Ongoing Research Projects in Biological and Physical Sciences


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Centre For Biotechnology & Bioinformatics


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Antimalaria (antimal) European Union Francis Mulaa (PI) 2006 2010 551,490 View Details
Extremophiles For Environmental Biotechnology Collaborative Project Bio-earn SIDA/SAREC/ Dnr 1999-00830 Doss: SAREC, project No. 7500 0129 Prof. Francis J. Mulaa 2006 2009 342,857 View Details
Cebib Infrastructure Laboratory Equipment African Biomedical Centre Prof Ochanda J.(PI) 2006 2007 450,000 View Details
A 3 Year Research Grant Was Awarded In 2005 Under The Usaid Funded Pbs-bbi Program (program For Biosafety Systems USAID funded PBS-BBI programDr. S. Kiboi (PI) 2005 View Details
Activity Based Costing (abc) Computer Based Frameworks For Module Ii View Details
Bioprospecting For Microbial Metabolites For The Control Of Important Diseases Of Some Vegetable Crops. Dr. E. Mutitu (PI) View Details
Biofertilizers For Cereals And Forage Grasses. Department of Microbiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Research, Uppsala, Sweden. Prof. U. Granhall. View Details

Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation at the University of Nairobi


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Baseline Survey For ‘operationalising Green Economy Transition In Africa: Status Of Green Economy Initiatives In Kenya’. GIZ - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit. UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme 2015 2016 5,000,000 View Details

School Physical Sciences


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Building Climate Adaptation Capacity At African Universities

Department of Geology, Department of Chemistry, Department of Meteorology, Deparment of Geography, UNES and Maseno University

2010 2014 100000 View Details
Regional Center Of The Un Water Virtual Learning (wvlc) United Nations University(UNU)Prof. Eric Odada (PI) 2007 2008 750,000 View Details
Strengthening Community-based Adaptation To Climate-sensitive Malaria In Kakamega And Kericho Districts, Western Kenya Highlands. In collaboration with Centre for Science, Technology and Innovations (CSTI). Funded by ACCCA (Advancing Capacity to Support Climate Change Adaptation).D.Olago 2007 2008 70,000 View Details
Air Pollution Studies In Nairobi NCST/Dr. E. Kituyi 2007 38,000 View Details
Geology (phd) : Student - Zacharia Njuguna Kuria Zacharia Njuguna Kuria (PI) 2007 4,827 View Details
Mawari Project - Sustainable Management Of Water Resource In The East African Rift System: Vulnerability Of Groundwater To Pollution In The East African Rift System In Kenya. Department of Geology, University of Nairobi. Funded by CIFEG, France. Funding: EUR300,000.Olago Daniel 2006 2008 300,000 View Details
Integrating Vulnerability And Adaptation To Climate Change Into Sustainable Development Policy Planning And Implementation In Eastern And Southern Africa: Kenya Pilot Project Desi D. Olago, In collaboration with Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), and Arid Lands Resource Management Project (ALRMP 2006 2008 300,000 View Details
Developing Regional System For Sweet Potato Planting Materia Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof. Geoffrey Kamau (PI) 2005 16,661 View Details
.ecosystem Response Along The Eastern Arc Mountains (tanganyika/kenya) Linking Archaeology, Bioclimatic Modelling And Ecology. D. Olago, In collaboration with Dr. R. Marchant, University of Amsterdam, The Netherland 2004 2008 View Details
Assessment Of Vulnerability Of Water Resources To Environmental Change In Africa UNEP-DEWA, NORAD and START Washington DC, USA 2002 View Details
Global Enviromental Change Research And Capacity Building In Sub-sahara Africa. Panafrican START Secretariat(PASS)Prof. Eric Odada (PI) 2001 2010 5,000,000 View Details
Thermophil INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SCIENCE(IFS)PAUL SHIUNDU (PI) 1998 2,043 View Details
Natural Disasters And Their Management 1995 View Details
Increasing Immunity Resilience To Drought In Makueni District

