Paul C. Chisale (PhD, MSc, MAZAA, MEIZ, PEng)
Senior Lecturer
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BACKGROUND
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PhD Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Division of Industrial Science, Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai -Nada, Kobe 657-8501, Japan (1994-1997)

MSc Mechanical Engineering (Merit), Internal Combustion Engines, Technical University Varna, Bulgaria (1984-1989).

'A' Level (Distinction), Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Technical Drawing and Bulgarian Language. Technical University Rousse, Bulgaria (1983-1984).

G. C. E 'O' Level Cambridge Examination (Division I), Mathematics, English Language, Physical Science, Geography, Agricultural Science, Bemba, History, and Religious Education. Mwense Boys' Secondary School, Zambia (1977-1981).

Post Graduate Certificates

Advanced Cert. in Internet-Based Education/Training Materials, Santren/Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft e. V(2001).

Cert. in Internet-Based Education/Training Materials, Santren/Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft e. V (2000).
Cert. of Attendance in University Teaching Methodologies, The University of Zambia (2000).

Cert. of Award in International and Domestic Arbitration, Forum for International Commercial Arbitration, Internal Trade Centre and USAID (2000).

Cert. in Mediation, USAID/High Court for Zambia (2000).

Cert. of Attendance in Physical Models and Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamical Problems, The University of Zambia/ Eindhoven University of Technology (1999).

Post-graduate cert. in Cleaner Production & Environmental Management in Industries, Det Norske Veritas/ Environmental Council of Zambia (1999).

•    Employment history

Sabbatical Senior Lecturer (2012), Thermodynamics and Energy Systems, The Polytechnic of Namibia, Private Bag 13388, Engineering Building, Bramhs Street, Windhoek, Namibia.

Senior Lecturer (2003 to date), Lecturer I (2000-2003), Lecturer II, (1997-1999), and Project Engineer (Equiv. Lect. III, 1990-1992) University of Zambia, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Box 32379, Lusaka, Zambia.

Ph. D Research Fellow (1994-1997), and Research Fellow (1993-1994) Graduate school of Science, and Technology, Division of Industrial Science, Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai-Nada, Kobe 657-8501, Japan.

Trainee Assistant Chief Engineer,(Oct -Dec 1989) Car Maintenance and Repair Dept., Automobile Complex 'Varna', Varna 9000, Bulgaria.

Trainee Assistant Chief Engineer (Oct -Dec 1988) Car Assembly Dept., Automobile Complex 'Varna', Varna 9000, Bulgaria.

Trainee Assistant Engineer,(Oct -Dec 1987) Prototype Section (R&D), Diesel Engine Manufacturing Co: Vasil Kolarov, Varna 9000, Bulgaria.

Trainee Assistant Engineer,(Oct -Dec 1986) Engine Parts Section, Diesel Engine Manufacturing Co: Vasil Kolarov, Varna 9000, Bulgaria.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
•    Professional Membership (both international and local)
Mediator, Zambian Judiciary, High Court for Zambia Annexed (2000 to date)
Arbitrator, FICA –Geneva High Court for Zambia (2000- to date)
Member, Engineering Institution of Zambia; EIZ (2000 - to date)
State Registered Engineer, Bulgaria (1989 - to date).

PUBLICATIONS:

Refereed Journal articles

Luwaya E., Chisale P. C., Yamba, F. D., (2011)“Numerical Modelling of Wood Carbonisation Processes” Kenya Journal of Mechanical Engineering (Submitted)

Chisale P. C., (2011)“Full Range Performance and Exhaust Analysis Of A Four Stroke Diesel Engine Using Biodiesel” Kenya Journal of Mechanical Engineering.(Submitted)

Luwaya E., Chisale P. C., Yamba, F. D., (2011)“Numerical Modelling of Wood Carbonisation Processes” Graduate School and Research studies, Unza (Submitted)

Goma O. M., and Chisale P. C., (2010) “Does The Time Rural Domestic Households Active Use Open Fires Directly Impact on Their Firewood Consumption? Journal of Household Energy Network Publication &First Peoples’ Energy Network (Vol. 59, ISSN 0263-3167).

