Nov. 18-19, 2019 Johannesburg (South Africa) Back


Prof. Dr. Elvis Fosso-Kankeu
Prof. Dr. Frans Waanders
Prof. Dr. Hemant Kumar P. Bulsara

ISBN - 978-81-943403-0-0


Sr.No.Paper Title & Author(s)Page No.
1Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Xanthan gum-cl-Dimethyl acrylamide hydrogel based Silica hydrogel as Adsorbent for Cadmium (II) Removal
Edwin Makhado, Sadanand Pandey, Misook Kang and Elvis Fosso-Kankeu
2Security Of Connected Objects
O.Théophile Aballo, Antoine Vianou and Roland Déguénonvo
3Matte-refractory Interaction; a Review
T. Ramakobya, BM Thethwayo and Antoine F. Mulaba – Bafubiandi
4The Interaction of Refractory Oxide with Matte
T. Ramakobya, BM Thethwayo and Antoine F. Mulaba – Bafubiandi
5Recycling of Ceramic Refractory Materials
H. Baloyi, BM Kanyane and Antoine F. Mulaba – Bafubiandi
6Recycling of Ceramic Refractory Materials: Process Steps
H. Baloyi, BM Kanyane and Antoine F. Mulaba – Bafubiandi
7Supercritical Fluid Fractionation Process Development: A Techno-economic Analysis of Retrofitting an Aroma Production Process
S.C. Hendricks, T.F.N. Madzimbamuto and T.V. Ojumu
8Supercritical Solvent Impregnation of Textiles with a Therapeutic Component
G.J. Lentoor, T.F.N. Madzimbamuto and T.V. Ojumu
9Aroma and Bitter Extracts from South African Hops: Characterisation and Extraction Process Development using Supercritical CO2
Archery V, Madzimbamuto T and Ojumu T
10Multi-Product Fractionation of Roasted Peanuts using scCO2: An Evaluation of Process Alternatives
Z Siqungathi, T. F. N Madzimbamuto and T. V Ojumu
11Development and Quality Evaluation of a Ready to Drink Lacto Juice from Cape Gooseberry Fruits (Physalis peruviana)
Feziwe. Nkabinde and Oluwafemi. A. Adebo
12Production and Quality Characteristics of a Probiotic Beverage from Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus)
Katlego. M. Masebe and Oluwafemi. A. Adebo
13The Impact of using Mining Pit Water on Flotation Performance of a Sedimentary Phosphate Ore
M.D Hlahane, W. Nheta and M.E. Makhatha
14Moringa oleifera Seeds Extracts / Magnetite based Bionanocomposites for Hexavalent chromium Uptake
Tafadzwa Shekede and Ajay Kumar Mishra
15The Kinetic Dissolution of Copper from Chalcopyrite-containing Carbonatite Tailings Samples in Sulphate Media
Brad Barlow, Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Kolela J Nyembwe, Frans Waanders and Edward Ntumba Malenga
16Coagulants Pretreatment of Surface Water for Enhanced Performance of Ceramic Filters
E. Fosso-Kankeu, C .M. van der Merwe, D. Moyakhe and J.R. Gumbo
17Sources of Magnesium used in the Synthesis of Struvite from Wastewater: A Review
E. Mamakoa, E. Fosso-Kankeu, V. Masindi and HWJP. Neomagus
18Simulation of Sulphate Reduction by SRB in AMD Systems using AQUASIM
Enoch A. Akinpelu, Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Frans Waanders and Seteno K. Ntwampe
19Static Test-Based Acid Rock Drainage Formation Potential of Metalliferous Tailings from O’Kiep, South Africa
I.G. Erdogan, E. Fosso-Kankeu, S.K.O. Ntwampe, F.B. Waanders, N. Hoth and A. Rand
20Potential of Scale Formation during the Desalination of Power Plant Wastewater in a Bench Scale Evaporator
E Fosso-Kankeu, K Choku, L Sibiya, T Tamane, N Lemmer, G Gericke, J Redelinhuys and F Waanders
21Effect of pH on the Zinc Adsorption Pattern and Breakthrough Point in a Zeolite-loaded Column
Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Leandri Dekker and Hlanganani Tutu
22Banana Peel as Biosorbent for Removal of Brilliant Green from Aqueous Solutions
Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Enoch Akinbiyi Akinpelu and Marcus Quintus Keulder
