Prof Paul Mwanza Shiundu - CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

 

  • Veronica M. Muinde, Dorington O. Ogoyi, Edward K. Nguu, and Paul M. Shiundu: “Impact of Human activities on Lake Victoria Water Quality: A Case Study of the Winam Gulf”; Paper Presented at the International Conference on Sustainable Water Management in African Countries, Kisumu Hotel, October 1 – 3, 2012.
  • Veronica M. Muinde, Dorington O. Ogoyi, Edward K. Nguu, and Paul M. Shiundu: “Assessment of Heavy Metal Pollution in Water, Sediments, and Tilapia Fish from Winam Gulf, Lake Victoria”; Paper Presented at the 4th International Toxicology Symposium in Africa, Samora Machel School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia, September 2 – 4, 2012.
  • Veronica M. Muinde, Dorington O. Ogoyi, Edward K. Nguu, and Paul M. Shiundu: “Effects of Heavy Metal Pollution on the Levels of Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Commercial Fish from Lake Victoria”; Paper Presented at the 1st VicRes Biennial Forum, Commonwealth Speke Resort Munyonyo, Uganda, October 9 – 12, 2011.
  • Successfully organized the 1st National Waste Management Training/Workshop in conjunction with Nesvax Innovations and University of Wester Ontario, Canada on “Integrated Waste Management, Design and Monitoring of Contaminated Systems” at the School of Physical Sciences, Chiromo Campus, University of Nairobi, May 24th – 28th, 2010.
  • Invited by the National Council for Science and Technology to Chair the “Water and Sanitation” session at the 3rd National Conference on Dissemination of Research Results and Exhibition of Innovations” held at Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi Kenya, 3rd – 7th May, 2010.
  • Successfully organized the 2nd Annual East and Central Advanced Chromatography & Regulatory Training/Vendor Exhibition Workshop at the School of Physical Sciences, Chiromo Campus, University of Nairobi, March 8th – 18th, 2010.
  • Attended the 3rd Conference of Vice-Chancellors and Deans of Science, Engineering and Technology (COVIDSET 2009) in Kampala, Uganda, November 23 – 25, 2009.
  • Attended the First RAF4022 Project Coordination Meeting on “Enhancing Research Reactor’s Utilization and Safety” in Abuja, Nigeria, November 4th – 6th, 2009.
  • Attended the 6th African Regional Conference on “Reactor Utilization and Safety” in Abuja, Nigeria, November 2nd - 3rd, 2009.
  • Successfully organized the 1st Annual East and Central Advanced Chromatography Training & Vendor Exhibition Workshop at the School of Physical Sciences, Chiromo Campus, University of Nairobi, May 25th – 29th, 2009.
  • Attended the Lake Victoria Research Initiative (VicRes) Pollution and Heavy Metal Cluster Workshop”; Club la Tanganyika, Bujumbura, Burundi, April 2nd – 4th, 2009.
  • Madadi, V.O., S.O. Wandiga, and P.M. Shiundu.  “Assessment of Sustainability of Agricultural Practices in Kenyan Catchment of Lake Victoria”. Paper presented at the XII CHEMRAWN International Conference on The Role of Chemistry in Sustainable Agriculture and Human Wellbeing in Africa. Stellenbosch University, South Africa, December 2nd – 5th, 2007.
  • Invited to attend “The African Virtual University (AVU) Teacher Education Content Authoring Workshop”, The Nairobi Safari Club Hotel, Nairobi (Kenya), 21st August – 2nd September, 2006.
  • Invited by The National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) to attend a “National Workshop on Country Priorities Targeting Global Environment Facility (GEF) Funding for the Plan Period 2006-2011”, 17th August, 2006.
  • Attended “The African Virtual University (AVU) Teacher Education Curriculum Design & Development Workshop”, The Hilton Hotel, Nairobi (Kenya), October 24th – 29th, 2005.
  • Invited to attend The University of Nairobi Tutors Workshop at the Faculty of Science Board Room, Chiromo Campus on August 7th, 2003.
  • Reviewed Course SCH 103 at a B.ED. (SCIENCE) Editors/Reviewers Workshop for the Distance Learning Programme at Garden Hotel, Machakos, July 25-28, 2003.
  • P.M. Shiundu and Kim R. Williams: “Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation for Particle Analysis: Opportunities and Challenges”. Paper presented at the 224th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting; Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering Division, Boston, Massachusetts, August 18-22, 2002.
