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2015 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Manitoba
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Anderson, Christopher
Department
Pharmacology and Therapeutics - Pharmacology and Therapeutics
RGPIN Mechanisms of neurovascular coupling in awake animals 1502 5 $28,000.00
Anderson, Judy
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Satellite cell activation and its paracrine impact on fiber phenotype 1501 5 $45,000.00
Anderson, W. Gary
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Regulation of Epithelia Solute Transport in Elasmobranch Fish 1502 5 $33,000.00
Aukema, Harold
Department
Agriculture and Food Sciences, Faculty of - Agriculture and Food Sciences, Faculty of
RGPIN Effects of diet on oxylipins 1502 5 $40,000.00
Barber, David
Department
Environment and Geography - Environment and Geography
RGPIN Dynamic and thermodynamic processes of snow covered sea ice 1506 5 $41,000.00
Belmonte, Mark
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Developmental programming of the Brassica napus seed 1502 5 $33,000.00
Blunden, Peter
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
SAPIN Electroweak interactions in hadronic systems 19 5 $60,000.00
Brule-Babel, Anita
Department
Plant Science - Plant Science
RGPIN Genetic basis and mechanisms of host resistance to Fusarium graminearum in hexaploid wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) 1502 1 $24,000.00
Bunt, Andrea
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Design and Evaluation of Computing Technologies to Promote Learning of Feature-Rich Software 1507 5 $29,000.00
Cenkowski, Stefan
Department
Biosystems Engineering - Biosystems Engineering
RGPIN Superheated steam drying and processing of biological materials. 1512 5 $29,000.00
Cowan, Craig
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Elliptic partial differential equations: theory and applications 1508 5 $16,000.00
Cowley, Kristine
Department
Physiology - Physiology
RGPIN Functional identification of neurotransmitters and pathways contributing to stance, balance and stepping. 1502 5 $24,000.00
Davies, Katherine
Department
Statistics - Statistics
RGPIN Censoring Methodologies and Censored Data Analysis with Applications in the Engineering and Environmental Sciences 1508 5 $11,000.00
Davis, Rebecca
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Design of new Asymmetric, Ion Pairing Catalysis and Reactions 1504 5 $20,000.00
Dmitrenko, Igor
Department
Environment and Geography
EQPEQ Ice-tethered profiling from the land-fast ice on the Arctic shelves 1506 1 $123,825.00
Dow, Karen
Department
Civil Engineering - Civil Engineering
RGPIN Experimental Studies of Dynamic River Ice Processes 1509 5 $24,000.00
Durocher, Stephane
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Geometric Algorithms for Local Routing and Interference Minimization 1507 5 $24,000.00
Ferguson, Steven
Department
Environment and Geography - Environment and Geography
RGPIN Adaptation of Arctic marine mammals to climate warming 1503 1 $21,000.00
Filizadeh, Shaahin
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Novel paradigms for transient simulation of modern electric-power systems 1510 5 $37,000.00
Frederiksen, Andrew
Department
Geological Sciences - Geological Sciences
RGPIN Towards a Lithospheric History of North America 1506 5 $22,000.00
Fu, James
Department
Statistics - Statistics
RGPIN Finite Markov Chain Imbedding and Its Applications in Stochastic Processes, biological Sequences, and Discrete Mathematics 1508 5 $11,000.00
Galley, Ryan
Department
Geological Sciences - Geological Sciences
RGPIN Sea ice physical properties and their application to ocean-atmosphere interaction 1506 5 $20,000.00
Gericke, Michael
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ Measurement of a Lepton-Lepton Electroweak Reaction (MOLLER): An Ultra-precise Measurement of the Weak Mixing Angle using Mψller Scattering at Jefferson Laboratory 19 2 $65,000.00
Gibson, Spencer
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics - Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
RGPIN Role of BH3 only protien BNIP3 in regulating hypoxia stress responses. 1501 5 $38,000.00
Gwinner, Gerald
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ Fundamental symmetry tests with the francium laser trap facility at ISAC 19 3 $160,000.00
Hare, James
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Ground squirrel sociality: life history, communication and cognition 1503 5 $40,000.00
Hausner, Georg
Department
Microbiology - Microbiology
RGPIN Mobile introns and homing endonuclease genes in the mitochondrial genomes of fungi. 1501 5 $38,000.00
Hawthorne, Frank
Department
Geological Sciences - Geological Sciences
RGPIN Theoretical and Experimental Crystal Chemistry 1506 5 $50,000.00
Ho, Emmanuel
Department
Pharmacy, Faculty of - Pharmacy, Faculty of
RGPIN Rational Design of Stimuli-Responsive Intravaginal Rings for Controlled siRNA Delivery 1511 5 $25,000.00
Holley, Richard
Department
Food Science
EQPEQ HPLC system with photodiode array (PDA) and evaporative light scattering (ELS)detectors 1502 1 $109,543.00
Hu, Pingzhao
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics - Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
RGPIN Developing novel machine learning algorithms for network biology 1507 5 $18,000.00
Jafari Jozani, Mohammad
Department
Statistics - Statistics
RGPIN Statistical inference based on complex survey designs using rank information and order statistics 1508 5 $20,000.00
King, Scott
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Novel RF MRI Technologies 1505 5 $23,000.00
Kopotun, Kirill
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Topics in Nonlinear Approximation 1508 5 $11,000.00
Krepski, Derek
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Groupoids and Geometric Quantization 1508 5 $13,000.00
Kumar, Ayush
Department
Microbiology - Microbiology
RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of biocide and antibiotic resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii 1501 5 $30,000.00
Kung, Sam
Department
Immunology - Immunology
RGPIN Members of the Ikaros family of transcription factors in the regulation of natural killer-cell migrations and effector functions 1501 5 $30,000.00
