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    • 27th Gough Expedition 

      Bonnet, Casper (Stellenbosch : Antarctic Legacy Project, 2011-10-05)
      Photographic slideshow of the 27th Gough Expedition.

    • The bacteria, biology and biotechnology of biomining 

      Rawlings, Douglas Eric (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1999)
      Inaugural address delivered by Prof Douglas Eric Rawlings during April 1999, Stellenbosch University.

    • A better mousetrap? a new look at some old issues 

      Van Reenen, Albert (2015-03)
      Albert van Reenen was born in Stellenbosch in 1957. He obtained both his MSc (1985) and PhD (1988) in polymer science at Stellenbosch University. He joined Stellenbosch University as a researcher at the Institute for ...

    • Building solids with molecular Lego 

      Barbour, Len (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006)
      Inaugural address delivered by Prof Len Barbour on 16 May 2006 at the Stellenbosch University.

    • Combinatorics : past and present 

      Prodinger, Helmut (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2006)
      Inaugural address delivered by Prof Helmut Prodinger on 3 May 2006, Stellenbosch University.

    • Doing the mathematics of fluid flow networks 

      Banda, Mapundi Kondwani (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-10)
      Mapundi Kondwani Banda grew up in Mala^wi, where he com- pleted his secondary school education at Bandawe Secondary School in 1986 and obtained a BSc degree from the University of Mala^wi in 1990. In 1991 he completed ...

    • Filament networks using theoretical physics 

      Müller-Nedebock, Kristian (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-10)
      Kristian Müller-Nedebock’s association with Stellenbosch began when his parents moved the family here from his place of birth, Eshowe, in KwaZulu-Natal. With predilections for libraries, Lego and Latin, his pursuit ...

    • From synthetic methodology to making molecules with a mission – a research summary of the first 10 years 

      Van Otterlo, Willem (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-06)
      Willem van Otterlo was born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. As a child he moved to Southern Africa and received his primary and secondary schooling in Windhoek, Namibia, and Johannesburg, South Africa. In 1989 he started ...

    • Giant molecules : the marriage of the university with the community 

      Sanderson, Ron (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 1997)
      Inaugural address delivered by Prof Ron Sanderson during 1997, Stellenbosch University.

    • Granite : a planetary response to liquid water 

      Clemens, John D. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-10-08)
      Granites are coarse-grained igneous rocks, rich in quartz and feldspars and containing one or more hydrous minerals, such as micas and amphiboles. They have crystallised from silica-rich magmas that contained significant ...

    • I go to seek a great perhaps: the quest to obtain an approximate understanding of steriod hormone receptor signalling 

      Louw, Ann (2015-04)
      Ann Louw (née Ramsay) was born on 30 March 1957 in Vereeniging, where she grew up until the age of 13 when her parents relocated to Mexico City. She started her schooling at Drie Riviere Laerskool and Drie Riviere Hoërskool ...

    • Isolation and integration 

      Snoep, Jacob Leendert (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2000)
      Inaugural address delivered by Jacob Leendert Snoep during October 2000.

    • A journey through the biological complexity of the Cape Floristic Region, South Africa 

      Dreyer, Leanne Laurette (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-03)
      Léanne Dreyer’s fascination with nature started in her pre- ‘‘school years, and has increased steadily throughout her life. She was attracted by the different smells, colours, textures and shapes nature offered, and by ...

    • Lactic acid bacteria : taxonomy antimicrobial characteristics and probiotics 

      Dicks, Leon Milner Theodore (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002)
      Inaugural address delivered by Prof Leon Milner Theodore Dicks during 2002, Stellenbosch University.

    • Making granites : understanding the melting of Earth's crust 

      Stevens, Gary (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005)
      Inaugural address delivered by Gary Stevens during October 2005.

    • Marion Island 1958-1960 

      Van Zyl, Olof (Stellenbosch : Antarctic Legacy Project, 1958)
      Slideshow compiled by Olof van Zyl the meteorologist on M15 and M16, of his time spent at Marion Island.

    • Migration, mines and mores : the HIV epidemic in Southern Africa 

      Hargrove, John (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007)
      No abstract available

    • More than a vitamin : walks along an essential pathway 

      Strauss, Erick (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-03)
      Erick Strauss, born on 4 November 1975 and raised in Pretoria, attended the University of Pretoria from 1994 to 1997 where he obtained his BSc (majoring in chemistry and biochemistry) and BSc(Hons) (in chemistry) degrees, ...

    • The parallel worlds of number theory 

      Breuer, Florian (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-08)
      Florian Breuer was born in 1977 in Vienna, Austria, to German parents and moved to Stellenbosch at the age of 4, where he grew up and completed his undergraduate studies at Stellenbosch University in 1998. He then moved ...

    • Science to policy – reflections on the South African reality 

      Von Der Heyden, Sophie; Lukey, Peter; Celliers, Louis; Prochazka, Kim; Lombard, Amanda T. (Academy of Science of South Africa, 2016)
      Research is a key resource in a knowledge economy and governance system. In order to enable research to benefit the nation and to contribute to growing the knowledge-based economy (the aims of the Global Change Grand ...