Dr. Emma Marigi

Designation: Senior Lecturer
Contact: 0722 239099
School: Science
Dept.: Mathematics & Physical Science
Email: emumarigi@gmail.com

Professional Qualifications

Qualification Institution Year
PhD Jomo Kenyatta University of Technology   2013
MSc   Jomo Kenyatta University of Technology 2007
Bed (Science) Kenyatta University  1987

Research Interests
•    Mathematical Modelling

Academic Background

Qualification Institution Year
KACE  Kaaga Girls High School 1982
KCE  Kabare Girls High School 1980
CPE St. Michael Girls’ (Kerugoya) 1976

Areas of Expertise
•    Applied  mathematics

Work Experience    
Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Senior Lecturer July 2013 to date
Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Lecturer Oct 2009 to June 2013
Various High schools Graduate teacher 1987 to Sept  2009

Other University and National Responsibilities

1.    Dean School of Science Sept   2012 to date   
2.    Head of Mathematics Department   April  2012 to Aug 2012    
3.    Examination Coordinator 2010 to 2012  
4.    Senior Supervisor 2009 (Sensors) Kenya bureau of Statistics. 
5.    Deputy Presiding Officer     2007(General elections) Electoral Commission of Kenya (E C.K.)
6.    Deputy Presiding Officer  2005(Referendum) Electoral Commission of Kenya (E C.K.)

Publications
i)    Book Chapters
John Owino, Cecilia Mwathi, Margurite O’connor, Emma Marigi and Davis Gitau Mathematics Teacher Education In Changing Times - The Kenyan Case. Book Title: Mathematics Teacher Education Trends across Twelve African Countries (2007) pp 92-104 ISBN 9780-620-38630-2

ii)    Peer Reviewed Journal Publications
1.Muondwe Samuel, Emmah Marigi, Njoroge James, Wafula Maurine Finite Difference Analysis on Magnetohydrodynamic Fluid Flow Past an Infinite Continuous Moving Surface Embedded in Porous Medium. Publishers:  International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research (IJSBAR) Volume 18, No 1(2014\35) pp 118-131 ISSN 2307-4531

2.Marigi E.M., Kinyanjui Mathew and Kwanza J.K Hydromagnetic Turbulent Flow of a Rotating System past a Semi-Infinite Vertical Plate subjected to heat flux. Publishers: The International Institute for Science, Technology and Education (IISTE) Journal of mathematical modeling Vol.2 No. 8 (2012) pp 15-25 ISSN 2224-5804

3.Kinyanjui Mathew, Marigi E.M. and Kwanza J.K. Hydromagnetic Turbulent Flow of a Rotating System past A Semi-Infinite Vertical Plate with Hall Current Publisher: International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics – IJPAM, Vol 79 No. 1 (2012) pp 97-119 ISSN: 1311-8080

4.Kwanza J.K, Marigi E.M. and Kinyanjui Mathew. Hydromagnetic Free Convection current Effects on Boundary Layer Thickness Energy Conversion and Management Vol 51 (2010) pp 1326 – 1332 ISSN 0196-8904

Research
a)Ongoing/Completed Researches
  1. Modelling  typhoid disease (ongoing)

Postgraduate Thesis Supervision and Examination
i)    Doctorate
Kande Dickson Kinyua, Msc.                                                                                                                    

Stability And Convergency Analysis Of A Convective Heat And Mass Transfer In A Two Dimensional Laminar Flow Over An Immersed Curved Body Using Finite Difference Method  (On-going at Moi University)

ii)    Masters
Mungailoise Wangui Njau (KU)  (2014)                                                                                                          

The Effects Of Radiation And Temperature Dependent Viscosity On Magnetohydrodynamic Flow Past Acontinuous Moving Surface

Affiliation/Membership to Professional Bodies
•    African Women in Mathematics (AWMA)
•    African Regional Congress on Mathematics Education (ARCME)
•    Gender Networking for Universities in Africa (GENHEIA)

Contacts

  • P.O BOX 657-10100,
  • Nyeri, Kenya.
  • Mobile: 0713123021
  • Email: vc@dkut.ac.ke

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