Crystallography around the world: South Africa

National associations or societies

 South African Crystallographic Society

South Africa

Category II

Adhering Body

National Research Foundation

Secretary of National Committee

L. NGWENYA, South African ICSU Secretariat, National Research Foundation, PO Box 2600, Pretoria 0001, South Africa

National Committee

D.G. BILLING (Chair)
C. ESTERHUYSEN (Vice-Chair)
S.A. BOURNE
A. JACOBS
D.C. LEVENDIS
M.J. MNGUNI
J. NEETHLING
B.O. OGAWA
C. OLIVER
E. DU PLESSIS
M. RADEMEYER
A. ROODT
W. SCHUBERT
A. VENTER

This information last updated: 08 Mar 2016

The following crystallographers in South Africa are registered in the World Directory of Crystallographers.

(IUCr) crystallographers in South Africa

130 entries found

  • Achilonu, Dr Ikechukwu Research Scientist. University of The Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Akerman, Dr Matthew Piers Lecturer of Inorganic Chemistry. Private, Private, 8 Sandringham Ave, KwaZulu Natal, 3201, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.
  • Arderne, Dr Charmaine Senior Lecturer. Department of Chemistry, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Gauteng, 2006, Auckland Park, South Africa.
  • Bala, Dr Muhammad Lecturer. Chemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal, 1 University Road, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, Durban, South Africa.
  • Barbour, Professor Leonard J. Associate Professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bax X1, Western Cape Province, 7602, Matieland, South Africa.
  • Basson, Dr Stephen Smuts Professor, retired. Department of Chemistry, University of the Orange Free State, PO Box 339, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Bathori, Dr Nikoletta Beata lecturer - researcher. Chemistry Department, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Private Bag 8000, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Batisai, Dr Eustina Lecturer. Chemistry, University of Venda, University Road, Limpopo Province, 0950, Thohoyandou, South Africa.
  • Beukes, Professor Gerhardus Johannes Associate Professor. Department of Geology, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, Free State, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Bezuidenhout, Mr Charl Xavier PhD student. Chemistry and Polymer Science, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag X1, Western Cape, 7602, Matieland, South Africa.
  • Billing, Professor David Gordon Professor. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, PO Wits, 2050, South Africa.
  • Black, Mr Robert Senior Metallurgist?. Chemistry, Molecular sciences Institute, Wits 2050, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Boeyens, Professor Jan Christoffel Antonie professor emeritus and Research Fellow. Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship, University of Pretoria, Private bag X20 Hatfield, 0028, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Bothma, Miss Shalene Natalia MSc Chemistry student. Chemistry, University of Pretoria, Lynwood, 0083, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Bourne, Professor Susan Ann Professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Brink, Dr Alice Postdoctoral Fellow. Chemistry Department, University of the Free State, Nelson Mandela Drive, Free State, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Broadley, Mr Simon Student. Electron Microscope Unit, University of Cape Town, Upper Campus, Western Cape, 7700, Rondebosch, South Africa.
  • Brown, Professor Michael Ewart professor emeritus. Department of Chemistry, Rhodes University, PO Box 94, 6140, Grahamstown, South Africa.
  • Caira, Professor Mino Rodolfo Professor of Physical Chemistry. Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Comins, Dr Neville Raymond programme manager. Speciality Metals, Div. of Mat. Sci. and Tech., CSIR, PO Box 395, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Corin, Dr Kirsten Claire Research Officer. Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch, Western Cape, 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Coville, Professor Neil J. Emeritus Professor. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, 1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Dam, Miss Jean student. Molecular Sciences Institute, Department of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Davies, Dr Geoffrey John assistant research manager. Element Six S.A., De Beers Group, PO Box 916, 2000, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • De Kock, Ms Sunel MSc student. Chemistry and Polymer Science, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Western Cape, 7602, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • de Sousa, Professor Alvaro Silva Academic. Private Bag 3, PO Wits, 2050, South Africa.
  • De Villiers, Dr Johan Pieter Roos director. Mineralogy Division, MINTEK, Private Bag X3015, 2125, Randburg, South Africa.
  • de Vries, Dr Elise post-doctoral researcher. Chemistry, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag x1, Stellenbosch, 7602, Matiesland, South Africa.
  • Dillen, Professor Jan Professor of Physical Chemistry. Department of Chemistry, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Western Cape, 7602, Matieland, South Africa.
  • Dirr, Professor Heini Research Chair. School of Molecular and Cell Biology, East Campus, Gate House Room 431, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Johannesburg 2050, South Africa.
  • du Plessis, Dr Hester Esna Principal Scientist. Materials Characterization, Sasol Technology R&D, PO Box 1183, 1947, Sasolburg, South Africa.
  • Du Plessis, Miss Marike Student. Chemistry and Polymer Science, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Stellenbosch, 7600, Matieland, South Africa.
  • du Plessis, Professor Paul de Villiers professor. Department of Physics, University of the Witwatersrand, PO Wits, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Engel, Mr Emile Richard Student. Chemistry, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag X1, Western Cape, 7602, Matieland, South Africa.
  • Esterhuysen, Dr Catharine Lecturer. Department of Chemistry, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Matieland 7602, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Esterhuysen, Dr Matthias Wilhelm Technical Director. Puris Natural Aroma Chemicals, 25 Textile Str., 7646, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Ferg, Dr Ernst Senior Lecturer. Chemistry, NMMU, P.O.Box 77000, 6031, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
