Assessing an exploratory digital environment for learning about southern African precolonial urbanism in space and time: a case study for Seoke, the capital of the Bangwaketse. Ai Maina, Brenda. (2022) MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee, co-supervisor: Victoria Rautenbach.
Characteristics of warm season supercell thunderstorms over the Gauteng and Mpumalanga Provinces of South Africa. Liesker, Christina G. (2022). MSc Meteorology. Supervisor: Liesl Dyson, co-supervisor: EH Becker.
Developing a hydropower atlas for South Africa. Mahamba, Noluthando. (2022). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Christel Hansen.
Perceptions about the value of addresses and address data in South Africa. Mdelelni, Azile. (2022). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee, co-supervisor: Victoria Rautenbach.
Predicting mire distribution using species distribution models (SDMs) and GISc: a case study of the Prince Edward Islands (PEIs). Sadiki, M. Mpho. (2022). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Christel Hansen, co-supervisor: Michelle Greve.
The utility of Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 products for monitoring smallholder maize farms in support of the Sustainable Development Goals. Mashaba-Munghemezulu, Zinhle O. (2022). PhD Geoinformatics. Supervisor: George Chirima, co-supervisor: Philemon Tsele.
Understanding the two-way interactions between aardvark (Orycteropus afer) burrowing and the surrounding landscape characteristics at Rietvlei Nature Reserve, South Africa. Mapuru, Morena J. (2022). MSc Geography. Supervisor: Natalie Haussmann, co-supervisor: Christel Hansen.
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Addresses in informal settlements of South Africa: an evaluation of alternatives to conventional addressing. Naidoo, Yashena. (2021). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee, co-supervisor: Victoria Rautenbach
Changes in surface solar ultraviolet (UV) radiation related to changes in atmospheric conditions over South Africa. Du Preez, David J. (2021). PhD Meteorology. Supervisor: Caradee Wright. co-supervisor: Hassan Bencherif
Climate change implications on water availability and crop production: Exploring adaptation strategies in the Olifants River Basin, South Africa. Olabanji, Mary F. (2021). PhD Environment and Society. Supervisor: Thando Ndarana, co-supervisor: Nerhene Davis.
The dynamics of cut-off lows and their vertical extension to the surface. Barnes, Michael A. (2021) PhD. Supervisor: Thando Ndarana, co-supervisor: Willem Landman
Ecology of wild and domestic suids in relation to the epidemiology of African swine fever in northern KwaZulu-Natal. Mapendere, Cynthia (2021) MSc. Supervisor: JWH Ferguson, co-supervisors: Eric Etter & F. Jori
The effects of roads on medium to large mammals in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. Malherbe, Misha. (2021) MSc. Supervisor: Natalie Haussmann
Exploring custodianship roles and responsibilities for cadastral data in the context of the South African Spatial Data Infrastructure. Motswenyane, Mokgethi S. (2021). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee, co-supervisor: Antony Cooper.
Heat extremes and impacts on mortality in South Africa: Towards the development of a heat health early warning system. Kapwata, Ngoza T. (2021). PhD Geography. Supervisor: Caradee Wright, co-supervisor: Michael Gebreslasie (UKZN)
Historical gully erosion growth in the Lower Thina Catchment, Eastern Cape. Boihang, Lerato M. (2021) MSc Environmental Management. Supervisor: Christel Hansen
The Impact of High-Resolution Soil Moisture States on Short-Term Numerical Weather Prediction of Convective Initiation over South Africa. Engelbrecht, Edward H. (2021). MSc Meteorology. Supervisor: Willem Landman, co-supervisor: Stephanie Landman
Invertebrate species of the Mariepskop Summit, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa: Affinities with Afromontane Natal Drakensberg fynbos and Cape fynbos. Taylor, Liesl (2021) MSc. Supervisor: David H Jacobs, co-supervisors: JWH Ferguson & Ansie Dippenaar
Investigations into the estimation of deciduous Savanna woody structural variables using multi-temporal C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) imagery. Main, Russell S. (2021). PhD Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Renaud Mathieu, co-supervisor: Konrad Wessels.
