Applied mathematics stars honoured
The top students in applied mathematics at Stellenbosch University were recently honoured for their academic achievements.
They received book prizes sponsored by Cambridge University Press at a function held recently by the Division of Applied Mathematics in the Department of Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science).
Daniek Joubert was named as the best honours student, while Jan Buys received the award as the best third year student in applied mathematics. Erasmus du Toit was the best second year student, with Gerard Louw as the top first year student.
Andrea von Flotow was named as the top female third year student in applied mathematics, and won a gift pack from L’Oreal South Africa.