College of Agriculture, Engineering
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2019 Research Expo

PROFILES

Engineers provide the necessary infrastructure for countries, like South Africa, to generate wealth and provide job creation.  Collaboration with industry is not only vital to the economy, but also to the training of young engineers in production environments. Our researchers are engaged in cutting edge projects.

These projects address societal problems, including: the development of effective and affordable desalination technologies, innovative solutions for renewable energy using wastewater, algae, waves and sunshine, and innovations to reduce the carbon footprint of urban infrastructures.