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Mr Luxmore Madiye



Mr Luxmore Madiye
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Academic Qualifications

 Year                                           Qualification

1993                                           B.Tech. (Hons.) Mechanical Engineering 

2004                                           MSc. (Renewable Energy)

Posts held

1992 to 1993                              Student Attache - Zimbabwe Iron & Steel Co. (ZISCO)

1994 to 1998                              Project Engineer – Central Mechanical Equipment Department (CMED)

1998 to 2001                              Plant & Projects Engineer – Zimbabwe Iron & Steel Co. (ZISCO)

2002 to 2005                              Lecturer – Harare Polytechnic

2006 to 2009                              Lecturer – Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT)

2009 to present                          Lecturer– Department of Mechanical Engineering – UZ


B.Tech. (Hons.) Mechanical & Production, MSc., RE


  1. T. Kunatsa, L.Madiye, C. S. Shonhiwa, T. Chikuku, D. Musademba, Published March 2013,Feasibility Study of Biogas Production from Water Hyacinth. A Case of Lake Chivero Harare, Zimbabwe, International Journal of Engineering and Technology (IJET).
  2. Musademba, M. Kanyepe, L. Madiye, T. Hove, Published June 2012, Effect of Load Shedding in Chinhoyi Urban Residential Areas, Zimbabwe, International  Journal of Energy and Environment (IJEE).

Conference Papers (Peer-reviewed)

  1. T. Hove, L. Madiye, D. Musademba, Appraisal of methods for calculating the parameters of the Weibull distribution from wind data : a case of Zimbabwe locations, Paper accepted for presentation at the 5th International Conference on Applied Energy, Pretoria
  2. L.Madiye, S. Chinguwa, T. Hove,Performance Analysis of Hybrid Solar / Coal Fired Thermal Power Plant in Zimbabwe,University of Zimbabwe, September 2012
  3. S. Chinguwa, T. Chikuku, L. Madiye, L. Kagande,The role of Cleaner Production in dust Generation and Reduction in Manufacturing and Mining Industries in Developing countries, University of Zimbabwe, September 2012
  4. L. Kagande, Z. Farirai, S. Chinguwa, T. Chikuku, L. Madiye,A solar powered    refrigeration unit for use at a remote rural mortuary : A way forward for Zimbabwean rural clinics,   Chinhoyi University of Technology, January 2013

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