POLYMER AND TEXTIAL ENGINEERING

100 Level

1st Semester
Course Code Unit
BIOLOGY FOR AGRICULTURE AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE I BIO 101/103
GENERAL CHEMISTRY I CHM 101
WORKSHOP PRACTICE I ENG 101
ENGINEERING DRAWING ENG 103
INTRODUCTION TO FRENCH FRN 101
USE OF ENGLISH I GST 101
PHYLOSOPHY I GST 103
INTRODUCTION TO IGBO GRAMMAR IGB 101
ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS I MTH 101
GENERAL PHYSICS I PHY 101
2nd Semester
Course Code Unit
BIOLOGY FOR AGRICULTURE AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE II BIO 102/104
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II CHM 102
WORKSHOP PRACTICE II ENG 102
ENGINEERING DRAWING II ENG 104
FRENCH LANGUAGE II FRN 102
USE OF ENGLISH II GST 102
SOCIAL SCIENCE I GST 108
SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY IN SOCIETY GST 110
IGBO LANGUAGE II IGB 102
ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS II MTH 102
GENERAL PHYSICS II PHY 102

200 Level

1st Semester
Course Code Unit
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS I CSC 201
WORKSHOP PRACTICE III ENG 201
ENGINEERING DRAWING III ENG 203
INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING MATERIALS I ENG 207
ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS ENG 209
ENGINEERING MECHANICS ENG 213
ENGINEERS IN SOCIETY ENG 217
SOCIAL SCIENCE II GST 201
MATHEMATICAL METHODS I MTH 201
ELEMENTARY DIFFRENTIAL EQUATIONS I MTH 203
2nd Semester
Course Code Unit
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II CHM 204
WORKSHOP PRACTICE IV ENG 206
INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING MATERIALS II ENG 208
ENGINEERING ECONOMY ENG 212
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING FOR ENGINEERING APPLICATION ENG 214
ENGINEERING MECHANICS II ENG 224
BIO MATERIALS-2 ENG 226
MATHEMATICAL METHODS II MTH 202
INTRODUCTION TO POLYMER PTE 202
SECOND YEAR LONG VACATION SIWES SIW 200

300 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

400 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

500 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

Prof. Iheonye Anthony Ekekwe

Professor

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Dr. Madufor Innocent Chimezie

Senior Lecturer

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Innocent Chimezie Madufor is a registered Engineer and Senior Lecturer in Polymer and Textile Engineering Department. He has several publications and has attended and presented papers at professional conferences. He was Head of Department, Polymer and Textile Engineering, FUTO, 2008-2012. Madufor enjoys reading and football. He is married with six children. He is a member of many professional bodies.

 


Engr. CHIBUIKE NNAMDI

Lecturer I

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Innocent Chimezie Madufor is a registered Engineer and Senior Lecturer in Polymer and Textile Engineering Department. He has several publications and has attended and presented papers at professional conferences. He was Head of Department, Polymer and Textile Engineering, FUTO, 2008-2012. Madufor enjoys reading and football. He is married with six children. He is a member of many professional bodies.


Dr. OBIDIEGWU MARTIN UZODINMA

Lecturer I

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  • SEX: MALE
  • PLACE OF BIRTH: UMUAHIA
  • STATE OF ORIGIN: ANAMBRA
  • L. G. A.: IHIALA
  • MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED
  • RELIGION: CHRISTIANITY

Engr. ARUKALAM INNOCENT OKECHI

Assistant Lecturer

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Date of Birth: 25th May, 1980
Sex: Male
Marital Status: Married
Religion: Christianity
State/Nationality: Imo/Nigeria

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • B.Eng. (Polymer and Textile Engineering)(Second Class Honours Upper Division, 2.1) 2007
  • MSc. (Polymer Science and Engineering)Federal University of Technology, Owerri 2010
  • 2010 till date PhD. Polymer Science (in view)Federal University of Technology, Owerri

