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Social Indicators For Housing And Urban Development In Africa: Towards A New Development Model
(University of Nairobi, 1976)
Social indicators as a new measuring tool for socio-economic development is a recent innovation. While numerous scholars have applied this new technique in studying the development aspects in developed countries, few ...
Potential for solar energy utilisation in the West Indies. 'Description of solar energy R & D programs in many nations
This paper is a review of worldwide direct applications of geothermal energy. It attempts to update the surveys presented at and after the World Geothermal Congresses of 1995, 2000 and 2005. Seventy-two countries report ...
The Relationship between Land Markets and Land Conflicts in Nairobi
(University of Nairobi,, 1979)
There is a general belief that land markets are developing faster and efficiently allocating land in most emerging markets like the ones found in Africa. The reality however is that the evolution of the land market has ...
The Properties of Sisal Fibre and Sisal Fibre Reinforced Composite Materials
The effect of chemical treatment on the tensile properties of sisal fibre-reinforced LDPE (low density polyethylene) composites was investigated. Treatments using chemicals such as sodium hydroxide, isocyanate, permanganate ...
Flow due to a two-dimensional heat source with cross flow in the atmosphere
This paper presents a model describing the flow field due to a two-dimensional infinitely long heat source in a stably-stratified atmosphere with a uniform wind cross-flow. The governing equation which is valid for any ...