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2012 Funding Results Archive


DECEMBER, 2012

Principal Investigator: K. Tepe
Department:   ECE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Monitoring and Controlling the Grid Integration of Photovoltaic (PV) Generation”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: W. Abdul-Kader
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Job Shop Production Planning and Control”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: G. Zhang
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Interactions
Title of Project:  “Build Connections and Partnership in the Areas of Supply Chain Optimization and Logistics Management”
Amount: $3,770

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyDepartment of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotope Analysis on Narwhal Tissue and Fish”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: J. Cibrowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyDept. of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada
Title of Project:  “Remote Sensing of the Bathymetry and Substrate of Selected Areas of Lake St. Clair”
Amount: $9,500

 


NOVEMBER, 2012

Principal Investigator:  C. Lee
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyCanada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “Laboratory for Integrated Transportation and Traffic Engineering Research”
Amount: $90,000
MATCHED by MEDI in the amount of $90,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Loeb
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyCanada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “Laboratory for the Study of Structure and Dynamics in Solid Materials”
Amount: $239,664
MATCHED by MEDI in the amount of $239,664

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Rehse
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyCanada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “A nanosecond laser spectroscopy facility for interdisciiplinary research”
Amount: $93,152
MATCHED by MEDI in the amount of $93,152

 

Principal Investigator: R. Riahi
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE / Novelis Global Technology Centre
Title of Project:  “Determination of Rolling Parameters on Mechanisma of Disturbed Layer Formation on Aluminum Alloys”
Amount: $59,000 / $40,000 Inkind

 

Principal Investigator: M. Boffa
Department:    Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation – Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Is TAFI a Novel Anti-Metastatic Factor in Breast Cancer”
Amount: $72,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: M. Saif
Department:   Dean of Engineering/ Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyUWindsor
Title of Project:  “Graduate Student Support”
Amount: $11,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Darroch
Department:   Communications, Media & Film
Funding AgencySSHRC Sub-Grant (McGill)
Title of Project:  “The Urban Night as Interdisciplinary Object”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator: C. Weisener
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyERRG—CNRL, Shell, Suncor, Imperial Oil, Syncrude, Total E&P
Title of Project:  “Naphthenic Acid Degradation by Gamma Irradiation: Investigating the Effects and Biological Responses to End Products in Fluid Fine Tails”
Amount: $195,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Green
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev / Waltron Trailers Inc.
Title of Project:  “Testing and Structural Analysis of Waltron Trailers’ Roll-Off Deck”
Amount: $100,000 / $100,000 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev ARC Extension / Sharkskin Coatings Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Development of Wear Resistance Coatings for Copper-Beryllium Components Exposed to a Harsh Environment”
Amount: $100,000 /, $100,000 Inkind

 

Principal Investigator: Z. Kobti
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyFedDev / Presteve Foods Limited
Title of Project:  “Smart micro Grid Power Management System”
Amount: $50,000 / $50,000 Inkind

 

Principal Investigator: I. Al-Aasm
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyThe Petroleum Institute
Title of Project:  “RFQ No. 5053—Provision of Consolidated Sample Analysis for PI”
Amount: $237,500

 

Principal Investigator: M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyBiofuel Net Canada Network / Ford
Title of Project:  “Engine Efficiency Improvement for Biofuels in Low Temperature Combustion Application”
Amount: $125,000 /  $250,000 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: L. Oriet
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyUWindsor
Title of Project:  “Professional Funds”
Amount: $3,700

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:   Biology
Funding AgencyOCE /  Biomedcore Inc.
Title of Project:  “Validation of the zGraft Model for Testing Drug Sensitivity”
Amount: $24,637.50 / $40,000 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Tool Path and Virtual Simulation Refinement of Laser Cladding Paths Using Advanced Manufacturing Tools”
Amount: $25,000

 

OCTOBER, 2012
 

Principal Investigator: R. Gras
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyCanada Research Chairs
Title of Project:  “Canada Research Chair in Statistical Learning and Simulation for Theoretical Biology”
Amount: $500,000 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   Biology
Funding AgencyCity of Windsor
Title of Project:  “Analysis of Wastewater Samples for Pollution Control Plants”
Amount: $6,600

 

Principal Investigator: B. Zielinski
Department:   Biology
Funding AgencyGreat Lakes Fishery Commission
Title of Project:  “The Anatomy and Physiology of an Extra Nasal Chemosensory System in the Sea Lamprey”
Amount: $125,288 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: S. Xu
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyFaculty of Education
Title of Project:  “Assistance for SSHRC Partnership Grant Development (Funding for RA)”
Amount: $6,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Caron
Department:   Mathematics & Statistics
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Optimal Distribution Centre Location”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau
Department:   CEE
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Design Feasibility Study of an Innovative Solar Chiller/Heater for Thermal Management of Greenhouse Water”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Wright
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyHigher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO)
Title of Project:  “An Evaluation of the Collegiate Learning Assessment as a Tool for Enhancing Pedagogical Practice and Student Learning”
Amount: $21,177

