions 1501 5 $43,000.00
Fyles, Thomas TM
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Steady-state fluorimeter with NIR 1504 1 $65,865.00
Gordon, Reuven R
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
EQPEQ Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscope Required for Nanoplasmonics Research Lab 1505 1 $146,025.00
Gulliver, Aaron TA
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Smart Grid Communications 1510 5 $41,000.00
Hawkins, Barbara J
Department
Biology
RGPIN Physiology and genetics of nitrogen uptake and metabolism in trees 1502 5 $25,000.00
Helbing, Caren C
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
RGPIN Cellular mechanisms of amphibian metamorphosis 1501 5 $69,000.00
Hintz, William EA
Department
Biology
RGPIN The use of transmissible hypovirulence for the biological control of Ophiostoma, the causal agent of Dutch elm disease 1502 5 $25,000.00
Juanes, Francis F
Department
Biology
RGPIN Identifying mechanisms leading to size-selective mortality in the early marine phase of juvenile Pacific salmon 1503 1 $22,000.00
Jun, Martin Byung-Guk MBG
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Precision Micromachining of 3D Components with Micro/Nano-Scale Features 1512 5 $26,000.00
Jun, Martin Byung-Guk MBG
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ Dimension and Surface Characterization of Precision Micromachined 3D Components with Micro/Nano-Scale Features 1512 1 $146,178.00
Kao, Honn H
Department
Earth and Ocean Sciences, School of
RGPIN Innovative seismological analysis for the study of tectonic structures and natural hazards 1506 5 $30,000.00
Karlen, Dean DA
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPMR MRS for subatomic physics at the University of Victoria 19 3 $80,000.00
Lacourse, Terri T
Department
Biology
RGPIN Postglacial Climate Change, Paleoecological Dynamics and Carbon Accumulation in Pacific Canada 1506 5 $27,000.00
Li, Kin KF
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Infrastructures, methods, and tools for mining and analyzing personal behavior for innovative recommender and learning systems using hardware accelerators 1507 5 $20,000.00
Ma, Junling J
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Modeling the spread of infectious diseases on contact networks 1508 5 $15,000.00
Mazumder, Asit A
Department
Biology
RGPIN Trophic dynamics, growth and survival of juvenile salmon in coastal lake and marine ecosystems 1503 1 $27,000.00
McConnachie, Alan AW
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Near field cosmology in and around the Local Group 1505 5 $23,000.00
Moffitt, Matthew MG
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Functional Assemblies of Block Copolymers and Polymer-Stabilized Nanoparticles 1504 5 $44,000.00
Mueller, Ulrich U
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Embodied Cognition: A Developmental Approach 1502 5 $29,000.00
Nashmi, Raad R
Department
Biology
RGPIN Nicotinic receptor mediated neurotransmission in the CNS 1501 5 $30,000.00
Nelson, Trisalyn AL
Department
Geography
RGPIN New Spatial Methods for Characterizing Dynamic Environmental Processes 1506 5 $40,000.00
Pearson, Terry TW
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
RGPIN Trypanosome molecules and host-parasite-vector interactions 1501 5 $36,000.00
Pritchet, Chris CJ
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Supernovae and their Environments 1505 5 $32,000.00
Quas, Anthony AN
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Dynamics and Ergodic Theory 1508 5 $19,000.00
Reimchen, Thomas E
Department
Biology
RGPIN Using full-genomic data to assess niche-width in wild fish populations 1503 1 $22,000.00
Roney, Michael JM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ The BaBar Experiment (applicant: C. Hearty) 19 1 $37,000.00
Roney, Michael JM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ The SuperB Experiment (revised to The Belle-II Experiment) 19 1 $109,000.00
Rowe, Andrew Michael AM
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Magnetic cycles for heat pumping and power generation 1512 5 $26,000.00
Sourour, Ahmed Ramzi AR
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Topics in Operator Theory 1508 5 $11,000.00
Taylor, John S
Department
Biology
RGPIN Why are there so many opsin genes in fish? 1503 5 $22,000.00
van Veggel, Frank FCJM
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Colloidal quantum structures 1504 5 $84,000.00
VandenBerg, Don A
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Studies of the Multiple Stellar Populations in Globular Clusters 1505 5 $32,000.00
von Aderkas, Patrick PJC
Department
Biology
RGPIN Gymnosperm Reproductive Mechanisms 1502 5 $50,000.00
Weaver, Andrew AJ
Department
Earth and Ocean Sciences, School of
RGPIN Earth system modelling and analysis 1506 5 $82,000.00
Wu, Kui K
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN A Calculus Approach for Stochastic Networks: From Communication Networks to Smart Grids to Internet Water Army 1507 5 $25,000.00
YE, Jane JJ
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Theory and algorithms for solving bilevel optimization and other important nonsmooth and/or nonconvex optimization problems 1509 5 $28,000.00
Zehr, E Paul EPZ
Department
Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education, School of
RGPIN Quadrupedal nature of arm and leg coupling during rhythmic human locomotion 1502 5 $47,000.00