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2013 Funding Results Archive

DECEMBER 2013

Principal Investigator: Carmichael,  T
Department: Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: NSERC CRD
Title of Project:  “Stretchable Electronic Devices Fabricated Using Isobutylene-based Materials”
Amount: $600,000 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: Urbanic, J
Department: IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Omega Tool Light Weighting of Dies”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: Rashidzadeh, R
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Medical Devices for Minimally Invasive Image Guided Intervention”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: Gras, Dr. R
Department: School of Computer Science
Funding Agency: NSERC CAISN Network II
Title of Project:  “Project 1.1 Surveillance for AIS throughout Canada’s Coastal Waters”
Amount: $16,500

 

Principal Investigator: Wright,. A
Department: Centre for Teaching and Learning
Funding Agency: Ministry of Training- Colleges and Universities
Title of Project:  “The Teaching Evaluation Toolkit: Building the Basis of Better Teaching in Ontario”
Amount: $355,340

 

Principal Investigator: Wright, A
Department: Centre for Teaching and Learning
Funding Agency: Ministry of Training- Colleges and Universities
Title of Project:  “A Multi-Institutional Feasibility Study to Explore Mechanisms for the Development of Shared, Modular First-Year Enrolment Courses”
Amount: $290,758

 

Principal Investigator: Wright, A
Department: Centre for Teaching and Learning
Funding Agency: Ministry of Training- Colleges and Universities
Title of Project:  “Leading the Leaders; Developing Metrics and Management Mechanisms for Embedded Educational Leadership”
Amount: $90,274

 

Principal Investigator: Baker, N
Department: Centre For Teaching and Learning
Funding Agency: Ministry of Training – Colleges and Universities
Title of Project:  “Navigating Large Foundational Classes: Providing Scalable Infrastructure for Next Generation Blended Learning Classrooms to Enhance Student Learning Outcomes, Access and Choice”
Amount: $349,925

 

Principal Investigator: Kustra, E
Department: Centre for Teaching and Learning
Funding Agency: Ministry of Training- Colleges and Universities
Title of Project:  “Teaching Culture Indicators: Enhancing Quality Teaching”
Amount: $175,000

 

Principal Investigator: Koschinsky, M
Department: Science/ Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Title of Project:  “Role of Oxidized Phospholipids in the Pathogenicity of Lipoprotein (a)”
Amount: $22,057

 

Principal Investigator: Drouillard, K
Department: GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Bioaccumulation of Hg in Invertebrates from the Detroit River OR Assessment of Mercury Contamination in the Sediment, Benthos and Fish of the Detroit River using total, methyl and isotope mercury analyses”
Amount: $18,060

 

Principal Investigator: Crawford, M
Department: Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “Cross-Disciplinary Undergraduate Research Projects Integrated to Deliver a Collaboratively Assembled E-Text, Phase I”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: Cavallo-Medved, D
Department: Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “Applying a Virtual Experience to Complement First Year Undergraduate Biology Teaching Labs”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: Walsh, L
Department: Dramatic Art
Funding Agency: UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “The Inspired Acting Laboratory”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: Fitzgerald, A
Department: Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “Animal Advocacy and Environmentalism: Understanding and Bridging the Divide”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: Kwantes, C
Department: Psychology
Funding Agency: : UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “International Trustworthiness Study - Qualitative Analysis Component”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: Schlosser, F
Department: Business
Funding Agency: : UWindsor Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grant
Title of Project:  “Review of Entrepreneurship Programs Aimed at Marginalized Populations Including Youth and Women”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: Das, S
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: OCE / MEDA Limited
Title of Project:  “Development of Innovative Rehabilitation Technique for Damaged Concrete Culverts Using Basalt Fibres and Fibre Composites”
Amount: $20,000 /  $15,640 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: Das, S
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada
Title of Project:  “Development of Innovative Rehabilitation Technique for Damaged Concrete Culverts Using Basalt Fibres and Fibre Composites”
Amount: $10,000

 

Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Grants 2013


NOVEMBER 2013

Principal Investigator: D. Green
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: CFI  - Leaders Opportunity Fund
Title of Project:  “Universal testing facility for advanced characterization of automotive materials”
Amount: $350,000
MATCHED by MRI in the amount of $350,000
 

Principal Investigator: N. Kar
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage / Unconquered Sun Solar Technology
Title of Project:  “Development of an optimally-sized powertrain with integrated charging system for cost reduction and efficiency improvement in electric golf carts”
Amount: $25,000 / $61,992 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Predicting Climate Change for the Great Lakes Using the PRECIS Climate Model System”
Amount: $40,000

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project 1.2
Title of Project:  “Early detection of AIS using state-of-the-art technologies”
Amount: $38,500

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project
Title of Project:  “Sampling Team Projects”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC –CAISN Project 1.2
Title of Project:  “Early detection of AIS using state-of-the-art technologies”
Amount: $39,300

