Dr WA (Assefa) Woldegerima


Tel: +27 12 420-6930
Cell: +27 62 756 9977
E-mail: [email protected]/[email protected]/wa.[email protected]  
Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Office: Vetman Building 1-6

Academic qualifications: Ph.D. (the University of Buea, Cameroon in collaboration with Lehigh University, U.S.A)

Research interest:  Mathematical modeling of biological, ecological and chemical processes, Reaction-Diffusion systems arising in biology and chemistry, epidemiological modeling, Applied ordinary differential equations, Applied partial differential equations, Optimal Control theory for PDEs


Publications over the past five years

Journal articles

Woldegerima, W. A., Teboh-Ewungkem, M. I., & Ngwa, G. A. (2019). The impact of recruitment on the dynamics of an immune-suppressed within-human–host model of the Plasmodium falciparum parasite. Bulletin of mathematical biology, 81(11), 4564-4619, DOI:https://doi.org/10.1142/S0218339020400069

Ogola, B. O., Woldegerima, W. A., & Omondi, E. O. (2020). Parameter and State Estimation in a Cholera Model with Threshold Immunology: A Case Study of Senegal. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 82(6), 1-31; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11538-020-00755-6

Ojo, O. B., Lougue, S., & Woldegerima, W. A. (2017). Bayesian generalized linear mixed modeling of Tuberculosis using informative priors. PloS one, 12(3), e0172580, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0172580

Teboh-Ewungkem M.I. , Woldegerima W.A. , & Ngwa G.A. (2020). Mathematical assessment of the impact of human-antibodies on sporogony during the within-mosquito dynamics of Plasmodium falciparum parasites, Journal of Theoretical Biology (2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2020.110562

Woldegerima, W. A., Ngwa, G. A., & Teboh-Ewungkem, M. I. (2018). Sensitivity analysis for a within-human-host immuno-pathogenesis dynamics of Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Texts in Biomathematics, 1, 140-168, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11145/texts.2018.05.257

Ngwa, G. A., Woldegerima, W. A., & Teboh-Ewungkem, M. I. (2020). A Mathematical Study of the Implicit Role of Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses on Within-human Plasmodium falciparum Parasite Levels. Journal of Biological Systems, 28(02), 377-429, https://doi.org/10.1142/S0218339020400069

Tilahun, G. T., Woldegerima, W. A., & Wondifraw, A. (2020). Stochastic and deterministic mathematical model of cholera disease dynamics with direct transmission. Advances in Difference Equations, 2020(1), 1-23; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13662-020-03130-w

Tilahun, G. T., Woldegerima, W. A., &; Mohammed, N. (2021). A fractional order model for the transmission dynamics of hepatitis B virus with two-age structure in the presence of vaccination. Ara b Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 28(1), 87-106, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/25765299.2021.1896423.

Woldegerima, W. A., Ouifki, R., & Banasiak, J. (2021). Mathematical analysis of the impact of transmission-blocking drugs on the population dynamics of malaria. Applied Mathematics and Computation, 400, 126005, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amc.2021.126005

Banasiak J, Ouifki R, Woldegerima WA Some mathematical tools for modelling malaria: a subjective Survey. BIOMATH 10(2)(2021) 2110029

Book Chapter

Woldegerima W. A. (2011). The Sturm-Liouville Boundary Value Problems and their applications: First Edition. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN (9783846557686). 

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