Alex Okibe Edeoja


Alex Okibe Edeoja
Designation: Senior Lecturer
Email: edeoja.alex@uam.edu.ng
Phone: +2348036993038, +2348182282656
Gender: Male

Biography

PERSONAL DATA
Name:Edeoja, Alex Okibe
Date of Birth:18th November, 1966
Place of Birth: Jos
Nationality:Nigerian
Permanent Home Address:Osu-Ukpo Onobi, Akpoge, Agila, Ado LGA, Benue State, Nigeria
Correspondence Address:Department of Mechanical Engineering, P.M.B. 2373, University of Agriculture, Makurdi.
E-mail Addresses: edeoja.alex@uam.edu.ng
aoedeoja@gmail.com
anjaedeoja@yahoo.com
Cell Phone numbers:+2348036993038
+2348182282656
Marital Status:Married with 2 children
Date of First Appointment:10th September, 2001
Date Appointment Confirmed:28th July, 2006
Present Rank and Salary:Senior Lecturer/A05 Step 8

2.EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES
University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria2007-2015
University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria 2001–2006
University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria1990–1995
Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo, Benue State, Nigeria1985–1987
Government Secondary School, Dekina, Kogi State, Nigeria1977–1982

3.QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering (Energy Studies) 2015
Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (Energy Studies) 2006
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (2nd Class upper) 1995
National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Upper Credit) 1987
West African School Certificate 1982

4.OTHER TRAINING COURSES ATTENDED
A.Education Trust Fund (ETF) AutoCAD Training for Tertiary Institutions in the North Central region, August 2006
B. 8th National Training Course on MATLAB/SCILAB for Scientific and Engineering Systems Analysis, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 19th – 21st November, 2014.

5.PRIZES/AWARDS RECEIVED
A.Award of Honor by Mechanical Engineering Students Association (MESA), University of Agriculture, Makurdi chapter 2014
B.Best Lecturer Award for 2010/2011 by Mechanical Engineering Students Association (MESA), University of Agriculture, Makurdi chapter 2011
C.Top seven awardee at ETF AutoCAD training 2006
D.Most Resourceful Staff, St. Anne’s Secondary School, Otukpo 2000
E.Award for Hard work at St. Anne’s Secondary School, Otukpo 2000
COMPUTER LITERACY
Proficient in: Word Processing, Excel Spreadsheet, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, SCILAB

8.TEACHING/COGNATE EXPERIENCE WITH DATES
A.Teaching Experience
1.Senior Lecturer, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2015 till date
2.Lecturer I, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2009 - 2015
3.Lecturer II, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2006 - 2009
4.Graduate Assistant, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2001 – 2006
5.Assistant Lecturer, Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo 2000 – 2001
6.Mathematics/Physics teacher, Benue State Teaching Service Board 1999 – 2000
7.Science/Metal Work teacher, National Youth Service Corp 1996

B.Cognate Experience
1.Senior Lecturer, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2015
2.Lecturer I, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2009
3.Lecturer II, University of Agriculture, Makurdi 2006

Memberships

MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED SOCIETIES/CONFERENCES ATTENDED
A.Membership of Learned Societies
(i)Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) – R. 13937 2007
(ii)Solar Energy Society of Nigeria (SESN) – MSESN 637 2011
(iii)The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NiMechE) – E00177 2013
(iv)Renewable and Alternative Energy Society of Nigeria (RAESON) 2016

B.Conferences/Workshops Attended
(i)Solar Energy Society of Nigeria National Solar Energy Forum and Awareness Programme on Solar Energy, November, 2017.
(ii)Solar Energy Society of Nigeria and NASENI National Solar Energy Forum and Awareness Programme on Solar Energy, October 2016.
(iii)2nd African Conference/Workshop on Application of Nanotechnology to Energy, Environment and Health, 4th – 7th July, 2016, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
(iv)6th Annual and International Conference of RAESON, April, 2016.
(v)23rd COREN Engineering Assembly, 2014.
(vi)19th COREN Engineering Assembly, 2010.
(vii)Solar Energy Society of Nigeria and the Energy Commission of Nigeria National Solar Energy Forum and Awareness Programme on Solar Energy, November 2007.