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation
Title of Project:  “Role of the Novel Cell Cycle Regulator Spy1 in Self-Renewal of Hematopoietic Stem Cells: Implications in Human Myeloma”
Amount: $77,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: Dora Cavallo-Medved
Department:   Biological Science
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation
Title of Project:  “Caveolin-1 Mediates Proteolysis and Invasion in the Tumor Microenvironment of Prostate Cancer”
Amount: $73,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: E. Fidalgo da Silva
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyWindsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation
Title of Project:  “The Role of Tuberin in the Development and Progression of Pediatric Brain Tumors”
Amount: $72,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biology
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Synthesizing the Current Understanding of Nutrients in Lake Erie and its Tributaries”
Amount: $35,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biology
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Assessment of the State of the Great Lakes Indicator Suite: Aligning with the Objectives of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement”
Amount: $35,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Andrews
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyUpper Canada District School Board
Title of Project:  “Development and Evaluation of a Mobile Office Ergonomic Risk Checklist-the Mobile Rapid Office Strain Assessment (mROSE)”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Carty
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing
Title of Project:  “Predictors of Adolescent Substance Use/Abuse”
Amount: $4,000

Principal Investigator: J. Lalman
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade Canada Scholarship – G. Varadarajan
Title of Project:  “Converting Low Value Agriculture Residues into Hydrogen”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Lalman
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade Canada Scholarship – M. Sundaresan
Title of Project:  “Converting Low Value Agriculture Residues into Hydrogen”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Lalman
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade Canada Scholarship – A. Musini
Title of Project:  “Converting Low Value Agriculture Residues into Hydrogen”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Riahi
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE / Novelis
Title of Project:  “Cold Rolling Lubricant Failure Temperatures in Sliding Contact as a Function of Base Oil-Additive Interaction”
Amount: $24,975 / $13,500 ($16,000 in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyConnect Canada / Mahle Filter Systems
Title of Project:  “MuCell Molding and Welding Characterization”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyUWindsor
Title of Project:  “The Effects of Benzo (a) Pyrene on the Developing Mammary Gland”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: G. Pandher
Department:   Business
Funding AgencySSHRC Insight Development Grant
Title of Project:  “Optimal Equity and Cash Managerial Incentives in Multidivisional Firms with Cross-Divisional Spillover (Transfer from UBC)”
Amount: $28,327.33

 

Principal Investigator: D. Martinovic
Department:    Education
Funding AgencyOCE / OTEP
Title of Project:  “Video Games Definition to Identify Cognitive Strengths and Weaknesses”
Amount: $24,999 /  $6,249 ($19,200 in-kind)

 

SEPTEMBER, 2012

Principal Investigator: J. Wu
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyCanada Research Chairs
Title of Project:  “Canada Research Chair in Automotive Sensors and Information Systems”
Amount: $1,400,000 (7 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyCanada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “Parallel sequencing facility for environmental, ecological and evolutionary research”
Amount: $77,545
MATCHED by MEDI in the amount of $77,545

 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCanada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “Arctic Mechanistic Research System for Studying the Integrated Effects of Physiological State and Environmental Variation on Reproductive Decisions in Birds”
Amount: $200,000
MATCHED by MEDI in the amount of $199,999

 

Principal Investigator: A. Edrisy
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE / Mahle Filter Systems Canada ULC
Title of Project:  “Mucell Molding and Welding Characterization”
Amount: $24, 999.30 / $10,009 ($20,000 in kind)

 

Principal Investigator: S. Das
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grant
Title of Project:  “Structural Behavior of Grain Bin Subject to Grain Loading”
Amount: $23,500

 

Principal Investigator: R. Gasper
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21
Title of Project:  “Improvement of In-Vehicle Acoustic and Communication Environment for Aging and Hearing Impaired”
Amount: $44,200 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: R. Gasper
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21
Title of Project:  “Development of Automotive Urethane Foam Science for NVH Acoustics Applications”
Amount: $41,200 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNSERC CRD
Title of Project:  “Flex and Renewable Fuel Combustion Engine Research- High Efficiency Enabling with Variable Charge Compression & Ultra-High Power Expansion”
Amount: $956,800

 

Principal Investigator: T. Najem
Department:   Political Science
Funding AgencyU.S. Embassy Ottawa, Office of Public Affairs
Title of Project:  “Speaker Series focused on 2012 U.S. Election”
Amount: $6,790 USD

 

Principal Investigator: M. Koschinsky
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyCIHR Scientifique Cafe
Title of Project:  “Preventing Cardiovascular Disease”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Freeman-Gibb
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencySigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Title of Project:  “A Study on the Integration, Use and Evaluation of Simulated Patient Scenario Video Clips Within a Synchronous Online Learning Environment”
Amount: $6,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Maheshwari
Department:   Business
Funding Agency:  VPR/Odette
Title of Project:  “SSHRC Partnership Grant Pilot Study: Newer Models of Transfer of Technological and Management Know-How from University to Urban and Rural Small Businesses”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Rueda
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyNSERC DG - Transfer from UWO
Title of Project:  “Bioinformatics Analysis of Protein Interaction in Oral Fluids”
Amount: $6,500

