Affiliation(s): Department of Physics, University of Nairobi
• Prof. B.O. Aduda specializes in Materials science and has expertise in use of: x-ray diffractometer; scanning electron microscopy; acoustic emission and acousto-ultrasonics; Characterization (optical and electrical) of photovoltaic systems; mechanical characterization of ceramics; thermophysical property measurements
• He published widely (64 publications: 38 papers in refereed journals, and 27 conference proceedings), supervised 6 PhDs and 12 MScs.
• He is a Fellow of the Kenya National Academy of Science (KNAS)
• He has served a Council Member for both the then National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) and the former Kenya Polytechnic University College
He presently the Principal – College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS) of the University of Nairobi having previous served as Associate Dean (Science) and Chairman of the Department of Physics. He is therefore knowledgeable in procurement rules and regulations, drawing strategic plans and performance-contracting.
Organization: University of Nairobi