Meet the serial inventor who is engineering revolutionary solutions for bone tumour patients, among others.
Meet Adam van Niekerk, biomedical engineer, PhD student and the inventor of a device that corrects for accidental motion during MRI scans.
Adam van Heerden from the School of Architecture, Planning & Geomatics at UCT has won the Student Award at the 2016 Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) Awards for Research Excellence. The RTPI is the UK's leading planning body for spatial, sustainable and inclusive planning and is the largest planning institute in Europe.
Professor Alison Lewis was one of four UCT winners at the annual Department of Science and Technology’s Women in Science Awards (WISA) held in Johannesburg on 11 August. Dr Muthoni Masinde received the Distinguished Young Women Researchers – Research and Innovation award while Belinda Speed and Xolisile Thusini took home the DST Doctoral Scholarship and the Tata Africa Master’s Scholarship respectively.