Vision: To be a leading centre for the development of knowledge in the discipline of engineering and and to inspire through our activities and relationships, in order to raise the standard of life of the people of Kenya and Africa as a whole.

  

(Mr. Arata defending his thesis.)

 

Oral Msc thesis examination of Mr. Sewe Stephen Arata entitled, “ PERFOMANCE CHARACTERIZATION OF E-BAND LINKS FOR WIRELESS BACK-HAUL IN BROADBAND NETWORK”. supervised by Prof. V.K Oduol from the department of Electrical and Information Engineering.  



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Ms. Angela Atieno Odera a student from the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering defends her MSc thesis entitled, “Freight Travel Time Reliability on the Northern Corridor: A Case Study of the Road Segment in Nairobi.”

The Supervisors were Prof. O. Mbeche and Prof. F.J Gichaga



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Ms. Emily Muthoni Kilongi (2nd R), a student from the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering, defends her MSc thesis entitled, “Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals in Sewage Sludge by Brassicate Family Plants: Turlip, Sunflower and Mustard.”

The Supervisor was Dr. P.K Ndiba



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Victor Omondi Okinda (L), a student from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering defends his MSc thesis entitled, “Optimal Sizing, Modelling, Simulation and Sensitivity Analysis for a Stand-alone Hybrid Solar PV-Wind Renewable Energy Power System with Energy Storage.”



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Mr. Collins Mwange Mwungu, a student from the Department of Geospatial and Space Technology defends his PhD thesis defense entitled, “Spatial Data Infrastructure in Africa: A Technical and Institutional Analysis.”

 



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Mr. Pius Kiprotoich Kipkeino (L), a student from the Department of Civil and Constructive Engineering defends his MSc thesis defense entitled, “Pedestrian Flow Characterization in Public Transit Facilities: The Case Study of Nairobi Railway Station.”



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Hon. Dr. Patrick Mweu Musimba (L), the Member of Parliament for Kibwezi West Constituency with Dean, SoE during the Gala Dinner.

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The School of Engineering of the University of Nairobi has the following Bachelor of Science degree programmes in engineering.



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The Engineering Students Association (ESA) undertakes in several projects/activities that benefit the students and the community at large. These include: career talks, sports and tournaments, community outreaches and the Annual ESA Dinner. The Annual ESA dinner is an out of school platform where professionals from the industry interact, mentor and share ideas related to their respective fields with students.



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Proposal in the framework of: United Nations/Japan Cooperation Programme on CubeSat Deployment from the International Space Station (ISS) Japanese Experiment Module (Kibo), “KiboCUBE”  

 

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The Administrator School of Enginering Philgona Midamba takes a pose with some of the graduands from during the 55th graduation ceremony.  



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Ms. Naliaka Bertha of Department of Civil and Constructive Engineering during her oral MSc thesis defense titled: “Evaluation of Bone Char Deflouridation of Water using Adoption Isotherms and the Bed Depth Service Time (BDST) Model.”

 

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Light Current Class of 2016 with Dr. Akuon (center front).

In a rare occurrence, the light current class of 2016 in the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering got a chance to visit Safaricom’s Base Transceiver Station (BTS) situated within the School of Engineering block.



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Mr. Makudiu Kennedy Wandera (L), Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineeering during his research defense.

 

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Mr. Otieno Gevira Omondi of Department of Electrical and Information Engineeering during his research defense thesis titled:  “Design of an Optimal Eigenvalue based Spectrum Sensing Algorithm for Cognitive Radio.”

 

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The 2nd ASI-SAPIENZA meeting with Kenyan universities that was hosted by the School of Engineering was held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at the University of Nairobi, Central Catering Unit.



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The 2nd ASI-SAPIENZA meeting with Kenyan universities will be hosted by the School of Engineering UoN at the Central Catering Unit on the Main Campus on Tuesday, 26th January, 2016. The workshop hopes to bring together 60-70 participants representing the Italian Space Agency (ASI), University of Rome, La Sapienza and Kenyan universities to discuss the research program funded by ASI in the framework of the ASI-Sapienza Agreement for research Activities at the Broglio Space Centre in Malindi.



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Mr. Mutula Gideon Nzioka, an  Msc Student in the department of  Civil and Construction  Engineering defends his research  thesis titled ‘ Modelling Natural Frequency of Vibration of Three Dimension Frames under Two Dimension Loading‘.’



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In an event organized by the Engineering Students Association, engineering students across all the Departments got an opportunity to interact with representatives from Wrigleys on 25th September 2015.



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School of Engineering
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Ms. Nancy Mukui an Msc Student in the department of Civil and Construction Engineering during her defense.  The title of her research was titled “Mass balance of |Plastics: A Case Study for Nairobi City



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Mr. Ondeng  Oscar Ragang, an Msc Student in the department of  Electrical and Information Engineering defends his research titled Distrubuted Power Control in Cognitive Radio Networks using Water-filled Interfaced with Game-Theoratic Learning‘.’



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The dean, school of engineering Prof. Jackson Mbuthia welcomed first years for the academic year 2015/2016 to the school.
The ceremony was attended by the various departmental heads and student leaders.
In his speech, the dean congratulated the students for being admitted to the school and urged them to be diligent and consistent during their studies.

 



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Mr. Ndisya John Mulwa, an MSc Student in the Department of Environmental and Bio systems engineering during his defense. The title of the thesis is “Numerical Simulation of Soil Resistance to Ripping in Sandy Clay Soil”

Supervisor: Prof. Ayub N. Gitau



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Ms. Hiuhu Angela Wambui, an MSc Student in the Department of Environmental and Bio systems engineering during her defense. The title of the thesis is “Optimization of the Angle of the Cut of a Frog in Mouldboard Tillage Operations: A case study of a Sundy Clay Soil”



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Start Date: 
Fri, 2015-08-28 16:58

Thesis defense by Mr. Mutuli Gibson Peter Shinyonzo of Department of Environment and Biosystems Engineering.
Title :Determination of Effective Parameters of Drying African Leafy Vegetable (ALVS)

Supervisor: Dr Duncan Onyango Mbuge



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Mr. Mudasingwa Paul Alex of Rwanda during his oral thesis examination titled ‘Power Flow Contingency: A Case Study of Rwanda High Voltage Power Systems.’

