Ongoing Research Projects in School of Biological Sciences


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Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Medical Plants Project /Prof. Mukiama 2007 2009 110,000 View Details
Poisoning Of Cranes Living On Agricultural Landscape In Central Kenya Endangered Wildlife Trust (South Africa) Dr. Nathan Gichuki (PI) and Ms Zippora Musyimi 2007 2009 View Details
Fisheries Resources Of The Western Indian Ocean Text Book WIOMSA 2007 2008 View Details
Survey, Identification, And Classification Of Predacious Mites Of The Family Phytosiidae, With Special Reference To Geographic Distribution And Biodiversity. Deans Committee Grant 2007 2,000 View Details
Survey, Identification And Classification Of The Predacious Mites Of The Family Phytosiidae, With Special Reference To Geographical Distribution And Biodiversity Deans Committee Grant Prof. L. W. Irungu (PI) 2007 7,000 View Details
Improve Knowledge Of Land - Human Environment Interactions Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof Siboe (PI) 2007 10,020 View Details
Gene Flow Between Cultivated Rice (orza Saliva) To Its Aa Genome Wild Relatives In The East African Region: Key Research For Transgene Risk Assesment Dr. Kiboi S. (PI) 2006 2008 329,730 View Details
Conservation And Management Of Pollinators For Sustainable Agriculture Through An Ecosystem Approach. An Ongoing Global Gef Project. Chairman Of The Kenyan Team GEF/FAO Dr. Nathan Gichuki/Dr. Gideon Nyamasyo 2006 2008 View Details
Community Participation In Solid Waste Recycling In Nairobi River Basin UNEP/UNDP Prof. M.J. Ntiba and Dr. Nathan Gichuki 2006 2008 View Details
Community Participation In Solid Waste Recycling In Nairobi River Basin UNEP/UNDP Prof. M.J. Ntiba and Dr. Nathan Gichuki 2006 2008 View Details
Dispersal Patterns Of Prosopsis Juliflora And Invisibility Of Heterogeneous Communities Under Multiple Uses In The Upper Tana Floodplain Of Kenya . British ecological society (BES)DR. Mworia J.K.(PI) 2006 2008 View Details
Zoology (phd) Student : Wanzala, W /Mukabana -student 2006 2007 View Details
Potential Gene-flow Between Transgenic Cassava And Natural Relatives And Their Impact On Non-target Organisms. PBS-USAID 2006 View Details
Solid Waste Management Along The Nairobi River Basin . UNDP / Prof. Mavuti 2006 View Details
Commercialisation Of Medicinal And Aromatic Plant Products In Kenya Kenya Agriculture Productivity Prof T. K. Mukiama (PI) 2006 15,880 View Details
Livestock Tick Control International Foundation for Science (IFS) Wyclife Wanjala (PI) 2006 12,217 View Details
Gene Flow Between Cultivated Rice And Its Wild Relatives Western Michighan University
Dr Samuel Kiboi (PI)
2006 81,955 View Details
Mosquito Sit International Atomic Energy Agency Dr. W. Mukabana (PI) 2006 16,295 View Details
Nairobi River Project ICUN - UoN Prof Kenneth Mavuti (PI) 2006 7,654 View Details
Potential Geene-flow Between Transgeni Cassava And Natural Relatives And Their Impact On Non-target Organisms PBS-USAIDProf. Siboe G.M. (PI) 2006 View Details
Commercializing Mushrooms Growing In Nairobi River Basin UNDP Dr. Chuah. (PI), Prof. Ntiba. (PI), Dr. Gichuki (PI) 2006 5,000 View Details
Trends In Bird Trade In East Africa International Crane Foundation ( ICF , USA ) Prof. Ntiba M.J. (PI) 2005 2007 10,000 View Details
Insecticidal Compounds Form Plants, Extractions, Bioassay, Activity, Toxicology, Application Dr. J. Kabaru (PI) 2005 View Details
Immodulating Activity Of Plant Extracts And Herbal Medicines, Toxicology, Efficacy Studies Dr. J. Kabaru (PI) 2005 View Details
Tsetse And Trypanosmomiasis: Livestock Protection Strategies For Zero-grazed Animals Prof. P.N. Ndegwa (PI) 2005 View Details
Domestic Lighting By Use Of Solar Energy,kinamba, Kenya Expost Study UNDP/GEF/SGPDr. E.M. Mwangi 2005 View Details
Establishing Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Laboratory ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATIONDR.DORINGTON O.OGOYI (PI) 2005 164,286 View Details
Bio-safe Training Project DANIDA Prof. Kinyamairo J.I (PI) Dr. Amugune(PI) 2005 View Details
Disposal Patterns Of Prosups Juliflora And Invisibility Of Heterogeneous Communities Under Multiple Uses In Upper Tana Flood Plains In Kenya The British Ecological Society Dr. John Mworia (PI) 2005 18,500 View Details
Meiofauna Along The Continental Slope Off The Kenyan Coast On The Western Indian Ocean Dr.A.W. Muthumbi (PI) 2004 View Details
Public-private Sector Involvement In Combating Desertification In Kenya IFADDr. E.M. Mwangi (PI) 2004 View Details
Interventions On Malaria In Western Kenya Princeton University TrusteesDr. Mukabana R. (PI) 2004 107,259 View Details
