Dr Pululu Mahasa
Position
Lecturer
Department
Geography
Address
NEW GEOGRAPHY AND PHYSICS BUILDING
GEOGRAPHY
QWAQWA
UFS
Telephone
058 7185036
Office
Emergency-Power Generator 106
Information

Short CV

*Pr. Nat. Sci.*

PhD, MSc (Environmental Science) - NWU; MSc, Hons BSc (Geography), Hons BA (Practical Theology) - UFS; BSc (AES) - NUL.

 

Publications


Publications (Short List)

Mukwada, G., Manatsa, D., Mahasa, P., Taylor, S., Guy, R. 2019. Combating food shortages in a rapidly changing mountain climate: The case of Lesotho. Land Use Policy - Accepted.

Mahasa, Pululu S., Palamuleni, Lobina G. & Ruhiiga, Tabukeli M. 2019. Water Accounting (WA+) Using Remote Sensing in the Upper Orange River Basin, South Africa. Under preparation.

Mahasa, Pululu S., Palamuleni, Lobina G. & Ruhiiga, Tabukeli M. 2019. A Quantitative Inspection on Spatio – Temporal Variation of Remote Sensing – Based Estimates of Land Surface Evapotranspiration in the Upper Orange River Basin, South Africa. Under preparation.

Mahasa, Pululu S., Palamuleni, Lobina G. & Ruhiiga, Tabukeli M. 2019. Spatio – Temporal Estimation of Consumptive Water Use for Assessment of Irrigation System Performance and Management of Water Resources in the Upper Orange River Basin, South Africa. Under preparation.

Mahasa, Pululu S., Palamuleni, Lobina G. & Ruhiiga, Tabukeli M. 2019. Estimation of Direct and Indirect Water Withdrawals from Satellite Measurements: A Case Study from the Upper Orange River Basin, South Africa. Under preparation.  

Mahasa, P. S., Palamuleni, L. G. & Ruhiiga, T. M. 2016. Towards Optimal Irrigation Water Allocation under Current Climate Change Scenario for the Upper Orange River Basin, South Africa. Journal of Environmental Science and Management UP Los Banos: - In Press.

Mahasa, P. S., Palamuleni, L. G. & Ruhiiga, T. M. 2016. A Review of Hydrological Models and Implications on Water Demand in the Upper Orange River Basin. Journal of Agricultural Sciences 86 (X): - In Press

Mahasa, P. S. 2016. Using GIS to determine erodibility of soils by wind in the Free State Province, South Africa. Journal of Human Ecology 51 - In Press. 

Mahasa P. S., Palamuleni L. G. & Ruhiiga T. M. 2015. Uncertainties in Techniques used to Determine Areas under Irrigation in the Upper Orange River Basin. Hydrology: Current Research 6: 213. DOI:10.4172/2157-7587.1000213.

Mahasa P. S., Palamuleni L. G. & Ruhiiga T. M. 2015 The Upper Orange River Water Resources Affected by Human Interventions and Climate Change. Hydrology: Current Research 6: 212. DOI:10.4172/2157-7587.1000212.

Mahasa, P. S. & Ruhiiga, T. M. 2014. Medical Waste Management Practices in North Eastern Free State, South Africa. Journal of Human Ecology 48 (3): 439 - 450.

Claassen, H., Mukwada, G., Naidoo, M. & Mahasa, P. 2014. Land Reform and Grain Production: The Case of Emerging Farmers in Qwaqwa, South Africa. Journal of Human Ecology 46 (2): 223 - 234.

 

 

Research

Water Demand Management
Medical Waste Management
Aeolian Geomorphology

Area(s) of Interest

Environmental Science & Physical Geography

Courses Presented

Lecturing – Postgraduate
GEOG6846 - Integrated Environmental Management
GEOG6836 - Applied Geomorphology
GEOG6826 - Environmental Policy and Practice
GEOG6816 - Philosophical Principles in Geography
GEOG6808 - Independent Research Project

Lecturing – Undergraduate

GEOG1514 - Introduction to Physical Geography
GWS114 - Introduction to Geosciences
GEOG3764 - Ethical Debates in Geography
GEOG3714 - Environmental Geomorphology

GEOG1624 - Introduction to Human Geography

GEOG2644 - Biogeography and Climate of Southern Africa
GEOG2634 - Urban Development Studies
TURM2624 - Tourist Safety and Security

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community Service


Service Learning




FACULTY CONTACT

Elfrieda Lötter: Marketing Manager
T: +27 51 401 2531
E:lottere@ufs.ac.za


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