African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTs) UNEP

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Development Of A Treatment Technology For Water With High Fl AQUATECH Co. Nairobi View Details
Allelochemicals In Striga Suppression ICIPE View Details
Ethnomedicinal Plants For East Africa Ethnomedicinal plants for East Africa View Details
Structural Studies Of Biaryl Anthracerol Derivatives Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Wurzburg, Germany/ Prof. A. Yenesew/ Prof. J.O. Midiwo 15,000 View Details
Pesticide Accumulation And Degradation Profiles In Tropical International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) View Details
Metabolic Profiles Of Minerals In Grazing Livestock: Implic Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) View Details
Pesticides Research And Nutrient Flux Measurements In Coasta Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission An Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Ecosystem Health In Kenya KWS / Prof. I. Jumba 2,570 View Details
Anti-oxidant Flavonoids Medical College of Georgia, Augusta View Details
Monitoring Of Industrial Effluents And Efficiency Of Pre-tre Nairobi City Council/ Prof. G.N. Kamau / Mr. C.W. Mirikau 70,000 View Details
Chemical Pollution In Kenya Water Systems. A Case Study On National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) International Foundation for Science (IFS) View Details
Occupational Exposure To Industrial Emissions In Nairobi Princeton University / Dr. E. Kituyi 5,000 View Details
Structure Elucidation Of Nature Products From Kenya Southern Cross University Centre for Phytochemistry Australia / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 10,000 View Details
Establishment Of Trace Element Institute For Unesco UNESCO, France / Prof. S. Wandiga / Dr. F. Oduor 3,000 View Details
Reclamation Of Nairobi River Basin UNEP International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)/ Prof. S. Wandiga/ Dr. F. Oduor / Dr. D.K. Kariuki 27,000 View Details
Materials Science Research University of Connecticut USA View Details
Natural Products Research In Kenyan Plants University of Potsdam Germany / Prof. A. Yenesew / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 30,000 View Details
Polymer Science Research University of Stellenbosch, Institute of Polymer Science View Details
Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
The Walter Reed Project On Antimalarial Compounds From Afric US Army Medical Research Unit / Prof. J.O. Midiwo / Prof. A. Yenesew 20,000 View Details
The Role Of Industrial Ecology In Promoting Sustainable Production And Consumption In Developing Countries. View Details
Bioremediation Of Polluted Environments / Detoxification Of Environmental Pollutants. Prof. G. Kamau (PI) View Details
Biofuel Use And Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Biomass Burning In Kenya Max Planck Institute Germany Prof. S. Wandiga (PI), Dr. Kituyi (PI) View Details
Dissipation, Distribution, Metabolism And Uptake Of Pesticides In Tropical Ecosystems Including Sea Water, Sediments, Soils And Fish IAEA View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission And Progression Of Hiv/aids In Kenya KEMRI / Prof. I. Jumba 28,570 View Details
Scientific Research In Basic Sciences: Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
Assessment Of Impact And Adaptation To Climate Change START, TWAS, UNEP/GEF View Details
Increasing Community Resilience To Drought In Makueni District ACTS, UNEP View Details
The Analysis Of Chemical Pollution In Kenyan Water Systems NCST, IFSProf. S.O. Wandiga (PI) View Details
Ecosystem Helath In Kenya`s Wildlife Conservation Areas KW, Peoples Trus London View Details
Mineral Metabolic Profiles In Grazing Livestock In Kenya And Implications For Animal Health And Production KARI, Dean`s Committee UoN / Prof. I. Jumba 37,500 View Details
Alternative Energy Sources In Kenya: Case Studies On Coal Ministry of Energy View Details
Termites As A Source Of Atmospheric Pollution View Details
Environmental Science Technologies. Environmental Pollution Monitoring And Risk Assessment Prof. P. M. Shiundu (PI) View Details
New Water Treatment Technologies AQUATIC Co., Nairobi View Details
Research Into The Geochemistry Of Carbonatite Centres In East Africa. View Details
Unep/unesco/un-habitat/eca View Details
Eastern And Southern Africa Regional Seismological Working Group View Details
Economic Geology, Stratigraphy And Geochemistry Of Archean Cratons With Emphasis On The East African (tanzanian) Craton. Gold And Massive Sulphide Mineralisation In The Nyanza Gre View Details

Department of Chemistry


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Water Quality In Kenya: Electrochemical Sensors For Water Quality Assesment Dr. Peterson Momanyi Guto (PI), University of Nairobi, Deans Committee Research Grant 2015 2016 KSH 250,000.00 View Details
Water Quality In Kenya: Electrochemical Sensors For Water Quality Assesment

Sponsored by TWAS (PI, Dr. Peterson Momanyi Guto)

2012 2014 $ 13,500 View Details
Ken-01-natural Products Chemistry Research Towards The Management Of Neglected Diseases

Sponsored by ISP (Prof. Jacob O Midiwo; Prof. Abiy Yenesew; Dr. Solomon Derese; Dr. Albert Ndakala; Dr. Leonidah Kerubo, and Dr. Joe Mwaniki)

2011 2014 1,433,000 (SEK) View Details
Ken - 01-inorganic Chemistry Research Group

Prof. Shem Wandiga (PI); Prof. Lydia Njenga (Depauty); Dr. Vincent Madadi; Dr. David Kariuki; Dr. A. Ndakala; Dr. B. Wamalwa; Mr. Charles Mirikau; Mrs. Ruth Odhiambo; Mrs. Doris Situma; Ms. Elisabeth Ndunda

