021 650 7239
We will look at how spatial data (vector, raster) can be manipulated using R. These techniques will be applied to analysing spatial inequality and electrification using night lights data.
- Loading and operations on spatial vector data (points, lines, polygons)
- Loading and operations on raster (grid) data
- Application using the DMSP-OLS night-time lights series
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The University of Cape Town’s Winter School offers over thirty short courses across a range of disciplines.
Winter School 2021 will be delivered online and will feature lectures that respond to Covid-19 and present lessons learnt in preparation for future pandemics.
There’ll also be courses on current political issues, history, and science offerings that will explain the links between wildlife and Covid-19. Arts and Humanities will cover African cinema, art restitution, and more.
Bookings are now open
All lectures will be delivered at a scheduled time of the...
021 650 2634
The Islam, African Publics and Religious Values AND Research Institute for Christianity and Society in Africa
(Department for the Study of Religions)
Professors Abdulkader Tayob, Asonzeh Ukah, and Dr. Ala Alhourani
Moral economies have been studied as alternative forms of community in the modern world. Against particularly capitalism, they represent a different kind of community cohesion and moral responsibility. There are relatively few studies on the moral economies of religious reform. By the latter is meant concerted attempts by a prominent...
SA-CMR, which is now an important feature in the calendars of many with an interest in advanced cardiovascular imaging, is the only one of its kind on the African continent and brings together cardiologists, radiologists, radiographers, physicists, biomedical engineers and both undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. The meeting has endorsement from the South African Heart Association and the Radiological Society of South Africa (RSSA) and is held jointly under the auspices of the Cardiovascular Imaging Society of South Africa, a special interest group of the SA Heart®, and the South...
DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town Upper Eastside
Spier Wine Estate
021 406 6167