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Masters and PhD Students

NameYearDegreeTitle
Jivashi Nagar2016- PhDTo be decided
Selvas Mwanza2016- PhDAlgorithmically detecting and tracking socio-political problems in South Africa using social media data
Maryam Al-Mukhaylid2016- MScA Comparison of Socially-Motivated Discussion Forum Models for LMSes
Jessica Mantel2016- MPhilPrototype for a mobile application for user-driven residential electricity usage monitoring
Pascal Ngaboyisonga2015- MPhilMobile broadband performance: A comparative evaluation across the mobile network operators in Cape Town
Catherine Chavula2014- PhDMultilingual information retrieval for closely related Bantu languages
Morebodi Modise2015- MScA Comparison of Mobile Search Interfaces for isiXhosa Speakers
Sinini Ncube2013- PhDA Mobile-based Communication Platform for eTextbook discussions
Josiah Chavula2013- PhDImproving the Pan-African Research and Education Network through Peering and Traffic Engineering
Job King'ori Maina2014- MScEnhancing Digital Heritage Archives Through Annotations and Gamification
Sarah Brittan2013- MScMultiple-Stakeholder Participatory Design of a Mobile Business Application for Micro-Entrepreneurs from Low-Income South African Communities
Haji Ali Haji2013- PhDInvestigating Mobile Image-based Applications to Support Compliance in Tuberculosis Treatment in Rural Africa
Jorgina Paihama2013- PhDUsing ICTs to steer low-skilled unemployed workers towards appropriate training opportunities
Mushashu Mwansa Lumpa2011- MScDigital Repositories in Private Clouds
Lighton Phiri2014- PhDInvestigating the impact of organized orchestration on teaching and learning

Honours Students

NamesYearProject
Jacob Goldberg2016- AfricanLII
Alon Bresler2016- BantuWEB (sup: Catherine Chavula)
Andreas Von Holy
Osher Shuman
Morné Valentyn2016- Reusable Virtual Orchestration Appliance (sup: Lighton Phiri)
Nabeel Parker
Meinolf Simbenda2016- WSIS (sup: Jorgina Paihama)
Darren Silke

Past Students

Masters and PhD Students

NameYearDegreeTitle
Mvurya Mgala2013-2016PhDInvestigating mobile prediction modelling of academic performance for students in rural schools in Kenya
Ayodeji Olojede2014-2016MScInvestigating image processing algorithms for provision of information in rock art sites using mobile devices
Anesh Kalan2014-2016MPhilUnderstanding merchant adoption of m-payments in South Africa
Sunkanmi Olaleye2014- MScA comparison of text input mechanism on mobile devices for historical African languages
Mohato Lekena2013-2015MScDesigning Mobile Multi-Touch Drum Sequencing Applications
Sean Packham2014-2016MScCrowdsourcing a Text Corpus for Low Resource Languages
Deena Chetty2013-2014MPhilPerceptions of Cloud Computing in the South African Government
Charity Chao Mbogo2012-2015PhDInvestigating mobile-based strategies to support learning of computer programming beyond the classroom in higher education: Case of Kenya and South Africa
Grace Ssekakubo2011-2015PhDRefactoring learning management systems for multi-device use in developing countries
Jorgina Paihama2009-2012MScMeta-standardisation of Interoperability Protocols
Ngoni Munyaradzi2011-2013MScTranscription of the Bleek and Lloyd Collection using the Bossa Volunteer Thinking Framework
Lebeko Poulo2009-2013MScCloud Computing for Digital Libraries
Marius Nel2008-2011MPhilThe Effectiveness of Large Image Support in Institutional Repositories
Kathryn van Niekerk2008-2011MPhilEfficient Curation of Heritage Data
Lighton Phiri2011-2013MScSimple Digital Libraries
Michelle Katz2010-2012MScBuilding Heritage Collections using Games in Social Networks
Kyle Williams2010-2012MScLearning to Read Bushman
Lisemelo Tlale2009- MPhilAssessing the impact of data quality techniques in telecommunications data warehouse ETL processing
Morwan Mohammed Noor2009-2012MScAn end-to-end soluton for complex open educational resources
Stefano Rivera2009- MScDigital Asset Management in a Content Management System
Mohammed Mustafa Ali2008-2013PhDLanguage-aware Multilingual Information Retrieval
Hisham Abdalla2007- PhDImproving Arabic-English Cross-language Information Retrieval by Exploiting Web Structure
Nils Körber2007- MScEnhancing Usability of Open Source Digital Repositories
Mongezi Ngindana2006- PhDComparative Analysis of Bandwidth Limitation and Information Accessibility in Developing Countries
Kieran Sharpey-Schafer2006-2012MScAn Investigation and Evaluation of Possible Solutions for a National Patient Record in South Africa
Christopher Parker2007-2009MScA lightweight interface to local Grid scheduling systems
Ndapandula Nakashole2007-2009MScA Grid-Based Search Engine for the Developing World
Themba Munalula2007-2008MPhilMeasuring the applicability of Open Data Standards to a single distributed organisation: an application to the COMESA Secretariat
Mayumbo Nyirenda2006-2008MScUniversal Web Application Server
Ashwinkoomarsing Balluck2006-2007MPhilOptimising Information Retrieval from the Web in Low-bandwidth Environments
Mpho Sello2006-2007MPhilIndividual Document Management Techniques: an Explorative Study
Masha du Toit2006-2007MPhilInvestigating the Efficacy of XML and Stylesheets to Render Electronic Courseware for Multiple Learning Styles
Candice Cloete2005-2006MPhilMIRMaid: An interface for a content based Music Information Retrieval test-bed
Muammar Omar2005-2012MScComponent-based Digital Library Scalability using clusters
Siyabonga Mhlongo2004-2006MScFlexible Packaging Methodologies for Rapid Deployment of Customisable Component-based Digital Libraries
Linda Eyambe2003-2005MScA Digital Library Component Assembly Environment

