Faculty of Engineering, Rivers State University

Prof. Jackson Gunorubon Akpa

Dean, Faculty of Engineering/Professor


  • Rivers State University of Science & Technology, Port-Harcourt - Ph.D - 2006
  • Rivers State University of Science & Technology, Port-Harcourt - M.Tech - 1997
  • University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt - B.Eng - 1990
  • Federal Government College Ido-ani, Ondo State - WAEC - 1978-1983

Area of Specialization

  • Modelling and Simulation of Chemical Engineering Processes
  • Reaction Engineering
  • Process Control


  • Akpa, J. G., Wordu, A. A., Obi, C. M. & Adeloye, O. M. (2022). Performance Evaluation of Thermosyphon Reboiler for the Regeneration of Triethylene Glycol, Global Scientific Journals, 10(1), 990-1003.
  • Hezekiah, B. S., Akpa, J. G., Dagde, K. K. & Adeloye, O. M. (2022). Design and Simulation of Natural Gas Liquid Recovery Process from rich Natural Gas, Chemical and Process Engineering Research, 64, 26-36.
  • Akpa, J. G., Kennedy, R., Adeloye, O. M. & Abowei, M. F. N. (2021). Modeling of Membrane Reactor for Methane Steam Reforming: An alternative to conventional Reactors, Global Scientific Journals, 9(12), 1466-1479.
  • Igbagara, P. W. Akpa, J. G. & Adeloye, O. M. (2021). Production and Characterization of Bio oil from Bamboo, American Journal of Chemical Engineering, 9(6), 134-140.

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