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2015 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Western Ontario
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Bai, Donglin
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Molecular domains determining gap junction channel properties 1501 5 $38,000.00
Bauer, Michael
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Policy-based Autonomic Management in Data Centers 1507 5 $29,000.00
Berube, Nathalie
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Regulation of genomic stability by ATRX 1501 5 $38,000.00
Betts, Dean
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
EQPEQ Extracellular flux analyzer to accurately monitor the real-time kinetics of cellular and mitochondrial bioenergetics 1501 1 $150,000.00
Boykov, Yuri
Department
Computer Science
EQPEQ High-Performance Workstations for Combinatorial Approach to Multi-dimensional Big Data in Computer Vision and Bio-medical Image Analysis 1507 1 $95,681.00
Brandl, Christopher
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Structure and function of the protein chaperone Tti2 1501 5 $34,000.00
Buchel, Alex
Department
Applied Mathematics - Applied Mathematics
SAPIN Dynamical Phenomena in Quantum Field Theory and String Theory 19 5 $70,000.00
Charpentier, Paul
Department
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
EQPEQ In-Situ and In-Operando Monitoring of Nanostructure Growth In Green Solvents 1511 1 $149,945.00
Corless, Robert
Department
Applied Mathematics - Applied Mathematics
RGPIN Design and Analysis of Algorithms for Structured Nonlinear Problems 1507 5 $24,000.00
Corneil, Brian
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
EQPEQ A Portable System for Integrated Measurement of Human Actions 1502 1 $139,655.00
CREED, Irena
Department
Biology
EQPEQ AquaTox Research Facility 1506 1 $125,994.00
Creuzenet, Carole
Department
Microbiology and Immunology - Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Synthesis and function of novel bacterial carbohydrates 1501 1 $34,000.00
Cunningham, Ian
Department
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
RGPIN Design principles for advanced new low-dose photon-counting x-ray detectors for medical radiography 1505 5 $30,000.00
Dagnino, Lina
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Modulation of TGF-beta receptor signalling 1501 1 $30,000.00
Davison, Matthew
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences - Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Regulation as a Input for Energy Systems Design and Analysis 1509 5 $47,000.00
Eagleson, Roy
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Design and Evaluation of Augmented Reality and VR-based Task Simulators 1510 1 $22,000.00
Edgell, David
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Molecular mechanisms and applications of monomeric DNA endonucleases 1501 5 $52,000.00
El Naggar, Hesham
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Deep Foundation Technologies for Infrastructure Development 1509 5 $54,000.00
Fanchini, Giovanni
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Laboratory of transparent, conducting, photo-active and carbon-based thin films 1504 5 $35,000.00
Gloor, Gregory
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Evaluating Coevolution in Protein Families 1501 5 $34,000.00
Goncharova, Lyudmila
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Architectures and profiling of nanomaterials with ion beams 1505 5 $28,000.00
Guglielmo, Christopher
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Migration Physiology of Birds and Bats 1502 5 $57,000.00
Gupta, Madhulika
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Regulation of cellular growth in hypoxia 1501 1 $30,000.00
Hamilton, Douglas
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology - Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Investigating adhesion-based regulation of cell phenotype with nano- and micro-metric topography 1501 5 $30,000.00
Hampson, Elizabeth
Department
Psychology - Psychology
RGPIN Androgens and Estrogens in the Human Nervous System 1502 5 $49,000.00
Hardy, Daniel
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN The Role of MicroRNAs on Hepatic Growth and Senescence 1502 5 $24,000.00
Hayden, Elizabeth
Department
Psychology - Psychology
RGPIN Measuring reactive and regulatory processes in middle childhood 1502 5 $24,000.00
Henry, Hugh
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Integration of plant responses to multiple stressors over time: interactions between winter and summer 1502 5 $49,000.00
Holdsworth, David
Department
Medical Biophysics - Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Development of integrated software tools for image-based fabrication and finite-element modeling 1505 5 $30,000.00
Hutter, Jeffrey
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Biominerals, Fibres, and Soft Materials at the Nanoscale 1505 5 $22,000.00
Ilie, Lucian
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Bioinformatics Tools for Genomics and Proteomics Research 1507 5 $36,000.00
Inoue, Wataru
Department
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
RGPIN Biphasic contribution of prostaglandin E2 to the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis 1502 5 $38,000.00
Jardine, John
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Applications of Homotopy Theory 1508 5 $20,000.00
