Alliance


Alliance grants encourage university researchers to collaborate with partner organizations, which can be from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors. These grants support research projects led by strong, complementary, collaborative teams that will generate new knowledge and accelerate the application of research results to create benefits for Canada.


Total funded projects

Total projects funded

414

Total awarded

$117,843,682

Geographical breakdown of funded projects

Region Total number of funded projects Total amount awarded
Atlantic 18 $1,979,820
Ontario 163 $41,408,939
Pacific 39 $7,742,044
Prairies 86 $26,608,883
Quebec 108 $40,103,996
Northwest Territories 0 $0

Type of partner organizations

Private sector Not-for-profit Public sector Total
518 96 140 754

Funded applications (as of December 31, 2020)

Researcher Project title Institution Partner(s) Area of application Funding amount
Chou, C. Perry Strain engineering and bioprocessing strategies for bio-based production of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) (PHBV) using cheap feedstocks Waterloo Genecis Bioindustries Inc. Life sciences (including biotechnology); Manufacturing processes and products $ 301,000
Yarranton, Harvey Heavy Oil Properties and Processing Calgary Canadian Natural Resources Limited, Suncor Energy Inc., Virtual Materials Group Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Energy efficiency $ 750,000
Bobicki, Erin CanMicro: microwave-assisted comminution and sorting Toronto Ausenco Sandwell, Canada Mining Innovation Council, Glencore Canada Corporation, Sepro Mineral Systems Corp. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 413,920
Pasquier, Philippe Utilisation des puits à colonne permanente en géothermie pour l'électrification efficace du secteur institutionnel et commercial École Polytechnique de Montréal Commission scolaire de Montréal, Commission scolaire des Samares, Comm scolaire de Seigneurie-des-Mille-Iles, Hydro-Québec, IPL Versaprofiles, Marmott Énergies inc., Natural Resources Canada Energy efficiency; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 1,737,651
Hamilton, Howard Public Safety Informatics Regina Government of Saskatchewan Information systems and technology; Advancement of knowledge $ 150,000
Mcarthur, Jennifer Smart Campus Integrated Platform Development Ryerson Fuseforward Solutions Group Construction, transportation and communications; Energy efficiency $ 1,250,000
Duchesne, Sophie Gestion des eaux pluviales : Adaptation aux changements climatiques par l'intégration d'infrastructures vertes et d'infrastructures intelligentes INRS Environnement Québec, Municipalité d'Adstock, Saint Charles Borromée, Soleno inc., Ville de Boucherville, Ville de Candiac, Ville de Montréal, Ville de Québec, Ville de Repentigny, Ville de Rivière-du-Loup, Ville de Saint-Hyacinthe, Ville de Victoriaville Physical sciences; Inland waters $ 756,000
Tatu, Serioja Broadband Integrated Noise Measurement System for New Generations of Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications and Radars INRS Focus Microwaves Inc. Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Instrumentation technology $ 452,166
Persaud, Suraj Corrosion Control and Materials Performance in Nuclear Power Systems Queen's Bruce Power, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Limited, Ontario Power Generation Inc., UNENE Materials performance; Nuclear energy $ 1,436,000
Le Digabel, Sébastien Numerical Optimization and Machine Learning École Polytechnique de Montréal Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Advancement of knowledge; Communication systems and services (planning, organization, services) $ 781,500
Basu, Anup Perceptually Optimized Video and Graphics on Mobile Devices Alberta Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information, computer and communication technologies; Computer software $ 90,000
Bichler, Lukas Using graphene for the development of novel aluminum alloys with high thermal conductivityand mechanical properties British Columbia Nemak, ZEN Materials performance; Materials sciences $ 450,000
Prévost, Michèle Integrated management of Legionella risk in cooling towers by rapid detection, innovative treatment and prevention of transmission École Polytechnique de Montréal Centre d'expertise en analyse environnementale du Québec, IDEXX, Public Services and Procurement Canada, Régie du bâtiment du Québec, Société québécoise des infrastructures, Spi Bio Inc. Engineering; Environment $ 1,036,509
Berlinguette, Curtis Solid-State Light Ion Fusion British Columbia Google Inc. Physical sciences; Alternative energy resources $ 449,349
Ajji, Abdellah Sustainable, Safe and Smart Polymer Flexible Packaging École Polytechnique de Montréal Prima Quebec, ProAMPAC Manufacturing processes and products; Polymers, rubber and plastics $ 1,000,000
Ayele, Belay Enhancing traits of agronomic and economic importance in wheat Manitoba Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association Agriculture and primary food production; Plant production and plant primary products $ 625,147
Ahmad, Rafiq Sustainable Indoor Intelligent Aquaponics Farming based on Industry 4.0 (Aquaponics4.0) Alberta NutraPonics Canada Corporation Agriculture and primary food production; Mechanical machinery, heavy equipment (including farm, forestry, and construction equipment) $ 875,600
Guan, Ling I-POCUS: An Intelligent Point-of-Care Ultrasound System for Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Canada's Hospitals Ryerson Dapasoft Inc. Human health (including medically-related psychological research); Information systems and technology $ 446,000
Pioro-Ladrière, Michel Test and Measurements for Next-Generation Spin-Based Quantum Technologies / Tests et mesures pour les technologies quantiques basées sur le spin Sherbrooke Keysight Technologies Inc., PROMPT, SB Technologies inc. Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Environment $ 150,000
Sirard, Marc-André Phenotype analysis of cows originating from in vitro fertilization compared to artificial insemination Laval L'Alliance Boviteq (LAB) Inc., Novalait, VALACTA Agriculture and primary food production; Animal production and animal primary products $ 59,950
Surget-Groba, Yann Génétique de la conservation de la tortue mouchetée Québec en Outaouais Environment and Climate Change Canada, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, National Capital Commission, Nature Conservancy of Canada Conservation and preservation; Oceans and inland waters $ 322,000
Mcdermid, Gregory Boreal Ecosystem Recovery and Assessment (BERA) Project, Phase 2 Calgary Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute, Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc., Canadian Natural Resources Limited, Cenovus Energy Inc., ConocoPhillips Canada, Imperial Oil Resources Ltd., Natural Resources Canada Environment; Forestry (silviculture, forest management) $ 2,893,396
Tousignant, Kyle Designing Efficient Welds to Branch Plates Dalhousie Atlas Tube Canada Inc., Canadian Inst of Steel Construction, Marid Industries Inc. Structural engineering $ 40,000
Uhrig, Richard Directed Development of Next-Generation Spectrally-Controlled Plant Growth: Combining genomics and precision LED lighting to modulate the growth and development of high-value crops Alberta G2V Optics Plant production and plant primary products; Agriculture and primary food production $ 243,009
Gharabaghi, Bahram Spatio-Temporal Deep Learning for Rapid Time-Series Forecasting and Data Synthesis Guelph Grand River Conservation Authority, Lakes Environmental Software Inc., Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture); Computer software $ 450,000
Hassanzadeh, Hassan Solvent/heat-assisted recovery processes (SHARP) for heavy oil and bitumen Calgary Canadian Natural Resources Limited, CNOOC Petroleum North America ULC, Husky Energy Inc., Imperial Oil Resources Ltd., OSUM Production Corp, Pengrowth, Suncor Energy Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 1,120,000
David, Jean Pierre Methods and tools for the development of explainable embedded artificial neural networks for autonomous transportation École Polytechnique de Montréal Thales Canada Inc, Zetane Systems Inc. Transport equipment; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 540,000
Deiab, Ibrahim Modelling Analysis and Processability Optimization of PHA Bioplastics Guelph Genecis Bioindustries Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Materials performance $ 90,000
Rajendran, Arvind On-site adsorptive oxygen generators and helium purification systems: Design, optimization and scale-up Alberta Benchmark International Inc. Industrial chemicals (solvents, resins) $ 569,413
Vaneeckhaute, Céline Simulation et optimisation des procédés et des produits du Centre de Biométhanisation de l'Agglomération de Québec (CBAQ) Laval Ville de Québec Waste, waste management and recycling; Environment $ 110,500
Ben Amor, Mourad Développement d'un modèle combinant l'analyse de la durabilité du cycle de vie et la méthodologie de l'acceptabilité sociale : cas d'un projet d'infrastructure de sport Sherbrooke Ville de Sherbrooke Engineering; Environment $ 31,200
Ghaderi, Majid NeuroPAD: A Neural Process-level Anomaly Detection for Industrial Control Systems Calgary Wedge Networks Inc. Computer communications $ 240,000
Norris, Ryan Recovery and Maintenance of Self-sustaining Populations of the Endangered Mottled Duskywing Guelph Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, Natural Resource Solutions Inc., Nature Conservancy of Canada, Ontario Parks, Wildlife Preservation Canada Conservation and preservation; Environment $ 550,000
Eaton, David Dynamics of fault activation by hydraulic fracturing: Insights from new technologies Calgary ARC Resources Ltd, Canadian Natural Resources Limited, ConocoPhillips Canada, Encana Corporation, Geoscience BC, Nanometrics Inc., OptaSense Canada, Tourmaline Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Earth sciences $ 1,050,000
Wheeler, Aaron Canada-UK AI 2019 : Self-guided microrobots for automated brain dissection Toronto $ 519,999
Mehran, Babak Canada-UK AI 2019 : Responsible Automation for Inclusive Mobility (RAIM) : Using AI to Develop Future Transport Systems that Meet the Needs of Ageing Populations Manitoba CUTRIC, Transportation Options Network for Seniors $ 517,288
Sauchyn, David High-Resolution Climate Projections for Municipal Risk Assessment and Resilience Planning Regina City of Edmonton Climate and atmosphere; Water $ 45,000
Ernst, Richard Characterizing enigmatic tube-shaped igneous intrusions, called chonoliths, that host the majority of known magmatic sulfide deposits: contribution to exploration targeting Carleton BHP Earth sciences $ 100,000
Li-Jessen, Nicole Yee-Key Canada-UK AI 2019 : AI-driven biomaterial screening to accelerate medical device development and translation McGill $ 519,000
Northoff, Georg Canada-UK AI 2019 : The self as agent-environment nexus - crossing disciplinary boundaries to help human selves and anticipate artificial selves Ottawa $ 143,331
Zhou, Wenxing Quantification of Uncertainties in Crack Growth Model and Operating Pressure for the Integrity Management of Pipelines Subjected to Stress Corrosion Cracking Western Ontario Natural Resources Canada Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Structural engineering $ 21,000
Clarkson, Christopher Advancing Field- and Lab-Based reservoir and hydraulic fracture characterization methods to support sustainable development of unconventional resources Calgary Alberta Energy Regulator, ARC Resources Ltd, Chevron Energy Technology Company, ConocoPhillips Canada, Encana Corporation, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company, NCS Multistage, Origin Energy Holdings Pty Limited Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Natural resources (economic aspects) $ 1,121,936
