Peer-reviewed papers


Smit S, Musango JK, Brent AC, Kovavic Z (2017). Conceptualising Slum in an urban African context. Cities. 62:107-119 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2016.12.018

Currie P, Musango JK (2016). African urbanisation: assimilating urban metabolism into sustainability discourse and practice. Journal of Industrial Ecology, DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12517

Kovavic Z, Smit S, Musango JK, Brent AC, Giampietro M (2016). Probing uncertainty levels of electrification in informal urban settlements: A case from South Africa. Habitat International, 56: 212-221. doi:10.1016/j.habitatint.2016.06.002

Brent AC, Musango JK, Smit S, Pillay NS, Botha A, Louw R, Roper S, Simelani T, Clifford-Holmes JK, Pretorius L (2016). Utilisation of system dynamics in Southern Africa: A systematic review. Systems Research and Behavioural Science, available online: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/sres.2401/abstract

Currie P, Lay-Sleeper E, Fernandez JE, Kim J, Musango JK (2015). Towards urban resource flow estimates in data scarce environments: the case of African cities. Journal of Environmental Protection, 6: 1066-1083. http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/98976
 
Smit S, Musango JK (2015). Exploring the connections between green economy and informal economy in South Africa. South Africa Journal of Science, Volume 111 (11/12): 1-10. http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/98974
 
Smit S, Musango JK (2015). Towards connecting green economy with informal economy in South Africa: A review and way forward. Ecological Economics 116: 154-159. http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/97162
 
Musango JK (2014). Household electricity access and consumption behaviour in an urban environment: the case of Gauteng in South Africa. Energy for Sustainable Development (2014): 305-316. doi:10.1016/j.esd.2014.06.003
 
Musango JK, Brent AC, Tshagela M (2014). Green economy transitioning of the South African power sector: A system dynamics analysis approach. Development Southern Africa 31(5): 744-758. doi:10.1080/0376835X.2014.930792
 
Musango JK, Brent AC, Bassi AM (2014). Modelling the transition towards green economy in South Africa. Technology Forecasting and Social Change 87:257-273. doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2013.12.022
 
Ncube M, Zikhali P, Musango JK (2013). The impact of climate variability on water and energy demand: the case of South African local governments. Water and Environment Journal 27: 29-41. doi:10.1111/j.1747-6593.2012.00323.x
 

Conference papers

Smit S, Musango JK, Kovacic Z, Brent AC (2016). An investigation into energy flows in urban slums in an African context. Paper presented at the International Renewable Energy Conference, 25 -28 October, Gaborone, Botswana

Musango JK, Currie P, Brent AC (2016). Implication of urbanisation on electricity provision in African cities: A system dynamics approach. Paper presented at the International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, 17 - 21 July 2015, Delft, The Netherlands

Smit S, Musango JK, Brent AC (2016). A systems approach to inform connecting urban informal settlements to the city. Paper presented at the International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, 17 - 21 July 2015, Delft, The Netherlands

Musango JK, Brent AC, van Niekerk JBS, Jonker WD, Pienaar A, York, TA, Oosthuizen J, Duminy L, de Kock IH (2015). A system dynamics approach to understand the implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. Paper presented at the International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, 19-23 July 2015, Cambridge, MA, United States
 
van Niekerk JBS, Brent AC,  Musango JK (2015). Agriculture sector implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Paper presented at the 24th International Conference for Management of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-11 June 2015
 
Jonker WD, Brent AC, Musango JK (2015). Modelling the production of biofuel within the Western Cape province, South Africa. Paper presented at the 24th International Conference for Management of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-11 June 2015
 
Duminy L, Brent AC, Musango JK (2015). Commercial fishing and aquaculture implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape. Paper presented at the 24th International Conference for Management of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-11 June 2015
 
York TA, Brent AC, Musango JK (2015). Infrastructure implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Paper presented at the 24th International Conference for Management of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-11 June 2015
 
Pienaar A, Brent AC, Musango JK (2015).Water resource implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape province of South Africa: A modelling approach review. Paper presented at the 24th International Conference for Management of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-11 June


Completed Postgraduate thesis


Reshmi Joseph Muringathuparambil - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Typology of representative building designs within townships for energy efficiency in the City of Cape Town
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Dr Josephine K Musango

Sumaya Mohamed - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Assessment of the City of Cape Town's energy efficiency programmes within its internal operations
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Dr Josephine K Musango and Prof Alan C Brent
http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/100306

Ebenaezer Appies - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Energy infrastructure transition in urban informal households in South Africa
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Dr Josephine K Musango and Prof Alan C Brent
http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/100299

Aliza P Pienaar - Masters Researcher Thesis title: Water Resource Infrastructure Implications of a Green Economy Transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa: A System Dynamics Approach Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/98472

Liza Duminy - Masters Researcher Thesis title: A system dynamics approach to understanding the ostrich industry in South Africa
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/98502

Juan Oosthuizen - Masters Researcher Thesis title: Transition towards a sustainable electricity sector in the Western Cape Province: A system dynamics approach
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/98446

Willem D Jonker - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Biofuel implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa : a system dynamics modelling approach to biofuel. 
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/97844
 
Theodore A York - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Infrastructure implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa: a system dynamics modelling approach. 
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/97849   
 
Jacobus Bosman Smit Van Niekerk - Masters Researcher
Thesis title: Agriculture sector implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa: a system dynamics modelling approach to food crop production.
Supervisor / Co-Supervisor: Prof Alan C Brent and Dr Josephine K Musango
http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/98081
 
Paul K Currie - Masters Researcher
Thesis title:  A Resource Flow Typology of African Cities.
Supervisor: Dr Josephine K Musango
Co-Supervisor: John E Fernandez
http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/97750

Suzanne Smit - Masters Researcher
Thesis title:  Towards an 'inclusive green economy' for South Africa: Engaging with the informal economy
Supervisor: Dr Josephine K Musango
http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/96598

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