Dr. Juliah Wangari

Julia

Designation: Tutorial Fellow

Research Interests

  • Thermodynamic modelling of ultra high-pressure metamorphic rocks
  • Software development in the mining industry
  • Mining geology
  • Mine design, planning and optimization
  • Mineral economics
  • Socio-economic and environmental impacts of mining
  • Future of minerals and mining
  • Sustainable mining practices

Journal Publications

Muriuki, J., Nakamura, D., Hirajima, T., & Svojtka, M. (2020). Mineralogical heterogeneity of UHP garnet peridotite in the Moldanubian Zone of the Bohemian Massif (Nové Dvory, Czech Republic). Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 190126.

Muriuki, J. W., & Temeng, V. A. (2018). Computer-Aided Cut-off Grade Optimisation for Open Pit Mines. Ghana Mining Journal, 18(2), 1-8.

Githiria, J., Musingwini, C., & Muriuki, J. (2016). Development of a computer-aided application using Lane’s algorithm to optimize cut-off grade. Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 116(11), 1027-1035.

Conference Papers

(Abstract-Reviewed)

Muriuki, J., Nakamura, D., Hirajima, T., & Svojtka, M. (2020). Mineralogical heterogeneity of UHP garnet peridotite in the Moldanubian Zone of the Bohemian Massif (Nové Dvory, Czech Republic). Annual Meeting of Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, [R8P-01], (Kyushu, Japan, 2019-09).

Contacts

jwangari@jkuat.ac.ke