The 2010 RISE Scholars


The twelve 2010 RISE Scholars are listed below, along with their home institutions and the institutions at which their awards were held. Several of the students were also awarded NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards, while the student at NRC was awarded an NRC Summer Studentship.  These awards are held concurrently with the RISE Scholarships.


  Nicholas Battram
University of Western Ontario

DFT Calculations for the Elucidation of Resonance Raman-Active Normal Modes in Thymine and 1,3-dideuterothymine

with Dr. Glen Loppnow, University of Alberta

Kamila Bladek
University of Western Ontario


Temperature-Dependent Raman Studies of 1,4,7-trithiacyclonane Compounds and Temperature-Dependent Luminescence Studies of [Mn(bpy)2][Pt(SCN)4] Complexes

with Dr. Christian Reber, Université de Montréal

 
  Marilyn Cyr
Université de Montréal

Investigation of Triplet-Triplet Annihilation in Zinc-porphyrins on Titanium Dioxide Thin Films

with Dr. Matthew Paige, University of Saskatchewan

Stavroula Giannaris
University of Regina


Synthesis and Spectroscopy of Sulfonamides: Investigating the Nature of the S-N Bond

with Dr. Pierre Kennepohl, University of British Columbia

 
  Dayle Larson
University of British Columbia


Exploratory Work on the Use of Plasmon Enhancement for Selective Polymerization of Trimethylolpropane Triacrylate with Potential Applications in Photolithography

with Dr. Tito Scaiano, University of Ottawa

David Levan
McGill University

Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Hole Transport Molecules

with Dr. Michelle Chrétien, Xerox Research Centre

 

  Marc Maclean
Dalhousie University


Design and synthesis of a fluorogenic ubiquinone analogue

with Dr. Gonzalo Cosa, McGill University

Nick McGregor*
McMaster University

Fluorescent Boronic acid-Based Saccharide Sensors

with Dr. Will Skene, Université de Montréal

 
  Janet Ochola
Acadia University


Reactions of Diarylgermylenes with Allyl Chloride

with Dr. Willie Leigh, McMaster University

Talena Rambarran*
McMaster University

Supramolecular Dynamics of Host-Guest Complexes Involving Cucurbit[7]uril

with Dr. Cornelia Bohne, University of Victoria

 
  Teresa Rodriguez
University of Victoria


Characterization of silica nanoparticles for development of potential tolerogens

with Dr. David Cramb, University of Calgary

Sonia Sugumar**
University of Toronto

Beta-Amyloid: Behaviour and Function in Phase-Separated Model Membranes

with Dr. Linda Johnston, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa

 

*   RISE/NSERC Scholar
** NRC Summer Student


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