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project 4.2
Title of Project:  “Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phonotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount: $68,400

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project 4.1
Title of Project:  “Explaining variation in AIS impact using invasion history and organismal traits”
Amount: $21,900

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project 4.2
Title of Project:  “Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phonotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount: $17,400

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC – CAISN Project 4.2
Title of Project:  “Reducing uncertainty for risk based management through assessments of phonotypic plasticity and genetic diversity in AIS”
Amount: $22,450

 

Principal Investigator: A. Azab
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Computer Aided Process Planning for Cutting Inserts”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Analysis of POPs in Wildlife Tissues”
Amount: $22,050

 

Principal Investigator: S. Horton
Department:  Kinesiology
Funding Agency: Western University
Title of Project:  “Physical Activity for Adults with Autism and an Intellectual Disability – Phase 2”
Amount: $4,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. El-Masri
Department:  Nursing
Funding Agency: Windsor Regional Cancer Center
Title of Project:  An Evaluative Study of a Primary Care Based Integrated Cancer Screening Initiative”
Amount: $14,850

 

Principal Investigator: H. Hu
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage / Precision Technologies of Magna Powertrain
Title of Project:  “In-house recycling of aluminum A380 matching chips
Amount: $25,000 / $20,000 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Union Water Supply System
Title of Project:  “Essex Region Smart Water-Energy Nexus”
Amount: $90,000 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Chemical Analysis in Canvasback Livers”
Amount: $4,500

 

Principal Investigator: A. Jaekel
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage / Arada Systems Inc.
Title of Project:  “Enhancing reliability of vehicular communication using DSRC technology”
Amount: $25,000 / $7,880 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Project Grant
Title of Project:  “Development of high performance Chinook salmon stocks for commercial aquaculture:  Genetic hybridization to maximize culture efficiency and minimize environmental impact”
Amount: $526,600 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: T. Pitcher
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: NSERC Synergy Award
Title of Project:  “Yellow Island Aquaculture Limited:  an organic salmon farm using cutting edge research to improve fish quality and yield”
Amount: $200,000

OCTOBER 2013

Principal Investigator:  N. Kar
Department:   Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyCanada Research Chairs (Renewal)
Title of Project:  “Canada Research Chair in Electtrified Tansportation Systems"
Amount: $500,000 (5 yrs)

Principal Investigator: S. Pandey
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation – Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Preclinical evaluation of anti-cancer activity of long pepper (piper longum) extract (LPE) in vitro, in vivo and ex-vivo models of leukemia and other aggressive human carcinoma cells”
Amount: $77,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: M. Schlesinger
Department:  Physics
Funding Agency: Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation – Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Tumour Interstitial Fluid Pressure to Predict Response to Treatment (aka Exploiting Tumour Pressure to Predict Response to Treatment)”
Amount: $77,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: L. Rueda
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation – Seeds4Hope
Title of Project:  “Transcriptomic analysis of prostate cancer using RNA-seq data”
Amount: $77,500 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: R. Kent
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: Memorial University subgrant
Title of Project:  “Telegerentology:  A novel approach to optimize health and safety and to “age in place” among people with dementia in Newfoundland Labrador”
Amount: $16,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Synthesizing the Current Understanding of Nutrients in Lake Erie and its Tributaries; Current Status and Planning for the Future”
Amount: $30,000

 

Principal Investigator: W. ElMaraghy
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage Grant / Bokor Manufacturing Inc.
Title of Project:  “Blower Filter System Design”
Amount: $25,000 / $15,250 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: P. Van Wyk
Department:  Kinesiology
Funding Agency: Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network (TVN) Knowledge Synthesis Grant
Title of Project:  “Post-discharge rehabilitation interventions for older adults with cognitive impairment following a hip fracture”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Lippert
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: SSHRC Insight Subgrant (UWinnipeg)
Title of Project:  “A comparative study of Canadian municipal corporate security offices”
Amount: $3,753

 

Principal Investigator: R. Maev
Department:  IDIR
Funding Agency: Microtech Medical Technologies
Title of Project:  “Medical Phantoms”
Amount: $1,365

 

Principal Investigator: R. Rashidzadeh
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada with Landau Gage Inc.
Title of Project:  “Non-Contact Roundness Machine”
Amount: $15,690

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada with Kautex Textron
Title of Project:  “Components and Material Flow”
Amount: $13,622

 

Principal Investigator: M. Zheng
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Ford Canada
Title of Project:  “Characterize and Quantify Variability of Diesel Fuel Piezo Injectors”
Amount: $48,600

 

Principal Investigator: S. Pandey
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: OCE Market Readiness
Title of Project:  “Dandelion Root Extract as a Cancer Treatment”
Amount: $49,993