Publications

  • I.O. Arukalam and I.C. Madufor, (2010), “Influence of Temperature on the Transport behaviour of Aromatic Solvents through Calcite-Filled Low Density Polyethylene Composites” Journal of Technology and Education in Nigeria (www.ajol.info/journals/joten), Vol.15, No.1, 68-71.
  • I.O. Arukalam and I.C. Madufor, (2010), “Effect of Filler Loading on the Molecular Movement of benzene and Toluene through Calcite-Filled Low Density Polyethylene Composite” Journal of Technology and Education in Nigeria (www.ajol.info/journals/joten), Vol.15, No.2, 24-28
  • I.O. Arukalam and I.C. Madufor, (2011), “Effects of Filler Loading on Some Mechanical Properties of Calcite-Filled Low Density Polyethylenecomposites” International Journal of Academic Research, Vol.3 No. 5. Part I, 195-198.
  • I.O. Arukalam And I.C. Madufor, (2011), “The Influence of Penetrant Size on the Molecular Transport of Aromatic Solvents through Calcite-Filled Low Density Polyethylene Composites” International Journal of Academic Research, Vol.3 No. 5. Part I, 199-203.
  • I.O. Arukalam and I.C. Madufor, (2011), “Micromechanical Models for Analysis and Comparison with Low Some Mechanical Properties of Calcite-Filled Low Density Polyethylene” International Journal of Academic Research, Vol.3 No. 5. Part II, 379-383.

Working Experience

  • 2009 till date Academic Staff, Federal University of Technology, Owerri.
  • June 2008-Feb. 2009 Mathematics and Physics Teacher, Anna Memorial Comprehensive Secondary School, Ihitte Isi Mbieri, Mbaitoli, LGA, Imo State.
  • March 2007-Feb. 2008 Mathematics Teacher (NYSC), Government Day Secondary School Gummi, Zamfara State.

Engr. Eze Innocent Ochiagha

Assistant Lecturer

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Academic and Professional Qualification

  • Federal University Of Technology, B.Eng. Polymer and Textile Owerri (1999-2004) Engineering
  • Federal University of Technology M.Sc. (Polymer Science andOwerri (2007-2010) Engineering)
  • Federal University of Technology Ph.D (in-view)Owerri (2010-Date)

Working Experience

  • Community Resource centre on HIV/AIDS, Suite 5 Equity Plaza, Ahmadu Bello Way, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State.2005-2006 NYSC Counsellor
  • Kumoni International Secondary School, Woji Estate, Port-Court, Rivers State. 2007-2007 Senior Chemistry Teacher.
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State.2008-Date. Assistant Lecturer

Dr. Igwe Isaac Ogbennaya

Assistant Lecturer

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Dr. Isaac Ogbennaya Igwe was born in December 31, 1960. He attended St. Andrew’s Catholic School, Umuma Isiaku, Ideato South LGA, Imo State, Nigeria, and St. John’s Catholic School, Umuobom, Ideato South LGA, Imo State, Nigeria for his primary education. He passed the First School Leaving Certificate Examination with Distinction in 1971. Dr. Igwe attended National High School, Aro-Ndizuogu, Ideato North LGA, Imo State, Nigeria for his Secondary education where he passed the West African School Certificate Examination of 1977 in Division one.

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • University of Maiduguri, Nigeria (B.Sc. Hons., Chemistry, First Class, 1971)
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (M.Sc. Polymer Chemistry, 1989)
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria (Ph.D., Polymer & Textile Engineering, 2000)

Honours

  • Received a Merit certificate in the Mock WASC Examination of National High School, Aro-Ndizuogu, 1977.
  • Was awarded a PRIZE for being the best graduating student, Faculty of Science, University of Maidugiri, 1982 / 83 academic session.
  • Invited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, London to write a Chapter on their proposed Natural Rubber Handbook , Vol. 1 (2012)

Publications

  • Rapporteur, Technical Session, 17th Annual Technical Conference of the Polymer Institute of Nigeria, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria (Nov. 23 – 24, 2006)
  • Academic reviewer to a number of reputable journal publishers
  • Department of Polymer & Textile Engineering Co-ordinator of Centre for Continuing Education Programme, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria.
  • Member, Department of Polymer & Textile Engineering Committees on equipment / laboratory, appointments, consultancy services, and strategic planning.
  • Member, School of Engineering & Engineering Technology, Planning Committee

