ENGR. DR. TERTSEGHA DANIEL Ipilakyaa


ENGR. DR. TERTSEGHA DANIEL Ipilakyaa
Designation: Lecturer I
Email: ipilakyaa.daniel@uam.edu.ng
Phone: 08063070213, 08024692266
Gender: Male

Biography

PERSONAL DATA

Name: - Ipilakyaa, Tertsegha Daniel
Date of Birth: - 08.10.1980
Nationality: - Nigerian
Permanent Home Address: - N.K.S.T. Tse- Agir, Tyogbenda Mbachaa, Mbatiav
Gboko Local Government Area.
Corresponding Address: - Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Agriculture, P.M.B. 2373, Makurdi
Benue State, Nigeria.
ipilakyaa@yahoo.com, ipilakyaa@gmail.com, ipilakyaa.daniel@uam.edu.ng
Tel: 08063070213, 08024692266
Marital Status: - Married with two children
Evelyn Iveren Ipilakyaa- Wife
Terhemba Victor Ipilakyaa - Son
Sesughter David Ipilakyaa - Son

Present Employment: - University of Agriculture, Makurdi-Nigeria
Date of First Appointment: - 22-05-2012
Date Appointment Confirmed: - 11-06-2014
Present Rank: - Lecturer I (CONUASS 04)



EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS WITH DATES
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D); Mechanical/Production Engineering
University of Agriculture, Makurdi-Nigeria - 2014
Master of Engineering (M.Eng), Production
University of Agriculture, Makurdi-Nigeria - 2010

Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng); Mechanical Engineering
(Second Class Honours, Lower division)
University of Agriculture, Makurdi-Nigeria - 2004

Senior School Certificate of Education
Gboko High School Gboko, Benue State - 1995

Primary School Certificate
N.K.S.T. Primary School Ahwa, Gboko, Benue State - 1989
WORKING EXPERIENCE/PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
•Nov. 2014 – Date: Lecturer I
Mechanical Engineering Department
University of Agriculture, Makurdi

•Feb. 2012 - Nov. 2014: Lecturer II
Mechanical Engineering Department
University of Agriculture, Makurdi

•2009-2012: Federal Road Safety Commission. RS4HQ, Jos- Nigeria
Information Technology Centre (ITC) Officer.


•2008-2009:Zain Nigeria Ltd, Maintenance Technical Crew (MTC) North Western Region (Contract Staff)
Team Leader: in charge of preventive, reactive and restorative maintenance of Zain network in Katsina State.

•2008: New Frontier Technologies Makurdi
Head, Technical Executive crew (ICT)

•2007-2008: Zain Nigeria Ltd, Maintenance Technical Crew (MTC) North Western Region
(Contract Staff)
Help Desk Engineer: in charge of preventive, reactive and restorative maintenance of Celtel networks in the N/W Region, Data Interpretation and Computer Analysis of results from various Team Leaders using SPSS software, Monitoring of Network failure using Network monitoring software for Celtel in the N/W region
•2005-2006: Government Secondary School Kibiya, Kano State
. National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Taught Physics and Mathematics

•2003: NNPC Corporate Headquarters Abuja
Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme
CONFERENCE/WOKSHOP ATTENDANCE
•2009: Federal Road Safety Commission Academy, Jos
1.Use and Maintenance of ICT Facilities with Specific Application to Intelligent Transport System (ITS).
2.Remote Sensing.
•2009: National Youth Leadership Training Centre, Shere Hills, Jos
Leadership Development Skills
•2015: TETFUND Training Workshop on the use of Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Laboratory/Workshop Equipment in the area of Mechatronics

STUDENTS SUPERVISED
Undergraduate
1.Supervised 5 projects
Post Graduate Diploma
1.Supervised 3 students
M. Eng
1.Supervised 2 students
PhD
1.1 student

Memberships

Registered Engineer; COREN, R. 33, 541 (2016)
Member; Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) 38, 466 (2015)