Supervisor:  Prof. M.K Mangoli
Department:  Electrical and Information Engineering

 



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Scholars from Hiroshima University together with the new Dean, School of Engineering, Prof Mbuthia Jackson M (2nd Right ) during the visit.



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The School of Engineering students alongside other schools are scheduled to report back to classes for resumption of studies on the 20th November , 2017.This is after the University had been closed indefinitely following students' unrest.

 



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Mogire,Philip Osiemo made a PhD presentation on 13.10.2017,titled:SIMULATION MODEL FOR PREDICTION OF THE SERVICE LIFE OF WATER CONVEYANCING REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES WITH CORROSION INHIBITORS AND EPOXY COATED STEEL.His supervisors are Dr.J.N Mwero,Dr.Silvester O.Abuodha and Prof.G.Manguriu



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Dr.Simeon Otieno Dulo has been appointment the new Chairman of the Department of Civil and Construction Engineering.He takes over from Dr.S.W.Mumenya

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Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Alibaba Group, speaks at the University of Nairobi.

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Masters in Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering option) went for an aducational field trip to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as well as the Mbagathi way rigid pavement
 



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The Dean,School of Engineering while launching the e- learning training conducted in the Computer lab Civil Engineering Department on the 28.5.2017



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The Chair,Dr.S.W.Mumenya(in black jacket) and Prof.O.O.Mbeche(extreme left) in a group photo during their  motivational trip to Koru Girsl secondary school.



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya Chairperson,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering (in the middle) in a group photo with scholars from Leeds University Dr. fleur Loveridge(right) and Dr. Mark Trigg (second left) ,on the left is Eng.Charles Odira Maxwell from the department.Their discussions focussed on climate change and infrastructure in addition to exploring possibilities of further collaboration with the Department.



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya, the Chairperson - Department of Civil and Construction Engineering as she takes members of staff from Civil Engineering through the university of nairobi quality management system notes during staff sensitization of the same.



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The Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST),is inviting applications for consideration to Msc Scholarship.Click here for more details



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UoN Civil Engineering students join Seoul National University,South Korea students under an institute of global volunteering social responsibility programme cordinated by Habitat for humanity-Kenya in constructing a house for a vulnurable widow in Ndhiwa constituency,Homabay County.A 1000 litre water tank with modern water purification technology was also donated to Migori mixed primary and solar panels to Mirogi dispensary.



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The School of Engineering, College of Architecture and Engineering, CAE, has launched an Engineering Fund, to support innovation and engineering student projects.

 



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Eng.George P.K.Matheri-Lecturer at the Department of Civil and Construction Engineering,making his PhD project proposal at the Institute of Nuclear Science boardroom

on 27th May, 2016

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Gladwell Wanjiku Nganga during her presentation titled ''THE CONSTRUCTION OF DURABLE RG STRUCTURES: A PERFORMANCE BASED APPROACH'' to the 2015/2016 Civil Engineering fifth year students in their class on the 6th May, 2016

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Prof.Ngau,The Principal, College of Architecture and Engineering making his address during the event held at the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre on the 6th April ,2016.Second right is Prof.Mbuthia, the Dean School of Engineering. Participants included all members of staff in the College.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Mr.Opiyo Paul  Ondeng' making his MSc.presentation  on the title CHARACTERISTICS OF RECYCLABLE CONCRETE AGGREGATE REINFORCED WITH FIBRE - GLASS IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY.His Supervisors are Dr.John Mwero and Dr.Silvester Abuodha.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Dr. S.W.Mumenya,Chairperson of Civil and Construction Engineering Department (third right) with students after the Midas-Structural Engineering design software presentation.

 

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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The Chairperson,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering(fifth right),with some of the staff members after the completion of the T-VLF equipment training.One of the new equipment recently aqcuired by the department for student lab instructions and consultancy services.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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All students are advised to read the attached regulations and be reminded accordingly.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Philemon Arito,former student of the Department talking to fifth year,Civil Engineering students on the ways and means of writing their final year projects.He is currenly a PhD student at the University of Capetown.

 

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya (right) -Chairperson of Department with the Project manager-NETFUND GREEN INNOVATIONS AWARD,during the talk organised to sensitize students to participate in the initiative to promote environmental solutions in the areas of energy,waste management,waste conservation and agribusiness.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Department of Civil and Construction Engineering held its annual end of year party at the Steak n Ale Restaurant on 18th December, 2015.The event was held to celebrate end of the calender year 2015 as well as to serve as a get together social forum for the members of staff.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/davis-shirtliff-donates-pumping-system-demonstration-kit



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/cae-holds-academic-board-meeting



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/uon-engineering-student-shortlisted-african-prize-engineering-innovation



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/cae-signs-performance-contract-school-built-environment



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/cae-participates-tree-planting-ceremony



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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ESA ANNUAL DINNER
DATE: 23/10/15
TIME: 6pm
VENUE: SAROVA PANAFRIC
TICKETS: 1500/-
COME NETWORK WITH PRACTISING ENGINEERS IN A LESS FORMAL ENVIRON



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Dr. Desai, managing director, Centurion Systems Ltd. giving a talk.

Engineering Students Association, University of Nairobi organized a Linking Industry with Academia Talk to Engineering Students on Wednesday, October 07, 2015 at CELT, Civil Block, University of Nairobi.

Some of the companies that presented to the students included:



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/engineering-and-medicine-students-develop-networking-platform



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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Dr J. N. Mwero explaining the operation and nature of the Sisal Decoticator to visitors at the UoN stand during the Nairobi International Trade fair.The machine won for the university first place in the category of Best Engineering based Institution of Higher Learning.

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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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The University of Nairobi is among the top 900 universities in the World. This is according to the latest survey that was carried out by QS World University Rankings.

UoN took an overall position of 701 among 891 prestigious institutions that were ranked. The ranking was based on four key indicators that included Research, teaching, employability and internationalisation.

 



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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Rawlings Baco Kesselly making his Msc.Thesis Proposal titled:THE STATE OF FOOTPATH PAVEMENTS IN NAIROBI CITY,supervised by Prof.S.K.Mwea.This was held on the 23rd September, 2015 in the INST Boardroom.