23Chalcopyrite Dissolution in and Fe Speciation Sulphate System pH: 1.0 at Room Temperature
Kolela J Nyembwe, Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Frans Waanders and Martin Mkandawire
24Acid-Base Accounting (ABA) of Coal Tailings from Middleburg Area, South Africa
E. Fosso-Kankeu, N. van Wyk, D. Moyakhe, F.B. Waanders, M. Le Roux and Q.P. Campbell
25Effects of Pretreatment on the Removal of COD from Brewery Wastewater
E. Fosso-Kankeu, O.T.G. Lunga, D. Moyakhe, F.B. Waanders and C de Klerk
26Water Minimisation at Coal Fired Power Station using Process Integration
D. Mokhonoana, G. Gericke and F. Waanders
27Prediction of Biogas Production from Co-digestion of Winery Solid Waste and Zebra Manure using modified Gompertz Model (GM) and Logistic Equation (LE)
Wicleffe Musingarimi, Benjamin I. Okeleye, Vincent I. Okudoh and Seteno K.O. Ntwampe
28Development of Light-weight Geopolymeric Materials using Fly Ash and Waste Paper
Natali MS. Nyabanga, Leslie F Petrik and Tunde V Ojumu
29Microwave-assisted Rapid and Green Synthesis of k-carrageenan Gum Capped AgNPs for Enhanced Bactericidal Efficacy
Elvis Fosso-Kankeu, Rainere D.P. Cilliers, Sadanand Pandey, Misook Kang and Frans Waanders
30PAHs Profile of Coal Tars Generated from Coke Production Process and their Toxicity
S Maswanganyi, E Fosso-Kankeu, N Kumar, R Gusain, F Waanders, J Bunt, SS Ray, T. Tamane and A. Lombard
31Efficiency of the WWTP in a Small Town of South Africa to Eradicate E. Coli
Makuwa S., Green E., Fosso-Kankeu E. and Tlou G
32Efficient Removal of Cationic Dye on k-carrageenan –based Hydrogel
E Fosso-Kankeu, C.M. Koen and S. Pandey
33Management of Cooling Water Chemistry of Wet Cooled Power Plants in South Africa
L.L. Sibiya, G. Gericke, F. Waanders and E. Fosso-Kankeu
34Reflective Practice in Teaching: Assessing Suitable Strategies for Reflective Practice in Large Classes
Elvis Fosso-Kankeu
35Categorisation of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Failures: An Opportunity for Formal Methods in Computing
S. K. Senaya, J. A. van der Poll, and M. A. Schoeman
36Modelling the Cleaner Phase of a Wet High-Intensity Magnetic Separator by Employing the Levenberg-Marquardt Algorithm
M. Potgieter, A.F. van der Merwe and F.H. Conradie
37Comparing Neural Network Approaches in Modeling a Chromite Wet High-Intensity Magnetic Separator
J. Pretorius, A.F van der Merwe, F.H. Conradie and J. Cronje
38CFD Modelling of Flow and Temperature Profiles in a Semi-Continuous Coal Stove
C. Prinsloo, F. Van der Merwe, F. Conradie and F. Bopape
39Molecular Cloning, Over-expression, Kinetic and Structural Properties of Purified Recombinant Family VII Carboxyl esterases
T. Ndiitwani, KJ. Rashamuse, SW. Limani, MB. Nthangeni and MG. Tlou
40Incidence of Chlamydia and Gonorrhoeae Infection among Patients at the Namibia Institute of Pathology
Shekupe Shivute, Elizabeth I. Omodanisi, Benjamin I. Okeleye, Seteno K.O. Ntwampe and Yapo G. Aboua
41Adsorption of Perfluoroalkyl Compounds onto Microporous Agave Sisalana Activated Carbon Fibre
Serge M. Imwer, John B.N. Mudumbi, Seteno K.O. Ntwampe, Elizabeth I. Omodanisi, Adegbenro P. Daso, Marshall S. Sheldon and Sebusi Odisitse
42Quantification of Perfluoroalkyl Compounds in Drinking Water Sources of the Western Cape, South Africa
X. Booi, J.B.N. Mudumbi, S.K.O. Ntwampe, E.I. Omodanisi, A.P. Daso, M.S. Sheldon and S. Odisitse
43Towards An Integrated Framework for Knowledge Worker Productivity
A.T. Molekoa and Dr J.A. van der Poll
44Enhanced Biogas Production from Winery Solid Waste through Application of Iron oxide Nanoparticles
Carrelle G. Ossinga, Mahabubur R. Chowdhury and Vincent I. Okudoh
