Head of Dept., Prof. Isabelle Ansorge and Dr. Sarah Fawcett (UCT Oceanography) will participate in an unprecedented international scientific expedition to explore one of the coldest, harshest and most remote locations in the world: the Weddell Sea off Antarctica.
SA Agulhas II will once again host SEAmester (South Africa's class afloat) set to sail 2nd July returning 12th July 2018. (Dates may change by a couple of days). Additional info on SEAmester is available [here]
PhD. student Kolisa Sinyanya has been named the runner up in the 2017/2018 Cape Town heat of FameLab for her talk about the ocean’s biological carbon pump
Congratulations to Keneilwe Hlahane!
Keneilwe a Masters student in the Dept. of Oceanography received the the Women in Science Masters fellowship Award 2017 (WISA2017).
She received the award from Minister of Science and Technology Naledi Pandor on Thursday 17 August 2017.