Monday, 17 February 2020
UCT researchers excel at L’Oréal-UNESCO awards

Four women researchers from the University of Cape Town (UCT) were among the seven recognised by the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science South African National Programme for their excellent contributions to science.

Publication Date:
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 - 15:30
Helping Africa prepare for 5G

As the fourth industrial revolution becomes part of our future, the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Dr Joyce Mwangama is leading the way with the development of Africa’s first 5G testbed.

Publication Date:
Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 15:00
Taller, bigger, better: challenge to structural engineers

The havoc wrought by Hurricane Dorian across the Bahamas and the south-eastern US coast has illustrated the vulnerability of the built environment to extreme weather events and other hazards, such as earthquakes, fire, blasts and floods.

Publication Date:
Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 15:00
Touch down for SA’s banking Siri

An African counterpart for Apple Inc’s virtual assistant, Siri, that focuses on banking and financial management, and speaks four of South Africa’s official languages, is breaking ground on the continent. A group of University of Cape Town (UCT) students are behind the novel idea.

Publication Date:
Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 14:45