SEPTEMBER 2013
 

Principal Investigator: C. Novak
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship / AGS Automotive
Title of Project:  “Development of Plant Wide Abatement Strategy to Minimize Noise Impact”
Amount: $11,250 / $6,250

 

Principal Investigator: C. Novak
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: OCE / AGS Automotive
Title of Project:  “Development of Plant Wide Abatement Strategy to Minimize Noise Impact”
Amount: $24,990 / $25,000 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: M. Reavley
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: Canadian Association for University Continuing Education (CAUCE)
Title of Project:  “e-PICEd:  e-Portfolios in Continuing Education”
Amount: $3,500

 

Principal Investigator: R. Rashidzadeh
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: OCE / Landau Gage
Title of Project:  “High-Speed Measurement System for Transmission Parts Feature Extraction”
Amount: $24,999 / $19,000 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Weight of Evidence Approach for Assessing Toxicity and Recovery Priority Pollutants in the Huron-Erie Corridor”
Amount: $65,800

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotopes in Snapping Turtle Eggs”
Amount: $800

 

Principal Investigator: R. Maev
Department:  IDIR
Funding Agency: NSERC CRD / Enwin Utilities
Title of Project:  “Development and Application of the Low Critical Velocity Cold Spray Process”
Amount: $300,000 / $150,000 cash; $162,000 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Severn Sound Environmental Association
Title of Project:  “Co-operative Study – Severn Sound”
Amount: $9,000

 

Principal Investigator: I. Samson
Department:  Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding Agency: NSERC JSPS Researcher Exchange Fellowship
Title of Project:  “Paleomagnetism and rock magnetism of Hydrothermal mineral deposits (K. Kawasaki)”
Amount: $4,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of the Environment
Title of Project:  “Hexagenia Mayfly Egg Collection Revenues”
Amount: $2,500


AUGUST 2013

Principal Investigator: R. Riahi
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Prevention of ice and snow accumulation on solar panels”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: X. Nie
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Chrysler Canada
Title of Project:  “Oxide Coatings on Magnesium Parts for Liftgate Applications”
Amount: $7,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Smit
Department:  Law
Funding Agency: CTL - CLIF
Title of Project:  “Comparative and collaborative teaching in the Canadian-American Dual-JD programme”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Maev
Department:  Physics/IDIR
Funding Agency: NSERC APC Subgrant (University of Toronto)
Title of Project:  “Design and Manufacturing of Direct Micro- and Long-fibre Hybrid Lightweight Composites”
Amount: $522,000 (5 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Taylor
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: The Ontario Greenhouse Alliance
Title of Project:  “A Plan for Sustainable Nutrient Water Recycling”
Amount: $18,200

 

Principal Investigator: J. Urbanic
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: OCE / Whitfield Welding Inc.
Title of Project:  “Laser Clad Path Bead Geometry to Process Parameter Investigation for Tool Path Generation, Simulation, and Optimization”
Amount: $79,988 / $40,000 cash and $214,500 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: G George / J. Ku
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County
Title of Project:  “Enhancing the Welcoming Capacity of Windsor-Essex”
Amount: $29,300

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: US Geological Survey
Title of Project:  “Linking biochemically determined body condition of southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bears to Recent Ecological Changes”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Mirhassani
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: OCE TPS  / Vistaprint
Title of Project:  “Scheduling for Flexible Manufacturing Using Knowledge-Based Intelligent Systems”
Amount: $24,894 / $19,000 in-kind

 

Principal Investigator: B. Minaker
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Development of a Virtual Multi-Axis Shaker Table”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Minaker
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Evaluation of the Effects of Damping, Friction, and Hysteresis on Suspension Component Loads”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Government of Nunavut
Title of Project:  “Travel costs for Dr. Nigel Hussy to Arctic”
Amount: $3,688

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Clemson University
Title of Project:  “Organochlorines in Michigan Herring Gull Eggs”
Amount: $24,750

 

Principal Investigator: D. Ting
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: ASHRAE
Title of Project:  “Solar absorption cooling with solar bubble pump generator”
Amount: $4,700

 

JULY 2013
 

Principal Investigator: R. Balachandar
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Analysis of pressure drop for flow through strainers manufactured by Rodger Industries Inc.”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Mirhassani
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Scheduling for Flexible Manufacturing Using Knowledge-Based Intelligent Systems”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fitzgerald
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: GLIER-UW Fellowship
Title of Project:  “Animal Advocacy and Environmentalism:  Understanding and Bridging the Divide”
Amount: $18,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation—Ontario Region Fellowship
Title of Project:  “Implications of Spy1 on Estrogen Receptor Signalling in Breast Cancer”
Amount: $75,000 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “C&N Stable Isotope Analysis of Samples from East and Central Basins of Lake Ontario”
Amount: $22,275

 

