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Dr. Okwu Modestus Okechukwu
B.Eng. -FUTO, M.Sc. -University of Ibadan, Ph.D. -FUTO, Postdoc. -University of Johannesburg

  • Designation: Senior Lecturer
  • Office/Department: Mechanical Engineering Department
  • Specialisation: Industrial and Systems Engineering
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Scholarly/Professional Summary

 MSc. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Ibadan in Nigeria. Okwu is a Corporate Member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and a Registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, COREN. His research interests include: Algorithms, Combinatorics and Optimization (ACO); operations research and modeling; supply chain design, processes and engineering; renewable and alternative energy; industrial and safety; IoT; machine learning; artificial intelligence and robotics. .


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Publications

Pareto Principle and Hazard Model as Tools for Apporpriate Scheduled Maintenance in a Manufacturing ...

Journal: African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, 2016
Author: Johnson A. Fadeyi, Modestus O. Okwu, Chinedum O. Mgbemena, Kingsley C. Ezekiel

APPLICATION OF BOX-BEHNKEN DESIGN FOR THE OPTIMIZATION OF STEAM TURBINE EFFICIENCY

Journal: World Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, 2017
Author: Eyere Emagbetere, Festus I. Ashiedu, Olusegun D. Samuel and Modestus O. Okwu

DEVELOPMENT OF ERASABLE WHITEBOARD MARKER INKS

Journal: Canadian International Journal of Science and Technology,, 2017
Author: Kindness Uyanga Paul Onaji Modestus O. Okwu.

DEVELOPMENT OF WATER HYACINTH BRIQUETTING MACHINE

Journal: International Journal of Scientific Research in Information Systems and Engineering (IJSRISE), 2016
Author: Okwu O. Modestus Adeyemi I. Olabisi ThankGod E. Boye Ezurike O. Benjamin

Application of Markov Theoretical Model in Predicting Risk Severity and Exposure Levels of Workers i ...

Journal: International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Applications, 2016
Author: Okwu Modestus Okechukwu Thaddeus C. Nwaoha Ombor Garrick

A combined algorithm approach to fuel consumption rate analysis and prediction of sea-worthy diesel ...

Journal: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 2016
Author: Thaddeus C Nwaoha Garrick Ombor and Modestus O Okwu

Development and Assessment of Composite Brake Pad Using Pulverized Cocoa Beans Shells Filler

Journal: International Journal of Materials Science and Applications, 2016
Author: Adeyemi Ibukun Olabisi Ademoh Nuhu. Adam Okwu Modestus Okechukwu

Enabling a Viable Technique for the Optimization of LNG Carrier Cargo Operations

Journal: Journal of Marine Science and Application, 2016
Author: Onakoya Rasheed Alaba T. C. Nwaoha and M. O. Okwu

ACCIDENT CAUSATIVE MODEL IN THE OIL AND GAS CONURBATION USING MARKOV CHAIN

Journal: International Journal of Scientific Research in Information Systems and Engineering , 2016
Author: Okwu, Modestus.O. Thaddeus Nwaoha Adeyemi, I. Olabisi and Ezurike Benjamin. O.

Facilitating Hazard Analysis of LNG Carrier Operations via Risk Matrix Approach

Journal: International Journal of Science and Technology, 2016
Author: Thaddeus C. Nwaoha Jasper Agbakwuru Modestus O. Okwu

Optimisation of Alkaline Ethanolysis of Biodiesel Yield from Nigerian Coconut Oil using One Variable ...

Journal: Journal of Energy and Natural Resource Management, 2014
Author: Samuel O.D., Okwu M. O., Oreko U.O., Amosun S. T.

Empirical Method to Predict the Performance of Human Powered Mono Hull Boats

Journal: International Journal of Engineering and Technologies, 2016
Author: Pereowei G. Ombor, Agbakwuru Jasper, Modestus O. Okwu,

DETECTION OF CRACK LOCATION AND SIZE IN STRUCTURES USING HIGHER HARMONICS OF EXCITED FREQUENCY

Journal: Research Journal in Engineering and Applied Sciences, 2013
Author: Ezekiel Kingsley C., Okwu Modestus O., Johnson A. Fadeyi

Optimisation of Alkaline Ethanolysis of Biodiesel Yield from Nigerian Coconut Oil using One Variable ...

Journal: JENRM, 2014
Author: Samuel O.D., Okwu M. O., Oreko U.O., Amosun S. T.

The Application of Artificial Neural Network in Prediction of the Performance of Spark Ignition Engi ...

Journal: International Journal of Engineering and Technologies, 2017
Author: O.C. Nwufo, Modestus O. Okwu, C. F. Nwaiwu, J.O. Igbokwe, E. E. Anyanwu

Experimental Study on a Line-Axis Concentrating Solar Energy Collector for Water Heating

Journal: Industrial Engineering, 2017
Author: Frederick Ikpakwu, Anthony Okoronkwo, Modestus Okwu, Emmanuel Anyanwu

APPLICATION OF LINEAR PROGRAMMING MODEL AND SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS IN MULTI-PRODUCT MULTI-DESTINATION ...

Journal: Canadian International Journal of Science and Technology, 2017
Author: Modestus O. Okwu,, F. I. Ashiedu, Joachim Gidiagba, Adedoyin Adesuji

Modified Screw Jack for Lifting Operation in Industrial Setting

Journal: International Journal of Engineering and Technologies, 2017
Author: Benjamin Ezurike, Modestus O. Okwu

Artificial neural network model for cost optimization in a dual-source multi-destination outbound sy ...

Journal: PRODUCTION MANUFACTURING, 2018
Author: Modestus O. Okwu, Benjamin Ufuoma Oreko, Stanley Okiy, Austin C. Uzorh and Onyewuchi Oguoma

Artificial Neural Network (ANN) and Greedy Heuristic (GH) Approach to Transshipment Model in a Bottl ...

Journal: Operations Research and Information Engineering, 2018
Author: Modestus O. Okwu, Ikuobase Emovon

A comparative study of artificial neural network (ANN) and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system (AN ...

Journal: International Journal of Engineering Business Management, 2018
Author: Modestus Okwu, Olufemi Adetunji