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  31 Jan 2017

CHIEMEKA UGOCHUKWU IKECHUKWU

 

Chiemeka Ugochukwu Ikechukwu

NAME: Chiemeka Ugochukwu Ikechukwu

RANK: Professor

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Atmospheric Physics

DATE OF BIRTH: 5 May 1960

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • First School Leaving Certificate 1976
  • School Certificate 1982
  • Sc (Hons) Physics 1987
  • Physics 1991
  • D Atmospheric Physics 2007

 

PRIZE AWARDS:
1) Jack Tiley Gyado Award for Best Graduating Student in Physics

2) Jos International Breweries Award for Best Graduating Student in Physics

 

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONNAL BODIES
1) Member Nigerian Institute of Physics.
2) Member Nigerian Physics Writers Series Creation.

 

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Measurement of Air Aerosol Concentration during the Harmattan.

PUBLICATIONS

CONFERENCE PAPER

  1. Chiemeka I.U. (2000) OPTO Electronic Method of Determining Air Aerosol Concentration. Degenerating Scientific Knowledge in Nigeria: need for urgent redress in the 21st century. FBPS, Abia State University, Uturu. May 22-25, 2000.
  2. Chiemeka I.U. (December, 1996): OPTO Electronic Methood of Determining Particle size Distribution and how it is related to Extinction and Scattering Coefficient. Seminar on Sustainable Environment and Development Management and Research Team(EMRT- ABSU). December 11-22, 1996.
  3. Chiemeka I.U. (1996) : Air Pollution Mechanical Removal of Particulates. Organized by (EMRT- ABSU): Seminar on Sustainable Environment and Development in Nigeria. December 11-12, 1996.
  4. Chiemeka I.U. (2006): Candidate Equations Potential Evapotranspiration: Another step in humanizing the research capacity in subtropical Africa Niger Institute of Physics, 29th Annual Conference, 16th – 19th August, 2006.
  5. Chiemeka I.u. (2008): Air Aerosol Meatl Constituent and Concentration at Okigwe, Nigeria. Nigeria Institute of Physics, 31st Annual Conference held at FUTO, Ohysics and Nigeria’s energy challenges, 15th – 18th October, 2008.

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Chiemeka I.U.: Effect of Air Pollution on thhe Environment, implications for Distance Education. ABSU Journal of Distance Education, 3(1), 1997, pp.260-268. Nigeria.
  2. Chiemeka I.U.: The Determination of Elemental Composition and Concentration of Air. Journal on the Environment, Vol.iv. no11, 200, 92-94, Nigeria.
  3. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M., Chineke T.C.: Determination of Air Aerosol Concentration during the harmattan season at Uturu, Nigeria. International Journal of Physics Science, Vol.1, No.1, 2006: p16-21, Nigeria.
  4. Chiemeka I.U.: Determination of Aerosol Mass, Concentration, Thickness oof Implication and composition during the 1989/1990 Harmattan season at Jos, Nigeria, Journal of research in Physics, Vol.2 No 2, 2006: 22-25, Nigeria.
  5. Chiemeka I.U., Chineke T.C. and Oleka M.O.: Assessment of the Potential Impart of Pollution Aerosol Exposure on Human Health at Uturu, Nigeria: International Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences, 3(2): 2007: pp 189-192. Nigeria.
  6. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O., Chineke T.C.: Measurement of Aerosol Concentration Variation by OTP- Electronic. Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, Vol.13, No.2, 2007:, 279-282. Nigeria.
  7. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O., Chineke T.C.: Determination of Aerosol Metal Composition and Concentration during the 2001/2002 Harmattan Season at Uturu, Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences Vol. 13, No. 3, 2007; pp 449-453, Niegria.
  8. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O., Chineke T.C.: Determination of Aerosol Metal Composition and Concentration during the 2004/2005 Harmattan Season at Uturu, Nigeria. Advances in Science And Technology, Vol. 1, No.2, 2007 pp. 126-132. Nigeria.
  9. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O., and Chineke T.C.: Measurement of Air Aerosol size during the 2001/2002 Harmattan season at Uturu, Nigeria. JNAMP, Vol.1, 2007, pp 635-640. Nigeria.
  10. Chiemeka I.U. Estimation of Solar Radiation at Uturu, Nigeria. International Journal in Physical Sciences. (Academic Journals). Vol. 3(5): 2008, 126-130. Kenya.
  11. Chineke T.C., Obidike S., Nwafor O.K. and Chiemeka I.U. Solar Now: A module for increased use of solar energy in schools. Global J. Pure and Aplied Sciences, Vol. 14(2) 2008, 214-245. Nigeria.
  12. Chiemeka I.U., Estimation of Air Aerosol Number Concentration by Indirect Method. International Journal of Physical Sciences(Academic Journal). Vol. 3(9): 2008, pp. 205-209. Kenya.
  13. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O. and Chineke T.C.: Determination of Effects of Aerosol on Surface Temperature at Uturu, Nigeria. Vol.1 (1): 2009, pp. 57-60. Nigeria.
  14. Chiemeka I.U., Measurement during the 2004/2005Harmattan Season at Uturu, Nigeria. NJP. Vol 20(2):2008, pp. 309-312. Nigeria.\
  15. Chiemeka U. and Chineke T.C. Evaluating the Global Solar Energy Potential at Uturu Nigeria. International Journal Physical Sciences (Academic Journals) Vol.4(3) 2009, 115-119, Kenya.
  16. Chiemeka I.U. and Chineke T.C. Evaluating the Global Solar Energy Potential at Uturu, Nigeria. International Journal Physical Sciences.(Academic Journal). Vol. 4(3)2009, 115-119. Kenya.
  17. Chiemeka I.U., ChinekeT.C., Okoro U.K., Nwafor O.K., Akwuegbu O.F, Emelogu N. and Nwokocha C.O: Candidates Equations for Potential Evapotranspiration: Another Step in Humanizing the Research Capacity in Subtropical Africa. Int. Sc. Res. J. Vol. 1(2): 72-81, 2008. Iceland.
  18. Chineke T.C. and Chiemeka I.U: Harmattan Particulate Concentration and Health Impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa’. Africa Physics Review 3(0018): 125-135, 2009. Italy.
  19. Chiemeka I.U.: Air Aerosol Meatl Constituent and Concentration at Okigwe, Nigeria: Int. J. of Physical Sciences 5(4) 2010: 283-286, Kenya.
  20. Chiemeka I.U.: Soil Temperature Profile at Uturu, Nigeria: Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 11(1)2010: 478-482. USA.
  21. Chemeka I.U.: Measurement of Grass Surface Temperature at Uturu, Nigeria: Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. 11(2)2010 532-537. USA.
  22. Chiemeka I.U., T.C. Chineke, V.N. Dike, N.D. Onyeuwaoma: Seasonal Levels of Evapotranspiration, Solar Radiation and Rainfall for Climate Variability Studies at a Subtropical space; Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. Vol. 12(2) 2012 498-511, USA.
  23. Chiemeka I.U.; Determination of the Metal Content and Concentration of Quarry Dust in Air in Ugwele, Uturu and Abakililki, Nigeria; International Science Research Journal. Vol. 3: 2011 78-81. Iceland.
  24. Chineke T.C., Nwankwo C., Obilonu A. and Chiemeka I.U.; Global Solar Radiation Potentials of Photovoltaiv Applications in Imo State, Nigeria: Sciencia Journal 2012. Vol. 1: 70-79
  25. Akabuobu E.U., Chiemeka I.U. and Dike C.O.: IOSR Journal of Applied Physics: vol. 4 Issue 4 (Sept-Oct. 2013), pp 15-23. India.

