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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Western Ontario
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Adamus, Janusz JA
Department
Mathematics
RGPIN Local Geometry of Real and Complex Analytic Mappings 1508 5 $19,000.00
Allman, Brian BL
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Cortical Multisensory Circuits: Role of Local Inhibition on Multisensory Processing and Behavior 1502 5 $34,000.00
Bai, Donglin D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Molecular domains determining gap junction channel properties 1501 1 $30,000.00
Baines, Kim KM
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Replacement Probe for Inova 600 MHz NMR Spectrometer 1504 1 $94,724.00
Banerjee, Neil NR
Department
Earth Sciences
EQPEQ Instrumentation for automated and rapid 'clumped isotope' analyses of small carbonate samples. 1506 1 $150,000.00
Barmby, Pauline PM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Assembling the big picture of nearby galaxies 1505 5 $27,000.00
Bartha, Robert R
Department
Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Magnetic Resonance Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer Imaging of Physiological Parameters 1505 5 $41,000.00
Bartlett, Michael FMP
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Evaluation and Rehabilitation of Bridge and Building Infrastructure: Mechanics, Reliability and Design 1509 5 $28,000.00
Betts, Dean H
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Redox Regulation of Canine Embryonic Stem Cells 1501 5 $36,000.00
Bitsuamlak, Girma GTB
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN High intensity wind load evaluation and mitigation for buildings 1509 5 $26,000.00
Campbell-Brown, Margaret MD
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Structure, composition, and origin of meteoroids 1505 5 $49,000.00
Cao, Jiguo J
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Statistical Inference for Complex Dynamical Models 1508 5 $19,000.00
Constas, Styliani SC
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Applications of efficient simulation methods in the study of charging and conformations of macromolecules 1504 5 $34,000.00
Cumming, Robert RC
Department
Biology
RGPIN p66Shc mediated effects on ROS signaling and cytoskeletal remodeling 1501 5 $43,000.00
Dadash Zadeh, Mohammad Reza MR
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Enhancement of power system protection using wide area information 1510 5 $24,000.00
Dagnino, Lina L
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Regulation of TGF-beta signaling by focal adhesion proteins 1501 1 $30,000.00
Daley, Mark MJ
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Natural computation in the mesoscale dynamics of the brain 1507 5 $30,000.00
Dikeakos, Dimitrios Jimmy JD
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Regulation of membrane trafficking by the PACS family of proteins 1501 5 $35,000.00
Ding, Zhifeng ZF
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy and Microscopy for Interdisciplinary Research 1504 5 $54,000.00
Ding, Zhifeng ZF
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Atomic Layer Deposition System 1504 1 $149,381.00
Ferreira, Louis LM
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Development of Biomechanical Feedback Devices and Robot-Assisted Technologies for Orthopaedic Applications 1512 5 $25,000.00
Floryan, Jerzy M
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Development of smart surfaces for flow management/re-arrangement 1512 5 $55,000.00
Gawronski, Bertram BC
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Associative and Propositional Processes in Human Evaluative Conditioning 1502 5 $29,000.00
Gilroy, Joe B
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Multifunctional Polymeric Materials for Use in Alternative Energy Technologies 1504 5 $35,000.00
Grbic, Miodrag O
Department
Biology
RGPIN Evolution of pattern formation in insects 1501 5 $36,000.00
Grbic, Vojislava V
Department
Biology
RGPIN Characterization of the Arabidopsis-spider mite interaction 1502 5 $25,000.00
Gribble, Paul PL
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Control of Human Arm Movement 1502 5 $40,000.00
He, Wenqing W
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Flexible Statistical Methods for Complex Structured Data Analysis 1508 5 $15,000.00
Hocking, Wayne WK
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Momentum Fluxes, Turbulence and Energy/Momentum Transport in the Lower and Middle Atmosphere (1 to 100km altitude) 1505 5 $41,000.00
Hudson, Robert HE
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Microwave Assisted Chemistry: Small molecule and Peptide Synthesis 1504 1 $58,063.00
Ilie, Lucian L
Department
Computer Science
EQPEQ Bioinformatics Tools for Advancing Genomics and Proteomics 1507 1 $69,333.00
Jiang, Jin J