  • Fernandes, Dr Manuel Antonio Researcher. School of chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Structural ChemistryCentre for Molecular Design, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Field, Professor John Professor. Chemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Cnr. Golf & Ridge Roads, -, Pietermaritzburg Campus, South Africa.
  • Forbes, Dr Roy Peter Researcher. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, 111 Smit Street, Gauteng, 2000, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Franklyn, Mr Paul Senior Tutor. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, PO Wits, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Friedrich, Professor Holger Professor. Chemistry, University of KwaZuluNatal, Private Bag No. X 54001, WestVille, Natal, 4000, Durban, South Africa.
  • Gerber, Professor Thomas PO Box 77000, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
  • Grobler, Dr Ilne Trainee Patent Attorney. 1 Park Close, Central Park, Century City, 7441, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Haynes, Professor Delia Associate professor. Chemistry & Polymer Science, Stellenbosch University, P Bag X1, Matieland, 7602, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Hean, Mr Duane Student. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Heckroodt, Professor Renier Oelof professor emeritus. Department of Civil Engineering, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Heyns, Professor Anton Michal retired. Department of Chemistry, University of Pretoria, Hatfield, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Hill, Dr Tania Nicola Postdoctoral Fellow. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag X3, PO WITS, Gauteng, 2050, Johnnesburg, South Africa.
  • Horsfield, Mr Edgar Charles senior lecturer. Department of Physics, University of Durban-Westville, Private Bag X54001, 4000, Durban, South Africa.
  • Hosten, Dr Eric Cyriel Scientific Officer. Dr EC Hosten, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Chemistry Department, PO Box 77000, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 6070.
  • Hutton, Professor Alan Thomas Associate Professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Kaligatta, Dr Mahesh Kumar Postdoctoral research Fellow. Department of Civil and Chemical Engineering, University of South Africa, C5-66 Gj Gerwel CNR PIONEER AND CHRISTIAAN DE WET ROAD Florida, Gautang, 1710, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Kazerouni, Dr Afsoon Moatari Lecturer. Geology, Rhodes University, P.O. Box 94, 6140, Grahamstown, South Africa.
  • Kgomo, Ms Ditebogo Scientist. P1500, NECSA, P O Box 582, PRETORIA, 0001.
  • Khorasani, Miss Sanaz PhD Student. Sanaz Khorasani, Molecular Sciences Institute, School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, 2050 Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Kimani, Ms Serah Student. Serah W. Kimani, Electron Microscope Unit, R W James blg, University of Cape Town, Private bag, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa, 7701.
  • Kirsten, Mr Leo Student. Chemistry Department, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, Free State, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Koen, Dr Renier Post-Doctoral Researcher. Chemistry, University of the Free State, Nelson Mandela Drive, Free state, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Kruger, Professor Gert Jacobus emeritus professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Johannesburg, PO Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Kruger, Professor Hendrik Gerhardus Lecturer/Researcher. University drive, 4001, Westville, Durban, South Africa.
  • Kuter, Mr David PhD Student. Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa, 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Kuttel, Michelle Mary ?. Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Laing, Dr Mary Elizabeth part-time lecturer. 61 Baines Road, 4001, Durban, South Africa.
  • Laing, Professor Michael John professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Natal, King George V Ave., 4041, Durban, South Africa.
  • Lama, Dr Prem postdoctoral student. Chemistry and polymer Science, University of stellenbosch, De Beers street, Western cape, 7602, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Lemmerer, Dr Andreas Lecturer. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Le Roex, Ms Tanya Senior Lecturer. Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, 7701, Rondebosch, South Africa.
  • Levendis, Professor Demetrius Christos Professor. School of Chemistry, The Jan Boeyens Structural Chemistry Laboratory, University of the Witwatersrand, PO Wits, Johannesburg 2050, South Africa.
  • Liles, David Charles crystallographer. Department of Chemistry, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X20, 0028, Hatfield, South Africa.
  • Lombard, Miss Jean MSc Student. Department of Chemistry and Polymer Science, De Beer Street, Western Cape, 7600, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Loots, Dr Leigh Post Doctoral Fellow. Chemistry, University of Cape Town, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 7701, Rondebosch, South Africa.
  • Madeley, Mr Lee Gavin PhD Canditate. Jan Boeyans Structural Chemistry Department, University of the Witwatersrand, School of Chemistry, 1 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2050, South Africa.
  • Marques, Professor Helder Martinho University professor. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, PO Wits, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Maske, Professor Siegfried Professor emeritus. Department of Geology, University of the Witwatersrand, PO Wits, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Mhlongo, Dr Thabani Senior Lecturer. Chemistry, Tshwane University of Technology, Arcadia Campus (), -, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Miller, Dr Stuart Frank Post Doctoral researcher. Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, School of Chemistry, Humphrey Raikes Building, 2050, Braamfontein, South Africa.
  • Mnguni, Ms Malitsatsi Jesse Student. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, 1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Mogodi, Mr Mashikoane Wilson Postgraduate MSc Student. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, PO Wits, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Mongale, Mrs Keneilwe Millicent Student. School of Chemistry, University of Witwatersrand, P. O. Wits, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Muller, Dr Alfred Johannes Senior Lecturer. Dr. Alfred Muller, C2-Lab 328, Department of Chemistry, University of Johannesburg, APK Campus, PO Box 524, Aucklandpark, 2006, South Africa.
  • Muller, Mr Theunis Jacobus Student. Chemistry, UFS, 205 Nelsan Mandela avenue, Free State, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Munro, Professor Orde Q. Associate Professor of Inorganic Chemistry. School of Chemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Private Bag X01, Scottsville 3209, South Africa.
