Faculty of Engineering and Technology

 

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology was established on the 1st of October, 1984. The Faculty aims to respond to the worldwide demand for engineers that have sound knowledge of engineering and management principles and the ability to apply this knowledge to the complex situation prevailing within the construction and manufacturing industries.

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Recent Submissions

  • PREDICTING THE LOST LABOUR VALUE IN CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS WITH LINEAR MODELS 

    Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, J.E; Egwunatum, Samuel (Journal of the Faculty of Environmental Science, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK)AWKA, Nigeria. Tropical built Environmental., 2014-01-01)
    In spite of the extensive literatures on lost labour estimation methods in construction project circle, some of the methods in use continue to raise spurious doubt and consistency questions in terms of giving repeatable ...
  • INFERENCES ON THE RELIABILITY LEVELS OF LOST LABOUR ESTIMATING METHOD 

    Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, J.E; Egwunatum, Samuel (Journal of the Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UniZik) Awka, Nigeria. Tropical built Environmental., 2014-01-01)
    Recent studies conducted in the construction industry and particularly by the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) recommended practice No. 2SR-03 on lost labour estimation as shown that all the methods ...
  • FLEXURAL CRACK IN THIN VOIDED CONCRETE-ELASTIC RING SUBJECTED TO BENDING 

    Oboshior, Joel (The Nigeria Institution for Civil Engineers, Journal of the Civil and Environmental Engineering., 2015-06-01)
    This research project recognizes the fact that cracks can develop at the ends of prestressed concrete members. There appear to be no agreement on the effect of flexural crack width on reinforcement corrosion. Crack width ...
  • FINITE ELEMENT, MATRIX ANALYSIS FOR SQUARE PLATE IN BENDING 

    Oboshior, Joel (The Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineering. Journal of Construction and Management ., 2015-06-01)
    The application of a generalized finite element method to the free vibration problem of plate is presented. The displacement formulation of the finite element method is used. A nonconforming truncated polynomial function ...
  • ELASTIC ANALYSIS OF STRUCTURES BASED ON MODERN COMPUTATIVE PROCESS 

    Oboshior, Joel (The Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineering. Journal of Construction and Management ., 2015-03-01)
    It is only now both appropriate and possible to study the theory related to modern of structural analysis. The theory is based on elastic flexure under plain strain condition and the moment loads are assumed to be statically ...
  • ANALYSIS OR BEAM UNDER THE ACTION OR LOAD APPLIED AT ONE END AND CLAMPED AT THE OTHER END USING THE FINITE ELEMENT METHOD 

    Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, J.E (Journal of Engineering and Architecture, 2016-11-01)
    The paper derived the flexibility of a matrix of a structure subjected to load by a direct appeal to structural theory, utilizing virtual complimentary energy principle. Fundamentals of Finite Element Analysis presented ...
  • STABILITY OF LATTICE ELASTIC STRUCTURES UNDER COMBINED LOADS 

    Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, J.E (Journal of Engineering and Architecture, 2016-09-01)
    This study appraised the stability of lattice structures under combined loads. Analysis of Elastic system (real lattice structures) with equilateral triangles grid (isotropic) and its bending properties were carried out ...
  • MATHEMATICAL HYDRAULIC MODELS OF ONE-DIMENSIONAL UNSTEADY FLOW IN RIVERS 

    Oboshior, Joel; Egwunatum, Samuel; Ahianba, J .E (International Journal of Advanced Engineering, Management and Science (IJAEMS), 2018-02-01)
    This flow in rivers is concerned with unsteady flow in open channel and it mathematically governed by the Saint Venant equation, using a four-point implicit finite difference scheme. For a one-dimensional applications, the ...
  • STRUCTURAL CONCRETE DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF BOX CULVERT USING THE FINITE ELEMENT METHOD 

    Engr. Oboshior, Joel (Journal of Engineering and Architecture, 2017-06-01)
    The Finite Element Method of Analysis has now developed to the extent where methods for all soil structure interactions problem may be formulated to provide an adequate means for analysis of reinforced concrete structures ...
  • DYNAMIC RESPONSE TO THE THICK SPHERICAL SHELL OBTAINED FROM A STRAIN-RATE SENSITIVE ELASTIC MATERIAL USING MODIFIED TRANSFORM EQUATION 

