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2018 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

York
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Baljko, Melanie
Department
Computer Science and Engineering
RGPIN Accessible Making for Assistive Technology 1507 5 $23,000.00
Bergeron, Nantel
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Combinatorial Hopf Algebras and Applications 1508 5 $35,000.00
Bisnath, Sunil
Department
Earth and Space Science and Engineering
RGPIN Next-generation, robust, precise, satellite-driven positioning and navigation 1509 5 $31,000.00
Boakye-Yiadom, Solomon
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Microstructural Tailoring of Ultrafine-Grained Magnesium Alloys for Lightweight Applications 1511 5 $28,000.00
Caputo, Christopher
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Developing New Approaches for Main-Group Molecules and Materials in Catalysis 1504 5 $41,000.00
Cysneiros, Luiz Marcio
Department
Information Technology, School of
RGPIN A Framework to Support Non-Functional Requirements Knowledge Reuse 1507 5 $23,000.00
Czekanski, Aleksander
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Multi-scale Modeling and Evolutionary Optimization for Multi-Contact Heterogeneous Materials 1512 5 $32,000.00
Donaldson, Logan
Department
Biology
RGPIN Structure-function investigations of protein partnerships governing neuronal signaling 1501 5 $32,000.00
Donini, Andrew
Department
Biology
RGPIN Ion, water and ammonia regulation in aquatic insects 1502 5 $47,000.00
Drake, Janessa
Department
Kinesiology and Health Science, School of
RGPIN Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Biomechanics 1502 1 $29,000.00
Fu, Yuejiao
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Developments and challenges in mixture models 1508 5 $16,000.00
Gao, Xin
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Methods for Model Selection and Model Comparison 1508 5 $28,000.00
Gingerich, Kevin
Department
Lassonde School of Engineering
RGPIN Modelling and assessing inter-regional transportation routing activities of trucks in Canada 1509 5 $26,000.00
Goel, Vinod
Department
Psychology
RGPIN The Reasoning Brain 1502 5 $29,000.00
Grau, Gerd
Department
Lassonde School of Engineering
RGPIN Integrated Additive Manufacturing: Combining Mechanical and Electrical Functionality 1510 5 $28,000.00
Haas, Tara
Department
Kinesiology and Health Science, School of
RGPIN Regulation of angiogenesis in skeletal muscle 1502 5 $40,000.00
Hanson, Ronald
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Aerodynamic drag reduction, from science to control strategies in aerospace and sport 1512 5 $27,000.00
Heffernan, Jane
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Towards an immuno-epidemiological framework: The trade-off between biological detail and mathematical complexity 1508 5 $35,000.00
Hessels, Eric
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Tests of fundamental physics using precision measurements of simple atomic systems 1505 5 $61,000.00
Hili, Ryan
Department
Research on Biomolecular Interactions, Centre for
RGPIN Expanding the Chemistry of Nucleic Acids for the Discovery of Molecular Function 1504 5 $36,000.00
Hilliker, Arthur
Department
Biology
RGPIN Genetic Studies in Drosophila 1501 1 $32,000.00
Hudak, Katalin
Department
Biology
RGPIN Activity and Regulation of Plant Antiviral Protein 1501 5 $50,000.00
Ifa, Demian
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Development and Application of Mass Spectrometry Imaging to Tissue Biomarker Discovery 1504 5 $29,000.00
Jayawardhana, Ray
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Characterizing Exoplanets and Brown Dwarfs from the Ground and from Space 1505 5 $75,000.00
Jiang, Hui
Department
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
RGPIN Exploring New Neural Computing Models for Natural Language Understanding 1507 5 $64,000.00
Johnson, Matthew
Department
Physics and Astronomy
RGPIN Fundamental Physics from Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropies and Gravitational Waves 1505 5 $41,000.00
Johnson, Philip
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Functional and structural characterization of aptamers and their applications in DNA assemblies 1501 5 $50,000.00
Johnson, Philip
Department
Chemistry
