• An investigation into the development of a miniature Piezoelectric pump

      Meng, Lei (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      This thesis is aimed at improving the understanding and effectiveness in operating of the micropump in CPAP system. The principle objectives were to understand the air flow rate and air pressure of a micropump designs for ...
    • Nafion simultaneous humidification and actuation feasibility

      Hildesley, Mark Appleton (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      The Ionic Polymer Nafion has existed since the 1960’s when DuPont developed it and found that it worked for the fuel cell industry. Ionic Polymer Metal Composites (IPMC’s), such as platinum coated Nafion, have been known ...
    • Processing and characterisation of nano-enhanced composites

      Frederick, Armstrong (Auckland University of Technology, 2009)
      Since the discovery of nanomaterials in early ninety’s, a remarkable progress in the synthesis of nanocomposites has been reported looking for a new better material with improved physical and chemical properties for a ...
    • Virtual imaging system

      Wang, Lulu (Auckland University of Technology, 2009)
      The main purpose of this research project was to implement a combination of computer graphics and processing to generate displays that will aid in the visualization of the colour rendering properties of a range of light ...