Publications

PUBLICATIONS WITH DATES

•K. K. Ikpambese, P. Ager and T. D, Ipilakyaa: Comparative Study of Energy Performance of Kerosene, Electric, Wood and Charcoal Stoves. Int. J. Engg. Res. & Sci. & Tech. 2014, Vol. 3, No. 2, May, 2014. www.ijerst.com
•Ipilakyaa, Tertsegha Daniel, Tuleun, Livinus Tyovenda and Gundu, David Terfa: Predictive Force Models For Orthogonal Cutting Incorporating Tool Flank Wear- International Journal for Engineering and Technology Volume 4 No. 7, July, 2014. www.iet-journals.org
•Ipilakyaa T.D., Achirgbenda V.T., Gbashi S.: Design, Construction and Testing of an Electric Powered Toggle Jack Mechanism. Volume: 04 Issue: 02, Feb 2017. www.irjet.net
•K.K. Ikpambese, T.D. Ipilakyaa, V.T. Achirgbenda: Artificial Neural Network of Job Satisfaction: A Case Study of ICT. International Journal of Applied Information Systems (IJAIS) Volume 11-No 11, March 2017. www.ijais.org
•Ipilakyaa T Daniel, Gundu D Terfa and Nwankwo N Kingsley: A Study on the Effect of Rake Angle and Feed Rate on Cutting Forces during Orthogonal Cutting. European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology. Volume 4, Issue 4, April 2017. www.ejaet.com
•Ipilakyaa T Daniel, Yanshio E Terngu and Gundu D Terfa: Design, Construction and Testing of a Motorized Tuber Chipping Machine. European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology. Volume 4, Issue 7, July 2017. www.ejaet.com
•Ipilakyaa T. Daniel, Nwankwo N. Kingsley and Yanshio E. Terngu: Effect of Process Parameters on Material Removal Rate (MRR) During Turning of Mild Carbon Steel CS 1030 Using Taguchi Method. World Journal of Engineering Research and Technology. Volume 3, Issue 4, 71-80 July 2017. www.wjert.org
•Daniel T. Ipilakyaa, Alex O. Edeoja and Aondohemen 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. Vol. 1, Issue 5, 394-406 July-August 2017. www.ijtsrd.com
•Ipilakyaa T. Daniel, Tuleun L. Tyovenda and Gundu D. Terfa: Comparative Study on the Effect of Cutting Fluids on the Flank Wear of High Speed and Carbide Tipped Cutting Tools. International Journal of Trend in Scientific Research and Development. Vol. 1, Issue 5, 458-465 July-August 2017. www.ijtsrd.com
•Ipilakyaa T. Daniel, Dagi C. Nenge and Tuleun L. Tyovenda: Effects of Filler Content and Particle Size on the Mechanical Properties of Unsaturated Polyester Resin Reinforced with Rice Husk-Coconut Shell Particles. European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology. www.ejaet.com (Accepted for publication, July 30, 2017)

Specializations

Mechanical/Production Engineering

Research Archive

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS/EXTENSION
•Effect of Process Parameters (Feed, Speed and Depth of Cut) on Metal Removal Rate (MRR).
•Design, construction and Testing of a Fire fighting Robot Prototype
•Design, Construction and Testing of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

Responsibilities

UNIVERSITY TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Course taught to date
-Applied Mechanics II
-Engineering Design I
-Engineering Design II
-Machine Design III
-Computer Aided Design and Manufacture
-Introduction to Complex Analysis
-Laboratories practical
-Computer Integrated Manufacturing
ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE
•Departmental Examination officer2017-Date

SPECIAL SERVICE TO UNIVERSITY
•Member: Departmental examination board - 2012 – Date
University of Agriculture Makurdi

•Registration Officer - 2014 – Date
Mechanical Engineering
University of Agriculture Makurdi

•Member: College Examination Board - 2014 – Date
University of Agriculture Makurdi

•Member: Departmental Welfare Committee -2017-Date
•Examination Officer - 2017-Date
•Repair of Internal Roads Within the College of Engineering -July 2017


SPECIAL SERVICE TO THE NATION
•Ward Collation Officer, Gboko West: 2015 general elections
•Tarka Local Government Collation Officer; 2015 Governorship elections
•Secretary Electoral Committee: UAM 2016 Alumni Elections.