  • Mutamba, Mrs Natsayi MSc student. Chemical Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Nassimbeni, Professor Luigi Renzo professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Ndinteh, Dr Derek Tantoh Post doctoral researcher. Applied Chemistry, University fo Johannesburg, beit Street, gauteng, 2028, Johanesburg, South Africa.
  • Neethling, Professor Jan H. Professor of Physics and Director of Centre for High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy. Physics, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, PO Box 77000, 6031, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
  • Nyoni, Miss Michelle Sibonokuhle Masters research student. School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Pvt Bag 3, Wits, South Arica, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • O'Connor, Mr James Patrick MSc. Student. Chemistry and Polymer Sciences, Stellenbosch University, De Beers Building Cnr de beers Rd and Merriman Ave, western cape, 7130, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Oliver, Dr Clive Lloyd Lecturer. Chemistry, University of Cape Town, Chemistry Mall, 7701, Rondebosch, South Africa.
  • Owaga, Dr Bernard Omondi Lecturer. School of Chemistry and Physics, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville Campus, Private Bag X54001, 4000, Durban, South Africa.
  • Padayachy, Dr Kamentheren ?. Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, P.O. Wits, Gauteng, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Paige-Green, Dr Philip Director at Paige-Green Consulting (Pty) Ltd). Paige-Green Consulting, -, -, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Pansuriya, Dr Pramod Postdoc Fellow. School of Chemistry and Physics, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville campus, KZN, 4000, Durban, South Africa.
  • Pienaar, Mr Daniel Peter Student. School of Chemistry, University of Witswatersrand, 512 Koedoebessie Avenue, Gauteng, 1724, Roodepoort, South Africa.
  • Pretorius, Dr Carla Post doctoral Researcher. Nelson Mandela ave, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Pretorius, Dr Jan Andries Scientist. Centre for the Advancemnet of Scholarship, University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road, Gauteng, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Rademeyer, Dr Melanie Lecturer. Department of Chemistry, University of Pretoria, NW 1 3-40, Gauteng, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Raji, Dr Abdulrafiu Tunde Senior Lecturer/Researcher. Abdulrafiu Tunde Raji, 25 Helgaard Street, Kilner Park Ext.1, Pretoria 0186, South Africa.
  • RAMON, Dr Gaelle Research Coordinator. Research Office, University of Cape Town, 2, Rhodes Avenue, Western Cape, 7700, Mowbray / Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Richter, Dr Paul Wilhelm chief research officer. Div. Mat. Sci. Tech.CSIRPO Box 395, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Roodt, Professor Andreas Professor. Department of Chemistry, Univ of the Free State, PO Box 339, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Schoch, Dr Aylva Ernest research professor, retired. Department of Geology, University of the Orange Free State, Kapt. Goodman Str. 9, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Schubert, Professor Dr Wolf-Dieter Professor of Structural Biology. Department of Biochemistry, University of Pretoria, 2 Lynnwood Rd, Gauteng, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Schutte, Ms Marietjie PhD Student. Department of Chemistry, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, South Africa, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Sewell, Dr Bryan Trevor associate professor. Electron Microscope Unit, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Sibanda, Mr Wisdom Nkosilathi Postgraduate student. Physics, University of Johannesburg, PO Box 524, -, Auckland Park, South Africa.
  • Siriyara Jagannatha, Dr Prathapa Postdoctoral Fellow. School of Chemistry, Molecular Sciences Institute, School of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Republic of SouthAfrica, 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Slabbert, Ms Cara PhD student. Chemistry, University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road, Gauteng, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Smith, Mr Mark Gordon Lecturer (Chemistry). Department of Chemistry, University of South Africa, P. O. Box 1150, Pretoria, 0049, Newlands, South Africa.
  • Steyl, Dr Gideon Chemist. Chemistry Department, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, Free State, 9301, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Steyn, Miss Maryke Sr Clinical Data Coordinator. Quintiles - QBLM, -, -, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Su, Ms Hong Scientific Officer. Chemistry Department, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7701, South Africa, 7701, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • van Heerden, Mr Dewald Pepler PhD student. Chemistry and Polymer Science, Stellenbosch University, de Beers Street, Matieland, Western Province, 7600, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • Van Rooyen, Professor Petrus Hendrik professor. Department of Chemistry, University of Pretoria, Hatfield, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Venter, Dr Andrew Michael Scientist. Radiation Utilisation, NECSA Limited, PO Box 582, South Africa, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Venter, Dr Gertruida Jacoba Susanna Professional Officer: Inorganic Chemistry. Chemistry, University of the Free State, Nelson Mandela Drive 205, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Verryn, Dr Sabine Marie Charlotte Analytical Scientist. Geology, University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road, Gauteng, 0002, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Vieira, Dr Vanessa Lourenco Chief Forensic Analyst. PO BOX 11115, Gauteng, 1457, Alberton, South Africa.
  • Viljoen, Mr Johannes Augustinus Ph.D Chemistry Student. Chemisty, University of the Free State, 205 Nelson Mandela Ave, Free Statee, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Visser, Professor Hendrik Gideon Professor in Chemistry. Chemistry, University of the Free State, Nelson Mandela Ave., Free State, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • von Eschwege, Dr Karel Grobler Researcher/Lecturer. Chemistry, University of the Free State, Nelson Mandela Avenue, 9300, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Wahl, Miss Helene PhD Student. Private Bag X1, Matieland, 7602, Republic of South Africa.

