ENGR.ONYEWUCHI NDUWUISHI OGUOMA

ENGR. ONYEWUCHI NDUWUISHI OGUOMA,   Ph.D.,
FNSE, FIIA, FNIM

PROFESSOR OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
PAUL HARRIS FELLOW

e-mail: wuchioguoma@yahoo.com

 

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QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES

2009  -  Two Weeks Certificate Course in Project Management and Entrepreneurship Studies, TsinghuaUniversity, Beijing, China

1985  - PhD Engineering Production, Loughborough University of Technology, England (Manufacturing Systems Design)

1980  -  M.S.  Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Ames, Iowa, USA. (Advanced Coursework in  Solid Mechanics and Design of Machines and Systems)

1978  -  B.S.  Mechanical Engineering, IowaState University of Science and Technology, Ames, Iowa, USA.

1976  -  Licentiate/Diploma   Mechanical/Production Engineering, Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu, Nigeria.

1972  -  West African School Certificate, Division One, Emmanuel College, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.

1965  -  First School Leaving Certificate, Township School, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

2010  -  Fellow, Nigerian Society of Engineers

Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International

Fellow, Institute of Industrial Administrators

Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Management

1993  -  Registered Engineer, COREN.

 

NATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS

2009  -  Member, Technical Advisory Committee, National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja.

2006  -  Team Leader, Mechanical Structures and ThermalControl Team, SPIRE Project, Centre for satellite technology Development, Abuja. SPIRE  aims to produce the first Nigerian-made satellite by the year 2015.  There are only 8 Team Leaders across the nation.

2005  -  NUC Accreditation Team, FederalUniversityof Technology, Minna and University of Ilorin, Ilorin.

2004  -  Returning Officer, House of Representatives Bye-Election, Isiala  Mbano-Okigwe-Onuimo Federal Constituency, INEC, Imo State.

Member, Committee on the Development of Industrial Policy, Imo State.

Member, Committee on the Evaluation of the Magnetic Engine, Imo State.

MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED SOCIETIES

2009       -           Member, African Engineering EducatorsAssociation.

2010        -          Fellow, Nigerian Society of Engineers

2011         -          Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Management

1993 - 2004  -   Member, Editorial Board, the Nigerian Production Engineer.

1994  -  Member, Nigerian Institution of Production Engineers.

1988  -  AMIMechE, Institution of Mechanical Engineers, England.

TEACHING AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2000 –Till Date  -  Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State

1995 – 2000  -  Reader, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Owerri,  Imo State.

1990 -1995  -  Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State.

 

CURRENT RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Mechanical Structures and Thermal Control of Satellites Intelligent Pigging of PipelinesQueuing Problems in a PKO PlantInventory Risks in IndustriesProductivity, Maintenance and Value Creation

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS AND JOURNALS

BOOKS   Oguoma, O. N., 1988,

STATICS: Revision Notes and Solved Problems, Alphabet Nigeria Publishers,

ISBN 978-2621-37-4


Oguoma, O. N., and E. E. Anyanwu, 1995,

 Industrialization: Imo State Experience.Chapter in IMO STATE: LAND OF HOPE, Alphabet Nigeria Publishers,  ISBN 978-2621-96-X

 

PUBLICATIONS IN REFEREED JOURNALS

E.B.J Iheriohanma And O.N. Oguoma(2010)

Governance, Leadership, Crisis And Underdevelopment In Africa; An Explorative Discourse European Journal Of Social Science     Vol. 12, No 3 pp 409-416


Oguoma O.N and Okoronkwo C.A ( 2010)

Tools for Improving Effectiveness In Maintenance. The Heartland Engineer Journal (Official journal of The Nigeria Society of Engineers Imo state Chapter) Vol. 5 No 1 pp 13-28


Okoronkwo C. A, C.C Nwachukwu, Oguoma O. N, J. O Igbokwe, (2010)

Modelling the Effects of Production Time and Cost on Industrial Productivity on Some Selected Manufacturing Industries in   Nigeria.Interdisciplinary Journal Of Contemporary Research in Business, pp 289-297


Okechukwu C,  C.A Okoronkwo, C.C Nwachukwu O. N Oguoma, Efota Obaseki (2010)

Reliability Modeling of Cobble Formation In ASteel Rolling Mill, Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business pp 297-309


Uche, R., and O. N. Oguoma, (2005)

A model of a relationship between fractions defective And productivity, International Research Journal in Engineering, Science and Technology, pp. 55 - 72.


Uche, R., and O. N. Oguoma, (2005)

Determination of the relationship between forced Machine downtime and maintenance, International Research Journal in Engineering, Science and Technology, pp. 10 - 24.


Oguoma, O. N., and J. O. Igbokwe, (1998)

Production of grinding wheels from locally available  Materials, Technical Transactions of NIProdE, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 55 - 60.


Oguoma, O. N., and A. C. Uzorh, (1998)

Determination of replacement time for cars, Technical    Transactions of NIProdE, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 17 - 27.


Oguoma, O. N., and E. E. Anyanwu, (1998)

Physico-mechanical properties and uses of cola nut, Technical  Transactions of  NIProdE, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 61 - 64.


Oguoma, O. N., and J. O. Igbokwe, (1998)

Production efficiency and labour productivity in a Manufacturing company, Technical Transactions of NIProdE, vol. 4, no. 2,  pp. 32 - 36.


Oguoma, O. N. et al, (1994)

Prediction methods of optimal order quantities of Materials for small-scale industries in Developing Countries, Nigerian Journal of Technical Education, vol. 11, nos. 1 & 2, pp. 143 - 153.

Oguoma, O. N., and R. Uche, (1993)

PAPERS PRESENTED AT REFERRED CONFERENCES

Iheriohanma E.B.J And O. N. Oguoma, (2009)

Governance, Leadership   Crisis and Underdevelopment   In Africa: An Explorative Discourse Proceedings Of The International Conference On The Theme ‘How Africans Underdevelop Africa, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka


Oguoma, O. N., and C. Okoronkwo,( 2007)

Mechanical design and testing of satellite structures, Proceedings of the First CSTD/NARSDA National Conference, Abuja, pp. 56 - 60.


Oguoma, O. N., and J. O. Igbokwe,( 2001)

Quality engineering in a depressed economy, Proceedings of the First National Conference on Manufacturing Technology and Engineering in a Developing Economy, University of Uyo, 2nd - 3rd May 2001, pp. 77 - 81.


Oguoma, O. N., and J. O. Igbokwe,(1998)

A heuristic approach to assembly line balancing in a Manufacturing company, Proceedings of the 2ndNational Conference on Small - Scale Industries in Sustainable National Development, University of Benin.


Oguoma, O. N., and A. C. Uzorh, (1991)

Commercialization of engineering designs, Proceedings of 3rd UNIBEN Conference on Engineering and Technological Development, University of Benin, pp. 22 - 26.


Nwandikom, G. I., and O. N. Oguoma, (1989)

Engineering technology extension in Nigeria, Proceedings of the 2nd UNIBEN Conference on Engineering and Technological Development, University of Benin, pp. 8 - 17.

 

 

 

 
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