2011 2014 1,326,800 (SEK) View Details
Air Pollution Studies In Nairobi NCST/Dr. E. Kituyi 2007 38,000 View Details
Developing Regional System For Sweet Potato Planting Materia Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof. Geoffrey Kamau (PI) 2005 16,661 View Details
Thermophil INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SCIENCE(IFS)PAUL SHIUNDU (PI) 1998 2,043 View Details
Increasing Immunity Resilience To Drought In Makueni Distric African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTs) UNEP View Details
Development Of A Treatment Technology For Water With High Fl AQUATECH Co. Nairobi View Details
Allelochemicals In Striga Suppression ICIPE View Details
Ethnomedicinal Plants For East Africa Ethnomedicinal plants for East Africa View Details
Structural Studies Of Biaryl Anthracerol Derivatives Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Wurzburg, Germany/ Prof. A. Yenesew/ Prof. J.O. Midiwo 15,000 View Details
Pesticide Accumulation And Degradation Profiles In Tropical International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) View Details
Metabolic Profiles Of Minerals In Grazing Livestock: Implic Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) View Details
Pesticides Research And Nutrient Flux Measurements In Coasta Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission An Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Ecosystem Health In Kenya KWS / Prof. I. Jumba 2,570 View Details
Anti-oxidant Flavonoids Medical College of Georgia, Augusta View Details
Monitoring Of Industrial Effluents And Efficiency Of Pre-tre Nairobi City Council/ Prof. G.N. Kamau / Mr. C.W. Mirikau 70,000 View Details
Chemical Pollution In Kenya Water Systems. A Case Study On National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) International Foundation for Science (IFS) View Details
Occupational Exposure To Industrial Emissions In Nairobi Princeton University / Dr. E. Kituyi 5,000 View Details
Structure Elucidation Of Nature Products From Kenya Southern Cross University Centre for Phytochemistry Australia / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 10,000 View Details
Establishment Of Trace Element Institute For Unesco UNESCO, France / Prof. S. Wandiga / Dr. F. Oduor 3,000 View Details
Reclamation Of Nairobi River Basin UNEP International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)/ Prof. S. Wandiga/ Dr. F. Oduor / Dr. D.K. Kariuki 27,000 View Details
Materials Science Research University of Connecticut USA View Details
Natural Products Research In Kenyan Plants University of Potsdam Germany / Prof. A. Yenesew / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 30,000 View Details
Polymer Science Research University of Stellenbosch, Institute of Polymer Science View Details
Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
The Walter Reed Project On Antimalarial Compounds From Afric US Army Medical Research Unit / Prof. J.O. Midiwo / Prof. A. Yenesew 20,000 View Details
The Role Of Industrial Ecology In Promoting Sustainable Production And Consumption In Developing Countries. View Details
Bioremediation Of Polluted Environments / Detoxification Of Environmental Pollutants. Prof. G. Kamau (PI) View Details
Biofuel Use And Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Biomass Burning In Kenya Max Planck Institute Germany Prof. S. Wandiga (PI), Dr. Kituyi (PI) View Details
Dissipation, Distribution, Metabolism And Uptake Of Pesticides In Tropical Ecosystems Including Sea Water, Sediments, Soils And Fish IAEA View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission And Progression Of Hiv/aids In Kenya KEMRI / Prof. I. Jumba 28,570 View Details
Scientific Research In Basic Sciences: Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
Assessment Of Impact And Adaptation To Climate Change START, TWAS, UNEP/GEF View Details
Increasing Community Resilience To Drought In Makueni District ACTS, UNEP View Details
The Analysis Of Chemical Pollution In Kenyan Water Systems NCST, IFSProf. S.O. Wandiga (PI) View Details
Ecosystem Helath In Kenya`s Wildlife Conservation Areas KW, Peoples Trus London View Details
Mineral Metabolic Profiles In Grazing Livestock In Kenya And Implications For Animal Health And Production KARI, Dean`s Committee UoN / Prof. I. Jumba 37,500 View Details
Alternative Energy Sources In Kenya: Case Studies On Coal Ministry of Energy View Details
Termites As A Source Of Atmospheric Pollution View Details
Environmental Science Technologies. Environmental Pollution Monitoring And Risk Assessment Prof. P. M. Shiundu (PI) View Details
New Water Treatment Technologies AQUATIC Co., Nairobi View Details

Department of Geology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Intergrating Isotope Hydrology Into Water Resources Assessment For The Upcoming Lamu Port Infrastructure In The Lower Tana River Catchment (lamu And Tana Delta) 2013 2017 View Details
Hominin Sites And Paleolakes Drilling Project (h.s.p.d.p)

 Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project (H.S.P.D.P)

2013 2013 HSPDP
Mapping The Health Impacts Of Geogenic Heavy Metal Pollution In Kilifi District 2012 2014 View Details
Testing Biodiversity Responces To Climate And Land-use Changes Across East African Highlands

TECLEA

2012 2013 View Details
Building Climate Change Adaptation Capacity At African Universities

Prof. Shem Wandiga

Dr. Gilbert Ouma

Dr. Maggie Opondo

Prof. Joash Aluoch

Prof. Madara Ogot

Funded by Open Science Institute

2010 2014 View Details
Ecosystem Services For Poverty Alleniation

East African Great Lakes Observatory

2010 2012 View Details
Palaeoclimatology And Palaeolimnology Of Suguta Valley - Kenya

Prof. Dr. Martin Trauth, University of Potsdam, Germany

2007 2010 View Details
Earthquake Seismology, Earthquake And Other Environmental Hazard Mitigation 2005 View Details
Research Activities In Neoproterozoic Geology In Kenya 2005 View Details
Monitoring Of Nuclear Explosions And Natural Seismicity Using The Ctbto Seismic (ps24) And Infrasound (is32) Stations

CTBTO (Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization)

2002 View Details
Tectonic, Climate And Evolution In East Africa Funded By The Volkswagen Foundation And Daad Germany

Joint project the University of Potsdam and the University of Nairobi.

