Inaugural Lectures Series of the Federal University of Technology, Minna

Inaugural Lectures Series of the Federal University of Technology, Minna

Inaugural Lecture series

Presenter

Department/school

Topic

Date

1st

Prof. A. C. Ajibade

Geology/SSST

Geology the Subject of the Future in Nigeria

24th Feb. 2000

2nd

Prof. F. O. Akinbode

Mechanical Engineering/SEET

Sustainable Energy Technology For The 21stCentury

26th Feb. 2004

3rd

Prof. T. C. Mogbo

Quantity Surveying/SET

Construction And National Integration

15th April, 2004

4th

Prof. O. O. A. Fasanya

Animal Production/SAAT

A Productive Livestock Sector For The Survival Of An Ailing Economy

24th June, 2004

5th

Prof. H. O. Akanya

Biochemistry/SSST

Retinol The Vitamin Of Life

16th September, 2004

6th

Prof. S. A. Garba

Microbiology/SSST

Vaccines: The Solution To The Prevention Of Diseases

12th May, 2005

7th

Prof. V. I. Ezenwa

Science Education/SSST

Concept Mapping A Veritable Tool In Science Education

23rd June. 2005

8th

Prof.r. H. Khan

Mechanical Engineering/SEET

Metal Casting Technology In Nigeria-Present Status And Future Prospects

29th September, 2005

9th

Prof. D. O. A. Adefolalu

Geography/SSST

Weather Events, Climate Variability And CHANGE In Relation To NEEDS And MDGS. “Problems And Prospects Of The Nigerian Economy”

23rd November, 2006

10th

Prof. K. A. Salami

Industrial and Technology Education/SSST

Emission Control Technology By Automotive Industry: Trends And Challenges

16th August, 2007

11th

Prof. T. Z. Adama

Animal Production/SAAT

Towards Adequate Animal Protein Intake by the Year 2020

24th April, 2008

12th

Prof. M. A. T. Suleiman

Chemistry/SSST

The Economic Potential of Natural Rubber Production In Nigeria.

13th November, 2008

13th

Prof. J. O. Odigure

Chemical Engineering/SEET

Quality Of Cement Based Structures: Mitigating Global Warming And Building Collapse

5th March, 2009

14th

Prof. M. Galadima

Microbiology/SSST

Parasitic Diseases And The Millennium Development Goals

17th December, 2009

15th

Prof. K. M. Baba

Agric Economics & Extension/SAAT

Irrigation Development And Food Security In Nigeria

1st July, 2010

16th

Prof. J. A. Oladiran

Crop production/SAAT

Striving Food Security In Nigeria: The Role Of A Viable And Vibrant Seed Industry

12th August, 2010

17th

Prof. P. I. Olasehinde

Geology/SSST

The Ground Waters Of Nigeria: A Solution To Sustainable National Water Needs

16th September, 2010

18th

Prof. O. D. Jimoh

Civil Engineering/SEET

Sustainable Water Resources Management In Nigeria

11th November, 2010

19th

Prof. O. O. Morenikeji

URP/SET

Slogenering, Sign Painting And Visioning In Nigeria’s National Development And Planning: Imperative For Good Governance

26th May, 2011

20th

Prof. S. B. Oyeleke

Microbiology/SSST

Alternative Energy Sources: The Role Of Microorganisms

11th August, 2011

21st

Prof. M. G. M. Kolo

Crop production/SAAT

The Battle Against The Witch Weed: My Role

20th October, 2011

22nd

Prof. S. L. Lamai

Fisheries/SAAT

The African Cat Fish Culture For The 21stCentury

17th November, 2011

23rd

Prof. M. Zubairu

URP/SET

The Future of Northern Nigeria: An Urban Planning Prospective.