Lakowski, Ted
Department
Pharmacy, Faculty of - Pharmacy, Faculty of
RGPIN The mechanisms of enzymes catalyzing epigenetic post-translational modifications 1501 5 $32,000.00
Leblanc, Alexandre
Department
Statistics - Statistics
RGPIN Nonparametric Function Estimation 1508 5 $11,000.00
Leboe-McGowan, Jason
Department
Psychology - Psychology
RGPIN Heuristic-Based Reconstruction and Memory for the Temporal Features of Events 1502 5 $24,000.00
Levin, David
Department
Biosystems Engineering
EQPEQ Tools for enhanced microbial synthesis of bioproducts. 1511 1 $81,656.00
Mark, Brian
Department
Microbiology - Microbiology
RGPIN Structural and mechanistic studies of multifunctional proteases in virus replication and host immune evasion 1501 5 $45,000.00
Markham, John
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN The Ecology of Nitrogen Fixation 1503 5 $21,000.00
McCurdy, Boyd
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Modeling the transport of photons from source to detector as a means of improving radiation therapy by enhanced utilization of kV and MV x-ray imaging 1505 5 $24,000.00
McKenna, Sean
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Investigation of viral ribonucleic acid recognition by human innate immune enzymes 1501 5 $34,000.00
Moghadasian, Mohammed
Department
Human Nutritional Sciences - Human Nutritional Sciences
RGPIN Identification of functional ingredients of wild rice and their potential mechanisms of maintaining physiologic function and integrity of the vessel wall 1502 5 $28,000.00
Mohammed, Noman
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Privacy-Preserving Biomedical Data Sharing 1507 5 $23,000.00
Morrison, Jason
Department
Biosystems Engineering - Biosystems Engineering
RGPIN Biomaterial Analysis for Flax Biofiber: from Harvest to Product 1511 5 $25,000.00
Nagy, James
Department
Physiology - Physiology
RGPIN Functional roles of electrical synapses formed by neuronal gap junctions 1502 5 $33,000.00
Okhmatovski, Vladimir
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN New Frontiers in Computational Electromagnetics: Towards High-Accuracy Solutions and Reliable Microwave Imaging 1510 5 $30,000.00
Pemberton, Trevor
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics - Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
RGPIN Genetics of body size among West Central African Pygmies and their non-Pygmy neighbors 1501 5 $32,000.00
Peng, Qingjin
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering - Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Open architecture for product adaptability: challenges in design, evaluation and implementation 1512 5 $25,000.00
Prymak, Andriy
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Multivariate Approximation 1508 5 $11,000.00
Pucko, Monika
Department
Environment and Geography - Environment and Geography
RGPIN Pathways and fate of petrogenic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and mercury (Hg) in sea ice: Setting milestones for detection, management, and response to a potential oil spill in the Arctic Ocean. 1506 5 $24,000.00
Schippers, Eric
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN A new approach to conformal invariants in complex function theory 1508 5 $11,000.00
Shafai, Lotfollah
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Applied Electromagnetics and Advanced Antennas 1510 5 $87,000.00
Sharma, Kumar
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
SAPPJ Precision measurements with trapped radioactive ions using the Canadian Penning Trap Mass spectrometer and associated ion traps at the Argonne National Laboratory 19 3 $140,000.00
Siddiqui, Tabrez
Department
Physiology - Physiology
RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of synapse development and specificity 1501 5 $39,000.00
Stecina, Katinka
Department
Physiology - Physiology
RGPIN Mature spinal networks in rodents: electrophysiological investigations combined with optogenetic methods to define neuron and circuit function 1502 5 $29,000.00
Stout, Jake
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Monoterpene indole alkaloid gene discovery and evolution in the Apocynaceae 1502 5 $29,000.00
Thiyam-Hollander, Usha
Department
Human Nutritional Sciences - Human Nutritional Sciences
RGPIN Novel heat treated sinapates: antioxidant activity and structure-function relationship 1502 5 $24,000.00
thomson, douglas
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Models and ultra-sensitive apparatus for electronic single cell analysis 1510 5 $37,000.00
Thulasiram, Ruppa
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Advances in Computational Finance and its Application in Distributed Systems 1507 5 $18,000.00
Waterman, Jane
Department
Biological Sciences - Biological Sciences
RGPIN Sociality and reproductive tactics in ground-dwelling squirrels: conflict and cooperation 1503 5 $32,000.00
Wu, Christine
Department
Mechanical Engineering
EQPEQ A Non-Destructive Ultra-Sonic Measurement Device for Validating and Extending a New Design Paradigm for Light-Weight Ground Vehicle Body Structure 1512 1 $143,283.00
Wu, Nan
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering - Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Development of Advanced Techniques in Structural Health Monitoring and Enhancement 1512 5 $23,000.00
Xing, Malcolm
Department
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering - Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
RGPIN Development of stabilized environmentally sensitive polymeric nanoparticles 1511 1 $25,000.00
Yang, Po
Department
Statistics - Statistics
RGPIN Optimization Problems in Factorial and Response Adaptive Designs 1508 5 $13,000.00
Zhang, Qiang
Department
Biosystems Engineering - Biosystems Engineering
RGPIN Bioaerosols and airborne spread of diseases in animal production operations 1509 5 $20,000.00
Zhang, Yang
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Efficient algorithms and applications of symbolic computation 1507 5 $18,000.00
ZHOU, RUI
Department
Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research - Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research
RGPIN Managing Longevity Risk - Modeling and Pricing 1508 5 $13,000.00