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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Part of the Class of 2015 Bsc.Civil Engineering



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre (CELT)
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The dean of students school of engineering Professor Mbuthia Jackson made a visit to Yuuki Araki a third year civil engineering student who is hospitalised at Kenyatta National Hospital. Yuuki broke his leg (femur) in Engineering Student Association Tournament. Prof Mbuthia gave word of encouragement and prayers.



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Kenyatta National Hospital
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Kenyatta National Hospital
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Kenyatta National Hospital
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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/uon-marks-international-day-against-drug-abuse-and-illicit-trafficking



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Kenyatta National Hospital
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CIVIL ENG COMPUTER LAB
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DAVID OWINO wins over the ball from Mahmood 2nd year student in Engineering students Association Football tournament held at University football pitch.

Opening match between civil engineering students SECOND YEARS VS THIRD YEARS

The game ended in a dramatic 3-4 win in favour of Third years.



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UON STADIUM
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Mr.Gideon Nzioki Mutala making his Presentation - MSc. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) on the title:

MODELLING NATURAL FREQUENCIES OF VIBRATION OF THREE DIMENSIONAL FRAMES UNDER TWO DIMENSIONAL LOADING.His supervisor is Dr.S.W.Mumenya-Chair,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Mr.Joseph Njiru Mwaura making his Presentation -MSc. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) on the title:

COMPUTATIONAL APPROACH TO INVESTIGATION OF CRACK BEHAVIOR UNDER VEHICLE LOADING OF A TYPICAL CONCRETE PAVEMENT (A CASE STUDY OF MBAGATHI ROAD IN NAIROBI COUNTY).His supervisor is Dr.S.W.Mumenya-Chair,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering



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There are cabro works currently ongoing at the College of Architecture and Engineering (CAE).  The works, that started a few weeks ago, are being carried out within the vicinities of School of Engineering, Departments of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. The works are expected to conclude soon.



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya,Chair-Department of Civil and Construction Engineering(second right) during the training on Plagiarism for students' Projects held in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab on 7.5.2015.This is designed to help student project supervisers detect duplicated work.

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Some of the 2014/2015 fifth year Civil Engineering Class members during the party held at the Laico Regency Hotel on the 23rd April, 2015

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The Deans office,SoE organized the above talk which was held on 8th April, 2015 in CELT Civil Block for all student leaders in the School of Engineering from 4.00 p.m to 6.00 p.m.This is in line with fulfilling part of the parformance contact targets for the year 2014/2015 financial year.



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Students listening to the speaker during the carrier talk held at the Civil Engineering Block room CB 232B on 8th April ,2015.The session was organised by the Engineering Students Association



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya (Chairperson, Civil & Construction. Eng. Dept) front row,second left and Mrs Monica Wokabi, left listening during the career talk dubbed Women in Engineering that was held at the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre on 18th March 2015.The event was organised to challenge and motivate female Engineering Students to enhance their role and participation in the Engineering field.



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Mr.Maxwell Odira,Senior Technologist unpacks the new computers that have been brought in to the Department.This is in line with the Department's focuss on enhaced ICT facilitation to both student and staff population for improved research and academic work.

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Prof.S.K.Mwea (fourth right) with Masters-Transport and Transportation Engineering students when they visited the Jomo Kenyata International Airport Expansion Project on the 28.2.2015.They also visited the Mbagathi Road project on the same day..

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Mr.Francis Muturi,Technologist in the hydraulics lab demonstrates the operations of 'the leake detection machine' to the visiting delegation.This is one of the newly aqcuired digital equipment in the School of Engineering at the partnership between the African development Bank and the Ministry of Education



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Mr.Frederic Meslin(third left) from the France Institute of Engineering and Ayito N'guema(extreem left) from the Embassy of France in Kenya when they visited the hydraulics lab.They were here to explore areas of co-operation between the SoE and the France institute of Engineering.Looking on are; the Principal Technologist Mr.Joseph Kanyugo(in blue) and technologists Martin Mburu and Francis Muturi(in white)



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Dr. S.W Mumenya
, is the current chairperson at the Civil and Construction Engineering Department. She took over the department’s mantle in 2014 and has big plans that are in line with their mission, which is to educate individuals to become the leaders in their profession.



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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The University of Nairobi Family was delighted to inaugurate Prof. Peter M.F. Mbithi as the seventh (7) Vice - Chancellor on 14 Jan. 2015. During the colorful ceremony attended by the senior representives from  the Government, the outgoing Vice Chancellor - Prof. George Magoha and the entire UON management promised Prof. Mbithi total support as he took power to lead the University to the next level.



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With the upcoming End of First Semester, Supplementary and Special Examinations for First years having been organised to start on Wednesday 7th January,2015 ,they are now set to start on Thursday 8th January ,2015.

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TAIFA HALL MAIN CAMPUS
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The end of first semester examinations for first years will be done starting 5th January, 2015 to 15th January, 2015..The first year supplementary and special exams (both 1st & 2nd semesters) will also be done during the same period together with the main exams..All the affected are hereby Informed to make arrengements to attend..The timetable is posted on the Department notice board..



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TAIFA HALL MAIN CAMPUS
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The Department has acquired new digital laboratory equipment which are to be used to improve service delivery to students, boost research projects and consultancy services.These were sponsored by the African Development Bank in Partnership with the Ministry of education

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TAIFA HALL MAIN CAMPUS
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya is the new Chairperson of the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering.She takes over from Prof.S.K.Mwea who has been the Chairman untill 13th November, 2014



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TAIFA HALL MAIN CAMPUS
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Engineering Students Association organised a carrier talk for students in the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre conducted by the SAVANNAH CEMENT LIMITED on the 8th October,2014

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TAIFA HALL MAIN CAMPUS
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya,acting Chairperson Department of Civil & Construction Engineering (second right) amongst other members of staff during the E-Learning portal training conducted in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab

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Civil Engineering Computer Lab
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Mrs.Patricia Gitonga administering E-Learning Portal training to the 2015/2016 first year students.This will enable efficient and convenient academic interaction between the Lecturers and Students through the portal.



