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2014 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Dalhousie
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Archibald, John
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
RGPIN Endosymbiosis and genome evolution in eukaryotic microbes 1501 5 $85,000.00
Blake, John
Department
Industrial Engineering
RGPIN Using operational research methods to improve decision making in Canada's blood supply chain 1509 5 $19,000.00
Bousquet, Jean-Francois
Department
Electrical & Computer Engineering
RGPIN Enabling High-Speed Communication between Autonomous Underwater Vehicles 1510 5 $25,000.00
Brown, Jeremy
Department
Biomedical Engineering, School of
RGPIN Development of a Miniature Real-Time High-Resolution Endoscopic 3D Ultrasound System 1510 5 $24,000.00
Brunt, Keith
Department
Pharmacology
RGPIN Determining the Role of Heme Metabolism in Muscle Function 1501 5 $35,000.00
Chang, Rachel
Department
Physics and Atmospheric Science
RGPIN Aerosol Sources, Transport and Sinks in Marine and Polar Regions 1506 5 $28,000.00
Cowley, Elizabeth
Department
Physiology and Biophysics
RGPIN Aspects of airway epithelia cell physiology 1502 5 $25,000.00
Crossin, Glenn
Department
Biology
RGPIN Physiological costs of reproduction and carryover effects on fitness-related processes in migratory animals. 1503 5 $26,000.00
Cutler, Gerald
Department
Faculty of Agriculture
RGPIN Hormesis in insects: clarifying the dose-response and implications for beneficial insects 1503 1 $22,000.00
Duncan, Roy
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Role of a novel Golgi export signal in intracellular trafficking of the reovirus p14 protein 1501 5 $54,500.00
Faridi, Sara
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Combinatorial investigations in commutative algebra 1508 5 $18,000.00
Fennel, Katja
Department
Oceanography
RGPIN Marine environmental prediction through improved biogeochemical models 1506 5 $59,000.00
Ghaly, Abdel E
Department
Process Engineering and Applied Science
EQPEQ Freeze Dryer for extraction of high value biomolecules 1511 1 $37,463.00
Gibling, Martin
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Rivers, Vegetation and Extinction 1506 5 $35,000.00
Groulx, Dominic
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Advancement in Solid-Liquid Heat Transfer and Latent Heat Energy Storage Applications 1512 5 $22,000.00
Grujic, Djordje
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Drivers, Modulators and Hazards of Collisional Orogens 1506 1 $29,000.00
He, Quan
Department
Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture
RGPIN Development of Liquid Biofuels and Chiral Molecules from Biomass 1511 5 $23,000.00
Hill, Ian
Department
Physics and Atmospheric Science
RGPIN Improved materials stability and morphology in organic photovoltaic cells 1505 5 $34,000.00
Hubley-Kozey, Cheryl
Department
Physiotherapy, School of
RGPIN Mechanisms altering skeletal muscle activation patterns during dynamic tasks 1502 5 $33,000.00
Kelly, Melanie
Department
Pharmacology
RGPIN THE ENDOTHELIN SYSTEM AND MYOGENIC TONE: G PROTEIN COUPLED RECEPTOR SIGNALING IN RESISTANCE ARTERIES OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 1501 5 $33,000.00
Kenney, Tobias
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Graphical Composition 1508 5 $12,000.00
Kienesberger, Petra
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
RGPIN Lysophospholipid metabolism and signalling - role of lysophospholipases 1501 5 $35,000.00
Klein, Raymond RM
Department
Psychology and Neuroscience
EQPEQ Electroencephalographic (EEG) system for ERP research 1502 1 $70,902.00
Kolokolnikov, Theodore
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Collective behavior in complex systems 1508 5 $27,000.00
Li, Yung-Hua
Department
Applied Oral Sciences,
RGPIN Molecular Analyses of the Competence Regulatory Network in Streptococcus mutans 1501 5 $33,000.00
Lotze, Heike
Department
Biology
RGPIN Long-term changes in coastal ecosystem structure and functions: understanding the effects of harvesting, habitat alteration, and climate change 1503 5 $50,000.00
Martin, Randall
Department
Physics and Atmospheric Science
RGPIN Interpreting Satellite Observations of Atmospheric Composition to Understand Air Quality and Climate Processes 1506 5 $70,000.00
McCormick, Craig MC
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
EQPEQ A Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF) Microscope for the Maritimes 1501 1 $53,522.00
Metaxas, Anna A
Department
Oceanography
EQPEQ Current meter for larval and benthic ecology 1503 1 $22,707.00
Milson, Robert
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Exceptional orthogonal polynomials: theory and applications 1508 5 $14,000.00
Nedimovic, Mladen
Department
Earth Sciences
RGPIN Seismic study of subduction zones, rifted margins and mid-ocean ridges 1506 5 $50,000.00
Nguyen-Quang, Tri
Department
Faculty of Agriculture
RGPIN Microalgae growth dynamics and physical-biochemical coupled effects versus aquatic biomass productivity 1509 5 $23,000.00
Niu, Haibo
Department
Dalhousie Research Services
RGPIN Investigation of the Fate and Transport Behaviours of Spilled Oil and Development of a State-of-the-Art Canadian Oil Spill Emergency Response Model 1509 5 $21,000.00
Nowakowski, Richard
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Graphs and Games 1508 5 $27,000.00
Perrot, Tara
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Development and mechanisms of stress resiliency. 1502 5 $29,000.00
Prithiviraj, Balakrishnan
Department
Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Agriculture) - Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Agriculture)
RGPIN Molecular Analyses of Plant Root-Microbe Interaction 1502 1 $25,000.00
Pulinilkunnil, Thomas
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
RGPIN Identifying and characterizing pathways of amino acid metabolism and signaling 1501 5 $35,000.00
Rutenberg, Andrew
Department
Physics and Atmospheric Science
RGPIN Patterns of biological damage: managing subsystem failure in cellular systems 1505 5 $23,000.00
Ruzzante, Daniel
Department
Biology
RGPIN EFFECTIVE POPULATION SIZE AND CONNECTIVITY IN FISH 1503 5 $42,000.00
Simpson, Alastair
Department
Biology
RGPIN Linking microscopy-based identities to molecular identities for problem- or problematic protozoa. 1503 5 $27,000.00
Stradiotto, Mark
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Advancing Late Metal Catalysis: DalPhos Ligand Design, Mechanism, and New Reactivity 1504 5 $84,000.00
Susko, Edward
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Methods for Molecular Evolution 1508 5 $22,000.00
Taggart, Christopher
Department
Oceanography
RGPIN Trifurcated Discovery: 1) size-at-age in exploited fish, 2) biomass spectrum in Northumberland Strait, and 3) finalising particle dispersion. 1503 1 $22,000.00
Thompson, Alison A
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Source and Probe to Enable Atmospheric Pressure Photon Ionization (APPI) Mass Spectrometry and the Mass Spectral Analysis of Solids 1504 1 $38,630.00
Torkkeli, Paivi
Department
Physiology and Biophysics
RGPIN Synaptic control of sensory transduction 1501 5 $33,000.00
Wang, Jian
Department
Human Communication Disorders, School of
RGPIN Mechanisms of ribbon synapse function and plasticity 1502 1 $25,000.00
Whitehead, Hal
Department
Biology
RGPIN Culture and society in matrilineal whales 1503 5 $45,000.00
Zhang, Peng
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Synchrotron X-ray Spectroscopy of Metal Nanostructures 1504 5 $34,000.00