Dr Monnamme Tlotleng

CSIR senior researcher

Tlotleng’s research interests focus on laser materials processing using powder-blown and 3D printing. The main focus is on functional graded materials and metal matrixes. He is also looking into the development of titanium aluminide alloys for material synthesis and their applications.

Full Profile

Tlotleng holds a Doctor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering Science from the University of Johannesburg. He has published numerous scientific papers and two book chapters. He is currently working on the development of titanium aluminide alloys using laser in-situ processing for the aerospace industries.

Academic qualifications: 
  • BSc (Hons), Applied Chemistry, University  of the Witwatersrand, 2008
  • MSc (Chemical Engineering), University of the Witwatersrand, 2011
  • Doctor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering Science), University of Johannesburg,  2015


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Dr Monnamme Tlotleng