EFFECTS OF TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL VARIABILITY FOR COFFEE YIELDS IN GITHUNGURI-KIAMBU COUNTY

Kiambu County is one of the major agricultural zones in central Kenya. Farmers in this county grow both food crops and cash crops. One of the major cash crops in this county is coffee, which is a major source of income and also source of foreign exchange earning to the country.

Postgraduate Proposal Presentations

Type: 
Seminar
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-10-03 14:00 - 17:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Lab, Department of Meteorology

PRESENTERS:

1. Prosper Ayabagabo

Title: "Emperical Analysis of Seasonal Rainfall Variability and its Associated Effects on Major Food Crop Yields."

2. Hannah Kimani

Title: "Development of Drought Forecasts in Kenya using the Combined Drought Index."

3. Miriam Mwende

Contact Person: 
Dept of Meterology and Dr. Joseph Mutemi

4TH YEAR ODeL AND MSC ORAL PRESENTATION SCHEDULE AUGUST 2018

Type: 
Proposal Presentation
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-08-29 14:00 - 17:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Lab

4TH YEAR ODeL AND MSC ORAL PRESENTATION SCHEDULE AUGUST 2018

Contact Person: 
Dept of Meterology

MODELLING IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON SORGHUM PRODUCTION IN THE SEMI-ARID ENVIRONMENT OF MACHAKOS COUNTY - Ph.D Progress Report

Type: 
Seminar
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-08-22 14:00 - 16:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Lab

Speaker: Emily N. Bosire

Contact Person: 
Dr. Wilson Gitau

The ITCZ and the Season Cycle over Equatorial Africa

Type: 
Seminar
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-07-18 14:30 - 16:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Laboratory, Department of Meteorology, University of Nairobi

Professor Sharon Nicholson is a Professor of Meteorology, Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Science, Florida State University where she teaches courses in Global Climate System, Physical Climatology, Dynamic climatology and advanced topics in climatology.

Contact Person: 
C.B. Lukorito

Suitability of Green gram Production in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands of Kenya under Changing Climate

Type: 
Seminar
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-07-04 14:00 - 17:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Laboratory, Department of Meteorology
PhD Proposal presentation seminar by Ms. Jane Mugo. The title of her proposal is "Suitability of Green gram Production in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands of Kenya under Changing Climate"
Contact Person: 
C.B. Lukorito and Ms. Jane Mugo

ICCA Workshop 2018

Type: 
Workshops/Training
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-06-20 14:00 - 16:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Lab, Department of Meteorology

 

presenters

 

Contact Person: 
Prof. Opere

Postgraduate Examination Timetables 2017/2018

Date: 
Mon, 2018-06-11 - Fri, 2018-06-22

Postgraduate Examination Timetables June 2018

Location: 
Department of Meteorology
Calendar Activity Type: 
Students
Contact Detail: 

Department of Meteorology

Assessing the Effects of Climate Change on the Onset and Cessation of Seasonal Rains in Kenya using the Coordinated Regional Downscaling Experiment Model Outputs

Type: 
Seminar
Start Date: 
Wed, 2018-06-06 14:00 - 16:00
Location/Venue: 
Synoptic Lab

Presenter: Mark Arango - I54/89447/2016

Contact Person: 
Department of Meteorology
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