DR. K.R. AJAO
DEPARTMENT: MECHANICAL ENGINEERING                  
DESIGNATION: SENIOR LECTURER

 


Some of his Publications are:

  1. Ajao K.R, Mustapha K, Mahamood M.R and Iyanda M.O (2010). “Design and Development of a Pedal-powered Soap Mixer”. New York Science Journal, Vol. 3 No. 1 pp. 6-9.Available online at: http://www.sciencepub.net/newyork/ny0301/02_0933_Dev_Soap_Mixer_ny0301.pdf
  2. Ajao K.R and Adegun I.K (2009). “Development and Power Performance Test of a Small Three-Blade Horizontal-Axis Wind Turbine”.  Heat Transfer Research, Vol. 40, No. 8, pp.777-792, U.S.A.Availableonline at:http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/46784ef93dddff27,07ec599e27b8a631,7743387f43c9e8be.html
  3. Ajao K.R, Mahamood M.R and Iyanda M.O (2009). “Interface for Modeling the Power Output of a Small Wind Turbine”.  Indian J.Sci.Technol., Vol. 2 No.5, pp.13-17, India Available online at: http://indjst.org/archive/vol.2.issue.5-6/may09ajao.pdf
  4. Ajao K.R, Ajimotokan H.A, Popoola O.T and Akande H.F (2009). “Electric Energy Supply in Nigeria, Decentralized Energy Approach”. Cogeneration and Distributed Generation Journal (Taylor & Francis),   Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 34-50, U.KAvailable online at:http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~content=a915634285&db=all
  5. Ajao K.R and Mahamood M.R (2009). “Wind Energy Conversion System; The Past, The Present and The Prospect. Journal of American Science, Vol. 5 No.6 pp.17-22, U.S.A Available online at:http://www.americanscience.org/journals/am-sci/0505/09_0898_Wind_Turbine_am0505.pdf
  6. Ajao K.R and Adegun I.K (2009). “Performance Evaluation of a Locally Fabricated Mini Cassava Flash Dryer”. Journal of Agricultural Technology, Vol. 5 No.2 pp. 281-289. Rajamangala University of Technology, Thailand Available online at:http://www.ijat-rmutto.com/pdf/Nov_v5_n2_09/07-IJAT2009_19F.pdf
  7. Ajao K.R and Adedeji A.A (2008).  “Assessing the Drying Rates of some Crops in Solar Dryer (case study: vegetables, tuber and grain crop). Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering, Vol.5, No.1, pp.18-28, NigeriaAvailable online at:http://usep-rice.com/USEP-WebPages/USEP2008_Vol5_No1_pg%2018-29.htm s
  8. Ajao K.R and Adeniyi J.S.O (2006). “Review: Renewable Energy Resources Distribution in Nigeria”. Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering, Vol. 3, No.1, pp.171-183, Nigeria
  9. Ajimotokan H.A, Ajao K.R, Adebiyi K.A and Dainkeh A, (2009). “Challenges of Sustainable Development in Nigeria: Need for Effective Engineering Education and Training”. Book of  Abstract, International Conference on Culture, Science and Sustainable Development in Africa, September 27th- 30th,  University of Cape Coast, Ghana, Abstract 64, pp.81
  10. Olorunmaiye J.A, Ariyo D.O, Ogunshola A.D and Ajao K.R, (2009). “Effects of Global Climate Change on Cooling Load for Air-Conditioning System Design and Reduction of Green House Gas Emission using Petrol/Ethanol Mixture in Engines”. Book of  Abstract, International Conference on Culture, Science and Sustainable Development in Africa, September 27th- 30th,  University of Cape Coast, Ghana, Abstract 91, pp. 99-100
  11. Ajao K.R. “Planned Maintenance by Performance Monitoring of Industrial Plant”. Technical Report No. 2005-03, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ilorin
  12. Ajao K.R. “Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) Standards in Industries”. Technical Report No. 2007-03, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ilorin
  13. Ajao K.R. “Investigation of valves uses and failures in flow-lines in Nigerian National Petroleum Company Depot, Oke-Oyi, Ilorin. Technical Report No. 2008-05, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ilorin
  14. Ajao K.R and Adeniyi J.S.O (2009). Comparison of Theoretical and Experimental Power Output of a  Small 3-Bladed Horizontal-Axis Wind Turbine. Journal of American Science, Vol.5 No.4 pp. 79‐90, Published by Marsland Press, New York, USA. Available online at:
    http://www.jofamericanscience.org/journals/am-sci/0504/12_0714_paper_002_am0504.pdf 
  15. Olorunmaiye J.A, Ariyo D.O, Ogunshola A.D and Ajao K.R (2011). Air-Conditioning Cooling Load and Petrol-Ethanol Mixtures in Engines Impact on Global Climate Change. International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vol. 38, Issue 2 pp. 144-152, Published by Begell House, Inc., U.K. Available online at
  16. Ajao K.R and Adegun I.K (2009). Performance Evaluation of a Locally Fabricated Mini Cassava Flash Dryer”. Journal of Agricultural Technology, Vol. 5 No.2 pp. 281-289, Published by Rajamangala University of Technology, Thailand. Available online at: http://www.ijat-rmutto.com/pdf/Nov_v5_n2_09/07-IJAT2009_19F.pdf
  17. Ajao K.R., Oladosu O.A and Popoola O.T (2011). Cost-benefit Analysis of Hybrid Wind-Solar Power Generation by Homer Power Optimization Software. Journal of Applied Science and Technology, Vol. 16, Nos. 1 & 2, pp. 52–57, Published by International Centre for Materials & Technology  and  African Journals Online, AJOL Ghana. 
  18. Sule B. F, Ajao K. R, Ajimotokan H. A and Garba M. K (2011), Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Electricity Consumption Trend in Residential Buildings in Ilorin, Nigeria. International Journal of Energy Sector Management. Vol.5 Iss:2, pp.162-168, published by Emerald Group Publishing, U.K. Available online at:
    http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?articleid=1938124&show=abstract
  19. Ajimotokan H.A., Ajao K.R., Adebiyi K.A., Dainkeh A. and Oloyede A.A (2010). Engineering Education and Sustainable Development in Nigeria. Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 93-98, Published by Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. 
  20. Ajao K.R, H.A. Ajimotokan and Raji W.O (2010). Global Warming and Environmental Change Problems: Renewable Energy and Cleaner Fossil Fuels Technology as a Solution. Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Clean Energy (ICCE-2010), Famagusta, N. Cyprus. Available online at: http://icce2010.emu.edu.tr/
  21. Ajao K.R., Ogunniyi, O. J. and Ahmed, K. L. (2011). Development of equipment for making homemade laundry soap. Journal of Agricultural Technology Vol. 7 No. 3 pp. 567-574, Published by Association of Agricultural Technology in Southeast Asia (AATSEA), Thailand. Available online at: http://www.ijat-aatsea.com/current.html
  22. Sule B.F., Ajao K.R and Ajimotokan H.A (2011). A Survey of Use of Electric Lamps and Energy Consumption in Residential Buildings in Selected Estates in Ilorin, Nigeria. Energy Engineering Journal, Vol. 108, No.2 pp. 57-68, Journal of Association of Energy Engineers, USA, Published by Taylor and Francis, U.K.
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