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Department of Meteorology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Validation Of Satellite-derived Data And Products For Improved Environmental Monitoring For Sustainable Development In Kenya. National Council of Science Kenya
Prof. N.J. Muthama (PI)
2004 7,077 View Details
Calibration And Validation Of Satellite-derived Data And Products For Improved Environmental Monitoring For Sustainable Development Over Kenya Opere Alfred(PI),Nzioka Muthama(PI),Owino John(PI) 2004 600 View Details
Using Rainfall To Predict Droughts And Floods In Kenya Agwata Jones (School of Environmental Studies, KU),Nzioka Muthama (PI),Opere Alfred (PI),Ininda Joseph (PI) 2004 10,000 View Details
Improvement Of Our Understanding Of Rainfall Mechanisms, Prediction And Verification Methods In Kenya African Centre for Meteorology Applications for Development (ACMAD) 2003 12,000 View Details
Formulating Disaster Risk Reduction Strategy For Kenya. Consultant for office of the president, Government of Kenya
Prof. N. j. Muthama
42,462 View Details
The Onset And Cessation Of The Long Rains In Eastern Africa And Their Internnual Variability. climate Research Center, Dijion, France.
Dr. R.E. Okoola
7,077 View Details
Integrating Hiv/aids Information In The Teaching Curricula Of The School Of Physical Sciences, University Of Nairobi UNESCO/AWSEProf. N.J. Muthama 2,123 View Details
Ground Truthing Of Space-based Observations For Enhanced Air Pollution Monitoring In Kenya Bundi, Peter (KMD), Prof Muthama (PI),Prof Nzioka 5,661 View Details

Department of Physics


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Analysis And Geostatistical Modeling Of The Radioecological And Associated Heavy Metal Impact Of Gold Mining In The Migori Transmara Complex Of Western Kenya
National Council for Science and Technology
2012 2015 1,195, 300 KShs View Details
Novel Machine Learning Approaches To Leukemia And Breast Cancer Diagnostics In Body Fluid Media Via Hyperspectral Imaging And Analysis Techniques

National Council for Science and Technology

2012 2015 KShs 1,127, 948 View Details
Assessment Of Sources And Levels Of Radiation Exposure In Gwasi (south Nyanza) And Jombo (south Coast) High Background Radiation Areas Of Kenya 2012 2015 KShs 400,000 View Details
Retrieval Of Radiative Modeling Of Aerosol Characteristics In Relation To Greenhouse Gas Densities In Ea Atmosphere Utilizing Ground And Satellite-based Spectroscopic Techniques

National Council for Science and Technology.

2012 2015 750,000 View Details
Development Of Multiple Input Meters: Access To Affordable Scientific Instrumentation 2012 2015 View Details
Medical Elementology And Spectral Diagnosis Of Disease: Chemometrics- And Machine Learning-assisted Spectroanalytical And Hyperspectral Imaging And Analysis Of Pathogens And Trace Elements And Their Speciation In Human Body Tissue And Fluids For Disease

International Science Programme, National Council for Science and Technology

2010 2015 View Details
Radiometric Geothermics: Nuclear Analytical Study And Modelling Of Trace Chemical And Isotopic Characteristics Of Geothermal Field Matrices Associated With High Background Radiation Areas (hbra) Applied To Resource Exploration And Environmental Impact Ass 2010 2015 View Details
Gamma-ray Spectrometry And Detector Efficiency Modelling: Transfer Of Measured Ge And Nai(tl) Detector Gamma-ray Efficiencies To Computed Efficiencies For Complex Geometries Applied To Environmental Radioactivity Analysis Via Gamma-ray Spectroscopy. Meas 2010 2015 View Details
Laser And Spark-produced Dense Plasmas Diagnostics And Modelling: Analysis And Modelling For Applications In Nuclear Microfusion And Dielectric Materials Spectroscopy 2010 2015 View Details
Geophysical Monitoring Of Groundwater For Earthquake Prediction In Seismically Active Areas Of Kenya 2010 2015 View Details
Integrated Geophysical Research Investigation Of Greater Magadi Area, Kenya 2010 2015 View Details
Hubble’s Law And The Expansion Of Space 2010 2015 View Details
Flrw Metric. 2010 2015 View Details
Friedman – Lemaitre, Robertson-waker Metrix 2010 2015 View Details
Galaxy Formation In The Bb Theory 2010 2015 View Details
Physics At The Earliest Instant Of Time 2010 2015 View Details
Nuclear Geophysical Project Of Gwassi, South Nyanza (ruri Hills And Homa Mountain) (2006 - Present) – Mapping Of All High Radiation Zones Due To Carbonatite Rocks 2006 2015 View Details

