Recent Submissions

  • Strategy to enhance sustainability in affordable housing construction in South Africa 

    Ganiyu, Bashir Olanrewaju (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2016)
    South Africa’s government is faced with the challenge of providing housing for its citizens, especially the historically disadvantaged population who seek job opportunities and improvement on their life style in urban ...
  • Predicting pressure losses in straight-through diaphragm valves 

    Mbiya, Baudouin Mulumba (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2007)
    The diaphragm valve traces its origins to ancient Roman and Greek times, where it was used to control water flow and temperature of hot baths (Century-Instruments, 2007). The particularity of this type of valve is the ...
  • Flow of non-newtonian fluids in open channels 

    Haldenwang, Rainer (Cape Technikon, 2003)
    Flume design for homogeneous non-Newtonian fluids is problematic and not much research has been conducted in this field. This application is industrially important in mining where slurries have to be transported to ...