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Message from Dean Faculty of Science
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Dr. L. Chikamai
Dean Faculty of Science
Download CV On behalf of the Faculty of Science, let me take this opportunity to welcome you all to Kibabii University. I wish to salute all stakeholders including parents and guardians who have accorded our students and staff requisite support and care that has enabled us to reach this level of academic achievement. “Karibu Sana!” The Faculty of Science is at the forefront towards the realization of the University vision: To be a global and dynamic University of excellence in Science, Technology and Innovation. We are guided by principles of sustainability, equity, fairness, innovation and community service in our day to day practices. The faculty has been on the forefront in addressing global challenges through scientific research and community service with an interdisciplinary perspective. Research culture is evident. Mathematicians have participated in mathematical modeling of the climate system, non-communicable and communicable deceases including covid-19 prevalence; biological research in cancer, covid-19 virology and dynamics of climate change is ongoing; agricultural research to respond to global food insecurity and sustainable pests management including desert locusts is among the active research areas. The physics and chemistry of the atmosphere group is involved in ...


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Future Agricultural Scientists Sum it All with a “Thank you”

Agricultural scientists examine  aspects of living organisms and the relationships of plants and animals to their environment, conduct basic research in laboratories or in the field and  apply the results to such roles as increasing ...

Renewable Energy Student Wins Innovation Challenge

Kibabii University Innovation Challenge 2020 is an initiative of Kibabii University as part of European Union Funded African Higher Education Leadership in Advancing Inclusive Innovation for Development (AHEAD) Project to activate a series of innovative ...
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Department of Mathematics Scholar Successfully Defends Doctor of Philosophy Thesis in Applied Mathematics

Mr. Mulambula Andanje is an incoming philosophy doctor in Applied Mathematics. This follows an intensive thesis examination process that evaluated Mr.Andanje with a successful outcome. A humble but composed Mr. Mulambula articulated his research synopsis, ...

Mathematics Scholar Wins Prestigious Germany Academic Exchange (DAAD) Scholarship

Ms. Yvonne Kariuki, a Tutorial Fellow at the Department of Mathematics has successfully secured a 3 year DAAD scholarship in a competitive process that involved prospective Doctor of Philosophy candidates across the globe. The candidate ...

Faculty of Science 2019/2020 Financial Year Performance Contact Self Evaluation Exercise

In August 2019 the Ministry of Education and the Inspectorate of State Corporations negotiated and vetted Kibabii University’s performance contract for the financial year 2019/2020. The contract was cascaded and implemented within the required stipulated ...

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Wheat Spikelet Length Response to Phosphate Fertilizers on Acid Soils in Uasin Gishu County, Kenya

Authors: P. R. Simatwo 1; P. S. Oluko 2;  , S. Kebeney 3
1Ministry of Agriculture, P.O.Box 95, Eldoret, Kenya , e-mail: psimatwo[at]yahoo.com
2Kibabii University, Department of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, P.O. Box 1699-50200, Bungoma, Kenya
3University of Eldoret, Department of Soil Science, P.O. Box 1125-30100, Eldoret, Kenya Abstract: ...

An SEIQR Mathematical Model for The Spread of COVID-19

Authors: Samuel B. Apima 1 and Jacinta M. Mutwiwa 2
1Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Kaimosi Friends University College, Kenya.
2Department of Mathematics, Kibabii University, Kenya. Abstract
COVID-19, a novel coronavirus, is a respiratory infection which is spread between humans through small droplets expelled when a person with COVID-19 sneezes, ...

Advection and its applications: Trajectories over Busia County

Authors: Juma GS 1, Nebat Kituni1, Makokha JW 2
1 Department of Mathematics, Kibabii University, Kenya
2 Department of Physics, Kibabii University, Kenya ABSTRACT
Advection is defined as a conservative transport of a substance by bulk motion. The substances include pollutants, enthalpy or any material that contains thermal energy. This ...
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