Managing, organising and sharing fine-grained data in the spatial design disciplines – An evaluation of a GeoNode prototype. Green, Cameron L. (2021). MSc Geoinformatics. Supervisor: Victoria Rautenbach, co-supervisor: Serena Coetzee
Modelling and assessing the impact of change in forest cover on water resources provision in rural Uganda. Ausi A Ssentongo (2021). PhD Environment and Society. Supervisors: FNW Nsubuga, Dan Darkey
The resolution of inter-sphere conflict on governance for sustainable potable water in Limpopo, South Africa. Makhubu, Fortunate (2021) PhD. Supervisor: JWH Ferguson, co-supervisor: M Bourblanc
Review and verification study of atmospheric visibility reduction during fog and mist. de Beer, Anika (2021). MSc Meteorology. Supervisor: Willem Landman, co-supervisor: Stephanie Landman
The role of neighbourhood environments on promoting resilience to crime in informal settlements: A study of Khayelitsha, South Africa. Pijper, Lauren (2021) MSc. Supervisor: Gregory Breetzke
Towards understanding geographic information competencies: The case of decision-making in environmental impact assessments in South Africa. Hlela, S.B.P (2021). PhD Geography. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee, co-supervisot: Antony Cooper
Understanding the dynamics and coping mechanisms as deployed by maize producers in the context of a changing climate: The Vaal River catchment as a case study. Ankabi, Remilekun T. (2021). PhD Environment and Society. Supervisor: Nerhene Davis, co-supervisor: Thando Ndarana.
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Analysis of land use and land cover dynamics and its implications on natural resources in Dedza District, Malawi. Munthali, Maggie (2020) PhD. Supervisor: Nerhene Davis, co-supervisor: Joel Botai
Assessing the correlation between Malaria case mortality rates and specific socioeconomic factors. Coetzer, Ryno Harm (2020) MSc. Supervisor: A Adeola
Composition and stand dynamics of Karee (Searsia lancea (L.f.) F.A. Barkley) clusters in the Central Bushveld, Marikana-Brits area, North West Province. Kruger, Carene (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Coert Geldenhuys
Determination of heavy metal composition of particulate matter in a typical chrome and platinum mine area in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Tshehla, Cheledi (2020) PhD. Supervisor: Caradee Wright, co-supervisor: G. Djolov.
Development of a robbery prediction model for the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality. Kemp, Nicolas (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Greg Breetzke, co-supervisor: Anthony Cooper
Disaggregating employment data to building level: A multi-objective optimisation approach. Ludick, Chantel (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Victoria Rautenbach
Drivers of farmer-African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) conflict in the Waterberg Biosphere Reserve, South Africa. Dube, Lungelo (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga, co-supervisor: Daniel Parker
Drought impact assessment in Southern African biomes. Marumbwa, Farai (2020) DPhil. Supervisor: Moses Cho
Environmental influences on the effectiveness of the measles booster vaccine among 18-month-old children in a rural community of Limpopo province, South Africa. Albers, Patricia (2020), PhD. Supervisor: Caradee Wright
Evaluation of satellite laser ranging errors associated with pressure sensor height offsets. Barasa, Benedict (2020) MSc. Evaluation Supervisor: Ludwig Combrinck, co-supervisor: Joel Botai
Examining the spatial association between tuberculosis and alcohol availability in Mamelodi, Tshwane. Booi, Lazola (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Greg Breetzke
The hydrogeomorphic distribution of the wetlands in Swaziland, and their prediction. Le Roux, Jason (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Heinz Beckedahl
Integrating Heritage Resources Management and Environmental Management processes and practice in accordance with South African legislation and international standards. Nienaber, Willem (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Advocate PJ Snijman
Investigating the costs and impacts of water leakages in the Midrand region through implementation of the economic model for leakage management. Pillay, Deshree (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga
Mapping invasive alien plant species using remote sensing: a case study of Prosopis glandulosa in Prieska, Northern Cape, South Africa. De Villiers, Colette (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Cilence Munghemezulu, co-supervisor: Philemon Tsele
Optical remote sensing techniques for estimating forageable pasture biomass in semi-arid areas in the Northern Cape. Cullen, Sean (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Joel Botai
