School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Dr Nokwazi Carol Mbili


Dr Mbili is a Plant Pathologist with PhD in Plant Pathology. Her research expertise is on Postharvest Pathology and Preharvest Disease Management of plantsCurrent research interests include non-chemical postharvest treatments such as biological control agents, CA, essential oils, UV-C, ozone and edible coatings for disease control, maintaining quality and extending the shelf-life of fruits and vegetables. 

Research interests

  • Postharvest Pathology
  • Preharvest Disease Management
  • Postharvest handling  

Research profiles