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Uko Ofe B.Sc, M.Sc, PhD.
Senior Lecturer

EDUCATION:

2013 Ph.D. in Solid State Physics, University of Calabar, Nigeria

 Best graduating doctoral student, Department of Physics (GPA: 4.50/5.00)

Thesis title: “Study of some electronic and structural properties of Alkali

And Alkaline Hydrides, and Alkali Chlorides using Density functional

Theory.”

2009 M.Sc. in Theoretical Nuclear Physics, University of Calabar, Nigeria

Thesis title: “Determination of Neutron Flux in a reactor: A Bessel function approach.”

Best graduating masters student, Department of Physics

(CGPA: 3.56/4.00)

2007 Post Graduate Diploma in Education, Usman Dan-Fodio University,

Sokoto, Nigeria.

2005 Post Graduate Diploma in Physics, University of Calabar, Nigeria

1991 B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

RESEARCH AND POBLICATION:

ACCEPTED/PUBLISHED JOURNAL PAPERS

1. Uko Ofe, “GGA + U Study of the Optical Properties of α-BeH2”, Imperial Journal of

Interdisciplinary Research, January 2017(Article accepted for publication).

2. Uko Ofe, Nsed Ayip A., Nkechinyere Elem Igbo, and Julie Ogbulezie C., “GGA + U Study of

the Optical Properties of α-MgH2”, Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, vol. 3, no.3, pp 398-400, December 2017.

3. Uko Ofe, Atan Obeten E., and Nsed Ayip A., “Investigation of the atomic charges, electron

density, electronegativity, and bond Length of BeH2 with GGA + U functional”, International

Journal of Innovation and Scientific Research, vol. 18, pp 408-411, December 2015.

4. Uko Ofe, “Atomic charges, Electron density, electronegativity, and bond Length of LiH with

GGA + U functional”, International Journal of Innovation and Scientific Research, vol. 18, pp

156-160, September 2015.

5. Uko Ofe, Micheal Onuu U., and Michael Igbo, “GGA + U study of alpha-BeH2

: Dependence

On the effective U parameter with WIEN2K codes”, International Journal of Sciences: Basic

And Applied Research, vol. 18, pp 152 -160 (2014).

6. Uko Ofe, “The Effect of GGA+U on the electronic and structural properties of LiH”,

International Journal of Science and Technology, UK Publications, vol. 3, August 2014.

7. Uko Ofe, Michael Onuu U., and Udoimuk Akpan B., “Electronic and structural properties of

CaH2 using GGA and GGA+U approximation with Wien2K codes”, Journal of the Nigerian

Association of Mathematical physics, vol. 27, pp 252-262, July 2014.

8. Uko Ofe, Michael Onuu U., and Udoimuk Akpan B., “Electronic and structural (lattice

Constant) properties of alpha-MgH2 using GGA and GGA+U approximation”, Elixir

Condensed Matter Phys. 65, 199776-19981(2013).

9. Michael Onuu U., and Uko Ofe, “Towards solving the problems transmission and distribution

Of electric power in Nigeria via superconductor cables”, Global Journal of Pure & Applied.

Sciences, vol.18. pp 169-177(2012).

 

CONFERENCE PAPERS

10. Isikaku-Ironkwe Paul O., Uko Ofe; Chijioke Oriaku, Dan Asiegbu and Oguzie Emeka,

“Material specific Design for Room Temperature superconductivity”, APS March meeting

(2012), http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2012.MAR.Q21.10.

11. Isikaku-ironkwe Paul O., Oguzie Emeka, Uko Ofe, “Design Algorithms for Novel High

Temperature superconductors”, APS March Meeting (2011),

http:meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2011.MAR.L23.7

 

BOOKS AUTHORED

12. Uko Ofe, “Theoretical and Experimental Solid State Physics: Electronic and Structural

properties of Alkali and Alkaline Hydrides using Density Functional Theory”, Lambert

Academic Publishing House, Germany, 2014.

13. Uko Ofe, “Comprehensive Further Mathematics (Pure) for senior secondary schools”,

Johnson Publishers Limited, Lagos, Nigeria, 2010.

14. Uko Ofe, “Comprehensive Further Mathematics (Applied) for senior secondary schools”,

Johnson Publishers Limited, Lagos, Nigeria, 2010.

15. Uko Ofe, “Explicit Mathematics for senior certificate examinations”, Henry Franklin & Sons

Publishers, Aba, Nigeria, 2002.

16. Uko Ofe, “Profane Land”, Hans Publishers Limited, Lagos, Nigeria, 2000.

ANTHOLOGY

17. Uko Ofe, “If I had to Choose and Other Poems”, Darmanfield and Associates, Lagos,

Nigeria, 2011.