Dr. F. A. Oyawale


 

 

 

 Dr.F.A.Oyawale|tech.ui.edu.ng|University of Ibadan

 

Festus Adekunle Oyawale 

Academic and Professional Qualifications

B.Sc.(Michigan), M.Sc(Cincinnati),PhD (Benin)

 

Senior Lecturer

 

Area of Specialisation

Industrial Engineering

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Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

 

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RESEARCH

        COMPLETED

        The under listed projects which have been completed are being written for publication.

i.             Manufacture of abrasive paper from local raw materials

  1. Design and manufacture of a melting furnace
  2. Manufacture of abrasive wheels from local raw materials
  3. Construction and performance evaluation of a thermocouple

 

IN PROGRESS

  1. Adeyeye A. D. and F. A. Oyawale, “Development of Welding Flux for Stainless Steel Welding Electrodes

DISSERTATION:         Ph.D. dissertation

         “Development and Performance Evaluation of Shielded Metal Arc Welding Flux from Local Raw Materials” University of Benin, Benin-City, 1999.

          M.Sc Project

          “Optimization of the Scheduling System for the Manufacture of Gear Yokes: The case of Rockwell International”, Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, 1978

        Publication

(a)    Books Already Published

1)   Oyawale F. A., (2006) “Statistical Methods, An introduction”, - ISBN 978– 047–218–5 International Publishers Ltd., Ibadan. (213 pages)

2)   Oyawale F. A.,(2002) “Engineering Drawing”, ISBN 978-047-219-3 Bakare Binders & Printers, Ibadan. (271 pages)

3)   Oyawale F. A. and A. S. Onawumi  (2006) “Introduction to Industrial Engineering” ISBN-978-38125-5-6 Bash-Moses Printing and Publishing Co., Ibadan (191 pages)

 (b)       Chapters in books already published

 

(c)         ARTICLES THAT HAVE ALREADY APPEARED IN REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

1)   Manufacture and Performance Evaluation of high efficiency grinding wheels from local raw materials Proc. NIIE 1998 pp 40-50

2)   Manufacture of Abrasive paper from locally available raw materials Proc. NIIE 1998  pp 156-161

3)   An investigation of the performance of some selected manual metal arc welding electrodes. Proc. NIIE 1998, pp 255-261

4)   Ogunleye O. O. and Oyawale F. A.,(2006) “Effects of Oleochemical Additives on the Physical Properties of Polyester based Flexible Polyurethane Foam” Proceedings of the Nigerian Institute of Chemical Engineers.

5)  Oyawale F. A. and Ogunseye S. O. (2007) “Design and Construction of a Wired Silicon Solar Panel”  Proceedings on energy at Abuja. 

6)  Oyawale F. A. Oyetunji O. R., and Saliu L. (2008) “The Design And Fabrication of a Cuber Machine”  Second International Conference On Engineering Research & Development:  Innovations (Icer & D 2008) University of Benin.

7)  Oyawale F. A. and  Ogunmolati M. A (2008) “Quality Characteristics of Basic Hand Tools Sold In Nigeria”  Second International Conference On Engineering Research & Development:  Innovations (Icer & D 2008) University of Benin.

 

(d)         Patents

(e)         ARTICLES THAT HAVE ALREADY APPEARED IN LEARNED JOURNAL

International First Author

1)   Oyawale F.A. and Ibhadode A.O.A.,(2004)     “Development of FeOTiO2-SiO2-CaCO3 System as a Welding Flux”, Nigerian Journal of Engineering Research and Development. Vol. 3, No. 1, pp35-41     

2)   Oyawale F. A. and O. T. Popoola (2004) “Design, Construction and Performance Evaluation of the Absorption type Refrigerator.” Global Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Vol 5 No. 1, pp 38 – 41                     

3)   Oyawale F. A. and Ibhadode A. O. A, (2004) “Design and Manufacture of Manual Electrode Coating Machine for Small Scale Manufacture”, Nigerian Journal of Engineering Research and Development Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 37 – 44      

4)   Oyawale F. A. and Akinyemi O. O. (2005) “Design and Production of a Mechanized Coating Machine for Arc Welding Electrode” Journal of Research in Engineering Vol 2 No 1, pp 56-59.  

5)   Oyawale F. A. and D. O. Olawale (2007) “Design and Prototype Development of a Mini-Electric Arc Furnace”, The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Volume 8, Number 1, May 2007, pp 12-16.   

6)    Oyawale F. A. and A. E. Olaoye. 2007. “Design and Construction of an Autoclave”. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 8(2): 224-230. 

