Prof. Hendrik Geyer appointed as new director of STIAS

Prof. Hendrik Geyer appointed as new director of STIAS

Prof Hendrik Geyer has been appointed the new Director of the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS). He succeeds Prof Bernard Lategan, who is retiring on 31 March 2008 and has been head of the institute since STIAS was established in 1999. Prof Geyer is professor in Theoretical Physics and Director of the Institute for … [Read more]

Opening of the Wallenberg Research Centre

Opening of the Wallenberg Research Centre

The modern Wallenberg Centre, made possible by a generous grant from the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation of Sweden, was officially opened on 15 November 2007. The was accompanied by a week of celebrations and lectures. The official opening on Thursday 15 November started with a champagne celebration where the architect, Mr Hein Visser explained … [Read more]