Mabula Haverkamp (drs. M.Sc. E.M.W.P. Haverkamp), is the main developer of Astro Pixel Processor and founder of Aries Productions.
He has a doctorandus and Master of Science degree in Astrophysics from the University of Utrecht (2004).
His master research was done under the supervision of prof. dr. R.J. Rutten, dr. P. Sütterlin, dr. K. Tziotziou & dr. A.G. de Wijn at the Solar Physics department of the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.
The research was a data analysis of cospatial and cotemporal Dutch Open Telescope observations and was entitled:
and it was part of a bigger research project that led to a well-cited scientific publication: DOT tomography of the solar atmosphere. IV. Magnetic patches in internetwork areas
Mabula was born as a son of 2 dutch parents who worked in Ndala, Tanzania for several years in a local hospital to help with development of health care in the country. His name was given to him by the local people in the village where he lived and it means “born during the rain”.