Luwaya E., Chisale P. C., Yamba, F. D. and Mutale G., (2010)“Numerical Modelling of Wood Carbonisation Processes and Optimisation of Conversion Efficiency”Journal of Household Energy Network Publication &First Peoples’ Energy Network (Vol. 59, ISSN 0263-3167).

Chisale, P.C., Huang H., and Nakajima T.,(1997) "Three-dimensional Analysis of a Twin-Fluid Spray from a Multi-hole Injector ", The Fourth Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Combustion and Energy Utilization, IBSN 974-637-363-3, p. 97-104 (Journal Combustion Institute).

Chisale, P. C., Masuda M., and Nakajima T., (1997) "Effects of Fuel Injection Mode and Combustor Exit Geometry on Swirl Combustion with Preheated Air", The Fourth Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Combustion and Energy Utilization, IBSN 974-637-363-3, p. 905-91 1. (Journal Combustion Institute).

Chisale, P.C., (1997) "Effects of Preheated Combustion Air and Swirl on Methane Combustion”. The National Institute of Informatics, Scholarly and Academic Citation Index, ID 9000002290484 and ID 9000002290485 Journal (http://ci.nii.ac.jp).

Chisale, P.C., Masuda M., Nakajima T., (1997) "Effects of Exit Geometry and Axial Fuel Injection on Swirl Flow Characteristics in Isothermal Models", The First Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, p.310-313 (Journal Combustion Institute)

Chisale, P.C., and Nakajima T., (1997) "Effects of Preheated Combustion Air and Swirl on Methane Combustion”, Kobe Univ. Memoir Vol. 15, ISSN 0287-6507, p 1–9 (Journal Science and Technology)

Refereed Conferences

Mwenda H.M., Chisale P. C., and Phiri J., (2007) “Technology Status of the Timber Industry in Zambia and Contribution of the School of Engineering to its Development”, Conference on Multi-Disciplinary Research, The University of Zambia/ Government of the Republic of Zambia (NSTC) p 65 ( Conference Proceedings ).

Siwale, L., Yamba F. D., and Chisale P. C., (2006) “Bioprocessing for Renewable Energy Production from Municipal Wastewater in Zambia” 5th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, Vicenza, Italy, Pavoda, p 369-374 (Conference Proceedings).

Chisale, P. C., Luwaya E. and Yamba F. D.,(2003) “Post Combustion Chamber Effects on Combustion Efficiency”, 2nd International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers & ASIME, Victoria Falls Livingstone ISBN 0-620-30503-7 (Conference).

Chisale, P. C., Lusambo E., Malichi A. P., (2002) “Promotion of Engineering as a Profession among Girl-Pupils in Zambian Secondary Schools” 3rd Southern African Conference on Engineering Education, Durban, p 108- 113(Conference).

Chisale, P. C., and Nakajima T., (2001) "Flame stability in a Swirl Combustion” 1st International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers &ASIME, Kruger Park, South Africa, ISBN 0-86970-536-9, Vol. 1- Part 2, p 981-986(Conference).

Chisale, P. C., MwendaH. M., and Wamukwamba C. K.,(2001) “Cleaner Production in Selected Zambian Companies", Conference on Environmentally Responsible Mining in Southern Africa, South Africa Chamber of Mining, Vol. 2, p 5A: 1-6(Conference).

Chisale, P. C.,Luwaya E. and Yamba F. D.,(1999) "Post Combustion Chamber Effects on Combustion Characteristics: Cold Flow Modelling" The First National Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering Research and Development, The Zambian Engineer, ISBN 9982-41-000-8, Vol. 34 No. 1 p 149-154 (Conference).

Chisale, P. C.,and Nakajima T.,(1999) "Flame stability in a Swirl Combustion: Cold Flow Numerical Results”, The First National Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering Research and Development, The Zambian Engineer, ISBN 9982- 41-000-8, Vol. 34 No. 1 p 145-148 (Conference).

