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2018 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

McGill
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Amabili, Marco
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Nonlinear dynamics of shell and plate structures, multi-dimensional and multi-field applications 1512 5 $64,000.00
Andrews, Mark
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Patterned Hierarchies of Functional Materials 1504 5 $24,000.00
Armstrong, Gary
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RGPIN SYNAPTIC HOMEOSTASIS IN LOCOMOTOR ESCAPE CIRUITRY DURING DEVELOPMENT 1501 5 $31,000.00
Asgharian, Masoud
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Incidence regression, variable selection and conditional density estimation from prevalent cohort survival data under stochastic constraints 1508 5 $28,000.00
Bartello, Peter
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Atmospheric and oceanic turbulence 1506 5 $50,300.00
Basu, Niladri
Department
Natural Resource Sciences
RGPIN Multi-Organ In Vitro Systems to Understand Organismal Responses to Chemical Stressors 1502 1 $47,000.00
Bell, Graham
Department
Biology
RGPIN Experimental ecology and evolution in quasi-natural conditions 1503 5 $65,000.00
Bergthorson, Jeffrey
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RTI Fast infrared camera for fundamental studies of metal flames 1612 1 $150,000.00
Bohbot, Veronique
Department
Psychiatry
RGPIN Modulators of 8 Hz theta rhythm recorded in the human hippocampus 1502 5 $40,250.00
Bouchard, Maxime
Department
Biochemistry
RTI Ex vivo phenotyping of cells, organoids and embryos. 1601 1 $150,000.00
Bouffard, Franηois
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Planning and Operation of Networks for Flexible and Low-Carbon Power and Energy Systems 1510 5 $39,000.00
Boyd, Andrew
Department
Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
RGPIN Deterioration of Concrete Exposed to Evaporative Transport Conditions 1509 5 $36,000.00
Brown, Claire
Department
Physiology
RGPIN Advanced light microscopy methods to study the molecular mechanisms regulating cell adhesion and migration 1501 5 $32,000.00
Bub, Gil
Department
Physiology
RGPIN Optical control of a biological excitable medium 1501 5 $36,000.00
Buddle, Christopher
Department
Natural Resource Sciences
RGPIN Community structure and food-web ecology of northern terrestrial arthropods 1503 1 $28,000.00
Cermakian, Nicolas
Department
Psychiatry
RTI An integrated chronobiology facility for the large-scale study of biological rhythms at the behavioural, neurocircuit and cellular levels 1602 1 $148,717.00
Cerruti, Marta
Department
Mining & Materials Engineering.
RGPIN Biointerfaces: a surface science perspective 1511 5 $39,000.00
Chmura, Gail
Department
Geography
RGPIN Resilience of Estuarine Ecosystems with Environmental Change 1506 5 $30,000.00
Churchward-Venne, Tyler
Department
Kinesiology and Physical Education
RGPIN Mechanisms of human skeletal muscle disuse atrophy 1502 5 $24,000.00
Cook, Erik
Department
Physiology
RGPIN Information coding in neurons: using systems-identification to link cellular, circuit and behavioral neurophysiology 1502 5 $29,000.00
Cousineau, Benoit
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Bacterial group II introns: splicing, function and evolution 1501 5 $42,000.00
Darmon, Henri
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Explicit class field theory and the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture 1508 5 $57,000.00
Demopoulos, George
Department
Mining & Materials Engineering.
RTI Nano/micro particle assembly characterization system for advanced material and mineral research 1611 1 $102,622.00
Dendukuri, Nandini
Department
Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
RGPIN Bayesian Methods for Latent Class Models 1508 1 $16,000.00
Depalle, Philippe
Department
Music Research
RGPIN Sound analysis, sound synthesis, and sound processing for audio and musical applications 1510 5 $28,000.00
Dufour, Carolina
Department
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
RGPIN Uptake, transport and subduction of heat and carbon in the Southern Ocean 1506 5 $41,000.00
Ehrlicher, Allen
Department
Bioengineering
RTI Bioengineering Facility for UV Structured Substrate Patterning 1611 1 $150,000.00
El-Geneidy, Ahmed
Department
Urban Planning, School of
RGPIN Towards a better understanding of the determinants and satisfaction of travel among different groups in major Canadian Cities. 1509 5 $52,000.00
Falk, Carl
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Semi-parametric multidimensional item response models for large-scale and operational testing 1508 5 $16,000.00
Faucher, Sebastien
Department
Natural Resource Sciences
RGPIN Identification of genetic factors affecting the survival of Legionella pneumophila in water systems 1501 5 $50,000.00
Fung, Benjamin
Department
School of Information Studies
RGPIN Deep Learning for Cybersecurity: Assembly Code and Authorship Analytics 1507 5 $48,000.00
Gauvin, Raynald
Department
Mining & Materials Engineering.
