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The following list comprises of ongoing Masters research work from students in the  School of Engineering and Institute of Nuclear Science within the College of Architecture and Engineering.

  SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
       
  NAME OF STUDENT REG. NO. TITLE OF THESIS
1 Theuri Ayub Kariuki  F56/72232/2008 Sequencing Batch Reactor In Treatment of Slaughterhouse Effluent
2 Wambaa  Dickson Gichaga F56/76676/2009 Image Object Recognition for Computer Vision Applications
3 Wachira Kinyua F56/69105/2011 A Hybrid Heuristic-Based Localised Area Demosaicking Technique For Panchromatic Colour Filter Arrays
4 Kenneth Gichohi Kagoiya F56/8645/2005 A Wavelet Based Denoising Method For Magnetic Resonance Images
5 Koech  Martin F56/65059/2010 Analyzing the Effects of 10 Years Land Use Dynamics on Watershed Soil.  Hydrology in Sigowet-Awach Watershed in the Lake Victoria Basin
6 Abala Amos Wambura F56/68967/2011 Determining the Physical Properties Needed For Evaluating Performance of Glass Reinforced Polymer As Material For Solar Hot Water Tanks In The Coastal Areas
7 Odero Shadrack Omondi F56/69753/2011 Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Superabsorbent Polymers (SAPS) In Grain Drying
8 Matiti Steve Ngonda F56/66596/2010 Performance of Rain Water Harvesting  Technologies in Mwingi District, Kenya
9 Mutai Weldon Kipkoech F56/65022/2010 Performance Evaluation of a Power Tiller Fitted With Various Tractive Implements Under Varied Field Conditions
10 Nguli Stephen Kavindu F56/76651/2009 Evaluation Of The Viability Of Ultra-High Temperature Gasification Incinerator, Case Study:  Electrical Energy From Municipal Solid Waste for Embu Town
11 Nyakiti Gordon Ochieng F56/76900/2009 Analysis of Shear Stress Behaviour of Rice Growing Vertisols at Mwea Irrigation Scheme
12 Oirere Stellah Bonareri F56/77438/2009 Developing an Efficient Waste Management System For Tea Factories in Kenya: A Case Study of Nyansiongo Tea Factory
13 Omondi Erick Auma F56/65391/2010 Phytoremediation  of Landfill E-Waste Leachate (POPs) With Water Hyacinth (E. Crassipes)
14 Wachira Godffrey Gachuri F56/7604/2006 Optimising the Utilization of Saw Dust of Eucalyptus Species as a Fuel in Tea Industry
15 Nyang’au Stephen Nyakondo F56/75492/2009 Development of A Least Cost Energy Model For Future Energy Markets in Kenya
16 Nzyimi James Kiilu  F56/65157/2010 Evaluation of Optimal & Sustainable Utilization Options For Water Resources in Machakos Municipality
17 Barasa Calistus Nyongesa  F56/63938/2010 Assessing Functions of Bypass Roads in Cities and Towns.  The Case of Eastern Bypass in  Nairobi, Kenya
18 Mbogo Teresa Ngendo F56/69600/2011 Characterization of the Microstructure of Cement Paste Using Autogenous Shrinkage and Heat of Hydration Parameters
19 Naliaka Bertha F56/64439/2010 Evaluation of Bone Char Defluoridation of Water Using Adsorption Isotherms and the Bed Depth Service Time (BDST) Model
20 Odera Angela Atieno F56/73271/2012 Freight Travel Time Reliability On The Northern Corridor:  A Case Study of The Road Segment in Nairobi
21 Hannah Njeri Kamau F56/78713/2009 An assessment of integrated water resources management practice of Upper Thika Management Unit
       
  INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE
       
  NAME OF STUDENT REG. NO. TITLE OF THESIS
1 Agoi Edwin Kisame S56/74429/2012 Development of an Instrument Solar Charger For Use In Field Measurements in Remote Areas
2 Kiragu Leonard Maina S56/74426/2012 Spatial and Vertical Distribution of Heavy Metals in Sediments of Nairobi River
3 Cheruiyot Evalyne Jemutai S56/70446/2011 Environmental  Radiation Monitoring In Kwavonza Area, Kitui County, Using Thermoluminescence and Liquid Scintillation Techniques
4 Tollah Owuor Stephen S56/74427/2012 A Investigation of Welding Quality in the Kenyan “Jua Kali” Enterprises
5 Adede Simon Ochieng S56/73681/2012 Analysis of Trace Elements in Soil and Plant Samples Using X-Ray Fluorescene for Predicting Minerals in Mui Basin
6 Gichohi Benard Mutahi S56/74425/2012 Developing a Spectral Library For Prediction of Soil Properties: Application of X-ray, Laser and Infrared Analytical Techniques
7 Odhiambo Benard Midigo S56/74423/2012 Investigation on the Heavy Minerals of Economic Importance and Characterization of the Naturally Occurring Radionuclides in Mwita Syano River Bed Sands
8 Koech Nehemiah Kipkirui S56/74430/2012 Neutron-Capture Prompt Gamma Ray Activation Analysis of Heavy Sands From Tiva and Mwita Syano Rivers, Kitui County
9 Lusimbo Rebecca Injete S56/71561/2011 Assessment of Radiological Hazards Associated With Indoor Norm Dose Rate and Radon Exposure in Selected Households Within Nairobi
10 Matindi Christine Nyawira S56/71285/2011 Analysis of Heavy Metal Content in Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes) from Lake Victoria and Assessment of its Potential as a Feedstock for Biogas Production
11 Mburu Caroline Wanjiru S56/65120/2010 Intermediate Temperature Proton Conducting AZro3 (A=Ba, Sr, Ca)Perovskites at Varied Doping Concentration of Yttrium
12 Ngenoh Jeremiah Kipruto S56/64425/2010 Air Quality  Study in Nairobi Metropolitan Area: Application of Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence and Chemical Mass Balance Model
13 Karuga Susan Waiyego S56/69879/2011 Micronutrients and rare earths in plants from selected sites in Kenya
14 Kioko Lawrence Koli S56/72086/2011 Survival Of Cancer Patients in Kenya:  A Population Based Study
15 Kiprotich Kennedy Kilel S56/74421/2012 Determination of Heavy Mineral Content Characterization and Their Distribution Along River Tiva, Kitui County 
16 Kiragu Leonard Maina S56/74426/2012 Spatial and Vertical Distribution of Heavy Metals in Sediments of Nairobi River
17 Agata Wilson Okong’o S56/64410/2010 Strontium in bones of Kenyans: Application of Energy Dispersive  X-ray Fluorescence Analysis in assessing sources of human diseases
18 Mwania Janet Mutheu S56/74432/2012 Development of Recycled Plastics Composite With Steel Reinforcement: Alternative Material For Construction of Wind Turbine Blades
19 Nyambane Nahshon S56/70445/2011 Optimization of Olkaria II Geothermal Power Plant  by Hybridization of Cooling System Through Energy and Exergy Concept
20 Nyariki Wycliffe Ondara S56/70424/2011 Design and Characterization of a Flat Plate Active Photovoltaic-Thermal
       
       
  SCHOOL OF THE ARTS & DESIGN
       
  NAME OF STUDENT REG. NO. TITLE OF THESIS
1 Kute Esther Joyce Aloo B51/78301/2009 “Contributors to the Success of Fashion Designers: A Case Study of Top Fashion Designers in Kenya”.
2 Priscilla Mutile Mbai B51/64380/2010 “Designing Interactive Exhibitions: The use of Interactive Design Techniques to Enhance Visitors Learning in Museum Exhibitions in Kenya”.