 

Principal Investigator: C. Macdonald
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyFaculty of Science
Title of Project:  “RA Funding for a Graduate Student”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Seth
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Title of Project:  “Bioassays for the Detection of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds (EDCs)”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: T. Bolisetti
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyEssex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA)
Title of Project:  “Surfacewater Data Clean Up/Completeness and Groundwater Data Corrections”
Amount: $12,800

 

Principal Investigator: J. Cibrowski
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Strontium Isotopes from Lake St. Clair, Detroit River and Thames River”
Amount: $12,075

 

Principal Investigator: R. Bahdi
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyGRF
Title of Project:  “Beyond Apology and Utopia: Towards Just Societies in the Middle East”
Amount: $1,228

 

Principal Investigator: R. Lippert
Department:   FASS/ Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding AgencySSHRC Subgrant
Title of Project:  “A Comparative Study of Canadian Municipal Corporate Security Offices (UVic Sub-Grant)”
Amount: $11,933

 

Principal Investigator: G. Rankin
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grant
Title of Project:  “Improving the Process of Rapidly Cooling Greenhouse Produce”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Cibrowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCentral Michigan University and University of Wisconsin River Falls
Title of Project:  “GLIC Implementing Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring”
Amount: $394,500

 

Principal Investigator: D. Sokolowski
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyRassini Frensos S.A. de C.V.
Title of Project:  “Brake Rotor Thermal Processing and Magnetization Project and the UMSA and IESV Upgrading Projects”
Amount: $17,500

 

Tri-Success Grant Program (TSGP) - SSHRC Grants 2012

 

AUGUST, 2012
 

Principal Investigator: E. Maeva
Department:   Physics and IDIR Group
Funding AgencyOBI (Ontario Brain Institute) / Tessonics Inc.
Title of Project:  “Mobile Transcranial Ultrasonic Imaging & Diagnostic Device”
Amount: $600,000  (cash) / $600, 000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator: D. Martinovic
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyOBI (Ontario Brain Institute / OTEP (Online Training & Education Portal Inc)
Title of Project:  “Using Video Games to Identify and Improve Cognition in School-Aged Children”
Amount: $331,000  (cash) / $331,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Evaluate Delisting Criteria for Benthic Communities in St. Clair and Detroit Rivers”
Amount: $20,100

 

Principal Investigator: S. Chowdhury
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyC4 / Invotronics
Title of Project:  “MEMS Based Sonic Location System Using CMUT Transducers on a Hyperbolic Surface”
Amount: $20,000 (cash) / $5,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator: R. Barron
Department:   Mathematics and Statistics
Funding AgencyC4 POP
Title of Project:  “Cell-Centred Finite Different Method (CCFDM)”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Doucet
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyAnimal Behavior Society
Title of Project:  “Social Hierarchy and the Development of Dancing Ability in Young Long-Tailed Manakins”
Amount: $1500

 

Principal Investigator: D. Ting
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyASHRAE
Title of Project:  “Underwater Compressed Air Energy Storage System Model”
Amount: $4600

 

Principal Investigator: G. Zhang
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyUWindsor Internal Grant
Title of Project:  “RFID Based Logistics Supply Chain Optimization”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Mennill
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyAmerican Ornithologists Union
Title of Project:  “The Evolution of Duets in Thryothorus Wrens”
Amount: $1682

 

SSHRC Insight Development Grants 2012

JULY 2012

 

Principal Investigator: J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyAUTO 21
Title of Project:  “Development of the high pressure die casting (HPDC)-UMSA technology platform”
Amount: $69,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Lan
Department:   Odette School of Business
Funding AgencyCertified General Accountant (CGA) of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Perceptions of dishonesty of business students and personal values”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator:  G. L. Riley
Department:   Dramatic Arts
Funding AgencySSHRC Connection Grant                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Crossing boundaries: Commedia Dell’Arte across gender, genre, and geography”
Amount: $26,130

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyCLIF                                                     
Title of Project:  “Edible manufacturing learning: Building manufacturing engineering awareness peer-to-peer and in community outreach”
Amount: $2,450 

 

Principal Investigator:  T. Carmichael
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyLanxess Inc.                                                                       
Title of Project:  “Stretchable electronic devices fabricated using Isobutylene-based materials”
Amount: $360,000 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCanadian Ministry of the Environment                                                                          
Title of Project:  “Identification of aquatic invertebrates]”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator:  P. Sealy
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing Internal Research Grant                                                                 
Title of Project:  “Estimates of exposure to psychosocial stress, coping and distress, and depression and weight fluctuations in first and third year nursing students”
Amount: $2,000 

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Trenhaile
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science/ VPR                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Using magnetic susceptibility to determine rates and patterns of soil erosion in Essex County”
Amount: $7,900

 

Principal Investigator:  M.A. Valiante
Department:   Law
Funding AgencySSHRC Sub-grant                                                                            
Title of Project:  “Towards a Great Lakes Policy Research Partnership”
Amount: $21,010 (2 yrs)   