School of Biological Sciences


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Medical Plants Project /Prof. Mukiama 2007 2009 110,000 View Details
Poisoning Of Cranes Living On Agricultural Landscape In Central Kenya Endangered Wildlife Trust (South Africa) Dr. Nathan Gichuki (PI) and Ms Zippora Musyimi 2007 2009 View Details
Fisheries Resources Of The Western Indian Ocean Text Book WIOMSA 2007 2008 View Details
Survey, Identification, And Classification Of Predacious Mites Of The Family Phytosiidae, With Special Reference To Geographic Distribution And Biodiversity. Deans Committee Grant 2007 2,000 View Details
Survey, Identification And Classification Of The Predacious Mites Of The Family Phytosiidae, With Special Reference To Geographical Distribution And Biodiversity Deans Committee Grant Prof. L. W. Irungu (PI) 2007 7,000 View Details
Improve Knowledge Of Land - Human Environment Interactions Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof Siboe (PI) 2007 10,020 View Details
Gene Flow Between Cultivated Rice (orza Saliva) To Its Aa Genome Wild Relatives In The East African Region: Key Research For Transgene Risk Assesment Dr. Kiboi S. (PI) 2006 2008 329,730 View Details
Conservation And Management Of Pollinators For Sustainable Agriculture Through An Ecosystem Approach. An Ongoing Global Gef Project. Chairman Of The Kenyan Team GEF/FAO Dr. Nathan Gichuki/Dr. Gideon Nyamasyo 2006 2008 View Details
Community Participation In Solid Waste Recycling In Nairobi River Basin UNEP/UNDP Prof. M.J. Ntiba and Dr. Nathan Gichuki 2006 2008 View Details
Community Participation In Solid Waste Recycling In Nairobi River Basin UNEP/UNDP Prof. M.J. Ntiba and Dr. Nathan Gichuki 2006 2008 View Details
Dispersal Patterns Of Prosopsis Juliflora And Invisibility Of Heterogeneous Communities Under Multiple Uses In The Upper Tana Floodplain Of Kenya . British ecological society (BES)DR. Mworia J.K.(PI) 2006 2008 View Details
Zoology (phd) Student : Wanzala, W /Mukabana -student 2006 2007 View Details
Potential Gene-flow Between Transgenic Cassava And Natural Relatives And Their Impact On Non-target Organisms. PBS-USAID 2006 View Details
Solid Waste Management Along The Nairobi River Basin . UNDP / Prof. Mavuti 2006 View Details
Commercialisation Of Medicinal And Aromatic Plant Products In Kenya Kenya Agriculture Productivity Prof T. K. Mukiama (PI) 2006 15,880 View Details
Livestock Tick Control International Foundation for Science (IFS) Wyclife Wanjala (PI) 2006 12,217 View Details
Gene Flow Between Cultivated Rice And Its Wild Relatives Western Michighan University
Dr Samuel Kiboi (PI)
2006 81,955 View Details
Mosquito Sit International Atomic Energy Agency Dr. W. Mukabana (PI) 2006 16,295 View Details
Nairobi River Project ICUN - UoN Prof Kenneth Mavuti (PI) 2006 7,654 View Details
Potential Geene-flow Between Transgeni Cassava And Natural Relatives And Their Impact On Non-target Organisms PBS-USAIDProf. Siboe G.M. (PI) 2006 View Details
Commercializing Mushrooms Growing In Nairobi River Basin UNDP Dr. Chuah. (PI), Prof. Ntiba. (PI), Dr. Gichuki (PI) 2006 5,000 View Details
Trends In Bird Trade In East Africa International Crane Foundation ( ICF , USA ) Prof. Ntiba M.J. (PI) 2005 2007 10,000 View Details
Insecticidal Compounds Form Plants, Extractions, Bioassay, Activity, Toxicology, Application Dr. J. Kabaru (PI) 2005 View Details
Immodulating Activity Of Plant Extracts And Herbal Medicines, Toxicology, Efficacy Studies Dr. J. Kabaru (PI) 2005 View Details
Tsetse And Trypanosmomiasis: Livestock Protection Strategies For Zero-grazed Animals Prof. P.N. Ndegwa (PI) 2005 View Details
Domestic Lighting By Use Of Solar Energy,kinamba, Kenya Expost Study UNDP/GEF/SGPDr. E.M. Mwangi 2005 View Details
Establishing Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Laboratory ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATIONDR.DORINGTON O.OGOYI (PI) 2005 164,286 View Details
Bio-safe Training Project DANIDA Prof. Kinyamairo J.I (PI) Dr. Amugune(PI) 2005 View Details
Disposal Patterns Of Prosups Juliflora And Invisibility Of Heterogeneous Communities Under Multiple Uses In Upper Tana Flood Plains In Kenya The British Ecological Society Dr. John Mworia (PI) 2005 18,500 View Details
Meiofauna Along The Continental Slope Off The Kenyan Coast On The Western Indian Ocean Dr.A.W. Muthumbi (PI) 2004 View Details
Public-private Sector Involvement In Combating Desertification In Kenya IFADDr. E.M. Mwangi (PI) 2004 View Details
Interventions On Malaria In Western Kenya Princeton University TrusteesDr. Mukabana R. (PI) 2004 107,259 View Details