Principal Investigator: Y. Daniel
Department:  Education
Funding Agency: VPR/Education Internal Grant
Title of Project:  “Active Youth Citizens and Leaders: (Tikkun) Healing Education for Youth Empowerment for Social Justice”
Amount: $6,500

 

Principal Investigator: P. Graniero
Department:  Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding Agency: CTL
Title of Project:  “Impact of the STEPS program on Environmental Studies students”
Amount: $2,366

 

Principal Investigator: J. Wu
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: University of Waterloo Research Contract
Title of Project:  “Automotive Positioning and Scene Reconstruction Based on Vision System”
Amount: $4,363

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Network - OTN subgrant
Title of Project:  “Understanding Species Movements, Interactions, and Environmental Variability across Canada’s Three Oceans”
Amount: $279,988

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “Identification and Data Entry of Wetland Invertebrates for 2013 Field Season”
Amount: $18,500

 

Principal Investigator: R. Balachandar
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada (with Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.)
Title of Project:  “Evaluation and improvisation of Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.’s design of Primary Roller Bed used in skid floor conveyor system setup at Ford’s body shop”
Amount: $13,691

 

Principal Investigator: R. Balachandar
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada(with Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.)
Title of Project:  “Standardizing the Leak Test Machine”
Amount: $13,691

 

Principal Investigator: R. Balachandar
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada (with Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.)
Title of Project:  “Designing and Standardizing of Industrial Parts Washers and Deburring System”
Amount: $13,691

 

Principal Investigator: D. Martinovic
Department:  Education
Funding Agency: SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant
Title of Project:  “Demand for skills and supply and development of skills for the future Canadian labour market”
Amount: $25,000

 

SSHRC Insight Development Grants 2013

 


JUNE, 2013
 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath 
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: CFI - Leading Edge Fund
Title of Project:  “Environmental Stressors in the Great Lakes - Assessment, Function and Remediation”
Amount: $2,252,000
MATCHED by MRI in the amount of $2,252,000

Principal Investigator: S. Xu
Department:  Education
Funding Agency: SSHRC Partnership Grant
Title of Project:  “Reciprocal Learning in Teacher Education and School Education between Canada and China”
Amount: $3,381,000 (7 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: A. Hussein 
Department:  Mathematics & Statistics
Funding Agency: CIHR Team Grant Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Kent
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: CIHR Team Grant Subgrant
Title of Project:  “CIHR Team in Traffic and Road Injury Prevention”
Amount: $18,400

 

Principal Investigator: M. Schlesinger
Department:  Physics
Funding Agency: NSERC ENGAGE / SHIMIFRIZ Inc.
Title of Project:  “Micro electroforming and ultra micro fabrication of components with modern electroplating alloying techniques”
Amount: $25,000 / $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: K. Lafreniere
Department:  Psychology
Funding Agency: CLIF
Title of Project:  “Exploring the meaning and consequences of learning orientation and grade orientation”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator: R. Caron
Department:  Mathematics & Statistics
Funding Agency: GRF - NSERC
Title of Project:  “Optimal Distribution Centre Location”
Amount: $1,246

 

Principal Investigator: R. Rashidzadeh
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Non-contact Roundness Machine”
Amount: $15,960

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Material Storage and Line Stocking”
Amount: $13,622

 

Principal Investigator: H. ElMaraghy
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage / Festival Tent & Party Rentals Inc.
Title of Project:  “New collapsible portable restroom (P-Pod)”
Amount: $25,000 / $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Aroca
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Spectroscopic and morphological characterization of asbestos fibres”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Altenhof
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Mechanical characterization and modeling of automotive seat heating components”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Barron
Department:  Mathematics & Statistics
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Flow and thermal analysis of a gas heater for cold spray applications”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Components and Material Flow”
 Amount: $13,622

 

Principal Investigator: R. Balachandar
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Noise Level and Noise Quality Reduction of Latch Actuator”
Amount: $14,003

 

Principal Investigator: A. Kobti
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: Google Inc.
Title of Project:  “CS4HS@UWindsor 2013 Regional Teachers Workshop”
Amount: $9,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Maticka-Tyndale
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: Trocaire
Title of Project:  “Exploratory Study on GBU – related Stigma, Fear and Discrimination”
Amount: $9,120

 

Principal Investigator: G. George
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: UWindsor FASS Grant
Title of Project:  “Experiential Learning Grant”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: N. Kar
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: UWindsor Internal Grant
Title of Project:  “IEEE International Workshop”
Amount: $2,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Lalman
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: UWindsor Internal Grant
Title of Project:  “Photocatalytic conversion of waste biomass residues/pulp and paper black liquor into feedstock chemicals”
Amount: $12,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: World Wildlife Fund Canada
Title of Project:  “Greenland Shark – Movements & Behaviour of a Vulnerable By-Catch Species in the High Arctic”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Caron
Department:  Mathematics & Statistics
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Optimal ordering policy balancing inventory and transportation costs”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: N. Kar
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Investigation of noise reduction schemes for BLDC motors in comfort seat ventilation module”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Mirhassani
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Network modeling and evolutionary optimization for Vista Print manufacturing system”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: H. ElMaraghy
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Lean manufacturing implementation at Dajcore Aluminum Ltd.”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Minaker
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: OCE TPS
Title of Project:  “Enhanced Vehicle Durability Through Virtual Testing”
Amount: $24,999

