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  • Smith, Adrew C (IST-Africa 2009 Conference Proceedings, 2009-05)
    Novice programmers on the fringe of mainstream computer programming face a number of obstacles such as computer literacy and mastering the programming language syntax. Two programming environments currently available are ...
  • Meyer, C; Du Plessis, JJL; Oberholzer, JW (1996-04)
    An urgent need has been identified by the coal mining industry, the department of Mineral and energy affairs, and the unions regarding information to enable mine operators to address the dust problem. This handbook flows ...
  • Smith, Andrew C (2008-06)
    The author presents two technology-augmented physical materials that illiterate coders can sculpt for use as physical syntax elements in a tangible early-programming learning environment. Two physical coding sequences are ...
  • Dlodlo, N; Tolmay, JP; Mvelase, P (2012-03)
    This research is about encouraging learners to participate in the management of their schools through technology and a constructivist approach. Learners populate a database with photos on the state of the school infrastructure, ...
  • Coetzee, L; Butgereit, L; Smith, Andrew C (2012-06)
    In a future world where everything is connected to everything (the so-called Internet of Things), new possibilities of creating novel solutions are on the horizon. However, not all challenges of this completely connected ...
  • Goedhals-Gerber, LL; Stander, C; van Dyk, E (LM-SCM 2014 XII. International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress, 2014-10)
    South Africa is one of the world’s largest fresh fruit exporters, exporting a vast number of different fruit types and cultivars. The fresh fruit industry has seen significant growth in the past few years with the future ...
  • Du Plessis, A; Roberts, DE (2006)
    Presentation on hard target LIDAR calibration for SO2. This project aimed at measuring the concentration of the atmospheric pollutants such as gases and mobile laser system for remote detection
  • Pityana, SL (2009-06)
    Metal matrix composite layers were formed on an aluminium substrate by means of laser surface alloying method. Aluminium 1200 was used as a host material and TiC particles were used as the reinforcement. The microstructure ...
  • Strydom, JJ; Cilliers, Jacques E; Gouws, M; Naicker, D; Olivier, K (The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), 2012-10)
    This paper describes the development and testing of a digital radio frequency memory (DRFM) kernel, as well as some of the functionality which has been added to the system to make it a fully-fledged hardware in the loop ...
  • Strydom, JJ; De Witt, JJ; Cilliers, Jacques E (IEEE, 2014-10)
    This paper describes a simple process for the generation of arbitrary probability distributions of complex data with correlation from sample to sample, optimized for hardware in the loop radar environment simulation. ...
  • Strydom, JJ; Cilliers, Jacques E; McDonald, A; Olivier, K (2012-09)
    This presentation gives an overview of the testing and evaluation of seaborne search radars and the advances in DRFM technology.
  • Wells, ML; Trainer, VL; Smayda, TJ; Karlson, BSO; Trick, CG; Kudela, RM; Ishikawa, A; Bernard, S; Wulff, A; Anderson, DM; Cochlan, WP (Elsevier, 2015-11)
    Climate change pressures will influence marine planktonic systems globally, and it is conceivable that harmful algal blooms may increase in frequency and severity. These pressures will be manifest as alterations in ...
  • Vahed, A; Engelbrecht, F; Simonis, I; Naidoo, M; Sibolla, B; Van Zyl, T; McFerren, G (IIMC (International Information Management Corporation), 2012-05)
    Climate change poses a major threat to environmental sustainability. Africa in particular, is vulnerable with projected worsening food security, increased threats to public health, increased stress on surface water resources ...
  • Mokonyama, Mathetha T; Schnackenberg, E (2006-07)
    The paper provides the framework proposed by the newly established Built Environment Unit of CSIR, a public institution, to provide foresight driven research input into the passenger transport domain. This is modelled on ...
  • O'Kennedy, MM; Grootboom, A; Shewry, PR (Elsevier Science Ltd, 2006-11)
    This review highlights recombinant DNA technology as a powerful tool to enhance the gene pools of sorghum and pearl millet crops regarded as jewels of Africa. Although important advances in the improvement of these species ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (National Research Institute for Oceanology, CSIR, 1982-06)
    This report provides an overview of the Hartenbos estuary of the Cape Coast dealing with aspects such as climate, geology, soils, catchments, run-off, vegetations, oceanography and estuaries. In this report available ...
  • Twine, W; Siphugu, V; Moshe, D (Parthenon Publishing Group, 2003-09)
    The harvesting of communal natural resources by 'outsiders' (i.e. harvesters from other villages or towns) was investigated in ten rural villages in South Africa. Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) techniques were used ...
  • Smit, Jacoba E; Grobler, AF; Sparrow, RW (2011-04)
    The most efficient light harvesting and energy transfer systems are found in nature as part of the photosynthesis process. In the photosynthetic system light energy is absorbed by antenna chlorophylls and this energy is ...
  • Durrheim, RJ (Australian Centre for Geomechanics, 2014-09)
    The remarkably rich and persistent gold and platinum deposits in South Africa stimulated the development of a deep mining industry. The challenges of mining laterally-extensive orebodies at depths as great as 4 km include ...
  • Johnson, David; Zlobinsky, Natasha; Lysko, Albert A; Lamola, Magdeline; Hadzic, S; Maliwatu, R; Densmore, M (2016-12)
    TV White Space networks are gaining momentum worldwide as an important addition to the suite of wireless protocols available for connecting de-veloping regions. However, there has been no thorough investigation of scenarios ...