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The building blocks of scientific enquiry
The building blocks of scientific enquiry
Professor Robert de Mello Koch at the University of the Witwatersrand admits that his field of study is abstract – but then, that is the nature of...
Building sustainable industries
Building sustainable industries
Building sustainable industries that minimise their impact on the environment, deliver maximum value to the economy and make intelligent use of...
Developing SA's chemical production capacity
Developing SA's chemical production capacity
The potential to build South Africa's chemical production capabilities is being explored at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University under the...
Biosciences benefit from mathematical modelling
Biosciences benefit from mathematical modelling
Two of the most recent Research Chairs awarded by the National Research Foundation are exploring the use of mathematical models in the field of...
Harnessing scientific computing to further medicine
Harnessing scientific computing to further medicine
The worlds of computing and biology merge in the laboratories of Professor Kevin Naidoo at the University of Cape Town, where he is developing...
Nanotech lights the way forward
Nanotech lights the way forward
The potential to harness the properties of high-tech nanotechnology to straddle the challenges facing developed and emerging economies is being...
Fostering a sea-change in pharmaceutical development
Fostering a sea-change in pharmaceutical development
South Africa's huge disease burden continues to be of great concern to the government and any efforts to address the situation are good news. For...
Vhembe Biosphere creates unique opportunities
Vhembe Biosphere creates unique opportunities
Professor Peter Taylor at the University of Venda finds himself in a rather unique position. He occupies the first Research Chair awarded to his...
Bioprocess expertise leads the field
Bioprocess expertise leads the field
Tapping into the growing interest in the potential for green technologies, Professor Sue Harrison has established the Centre for Bioprocess...
Realising the creation of a bio-economy
Realising the creation of a bio-economy
As advances in biofuel technology gradually gain pace, South Africa is approaching a point where organic materials can be harnessed as viable...
Making cosmology more attractive
Making cosmology more attractive
Mathematical modelling is being applied to the study of the universe by Professor Sunil Maharaj at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in his Research...
Life, the universe and everything
Life, the universe and everything
The SKA is the world's largest astronomy experimental station, currently being built in South Africa and Australia. This giant radio telescope array...

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