Working Experience

  • Rapporteur, Technical Session, 17th Annual Technical Conference of the Polymer Institute of Nigeria, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria (Nov. 23 – 24, 2006)
  • Academic reviewer to a number of reputable journal publishers
  • Department of Polymer & Textile Engineering Co-ordinator of Centre for Continuing Education Programme, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria.
  • Member, Department of Polymer & Textile Engineering Committees on equipment / laboratory, appointments, consultancy services, and strategic planning.
  • Member, School of Engineering & Engineering Technology, Planning Committee

Engr. NWANONENYI SIMEON CHUKWUDOZIE

Assistant Lecturer

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Academic and Professional Qualification

  • Federal University of Technology Owerri- Imo State, 2004, Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng), Polymer & Textile Engineering, Second Class Honours Upper Division.
  • Federal University of Technology Owerri- Imo State, 2010, Master of Science (M.Sc), Polymer Science and Engineering.

Membership of professional bodies

  • Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers ( 26405
  • Member, Polymer Institute of Nigeria (PIN)

Publications

  • Effect of Rice-Husk on Some Mechanical and End-use Properties of Low density Polyethylene. Journal of Technology and Education in Nigerian (JOTEN). Vol 16 No 1. Pp. 102-108, 2011. Authors: Nwanonenyi, S.C and Ohanuzue, C.B.C
  • Diffusion and Sorption Properties of Benzene through Linear Low Density Polyethylene/Polypropylene Blends. Journal of Technology and Education in Nigerian (JOTEN). Vol 16. No 2, pp. 68-76, 2011. Author: Nwanonenyi, S.C
  • Biodegradable Polymer Drilling Mud prepared from Guinea Corn. Journal of Brewing and Distilling. Vol. 3 (1). PP 6-14, February, 2012. Author: C.O. Chike-Onyegbula, O. Ogbobe, and S.C Nwanonenyi.
  • Analysis of Mechanical Properties of Low density Polyethylene/ Rice Husk Composite using Micro Mathematical Model Equations. IOSR Journal of Engineering, Vol. 2(3) pp.399-407, March 2012. Authors; Nwanonenyi, S.C and Obidiegwu, M.U.

Working Experience

  • Lucuson Chemical Industry and Allied products, Onitsha: Three months exposure in Paint Production as Trainee Engineer on Industrial attachment [SIWES], July 2001 – Sept 2001.
  • Gasfa Chemical Industry Nig Ltd, Obosi: Six months industrial practice in Foam Production, as a Trainee Engineer on Industrial attachment [SIWES], (July 2002 – December 2002)
  • Government Secondary School, Kebbe, Sokoto State: One year Auxiliary Teacher of Introductory Technology and Mathematics during NYSC. (Sept 2004 – August 2005)
  • Gogo Chemical Industry and Allied Product Nig Ltd, Obosi: Production Engineer Personnel in the Foam Production. (Sept 2005 – February 2009)
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri: Graduate Assistant in Polymer and Textile Engineering Department (From March 2009 – August 2010)
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri: Assistant Lecturer in Polymer and Textile Engineering Department (From August 2010 –Till date).

Engr. OBASI HENRY CHINEDU

Assistant Lecturer

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Academic and Professional Qualification

  • 1993 – 1998 Bachelor of Engineering, Polymer and Textile Engineering Synthesis and causes of failure of polyvinyl acetate based emulsion paint. Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria.
  • 2005 – 2007 M.Sc., Polymer Science and Engineering Thesis Title: Studies on the mechanical and transport properties of natural rubber (NR)/Linear Low Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) blends Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria.

Working Experience

  • 2008 Onwards Lecturer, Department of Polymer and Textile Engineering Teaching of the undergraduate students/research activities Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 1526, Owerri, Nigeria.
  • 2005 – 2007 Graduate Assistantship Carrying out of research and laboratory activities Organizing and running Seminar programmes for undergraduates Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 1526, Owerri, Nigeria.
  • 2000 – 2005 Independent Consultant Evaluation of Nigerian youth training support measures for national agencies and young people. Organizing and running workshops on non-formal education for women empowerment.

Engr. Onuegbu Genevieve Chinyere

Assistant Lecturer

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