Personal Information


Elimboto Mwiki Yohana

Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329
Email: ey@tssfl.com, yohana@duce.ac.tz
(mobile) +255 68888 4424

Education History

MSc in Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
May 2010 - May 2012:
Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematical Sciences at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cape Town, South Africa
August 2008 - June 2009:
Bachelor of Education in Science, (Majored in Mathematics), University of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
September 2004 - June 2008:

Scientific Skills and Research Interests

Computational and Applied Mathematics, Numerical Methods, Mathematical Analysis, Optimal Control, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Scientific Modelling with Python, C++ and MATLAB, Supercomputing, Computational Astrophysics, Mathematical and Statistical Data Analysis with R.


  • Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations
  • Linear Algebra
  • Abstract Algebra
  • Functional Analysis
  • Real Analysis
  • Linear Programming
  • Numerical and Mathematical Methods
  • Variational Calculus
  • Dynamical Systems

Professional Affiliation

  1. Member of Tanzania Students and Scholars Foundation Limited
  2. Member Mathematical Association of Tanzania (MAT)

Research and Publications

  1. Elimboto M. Yohana and Mapundi K. Banda, High-order relaxation approaches for adjoint-based optimal control problems governed by nonlinear hyperbolic systems of conservation laws, J. American Mathematical Society (AMS), Accepted for publication in issue 1 (2016)
  2. Elimboto M. Yohana (2012). Adjoint-based optimization for optimal control problems governed by nonlinear hyperbolic conservation laws, MSc Dissertation, University of Witwatersrand
  3. Elimboto M. Yohana (2009). Computability on Convex Sets. Research towards completion of Postgraduate Diploma, African Institute for Mathematical Sciences