Research Scientist



Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071




M.S., Petroleum Engineering-Smart Oil Field Technologies (PTE-SOFT), University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, January 2011 – May 2013.

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, August 2006 – June 2010.


Research Interests and Area of Specialization:

  • Multiphase flow.
  • Geomechanics.
  • Pore scale modelling.
  • Fluid Structure Interaction of porous media.
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery.
  • Multiscale imaging and simulation of flow and reactive transport.


Current Research Project:

Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI) of Multiphase flow using Immersed Boundary Methods.


Previous Researches:

  • Single-phase flow, Fluid Structure Interaction applying Finite Element Modeling.
  • Design and simulation of numerical methods to solve 2D neutron diffusion equation on triangular meshes.
  • Design and manufacture of a pleated rubber muscle actuator (RMAs).



Graduate Assistant, August 2016 – present.

Citizens Climate Lobby , Houston, TX, Fall 2015.

ExxonMobil  QIT/BRT Nigeria – Mechanical/ Operations Engineering Intern, Fall 2009.