Kar, Narayan High-performance Induction Motors for Multi-motor AWD EV Application and Advanced Motor Testing Technologies Windsor D&V Electronics Ltd, Ford Motor Co of Canada Ltd, Nemak Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Materials sciences $ 1,874,999
Légaré, François Novel approaches for the generation and amplification of ultrashort infrared and long wavelength infrared laser sources INRS Few-cycle Inc., O-E Land Inc., PROMPT Instrumentation technology; Physical sciences $ 799,000
Cabral, Alexandre Passive methane oxidation biosystems for long term mitigation of fugitive emissions from old landfills Sherbrooke Dillon Consulting Ltd, Region of Waterloo Waste, waste management and recycling; Climate and atmosphere $ 207,794
El-Salakawy, Ehab Rehabilitation of wooden utility poles with sprayed-GFRP composites Manitoba Manitoba Hydro Structural engineering; Wood, wood products and paper $ 40,000
Thomson, Ashley Development and validation of genomic-assisted breeding models for increased productivity and wood quality of black spruce in Ontario, Canada Lakehead Resolute Forest Products Inc., Superior-Woods Tree Improvement Assoc Forestry (silviculture, forest management) $ 79,900
Galal, Khaled Seismic-resilient partially grouted reinforced concrete masonry building systems Concordia Canada Masonry Design Centre, Can. Concrete Masonry Producers Assoc. Structural engineering; Construction methods $ 500,000
Bocher, Philippe Extrusion à sections variables en aluminium : approche expérimentale, développement d'outils de modélisation procédé, et optimisation du materiel École de technologie supérieure Bombardier Transportation, Dajcor Aluminum Ltée, National Research Council Canada, Rio Tinto Aluminium Manufacturing processes and products; Transport equipment $ 629,920
Leblond, Frederic Intraoperative margin assessment technique for breast conserving surgery using Raman spectroscopy imaging École Polytechnique de Montréal ODS Medical Inc. Biomedical engineering; Medical and health sciences $ 521,740
Abolmaesumi, Purang Next generation of non-destructive testing of composites using advanced ultrasound imaging British Columbia Boeing Company Manufacturing processes and products; Aerospace $ 41,904
Bazylak, Aimy Plate shaped catalysts for polymer electrolyte membrane water electrolysis Toronto Blue-O Technology Inc. Energy storage and conversion; Materials sciences $ 180,000
Rieder, Michael Development and validation of rapid point of care food safety assays for Salmonella and Campylobacter - Rapid detection facilitated by CRISPR Western Ontario International Point of Care Inc. Agriculture; Agriculture and primary food production $ 730,999
Falk, Tiago Precision Beekeeping and Selective Breeding of the Honey Bee Using Multimodal Signal Processing and Machine Learning INRS Cen de rech en sci anim de Deschambault, Nectar Technologies Inc. Information systems and technology; Animal management (animal diseases, breeding) $ 630,000
Ben Amor, Mourad Modélisation des impacts environnementaux du cycle de vie de modèle économique émergent : Cas de l'économie de fonctionnalité des vérins hydrauliques Sherbrooke Mailhot Industries Engineering; Environment $ 66,086
Basu, Anup 3D Modeling, Animation and Perception guided Compression for Videoconferencing Alberta Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information, computer and communication technologies; Computer software $ 90,000
Gadsden, Stephen Andrew Development of an automated curbside waste collection system based on artificial intelligence Guelph Eagle Vision Systems Waste, waste management and recycling; Engineering $ 45,000
Pham, Anh Remediation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances using Colloidal Activated Carbon Waterloo InSitu Remediation Services Limited, Porewater Solutions Waste, waste management and recycling $ 194,000
Gholipour, Behrad Machine learning assisted beyond the diffraction limit imaging Alberta AltaML Inc. Medical equipment and apparatus; Materials sciences $ 20,000
Fieguth, Paul Unsupervised Machine Learning for Visual Relation Detection Waterloo Microsoft Corporation Computer communications; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 303,338
Habibi, Saeid Condition monitoring and testing of powertrain elements McMaster D&V Electronics Ltd Transportation systems and services; Electrical energy $ 659,800
Belanger, Pierre Measuring the remnant bone thickness during surgical drilling École de technologie supérieure Spinologics Medical equipment and apparatus $ 49,000
Chibbar, Ravindra Genomic strategies to enhance winter field survival and stabilized yield in fall seeded cereals. Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Winter Cereals Development Commission, Western Grains Research Foundation Agriculture and primary food production; Plant production and plant primary products $ 659,106
Bouchard, Kévin Apprentissage machine et reconnaissance d'activités au sein d'habitats intelligents équipés de radars UWB Québec à Chicoutimi Moonshot Health Health, education and social services; Information systems and technology $ 300,000
Rodriguez, Manuel Development of methods and tools for the integrated management of drinking water quality Laval Assoc pour la protection de l'environ du lac Saint-Charles, Avensys Solutions Inc., Ville de Lévis, Ville de Québec, WaterShed Monitoring Water; Environment $ 550,908
Frasson, Claude AI augmented pilot Montréal Beam Me Up Labs Inc., Bombardier Aerospace, CAE Inc. Aerospace; Computer software $ 200,000
Anctil, François Projection climatique à des fins hydrologiques, en région froide (ÉVAP-2) Laval Hydro-Québec, Ouranos Consortium Inland waters; Climate and atmosphere $ 459,541
Petrenko, Alexandre Industrial-grade Verification & Validation of Evolving Systems - Canadian cluster Centre de recherche info de Montréal CS Canada, Groupe Conseil PM SCADA inc., RHEA Group Information systems and technology; Aerospace $ 300,000
Song, Datong New carbene complexes for catalytic reduction chemistry Toronto Kamal Pharmachem Inc. Industrial chemicals (solvents, resins); Climate and atmosphere $ 90,000
Guibault, François Deep learning approach to generate patient-specific teeth École Polytechnique de Montréal iMD Research, Intellident Dentaire Inc. Biomedical engineering; Human health (including medically-related psychological research) $ 300,156
Lei, Zhen An Integrated Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) Framework for Off-site Construction New Brunswick Envision Integrated Building Technologies Inc Construction, transportation and communications; Construction, urban and rural planning $ 20,382
Parker, Wayne Quantification of PFAS fate in sludge and biosolids handling systems Waterloo Associated Engineering (BC) Ltd, City of Ottawa, Halton Region, Lystek International Inc., Ontario Clean Water Agency, Region of Waterloo, Terrapure Environmental, Walker Environmental Group Pollutants and toxic agents (waste, use 902); Waste, waste management and recycling $ 153,864
Boffito, Daria Camilla CO2 to jet-fuels technology platform École Polytechnique de Montréal Carbon Consult Group Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Engineering $ 140,000
Beltrame, Giovanni Robust multi-robot localization and mapping École Polytechnique de Montréal ARA Robotique Inc. Surveying and photogrammetry $ 30,000
Seferos, Dwight Polymer flow cytometry reagents Toronto BD Biosciences Canada Biomedical engineering $ 25,000
Cavard, Xavier Developing adaptative forest carbon management to help offset industrial GHG emissions Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue Aluminerie Alouette inc., ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P., Boisaco inc., Cégep de Sept-Îles, Groupe Rémabec Inc., Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Natural Resources Canada, Rayonier Advanced Materials, Resolute Forest Products Inc. Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Climate and atmosphere $ 1,480,000
Ng, Raymond Data Science and Composite Materials Manufacturing British Columbia Convergent Manufacturing Tech Inc Aerospace; Manufacturing processes and products $ 355,556
Frei, Christoph Credit risk: estimating loss frequencies and loss Alberta CWB Financial Group Commercial services; Mathematical sciences $ 30,000
Zincir-Heywood, Nur A HOLISTIC VIEW ON DYNAMIC SYSTEM / SERVICE MONITORING FOR IMPROVING CYBER DEFENCES Dalhousie 2Keys Security Solutions Information, computer and communication technologies; Information systems and technology $ 150,000
Ruda, Harry Hybrid nanostructured photoanodes for photoelectrochemical determination of chemical oxygen demand Toronto The JNE Group of Companies Water; Commercial services $ 102,846
Servati, Peyman Green roll-to-roll manufacturing of low-cost high-performance large area flexible electronics British Columbia TF Massif Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Manufacturing processes and products $ 908,820
Ruda, Harry Shingled and Bifacial Photovoltaic Module Designs for High Performance Toronto Canadian Solar Inc., Natural Resources Canada Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Materials performance $ 400,000
Hamzeh, Farook A decision support system for dynamic construction planning and control as a foundation for developing a productivity culture Alberta Ledcor Constructors Inc. Construction methods $ 150,000
Inal, Kaan Artificial intelligence (AI) based deep learning of defects, surface roughness and their linkage to mechanical performance of additively manufactured (AM) aluminum alloys Waterloo Natural Resources Canada Manufacturing processes and products; Fabricated metal products $ 30,000
Munson, Alison Dale If you build it, will they come? On the potential ecological and social benefits of assisted tree migration Laval Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Environment $ 221,008
Ban, Dayan High-performance nanogenerator devices for energy harvesting applications Waterloo Shimco Aerospace; Engineering $ 92,308
Jain, Praveen Renewable Nano-Grid Power for Wireless Communications Queen's Cistel Technology Inc., EION Wireless Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Energy storage and conversion $ 1,200,000
Mcbean, Edward Watershed Water Security Assessment Under Climate Change and Urbanization Pressures Guelph Credit Valley Conservation, DHI (Canada) Water; Environment $ 60,000
Brinkerhoff, Joshua Evaluation of Turbulent Heat Transfer Enhancement in Steam-Cracking Furnace Tubes with Modified Internal Textures British Columbia Quantiam Technologies Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Industrial chemicals (solvents, resins) $ 222,332
Liu, Jian Nanoscale surface coating to enable stable and sendrite-free Zn anode for rechargeable aqueous Zn-ion batteries British Columbia MGX Minerals Inc. Energy storage and conversion; Materials performance $ 90,000
Saavedra, Carlos Broadband Gallium Nitride Power Amplifier for Microwave Calibration Instrumentation Queen's Guildline Instruments Limited Instrumentation technology; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 111,000
Peleato, Nicolas Assessment of ultraviolet disinfection for unfiltered water supplies British Columbia Regional District of North Okanagan, WSP Canada Inc. Water $ 59,146
Mcarthur, Jennifer Development of an online energy management platform for large building portfolios Ryerson Parity Go Inc. Energy efficiency; Computer software $ 60,000
Das, Sreekanta Development of Narrow Concrete Beam Reinforced with BFRP Rebar Windsor Bear Construction & Engineering Inc, MEDA Construction methods; Structural engineering $ 54,528
Roué, Lionel Développement de matériaux à base de silicium produits par procédé plasma pour batteries Li-ion INRS HPQ Silicon Resources Inc., PyroGenesis Canada Inc. Energy storage and conversion $ 200,000