Johnson, James
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering - Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN A Comprehensive Testing Program for Shoulder Implant Assessment 1512 5 $55,000.00
Khan, Ali
Department
Medical Biophysics - Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Intelligent imaging informatics for surgery 1510 5 $27,000.00
Kowalchuk, John
Department
Kinesiology, School of - Kinesiology, School of
RGPGP Regulation of gas exchange and metabolism in exercise, system limits and age-related modulation 1502 5 $33,000.00
Kramer, Jamie
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Epigenetic mechanisms in learning and memory 1501 5 $38,000.00
Ladak, Hanif
Department
Medical Biophysics - Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Mechanics of the Middle Ear 1512 5 $22,000.00
Lagugnι-Labarthet, Franηois
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Enabling Ultrasensitive Optical Measurements with Plasmonics 1504 5 $45,000.00
Lagugnι-Labarthet, Franηois
Department
Chemistry
EQPEQ Reactive Ion Etcher for Nanofabrication Processes 1504 1 $150,000.00
Laird, Dale
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology - Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Multiple connexin trafficking and sorting in live cells 1501 5 $45,000.00
Lajoie, Gilles
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Development of New Approaches and Methods in Biological Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics. 1504 5 $35,000.00
Lajoie, Patrick
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology - Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Mechanisms of regulation of ribosome biogenesis and stress resistance in yeast 1501 5 $32,000.00
Lala, Peeyush
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology - Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Cellular and molecular mechanisms in Prostaglandin E2 mediated lymphangiogenesis 1501 5 $30,000.00
McNeil, Jeremy
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Do migrant moth species have adaptations that reduce the cost of long distance flight on future reproduction? 1503 5 $21,000.00
Melling, C.W. James (Jamie)
Department
Kinesiology, School of - Kinesiology, School of
RGPGP Regulation of hepatic-mediated glucose release following hypoglycemic stress. 1502 5 $24,000.00
Mercer, Robert
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Argumentation in scholarly biomedical literature: A computational theory and its software implementation 1507 5 $29,000.00
Miransky, Vladimir
Department
Applied Mathematics - Applied Mathematics
SAPIN Nonperturbative Dynamics in the Standard Model and Beyond 19 5 $60,000.00
Moehring, Amanda
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN The genetic basis of prezygotic isolation between species 1501 5 $45,000.00
Morbey, Yolanda
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Mechanisms of sex-specific reproductive timing and migratory movements in seasonal environments 1503 5 $21,000.00
Mymryk, Joe
Department
Microbiology and Immunology - Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Genetic and biochemical methods for identifying protein interaction motifs that confer nuclear localization 1501 1 $34,000.00
Naish, Michael
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering - Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Mechatronic Devices for Next-Generation Minimally Invasive Surgery 1510 5 $22,000.00
Nehdi, Moncef
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Multi-scale Study of Ecological, Self-healing, and Nano-engineered Self-centering Cementitious Composites for Modular Construction 1509 5 $28,000.00
Neish, Catherine
Department
Earth Sciences - Earth Sciences
RGPIN Landscape evolution of planetary surfaces: Comparative analysis of impact craters in the solar system 1506 5 $27,000.00
Newson, Timothy
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Soil-Structure Interaction under Environmentally Induced Cyclic Loading 1509 5 $25,000.00
Osinski, Gordon
Department
Earth Sciences
EQPEQ Raman Spectrometer for Earth and Planetary Materials Research 1506 1 $150,000.00
Peeters, Els
Department
Physics and Astronomy - Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN The PAH emission bands as a diagnostic tool 1505 5 $35,000.00
Penuela, Silvia
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology - Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Regulation of Pannexin2 Channels by Post-translational Modifications 1501 5 $35,000.00
Percival-Smith, Anthony
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Functional dissection of Drosophila homeodomain transcription factors required for development of the body plan. 1501 5 $45,000.00
Pjontek, Dominic
Department
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
RGPIN Reaction kinetics and particle agglomeration studies in support of heavy oil and bio-oil upgrading 1511 5 $22,000.00
Polouchine, Ilia
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Generalized scattering-based design and cooperative control in teleoperator systems 1510 5 $22,000.00
Poulter, Michael
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN The role of phosphorylation on the control of neurosteroid activity on GABA-A receptors 1502 5 $24,000.00
Price, Aaron
