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 Prof. Gikuru Mwithiga Profile

Name: Gikuru Mwithiga
Title/Qualification: PhD
Position: Professor
Department: ARM
School: Agriculture
Area of Specialization: Food Engineering and Agro-processing
Contact Address: P.O Box 2241 Embu
Telephone: +254 704051348
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Short Biography

Professor Mwithiga has a BSc, MSc and PhD in Agricultural engineering. He has been a university lecturer since 1988 and has previously worked in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, the University of Botswana and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He has also supervised students at undergraduate level as well as postgraduate level up to the post-doctoral level in devices research areas of Bio-resource Engineering.

Research Interests

Prof Mwithiga is interested in all food engineering areas of research. He is also interested in environmental aspects of agricultural production with specific reference to renewable energy and agricultural resources. He is currently supervising three PhD students and two MSc students.

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