Simpson, Andre Tackling Sensitivity and Spectral Crowding: Establishing Portable Low-Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR) as an Essential Scientific Tool Toronto Synex Medical Environment; Medical equipment and apparatus $ 147,500
Nassar, Nashaat Production of value-added products from solid waste heavy hydrocarbons Calgary Carbon Upcycling Technologies Inc., Innovate Calgary Inc. Oil, gas and coal; Waste, waste management and recycling $ 232,938
Park, Simon Intelligent detection of contaminated soil through sensor fusion Calgary TRIUM Environmental Inc. Environment; Pollutants and toxic agents (waste, use 902) $ 300,000
Bazalova, Magdalena Advanced x-ray imaging for food and baggage inspection Victoria Redlen Technologies Biomedical engineering $ 150,000
Bone, Christopher Balancing forest, wildfire, and carbon management in a changing climate Victoria Capital Regional District, ESSA Technologies Ltd., Natural Resources Canada Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Environment $ 170,000
Filleter, Tobin Ultrasonic guided wave nondestructive testing systems for corrosion detection Toronto Groupe Mequaltech Inc. Materials performance; Other manufactured products and processes $ 60,000
Khokhar, Jibran Harnessing the Power of Cannabinoids to Reverse Cannabis-induced Toxicosis in Pets. Guelph Avicanna Veterinary pharmaceuticals $ 142,784
Reznik, Alla Advanced detector technology for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Lakehead Teledyne Dalsa Manufacturing processes and products; Medical equipment and apparatus $ 100,000
Diochon, Amanda Which approach makes the most cents? Evaluating the effect of land conversion practices on soil health and yields of barley and oats Lakehead Grain Farmers of Ontario, Northern Ontario Farm Innovation Alliance Agriculture; Farming: soil and water resources $ 172,506
Coops, Nicholas Enhanced measurement approaches for assessing gains in spruce provenance trials British Columbia FYBR Inc., Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Information, computer and communication technologies $ 56,693
Kwon, Oh-Sung Development of hybrid simulation methods for high-rise buildings and long-span bridges subjected to wind load Toronto Gradient Wind Engineering Inc. Structural engineering $ 100,000
Germain, Hugo Investigation de l'effet sur le transcriptome et le rhizomicrobiome de la laitue de l'application du consortium bactérien UB5000 en condition normale et de sécheresse. Québec à Trois-Rivières Biotechnologies Ulysse inc., Quality Wholesale Ltd. Farming: soil and water resources $ 40,944
Nagappan, Meiyappan Reducing False Positives in Statically Detecting Mobile App and Platform Level Waterloo Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Computer software $ 450,000
Sinton, David Phase change material based fluid emulsion for enhanced geothermal recovery Toronto Eavor Technologies Inc. Energy efficiency; Energy storage and conversion $ 700,858
Nagappan, Meiyappan Pre-and post-release bug prediction in an industrial setting Waterloo Bank of Montreal Computer software $ 66,000
Darbyshire, Fiona Thermal and compositional structure of the Superior Craton, Canada: Lithospheric architecture and implications for diamond prospectivity Québec à Montréal De Beers Canada Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 20,835
Bradley, Jonathan Compact and Eye-Safe Laser Source on a Silicon Chip for Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Systems in Self-Driving Vehicles McMaster ITF Technologies Inc. Communications technologies (satellites, radar, etc.); Transportation systems and services $ 40,000
Criscitiello, Alison Recovering an ice core from the Columbia Icefield Alberta Alberta Environment and Parks, Canadian Mountain Network, Environment and Climate Change Canada, EPCOR Water Services Inc., National Geographic Society Water; Climate and atmosphere $ 150,000
Ponga De La Torre, Mauricio Rene Enhancing capabilities of Run of River facilities through computational modelling and experimental validation British Columbia Sea to Sky Energy Solutions Corp. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Energy storage and conversion $ 48,000
Taghipour, Sharareh Real-time Optimization of Production Scheduling Ryerson Axiom Group Inc. Production and operations management $ 89,880
Hallett, Rebecca Mitigation and management of Cry1F resistance in European corn borer in Canada Guelph Atlantic Grains Council, Bayer CropScience Canada, Centre de recherche sur les grains inc., Grain Farmers of Ontario, Manitoba Agriculture, Manitoba Corn Growers Association, ON Min of Agr & Food & Rural Affairs, Perennia, Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd, Syngenta Canada Inc. Agriculture; Crop management (pest,disease control and breeding) $ 723,620
Hendry, Michael Risk assessment of ground hazards along railways - Phase IV Alberta Canadian National Railway, CP Rail, Geological Survey of Canada, Transport Canada Engineering; Transportation systems and services $ 1,000,000
Mumford, Kevin Enhanced in situ thermal treatment of soil and groundwater: high temperature treatment and combined remedies Queen's McMillan-McGee Corp. Environment; Pollutants and toxic agents (waste, use 902) $ 320,000
Laganière, Robert Artificial Intelligence for Visual Processing of Humans in Images and Videos Ottawa Wrnch inc. Information systems and technology; Computer software $ 90,000
Mulligan, Catherine Geotextile filtration to improve surface water quality Concordia Titan Environmental Containment Ltd. Water; Pollutants and toxic agents (waste, use 902) $ 75,000
Mohammadian, Abdolmajid Optimization of the Two-Dimensional Hydrodynamic Model for the Ottawa River Ottawa Environment and Climate Change Canada Water; Environment $ 38,985
Laganière, Robert Vulnerable Road Users detection from LiDar data Ottawa LeddarTech Inc. Information, computer and communication technologies; Transportation systems and services $ 30,000
Tesfamariam, Solomon Resilient-Timber Building Incorporating Energy Dissipators: Analytical and Experimental Tests British Columbia Forestry Innovation Investment Ltd, Structurlam Mass Timber Corp. Structural engineering; Advancement of knowledge $ 132,000
Szpunar, Jerzy Texture engineered high toughness pipeline steel for arctic environment Saskatchewan Evraz Inc. NA, Natural Resources Canada Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 310,565
Bais, Abdul Ground Truth Validation of Crop Growth Cycle Using High Resolution Proximal and Remote Sensing Regina Croptimistic Technology Inc., Phantom Ag Ltd. Crop management (pest,disease control and breeding); Information, computer and communication technologies $ 90,000
Park, Simon Investigation of Erosion of Hard Coatings on Steel Tubing Calgary Endurance Technologies Inc. Fabricated metal products; Instrumentation technology $ 40,000
Yin, Shunde Evaluation of geosynthetic reinforced pavements by field and laboratory testing integrated with thermo-hydro-mechanical modeling Waterloo Titan Environmental Containment Ltd. Ground (road and rail); Construction, transportation and communications $ 115,384
Mcdonnell, Jeffrey Evaluation and testing of soil amendments for mine covers in cold regions Saskatchewan O'Kane Consultants Inc., Profile Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Environment $ 126,176
Musilek, Petr Towards Future Interconnected Electric System Alberta Alberta Electric System Operator, AltaLink, ATCO Electric Ltd., ENMAX Corporation, EPCOR Inc., FortisAlberta Inc. Electrical energy; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 2,820,000
Gherbi, Abdelouahed Domain and Learning Models to Support Automated and Comprehensive Post-trade Regulation Compliance École de technologie supérieure Croesus Finansoft Inc. Information and communication services; Information systems and technology $ 89,760
Korobenko, Artem Design and analysis of vertical-axis hydrokinetic turbines Calgary New Energy Corporation Inc. Alternative energy resources; Advancement of knowledge $ 933,332
Biro, Elliot Microstructure-based modelling of spot weld failure in third generation advanced high strength steels Waterloo AK Steel Corporation, ArcelorMittal USA, Auto/Steel Partnership, BOWMAN, Ford Motor Co of Canada Ltd, Huys Industries Limited, Martinrea International Inc., Nucor Corporation Materials performance; Manufacturing processes and products $ 665,811
Rivaz, Hassan Development of novel techniques for tracking surgical tools Concordia Think Surgical Advancement of knowledge; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 30,000
Liang, Jinyang Development of a moiré-fringe-based nano-positioning system for fabricating high-efficiency x-ray Fresnel zone plates INRS Applied NanoTools Inc., Axis Photonique inc. Instrumentation technology; Manufacturing processes and products $ 30,000
Béland, Laurent Karim Development of artificial neural networks to analyze micrographs of zirconium-based alloys and hydrides for nuclear power applications Queen's Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Limited Nuclear energy; Fabricated metal products $ 90,000
Zwiazek, Janusz Responses of reclamation plants to enhanced non-segregated tailings Alberta Canadian Natural Resources Limited Environment; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 254,300
Mantovani, Diego Development of plasma-based coating processes for medical devices with tailored-range bactericidal properties Laval IBEG, Plasmionique Inc. Biomedical engineering; Materials sciences $ 521,742
Bahrami, Majid Compact cooling solutions for power electronics Simon Fraser Delta-Q Technologies Corp., Terrella Energy Systems Ltd. Energy storage and conversion; Energy efficiency $ 200,000
Liu, Yang Advance energy recovery from source separated food waste Alberta City of Edmonton Engineering; Environment $ 75,000
Liu, Yan-Fei Technology Development for High Efficiency High Power Density EV DC - DC Converter Queen's GaNPower, Magna International Inc. Energy efficiency; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 259,190
Diochon, Amanda Optimizing the ratio of paper mill biosolids and wood ash for a soil amendment to maximize yield and soil quality Lakehead Resolute Forest Products Inc. Farming: soil and water resources; Waste, waste management and recycling $ 20,250
Hassanein, Hossam A Framework for Democratized Edge Computing and Intelligence Queen's Kings Distributed Systems Information systems and technology; Computer communications $ 1,200,000
Dessaint, Louis-A Design and development of a platform for prescribing, dimensioning and realizing distributed energy projects École de technologie supérieure Ossiaco Inc., vadimUS conseils inc. Electrical energy; Energy efficiency $ 120,000
Nasiri, Fuzhan Integrating Predictive Maintenance Analytics into a Cloud-based CMMS for Smart Work Order Management and Resource Allocation Concordia EnerZam Engineering; Commercial services $ 142,000
Loewen, Matthew Application of genetic code expansion for development of biocatalysts to enable value-added bioprocessing Saskatchewan Botaneco Inc., Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, Western Grains Research Foundation Agriculture $ 437,310
Mcauley, Kimberley Variability and uncertainty analysis of wood waste as a feedstock for gasification Queen's National Research Council Canada, Natural Resources Canada Alternative energy resources; Waste, waste management and recycling $ 40,000
Chen, Zhongwei Cobalt-free Single Crystal Layered Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries Waterloo Canadian Solar Inc., Pro-Flange Ltd. Energy storage and conversion; Materials sciences $ 242,310
Therriault, Daniel Development of a scalable and efficient lightning strike protection system for composite aircraft École Polytechnique de Montréal Bell Textron Canada Limited Transport equipment; Aerospace $ 232,250
Kianoush, Reza Experimental and analytical studies on shrinkage cracking control in reinforced concrete structures using Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete (SCC) Ryerson PROF&E Inc Materials performance; Construction methods $ 20,800
