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Hiranya Naiker

Parametric study on the compactibility of Ti-6Al-4V during direct powder rolling

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Velile Vilane

MSc: Grain refinement in cast titanium 6-aluminium 4-vanadium by hydrogenation, deformation and recrystallisation

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Iosif Vazirgiantzikis

Investigation into the surface modification of Ti-6Al-4V to facilitate antimicrobial ionic silver intergration for use in implantable orthopaedic devices

 

Lehlomelo Matjelo

Mechanical and microstructural characterisation of Ti6Al4V alloy produced by the selective laser melting (SLM) at different scanning speeds

 

Megan Steytler

The commercial feasibility and potential product applications of direct powder rolled titanium

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Sandy Mariaye

The effects of hydrogen as a temporary element on the compaction, partial sintering, hot rolling and annealing processes in the manufacturing of Ti-6Al-4V by powder metallurgy.

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Kashir Singh

Experimental Investigation of Creep Damage of a Thermally Exposed Component in Coal Power Plants

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Nicolas Cardenas

Investigation into the applicability and performance of the Digital Image Correlation method to measure creep strain in pipe welds in the Eskom power station context.

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Nyasha Mawire

Novel, Low Cost, CFRP, Pressure Vessel Design for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Applications

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Ryan Matthews 

Oxidation kinetics of 316l stainless steel in the pressurised water reactor environment

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Francisco Agostinho

Development of High Performance and Efficient Coating Repair Systems for Offshore Tropical Marine Environment

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Leebashen Naicker

Influence of Heat Treatment Condition on SCC Properties of Low Pressure Turbine Blades – FV520B Stainless Steel

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Rabelani Masindi

The influence of steckel mill process parameters on dynamic and static annealing response of AISI430 ferritic stainless steel.

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Muhammad Stracey

Modelling of Crack Damage due to Creep and Fatigue Exposure

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Duduzile Zamavezi Nkomo

The effect of processing and microstructure on the corrosion behaviour of Hercules™ + Mo stainless steel

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Oliet Tshamano

Small punch testing for embrittlement evaluation of power plant materials

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Trisha Rasiawan

Weldability limits for creep aged material

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Pedro Chicuba

Assessment of the Pitting and Crevice Corrosion Resistance of Alloy 825 in Stagnant Seawater

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Livhuwani Magidi

The Study of Intermetallic Particles in Aluminum Alloy AA3104 Can-Body Stock

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Bridget Sikhondze

The Multi-Pass Deformation of Ti6Al4V Alloy

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Royden Weyer

Modelling of Damage and Cracks due to Creep and Fatigue Damage

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Nur Mohamed Dhansay

Fatigue properties of Titanium

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Yu Zhang

Development of direct powder rolling process route for Ti-6Al-4V.

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Nicole Seumangal

Influence of Tempering Temperature on SCC Properties of LP Turbine Blades - FV566 Stainless Steel

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Lwazi Qangule

Influence of process route on mechanical property development in sintered Commercially Pure (CP)-Ti and Blended Elemental  (BE)-Ti

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Philip van der Meer

Microstructural characterization of 1CrMoV material in the high stress areas of a High Pressure Turbine

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Nadeem Gamiet

Finite Element Modelling of Compressive Residual Stresses due to shot peening in turbine blade applications

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Teboho Molokwane

Microstructural and property assessment of creep aged 12cr steel after welding

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Tapiwa Tevera

Evaluation of Corrosion Behaviour of Zinc and Zinc-Aluminium Coatings using Field and Laboratory Tests

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Rutenda Matengaifa

Adsorption of oxygen molecules on platinum surfaces modified with subsurface atoms of vanadium : a DFT study

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Nasheeta Hanief

Investigating the heat treatment effects on phase transformations and coating morphology in the Cr-Pt coated system

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Chase Hyde

Critical analysis of simulated thermomechanical processing of aluminium can body stock

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Thorsten Becker

Understanding and Modelling Damage and Fracture in Nuclear Grade Graphite

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Sarah George

PhD: Composition and microstructure evolution in semi-solid cast Al-Zn alloys

 

 

Sarah George

MSc: Evaluation of the stress relaxation technique for measuring softening kinetics in aluminium alloys

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Luke Finkelstein

Novel Ordering of Platinum Alloys

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Khanyisa Prudence Mabunda

Discovering Novel Platinum Structures

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Clinton Leary

Fabrication of PtNi and PtV near-surface alloys as improved catalysts for proton exchange membrane hydrogen fuel cells

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Soraya Allies

Investigation of a computationally predicted structure in the Ag-Pt system

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Willy Makhetha

Phase transformations in Platinum-based coatings

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Nicholas Clinning

Thermomechanical processing of blended elemental powder Ti-6Al-4V alloy

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Chetan Chhiba

Titanium alloy powder production from waste metal

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Craig Knowles

Residual stress measurement and structural integrity evaluation of SLM Ti-6Al-4V

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Graham Morrison

The effect of stabilization heat treatment on AA5182 aluminium alloy

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Tokoloho Rampai

Synthesis of Ti₂AlC, Ti₃AlC₂ and Ti₃SiC₂ MAX phase ceramics; and their composites with c-BN

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Shaheeda Petersen

Investigation of the hot deformation of sintered titanium compacts produced from direct reduction powder

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Naseeba Abbas

Analysis of phase transformations in hydrogenated titanium metals by non-isothermal dilatometry

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Gerard Leteba

PhD: Synthesis, characterization and catalytic investigations of Pt-based binary (bimetallic) and ternary (trimetallic) nanoparticles

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Gerard Leteba

MSc: Synthesis of Pt-Based Nanoparticles

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Osei Ofosu

A study of the feasibility of advanced hybrid thermoplastic composites for aerospace and automotive applications
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Liezl Matthews

Optimisation of the oxygen diffusion process for surface hardening of the Ti-6A1-4V alloy

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Jeremiah Chika Oguh

Investigation of the microstructural evolution in Ti-6A1-4V alloy during cyclic hydrogenation and dehydrogenation heat treatment

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Leon von Zwiklitz

Fatigue and fracture behaviour of PVC at elevated temperatures

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Mpho Marekwa

Evaluation of metal dusting of nickel-chromium-iron based alloys in a laboratory environment

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Muneeba Carelse

Investigation of the hardening behaviour and ordering transformation in Pt 14 at. % Cu

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Sa-Aadat Parker

Microstructural evolution of AISI304 stainless steel in the Steckel Mill rolling process

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Thabo Meletse

Development of low cost thermal insulating materials

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