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Professor Freddie Inambao

Professor Freddie L. Inambao holds an MSc and PhD in Mechanical Engineering with specialisation in thermodynamics and internal combustion engines from Volgograd Polytechnic Institute, Russia. He has lectured in several universities in Southern Africa including the University of Zambia, University of Botswana, University of Durban-Westville (before the merger with the University of Natal) and currently a Senior Lecturer in the discipline of Mechanical Engineering of the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Howard College, Durban, South Africa. He is an expert in thermodynamics, internal combustion engines, renewable and alternative energy and energy management.

  “You can't be wrong and get right”
 Position:   Professor

  PhD Technical Sciences
MSc Mechanical Engineering
Discipline:   Mechanical
Campus:   Howard
Telephone:   031 260 8530
Research Areas:   Thermodynamics, internal combustion engines, renewable and alternative energy and energy management.
Recent Publications:

  Abdusalam Sulaiman, Freddie Inambao, Glen Bright, Solar Energy as an Alternative Energy Source to Power Mobile Robots, Robot Intelligence Technology and Applications 2, Series Title: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 274, 2014, pp 957-969, Copyright: 2014 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-05582-4_84, Print ISBN 978-3-319-05581-7, Online ISBN 978-3-319-05582-4, Series ISSN 2194-5357, Publisher Springer International Publishing.

Igbum, O.G.,Eloka-Eboka, A.C., Ubwa, S.T. and Inambao, F.L. (2014) ‘Evaluation of environmental impact and gaseous emissions of biodiesel fuels and blends of selected feed-stocks’, Int. J. Global Warming, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp.99–112.

Shadreck M. Situmbeko and Dr. Freddie L. Inambao (2014) Heat Exchanger Design for Solar Thermal Systems, 2nd Southern African Solar Energy Conference (SASEC 2014), 27th to 29th January 2014, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

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