Professor of Physics, University of Johannesburg

A lifelong academic who served stints as Dean of Science and acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Academic at the former Vista University in South Africa and was until recently the Head of Physics at the University of Johannesburg.

Research interests range from astrophysics through to atmospheric physics, solar energy and energy supply.

A vocal commentator on South African energy issues, especially the renewables versus nuclear debate.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Physics, University of Johannesburg

Education

  • 1990 
    University of Cape Town, PhD / Astronomy

Grants and Contracts

  • 2014
    Role:
    Professor of Physics
    Funding Source:
    National Research Foundation