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SARChI chair of Carbon Technology and Materials

Prof. Brian Rand

Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology

Prof. Rand has built a new highly active group researching carbon materials and mentoring staff ultimately to ascend to the chair. His research interests are in the field of carbon and graphite materials and processing of ceramic (refractory) materials, specifically nuclear graphite, carbon fibres and carbon-carbon composites, liquid crystalline precursors to carbon.

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Prof. Brian Rand
Tel: + 27 12 420 4173 
E-mail: [email protected]  or

Prof. Ncholu Manyala
Tel: +27 12 420 3549
Email: [email protected]

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