Ashleigh Townsend (GRADUATED)

Master in Engineering

Ashleigh holds a B.Eng. in electrical and electronic engineering from the North West University, South Africa. She is currently working towards completing here M.Eng. in electrical engineering with a focus on the improvement of energy storage devices including those linked to hydrogen.


B.Eng. (Electrical), North-West University, Potchefstroom, 2018


Optimize hydrogen based energy storage system using super and hybrid capacitors

Combine Super- and Hybrid Capacitors with a pre-existing Hydrogen Fuel Cell System in order to observe the effects thereof on the usage profile of various systems.

Supervisors: Prof. R. Gouws, Mr. C. Martinson, Dr. D.Bessarabov