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Mennill
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyAnimal Behavior Society                                                                 
Title of Project:  “The evolution of duets in Thryothorus Wrens”
Amount:  $1,250 USD

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Yang
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage                                                                
Title of Project:  “Hydro-geophysical investigation of landfill leachate and environmental impact at a closed municipal waste landfill in Southwestern Ontario”
Amount: $24,948      

         

Principal Investigator:  A. Snowdon
Department:   Odette School of Business
Funding Agency: AUTO21                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Innovations for children’s safety in vehicles”
Amount: $22,000

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Bhandari
Department:   Business
Funding Agency GRF - SSHRC                                                   
Title of Project:  “How do Canadians make investment decisions? An extended theoretical model”
Amount: $1,463

 

Principal Investigator:  S. H. Eichhorn
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyTKMA Technologies                                                                         
Title of Project:  “Catalyzed reactions of Ethylenediamine with CO2 and H2”
Amount: $5,600

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Schlesinger
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyFedDev / Innotech Precision Inc.                                                                   
Title of Project:  “Medium part size plating development project for Innotech”
Amount: $65,000 / $20,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Hall
Department:   Labour Studies
Funding AgencyCUPE Local 543                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Post Strike Review”
Amount: $3,600 

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Tam
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering/ MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Assessing the life cycle benefits and impact of emerging automotive technologies”
Amount: $69,000 (2 yrs)   

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Tam
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering/ MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Development of automotive urethane foam science for NVH acoustics applications”
Amount: $41,200 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  P. Vacratsis
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyCIHR                                                                    
Title of Project:  “Molecular mechanics regulating the Myotubularin-related 2 lipid Phophatase mutated in the neuromuscular disorder charcot-marie tooth disease”
Amount: $325,501 (5 yrs)

 


JUNE 2012

Principal Investigator:  F. Ghrib
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyConnect Canada                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Thermal Mechanical Fatigue of a Cylinder-head Material Model Development and Verification”
Amount: $10,500               

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Urbanic
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyConnect Canada                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Development of an Automated Manufacturing Line and Process to Produce Plastic Injection Molds”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyConnect Canada                                                                               
Title of Project:  “One Dimensional Simulation of a Vehicle Thermal Model with an Emphasis on HVAC Development”
Amount: $10,500

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyConnect Canada                                                                               
Title of Project:  “One Dimensional Vehicle Thermal Management Engine Flow and Thermal Model to Determine the Effectiveness of Various Fuel Enablers”
Amount: $10,500

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Barron
Department:   Mathematics & Statistics
Funding AgencyFedDev / Polar Racking Inc.                                           
Title of Project:  “Prediction of Wind Loads on Flat Roof-Mounted Solar Panels”
Amount: $20,000 / $20,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  N. Kar
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyFedDev / Tesla Digital Inc.              
Title of Project:  “Stand-Alone Sustainable LED Lighting System:  Development and Implementation of System Components and Verification of Performance”
Amount: $50,000 / $5,000, $45,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Johrendt & B. Minaker
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev / Thunder Composite Technologies                                                                               
Title of Project:  “Modeling design and development of prototype composite automotive sway bar”
Amount: $52,445 / $62,550 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Sokolowski
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev / Advanced Machining Services Inc.                                                                             
Title of Project:  “Thermal Management System for an Oil Well Logging Tool”
Amount: $70,000 / $70,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Sobiesiak
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev / Rezmin Tool & Die Inc.                                                                   
Title of Project:  “Development, Manufacturing of Two-Phase Fuel Injector for Direct Injection Engines”
Amount: $20,000 / $20,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  Z. Kobti
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyFedDev / Cornerstone Intelligent Software Corp.                                       
Title of Project:  “Model Design Estimator System”
Amount: $43,700 / $43,700 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  I. Azab
Department:   Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Funding AgencyFedDev/ Ramstar Carbide Tool Inc.                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Flexible Setup and Process Design”
Amount: $40,000 / $40,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  N. Kar
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering                 
Funding AgencyFedDev /  Sun Source Grids Inc.    
Title of Project:  “Power point tracking based smart switch development for seamless transfer between solar PV and Grid”
Amount: $50,000 / $50,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Balachandar
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyFedDev / Stratus Hydroponics International Inc.                                                                         
Title of Project:  “Regulation of Root-zone Temperature using PVC Flow Channels”
Amount: $30,000 / $5,000, $25,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  L. Porter
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyFedDev / Biomed core Inc.                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Model Development toward Studying Metastasis of Tumor Tissue”
Amount: $65,000 / $10,000, $55,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Das
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyFedDev / MEDA Ltd.         
Title of Project:  “Development and Testing of Basalt Fiber Reinforced Concrete Material and Products”
Amount: $35,000 / $3,000, $32,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Sobiesiak
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyFedDev / Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.                                                                           
Title of Project:  “Development, Manufacturing of Two-Phase Fuel Pump and Fueling System Integration for Direct Injection Engines”
Amount: $20,000 / $20,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  H. A. ElMaraghy
Department:   IMSE
Funding AgencyFedDev / Clifford Produce Packing Inc.                                                                        
Title of Project:  “A Modular and Reconfigurable Cherry Tomato Packaging System”
Amount: $60,000 / $60,000 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  P. Henshaw
Department:   C& EE
Funding AgencyFedDev / Enviroshake Inc.                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Coated Product for Enviroshake"
Amount: 39,355 / 45,040 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyOCE TPS / Great Lakes Energy & Southwestern Manufacturing             
Title of Project:  “Flock Optimized Vertical Axis Wind Turbine”
Amount: $24,999.30 / $7,500, $23,500 (in-kind)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Xu
Department:   Faculty of Education
Funding AgencySSHRC LOI – Partnership Grant                                                                    
Title of Project:  “Reciprocal learning in teacher education and school education between Canada and China”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Bailey
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC                                                                               
Title of Project:  “CAISIN II: Sampling Team Project 1.4”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Sokolowski
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAUTO21                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Development of the high pressure die casting (HPDC)- UMSA technology platform”
Amount: $39,200 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Pfaff
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyNursing Internal Research Grant                                                                   
Title of Project:  “New graduate nurse engagement in interprofessional collaboration: A mixed=-methods study”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Dayus
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyCLIF Grant
Title of Project:  “Nursing in Arviat, Nunavut”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Milne
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyUWindsor TSGP - CIHR                                                                  
Title of Project:  “Understanding sympathetic over-activation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and the role of pulmonary rehabilitation”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Abdel-Raheem
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyUWindsor TSGP - NSERC              
Title of Project:  “Improved design software-defined radio (SDR) using OFDM/ FBMC with hardware implementations”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Guarini
Department:   Philosophy
Funding AgencyUWindsor TSGP - SSHRC                                                                              
Title of Project:  “Visualizing Similarity in Higher Dimensional Spaces”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Hlynka
Department:   Math and Stats
Funding Agency:  UWindsor Faculty of Science/VPR                                                                
Title of Project:  “Queuing Research ”
Amount: $12,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Gauld
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyUWIndsor Faculty of Science/VPR                                
Title of Project:  “Computational and theoretical investigations on the chemistry of biocatalysts: Scalpels of catalysis”
Amount: $36,610

