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Friday 19th of October 2018
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Dr. Duncan A. Mwakipesile biography


Research Done

Dr. Mwakipesile has conducted research on various topics, including the following:

  • Gasification Technologies, (fluidized bed gasifier, updraft and downdraft gasifiers) for control of emissions and clean power generation from wastes to energy.
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Control Systems
  • Industrial Automation
  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Fuel and Combustion
  • Alternative Energy Technologies
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulics
  • Publications

    Mwakipesile D. A., Mkumbwa M.H., Mtui P. J. and Mkilaha I. S. N.: ’Behaviour of Trace Metals in Gasification of Kiwira Coal Wastes’ 2nd International Conference MIE’2012, Feb.17

    Mwakipesile D. A., Mkumbwa M.H., Mtui P. J. and Mkilaha I. S. N.: ‘Thermodynamic Analysis of Sorbent for Control of Arsenic and Selenium from Coal Wastes Gasification’, 2nd International Conference MIE’2012, Feb.17

    Mwakipesile D. A., Mkumbwa M.H., Mtui P. J. and Mkilaha I. S. N. ’’Trace element contaminations of Kiwira coal wastes’, 2nd International Conference MIE’2012, Feb.17

    Mwakipesile D. A., ‘Hydrogen Production via Coal Wastes Gasification’, Journal for Sustainable Energy Technologies (JSET), September, 2011, 168, 249-260

    Mwakipesile,D.A., ‘Simulation of Process Parameters and Bed Hydrodynamics Studies for Fluidized bed Coal wastes Gasification using FLUENT’, Journal for Sustainable Energy Technologies (JSET), September, 2011, 168, 149-160

    Duncan A Mwakipesile: ‘Coal Wastes Gasification with in-situ Reduction of Toxic Metals Emissions as an Environmental Control Measure’ the 9th Regional Collaboration Conference, Makere, July, 2014, pg 62-68