Staff Profile

Engr. Nwigwe Uzoma

Lecturer Ii
  • Faculty :
    Faculty of Engineering and Technology
  • Department :
    Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering
  • Official Email :
  • Alternate Email :
    nwigweuzoma@gmail.com
  • Google Scholar ID :
    w10ZidOAAAAJ
  • Research Gate ID :
    NA
  • ORCID :
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Biography

Engr. Uzoma Nwigwe joined Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo, Ebonyi State, Nigeria, were he currently serves as an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Mechanical Engineering. At AE-FUNAI, he supervises research in the field of metals and alloying, corrosion and protection, and teaches bachelor students in the department. Engr. Nwigwe specialized in the field of Materials Characterization and Analysis. He has 5 years of working experience in the institution with more than 11 papers published in refereed journals and 2 publications in conference proceedings.

Selected Publications (Articles and Journals)

S/N Publication(s)
1 REGINALD UMUNAKWE, IFEOMA JANEFRANCES UMUNAKWE, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE, WILSON UZOCHUKWU EZE AND AKINLABI OYETUNJI (2020), “REVIEW ON PROPERTIES OF HYBRID ALUMINUM–CERAMICS/FLY ASH COMPOSITES,” AIMS MATERIALS SCIENCE VOLUME 7, ISSUE 6, (2020), PP. 859–870
2 STEPHEN A. AJAH, UCHENNA C. NWOKENKWO, O. EZURIKE BENJAMIN, SAMUEL UZOMA NWIGWE, CHIBUZO V. IKWUAGWU, FRIDAY N. ASHIBONG (2020), “NUMERICAL EVALUATION OF SOLAR POWER POTENTIAL FOR OFF-GRID APPLICATIONS IN RURAL AREAS,” JOURNAL OF MATERIALS AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE VOLUME 11, ISSUE 11, 2020, PP. 1885-1902
3 IFEOMA JANEFRANCES UMUNAKWE, REGINALD UMUNAKWE, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE, VICTOR ADEOLA POPOOLA, AKINLABI OYETUNJI (2020), “PROPERTIES EVALUATION OF INTERIOR DECORATIVE EMULSION PAINTS PRODUCED USING LOCAL EXTENDERS OBTAINED FROM AKURE, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA,” EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING VOLUME 5, ISSUE 1, 2020, PP. 17 – 22
4 REGINALD UMUNAKWE, AKINLABI OYETUNJI, BENJAMIN OMOTAYO ADEWUYI, WILSON UZOCHUKWU EZE, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE, IFEOMA JANEFRANCES UMUNAKWE (2019), ” MECHANICAL PROPERTIES AND MICROSTRUCTURE OF HYBRID VULCANIZED NATURAL RUBBER FILLED WITH CARBON BLACK AND NANO-CACO3 FROM ACHATINA ACHATINA SHELLS,” JOURNAL OF METALS, MATERIALS AND MINERALS, VOL. 29, NO. 4, 2019, PP. 80 – 89
5 IFEOMA JANEFRANCES UMUNAKWE, REGINALD UMUNAKWE, VICTOR ADEOLA POPOOLA, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE, AKINLABI OYETUNJI (2019), “EVALUATING THE EXTENDER CHARACTERISTICS OF SOME LOCAL MATERIALS IN AKURE, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA FOR APPLICATIONS IN THE PAINTS INDUSTRY,” MRS ADVANCES, VOL. 4, ISSUE 43, PP. 2355 – 2365
6 AKINLABI OYETUNJI, REGINALD UMUNAKWE, BENJAMIN OMOTAYO ADEWUYI, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE, IFEOMA JANEFRANCES UMUNAKWE (2019), “EVALUATING THE PROPERTIES OF NANOPARTICLES OF CALCIUM CARBONATE OBTAINED FROM THE SHELLS OF AFRICAN GIANT LAND SNAILS (ACHATINA ACHATINA) VIA IN SITU DEPOSITION TECHNIQUE,” U.P.B. SCI. BULL., SERIES B, VOL. 81, ISS. 1, 2019, PP. 85 – 94
7 STEPHEN OGBONNA MBAM, SUNDAY EMMANUEL NWONU, OLUSEYI ADEWALE ORELAJA, UZOMA SAMUEL NWIGWE AND XIAO-FAN GOU (2019), “THIN-FILM COATING; HISTORICAL EVOLUTION, CONVENTIONAL DEPOSITION TECHNOLOGIES, STRESS-STATE MICRO/NANO-LEVEL MEASUREMENT/MODELS AND PROSPECTS PROJECTION: A CRITICAL REVIEW,” MATER. RES. EXPRESS, VOL. 6, NO. 12, 2019, PP. 1 – 28
8 UZOMA S NWIGWE, STEPHEN OGBONNA MBAM AND REGINALD UMUNAKWE (2019), “EVALUATION OF CARICA PAPAYA LEAF EXTRACT AS A BIO-CORROSION INHIBITOR FOR MILD STEEL APPLICATIONS IN A MARINE ENVIRONMENT,” MATER. RES. EXPRESS, VOL. 6, NO. 10, 2019, PP. 1 – 12
9 SAMUEL UZOMA NWIGWE, REGINALD UMUNAKWE, STEPHEN OGBONNA MBAM, MOSES YIBOWEI, KOOFFREH OKON AND GODWIN KALU-UKA (2019), “THE INHIBITION OF CARICA PAPAYA LEAVES EXTRACT ON THE CORROSION OF COLD WORKED AND ANNEALED MILD STEEL IN HCL AND NAOH SOLUTIONS USING A WEIGHT LOSS TECHNIQUE,” ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE RESEARCH APRIL – JUNE 2019;46(2), PP. 114 – 119
10 NWIGWE U. S., YIBOWEI M E., MBAM S. O., UMUNAKWE R., KALU-UKA G. (2018), “STUDY ON AGEING EFFECTS ON THE HARDNESS AND MICROSTRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF 6063 AL-ALLOY TREATED WITH TIN,” UMUDIKE JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (UJET), VOL. 4 NO. 3, DECEMBER 2018, PP. 42 – 46