 

Principal Investigator: C. Rudhramoorthy
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title of Project:  “Governance and Insider Peace Building in South and S.E. Asia”
Amount: $100,621

 

Principal Investigator: I. Ahmad
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: UWindsor Faculty of Science Grant
Title of Project:  “Multi-media Computing Support”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Scoboria
Department:  Psychology
Funding Agency: UWindsor FAHSS Course Release”
Title of Project:  “FAHSS funds in lieu of Research Time”
Amount: $12,000

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Network – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Explaining variation in AIS impact using invasion history and organismal traits”
Amount: $21,900

 

 

Principal Investigator: H. MacIsaac
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Network – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Early detection of AIS using state-of-the-art technology”
Amount: $38,500

 

Principal Investigator: D. Heath
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Network – CAISN II
Title of Project:  “Early detection of AIS using state-of-the-art technology”
Amount: $39,300

 

Principal Investigator: S.H. Eichhorn
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: TSGP/VPR/Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Side-chain free discotic liquid crystals”
Amount: $20,000

 

Principal Investigator: C. Lee
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: TSGP/VPR/Faculty of Engineering
Title of Project:  “Comprehensive Modelling of Driver Behaviour, Traffic Flow and Travel Demand to Assess Safety of Passenger and Freight Transportation Systems”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Lu
Department:  Computer Science
Funding Agency: TSGP/VPR/Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Mining Online Social Networks through Sampling”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Yang
Department:  Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding Agency: TSGP/VPR/Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Support and Retain Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) re:  Integrated Numerical Investigation of Hydrothermal Fluid Flow on Sedimentary Basins”
Amount: $22,000

 

Tri-Success Grant Program (TSGP) Grants 2013

MAY, 2013
 

Principal Investigator: A. Azab
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Computer Aided Process Planning for Cutting Inserts”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Maev
Department:  IDIR
Funding Agency: University of Toronto subgrant
Title of Project:  “Microfiber-based Innovative Structural Auto Parts ”
Amount: $82,438

 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: NSERC Strategic Project subgrant
Title of Project:  “Avian cholera in the Arctic: Threat and opportunity
Amount: $30,000

 

Principal Investigator: T. Sefton
Department:  Education
Funding Agency: CLIF
Title of Project:  “Building creative communities through co-creating new music”
Amount: $2,500

 

Principal Investigator: M. Zheng
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC CREATE subgrant
Title of Project:  “Program in Clean Combustion Engines ”
Amount: $12,667

 

Principal Investigator: A. Mahajan
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: GRF - SSHRC
Title of Project:  “Antecedents and consequences of expatriate’s willingness to seek help from locals”
Amount: $13,531

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski            
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Suncor Energy Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Early Community Development in Reclaimed Landscapes of the Wapisaw Lookout Riparian Zone and Associated Wetlands
Amount: $144,432 (3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciencesd
Funding Agency: Syncrude Canada Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Development and controls on Zoobenthic Community Composition in Sandhill and Reference Fens – local effects of vegetation, substrate and water quality – 2013”
Amount: $54,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Cheng
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Schukra
Title of Project:  “Pressure-force Simulation for an Air Bladder in an Automotive Seat Comfort System”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: Z. Pasek
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Data Collection and Analysis Protocol for Obesity Tracking ”
Amount: $25,000
 

APRIL, 2013
 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCanada Research Chairs
Title of Project:  “Canada Research Chair in Integrative Ecology”
Amount: $500,000 (5 yrs)

Principal Investigator: S. Das
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: OCE TPS / MEDA
Title of Project:  “Testing of New High Performance Concrete Material Using Basalt Fibres”
Amount: $20,022 cash / $5,021 Cash & $29,200 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: J. Sokolowski
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Rassini Frenos S.A. de C.C.
Title of Project:  “Development of High Temperature Operating Procedures Rendering Test Samples(s) Characteristics Similar to Saluis Rassini Cast Iron Rotors and Electromagnetic Rotor Processing”
Amount: $133,000 USD

 

Principal Investigator: G. Zhang
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “RFID Base Warehouse layout and Inventory Control”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Bewtra
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: UWindsor GRF
Title of Project:  “Treatment of Hazardous Wastewaters”
Amount: $8,500

 

Principal Investigator: J. Cort
Department:  Kinesiology
Funding Agency: USCAR
Title of Project:  “Ergonomic Force Mat Measurement Tool”
Amount: $40,000 USD

