CSIR (South Africa)

Type: Organization
Name: CSIR (South Africa)
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

SASOL : Flag drops for the 2014 Sasol Solar Challenge

Release date- 29092014 - The 2014 Sasol Solar Challenge is upon us. Amid much excitement, Ms Naledi Pandor, Minister of Science and Technology, got the challenge underway at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research today.The challenge is a rally ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 3 reports

2014 SA Solar Challenge hits highways

PRETORIA, South Africa - The final hurdle for the 10 teams competing in the 2014 South African Solar Challenge is over - the scrutiny process conducted by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research.Scrutineers were at Zwartkops Raceway west of ... [Published News24 - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa’s 3D printing revolution

It begins as a dusting of metal or plastic, melted together to form a single layer. Once the first layer has been melted, more granules are sprinkled on top and are welded to each other and the layer below.These layers are incredibly thin and allow a ... [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Sasol Solar Challenge kicks off at CSIR

September 27th, 2014,Published in Articles: Energize , Articles: EngineerIT , Articles: VectorThe Sasol Solar Challenge , a biennial solar car race taking place in South Africa, kicked off at 8h00 on 27 September 2014 at the Council for Scientific and ... [Published EE Publishers - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Startup Picnic | picnic for entrepreneurs

Startup Picnic is a fun day connecting entrepreneurs (and the aspiring) across different backgrounds so to unwind, play games, have fun, make friends and tie relationships.It’s hosted by www.tiisetsomaloma.com blog on the 22 nd of November 2014 at CSIR ... [Published Zagossip - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Revolutionary robotics?

an Ebola-fighting robot made history in the Liberian capital, Monrovia. Hospital staff at the ELWA missionary hospital switched on TRU-D, the first automated room decontamination machine to ever be used in Africa. TRU-D is a robot that can disinfect a ... [Published This is Africa - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Minister Naledi Pandor starts Sasol Solar Challenge race in Pretoria, 27 Sept

Minister Pandor to start Sasol Solar Challenge25 Sep 2014Naledi Pandor, Minister of Science and Technology, will start the Sasol Solar Challenge race in Pretoria on Saturday, 27 September 2014.The Sasol Solar Challenge is an eight day race for solar-powered ... [Published South African Government - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

GISSA meeting focuses on academic and research programmes

September 25th, 2014,Published in Articles: PositionITA recent GISSA meeting, held at the University of Pretoria and attended by some 110 members, focussed on academic and research programmes in GISc and remote sensing, with several educational institutions ... [Published EE Publishers - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Fin24.com | CSIR signs radar deal to protect SA oceans

South Africa may soon have a more effective means of protecting territorial waters from illegal fishers.Read the full article here .This content was originally published by fin24.com . Original publishers retain all rights. It appears here for a limited ... [Published Global Advisors - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Women Dominate in Profile Awards for Science and Technology Journalism

Women dominated the top five positions in the 14th Profile Awards for science and technology journalism, announced at Wits University on Thursday 11 September 2014.The winner was Katharine Child, followed by Elsabé Brits, Sarah Wild, Tamar Kahn and John ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Africa Rising farming project improves on production

Bonnia (UE), Sept.This came to light on Friday, when a team of Research Scientists of diverse backgrounds from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Ministry of Food ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

FRSC honour for IICT scientist

HYDERABAD: Dr B Mahipal Reddy, chief scientist & head of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry division, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad has been honoured with the Fellowship of Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), London in recognition ... [Published Times of India - Sep 05 2014]

Quotes

Speaking at the start, Minister Pandor said, "Of particular significance to South Africa is the benefit such an event has in generating awareness that science and technology creates for our young people and the prestige it brings to our country."
On Saturday morning, Minister Pandor said more needed to done to increase the interest of young people in engineering fields. "We need to do more. But we also recognise the considerable progress we have made. Tomeet our country's energy demandsin a sustainable way,our government hasprogrammesfor solar energy, electric vehicles and energy storage."
"From a physical and mechanical perspective, cars must be inherently stable, be able to perform manoeuvres in line with their size and speed capability, not cause a hazard to other road users, and provide protection for the driver.”"
"There is a definite drive for low cost systems," says Dr Stopforth. "There is obviously always a factor that lower costs systems are less optimised than the expensive models, but it is sometimes better than nothing."

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SASOL : Flag drops for the 2014 Sasol Solar Cha... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 01 2014]
Sasol Solar Challenge well on the way to Cape Town [Published SA Dep. of Science & Technology - Sep 29 2014]
2014 SA Solar Challenge hits highways [Published News24 - Sep 29 2014]
Flag drops for the 2014 Sasol Solar Challenge [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
Naledi Pandor gets Sasol Solar Challenge underway [Published Wheels Fanatic SA - Sep 29 2014]
South Africa’s 3D printing revolution [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Sep 28 2014]
Sasol Solar Challenge kicks off at CSIR [Published EE Publishers - Sep 27 2014]
Startup Picnic | picnic for entrepreneurs [Published Zagossip - Sep 27 2014]
Revolutionary robotics? [Published This is Africa - Sep 26 2014]
Minister Naledi Pandor starts Sasol Solar Chall... [Published South African Government - Sep 26 2014]
UK, SA launch multimillion-rand research and i... [Published Engineering News - Sep 26 2014]
Mineral processing equipment cluster gaining mo... [Published Mining Weekly - Sep 26 2014]
GISSA meeting focuses on academic and research ... [Published EE Publishers - Sep 26 2014]
Japan working with South Africa to reduce risks... [Published Mining Weekly - Sep 25 2014]
TELKOM SOC : Address By Zwelinzima Vavi, Genera... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 23 2014]
AAD 2014: South African partnership to develop ... [Published Jane's - Sep 23 2014]
Brands that tackle food waste can woo consumers [Published Marklives.com - Sep 23 2014]
Coal meets solar at hybrid energy workshop [Published EE Publishers - Sep 22 2014]
Partners aim to save the rhino [Published IT-Online - Sep 22 2014]
Fin24.com | CSIR signs radar deal to protect SA... [Published Global Advisors - Sep 22 2014]
CSIR signs radar deal to protect SA oceans [Published Finance 24 - Sep 22 2014]
SAs UAVs are flying high [Published SABC - Sep 20 2014]
Tanzania Launches Plan to Fight Climate Impacts... [Published Columbia Earth Institute - Sep 20 2014]
CSIR, SA company to develop new radar for satel... [Published Engineering News - Sep 19 2014]
Academic urges mining sector to mechanise opera... [Published Mining Weekly - Sep 19 2014]
Bilateral defence cooperation between SA and Br... [Published Engineering News - Sep 19 2014]
Brands That Tackle Food Waste Can Woo Consumers [Published Fast Moving - Sep 18 2014]
BREAKING NEWS912 hits in the last 7 days [Published OpportunityOnline.co.za - Sep 17 2014]
South Africa relights jet engine development [Published Flight International - Sep 17 2014]
Minerals processing equipment cluster gains mom... [Published Engineering News - Sep 17 2014]
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