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  • Dlodlo, N (2011-04)
    Cloud computing is a sufficiently new research area. Since it is in its development stages, the information on the field is slowly being compiled by the researchers and practitioners from their experiences. Some of the ...
  • Smith, Andrew C (CSIR/UKZN, 2009-11)
    This paper describes an alternative programming system which can be constructed with minimal mechanical and electronic knowledge in an environment such as FabLab. This sytem, dubbed GameBlocks, makes use of tangible ...
  • Harrison, TD (Blackwell Wissenschafts-Verlag GMBH, 2001-02)
    Fish length + or - weight relationships, which describe mathematically the correlation between fish length and weight, are useful for converting length observations into weight estimates to provide some measure of biomass ...
  • Hugo, S; Naidoo, T; Swart, H; Potgieter, S; Van Rooyen, P; Land, K (Southern African Institute for Electrical Engineers, 2012-03)
    Optical microscopy is widely accepted as one of the gold standards in disease diagnosis. However, factors such as cost and the need for a trained eye limit the prevalence of such equipment, particularly in resource-limited ...
  • Hugo, S; Naidoo, T; Swart, H; Potgieter, S; Van Rooyen, P; Land, K (SAIEE, 2011-09)
    Microscopy is widely accepted as one of the gold standards in disease diagnosis. However, factors such as cost and the need for a trained eye limit the potential usefulness of such equipment, particularly in resource-limited ...
  • Ampofo-Anti, NL (Alive2green, 2012-02)
    This chapter examines the international state-of-the-art of environmental labelling of buildings and construction products; and discusses ways in which the emerging South African framework for environmental labelling could ...
  • Woodborne, S (Bureau for Scientific Publishers, 1999-04)
    This paper discusses an overview of research which was conducted for more than 25 years on dating and isotopes by the Quaternary Dating Research Unit (QUADRU) under the supervision of Dr John. Vogel in Pretoria (South Africa).
  • Paige-Green, P (2009-07)
    An investigation into the temporal variations of various pavement properties has been carried out in South Africa with regular monitoring over a period of one year. This involved the measurement of moisture content, in ...
  • Murambadoro, Miriam D; Mambo, Julia (2018-02)
    This poster presents findings from the workshops to identify climate service user needs amongst local government officials.
  • Holtman, B (Pretoria News, 2007-11)
    Violent times do not call for violent measures but for pragmatic ones South Africans are in need of more compassion not hate.
  • Holtman, B (Monitoring South Africa, 2008-01-18)
    Barbara Holtman is leader of the CSIR Crime prevention research group. This is a group that is responsible for support of criminal justice systems, a group working with government safety strategies and crime prevention ...
  • Wessels, Konrad J (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2009-03)
    There is an urgent need for a quantitative, repeatable measure of land degradation and remote sensing provides the only viable option at a regional to global scale. It is therefore commendable that Bai et al. (2008) attempted ...
  • Burke, Michael (ACM Digital Library, 2017-10)
    Machine learning models trained using images can be used to generate image overlays by investigating which image areas contribute the most towards model outputs. A common approach used to accomplish this relies on blanking ...
  • Wen, L; Liang, J; Liu, C-M; Chen, J; Luo, Hongze (ECS, 2016-11)
    Spinel Li(sub4)Ti(sub5)O(sub12) has been considered as a promising anode material to substitute graphite in lithium ion batteries (LIBs) for large scale electrical energy storage due to its high safety and long cycling ...
  • Medina IV, PA; Zheng, H; Fahlman, BD; Annamalai, P; Swartbooi, A; Le Roux, Lukas J; Mathe, MK (SpringerOpen, 2015-10)
    In this paper, the authors report the synthesis of a Li4Ti5O12/Graphene Nanoribbons (LTO/GNRs) composite using a solid-coating method. Electron microscope images of the LTO/GNRs composite have shown that LTO particles were ...
  • Tucker, KC (2007-08)
    This presentation looks at how people can change the world, and what kind of world do people want. The value of Libre Knowledge is discussed in terms of environmental issues, conservation, sustainable development, biodiversity, ...
  • Tucker, K (2007-09)
    This presentation looks at global issues like conservation, biodiversity, sustainable development, and climate change just to name a few, and the question is, what can be done about it in terms of collective knowledge, ...
  • Tucker, KC (2006-10)
    It is affirmed that FOSS/OC help achieve these objectives by contributing to socioeconomic development nationally, regionally and internationally in significant ways that other technologies and forms of content do not. It ...
  • Tucker, K (2007-09)
    This presentation discusses open education resources, educational projects in rural areas, enabling communities to empower themselves with knowledge etc. The MobilED (mobile education) initiative is aimed at designing ...
  • Venkataraman, S (2008-05)
    This is a presentation of the CSIR's work on LIDAR and atmospere remote sensing, presented at the Reunion-South Africa workshop.