Publications

PUBLICATIONS
A.Projects/Theses
1.Factors and Control of Atmospheric Pollution, National Diploma Project, 1987.
2.Design of a Diffuser for use In Refrigerating Systems, Bachelor of Engineering Degree Project, 1995.
3.Development of a Solar Crop Dryer with a Manually Tracking Concentrating Collector, Master of Engineering Thesis, 2006.
4.Development and performance Evaluation of a Pico Hydropower System with provision for water Recycling, PhD Dissertation, 2015.

B.Journal Papers
International Journals
1.Edeoja, A. O., Kucha, E. I. and Ameh, J., Improvement of the Performance of Shiroro Hydropower Station during Sub-Optimal Operation, International Journal of Engineering Science, 1(1), 2009, Pan-African Book Company, Ghana.
2.Edeoja, A. O., Ibrahim, J. S. and Ekoja, M., Effect of a Thermal Storage Medium on the Performance of a Basin Solar Still in Makurdi, International Journal of Engineering Science, 1(2), 2009, Pan-African Book Company, Ghana.
3.Edeoja, A. O., Kucha, E. I. and Itodo, I. N., Development of an Active Solar Crop dryer with a Manually Tracking Concentrating Collector, International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1(1), 2009, Blackwell Educational Books.
4.Ibrahim, S. J., Ewim, D. R. and Edeoja, A. O., Simulation of Safety and Transient Analysis of a Pressurized Water Reactor using the Personal Computer Transient Analyzer, Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies, Issue 22, January-June, 2013, ISSN 1583-1078.
5.Edeoja, A. O. and Ekoja, M., Total Thermal Energy Conservation Strategy during the Utilization of a Common Charcoal Stove, Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy, 3(7), 2013
6.Edeoja, A. O. and Unom, F., Investigation of the Effect of Angle of Cover Inclination on the Yield Of A Single Basin Solar Still Under Makurdi Climate, The International Journal Of Engineering And Science (IJES), 2(7), 2013
7.Edeoja, A. O. and Eloka-Eboka, C. A., Experimental Validation of Hottel’s Transmittance Model for Estimating Beam Radiation In Makurdi Location. American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 2(8), pp-51-57.
8.Edeoja, A. O., Ibrahim, J. S. and Adaba, S., Contribution of Night Time Yield to The Overall Water Production Capacity of A Simple Basin Solar Still Under Makurdi Climate, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 2(8), pp-32-43.
9.Ibrahim, J. S., Edeoja, A. O. and Ierve, I. A., Energy Analysis For Production Of Local Alcohol (Burukutu) In Benue State, Nigeria, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 2(8), pp-44-50
10.Ibrahim, J. S., Edeoja, A. O. and Barki, E., Comparative Performance Analysis Of Solar Dryers With Backup Incinerators Under Subtropical and Humid Climate Using Cassava Grates, Jurnal Mekanikal, 36, December 2013. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaysia.
11.Edeoja, A. O., Unom, F. and Edeoja, J. A., Investigation of the Effect of Cover Thickness on the Yield of a Single Basin Solar Still under Makurdi Climate, International Journal of Engineering Science Invention, 4(1), 2015
12.Edeoja, A. O., Ibrahim, S. J. and Kucha, E. I., Conceptual Design of a Simplified Decentralized Pico Hydropower with Provision for Recycling Water, Journal of Multidisciplinary Engineering Science and Technology (JMEST), 2(2), 2015
13.Edeoja, A. O., Ibrahim, S. J. and Kucha, E. I., Suitability of Pico-Hydropower Technology For Addressing The Nigerian Energy Crisis – A Review, International Journal of Engineering Inventions, 4(9), 2015
14.Bam, S. A, Gundu, D. T. and Edeoja, A. O., Evaluation of thermo-Mechanical Behaviour of Clay-Silica Sand Blends For Fireclay Bricks Production, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Science (IJRES), 3(5), 2015
15.Ibrahim, J. S., Edeoja, O. A., Aliyu, J. S., Energy Analysis of Local Rice Processing in Benue State, Nigeria, International Journal of Engineering Innovation & Research, 4(5), 2015
16.Ibrahim, J. S., Barki, E., Edeoja, A. O., Drying of Chilli Pepper Using a Solar Dryer with a Back-Up Incinerator under Makurdi Humid Climate, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 4(10), 2015
17.Kwaghger, A., Edeoja, A. and Tile, J., Comparative Study of Isotherms of Activated Carbons Produced from Mango Kernels and Commercial Activated Carbons (ISO 9001:2000), Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy, 5(2), 2015
18.J.S. Ibrahim, A. O. Edeoja, S. J. Aliyu, A Comparative Study of Biogas Yield from Various Brewery Wastes and Their Blends with Yam Peels, Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy, 5(11), 2015
19.Edeoja, A. O., Aliyu, S. J. and Ameh, J. A., Small Scale Performance Evaluation Of A Multi-Effect Humidification-Dehumidification System In Makurdi, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 4(7), 2015
