Veikko Shalimba

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Staff Details

Office Location: 
Old Engineering Building, G05
Telephone Number: 
+264 61 207 2261
Email Address: 

 

Professional Registration

  • None

Qualifications

  • PhD. Mechanical Engineering, J.E. Purkyně University, Czech Republic (2018)
  • MSc. Mechanical Engineering, J.E. Purkyně University, Czech Republic (2011) 
  • B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering, J.E. Purkyně University, Czech Republic (2009) 

Research Focus Areas

  • Manufacturing and Materials
  • Nanotechnology - Nanomaterials
  • Biogas and Bio-refinery

Subjects Currently Teaching

  • NUST AMC511S – Engineering Mechanics (Statics)
  • NUST EMS520S – Engineering Mechanics (Statics)
  • NUST HTF720S – Heat Transfer
  • NUST HTF410S – Heat Transfer

Brief Career Summary

  • 2019 - Lecturer, Department of Mechanical and Marine Engineering, NUST, Namibia
  • 2015 - 2019 Specialist, Technical Development, Interior Parts and Components, Skoda Auto a.s – Volkswagen Group, Czech Republic
  • 2011 - 2015 Designer, Design and Analysis of Press Tools, Skoda Auto a.s – Volkswagen Group, Czech Republic
  • 2009 - 2011 Part-time lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic of Namibia

Selected Publications (Most notable publications over the last 5 years)

  1. Shalimba, V., Sopko, V.: Jatropha Oil with Iron Nanoparticles – Application in the Drilling Process. Acta Polytechnica, 2019, doi:10.14311/AP.2019.59.0299.
  2. Shalimba, V., Sopko, B.: Nanofluids Application in the Drilling Process. Manufacturing Technology, 2018, ISSN 1213-2489.
  3. Shalimba, V.: Iron Nanoparticles in the Base Jatropha Oil-Thermo Physical Properties. Acta Polytechnica, 2015, ISSN 1805-2363.
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