Omotayo Babawande Adeboye

Academic background
Omotayo Babawande Adeboye has a Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) degree in Agricultural Engineering in 2001 from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. He successfully completed a Masters of Engineering (M. Eng) degree in Soil and Water Engineering in 2005 at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. In 2015, he completed and successfully defended his Doctoral thesis and was awarded a PhD degree in Water Science and Engineering (Land and Water Development) at Wageningen University and Research Centre and UNESCO-IHE Institute For Water Education, Delft, the Netherlands.

Dr. Adeboye O.B was an industrial attachée at the Hydro-Construction and Engineering Company Nigeria Limited, Apapa, Lagos Nigeria. He was a lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Engineering, Auchi Polytechnics, Edo State in Nigeria. Currently, he is a lecturer and researcher in the Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. He specializes in soil and water resources engineering. He is a member of the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers (MNIAE), Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE) and registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).

Research interests
a. Agricultural water management at field and basin scales
b. Soil-Water-Plant-Atmosphere interactions
c. Land and water development
d. Modelling of crop yield components
e. Community development

Key words:
Adeboye O.B., Obafemi Awolowo University, Soil and Water Resources Engineering

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Obafemi Awolowo University
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