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  • Van der Westhuysen, A. J. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In this study the numerical short wave model SWAN is evaluated for application to a selected coastal region in South Africa. The aim of this study was to evaluate the degree of accuracy with which SWAN ...
  • Van Heerden, Jacobus P. (Jacobus Petrus) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Flotation was introduced early in the zo" century as a separation process for extracting valuable minerals from grinded ore. Today flotation is a dominant mineral concentration method and is used for ...
  • Migeotte, Gunther (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This work is concerned with the hydrodynamic design of hydrofoil-assisted catamarans. Focus is placed on the development of new and suitable design methods and application of these to identify the most ...
  • Berner, Heiko (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: After successful use of a DSP processor onboard the SUNSAT satellite, the need arose for a faster floating-point processor. A list of possible processors was generated from various selection criteria. ...
  • Gannon, Anthony John (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2002-03)
    This project investigates the performance of solar chimney power plant turbines. A solar chimney power plant consists of a tall chimney surrounded by a transparent deck or solar collector. The sun heats the air in the ...
  • Armitage, Neil Philip (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Local scour is the erosion of a riverbed resulting from the flow of the river around an obstacle. It is a principal cause of failure of bridges and other hydraulic structures. Current design practice ...