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Biography

Dr. ALABI Stephen Adeyemi received both Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) degree with first class honours and MEng with Distinction in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, respectively and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D). degree in Structural Health Monitoring of Railway Track System from the City University of Hong Kong. He is a registered engineer with Council for the Regulation of Engineering Practices in Nigeria (COREN) and currently a Corporate member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE).

Qualifications/Experiences

July, 2012 – August 2013    Assistant Lecturer

Department of Civil Engineering, Fed. University of Technology, Akure.

  • Delivers and coordinates undergraduate and postgraduate Diploma lectures in Strength of material Structural Analysis, Design of Reinforced concrete structures and Practical,
  • Conduct joint researches with other colleagues on specialised research areas as its relates to the department.
  • Provides support roles to the management by working in several committees in the department.

 

March 2010 – July, 2012         Graduate/Research Assistant

Department of Civil Engineering, Fed. University of Technology, Akure.

  • Delivers and coordinates undergraduate lectures in Structural Analysis, Design of Reinforced concrete structures and Practical,
  • Conduct joint researches with other colleagues on specialised research areas as it’s relates to the department.
  • Provides support roles to the management by working in several committees in the department.

 

March 2009 - February 2010 Structural Engineer/ Business Development Engineer

Bussdor and Company Limited, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

  • Successfully designed and implemented a Three Storey NDDC Building Hostel at Abia State University Uturu, Nigeria.
  • Introduced a contract bidding strategy that won the area office 5 EPC contracts within 6months on highly competitive grounds.
  • Championed the project management of several procurement contracts for Bussdor, delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • As business development engineer, increased clientele by 60% between June 2009 and January 2010 via technical marketing of company expertise and organisational lobbying.
  • Was responsible for the Quality control of constructional materials such as Reinforcement bar, concrete etc.

 

March – Dec. 2007    Engineering Intern

Lagos State Ministry of Works and Infrastructures, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State. 

  • Preparation of bill of Engineering measurements and Evaluation (BEME) and part of supervision team of 600 m long Bridge at Lasu-iyana iba Lagos State
  • Assisted in design, construction and supervision of drainage system
  • Delegated to provide support services to the operations, design and administrative departments.
  • Assisted in the design and documentation of several tank farm projects which sped up design deliverable by 30%.
  • Demonstrated high versatility and technical competency in assigned tasks. This got me transferred through the four key departments in the organization and was send-off as the best intern at the end of my programme. 

Research Interests/Areas

  • Concrete Technology
  • Structural dynamics
  • Vibration measurement
  • Structural model updating
  • Structural damage detection
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Vibration control

Teaching

  • Strength of material
  • Structural Analysis
  • Design of Reinforced concrete structures 

Prizes/Honours

  • City University of Hong Kong PhD postgraduate studentship award, 2013 – 2017

  • Best Student Presentation Award, Hong Kong Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HKSTAM) 2016.
  • Departmental award for having the most excellent academic achievement in Course Work and Examination in Civil Engineering postgraduate program in 2010.
  • Best graduating student in the Department of Civil Engineering in 2007/2008 academic year.
  • Two consecutive Annual State Scholarships (Kwara State) for maintaining a First class grade in all academic sessions.

URLs/Links

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Stephen_Adeyemi_Alabi

https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=iFClP5gAAAAJ&hl=en