Department of Biological Sciences Research

1.      Title: “A Study of Epidemiological Factors determining Highland Clinical malaria in Iguhu, Western Province of Kenya”by Walters M. Essendi (M.Sc.)

Supervisors:     Dr. Robert Shivairo                             Dr. Rose Odhiambo

Department:    Biol. Science                                       Biol. Science

Supervisors:     Dr. Afrane Yaw

Department:    KMRI

2.   Title: Determine the Effect of Topography on malaria in the Western Kenya Highlands”by Christine Ludwin Wanjala (M.Sc.)

Supervisor:      Dr. Robert Shivairo                             Dr. Rose Odhiambo

Department:    Biol. Science                                       Biol. Science

3.      Title: “Distribution, Isolation and Characterization of bacteria with Industrial Potential in Lake Nakuru, Kenya” by Eddison Opiyo Musikoyo (M.Sc)

Supervisors:     Dr. A.W. Muia                                    Dr. S.O. Oduor

Department:    Biol. Science                                       Biol. Science

4.      Title:v“Influence of Water Level Fluctuations on the Physico-chemical Parameters and Plankton Communities Structure in Lake Nakuru” by Judith Jemuktai Chepkiyeng          (M.Sc.)

Supervisors:     Dr. S.O. Oduor                                   Dr. A.W. Yasindi

Department:    Boil. Science                                       Biol. Science

5.      Title: “Determination of Macroinvertebrate Community Structure Along Different Habitat Types in Nyando Wetland” by Patteson Chula Mwagona (M.Sc)

Supervisors:     Dr. Julius Kipkemboi                          Dr. Nzula Kitaka

Department:    Biol. Science                                       Biol. Science

Supervisors:     Dr. Charles M. M’Eremba

Department:    Biol. Science

6.      Title: “Determination of Antifungal Activity of Essential Oils on Moulds Isolated from maize Growing in Selected Areas in Western Kenya” by Jannet Nelima Nyukuri (M.Sc.)

Supervisors:     Dr. Isabel N. Wagara                          Prof. Josphat C.