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research scientist

Anton Eugene Smit, South African research scientist. Achievements include patents for making fine fibers. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Background

Smit, Anton Eugene was born on August 18, 1975 in Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa. Son of Anton Johan and Sandra Smit.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry, Pretoria University, South Africa, 1996. Master of Science in Chemistry, Pretoria University, South Africa, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Polymer Science, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2008.

Career

Consultant scientist Council for Scientific and Industrial Research National Fiber, Textile and Clothing Center, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 2006. Researcher Stellenbosch University, since 2008. Managing director Avalanche Technology Proprietary Ltd, Pretoria, Gauteng, 2002—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for making fine fibers.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pilates, travel.

Connections

Married Valeska Cloete.

father:
Anton Johan

mother:
Sandra Smit

spouse:
Valeska Cloete.