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2011 Funding Results Archive

DECEMBER, 2011

Principal Investigator:  M. Schlesinger
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Improving the technology of electroplating for the Automotive Industry”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard             
Department:  GLIER
Funding AgencyCity of Windsor
Title of Project:  “Trace analysis of chemicals in wastewater”
Amount: $6,600

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada       
Title of Project:  “Synthesis of presentations/proceedings of the 2011 State of the Strait conference”
Amount: $5,000                                 

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Institute for Diagnostic Imaging Research
Funding AgencyOCE Market Readiness
Title of Project:  “Market Assessment Dental Ultrasonic Measurement Analysis”
Amount: $24,600

 

Principal Investigator:  W. Abdul-Kader
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Cargo Volume Optimization”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Institute for Diagnostic Research
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Field corrosion protection of welded joints in pipeline systems by low pressure cold spray”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  X. Nie
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Electrolytic Jet Plasma Oxidation (EJPO) Coating Technology for Aluminum Engine Blocks”
Amount: $143,997.75 (4 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  K Cramer
Department:   Psychology
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “Efficacy of My Learning Products in Student Assessment”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:   K Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyYukon Provincial Government
Title of Project:  “Analysis of POP’s in bear samples”
Amount: $9,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Hybrid automation systems for packing tomatoes, and improving the efficiency of box making operations and space”
Amount: $3,500

 

Principal Investigator:  J. U:rbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Feasibility study for the reclamation of rain water from tour plant roof to be used for floor cleaning and even as make-up water for the central coolant system”
Amount: $1,200

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Mold shop process value stream mapping to reduce costs and improve systems efficiency”
Amount: $2,400

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Blow moulding line process improvements to reduce costs and improve equipment utilization”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:    IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Application of lean manufacturing principles for solar panel assemblies”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Design improvements, and determination of manufacturing processes for solar powered water pumps”
Amount: $3,500

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyOCE
Title of Project:  “Systems improvement strategy for high volume nutraceutical product processing”
Amount: $3,500

 

NOVEMBER, 2011

Principal Investigator:  J. Macfarlane
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyLaw Foundation of British Columbia
Title of Project:  “Identifying and Meeting the Needs of Self-Represented Litigants:  An Empirical Study”
Amount: $36,000 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Woodruff
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport
Title of Project:  “Zoomers in motion:  A Health Promotion Strategy”
Amount: $6,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Schurko               
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyFaculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator:  Z. Kobti      
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyFaculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Northwood          
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyChrysler LLC
Title of Project:  “The use of nitriding thermal process to enhance wear and corrosion resistance for ball stud samples”
Amount: $18,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Walker  
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Student support on research identifying organizational archetypes of successful environmental performance and legitimacy within the Ontario solar industry”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  F. Schlosser             
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Student Support on Research with Non-profits and Renewable Cluster”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  C. Okechuku            
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Materialism, Individualism, and Value Consciousness in Chinese Consumer Choice”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  Y. An          
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Forecasting volatilities with asymmetries in both mean and variance dynamics of commodity futures”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Sun
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Firm Specific Litigation Risk and the Monitoring Effectiveness of Outside Directors”
Amount: $3,000 

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Mahajan
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Do Cultural Values Moderate the Relationship between Employees’ Social Skills and Employee Performance?”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Hutchinson
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette RTIF
Title of Project:  “Marketing Strategy – Regional Indicators”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Green
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Synthesis and Evaluation of New Anti-cancer Allocolchinoids”
Amount: $67,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Swan
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Probing the tumour suppressive functions of a known oncogene:  Skp2 interacts with cyclin dependent kinases to maintain diploidy”
Amount: $63,000 (2 yrs)

 

OCTOBER, 2011

Principal Investigator:  L. Porter                    
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCIHR Grant         
Title of Project:  “CIHR Café Scientifique: Cancer Talk/ Essex County 2011: Tobacco- Who’s Really in Control?”
Amount: $3,000                 

