NNOM. B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D; physicist mechanical (Robotic) and industrial engineer; DOB: 1956; Place: Umuode; Hometown: Umuode; LGA: Nkanu East; so: Enugu; EDUCATION: St. Mary's Elementray School, Umuode, Enugu State, 1962; St James Primary School, Ugbawka, 1964; St Antony, Obe, Enugu State; St. Patrick Secondary School, Emene, 1975; St. John University, New York, 1980; Virgina Tech, USA; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; CAREER: Head, National Science Foundation Centre for Design and Realization; Minister, Science and Technology, Interim National Government, Nigeria; Founder, Nigeria Peoples.Forum, USA; prof. Mechanical and Indusrial Engineering, University of Massachusett, USA; AICOA Foundation Chair, Manufacturing Engineer, University of Pittsburgh, 1996; dir. Centre for e-Design, National Science Foundation; currently, ch. Geometric Power-Renatech Consortium, (Power Station Assembly Plant), Abuja; publ: Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Engineering; h: Doctorate, Federal University of Technology, Yola, 1997;award: The first black man to be awarded the St John's University Presidents award for Academic Exellence, 1980; Oustanding Young Manufacturing Engineer, 1988; Outstanding Young Industrial Engineer, 1992; U.S. Secretary of States Distinguished Public Service award, 1995; the first foreigner in the history of the United States to deliver Secretary of State's Annual Distinguished Public Service Ucture, 1996; ARCO Exellence in Science and Technology award; Distinguished Scientist award. World Bank IMF Africa Group, 1998; Baker Distinguish Research award, 2001; nh: Nigerian National Order of Merit, 2004; Traditional Title: Onwa Naetiri-ora 1of Nkanuland; off: Geometric Power-Renatech Consortium (Power Stattion Assembly Plant), Abuja, Nigeria.
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