31st May, 2012

24th

Prof. E. E. Udensi

Physics/SSST

Subduing The Earth With Exploration Geophysics: My Contribution

21st November, 2012

25th

Prof. B. A. Alabadan

Agric & Bioresources Engineering

Housing and Food Security; Now and in the Future: Lessons from the Termites

31st January, 2013

26th

Prof. E. A. Okosun

Geology Department

The Traverses of a Strategrapher in Nigerian Sedimentary Basins

16th May 2013

27th

Prof. K. R. Adeboye

Mathematics/Stat

Mathematics, Mathematicians and Numerical Analysis: The Bridge and Bridgehead View of Nigeria with Mathematical Prism

27th March, 2014

28th

Prof. N. I. Akinwande

Mathematics/Stat

Periscoping Epidemiology and Ecology with Mathematical Tools

12th June, 2014

29th

Prof. I. N. Mogbo

 Science Edu/STE

Good Quality Science Education for Sustainable National Development: Implication for Counselling

21st August, 2014

30th

Prof. S. O. E. Sadiku

WAFT/SAAT

Fish Nutrient: The First Class Miracle for All

25th September, 2014

31st

Prof. O. Falusi

Plant Biology/SLS

Plant Genetic Resources and Food Security... Incredible Generosity, Incredible Responsibility

20th November, 2014

32nd 

Prof. O. Chukwu

Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering/SEET

Stomach Infrastructure, Agripreneurship and our Environment

11th December, 2014

33rd

Prof. A. Bala

Soil Science/SAAT

Legumes and Rhizobia: One of Nature's Partnerships for Food and Nutrition Security of the Poor.

9th April, 2015

34th 

Prof. N. A. Egharevba

Agric Engineering/SEET

Sustainable Irrigation Development and Management: Master Key for National Food Security and Job Creation.

30th April, 2015

35th

Prof. A. O. Osunde

Soil Science/SAAT

Towards a Sustainable Soil Security in SubSaharan Africa: The Role of Nitrogen Fixing Legumes.

6th August, 2015

36th  Prof. A. S. Abubakar Geography/SLS Hydrometeorology: Enhancing the Capacity for Hydroelectricity Generation in our Homes and Industries 27th August, 2015
37th Prof. B. A. Ayanwale Animal Production/SAAT Dietary Calorie: The Pillar that Holds Nutrition in Man and other Monogastrics. 29th October, 2015
38th Prof. H. D. Olusegun Mechanical Engineering/SEET The Importance of the Small and Medium-Scale Industries in Nigeria. 12th November, 2015
39th Prof. K. R. Onifade Chemical Engineering/SEET The Power of Computer Aided Design Software on Chemical Engineering Process Analysis, Design and Development. 26th November, 2015
40th Prof. Z. D. Osunde Agricultural Engineering Agricultural Product Value Addition for Food Security, Job Creation and Poverty Alliviation. 3rd December, 2015
41st Engr. Prof. B. A. Adegboye  Electrical Engineering/SEET The Electric Power Transmission Line - A Viable Link For Intelligence Transmission 17th March, 2016
42nd  Engr. Prof. S. Sadiku  Civil Engineering/SEET  Role of Mathematical Modelling In Structural Engineering Practice and Its Implications On Structural Integrity  5th May, 2016
43rd  Prof. O. B. Adeniji  Agricultural Economics and Extension/SAAT  Agricultural Extension for Food Security: Implications for Sustainable Development Goals  2nd June, 2016
44th Prof. E. J. Ohize Industrial Technology Education/SSTE Industrial and Technology Education: The Missing Link to Industrial Development 23rd June, 2016
45th Prof. J. N. Nmadu  Agricultural Economics and Extension/SAAT  Evidence-Based Sustainable Agricultural Development in Nigeria Through Economic Modelling of Credible Data. 14th July, 2016
46th   Prof. A. T. Ijaiya  Animal Production/SAAT  “Waste to Wealth: Micro- Livestock Production as a Catalyst for Food (Protein) Security,”  27th October, 2016
 47th  Prof. E. N. Onwuka  Telecom Engineering/SICT  "Cellular Mobile Communications: Connecting the World and Empowering the People"  17th November, 2016
 48th  Prof. R. J. Kolo  Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology/SAAT  “Water: The Engine of Life on Planet Earth and Driver to Sustainable Development Goal”  8th December, 2016
49th Prof. A. A. Jigam Biochemistry/SLS "Malaria: The Use Of Phytomedicinces as Viable Alternative Management Strategy for an African and Third World Tragedy" 15th December, 2016
50th Prof. O. K. Abubakre  Mechanical Engineering/SEET  "Repositioning Engineering Materials Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development" 12th January, 2017