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Dr Joseph Mudare

Senior Lecturer


Dr Joseph Mudare

Quallifications: PhD in Electric Circuits and Systems (Jilin University, P. R. China 2012-2015); MSc in Control Theory and Control engineering (NCEPU, P. R. China 2009-2012); BSc (HON) Electronic Engineering (NUST, Zimbabwe 1997-2002).

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Research Interests: Sliding mode control; Automation and application of Micro controller- based systems

Dr J. Mudare started as a student engineer at Siemens (pvt) limited. His main duties involved the repair and installation of office communication systems and medical equipment. In 2005 he joined the Harare Polytechnic as a lecturer teaching courses like Computer Systems Architecture and Control Systems. During that time he was also an examiner for HEXCO examinations. He then joined the University of Zimbabwe as a teaching assistant in 2008 and was subsequently assigned as a Study Fellow whilst pursuing his studies in China. He rejoined the University’s academic staff in 2016 and is now a senior lecturer in the department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He teaches a wide range of Control and Electronic Engineering subjects including Electronic Circuit Design, Analogue Electronics and Control Systems. Currently, he is also the department’s examination officer and a member of the Faculty Quality Assurance Committee. His fields of interest for research include sliding mode control, automation and application of microcontroller based systems.


  1. Peter ManyereEdward ChikuniJoseph MudareEmmanuel RashayiThanks Marisa. Long Duration Linear Frequency Modulated Pulse Based Spotlight Synthetic Aperture Radar Sub-image Reconstruction Error Reduction Technique.. April 2018 ACRID'17: Proceedings of the EAI International Conference on Research, Innovation and Development for Africa. Publisher: ICST (Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering)
  2. J. Mudare –“Digital Soft-Start PSM Buck Converter”, International Journal of Research Studies in Science, Engineering and Technology[IJRSSET], Volume 2, Issue5, May 2015
  3. Washington Musungwa, Emanuel Rashayi, Peter Manyere, Thanks Marisa JSESD Title- ‘Design and Development of an Automated Mult-Source Fed Synchronized Grid Power System for Providing Households with Continous Power Supply’.

  4. Gunda L, Chikuni E, Tazvinga H, and Mudare J. Journal of Energy in Southern Africa: Title – Estimating wind power generation in Zimbabwe using vertical wind profile extrapolation techniques: A case study Vol.32 No1 (2021): Journal of Energy in Southern Africa. DOI:


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