Chisale, P. C., Luwaya E., and Yamba F. D., (1999) "Combustion Efficiency Improvement of Rotary Furnace Using a Post Combustor Chamber", The Engineering Institution of Zambia Symposium, Lusaka, Zambia (Conference).

Non Refereed Conferences Proceedings

Chisale, P. C., Kapungwe A., and Banda A., (2002) “Poverty Studies Centre: A Research Challenge”, The 1st National Annual Poverty Review Conference, Mulungushi International Conference Centre, Lusaka, (Proceedings)

Chisale, P. C., and Mwenda H. M., (2001) “Force Feed Precession Grinder: A New Concept in Grain Grinding”, The 44TH Engineering Institution of Zambia Symposium, Lusaka, Zambia (Proceedings)

Chisale, P.C.,(2001) "Fundamentals of Laser Doppler Velocimetry", The Third National Workshop on Laser Applications, The University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia, p 44-49, (Proceedings)

Chisale, P. C.,(2001) "Two-Dimensional Velocity Measurements Using Laser Doppler Velocimetry”, The Third National Workshop on Laser Applications, The University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia, p 8-43, (Proceedings)

Chisale, P. C.,(1998) "Incentives for the Development and Application of Science and Technology in Zambia", The Second National Conference on Science and Technology, Livingstone, (Proceedings)

Book of Abstracts

Goma, M. and Chisale P. C., (2010) “Biomass Conversion Technologies in Southern Africa”, Natural Resources Research in Africa, Volkswagen Foundation Africa Initiative, Witzenhausen, Germany ISBN 978-3-86955-490-7(Book of Abstracts).

Siwale, L., Yamba F. D., and Chisale P. C, (2009) “Bioprocessing for renewable energy production from municipal wastewater in Zambia”, Sustainable Value Chains Integrated Technologies for Sustainable Use of Resources in Africa (Book of Abstracts).

Invited Paper/ Lecture

Chisale P. C.; Yamba F. D., and Luwaya E., (2012) ”Volatiles And Wood Carbonisation In Earth Kilns” ICS-UNIDO, SADC REGIONAL W/SHOP
Pretoria, South Africa (Invited paper)

Chisale P. C.; Yamba F. D., and Luwaya E., (2011) “Improving The Conversion Efficiency of Wood To Charcoal In An Earth Kiln” Energy Regulation Board, Renewable Energy Forum Intercontinental Hotel, Lusaka (Invited paper)

Chisale P. C.; Yamba F. D., and Luwaya E., (2011) “Full Range Performance and Exhaust Analysis of A Four Stroke Diesel Engine Using Biodiesel” Energy Regulation Board, Renewable Energy Forum Intercontinental Hotel, Lusaka (Invited paper)

Chisale P. C.; (2011) “Is Indeni the Best Possible Option for Zambia Fuel Supply?” The Economic Association of Zambia, Taj-Pamodji Hotel, Lusaka (Invited paper & Discussion).

Chisale P. C.; (2011) “Full Range Performance and Exhaust Analysis of a Four Stroke Diesel Engine Using Bio Diesel”, Renewable Energy Forum, Energy Regulation Board, Intercontinental Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia (Invited Paper).

Chisale P. C., (2009) “Biomass Combustion and Technologies”, Regional Biomass Workshop, University of Johannesburg, South Africa (Invited Lecture).

Chisale P. C., (2008) “Processing and Commercialisation of Jatropha”, Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocational Training, Mwiza Lodge, Lusaka (Invited Paper).

Chisale P. C., (2007) “Biofuels in Zambia: A Vision for 2030 and Beyond”, National Energy Policy, Ministry of Energy and Water Development Workshop, Crester View Hotel, Lusaka (Invited Paper).

