Prof BWJ van Rensburg

Ben van Rensburg started his career with consulting civil engineers designing building and industrial structures. He obtained BSc and MSc degrees in civil engineering from the University of Pretoria, an MSc (Structural Engineering) from the University of Southampton and a PhD (Civil Engineering) from the University of Pretoria. He then worked with a building research organization before joining the University of Pretoria.

Teaching duties: 

  • Structural analysis at under and post graduate level
  • Structural steel design at under and post graduate level

Current Research interests 

  • Structural steel: Stability and non-linear behaviour of members and frames  

Publications list  (Google Scholar profile)

Current research students:

PhD Students: 

Masters Degree Students:

Elana Rautenbach





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