Third successful interdisciplinary training school on solar energy and photosynthesis held at UP
Posted on November 27, 2019
A very unique postgraduate spring school on solar energy and photosynthesis recently took place at the University of Pretoria (UP). This annual event, which attracts overwhelming interest, is unlike any other around the world due to three key elements: the African focus, the truly...
NATHouse scooped up more than a handful of awards
Posted on October 25, 2019
Not only did NATHouse win six awards at the annual Day and Faculty House Awards Ceremony hosted by the Division of Student Development (DSD) recently, but their Faculty Guardian, Dr Quenton Kritzinger, was also awarded as the Faculty Guardian of the Year. He also received this award in 2017.
Prof Barend Erasmus appointed as new Dean for NAS
Posted on October 02, 2019
Professor Barend Erasmus has been appointed as the Dean in the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences (NAS) at the University of Pretoria (UP) from 1 October 2019.
Public lectures on solar energy and photosynthesis, 23-26 September 2019
Posted on September 16, 2019
Four lectures will be held at Sci-Enza from 23-26 September. Pre-registration is required.
UP astrophysicist part of team that won 2020 Breakthrough Prize for Fundamental Physics
Posted on September 09, 2019
University of Pretoria (UP) astrophysicist, Professor Roger Deane is a part of a consortium of scientists that has won the prestigious 2020 Breakthrough Prize for Fundamental Physics, for giving the world the first image of a black hole in April this year.
It’s easier to succeed when you have role models who look like you – UP Nuclear Physicist Dr Thabsile Thabethe
Posted on August 13, 2019
Nuclear Physicist Dr Thabsile Thabethe, whose interview is the fourth profile in our #WomenofUP series, is making an impact in society with her series of books on mathematics and science for toddlers.
New UP postdoc joins IDIA
Posted on July 17, 2019
Dr. Jack Radcliffe joins the Inter-University Institute for Data-Intensive Astronomy
Spring School on Solar Energy and Photosynthesis
Posted on July 08, 2019
The 2019 Spring school on Solar Energy and Photosynthesis has been announced. Registration by 1/8