Mr. Peter Yegon

Designation: Tutorial Fellow
School: School of Engineering
Department: Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Academic Background

MSc. Power EngineeringPeoples Friendship University of Russia2020
BSc. Electrical and Electronics EngineeringJomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology2016

Areas of Expertise

  • Power Systems Engineering

Work Experience

  • Apr 2022 – To Date: Tutorial Fellow – Dedan Kimathi University
  • Jan 2021 – Apr 2021: Part time Lecturer – Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenyatta University, Multimedia University, Muranga University of Technology
  • 2015: Attachment – KTDA Toror Tea Factory
  • 2014: Attachment – Kenya Meteorological Department
  • 2013: Attachment – Chemelil Sugar co LTD

Awards, Scholarships and Recognitions

  • 2017 – Russian Government Scholarship

Postgraduate Thesis Supervision and Examination
i) Masters

  • Features of operation of Thermal Power Plants in hot areas(Case study –Kenyan System)

Research Interests

  • Modern Power Systems and Smart Grids-Incorporation of Renewable energy into conventional grids.
  • Modern Computer Communicative Technologies, Intelligent Systems – Fuzzy Logic and Neural Networks.

Affiliation/Membership to Professional Bodies

  • Engineers Board of Kenya – Graduate Engineer