MRS MARY N. AHUNA


POSITION
CURRENT DESIGNATION: TECHNOLOGIST , DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRIC AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
OFFICE EMAIL: mnabangala@tukenya.ac.ke
OFFICE TELEPHONE: +254(020) 2219929, 3341639, 3343672
CONSULTATION HOURS: 8AM-5PM MON - FRI
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EDUCATION
Qualification Area of Specialization Institution Year
MASTERS OF SCIENCE (M.SC.)ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (TELECOMMUNICATIONS)UNIVERSITY OF KWAZULU-NATAL (SOUTH AFRICA)2016
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (BSC)COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SYSTEMSUNIVERSITY OF LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)2014
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (BSC)BPHIL IN TECHNOLOGY( ELECTRICAL &ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING) UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI (KENYA)2012
DIPLOMATECHNICAL EDUCATIONKENYA TECHNICAL TEACHERS COLLEGE (KENYA)2006
HIGHER DIPLOMADIPLOMA IN ELECTRICAL &ELECTRONIC ENG.KENYA POLYTECHNIC (KENYA)2004
CERTIFICATEINFORMATION TECHNOLOGYKENYA POLYTECHNIC (KENYA)1998
DIPLOMADIPLOMA IN ELECTRICAL &ELECTRONIC ENG.KENYA INSTITUTE OF MASS COMMUNICATION (KENYA)1993
O LEVEL/EQUIVALENTKENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCTIONNASOKOL GIRLS SEC SCHOOL (KENYA)1989
WORK EXPERIENCE
Period Position Institution
24/7/2014 - TO DATETECHNOLOGISTKENYA POLYTECHNIC (KENYA)
01/03/1995 - 01/07/2009SNR TECHNICIANKENYA POLYTECHNIC (KENYA)
GENERAL STATEMENT ON RESEARCH AREA(S)
I am currently focused on dynamic rain fade mitigation techniques over earth-satellite communication links
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
- Rainfall Rate Prediction based on Artificial Neural Networks For Rain Fade Mitigation over Earth Satellite link http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?arnumber=8095546
- 30-Second and One-Minute Rainfall Rate Modelling and Conversion for Millimetric Wave Propagation in South Africa https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=8532248
- Outage Prediction during Intense Rainstorm Events Using Queuing Theory and Markov Chains over Radio Links http://www.jpier.org/PIERM/pierm73/19.18060205.pdf
- Specific Rain Attenuation Dependence on Rain Storm Magnitudes and Measured Drop Sizes https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8572381
- Effects of Storm Attenuation Over Satellite Links in Sub-Tropical Africa https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8597964
COURSES TAUGHT
Course Name Brief Description Period
Robotics & CyberneticsGeared towards design and implementation of automated control systemsJanuary 2016 - April 2016
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND SOCIETIES
Member, IEEE-HKN, UKZN Chapter
Member, IEEE
Member, IEEE Women in Engineering
Member, South African Institute of Electrical Engineers

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