Recent Submissions

  • The Contribution of Occult Precipitation to Nutrient Deposition on the West Coast of South Africa 

    Nyaga, Justine M.; Neff, Jason C.; Cramer, Michael D. (2015-05-27)
    The Strandveld mediterranean-ecosystem of the west coast of South Africa supports floristically diverse vegetation growing on mostly nutrient-poor aeolian sands and extending from the Atlantic Ocean tens of kilometers ...
  • SPEI-based spatial and temporal evaluation of drought in Somalia 

    Nyaga, Justine M.; Musei, Sylus Kipngeno; Dubow, Abdi Zeila (Elsevier, 2020-09-06)
    Somalia is one of the most drought prone countries both in Africa and globally. Drought events usually develop gradually unnoticed, causing tremendous effects on both agriculture and environment. This study evaluated ...
  • Temporal variation in physico-chemical characteristics, phytoplankton composition and biomass in Lake Solai, Kenya 

    Nyaga, Justine M.; Koskei, Eunice C.; Kotut, Kiplagat; Oduor, Steve Omondi (2019-10-20)
    The physico-chemical properties and phytoplankton community structure of Lake Solai were investigated between April 2018 and August 2018. Water temperature, conductivity (EC), dissolved oxygen (DO) content and pH were ...
  • Distribution of parasitic nematodes in Kenyan rice fields and their relation to edaphic factors, rainfall and temperature 

    Nyaga, Justine M.; karuri, Hannah; Namu, John; Alakonya, Amos; Njeri, Editah (Springer, 2017-10-01)
    Abstract Rice is the third most important crop in Kenya after maize and wheat. Plant parasitic nematodes (PPN) are a major rice production constraint. The objective of this study was to determine the distribution and ...
  • Staff Profile: Dr. Michael Njoroge Githaiga 

    Githaiga, Michael N. (University of Embu, 2017-09)
    Michael N Githaiga is a lecturer at University of Embu, department of biological sciences. He earned his PhD in Marine Ecology from Edinburgh Napier University, UK. He holds a BEd Science degree from Kenyatta University ...
  • Staff Profile: Dr. Rossa N. Nyoike 

    Ng'endo, Rossa N. (University of Embu, 2017-09)
    Holds a Ph.D. in the field of Animal Ecology from Philips University of Marburg in Germany, and a Masters of Science degree from Kenyatta University in the same field. She is a lecturer at University of Embu, in the ...
  • Staff Profile: Dr. Franklin N. Nyabuga 

    Nyabuga, Franklin N. (2016-07)
    Holds a PhD from Friedrich-Schiller University in Jena - Germany, a Master in Crop protection and Bachelor of Science (Agriculture Education and Extension) both from Egerton University, Njoro. For both Masters and PhD ...
  • Staff Profile: Franklin N. Nyabuga 

    Nyabuga, Franklin N. (2016-09)
    Holds a PhD from Friedrich-Schiller University in Jena - Germany, a Master in Crop protection and Bachelor of Science (Agriculture Education and Extension) both from Egerton University, Njoro. For both Masters and PhD ...
  • Staff Profile - Professor Kiplagat Kotut 

    Kotut, Kiplagat (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics, Research & Extension) Main responsibility: Ensuring that the Academics Programmes are well managed, running efficiently, and the coordination of research and extension services. Other ...
  • Staff Profile - Prof. Eucharia Kenya 

    Kenya, Eucharia U. (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Planning Administration & Finance
  • Staff Profile - Prof Nancy Budambula 

    Budambula, Nancy (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Teaching experience at the University 2014 to Present: Professor at University of Embu 2007 to 2014: Senior Lecturer Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) 1998 to 2007: Lecturer (JKUAT). 1995 ...
  • Staff Profile - Dr. Hannah Karuri 

    Karuri, H.W. (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Area of Specialization: Biotechnology and Nematology
  • Staff Profile - Prof. Romano Mwirichia Kachiuru 

    Mwirichia, Romano K. (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Jan. 2015 to Date Senior Lecturer, University of Embu July 2012 - Dec. 2014 Postdoctoral Fellow (Microbiology), King Abdullah University of Scicence and Technology, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Feb. 2011 - June 2012 ...
  • Staff Profile - Dr. Justin Nyaga 

    Nyaga, Justin (University of Embu, 2015-07)
    Dr. Justin Nyaga is a Lecturer and Head of Department, University of Embu , Kenya. He is also a Visiting Scholar, University of Colorado at Boulder, CO, USA. Mr. Nyaga has also been a Research Scientist at the South Africa ...
  • Staff Profile - Daniel Mutiso Nthiwa 

    Mutiso Daniel N. (University of Embu, 2015)
    Daniel Mutiso is a Tutorial fellow at University of Embu, a constituent college of University of Nairobi. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology and a Masters in Applied Parasitology from the University of ...