Assessment of product circularity across product-life cycle stages

Assessment of product circularity across product-life cycle stages Dr. Jayakrishna Kandasamy, Associate Professor- Vellore Institute of Technology (India) Time: 14:30 – 15:30 Date: 31 May 2022 Link: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZDc5NWFiMzMtZTc0Yy00ZmE2LTlhZjAtNTNkNmVlNWVkOTIw%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%22fa785acd-36ef-41bc-8a94-89841327e045%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%220642bcfd-a254-45c9-b6e3-da1a293c9d18%22%7d Abstract  Circular product development is designing a product that has a scope of returning into its life cycle multiple times with a virtue of inflicting minimal harm … Continued

Algorithms in the 4IR: Improved machine learning techniques via probability theory

Speaker Dr Peter Olukanmi Title Algorithms in the 4IR: Improved machine learning techniques via probability theory Link: https://zoom.us/j/96223068629?pwd=ajRKYnU0UEVER3h0cXJwWTJuTkdqZz09 Date: Tuesday 31 May 2022 Time: 14:00 (2:00PM). Abstract The big idea behind this talk is to inspire researchers and students in the mathematical sciences towards global impact in the current 4IR era, by harnessing their existing tools … Continued

Creating a bulwark for the perfect storm using 4IR Technologies

Professorial Inauguration by Professor Nnamdi Nwulu The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Johannesburg (UJ) Professor Tshilidzi Marwala and the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE) Professor Daniel Mashao, cordially invite you to the professorial inauguration of Professor Nnamdi Nwulu, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of the … Continued

Nanomaterials and Catalysis – a Multidisciplinary Approach to solve Environmental Challenges of Today

The Institute of Intelligent Systems, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, invites you to a talk entitled: “Nanomaterials and Catalysis – a Multidisciplinary Approach to solve Environmental Challenges of Today” presented by Dr. Philipp-Alexander Primus, Potsdam University, Institute of Chemistry (Germany) and UP Transfer GmbH (Germany)   Time: 11h00 – 12h00 Date: 12 May … Continued

Electrical Discharge Alloying (EDA) and Friction Stir Processing (FSP) of Titanium Alloys

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Technology (Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment) in association with the Department of Mechanical Engineering (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore- India); invites you to an expert lecture by Dr. Jibin T Philip entitled: Electrical Discharge Alloying (EDA) and Friction Stir Processing (FSP) of Titanium Alloys DATE: 04 … Continued

A Just Transition for Africa by Lungile Mashele

The Department of Energy Studies and Centre for Cyber-Physical Food, Energy & Water Systems, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, invites you to a webinar entitled: “A Just Transition for Africa” by Lungile Mashele Abstract Africa finds itself at the precipice of an energy revolution. From Cape to Cairo, nations are increasing generating capacity … Continued

Reverse logistics and construction supply chains: Opportunities for 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) and research agenda

INVITATION: Webinar Series 02 Hosted by The Sustainable Human Settlement and Construction Research Centre, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg DVP Presenter: Prof Nicholas Chileshe: University of South Australia Topic: Reverse logistics and construction supply chains: Opportunities for 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) and research agenda Ph.D. in construction management from the … Continued

3D Printed Electrical Steel: Opportunities and Challenges

The Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology (Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment) invites you to a webinar entitled:3D Printed Electrical Steel: Opportunities and Challenges”  Name of the presenter: Prof . Shanelle N. Foster Title of presentation: 3D Printed Electrical Steel: Opportunities and Challenges Date: 26 April 2022 Time: 14:00 (Pretoria Time) MS … Continued

The Electric Car Conversion Project

The Electric Car Conversion Project About the project Test the efficiency of Electric Vehicles (EV’s) by converting an existing Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicle to an electric-powered car thus comparing the new EV to the old ICE vehicle. Who can join? Dedicated individuals who can commit for the span of the project (2022). Undergraduate and … Continued

Sustainable Manufacturing of Lithium Ion Battery for Electric Vehicles Chris Yuan

Sustainable Manufacturing of Lithium Ion Battery for Electric Vehicles by Chris Yuan Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio. USA Abstract:  Electric vehicles (EVs) are widely promoted as clean alternatives to conventional vehicles for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from ground transportation. However, the lithium ion batteries (LIBs) used in current … Continued