Engr. Prof. F. B. Akande


1. PERSONAL DATA

Name:Engr. Prof  AKANDE Fatai Bukola
Sex:Male
Marital Status:Married
Nationality:Nigerian
Phone Number:08100398754; 08174288897
Email Address:fbukkyakande@yahoo.com;         fakande@latech.edu.ng
Present Rank:Professor
Area of Specialization:Farm Power and Machinery

2. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Higher Educational Institutions Attended with Dates:

a. Community Grammar School, Lalupon, Ibadan. Nigeria.             1984 –1989
 b.Federal University of Technology, Minna. Nigeria                     1993 –1998
 c.Federal University of Technology, Minna. Nigeria                  2001 –2004
 d.Universiti Putra Malaysia2008 –2011

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

Academic Qualifications
a. West African Senior Secondary School Certificate1989
 b.B. Eng. (Hons) Agric. Engineering1998
 c.M Eng. Agric. Engineering2004
 d.COREN Registered Engineer2007
 e.PhD (Biomechanical Engineering)2011      

Prizes, Honour, National and International Recognitions, and Grants:

a. Best student in Final Year Project; Department of Agric. Engineering FUT Minna   1998
b.Best Graduating M. Eng Student; Department of Agric. Engineering FUT Minna2004

3. MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Corporate Member, Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers (M733/2001)
  • Corporate Membership Registration with the Nigerian Society of Engineers (M16463).
  • Corporate Membership Registration with the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (M1030679)
  • Registration with Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (R.12,970)

4. FIVE MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Akande, F.B., Oniya, O.O. and Ibiyemi, O. (2018). Effective Power of a Massey Fergusson MF 435Tractor Engine Using Diesel and Loofah Biodiesel. Advances in Multidisciplinary and Scientific Research, Vol.4 (1): 65-82 ISI Impact Factor – 1.455 available at http://www.isteams.net/aims-journal
  • S. Aminu, F.B. Akande and F.A. Ola (2018). Modelling the relationship between grading, moisture content and screen aperture in groundnut decortication. Aris Zone Journal of Engineering, Technology and Environment AZOJETE-CIGR Section VI special issue, Vol.  14 (SP.i4): 185-193
  • Jekayinfa, S.O., Oriola, K.O., Adedoyin, A.S., Ola, F.A and Akande, F.B. (2017).  Effects of some processing parameters on the performance evaluation of a sugarcane juice extractor. Nigerian Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria. Vol.4(2) 113-117.
  • Ola, F.A., Ibrahim, S.O., and Akande, F.B. (2017). Some moisture dependent physical properties of Baobab seeds (Adansonia digitata L), International Journal of Organic Agriculture, Research and Development, available at www.ijoardjournal.org. Vol. 14: 20 – 30.
  • Oriola, K.O., Jekayinfa, S.O., Ola, F.A., Adedoyin, A.S and Akande, F.B.(2017).  Some Mechanical Properties of Sugarcane at Different Sizes and Loadings Relevant to Design and Construction of Sugarcane Juice Extractor. Int. Journal of Engineering Research and Application www.ijera.com ISSN: 2248-9622, Vol. 7, Issue 7, (Part -8) July 2017, pp.62-70. Impact factor of 5.169, ICV= 80.82 Index Copernicus