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2020 Research Grants Competition - Results by Institution

Concordia
Applicant Name Program Title EG Term Awarded Amount
Ait Mohamed, Otmane
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Practical, Efficient and Scalable Modeling, Verification and Validation of Safety-Critical Cyber-Physical Systems 1507 5 $24,000.00
Akbari, Hashem
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Mitigating urban heat islands to save cooling energy use, improve urban comfort and air quality, reduce heat-related mortality, and counter global warming 1509 5 $26,000.00
Akgunduz, Ali
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Linearization of Nonlinear Conditions in Autonomous Vehicle Control Systems 1509 5 $26,000.00
Alecsandru, Ciprian
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN A Framework to Model Mixed Conventional and Automated Vehicular Traffic: Ameliorating Operations, Safety and Environmental Impacts 1509 5 $26,000.00
Brown, Grant
Department
Biology
RGPIN Variability of public information and the cognitive ecology of prey in a changing world 1503 5 $33,000.00
Brugiapaglia, Simone
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Robust sparse recovery and deep learning algorithms in computational mathematics 1507 5 $34,000.00
Chapman, Clifton
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Memory encoding and storage in cortical circuits: electrophysiological studies 1501 5 $50,000.00
Chauhan, Satyaveer
Department
John Molson School of Business
RGPIN Approaches for supply chain planning and scheduling 1509 5 $26,000.00
Chen, Zezhong
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Advanced techniques of on-machine cutter/part measurement and supplementary machining of out-of-tolerance features for accurate and efficient machining of 3-D printed complex workpieces 1512 5 $27,000.00
Dayanandan, Selvadurai
Department
Biology
RGPIN Evolution and conservation of biodiversity in forest and agricultural landscapes:insights from phylogeny and endophytic fungal microbiome of the forest tree genus Populus 1503 5 $33,000.00
de Almeida, Roberto
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Neurocognitive mechanisms of sentence interpretation 1502 5 $28,000.00
Delong, Andrew
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Implicit generative modeling for computational genomics 1507 5 $40,000.00
DEROCHE, Mickael
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Using pupil dilation as a tool for assisted hearing in noisy environments 1502 5 $24,000.00
Dolatabadi, Ali
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Analysis of multiphase flows for functional coatings 1512 5 $76,000.00
Eicker, Ursula
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Multiscale urban modeling and monitoring strategies for urban CO2 reduction 1512 5 $55,000.00
Fevens, Thomas
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Towards Effective and Interpretable Deep Learning Applications for Microscopic Medical Imaging 1507 5 $24,000.00
Forgione, Pat
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
RGPIN Development of Decarboxylative and Desulfinative Cross-Coupling Strategies Towards Drug-Discovery, Materials and Biomass-Derived Platform Chemicals 1504 5 $29,000.00
Frank, Mariana
Department
Physics
SAPIN Beyond the Standard Model Scenarios: Dark Matter and Collider Signals 19 5 $45,000.00
Gaillardetz, Patrice
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Robust Optimizations For Equity-Linked Products 1508 5 $18,000.00
Galal, Khaled
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Seismic Design, Detailing, and Retrofit of Reinforced Concrete Masonry Shear Walls 1509 5 $36,000.00
Gora, Pawel
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Invariant measures for non-autonomous dynamical systems. 1508 5 $18,000.00
Harutyunyan, Hovhannes
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Combinatorial Algorithms for Parallel and Distributed Computing 1507 5 $24,000.00
Joyce, Paul
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
RGPIN Interplay of structure, activity and localization in tRNA nucleotidyltransferase function 1501 5 $32,000.00
Korotkin, Dmitry
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
RGPIN Integrable systems, gravity and moduli spaces 1505 5 $34,000.00
Kosseim, Leila
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Computational Discourse Analysis 1507 5 $41,000.00
Krzyzak, Adam
