Archive | February, 2009

Thesis Defense: Ms GN Botha

Thesis Defense: Ms GN Botha – MSc (Physics) Title: Development of an external cavity diode laser for application to spectroscopy and laser cooling and trapping of rubidium Date:    19 February 2009 Time:   09:00 – 10:00 Venue: Delta (1011), Merensky Building

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Thesis Defense: Mr M De Kock

Thesis Defense: Mr M De Kock – MSc (Physics) Title of Thesis: Gaussian and nongaussian-based Gram-Charlier and Edgeworth pansions for correlations of identical particles in HBT interferometry Date:    23 February 2009 Time:   10:00 – 11:00 Venue: Delta (1011), Merensky Building

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Thesis Defense: Ms V Nwosu

Thesis Defense: Ms V Nwosu – MSc (Physics) Title:  Generation and detection of ultrashort pulses Date:   20 February 2009 Time:   14:00 – 15:00 Venue: Delta (1011), Merensky Building

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Colloquium (Civil): C Rudman

Title:  Investigation into the Structural behaviour of Portal Frames. Presenter:  Ms C Rudman (MScEng candidate) Date:  19 February 2009 Time:  12;00 – 13:00 Venue:  S202, Auditorium, Civil Engineering Building Investigation into the Structural behaviour of Portal Frames.” The research focuses on the in-plane purely elastic stability of portal frames.  In this investigation a distinction is […]

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English Department Seminar

Title: Political Allegory, Social Satire, Roman á clef Clues and Cartoon Aesthetics in Mandla Langa’s ‘History of the Present’: The Lost Colours of the Chameleon  Speaker: Annie Gagiano (SU) Venue: “Green” Molteno Room (579), English Department, 5th Floor, Arts & Social Sciences Building Date: Thursday 19 February Time: 12h00-13h00 For further information email megsam@sun.ac.za All […]

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Friday Seminar

Speaker: Nick Koornhof, Member of the National Executive, COPE Topic: “… Congress of the Peope (COPE): The Road to the 2009 Elections…” Date: February 20, 2009 Time: 11:00 Venue: Room 648, Arts & Social Sciences Building Contact: Ms Derica Lambrechts Tel: 021 808 2476 E-mail: derica@sun.ac.za

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Sarah Bartmann lecture

Rosemarie Buikema, Professor of Arts, Culture and Diversity at Utrecht University, the Netherlands, will present a lecture on Sarah Bartman on   Thursday 26 February 2009 at 15:30 in the JC de Wet Hall. The lecture will be held in Room 1023 of the Old Main building (Ou Hoofgebou). Diana Ferrus will also read the poem […]

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Johan Bakkes at 1st Woordpret for 2009

Johan Bakkes, world traveller, author and accountancy professor at UWC will be the guest at the WAT’s first Woordpret of the year on 20 February 2009.  He will let the audience share in his strange and dangerous experiences in far-away places.  He will also talk about his new book with the unusual title of Norrevøk. […]

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