Department of Electrical and Mining Engineering

Mr XP Yokwana

College of Science, Engineering and Technology
School of Engineering
Department: Electrical and Mining Engineering
Laboratory Manager
Tel: +27 (0)11 670 9767


Mr. XP Yokwana (BTech: Electrical Engineering, CUT Free State) currently Registered for MTech: Electrical Engineering joined UNISA in 2016  as a Technical Officer in the department of Electrical & Mining Engineering, College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET). Prior to this he worked at Central University of Technology (CUT) in the school of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering as an Assistant lecturer, worked at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) based at eMalahleni Campus as an Electrical Technician (Power Engineering).

Fields of academic interests

Fault diagnosis and prognosis of electrical devices and components


Detection and Identification of faulty modules in a large scale photovoltaic installation