 

AUTHORSHIP OF A BOOK

  1. Abia State University Uturu: Centre for Remedial Studies Physics Monongraph, 2004.
  2. Abia State University, Uturu: Centre for Remedial Studies Introductory Physics, 2010.

 

CHAPTERS IN BOOK

  1. Chiemeka I.U.: OPTO Electronic Method of Determining Particles size Distribution Function and how it is related to Extinction and Scattering Coefficient, Published 1998.
  2. Chiemeka I.U.: Air Pollution: Mechanical Removal of Particulate, published 1998
  3. Chiemeka I.U.: Historical and Philosophical Development of Physics, published 1998
  4. Chiemeka I.U. and Chima G.N.: Impact of Science on Man’s Environment, published 1998.
  5. Chiemeka I.U., Onwuegbuche A.A. and Oleka M.O.: Forms and Source of Energy, published 2001.
  6. Chiemeka I.U., Ogbonnaya C.I., Nnadi J.N., and Obodo O.A.: Historical and Philosophical Development of the Major Branches of Science, published 2001.

 

BOOK: CO-AUTHORSHIP

  1. Chiemeka I.U., Oleka M.O., Onwuegbuche A.A., Ijeh B.I. and Udeajah I.C.: University Generral Physics Revision Text, published 1998
  2. Chiemeka I.U., Agbodike I.C.: Physics in Focus, published 1999.
  3. Chiemeka I.U., Ogwo J.N. and Achilike K.O.: Practical work in General Physics, 1, 2003.
  4. Chiemeka I.U., Ogwo J.N. and Achilike K.O.: Practical work in General Physics, II, 2004.
  5. Chiemeka I.U., Ahamefula Y.C.: Introductory Physics, published 2010.
  6. Chiemeka I.U., Agbodike I.I.C.: A Revision Text in Physics, published 1999.

 

SOLE AUTHORSHIP

  1. Chiemeka I.U.: Optics, Waves and Thermal Physics, published 2001.
  2. Chiemeka I.U.: Errors in University General Physical Laboratory, published 1999.
  3. Chiemeka I.U.: Optics, Waves and Thermal Physics, Published 2001, Revised Edition 2007.
  4. Chiemeka I.U.: Introductory Electromagnetism and Modern Physics, Published 2008.