 

Principal Investigator: P. Kaloni
Department:  Math & Stats
Funding Agency: UWindsor GRF
Title of Project:  “Magnetic Fluids and their applications”
Amount: $6,760

 

Principal Investigator: M. Mirhassani
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “A Sensor Network for Increasing Roll-of-Trailers Safety”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Optimization of a value stream using lean engineering tools”
Amount: $12,240

 

Principal Investigator: S. Cheng
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “IPVS Pump Simulation”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Trenhaile
Department:  Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding Agency: UWindsor GRF
Title of Project:  “Evolution of Rocky Coasts”
Amount: $4,429

 

Principal Investigator: L. Freeman-Gibb
Department:  Nursing
Funding Agency: Nursing Internal Grant Program
Title of Project:  “A study of nursing student satisfaction across a collaborative nursing program”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Khalid
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: AUTO21
Title of Project:  “An Integrated Smart Active Safety System (ISASS) for Vehicles
Amount: $18,275

 

Principal Investigator: D. Ting
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: OCE TPS / Geosource Energy
Title of Project:  “Enhancing the Geothermal Heat Pump Performance”
Amount: $31,252 Cash / $33,900 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: S. Das
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Performance of Concrete Mixed with Bundled Dispersion Chopped Basalt Fibres”
Amount: $10,025

 

Principal Investigator: D. Ting
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: OCE TPS – Essex Energy Corporation
Title of Project:  “Enhanced Turbulence Convective Cooling of PV Panels”
Amount: $22,477 Cash / $13,500 In-kind

 

Principal Investigator: B. Minaker
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Development of a Virtual Multi-Axis Shaker Table”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Minaker
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Evaluation of the Effects of Damping, Friction ad Hysteresis on Suspension Component Loads”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Riahi
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Surface defects, sources and solutions”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Das
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Structural Behaviour of Light Weight Conveyor Trough Frame Assembly”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: F. Schlosser
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: Ministry of Economic Development Trade & Employment – Youth Entrepreneurship Partnerships
Title of Project:  “Starting Lean and Venturing Forward”
Amount: $70,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Azab
Department:  IMSE
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Innovative Design of a Mechanized Grain Spreader and Leveler for In-Bin Drying Sylos”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: L. Porter
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: UWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Microinjection System to address Key Cell Biology Principals”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Mutus
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding Agency: Farm and Food Care Ontario
Title of Project:  “Biopolymer/BioFilters for the Removal of Nutrient and Micronutrients in Greenhouse Wastewater”
Amount: $66,096

 

Principal Investigator: R. Carriveau
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Industrial Waste Heat Energy Generation by a Novel Organic Rankine Cycle”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Chowdhury
Department:  Electrical & Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: M.I.S. Electronics Inc.
Title of Project:  “Master Development Agreement for ‘Ultrasolnic Sensor Technology’”
Amount: $102,000

 

NSERC Discovery Grants 2013
NSERC Research Tools and Instruments 2013
SSHRC Insight Grants 2013
Humanities and Social Sciences Research Grant (HSSRG) 2013
Women's Research Grants 2013
 

 

MARCH, 2013
 

Principal Investigator: M. El-Masri
Department: Nursing
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care Subgrant
Title of Project:  “Building & sustaining the nursing workforce for better patient outcomes”
Amount: $17,500

 

Principal Investigator: T. Basok
Department:  Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
Funding Agency: SSHRC
Title of Project:  “Reclaiming democracy and social justice: From the Arab Spring to Occupy to…”
Amount: $41,375

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Government of Nunavut
Title of Project:  “Satellite tags for ringed seals”
Amount: $9,155

 

Principal Investigator: Z. Pasek
Department:  Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Funding Agency: Connect Canada
Title of Project:  “Research and Development of KPI Structure”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Food Web Structure in Cumberland Sound for Use in Fisheries Management”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotopes in Artic charr: Assessing changes in the diet of an important commercial and subsistence species”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Contaminants in commercial importance of artic marine fish species”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of the Environment
Title of Project:  “Cause-effect linkage between chemicals of concerns and degraded benthos in St. Clair/Detroit Rivers”
Amount: $30,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. El-Masri
Department:  Nursing
Funding Agency: Hotel Dieu Hospital
Title of Project:  “Evaluating the “Assess and Restore” rehabilitation program of patients over the age of 65 years”
Amount: $12,000

 

Principal Investigator: W. Anderson
Department:  Political Science
Funding Agency: Ministry of Agriculture and Food and the Ministry of Rural Affairs
Title of Project:  “Assessing the impacts of the deregulation of food packaging in Canada”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Lalman
Department:  Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: UWindsor
Title of Project:  “Producing bioenergy using microbial fuel cells (Dr. Moon)”
Amount: $5,400

