Mardé Helbig joins UP CS DepartmentMardé Helbig has joined the department as a senior lecturer in August 2014 and is a member of the CIRG research group. She completed her B.Sc, B.Sc Honours and M.Sc at the University of Pretoria in 1998, 1999 and 2001 respectively. She worked at the CSIR from February 2000 until July 2014.
From 2002 until 2005 she worked at the Max-Plank Institute for Informatics in Germany and conducted research on character animation.
Welcome to the Department of Computer Science at the University of Pretoria.
Our main objective is to explore and research the scientific basis of new technologies. We furthermore promote the proliferation of reliable, robust and innovative computing and information technologies into the IT industry in South Africa.
Excellence in computer science education, the development of internationally and nationally recognised research initiatives, and strong industry collaboration, are the driving factors underpinning the success of the department.