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Expert NameDr. Abubakar Tambawal Atiku
TitleDirector, Research & Administration
DivisionSokoto Energy Research Centre
InstitutionUsmanu Danfodia University
Telephone234 60 235 120/23 568
Work ExperienceSupervised and participated in a number of projects on improved wood burning stoves, biogas plants , solar water heating systems, solar dryers, solar cookers, solar (photovoltaic) water pumping systems, solar and wind electrification systems at pilot and demonstration levels. I am also involved in research ands development activities in the above fields.
QualificationsB.Eng., Electrical Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1980 M.Sc., Electrical Power and Machines, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1988 Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, 1994
Number of Publications24
Other Activities- Member, Institute of Electrical Engineers (IEE), London, UK - Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) - Member, Solar Energy Society of Nigeria (SESN) - Associate Member, Abdul-Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy
Publications1. Garba, B., Atiku, A.T., Sambo, A.S. and Ali U.A., 1996: Effect of some meteorological on the performance of Basin Type solar stills for distilled water production in a Tropical Area. Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol. 4, No. 30-36 2. Garba, B., Atiku, A.T. and Maduekwe, A.L., 1996: Mathematical Modelling of some Renewable Energy Systems; A Case Study of Solar Cookers, Solar Still, Solar Water Heater. Saw dust and improved wood-burning stoves, Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol. $, No. 2, 1-11 3. Garba, B., Atiku, A.T. and Maduekwe, A.L., 1997: Experimental Determination of Optimum Annual Cleaning Frequency and Costs for Transparent Glass Covers used in Solar Devices in Sokoto, Nigeria. Accepted by N.J.R.E. Vol. 5, No. 1 4. Tambawal, A.D., Danshehu, B.G. and Atiku, A.T., 1997: Renewable Energy Systems for the Rural Woman. Accepted for publication in the Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol. 5 5. Garba, B. and Atiku, A.T., 1997: Thermal Studies on some Tropic
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
Last updated10/05/2007 10:21:00

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