45Coal Tar Production Processes and Potential of PAHs Release into the Environment
E. Fosso-Kankeu
46Soil Alteration Index Three and Soil Organic Matter in Response to Cover Crop Species and Management Practices
A.T. Adetunji, B. Ncube, A.H. Meyer, R. Mulidzi and F.B. Lewu
47Treatment of Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater using an Expanded Granular Sludge Bed Reactor Coupled with a Membrane Bioreactor and UV Systems
Honeil B. Meyo, Moses Basitere, Seteno K. O. Ntwampe and Cebisa T. Mdladla
48Potential Challenges of Cassava Cultivation in South Africa
Elie Fereche Itoba-Tombo, Seteno Karabo Obed Ntwampe, Felix Nchu and John Baptist Mudumbi
49Performance and Statistical Comparison of the Expanded and Static Granular Sludge Bed Reactors Treating Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater
E. Kaskote, M. Basitere, S.K.O Ntwampe and M. Njoya
50Effects of Different Extraction Methods and Process Conditions in the Yields of Avocado Oil
S.T. Mgoma, L. Gutu, M. Basitere and V Mshayisa
51Plant Exudates and Enzymes Cocktails for Semi-deligni-holocellulolysis
Justine O. Angadam, Rachel K. Kanda, Boredi S. Chidi and Seteno Karabo O. Ntwampe
52Capability of Anaerobic Bioreactors for a Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater Treatment
Nazaire Nsanzimana, Seteno Karabo O. Ntwampe, Moses Basitere and Mncedisi T. Dewa
53The Comparative Analysis of Adsorbents Suitable for Thermal Desalination System
S. Ntsondwa, V. Msomi, M. Basitere, and Z. Mdletshe
54Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater Treatment Plant Design Advancements
Maggie N. Bingo, Moses Basitere and Seteno Karabo O. Ntwampe
55Current and Functional Reactor Designs in Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater Treatment
Derrick N. Dlamini, Moses Basitere and Seteno Karabo O. Ntwampe
56Biological Pre-treatment of Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater
Cebisa T. Mdladla, Honeil B. Meyo, Moses Basitere and Seteno K. O. Ntwampe
57Kinetic Modelling of Free Energy for Simultaneous Nitrification and Aerobic Denitrification under High Cyanide Environments
Ncumisa Mpongwana, Seteno K. O. Ntwampe, Boredi S. Chidi and Elizabeth I. Omodanisi
58Optimization of Agricultural Waste Hydrolysis using Nepenthes mirabilis Digestive Fluids
Rachel K. Kanda, Justine O. Angadam, Seteno K. O. Ntwampe and Boredi S. Chidi
59Advanced Treatment technologies for Poultry Slaughterhouse Wastewater
Phumeza. A. Dyosile, Moses Basitere and Seteno. K.O. Ntwampe
60Use of Competitive Intelligence Tools in Corporate Companies
Martin Mabeifam Ujakpa, Andriana Lupandu, Lucy Kiana and Simon Nyalugwe
61Impact of the Expanded Public Works Programme on Employment Creation and Skills in a South African Metropole Municipality
Tamara Dyantyi and Stanley Fore
62Influence of tribal councils in construction projects (in KwaMhlanga, Mpumalanga, South Africa)
Sithole SJ and Antoine F. Mulaba-Bafubiandi
63An Investigation into the State of Environmental Education and the use of Technology in Environmental Education in Gauteng, South Africa
Scott Sanders and Thea Schoeman
644th Industrial Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities in the South African Context
A. Bayode, J.A van der Poll and R.R Ramphal

Eminent Committee Members

  • Prof. Dr. Abhay Saxena

  • Prof. Dr. Md. Aminur Rahman

  • Prof. Dr. David Cababaro Bueno


  • Prof. Kazuaki Maeda

  • Prof. Dr. Alberto J. Valenzuela

  • Prof. Dr. Chairil Anwar

  • Prof. Dr. Elvis Fosso-Kankeu

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hemant Bulsara

  • Dr. Siamak Haji Yakhchali

  • Dr. Tosaporn Mahamud

  • Dr. Saba Yunus