Vanessa offers student projects on accreting X-ray binaries and related objects (e.g. massive stars, populations of X-ray binaries)

Current Students

  • Enrico Kotze, PhD (co-supervising with Dr S. Potter, SAAO)
  • Itumeleng Monageng, PhD (co-supervising with Prof. M. Böttcher, NWU)
  • Naomi van Jaarsveld, PhD (co-supervising with Dr D. Buckley & Prof. P. Woudt)

Former Students

  • Willice Obonyo, MSc 2015 (now PhD student at Leeds)
  • Itumeleng Monageng, MSc 2014 (now PhD student at UCT)
  • Rajeev Manick, MSc  2014 (now PhD student at KU Leuven)
  • Michael Hlabathe, MSc 2015 (now PhD student at UCT)
  • Letjatji Legodi, BSc (Hons) 2012 (now PhD student at UCT)
  • Mhlasakhululeka Mvubu, BSc (Hons) 2015