National University of Science & Technology

"Think In Other Terms"

Departmental Research Publications

1.Talukder H.M. & Collier M., “A general-purpose microcontroller trainer”, African Journal of Science and Technology, UNESCO, Vol.3, No.1, June 2002.

2. Collier M., “Manufacture of appropriate electronic security systems for Third World needs”, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Manufacturing Processes, Systems & Operations Management in Less Industrialised Regions, Bulawayo, April 2002.

3.Ndebele M. & Collier M., “The FPGA as a vehicle for rapid prototyping in small enterprises”, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Manufacturing Processes, Systems & Operations Management in Less Industrialised Regions, Bulawayo, April 2002.

4.Tsuma P., Nyakwende E. & Collier M., “Evolutionary measurement and neuro-fuzzy control of tube mills”, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Manufacturing Processes, Systems & Operations Management in Less Industrialised Regions, Bulawayo, April 2002.

5.Collier M., “Hardware reduction in a CAN by use of software generated protocols”, Computing and Control Engineering Journal, IEE, UK, (in press).

6.Sibanda M. & Collier M., “The opportunities afforded by embedded computer systems for monitoring and control of industrial processes in less-industrialised countries”, International Journal of Engineering, Iran, (in press).

7.Bebova S.A., Collier M., Morrison R.M., “Calibration of a photo-voltaic array by means of a solar eclipse”, South African Journal of Science, Vol.98, No.3/4, pp.194-196, March/April 2002.

8.Collier M. “A PIC-based portable ID reader for iButtons”, Circuit Cellar, USA, No.140, pp.12-19, March 2002.

9. Collier M., "A Micro-AGV for flexible manufacturing in small enterprises", Integrated Manufacturing Systems, MCB University Press, UK, Vol.14, issue 5, 2002.

10. Collier M., “An intelligent computer interface utilising parallel picocontrollers”, International Journal of Engineering, Iran, (in press).

11. Collier M. and Bhero E., "Computerised heat-treatment in a Zimbabwean factory", South African Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp.97-106, November 2001.

12. Bebova S.A., Collier M. and Morrison R.M., "Photoelectric measurements during Zimbabwe's solar eclipse", Engineering Science and Education Journal, IEE, UK, Vol.10, No.5, pp.177-181, October 2001.

13. Collier M., "Utilising local technical expertise in Zimbabwe - a case study", The African Technologist, Oakdale, USA, Vol.5, No.2, pp.4-7, June 2001.

14. Collier M., "Sangatronics - a national electronics training programme for Zimbabwe", Engineering Science & Education Journal, IEE, UK, Vol. 10, No.1, pp.17-23, February 2001.

15. Sibanda M. & Collier M., "The opportunities afforded by embedded control systems for monitoring and control of industrial processes in less-industrialised countries", Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Manufacturing Processes, Systems & Operations Management in Less Industrialised Regions, pp.6-11, Bulawayo, May 2000.