RTI A Differential Scanning Calorimeter for Characterizing the Thermodynamics of Biomolecular Folding and Binding 1601 1 $149,037.00
Kempers, Roger
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Toward a New Generation of Additively Manufactured Heat Exchange Technologies 1512 5 $27,000.00
Ku, Hyejin
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Mathematical Challenges in Financial Risk Analysis 1508 5 $16,000.00
Lewis, Randy
Department
Physics and Astronomy
SAPIN Lattice QCD and lattice beyond the standard model 19 5 $70,000.00
Litoiu, Marin
Department
Computer Science and Engineering
RGPIN Software Engineering for Internet of Things 1507 5 $41,000.00
Maltman, Kim
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
SAPIN Applications of QCD in the Standard Model and Beyond 19 3 $20,000.00
McDermott, John
Department
Biology
RGPIN Role of AP-1 in Skeletal Myogenesis 1501 5 $36,000.00
McLaren, Robert
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Chemical Processes in the Atmosphere V 1506 5 $30,000.00
Melenka, Garrett
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Bio-based braided composites for industrial applications 1512 5 $32,000.00
Moghadas, Seyed
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN A Framework for Model Development and Mathematical Evaluation of Vaccination 1508 5 $20,000.00
Nguyen, Uyen Trang
Department
Lassonde School of Engineering
RGPIN Malware in Online Social Networks: Modeling of Propagation Dynamics and Countermeasures 1507 5 $23,000.00
Pagiatakis, Spiros
Department
Earth and Space Science and Engineering
RGPIN GRACE and GRACE-FO data integration and modelling for geoscience applications 1506 5 $30,000.00
Pathman, Thanujeni
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Examining temporal memory and the factors that support its development 1502 5 $29,000.00
Perras, Matthew
Department
Lassonde School of Engineering
RGPIN Identifying mechanisms of environmentally driven long-term crack growth in brittle rocks 1509 5 $31,000.00
Rezaei Zare, Afshin
Department
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
RGPIN Analysis and Enhancement of Power Grid Resilience to Geomagnetic Disturbance 1510 5 $28,000.00
Riddell, Michael
Department
Kinesiology and Health Science, School of
RGPIN Role of somatostatin signalling on pancreatic islet function and energy homeostasis 1502 5 $40,000.00
Ruppert, Eric
Department
Computer Science and Engineering
RGPIN Algorithms for shared-memory systems 1507 5 $28,000.00
Scime, Anthony
Department
Health, Faculty of
RGPIN The role of the Rb family in skeletal muscle adaptation 1502 5 $29,000.00
Shepherd, Gordon
Department
Earth and Space Science and Engineering
RGPIN To further the understanding of upper atmospheric dynamics using existing and future satellite observations 1505 5 $36,100.00
Steeves, Jennifer
Department
Psychology
RTI Non-invasive neuromodulation suite 1602 1 $132,046.00
Taylor, Peter
Department
Earth and Space Science and Engineering
RGPIN Atmospheric Boundary Layer Studies 1506 5 $25,000.00
Urner, Ruth
Department
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
RGPIN Theoretical Foundations for Safe, Adaptive and Interpretable Machine Learning 1507 5 $33,000.00
Wang, Steven
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Statistical Machine Learning for Large High Dimensional Complex Data 1508 5 $18,000.00
Wildes, Richard
Department
Computer Science and Engineering
RGPIN Hierarchical Representation and Analysis of Visual Spacetime 1507 5 $48,000.00
Wiseheart, Melody
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Spacing effect: Theory and psychophysiology 1502 1 $29,000.00
Yang, Zijiang
Department
Information Technology, School of
RGPIN Integrating artificial intelligence, operations research, and big data analytics for decision and risk analysis 1509 5 $26,000.00
Young, Cora
Department
Chemistry
RGPIN Development and application of new analytical approaches to understand the chemistry of the atmospheric condensed phase 1504 5 $48,000.00
Zhu, Huaiping
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Bifurcation theory and applications in mathematical biology 1508 5 $28,000.00
Zhu, Zheng Hong
Department
Mechanical Engineering
RGPIN Dynamics and Control of Tethered Spacecraft Systems 1512 5 $64,000.00
Zoidl, Georg
Department
Biology
RGPIN Role of pannexin-1 in the brain and sensory systems 1501 1 $32,000.00