Research Fellows

Distinguished Research Fellows

Five Distinguished Research Fellows have accepted appointments at AIMS to contribute to the research
themes studied at AIMS, interact with and advise AIMS researchers and postgraduate students and assist in
strengthening the research profile of the Research Centre.

  • Doron Lubinsky, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  • Gerhard Pfister, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Peter Sarnak, Princeton University, USA
  • Philip Maini, University of Oxford, UK
  • Wolfram Decker, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Associate Research Fellows

  • Prof. Robert de Mello Koch, Department of Physics, Wits
  • Prof. Roy Maartens, SARChi Chair in Astronomy, UWC
  • Dr Nadeem Oozeer, SKA South Africa
  • Dr Jacek Banasiak, School of Mathematical Sciences, UKZN
  • Prof. Mamadou Sango, School of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, UP
  • Prof. Nicola Mulder, Computational Biology Group, UCT
  • Prof. Jamshid Moori, School of Mathematics, UKZN
  • Prof. Florian Breuer, Department of Mathematical Sciences, SU
  • Prof. Phillip Mashele, Centre for Business Mathematics and Informatics, NWU
  • Prof. Abdul Kara, School of Mathematics, Wits
  • Prof. Kerstin Jordaan, Department of Decision Sciences, UNISA
  • Prof. Amanda Weltman, SARChI Chair in Physical Cosmology, UCT
  • Dr Diane Wilcox, School of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Wits
  • Dr Sehun Chun, Underwood International College, Yonsei University, Republic of Korea
  • Prof. Rafal Lochowski, Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
  • Dr Hans-Georg Zimmerman, Fraunhofer IBMT
  • Dr Magdaleen Marais, University of Pretoria
  • Dr Gaston Mazandu, University of Cape Town
  • Prof. Wilfred Ndifon, Theoretical Biology & Research Director, AIMS
  • Prof. Ian Durbach, Department of Statistical Sciences, UCT
  • Prof Johan de Villiers, Stellenbosch University