Prof Ernst Ferg

Position: Associate Professor - Physical Chemistry

Department: Chemistry

Room: 0006

Building: 13

Campus: South Campus

Phone: +27(0)41 504 3160


Qualifications: DTech Chemistry

Personal Sites: Web of Science / ORCID


Research Interests

I am a C2 rated scientist with the National Research Foundation (NRF). Research work is primarily in the field of electrochemistry, batteries (lead acid and Li-ion) and solid materials study using powder X-ray diffraction. I am currently a research advisor for the energy storage group for uYilo, the national electric vehicle programme located at the NMU.



  • DTech, Chemistry