Renewable energy strategies for alleviating energy poverty in informal settlements: a case study of Diepsloot South Africa. Tlhatlha, Pheladi V (2020) MSc. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga
The risk of exposure to indoor air pollution in low income settlements in Durban, South Africa. Buthelezi, Sikhumbuzo (2020), PhD. Supervisor: Caradee Wright
The role of local government in the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals: A case of Tshwane Municipality. Nkhabu, Malilomo Francisca (2020) MA. Supervisor: Dan Darkey
The seasonality of crime on the Cape Flats of South Africa. Schutte, Francois (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Greg Breetzke
The Smart City level of the City of Tshwane compared to the European city standard, and its contribution towards the city’s environmental sustainability. De Jongh, Andrée (2020). MSc. Supervisor: Emma Archer, co-supervisor: Johnny Coetzee
Surface-strip coal mine rehabilitation risk assessment: the development of an integrated rehabilitation risk assessment model for use in South Africa and Australia. Weyer, Vanessa Derryn (2020). PhD. Supervisor: Wayne Frederick Truter, co-supervisors: David Mulligan & Timothy O'Connor
Understanding the acceptance and use of open source geospatial software – The case of QGIS in South Africa. Henrico, Susanna (2020) DPhil. Supervisor: Serena Coetzee
Utilization of Indigenous Trees and Its Impact on Species Diversity in Soto, Eastern Cape. Mzoboshe, Skhumbuzo (2020), MSc. Supervisor: Dr IC Madakadza
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Assessment of river health using in Situ Water Quality Parameters and Miniass protocol in the Marico and Crocodile Rivers, North West Province, South Africa. Tshivhase, Ndivhuwo Samuel (2020) MSc. Supervisor: GJ Cilliers
Coastline dynamics at Thukela Mouth and the Amatigulu and Umlalazi river estuary areas KwaZulu-Natal, Esterhuizen, Jozua (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Paul Sumner
Desirable benefit-sharing mechanisms in forestry-based land restitution projects in Livubu and Tzaneen communities in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Makhubele, L. (2019) MSc. Supervisor: Paxie Chirwa
Evaluating the effectiveness of SO14001 - Environmental Management System (EMS) in improving key environmental performance indicators of ESKOM distribution: A case study of Mpumalanga operating unit. Manake, Adelaine (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Isa van Aardt
Formation and Development of Tropical Temperate Troughs across Southern Africa as Simulated by a State-of-the-art Coupled Model, Erasmus, Magdel (2019) MSc. Supervisor: Willem Landman, co-supervisor: Christine Engelbrecht
A historical overview of protected area management plans in South Africa. Smit, D.W.J. (2019) PhD. Supervisor: Isa van Aardt, co-supervisor: Howard Hendriks
Integrated assessment of the environmental impacts of the KwaZulu Natal electrification programme: a case study of Ndumo Gezina 132/22kV multi-circuit power line. Debe, X.A. (2019) MSc. Supervisor: Dan Darkey
Investigating the influence of present and projected climate on the livelihood of small-scale farmers in the uThungulu District Municipality, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, Zwane, Nosipho Ntombani (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Joel Botai
Knowledge and perception of the Impacts of Climate Change in Naledi Local Municipality, North West, South Africa. Mahlaule, Life (2019) MA. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga
Land acquisition and the growth of informal settlements in Mamelodi, City of Tshwane, 1994-2014. Mgushelo, Apiwe (2019) MSc. Supervisor: Dan Darkey
Long term salinity changes in the Crocodile River Catchment upstream of the Hartebeespoort Dam. van Eeden, Jacobus A (2019) MSc. Supervisor: H van Niekerk
A multi-technique appraisal of city-scale atmospheric pollution in Nigeria, Aliyu, Yahaya Abbas (2019), PhD. Supervisor: Joel Botai
Predictive modelling of Namibian fairy circles and their co-occurrence with Euphorbia species using Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Schutte, Christiaan (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Greg Breetzke
Remote sensing of environmental variables for mapping malaria distribution: the case of Vhembe District Municipality South Africa, Malahlela, Oupa Ermos (2019), PhD. Supervisor: Jane Olwoch
Renewable energy strategies for alleviating energy poverty in informal settlements: a case study of diepsloot - south Africa, Tlhatlha, Pheladi Venda (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga
Surface-strip coal mine rehabilitation risk assessment: The development of an integrated rehabilitation risk assessment model for use in South Africa and Australia. Weyer, Vanessa (2019) PhD. Supervisor: Wayne Truter
