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educator , Materials scientist

Leonard Yesaya Mwaikambo, Tanzanian materials scientist, educator. Achievements include research in Determination of porosity and cellulose content by density methods. Recipient research fellowship, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation-International Center for Science and High Technology of Italy, 1st degree study scholarship, World Bank, Doctor of Philosophy studies scholarship, North America Air Defense.

Background

Mwaikambo, Leonard Yesaya was born on February 20, 1953 in Kyela, Mbeya, Tanzania.

Education

Associate, Bolton Institute, England, 1984. Associate, Textile Institute. Master of Science, University Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 1997.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Bath, England, 2002.

Career

Textile technologist POLYTEX, Morogoro, Tanzania, 1984—1989. Lecturer Sokoine University of Agriculture, 1989—2003. Research fellow University of Warwick, Coventry, England, 2002—2004.

Senior lecturer University of Dar Es Salaam, Dar Es Salaam, since 2004. Director Adaptable Technologies and Services Ltd., Dar Es Salaam, 2000—2004, Natural Plastics Ltd., Coventry, Warwickshire, since 2003. Board of examiners University of Calcutta, since 2004.

Coordinator Mazimbu Campus-SUA, Morogoro, 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Determination of porosity and cellulose content by density methods.

Membership

Member of Textile Institute (associate. Governing council 1990-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married Rehesina-Rose Mlaki Senkoro, December 24, 1970. Children: Samuel, Arnold, Julius.

spouse:
Rehesina-Rose Mlaki Senkoro

child:
Samuel Mwaikambo

child:
Arnold Mwaikambo

child:
Julius Mwaikambo