Zhang, Xuehua Micro/Nanobubbles for Enhanced Bitumen Recovery Alberta Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Waste, waste management and recycling $ 152,678
Lavoie, Jean-Michel Conception d'une unité semi-pilote de saccharification de la biomasse lignocellulosique en continu Sherbrooke Resolve Energie Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Wood, wood products and paper $ 155,500
Moitessier, Nicolas Development of Efficient Molecular Mechanics Methods for Application in Drug Discovery and Design. McGill Chemical Computing Group Computer software; Human pharmaceuticals $ 126,000
Narasimhan, Sriram Digitization and asset information modelling to support nuclear power plant decommissioning Waterloo UNENE Nuclear energy; Waste, waste management and recycling $ 212,295
Raizada, Manish Understanding the contribution of the inherited microbiome to corn yield and immunity-suppressing vomitoxin Guelph Grain Farmers of Ontario, ON Min of Agr & Food & Rural Affairs Agriculture and primary food production; Crop management (pest,disease control and breeding) $ 335,690
Jaimungal, Sebastian Deep Learning in Financial Modeling Toronto Riskfuel Advancement of knowledge; Computer software $ 150,000
Bezemer, Cor-Paul Improving the automated testing of computer games Alberta Prodigy Education Inc. Computer software $ 120,000
De Klerk, Arno Semi-synthetic jet fuel production, blending, and characterization Alberta Greenfield Global Alternative energy resources $ 150,000
Morandotti, Roberto Brain-inspired photonic computing for efficient next-generation telecommunications networks INRS Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Communications technologies (satellites, radar, etc.); Instrumentation technology $ 1,459,990
Tighe, Susan Real-world Comparison of Common Pavement Design Softwares Waterloo PSI Technologies Inc. Engineering; Materials sciences $ 153,600
Prasad, Vinay Multi-sensor Dean Stark alternative for online bitumen/solids/water estimation Alberta Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. Oil, gas and coal; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 122,880
Légaré, François Novel diagnostics for the characterization of ultrashort laser pulses INRS Axis Photonique inc., Few-cycle Inc. Instrumentation technology; Physical sciences $ 360,000
Gregory, Daniel Unraveling the Geological History of the Fenelon Gold Property and the Relative Timing and Source of Gold Mineralization Toronto Wallbridge Mining Company Limited Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 20,000
Wakarchuk, Warren Improvement of glycosyltransferases for in vitro glycan remodeling of plant derived therapeutic proteins. Alberta PlantForm Human pharmaceuticals; Plant production and plant primary products $ 184,000
Derry, Alison From aquatic food webs to our tables: the influence of exotic invasion on nutritional provisioning and contaminants in sport fish Québec à Montréal River Institute Environment; Inland waters $ 50,000
Lam, John Chi Wo A silicon-carbide based, high voltage gain medium voltage power inverter for utility-scale renewable energy systems York Northern Transformer Corporation Electrical energy; Energy efficiency $ 50,000
Matwin, Stan Automated Monitoring of the Naval Information Space (AMNIS) Dalhousie Defence R&D Canada, General Dynamics Mission Systems - Canada Information systems and technology; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 660,000
Fernandez, José Manuel Cyber security of current and future aircraft École Polytechnique de Montréal Bombardier Inc., Carillon Information Security Inc., RHEA Group, Rockwell Collins Govt Systems Canada Inc. Aerospace; Information systems and technology $ 800,000
He, Xi Privacy-Preserving Graph Analytics Engine Waterloo Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information systems and technology $ 206,386
De Klerk, Arno Oxidative coal dissolution and product upgrading Alberta The Mancal Group Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 320,000
Li, Yunwei Development of high power and high density electric bus DC-DC fast charger Alberta Ecamion Inc. Electrical energy; Energy storage and conversion $ 624,000
Ray, Ajay Kumar Investigation and Testing of Environment-friendly and Energy-efficient Freezing Technology for the Remediation of Mine-impacted household water Western Ontario Coregeo Water; Inland waters $ 20,000
Acharya, Bishnu Hydrothermal Processing of Sea Lettuce Prince Edward Island VanKampen's Greenhouses Environment; Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides) $ 40,000
Lardner, Herbert Performance, environmental, and economic benefits of biochar supplementation in beef cattle grazing systems Saskatchewan Beef Cattle Research Council, Blue Rock Animal Nutrition, Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Association Animal production and animal primary products; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 173,762
Oudah, Fadi Analytical tool to predict structural and serviceability-related repairs of multi-girder concrete bridges in Nova Scotia Dalhousie CBCL Limited, Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Structural engineering; Construction methods $ 80,000
Gravel, Dominique Système d'observation et de prédiction des changements de biodiversité Sherbrooke Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd, Canadian Malartic Partnership, Corridor appalachien, Espace pour la vie Montreal, Hydro-Québec, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Ministère de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Newmont Goldcorp Corporation of Canada, Ouranos Consortium, Sherbrooke, WCS Canada, WSP Canada Inc. Environment; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 926,570
Hollings, Peter Petrogenesis and geochemistry of mineralized Midcontinent Rift intrusions Lakehead Clean Air Metals Inc. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Earth sciences $ 300,000
Shahbakhti, Mahdi Optimum high-efficient hybrid electric natural gas powertrain designs towards economically viable low emission trucks Alberta Westport Power Inc. Energy efficiency; Transportation systems and services $ 89,875
Cheung, Gene Distributed Graph-based Semi-supervised Classifiers: Sampling and Interpolation York Cisco Systems Inc. Information systems and technology $ 96,500
He, Quan Wood preservative production and waste management Dalhousie Stella-Jones Inc. Wood, wood products and paper; Other manufactured products and processes $ 193,011
Hassanzadeh, Hassan Thermodynamics and kinetics studies of hydrocarbons/water/salts systems at near- and supercritical conditions - Applications to flash steam generation and bitumen partial upgrading Calgary Cenovus Energy Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 173,500
Fang, Zhenman Intelligent Computing Memory Systems for Data-Intensive Applications Simon Fraser Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information, computer and communication technologies; Communications equipment $ 240,000
Kempers, Roger Characterization and Optimization of Heat Transfer from GRIP Metal Enhanced Surfaces York NUCAP Energy efficiency; Energy storage and conversion $ 40,000
Chui, Ying-Hei Performance of mid-ply wood shear walls with openings Alberta APA - The Engineered Wood Association, FPInnovations Structural engineering; Wood, wood products and paper $ 40,000
Ruda, Harry Investigation of Nanoengineered III-V Buffer Layers for Hetero-integration on Silicon Toronto Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Materials sciences; Information systems and technology $ 468,000
Tsai, Peichun Amy Predictive Bioavailability of Oral Drugs Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Alberta SinoVeda Canada Inc. Human pharmaceuticals; Medical and health sciences $ 160,000
Chen, Lawrence Developing an ultra compact UV laser by frequency quadrupling a mode-locked Yb-doped fiber laser McGill O-E Land Inc. Instrumentation technology; Engineering $ 30,000
Yang, Tony Seismic behaviour of tall reinforced masonry shear walls British Columbia Canada Masonry Design Centre, Can. Concrete Masonry Producers Assoc. Structural engineering; Engineering $ 241,920
She, Yuntong Stability of Geobags in Riverbank Erosion Protection Structures - Experimental and Numerical Study Alberta Northwest Hydraulic Consultants Engineering; Environment $ 52,000
Quenneville, Cheryl Influence of environmental contaminants on bone health measures in wild mink for biomonitoring programs McMaster Environment and Climate Change Canada Environment $ 32,000
Ouf, Mohamed Developing occupant-centric control sequences for thermostat control in buildings Concordia Brainbox AI Inc. Energy efficiency; Engineering $ 20,000
Mousseau, Normand A multidisciplinary approach to characterize the physicochemical interactions between protein and phenolic ligands. Montréal Fruitomed Inc. Physical sciences; Advancement of knowledge $ 60,000
Sarris, Costas Enabling Accurate Ray-Tracing Predictions for 5G Communication Channels       Toronto iBWave Communication systems and services (planning, organization, services); Communications technologies (satellites, radar, etc.) $ 60,000
Han, Jie Efficient computing systems for deep learning and combinatorial optimization Alberta Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information, computer and communication technologies; Information systems and technology $ 180,000
Roué, Lionel Valorisation de la fraction fine issue de la production de graphite naturel de grade batterie INRS Nouveau Monde Graphite Inc. Energy storage and conversion; Materials sciences $ 340,000
Kaddoum, Georges Intelligent Industrial-Internet-of-Things Network-Paradigm for the Next-Generation of Smart Grids École de technologie supérieure Hydro-Québec Computer communications; Communications equipment $ 260,868
Blais, Jean-François Traitement et valorisation de matières organiques résiduelles par une filière de traitement incluant la distillation azéotropique INRS Solugen Waste, waste management and recycling; Sanitary engineering $ 150,000
Lee, Chi-Guhn Transfer learning for continual learning in non-stationary environments Toronto LG Electronics Canada Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes; Information systems and technology $ 319,858
Lam, John Chi Wo A photovoltaic micro power-optimizer with integrated energy storage for data centers York Cistech Limited Electrical energy; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 72,000
Lichti, Derek Angus Beef Structural Trait Estimation from 3D Camera Data Calgary Canadian Angus Association Animal production and animal primary products $ 20,000
Nedic, Jovan Mitigation of hydrodynamic instabilities in magnetized target fusion reactors McGill General Fusion Inc Nuclear energy; Alternative energy resources $ 240,000
Dagenais, Michel Monitoring and Debugging of High Performance Distributed Heterogeneous Cloud Applications École Polytechnique de Montréal Advanced Micro Devices, Ciena Canada Inc., EfficiOS inc., Ericsson Canada Inc. Information, computer and communication technologies; Computer software $ 1,028,580
Taylor, Matthew Human-AI interactions in real-world complex uncertain environments using a comprehensive reinforcement learning framework Alberta AI-Redefined, Thales Canada Inc Computer software $ 130,000
Dufour, Simon Biosecurity 2.0 for the modern Canadian dairy farm Montréal Dairy Farmers of Canada, DS@HR inc., Min de l'agri, pêcheries & de l'alimentation, Montréal, Novalait Agriculture and primary food production; Animal production and animal primary products $ 768,684
Allen, Susan Interannual variability in the primary and secondary productivity of the Salish Sea and its implications for juvenile salmon British Columbia Pacific Salmon Foundation Commercial fisheries; Oceans, seas and estuaries $ 48,000
