Prof. Valerian C.K. Silayo

Mobile phone: +255-754-476507

Research publications
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Areas of specialization and research interest
  • Processing and post-harvest engineering and management

Academic qualifications, University/College attended, date obtained

  • PhD (Sun Drying of Grains) Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K     December, 1995

  • MSc Food Process Engineering, University of Reading, U.K     December, 1987

  • BSc. Process Engineering (Hons), University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, December, 1985

Professional qualification including Membership in Professional Societies

  • Corporate Member (M819) – the Institution of Engineers Tanzania
  • Registered Professional Engineer (R.Eng. 1799) – the Engineers Registration Board (ERB) of Tanzania

  • Member – the Tanzania Society of Agricultural Engineers (TSAE)

Working experience

  • Working at Sokoine University of Agriculture at the Department of Engineering Sciences and Technology from 1985 to date