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Computing Sciences

Doctorates Students

Student Research Title Promoter(s)
Amir Seyed Saleh Zadeh To improve warehouse employee performance using wearable biosensors. Prof Andre Calitz
Prof Jean Greyling
Hugh Donald Munro (PT) Mobile Augmented Virtual Reality Interfaces for Environmental Information. Prof Andre Calitz
Dr Dieter Vogts
Ife Fashoro A Social Computing Model for Public Participation and Engagement in South African Municipal Government. Dr Lynette Bernard
Michael Kyazze An Ambient Assisted Living Framework for Assisting Physically Disabled Individuals in a Home Environment. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr K Naude
Cainos Mukandatsama Intelligent Management of Energy Usage in a Home Environment. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Brenda Scholtz
Dumani Kunjuzwa (PT) Smart solutions for promoting awareness of health-oriented water management. Dr Brenda Scholtz & Prof Janet Wesson
Tongai Chiridza to be determined. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Dieter Vogts
Grant Woodford Investigating the concurrent evolution of Simulator Neural Networks and controllers in the Evolutionary Robotics process. Dr M du Plessis & Mr C Pretorius
Timothy Lee Son (CoE) A Healthcare Analytics Model to Support Health Risk Prediction in a Smart Home. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Dieter Vogts
Dunisani Nyumbeka (CoE) A Predictive Analytics Model to Forecast Energy Generation in Smart Microgrids using Renewable Energy Sources. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Brenda Scholtz
Martin  Smuts (Telkom) A Driver Profiling Model for Improving Range Estimation in Electric Vehicles. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Brenda Scholtz
Anthea van der Hoogen (PT) A Data Integrity Strategy for a Pharmaceutical Company . Dr Brenda Scholtz & Prof Andre Calitz
Linsay Westraadt A Model for Predictive Policing in Smart Cities Prof A Calitz & Dr MC du Plessis

 

Masters Students

Student Research Title Supervisor(s)
Masive Zita (PT) A model to Visualise Student Mobility Data in Africa.

Prof Andrew Calitz & Prof Charmain Cilliers

James Smith (PT) A Sustainability Reporting Model for a South African Higher Education Institution. Prof Andrew Calitz
Dr Jean Greyling
Jaco Zietsmann A Framework for Environmental Sustainability Reporting for Higher Educational Institutions. Prof Andrew Calitz & Prof Jean Greyling
Nicholas Barfknecht (REDISA) Count Estimation of Visible Tyres in Tyre Stockpile using Computer Vision Techniques. Prof Charmain Cilliers
Dr Leda van der Post
Darren Ferreira A Data Repository for the Management of Internationalisation Data used by Higher Education Institutions in Africa. Prof Charmain Cilliers
Dean Gifford (REDISA) The Categorisation of Tyres using image Processing Techniques on Tyre Side Wall Images. Prof Jean Greyling
Joshua Oladipo An Ant Colony Optimisation based algorithm for Dynamically Optimising Routing and Wavelength Assignment on Optical Burst Switched, Flexi-Grid Optical Networks. Dr MC du Plessis
Prof T Gibbon
Tongai Chiridza (CoE) A Smart Home Environment to Support Safety and Risk Monitoring for the Elderly Living Independently. Prof Janet Wesson & Dr Dieter Vogts
Brandon Ho (CoE) A Personalisation Model to Support Elderly Independent Living in a Smart Home. Prof Janet Wesson
Dr Lester Cowley
George Mujuru (CoE) Ubiquitous Healthcare Monitoring For the Elderly in a Smart Home Environment. Dr MC du Plessis
Prof Jean Greyling
Martin Bentley Geophysical Processing, Integration, and Visualisation of Multi-parameter Survey Data over Parts of the Eastern Cape. Prof Moctar Doucoure
Dr Lester Cowley
Maxine Malgraff (PT) Best Practice Guidelines for Modernising Legacy Web System. Dr Brenda Scholtz
Prof Andrew Calitz
Zukisani Makalima Developing a framework for the discovery and development of new information communication technology services for the South African Research and Education Sector. Dr Brenda Scholtz
Prof Andre Calitz
Malibongwe Twani To be determined. Prof Charmain Cilliers
Steven Mills An m-Learning tool to suppoer/enhance learning at a tertiary academic institution. Dr L van der Post
James de Klerk Using 3D Audio as a Sensory Substitution for Vision. Dr Dieter Vogts
Prof Janet Wesson
Meggan Naude (PT) To be determined. Prof Janet Wesson
Rhys Botes What impact does sentiment have on property prices in South Africa. Prof Jean Greyling & Dr MC du Plessis
Waldo Scheun Augmenting Robotic Controller Inputs with Simulated Information. Dr MC du Plessis
Thashen Padaychy Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Legal Citation Searching/Text Mining. Dr Brenda Scholtz
Francois du Plessis (PT) An Ant Colony Optimisation-based Algorithm for Dynamically Changing Optical Networks. Dr MC du Plessis
Asiphe Wakeni Developing a framework for the discovery and development of new information communication technology services for the South African Research and Education Sector. Dr L Barnard
Peter Banda Image processing to determine solar cell mismatch/defects Dr L Barnard
Katazo N Amunkete To be determined.  
Clara Mloza Banda The role of technology in supporting communities to promote a green economy: case studies of developing countries. Dr Brenda Scholtz
Rhys Braunshweig To be determined. Dr MC du Plessis
Steven Mills An m-learning tool to enhance and support blended learning at a tertiary institution. Dr L van der Post
James de Klerk Using Sound Localization to gain Dept Percetion for the Visually Impaired through Sensory Substitution. Dr D Vogts & Prof Janet Wesson