Desgagné-Penix, Isabel Microalgae as ''green'' cannabinoid biofactories Québec à Trois-Rivières Algae-C Other manufactured products and processes; Aquaculture $ 572,862
Martin, Derek The pore pressure behaviour of argillaceous formations subjected to induced shear Alberta NAGRA, Nuclear Waste Man. Organization, Rocscience Inc. Nuclear energy; Earth sciences $ 300,000
Dennison, Christopher Towards an advanced head surrogate for blunt impact assessment in defense injury scenarios Alberta Defence R&D Canada Engineering; Biomedical engineering $ 162,500
Hore, Dennis Environmental effects and algae resistance of silicone surfaces for enhanced understanding of polymer insulators Victoria ASAsoft (Canada) Inc. Electrical energy; Polymers, rubber and plastics $ 40,000
Imanpour, Ali Innovative modular steel structural system for construction of multi-storey buildings Alberta Canadian Inst of Steel Construction, WF Steel & Crane Construction methods $ 121,000
Mérida, Walter Hydrogen production via water electrolysis at high temperature and pressure British Columbia Carbon Engineering Ltd. Energy storage and conversion; Engineering $ 294,530
Chen, Yu Christine Integrated Design and Operation of Efficient and Resilient Shipboard Electric Power Systems British Columbia ABB Inc., Canadian Coast Guard, Corvus Energy Ltd., Royal Canadian Navy, Vard Electro Canada, Vard Marine Inc. Electrical energy; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 813,334
Schellhorn, Herb Development and Evaluation of New Diagnostic Microbiological Tools for Monitoring Water Quality in Canadian Urban Environments McMaster City of Toronto, Min of the Env, Conservation and Parks, Waterloo Biofilter Systems Inc Environment; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 319,600
Zareipour, Hamidreza An Advanced Planning To Enhance Energy Storage Utilization Calgary BluWave-ai Electrical energy; Energy storage and conversion $ 30,000
Coops, Nicholas Estimating Forest Forest Structure to inform Predictive Ecosystem Mapping (PEM) Approaches across British Columbia British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Environment; Forestry (silviculture, forest management) $ 80,000
Bocher, Philippe Effects of Titanium alloy powder characteristics on the quality of parts produced by additive manufacturing and how to control them École de technologie supérieure AP&C Manufacturing processes and products; Materials performance $ 59,998
Chen, Zhangxing Extended Reality Innovations for Reservoir Engineering Calgary Computer Modelling Group Ltd. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 150,000
Ortiz, Julian Geometallurgical modeling of mining complexes: testing causal hypothesis to improve plant performance Queen's ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes $ 40,000
Kantzas, Apostolos Ultra-fast 3D x-ray CT imaging Calgary Canadian Diagnostic Imaging Ltd Oil, gas and coal; Instrumentation technology $ 125,000
Persaud, Suraj Advanced characterization and modelling of degradation in nuclear waste canister materials Queen's Nuclear Waste Man. Organization Materials performance; Nuclear energy $ 1,032,999
Zhang, Lifeng Development of Chemical-free Egg Shell Surface Decontamination Methods Through Electro Nano-spray Saskatchewan Canadian Poultry Research Council, Saskatchewan Egg Producers Engineering; Agriculture and primary food production $ 49,500
Dubljevic, Stevan Operational assesment and monitoring of pipeline operations Alberta NTWIST Inc. Oil, gas and coal; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 40,000
Das, Sreekanta Development of Design Guidelines for Z-Modular Connections of High-rise Building Windsor Z-Modular Canada Inc. Structural engineering; Construction methods $ 104,737
Ansdell, Kevin Characteristics and origin of gold mineralization and host rocks, Seabee Gold Operation, Saskatchewan: Implications for exploration and resource development Saskatchewan SSR Mining Inc. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Natural resources (economic aspects) $ 86,500
Najjaran, Homayoun Integration of AI into Manufacturing Execution System (IMES) British Columbia NTWIST Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Production and operations management $ 240,000
Martin, Melanie Rampable Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Winnipeg Sino Canada Health Institute Inc Biomedical engineering; Medical equipment and apparatus $ 200,000
Gouin-Vallerand, Charles Réalité augmentée pour l'assistance à la tâche des travailleuses et travailleurs de milieux industriels Sherbrooke OHRIZON Information, computer and communication technologies; Production and operations management $ 120,000
Britton, Robert A Scalable Synthesis of the C14-C23 Fragment of Eribulin Simon Fraser Alphora Research Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Human pharmaceuticals $ 48,000
Ruda, Harry Controlled optical response of metallo-dielectric interfaces through the use of nanoparticles Toronto Platinum Unlimited Materials performance; Materials sciences $ 449,880
Simpson, Myrna Identification of unknown contaminants and their toxicity in industrial effluents using integrative molecular methods Toronto Ontario Ministry of the Environment Environment; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 173,976
Berlinguette, Curtis Renewable diesel production using a low-pressure flow reactor British Columbia Suncor Energy Inc. Alternative energy resources; Energy storage and conversion $ 760,000
Bordignon, Vilceu Improvement of swine lineages for increased productivity, product quality, animal health and welfare McGill Centre de dév. du porc du Québec inc. Agriculture and primary food production; Animal production and animal primary products $ 164,818
Lacroix, Monique Development of a beverage enriched in egg proteins and in nutrients with biological functions INRS Fédération des producteurs d'oeufs du Québec Processed food products and beverages; Conservation and preservation $ 104,626
Chan Carusone, Anthony Optimized Terabit-per-second Chip-to-Chip Communication over Heterogeneous Interconnect Fabrics Toronto Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Information, computer and communication technologies; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 463,284
Jasso, Martin Development of asphalt solutions for paving applications with optimum environmental and engineering properties Calgary Husky Oil Operations Ltd Construction, transportation and communications; Materials sciences $ 749,611
Hanson, Ronald Research and development of an active unsteady flow and turbulence generation system for wind tunnels York Aiolos Engineering Corporation Transportation systems and services; Advancement of knowledge $ 64,000
Kar, Narayan Increasing the Energy Efficiency and Reliability of Next-generation Electric Traction Drive Systems Windsor GaN Systems Inc., Magna International Inc. Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Energy efficiency $ 681,819
Boffito, Daria Camilla Intensified extraction and recovery of critical minerals from ore tailings École Polytechnique de Montréal Auxico Resources Canada Inc., IGS IMPACT GLOBAL SOLUTIONS INC. Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Engineering $ 98,660
Li, Zukui Robust Real-Time Optimization for Refinery Process Operations Alberta Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. Manufacturing processes and products $ 62,496
Branzan Albu, Alexandra Automatic Visual Analysis of Acoustic Backscatter Time Series for Monitoring Underwater Environments Victoria ASL Environmental Sciences Inc. Environment; Commercial fisheries $ 20,000
Rossi, Sergio Caractérisation et valorisation du potentiel d'adaptation des populations d'érable à sucre dans un contexte de changements climatiques Québec à Chicoutimi Centre ACER inc., Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Producteurs et productrices acéricoles du Québec, Syndicat des producteurs de bois Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Land development $ 466,340
Sadhu, Ayan Novel Design Strategies of Temporary Bracing for Early-age Masonry Structures at Construction Sites Western Ontario Canada Masonry Design Centre, Can. Concrete Masonry Producers Assoc. Structural engineering; Engineering $ 48,332
Arjmand, Mohammad Synthesis of Graphene Nanomaterials and Development of Their Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites British Columbia ZEN Materials performance; Polymers, rubber and plastics $ 480,000
Biggar, Kyle Systematic development of novel peptide-derived inhibitors for methyl-regulatory enzymes Carleton Zim Corporation Advancement of knowledge; Human pharmaceuticals $ 200,000
Forbes, James Automotive Visual-inertial Navigation McGill DENSO Corporation Transportation systems and services; Engineering $ 89,366
Yin, Shunde Development of a thermal fracturing model for cold CO2 injection in enhanced geothermal systems Waterloo Petro-Geotech Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Engineering $ 115,383
Ruiz, Eduardo Valorisation des noirs de carbone recyclés de pneus usagés École Polytechnique de Montréal Pyrovac inc. Waste, waste management and recycling; Materials sciences $ 120,000
Roorda, Matthew City logistics solutions for distribution in the last-mile economy Toronto CHET, City of Toronto, ESRI Canada Ltd, Gatik, Geotab Inc., McMaster, Pembina Institute, Region of Peel, Robert Bosch Inc., ShipperBee, TAF, Toronto, Transport Canada, York, York Region Transportation systems and services; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 3,164,266
Chen, Lawrence Optical frequency combs for multichannel optical vibration sensing McGill QPS Photronics Inc. Engineering; Advancement of knowledge $ 60,000
Docoslis, Aristides A portable illicit drug detection device for Correctional Service of Canada Queen's Correctional Service of Canada, Spectra Plasmonics Inc. Materials sciences; Human health (including medically-related psychological research) $ 60,000
Rogers, John Doherty power amplifiers for mm wave 5G applications Carleton Skyworks Solutions Inc. (Canada) Information systems and technology; Communications equipment $ 40,000
Tavares, Jason Robert Filets à propriétés adsorbantes : combiner l'exclusion avec la lutte biologique, la confusion et la répulsion des ravageurs École Polytechnique de Montréal Dubois Agrinovation Inc., École Polytechnique de Montréal, Texinov Agriculture and primary food production; Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides) $ 178,560
Trant, John Understanding mechanism of action: Combined computational and structural biology studies to determine small molecule effects on protein dynamics and function Windsor Cotinga Pharmaceutical Human pharmaceuticals; Medical and health sciences $ 751,787
De Lasa, Hugo Fluidized Catalytic Cracking (FCC) and Chemical Looping Combustion (CLC): Kinetics , First Principle Models (FPM), Data Driven Models (DDM) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Western Ontario Imperial Oil Ltd Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Computer software $ 75,000
Mutsvangwa, Timothy Evaluating whole flaxseed and flaxseed meals as energy and protein sources for high-producing dairy cows Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Flax Development Comm., SaskMilk Agriculture and primary food production; Animal production and animal primary products $ 127,995
Lei, Zhen Digitization of Scaffolding Management Processes in Construction Projects New Brunswick Hinton Scaffold Solutions Construction, urban and rural planning $ 29,700
Picard, Mathieu Modeling and Validation of the Oil Control Ring Performance for a Orbiting Face-Sealing Sherbrooke Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc. Aerospace; Transportation systems and services $ 148,467
