2019/2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI
COLLEGE OF BIOLOGICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS
The School of Mathematics held its first virtual weekly seminar on Principal Components Analysis and its Application to Dimensionality reduction.
The School hosts seminars on a weekly basis,Faculty members and visitors come together and present on current research work. Students are highly encouraged to attend the weekly seminars to become acquainted with the current research work being done globally.
The School of Mathematics and the Mathematics Association of Nairobi University (MANU) organized its first varsity contest dubbed “MANU Varsity Mathematical Olympiad” The contest being a first of its kind in the school attracted 21 contestants. The contestants were drawn from School of Mathematics, School of Physical sciences, School of Engineering and School of Economics.
The School of Mathematics is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. Joseph Ivivi Mwaniki from senior lecturer to Associate Professor. Prof Mwaniki has been with the school for the last seventeen years. He has risen through the ranks since he was first employed as a Tutorial fellow.
As an Associate professor, he will be gaining new responsibilities.