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2018 Research Grants Competition - Results by Evaluation Group

Chemistry
Applicant name Institution Program Title Term Amount awarded
Algar, W Russ
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Developing New Tools for Bioanalysis and Imaging Using Advanced Fluorescent Materials 5 $48,000.00
Andersen, Raymond
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Bioactivity Guided Marine Natural Product Discovery Using Phenotypic Assays 5 $48,000.00
Andrews, Mark
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Patterned Hierarchies of Functional Materials 5 $24,000.00
Ayers, Paul
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN Quantitative and Qualitative Tools for Predicting the Products and Mechanisms of Chemical Reactions 5 $121,000.00
Beauchemin, Diane
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN New and improved methods for risk assessment of food and pharmaceutical products safety and for forensic analysis 5 $36,000.00
BERLINGUETTE, CURTIS
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Energy Conversion at the Interface 5 $138,000.00
Birss, Viola
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Organized Nanomaterials for Enhanced Understanding and Performance of Electrochemical Devices 5 $94,000.00
Blight, Barry
Department
Chemistry
New Brunswick RGPIN Emissive Materials from Supramolecular Platforms 5 $36,000.00
Bodwell, Graham
Department
Chemistry
Memorial Univ. of Nfld RGPIN Aromatization-based Approaches to Designed Pi Systems with Unusual Structures and Properties 5 $48,000.00
Bourgault, Steve
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Manipulating amyloid self-assembly: toward the design of functionalized proteinaceous nanostructures 5 $36,000.00
Brennan, John
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN Functional DNA Amplicons 5 $64,000.00
Brisard, Gessie
Department
Chimie
Université de Sherbrooke RGPIN Probing the Interfacial behavior of nanostructured electrocatalysts for environmentally relevant catalytic systems 5 $24,000.00
Campbell, Robert
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Engineering Protein Structure and Interactions to Create Next Generation Optogenetic Tools 5 $121,000.00
Caputo, Christopher
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Developing New Approaches for Main-Group Molecules and Materials in Catalysis 5 $41,000.00
Carmichael, Tricia
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN New Materials, Composites, and Designs for Stretchable and Wearable Electronics 5 $48,000.00
Chiang, Linus
Department
Chemistry
Fraser Valley RGPIN Sustainable fuel production through earth abundant catalysts 5 $24,000.00
Chitnis, Saurabh
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie RGPIN New Concepts in Lewis Acidity, Catalysis, and Polymer Science: Functional Main Group Cages 5 $34,000.00
Constas, Styliani
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Computational modelling of macromolecule interactions from droplets to cells 5 $29,000.00
Ding, Zhifeng
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Nanoscale Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy and Microscopy for Materials and Biomaterials 5 $48,000.00
Do, Trong-On
Department
Génie chimique
Université Laval RGPIN Rational Design of Nanocomposites as Efficient Catalysts for Hydrogen Production and CO2 Conversion into Valuable Fuels using Sun Light 5 $36,000.00
English, Ann
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Concordia RGPIN Biological chemistry of heme-mediated peroxide signalling and heme trafficking 5 $79,000.00
Figeys, Daniel
Department
Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology
Ottawa RGPIN Metaproteomics technologies for microbiomes 5 $64,000.00
Gauld, James
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Computational And Theoretical Investigations On The Chemistry Of Biocatalysts 5 $36,000.00
Gilroy, Joe
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Transformative Strategies for the Production of Hybrid Luminescent and Semiconducting Molecular, Polymeric, and Self-Assembled Materials 5 $48,000.00
Gleason, James
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Development and application of cyclic hydrazides as organocatalysts 5 $48,000.00
Goussev, Dmitri
Department
Chemistry
Wilfrid Laurier RGPIN Advanced sustainable and clean all-in-one catalytic technologies for the dehydrogenative coupling of alcohols and reduction of carbonyl functionalities 5 $64,000.00
Grover, Huck
Department
Chemistry
Memorial Univ. of Nfld RGPIN Modern Synthetic Methods and their Application to the Synthesis of Bioactive Target Molecules 5 $24,000.00
Hanan, Garry
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Coordination complexes and polymers as photosensitizers and photocatalysts for solar energy conversion 5 $64,000.00
Harrington, Matthew
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Generation and Self-Assembly of Novel Polymeric Materials Inspired by Nature 5 $64,000.00
Harrison, D. Jed
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Nanoporous Media in Analytical Sciences 5 $36,000.00