Chisale P. C., (2005) “The Status of Science and Technology in Zambia: Successes, Challenges and Opportunities”, 3rd National Science and Technology Forum. Mulungushi International Conference Centre, Lusaka (Invited Paper)

Technical/Commissioned Reports

Chisale P. C., (2010),Toyota Zambia Ltd, Test of Suspected Principle Petroleum Diesel Sample.

Chisale P. C., (2010), Nitrogen Chemicals of Zambia, Due Diligence: Mechanical Report, Grant Thornton and Associates Ltd & Ministry of Agriculture, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., and Luwaya E., (2009), Nampark, Emission Analysis & Combustion Characterisation of Opaque Beer Packaging.

Chisale P. C., et al.(2008), Ministry of Science and Technology, National Science and Technology Policy of 2008, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2008), Energy Regulation Board and Ministry of Energy and Water Development, Phase Out of Leaded Fuel, Towards Cleaner Petrol Fuels for Optimal Engine Performance and Healthier Environment, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2007), Ministry of Energy and Water Development, Chapter 5- Bio-fuels of the National Energy Policy of 2007, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2006), Ministry of Finance and National Planning, Fifth National Development Plan, Chapter 15, Science and Technology, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2005-2006), Presidential Report, Task Force on Education, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2004), Vocational and Entrepreneurship, Training Authority, Legal Framework for TEVETA Apprenticeship Training, Technical Education, Ministry of Science and Vocational Training, Government of the Republic of Zambia.

Chisale P. C., (2004), Consolidated Environmental and Management Plan Copperbelt Environmental Project Phase II, Due Diligence Water and Sanitation Facilities, Swedish Geological AB/Hifab Development AB, SWECO International AB, and ZCCM-IH.

Chisale P. C., et al., (2004), Kafue George Technical & Industrial Training Centre, Review of Kafue George Technical & Industrial SADC Courses and development of Syllabi for Various Programs, Zambia Electricity Company Ltd/Ministry of Energy and Water Development.

EXTERNAL ACTIVITIES
•    Membership to external bodies, committees, commissions, societies ,etc
Board Member, & Chairman Technical Committee, Zambia Bureau of Standards (2011)
Board Member, Llyod Financials Ltd (2011)
Board Member, Oval Bio-diesel Ltd (2011)
Thermal Fluids Manuscript Reviewer, Kenyan Journal of Mechanical Engineering (2010 to date)
Thermal Fluids Manuscript Reviewer, Botswana University Conference (2010)
Member, Committee for the Review of the 2002 National Transport Policy (2010)
Member, Advisory Committee, International Global Journal of Engineering Technology (GJET) (2009)
Member, TEVETA Assessment and Qualification Sub-Committee (2009 to date)
Member, Committee of the Review of the 1996 National Science and Technology Policy (2008)
Member, National Committee on Jatropha Research and Development (2008)
Member, Steering Committee on Phase out of Leaded Petrol in Zambia (2007)
Member, Presidential Task Force on Education in Zambia (2006- 2007)
Board Member, Bio-fuel Association of Zambia (2006 to date)
Member, Organising Committee, The First National Symposium on Timber Industry in Zambia (2005)
Vice President, Former Monbusho Scholars Association (2005 to date)
Executive Member and Director Poverty Studies Centre (2004)
Member and Resource Person National Organizing Committee, The Third National Laser Applications Workshop (1999).
Member, Steering Committee on Commercial Arbitration (1998 -2001)
Member, Southern African Network for Training and Research on the Environment (1998 to date)
Local Expert, Det Norske Veritas-NORAD Cleaner Production and Environmental Management in Industry (1998 - to date)

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND EXPERTISE

•    Thermo fluids, Energy Conversion and Systems, and Computational Numerical Modelling

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
•    Current Research Activities 

