Dr Sandile Malinga
Dr Sandile Malinga was appointed CSIR Group Executive: Smart Society, effective 1 August 2022. He joined the organisation from the South African Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS), where he had been the Chief Operations Officer since 2016.
CSIR researchers are exploring the synthesis, modification and composting of porous carbonaceous materials for hydrogen storage applications.
The CSIR coastal flood risk viewer is an interactive web-based tool to visualise the extent of coastal flooding in specific areas.
Dr Motodi Maserumule
Dr Motodi Maserumule is the CSIR Group Executive: CSIR Advanced Production and Security division. Prior to his current appointment, he was the Group Executive: Research and Development at the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation
Mr Andile Mabindisa is the CSIR Group Executive: Human Capital and Communication, effective 1 November 2020. He has been acting in this role since April 2019, after having joined the CSIR as the Group Manager: Human Capital Business Partnering in December 2018. Prior to joining the CSIR he was the Country Talent and Development Executive at Gibela Rail Transport (Pty) Ltd.
Dr Kaven Naidoo
Dr Kaven Naidoo is the CSIR Group Executive: Business Excellence and Integration, effective 1 September 2022.
Johan Strydom is the Acting Executive Manager for Future Production: Manufacturing. His extensive experience, technical acumen and passion for research and development (R&D), strategy development and implementation have made him an asset to the R&D community.
The CSIR has developed a technology to provide long-range, broadband access to underserved and hard-to-reach communities and facilities.
The CSIR is developing adaptation guidelines for various types of human settlements in South Africa that are at risk because of climate change.