Lavoie, Jean-Michel Conversion d'une unité commerciale de production de sucre de betterave en procédé de fermentation alcoolique. Sherbrooke Gestion P.A.S, Laiterie de Coaticook Ltée Processed food products and beverages; Agriculture $ 69,558
Waldner, Cheryl Antimicrobial use and resistance in cow-calf herds: Has anything changed after the switch to prescription only sales of medically important antimicrobials? Saskatchewan Alberta Beef Producers, Canadian Cattlemen's Association Agriculture and primary food production; Animal management (animal diseases, breeding) $ 264,039
Hoshizaki, Thomas Advanced materials for head and body protection to decrease the risk of head trauma in youth ice hockey Ottawa CCM Hockey Consumer goods; Materials performance $ 395,350
Le-Ngoc, Tho AI-Based transceivers for massive MIMO wireless communications McGill InterDigital Canada Ltée. Communication systems and services (planning, organization, services); Communications technologies (satellites, radar, etc.) $ 110,235
Shan, Jinjun Essential Technologies for Autonomous Systems: Theory, Verification, and Applications York Quanser Inc. Engineering; Information systems and technology $ 100,800
Devries, Trevor Supplementing glycerol to transition dairy cows to improve metabolic status and productivity Guelph Probiotech International Inc. Animal production and animal primary products; Animal management (animal diseases, breeding) $ 52,920
Gracie, Robert Simulation of Dynamic Stimulation of Wells by Pressure Pulsing Waterloo Wavefront Technology Solutions Inc Oil, gas and coal; Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes $ 35,357
Pichette, André Développement d'innovations pour la production de semis de résineux et évaluation de l'impact de différentes approches de reboisement sur le contenu en bioproduits Québec à Chicoutimi Coopérative Serres et pépinière Girardville, Industries John Lewis Ltée, Laboratoire PhytoChemia, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Wood, wood products and paper $ 622,000
Picard, Mathieu Development of Aluminium Sheet Compliant Clamping and Sealing Technologies to Unlock Ultra-High-Speed Blow Forming Sherbrooke AluQuébec, Verbom Manufacturing processes and products; Fabricated metal products $ 120,000
Daun, Kyle In situ optical diagnostics for characterizing the coating transformation of aluminized steel during hot stamping Waterloo Promatek Research Centre Manufacturing processes and products; Materials sciences $ 66,924
Zurob, Hatem High Strength Steels Through Batch Annealing McMaster Arcanum Alloys, Stelco Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Materials performance $ 204,000
Hubert, Pascal 3D printed composite material structures for aerospace McGill Hutchinson Aerospace & Industry Aerospace; Manufacturing processes and products $ 510,000
Quinton, William Discontinuous Permafrost Alliance (DPA) Wilfrid Laurier Dehcho Divisional Education Council, Dehcho First Nations, Government of Northwest Territories Environment; Water $ 458,000
Jones, Andrew Genetic and epigenetic stability in Cannabis sativa mother plants Guelph BrantMed Inc. Plant production and plant primary products; Agriculture $ 158,868
Higgins, Drew Development of graphene materials and their integration into supercapacitors for electric vehicle applications McMaster NanoXplore, Nissan Technical Center Energy storage and conversion $ 156,800
Boisvert, Jeff Assessment of uncertainty in 2D and 3D geostatistical models for use in steam assisted gravity drainage prediction Alberta Suncor Energy Inc. Earth sciences; Engineering $ 100,000
Wang, Xiaoyu Power Hardware-In-The-Loop Simulation of Self-Forming Nano-Grid (SFnG) Carleton RTDS Technologies Inc. Electrical energy; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 60,000
Ray, Ajay Kumar Deep Transfer Learning from Data for Operational Excellence in Refineries Western Ontario Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 75,000
Lavoie, Jean-Michel Intégration des méthodes de détoxification dans les procédés acéricoles Sherbrooke Aménagement forestier coopératif des Appalaches, Municipalité de Saint-Romain Processed food products and beverages; Wood, wood products and paper $ 260,862
Hassanzadeh, Hassan Development of new chromatographic approaches for bitumen characterization, solvent detection, and water-cut measurements for production surveillance Calgary Cenovus Energy Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Oil, gas and coal $ 150,000
Moreau, Christian Advanced Processing of MCrAlY Coatings (AMPC) Concordia Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc., TECNAR Aerospace; Materials sciences $ 450,000
Armanfard, Narges DeepEngine: an expert system for prediction of vehicle engine breakdown McGill Preteckt Canada Transportation systems and services; Engineering $ 41,334
Filotas, Élise Modélisation de l'impact à long terme des feux et des épidémies de la tordeuse de bourgeon des épinettes sur la forêt québécoise TÉLUQ Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes $ 40,000
D'Orangeville, Loïc Leveraging the 2018 balsam fir dieback in the Acadian Forest to quantify forest vulnerability to increasing climate anomalies New Brunswick Canadian Forest Service Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Wood, wood products and paper $ 40,000
Doudak, Ghasan Advancing Design Provisions for Lateral Stability of Wood Built-up Beams Ottawa Canadian Wood Council Engineering $ 85,500
Müller, Martin Towards effective learning in Monte Carlo Tree Search Alberta Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Computer software; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 80,000
Lussier Desbiens, Alexis High performance and autonomous UAV for interactions with energized high voltage transmission lines Sherbrooke Drone Volt Canada, Hydro-Québec Aerospace $ 678,000
Drogui, Allali Patrick Développement de procédés électro-catalytiques avancés utilisant des électrodes nanostructurées pour la décontamination des eaux contenant des substances perfluoroalkyliques (PFAS) INRS Rio Tinto Fer et Titane, Sanexen Services Environnementaux Inc. Environment; Manufacturing processes and products $ 270,000
Andrews, Robert Evaluation of micro- and nanoplastics in Canadian drinking water, their role as vectors of pathogen and chemical transport and associated health risks Toronto Lake Huron & Elgin Area Water Supply Syst., Peterborough Utilities Services Inc., Region of Peel, York Region Water $ 388,200
Daymond, Mark Mechanistic understanding of hydrided region overload cracking Queen's Kinectrics Inc. Nuclear energy $ 292,000
Kumacheva, Eugenia Screening of Active Ingredients for Skin Care in a Microfluidic Skin Organoid Platform Toronto BASF Corporation Biomedical engineering; Materials sciences $ 175,360
Zurob, Hatem Hot Isostatic Pressing of Additively Manufactured Space-Use Components in Aluminum and Titanium McMaster Burloak Technologies Materials performance; Aerospace $ 128,000
Achim, Alexis Silv@21 - advancing silviculture in Canadian forests : adapting to new realities from seed to timber Laval Domtar Inc., FPInnovations, Grand Conseil de la Nation Waban-Aki Inc, Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve Ltd, J.D. Irving Ltd, Kruger Inc., Laval, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Natural Resources Canada, New Brunswick Dept. of Natural Resources and Energy Development, Nova Scotia Department of Lands and Forestry, Rayonier Advanced Materials Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Environment $ 3,437,613
Tavakkoli, Jahan Ultrasound Mediated Cannabinoid/Curcuminoid Loaded Nano Drug Delivery Systems Ryerson Northern Green Canada Inc., Toronto Poly Clinic Inc. Biomedical engineering; Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes $ 300,000
Hollings, Peter Petrogenesis of Archean and Mesoproterozoic Ni-Cu-PGE mineralization in NW Ontario Lakehead Impala Canada Ltd. Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 375,000
Steele, Michael The unexplored bioactivity of colostrum Guelph Bayer Inc., Land O'Lakes, Inc., The Saskatoon Colostrum Company Ltd Animal management (animal diseases, breeding); Animal production and animal primary products $ 1,000,000
Najafi, Mohammad Reza An Integrated Risk Assessment Framework for Compound Flooding in Canadian Urban Environments Western Ontario Inst for Catastrophic Loss Reduction Water; Climate and atmosphere $ 100,000
Byun, Soo Hyun Development and Validation of Physical and Biological Methods for Low Dose Radiation Protection McMaster CANDU Owner's Group Inc. Nuclear energy $ 640,000
Ni, Yonghao Development of a new generation of green and smart paper straps New Brunswick OVAL International Manufacturing processes and products; Wood, wood products and paper $ 198,950
Yan, Hongbin Encapsulated DNA barcodes as green trackers Brock Cytodiagnostics Inc. Environment; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 40,000
Rondeau-Gagné, Simon Preparation of New Conductive Plastics from Doped Conjugated Polymer Fillers Windsor Imperial Oil Ltd Materials sciences; Materials performance $ 41,600
Sadrzadeh, Mohtada Development of thermally stable and fouling-resistant polymeric membranes for SAGD produced water treatment Alberta Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance Oil, gas and coal; Water $ 272,665
Gracie, Robert Combating the tyranny of scales in simulation with reduced order modelling Waterloo Bitcan Geosciences & Engineering Inc. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes $ 99,867
Shalaby, Amer Automated and transformative transportation systems - building the analytical foundation Toronto City of Toronto, Toronto, York Region Transportation systems and services; Information systems and technology $ 375,000
Coops, Nicholas Assessment of Marbled Murrelet Habitat using advanced remote sensing approaches. British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Environment; Forestry (silviculture, forest management) $ 28,420
Mcmeans, Bailey Predicting fish production from lake size using novel measurement strategies of fish behavior Toronto Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Animal production and animal primary products; Commercial fisheries $ 462,811
Das, Sreekanta Development of Design Guidelines for Structural Components of Novel UHPC Bridge Structure Windsor Facca Incorporated Construction methods; Construction, transportation and communications $ 116,912
Chen, Mingyuan Process and System Improvement in Plywood Products Manufacturing Concordia SEATPLY Manufacturing processes and products; Wood, wood products and paper $ 20,000
Lundgren, Rylan Selective Catalytic Hydrogenation and Functionalization of Polyenes Alberta BASF Canada Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Physical sciences $ 58,267
Picard, Mathieu Assessment of Ultra-High-Speed motors potential for electric propulsion Sherbrooke Bell Textron Canada Limited Aerospace; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 221,500
Brinkerhoff, Joshua Reduced-Order Models of Wind Farm Blockage and Far-Field Wake Recovery British Columbia Underwriters Laboratories Inc. Alternative energy resources; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 96,875
Phillion, André Bernard Insitu and exsitu observation of solidification and semisolid deformation of advanced steel alloys McMaster Stelco Inc., Tata Steel, United States Steel Corporation Manufacturing processes and products; Materials sciences $ 119,825
Gadsden, Stephen Andrew Development of an Intelligent Risk Management Strategy Guelph Minetell Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Production and operations management $ 40,000
Bilgin, Berker Efficiency Improvement in Electric Motors using Low-core-loss Electric Steel McMaster Arcanum Alloys, Stelco Inc. Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Energy efficiency $ 102,660
Chen, Zhongwei Metal organic framework-based composite solid-state electrolyte for lithium metal batteries Waterloo EVT Power Inc., Forte Mobility Energy storage and conversion; Materials sciences $ 500,000
