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Nansen Tutu Center

Dept of Oceanography

University of Cape Town

Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa

 

Sharon.Bosma at uct.ac.za

 

In 2019, the Nansen-Tutu Centre is supporting the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center and or travel support to travel to Norway for research exchanges.​​  

 

2019 Post-doctoral Fellows

          Dr Marie-lou Bachelery, France.

          Dr Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, Democratic Republic of Congo.

          Dr Juliano Dani, Madagascar.

          Dr  Mesmin Awo, Benin.

 Existing 2019 students
 

  1. Serge Tomety,PhD, Togo, Ocean Coastal climate change and variability around South Africa

  2. Bellinda Monyela, PhD, South Africa, Impact of ENSO on Southern African climate

  3. Hermann Luyt, South Africa PhD. Impact of assimilating sea surface temperature observations on upwelling dynamics of the Benguela Upwelling System.

  4. Bafana Gweba, PhD., South Africa, Modelling current wave interaction in the Agulhas Current

  5. Tumelo Maja, PhD., South Africa, Agulhas Current submesoscale features

  6. Michael Hart-Davis, M.Sc., South Africa, Particle trajectory modelling in the South African shelf sea region.

  7. Bellinda Nhesvure, M.Sc, Zimbabwe, Forecasting Seas Surface Temperature in the Western Cape

  8. Jason O'Connor, M.Sc, South Africa

  9. Anathi Manyakanyaka, M.Sc, South Africa

  10. Tesha Tolsee, B.Sc Honor, Mauritius

​​In 2018, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center and or travel support to travel to Norway for research exchanges.​​  

​​2018 Post doctoral Fellow

          Dr Marie-lou Bachelery, France.

          Dr Neil Malan, South Africa.

          Dr Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, Democratic Republic of Congo.

          Dr Juliano Dani, Madagascar

   Existing 2018 students
 

  1. Juliano Dani Ramanantsoa, PhD, Madagascar, The South Madagascar upwelling. Graduated

  2. Rodrigue Anicet Imbol Koungue, PhD, Cameroon, Benguela Niños. Graduated

  3. Neil Malan, PhD, South Africa, Modelling dynamic upwelling in the Agulhas Current Graduated

  4. Bernardino Nhantumbo, PhD, Mozambique. Sea level variability around South Africa. Graduated 2019

  5. Arielle Stella Nkwinkwa Njouado, PhD, Cameroon, Impact of the Agulhas Current on Climate  Graduated 2019

  6. Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, PhD, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa climate variability Graduated

  7. Serge Tomety,PhD, Togo, Ocean Coastal climate change and variability around South Africa

  8. Bellinda Monyela, PhD, South Africa, Impact of ENSO on Southern African climate

  9. Hermann Luyt, South Africa M.Sc. Impact of assimilating sea surface temperature observations on upwelling dynamics of the Benguela Upwelling System.Graduated

  10. Tumelo Maja, M.Sc., South Africa, Agulhas Current eddies Graduated 2019

  11. Michael Hart-Davis, M.Sc., South Africa, Particle trajectory modelling in the South African shelf sea region.

  12. Bellinda Nhesvure, M.Sc, Zimbabwe, Forecasting Seas Surface Temperature in the Western Cape

  13. Sian Seymour, M.Sc, South Africa,  SAR high resolution wind speed in False Bay Graduated  2019

  14. Jason O, Connor, B.Sc Honor, South Africa, Impact of Agulhas Current on storm development, Graduated .

  15. Lisa Shangeta, B.Sc Honor,Namibia,  Modelling Benguela Current with different wind speed, Graduated.

 

In 2017, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center and or travel support to travel to Norway for research exchanges.

 

   Post doctoral Fellow

  1. Dr Marielou Bachelery, France

   PHD Students

  1. Juliano Dani Ramanantsoa, PhD, Madagascar, The South Madagascar upwelling.

  2. Rodrigue Anicet Imbol Koungue, PhD, Cameroon, Benguela Niños.

  3. Neil Malan, PhD, South Africa, Modelling dynamic upwelling in the Agulhas Current

  4. Bernardino Nhantumbo, PhD, Mozambique. Sea level variability around South Africa.

  5. Arielle Stella Nkwinkwa Njouado, PhD, Cameroon, Impact of the Agulhas Current on Climate

  6. Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, PhD, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa climate variability 

  7. Serge Tomety,PhD, Togo, Ocean Coastal climate change and variability around South Africa

   Master Students

  1. Bellinda Monyella, MSc: Role of the Ocean in the 2014/2015 and 2015/2016 drought in South Africa summer rainfall region.