RGPIN Quantitative Analysis of Nanomaterials with new Automated Techniques in the Electron Microscope 1511 5 $46,000.00
Geitmann, Anja
Department
Plant Science
RGPIN Analysis of multi-scale biomechanical design principles of plant tissues and developmental processes 1502 5 $55,000.00
Gervais, Guillaume
Department
Physics
RTI A Glove Box Dedicated to Post-graphene 2D Materials 1605 1 $70,224.00
Girard-Lauriault, Pierre-Luc
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Cold Plasma Synthesis of Organic Networks and Molecules 1511 5 $28,000.00
Gleason, James
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Development and application of cyclic hydrazides as organocatalysts 1504 5 $48,000.00
Grant, Martin
Department
Physics
RGPIN Nonequilibrium and metastable structures 1505 5 $40,100.00
Green, David
Department
Redpath Museum
RGPIN Studies in amphibian ecology and conservation: Fowler's Toad as a model system 1503 5 $33,000.00
Guan, Pengfei
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Isometric embeddings, isoperimetric inequalities and geometric nonlinear PDE 1508 5 $57,000.00
Hanna, David
Department
Physics
SAPIN HELIX - the High Energy Light Isotope eXperiment 19 5 $140,000.00
Hargreaves, Anna
Department
Biology
RGPIN Evolutionary ecology of species distributions 1503 5 $33,000.00
Harrington, Matthew
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Generation and Self-Assembly of Novel Polymeric Materials Inspired by Nature 1504 5 $64,000.00
Hayer, Arnold
Department
Biology
RGPIN Polarity signaling within and between cells analyzed in a 1D model of collective cell migration 1501 5 $31,000.00
Hendry, Andrew
Department
Redpath Museum
RGPIN Eco-evolutionary dynamics 1503 5 $65,000.00
Hernandez, Oscar
Department
Physics
SAPIN Cosmological constraints on cosmic strings 19 3 $25,000.00
Humphries, Antony
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Mathematical modelling of human hematopoiesis 1501 5 $36,000.00
Jeon, Sangyong
Department
Physics
SAPIN Study of hot and dense nuclear matter in relativistic heavy ion collisions 19 5 $85,000.00
Kakkar, Ashok
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Design and synthesis of multifunctional nanostructures for applications in medicine 1504 5 $36,000.00
Kang, Mary
Department
Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
RGPIN Deep groundwater resources - quantity, quality, and protection 1509 5 $31,000.00
Kienzle, Jφrg
Department
Computer Science, School of
RGPIN Concern-Oriented Reuse 1507 5 $34,000.00
Kokkolaras, Michael
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Data-driven optimization for enhanced computational engineering design 1512 5 $32,000.00
Krawczyk, Connie
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN miRNA Regulation of Dendritic Cell Function 1501 5 $36,000.00
Kry, Paul
Department
Computer Science, School of
RGPIN Physically based simulation: learning from and interacting with reality 1507 5 $41,000.00
Kumral, Mustafa
Department
Mining & Materials Engineering.