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Civil Eng. Dept.
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Mr.F.Muturi , Mr. M.Mburu , and Mr. Elly Oyier (right row) amongst other members of staff in the School of Engineering during the DemosCAD training which took place in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab

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Civil Engineering Computer Lab
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The Department of Civil and Construction Engineering welcomed the 2015/2016 Academic year first year students on the 15th september,2014.The regiatration process and orientation started on the same day and runs through the week upto friday 19th September,2014.



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Civil Engineering graduands join the rest of the University of Nairobi community during the 51st graduation ceremony held at the Chancellor's Court ,Main Campus.

ITS CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CIVIL ENGINEERING GRADUANTS CLASS OF 2014!



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CHANCELLOR'S COURT
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The end of first semester examinations for second years accademic year 2014/2015 started on Monday 25th August , 2014 and runs to Thursday 4th September ,2014



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CB 231 A/B
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Supplimentary Examinations are scheduled to start on the 4th August , 2014 to 15th August , 2014.

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CB 231 A/B
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Oginga Reinhard O.Wilfred presenting his MSc. thesis proposal titled COMFORT ASSESSMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI PEDESTRIAN TUNNEL ALONG UHURU HIGHWAY on the 22nd July,2014

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INST BOARDROOM
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Koitalek S. Merin presenting his MSc. thesis Proposal titled:INTERGRATION OF PASSENGER AND GOODS TERMINAL FOR SHORT HAUL DISTANCES;THE CASE OF GIKOMBA TERMINAL on the 22nd July,2014

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Dr. Hassan Wario  the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Sports, Culture and Arts addressing the gathering during the 2014 FASU games closing ceremony

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INST BOARDROOM
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Calistus Barasa Nyongesa Presenting his MSc.Thesis Proposal titled:ASSESSING IMPACTS OF BYPASSES ON LIVABILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF CITIES;A CASE OF NAIROBI CITY.

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INST BOARDROOM
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Victor Odiwuor Presenting his MSc.Thesis Proposal Titled:ASSESSMENT OF PLANNING,DESIGN AND OPERATIONS OF WEIGHBRIDGES IN KENYA; CASE OF GILGIL WEIGHBRIDGE STATION.

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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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The Department of Civil & Construction Engineering also offers Engineering Computer application training services such as Prokon,Autocad,Civil 3D and others..



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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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The University of Nairobi (UoN), officially released the performance Contracting results for the years 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 to Colleges and Central Administration Units, during a ceremony held on Wednesday May 14, 2014 at the main campus.

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Main Campus
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Prof. S.K.Mwea,Chairman,Civil & Constr. Eng.Dept. (in spectacles) during the meeting with Chinese delegation at the Department.The eleven member team drawn from various industries in Changsha province,China are in the country to seek areas of co-operation with industry and accademia.

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CIVIL ENGINEERING PROJECT ROOM
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Suplementary exams will be administered from 27/11/2017 to 1/12/2017. Any question regarding the same can be raised by the chairman's office.

The concerned candidates are advised to prepare for the same.



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National Instruments had an opportunity to train the departmental staff and students on their newly developed educational equipments.

This gave an opportunity for the the partispants to compare the new technology with the existing equipments at the department.



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The second years had another chance to visit Olkaria geothermal power station to learn the geothermal power production.

Before this visit, they visited Ngong wind power. This enables them to use the knowledge learnt in class to critically analize and compare with the real happenings in the field.



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The graduation date has been set to take place on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at the chancellors court.

Graduands will be drawn from the colleges of Education and External Studies (CEES), Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS), Architecture and Engineering (CAE) and Agriculture and Veterinary Studies (CAVS).
All PhD Candidates from all the colleges and campuses of the university that will have received their letter of awards by August 5th, 2016 will also graduate.



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2016/2017 Electrical and information Engineering visited Ngong Wind power as part of their forth term exercise. 

This is an opportunity for the students to learn and compare what they are being taught in class and the actual happenings in the field.



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ALL STAFF AND STUDENTS

The blessings of the Lord have been showered upon us yet again in the
season of Easter of year 2016. As we usher in the celebrations, I wish to
extend, with the humility of the Almighty, a message of good cheer to you
and your families.



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SOS Children’s Village Mombasa is home to good number of children who are no longer able to live with their parents. These children have the opportunity to experience a real childhood in an SOS family, alongside their SOS brothers and sisters and under the care of an affectionate SOS Mother.


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Third Year (May Intake) exams results are out. And the April 2016 exam time table is already out. Students are advised to take note of the timings.



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School of Engineering 2016 open day will be held on 12th 2016, the theme is Innovations for Vision 2030. This will take place at Central Catering Unit (CCU) and the Chancellors Court in university sports grounds.

Activities of the day include Exhibitions of vision 2030 innovation, Football competition and Information on school of engineering programs. All departments will be present and will present their projects. You are all welcomed. 



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Congratulations on the happy day of your retirement! The Department applaud you for your years of service and achievement at University of Nairobi. Our sincere congratulation and best wishes for your retirement.

The students plus all those whom you have affected their academic life positively will need to adjust to the idea that you are no longer in that office.



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American Wing
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The School of Engineering Board of Examiners on Friday, 19th February, 2016 recommended the following examination results.Click the Attachment below.



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Mr. Kinyua Wachira presented a project in India based on, ‘A CARDINAL-DIRECTION QUINCUNX BASED INTERPOLATION TECHNIQUE WITH NON-UNIFORM INTERPLANE WEIGHTING FOR BAYER CFA DEMOSAICKING’. He was representing University of Nairobi School of Engineering.

Click the attachment below to find more about his project.



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New students for 2015/2016 Academic year being addressed by Principle, Deans of various Schools and Head of Departments.Students were advised on  how to overcome challenges to complete degree successfully.

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The tour of University Colleges is ongoing as the newly appointed University of Nairobi 7th ViceChancellor
today visited the College of Architecture and Engineering. Prof. Peter Mbithi today


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American Wing
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Click the Attachment below for second year January Supplementary Exams timetable.



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American Wing
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The School of Engineering Board of Examiners on Wednesday, 2nd December, 2015 recommended the following examination results.Click the Attachment below.