20.Edeoja, J. A. and Edeoja, A. O., Carbon Emission Management in the Construction Industry – Case Studies Of Nigerian Construction Industry, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 4(7), 2015
21.Edeoja, A. O. and Ikpambese, K. K., Prediction of Efficiency for a Passive Flat Plate Collector for Water Desalination using Artificial Neural Network, Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy, 5(4), pp. 54-59, 2015
22.Edeoja, A. O., Aliyu, S. J. and Ameh, J. A., Investigation of the Suitability of A Flat Plate Collector in A Multi-Effect Humidification (MEH) System in Makurdi, International Journal of Applied Research, 2015
23.Kuhe, A. and Edeoja, A. O., Distillate Yield improvement using a parabolic Dish Reflector coupled single slope basin solar still with thermal energy storage using Bee wax, Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practice and Technology, 28, 2016.
24.Ekoja, M., Edeoja, A. O., Injor, O. M., The Field Performance of Palm Fibre Insulation Board Treated with Cassava Starch, British Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 15(1), 2016.
25.Ekoja, M., Edeoja, A. O. and Nwankwo, K., Thermal Characteristics of Oil Palm Fibre Treated With Cassava Starch Solution for Possible Use as Insulation Material, International Journal of Academic Research and Development, 1(4), 2016.
26.Edeoja, A.O., Ibrahim, J.S., Kucha, E.I., Investigation of the Effect of Penstock Configuration on the Performance of a Simplified Pico-Hydro System, British Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 14(5), 2016.
27.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, L. T. Tuleun, Effect of Blade Cross-Section on the Performance of a Simplified Pico-Hydro System, American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER), 5(12), 2016.
28.A. O. Edeoja and A. C. Eloka-Eboka, Thermal energy conservation strategy: A case of a modified local charcoal stove utilization, African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, 8(1), 18–26, 2016.
29.A. O. Edeoja and L. Awuniji, Experimental Investigation of the Influence of Penstock Configuration and Angle of Twist of Flat Blades on the Performance of a Simplified Pico-Hydro System, European Journal of Engineering Research and Science, 2(7), 2017.
30.D. T. Ipilakyaa, A. O. Edeoja, A. Kulugh, Influence of Penstock Outlet Diameter and Flat Blade Lateral Twist Angle on the Performance of A Simplified Pico Hydropower System, International Journal of Trend in Scientific Research and Development (IJTSRD), 1(5), 2017. www.ijtsrd.com
31.A.O. Edeoja, A. Kuhe, and A. Kwaghger, Potentials of Solar Distillation Technologies for Provision of Portable Water for Makurdi Metropolis – A Review, International Journal of Engineering and Information Systems (IJEAIS), 1(6), 80-88, 2017.
32.A. O. Edeoja, J. A. Edeoja, M. E. Ogboji, Effect of the Included Angle of V-Shaped Blade on the Performance of a Simplified Pico-Hydro System, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Volume 8, Issue 8, 1208-1213, August-2017.
33.A. O. Edeoja, M. Ekoja and L. T. Tuleun, Effect of Penstock Area Reduction and Number of Turbine V-Blades on the Performance of a Simple Pico-Hydropower System, European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology, 4(11): 797-806, 2017.
34.A. O. Edeoja, L. E. Ajeibi, and A. D. Effiong, Influence of Penstock Outlet Diameter and Turbine Hub to Blade Ratio on the Performance of a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, International Journal of Precious Engineering Research and Applications (IJPERA), 2(5), November 2017: 31-46.
35.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim and L. Ochonu, Estimated Power Output from a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, Journal of Energy Research and Reviews 1(1): 1-16, 2018
36.O. M. Injor, A. O. Edeoja and D. T. Gundu, Effect of Die Angle and Reduction Ratio on the Pressure and Hardness of Extruded Al-Mg-Zn Alloy, European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology, 2018, 5(3): 170-175
37.A. O. Edeoja and J. A. Tarka, Effect of Penstock Diameter of a Simple Pico Hydro System on Shaft Power, Elixir Mech. Engg., 118, 2018: 50610-50622
38.A. O. Edeoja and J. A. Tarka, Shaft Power of a Simple Pico Hydropower System as a Function of the Flow Rate and Net Head Product, International Journal of Engineering Technology Research & Management, 2(3), 2018
39.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, E. Akhabogu, Production and Analysis of Biodiesel from Waste Vegetable Oil Feedstock, International Journal of Scientific Engineering and Science, 2(1), 2018 37-41.
40.A. O. Edeoja, M. Ekoja and J. S. Ibrahim, Turbine Dimensionless Coefficients and the Net Head/Flow Rate Characteristic for a Simplified Pico Hydro Power System, Journal of Engineering Research and Reports, 1(1): 1-17, 2018