RGPIN Novel project and operations management strategies to adapt cyclical mineral industries to a new industry age and circular economy 1509 1 $26,000.00
Ladbon Bernasconi, Neda
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RGPIN Human limbic system: Bridging micro- and macroscopic anatomy using advanced imaging 1502 5 $47,000.00
Leask, Richard
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Mechanobiology of the Endothelial Cell Glyxcocalyx 1511 5 $39,000.00
Lefsrud, Mark
Department
Bioresource Engineering
RGPIN Engineering and Science Based Solutions for Northern Food Security through the Development of a Northern Greenhouse 1502 1 $33,000.00
Legrand, Mathias
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Nonsmooth modal analysis of complex mechanical structures 1512 5 $39,000.00
Lessard, Jean-Philippe
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Rigorously Verified Numerics for High Dimensional Dynamics 1508 5 $35,000.00
Levin, Mindy
Department
Physical and Occupational Therapy, School of
RGPIN Corticospinal and vestibulospinal control of motor actions 1502 1 $33,000.00
Li, Jianyu
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Bioinspired Hydrogel Adhesives for Next-Generation Bioglues with Multifunctionality 1511 5 $33,000.00
Li, Nicole Yee-Key
Department
Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of
RGPIN Multi-Scale Computational Modeling of Vocal Fold Biomaterials and Engineered Tissue 1507 5 $34,000.00
Lin, Jessica
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Homogenization of Elliptic and Parabolic Partial Differential Equations 1508 5 $21,000.00
Lipnowski, Michael
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Homology growth in families of locally symmetric spaces 1508 5 $16,000.00
Liu, Adrian
Department
Physics
RGPIN Unlocking the unexplored epoch of cosmic dawn with radio telescopes and advanced analysis techniques 1505 5 $33,000.00
Liu, Jinxia
Department
Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
RGPIN Enhancing the understanding of microbial transformation of polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and microbial defluorination 1509 5 $36,000.00
Liu, Yajing
Department
Earth and Planetary Sciences
RGPIN Earthquake source processes of natural and anthropogenic origins 1506 5 $61,000.00
Lumb, Jean-Philip
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Driving Synthesis by Oxidation 1504 5 $64,000.00
Mahshid, Sara
Department
Bioengineering
RGPIN Lab-on-chip with embedded nanosensors for high throughput analysis 1511 5 $28,000.00
McCalla, Eric
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN The Design and Understanding of Advanced Battery Materials 1504 5 $29,000.00
McClure, Ghyslaine
Department
Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
RGPIN Effects of turbulent wind on exposed flexible structures 1509 5 $31,000.00
McKenzie, Jeffrey
Department
Earth and Planetary Sciences
RTI High-Resolution Distributed Temperature Sensing for Hydrology Applications 1606 1 $117,118.00
Mechawar, Naguib
Department
Psychiatry
RGPIN Regional characterization of astrocytes in the human brain 1501 5 $32,000.00
Meunier, Jean-Luc
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN Applications of thermal plasma flow, energy and particle nucleation fields control in the materials and energy sectors 1511 5 $39,000.00
Meyer, Brett
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Neural-Network-Aided Engineering: New Frontiers in Automation 1510 5 $28,000.00
Misra, Arun
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Projects on Space Situational Awareness - Tracking of Space Debris, Collision Avoidance and Removal of Space Debris 1512 5 $46,000.00
Moffatt, Karyn
Department
School of Information Studies
RGPIN Interactive Social Technologies for Diverse Experiences of Later Life 1507 5 $34,000.00
Mogil, Jeffrey
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Social modulation of and by pain in mice and humans 1502 5 $47,000.00
Mongeau, Luc
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RTI Bioprinter with electrospinning printhead 1612 1 $150,000.00
Mongrain, Rosaire
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Development of time dependent biomechanical models for vascular tissue and implant design optimization 1512 5 $46,000.00
Moores, Audrey
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Sustainable Nanoparticles: Plasmonic Photocatalysis and Solid-State Synthesis of Nanomaterials 1504 5 $79,000.00
Mucci, Alfonso
Department
Earth and Planetary Sciences
RTI Autonomous pCO2 measurement system 1606 1 $38,559.00
Mucci, Alfonso
Department
Earth and Planetary Sciences
RGPIN Mechanisms and rate of anthropogenic CO2 uptake in Canadian coastal waters and the response of shallow and deep-ocean carbonate sediments to ocean acidification. 1506 5 $43,000.00
Mydlarski, Laurent
