Engr. Dr. Osita Obineche Obiukwu

Obiukwu

Engr. Osita Obineche Obiukwu

Lecturer I
B.Eng., M.Eng. MNSE, C.Engr.

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Owerri. Nigeria
E-mail: obiukwu@futo.edu.ng

 

Work Experience

  • 2011 to date  –  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology Owerri,  –  Lecturer II
  • 2010 to 2011  –  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology Owerri,  –  Assistant Lecturer
  • 2009 to 2010  –  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Technology Owerri,  –  Graduate Assistant
  • 2005 to 2009   –  Ministry of works, Housing & Transport  Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria  –  Mechanical Engineer I & II
  • 2004 to 2005   –  Bungudu LGA Secretariate, Zamfara State. (NYSC)  –  Computer Instructor.
  • 2000 to 2001  –  Ashaka Cement Plc. Gombe state.  –  Maintenance Engineer. (Industrial Trainee)

 

  • 2010 to Date  – The Federal University of Technology Owerri, PhD (Industrial Engineering) (In View)
  • 2010  –  Federal University of Technology Owerri,  M.Eng. (Industrial Production Engineering).
  • 1997 – 2004  –  University of Maiduguri, Nigeria – Mechanical Engineering Department, B.Eng. (Mechanical), 2nd Class Upper.  Major subjects: production eng., industrial systems design
  • 1990 – 1995  –  Command Secondary School, Jos, PlateauState.  –  Senior School Certificate Examination.  –  GCE
  • 1984 – 1989  –  Primary Education Programme, College of Education Azare, Bauchi State.  First School Leaving Certificate

  • IPE 409 – Gear and Cam Design and Manufacture
  • MEE 411 – Machine Design III
  • MEE 305 – Machine Drawing
  • ENG 103 – Engineering Drawing I
  • ENG 104 – Engineering Drawing II
  • Secretary, the committee for the establishment of the department of marine engineering and naval architecture 2009-
  • Secretary, Mechanical engineering DTLC committee
  • Class Adviser, 2010/2011 students set.

  • Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers.
  • Registered Mechanical Engineer (R. 21,398), Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)

  • Reviewer, International Journal of Production & Manufacturing Research.
  • Returning Officer and Adhoc Staff Independent Electoral commission April 2011
  • Member, Mobile Evangelism Group (MEG) Watchman Charismatic Catholic Renewal Movement, Owerri.

Proficient in AutoCAD (2D & 3D), MATLAB, and Web Design, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, Project, Corel draw and PageMaker.

Publications

  1. Osita Obineche Obiukwu & Martin O. Nwafor, International Journal of Ambient Energy (2014): “Comparative evaluation of batch and continuous process biogas production from animal wastes”, International Journal of Ambient Energy, DOI: 10.1080/01430750.2013.874369.  To link to this article: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01430750.2013.874369
  2. Osita Obineche Obiukwu, Martin O Nwafor & Johnson O Igbokwe, International Journal of Ambient Energy (2013): “The Use of Rapeseed Methyl Ester Biodiesel in Diesel Engines”, International Journal of Ambient Energy, DOI: 10.1080/01430750.2013.820144.  To link to this article: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01430750.2013.820144
  3. Obiukwu, O.O., I.O. Opara, and B.C. Oyinna. 2013. “Corrosion Inhibition of Stainless Steel Using Plant Extract Vernonia amygdalina and Azadirachta indica. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. 14(2):31-35. To link to this article:http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm
  4. Obiukwu, O.O. and O.M.I. Nwafor. 2013. “Determination of the Mesophilic Temperature for Optimum Continuous Process Biogas Production from Anaerobic Digestion of Animal Wastes”. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. 14(2):70-74. To link to this article: http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm
  5. Igbokwe, J.O. and O.O. Obiukwu. 2013. “Performance Characteristics of a Diesel Engine Fuelled with Palm Kernel Methyl Ester and Its blend with Petrodiesel”. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. 14(2):75-79. To link to this article: http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm.
  6. Mohammed Dauda and O. O. Osita. 2003. “Solid waste management and re-use in Maiduguri, Nigeria” In TOWARDS THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, Proceedings of 29th WEDC International Conference, Peter Harvey (ed), Abuja, Nigeria. To link to this article: www.lboro.ac.uk/wedc/conference
  7. Lawan U. Grema and Osita Obineche Obiukwu. 2013. “Measures Taken To Cut Carbon Emissions: The UCLOS Steel Industry Experience” 2013 INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION OF THE NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF ENGINEERS – ABUJA 9th – 13th December 2013.
  8. Garba, O.O. Obiukwu & M.M. Gaji. 2012. “Bio-Ethanol Production from the Fermentation of Cassava Wastes”. In Appropriate Energy Mix for National Development. Proceedings of 2012 Annual General Meeting and International Conference of the Nigerian Society of Mechanical Engineers, 17th – 19th October 2012, Enugu.
  9. O.O. Obiukwu and S. O. Okozi. 2013. “Potential of Coal-Fired Power Plant in Nigeria”. In The “Energy Sources for Power Generation” (Es4pg-2013) Conference of the Department Of Electrical Engineering, University Of Nigeria, Nsukka. 22nd – 23rd July 2013.
  10. “Restoring Air Safety in Nigeria”. Proceedings of the Maiden Conference of National Aeronautical Research Association. (NARA), Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Nov. 2007.
  11. The Optimum Mesophilic Temperature of Batch Process Biogas Production from Animal-Based Wastes. In FUTO Alternative Energy Conference, May 2010.

  1. The “Energy Sources for Power Generation” (Es4pg-2013) Conference of the Department Of Electrical Engineering, University Of Nigeria, Nsukka. 22nd – 23rd July 2013.
  2. 2013 INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION OF THE NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF ENGINEERS – ABUJA 9th – 13th December 2013.
  3. 2012 Annual General Meeting and International Conference of the Nigerian Society of Mechanical Engineers, 17th – 19th October 2012, Enugu.
  4. TOWARDS THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, 29th WEDC International Conference, 2003, Abuja, Nigeria.

 

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