Personal Information


Dr. Furaha Michael Chuma



Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329
Email: furaha.chuma@duce.ac.tz/furahachuma@gmail.com
Mobile# +255-759 532 764/659 726 777

ORCID iD:http://orcid/0000-0002-6672-3039 www.researchgate.net/profile/Furaha_Chuma2


The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Tanzania 2019(Ph.D),Ph.D. Mathematical Computational Sciences and Computer EngineeringThesis Title: Modeling the Dynamics, Control and Economic loss of Newcastle Disease in village chicken: A case of Pwani Region in Tanzania.

University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania,M.Sc. Mathematical Modeling

University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, B.Ed. Mathematics

Morogoro Teacher's College, Morogoro, Tanzania,Dip.Ed. (Physics & Mathematics)

Teaching Areas

  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Linear Programming
  • Linear algebra
  • Numerical methods
  • Analysis of Differential equations

Research Interests Areas

  • Epidemiology
  • Mathematical ecology
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Functions of single and Several variables
  • Optimal control Methods
  • Mathematics of Finance

Selected Publications

1. Chuma, F., Mwanga, G. G., & Kajunguri, D. (2017). Modeling the role of wild birds and environment in the dynamics of newcastle disease in village chicken. Asian Journal of Mathematics and Applications, 2018.

2. Chuma, F., Mwanga, G. G., & Masanja, V. G. (2019). Application of Optimal Control Theory to Newcastle Disease Dynamics in Village Chicken by Considering Wild Birds as Reservoir of Disease Virus. Journal of Applied Mathematics, 2019.

3. Chuma, F. & Mwanga, G. G. (2019). Stability Analysis of Equilibrium Points of Newcastle Disease Model of Village Chicken in the Presence of Wild Birds Reservoir.International J.ournal of Mathematical Sciences and Computing, 2019