South African Centre for Carbon Capture & Storage

 



Bursaries

Current Studies

Devon Bowen, Masters

Devon Bowen, Masters

Institution: University of Cape Town

Research Topic: An analysis of the depositional environments and geological history of the Cretaceous geology in the Algoa Basin region and the implications for reservoir and seal distribution and the implications for the Pilot Carbon Dioxide Storage Project.

Rofhiwa Raselavhe, Masters-Part time

Rofhiwa Raselavhe, Masters-Part time

Institution: Monash University South Africa

Research Topic: Analysis of the impact of South African specific factors such as language, education level, political landscape and socio-economic challenges on the perception, understanding and communication methods of climate change and Carbon Capture and Storage in South Africa

Mzikayise Nkwane, Masters

Mzikayise Nkwane, Masters

Institution: University of KwaZulu-Natal

Research Topic: Analysis of the impacts of Carbon Dioxide leakage on groundwater and surface water, via assessing water chemistries at the Bongwana fault analogue with consideration of its application to the Zululand Basin PCSP area of interest.

Jade Holtman, Masters

Jade Holtman, Masters

Institution: University Western Cape

Program: Investigation of Carbon Dioxide storage in depleted gas wells in the Orange Basin located in the West Coast of South Africa.

Rowen Abraham, Masters

Rowen Abraham, Masters

Institution University of Johannesburg

Research Topic Geological, mineralogical and adsorption investigation of various rock types extracted from a borehole core extracted from the Willowvale area, Eastern Cape, in the context of carbon dioxide storage.