Development Of Mosquito Surveillance System For Rapid Assessment Of Malaria Risk And Epidemiology Third World Academy of Sciences 2004 7,000 View Details
The Status Of Pollination In The Conservation SIDA - SAREC Dr. Gideon Nyamasyo (PI) 2004 21,960 View Details
Survey, Identification And Description Of The Natural Enemies (predacious Mites In The Different Geographical Zones Of Kenya ICIPEProf. E.M. El-Banhawy (PI) 2004 View Details
Below Ground Biodiversity Project (bgbd) International Centre for Tropical Agriculture ( CIAT ) Prof Richard Mibey (PI) 2003 2009 518,373 View Details
Fisheries, Coastal And Marine/freshwater Research Belgian Universities, University of Nairobi and Kenya marine and Fisheries Research Institute Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) 2003 2008 500,000 View Details
Kenya-belgium Flemish Inter-university Council In Cooperation With The University Of Nairobi (vlir-iuc-uon Programme) Phase Ii VLIR-IUC-UoN Programme Prof. Waema, Prof.K.Mavuti(PI), Prof. Ntiba ,Prof.Estambale, Dr. Omwenga, Dr. Getao 2003 2007 3,713,076 View Details
Technology Transfer In Biosciences With The University Of Hertfordshire Dr. D. Anyango (PI) 2003 2006 26,400 View Details
Modern Approaches To The Epidemiology And Control Of Vector-borne Parasite Prof. H. Ochanda (PI) 2003 View Details
Evaluation Of Tourism Potenial In Lake Baringo, Kenya United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)Dr. N. Gichuki (PI) 2003 7,500 View Details
Effective Integration Of Biodiversity Resources And Management As A Tool For Promoting Rural Agricultural Reform IDRC Prof. T. Mukiama (PI) 2003 84,286 View Details
Establishment Of A Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Laboratory At The College Of Rocker fellow Foundation Prof.Opiyo Ochanda (PI) 2003 150,000 View Details
Phd Project (d. Sigana) Belgium VLIR Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 2,857 View Details
Phd Project (a. Arrum) Belgium VLIR Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 2,857 View Details
Nairobi River Pollution Minority Network UNEP Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 32,670 View Details
Inventory Of The Genus Trichioderma In Different Land Use Systems In Taita And Embu Regions Dr. Sheila Okoth 2002 889 View Details
Interaction Between Trichoderma And Mycorrizal Fungi And Other Pathogenic Fungi And The Use Of Trichoderma As A Biocontrol Agent Dr. Sheila Okoth UNEP/GEF 2002 889 View Details
Integrated Pest Management Strategies To Control Sweet Potatoes Weevils In Eastern Kenya ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATIONDR.G.H.N.NYAMASYO (PI) 2002 77,799 View Details
Taxonomy And Ethnobotany Of Labiatae Herbarium Royal Botanic Garden KewDr. Lukhoba C. 2002 View Details
Non Indigenous Dicotylendon International Foundation for Science ( IFS) Dr. John Mworia (PI) 2002 23,617 View Details
Risk Assessment Of Genetically Modified (bt) Maize On Non-target Soil Biota ICIPE Dr. B. Anyango (PI) 2001 2004 400,000 View Details
First Kenya National Workshop On Medicinal & Aromatic Plant Species
Prof. Titus Mukiama (PI)
2001 40,000 View Details
Medicinal Plants Of The Mt. Kenya Region, UNESCO Prof.Titus Mukiama(PI) 2001 26,000 View Details
Integrated Assessment Of Pastoral-wildlife Interactions: Implications For People. Policy. Conservation And Development In East Africa Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and the USA 2001 View Details
Kenya Medicinal And Aromatic Plants KARI-UoN /Prof Mukiama T.K. 2001 60,000 View Details
Supervision/munene KARIDR.W.EKAYA (PI) 2000 7,257 View Details
Soil Fertility KARIDR.F.B.MWAURA (PI) 2000 1,143 View Details
Evaluation Of National Microbiological Products KARIDR.EUNICE MUTITU, PROF.MWAURA (PI) 2000 12,289 View Details
Assessment Of Capacity Building Needs And Country Specific Priorities In Conservation Of Biodiversity In Kenya GEF - UNEP Prof.T.K.Mukiama(PI) 2000 244,000 View Details
Tree Layer Dynamic Semi Arid Kenya AFRICA ACDEMY FOR SCIENCEDR JOHN K.MWORIA (PI) 1999 10,948 View Details
Botanical And Zoological Networks Of Eastern Africa (bozonet) GEFProf.T.Mukiama(PI) 1999 50,000 View Details
Kenya-belgium Flemish Inter-university Council In Cooperation With The University Of Nairobi (vlir-iuc-uon Programme) Phase I VLIR-IUC-UoN Programme Prof. Mavuti (PI), Prof. Waema,Prof.Estambale 1998 2002 5,000,000 View Details
Marine Project KENYA/BELGIUM PROF.KENNETH MAVUTI (PI) 1998 1,714 View Details
Mycorrhiza Forming Rhizobia GBFDR.JAMES K.MURAYA (PI) 1998 187,787 View Details
Free Range Poultry KARIB.A OKETCH 1998 4,535 View Details
Distribution And Community Utilization Of Medicinal Plant Biodiversity In Kakamega Forest. Deans committee Grant Dr. Lukhoba C. (PI),Prof. Siboe G.M. (PI) 1998 1,714 View Details
