Articles by Author: Allie Muneri

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  1. Relationships between surface growth strain and some tree, wood and sawn timber characteristics of <em>Eucalyptus cloeziana</em>

    Relationships between surface growth strain and some tree, wood and sawn timber characteristics of <em>Eucalyptus cloeziana</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    To assess the utility of the CIRAD-Fort% growth strain gauge for estimating stein growth stress, the relationship of longitudinal growth strain (LGS) with log-end splitting, sawn timber distortion and other tree and wood properties was studied in 23 ten-year-old Eucalyptus...
  2. Kraft Pulping Properties of <em>Acacia mearnsii</em> and <em>Eucalyptus grandis</em> Grown in Zimbabwe

    Kraft Pulping Properties of <em>Acacia mearnsii</em> and <em>Eucalyptus grandis</em> Grown in Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Pulpwood samples from 8-year old Acacia mearnsii and Eucalyptus grandis plantations grown in Zimbabwe were evaluated for kraft pulping, bleaching and papermaking properties. The possibility of co-pulping the two species was also investigated.
  3. Variation in Wood Density and Tracheid Length in <em>Pinus patula</em> grown in Zimbabwe

    Variation in Wood Density and Tracheid Length in <em>Pinus patula</em> grown in Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Within-tree variation of wood density was studied for 14-and 25-year-old Pinus patula Schiede & Deppe trees grown at two plantation sites in Zimbabwe. Three trees of each age per site were selected and disc samples obtained at six relative height...
  4. Knowledge, awareness and utilisation of the human papillomavirus vaccine in Durban

    Knowledge, awareness and utilisation of the human papillomavirus vaccine in Durban

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
    Background: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the causative agent of cervical cancers, low-grade cervical lesions, and warts of the genital tract. Since March 2008, a vaccine against HPV has been licensed for use in South Africa to reduce the incidence of...
  5. The value of financial advice: An analysis of the investment performance of advised and non-advised individual investors

    The value of financial advice: An analysis of the investment performance of advised and non-advised individual investors

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This study investigates the value added by financial advisors on the investment performance of advised versus non-advised individuals. A sample of 4 142 individual investors from a large South African investment house were analysed over a period of 10 years...