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AMERICAN WING
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Click the Attachment below for September 2015 Supplementary Examination Results.

 



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Hi Guys, in case you have friends and relatives that wish to apply.....
2016 Commonwealth
Scholarships for Master’s
and PhD study in the UK
(Fully Funded) Application Deadline: 19 November 2015
www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/2016-commonwealth-scholarships-for-masters-and-phd-study-in-the-uk-fully-funded/


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Welcome to the Performance Evaluation Portal. From this platform you can access Course/Lecturer Evaluation forms as well as Staff Evaluation forms.

Note that to access any of these forms you need to be logged in as a student or staff member to access the appropriate form. Registration is quick and you will be able to access your desired form in no time.



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Every end has a new beginning, and through proper calculation, the end is always full of smile, and that is what we are witnessing today, great achievements that are. For sure, it is truly right and just to thank Almighty GOD for this Great Academic Day for our graduands. It’s our happiness to congratulate this year's honorary graduands for their excellent achievements.



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Below is a list of shortlisted self sponsored applicants for September 2015 intake in 2016/2017 Academic year. Please note that the shortlist is subject to ratification by University of Nairobi Senate.

Click Attachment to see the full list.



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Mr. Mudasingwa Paul Alex of Rwanda during his oral thesis examination titled ‘Power Flow Contingency: A Case Study of Rwanda High Voltage Power Systems.’



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Mr. Mwangi training High School Students on Robotics and Electronics.

Meet out going fifth year student, Mr. Mwangi Anthony who now owns a company, K-Technics, that Provides Firmware Design and programming in C, and C++ languages and selling of electronic equipment that are used to design academic projects.



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Link to Page: 
http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/auditors-laud-cae-conformity-iso-standards


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Link to Page: 
http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/illuminum-green-houses-0


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The College of Architecture and Engineering Website team, held a sensitization workshop on 16th June 2015, at the Civil Engineering Computer labs. The workshop, which also included practical sessions, was meant to sensitize the team on ways of improving the College's web rankings.



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Mr. Mutua Paul Wambu, a student in the department of Electrical and Information Engineering defending his Msc. Thesis entitled “Intelligent Multi-coloured Lighting System Design with Fuzzy Logic Controller”.


Supervisor: Prof. J. Mwangi Mbuthia

 



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The Area Manager for the De Lorenzo Company Mr.  Roland Ruhumuriza visited the department. He toured some of the laboratories within the department and met with the Head of Department Prof. Ouma during his visit.



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American Wing
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Research and development regarding the feasibility of a locally developed Kenya laptop per child solution continues as Nobeah signs a Memorandum of Understanding with University of Nairobi to create internships for the bright young Kenyan engineers who may turn the promise of a thriving industry into reality. This was presided by Chairman of the Department Prof. Ouma.



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As a matter of social responsibility, E.I.E 2014/2015 fifth year students visited Good Samaritan Children's home in Kayole, Nairobi to donate food staff and clothings.

The students organised on their own and the requested the college for the transport throught the department.



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2015/2016 First year students were being taken through orientation by CAE management team.

This is one way in which the new students are being incoporated into the university family. It was a day they itteracted by both the academic members of staff, administrative staff and the student union officials.

Click here for more photos



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American Wing
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Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering organized its Postgraduate Students’ Progress Reports Presentation on 1st December 2017.



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Civil Engineering Project Room
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Staff at the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering attended a one day Training on Turnitin. This is an Internet-based plagiarism-prevention commercial service.

The following was covered during the training;



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EBE Main Campus
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First year 2018/19  year students visited the department upper kabete premises for an orientation  on 13th Sept, 2017. The purpose was familiarization of the department infrastructures, resources and meeting with the senior students 4th and 5th year



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EBE Main Campus
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering  students are currently sitting for their second semester and first semester final examination academic year  16/17 & 17/18 respectively . The Examination started on 5th June and will end on 16th June 2017.



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EBE Main Campus
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The Department of  EBE, Engineering Design Project Final Presentations for the 5th year students 2016/ 2017 were held on 31st May 2017 at the department’s premises Upper Kabete



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 20th of May, 2017, the Environmental & Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) had its Open Day and Annual General Meeting. Various activities were conducted including a final Match for the EBESA Football League.

Also conducted was the election of new EBESA Officials for the Academic Year 2017- 2018.



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 19th of May, 2017, the Environmental & Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) in conjunction with the EBE Department organized the Second Career Talk Session in Upper Kabete Campus.



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EBE Main Campus
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Group photo: Prof. Ayub Gitau (UoN); Prof. Gianni Vaggi and Prof. Maria Sassi (UoP) takes a group photo with student for the Master in Cooperation and Development.



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 29th of April, 2017 Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering students were involved in a one-day field trip to Kereita Forest. The trip was facilitated by Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA).



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EBE Main Campus
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In our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) the University of Nairobi through department of EBE showcase students from Kenyatta University School of Engineering facilities at the department upper Kabete.



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upper kabete
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The Chairman, EBE Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau  met with the student prize winners of the Dr. Musimba’s awards from the Department of Environmental and Biosytems Engineering. The Dr. Musimba awards challenge seeks to recognize, award and mentor the most innovative projects under the economic, political and the social pillars categories from the University of Nairobi, school of engineering.  



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upper kabete
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Visiting Professor Maria Sassi from the University of Pavia (Italy) made a presentation on Food Security & Bio Energy in Sub-Saharan Africa as part of her 3 day conference organized by the department.In attendance were the chairman Eng. Prof. Ayub. N.Gitau, members of staff; Dr. Mbuge, Dorcas Ndunge, Mr. Peter Kimani, and MSc students.



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upper kabete
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The Engineers Board of Kenya conducted an Accreditation Visit to the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering on 14th December 2016.

Prof. J. Gichaga Chairman AQC adressing EBK Board members and EBE Staff.



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Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering
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Machakos University College students paid a visit to the Department on 15th and 17th November, 2016. They were welcomed by the  Chairman Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau.       The aim of the visit was to be trained on practicals and demonstration lessons on agricultural field engineering unit and farm machinery.



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On 8th November 2016 Prof Werner, the visiting Professor had a successful deliberation meeting with departmental staff members on the ongoing collaboration project.