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Environment Canada
Title of Project:  “PCBs, OCs, PBDEs in eggs (Burgess)”
Amount: $20,700

 

Principal Investigator: R. Seth
Department:  Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding Agency: NSERC Engage
Title of Project:  “Development and testing of an Ames Fluctuation test kit for determination of genotoxicity in water and wastewater”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: B. Mutus
Department:  Chemistry and Biochemistry
Funding Agency: Farm and Food Care (Ontario)
Title of Project:  “Biopolymer/ Bio Filters for the removal of nutrients in greenhouse wastewater”
Amount: $66,095

 

Principal Investigator: O. Love
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: NSERC Subgrant
Title of Project:  “Avian Cholera in the Arctic: Threat and Opportunity”
Amount: $30,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Title of Project:  “Greenland Halibut Movement in Cumberland Sound”
Amount: $9,500

 

Principal Investigator: K. Walker
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: RTIF
Title of Project:  “The Detroit River International Crossing Bridge: A stakeholder analysis of how one wealthy individual can exercise his will against many”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: Syncrude Canada Ltd.
Title of Project:  “Studies of Zoobenthos on Coke in Constructed Wetlands of the Alberta Oil Sandst”
Amount: $23,175

 

Principal Investigator: J. Ciborowski
Department: Biological Sciences
Funding Agency: US Environmental Protection Agency Subgrant
Title of Project:  “GLIC Implementing Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring”
Amount: $394,500

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:  GLIER
Funding Agency: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “OMNR Analysis of Whitefish (Bhavsar)”
Amount: $43,200

 

Principal Investigator: A. Sobiesiak
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: FedDev Arc Extension
Title of Project:  “The Development and Test Trials of a Rotary Expander”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Sobiesiak
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: MITACS
Title of Project:  “Compressor Load Optimization – Mitacs Accelerate – Terron Matton”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Wu
Department:  Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding Agency: AUTO21
Title of Project:  “F501-FDA-Driver Alco”
Amount: $28,000

 

Principal Investigator: C. Fredette
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: SSHRC
Title of Project:  “Social capital emergence and the co-evolution of organizational capabilities: An investigation of capability social micro-foundations”
Amount: $71,823.65
 

FEBRUARY, 2013

Principal Investigator:  A. Edrisy
Department:  MAME
Funding Agency: Connect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “MuCell Molding and Welding Characterization”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Ahmadi
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyConnect Canada Internship
Title of Project:  “Drafting Proposals for two-phase re-balance of High Volume Engine Assembly Line”
Amount: $17,815

 

Principal Investigator: J. Gauld
Department:  Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyEgyptian Government
Title of Project:  “Computational Studies on Amionacyl-t-RNA Synthetases”
Amount: $6,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. Koschinsky
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyCIHR
Title of Project:  “Role of Oxidized Phospholipids in the Pathogenicity of Lipoprotein (a)”
Amount: $284,381(3 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  R. Cheran
Department:   FASS
Funding AgencySSHRC Subgrant
Title of Project:  “Refugee Diasporas Homeland Conflicts and the Impact of the Post 9/11 Security Paradigms”
Amount: $8,662

 

Principal Investigator:  J. Hakim-Larson
Department:   Psychology
Funding Agency: SSHRC Connection Grant
Title of Project:  “The International Symposium on Developmental Pathways for Arab Youth Identity”
Amount: $33,809

 

Principal Investigator: T. Pitcher
Department:   Biological Sciencs
Funding AgencyUWindsor
Title of Project:  “GLIER- UW Fellowship”
Amount: $18,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “PCBs, OCs PBDEs in Bird Eggs (Abde Idriss)”
Amount: $22,050

 

Principal Investigator:  L. Porter
Department:  Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyCanadian Cancer Society
Title of Project:  “Role of Spy1 in Neurogenesis: Implication in High Grade Glioma”
Amount: $185, 919 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator:  N. Kar
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyOCE / Tesla
Title of Project:  “Stand-alone Sustainable LED Lighting System: A cost Optimized Solution”
Amount: $25,000 / $1,125

 

Principal Investigator: Y. An
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Measuring Integrated Risk in Commodity Futures Markets”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  M. (Fazie) Baki
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: RTIF
Title of Project:  “Steady State Analysis of Operating Room Master Surgical Scheduling with Impact on the Recovery Unit”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. (Ben) Chaouch
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Steady State Analysis of Operating Room Master Surgical Scheduling with Impact on the Recovery Unit”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  K. Cheung
Department:  Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Export-platform Foreign Direct Investment: A Coordination Game”
Amount: $2,400

 

Principal Investigator:  G. Bhandari
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Towards Design and Development of Integrated Clinical Information System”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Kilfoyle
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Informational Accountings and Integrated Systems in Organizations”
Amount: $2,800

 

