Mr. Geoffry Maina

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Mr. Geoffry Mukonambi Maina

Senior Technician

Faculty of Environment and Resources Development,

Department of Environmental Science,

Egerton University

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 - 722758303

EDUCATION

2014

BED

Kabarak University

2002

Higher National Diploma in Land Surveying

Kenya Institute of Surveying and Mapping, Kenya.

1998

National Diploma in Land Surveying

Kenya Polytechnic, Kenya

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Land surveying; Geo-informatics, Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS), Resource Mapping.

WORK EXPERIENCE

2009-Present

Senior Technician, Department of Environmental Science, Egerton University,

2003- 2008

· Geospatial Data Base officer, Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Nairobi


KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS

2008

Un-Habitat Kisumu project- involving Urban mapping and spatial database

creation from QuickBird satellite imagery and cadastral plans

2006

Hargeisa project- 2004 involved urban mapping and spatial database creation from QuickBird Satellite imagery.

2005

Somalia project-2004 involved spatial database creation from topographical maps

2004

Djibouti project -2004 involved Urban mapping and Geo - database creation from both QuickBird satellite imagery and topographical maps

2003

Wind Energy project(Ministry of Energy)- which involved creation of Databases for the development of a Wind Resource Atlas of Kenya.

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1

Njoroge John Bosco1*, Maina Mukonambi Geoffrey2 and Nda’Nganga Kariuki1, 2011 . Assessment of landscape change and occurrence at watershed level in city of Nairobi African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology Vol. 5(10), pp. 873-883, October 2011