Development Of Mosquito Surveillance System For Rapid Assessment Of Malaria Risk And Epidemiology Third World Academy of Sciences 2004 7,000 View Details
The Status Of Pollination In The Conservation SIDA - SAREC Dr. Gideon Nyamasyo (PI) 2004 21,960 View Details
Survey, Identification And Description Of The Natural Enemies (predacious Mites In The Different Geographical Zones Of Kenya ICIPEProf. E.M. El-Banhawy (PI) 2004 View Details
Below Ground Biodiversity Project (bgbd) International Centre for Tropical Agriculture ( CIAT ) Prof Richard Mibey (PI) 2003 2009 518,373 View Details
Fisheries, Coastal And Marine/freshwater Research Belgian Universities, University of Nairobi and Kenya marine and Fisheries Research Institute Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) 2003 2008 500,000 View Details
Kenya-belgium Flemish Inter-university Council In Cooperation With The University Of Nairobi (vlir-iuc-uon Programme) Phase Ii VLIR-IUC-UoN Programme Prof. Waema, Prof.K.Mavuti(PI), Prof. Ntiba ,Prof.Estambale, Dr. Omwenga, Dr. Getao 2003 2007 3,713,076 View Details
Technology Transfer In Biosciences With The University Of Hertfordshire Dr. D. Anyango (PI) 2003 2006 26,400 View Details
Modern Approaches To The Epidemiology And Control Of Vector-borne Parasite Prof. H. Ochanda (PI) 2003 View Details
Evaluation Of Tourism Potenial In Lake Baringo, Kenya United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)Dr. N. Gichuki (PI) 2003 7,500 View Details
Effective Integration Of Biodiversity Resources And Management As A Tool For Promoting Rural Agricultural Reform IDRC Prof. T. Mukiama (PI) 2003 84,286 View Details
Establishment Of A Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Laboratory At The College Of Rocker fellow Foundation Prof.Opiyo Ochanda (PI) 2003 150,000 View Details
Phd Project (d. Sigana) Belgium VLIR Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 2,857 View Details
Phd Project (a. Arrum) Belgium VLIR Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 2,857 View Details
Nairobi River Pollution Minority Network UNEP Prof Mavuti (PI) 2003 32,670 View Details
Inventory Of The Genus Trichioderma In Different Land Use Systems In Taita And Embu Regions Dr. Sheila Okoth 2002 889 View Details
Interaction Between Trichoderma And Mycorrizal Fungi And Other Pathogenic Fungi And The Use Of Trichoderma As A Biocontrol Agent Dr. Sheila Okoth UNEP/GEF 2002 889 View Details
Integrated Pest Management Strategies To Control Sweet Potatoes Weevils In Eastern Kenya ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATIONDR.G.H.N.NYAMASYO (PI) 2002 77,799 View Details
Taxonomy And Ethnobotany Of Labiatae Herbarium Royal Botanic Garden KewDr. Lukhoba C. 2002 View Details
Non Indigenous Dicotylendon International Foundation for Science ( IFS) Dr. John Mworia (PI) 2002 23,617 View Details
Risk Assessment Of Genetically Modified (bt) Maize On Non-target Soil Biota ICIPE Dr. B. Anyango (PI) 2001 2004 400,000 View Details
First Kenya National Workshop On Medicinal & Aromatic Plant Species
Prof. Titus Mukiama (PI)
2001 40,000 View Details
Medicinal Plants Of The Mt. Kenya Region, UNESCO Prof.Titus Mukiama(PI) 2001 26,000 View Details
Integrated Assessment Of Pastoral-wildlife Interactions: Implications For People. Policy. Conservation And Development In East Africa Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and the USA 2001 View Details
Kenya Medicinal And Aromatic Plants KARI-UoN /Prof Mukiama T.K. 2001 60,000 View Details
Supervision/munene KARIDR.W.EKAYA (PI) 2000 7,257 View Details
Soil Fertility KARIDR.F.B.MWAURA (PI) 2000 1,143 View Details
Evaluation Of National Microbiological Products KARIDR.EUNICE MUTITU, PROF.MWAURA (PI) 2000 12,289 View Details
Assessment Of Capacity Building Needs And Country Specific Priorities In Conservation Of Biodiversity In Kenya GEF - UNEP Prof.T.K.Mukiama(PI) 2000 244,000 View Details
Tree Layer Dynamic Semi Arid Kenya AFRICA ACDEMY FOR SCIENCEDR JOHN K.MWORIA (PI) 1999 10,948 View Details
Botanical And Zoological Networks Of Eastern Africa (bozonet) GEFProf.T.Mukiama(PI) 1999 50,000 View Details
Kenya-belgium Flemish Inter-university Council In Cooperation With The University Of Nairobi (vlir-iuc-uon Programme) Phase I VLIR-IUC-UoN Programme Prof. Mavuti (PI), Prof. Waema,Prof.Estambale 1998 2002 5,000,000 View Details
Marine Project KENYA/BELGIUM PROF.KENNETH MAVUTI (PI) 1998 1,714 View Details
Mycorrhiza Forming Rhizobia GBFDR.JAMES K.MURAYA (PI) 1998 187,787 View Details
Free Range Poultry KARIB.A OKETCH 1998 4,535 View Details
Distribution And Community Utilization Of Medicinal Plant Biodiversity In Kakamega Forest. Deans committee Grant Dr. Lukhoba C. (PI),Prof. Siboe G.M. (PI) 1998 1,714 View Details
