Brief Profile: Prof.  A.O. Ogunlela

Education Details
Ph.D (Agricultural Engineering), Oklahoma State University, 1989
M.Sc (Agricultural Engineering), Iowa State University, 1985
B.Sc (Agricultural Engineering), University of Ibadan, 1980
Career Details
Reader (Associate Professor) in Agricultural Engineering Department
Member of Learned Society: MNIAE, MNSE, AMASABE, R. Eng.

Teaching Interests
Water Storage, Transport and Distribution Systems    Soil Conservation, Soil Conservation Structures & Land Protection, Unsteady Flows in Pipes and Channels, Computer Applications & Modelling of Agricultural Systems, Project Planning and Appraisal, Agricultural Hydrology, Soil and Water Conservation, Engineering Mathematics, Engineer in Society, Elements of Land & Water Management for Agriculture Students, Advanced Hydraulics,

Research Interests
Soil and Water Conservation;
Hydrology (Water Quantity and Quality, Stochastic Hydrology, Hydrologic Modelling),
Hydraulics (Closed-Conduit and Open Channel);
Modelling of Agricultural Systems.

Area of specialization:

Soil and Water Engineering

Extra Curricular Activities:
Music, Soccer, Table tennis


Some of his Publications are:

  1. Ogunlela, A.O. and A. Boluwade (2004), "Stochastic Modelling of Niger Flows", Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 12: pp 152 - 166.
  2. *Ogunlela A.O. & Kasali, M.Y. (2004), "Hydrologic Studies on a Proposed Muilt-Purpose Surface Reservoir", Journal of Technological Development, 4(1): pp 27 - 36.
  3. Ogunlela, A.O. (2005), "Reservoir Site Evaluation Through Routing", Journal of Modeling, Design and Management of Engineering Systems, 3(1): pp 53 - 62.
  4. Ogunlela, A.O. and M.B. Makanjuola (2000), "Hydraulic Roughness of some African Grasses", Journal of Agric. Engng. Res., 75: pp 221 - 224.
  5. Ogunlela, A.O. (1996), "Spatial and Temporal variation of Soil Erodibility", Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 4: pp 1 - 14.
  6. Ogunlela, A.O. (2001), "Predicting Effects of Land Use Changes on Runoff Using the Curve Numer Method", Journal of Tropical Engineering, 2(1): pp 25 - 32.
  7. Ogunlela1 A.O. (1997), "Flood Routing Along an Ungauged Stream", Journal of Mathematics and Applications, 10: pp 135 - 149.
  8. Ogunlela, A.O. (2001), "Stochastic Analysis of Rainfall Events in Ilorin", Journalof Agric. Res. & Dev., pp 39- 50.
  9. Ogunlela, A.O. (2003), "Modelling Soil Temperature Variations", Journal of Agric. Res. & Dev., pp 100 - 109. 
  10. 10. Ogunlela, A.O. (2001), "Sediment Yield from an Ungauged Tropical Basin", pp 296 - 304