Dr.Samuel A. Ikirigo

Brief Profile

Dr. Samuel Apigi Ikirigo is a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Informatics in the Faculty of Science, Federal University Otuoke. He obtained a Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) degree in Computer Engineering at the Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST), Port Harcourt, Rivers State now known as Rivers State University (RSU), in the year 2007.  He did his National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Taraba State from 2008 to 2009. He served as a customer care officer at Sunmail Telecom Limited, Bayelsa State from 2010 to 2011. In the year 2012, he obtained a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Software Technology with Network Management at the Robert Gordon University (RGU) Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom. Mr. Ikirigo joined the university in 2013 as an Assistant lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Informatics. He completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science at the University of Southampton (UoS), England, United Kingdom, in 2022. His research area is on Classification of Caenorhabditis Elegans Genotypes using Locomotory Behaviourial Patterns. His research interests include machine learning, computer vision, computational biology, time series forecasting, web science and recommender systems.

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