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCEMA
Title of Project:  “Synthesis:  Applying the Reference Condition Approach for Monitoring Reclamation Areas in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region”
Amount: $140,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “An Investigation of Positioning System Strategies and Path Planning Tools for Residual Stresses via X-ray Diffraction Measurements”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Balachandar
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering 
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants   
Title of Project:  “Optimization of Heinz Spin Cooler System”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Poling
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “Using student input to enhance academic success and student retention in the Biological Sciences”
Amount: $2,475

 

Principal Investigator:  H. Hu
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “Joining of Vacuum High Pressure Die Casing Aluminum Alloy: A Feasibility Study”
Amount: $24,300

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyMinistry of Research and Innovation (MRI) Research Grant
Title of Project:  “Institute for Diagnostic Image Research”
Amount: $3,000,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  B. Zielinski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyGreat Lakes Fishing Commission
Title of Project:  “The Modulation of Olfaction- Activated Movements in the Sea Lamprey”
Amount: $176,400 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencySevern Sound Environmental Association
Title of Project:  “Investigation of the habitat conditions in the nearshore of Penetang Harbour, Severn Sound, Georgian Bay through the evaluation of shallow-operating sonar equipment”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Lafreniere            
Department:   Psychology
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “Assessing likelihood of disengagement and academically risky behaviours in university students”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator: L. De Witt
Department:   Faculty of Nursing   
Funding AgencySSHRC Sub-grant- CURA Project
Title of Project:  “Assessing the processes of culture change in dementia care within diverse long-term care settings”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Andrews
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyCentre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders
Title of Project:  “Risk Assessment for In-Home Personal Support Workers”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Seth
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyInternational Joint Commission      
Title of Project:  “Investigation of reaction of kinetics of ozone with pharmaceutical products in the Great Lakes basin and their potential removal from wastewater effluents”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  C. Ezeife
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “Data Warehousing and Mining Online Training and Education Portal Video Games Data”
Amount: $25,000

 

SEPTEMBER, 2011

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Andrews
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyWorkers Safety & Insurance Board - Subgrant from UWaterloo
Title of Project:  “Emerging practices in observation-based posture assessment”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator:  W. Altenhof
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21 Subgrant
Title of Project:  “Innovations for children’s safety in vehicles”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. El-Masri
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyCancer Care Ontario
Title of Project:  “First Nations and Metis Cancer Screening Project:  Erie St. Clair Regional Cancer Program”
Amount: $52,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Sun
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyCanadian Academic Accounting Association
Title of Project:  “Did the Mandatory Adoption of IFRS Affect the Earnings Quality of Canadian Firms?”
Amount: $9,635

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Hall
Department:   Labour Studies
Funding AgencyWorkplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB)
Title of Project:  “Making Participation Work in the New Economy”
Amount: $59,876

 

Principal Investigator:  F. Schlosser / M. Tawfik         
Department:   Business / Law
Funding AgencyOntario Centre of Excellence (OCE)
Title of Project:  “Experiential Learning Program”
Amount: $450,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Bailey
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network  – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Project 4.4 Reducing uncertainty in the prediction and management of AIS”
Amount: $100,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Identification of Aquatic Invertebrates”
Amount: $17,500

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Snider
Department:   CTL
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Education
Title of Project:  “Develop and Test Course Writing Software – Object Developers Network”
Amount: $240,000

 

Principal Investigator:  H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network – CAISIN II
Title of Project:  “Project 1.5 Detection and distribution of invasive macrophytes in the Great Lakes”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Smith
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “Assessment in Clinical and Experiential Learning Contexts”
Amount: $2,500

 

AUGUST, 2011
 

Principal Investigator:  L. Corkum
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Identification of peak breeding intensity to maximize control of the invasive round goby (Neogobius melanostomus)”
Amount: $16,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Central Michigan University/US Environmental Protection Agency
Title of Project:  “GLIC Implementing Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring”
Amount: $394,500 (USD)

 

Principal Investigator:  H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Surveillance of AIS in the Great Lakes”
Amount: $24,600

 

