Ekiti State University

HOD's Profile

Dr Akindele David Ojo is a PhD holder in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom in 2018. He had his B.Eng degree from the Ondo State University Ado Ekiti (OSUA) in 1997 and his M.Eng degree was obtained from the University of Ado Ekiti (UNAD), in 2007. He joined Ondo State University Ado Ekiti in 1999 as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and he rose through series of promotions to Senior Lecturer in October 2020. His lecture and research areas include Energy (Biomass), Thermodynamics, and Heat transfer. He has published articles in reputable Journals both at national and internationals  and has also presented papers in conferences both locally and internationally. He is very keen in the areas of energy and combustion of biomass fuels for heat generation (HP) or combined heat and power generation (CHP). His research encompasses SEM and EDX analysis of combustion particles. He is a bonafide and registered member of the following professional bodies; Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMeCHI), and America Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He was appointed Acting Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering in August 1st, 2021.