Staff Profiles: Geosciences

Dr Thomas Dzvinamurungu

Position: Acting Chairperson

Research interests: 
    Mineralogy Process mineralogy/Geometallurgy Economic Geology Mineral Exploration Geological Field mapping Structural Geology

Mr Ashton Mbonje

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:     
    Fuel cells /hydrogen production and storage Petroleum Modelling and simulation of energy systems Fossil fuels

Mr Honest Dewah 

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Application of geophysical methods to the discovery of: Mineral deposits Exploration and Evaluation Geotechnical investigations Groundwater Resources exploration and Evaluation

Priscilla Chima

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:     
    Sedimentology Petroleum Geology and Reservoir characterization Basin Analysis Fossil fuels Sedimentary Petrology/Petrophysics Hydrogeology

Mr Mutakaya Masimba Aspinas

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Mathematical Finance which deals mainly with Stochastic Calculus in the areas of Exchange rates and Mining contracts.

Mr Perfect Privilege Chifoto

Position: Lecturer

Research interests:
    RADAR and remote sensing in mining, The Effect of Geomagnetism and the South Atlantic anomaly in mineralogy, Instrumentation in mineral mining and processing.

Mr Leonard Tariro Senderayi

Position: Lecturer

 Research Interests
    Spatial database design and implementation Greenstone Belts and Massive Sulphide Zone Mineralisation) Well Hydraulics, Groundwater Flow Modeling and Groundwater Contaminants Multispectral and Hyperspectral Imaging Systems

Mr Enkelbert Chinwada

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests: Application of geophysical methods to the discovery of:
    Mineral deposits Exploration and Evaluation Coal and Gas Exploration and Evaluation Geotechnical investigations Groundwater Resources exploration and Evaluation. GIS and Remote sensing processing and interpretation techniques