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educator , Mechanical engineer

Iddi Suleiman Nyangarika Mkilaha, Tanzanian mechanical engineer, educator. Member of Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Chemical Engineering, Institution of Engineers Tanzania.

Background

Mkilaha, Iddi Suleiman Nyangarika was born on July 21, 1956 in Moshi,, Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. Son of The Late Suleiman Nyangarika Mkilaha and Mwanamisi Mrindoko Mziray.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University of Dar es Salaam. Master of Science in Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan, 1988. DEngring., Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan, 1996.

Career

Laboratory assistant Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 1980. Tutorial assistant University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 1984—1986, assistant lecturer Tanzania, 1986—1991, lecturer Tanzania, 1991—1997, senior lecturer, since 1997. Technical advisor JABA Tanzania Ltd., Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 1988—1992.

External examiner Tanesco Training Institute Kidatu, Morogoro, Tanzania, 1988—1992. Examinations moderator National Examination Council of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, 1988—1991. Instructor VETA Workshop, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 1999.

Visiting researcher Toyohashi University of Technology, Aichi, Japan, 2000—2001, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science research fellow, 2001—2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Simultaneous reduction of particulates and Nitrogen Oxide from diesel engine by compressed air injection. Invention of Capture of Pb and Cd by sorbents. Research in Use of natural and waste materials as sorbents to capture trace metals.

    Research in Co-combustion of biomass and coal reduces Nitrogen Oxide emission. Invention of Valveopening speed and lift to affect the fuel-air mixing in engines.

Membership

Member of Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Chemical Engineering, Institution of Engineers Tanzania.

Connections

Married Tasiana Mchome, October 5, 1985. Children: Toyomi Iddi, Herry Iddi, Ayumi Iddi.

father:
The Late Suleiman Nyangarika Mkilaha

mother:
Mwanamisi Mrindoko Mziray

spouse:
Tasiana Mchome

child:
Toyomi Iddi Mkilaha

child:
Herry Iddi Mkilaha

child:
Ayumi Iddi Mkilaha