Gzara, Fatma Supply chain for Good: Enhancing governmental rapid response logistics with industry spare capacity Waterloo Mister Transmission, Shore Consulting Group Transportation systems and services $ 113,040
Gosselin, Frederick Digital Twins of hydroelectric generating units: AI insight from sensor data combined with physics-based simulation École Polytechnique de Montréal Hydro-Québec, Maya Heat Transfer Technologies Ltd. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Engineering $ 521,736
Lecumberri Sanchez, Pilar Determining gold mineralization styles in the Lawyer's project, BC, and the potential relationship with gold mineralization in BC. Alberta Benchmark International Inc. Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 40,000
Huber, Lee-Anne Development of evidence-based feeding strategies for lactating sows using novel and evolving feeding technologies. Guelph Jyga Technologies Inc., Molesworth Farm Supply Ltd., ON Min of Agr & Food & Rural Affairs, Ontario Pork, Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd. Agriculture $ 226,023
Warriner, Keith Portable Gas Phase Advanced Oxidation Unit based on novel LED's and Hydrogen Peroxide Delivery System for Decontaminating Food and Non-Food Surfaces Guelph Clean Works Sanitary engineering; Medical equipment and apparatus $ 59,000
Andrews, Robert Optimization of Energy Consumption in Municipal Drinking Water Treatment Systems Toronto Town of Midland Water; Energy efficiency $ 29,833
Andrews, Robert Development and Implementation of a Nanoplastic Analysis Method for Drinking Water Toronto Brown and Caldwell Water; Polymers, rubber and plastics $ 24,100
Gagnon, Graham Water Safety Planning in Partnership with the Atlantic First Nations Water Authority: A Strategy for Water Regulation Dalhousie Atlantic First Nations Water Authority, Atlantic Policy Congress Water $ 150,000
Jamieson, Rob Understanding Water Budgets and Water Availability in Nova Scotia Watersheds Dalhousie Nova Scotia Environment Water; Inland waters $ 51,912
Dunfield, Kari Integrated enhanced natural attenuation approach for risk-based closure of a toluene contaminated site Guelph BP, EcoMetrix Inc Pollutants and toxic agents (waste, use 902); Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 2,355,000
Hemmati, Hadi A robust AI-based automated trading system Calgary Intelius Analytics Ltd. Computer software; Information systems and technology $ 100,000
Coudert, Lucie Séparation de l'arsenic problématique présent dans les résidus désulfurés et filtrés de la mine Éléonore Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue Newmont Corporation Environment; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 119,975
Tharmalingam, Sujeenthar Design and development of an at-home COVID-19 detection kit with custom-engineered microbial sensors       Laurentian Bio-Mine Ltd. Biomedical engineering; Life sciences (including biotechnology) $ 30,000
Pawlik, Marek Surface chemistry of froth flotation of lead-zinc-arsenic-antimony ores British Columbia Eldorado Gold Corporation Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Waste, waste management and recycling $ 75,000
Vanderwel, Mark Forest expansion in Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Regina Alberta Environment and Parks, Government of Saskatchewan Environment $ 20,000
Wang, Xander An Integrated Assessment of Hydroclimate Risks for Prince Edward Island Prince Edward Island Government of PEI Climate and atmosphere; Environment $ 100,000
Lavoie, Jean-Michel Procédé d'analyse paramétrique permettant d'optimiser la production acéricole Sherbrooke Aménagement forestier coopératif des Appalaches Processed food products and beverages; Other manufactured products and processes $ 250,702
Lukens, Lewis Investigating novel quantitative genetics approaches in barley genetics Guelph Céréla Inc., ON Min of Agr & Food & Rural Affairs Agriculture; Agriculture and primary food production $ 222,000
Ivanov, Andre ML-Based Techniques for Physical Design Automation of SoCs British Columbia Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware); Information, computer and communication technologies $ 90,000
Humphreys, Elyn The Canadian Optimized High-Resolution Representation of the National Terrestrial Carbon Cycle (COHERENT-C) Carleton Environment and Climate Change Canada Modelling and mathematical simulation of natural processes; Climate and atmosphere $ 190,930
Jahed, Hamid Characterization of single and laminated electrical steel sheets under static and cyclic loads at room and elevated temperature Waterloo FCA Canada Inc. Materials performance; Materials sciences $ 79,130
Tachie, Mark Francis Effects of Submergence Ratio and Undersurface Roughness on Flow Separation Beneath Simulated Ice Covers   Manitoba Manitoba Hydro Advancement of knowledge; Energy efficiency $ 25,448
Hincke, Max Development of modified eggshell membrane formulations with enhanced immunomodulatory and anti-inflammatory activities to expand the non-food market for eggs. Ottawa Burnbrae Farms Ltd, Egg Farmers of Canada, Livestock Research Innovation Corp Agriculture and primary food production; Animal production and animal primary products $ 120,000
Sundararaj, Uttandaraman Novel Polymer Nanocomposites with Recycled Carbon Materials Calgary Carbon Upcycling Technologies Inc. Polymers, rubber and plastics; Manufacturing processes and products $ 240,000
Drapeau, Pierre Analyse, Modélisation et Gestion du risque des dommages causés par les pics sur les lignes de distribution d'électricité Québec à Montréal Hydromega Services Inc., Hydro-Québec, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs Environment; Electrical energy $ 882,000
Ahmadi, Keivan Modeling and optimization of the milling process of compressor rotors Victoria VMAC Global Technology Inc. Manufacturing processes and products $ 40,000
Therriault, Daniel Design and advanced manufacturing of a lunar rover using thermoplastic composites École Polytechnique de Montréal ArianeGroup, Canadian Space Agency, MEKANIC Research and Technology, NanoXplore Manufacturing processes and products; Space and astronomy $ 313,116
Tremblay, Luc Historical trophic structure of two diadromous fish species using compound specific isotope analysis of archived tissue Moncton Dalhousie, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Moncton Commercial fisheries; Oceans, seas and estuaries $ 20,000
Yue, Stephen Mechanical properties of thin wall specimens produced by additive manufacturing methods McGill AP&C Fabricated metal products; Aerospace $ 20,000
Kashyap, Raman Advanced sources for QUantum information technologies and devices: ASQUID École Polytechnique de Montréal MPB Communications Inc. Information systems and technology; Physical sciences $ 300,000
Shalaby, Ahmed Enhanced characterization of asphalt mix performance to support balanced mix design and climate-resilient sustainable pavement structures   Manitoba City of Winnipeg, Manitoba Infrastructure, Winpak Ltd. Transportation systems and services; Construction, transportation and communications $ 141,295
Yue, Stephen Improving the hydrogen embrittlement resistance of quench and tempered high strength steels used as oil country tubular goods with niobium alloying additions McGill Evraz Inc. NA, Natural Resources Canada Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Materials performance $ 118,100
Hemmati, Arman Reconfiguring In-Situ Thermal Oil Recovery facilities for Steam Assisted Geothermal Power (SAGP) Extraction Alberta Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Alternative energy resources $ 63,000
Shao, Yixin Performance of green concrete pipes made exclusively from carbon-activated steel slag McGill CarbiCrete Materials performance; Structural engineering $ 150,000
Sheardown, Heather Design and evaluation of the physical-chemical -material properties parameters: Strategically expanding a prodrug platform for controlled drug delivery McMaster Ripple Therapeutics Materials sciences; Biomedical engineering $ 342,666
Eleftheriades, George Metamaterial Radome for Automotive Radar Toronto Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Communications technologies (satellites, radar, etc.); Physical sciences $ 124,000
Zareipour, Hamidreza Optimal utilization and planning of modernized electricity transmission grids     Calgary Alberta Electric System Operator Electrical energy $ 176,000
Kaya, Tarik Investigation of liquid metal heat pipes for cooling small modular nuclear reactors Carleton Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Limited Engineering; Nuclear energy $ 20,000
Willing, Benjamin Identifying Key Microorganisms and Factors to Develop Improved Spontaneous and Mixed Fermentation Beer Alberta Blind Enthusiasm Brewing Company Processed food products and beverages $ 339,999
Yergeau, Étienne Improving Yield and Tolerance to Environmental Stress in Tomatoes by Engineering the Soil Microbiome INRS Axter Agroscience inc. Agriculture and primary food production; Plant production and plant primary products $ 60,000
Khamesee, Mir Behrad RespirAct Synchronization with MRI and its Impact on CVR Mapping: A Simultaneous Gas Control-Imaging System Waterloo Thornhill Research Inc. Medical equipment and apparatus; Instrumentation technology $ 41,540
Fraser, Lauchlan Multi-functional pasture rejuvenation Thompson Rivers BC Agriculture & Food Climate Action Initiative, B.C. Forage Council, Cattle Industry Development Council Agriculture and primary food production; Plant production and plant primary products $ 123,365
Poudineh, Mahla A point-of-care, microfluidics-based approach for multiplexed detection of biomarkers in unprocessed blood using a surface plasmon resonance sensor Waterloo Affinité Instruments Biomedical engineering; Medical and health sciences $ 53,846
Finlay, Kerri Water quality in Canada: validation, interpretation, and mobilization of community-based water monitoring Regina Environment and Climate Change Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Water Rangers Environment; Water $ 188,130
Youssef, Maged Development of WEAV3D Lattice with adequate Bond to Concrete Western Ontario Entuitive Corporation, WEAV3D Structural engineering; Advancement of knowledge $ 30,000
Smelser, Christopher Investigation of emerging technologies for use in Polarization Scramblers and Mode Converters Carleton Viavi Solutions Canada Inc. Information systems and technology $ 30,000
Ndiaye, Kalidou Contrôle moléculaire de la fonction ovarienne Montréal Clinique Vétérinaire Centre du Québec Agriculture and primary food production; Advancement of knowledge $ 60,000
Nassar, Nashaat Towards an optimum combination of polymer and nanoparticles for friction reduction in oil field operation Calgary Innovate Calgary Inc., Seven Generations Energy Ltd Oil, gas and coal; Engineering $ 644,952
Cowen, Laura Modifying an Acoustic Zooplankton and Fish Profiler for quantitative spatial sampling of baleen whale prey in British Columbia.   Victoria ASL Environmental Sciences Inc. Oceans, seas and estuaries; Commercial fisheries $ 20,000
Ziels, Ryan Developing a platform for rapid online DNA monitoring of microbial communities in wastewater treatment systems British Columbia Metro Vancouver Waste, waste management and recycling; Life sciences (including biotechnology) $ 224,000
Bedard-Haughn, Angela Soil sampling strategy optimization to support predictive soil mapping Saskatchewan CropPro Consulting Agriculture; Farming: soil and water resources $ 23,675
Bergeron, Yves Regeneration dynamics of mixed pine forests following surface fires: developing an ecosystem-based forest management strategy for Eastern Canada (PINEFIRE).   Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue Cégep de Sainte-Foy, Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Natural Resources Canada, Office des Producteurs de Bois de la Gatineau, Rayonier Advanced Materials, Soc d'établissement de plein air Québec Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Conservation and preservation $ 180,000