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Theory and Practice of Energy-directed Passive Fault-tolerant Control Systems for Safety-critical Applications 1510 5 $41,000.00
Johnson, James JA
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Novel Mechanical Systems to Perform Biomechanical Assessments of the Shoulder 1512 1 $23,000.00
Johnston, Kevin D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Effects of transcranial direct current stimulation on cortical and subcortical persistent activity 1502 5 $29,000.00
Kim, Sung Ouk SO
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Investigating immumomodulatory mechanisms of probiotics 1501 5 $43,000.00
Knight, John JL
Department
Economics
RGPIN Statistical Analysis of Financial Markets 1508 5 $15,000.00
Konermann, Lars L
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Protein Structure and Dynamics Studied by Mass Spectrometry 1504 5 $99,000.00
Lagugnι-Labarthet, Franηois F
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Profilometer for Controling Etching and Deposition Rates of Materials in Nanofabrication Processes 1504 1 $53,000.00
Leung, Lai-Wo STAN
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Behavioural disruptions by hippocampal gamma activity 1502 5 $40,000.00
Luyt, Leonard LG
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Metal-organic compounds as scaffolds and libraries, for the exploration of biologically relevant chemical space. 1504 5 $34,000.00
MacDougall-Shackleton, Scott SA
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Neuroendocrine control of phenotypic plasticity in birds 1503 5 $60,000.00
Madhavji, Nazim NH
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN A Program of Research in Requirements Engineering 1507 5 $20,000.00
MANN, Mellissa MRW
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Identification and Evolutionary Comparison of Imprinting Centers 1501 5 $36,000.00
Marsolais, Frιdιric F
Department
Biology
RGPIN Asparagine metabolism and function in nitrogen signalling 1502 5 $25,000.00
McCausland, Philip JA
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Relationship between paleomagnetism and tectonics during signature events in the assembly and dispersal of supercontinents 1506 5 $28,000.00
McCormick, John K
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Evolution of mobile genetic elements in Streptococcus pyogenes 1501 1 $30,000.00
McKenzie, Charles CA
Department
Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Advancing Molecular and Metabolic Magnetic Resonance Imaging 1505 5 $32,000.00
Minda, John Paul JPM
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Cognitive Mechanisms Involved in Category Learning Behaviour 1502 5 $25,000.00
Mitchell, Derek DGV
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Diverse effects of emotionally salient stimuli on brain and behaviour 1502 5 $33,000.00
Moreno Maza, Marc M
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Hardware Acceleration Technologies Enabling Polynomial System Solving 1507 5 $20,000.00
Morton, Bruce JB
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Dynamic changes in brain activation during task-switching: the effects of development and practice 1502 5 $29,000.00
Mymryk, Joe S
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Identification and analysis of non-conventional nuclear import signals 1501 1 $36,000.00
Neff, Bryan BDT
Department
Biology
EQPEQ Research Vessel for Studies on Healthy Environments and Ecosystem Adaptation of Fishes 1503 1 $90,909.00
Osinski, Gordon R
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Impact Cratering: Processes, Products and Effects 1506 5 $57,000.00
Patel, Rajnikant RV
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
EQPEQ A Real-Time Imaging System for Medical Mechatronics Research 1510 1 $107,479.00
Pin, Christopher L
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
EQPEQ High Resolution Imaging Suite for Analysis of Development 1501 1 $98,956.00
Plint, Guy AG
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Integrated High-Resolution Cretaceous Stratigraphy & Basin Analysis 1506 5 $27,000.00
Poepping, Tamie TL
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Hemodynamic study facility 1505 5 $21,000.00
Prado, Vania F
Department
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
RGPIN Role of acetylcholine in social behaviour 1502 5 $29,000.00
Pratt, Robert Gerhard RG
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Seismic Waveform Imaging and Inversion 1506 5 $27,000.00
Rajakumar, Nagalingam N
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of spatial memory 1502 5 $25,000.00
Santyr, Giles E
Department
Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Novel Approaches for Hyperpolarized Xenon-129 Magnetic Resonance Imaging 1505 5 $41,000.00
Savory, Eric E
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Development of a physically-realistic model for thunderstorm downburst outflows for wind-resistant design of transmission line structures 1512 5 $26,000.00
