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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.

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • The secret of dying well : the many faces of cell death and its relevance for treating diseases of our time 

    Engelbrecht, Anna-Mart (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-03)
    Anna-Mart Engelbrecht is currently professor in the Department of Physiological Sciences at Stellenbosch University. She was born in Pretoria, grew up in the Western Cape and matriculated from DF Malan High School in ...

  • Treading the tightrope of healthy living : pondering heart metabolism's balancing act 

    Essop, Faadiel (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
    Prof Faadiel Essop is the current chairperson of the Depart - ment of Physiological Sciences at Stellenbosch University. He hails from a strong rural background; he was born in Ceres and grew up in Paarl (Western Cape, ...

  • Trying to find the golden thread in my research from 1987 to 2011 

    Wild, Marcel (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-10)
    This booklet will highlight some of the mathematics I did after (and during) my PhD that was awarded in 1987. The chosen topics nevertheless constitute a sizeable "transversal" (to use mathematical parlance) of the fields ...