MSc Theses

2018

John Mwaura Kariuki, 2018, Kenya: Development of universal microsatellite primers from Oreochromis niloticus and cross amplification on congeneric species using Next Generation sequencing

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Damaris Njeri Kinyua, 2018, Kenya: Influence of land use change on greenhouse gas emission and carbon stock in tropical wetlands of east Africa

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Martin Tschikof, 2018, Austria: A Nitrogen-cycling Model of an integrated Aquaculture in Machakos, Kenya

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Gernot Englmaier, 2018, Austria: Preliminary study for a bio-indicator based assessment system in Ethiopian rivers

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Dorothy Khasisi Lukhabi, 2018, Kenya: Efficiency of constructed wetlands in removal of bacterial pathogens with focus on different substrate sizes

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Moses Mathenge Githaiga, 2018, Kenya: Assessment of Mangrove Forest Structure and Fish Assemblages in Kwale County, Kenya. A case of Gazi and Vanga Mangrove Forests

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David Wanjala Namwaya, 2018, Kenya: Drivers of carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane (CH4) fluxes from headwater streams of the river Mara, Kenya

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Lilian Rudo Nyashanu, 2018, Zimbabwe: Assessing the effects of floodplain extent over time on Mimosa pigra stands in the Kafue Flats, Zambia

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Emmanuel Okalang, 2018, Uganda: Solid waste management practices and challenges in communities surrounding wetland ecosystems in a developing nation: a case study of Uganda

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Charles Jjuuko, 2018, Uganda: A dynamic simulation model for nitrogen and phosphorus cycling in floating tropical papyrus wetlands of East Africa

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Janvière Tuyisenge, 2018, Rwanda: Temporal patterns of mixing and stratification in lake Kivu

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Philippe Kwitonda, 2018, Rwanda: Comparative assessment of wetlands integrity using dragonfly indices

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2017

Marshet Adugna Mitiku, 2017, Ethiopia: Parasite species richness of fish from fish ponds and fingerling sources in Central Ethiopia:  It's imlication on aquaculture development
Abstract: HERE
Full text: HERE

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Cavine Omondi, 2017, Kenya: Effects of long-term inorganic nutrient additions on benthic biofilm structure and functions in shaded and non-shaded streams: using indoor flume experiment, Lunz am See, Austria
Abstract: HERE
Full text: HERE
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Susanne Reisinger, 2017, Austria: The current status of gobies (Gobiidae) in Danube rip-raps in Vienna, Austria, Abstract: HERE

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Mark Olokotum, 2017, Uganda: The occurrence and elimination of cyanobacterial toxins in potable water in Uganda; A Case of Gaba III and Walukuba Waterworks

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Nathan Muchwa Semwanga, 2017, Uganda: Heavy metal levels in River Rwizi, Uganda

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Martha Kaingi Muteti, 2017, Kenya: Suitability of on-farm formulated feeds and pond characteristics for Nile Tilapia production in Semi-Intensive culture in selected farms of Rift Valley Region, Kenya

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Renis Auma Ojwala, 2017, Kenya: Effect of water quality on the parasite assemblages infecting Nile tilapia in fish farms in Nakuru County, Kenya

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H.M. Nurul Islam, 2017, Bangladesh: Effects of land use and geological composition on nutrient ratios (N, P and Si) and phytoplankton community structure: A case study on Upper Danube River Basin, Austria

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Metogbe Belfried Djihuessi, 2017, Benin: Effect of the removal of water hyacinth on nutrient budget in shallow coastal lake: A case study from Lake Nokoué in Benin

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2016

David Were, 2016, Uganda: Assessment of the impact of flower farming on wetland ecosystems and ecosystems services : a case study of Lutembe Bay wetland, Uganda

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Alejandra Gulfo Gonzalez, 2016, Colombia: Characterization of water and sediment of a tropical shallow lake in the Xochimilco urban wetland system, Mexico

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Toko Moses Butele, 2016, Uganda: Ecosystem services in key biodiversity areas of Lake Victoria Basin