 

Principal Investigator:  H. Eichhorn
Department:   Chemistry and Biochemistry
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science/VPR                                                                
Title of Project:  “Side-chain free discotic liquid crystals as organic semiconductors”
Amount: $24,650

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Bandyopadhyay
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science/VPR                                                                
Title of Project:  “Design of optical networks”
Amount: $13,340

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Ahmadi
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyCMC Microsystems                                                                           
Title of Project:  “Contributions to research Centre for integrated microsystems (Embedded Systems Canada ”
Amount: $34,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Gowing
Department:   Business
Funding Agency CLIF Grant                                                         
Title of Project:  “Business simulation to improve student engagement”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Elsaid
Department:   Business
Funding Agency:  UWindsor Internal Grant                                                                  
Title of Project:  “Functional and Educational Background of Successor CEO’s”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyUniversity of Costa Rica                                                                  
Title of Project:  “Analysis of Shark Samples for Stable Isotopes”
Amount: $9,130

 

Principal Investigator: C. Weisener
Department:   Faculty of Science/ Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencySolid Energy Coals of New Zealand                                                                             
Title of Project:  “Mussel Shell Treatment of AMD Research”
Amount: $7,680 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: M. Cristescu
Department:   GLIER        
Funding AgencyNSERC                                                                               
Title of Project:  “CAISN II Project 1.6: Plankton biodiversity in major Canadian ports as revealed by next generation sequencing: Sensitivity test and data validation”
Amount: $55,000

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Polat
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grant                                                                     
Title of Project:  “Assessment of alkaline lamprotie diatremes for diamond potential: The Tasse property of Barker Mineral Ltd. BC”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Lazure
Department:   History
Funding AgencyUWindsor GRF                                                                  
Title of Project:  “Les chemins de la gloire. L’élite culturelle sévillane et la cour de Madrid au XVlle siècle”
Amount: $25,153.74

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Roland
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyCLIF Grant                                                          
Title of Project:  “Beginning Teachers: Storytelling for Professional Practice”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Jasra
Department:   Interfaculty/ Forensics
Funding AgencyCLIF Grant                                                                          
Title of Project:  “CSI- Windsor: Forensics Hands-on”
Amount: $2,500

 

MAY 2012
 

Principal Investigator:  D. Haffner
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding Agency:  Ministry of Economic Development & Innovation                                                                        
Title of Project:  “Innovative monitoring and prediction of non-profit source pollution and water quality in the Three Gorges Reservoir Catchment"
Amount: $250,000
 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade Canada                                                                        
Title of Project:  “Layered and Functional Gradient Nano-Hydroxyapatite Coatings for Implantable Medical Devices”
Amount: $9,009

 

