Faculty of Engineering

Marelie H Davel

Marelie Davel is a Research Professor at North-West University, specialising in speech processing and statistical pattern recognition. She has a specific interest in multilingual speech technology development in under-resourced environments, and the data-driven modelling of human speech and language.

Dmitri Bessarabov

An internationally-recognised scientist and visionary with extensive industrial and academic decision-makingexperience in the area of hydrogen and electro-catalytic membrane systems for energy applications and fuel cells.
Over twenty years of progressively increasing responsibility in academic and industrial R&D environment.Leadership and managerial roles in the hydrogen energy sector. Strategic and creative thinker and R&D Director

Werner Heinrich Kaiser

Werner Kaiser is currently a full-time senior lecturer at the School of Mechanical engineering at the North-West
University. He has been invlolved in Engineering educatgion since 1998 and has lectured various courses in
thermal fluid science, Mechanics of machines, Computer aided drawing at the North-West Unviersity and the
Tshwane University of Technology. He has worked for 5 years in industry, where was involved in Energy management projects as well as being a test

Faculties impress during gala event

Christi Cloete -- Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:43

Faculties impress during gala event

Two faculties of the North-West University’s Potchefstroom Campus again proved why they are regarded as pioneers in several fields of study. The faculties of Natural Sciences and Engineering held a spectacular “Science and Engineering Explosions” event from 25 to 28 August where their achievements and research were displayed to industries and prospective students.

Kenny Uren

Kenny Uren is an associate professor in the School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering.  He specialises in the fields of mathematical systems modelling and control theory.  He received the B. Eng., M. Eng. and PhD degrees in Electronic and Computer Engineering from the North-West University, Potchefstroom campus, South Africa in 2003, 2005 and 2009 respectively.  Kenny is a member of the McTronX research group that has a core focus on mathematical modelling, mechatronic systems and control theory.

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