Mohamed Khan

Dr Mohamed Fayaz Khan Senior Lecturer 031 260 1239 KhanM@ukzn.ac.za PhD, MSc Eng, BSc Eng Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Dr Khan completed his MSc soon after graduating with his BSc, and then went to work in the Power Industry. During that time (20 years), he completed his PhD in Superconductivity, registered as a Professional

Akshay Saha

Prof Akshay Kumar Saha Professor and Academic Leader Research and Higher Degrees 031 260 2725/2305 saha@ukzn.ac.za PhD (Electrical Engineering), BEng (Electrical Engineering) Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Professor Saha is a Professional Engineer with Engineering Council of South Africa with industrial and academic experiences. He is the Academic Leader Research and Higher Degrees, School of

Remy Tiako

Dr Remy Tiako Researcher & Senior Lecturer 031 260 1244 Tiako@ukzn.ac.za PhD, MScEng, BScEng Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Dr Remy Tiako received a B.Eng. (Honors) degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Federal University of Technology Akure (Nigeria) in December 1997. He then worked for several years in industries and academic institutions in Cameroun and South Africa

Andrew Swanson

dr Andrew Swanson Senior Lecturer 031 260 2713 swanson@ukzn.ac.za PhD, MSc, BSc Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Andrew is currently a senior lecturer at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and a professionally registered engineer. He is currently responsible for research and testing in the field of high voltage engineering and has tested overhead line equipment with voltages

Leigh Jarvis

Prof Leigh Jarvis Associate Professor 031 260 8022/ 3388/ 2742 Jarvis@ukzn.ac.za PhD (Engineering), BSc (Engineering) Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Prof Jarvis has acted in various leadership roles: Head of Electrical, Electronic and Computer engineering department, Head of Research (Engineering), Director of an Eskom sponsored Chair, member of various steering/board committees. His recent research has

Matthew Brown

Mr Matthew Brown Lecturer 031 260 2762 BrownM1@ukzn.ac.za MSc Eng, BSc Eng Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Matthew Brown completed a BSc and MSc in Electrical Engineering at UKZN. The focus of his MSC was gaseous insulation. His current interests include power electronics, electrical machines and energy storage.

John Agee

Prof John Terhile Agee Professor of Control Systems 031 260 2718 ageej@ukzn.ac.za PhD (Control Systems Engineering), MEng (Electronics Engineering), BEng Hons (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Prof Agee obtained his first degree in 1989 from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi, Nigeria.  After a year of National Service, Agee began his academic career at

Rudiren Carpanen

DR Rudiren Sarma Senior Lecturer 031 260 1217 SarmaR@ukzn.ac.za SMIEEE, PrEng, PhD MScEng, BEng(Hons) Electrical Engineering Howard College Campus Rudiren Sarma was born in Rose Hill, Mauritius. He received the BEng(Hons) degree from the University of Mauritius in 2002, and the MScEng degree and PhD  degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa in 2005 and 2013. He