FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

 

Publications (Refereed Book Chapters)

  1. Pritchard, M., Mkandawire T. O’Neill, J.G., Edmondson, A.S., and Craven, T. 2010. Water Quality Monitoring from Shallow Wells in Malawi: Case Study 2005-2007. In “Water Quality: Physical, Chemical and Biological Characteristics”. Water Resources Planning, Development and Management Series. Edited by Kudret Ertud and Ilker Mirza. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-60741-633-3

     

  2. Pritchard, M., Mkandawire T. O’Neill, J.G. 2009. Groundwater pollution in shallow   wells in Southern Malawi and a potential indigenous method of water purification. In “Appropriate technologies for environmental protection in the developing world. Selected papers from ERTEP, July 17-19, 2007, Ghana, Africa”. Edited by Yanful, E.K. Springer science + Business Media B.V. ISBN 978-1-4020-9138-4

     

    Publications (Refereed Journal Articles)   

 

  1. Martin Pritchard, Alan Edmondson,Tom Craven, Theresa Mkandawire. 2015 (In Press). Development of sustainable drinking water quality solutions for rural communities in the developing world. SEEDS International Conference.

     

  2. Mpakati Gama, E.C., Mkandawire, T. 2015. Coping with water supply shortages in major cities of Malawi. CSID Journal of Sustainable Infrastructure Development, Vol 1. 14-22. ISSN:2407-4438.

     

  3. Kaonga C C, Kambala, C, Mwendera, C, Mkandawire T. 2013. Water  quality assessment in Bangwe Township, Blantyre City, Malawi. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. Vol. 7, ISSN 1996-0786.

     

  4. Pritchard, M., Craven, T., Mkandawire T. Edmondson, A.S., O’Neill, J.G.  2010. A comparison between Moringa oleifera and chemical coagulants in the purification of drinking water – An alternative sustainable solution for developing countries.   Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, 35, 798-805.

     

  5. Pritchard, M., Craven, T., Mkandawire T. Edmondson, A.S., O’Neill, J.G.  2010. A study of the parameters affecting the effectiveness of Moringa oleifera in drinking water purification. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, 35, 791-797.

     

  6. Pritchard, M., Mkandawire T. Edmondson, A., O’Neill, J.G., Kululanga, G. 2009. Potential of using plant extracts for purification of shallow well water in Malawi. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, 34, 799-805.

     

  7. Mkandawire, T., Banda, E. 2009. Assessment of drinking water quality of Mtopwa village in Bangwe Township, Blantyre. Desalination, 248, 557-561.

     

  8.  Pritchard, M., Mkandawire T. O’Neill, J.G., 2008. Assessment of groundwater quality in shallow wells within the Southern districts of Malawi. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, 33, 812-823.

     

  9.  Mkandawire T. 2008. Quality of groundwater from shallow wells of selected villages in Blantyre District, Malawi. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, 33, 807-811.

     

  10.  Mkandawire, T, Mutawa, G., and Grimason, A.M.  2008. A Preliminary Study of the Efficiency of Soche Wastewater Treatment Plant, Blantyre, Malawi: Compliance of Final Effluent with Design and WHO Recommended Standards. Environment and Health International. Magazine of the International Federation of Environmental Health, Congress Edition, ISSN 1683, Vol. 10, No. 2. pp 8-10.

     

  11. Pritchard, M, Mkandawire, T. O’Neill G., (2007). “Biological, chemical and physical drinking water quality from shallow wells in Malawi: case study of Blantyre, Chiradzulu and Mulanje”. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth  Journal, Volume 32, issues 15-18, 1167-1177.

     

  12. Mkandawire, T.W. and Mulwafu, W.O., (2006). “Analysis of IWRM   

    Capacity building needs of Institutions and Stakeholders in Malawi.” Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, volume 31, 738-744.