Principal Investigator:  L. Jacobs
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyFoundation for Legal Research
Title of Project:  “Jurisdictional Quandries in Administrative Law in the Wake of Dunsmuir ”
Amount: $4,650

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Fox-Wasylyshyn
Department:   Nursing      
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing
Title of Project:  “Examining the Impact of Structured Support for Patients with Heart Failure on Hospital Readmission: A Comparison of Two Intensities”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Taylor
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyOCE - TPS
Title of Project:  “Enzyme-based Treatment of Industrial Process Water”
Amount: $21,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Cort
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyWSIB
Title of Project:  “The Authentication of a Human Posture Prediction Tool used for Virtual Ergonomic Analyses”
Amount: $35,523.65

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Crawley
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyFaculty of Nursing
Title of Project:  “Examining the Meaning of Health for Muslim Women”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Andrews
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyFaculty of Human Kinetics)
Title of Project:  “General Research Grant”
Amount: $7,000

 

Principal Investigator:  C. Sutherland
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyFaculty of Human Kinetics
Title of Project:  “General Research Grant”
Amount: $7,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Kenno
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyFaculty of Human Kinetics
Title of Project:  “General Research Grant”
Amount: $7,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. McMurphy
Department:   Social Work
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “An Innovative On-line Method for Teaching Threshold Concepts in Social Work”
Amount: $2,455

 

Principal Investigator:  P. Graniero
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “The Interdisciplinary Playbook”
Amount: $2,106

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Cristescu
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyConnect Canada
Title of Project:  “Effective Product Stewardship: Approaches and Tools”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Cristescu
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyConnect Canada
Title of Project:  “Approaches to Assessment of Chemical Emissions”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Pandey
Department:    Chemistry, & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyCIHR Banting Graduate Scholarship
Title of Project:  “Targeting Mitochondrial and Oxidative Vulnerabilities”
Amount: $105,000 (3 yrs)

 

APRIL 2012
 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency:  Canada Research Chairs Program
Title of Project: "Canada Research Chair in Trophic Ecology” (Renewal)
Amount: $500,000 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Doucet
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI) – Early Researcher Award (ERA)
Title of Project:  “Mechanisms, Funciton and Evolution of Avian Signals”
Amount: $100,000
 

Principal Investigator:  T. Pitcher
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI) – Early Researcher Award (ERA)
Title of Project:  “Pre-and Post-Spawning Selection in Chinook Salmon:  Implications for  Supportive Breed”
Amount: $100,000
 

Principal Investigator:  M. Mirhassani
Department:   ECE
Funding AgencyNSERC
Title of Project:  “Investigation of an On-Line Inspection for Airbag Quality Control”
Amount: $25,000
 

Principal Investigator:  H. Eichhorn
Department:   Chemistry
Funding AgencyNSERC
Title of Project:  “Synthesis of Irinotecan Metabolites ”
Amount: $25,000
 

Principal Investigator:  S. Pandey
Department:   Chemistry and Biology
Funding AgencyLotte & John Hecht Memorial Foundation
Title of Project:  “Anticancer Activity of Dandelion Root Extract: The Identification and characterization of the active ingredient(s) and clinical testing of an enriched aqueous extract of dandelion root in patients with leukemia, pancreatic cancer, and melanoma”
Amount: $157,500 (3 yrs)
 

Principal Investigator:  C. Weisener
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencySolid Energy Coals of New Zealand
Title of Project:  “TI Sequence Straitigraphy”
Amount: $8,100
 

Principal Investigator:  R. Bowers
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyWindsor Mold Group
Title of Project:  “Characterization of P20 Mold Steel”
Amount: $910
 

Principal Investigator:  Z. KobtiI
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyGoogle / UWindsor
Title of Project:  “Windsor Regional CS4HS Teacher Workshop”
Amount: $5,000 / $5,000
 

Principal Investigator:  I. Carter
Department:   Social Work
Funding AgencySouthern Network of Specialized Care
Title of Project:  “Exploring coping experiences of parents of adult children with dual diagnosis”
Amount: $5,000
 

Principal Investigator:  H. Hu
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyCaterpillar Inc.
Title of Project:  “Pressurized Solidification of High Strength Aluminum Alloys”
Amount: $5,000 (USD)
 

Principal Investigator:  J. Hakim-Larsen
Department:   Psychology
Funding AgencySociety for Research In Child Development
Title of Project:  “International Perspectives on Developmental Pathways for Arab Youth Identity”
Amount: $19,956 USD (3 yrs)
 

Principal Investigator:  L. Rodney
Department:   Visual Arts
Funding AgencySSHRC Public Outreach
Title of Project:  “The Border Bookmobile Public Archive”
Amount: $49,357
 

Principal Investigator:  D. Martinovic
Department:   Education
Funding AgencySSHRC Public Outreach
Title of Project:  “Teacher Access to and Utilization of Applied Education Research”
Amount: $78,570
 

Principal Investigator:  M. Schlesinger
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyOCE CPoP
Title of Project:  “Magnesium Automotive Market Realized”
Amount: $45,000 (5 yrs)
 

