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Staff Profiles: Applied Physics and Telecommunications

Dr Action Nechibvute

Position: Executive Dean

Research Interests:
    Energy systems & wireless sensor networks, particularly Energy sources for ambient intelligence & Energy harvesting using smart piezoelectric materials Energy sufficient wireless Instrumentation, WSNs, & industrial automation FEM modeling using Multiphysics platforms Microcontroller electronics

Dr Cloud Nyamhere

Position: Chairperson

Research Interests:
    Semiconductor Device Physics and Electronic materials, particularly Electrical characterization of defects Semiconductor fabrication, and device processing Nanomaterial and material sciences

Mr Valentine Gora

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Semiconductor device micro-fabrication, particularly Characterization of Schottky contacts Defects in semiconductor Devices Thin Film Physics & Material Characterization

Mr Victor Mazheke

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Electromagnetic Wave theory and thin film physics Numerical Electromagnetics Antenna Engineering Preparation, Deposition and Characterisation of thin films

Mr Courage Mudzingwa

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    HF radio communications, particularly HF propagation mechanisms and modeling Antenna Modeling FEM study of optical waveguides

Mr Bernard Siachingoma

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Exploration geophysics and applied electromagnetics, particularly Geophysical techniques for platinum group metals Seismography The geophysics of the great dyke

Rujeko Lynette Mpandanyama

Position: Temporary Full Time Lecturer

Research Interest:
    Nuclear, Radiation and Medical Physics Materials and Sensors

Mr Sibanda Nkululeko

Position: Temporary Full Time Lecturer

Research Interest:
    5G Network slicing and Security; Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT); AI-Based networking (AI, IoT and 5G convergence); Cloud Computing Services - IaaS

Mr Felix Mazunga

Position: Temporary Fulltime Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Optical communication devices and wireless communications, particularly Materials for applications in fibre optic devices Wireless positioning systems Semiconductor device physics

Mr Farai Nhunge

Position: Technician

Research Interests      

    Distributed Control Systems Industrial Process Control Systems Programmable Logic Controllers Visualization (Human Machine Interface & Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) Industrial Instrumentation and Control

Mr Nicholas Taruvinga

Position: Technician

Research Interests:
    Design of laboratory equipment Programming of controller devices Metrology