Hesp, Simon
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN Mechanistic Studies of Asphalt Aging Aimed at the Discovery of Anti-aging Additives 5 $29,000.00
Hili, Ryan
Department
Research on Biomolecular Interactions, Centre for
York RGPIN Expanding the Chemistry of Nucleic Acids for the Discovery of Molecular Function 5 $36,000.00
Hintelmann, Holger
Department
Chemistry
Trent RGPIN Advanced mercury isotope fractionation measurement to study the fate of mercury in the environment 5 $64,000.00
Holdcroft, Steven
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Polymers for Electrochemical Energy 5 $105,000.00
Howarth, Ashlee
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Concordia RGPIN Green Applications of Rare Earth Metal–Organic Frameworks 5 $29,000.00
Huang, Yining
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Understanding the Structure-Property Relationships in Nanoporous Materials 5 $94,000.00
Hudlicky, Tomas
Department
Chemistry
Brock RGPIN Program in the chemoenzymatic synthesis of alkaloids and medicinal agents and the development of new chiral building blocks, asymmetric protocols, and reagents 5 $79,000.00
Ianoul, Anatoli
Department
Chemistry
Carleton RGPIN Anisotropic plasmonic nanomaterials 5 $29,000.00
Ifa, Demian
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Development and Application of Mass Spectrometry Imaging to Tissue Biomarker Discovery 5 $29,000.00
Impellizzeri, Stefania
Department
Chemistry and Biology
Ryerson RGPIN Molecular Plasmonic Devices for Writing at the Nanoscale 5 $24,000.00
Izmaylov, Artur
Department
Physical & Environmental Sciences (Scarborough)
Toronto RGPIN Quantum-dynamical methods for modelling photo-induced processes in molecules 5 $48,000.00
Jaeger, Wolfgang
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Spectroscopic, ab initio, and Smog-Chamber Studies of Molecular Aggregates 5 $94,000.00
Kakkar, Ashok
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Design and synthesis of multifunctional nanostructures for applications in medicine 5 $36,000.00
Kelly, David
Department
Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Royal Military College of Canada RGPIN Nanothermite Sensitivity and Stability 5 $29,000.00
Kimura-Hara, Susana
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Disinfection By-Products in Reclaimed Wastewater Effluents 5 $24,000.00
Klassen, John
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Mass Spectrometry Toolbox for Functional Glycomics 5 $36,000.00
Klinkova, Anna
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Hybrid nanomaterials for efficient catalytic conversion of carbon dioxide into fuels and value-added chemicals 5 $24,000.00
Konermann, Lars
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Protein Structure and Dynamics Studied by Mass Spectrometry 5 $121,000.00
Kruse, Peter
Department
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
McMaster RGPIN Interfacial Doping at Surfaces and in Low-Dimensional Materials 5 $24,000.00
Lafleur, Michel
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Understanding and exploiting lipid interactions 5 $36,000.00
Lai, Edward
Department
Chemistry
Carleton RGPIN Development of Desorption Techniques for Capillary Electrophoresis Analysis of Environmentally Toxic and Biochemically Active Contaminants on Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials in Water after Preconcentration by Liposome Encapsulation 5 $29,000.00
Le, X. Chris
Department
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Alberta RGPIN Ultra-sensitive assays for DNA damage, mutation, and DNA-protein interaction 5 $138,000.00
Leblond Chain, Jeanne
Department
Pharmacie, Faculté de
Université de Montréal RGPIN Gene delivery using a pH-sensitive molecular tweezer to catch and release nucleic acids 5 $29,000.00
Leznoff, Daniel
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN New Frontiers in Coordination Chemistry: Designing Coordination Polymer and Phthalocyanine Materials with Novel Properties 5 $79,000.00
Ling, Chang-Chun
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN The Development of Efficient Synthesis of Bacterial Nonulosonic Acids for immunological Studies 5 $48,000.00
Loeb, Stephen
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Solid-State Molecular Switches and Machines 5 $121,000.00
Lowary, Todd
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Studies on the Synthesis and Biochemistry of Complex Glycans 5 $105,000.00
Lumb, Jean-Philip
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Driving Synthesis by Oxidation 5 $64,000.00
Luyt, Leonard
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Chemical Technology for Imaging Agent Discovery 5 $64,000.00
Macdonald, Charles
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Low-valent and low-coordinate main group chemistry 5 $48,000.00
MacQuarrie, Stephanie
Department
Chemistry
Cape Breton RGPIN Non-Covalent Immobilization Methods for Homogeneous Organic Catalysts 5 $24,000.00
Magolan, Jakob
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster RGPIN Efficient Synthesis via Organosulfur Intermediates 5 $24,000.00
