Postharvest Technology
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Postdoctoral Fellows

​​​​​Curr​​​​​​ent ​

William.jpgDr William Maveng​​​ere  

Post-doctoral fellow

Maturity indexing and storage performance of pomegranate cultivars grown in South Africa

Rebogile.jpgDr Rebogile Mphahlele

​​Post-doctoral fellow​

AJ5_2760.JPGDr Alemayeh​​u Tsige

P​​ost-doctoral fello​w

Optimization of fresh fruit cold chain systems: Packaging, cold stores and refrigerated shipping containers


oluwafemi.jpg​​Dr Oluwafem​​i Caleb

Post-doctoral fellow

Development of food packaging, storage applications​ and novel smart packaging systems

Currently employed as an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Leibniz-Institute for Agricultural Engineering (ATB)

Dr Olaniyi F​​awole

Post-doctoral fellow​

Adding value to pomegranate f​ruit for health benefits​

Currently employed as a full-time Researcher at the SARChI Postharvest Technology Research Laboratory. ​


delele.jpgDr Mulugeta D​elele 

Post-doctoral fellow

Cold Storage systems, computational fluid dynamics, transport phenomena and multi-phase flow studies

Currently employed as a Research Associate at ​​KU Leuven

pathare.jpgDr Pankaj Path​are 

Post-doctoral fellow

Integrated model-based design and performance evaluation of packaging for the South African fruit industry

Currently employed as a ​Researcher at Newcastle University