Chair in Railway Engineering

PrEng, BEng(Civil), MEng(Pretoria), PhD(Southampton), FSAICE

Chair in Railway Engineering

Engineering I, Room 13-7
Tel: (012) 420 4723
E-mail: [email protected]

Nocwaka Combo 
BSocSci Psychology(UP)

Course Coordinator

Tel:    +27 (0) 12 420 2183
Email: [email protected]

Lecturer and PhD Graduate
The Effect of Increased Axle Loading on the Behaviour of Railway Foundation Materials
PhD Student
Spooroog: hybrid structure-from-motion using real-time kinematic navigation and neural-based multi-view stereopsis for railway conditioning monitoring
Research Partnership with 4Tel Africa
PhD Graduate
The Effects of Climate Change on Railway Formations
MEng Student
Condition Monitoring Using Large-Scale LiDAR Survey Workflows
MEng Student
Smart Instrumented Railway Pads
MEng Graduate
Ballast Stiffness Optimisation at Transition Zones
MEng Graduate
Rail Condition Monitoring Using Intelligent Sensor Platforms
Sydney Laryea
The Effect of Climate Change on the Hydro-Mechanical Behaviour of Railway Formation Materials
MEng Graduate
Quantifying the Economic Benefits of Gauge Changes on the South African Core Railway Network
MEng Graduate
A Mechanistic-Empirical Method for Characterisation of Rail Track Formation
MEng Graduate
The Influence of the Gap on Platform Train Interface Occurrences
MEng Graduate
Soil Suction Response of Granular Railway Formation Materials Under Cyclic Loading
MEng Graduate
The Development of Suitable Cyclic Loading and Boundary Conditions for Ballast Box Tests


- Author Daniel Pienaar

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