Principal Investigator:  M. El-Masri
Department:   Nursing
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Title of Project:  “Evaluating the effectiveness of a nurse practitioner-led outreach program for long term care homes”
Amount: $131,354 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  L. Porter
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCanadian Breast Cancer Foundation Ontario Chapter
Title of Project:  “The Role of Spy1 in Mammary Gland Development”
Amount: $112,500 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  N. Kar
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Workshops           
Title of Project:  “Workshop on Green Energy and Technology”
Amount: $2,900

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Das
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants / Canadian Concrete Masonry Producers Association
Title of Project:  “Effects of h/t on Compressive Strength of Masonry Prisms”
Amount: $24,900 / $500

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Symons
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences          
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “Demonstrating paleomagnetic methods for locating Zn-Pb ore zones in carbonate rocks”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Balanchandar
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “Optimization of root zone temperature for increasing yield in greenhouse plants”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyGM
Title of Project:  “Fabrication of a custom made wire forming simulator”
Amount: $29,250 (USD)

 

Principal Investigator:  X. Chen
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers
Title of Project:  “Sustainable Year-Round Greenhouse Vegetable Production with Supplemental Lighting”
Amount: $108,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Northwood
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyChrysler LLC Group
Title of Project:  “Retained Austenite and Residual Stress Determination and Analysis in Induction Hardened Ductile Iron”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Tam
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada
Title of Project:  “Investigate Usage of Bio-based Materials”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Sobiesiak
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyConnect Canada
Title of Project:  “Head Gasket FEA Model Correlation”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada
Title of Project:  “1D Modelling of Steering Systems”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  C. Novak
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyConnect Canada
Title of Project:  “Noise Attenuation of Automotive Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning System”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  W. Altenhof
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada
Title of Project:  “Investigation of Robust & Accurate CAE Modelling of a Rubber Material”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Cavallo-Medved
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCLIF grant
Title of Project:  “Empowering International Students to Succeed in First Year Biology”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Hydrostor
Title of Project:  “Innovative Underwater Energy Storage/Accumulator Pilot”
Amount: $120,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Lippert
Department:   Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: SSHRC subgrant
Title of Project:  “A comparative study of Municipal Corporate Security Offices in Canada”
Amount: $13,073


JULY, 2011 

Principal Investigator:  D. Ting
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE Technical Problem Solving
Title of Project:  “Cooling of the Solar Panel”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Riahi
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE Technical Problem Solving
Title of Project:  “Characterization of Thermo-mechanical properties of hydrotreated kerosene and normal paraffin based cold rolling lubricants”
Amount: $24,999

 

 Principal Investigator:  B. Lee
Department:   Music
Funding AgencySSHRC Research/Creation in the Fine Arts
Title of Project:  “Integrating Sound and Image in Multimedia Performance”
Amount: $190,198 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Nelson
Department:   Communication, Media & Film
Funding Agency: SSHRC Research/Creation in the Fine Arts
Title of Project:  “DOCUM’ISTORY PROJECT”
Amount: $205,592 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyUS Geologic Survey
Title of Project:  “Science for effective restoration of Rivermouth Zones”
Amount: $29,100

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Crawley
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyRegistered Nurses’ Association of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Hidden No More:  Health Needs Assessment of Services Used by Hidden Homeless”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator:  I. Samson
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyMarathon PGM
Title of Project:  “Field Work”
Amount: $9,036

 

Principal Investigator:  M. El-Masri
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyGreen Shield Canada
Title of Project:  “Evaluating the impact of a cancer prevention intervention on the knowledge, attitude, beliefs, and behaviours of Muslim women”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  G.B. Angell
Department:   Social Work
Funding AgencyCIHR Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) Program for  Canadian Children”
Amount: $41,400

 

