• Rock bed thermal storage for concentrating solar power plants 

      Allen, Kenneth Guy (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Concentrating solar power plants are a promising means of generating electricity. However, they are dependent on the sun as a source of energy, and require thermal storage to supply power on demand. At ...
    • The design, kinematics and error modelling of a novel micro-CMM parallel manipulator 

      Rugbani, Ali Milud (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The research presented in this dissertation establishes a micro-CMM parallel manipulator as a viable positioning device for three degree of freedom micro measurement applications. The machine offers the ...