dspaceThe Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) repository holds full-text theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees at the University (including submissions from former Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon).

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    • A power harvesting technique to facilitate energy conversion in distributed wireless sensor networks 

      Motjolopane, Bokang Patrick (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2008)
      Distributed wireless sensor networks (DWSNs) are applied in a variety of applications that can enhance the quality of human life or even save lives, such as in fire monitoring, where DWSN microsensors relay the exact ...
    • Development of a remote wireless monitoring system for large farms 

      Rootman, Adriaan Cornelius (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2012)
      This research project addresses the unique challenges of extensive farming in terms of monitoring and controlling remote equipment or events. Poorly maintained roads and escalating fuel costs increase difficulty of farming ...
    • Wireless transformer condition monitoring system 

      Zandberg, Hermanus Andries Jakobus (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2013)
      Pole mounted transformers (PMT) in rural areas present an opportunity for local utilities to do current monitoring on these systems. These transformers are exposed to abnormal amounts of stress due to the vast power demand ...