    Engr. Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, Joseph Eizielen (Ambrose Alli University Journal of Environmental studies aaujes, 2017-06-01)
    This paper has presented a solution to responses of elastic spherical shell and domes problems when subjected to loads, using modified Hankel transforms for dynamic responses. The analysis considered the responses of ...
  • ELASTIC LOAD OF SINGLE BAY STOREY FIXED FRAME WORK USING BOLTON’S SUBSTITUTE TECHNIQUES 

    Engr. Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, Joseph Eizielen (Ambrose Alli University Journal of Environmental studies aaujes, 2017-06-01)
    The paper examines the difference between the action of the frame with and without rotational continuity; pined or jointed. Method of estimating the elastic critical load developed for the elastic critical bulking led to ...
  • FLEXURAL STRENGTH PROPERTIES OF KENAI FIBRE CEMENT SAND MOTOR ROOTING SHEET IN NIGERIA 

    Engr. Oboshior, Joel; Ahianba, Joseph Eizielen (Ambrose Alli University Journal of Environmental studies aaujes, 2017-06-01)
    Fibre concrete roofing and road research institute Nigeria has provided a suitable and significantly cheaper alternative roofing materials to conventional sheets of asbestors and aluminum. These sheets withstand strong ...
  • EFFECT OF LINEARIZATION AND VISCOSITY IN CURVED FLOWS 

    Oboshior, Joel; Egwunatum, Samuel; Ahianba, J. E. (Open Journal of Civil Engineering, 2018-06-06)
    A brief survey of the status of curved flows reveals that the problems which have been investigated pertain either to a small shear, large disturbance approximation or a large shear, small disturbance approximation. While ...
  • A REVIEW OF PORTAL FRAME STRUCTURE USING SUMMATION METHODS 

    Oboshior, Joel; Egwunatum, Samuel; Ahianba, J. E. (Open Journal of Civil Engineering, 2018-05-02)
    Analysis of portal frames, loaded with unequal and equal axial loads was carried out. Appropriate manual Technique was recommended in BS 59 50; Part 1, to be used in the design procedure. This research work is proposing a ...
  • A LINEAR APPROACH TO SYSTEM ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF TEMPERATURE CONTROLER SYSTEM FOR A BOILER PLANT 

    ARELOGIE, JAMES OSEIWE (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE, NIGERIA., 2017-08-01)
    Excess heat in a boiler plant or any other industrial process can have detrimental effect on the performance and this will result to a waste of energy resources. Given the importance of temperature measurement and control, ...
  • SIMULATION OF AN IMPROVED SWITCH NETWORK OF AAU MAIN LIBRARY COMPLEX 

    ENEHIZENA, OSATOHANMWEN NOGHAYIN (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL/ ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE, NIGERIA., 2017-03-01)
    This study showed that the network performance of a flat switch network in the main library complex of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma can greatly be improved by logical segmentation. A survey of the flat switch ...
  • PERFORMANCE OF REAL-TIME MONITORING OF RADIO ACCESS AVAILABILITY IN A NETWORK 

    IKHINE, MATTHEW ALOARIE (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE, NIGERIA., 2017-04-01)
    The work presented in this thesis laid more emphasis on the performance of real time monitoring and availability of radio signals to a consumer in a communication network. The aim of this study is to investigate existing ...
  • HANDOVER MANAGEMENT IN CELLULAR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS 

    UFUAH, CHARLES (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, NIGERIA., 2017-07-01)
    The study presents the management of handover process in mobile communication network. Recent time there have been increase in number of drop calls in mobile communication due to failure of handover process in mobile ...
  • EVALUATION AND MODELLING OF NETWORK DRIVEN DEMAND SIDE MANAGEMENT MEASURES FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSUMERS 

    AKINSANYA, OLUSOLA AYODEJI (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, 2017-08-01)
    This thesis presents the evaluation and modelling of network-driven demand side management (DSM) measures for residential consumers. Network-driven demand side management measures are concerned with reducing demand on the ...
  • DESIGN AND SIMULATION OF A WIND-SOLAR HYBRID ENERGY SYSTEM FOR MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATION SITES 

    AGBAKOKO, OKEREMUTE IGHOAVWOGHOKE (DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, NIGERIA., 2017-05-01)
    The aim of this study is to design and simulate a hybrid energy system for reliable and cost - effective power supply to mobile telecommunication sites in developing cities. The Hybrid optimization model for electric ...

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