Professor Neil Armitage

Prof Neil Armitage


  • Professor




  • BSc(Eng), Natal, 1982 (Civil Engineering)

  • GDE, Cape Town, 1988 (Water Quality and Hydraulic Engineering)

  • MSc(Eng), Cape Town, 1989 (Coastal Hydraulics)

  • PhD, Stellenbosch, 2002 (River Hydraulics)

Professional Affiliations: 

  • PrEng (Engineering Council of South Africa, 860328)

  • FSAAE (Fellow of the South African Academy of Engineering)

  • FSAICE (Fellow of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering, 011745)

  • FWISA (Fellow of the Water Institute of Southern Africa, 19859)

  • FIMESA (Fellow of the Institution of Municipal Engineers of Southern Africa, A8)

  • Fellow IWA (International Water Association, 00760299)

  • Member IAHR (International Association of Hydro-Environmental Engineering and Research, 7134)

  • Member IAHS (International Association of Hydrological Sciences, 15011)

Undergraduate Teaching:

  • CIV2040S (Fluid Mechanics)

  • CIV3043F (Hydraulic Engineering)

Postgraduate Teaching:

  • Various modules on urban drainage both at UCT and IHE-Delft (Netherlands)

Research Affiliations:

Publication Profile:

Research Interests: 

  • Urban Drainage

  • Stormwater Harvesting