Principal Investigator: Z. Ma
Department:  Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Building Global Business Ethics Intelligence in Negotiations: A Pilot Study”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Power
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: RTIF
Title of Project:  “Observing and Experiencing Bullying on Perceptions of Ethical and Justice Climate”
Amount: $1,847

 

Principal Investigator: F. Schlosser
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Conference Travel and Student Assistance on Career Transition Research”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator:  N. Ursel
Department:  Business
Funding Agency: RTIF
Title of Project:  “Stock Issues and Career Concerns”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Wu
Department:  Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “Information Revelation in Multi-Attribute E-Sourcing Mechanisms”
Amount: $3,000

 

Principal Investigator: Y. Wu
Department:   Business
Funding AgencyRTIF
Title of Project:  “International R&D Collaborations in the Canadian Aircraft Industry: Impacts on Firm and Cluster-Level Innovation”
Amount: $3,000

 


JANUARY, 2013

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Fish Contamination Collaboration OMOE”
Amount: $24,100

 

Principal Investigator: M. El-Masri
Department:   Nursing
Funding AgencyBluewater Health (Sub-grant from Erie St.Clair LHIN)
Title of Project:  “A mixed methods quantitative and qualitative evaluation of non-urgent Emergency Department visits in Erie St. Clair LHIN.
Amount: $29,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Scoboria
Department:   Psychology
Funding AgencyCIHR Doctoral Award – Banting & Best Canada Graduate Scholarships
Title of Project:  “The contribution of cognitive bias and memory processes to the positive symptoms of schizophrenia”
Amount: $105,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Higgs
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Polat
Department:   Earth & Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: S. Rehse
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award"
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: D. Mennill
Department:   Biological Sciences
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: J. Wang
Department:   Chemistry & Biochemistry
Funding AgencyUWindsor Faculty of Science
Title of Project:  “Performance Award”
Amount: $1,000

 

Principal Investigator: C. Cameron
Department:   Law
Funding AgencyLaw Foundation of Ontario
Title of Project:  “Commercial Litigation Funding Conference: Ethical, Regulatory and Comparative Perspectives”
Amount: $15,000

 

Principal Investigator: E. Tam
Department:   Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyFord (Canada)
Title of Project:  “LCA – Alternative Uses for Concentrated Solvents”
Amount: $50,000

 

Principal Investigator: R. Rashidzadeh
Department:   Engineering
Funding AgencyNSERC Engage Grant
Title of Project:  “Non-contact Roundness Measurement”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: N. Fujita
Department:   Education
Funding AgencyCAUCE
Title of Project:  “e-Pice: e-Portfolios in Continuing Education”
Amount: $3,500

 

Principal Investigator: C. Hundleby
Department:   Philosophy
Funding AgencySSHRC Connection Grant
Title of Project:  “Virtues of Argumentation [ conference]”
Amount: $40,000

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “PCBs, OCs, PBDEs in Wildlife (John Elliott)”
Amount: $17,600

 

Principal Investigator: C. Novak
Department:   Mechanical, Automotive & Materials Engineering
Funding AgencyForeign Affairs and International Trade
Title of Project:  “Windsor Hum Study”
Amount: $22,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Fisk
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyOntario Ministry of Natural Resources
Title of Project:  “Stable Isotope Analysis of the Lake Ontario Food Web”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:    Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyConnect Canada (industry Partner: Vistaprint)
Title of Project:  “Optimization of a Value Stream Using Lean Engineering Tools”
Amount: $10,000

 

Principal Investigator: I. Samson
Department:   Earth and Environmental Sciences
Funding AgencyNSERC –sub grant –McGill
Title of Project:  “Controls of REE ore Formation in Peralkaline in Igneous Complexes: Insights from Deposits at Thor Lake, NWT”
Amount: $43,600

 

Principal Investigator: M. Ahmadi
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyConnect Canada (Industry Partner – Woodbridge Foam Corporation)
Title of Project:  “Scrap Rate Reduction and Production Improvement”
Amount: $12,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Ragaby
Department:   Civil & Environmental Engineering
Funding AgencyUWindsor
Title of Project:  “Research Support”
Amount: $5,000

 

Principal Investigator: A. Richardson
Department:   Odette School of Business
Funding AgencySSHRC
Title of Project:  “Management Accounting and Global Communications”
Amount: $68,279.45 (2 yrs)

 

Principal Investigator: K. Drouillard
Department:   GLIER
Funding AgencyEnvironment Canada
Title of Project:  “Analysis of PCBs in Bird Livers”
Amount: $7,750

 

Principal Investigator: K. Tepe
Department:   Electrical and Computer Engineering
Funding AgencyCommunications Research Centre
Title of Project:  “Adaptive Topology”
Amount: $25,000

 

Principal Investigator: G. Drake
Department:   Physics
Funding AgencyAmerican Physical Society
Title of Project:  “Physical Review Editorial Office”
Amount: $88,000 (4 yrs)