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Upper Kabete Campus
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From Left: Prof. Diran Makinde – Senior Advisor NEPAD; Prof. Margaret Gitau – Purdue University USA; Prof. Ayub Gitau; Dr. Duncan Mbuge and Prof. Lawrence Gumbe.



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Cape Town Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Students from the Leibniz University Hanover, Germany attended University of Nairobi lectures on Friday 21st October 2016. 



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EBE offices Main Campus.
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The EBE 1st year students visited the department upper kabete premises for an orientation  on 30th Sept, 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures,  buildings and other parts of the department.

On the arrival, they were taken through our laboratories and workshop to have an overview of the core thematics areas of the department which inludes;



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UPPER KABETE
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering in conjunction with Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) committee organized an academic excursion for the EBE students to Mombasa from 22nd to 25th September 2016.



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UPPER KABETE
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The department of EBE held MSc Proposal presentation on 31st August 2016 at INST Conference room.The presentations cover the thematic areas: water and irrigation engineering, renewable energy, power and machinery engineering, food and process, and Environmental engineering.



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nuclear science board room
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The chairman – EBE, Prof. A. N.  Gitau met with a delegation from the Botswana’s Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources - Department of Energy; Mr.Lesedi Bafetanye, Mr. Tendai Mugoni and Madam Semwelo Keipeile.                               



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nuclear science board room
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The principal CAE, Prof. Peter M. Ngau paid courtesy visit to the department of EBE upper kabete premises on 17th Aug, 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures, buildings and other parts of the department.



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UPPER KABETE
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Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau participated in CEO GLOBAL, Regional Symposium and Award Ceremony held at Mayfair. He emerged country winner in the  Titans finalist (men) on Education and Training: Academic category.                                  



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ESA and EBESA organized for a cleanup event at Donholm in conjunction with Environmental Sustainability led by Dr.Mbuge. The community work took place from 9am to 3pm in the evening. There were 70 students and a few saff members from CAE.



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MAYFAIR
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering invited PhD Students to present their progress report on 31st May, 2016.



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MAYFAIR
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The chairman, EBE met with Rachel Peletz and Emily Kumpel representatives from Aquaya Institute. The meeting held on 17th May 2016 aimed at discussing possible collaborations between the department and the Institute.                



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MAYFAIR
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering  students are currently sitting for their second semester 15/16 final examination. The Examination started on 9th May and will end on 20th May 2016.



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MAYFAIR
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The University of Nairobi wishes to notify all students whose programmes were in session before the closure of the University on April 5, 2016 that they will resume their studies as follows:



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MAYFAIR
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Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) held their Annual Open Day on 2nd April 2016 at Upper Kabete sports complex. There were several sports activity lined up for the day.

These included  semifinals in football, short races, egg race, eating competition and indoor games such as scrabble, checkers and chess.



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Upper Kabete
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The dean School of Engineering, Prof. Mbuthia Jackson M. paid a courtesy call to the department of EBE office, Upper Kabete on 20th April 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures, buildings and other parts of the department.



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Upper Kabete
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Environmental and Biosystems Engineering 4th year students had the mechanical design presentation on 5th April 2016.

The design project involves a study of the application of the general principles, empiricism of mechanics of solids to the creative design of mechanical equipment, product development, management and economics. This unit is examinable by coursework



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Upper Kabete Campus
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The department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering organized Engineering Design Project Final Presentations for the 5th year students 2015/ 2016. The presentations were held on 31st March 2016 at the department’s Upper Kabete premises.



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Upper Kabete
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SEFA an NGO is working in three (3) counties namely; Kilifi, Kitui and Kakamega in promoting food crops namely; Casavva, Sorghum, greengram and also in bee keeping. Their interest is collaboration in the areas of Bio-char and Conservation Agriculture (CA).



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Chairman office, Upper Kabete
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The chairman, EBE  and the Ag. Director Dr. Noah Wawire - Agricultural Mechanization Research Institute (AMRI)  met on Thursday 17th March, 2016. The purpose was to discuss the possibilty of the department to collaborate with AMRI to establish the status of Agricultural Mechanization in the country.


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chairman office, main campus
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The Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) committe organized an academic excursion trip for the EBE students students to Aberdares National Park on 19th March, 2016. The aim of the trip was to give the students a practical exposure to the processes of the earth formation.



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aberdares national park
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Eng Charles Mutunga, a consulting with GIBB International consulting engineers gave a lecture to our 4th year students on Friday 4th March 2016 on “The Procurement of Irrigation projects (services)” at Upper Kabete. This was among the lecture series for the unit FEB422: Professional Practice.



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upper kabete
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The chairman and other member of staff met with Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University on 3rd March, 2016.

The chairman, on his introduction made a brief presentation on the history of the department, the core thematic areas and the research projects that the department has involved in and the ongoing projects.



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UPPER KABETE
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The University of Nairobi, College of Architecture and Engineering students and staff representatives joined Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) in the commissioning of Thange River Clean Up exercise which took place at Thange Primary School on 1st March, 2016.



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Through the continued support from DEVKI STEEL MILLS LTD, our 3rd Year students currently on fourthterm visited the company on an educational trip in AthiRiver on 19th February 2016  . They were taken through various processes by Mr. Harison an employee there.



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The Energy Agro-Food team held a conference in Ethiopia, Addis Ababa from 18th to 20th February, 2016.The conference was the final project meeting Act 5, 4
 

Final Conference in Addis Ababa – Group Photos

UON was represented by Eng. Prof.  A. N. Gitau, EBE,  Prof. Wambui K. M, FNST and Mr. C. Njuguna, registrar CAE



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Ethiopia, Addis Ababa
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EBESA in coordination with the department organized for a visit to Rehema children’s home on Saturday 6th 2016 as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).  The students arrived at 11.00 a.m. The children at the home aged from 14 months to teenager.

