• Assessment of grease traps used in food services sector in Auckland 

      Rishna, B.; Mahmood, Babar (2020-12-07)
      Fat, oil and grease (FOG) deposits in sewer systems is becoming a serious concern water industry. These deposits can come from both domestic and commercial wastewaters. Watercare has reported that 70% of the sewer blockages ...
    • Co-relation of wind power generation and weather in New Zealand 

      Palapati, Suresh; Ardekani, Iman; Bahadornejad, Momen (2020-12-07)
      In this study, the generation data from April 2018 to March 2019 were sourced for this study from 4 wind farms across NZ are selected with weather stations close.
    • Development of circuit cooperate with condenser microphone and amplifier with detecting the sound directly 

      Lai, Anthony; Look, Morgan; Holmes, Wayne; Sidhu, Deepinder; Yan, Ashley (2020-10-09)
      The paper aims to design circuit of detection sensor with condenser microphone to minimize water leakage. Water leakage is a significant problem in all pipeline network. The concept of sound detector has been further ...
    • Dirty electricity : a literature review 

      Kar, Amruta; Bahadornejad, Momen (2020-10-09)
      Introduction "Clean” electricity enters buildings at a frequency of 50-60 Hz "Dirty electricity” refers to electromagnetic energy that flows along a conductor and deviates from a pure 50-60-Hz sine wave o High-frequency ...
    • Dsposal or treatment: future considerations for solid waste from the construction and demolition industry 

      Wallis, Shannon (2020-10-09)
      Construction & demolition waste Construction, demolition and excavation waste Waste disposal options Hazardous waste Landfill disposal Future of landfill technology Landfill failures Treatment optios - chemical & ...
    • Hyperspectral NIR imaging of plant material 

      Holmes, Wayne; Look, Morgan; Lai, Anthony; Sidhu, Deepinder (2020-12-07)
      This study looks at the classification of plant species and components using Hyperspectral cameras in the Near Infrared region of the spectrum as part of a move towards precision agriculture. The NIR region of the ...
    • Impact of Covid-19 on the NZ electricity sector 

      Nicholson, Glenn; Bahadornejad, Momen (2020-12-07)
      • What was the impact of Covid-19 lockdowns on electricity demand? • What effect did this have on the electricity system? • How did the electricity sector respond? • How did the NZ impact and response compare to other ...
    • Microwave moisture levelling of lucerne chaff 

      Holmes, Wayne; Look, Morgan; Sidhu, Deepinder; Lai, Anthony; Nicholson, Glenn (2020-12-07)
      This project has seen the development of a low cost method of microwave drying of lucerne chaff prior to packaging and distribution. Lucerne has long been used as a high protein food source for livestock in particular for ...
    • Multiscale wind power generation prediction 

      Palapati, Suresh; Ardekani, Iman; Bahadornejad, Momen (2020-10-09)
      OBJECTIVE: • To come up with good forecast model for Wind Power Generation for hour and day ahead . • As NZ is looking at increasing the share of wind power from 5% towards 20%. • The increase towards 20% will cause ...
    • On-chip peripheral control of ultra-compact spectrometer 

      Look, Morgan; Holmes, Wayne; Sihu, D.; Lai, Anthony (2020-10-09)
      Spectrometers are found in applications where substances are classified through analysis of relative light reflection, transmission or fluorescence, commonly used in food, medicine and lighting applications. The Hamamatsu ...
    • Plastic minimisation construction project 

      Kestle, Linda; Berry, Terri-Ann; Hernandez, G.; Day, A.; Burden, S. (2020-12-07)
    • The response of the Auckland construction industry to recent technological changes 

      Kerai, U.; Kiroff, Lydia; Sharma, Rashika (2020-12-07)
      Aim of research Overview Technology uptake in the industry Research questions: (How does the Auckland construction industry respond to recent technological changes?) Research design Research findings Questionnaire ...

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