Ekiti State University

HOD's Profile

Oluwumi Adetan has been a Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Ekiti State University (formerly known as the University of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria) since 2000. He bagged his Doctoral degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. His research interest is to study the effects of rain on microwave propagation and wireless communications systems. His Ph.D work was entitled: “Modeling of raindrop size distribution and critical diameters for rainfall attenuation over microwave links in southern Africa”.  He had earlier obtained his Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria in 2010. He is a registered member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and as well the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). He is a corporate member  of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE). Dr. Adetan has been involved in teaching and examining courses such as Communication principles, Power Electronics, Electronics circuits, Electromagnetic Waves and Circuits and Antenna Waves and Program in the University for over twenty (20) years.  He was the Acting Head of Department of Computer Engineering (2016-2018) and currently a Senior Lecturer and the Ag. Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria. He has published many articles both in local and international journals. He was appointed the Acting Head of Department on the 1st of August, 2021.