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Ann Njeri Numi, 2016, Kenya: Microalgal-bacterial photobioreactor for the removal of carbon dioxide from biogas engine flue gases

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Kenechukwu Obumneme Akabueze, 2016, Nigeria: Impact of changed water level on physico-chemical characteristics and plankton community of Lake Nakuru, Kenya

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Samiullah Khan, 2016, Pakistan: Biochemical characterization of particulate and dissolved organic matter in pre-alpine Lake Lunz

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Joshua Tazibirwa, 2016, Uganda: The influence of bujjagali falls and hydropower station on spatio-temporal fish assemblage in the upper Nile river

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Anna Schöpfer, 2016, Austria: Capturing the effects of the Danube River incision on the potential natural vegetation of the Donau-Auen National Park

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Medhanit Meri, 2016, Ethiopia: Reproduction and feeding habit of mud fish/Clarias Gariepinus in Lake Naivasha wetland

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Christine Wambui Mburu, 2016, Kenya: Composition and function of additive on wastewater treatment

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2015

Alemayehu Wubie Zerihun, 2015, Ethiopia: Comparative study of synthetic hormone Ovaprim and Carp pituitary gland used in induced breeding of African catfish (Clarias gariepinus)

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Tarekegn Arage Ayele, 2015, Ethiopia: Growth performance and survival rate of African catfish larvae Clarias gariepinus (Burchell 1822) fed on different types of live and formulated feeds

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Dereje Akalu Desta, 2015, Ethiopia: The effect of eucalyptus plantation on macroinvertebrate community of Ethiopian High Land streams

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Carolyne Guto, 2015, Kenya: Incorporation of copra meal in the formulation of diet for milkfish (Chanos chanos), grey mullet (Mugil cephalus), red snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) and mangrove red snapper (Lutjanus argentimaculatus)

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Farasat Ali, 2015, Pakistan: Strategic Environmental Assessment as a tool for Trans-boundary River Basin Management: a case study of the Chenab River Basin

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Gadiel David Moshi, 2015, Tanzania: Assessment of wastewater treatment efficiency of a constructed wetland at Finlays Flower Farm, Kericho, Kenya

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Risper Ondiek, 2015, Kenya: Assessment of ecosystem services in natural wetlands and rice fields in Nyando floodplain

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Mijanur Rahman, 2015, Bangladesh: Assessment and valuation of wetland for improved development decision-making: A case study on mangrove wetland in Bangladesh

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2014

Nicholas Otieno Outa, 2014, Kenya: INVESTIGATION OF ASPECTS OF FEEDING ECOLOGY AND BIOLOGY OF THE NILE TILAPIA, OREOCHROMIS NILOTICUS (LINNEAUS, 1758) IN LAKE NAIVASHA, KENYA

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Emmanuel Omonding, 2014, Uganda: Denitrification potential in a natural wetland in an agricultural catchment receiving urban runoff and partially treated wastewater

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Violet Magaret Namakula, 2014, Uganda: Optimization of a Duplex constructed wetland for nitrogen removal through nitrification and denitrification

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Abelneh Yimer Melaku, 2014, Ethiopia: Effects of feed additives (premix) on growth performance of three Oreochromis niloticus (L., 1758) Ethiopian strains in concrete ponds, Sebeta, Ethiopia

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Jully Seema Senteu, 2014, Kenya: MODELLING NITROGEN TRANSFORMATIONS AND THE TREATMENT EFFICIENCY OF A TROPICAL DOMESTIC WASTEWATER CONSTRUCTED WETLAND IN EGERTON UNIVERSITY, KENYA

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Sheela Sharma, 2014, Nepal: Phosphorus Binding Fractions In Oxidized Migina Wetland Sediments, Rwanda

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Emma Immaculate Kyomukama, 2014, Uganda: Optimization of the Duplex constructed wetland design for total microbial activity removal of faecal indicator organisms and organic matter from domestic wastewater

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Solomon Akalu Dealegne, 2014, Ethiopia: Removal of faecal indicator organisms and organic matter from domestic wastewater

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