The students as part of giving back to the community donated various items to this worthy course and these items were:



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Ethiopia, Addis Ababa
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Science and Technology Park (STP) is about adding value and training people how to add value by digital fabrication. EBE 3rd and 4th year student were privileged with a special presentation by Derrick Mugasia from UoN, STP on 9th February, 2013. STP has two facilities within the UoN



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upper kabaete
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The Energy – Agro-Food Synergies in Africa (EDULINK II) Stakeholders Half – Day Workshop Meeting that was hosted by the University of Nairobi was held on February 5, 2016 at the University of Nairobi, Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology Conference Room.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology Conference Room
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Find attached the revised Engineers Act, 2011 that was approved on 27th Jan 2012 for assent. The arrangements of the sections are as follows; The Engineers Act, 2011



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology Conference Room
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering  technical staff held a meeting on 11th January, 2016 at upper Kabete. It was presided  by the Principal Technologist Mr. J. O. Orodi. The meeting  discussed on the preparation of 3rd year fourth term timetable that is to include both FEB 240: Workshop Practices  & FEB 340: Engineering practices.



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UPPER KABETE
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering 3rd,  4th and 5th year students met with students from University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA for an interactive session on 14th January, 2016. The guest students were welcomed by the  Mr. A. K. Inima.



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UPPER KABETE
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The University wishes to request the students who graduated from the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering from 2004/2005 to 2014/2015 to liaise with the University through the Department for registration of a course to enable them be registered with the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) as Graduate Engineers. The registration of the course commences on 11th to 15th January, 2016.



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The department of EBE held an Oral Defense Seminar Examination (proposal presentation) for the 5th year students 2015/16 on 20th November, 2015, at upper Kabete premises.

 5th year student, (Christopher Kagwiri) presenting his proposal to the panelist and fellow students



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UPPER KABETE
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The department of EBE in collaboration with KENDAT participated in a training held at University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Australia from 24th October – 7th November 2015.

A group photo of the FACASI project participants at NCEA, Australia



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UPPER KABETE
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Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) in collaboration with the EBE, organised a career talk on 6th November, 2015 in Upper Kabete (VetLab 4 lecture theater). Speakers at the event were, Dr. George Mwaniki (UNEP), Vitalis Too (Lake Turkana Wind Power Company), Ms. Dorcas Nduge (staff EBE) and Mr. Peter Kimani (staff EBE).   



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VETLAB 4, UPPER KABETE
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The Lions Club of Kenya joined their President, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi in planting over 2,000 trees at the CAVS, Kanyariri Farm. The department of EBE was represented by Dr. Mbuge, Ms. Dorcas and Mr Kangethe

Dr. mbuge, Ms. Dorcas and Mr. Kangethe planting trees



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VETLAB 4, UPPER KABETE
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A Makerspace is a community centre that provides technology, manufacturing equipment and educational opportunities to the public. Makerspaces, hackerspaces or fablabs are creative, Do It Yourself (DIY) spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn. They often have 3D printers, software, and tools etc. for fabrication work.



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VETLAB 4, UPPER KABETE
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The chairman and academic member of staff met all students in the department on 30th Septmber 2015.  The first year students were welcomed by all staff and EBESA chair gave a brief about the process of where they have come from in accreditation of the program.

EBESA chair Spenser Kirawa addressing students in the department



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upper kabete
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The Technical Staff held their meeting on 29th September 2015 at Upper Kabete Conference Room. The Chairman Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau was in-attendance. He reported that EBK has approved the program as Biosystems Engineering but the name of the department remains as Environmental and Biosystems Engineering. That the University of Nairobi is an ISO Certified Institution.



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upper kabete conference room
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 A collaborative initiative between Agricultural Engineering Services Directorate, State Department of Agriculture, and Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering, University of Nairobi. The research was conducted in two counties namely Machakos and Makueni.



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Machakos and Makueni counties
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The Department of EBE in collabortaion with KENDAT conducted a baseline study on agricultural mechanization hubs from 21st to 26th September, 2015.



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Meru and Laikipia County
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The Department of EBE received students from Eldoret University, Department of Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering and Mechanical Engineering on 8th September, 2015.The purpose of the academic trip was to give the students a wide exposure to complement theory and practicals done during their studies.          



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UPPER KABETE
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The Energy Agro Food International Intensive School kicked off on Monday 31st August 2015 in Mekelle University in Ethiopia. 



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Mekelle University in Ethiopia
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The Seed Enterprise Management Institute (SEMIs) at CAVS with collaboration with EBE conducted international training courses on seed production from 10th – 15th August and on seed drying, processing and storage from 17th – 22nd August, 2015. The instructors from EBE were Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau, Dr. D. O. Mbuge and Eng. J. Mutua.                      



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Mekelle University in Ethiopia
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The Department of EBE participated on this year's Nairobi Ploughing Competition that was held on 25th July, 2015 at Kanyiriri Farm (CAVS). The event was organised by the Agricultural Society of Kenya. Wilberforce Kipkoech and Eric Kibondori both 3rd year students were among the contestants. Wilberforce emerged 3rd in the disk plough categories.



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KANYARIRI FARM
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The Secretariat of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Secretariat) organised a joint stakeholders conference in Brussels, Belgium on 7th and 8th July 2015. The aim was "To bring together in a networking event, representatives of granted projects within the three programmes as well as other high level stakeholders in the ACP Group of States tertiary education and research sectors."



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Brussels, Belgium
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The Good News Broadcasting Systems (GBS) interviewed the Chairman, Environmental and Biosystems Engineering, Prof. Ayub N. Gitau and Dr. Muthumbi Waweru (Environmental Specialist) on various issues concerning Solid Waste Management (SWM), on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.