Principal Investigator:  Z. Zhang
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyFaculty of Education grant
Title of Project:  “International High Schools in China:  Are Their Students Well Prepared for Studying in Canada?
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Starr
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyFaculty of Education grant
Title of Project:  “Transition to Kindergarten:  Experiences of Ethnically Diverse Families of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Holloway
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyFaculty of Education grant
Title of Project:  “Preparing Teachers to Become Lifelong Learners:  Explaining Effective Educational Strategies of Critical Teacher Educators”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Cort
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyUniversity of Waterloo subgrant
Title of Project:  “Trunk muscular response following inertial based perturbations with and without exposure to whole body vibrations:  Potential implications for vehicle related injuries”
Amount: $8,627

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Johrendt
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage grant
Title of Project:  “Model development and process optimization for pultruded composite automotive leaf spring”
Amount: $17,500

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Nelson
Department:   History
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI) – Early Researcher Award (ERA)
Title of Project:  “Comparative inner colonizations  Ontario, Germany and the World, 1870 – 1945”
Amount: $100,000
 

JUNE, 2011

 

Principal Investigator: D. Martinovic
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyKnowledge Network for Applied Education Research – University of Toronto
Title of Project:  “Putting Theory into Practice:  Finding Paths to Students’ Engagement and Equity”
Amount:$20,379

 

Principal Investigator: A. Hussein
Department:   Math & Stats
Funding AgencyCIHR STAIR Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) in Applied Injury Research”
Amount:$10,200

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyKatelyn Bedard Bone Marrow Association
Title of Project:  “Cell Growth Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Renewal”
Amount:$5,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Riahi
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNovelis Inc.
Title of Project:  “Characterization of Thermo-mechanical properties of hydro-treated kerosene and normal paraffin lubricants based cold rolling lubricants”
Amount:$9,870

 

Principal Investigator: K. Williamson
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing Internal Operating Research Grant
Title of Project:  “An individualized telephone educational intervention for patients following an acute myocardial infarction during the first three weeks after discharge:  A pilot study”
Amount:$2,700

 

Principal Investigator: D. Rajacich
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing Internal Operating Research Grant
Title of Project:  “Environmental Work Factors Influencing the Satisfaction of Male RNs in Acute Care Settings”
Amount:$6,010

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyHydrostor Inc.
Title of Project:  “Research, Analysis, and Design of Select Aspects of Accumulator Pilot Project”
Amount:$10,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau / P. Graniero
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering /  Earth and Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyUnion Gas
Title of Project:  “UWindsor REACTOR project I Phase 2”
Amount:$89,096

 

Principal Investigator: D. Haffner
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyCity of Windsor
Title of Project:  “Stormwater Assessment and Biomonitoring”
Amount:$172,362

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Project 4.2:  Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phenotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount:$12,400

 

Principal Investigator: C. Novak
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21
Title of Project:  “Development of NVH Acoustic Material Science for Urethane Foams”
Amount:$15,000
 

SSHRC Standard Research Grant 2011

NSERC Discovery Grants 2011
NSERC Research Tools & Instruments 2011

HSSRG Grants 2011

RGW Research Grants for Women 2011

Tri-Success Grant Program (TSGP) 2011

 

MAY, 2011
 

Principal Investigator: M. Cristescu
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC CREATE Program
Title of Project:  “Training program in Aquatic Ecosystem Health:  Integrative Approaches for Studying Multiple Stressors”
Amount:$1,650,000

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Project 4.4: Reducing uncertainty in the prediction and management of AIS”
Amount:$248,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Koschinsky
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyAtherotech Inc.
Title of Project:  “Correlation of vertical auto profile [VAP] cholesterol lipid test Lp(a) measurement to Apo(a) K-IV(s) repeat isoforms”
Amount:$16,744

 

Principal Investigator: W. ElMaraghy
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grants
Title of Project:  “Flexible and adaptable set-up system for machining cutting tools”
Amount:$25,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Martinovic
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyFaculty of Education Research & Development Grant
Title of Project:  “Training the Trainers:  Raising Hopes for Successful Technology Integration among Teachers”
Amount:$2,669.50

 

Principal Investigator: W. Altenhof
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyCIHR STAIR Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) program for Canadian Children”
Amount:$33,975

 

Principal Investigator: Z. Kobti
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyCIHR STAIR Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) program for Canadian Children”
Amount:$21,825

 