  • P.M. Shiundu and Kim R. Williams: “Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation for Particle Surface Composition Analysis”. Paper presented at the 44th Rocky Mountain Conference on Analytical Chemistry, Hyatt Regency Denver, Denver, Colorado, (USA), July 28-August 1, 2002.
  • P.M. Shiundu: “Opportunities and Challenges of Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation in Particle Characterization”.  Paper presented at The Department of Chemistry & Geochemistry, Coolbaugh Hall, Coloradao School of Mines, Golden Colorado, USA, April 16th, 2002.
  • P.M. Shiundu, "Basic Principles and Applications of Chromatography".  Lecture Paper Presented at the Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa Kenya Branch (NAPREKA-K).  Pre-Symposium Workshop held at the Department of Chemistry, University of Nairobi; Nairobi-Kenya, 22nd - 24th August, 2001.
  • P.M. Shiundu, F. Mulaa* and E.R.B. Moore: "Effects of Metal Ions and Phenolic Compounds on Thermophilic Bacteria isolated from Lake Bogoria - Kenya".  Poster presentation at The Third International Congress on Extremophiles, Humburg-Harburg/ Germany, 3rd - 7th September, 2000.
  • P.M. Shiundu and B. Anyango*: "Institutional Arrangements Towards Biotechnology Policy Making in Kenya”.  Paper prepared and presented for Biotechnology and Public Policy Training Course at The African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS), Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 30th - October 29th, 1999.
  • S.M. Munguti, and P.M. Shiundu: "Effects of Ionic Strength of Carrier on Particle Retention in Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation". The 3rd Kenya Chemical Society International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, 16th-20th August, 1999.
  • P.M. Shiundu and S.M. Munguti:  "Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation: Theory and Practice in the Separation and Characterization of Synthetic Polymers and Particulates". The 3rd Kenya Chemical Society International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, 16th-20th August, 1999.
  • P.M. Shiundu:  “Field-Flow Fractionation: Theory and Practice”. The 2nd Theoretical Chemistry Workshop in Africa, Nairobi, Kenya, August 26th-30th, 1996.
  • P.M. Shiundu, M.N. Myers, S.K. Ratanathanawongs, and J.C. Giddings: “Recent Advances in Particle Characterization by Field-Flow Fractionation”. 24th Annual Meeting of the Fine Particle Society, Chicago 1993.
  • P.M. Shiundu, G. Liu, and J.C. Giddings: “Factors Affecting Particle Retention in Thermal Field-Flow Fractionation”.  The Third International Symposium on Field-Flow Fractionation, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 1992.
  • A.P. Wade, P.M. Shiundu and P.D. Wentzell:  “Automated Exploration and Exploitation of Flow Injection Response Surfaces”.  Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Society (FACSS) XVII, Cleveland, October 1990.
  • P.M. Shiundu and A.P. Wade: “Catalytic Photometric Determination of Selenium by Flow Injection Analysis”. Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Society (FACSS) XVII, Cleveland, October 1990.
  • P.M. Shiundu and A.P. Wade: Spectrophotometric Determination of Peroxydisulphate With o-Dianisidine by Flow Injection”.  Winter Conference on Flow Analysis, Florida, January 3-5th, 1990.
  • P.M. Shiundu, P.D. Wentzell, and A.P. Wade:  “Spectrophotometric Determination of Peroxydisulphate With Sulphochlorophenolazorhadanine by Flow Injection”. Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Society (FACSS) XVI, Chicago, October 1989.
  • P.M. Shiundu, A.P. Wade, P.D. Wentzell, and J.A. Horner: “New Programmable Hardware in Automated Flow Injection Analysis”. Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Society (FACSS) XV, Boston, November 1988.
  • A.P. Wade*, P.M. Shiundu. and P.D. Wentzell: “Automated Development of FIA by Adaptive Control”.  Flow Analysis IV, Las Vegas, April 17-20th, 1988.
  • P.M. Shiundu, P.D. Wentzell, and A.P. Wade: “Automated Methods Development for Flow Injection Analysis: Some Case Studies”.  Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Society (FACSS) XV, Boston, November 1988.
  • P.M. Shiundu and A.B. Callear: “Mechanism(s) of Hg 6s6p(3P1) Hg 6s6p(3P0) Transition Induced by Nitrogen”. Seminar, Chemistry Department, University of British Columbia, November 1987.