7)   Oyawale F. A. and K. O. Sanusi, 2008 “Investigation of the Grain Structure of the Fusion Zone of Single Pass Arc Welding of Structural Steel (NST 34 LC), Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 9(1):173-178.    

8)   Oyawale F. A. and A. A. Ajetunmobi, (2009) “Construction of Iron-Constantan Thermocouple from Locally Available Raw Materials, Global Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Vol 10   No. 1 , pp 57-60.

9)   Oyawale F. A. (2008) “Local Sourcing of Raw Materials for the Manufacture of Manual Metal Arc Welding Electrodes: A Case for Locally Produced Steel Wires in Nigeria”  Journal of Research in Engineering Vol 3  No 3 , pp 128-131.

10)               Oyawale F. A., and O.A. Adegboyega,(2008) “Manpower Planning Using Decision Analysis: Case of Crown Company”. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 9(2).pp 413-419

11)               Oyawale F. A. and Ogunmolati M. A., (2009) “Quality Characteristics of Basic Hand Tools Sold in Nigeria” Advanced Materials Research Vols 62-64 (2009) pp 708-714.

12)               Oyawale F. A. and Yekini A. K. (2009) Design Fabrication and Performance Evaluation of a Sprinkler System. African Journal of Engineering Research and Development, Vol 2, No. 1.pp 90-95

13)               Oyawale F. A.  and Olawale O. (2009) “Ethanol Extraction from Wheat” Journal of Science and Technology Research, Vol 8, No. 1. pp 46-51

14)               Oyawale F. A.  and Adeniyi E. K. (2009) “Design, Fabrication and Evaluation of Melon Shelling Machine”. Journal of Research in Engineering, Vol 6, No. 1. pp 18-26

15)               Oyawale F. A. and Otesile O. O. (2009) “Design and Fabrication of a Vacuum Cobweb Cleaner” Int. Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vol 1 No. 1.pp 110-115

16)               Oyawale F. A.  and Orimogunje (2009) “Biogas Production from Organic Waste” Journal of Science and Technology Research, Vol 8, No. 2. pp 72-78

17)               Oyawale F. A., Odior, A.O., Ismaila M. M (2010) Design and Fabrication of a Water Distiller, Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) 1 (2): 168-173

18)               Oyawale, F A; Odior, A O; Bolanle, R O. (2011) Evaluation of safety practices and performance in a brewery industry in Nigeria between 2000 – 2007 J. Appl. Sci. Environ. Manage. Vol. 15 (1) 127 – 133

 

Second Author

19)               Akintunde B. O., Oyawale F. A. and Tunde-Akintunde T. Y. (2005) “Design and Fabrication of a Cassava Peeling Machine”, Nigerian Food Journal, Vol 23, pp 231-238

20)               Ogunleye O. O., Oyawale F. A. and Odewole G. A. (2006) “Optimum Allocation of Silicone oil in Flexible Polyurethane Foam Production”, Journal of Science and Engineering Technology, Vol 13 No. 3 pp 7018-7028.      

21)               Odior A. O. and F. A. Oyawale. 2008 “A Neuro-Fuzzy Approach to Grinding Process Control”, Global Journal of Engineering and Technology 1(2) 153 – 160.  

22)               A. O. Odior and F. A. Oyawale. (2008) “Application of Neuro-fuzzy to Component Elements of a Grinding Wheel” Global Journal of Engineering and Technology 1(3) 329-336.  

23)               Adeyeye D. A. and F. A. Oyawale, (2008) Mixture Experiments and their Applications in Welding Flux Design, Journal of the Braz. Soc. Of Mech. Sci. & Eng. Vol XXX, No. 4, pp 319 – 325.

24)               O.O. Ogunleye, F.A. Oyawale and E. Suru: (2008) Effects of Castor Oil on the Physical Properties of Polyether Based Flexible Polyurethane Foam, Adv. In Nat. Appl. Sci., 2(1): 10-15.

25)               A. O. Odior, F. A. Oyawale and E. S. Orsarh, (2009) “Application of Mathematical Model to the Production Capacity of a yam Flour Producing Company” Global Journal of Engg. & Tech. Vol 2 No 1, pp 79-85.

26)               Ademola Adeyeye and Festus Oyawale (2009) “Weld-Metal Property Optimization from Flux Ingredients through Mixture Experiments and Mathematical Programming Approach”, Journal of Materials Research, Vol 12, No 3.pp 339-343

27)               A.O. Odior and F.A. Oyawale (2009) Application of Mathematical Model to Optimization of the Production Capacity of Paint Manufacturing Company. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 10(1) 178-184.