Principal Investigator: R. Kent
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyCIHR STAIR Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) program for Canadian Children”
Amount:$38,400

 

Principal Investigator: B. Elman
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyLaw Foundation of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Annual Comprehensive 2011/2012
Amount:$332,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network - CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Project 4.2:  Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phenotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount:$43,400

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network - CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Project 4.2:  Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phenotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount:$35,900
 

APRIL, 2011

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Palmer
Department:  History
Funding Agency:  Canada Research Chairs Program
Title of Project: "Canada Research Chair in History of International Health” (Renewal)
Amount: $500,000 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: T. Basok
Department:   Sociology & Anthropology
Funding AgencyYork University - CERIS
Title of Project:  “Choosing to Become Unauthorized:  A Case Study of Mexican Migrant Farm Workers in Leamington”
Amount:$20,000

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  NSERC Strategic Network –CAISN II
Title of Project: “Project 1.1 Surveillance for AIS throughout Canada’s coastal waters”
Amount:$139,600

 

Principal Investigator:  H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  NSERC Strategic Network –CAISN II
Title of Project: “Project 2.2 Rapid response and decision support models for AIS”
Amount:$16,500

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Network –CAISN II
Title of Project: “CAISN’s Sampling Team Projects”
Amount:$40,000

 

Principal Investigator: T. Therriault
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  NSERC Strategic Network –CAISN II            
Title of Project:  “CAISN II Funding for West Coast Sampling Team projects”
Amount:$49,500

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Roland, J. Colella, B. Igbokwe
Department:   Education
Funding Agency:  Faculty of Education Research & Development Grant              
Title of Project:  “Conversations About Education”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  L. Corkum
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project: “Control and Management of Round Goby (Stage 2)
Amount:$36,000

 

MARCH, 2011

 

Principal Investigator: A. Snowdon
Department:   Business
Funding Agency:  CIHR
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention (TRIP) program for Canadian Children”
Amount: $600,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Snowdon
Department:   Business
Funding Agency:  CIHR
Title of Project:  “Institute Community Support Award”
Amount: $1,300

 

Principal Investigator: Ming Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  Ford Motor Co.
Title of Project:  “High Compression Ratio Combustion and Advanced Engine Design of Bio-Fuel Research Diesel Engine”
Amount: $504,400

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Contaminants in Duck Livers”          
Amount: $16,050

 

Principal Investigator: J. Willet
Department:   Visual Arts
Funding Agency:  The Art and Genomics Centre
Title of Project:  “BioARTCAMP
Amount: $3,000 (Euros)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Royal Military College
Title of Project:  “Standing Offer for analysis of Biological Samples of Organochlorines and Stable Isotopes”
Amount: $22,680

 

Principal Investigator: A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  GM Canada
Title of Project:  “Measurement of Friction on Insulated Copper Wire”
Amount: $26,525

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  International Joint Commission
Title of Project:  “Assisting the Nuisance Algae Work Group in Compiling Necessary Information to Suitably Complete a Wiki”
Amount: $4,994

 

Principal Investigator: C. Sutherland
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding Agency:  Community Living
Title of Project:  “A Balanced Approach”
Amount: $4,000

 

Principal Investigator: T. Carmichael
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency:  NSERC CRD
Title of Project:  “Stretchable Electronic Devices with Improved Mechanical Properties and Lifetimes”
Amount: $280,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  International Joint Commission
Title of Project:  “Measuring PCB, major organochlorine pesticides, mercury, and major fatty acids in Lake Erie Fish”
Amount: $22,080

 

Principal Investigator: B. Fryer
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Laser Ablation of Beluga Whale Teeth”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: M. Potter
Department:   CTL
Funding Agency:  Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Canada’s First Internationally Recognized University Teaching Certificate Program”
Amount: $19,200

 

Principal Investigator: K. Taylor
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency:  FedDev Ontario and Mancuso Chemicals Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Soybean Peroxidase Extraction and Processing for Wastewater Treatment Applications”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Green
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  CT Innovations
Title of Project:  “Numerical Simulation of Tube Forming and Hole Piercing”
Amount: $8,850

