Julius Kewir Tangka (Ph.D)

CEO Clean Energy Consortium, FASA, University of Dschang, Cameroon.

Teaching


 

 

Major courses (theory and practicals)

  • Farm Power and Machinery
  • Agricultural Machinery  (Principles of Operation and maintenance)
  • Agricultural Machinery Management
  • Food Process Engineering
  • Food processing and Storage
  • Physical and Chemical properties of Wood
  • Farm buildings and Structures. 
  • Energy Systems in Agriculture.
  • Design of Agricultural machinery.
  • Introduction to Agricultural Engineering

Field Applications (Professional Practice)

  • Tractor Driving and field operation
  • Motor vehicle mechanics
  • Workshop Practice
    • Wood work
    • Gas and arc welding
    • Plumbing,
    • Metal work
    • Machining
    • Foundry works (pattern design and fabrication, green sand and lost wax casting)

 

 

 
 

Research Interest

Development of Renewable Energy sytems for rural communities

  1. Biogas digesters
  2. Producer gas plants
  3. Hydro energy
  4. Wind energy
  5. Energy efficent cooking stooves
  6. Solar energy systems (refrigeration units, dryers cookers and water heaters)

Design of Agricultural Machinery

  1. Food Processing machinery
  2. Oil expellers
  3. Dryers for fruits vegetables meat and grains
  4. Fruit juice extraction machinery  
  5. Vegetable processing machinery
  6. Hammer mills and seed cleaners.

Leaf Protein Research

  1. Extraction of leaf ptotein from suitable plant species.
  2. Energy management in leaf protein extraction
  3. Protein quality from suitable species
  4. Design of appropriate technology Machinery