Ms Ulpha Ismail has joined the UCT SpaceLab team as our new Postgraduate Programmes Administrator. Ms Ismail is a Bachelor of Social Science graduate of UCT and she has previously worked in the UCT Faculty of Health Sciences. In her new role at UCT, she will be responsible for the promotion and development of the UCT SpaceLab postgraduate programmes and will oversee the administrative aspects relating to programme participants.
Orientation lectures for the 2017 MPhil in Space Studies are voluntary for MPhil students and open to any registered UCT student interested to find out more about the Space Studies programme.
The 2017 programme for the MPhil in Space Studies officially started on Monday the 20th of February, with the EEE5124Z Space and Society course.
SpaceLab doctoral student Stanislaus Nnadih had an opportunity to present his doctoral research work on observations of sprites at the American Geophysical Union's Fall Meeting in San Francisco.