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Mixing in turbulent flows 1512 5 $46,000.00
Nahon, Meyer
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Dynamics and Control of High-Performance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems 1512 5 $39,000.00
Nowrouzezahrai, Derek
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Path-space Exploration for Light Transport and Appearance Modelling 1507 5 $48,000.00
O'Donnell, Timothy
Department
Linguistics
RGPIN Towards Robust Unsupervised Language Learning 1507 5 $39,000.00
Olivier, Martin
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Role of Iron in the Regulation of PTPs: Impact on Cell Signaling and Functions 1501 5 $50,000.00
Ostry, David
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Somatosensory Basis of Speech Motor Learning 1502 5 $55,000.00
Paidoussis, Michael
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Flow-induced vibration and instabilities of structures 1512 5 $62,600.00
Pastor, William
Department
Biochemistry
RGPIN Regulation of 5-methylcytosine upon the transition from naive to primed pluripotency 1501 5 $47,000.00
Perepichka, Dmitrii
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Supramolecular design of pi-electron functional materials 1504 5 $94,000.00
Perepichka, Dmitrii
Department
Chemistry
RTI Photoemission yield spectrometer for surfaces and semiconductors 1604 1 $150,000.00
Peyrache, Adrien
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RGPIN Brain circuits and dynamics for memory consolidation 1502 5 $45,000.00
Plant, David
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RTI O-Band Optical Communications, Sensing, and Instrumentaion 1610 1 $149,180.00
Polka, Linda
Department
Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of
RGPIN The Development of Phonetic Perception 1502 5 $33,000.00
Ponka, Prem
Department
Physiology
RGPIN Interaction of Transferrin-Endosomes with Mitochondria is Required for Iron Transport to Ferrochelatase in Erythroid Cells 1502 5 $33,000.00
Prakash, Satya
Department
Biomedical Engineering
RGPIN Nanomaterial impacts on gastrointestinal microbiome. 1511 1 $39,000.00
Provatas, Nikolas
Department
Physics
RGPIN Development of a unified chain of phase field theories for multi­-scale modelling of solidification microstructure evolution 1505 5 $50,000.00
Psaromiligkos, Ioannis
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN In-Cloud Signal Processing and Optimization for 5G Wireless Systems 1510 5 $28,000.00
Rajah, Maria
Department
Psychiatry
RGPIN Neural correlates of item and spatial context memory in high vs. lower-performance groups 1502 5 $33,000.00
Reisner, Walter
Department
Physics
RGPIN Nanofluidic systems with integrated nanopores for macromolecular sensing, manipulation and confinement 1505 5 $75,000.00
Ristic, Jelena
Department
Psychology
RTI Dual wireless eye tracking 1602 1 $76,385.00
Ristic, Jelena
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Human attention: From brain structures to group interactions. 1502 5 $33,000.00
Robbins, Shawn
Department
Physical and Occupational Therapy, School of
RGPIN Are dynamic joint mechanics, neuromotor function, and visual gaze in soccer players impacted by player characteristics, task demands, and environmental conditions? 1512 5 $32,000.00
Rocheleau, Christian
Department
Medicine
RGPIN Analysis of genetic enhancers of Ras/MAPK signaling in C. elegans 1501 5 $42,000.00
Ronholm, Jennifer
Department
Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry
RGPIN Interactions Between Foodborne Bacterial Pathogens and the Microbiome 1501 5 $37,000.00
Rudko, David
Department
Biomedical Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Quantitative Magnetic Properties Mapping of Tissue Microstructure 1505 5 $24,000.00
Rvachew, Susan
Department
Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of
RGPIN Learning Mechanisms in Early Vocal Development 1502 5 $33,000.00
Sankey, Jack
Department
Physics
RGPIN Next-generation ultralow-noise mechanical sensors defined and controlled by light 1505 5 $41,000.00
Savadjiev, Peter
Department
Medicine, Faculty of
RGPIN Computational methods for medical image analysis 1507 5 $23,000.00
Servio, Phillip
Department
Chemical Engineering
RGPIN The Influence of Polymers and Nanomaterials on the Kinetics, Flow Characteristics and Surface Interactions of Hydrate/Ice Forming Systems 1511 5 $33,000.00
Servio, Phillip
Department
Chemical Engineering
RTI High-Pressure UV-Curing Rheometer for Investigating Phase Change Flow 1611 1 $150,000.00
Shateri Najafabadi, Hamed
Department
Human Genetics
RGPIN Mechanisms of DNA binding and gene regulation by C2H2 zinc finger proteins 1501 5 $41,000.00
Shmuel, Amir
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RTI Scanning histology and immunohistochemistry-prepared tissue for bridging across scales of molecular, cellular, systems and imaging neuroscience 1602 1 $150,000.00
Siddiqi, Kaleem
