DEPARTMENT: Chemical/Petroleum Engineering
RESEARCH INTEREST: Process Development
AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Petroleum of Gas Processing, Energy Conservation in Process Industries, Biomass Processing, Process Modeling and Simulation.
AWARD AND HONOUR: Bureau of External Aid Scholarship Award to Study Petroleum Refining in USSR Best Graduating student in 1975 Petroleum refining RMDC Award for the modeling of essential oils from national plants Visiting reservoir Engineer @ SPDC, port- Harcourt MSC advanced chemical Loughborough, 1978 Ph.D. (Salford) UK Chemical Engineering 1982
AFFILIATION: Member, Nigeria Society of Chemical Engineers Partnership with researchers at a University in the Republic of South Africa
A distinguished professor of Chemical Engineering with several decades of teaching, research andcommunity Service. I rose through the rank from Graduate Assistant to Professorship In Chemical Engineering. I have supervised hundreds of Bachelor of Engineering Projects, more than one hundred M. Eng. candidates and more than ten PhD candidates. Ihave published more than sixty papersinlocal, national and international journals. 1 am still activein research andpublication in international journal. I have served as chairman/member of accreditation panelsto several universitiesin chemical and petroleum engineering, external examiner of PhD theses and M. Eng. Dissertations. I have also served as external assessor of professorial candidates in several Nigerian universities. One of my recent publications is given below:Emmanuel Aluola, Samuel E. Ogbeide,Kess O. Obahiagbon, (2021)
Laboratory Evaluation of BiosurfactantSolution forFilter Cake Removal to Enhance a More Wetness Condition in Oil Recovery, InternationalJournal of Petroleum and Gas Engineering Research, ECRTD UK, Vol. 5. No.1 1-17.