National Journals
1. Oseni, M. I. and Edeoja, A. O., Contribution of Mechanical and Thermal Stresses to Rotary Kiln Shell Failure, Global Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 7(1), 2007, University of Uyo, Nigeria.
2.Edeoja, A. O. and Kucha, E. I., Design and Construction of a Nozzle to Enhance Mist Generation in Manual Spraying, Global Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 10(1), 2009, University of Uyo, Nigeria.
3.Ibrahim, J. S. and Edeoja, A. O., Performance Test of a Local Gin (Ogogoro) Stove for Cooking in Nigeria, Journal of Research in Engineering, 5(4), 2008, International Research and Development Institute, Uyo.
4.Ibrahim, J. S, Kuhe, A. and Edeoja, A. O., Performance Test of the Effect of Coupling a Preheat Tank and Reflector to Basin Still under Makurdi Humid Climate, Journal of Research in Engineering, 6(1), 2009. International Research and Development Institute, Uyo
5.Edeoja, A. O., Bam, S. A. and Edeoja, J. A., Comparison of a Flat Plate Collector and a Manually–Tracking Concentrating Collector for Air Heating in Makurdi, Journal of Science and Technology Research, 8(2), 2009, International Research and Development Institute, Uyo
6.Edeoja, A. O., Odihi, O. and Edeoja, J. A., Performance of a Manually – Tracking Active Concentrating Trough Collector Suitable for Rural Applications in Makurdi, In Journal of Science and Industrial Policy, 1(1), 2009, International Research and Advanced Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
7.Edeoja, A. O and Owolabi, A. O., Small Scale Investigation of the Potential of Solar Drying of Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes) as a Control Measure in Makurdi, Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 6, 2014
8. Ekoja, M., Edeoja, A. O., Kuhe, A., Mechanical Properties of Oil Palm Fibre Treated with Cassava Starch for use as an Insulation Material, Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 7, 2015.
9. Edeoja, A. O., Ekoja, M., Kuhe, A., Theoretical Analysis of the Performance of a Small Scale Simple Binary Refrigerant Blending Rig, Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 7, 2015.
10.Kuhe, A., Edeoja, A. O. and Itodo, I. N., Experimental Investigation of a Passive Thermosyphon heating system with Phase Change material in Makurdi, Nigerian Journal of Solar Energy, 27, 2016.
11.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, E. I. Kucha, A Simplified Pico Hydropower System with Provision for Water Recycling, AJRAE Journal, 1(1), Renewable and Alternative Energy Society on Nigeria (RAESON), 2016.
12.Edeoja, A. O., Ekoja, M., Ibrahim, J.S., Effect of Nozzle Area Ratio on the Performance of a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 9(1), 2017, pp. 232-249
13.Ekoja, M., Edeoja, A. O. and Injor, O.M., Production of Motorcycle Splash Guard from Waste Water-Sachets by Simple Heat Fusion, Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 9(1), 2017, pp. 253-262