Manderville, Richard
Department
Chemistry
Guelph RGPIN Biosensing Properties of Fluorescent DNA Base Analogs 5 $48,000.00
Manthorpe, Jeffrey
Department
Chemistry
Carleton RGPIN Chemical Modification of Analytes to Enhance Biochemical & Environmental Analysis 5 $24,000.00
Mar, Arthur
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Approaches to Materials Discovery in Inorganic Solid State Chemistry 5 $79,000.00
Marcotte, Isabelle
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Interactions in complex biological systems by nuclear magnetic resonance 5 $64,000.00
Marquardt, Drew
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Asymmetric Lipid Membranes: Innovative model systems with enhanced biological relevance 5 $29,000.00
Marriott, Robert
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Production and recovery chemistry for low-level hydrogen sulfide containing natural gas 5 $36,000.00
McCalla, Eric
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN The Design and Understanding of Advanced Battery Materials 5 $29,000.00
Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN New directions in the green polymer laboratory: Biodegradable functional polymers 5 $64,000.00
Meli, Vicki
Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Mount Allison RGPIN Understanding and exploiting ligand-driven nanoparticle interfacial phenomena 5 $24,000.00
Moffitt, Matthew
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Controlling Structure and Function of Polymer-Nanoparticle Assemblies for Health Applications 5 $36,000.00
Moores, Audrey
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Sustainable Nanoparticles: Plasmonic Photocatalysis and Solid-State Synthesis of Nanomaterials 5 $79,000.00
Morris, Robert
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Abundant transition metals in catalysis 5 $105,000.00
Müller, Jens
Department
Chemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Chiral [1]Ferrocenophanes: Syntheses, Reaction Mechanisms, and Metallopolymers 5 $48,000.00
Murch, Susan
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Chemistry of Natural Non-Protein Amino Acids 5 $36,000.00
Murugesu, Muralee
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Inorganic Materials for Transformative Technologies 5 $105,000.00
Naumkin, Fedor
Department
Science, Faculty of
Ontario Institute of Technology RGPIN Highly polar supramolecular systems: enhanced IR-activity, ion-pair mediated chemistry and assembly 5 $24,000.00
Nazemi, Ali
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Multifunctional Hybrid Nanomaterials: Development to Biomedical Applications 5 $29,000.00
Noël, James
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Fundamental interfacial chemical processes, structures, and compositions underlying corrosion reactions 5 $34,000.00
Nooijen, Martinus
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Local correlation approaches for ground and excited states of periodic systems 5 $64,000.00
Organ, Michael
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Improving Catalysis Sustainability 5 $105,000.00
Orvig, Chris
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Coordination Chemistry of (Radio)metal Ions 5 $121,000.00
Patey, Grenfell
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Theory and Simulation of Liquids, Solutions, and Nucleation Processes 5 $48,000.00
Pelletier, Joelle
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN Engineering enzymes in all their dimensions: from inhibition to biotransformation 5 $94,000.00
Peng, Hui
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Untargeted Identification of Priority Environmental Chemicals and Their Physical Protein Targets 5 $24,000.00
Perepichka, Dmitrii
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Supramolecular design of pi-electron functional materials 5 $94,000.00
Piers, Warren
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN Small Molecule Activation and Homogeneous Catalysis with Organometallic Molecules Based on Sustainable Transition Metals 5 $105,000.00
Pilkington, Melanie
Department
Chemistry
Brock RGPIN Synthesis, Study and Applications of High Spin Molecules 5 $48,000.00
Rand, Amy
Department
Chemistry
Carleton RGPIN The role of environmental organohalogenated contaminants on lipid metabolism and biological action 5 $24,000.00
Rauscher, Sarah
Department
Chemical and Physical Sciences (Mississauga)
Toronto RGPIN Elucidating the Structure and Function of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Using Molecular Simulation 5 $29,000.00
Rochefort, Alain
Department
Génie physique
École Polytechnique de Montréal RGPIN Patterning Charge States on 2D Materials by van der Waals Assembly Stacking 5 $24,000.00
Roy, Rene
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Conception de glycothérapeutiques nanomoléculaires 5 $36,000.00
Salzmann, Ingo
Department
Physics
Concordia RGPIN Molecular doping of organic semiconductors and beyond: resolving fundamental processes and increasing doping efficiency 5 $34,000.00
Sayari, Abdelhamid
