• Development and implementation of a telerobotic system with visual and haptic feedback : current progress 

      Pretorius, J.; Van der Merwe, Andre F. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      Telerobotics is a field of robotics interested in controlling robots from a distance. Incorporating visual and haptic (touch) feedback allows the operator greater accuracy in manipulating objects in a remote environment. ...
    • The development of experimental machines in order to understand the demands of incremental sheet forming of titanium 

      Oosthuizen, G. A.; Nortje, H.; Herselman, E. J.; Akdogan, G.; Sacks, N. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      Titanium sheet-metal is extensively used for aerospace and biomedical applications. The diversified customer's demands have created a recent trend towards the small batch production. In this context incremental forming ...
    • Developments in wear maps as machining optimisation tools 

      Oosthuizen, G. A. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      Tool wear maps can be a diagnostic instrument for failure analysis. This paper presents a summary of the recent developments of wear maps and experimental results from the milling of a Ti6Al4V benchmark component. This ...
    • E-manufacturing - the roadmap for South African manufacturers 

      Nyanga, L.; Van der Merwe, A. F. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, Department of Industrial Engineering, 2011-09)
      Globalization and the internet have given customers a wide choice of products to choose from and they are now expecting a lot from products. Customers are demanding more value, less risk and better integration of products ...
    • Economic requirements analysis for table grape check weighing 

      Smit, R.; Treurnicht, N. F.; Blanckenberg, M. M. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      South Africa’s table grape industry exports most of its production to the developed world where customer satisfaction is very important and strictly regulated. Severe penalties are levied for underweight packaged products ...
    • Food system analysis : an assessment of food availability and accessibility 

      Roos, J. A.; Ruthven, G. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      The food system refers to the chain of activities connecting food production to consumption. Studies on the impact of the globalization of the food system have become increasingly important in the context of food security ...
    • International conference on competitive manufacturing (COMA 16) proceedings 

      Dimitrov, Dimiter; Oosthuizen, Tiaan (Stellenbosch University, 2016-01)
      Welcome to this sixth in South Africa International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing hosted by the University of Stellenbosch and organised by the Department of Industrial Engineering. The main objective of COMA ...
    • International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing (COMA 19) Proceedings 

      Dimitrov, Dimiter; Hagedorn-Hansen, Devon; Von Leipzig, Konrad; Faculty of Engineering; Department of Industrial Engineering; Stellenbosch University (Stellenbosch University, 2019-02)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Welcome to this seventh International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing hosted by the University of Stellenbosch and organised by the Department of Industrial Engineering. The main objective of ...
    • Investigating momentum on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange 

      Snyman, Hendrik A.; Von Leipzig, Konrad (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      The paper examines if stock price momentum is a common trait amongst top performing shares on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and whether individual investors can harness the relationship of momentum and return to create ...
    • A systems engineering approach to telemedicine system implementation in South Africa 

      Van Dyk, L.; Schutte, C. S. L.; Fortuin-Abrahams, J. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      The South African National Department of Health (DoH) is recognizing, for more than a decade already, the potential benefit of information and communication technology (ICT) to deliver healthcare to rural areas. However, ...
    • Viability of telemedical remote robotic systems 

      Smit, A.; Van der Merwe, A. F. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      Worldwide, the demand for telemedicine devices and systems has risen steadily in recent years. The design of remote robotic systems has always been a complex undertaking. Technological limitations affecting bandwidth and ...
    • XAP - an open source protocol for eHealth 

      Van der Merwe, A. F. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
      In a recent SAIIE conference paper it was suggested to use xAP protocol in the telemedicine environment. Telemedicine has since been described to evolve into eHealth where the focus is not only on the remote control of ...