Avian Project US EMBASSYPROF.P.N.NYAGA (PI) 1997 10,676 View Details
Daad Fellowship DAADM.M.MUNIAFU (PI) 1997 5,550 View Details
Environmental Factors Affecting Phaseolius Vulgaris Rhizobia In Kenyan Soil INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR TROPICAL AGRICULTURE(CIAT)BEATRICE ANYANGO (PI) 1996 4,374 View Details
Sbs -phd DAAD FelloshipRhoda Karibe 1996 5,605 View Details
Sbs - Phd DAAD Fellowship D. Mukui Kimata (PI) 1996 9,452 View Details
Regultion Of Male Fertility And Mating Behaviour In The Cotton Stainer Bug Dr. Karuhize (PI) View Details
Rapid And Affordabable Assays For Efficacy And Toxcity Tests View Details
Development And Implementation Of Management Strategies For Sweet Potato Weevil, Cylassp. In Eastern Kenya. View Details
Development Of Guidelines For The Management Of Land Degradation In Makueni District, A Gef/sgp Cluster Proje View Details
Conservation And Sustainable Management Of Below Ground Biodiversity. An Ongoing Global Gef Project. Head Of Macrofauna Group. View Details
Topic 1: "comparative Morphology Of The Subfamily Pyraustinae (pyraloidae, Lepodoptera) Of East Africa". View Details
Topic 2: Indigenous Botanical Pesticides For Use In Integrated Pest Management (ipm) Of Insect Pests Of Brassicas By Small Scale Farmers In Kenya. View Details
Topic 3: Ecological And Behavioural Studies Of Anopheles Mosquitoes And Malaria Parasite Transmission In Kilifi And Malindi Districts. / Prof. Irungu View Details
Topic 4: The Transmission Of Bancroftian Filariasis Parasite And Its Interaction With Malaria Parasites In Their Mosquito Vectors Of Filariasis In The Coastal Region Of Kenya. View Details
Country Wide Spatial And Eco-epidemiological Analysis Of Anopheles Mosquitoes Relative To Malaria Endemicity In Kenya. View Details
Topic 6: Feeding Patterns In Nature Of Anopheles Malaria Vector In Kenya: Effect Of Host Characteristics On Malaria Parasite Infection. View Details
Genetic Differentiation And Barriers To Gene Flow In Malaria Transmission In Kenya. View Details
Topic 8: Evaluate The Genetics For Populations Of Anopheles Gambiae Relative To Factors Affecting P. Falciparum Transmission. View Details
Production Of Edible Mushrooms /Dr. Chuah View Details
Trends In Sulfadoxin And/pry Methamine And Chloroquine Resistance In Malaria Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Development Of Malaria Protective Immunity In Individuals Living In Endemic Areas Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Efficacy Of Cow Dung View Details
Biodiversity And Anthropogenic Impacts On Water Quality Of Nairobi River Basin Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Limnology And Fisheries Of Lake Victoria And Satellite Lakes Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
African Regional Postgraduate Programme In Insect Science (arppis). ICIPE View Details
Nutrient Uptake And Food Web Relationships In Saline Lakes In The Rift Valley Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
L. Naivasha - Lake Ecology And Catchment Management And Anthropogenic Impact On The Lake Prof. Mavuti K. (PI) 20,000 View Details
Ecosystem Recovery And Stability Of Marine Ecosystems Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Biosafety NCST View Details
Tropic Pathways And Interlinkages And Dynamics Of Marine Ecosystem Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Impact On Climate Change On Biodiversity Managment Dynamcs Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Model Development To Describe The Structure And Functioning Of A Tropical Mangrove Ecosystem Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Biology And Population Dynamics Of Important Marine Fishes In Kilifi Creek Prof. Mavuti K. / Mrs. Sigana D. (PI) View Details
Developing Techniques For Culturing Food And Aquarium Fish For Poverty Alleviation Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Introduction Of New Laboratory Mice Strain Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Rapid And Affordable Biological Assays For Efficacy And Toxicity Tests Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Use Of Trichoderme Species As Biocontrol Agent Dr. Okoth (PI) UNEP/GEF 889 View Details
"bush Clearing" For Malaria: Is It Suitable For Africa? Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Efficancy Of Cow Dung As A Deliberate Aquatic Pollutant Against Anopheles Gambiae Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Sampling African Malaria Vectors Using Limburger Cheese As An Oduor Bait Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details