•    Previous Research Activities 

I.        Modeling of the Domestic Energy Systems Based on Biomass Energy in Rural areas in Southern Africa VW Foundation (Undertaken at the University of Zambia, 2008 current).    Initiated, Developed the Research & secured funds.
II.        Improved Kiln for Charcoal Production from Zambian Woods (Undertaken at the University of Zambia, current).    Research Development
III.        “Bioprocessing for Renewable Energy Production from Municipal and Industrial Wet Waste in Zambia (Undertaken at the University of Zambia, Post Graduate Research (2003-2006).    Research Development
IV.        Post Combustion Chamber Effects on Combustion Characteristics in a Rotary Combustor (Undertaken at the University of Zambia 1998-2000).    Research Developed
V.        Cleaner Production in Selected Zambian Companies (Undertaken in collaboration with the Environmental Council of Zambia and Det Norske Verkas of Norway, 1998-2000).    Principle Researcher
VI.        Flame Stability in a Swirl Combustor (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1996-1997).    Initiated, Developed the Research and Principal Researcher
VII.        Three-dimensional Analysis of a Twin-Fluid Spray from a Multi-hole Injector (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1996-1997).    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher
VIII.        Two-Dimensional Velocity Measurements Using Laser Doppler Velocimetry (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1995-1996).    Principal Researcher
IX.        Effects of Fuel Injection Mode and Combustor Exit Geometry on Swirl Combustion with Preheated Air (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1995-1996).    Initiated, Developed the Research and Principal Researcher
X.        Effects of Exit Geometry and Axial Fuel Injection on Swirl Flow Characteristics in Isothermal Models (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1994-1995).    Initiated, Developed the Research and Principal Researcher
XI.        Effects of Preheated Combustion Air and Swirl on Methane Combustion (Undertaken at Kobe University, Japan, 1993-1994).    Initiated, Developed the Research and Principal Researcher
XII.        Modem Trends: R&D in Diesel Auto-tractor Engines (Undertaken at Technical University, Varna, Bulgaria, 1989).    Initiated, Developed the Research and Principal Researcher
XIII.        Methods of Studying Combustion. Processes in Diesel Vehicle Engines (Undertaken at Technical University Varna, Bulgaria, 1989).    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher
XIV.        Methods of studying fuel injection: Types of Combustion Chambers, Advantages and Disadvantages (Undertaken at Technical University Varna, Bulgaria, 1988).    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher :
XV.        In-cylinder Air Flow Measurements and its Turbulence Characteristics in Internal Combustion Engines (Undertaken at Technical University Varna, Bulgaria, 1988).    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher
XVI.        Turbulence Flame Motion and Combustion Chamber Geometry: Their Interaction in Lean Combustion Engines (Undertaken at Technical University Varna, Bulgaria, (1988).    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher
XVII.        Mixture Preparation in Automobile Inlet systems: Distribution Factors that Affect Emission and Operation of Lean Mixture Burn Engines (Undertaken at Technical University Varna, Bulgaria, 1987)    Developed the Research and Co-Researcher

Collaborative Research
Appropriate Technologies for Waste Management in the SADC Region, under the theme “Cooperation by Regional Universities in Environmental Protection”.
Funded by Carl Duisberg Foundation of Germany, Resource Person (2001)

Improvement of Combustion Efficiency in an Industrial Rotary Combustor, Mechanical Engineering Department,  Eindhoven University of Technology, Holland (1999-2000).


Master of Engineering Supervision

Supervisor, (2011), “Energy Management in Copper Processing: Opportunities for Energy Efficiency Improvement”
Co-supervisor, (2010-2012), “Development and Application of a Selected Tool for Technology: Environmental, Social-economic, Cost Benefit and Risk Assessments for Bio-fuel Utilisation in Zambia”
Co-supervisor, (2003-2006), “Bioprocessing for Renewable Energy Production from Municipal and Industrial Wet Waste in Zambia”
Supervisor, Luwaya E., (1998-2000) “Improvement of Combustion Efficiency in an Industrial Rotary Combustion

PhD Supervision

Supervisor, Modeling of the Domestic Energy Systems Based on Biomass Energy in Rural areas in Southern Africa VW Foundation
Co- Supervisor, Improved Kiln for Charcoal Production from Zambian Woods


RESEARCH GROUP
•    Renewable Energy and Thermofluids