Honours Students

NamesYearProject
Robert Passmore2015AfriNREN (sup: Josiah Chavula)
Chantal Yang
Roslyn Sanby
Victor Kabine2015An isiZulu spellchecker
Balone Ndaba
Craig Feldman2015IR to RIMS
Darryl Meyer
Noosrat Hoosain2015Three Archives
Noxolo Mthimkulu
Nicole Petersen
Nkosana Malumba2014Afriweb - The IsiZulu Search Engine
Katlego Moukangwe
Jay Benson2014Zamani Data Archive
Michael Ferguson
Joanne Marston2012School of Rock Art
Marco Lawrence
Kaitlyn Crawford
Michiel Baird2012Spatial Management of African Sites and Heritage
Timothy Trewartha
Flora Kundaeli2011Afrimeet
Zafika Manzi
Tresor Mvumbi
Miles Robinson2011bonolo
Stuart Hammar
Mushashu Mwansa Lumpa2010Copying Archives
Ngoni Munyaradzi
Kyle Williams2009Bushman OnLine Dictionary
Sanvir Manilal
Lebogang Molwantoa
Marc Bowes2009CALJAX
Matthew Hirst
Suraj Subrun
Jorgina Paihama2008Language Preservation Portal
Lebeko Poulo
Morwan Mohammed Noor
Graham Hunter2007Cellphone Shopper
Marc Pelteret
Tshifhiwa Ramuhaheli
Ndapandula Nakashole2006Dynamic Cluster-based Search Engine
Calvin Pedzai
Fabian Jacobs2005District Six Museum Multimedia Information Management System
Kurt Kruger
Kumoyo Mukunyandela2004Personal Document Management
Lefa Ramike
Muammar Omar2004Question And Test Interoperability
Afzal Dalwai
Andrew Maunder2004X-Switch: Multi-User Web Application Server
Reinhardt van Rooyen
Stephen Emslie2003Blox: A Component Connection System
David Moore
Aleksandar Manojlovic2003DynaMail: Dynamic Online Communities
Ryan Slade
Sergio Congia2003SOAPifying the Open Archives
Michael Gaylord
Bhavik Merchant
Siyabonga Mhlongo2003peerDOC
Senate Mafike
Phathutshedzo Tshivhengwa
last updated on : Sun Sep 18 00:00:02 2016