Engr. Dr. Akobuche Chikezie

Engr. Dr. Akobuche Chikezie graduated with a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from the Rivers State University in 2012, M.eng in Mechanical Engineering (Applied Mechanics and Design) from the University of Port Harcourt in 2018, and a PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering (Applied Mechanics and Design) from the Rivers State University in 2021. He held a post of Design coordinator and Software instructor in the Rivers State University, Mechanical Engineering Department software laboratory in 2022, and joined the Federal University Otuoke, Bayelsa State, Nigeria in 2023 as a Lecturer 1 in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering. At the Federal University Otuoke, he is currently the examination officer and project coordinator for mechatronic programme. He is also a member of the Departmental quality assurance committee.


Dr. Akobuche Chikezie effectively teaches Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Mechanical Engineering Design, Mechanics of Machines, Theory of Machines, Tribology, and Modelling and Simulation in both Mechanical and Mechatronic programmes. He is a registered Engineer with the Council for the regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), a member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Nigerian Institute of Mechanical Engineers (NimechE), and Nigerian Society of Tribology and Lubrication Engineers.


RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Computational Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering Design, Experimental and Computational Tribology, Structural Vibration and Dynamics, Mathematical Modelling, Finite Element Method, and Biomedical Mechanics


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