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering - Mechanical and Materials Engineering
RGPIN Toward 3D Printing Technologies for the Fabrication of Nanoscale Actuator Arrays 1512 5 $23,000.00
Primak, Serguei
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Modelling, Simulation and Optimization of the Next Generation of Wireless Systems 1510 5 $22,000.00
Pruszynski, Andrew
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Sensory mechanisms in arm motor control 1502 5 $29,000.00
Rehmann, Lars
Department
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
RGPIN Ionic solvent based pretreatment processes for biorefineries 1511 5 $30,000.00
Reyhani-Masoleh, Arash
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Efficient and reliable computations for lightweight and/or high-performance cryptosystems: algorithms, architectures, designs and implementations 1510 5 $25,000.00
Robinson, Clare
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Impact of climate and anthropogenic stressors on groundwater inputs to inland coastal waters 1506 5 $33,000.00
Rogan, Peter
Department
Biochemistry - Biochemistry
RGPIN Unified framework for non-coding mutation analysis based on information theory 1501 5 $38,000.00
Rylett, Rebecca
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Regulation of function of the solute carrier sodium-coupled choline transporter CHT 1501 5 $34,000.00
Seguin, Cheryle
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology - Physiology and Pharmacology
RGPIN Identification of mechano-sensitive pathways in intervertebral disc cells 1501 5 $38,000.00
Sendov, Hristo
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences - Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Loci of Complex Polynomials, Generalized Primary Matrix Functions, and Connections with Bernstein Functions and Levy Processes 1508 5 $14,000.00
Shafikov, Rasul
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Geometric Methods in Complex Analysis 1508 5 $17,000.00
Simon, Anne
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Genetics of social space in Drosophila melanogaster 1501 5 $35,000.00
Sinnamon, Gord
Department
Mathematics - Mathematics
RGPIN Function Spaces and Norm Inequalities 1508 5 $14,000.00
Solis-Oba, Roberto
Department
Computer Science - Computer Science
RGPIN Approximation algorithms for optimization problems 1507 5 $18,000.00
Song, Yang
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Development and Characterization of Novel Materials under Extreme Conditions for Energy Applications 1504 5 $35,000.00
Staroverov, Viktor
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Accurate Nonempirical Density-Functional Methods with Applications 1504 5 $74,000.00
Stillman, Martin
Department
Chemistry - Chemistry
RGPIN Bioinorganic chemistry of metalloproteins and synthetic analogues 1504 5 $59,000.00
Sutton, Jennifer
Department
Psychology - Psychology
RGPIN Navigation and cognitive maps 1502 5 $24,000.00
Teeter, Matthew
Department
Medical Biophysics - Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Image-based metrology and tribology of additively manufactured components 1512 5 $27,000.00
Thiessen, Jonathan
Department
Medical Biophysics - Medical Biophysics
RGPIN Multimodal Metabolic Imaging with Hybrid Positron Emission Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (PET/MRI) Systems 1505 5 $22,000.00
Thompson, Graham
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Understanding the genetic basis of social behaviour from honey bee and other insect models 1501 5 $45,000.00
Tiampo, Kristy
Department
Earth Sciences - Earth Sciences
RGPIN Linking earthquake seismicity to underlying fault structure from studies of simple models 1506 5 $41,540.00
Wang, Aiming
Department
Biology - Biology
RGPIN Uncovering Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Cell-to-Cell Movement and Long-Distance Trafficking of Viruses in Plants 1501 5 $38,000.00
Wang, Jinfei
Department
Geography - Geography
RGPIN Remote Sensing of Land Surface Information for Environmental Applications 1506 1 $22,000.00
Yanful, Ernest
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Assessing the impacts of climate change on the performance of engineered geobarriers in the Biotron 1509 5 $25,000.00
Yang, Jun
Department
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
EQPEQ A Platform for in-situ Characterization of Flexible/Wearable Electronics and Devices under Stretching, Bending or Twisting 1512 1 $141,160.00
Youssef, Maged
Department
Civil and Environmental Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Fire-Exposed Reinforced Concrete Frames: Structural Performance, Progressive Collapse Assessment and Retrofit Strategy 1509 5 $22,000.00
Yu, Pei
Department
Applied Mathematics - Applied Mathematics
RGPIN Bifurcation theory, computation and applications 1508 5 $20,000.00
Yuan, Ze-Chun
Department
Microbiology and Immunology - Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Genomic analysis, identification and characterization of lignin degradation pathway and biofuel production by the Gram-positive bacterium Paenibacillus polymyxa CR1. 1501 5 $25,000.00
Zitikis, Ricardas
Department
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences - Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
RGPIN Dynamic Models for Risk Management: Big Data, Statistical Inference, and Decision Making 1508 1 $11,000.00