Name of staff: Mr. Elisa Kiwelu
Position: Environmental Modular and Water resource Expert
He is pursuing a Master of Science in Water Science and Engineering with a specialization in Hydro-informatics from UNESCO-IHE (Netherlands). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from University of Dar es Salaam, with 9 years’ experience in the areas of hydrology, hydrogeology, hydraulics, water supply and sanitation, water treatment, sewerage and wastewater treatment, industrial wastewater management, water pollution prevention and control, air and noise pollution control, environmental planning and impact assessment, environmental systems analysis, GIS and Remote Sensing as well as water resources and environmental modeling. He is registered by NEMC as an EIA Expert.
He has got hands-on experience in the use of state-of-the-art analytical, data processing, and decision support tools and techniques applied in different disciplines. These include, but are not limited to common office applications (Microsoft Office suite), various GIS and Remote Sensing, hydraulic, surface and groundwater, industrial and municipal wastewater, air quality, river basin and floodplain models/software (i.e. ArcGIS, ERDAS, Surpac, Surfer, Strater, Hydro GeoAnalyst, AQETSOLV, AquaChem, WaterGEMS, SewerGEMS, SOBEK, SWAT, WMS, RIFT TD, GMS, ADMS, FEFLOW, and WEST), engineering design/drafting software (AutoCAD Civil); as well as system optimization, computer programming, and applications development tools (Matlab Simulink, Visual Basic, FORTRAN).