Principal Investigator:  S. Chowdhury
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE CPoP
Title of Project:  “MEMS Tri-mode Radar for Automotive Application”
Amount: $85,000 (5 yrs)
 

Principal Investigator:  D. Ting
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE TPS
Title of Project:  “Enhanced Thermal Management in Geothermal Heat/Cold Capturing”
Amount: $29,100 (4 yrs)
 

Principal Investigator:  J. Johrendt
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOCE TPS
Title of Project:  “Co-pultruded Hybrid Aerospace Structural Elements”
Amount: $42,000
 

Principal Investigator:  S. Fields
Department:   PAC
Funding AgencyNSERC Regional Opportunities Fund
Title of Project:  “Researcher Speed Dating Session”
Amount: $2,500


Humanities & Social Sciences Research Grants (HSSRG) 2012

Women's Research Grants 2012

NSERC Discovery Grants 2012

NSERC Research Tools & Instruments 2012

SSHRC Insight Grants 2012

 

MARCH 2012
 

Principal Investigator:  D. Green
Department:   Mechanical, Automotive & Materials Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC Automotive Partnership Canada (APC)
Title of Project:  “Development of a hybrid electrohydraulic-hydromechanical drawing process for production of lightweight automotive parts”
Amount: $1,046,800 (4 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyNSERC Strategic Network Enhancement Initiative
Title of Project:  “CAISN II SNEI Proposal”
Amount: $32,000

 

Principal Investigator: G. Faouzi
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyHigher Education Quality Council of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Assessment of Higher Education Learning Outcomes Feasibility Study: Civil Engineering Pilot Project”
Amount: $6,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyFisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Sensitivity of Great Lakes Coastal Indicators to a Changing Climate”
Amount: $9,800

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Maticka-Tyndale
Department:   Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding AgencyCIHR HIV/AIDS CBR Program
Title of Project:  “Promoting and Owning Empowerment and Resilience among African, Caribbean, and Black Youth in Windsor (POWER)”
Amount: $373,274 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  B. Adam
Department:   Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Funding AgencyCIHR HIV/AIDS CBR Program
Title of Project:  “The Trans MSM Sexual Health Study”
Amount: $99,552 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Heath
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Silver Shiner Genic Conservation Status and Population Connectivity”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyNuclear Waste Management Organization
Title of Project:  “Development of NDE Methods for Copper Coating on Steel for Nuclear Waste Containers”
Amount: $219,930

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyNuclear Waste Management Organization
Title of Project:  “Investigation of the Influence of Substrate Condition on Cold Spray Copper Coating Properties”
Amount: $203,658

 

Principal Investigator:  B. Boubakeur
Department:   Computer Science
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Accurate Calibration of X-ray Imaging Systems Used for LAUE and Stress Measurement in Single Crystals”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyFord
Title of Project:  “Joining of Dissimilar Materials and Tribology”
Amount: $50,440

 

Principal Investigator: S. Das
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC CRD
Title of Project:  “Fatigue Behavior of Skelp End Welds in Spiral Welded Oil and Gas Pipes”
Amount: $60,770 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyYukon Provincial Government
Title of Project:  “Analysis of POP’s in Bear Samples”
Amount: $2,310

 

AUTO 21 Grants 2012

 

FEBRUARY 2012

Principal Investigator:  L. Corkum
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Use of Pheromones and Acoustics to Attract Round Gobies and the Use of Genetic Markers to Monitor the Invasion Front of Gobies”
Amount: $24,000

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Chowdhury
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyOntario Centres of Excellence
Title of Project:  “MEMS Tri-Mode Radar for Automotive Adaptation”
Amount: $85,000

 

Principal Investigator:  I. Samson
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyNSERC CRD
Title of Project:  “PGE-Cu Mineralization in the Coldwell Complex, Ontario: Controls on Mineralization and Exploration Vectors”
Amount: $133,297 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Environment
Title of Project:  “2011/12 COA Agreement Lake St. Clair Work Plan Actions”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “PCBs and PBDEs in Otter Scat (John Elliot) “
Amount: $9,200

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Tawfik / F. Schlosser
Department:   Faculty of Law / Business
Funding AgencySSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant
Title of Project:  “Strategies and Best Practices for Overcoming Obstacles to the Effective Commercialization of Student Innovation on University Campuses”
Amount: $20,100

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Zheng
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyNavistar
Title of Project:  “Development of Combustion Strategies with Gasoline- Diesel Fuels and VVA and Deployment of 13L SCTE”
Amount: $260,000

Principal Investigator:  Office of Research Services
Department:   ORS
Funding AgencyNSERC Regional Opportunities Fund Grant
Title of Project:  “Industry-Researcher Connector Event in Chatham, ON”
Amount: $2,910

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Woolf
Department:   Kinesiology
Funding AgencyUniversity of New South Wales
Title of Project:  “Death for Performance: What Would Athletes Trade Off For Success?”
Amount: $7,825.60

 

