Science of Mineral Formation and Water Resource

Prof. Renata Wenzkovich from Columbia University, New York speaking to TU-K staff, postgarduates students from the School of Physics and Earth Science and researchers from collaborating institutions including; Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) during a 3-day workshop on ‘Computational Ab initio Quantum Thermodynamics’; this is science explaining properties of matter and the core of the earth where minerals are formed, this extends to existence of water resource.

Prof. George Amolo, Director at the School said the workshop is part of a 10-year collaboration between TU-K and Columbia University that gives opportunities to students and staff for exchange programmes and access to super computing resource in Pittsburgh, US. The resource provides tools to study science or matter at its smallest level; that informs prediction of mineral locations, rocks and water resources. Such simulations eliminate trial and error thus informs investment precision.

Events and Notices

2021/22 Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar for the 2021 2022 Academic Year for diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. >> Download Calendar

 

International Students Meeting

January
Wednesday
25
Wed, 25. January 2023
This is to inform all international Students at The Technical University of Kenya that there will be a meeting to be held on Thursday, 26th January, 2023 at Room 31 starting 4:30 p…

Expression of Interest for Running Business at the Student Centre

January
Thursday
19
Thu, 19. January 2023
The Students Centre Governing Board (SCGB) invites bids from eligible candidates interested in Running Businesses outlined in Section 6 of this document for a period of one (1) Cal…

Signing of the Nominal Roll

January
Monday
16
Mon, 16. January 2023
With reference to the above captioned matter, it is worth noting that all classes commenced on 3rd January, 2023 and the Term is expected to end on 25th March, 2023.
As a resu…

December 2022 Graduation Cohort - List for Certificate Printing

January
Monday
16
Mon, 16. January 2023
We wish to congratulate you for successfully completing your studies at the Technical University of Kenya and notify you that names on your academic certificates will appear as lis…