Day 2 – Session A 2019

Tuesday 26th November: Parallel Session A

Opening Keynote Address to All Sessions By

Prof Hal Walker
09h30 – 10h00

09h00 am
-- Registration --
Conference Management
09h30 am
Opening Keynote Address: NASA Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary And Laser Fusion Energy Experiments
Prof Hal Walker
10h00 am
An Energy-efficient Cognitive Radio based Smart Grid Communication Network Architecture
Efe Orumwense, Cape Pennisula University of Technology, Bellville
10h20 am
Baseline Model for the Measurement & Verification of a Commercial Building
Werner Kaiser, North-West Univerity
10h40 am
Modelling of a solid oxide fuel cell microgrid system for a megawatt load
Khlid Ben Hamad, Cape Pennisula University of Technology, Bellville
11h00 am
Design of a Human Kinetic Energy Harvesting System for a gym using magnetic induction
Tawanda Mushiri, University of Johannesburg, Bellville
11h20 am
A Simulation Study of Natural Convection Airflow Pattern for a PCM Chamber
Chamber Thandiwe Bongani Radebe, Tshwane University of Technology
11h40 am
-- Refreshments --
Main Area
12h00 am
Efficiency in Distribution Networks with Harmonic Distortion
Rosalia Sinvula, Cape Pennisula University of Technology
12h20 pm
Milk cooling energy optimization on a dairy farm through an energy audit approach
Russel Mhundwa, Fort Hare Institute of Technology
12h40 pm
Assessing the Effects of Engine load on Compression Ignition Engines Using Biodiesel Blends
Semakula Maroa, University of Kwazulu Natal
13h00 pm
The Economic Feasibility Study of Renewable-Based Fuel Cells with Grid Connection for a Commercial Application
Bruno Peguy Pougoue Tchintchui, Cape Peninsula University of Technology
13h20 pm
-- Lunch --
Main Area
14h20 pm
Testing and performance evaluation of a R404A transport refrigeration system retrofitted with R290
Maureen Ramaube, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria
14h40 pm
Effective energy utilization of hybrid power system for low income houses based on user behaviour pattern
Khuthadzo Kgopana, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria
15h00 pm
Analysing demand and supply projects on deep level mine compressed air systems
William Shaw, CRCED Pretoria
15h20 pm
Control and Protection in Low Voltage DC Grids
Diëgo Zuidervliet, The Hague University of Applied Sciences
15h40 pm
Optimal off-gas utilisation for energy recovery under fluctuating operating conditions
Philip Venter, North west University
16h00 pm
Boiler house expansion under fluctuating off-gas availability
Philip Venter