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Dr Paulus Masiteng 2019

Head of Department
Name: Paulus Masiteng
Location: John Orr Building 7152 Doornfontein Campus
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Tel: 011 559 6819


About Prof. Paulus Masiteng

Primary Expertise: Experimental Nuclear Physics
Secondary Expertise: Applied Nuclear Radiation
NRF Rating: Promising young researcher
Faculty: Science
Campus: DFC
NRF Rating:  Y1 Highest qualification: PhD – University of the Western Cape RESEARCH INFORMATION My research interests include the study of chiral phenomena and octupole correlations associated with the atomic nucleus and other experimental nuclear techniques in a quest to bring an insight into the structure of the nucleus from ultra-rapid rotation. These studies are carried out using accelerators and state of the art detector systems at iThemba LABS and at national laboratories in the US and Europe. PUBLICATIONS POSTGRADUATE SUPERVISION Masters Lumkile Msebi- completed George Zimba- completed Mvuyisi Mbabane- completed Nomcebo Yende- current PhD Felix Masok-completed John Mvelase-current