28)               Odior A. O., F. A. Oyawale, O. E. Charles-Owaba, (2009) Application of Neurofuzzy Mathematical Model in the Development of a Local Oven Design. Int. Jour. of Natural and Applied Sciences 5(4), pp374-378.

29)               A.O. Odior and F.A. Oyawale (2009), An Approach for solving linear fractional programming problems, Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics, Vol 14 (May 2009), pp 93-96.

30)               A. O. Odior and F. A. Oyawale, (2009) An Algorithm for Scheduling in 2-Machine Flow Shop Problem, Journal of the Nigerian Institution of Production Engineers. Vol 11, pp 157-166.

31)               A. O. Odior, F. A. Oyawale and E. S. Orsarh, (2009) Development of a Vegetable Slicing Machine from Locally Sourced Materials, Journal of the Nigerian Institution of Production Engineers. Vol 11, pp 143-156.

32)               Andrew O. Odior and Festus A. Oyawale (2010): Application of Neuro-fuzzy Models to Grinding Wheel Parameters. Int. Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol. 5 No.16, pp 2775-2787.

33)               Ademola D Adeyeye and Festus A. Oyawale, (2010): Optimisation of Weld-Metal Chemical Composition from Welding-Flux Ingredients: A Non-Pre-Emptive Goal Programming Approach. Maejo Int. J. Sci. Technol. 4(02), 347-359. 

34)               A. O. Odior and F. A. Oyawale (2010)Manufacture of Abrasive Grains from Locally Sourced Raw Materials in Nigeria” Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) 1 (1): 40-47

35)               Ademola David Adeyeye and Festus Adekunle Oyawale, (2010):Multi-objective Methods for Welding Flux Performance Optimization, RMZ – Materials and Geoenvironment, Vol. 57, No. 2, pp 251-270

36)               A.O. Odior, F.A. Oyawale and J.A. Akpobi (2010),A Genetic Algorithm for Job Scheduling in Two Machine Flow Shop Problem, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Technology. Volume 2, Number 1, pp. 279—290 

37)               Odior A. O. and Oyawale F. A (2010) An Assignment Problem for n machines and m Operators. Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics. Vol 17, pp 371-376

38)               Odior A. O. and Oyawale F. A (2010), Application of mathematical model to job scheduling in an oil processing firm in Nigeria, Am. J. Sci. Ind. Res., 2010, 1(2): 139-143

39)               A. O. Odior, F. A. Oyawale and G.C. Ovuworie (2010) Some operations of electric power supply system in Benin City area of Nigeria, Am. J. Sci. Ind. Res., 2010, 1(3): 636-642

40)               Odior, A. O, Oyawale, F. A and Adeyemi, A.J. (2011) Development of Safety Fuse Plugs for Use in the Oil Industry Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) 2 (1): 25-29

41)               A. O. Odior, F. A. Oyawale, J. A. Akpobi and E. S. Orsarh (2010) Neuro-Fuzzy Analysis for Silicon Carbide Abrasive Grains Production. Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics Vol 16, pp 591-596

42)               Odior A. O., Oyawale F. A., Akpobi J. A. and Charles-Owaba O. E. (2010): Some Grinding Factors Affecting Locally Formulated Silicon Carbide Abrasive Wheels. The Journal of the Nigerian Institution of Production Engineers. Vol 12, pp 214-223

43)               Odior A. O., Oyawale F. A., and Charles-Owaba O. E. (2010): A Neuro-Fuzzy Liguistic Approch to Experimental Parameters with Silicon Carbide Grinding Wheel. Journal of the Nigerian Institution of Production Engineers. Vol 12, pp 224-232

Third Author

44)               Odior, A O; Charles-Owaba, O E; Oyawale, F A (2010): Determining Feasible Solutions of a Multicriteria Assignment Problem.  J. Appl. Sci. Environ. Manage. Vol. 14(1) 35 – 38.

45)               O.E. Charles-Owaba, A.E. Oluleye, F.A. Oyawale, S.A. Oke, 2008, A facility maintenance scheduling model incorporating opportunity and inflation costs, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering 2008 - Vol. 3, No.4  pp. 423 - 466

46)               Odior A .O., Charles-Owaba O. E. and Oyawale F. A. (2010): Application Of Job Scheduling In Small Scale Rice Milling Firm.  ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences Vol. 5, No. 1.

47)               Odior A. O., O. E. Charles-Owaba, F. A. Oyawale, (2010), Application of Time Study Model in a Rice Milling Firm: A case Study. Global Jour. of Engg and Tech. Vol 3, No 1: pp 141-147.