A synoptic climatology of Continental Tropical Low pressure systems over southern Africa and their contribution to rainfall over South Africa, Webster, Elizabeth May (2019), MSc. Supervisor: Liesl Dyson
The role of an emerging wetland system in nutrient assimilation. Hattingh, Tarryn (2019) MSc. Supervisor: Marius Claassen, co-supervisor: Liesl Hill
The use of satellite-derived data and neural-network analysis to examine variation in maize yield under changing climate, Adisa, Omolola Mayowa (2019), PhD Supervisor: Daniel Darkey, co-supervisor: Joel Botai
Towards development of a thermal monitoring system and analysis of meteorological parameters for the HartRAO lunar laser ranging telescope. Tsele, Philemon (2019), PhD. Supervisor: Ludwig Combrinck
Understanding farmer knowledge, perceptions and management of burrowing mammals: a study from the Ottosdal region in South Africa. Foster, Izak B (2019). MA Supervisor: Natalie Haussmann
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Analysing the influence of TNT on Southern African trees grass and shrubs using in-situ hyperspectral data, Du Plooy, Niell (2018), MSc
Analysis of land cover changes of the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory environment over five decades, Mbwia, Lisa Nyadzua (2018), MSc
Blocking gap flow and mountain wave interaction along the coastal escarpment of South Africa, Geldenhuys, Markus (2018), MSc
Competing Values in the Integrated Environmental Management Process ~ Understanding the Dynamics Between Evidence Versus Value-Based Decision-Making, De Beer, Jessica (2018), MA
Development of an Integrated Timing System for the HartRAO Lunar Laser Ranging Station, Munghemezulu, Cilence (2018), PhD. Supervisor: Ludwig Combrinck
Drought characterization in South Africa under changing climate, Phaduli, Elelwani (2018), MSc
Environmental impacts integrated assessment of KwaZulu-Natal Electrification Programme: A case study of Ndumo Gezisa 132/22kV multi-circuit power line KwaZulu-Natal, Debe, Asanda Asanda (2018), MSc
Exploring the usability and suitability of different techniques for visualising uncertainty in 3D maps for regional level wind farm planning, Bevis, Yvette (2018), MSc
Framework for semi-automated object-based image classification of invasive alien plant species in South Africa: Harrisia pomanensis as a case study, Mafanya, Madodomzi (2018), MSc. Supervisors: Philemon Tsele. co-supervisor: Joel Botai
Framework to guide mine-related land use planning towards optimisation of the coal mining rehabilitated landscape, Hattingh, Raina (2018), MSc
Gravel road and mammal path impacts on above- and belowground vegetation characteristics in an urban grassland nature reserve, Galloway, TL (2018), MSc supervisor: Natalie Haussmann, Co-supervisor: Peter le Roux (UFS)
Impacts of new buildings on urban liveability: a socio-economic study on Pretoria South Africa, Terblanche, Alissa Agneta (2018), MSc
Interactive effects of disturbances on soil and vegetation characteristics: A study of Rietvlei Nature Reserve and the Eastern Cape, Mashiane, Katlego (2018), MSc Supervisor: Natalie Haussmann, Co-supervisor: Peter le Roux (UFS)
Land acquisition and the growth of informal settlements in South Africa: the case of informal settlements in Mamelodi City of Tshwane 1994 - 2014, Mgushelo, Aphiwe (2018), MA
Modelling land use and land cover change in the Western Cape Province, Tizora, Petronella Chenayi (2018), MSc
Quantifying the structure of the woody element in Savannahs using integrated optical and Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) approach: a stepping stone towards country wide monitoring in South Africa, Naidoo, Laven (2018), PhD
Rainfall variability and drought in the central and northern KwaZulu-Natal Drakensberg: 1955-2015, Smart, Catherine Ann (2018), MSc
River discharge dynamics climate and land-use change: the Amatikulu and Nyoni rivers KwaZulu-Natal South Africa, Van Heerden, Renate (2018), MSc
Single and multi-temporal assessment approach of natural resources using remote sensing, Mahlayeye, Mbali (2018), MSc
Towards a heat-watch warning system for South Africa for the benefit of the health sector, Mulovhedzi, Tlangelani, Patience (2018), MSc
Trends in soil erosion and land use in the Upper Tugela catchment, Kuse, Mzukisi (2018), MSc
Understanding environmental injustice: the case of Imizamo Yethu and the poverty-population-environment nexus, Johnston, Matt Paul (2018), MA
Vegetation characterisation, termite diversity and soil condition in natural forest and agroecosystems in Salima District, Malawi, Nyirenda, Harrington, MSc. Supervisor: Francis Wasswa Nsubuga.
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