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Faculty of Natural & Agricultural Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

The hopes of South Africa rests, to a very large extent, on developments in Science, Engineering and Technology. The Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences aims to provide leadership in the fields of basic natural sciences and mathematics. It has substantial records of research achievement. High quality of undergraduate and postgraduate education is offered and involvement in a variety of community projects contribute to excellence provided by the Faculty.



Department of Chemistry seminar 11 November 2014 - 22/10/2014
From Department of Chemistry

Organometallic Metal-Containing Polymers and Metallodendrimers: Applications in Catalysis and Biology by Prof. Gregory Smith, UCT

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Department of Chemistry extra-ordinary professor receives award - 22/10/2014
From Department of Chemistry

Prof Kenneth Ozoemena was recently promoted to Chief Researcher at the CSIR and was recently awarded the CSIR CEO's Award

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Department of Chemistry academic wins prize - 16/10/2014
From Department of Chemistry

Dr Patricia Forbes was awarded the prize for the Best Scientific Paper at the recent National Association for Clean Air Conference held in Umhlanga on 9 and 10 October.

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IUFRO appoints Prof Mike Wingfield as new President - 14/10/2014
From Faculty of Natural & Agricultural Sciences

The International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) announced the appointment of Prof Mike Wingfield as new President on 10 October 2014. IUFRO’s International Council elected him during a meeting at the 24th IUFRO World Congress, which was held in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

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PhD student awarded SABS Young Standards Professional 2014 - 13/10/2014
From Centre for Geoinformation Science

Ms Victoria Rautenbach, a PhD Geoinformatics student in the Department of Geography, Geoinformatics and Meteorology, won the SABS Young Standards Professional Award for 2014.

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