About

This website is maintained by Daniel Odido. Dan is a lecturer with several years of teaching and research experience in aviation and engineering. He is currently based at Moi University where he lectures in the School of Aerospace Sciences. He previously headed the Department of Flying Studies and the Department of Aviation Security and Logistics within the School. His research interests are in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, about which he has been doing research and has published articles since 2010. He is also interested in boundary layer flow control.

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Some Publications / Presentations

  1. Odido, D. and Dala, L. Flow Control Using Localised Heating. Presented at International Aerospace Symposium of South Africa (IASSA), Irene, Pretoria. 24th – 25th Nov 2014.
  2. Starovoitovo Diana and Odido Daniel (2014) Assessment of Toxicity of Textile Dyes and Chemicals via Materials Safety Data Sheets. Research and Reviews in BioSciences RRBS, 9(7), 2014 [241-248] ISSN: 0974 – 7532
  3. Odido, D., & Madara, D. (2013). Emerging Technologies: Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems in the Realisation of Vision 2030 in the Counties. International Journal of Applied Science and Technology (IJAST), 3 (8) e ISSN 2221-1004 ; p ISSN 2221-0997 pp. 107-127
  4. Odido D. and Kifalu S. (2012). Unmanned Aerial Vehicles – Meeting the Challenges of Millennium Development Goals. Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011. ISBN 978-9966-26-001-7 pp 92 – 105 
  5. Odido D. and Torongey P. (2012). Exploring the Need and Viability of a Small Satellite Program for Less Developed Countries. Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011. ISBN 978-9966-26-001-7 pp 218 – 229 pdf
  6. Odido D. (2012). Challenges in Aerospace Security in the Post 9/11 Era: Moving towards Effective Solutions. Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011. ISBN 978-9966-26-001-7 pp 18 – 31.
  7. Torongey P. and Odido D. (2012). Roadmap towards Regional Airspace Management. Conference on Harnessing Policy Research for Sustainable Regional Integration in the EAC. 26th – 28th November 2012, Kibo Palace Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania. African Research and Resource Forum (ARRF)
  8. Odido D. (2011) Investigating the Effect of Persistent Contrails on the Surface Climate in the Region 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011.
  9. Odido D. (2011) Evaluating the use of Metrics to Assess the Environmental Impact of Aviation Emissions 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011.
  10. Odido D. (2011) On the Use of Satellite Technologies in Achieving Millennium Development Goals in Kenya 7th Annual International Conference, Moi University, 2011.

Invited Guest Speaker

  1. Invited Conference Paper Presentation, International Civil Aviation Day:

Odido D. (2012). Aviation Training to Guarantee a Reliable Connection to the World. Presented at International Civil Aviation Day Symposium (ICAO) at United Nations Headquarters in Gigiri, Nairobi. December 7, 2012.

  1. Invited Conference Paper Presentation, International Civil Aviation Day:

Odido D. (2011). Succession Planning and ATOs: Strategic Management of Human Capital in the Aviation Industry. Presented at International Civil Aviation Day Symposium. (KCAA / ICAO) Red Court Hotel, Nairobi. December 7, 2011.

  1. Invited Conference Paper Presentation, African Airlines Association (AFRAA) Convention:

Odido D. (2012).  Meeting the Training Needs of the Aviation Industry: Priorities for Enhancing Sustained Growth. Presented at Aviation Suppliers and Stakeholders Convention. African Airlines Association (AFRAA). Safari Park Hotel Nairobi. March 9, 2012.