Principal Investigator:  J .Macfarlane
Department:   Faculty of Law
Funding AgencyLaw Foundation of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Identifying and Meeting the Needs of Self-Represented Litigants”
Amount: $48,280

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Contaminant Analysis in Seabirds and Turtles (Desolla)”
Amount: $18,225

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Surveillance of AIS in the Great Lakes”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Johrendt
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyAuto21, Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Co-Pultruded Hybrid Aerospace Structural Elements”
Amount: $25,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyFisheries and Oceans Canada
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotopic Analysis on Trophic Species in Baffin Bay”
Amount: $7,000

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Ciborowski
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Combining Field Experiments and Hydrodynamic Modeling to Study Walleye Spawning and Nursery Habitats in the Near shore area of Western Lake Erie and their Linkage to Walleye Recruitment”
Amount: $35,000

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyOntario Centres of Excellence
Title of Project:  “Analytical Study to Support the Scaling up of an Underwater Compressed Air Energy Storage System”
Amount: $13,500

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Rankin
Department:   MAME
Funding AgencyOntario Centres of Excellence
Title of Project:  “Experimental Study of the Pulsed Gas Dynamic Spray Process”
Amount: $68,175 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Schlesinger
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyHenry Ford Health System
Title of Project:  “Improving the Effectiveness of Radiation Therapy for Cancer Treatment”
Amount: $13,200

 

Principal Investigator:  J. MacFarlane
Department:   Faculty of Law
Funding AgencyLaw Foundation of Alberta
Title of Project:  “Identifying and Meeting the Needs of Self Represented Litigants”
Amount: $35,990

 

JANUARY 2012

Principal Investigator:  C. Tindale
Department:   Philosophy
Funding AgencySSHRC Aid to Scholarly Journals
Title of Project:  “Centre for Research in Reasoning Argumentation and Rhetoric”
Amount: $52,350 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Bahdi
Department:   Law
Funding AgencySSHRC Aid to Scholarly Journals
Title of Project:  “Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice”
Amount: $69,900.00 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Suh
Department:   Economics
Funding AgencyUniversity of Windsor General Research Fund (GRF) - SSHRC
Title of Project:  “The Impact of Economic Growth on Korean Social Problems”
Amount: $11,887.35

 

Principal Investigator:  E. Selvarajah
Department:   Business
Funding Agency RTIF
Title of Project:  “Developing a Simulation Model to Analyze Warehouse Operations at a Major Canadian Company”
Amount: $1,500.00

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences/GLIER
Funding AgencyStony Brook University
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotopic Analysis of Fish Tissues”
Amount: $2,893.00

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences/GLIER
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Analytical and Interpretive Support for Stable Isotope Sample Analysis”
Amount: $10,000.00

 

Principal Investigator:  W. Anderson
Department:   Political Science
Funding AgencyBattelle Memorial Institute
Title of Project:  “Response to Employment Estimates Associated with Reauthorization”
Amount: $15,336.00

 

Principal Investigator:  T. Pugliese
Department:   Dramatic Art
Funding AgencyHigher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO)
Title of Project:  “The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Mentor Program”
Amount: $26,506.48 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Carriveau
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyOntario Centres of Excellence Smart Grid
Title of Project:  “Hydrostor Compressed Air Energy Accumulator Pilot”
Amount: $132,301.35 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Heath
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyOhio State University Sub-Grant (Great Lakes Fishery Commission)
Title of Project:  “Extension of Larval Yellow Perch & Walleye Population and Diet Genetic Analyses”
Amount: $9,479.68

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Sinha
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyOdette School of Business
Title of Project:  “The Market for Impact Investments”
Amount: $6,000.00

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Coyle
Department:   Social Work
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “A Checklist for Evaluating Course Curriculum and Teaching”
Amount: $2,500.00

 

Principal Investigator:  F. Schlosser
Department:    Business
Funding AgencyMinistry of Economic Development and Innovation Strategic Sector Support Grant
Title of Project:  “CCSBE 2011 Conference Support”
Amount: $5,000.00

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Valiante
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyURS Group Inc.
Title of Project:  “Development of a Pilot Binational AIS Rapid Response Plan for Boundary Waters of the Detroit-St. Clair River Corridor”
Amount: $3,805.20

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences/GLIER
Funding AgencyFlorida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Title of Project:  “Sawfish Stable Isotopes”
Amount: $8,295.00 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  W. Altenhof
Department:   Mechanical, Automotive & Materials Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERG Engage
Title of Project:  “Experimental and Numerical Impact Testing of a Novel Hockey Face-Shield”
Amount: $24,989.00

 

Principal Investigator:  S. Das
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Development of Smart Concrete for Pavement”
Amount: $24,500.00

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Rankin
Department:   Mechanical, Automotive & Materials Engineering
Funding AgencyCenterline Windsor Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Experimental Facility for Studying the Shock Wave Induced Spray Process”
Amount: $16,000.00

 

Principal Investigator:  D. Martinovic
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyCLIF
Title of Project:  “Providing Math Assistance Online: Assessment of Student Learning”
Amount: $2,500.00