Ghafghazi, Mohsen Characterization of Static Liquefaction in Tailings through the Critical State Framework Toronto Conetec Investigations Ltd., Golder Associates Ltd (CAN) Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing); Engineering $ 114,284
Bhadra, Sharmistha Flexible Hybrid Electronic Platform for Sleep Monitoring with a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Monitoring (CPAP) Device McGill iMD Research, ORS Medical and health sciences $ 169,492
Higgins, Drew Development of new positive electrode materials for rechargeable zinc-ion intercalation batteries to overcome energy capacity and stability limitations McMaster Salient Energy Inc. Energy storage and conversion; Materials sciences $ 268,800
Elbeshbishy, Elsayed Enhancing Anaerobic Digestibility of Municipal Sludges by Physicochemical Pre-treatment Ryerson inCTRL Solutions Inc., Trojan Technologies, USP Technologies Water; Sanitary engineering $ 198,720
Benmokrane, Brahim Innovative Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composite Materials for Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure Sherbrooke Basanite Industries, exp Services Inc., Freyssinet Canada Limitée, Global Poletrusion Group Corp., Hydro-Québec, Mafic, Ministère des Transports du Québec, Pultrall Inc., Roctest Ltée, SFTec, SYM-TECH, Tuf-Bar Inc. Structural engineering; Materials performance $ 3,235,000
Williams-Jones, Anthony Controls on the concentration of lithium in oilfield brines McGill Equinor Canada Ltd. Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 47,398
Bégin-Drolet, André Performance analysis and improvements of wind turbines equipped with retrofitted ice protection systems Laval Borealis Wind Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use); Northern development $ 35,600
Mohamed, Yasser Enhancing safety management systems practices on construction projects: A proactive data-driven approach for project safety planning and control   Alberta Carry Steel, CIMS Limited Partnership, Construction Owners Association of AB, Enablon, Ledcor Constructors Inc., Middlemiss Safety Management, PCL Industrial Management Inc, Scorpio Masonry Inc., Workers Compensation Board - Alberta Construction methods $ 540,000
Alamdari, Houshang Improvement of energy efficiency and environmental footprint of Al production process, Phase III: Carbon Anode process         Laval Alcoa Canada ltée Manufacturing processes and products; Energy efficiency $ 756,840
Lam, John Chi Wo A high power density microwave energy power source for carbon soot processing in diesel engine application York OMTEC Inc. Electrical energy; Engineering $ 50,000
Ernst, Richard Targeted U-Pb dating of mafic-ultramafic intrusions, particularly those of economic interest, and characterizing their links with Large Igneous Provinces   Carleton Anglo American Explor. (Canada) Ltd, IGO Limited Earth sciences; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 100,000
Smith, Donald Microbial consortia for enhanced and sustainable cannabis production   McGill Biotechnologies Ulysse inc., Miicrobial Mass Agriculture; Plant production and plant primary products $ 107,690
Pope, Michael Identifying failure modes and engineering membrane inter-layers for stabilizing ultra-thin and water selective graphene oxide layers     Waterloo Evercloak Other manufactured products and processes; Energy efficiency $ 30,000
Puri, Ishwar Development of functionalized magnetic nanoparticles to isolate and detect bacteria     McMaster BioInk Labs Waste, waste management and recycling; Environment $ 30,000
Gulliver, Aaron Deep-learning Networks for Construction Quality Control       Victoria Archway Construction Construction, urban and rural planning; Computer software $ 20,000
Leitch, David Manufacture of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients using Transition Metal Catalysts for Selective Functionalization of C-H Bonds     Victoria GlaxoSmithKline Human pharmaceuticals; Manufacturing processes and products $ 68,000
Lin, Xianke AI-based early failure detection in 3D printing for better print quality, less material waste, and shorter trial and error process Ontario Tech University Mech Solutions Ltd. Manufacturing processes and products; Computer software $ 29,900
Montoro Girona, Miguel Traitements sylvicoles novateurs pour réussir l'aménagement durable de la forêt boréale : évaluation des impacts sur la biodiversité et sur l'avenir de la régénération Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue Min des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Rayonier Advanced Materials, Resolute Forest Products Inc. Forestry (silviculture, forest management); Land development $ 257,490
Lalonde, Jean-François Learning to light and relight images Laval Adobe Computer software $ 102,400
Girouard, Audrey Digital Deformation Caliper with BendShape Carleton Tactual Labs Co. Information, computer and communication technologies; Information systems and technology $ 30,000
Alam, Shahria Sustainable recycled wood ash-based mortar and concrete from production to large-scale application British Columbia Fawdry Homes Ltd., M & K Ready Mix, Tolko Industries Ltd Construction, transportation and communications; Structural engineering $ 144,000
Khan, Naimul Research and development of a cloud-based context-aware API for semantic scene understanding     Ryerson AWE Company Limited Information systems and technology; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 29,800
Pavel, Lacra Distributed Nash equilibrium-seeking Reinforcement Learning for N-player Games Toronto Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. Advancement of knowledge; Information systems and technology $ 150,000
Esfandiari, Babak Toward a Hardware Architecture for Belief-Desire-Intention-based Agents Carleton Cohort Systems Inc., Four DRobotics Computer software; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 80,000
Xu, Chang-Qing Compact efficient lasers for bio-instrumentation illumination and online environmental monitoring McMaster Excelitas Technologies, Forsee Instruments Ltd. Biomedical engineering; Environment $ 84,000
Trant, John Development of Lateral Flow Assays to detect neutralizing antibodies to monitor immunity status of Canadians   Windsor Audacia Bioscience Human health (including medically-related psychological research); Life sciences (including biotechnology) $ 30,000
Komeili, Majid Auto-generating tactile from image for low vision and blind individuals   Carleton T-Base Communications Information systems and technology $ 45,334
Liscano, Ramiro Quality and Developer Productivity Enhancements for Cloud-Native Applications via Fault Analysis & Localization with Machine Learning Ontario Tech University IBM Canada Ltd Computer software; Information, computer and communication technologies $ 45,505
Vallières, Martin Development of Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Automated Electric Power Asset Identification                         Sherbrooke Cima+, Hexacode Solutions Electrical energy $ 66,200
Kwon, Tae-Jung Spatial Mapping of Winter Road Weather and Surface Conditions Alberta City of Edmonton Transportation systems and services; Engineering $ 59,400
Liu, Jinfeng Modeling and optimal control of integrated continuous monoclonal antibody manufacturing processes Alberta Quartic.ai Biomedical engineering $ 30,000
Cremazy, Anne Is episodic river acidification affecting wild Atlantic salmon populations in the Maritimes?   New Brunswick Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Gespe'gewaq Mi'gmaq Resource Council Oceans and inland waters; Wildlife management $ 80,000
Liang, Xiaodong Electromagnetic Interference Evaluation and Mitigation between Railways and Nearby Power Lines Saskatchewan Manitoba Hydro Electrical energy; Electrical and electronic machinery and equipment (including computer hardware) $ 20,000
Liao, Baoqiang Fundamental Studies and Optimization of High-Rate Aerobic Membrane Bioreactors Under Short SRTs and High Ammonium Concentrations   Lakehead SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions Water; Sanitary engineering $ 50,000
Arjomandi, Kaveh Hybrid bridge weight in motion (BWIM) and structural health monitoring (SHM) systems   New Brunswick Department of Transportation Structural engineering; Construction, urban and rural planning $ 75,700
Goss, Greg Mitigation of cationic polymer toxicity in industrial waters   Alberta Clearflow Group Inc. Environment; Environmental impact of economic activities (including agriculture) $ 60,000
Shakibaeinia, Ahmad Fully-Lagrangian three-dimensional modelling of river ice jam initiation École Polytechnique de Montréal Lasalle NHC Water; Environment $ 20,000
Wang, Liwei Distributed maximum power point tracking and internal fault detection technologies for solar PV-powered roadways   British Columbia Solar Earth Technologies Ltd. Electrical energy; Energy resources (including production, exploration, processing, distribution and use) $ 76,800
Laurendeau, Denis Évaluation en temps réel de la qualité d'un scan 3D du corps humain Laval TechMed3D Instrumentation technology; Information systems and technology $ 51,106
Bradley, Jonathan A Canadian Open-Access Silicon Nitride Integrated Photonics Platform   McMaster Applied NanoTools Inc. Information, computer and communication technologies; Life sciences (including biotechnology) $ 40,000
Touchie, Marianne Development of an analysis tool for planning net-zero energy ice rink retrofits   Toronto Enerlife Consulting Energy efficiency $ 20,000
Pope, Michael Development of robust cathodes for pressurized, gravity-driven zinc-air batteries Waterloo e-Zinc Energy storage and conversion; Energy efficiency $ 30,000
Pabst, Thomas Valorisation des roches stériles dans les systèmes de recouvrement pour la restauration des parcs à résidus générateurs de drainage minier acide École Polytechnique de Montréal Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd, IAMGOLD Corporation, Min énergie et ressources naturelles Waste, waste management and recycling; Mineral resources (prospecting, exploration, mining, extraction, processing) $ 84,000
Militzer, Matthias Effect of Scale on Runout Table Heat Transfer British Columbia ArcelorMittal Dofasco Inc. Manufacturing processes and products; Fabricated metal products $ 96,000
Kwon, Oh-Sung Seismic performance assessment of eccentrically braced frames with cast steel link elements through hybrid simulations Toronto Cast Connex Corporation, Ontario Centres of Excellence Inc. Structural engineering; Construction, transportation and communications $ 30,000
Elias, Anastasia Fabrication of Circular Heat Source Sensors for Thermal Characterization   Alberta C-Therm Technologies Ltd Materials performance; Manufacturing processes and products $ 25,200
Friesen, Victoria Population Management and Recovery of the Endangered Loggerhead Shrike   Queen's African Lion Safari, Wildlife Preservation Canada Wildlife management; Conservation and preservation $ 118,632
Bagheri, Ebrahim Data analytics for device identification Ryerson Warranty Life Information and communication services; Information systems and technology $ 60,000
Zhao, Lianying Towards 5G-ready Security Evaluation     Carleton Ericsson Canada Inc. Information systems and technology; Communication systems and services (planning, organization, services) $ 90,000
Gagnon, Patrick OFI SF5 Advanced capacity for autonomous detection of green sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis) Memorial Univ. of Nfld Kraken Robotics Systems Inc., National Research Council Canada   $ 26,165
Zhang, Miao OFI SF5 Investigation of Seismicity Offshore Nova Scotia and Newfoundland Dalhousie   Oceans and inland waters; Environment $ 24,000

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