Schild-Poulter, Caroline C
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Molecular determinants of Ku function in non-homologous end-joining and DNA damage signaling pathways 1501 5 $36,000.00
Schincariol, Robert RA
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Thermal Performance, Sustainability, and Impact of Borehole Heat Exchangers within Hydrogeological Environments 1506 5 $27,000.00
Schmid, Susanne SK
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Neuronal mechanisms underlying gating of sensory information 1502 5 $40,000.00
Secco, Richard RA
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Experimental Studies of Earth Materials at Extreme Pressure and Temperature Conditions of Planetary Interiors 1506 5 $33,000.00
Shcherbakov, Robert R
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Statistical and Numerical Modelling of Volcanic Eruption Processes 1506 5 $27,000.00
Shen, Weiming W
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Agent-Based Resilient and Secure Wireless Sensor Networks and Applications 1507 5 $15,000.00
Sherry, David F
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Orientation, Cognition and the Avian Brain 1502 5 $33,000.00
Shilton, Brian H
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Conformational Switching and Energetics in the Maltose Transporter 1501 5 $50,000.00
Shoemaker, Kevin JK
Department
Kinesiology, School of
RGPIN Neural Pathways Associated with Sympathetic Neuronal Recruitment in Humans 1502 5 $57,000.00
Sica, Robert Joseph RJ
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Improved Understanding of Thermosphere-Mesosphere-Stratosphere-Troposphere Coupling Using Lidar Measurements 1505 5 $27,000.00
Siddiqui, Kamran K
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Investigation of interfacial thermo-fluid processes 1512 5 $26,000.00
Singh, Mahi R
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN The study of optoelectronics and photonics in nanocomposite and nanostructured materials 1505 5 $18,000.00
Smith, David DS
Department
Biology
RGPIN Using green algae to unravel the origins of genome architecture 1501 5 $41,000.00
Tian, Lining LT
Department
Biology
RGPIN Towards biological nitrogen fixation in monocotyledonous plants - study plant genes for colonization and nitrogen fixation by Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus 1502 1 $23,000.00
Varma, Rajiv RK
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Novel Control of PV Solar Farm Inverter as a FACTS Device for Improving Power System Performance 1510 5 $24,000.00
Wang, Liangliang L
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Advanced Monte Carlo Methods for Complex Statistical Models 1508 5 $16,000.00
Wang, Xianbin X
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Cognitive Adaptation of Communications Systems and Networks for Situation-Aware Wireless Security Enhancement 1510 5 $51,000.00
Way, Danielle DA
Department
Biology
RGPIN Climate Change Impacts on Boreal Tree Function: Implications for Carbon and Water Fluxes 1502 5 $30,000.00
Way, Danielle DA
Department
Biology
EQPEQ Tree hydraulics equipment for assessing tree drought mortality under future climate conditions 1502 1 $11,500.00
Wiegert, Paul PA
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Small bodies of the Solar System 1505 5 $21,000.00
Wild, Geoffrey GAM
Department
Applied Mathematics
RGPIN The Ecology and Evolution of Cooperative Breeding 1503 5 $50,000.00
Wisner, James A
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Photocontrolled Molecular Recognition for Materials Applications 1504 5 $34,000.00
Wong, Eugene ECM
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN The biophysics of cancer model systems: combined mathematical and experimental approaches for image analyses and interpretations 1505 5 $27,000.00
Wren, Jungsook JC
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Mechanisms of Surface Reactions and Materials Performance in Ionizing Radiation Environments 1504 5 $54,000.00
Yates, Adam G
Department
Geography
RGPIN Aquatic Ecosystem Function in Developed Landscapes 1506 5 $28,000.00
Yu, Hao H
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
EQPEQ Graduate Linux Lab for Advanced Statistical Computing 1508 1 $20,294.00
Zanette, Liana Y
Department
Biology
RGPIN The dimensions of fear: from genes to ecosystems 1503 5 $44,000.00
Zhang, Kaizhong KZ
Department
Computer Science
RGPIN Algorithms and software tools for mass spectrometry data analysis and RNA structure analysis 1507 5 $44,000.00
Zhu, Jingxu JZ
Department
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
RGPIN Developments of Inverse Circulating Fluidized Bed and Innovative Powder Coating Technologies 1511 1 $35,000.00
Zou, Guangyong G
Department
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
RGPIN Statistical Methods for Correlated Data in Health Research 1508 5 $11,000.00