Engr. NZEBUKA GAIUS CHUKWUKA

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Lecturer II

Email: gaius.nzebuka@futo.edu.ng

Biography

Engr. Gaius Chukwuka Nzebuka, a Lecturer II in the Mechatronics Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) Nigeria. He graduated from Federal University of Technology Owerri, in 2010 with a Second Class honours upper division in Metallurgical Engineering. In 2015 He obtained his Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Thermofluids Option) from the University of Lagos. He is currently a PhD student in Mechanical Engineering (Thermofluids Option). He is a member of Nigerian Society Engineers, a member of American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and a registered engineer (COREN).

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering (In view).
  • Sc. Mechanical Engineering (Thermofluids Option), UNILAG, 2015.
  • Eng, Metallurgical Engineering, FUT Owerri, 2010

Publications

  • Gbeminiyi M. Sobamowo, Bayo. Y. Ogunmola and Gaius Nzebuka (2017) “Finite Volume Method for Analysis of Convective Longitudinal Fin with Temperature-Dependent Thermal Conductivity and Internal Heat Generation. Defect and Diffusion Forum”. Vol. 374, 2017
  • Effiong, E.E., Orga, A.C., Ibe, E.C., Ekeke I. C. and Nzebuka, C. G (2016) “A Model for the Flow of Natural Gas Through a Pipeline in Two-Dimensional Cylindrical Coordinates”. International Journal of Current Research in Life Sciences Vol. 05, No. 11, pp. 614-621, November- 2016
  • Effiong, E.E., Orga, A.C., Ibe, E.C., Ekeke I. C. and Nzebuka, C. G (2016) “Numerical Simulation of Transient Turbulent Compressible Flow in a Natural Gas Pipeline “Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers Abuja 2016” pages 232-242
  • C Nzebuka,C.P Egole (2016) “Simulation of Temperature Distribution and Solidification in Direct Chill Casting of Al-3%Si Alloy”. IJNMA International Journal of Numerical Methods and Application Vol.15, Number 1, 2016 pages 61-77
  • P. Egole, G.C. Nzebuka, U.S. Ikele, M.I. Chikwue (2015) “Factorial Analysis of Al-Si-Mg Alloy Cast Hardness Based on Thickness and Ultimate Tensile Strength”. IJSER Vol.6 issue 9

Working Experience

  • Graduate Assistant; Department of Materials/Metallurgical Engineering; September 2014-February 17th 2015
  • Assistant Lecturer; Department of Materials/Metallurgical Engineering; February 18th 2015-March 15th 2016
  • Taught Courses: Kinetics of Materials Processes, Metallurgical Thermodynamics, Fuels and Furnace Technology, Instrumentation, Measurement and Automation, Metal Forming Processes, Engineering Materials and Engineering Workshop Practice.
  • Lecturer II; Department of Materials/Metallurgical Engineering ;March 16th 2016–December 2016
  • Taught Courses: Kinetics of Materials Processes, Metallurgical Thermodynamics, Fuels and Furnace Technology, Instrumentation, Measurement and Automation, Metal Forming Processes, Engineering Materials and Engineering Workshop Practice.
  • Lecturer II Department of Mechatronics Engineering; 2017-2018
  • Taught Courses: Kinetics Processes in Materials, Instrumentation, Measurement and Automation, Metal Forming Processes, Engineering Materials, Engineering Workshop Practice, Mechanical Engineering Design, and Computer Software Engineering.

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