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Chemical engineer

Moses Aston Okech Makayoto, chemical engineer. Achievements include development of a number of products for control of medical vectors such as mosquitoes, malaria and filth flies; selected international science of the year, 2002, selected 1000 top science of the 21st century, by International Biographic Centre Cambridge Britain. Recipient Presidential award-Order of Grand Warriors, Higher Education the President Honorary Mwai Kibaki, 2004.

Education

BScChem with honors, University Nairobi, Kenya. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Dar-Es-Salaam University, Tanzania. The Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Trondheim University, Norway.

Career

Research and development manager detergents Unilever (EA) Industries Ltd., 1979—1982. With Ministry Energy and Regional Development, 1985-1988. Senior research and development scientist International Center Insect Physiology and Ecology, 1990—1997.

Director board director Productivity Center of Kenya, Kenya. Sub-coordinator technical and business development service voucher program micro and small enterprises technical project World Bank, Kenya. Program coordinator, chief research science, head Research and Development department Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute, Kenya, deputy director, technical transfer and extension services, since 2007.

Developer chemical engineering syllabi Moi University, Poly University, Mombasa and Eldoret, Kenya, 1993. Consultant energy and environment, chemical engineering biotechnology, policy formulation & analysis. Lecturer Kenyatta University.

Chairman task force Kenya National Cleaner Production Center. Presenter seminars, workshops, conferences.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of a number of products for control of medical vectors such as mosquitoes, malaria and filth flies. Selected international science of the year, 2002, selected 1000 top science of the 21st century, by International Biographic Centre Cambridge Britain.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Process Simulation (Computer-aided Design), Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics, Colloid and Surface Engineering, others.

Membership

Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, ICE (United Kingdom), Engineering Council United Kingdom (chartered).

Connections

Married Pamela Makayoto. Children: Reynolds, Grace, Fiona.

spouse:
Pamela Makayoto

child:
Reynolds Makayoto

child:
Grace Makayoto

child:
Fiona Makayoto