School of Computing and Informatics


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Mobile Money

AMMREC

2012 View Details
Research Commercialization

Simon Fraser University/DFAIT

2012 View Details
Online Language Technology Resources

Ford Foundation/Nnamdi Azikwe University Nigeria/ Bard College NY,USA

 

2012 View Details
Innovative Application Of Ictsiin Addressing Water-related Impacts Of Climate Change 2012 View Details
Software Development Subcontracting And Usability Lab

Nokia Research Centre

2011 View Details
Diasporas And Distributed Computing

UNESCO and HP

2010 2013 US$45,000 View Details
Regional Mobile Applications Lab

World Bank’s Infodev, Finnish Foreign Ministry and Nokia

2010 2013 US$200,000 View Details
Regional Mobile Applications Lab

World Bank’s Infodev, Finnish Foreign Ministry and Nokia

2010 2013 US$200,000 View Details
Design Thinking

Liberation Technologies, Stanford University, Nokia

 

2010 KSh 3M View Details
Bpo Critical Success Factors

IDRC

2008 2009 CanD 80,000 View Details
Natural Language Database Querying And Database Ontologies Dr. Katherine Getao/ Mr. Lawrence Muchemi (PI) 2006 5,000 View Details
Requirements Analysis Methodologies For Organizational Disaster Management ICDC Investments Ltd Dr. Katherine Getao (PI) 2006 5,000 View Details
African Virtual Open Initiative And Resourcses ( Avoir) University of Western Cape Dr. Elijah Omwenga (PI) 2005 15,085 View Details
Social Informatics Mr. Samuel Njuguna Ruhiu (PI) 2005 View Details
Learning Support In E-learning UoN; VLIR Mr. Robert Oboko (PI) 2005 35,714 View Details
E-learning Content Development For Science And Engineering Education UNESCO / ANSTI Dr. Elijah Omwenga (PI) 2004 2004 3,676 View Details
Pilot E-content Development Training UNESCO / ANSTI Dr. Elijah Omwenga (PI) 2004 2004 1,674 View Details
Implementation Of Information Systems: Case: Universities In Kenya UoN; VLIR Ms. Agnes Wausi (PI) 2004 35,714 View Details
Natural Language Data Mining Using Adaptive Computing Methodologies Dr. Katherine Getao / Mr. Evans Miriti (PI) 2004 10,000 View Details
Computer Based Abc Frameworks For Model Ii Programmes Natioal Council for Science and Technology ( NCS&T) 2003 5,714 View Details
Asynchronous Distributed Knowledge Spaces: Increasing Access To Higher Education Opportunities DAAD; UoN; UPB 2003 42,654 View Details
Activity Based Costing UoN; DAAD Mrs. Euphraith Muthoni Masinde (PI) 2003 View Details
Application Of A Multi-agent System For Resource Allocation With Quality Of Service Guarantees - Ph.d. Mr. Eric Ayienga (PI) 2003 View Details
Multi-agents In Resource Allocation UoN; VLIR
Mr. Eric Masiga Ayienga (PI)
2002 35,714 View Details
Multi-agents For Scheduling Problems UoN; VLIR Mr. ElishaToyne Omulo Opiyo (PI) 2002 35,714 View Details
Africa Internet Technology Initiative

MIT

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University Of Games View Details
Regional Ict Policies And E-strategies - Generic Frameworks Prof. Rodrigues Anthony J. (PI) View Details
Regional And National Ict Capacity Matrix Models: Appropriate Indicators For Developing Countries Prof. Rodrigues Anothony (PI) View Details
Global And Regional Spatial Data Infrastructures: Managing Resources Of Developing Countries Prof. Rodrigues Anthony J. (PI) View Details
Technology Foresight: Diffusion Models And Growth Models Prof. Rodrigues Anthony J. (PI) View Details
Ict And Poverty Alleviation: The Techno-economic And Social Dilemmas Prof. Rodrigues Anthony J. (PI) View Details
Bio-mathematics/information:growth Models For Trees: Impact Of Various Fauna Prof. Rodrigues Anthony J. (BI) View Details
Ict For Development: Appropriate Icts Uptake For Development Countries Mr. Samuel Ruhiu (PI) View Details
Technology Foercasting: Towards Ict Policies For Developing Countries Using Technology Forecasting Mr. Samuel Ruhio (PI) View Details
E-learning Technologies Dr. Omwenga Elijah (PI) View Details
The Use Of Icts For Science And Engineering Education In The Africanregion: Status And Intervention System Models Dr. Elijah Omwenga (PI) View Details
Computer Network Security Ms. Eva Mwangi (PI) View Details
Fingerprint Verifying System Intergration With A Sacco System Mr.Daniel Orwa (PI) View Details
Ph.d Proposal Development In The Area Of Distributed Multimedia Mr. Daniel Orwa (PI) View Details
Secure Wireless Transaction System Mr. Chepken (PI) View Details
High Performance Computing With Pc Clustres: Dynamic Resourse Allocation Mr. Okello Odongo (PI) View Details
Performance Of Edf Dynamic Scheduling Algorithms For Real-time System Mr. Okelo-Odongo (PI) View Details
Computer Supported Collaborative Work And Hand Held Devices Mr. Andrew K. Mwaura (PI) View Details
Common Security For Wap Mr. Andrew Mwaura (PI) View Details
Network Quality Of Service Mr. Eric Ayienga (PI) View Details
Multiagent Systems In Resource Allocation View Details
Expert Systems Mr. Eric Ayienga (PI) View Details
Telemedicine Mr. Eric Ayienga, Dr. Peter Wagacha (PI) View Details
Mobile Telephony View Details
Natural Language Processing For Local Languages Dr. Wagacha Peter (PI) View Details
Natural Language Processing Dr. Katherine Getao (PI) View Details

School of Mathematics


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Mathematical Models For Vector And Pest Control Studies

Mrs. Anne Wangombe(PI)
, Prof. J. Owino Prof. J. W. Odhiambo

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A Generalized Stochastic Model For A Hierachical Sytem

LYDIA ADHIAMBO MUSIGA

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Dynamic Simulation Model For Assessing Clinical And Social-economic Impact Of The Use Of E-health Tools In Cervical Cancer Management In Kenya

LUCY WANJIKU KIVUTI

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Mathematical And Statistical Models:elephant Population Modeling.

Mr.John Mwangi

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Mathematics (phd) : Student - John M. Ndiritu

DAAD
 

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Modelling Of Parasite-host Systems. Mrs. Anne Wangombe(PI) View Details
Mandelbrot Space And Its Application To Study The Structure Of Lake Victoria

PETER OYOO MAINA

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Topology And Geometry Of Moduli Spaces Of Surface Groups

ONGA’RO JARED NYANG’AU

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Study Of Computational Aspects Of Pairing Based Cryptography

KIKWAI  BENJAMIN KIPKIRUI

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A Generalized Mathematical Model For Mother To Child Hiv Transmission

IDAH OROWE

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