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DR. KIRIMI JACOB

DR. KIRIMI JACOB

Lecturer

Faculty: Science, Engineering & Technology
Department: Physical Sciences

Biography

Teaching

Outputs

Research/PhD

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION
Applied Mathematics (Fluid Mechanics)
COMMUNITY SERVICE
Representative of the County Board of Education at Kathigiririni Secondary School, BOM
Students’ Academic advisor, (Mathematics Section)
Senior Examiner for K.N.E.C
Church Deacon.
OTHER ACHIEVEMENT
Honorary Degree of Advanced Bible Knowledge by U.C.C.M.A, Cleveland, T.N USA.
WORK EXPERIENCE
2016 to date: Lecturer, Chuka University
2012-2016: Assistant Lecturer, Chuka University
Jan. 2012- Nov. 2012: Part-time Tutor, Chuka University
May 2011 – Aug. 2011: Part-time Tutor, Mt. Kenya University
2005- 2012: TSC Teacher, St. Mary’s Girls, Igoji.
EDUCATION
Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics (Fluid Mechanics), Chuka University, Kenya
M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics), Kenyatta University, Kenya
B.Ed. (Science), Kenyatta University, Kenya

2016 to date: Lecturer, Chuka University
2012-2016: Assistant Lecturer, Chuka Universit

SCHOLARLY PUBLICATIONS
1. Mark O. Okongo, J. Kirimi and A.L. Murwayi. 2020. Modeling the Role of Treatment and Counseling in an HIV/Aids and Tuberculosis Submodel. International Journal of Mathematical Analysis, 14(4):157-169.
2. Kirimi Jacob, Okong’o M. O, Musundi S. W, Ombaka, O: Effects of Hall Current, Rotation and Inclined Magnetic Field on a Fluid Flowing Past Porous Parallel Vertical Plates with Heat and Mass Transfer, J. Env. Sust. Adv. Res. (2019) 5:59-68
3. Kirimi Jacob, Mark Okong’o, Sammy Musundi, Ochieng’ Ombaka: Combined Effects of Hall Current, Rotation and Inclined Magnetic Field on a Free Convection Fluid Flow Past an Exponentially Accelerated Vertical Plate with Heat and Mass Transfer; Journal of Multidisciplinary Engineering Science Studies, Vol. 5 Issue 5’ May 2019.
4. Kirimi Jacob: Unsteady MHD Flow between Two Horizontal Parallel Semi-Infinite Porous Plates; Journal of Mathematical Theory and Modeling, 6, No. 5, 2016, 157 – 171.
5. Mwarania Amendeo, Kirimi Jacob: Macroscopic Traffic Flow Model in line with Kerner Theory with consideration of driver Aggressiveness; International Journal of Engineering Innovation and Research Vol. 5, 2016 Issue 1, ISSN: 2277-5668, 2016, 31-38.
6. Jacob Kirimi: Modelling the Volatility of Maize Prices using Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average
Model; Journal of Mathematical Theory and Modeling, 6, No. 6, 2016, 143 – 149.
7. Kinyanjui A. Muthondu, Jeconia O. Abonyo, Muondwe Samuel, Jacob Kirimi, C. Isaak: Buoyancy Effects of Thermal and Mass Diffusion on MHD Natural Convection Past a Finite Vertical, Porous Flat Plate; International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics Vol. 99 No. 4 2015, 399-410.
8. M. O. Okongo, J. Kirimi, A.L. Murwayi D.K. Muriithi. 2013, Mathematical Analysis of a Comprehensive HIV/Aids Model: Treatment Vs Vaccination, Hikari Ltd, Applied Mathematical Sciences, 7:2687-2707.
9. Isaiah N. Sitati, Musundi S. Wabomba, Bernard M. Nzimbi, Kirimi Jacob: 2012. On Similarity and Quasisimilarity Equivalence Relations; BSoMass, 1(2):151-171
10. Kirimi Jacob, Musundi Sammy Wabomba, Anthony Muthondu Kinyanjui, Murwayi Alice Lunani: Magnetic Field and Hall Current Effect on MHD Free Convection Flow Past a Vertical Rotating Flat Plate. Asian Journal of Current Engineering and Maths 1:6 Nov –Dec (2012) 346-354.

POSTGRADUATE SUPERVISION
Hydromagnetic Casson Nanofluid Flow Past a Wedge in a Porous Medium in the Presence of Induced Magnetic Fields

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