C.Journal Papers in Press
International Journals
1.Edeoja, A. O., Edeoja, J. A., Ogboji, M, E., Effect of Number of Turbine Runner V-Blades on the Performance of a Simple Pico-Hydro System, Accepted for publication by International Journal of Engineering and Technology, www.iet-journals.org, 2016
2.A. O. Edeoja, M. Ekoja, T. A. Taofeek, Influence of Penstock Outlet, Number of V-Blades, Flat Blade Lateral Twist Angle and Hub to Blade Ratio on the Performance of a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, Athens Journal of Technology & Engineering, 2017

National Journals
1.J. A. Edeoja, A. O. Edeoja, M. E. Ogboji, Enhancement of Carbon Emission Management in the Nigerian Construction Industry by Deliberate Uptake of Renewable Energy Resources, Nigerian Journal of Solar Energy, 2016.
2.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, E. I. Kucha, H. A. Iortyer, Proposal for using Solar or Wind for provision of the Power required for Recycling Water in a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, Nigerian Journal of Solar Energy, 2016
3.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim and V. Archigbenda, Influence of Turbine Runner Diameter on the Performance of a simplified Pico Hydropower System, Journal of Technology, Industrial Studies and Science (JTISS) Accepted for publication in Volume 2, number 2, December 2018.
4.M. Ekoja, A. O. Edeoja, S. Gbashi, The Effect of Cassava Starch Solution on the Thermal Conductivities of Selected Biomass, Taraba Journal of Engineering and Technology, 1(1), 2018.
5.Injor, O. M., Edeoja, A. O., Tiza, A., Effect of Cassava and Guinea Corn Starch on Atserem Stream Foundry Sand, Taraba Journal of Engineering and Technology, 1(1), 2018

D.Conference Papers
International Conferences
1.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, E. I. Kucha, A Simplified Pico Hydropower System with Provision for Water Recycling, Presented at 6th Annual and International Conference of RAESON, 21st April, 2016, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
2.A. Edeoja and A. Eloka-Eboka, Comparative Analysis of Biogas and Yields from Cattle, Sheep, Poultry wastes and their Combinations, 17th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies – SET 2018 21st - 23rd of August 2018, Wuhan, China

National Conferences
1.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, E. I. Kucha, H. A. Iortyer, Proposal for using Solar or Wind for provision of the Power required for Recycling Water in a Simplified Pico Hydropower System, Presented at the National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.
2.J. A. Edeoja, A. O. Edeoja, M. E. Ogboji, Enhancement of Carbon Emission Management in the Nigerian Construction Industry by Deliberate Uptake of Renewable Energy Resources, Presented at the National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.
3.A. O. Edeoja, J. S. Ibrahim, M. A. Kuhe, K. A. Kwaghger, Potentials of Solar Distillation Technologies for provision of Portable Drinking water for Makurdi Metropolis, Presented at the National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.
4.Usman M. Kallamu, J. S. Ibrahim, Alex O. Edeoja and Emmanuel I. Kucha, Enhanced Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids prepared from Banana-Fibre nanoparticles for use as Radiator Coolant, 2nd African Conference/Workshop on Applications of Nanotechnology to Energy, Environment and Health, 4th to 7th July, 2016, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
5.Awua, J. T., Ibrahim, J. S. and Edeoja, A., Investigation of the Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluid prepared from Palm Kernel Fibre Nanoparticles using De-ionized water and ethylene Glycol (60:40) as base fluid, 2nd African Conference/Workshop on Applications of Nanotechnology to Energy, Environment and Health, 4th to 7th July, 2016, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.