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EBE MAIN CAMPUS CHAIRMAN OFFICE
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EBE MAIN CAMPUS CHAIRMAN OFFICE
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The Energy Agro Food team held a conference from 22nd to 26th February 2015 at Sokoine University, Morogoro - Tanzania. The aim was to develop the new teaching modules and internship programme in four Africa universities. The Department was represented by Eng. Prof. Gitau and Mr. Chweya See Photos 



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Sokoine University, Tanzania Africa
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The UNESCO Water Harvesting Project Team was in Rombo. The two day event included conducting group training for Trainers of Trainers (ToT), Artisans (for water tank construction) and two of the participating groups (Engong’ee Rombo and New Jerusalem Women Groups)



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Sokoine University, Tanzania Africa
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering hosted 200 students from Kenyatta University on 2nd and 3rd of February, 2014.  see photos



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upper kabete premises
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UNESCO and University of Nairobi water harvesting project team visited Rombo Division, Oloitokitok Sub County, Kajiado County on 28thJanuary to give community members the results of a research carried out on water harvesting. See Photos 



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ROMBO DIVISION, KAJIODO COUNTY
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The UNESCO/UNI TWIN, in collaboration with College of Architecture and Engineering (UON), hosted a UN Joint programme on 26th January 2015 to Film and Interview the beneficiaries of the Water Harvesting Project in Tulimani Location, Makueni County. See Photos 



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Makueni County
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The University of Nairobi being  an ISO 9001 : 2000 certified and World-Class University has embraced modern techonologies as one method of teaching. Click to see Photos



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Upper Kabete
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Geospatial & Space Technology Dept., University of Nairobi, hosted the 9th AGM & Participants in group photo during the 9th EALAN AGM & Conference at KSMS, Nairobi



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Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi
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Geospatial & Space TechnologyLand Resource Management & Agricultural Technology, together with Participants of 2017 world GIS Day #UoN in a group photo 



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College of Agriculture And Veterinary Services, Upper Kabete Campus
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department, held the Geospatial Engineering Camp for 4th Yrs for the academic year 2016/2017Students carry out GNSS observations at DWA Rock, a SoK Primary Control Point, Kibwezi



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UoN Dry Land Field Station, Kibwezi, Makueni
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department, held the Final Oral Defence for 5 Yr for the academic year ending June, 2017Ms. Farhiya Jarso Abdi in oral defence of her undergraduate project thesis



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American Wing Building, Room 404, Main Campus
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School of Engineering & Geospatial & Space Technology Department, held the Final Oral Defence for PhD Theses for the academic year ending June, 2017Mr. Mwungu Collins Mwange in Oral Defence of PhD Thesis entitled, “Spatial Data Infrastructure  in Africa: A Technical and Institutional Analysis”



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Institute of Nuclear Science Boardroom, Main Campus, Nairobi
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department and Geospatial Engineering Students Association (GESA) hosted the Inaugural ISK Young Surveyors Network Open/Sports Day Young Surveyor Students in a game of soccer



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University of Nairobi Sports Grounds, Main Campus, Nairobi
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department Hosts The 2017 EALAN AGM & Conference

The EALAN AGM and Conference will be held at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSM), from 18th - 27th July, 2017. 



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Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSMS)
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department, UoN carries out 3rd TUM Student TrainingTechnical University of Mombasa Civil Engineering Students in the GST GIS Lab,UoN



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RoomAW408 & RommE115, Main Campus Nairobi
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Geospatial Engineering Students Association, GESA, inaugurated their GESA Banner, in collaboration with Geospatial & Space Technology Department and Institution of Surveyors of Kenya ISK.GESA Banner Launch



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre, CELT, Main Campus, UoN
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department and Geospatial Engineering  Students Association (GESA) commemorated the world GIS Day on 16/11/2016 at the Civil Engineering Lecturer Theatre (CELT), UoNParticipants keenly follow proceedings of the World GIS Day_UoN 2016



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Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre, CELT, Main Campus, UoN
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The Department of Geospatial & Space Technology held it's annual Geospatial Engineering Camp

Unit FGE400, from 27/05/2016 to 10/06/2016 at the University of Nairobi Kibwezi Field Station in Kibwezi.



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UoN Kibwezi Field Station, Kibwezi, Makueni County
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Department of Geospatial & Space Technology holds Final Oral Project Presentation

Mr. Mutwiri R. N. defends his Project in the Final Oral Project Presentation for 5th Years 

for 5th years for the academic year 2015/2016 on 29/04/16.



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Lecture Theatre Room AW404, American Wing Building,Main Campus, Nairobi
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Mr. C. Lwanga, with the HI-TARGET Team at the Proposed Receiving Station site on the American Wing Building rooftop



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Main Campus, Nairobi
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Geospatial and Space Technology  Department Scoops 1st Runners Up Position in Inaugural School of Engineering Open Day



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CCU Buuilding, Main Campus, Nairobi
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The Department of Geospatial and Space Technology held the 2015 Geospatial Engineering Camp from the 29/04/2015 to 13/05/2015 at the University of Nairobi’s Kibwezi Field Station.



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University of Nairobi Field Sation, Kibwezi
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Civil Engineering Coputer Lab, Main campus
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Geospatial Engineering Students Association, GESA, in conjunction with the Department of Geospatial and Space Technology holds Send-off Dinner for the class of 2010-2015 on 24/10/15.



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Sarova Panafric Hotel, Nairobi
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The Department of Geospatial and Space Technology held the Final 5th Year Project Presentation on 24/04/2015.



Location
American Wing Building, Room AW404,Main Campus, Nairobi
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The College of Architecture and Engineering Website team, held a sensitization workshop on 16th June 2015, at the Civil Engineering Computer labs. The workshop, which also included practical sessions, was meant to sensitize the team on ways of improving the College's web rankings.



Location
Civil Engineering Computer Lab, Main Campus
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Third years pose for a photo during their industrial visit to Kengen, Kipevu 1 station in Mombasa. 

The station produces power which it then supplies to Kenya Power. It has 6 machines where each machine produces 10MW hence in total it produces 60MW.



Location
KIPEVU IN MOMBASA
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The third years visited Krystalline Salts company in Malindi. this the company that manufacturs salt known as Kaysalt. 

Water from Indian Ocean is channeled to the storage ponds through gates which are made on the ponds. the water from the ocean is 3.2% saline hence conducive for the survival of for living organisms such as fish.



Location
GONGONI IN MALINDI
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The Engineering Student Association invites all engineering students to a talk by the ACEK,IEK and the School of Engineering Alumni will be happening on Wednesday 13th of September, 2017 from 4.00- 6.00 in CELT. Also the Student Engineer 2017 edition will be launched.

N/B: ENTRY IS FREE



Location
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING, CELT
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The third years continue with their fourth term in the mechanical workshops after the lecturers' strike was called off. The fourth term resumed immediately after the strike was called off.

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Location
MECHANICAL WORKSHOP- MACHINE SHOP
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