About CeBER
About CeBER
CeBER strives to equip scientists at the postgraduate level with expertise that will allow them to excel in every sector of the bioprocess arena, from research to industry. Our goal is to provide for and transform South Africa with an advancing...
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Research Areas
CeBER have five main research areas which include: Algal Biotechnology; Mineral Bioprocessing; Biocatalysis & Bioproducts; Water & the Environment; and Engineering Aspects of Bioprocesses.
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Chemical Engineering
Home to the largest national research programme, the Chemical Engineering Department provides a range of research opportunities that help tackle social and environmental challenges in South Africa, Africa and the world.
Prof. Sue Harrison
CeBER is home to an array of researchers that supervise and add expertise to projects within the Bioprocess Engineering sector. This diversity spans everything from reactor design to microbial engineering.
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Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Prof Bob Kelly visits CeBER

On the 23rd August 2017, CeBER had the privilege of hosting Prof Robert Kelly who hails from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University.

Publication Date:
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 12:00
CeBER at the SAIMM Western Cape branch Minerals Research Showcase 2017: Resourcing the future

CeBER students joined postgraduate students from UCT as well as other universities in the Western Cape in showcasing their responses to the present and foreseeable challenges in the mining industry.

Publication Date:
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 15:00
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CeBER Publish in Chemical Engineering Science

"Modelling microbial transport in simulated low-grade heap bioleaching systems: The hydrodynamic dispersion model" - Elaine Govender-Opitz, Athanasios Kotsiopoulos, Christopher G. Bryan, Susan T.L. Harrison

Publication Date:
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 12:15
CeBER present on Biohydrometallurgy in Zambia

Recently, Mr Emmanuel Ngoma represented CeBER at the International Conference on Geology, Mining, Mineral and Groundwater Resources of the Sub-Saharan Africa...

Publication Date:
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 15:45