Production Scientist
Brief info

MTech, UNISA

Boitumelo Makgabutlane obtained her MTech degree at the University of South Africa (UNISA), focused on material synthesis and application for environmental remediation. She also has a Science Communication qualification from Stellenbosch University. She worked at the South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement (SAASTA) as a science communicator in 2018, and in February 2019, she was appointed as a Production Scientist at SabiNano (Pty) Ltd. She is currently responsible for research & development and production of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and other carbon-based materials using greener approaches for application in the water-energy-food nexus and industrial applications such lightweight strong composites for construction and civil engineering applications, automobile manufacturing, energy storage, etc.