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Closing the CO2 Loop: From Capture to Utilization 5 $36,000.00
Scaiano, Juan
Department
Chemistry
Ottawa RGPIN Photochemistry in nanotechnology and catalysis 5 $94,000.00
Schlaf, Marcel
Department
Chemistry
Guelph RGPIN Ruthenium porphyrin complexes as catalysts for the hydrodeoxygenation of sugar derived substrates to polymer precursors. 5 $36,000.00
Schofield, Jeremy
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Nonequilibrium dynamics of complex systems: proteins and active matter 5 $36,000.00
Schweizer, Frank
Department
Chemistry
Manitoba RGPIN Bioorganic chemistry of polybasic amphiphiles (PAs): Disarming bacterial defense mechanisms in Gram-negative bacteria (GNB) 5 $64,000.00
Shimizu, George
Department
Chemistry
Calgary RGPIN H-Bonded and Metal Organic Frameworks 5 $79,000.00
Siemann, Stefan
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Laurentian RGPIN Metal requirement and mechanism of anthrax lethal factor and other zinc proteases 5 $29,000.00
Sleiman, Hanadi
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Supramolecular DNA Structures: From Design to Function 5 $138,000.00
Soldera, Armand
Department
Chimie
Université de Sherbrooke RGPIN Molecular Studies of Phase Transitions in Soft Matter - Melting and Crystallization Processes 5 $48,000.00
Stachura, Monika
Department
Nuclear Medicine Division
TRIUMF RGPIN New Direction in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance of Copper and Zinc Ions in Biological Systems 5 $29,000.00
Stamatatos, Theocharis
Department
Chemistry
Brock RGPIN Multifunctional molecular magnetic materials for applications in spintronics and information storage 5 $29,000.00
Thibault, Pierre
Department
Chimie
Université de Montréal RGPIN New proteomic methods to understand the regulation of ubiquitin-like modifiers in human diseases 5 $64,000.00
Tokarz, Danielle
Department
Chemistry
Saint Mary's RGPIN Controlling the outcome of reactions in macromolecular systems: Measurement of structural dynamics during synthesis and degradation in biologically relevant polymers 5 $24,000.00
Trant, John
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN Bioorganic and Biomaterials chemistry: Increasing the stability of carbohydrates, decreasing the stability of peptides 5 $24,000.00
van de Ven, Theodorus
Department
Chemistry
McGill RGPIN Cellulosic polymer colloids, polymers and polyelectrolytes 5 $48,000.00
van Veggel, Frank
Department
Chemistry
Victoria RGPIN Ln3+ doped nanoparticles: new optical and magnetic properties 5 $48,000.00
Wang, Jichang
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Windsor RGPIN The Study and Application of Nonlinear (Photo)Electrochemical Reactions 5 $29,000.00
Wang, Suning
Department
Chemistry
Queen's RGPIN Photoresponsive Organoboron Compounds and Chemistry 5 $138,000.00
Wentzell, Peter
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie RGPIN Novel Chemometric Strategies for Multivariate Measurements in Chemistry and the Omics Sciences 5 $29,000.00
West, Frederick
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Novel Bond-Forming Processes Based on Energetic Intermediates 5 $94,000.00
Withers, Stephen
Department
Chemistry
British Columbia RGPIN Interactions and Reactions of Carbohydrates and Proteins 5 $121,000.00
Wong, Charles
Department
Chemistry
Winnipeg RGPIN Elucidation and prediction of fate, speciation, and transformation processes for polar contaminants of emerging concern in wastewater-impacted environments 5 $64,000.00
Wren, Jungsook
Department
Chemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Radiation Assisted Materials Performance 5 $79,000.00
Xu, Yunjie
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN Spectroscopic Signatures of Chirality Recognition, Transfer and Amplification: from the Gas Phase to Solution and Interfaces 5 $94,000.00
Young, Cora
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Development and application of new analytical approaches to understand the chemistry of the atmospheric condensed phase 5 $48,000.00
Young, Robert
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Topology and mechanism in self-immolation chemistry 5 $29,000.00
Yu, Hua-Zhong (Hogan)
Department
Chemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Analytical electrochemistry at supramolecular interfaces: structural probing and dynamic sensing 5 $79,000.00
Yudin, Andrei
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Development and application of new methods for chemical synthesis 5 $105,000.00
Zelisko, Paul
Department
Chemistry
Brock RGPIN Applying Silicon Biotechnology to the Synthesis of Structured Materials 5 $24,000.00
Zha, Xiaohui
Department
Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology
Ottawa RGPIN The role of long acyl chain sphingolipids in plasma membrane lateral organizations of mammalian cells 5 $24,000.00
Zhao, Ran
Department
Chemistry
Alberta RGPIN New Insights into the Formation and Evolution of Air Pollutants Via Atmospheric Multiphase Chemistry 5 $29,000.00
Zwanziger, Josef
Department
Chemistry
Dalhousie RGPIN Composition-Structure-Property Relations in Inorganic Glasses 5 $64,000.00