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    • The Arsenic Removal Strategy 

      Soofi, Yasaman; Grewall, Holly; Gulbaek-Pearce, Tomesine (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Legislation governing arsenic levels in Saskatchewan drinking water has recently become more stringent. Many communities are unable to meet these new standards and must upgrade their existing water treatment facilities. ...
    • Automated Putting Green 

      Lane, Jay; Cross, Nate; Godfrey, Mike; Padbury, Jordan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Designed to provide real-world, controlled-contour putting greens; this project uses elastic, spring-tensioned turf with pneumatic actuators. The 8'x15' green features four pods whose heights can be adjusted through an ...
    • Bi-directional DC Motor Controller 

      Robles, Andres (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Accurate control of DC motors forms the basis of a number of interesting products. This project is a proof-of-concept for a DC motor control system. A user interface consisting of an LCD display and menu system allows the ...
    • BIO SKI 

      Campbell, Stephanie; Sliva, Garret; Desnoyers-Stewart, John (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The BIO SKI is a composite alpine ski, designed and manufactured using bio-derived material that reduces negative environmental impacts but maintains comparable ski performance. Natural flax fibres and a bio-derived epoxy ...
    • Biological Removal of Manganese from Drinking Water 

      Erickson, Tyler; Huang, Wendy (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Manganese removal is often required to meet drinking water standards. Conventional practices involve chemical oxidation; however, biological removal is a viable alternative. In preliminary experiments, Variovorax bacteria ...
    • Blackberry Presentation Remote 

      Schroeder, Kurtis; Blanshard, Graham (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This application turns a Blackberry Smartphone with Bluetooth into a remote control for Microsoft PowerPoint presentations. The user can view presentation information, such as speaker notes and slide information, on the ...
    • Body Mounted Paintball Feeder 

      Kwan, Janine; Chesterton, Riley; Hamilton, Steven (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Body-Mounted Paintball Feeder is an innovative replacement for the ball hopper on paintball guns. The new unit holds more balls, resulting in a lighter gun, and provides improved mobility to enhance paintball recreation. ...
    • Building Regina 

      Wu, Bo; Liao, Yang; Xiao, Yuting (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project presents a safe, efficient, and cost-effective design for the proposed junction of the West Regina Bypass and Highway #1. Several companies have located their facilities to a newly-developed Global Transportation ...
    • Chlorides in Wascana Creek Sub-basin 

      Sidloski, Renée; Kendel, Derek (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The study of salt contamination in the Wascana Creek Sub-basin is an integral part of a recommendation made by SWA in one of their source water protection plans for Saskatchewan. This study analyzes historical water quality ...
    • CO2 Injection in the Bakken Formation 

      Stoeck, Alyssa; Johnson, Julien (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Bakken play has been of great interest to oil companies in recent years. It produces high quality oil from a reservoir with low porosity and low permeability, but has a rapid decline rate immediately after production ...
    • Comparative Evaluation of 3 Immiscible Displacement Processes in Heavy Oil Systems (Numerical Simulation) 

      Ghotra, Varinder; Hyder, Zeshan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The objective of this project is to use computer modelling groups (CMG) to simulate the data collected from detailed experimental work conducted at the University of Regina into three heavy oil recovery techniques: water ...
    • Correlatons between Formation Resistivity Factor with Porosity and Permeability 

      Weisshaar, Lee; Duan, Jinhong (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project correlates Formation Resistivity Factor for the Bakken formation with porosity and permeability. A pickett plot was created, and the correlation coefficients a and m were determined. Lithology was determined ...
    • Design of Waste Charging System for Landfill 

      Yang, Yongzhe; Zhao, Yao (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This study proposes an innovative volume-based charging system for landfill sites, as opposed to traditional charging systems which are based solely on the weight of the waste. This should result in a fairer means of ...
    • Design Optimization of a Community Garden Composting System 

      Amundsen, Claire; Fellner, Brittany (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A pilot study of a mid-scale composting system was developed, and laboratory and field tests were conducted to optimize the design. This hot composting system consists of several 3-bin turning units designed to manage ...
    • Development and Optimization of Reservoir MJ 

      Petersen, Melissa; Isbister, Jordan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Different development plans to effectively exploit Reservoir MJ have been evaluated and optimized. First, a history match was completed to accurately predict future reservoir fluid behavior. Then different well patterns ...
    • Digital Sound Effects Processor 

      Fisher, Sean; Maupin, Steve (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Digital Sound Effects Processor is an amplifier that uses a microprocessor to digitally modify the sound of an electric guitar. External controls select volume level and sound effects including distortion, delay, flange, ...
    • Disinfection By-products in the SK Drinking Water System: Cost Equation Formulation and Removal Analysis 

      Li, Ting; Hampaul, Rahual (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project deals with the formation of disinfection by-products (DBP) in SK communities as a result of the post-chlorination technique used in water systems. The project includes the formulation of a cost equation, using ...
    • Ecological Greywater Recycling Greenhouse 

      Jamieson, Cristy (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A Greenhouse Greywater Recycling System can reduce a home’s water consumption rate and provide a family with fresh produce year round. The greenhouse provides water treatment that meets Health Canada’s Water Quality ...
    • Economic Evaluation and Drilling Plan for SE SK Bakken Formation 

      Murphy, Taylor; Steen, Matt (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      New technologies such as horizontal drilling and various fracturing techniques have led to economic production from the Bakken, which was previously considered marginally economic. These techniques have been evaluated, ...
    • An Efficient and Economically Viable Cleaning System for Produced Sand in Heavy Oil Recovery for Municipal Projects 

      Richardson, Jenna; Hearn, Cathleen (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Cold Heavy Oil Production with Sand (CHOPS) produces large amounts of sand, which is stockpiled before being disposed of into salt caverns. This disposal process is inefficient and is an economic burden on the company. The ...