  2. Hermann Luyt, South Africa M.Sc. Impact of assimilating sea surface temperature observations on upwelling dynamics of the Benguela Upwelling System.

  3. Tumelo Maja,BSc Hons: The Angola Current a view from Space.

  4. Michael Hart-Davis, M.Sc., South Africa, Particle trajectory modelling in the South African shelf sea region.

In 2016, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center and or travel support to travel to Norway for research exchanges.

 

Post doctoral Fellow

  1. Dr Charine Collins South Africa (top-up funding, NTC), South Africa

PhD Students

  1. Rodrigue Anicet Imbol Koungue , Cameroon (full bursary and 3 months travel to Norway, NTC)

  2. Bernardino Nhamtumbo, Mozambique (full bursary and 3 months travel to Norway, NTC)

  3. Arielle Stella Nkwinkwa Njouodo  Cameroon (3 months travel to Norway )

  4. Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, Democratic Republic of Congo (full bursary, PREFACE)

  5. Julian Dani, Madagascar (Top up)

 

Master Students

  1. Daniel Schilperoort, South Africa,  Graduated in 2016, Impact of the Agulhas Current on SAR wind speed and direction.

  2. Marc DeVos M.Sc    Graduated in 2016, Data assimilation in Hycom model

  3. Khushboo Jhugroo  Graduated in 2016, Mauritius, Ocean color in the Southern Ocean

  4. Mark Hague, M.Sc. (6 months travel to Norway to follow master classes)

  5. Esthee Vermelen, M.Sc (6 months travel to Norway to follow master classes)

In 2015, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center, travel support for research exchanges with Norway or conference attendance. In addition some students were advised by Nansen-Tutu Centre staff or associate with bursaries secured by the staff, associates or partners.

 

Post doctoral Fellow

  1. Dr Charine Collins South Africa (top-up funding, NTC), South Africa

  2. Dr Issufo Halo Mozambique  (full bursary, NTC), Mozambique

 

PhD Students

  1. Rodrigue Anicet Imbol Koungue , Cameroon (full bursary, NTC)

  2. Bernardino Nhamtumbo, Mozambique (full bursary, NTC)

  3. Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo, Democratic Republic of Congo (full bursary, PREFACE)

  4. Neil Malan, South Africa (travel support to Norway)

  5. Arielle Stella Nkwinkwa Njouodo  Cameroon (AIMS bursary and WRC top up)

 

Master Students

  1. Daniel Schilperoort (full bursary: NTC) South Africa

  2. Marc de Vos (co-funded: NRF and SCAMPI, travel support to Norway))  South Africa

  3. Khushboo Jhugroo (co-funded: SANAP and SCAMPI, travel support to Norway)) South Africa

In 2014, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below. They either received a full bursary or a top up  to existing bursaries from the Nansen-Tutu Center, travel support for research exchanges with Norway or conference attendance. In addition some students were advised by Nansen-Tutu Centre staff or associate with bursaries secured by the staff, associates or partners.

 

Post doctoral Fellow

  1. Dr Charine Collins (top-up funding, NTC), South Africa

  2. Dr Issufo Halo (full bursary, NTC, travel support to Norway), Mozambique

 

PhD Students

  1. Imbol Koungue Rodrigue Anicet (full bursary, NTC) , Cameroon

  2. Georges-Noel Tiersmondo Longandjo (full bursary, PREFACE)  Democratic Republic of Congo

  3. Neil Malan (travel support to Norway) South Africa

  4. Patrick Vaniello (full bursary, NTC and travel support to Norway) South Africa Graduated 2015

 

Master Students

      Daniel Schilperoort (full bursary: NTC + travel support to Norway) South Africa

 

In 2013, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below.

 

Post doctoral Fellow

    Dr Issufo Halo (full bursary, NTC, travel support to Norway), Mozambique

 

Master Students

     Bernardino Nhantumbo Graduated in 2014

 

In 2012, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the students and Post-docs listed below.

 

       Post doctoral Fellow

             Dr Nicolas Rascle

       PhD Students

             Issufo Halo  Graduated in 2013

       Master Students

             Joseph Amollo Graduated in 2013

             Francisco Francisco   Graduated in 2013

 

In 2011, the Nansen-Tutu Centre supported the student listed below.

  

       Master Students

             Marie Smith Graduated in 2012