Samson A. Nyakiti

Lecturer/HoD – Mathematics Statistics and Computing


Rongo University,
P.O. Box 103-40404, Rongo
Office line: 0770308265
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  1. Academic qualification: BEd (Science), MSc (Applied Mathematics) PhD in Applied Mathematics(Ongoing)
  2. Work experience: 19 years at several levels in the education sector
  3. Professional affiliation/membership to professional bodies: Mathematics Association of Kenya

Research Interests

Mathematical Modelling, Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design,Quantitative Finance

Ongoing research projects: Pricing/Valuation of Financial Instruments in Incomplete Markets with Specific focus on Weather Derivatives


  1. S.A. Nyakiti, D.A. Stern and O. Ongati, “Mathematical Modelling for Road Design in Kenya: The Mechanistic-Empirical Option”, 1st Kenyatta University International Mathematics Conference, LMS/AMMSI 8th-10th June, 2011, K.U., Nairobi, Kenya
  2. N.B. Okello, M.O. Okongo and S.A. Nyakiti, “On Projective Tensor Norm and Norm-Attainable α-Derivations”, Int. J. Contemp. Math. Sciences, Vol. 5, 2010, no. 40, 1969 – 1975.

  1. N.B. Okello, D.O. Ambogo and S.A. Nyakiti, “On the Constants C(Ω) and Cs(Ω) of a C*-algebra and Norms of Derivations”, International Mathematical Forum, 5, 2010, no. 53, 2647 – 2653*-algebra+and+Norms+of+Derivations%E2%80%9D%2C+International+Mathematical+Forum%2C+5%2C