South Africa

This is a list of forthcoming meetings in South Africa that are recorded in the IUCr Calendar of Events. Please let us know of any that are missing by completing this form or sending an email to forthcoming.meetings@iucr.org.

Indaba9: Modeling of Structures and Properties South Africa 2nd Sep 2018 - 7th Sep 2018

Reports of past activities in South Africa

2010 Stellenbosch CODATA General Assembly 2010
2010 Stellenbosch CODATA 2010
2006 Berg-en-Dal, Kruger National Park Indaba 5
2003 Durban ECM21

All events

This is a concise listing of all events in this country that are associated with the International Year of Crystallography 2014 and its follow-up initiatives.

27th Jan 2014 Southern African Powder Diffraction Conference and Workshop Johannesburg
23rd Aug 2014 BloemCrystSchool2 Bloemfontein
1st Sep 2014 IMA 2014 Johannesburg
15th Oct 2014 Pan African and South African Summit Meeting on Crystallography as vehicle to promote Science in Africa and beyond Department of Chemistry, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Photographic record of crystallographic activities in South Africa

The complete IUCr photographic archive includes thousands of photographs. Here we include a collection illustrating activities in this country. This image is selected randomly from the galleries listed below (School on Fundamental Crystallography, 2010).
Melanie Rademeyer.