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  • Govender, P; Couling, VW (SAIP 2010, 2010-09)
    An adapted Michelson interferometric technique was used to measure strain induced birefringence in perspex. The birefringence was then used to determine the Kerr constant in perspex. The result obtained is compared to a ...
  • Grobler, MM (2010-07)
    Interfraud is any fraud scheme that uses one or more online service to present fraudulent solicitations to prospective victims, to conduct fraudulent transactions, or to transmit the proceeds of fraud to financial institutions ...
  • Theyse, HL; De Beer, Morris; Maina, JW; Kannemeyer, L (2011-09)
    Pavement design methods, in combination with network level management systems must enable road authorities to develop reliable long-term financial plans based on the estimated structural capacity of the road network. ...
  • Mutombo, K (Trans Tech Publications, 2011-07)
    The polished 6061-T651 aluminium alloy was immersed in 3.5% NaCl solution with about 7 ppm dissolved oxygen. Scanning Electron Microscopy equipped with Energy dispersive Xray Spectroscopy revealed the presence of ...
  • Darlow, LN; Connan, J; Akhoury, SS (SPIE, 2015-04)
    Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a high-resolution imaging technology capable of capturing a three-dimensional (3-D) representation of fingertip skin. The papillary junction—a junction layer of skin containing the ...
  • Monteiro, PMS; Nelson, G; van der Plas, A; Mabille, E; Bailey, GW; Klingelhoeffer, E (Pergamon-Science Ltd, 2005-09)
    The role of internal tides in driving the sedimentation and re-suspension of biogenic POM, has been investigated, and the investigation provided the basis to formulate the hypothesis that the benthic boundary layer turbulence ...
  • Thambiran, Tirusha; Wright, C; Archer van Garderen, Emma RM; Garland, Rebecca M (Malnor (Pty) Ltd, 2011-09)
    COP17 is primarily a meeting about climate change and what can be done internationally to mitigate climate change. The overarching mitigation goal is to develop a legally binding agreement to control and limit the amount ...
  • De Vreede, JPM; Korfage, W; Persson, P; Brunetti, L; Lopez, V; Petras, I; Morard, P; Hejsek, F; Torok, A; Ruhaak, J; Ascroft, J; Dressler, E; Celep, M; Lapuh, R; Achkar, J (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2001-04)
    A Euromet international laboratory comparison (Project 393) has been carried out between 14 national standards laboratories. Thermistor mounts were used, equipped with PC7 as well as Type N connectors. The comparison is ...
  • Oldham, N; Nelson, T; Bergeest, R; Ramm, G; Carranza, R; Corney, AC; Gibbes, M; Kyriazis, G; Laiz, HM; Liu, LX; Lu, Z; Pogliano, U; Rydler, KE; Shapiro, E; So, E; Temba, M; Wright, P (IEEE-Institute of Electrical Electronics Engineers Inc, 2001-04)
    An international comparison of 50/60 Hz power is described. The travelling standard was an electronic power transducer that was tested at 120 V, 5 A, 53 Hz, at five power factors (1.0, 0.5, and 0.0). Fifteen National ...
  • Shaw, A; Blewett, V; Schutte, S (2011-12)
    Effective occupational health and safety (OHS) regulation is a critical foundation for healthy and safe mining, but the nature of the risks and the diversity of the mining industry create particular challenges for OHS ...
  • Sparrow, RW; Madigoe, E; Martens, D; Mhlanga, Musa; Kowalenko, R; Rubin, D; Rumbold, K; Sherwell, D; Weinberg, M (2010-07)
    iGEM, the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition, is an initiative from MIT and has become the premiere undergraduate synthetic biology competition. The competing teams consist of students who work on a ...
  • Robinson, SP; Harris, PM; Ablitt, J; Hayman, G; Thompson, A; Van Buren, AL; Zalesak, JF; Drake, RM; Isaev, AE; Enyakov, AM; Purcell, C; Zhu, HQ; Wang, YB; Zhang, Y; Botha, P; Kruger, D (Acoustical Society of America: American Institute of Physics, 2006-09)
    A description is given of the results of a Key Comparison of primary free-field standards for underwater acoustics at frequencies from 1 to 500 kHz. This is the first such Key Comparison exercise in the field of underwater ...
  • Leaner, J (2006-10)
    Mercury (Hg) affects human health and the environment, it calls for immediate action. Action is needed at local, regional and international level to reduce the risk associated with mercury, which is a global international ...
  • Rust, FC; Mahoney, JP; Sorenson, JB (1998)
    The authors have attempted to show that local differences in pavement practices and climate are typically not all that different (with the exception of countries such as South Africa). Further, the transfer of technology ...
  • Eloff, JHP; Eloff, MM; Dlamini, MT; Zielinski, MP (2009-12)
    The Future Internet will consist of billions of people, things and services having the potential to interact with each other and their environment. This highly interconnected global network structure presents new types of ...
  • Smith, Andrew C; Dlodlo, N; Marais, Mario A (2011-07)
    In this paper the authors advocate an approach that supplements current teaching. The approach exploits certain properties of the Internet of Things such as sensing the environment in which the learner is situated, and the ...
  • Dlodlo, N; Mudumbe, JM; Ndwe, T (International Development Informatics Association. 2014, 2014-11)
    Energy demand in South Africa is fast exceeding supply, leading to instances of load shedding and high prices. An optimized energy supply environment has to be achieved if the country is to maintain reasonable pricing and ...
  • Gcaba, O; Dlodlo, N (IST- Africa, 2016-05)
    This paper presents examples of internet of things (IoT) applications that could enhance the management of tourism activities in South Africa. Although information and communication technologies (ICT) have been adopted in ...
  • Dlodlo, N; Kalezhi, J (ETNCC 2015,, 2015-05)
    Rural areas in South Africa and Zambia face a number of similar issues in the domains of agriculture, connectivity, water, transport, health and education et cetera, which calls for potentially similar solutions to be ...
  • Dlodlo, N; Olwal, T; Mvelase, P (IST-Africa 2012, 2012-05)
    There continues to be high expectations of the government from the citizens of South Africa to improve the delivery of services , and hence the need to come up with comprehensive measures to alleviate the problem. This ...