AREMU, A.S.

B.Eng. (Ado-Ekiti), M.Sc.(Ibadan), Ph.D (Ilorin), Cert. in Data processing & MIS,
MNSE, R. Engr.
Department: Civil Engineering

Designation: Senior Lecturer

Tel: +2348035376337

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Research interest: Water, sanitation, solid waste management, and Environmental system design and modeling using GIS

On-going research: Sanitation evaluation and improvement strategies, Noise level assessment and modeling, Development of a GIS based solid waste management information system, and tour selection for municipal solid waste collection



 

SOME OF HIS PUBLICATIONS

  1. Aremu, A.S. and Ige, O.A. (2004) Effects of sludge ash on short-term compressive strength of hardened concrete. Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering. Vol. 1, No.1; pp. 11-20. Published by Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.
  2. Aremu, A.S. (2004) Water quality analysis of bore holes within Unilorin campus. Technical Report No. 2004-02. Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria, pp.1-14.
  3. Aremu, A.S. and Adebara, S.A. (2007) Influence of Asa dam on  hydrometeorological variables in Asa river basin, Ilorin, Nigeria. Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering. Vol.4, No.2; pp.169-181. Published by Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.
  4. Olukanni, D.O. and Aremu, A.S. (2008) Water hyacinth based wastewater treatment system and its derivative bye products. Journal of Research Information in Civil Engineering. Vol. 5 No.1; pp. 43-55, Published by Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.
  5. Alabi, A.G.F. and Aremu, A.S. (2008) In-situ condition assessment of a three story building located at No. 24 Muritala Mohammed road, Ilorin, Kwara.  Nigerian Society of Engineers, Ilorin Branch, pp.1-15.
  6. Ajimotokan, H.A. and Aremu, A.S. (2009) Case Study Evaluation of Health-Care Waste Challenges in Hospitals within Ilorin Metropolis. Proceeding of the 1st Annual Civil Engineering Conference organized by Civil Engineering Department, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria, pp. 130-134.
  7. Aremu, A.S.  and  Sule, B.F. (2010) Policies, practices and challenges of municipal solid waste management in Nigeria. Environmental Issues. Vol. 3, No. 1.  Published by the Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
  8. Aremu, A. S., Mihelcic, J.R.  and Sule, B.F. (2010). Time and motion analysis of hauled container system for municipal solid waste collection in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, U.S.A, pp. 1144-1151.
  9. Makanjuola O. R., Salami A. W., Ayanshola, A.M., Aremu, A. S. and Yusuf, K.O. (2010) Impact of climate change on surface water resources of Ilorin, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Civil Engineering Conference, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, 284-297.
  10. Aremu, A.S. and Sule, B.F. (2011) An Analytic Hierarchy Process framework for determining appropriate number of municipal waste bins. NSE Technical Transactions. Vol. 46, No. 1, pg 71-78, Published by the Nigerian Society of Engineers.
  11. O.A. Lasode, A. O. Balogun and A.S. Aremu (2011) Generation, management challenges and prospects of wood waste in Ilorin, Nigeria. The Nigerian Engineer, pp. 42-45, May 2011. Published by the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).
  12. D.A. Adu and A.S. Aremu (2011) Assessment of sanitation facilities in selected private primary schools within Ilorin metropolis. Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Civil Engineering Conference, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, pp. 86-93.
  13. A.S. Aremu (2011) Optimization and assessment of waste bin locations using Geographic Information System. Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Civil Engineering Conference, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, pp. 231-236.
  14. A.S. Aremu, James R. Mihelcic and B. F. Sule (2011) Trip time model for municipal solid waste collection applicable to developing countries. Environmental Technology, Vol. 32, Issue 15, pp. 1749-1754, doi: 10.1080/09593330.2011.554889. Published by Taylor & Francis Group, United Kingdom. Available at   http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09593330.2011.554889
  15. Aremu, A.S., Adeleke, O.O. and Sule, B.F. (2011) A GIS-based optimization technique for spatial location of municipal waste bins in a developing city. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 66-72.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ejesm.v4i3.9. Published by Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.
  16. Aremu, A.S. and Sule, B.F. (2012) A case study evaluation of the impacts of optimized waste bin locations in a developing city. Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems. Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 137-146.  Published by Taylor & Francis Group, United Kingdom. Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10286608.2012.672411
  17. Aremu, A.S. (2012) Assessment of sanitation facilities in primary schools within Ilorin, Nigeria. Journal of Applied Sciences in Environmental Sanitation, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 29-33. Published by Indonesian Society of Sanitary and Environmental Engineers, Jakarta. Available at http://trisanita.org/jases/asespaper2012/ases04v7n1y2012.pdf
  18. Aremu, A.S. and Sule, B.F. (2012) Optimal location and size of waste bins for developing areas: a Nigerian case study. Nigerian Journal of Engineering, Published by Faculty of Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
  19. Saka, H.T., Aremu, A.S. and Adedeji A.A. (2012) Assessing the noise pressure level in libraries’ study rooms in Nigeria – A Tropical Region. Epistemics in Science, Engineering and Technology, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 139-151. Published by WebsJournals Publishers Silver Spring, Maryland, US, in association with Sciedu.ca, Science Education, Canada. Available at http://epistemicsgaia.webs.com/
  20. Aremu, A.S., Sule, B.F., Downs, J. and Mihelcic, J.R. (2012) Framework to determine the optimal number and spatial location of municipal solid waste bins in a developing world urban neighborhood. Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 138(6), pp. 645–653. doi: 1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000513, Published by American Society of Civil Engineers. Available at http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/%28ASCE%29EE.1943-7870.0000513
  21. O. Lasode, A. Aremu, A. Balogun and A. Kareem (2012) Determination of an optimum location for a biomass waste-to-energy facility. Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Widener University, Philadelphia, U.S.A, pp. 853-863.
  22. D.A. Adu and A.S. Aremu (2012) Solid waste composition: impetus for recycling activities. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Civil Engineering Conference, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. pp. 23-29.
  23. Amoo, O.T. and Aremu, A.S. (2012) Treatability of institutional wastewater using waste stabilization pond system. Journal of Applied Technology in Environmental Sanitation, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 217-222. Published by Indonesian Society of Sanitary and Environmental Engineers, Jakarta. Available at http://trisanita.org/jates/atespaper2012/ates31v2n4y2012.pdf
  24. Aremu, A.S. (2012) A snapshot of urban solid waste management activities in Ilorin, north central Nigeria. A paper presented at the IInd World Congress for Man & Nature, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. 3-5 November, 2012.
  25. Aremu, A.S., Ojoawo, S.O. and Alade, G.A. (2012) Water hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes) culture in sewage: nutrient removal and potential applications of bye-products.  Transnational Journal of Science and Technology, vol. 2, No.7, pp.103-114. Available at http://www.tjournal.org/tjst_august_2012/8.pdf