 

Principal Investigator: N. Kar
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency:  FedDev Ontario and D&V Electronics
Title of Project:  “Development of a More Robust Drivetrain Simulation System”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Woodruff Atkinson
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding Agency:  South West Area Recreation Guild
Title of Project:  “WE Walk:  A Pilot Study”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Jacobs
Department:   Law
Funding Agency:  SSHRC Aid Research Workshops and Conferences Grant
Title of Project:  “The Nature of Inquisitorial Processes in Administrative Regimes:  Global Perspectives”
Amount: $22,493

 

Principal Investigator: R. Bahdi
Department:   Law
Funding Agency:  SSHRC Aid to Research Workshops and Conferences Grant
Title of Project:  “Beyond Apology and Utopia:  Critical Engagements with Good Governance in the Arab World”
Amount: $23,940

 

Principal Investigator: N. Kar
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding Agency:  FedDev Ontario /  Essex Power Lines
Title of Project:  “Remote Fault Detection System for Electrical Power Lines”
Amount: $50,000 / $22,280

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Ontario Ministry of the Environment
Title of Project:  “COA Agreement St. Clair Detroit River Monitoring”
Amount: $59,960

 

Principal Investigator: L. Corkum
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Synthesizing information toward development of a model studying reproductive potential and recruitment dynamics of round goby in Lake Erie”
Amount: $60,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  Navistar Canada
Title of Project:  “Research for Advanced Combustion Control with Dual Fuel and HVA System Optimization”
Amount: $260,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau
Department:   Computer & Electrical Engineering     
Funding Agency:  Union Gas
Title of Project:  “Union Gas-UWin Strategic Research Initiative 2010-2011”
Amount: $14,868 (additional)

 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Using Physiological and Immunological endpoints to assess Stress in Common Eiders Exposed to Avian Cholera”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Tam
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency:  NSERC PromoScience Award
Title of Project:  “Engineering Outreach Program”
Amount: $7,500

  

Principal Investigator: S. Bick
Department:   Music
Funding Agency:  National Endowment for the Humanities
Title of Project:  “The Musical Legacy of the New School of Social Research”
Amount: $50,400 (4 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  City of Windsor
Title of Project:  “Analysis of Wastewater and Sludges”
Amount: $6,600

 

Principal Investigator: W. Altenhof
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  Essex-Windsor EMS
Title of Project:  “Mechanical Testing of Two EMS Vehicles to Investigate Compliance to the Ontario Provincial Land Ambulance & Emergency Response Vehicle Standard Sections 20.4 and 20.22”
Amount: $4,760 (additional)

   

FEBRUARY, 2011
 

Principal Investigator: C. Senn
Department:   Psychology
Funding Agency:  CIHR
Title of Project:  “Sexual Assault Resistance Education for University Women:  A trial in three Canadian Cities”
Amount: $1,313,891 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: S. Pandey
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency:  CIHR
Title of Project:  “Investigations of the Mechanisms and efficacy of neuroprotection by water-soluble coenzyme Q10 in a cellular and animal model of Parkinson’s Disease and its effects on behavioral changes”
Amount: $302,088 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: S. Pandey
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency:  David and Donna Couvillon donation
Title of Project:  “The Kevin Couvillon Research Project on the Anticancer Effect of Dandelion Root Extract”
Amount: $20,500

 

Principal Investigator: C. McGowan
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding Agency:  UWO Subgrant
Title of Project:  “Physical Activity, Mobility and Neural Health”
Amount: $22,644

 

Principal Investigator: D. Haffner
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  MRI International Strategic Opportunities Program
Title of Project:  “Initiation of the application of innovative fresh water management in the Three Gorges Reservoir, China”
Amount: $66,064

 

Principal Investigator: W. Crosby
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  University of Guelph subgrant
Title of Project:  “Phaseolus Genomica for Improved Bio-Product Development”
Amount: $963,700 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Sobiesiak
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  FedDev Ontario / GreenBlue Inc.
Title of Project:  “Preparation of Engines for Enhanced Combustion Testing”
Amount: $53,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Kustra
Department:   CTL
Funding Agency:  Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Assessing Graduate Teaching Development Programs for Impact on Future Faculty”
Amount: $37,971