Avian Project US EMBASSYPROF.P.N.NYAGA (PI) 1997 10,676 View Details
Daad Fellowship DAADM.M.MUNIAFU (PI) 1997 5,550 View Details
Environmental Factors Affecting Phaseolius Vulgaris Rhizobia In Kenyan Soil INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR TROPICAL AGRICULTURE(CIAT)BEATRICE ANYANGO (PI) 1996 4,374 View Details
Sbs -phd DAAD FelloshipRhoda Karibe 1996 5,605 View Details
Sbs - Phd DAAD Fellowship D. Mukui Kimata (PI) 1996 9,452 View Details
Regultion Of Male Fertility And Mating Behaviour In The Cotton Stainer Bug Dr. Karuhize (PI) View Details
Rapid And Affordabable Assays For Efficacy And Toxcity Tests View Details
Development And Implementation Of Management Strategies For Sweet Potato Weevil, Cylassp. In Eastern Kenya. View Details
Development Of Guidelines For The Management Of Land Degradation In Makueni District, A Gef/sgp Cluster Proje View Details
Conservation And Sustainable Management Of Below Ground Biodiversity. An Ongoing Global Gef Project. Head Of Macrofauna Group. View Details
Topic 1: "comparative Morphology Of The Subfamily Pyraustinae (pyraloidae, Lepodoptera) Of East Africa". View Details
Topic 2: Indigenous Botanical Pesticides For Use In Integrated Pest Management (ipm) Of Insect Pests Of Brassicas By Small Scale Farmers In Kenya. View Details
Topic 3: Ecological And Behavioural Studies Of Anopheles Mosquitoes And Malaria Parasite Transmission In Kilifi And Malindi Districts. / Prof. Irungu View Details
Topic 4: The Transmission Of Bancroftian Filariasis Parasite And Its Interaction With Malaria Parasites In Their Mosquito Vectors Of Filariasis In The Coastal Region Of Kenya. View Details
Country Wide Spatial And Eco-epidemiological Analysis Of Anopheles Mosquitoes Relative To Malaria Endemicity In Kenya. View Details
Topic 6: Feeding Patterns In Nature Of Anopheles Malaria Vector In Kenya: Effect Of Host Characteristics On Malaria Parasite Infection. View Details
Genetic Differentiation And Barriers To Gene Flow In Malaria Transmission In Kenya. View Details
Topic 8: Evaluate The Genetics For Populations Of Anopheles Gambiae Relative To Factors Affecting P. Falciparum Transmission. View Details
Production Of Edible Mushrooms /Dr. Chuah View Details
Trends In Sulfadoxin And/pry Methamine And Chloroquine Resistance In Malaria Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Development Of Malaria Protective Immunity In Individuals Living In Endemic Areas Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Efficacy Of Cow Dung View Details
Biodiversity And Anthropogenic Impacts On Water Quality Of Nairobi River Basin Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Limnology And Fisheries Of Lake Victoria And Satellite Lakes Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
African Regional Postgraduate Programme In Insect Science (arppis). ICIPE View Details
Nutrient Uptake And Food Web Relationships In Saline Lakes In The Rift Valley Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
L. Naivasha - Lake Ecology And Catchment Management And Anthropogenic Impact On The Lake Prof. Mavuti K. (PI) 20,000 View Details
Ecosystem Recovery And Stability Of Marine Ecosystems Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Biosafety NCST View Details
Tropic Pathways And Interlinkages And Dynamics Of Marine Ecosystem Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Impact On Climate Change On Biodiversity Managment Dynamcs Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Model Development To Describe The Structure And Functioning Of A Tropical Mangrove Ecosystem Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Biology And Population Dynamics Of Important Marine Fishes In Kilifi Creek Prof. Mavuti K. / Mrs. Sigana D. (PI) View Details
Developing Techniques For Culturing Food And Aquarium Fish For Poverty Alleviation Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Introduction Of New Laboratory Mice Strain Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Rapid And Affordable Biological Assays For Efficacy And Toxicity Tests Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Use Of Trichoderme Species As Biocontrol Agent Dr. Okoth (PI) UNEP/GEF 889 View Details
"bush Clearing" For Malaria: Is It Suitable For Africa? Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Efficancy Of Cow Dung As A Deliberate Aquatic Pollutant Against Anopheles Gambiae Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details
Sampling African Malaria Vectors Using Limburger Cheese As An Oduor Bait Prof. M.J. Ntiba (PI) View Details

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