Prof Meyer publishes new textbook on measuring in the thermal sciences.
Posted on September 06, 2021
Prof Josua Meyer of the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering at the University of Pretoria has co-authored the newly published textbook “The Art of Measuring in the Thermal Sciences” together with Prof Michel de Paepe, professor of Thermodynamics in the Faculty of...
UP researchers use the moon to improve solar power
Posted on August 20, 2021
Researchers in the University of Pretoria’s Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering have surprisingly needed to use the moon to help in their goals of improving solar energy.
Mechanical engineers are using maths to fight mice on Marion Island
Posted on June 04, 2021
Mechanical engineers from the University of Pretoria are using computational fluid dynamics to analyze wind patterns of Marion Island as part of a larger project to eradicate mice from the island.
UP using nanostructures to reduce the global warming impact of refrigeration equipment
Posted on April 30, 2021
Recent research as part of a collaboration between the University of Pretoria, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Imperial College London hopes to improve refrigeration equipment and reduce their impact on global warming through the use of nanostructures.
Scholarship opportunity for Master's in Nuclear Engineering at North Carolina State University
Posted on May 15, 2018
The Masters studies will be in the area of multi-physics nuclear reactor computational simulations for safety analysis and evaluations
Prof Josua Meyer receives A-rating from NRF
Posted on December 07, 2017
Prof Josua Meyer, Head of the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology, is the latest researcher from the University of Pretoria to receive an A-rating from the National Research Foundation (NRF).