E.Journals Reviewed
1.Statistical Model for the Forecast of Hydropower Production in Ecuador, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 2017. www.ijrer.org
2.An Energy Analysis of the Kaplan and Francis Turbines Selection Effect in Hydroelectric Power Generation Units, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 2018. www.ijrer.org
3.Design of River Flow Floating Portable Micro-Hydro, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 2018. www.ijrer.org
4.Optimization of Wind Blade for Wind Power Harvesting, Journal of Energy Research and Reviews, 2018. www.sciencedomain.org
5.Small Hydro Power Viability Assessment of Elemi River in Ekiti State of Nigeria, Journal of Energy Research and Reviews, 2018. www.sciencedomain.org
6.Sensitivity of Model Parameters and Weather Conditions on Thermal Performance of Water-in-Glass Evacuated Tube Solar Water Heater, Journal of Energy Research and Reviews, 2018. www.sciencedomain.org

F.Conference Papers Reviewed
1.Comparative Analysis of Geothermal with Wind, Hydro and Solar Energy Technologies, National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.
2.Measurement of Gamma Radiation from Some Selected Refuse Dumpsites in Yola Metropolis, North-Eastern Nigeria, National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.
3.Comparison of the Relative Merits of Different Sources of Renewable Energy, National Solar Energy Forum, November, 2016, National Space Research and Development Agency, Obasanjo Space Centre, Airport Road, Abuja.

Specializations

Mechanical Engineering (Energy Studies)

Research Archive

CURRENT RESEARCH/EXTENSION
A.Current Research
1.Production of Drinking water for rural area use by incorporating a thermal storage to a basic still.
2.Determination of optimum basin still parameters for Makurdi location.
3. Development of Environmentally safer Refrigerants for domestic and industrial Refrigeration.
4.Development of par-boiled Paddy rice Solar Crop Dryer.
5.Energy conservation by improved design of rural biomass stove.
6.Development of Hybrid Solar Laundry Dryer
7.Development of Multi-effect humidification systems for drinking water production.
8.Development of Water hyacinth dryer as part of the control process.
9.Development of Pico-hydropower system.
10.Further investigations on the Pico-hydropower system.
11.Hybridization of the hydropower system with solar and wind.
12.Hydrokinetic power systems.
13.Production of Bio-coal using several biomass
14.Development of solar-aided lawn mower with Android application

Responsibilities

SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY/COMMUNITY
A.Service to the University
i.Member of Departmental Committee on DTLC, 2017
ii.Member of College Committee for SWEP implementation, 2017
iii.Member of Departmental Committee for COREN visit, 2017
iv.Member of College Postgraduate Committee, 2015 till date
v.College of Engineering Examinations Officer, 2015 - 2017
vi.Member of University Time Table Committee, 2015 - 2017
vii.Departmental Seminar/Project Coordinator, 2014 till date
viii.Postgraduate School Representative at 2 M.Sc. oral examinations, 2016
ix.Member of University of Agriculture, Makurdi Prayer Team, 2014
x.Member of Convocation Works Sub-Planning Committee, 2014
xi.Member of Special Committee for Planning of National Convention of the UAM Alumni Association, 2013
xii.Secretary, Committee for reorganization of Departmental Examination Office, 2011
xiii.Member of Departmental Strategic Committee, 2008
xiv.Member of Departmental Committee for COREN visitation, 2008
xv.Departmental Examinations Officer, 2006–2008
xvi.Deputy Departmental Examinations Officer, 2004–2006

B.Service to the Community
i.Repairs of UAM Engineering Complex internal roads July, 2017
ii.Annual Youth Empowerment Conference/Workshops from 2001 till date.
iii.Chairman UAM Alumni University of Agriculture Chapter Electoral Committee, 2016
iv.UAM Alumni Association National Convention Planning Committees Member, 2013 and 2015

C.Service to Taraba State University, Jalingo (On Sabbatical Leave)
(i)Acting Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, February 2018 till date
(ii)Member, Taraba State University Senate, February 2018 till date
(iii)Member, Faculty of Engineering Board, October 2017 till date
(iv)Managing Editor, Taraba Journal of Engineering and Technology, 14th February 2018 till date
(v)Member Taraba State University Faculty of Engineering Admissions Committee for 2018/2019 session, July 2018
(vi)Chairman, Committee on investigation of missing wood planks in the Faculty, July 2018
(vii)Coordinator for 300 level Student Work Experience Programme (SWEP) for 2017/2018 session.
(vii)Member Taraba State University Faculty Journal Committee, January 2018
(vi)Chairman, Faculty Committee on investigation of fracas in a staff’s office, September 2018