 

Others

48)               S. A. Oke, I. O. Oyedokun, O. S. Momodu, O. G. Akanbi, F. A. Oyawale (2010) A model for tracking temperature variation in cold and hot metal working conditions during machining operations. Journal of Industrial Engineering International Vol. 6, No. 10, 1-15

49)               Oke S. A., O. A. Johnson, O. E. Charles-Owaba, F. A. Oyawale and I. O. Popoola (2006) “A Neuro-Fuzzy Linguistic Approach in Optimizing the Flow Rate of a Plastic Extruder Process” International Journal of Science & Technology, Vol 1, No 2, pp 115-123.       

50)               Oke S. A., O. A. Johnson, O. E. Charles-Owaba, I. O. Popoola and F. A. Oyawale (2006) “Application of Fuzzy Logic Concept to Profitability Quantification in Plastic Recycling” The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Vol 7, No 2, pp 163-175.   

51)               Oke S. A. I. O. Oyedokun, O. G. Akanbi and F. A. Oyawale. 2007. Development and Application of an Inflation-Based Productivity Model” Pacific Journal of Science and Technology 8(2): 328-339. 

52)               Oke S. A., I. O. Oyedokun, O. G. Akanbi and F. A. Oyawale (2008) “An inflation-based maintenance profitability model” Int. J. Productivity and Quality Management, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp 325-339.

53)               Oke S. A., T. A. Salau, O. A. Adeyefa, O.G. Akanbi and F. A. Oyawale(2007) “Mathematical Modeling of the Road Bumps using Laplace Transform. International Journal of Science and Technology.2(2): 120 – 141.

54)               Oke S. A., Ahmed, A. O, Akanbi, O. G., F. A. Oyawale, and Ofiabulu C. E. (2008), “Mathematical Modelling of Lead Assimilation by Printing Press Operators in a Poor Indoor air Quality Environment”. Int J. Energy Technology and Policy Vol 6 No 5/6 pp 554-565.

55)               S. A. Oke, C.E. Ofiabulu, A.A. Banjo, O.G. Akanbi, F.A. Oyawale, (2008), The Combined Application of Quality Function Deployment and Pareto Analysis for Hotel Services Improvement, International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management (IJPQM), Vol. 3, No. 2, pp 241-262

56)               Oke, S.A.; Ayomoh, M. K. O.; Akanbi, O.G.; Oyawale, F.A. (2008) “Application of Hybrid Structural Interaction Matrix to Quality Management”  International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management, Volume 3, Number 3, pp. 275-289.

57)               Oke S. A., J. U. Obioma, O. G. Akanbi, K. Adekunle and F. A. Oyawale. (2008) “Modelling of Energy Expenditure at Welding Workstations: Effect of Temperature on Work Performance” Journal of the Ergonomics Society of South Africa, 20(1) pp 16-28.

58)               Oke S. A., A. J. Abudu, O. G. Akanbi and F. A. Oyawale (2009) “Cost Analysis in the Implementation of ISO Quality System in a Petroleum Refinery” Int. J. Productivity and Quality Management, Vol 4, No 9, Pp 55-83.

59)               S.A. Oke, I.O. Oyedokun, O.G. Akanbi, F.A. Oyawale, 2008, “Development of a performance measurement system for manufacturing systems”, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering 2008 - Vol. 3, No.4  pp. 498 - 513.

60)               S.A. Oke;  I.K. Oshiafi;  O.G. Akanbi;  A. Kolawole;  F.A. Oyawale,(2008) “Modelling energy expenditure of a brick layer at various postures” Journal of the Ergonomics Society of South Africa Volume 20 No 2 , Pp 34  - 44.

Local Journals

61)               Odior A. O. and Oyawale F. A (2010) Manufacture of Abrasive Grinding Wheel using Silicon Carbide Abrasive Materials. Journal of Engineering for Development Vol 9 pp 54-64

62)               Odior A. O. and Oyawale F. A  and Orsarh E. S. (2010) A Genetic Algorithm for Flow Shop Scheduling Problem. Journal of Engineering for Development Vol. 9, pp 65-73

 

Accepted for Publication March 2011

63)               Oyawale F. A., Odior A. O., Oyetunji O. R. and Saliu L. (2011): Development of a Livestock Feed Cubing Machine from Locally Sourced Materials. Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics

64)               Oyawale F. A., Odior A. O. and Aganwonyi T. E. (2011): Design and construction of an Oil Fired Compact Crucible Furnace. Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics.

 

(f)     Books, Chapters in Books and Articles already accepted for Publication

          Nil

(g)           Technical Reports and Monographs

    Nil