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “White Paper and Background Materials in Support of SOLEC 2011 Conference
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: C. Senn / A. Forrest
Department:   Psychology / Women’s Studies
Funding Agency:  Strategic Priority Fund (Research portion)
Title of Project:  “A University-wide Intervention to Prevent Sexual Assault and Mitigate its Consequences”
Amount: $169,064

 

Principal Investigator: S. Pandey
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency:  Zymes, LLC
Title of Project:  “Evaluation of neuroprotectivity ability of Zyme’s water soluble CoQ10 (WS-CoQ10) in animal models of Parkinson’s Disease, Preclinical validation and dose optimization for clinical study”
Amount: $241,740  USD
 

JANUARY, 2011
 

 Principal Investigator: H. ElMaraghy
Department:   IMSE
Funding Agency:  Canada Foundation for Innovation – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project: "Innovation design studio and transformable manufacturing system”
Amount: $398,811
Matched by MRI in the amount of $398,811

 

Principal Investigator: C. Weisener
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  NSERC CRD
Title of Project: "Investigating the biogeochemical evolution of mature fine tailings associated with the end pit lakes in the Alberta Oil Sands”
Amount: $232,000 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project: "Lake Trout Health in the Great Lakes’
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Carasco, E. Mohammed
Department:   Law
Funding Agency:  Law Foundation of Ontario
Title of Project: "Women’s Legal Information Initiative”
Amount: $14,000

 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  NSERC Sub-grant
Title of Project: "Avian cholera in the Arctic:  Threat and opportunity”
Amount: $32,500

 

Principal Investigator: D. Andrews
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding Agency:  University of Waterloo Subgrant
Title of Project: "2011 CRE-MSD Research Retreat”
Amount: $8,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Kalajdzic
Department:   Law
Funding Agency:  Law Foundation of Ontario
Title of Project: "Accessing Justice:  Appraising Class Actions Ten Years After Dutton, Hollick & Rumley”
Amount: $15,000

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Central Michigan University/Environmental Protection Agency
Title of Project: "GLIC Implementing Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring”
Amount: $394,500 (USD)

 

Principal Investigator: G. Salinitri, V. Parashak
Department:   Education, Kinesiology
Funding Agency:  CLIF
Title of Project: "Experiential Learning through a Mentor-based Resiliency Intervention for ‘At-Risk’ Youth”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator: A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding Agency:  FedDev Ontario / Exactatherm
Title of Project: “Ion Nitrating of Ti Alloys for Aerospace Applications”
Amount: $50,000 / $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding Agency:  OCE Connections Program
Title of Project:  Various Projects
Amount: $26,900

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Title of Project: "Quality or Quantity - A Temporal Analysis Using Tracers to Relate Diet to Health of Lake Trout in the Great Lakes”
Amount: $149,625 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  NSERC SPG Subgrant
Title of Project: "Conservation and the Architecture of Fitness of Atlantic Salmon:  Reintroduction to the Great Lakes”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator: T. Pitcher
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  NSERC SPG Subgrant
Title of Project: " Conservation and the Architecture of Fitness of Atlantic Salmon:  Reintroduction to the Great Lakes”
Amount: $35,100

 

Principal Investigator: F. Schlosser
Department:   Business
Funding Agency:  John Dobson Foundation
Title of Project: "Dobson Fund for CEL Pre-incubation Venture Ideas”
Amount: $30,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding Agency:  Kenneth Molson Foundation
Title of Project: "Understanding the movement and behaviour of the Greenland Shark in Arctic Oceans”
Amount: $40,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: M. Schlesinger
Department:   Physics
Funding Agency:  C4 Consortium
Title of Project: "Solution to Prevent the Galvonic Corrosion of Magnesium through an Electroless Metal Coating Process”
Amount: $7,500