Personal Information


Dr. Mpele James Philbert



Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329
Email: mweyujames@gmail.com
Mobile: +255715-534815 & +255756516214


The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST)- Tanzania.
PhD in Mathematics and Computational Science and Engineering(2011-2014).
University of Nairobi-Kenya
Msc.in Applied Mathematics(2007-2009)
University of Dar es Salaam-Tanzania
Bachelor of Science with Education(1997-2001)
Klerruu Teachers College
Diploma in Education(1995-1997)

Research Interest Areas

Mathematical ecological modeling, modeling with Ordinary and Partial differential equations, modeling with Linear Programming and Mathematics learning related researches.

Teaching Areas

  • Ordinary differential equations
  • Numerical methods and Numerical analysis
  • Complex analysis
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Linear Programming


  1. James Philbert Mpele, Oluwole Daniel Makinde and Yaw Nkansah-Gyekye: Modelling interactions of Nile perch, Nile tilapia and small pelagic silver fish with constant harvesting efforts in Lake Victoria. Asian Journal of Mathematics and its Applications (2014). [ISSN2307-7743].
  2. James Philbert Mpele, Yaw Nkansah-Gyekye and Oluwole Daniel Makinde: A dynamic model for a three species open-access fishery with taxation as a control instrument of harvesting efforts: The case of Lake Victoria. Communications in Mathematical Biology and Neuroscience (2014). [ISSN 2052-2541].
  3. James Philbert Mpele, Oluwole Daniel Makinde and Yaw Nkansah-Gyekye:
    Estimating sustainable harvests of Lake Victoria fishery. International Journal of Applied Mathematics (IJAM) Vol.27 No.4, 2014, 407-416
  4. James Philbert Mpele, Oluwole Daniel Makinde and Yaw Nkansah-Gyekye:
    A model of fishery resource in the presence of water hyacinth, the case of Lake Victoria. International Journal of Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics(IJAAMM) Vol.2(1)(2014) 34-41.