Department
Computer Science, School of
RGPIN Diffusion and Geometry in Modeling Biological Tissue 1507 5 $64,000.00
Silveira, Patrνcia
Department
Psychiatry
RGPIN Modulation of the dopamine system by insulin in growth restricted rats 1502 5 $33,000.00
Simpson, Benjamin
Department
Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry
RGPIN Specialty enzymes from cold adapted marine animals – bioprospecting, characterization and applications in model food systems 1502 1 $33,000.00
Siwick, Bradley
Department
Physics
RTI An RF cavity-based ultrafast electron energy loss spectrometer: A new tool for unraveling dynamic processes in materials 1605 1 $148,925.00
Sleiman, Hanadi
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Supramolecular DNA Structures: From Design to Function 1504 5 $138,000.00
Steele, Russell
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Designing sensitivity analyses for weakly identified or non-identified models 1508 5 $23,000.00
Stephens, David
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Bayesian inference and decisions under partial specification 1508 5 $57,000.00
Stevenson, Mary
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
RGPIN Exploiting immunotherapeutic approaches to define protective immune mechanisms to chronic GI nematode infections 1501 5 $32,000.00
Sunday, Jennifer
Department
Biology
RGPIN Changing species interactions along environmental gradients 1503 5 $28,000.00
SUTTON, Mark
Department
Physics
RGPIN Dynamics of condensed matter systems 1505 1 $24,000.00
Szkopek, Thomas
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN 2D Materials Engineering for Electron Devices 1510 5 $46,000.00
Takano, Tomoko
Department
Medicine
RGPIN Regulation of Rho-GTPase pathways by the adaptor protein, Dok-4 1501 5 $36,000.00
Taketo-Hosotani, Teruko
Department
Surgery
RGPIN Effects of sex chromosomes on the developmental potential of the mouse oocyte 1501 5 $36,000.00
Talwar, Victoria
Department
Educational/Counselling Psychology
RGPIN Associate Professor 1502 1 $40,401.00
Tamimi, Faleh
Department
Dentistry, Faculty of
RGPIN High toughness bioresorbable ceramics for bone regeneration 1511 1 $28,000.00
Tardif, Christine
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RGPIN In vivo Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Myelin Plasticity 1505 5 $29,000.00
Thomson, Vincent
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Improving the Timeliness of Product Development Processes 1509 1 $31,000.00
Tremblay, Bruno
Department
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
RGPIN Seasonal-to-Decadal Predictability of Arctic Sea Ice 1506 5 $43,000.00
Trenholm, Stuart
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
RGPIN The development of feature selectivity across the visual system 1502 5 $38,000.00
Usselman, Charlotte
Department
Kinesiology and Physical Education
RGPIN Sex steroid hormones as modulators of neurovascular function 1502 5 $29,000.00
van de Ven, Theodorus
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Cellulosic polymer colloids, polymers and polyelectrolytes 1504 5 $48,000.00
Vargas, Javier
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
RGPIN Pushing the computational limits of cryo-electron microscopy 1501 5 $37,000.00
Verbrugge, Clark
Department
Computer Science, School of
RGPIN Improving Artificial Companions in Computer Games 1507 1 $23,000.00
Wachsmann-Hogiu, Sebastian
Department
Bioengineering
RGPIN Novel bioinspired plasmonic nanocomposites platform for global health and global development applications 1511 5 $33,000.00
Wagner, Michael
Department
Linguistics
RGPIN Three dimensions of sentence prosody 1502 5 $40,000.00
Walker, Claire-Dominique
Department
Psychiatry
RGPIN Effect of fragmented maternal care on the development of the circadian system: implications for stress and metabolic regulation in the offspring 1502 5 $33,000.00
Warburton, Andreas
Department
Physics
SAPEQ Beam Monitoring and High-Level Trigger Equipment for the Belle II Experiment 19 1 $75,000.00
Wise, Daniel
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Subgroups and Combinatorial Nonpositive Curvature 1508 5 $35,000.00
Woolley, Sarah
Department
Biology
RGPIN Neural mechanisms of social preferences 1502 5 $29,000.00
Yang, Xiang-Jiao
Department
Medicine
RGPIN Roles of chromatin regulators in governing histone acylation and mouse development 1501 1 $32,000.00
Zetka, Monique
Department
Biology
RGPIN Regulation of the nonhomologous end joining pathway during DNA repair in C. elegans 1501 1 $32,000.00
Zhao, Yaoyao
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Function-driven design and simulation methods for hierarchical multi-material structures fabricated via additive manufacturing processes 1512 5 $46,000.00
Zilic, Zeljko
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Safe and Effective Multi-sensory Personal Aids in the IoT Age 1510 1 $28,000.00