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Senior Lecturer
Name: Dr Takalani Madzivhandila
Location: 3219, JOB Doornfontein Campus
Department of Metallurgy Staff, Engineering and the Built Environment, FEBE Senior Lecturers  Staff Members

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Tel: 011 559 6025


About Dr Takalani Madzivhandila

PhD( Engineering Management), M-Tech ( Engineering Metallurgy), B-Tech ( Engineering), NDip ( Engineering Metallurgy), Diploma in Advanced Business Management, Masters of Business Administration
List of publications
The influence of titanium addition on wettability of high-chromium white cast iron-matrix composites Madzivhandila, T., Bhero, S., Varachia, F. Journal of Composite Materialsthis link is disabled, 2019, 53(11), pp. 1567–1576 Physico-chemical characterization of South African waste moulding sands Nyembwe, K.J., Makhatha, M.E., Madzivhandila, T. Engineering Journal, 2016, 20(5), pp. 35–48 Characterisation of South African waste foundry moulding sand: Metallic contaminents Nyembwe, J.K., Makhatha, M.E., Madzivhandila, T., Nyembwe, K.D. Proceedings of the World Congress on Mechanical, Chemical, and Material Engineering, 2015
Research Interests
Wear Resistance, physical metallurgy, Foundry Technology,
Takalani Madzivhandila, is Senior Lecturer at the University of Johannesburg. I was a senior a manager at Gauteng Department of Economic Development, responsible for mining and mineral beneficiation in the province Excellent leadership skills, he was the president and Chair of the South African Institute of Foundryman and BRICS foundry association .
Chairperson :Seda Platinum Incubator
Chairperson : Technology Station in Electronics Past President and chair ( Brics foundry association and South African Institute of foundries)
Advisory board member ( Metal Casting technology station- UJ, Process Energy and Environment Technology station- TUT and Institute of advanced tooling)
Chairperson ( Technology station in Electronics)_ TUT
Chairperson ( African Fashion Indaba)
Board Member ( Gauteng Fashion Council)
Former Operations Manager : Metal Casting technology station -UJ