Korinus Nixon Waimbo


Current Position: PhD Student

UBC e-mail: korinus.waimbo@alumni.ubc.ca

Korinus Waimbo received his Bsc in Physics from the University of Pelita Harapan, Indonesia and MSc in Renewable Energy and Resources Management from the University of South Wales, UK. Currently, Korinus is a PhD student at the Centre for Water Systems, Department of Engineering, University of Exeter, UK. His PhD work is about 'Understanding the Nexus among Water, Food and Energy Systems and the Linkages to Human Development'. Korinus joined UBC Okanagan (UBCO) as a visiting international research student (VIRS) for three months from mid-July to mid-October, 2019. The program is sponsored by the UBC-Exeter Partnership Initiative Fund. At UBCO, korinus worked with Dr. Gyan Chhipi Shrestha on a research topic related to the water-energy nexus. The work is supervised by Professor Rehan Sadiq from UBCO and Professor Fayyaz Ali Memon from University of Exeter.