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Deep Learning with Applications in Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis 1507 5 $29,000.00
Li, S. Samuel
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Exploring turbulence-sediment dynamics for river erosion control 1509 5 $31,000.00
Lima Coutinho, Rodolfo
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Internet of Underwater Things: Developing Next Generation Large-Scale Autonomous Ocean Monitoring Systems 1507 5 $29,000.00
Liu, Yan
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Building Non-centralized Discovery of Big Trajectory Streams: A Hybrid System Design 1507 5 $35,000.00
Mansour, Essam
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Systems and Algorithms for Easy-to-use Federated Data Science 1507 5 $24,000.00
Moreau, Christian
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Thermal Spray Processing: Process Diagnostics and Control by Artificial Intelligence 1511 5 $39,000.00
Moselhi, Osama
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Automation in Construction/ Project Management 1509 5 $36,000.00
Ouf, Mohamed
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RGPIN Optimizing urban-scale energy use with uncertainty from occupant behaviour 1509 5 $31,000.00
Packirisamy, Muthukumaran
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RTI System for Ultra-high Speed Imaging of Sonochemical Phenomena in Biological Cells and Transmitting Medium during Ultra Fast Phase Transformation 1612 1 $139,835.00
Pedersen, Eric
Department
Biology
RGPIN Dynamics of regime shifts in diverse and spatially structured marine communities 1503 5 $28,000.00
Peres-Neto, Pedro
Department
Biology
RGPIN Ecology in spatially structured environments 1503 5 $55,000.00
Pillay, Pragasen
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN NOVEL ELECTRIC MACHINE DESIGN TOPOLOGIES FOR ELECTRIFIED TRANSPORTATION 1510 5 $64,000.00
Rahaman, Saifur
Department
Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering
RTI Streaming potential analyzer (SurPASS 3) for surface characterization of advanced functional materials for water, energy and health 1609 1 $100,155.00
Rigby, Peter
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Mining Software Test Histories to Identify Flaky Tests and Model Commit Failure Risk 1507 5 $29,000.00
Rivaz, Hassan
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Making Sense of the Data Trove Hidden in Medical Ultrasound Signals 1510 5 $33,000.00
Sacher, Michael
Department
Biology
RGPIN How mitochondrial physiology impacts protein sorting 1501 5 $42,000.00
Santosa, Sylvia
Department
Exercise Science
RGPIN Cellular and Metabolic Processes in Regional Adipose Tissue 1502 5 $40,000.00
Shadmehri, Farjad
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Automated Composite Manufacturing 1512 5 $23,000.00
Shihab, Emad
Department
Computer Science and Software Engineering
RGPIN Using Analytics to Improve Trust in Software Ecosystems 1507 5 $48,000.00
Steele, Christopher
Department
Psychology
RGPIN Training-related motor plasticity and the representation of skill 1502 5 $33,000.00
Tahar, Sofiene
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Formal Verification of Physical Systems 1507 5 $41,000.00
Valizadeh, Pouya
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Experimental and theoretical investigation of geometric and compositional factors in improving the off-state breakdown voltage, reliability, and enhancement-mode operation among GaN channel hetero-structure field effect transistors 1510 5 $28,000.00
Xie, Wen-Fang
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN AI-driven Visual Servoing of Industrial Robotic Manufacturing Systems 1512 5 $39,000.00
Ye, Zhibin
Department
Engineering and Computer Science, Faculty of
RGPIN Functional covalent triazine frameworks for catalysis and energy storage applications 1511 5 $39,000.00
Yousefzadeh, Behrooz
Department
Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
RGPIN Nonlinear Elastic Waves in Passive and Active Periodic Media 1512 5 $27,000.00
Youssef, Amr
Department
Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering (CIISE)
RGPIN Cryptographic Methods for Securing Cyber-Physical Systems 1510 5 $46,000.00
Zazubovits, Valter
Department
Physics
RGPIN Optical Spectroscopy and Microscopy: Photosynthesis Research, Conformational Changes, Tunneling in Biological Systems and Biosensors. 1505 5 $24,000.00
Zhu, Wei-Ping
Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RGPIN Advanced Signal Processing Enabled Massive MIMO With NOMA 1510 5 $39,000.00