Research Activites
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RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  1. East African Great Lakes Observatory (EAGLO)-Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleniation (ESPA) :  From November 1, 2010 – October 21, 2012 – Prof. E. Odada
  2. Equatorial Africa Atmospheric Deposition Network (EADN) :  From April 2010 – March 2014  Headed by:  Prof. E. Odada.
  3. Suguta Valley Project – Palaeoclimatology and Palaeolimnology of the Suguta Valley, Kenya.  In Collaboratio with Prof. Dr. Martin Trauth, University of Potsdam, Germany: 2007 – 2010.
  4. Mawari Project – Sustainable Management of Water Resource in the East African Rift System: Vulnerability of Groundwater to Pollution in the East African Rift system in Kenya:  2006 – 2010.  Prof. J.O. Barongo
  5. Mapping the Health Impacts of Geogenic Heavy Metal Pollution in Kilifi District: Policy Regulation and Remediation:  2012 – 2014.  Dr. L. Olaka
  6. January 2012 to January 2013. TECLEA – Testing Biodiversity Responses to Climate and Land-use                   Changes Across East African Highlands  – Prof. D.O. Olago
  7. December 2010 to December 2014. Building Climate Change Adaptation Capacity at African Universities: A Proposal to Establish The Climate Adaptation Research Institute (CARI) at the University of Nairobi - Prof. D. O. Olago
  8. CTBTO PROJECT PERIOD COVERED: 2002- Ongoing: Monitoring of nuclear explosions and seismicity using the CTBTO stations PS24 and IS32 – Prof. N.O. Akech
  9. IAEA PROJECT CODE: RAF 8048 - PERIOD COVERED: 2009-2013 :   Building Capacity in Support of Regional and Sub Regional Water Resources Planning, Development and Management in Africa – Prof. N.O. Akech
  10. PERIOD COVERED: 2013-2017 - Integrating isotope hydrology into water resources assessment for the upcoming Lamu Port Infrastructure in the Lower Tana River catchment (Lamu and Tana delta); Kenya – Prof. N.O. Akech
  11. Global Seismic monitoring using the USGS World wide Seismic Stations Network (WWSSN)
  12. Kenya Seismic Assessment Project (KSAP) in collaboration with China Earthquake Administration. Prof. Justus Barongo 2012 - Present
  13. Seismic Hazard Assessment for Kenya. Prof. Justus Barongo 2011 - 2013
  14. Global Earthquake Model - Africa Project. Ms. Gladys Kianji 2009 - 2015
  15. Subsurface structural mapping, groundwater resource investigation and aquifer characteristics in Lake Chala watershed, Taita-Taveta County, Kenya. Collaborating Institutions: Ministry of Water and Irrigation; PI: Dr J.K. Mulwa; Duration: 2015-2017.