SAMBO, Prof Sani Abubakar

OON, NPOM, B. Eng, Ph.D, FNSE, FIAMN, FSESN, MISES; academic, engineer, administrator; b: July 31, 1955; ht: Zaria; Iga: Zaria; so: Kaduna; m: Jamilatu, August 1982; nc: two s, one d; ed: Capital School, Kaduna, 1962-68; Government College, Kaduna, 1969-73; School of Basic Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1974-75; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1976-79; University of Sussex, UK., 1980-83; cr: Graduate asst. (National Youths Service Corps), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1979-80; Uboratory Demonstrator, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University of Sussex, UK, 1980-82; Graduate asst/snr. Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering Department, Bayero University, Kano, 1980-89; Reader, Energy Studies, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Research Centre, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto,1989-91; prof. Energy Studies, since 1991; Sub-Dean, Faculty of Technology, Bayero University, 1984-88; Deputy Dean, 1988-89; Head of Mechanical Engineering Department, Bayero University, Kano, 1988-89; dir. Sokoto Energy Research Centre.Usmanu Danfidiyo University, Sokoto, 1989-94; dv- c (Academic) Usmanu Danfodiyo University, 1990-94; e-dir/ceo. Kaduna State Education Development Project, Office of the Military Administrator, Kaduna State; 1994-95; v-ch. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, since 1995; mem. Senate, Bayero University,1984- 89; Academic Development Committee, 1984-86; mm. Tenders Board, Bayero University, Kano, 1986-89; ch: Research and Publication Committee, Academic Planning Committee, Task Force on Special Grants, Academic Projects and Linkages Committee; mm. Physical Planning Committee, Governing Council, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, 1990-94; ch. Prizes and Awards Committee, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, 1990-91; ee. Department of Mechanical engineering. School of Technology, Kano, 1986-88;! Kaduna Polytechnic, 1988-90; University of Ibadan, 1991-92; Federal University ofTechnology, Minna, 1991-94; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria since 1994; University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 1994; Several other Institutions; mem. Board of Directors, Kaduna State Water Board, 1991-92; 92-94; Assesors, Nigerian National Merit Award, Science and Technology Committee, since 1997; ch. Review Panel. Review Panel Exercise and site visit for die Environmental Impact Assessment Capital Dredging Approach channel by Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited at offshore Bonny, Hotel Presidential, Port-Harcourt, 1997; mem. Bauchi State Committee on Vision 2010, since 1997; ch: Task force on the update of report on Audit of Indigenous and Emerging Technologies for Processing Raw Materials in Nigeria, since 1998; Review Panel Exercise and site visit, environmental Impact Assessment of Chevron Nigeria Ltd and SNEPCO, 1998 and 1999 respectively; mem. Governing Board, Nigerian Merit Award, 2000; Council for the Regulation ofEngineering in Nigeria (COREN) by examination; corporate mem. Nigerian Society of Engineer, by examination; corporate mem. Solar Energy Society of Nigeria, 1985; full mem. International solar Energy society, 1986; International energy Foundation, 1990; World Renewable Energy Network, 1992; f: Institute ofAdministrative Management ofNigeria, 1993; Nigerian society of Engineers, 1994; Solar Energy Society of Nigeria, 1997; vch. Nigerian Society of Engineers, Kano Branch, 1986-87; Sokoto Branch, 1990-94; Technical Secretary; ch. Editorial Baord, Editorin- chief, Nigerian Journal of Solar Energy Society of Nigeria, 1998- 90; mm. Prizes and awards Committee, Nigerian Society ofEngineers, 1988; presd. Solar Energy Society of Nigeria, 1992-97; h. International Computers Ltd Prize, Faculty of engineering Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1979; Uver Brothers Prize for the best final yearMechanical Engineering, 1979; ELF(Nigeria) Ltd. for the best overall performance for over three years in Fluid Mechanics, 1979; Nigerian Breweries Ltd., Prize for best final year Mechanical Engineering Students overall performance for over three years, 1979; PZGroup, Prize for best Part HStudent in theory of Machines, 1978; Nigerian Breweries Ltd., Prize for best Part UMechanical Engineering Student, 1978; ORSAward by the Committee of Vice-chancellors and principals of the United Kingdom Universities, 1980-83; Hero of Educational Development award by Bauchi Educational Youth and Cultural Organisation, 1997; Nigerian Society of Engineers, Sokoto Branch Merit Award, 1997; National Productivity Merit Award by the Federal government of Nigeria, 1998; Nigerian Institute of Management Certificate of Honour, 1998; Media Gate Merit Award for Pillar of University Education, 1999; Nigerian Labour Congress Bauchi State Merit Award for Upliftment of Educational Standards in the University, 2000; Bauchi National Youth Caucus of Nigeria Association of small scale Industrialists Certificate of Recognition, 1999; Bauchi State Chapter of Nigeria Union of Journalists Certificate of Merit Award, 1998; Officer of the Order of the Niger, Federal Republic of Nigria, 2000; publ: "Solar radiation in Kano, A correlation with meteorological data" Nigeria Journal of Solar Energy Vol.4, 1985;"Strategies for the utilisationofSolar and other renewable energy sources for rural development in Nigeria," Annual conference, LigenarSociety of Engineers series 19,1986; "Solar and wind power for Integrated rural development projects"; Seminar on Rural Development for self-sufficiency, Sharada Press Limited, 1987; the use of phase change coatings for estimating the heat transfer characteristic in a rotatingdisc system, International Journal of Energy Research Volume 15 No. 6, 1991; Renewable Energy Resources in Nigeria, In energy Issues in Nigeria: Today and Tommorow,(ed) Seriki O.A and Adegbulugbe, A.O; pp. 36-42, 1992; Renewable Energy Technology in Nigeria: Resource Availability and potential for application to Agriculture, Journal of Agricultural Technology volume 3, Number 1, 1995; Design and Development of Photovolaic Powered Portable Lighting Post, Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol 4, No. 1, pp 69-71, 1996; Energy Management through efficient combustions ofcoal-water-crude oil slurries in afludized bed, Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol 4, No 2, pp. 56-60, 1996r, Comparative Studies on the Performance of Two Passive Solar Dryers in a tropical area, Nigerian Jouranal of Renewable Energy, Vol 5, Nos 1&2, pp.112-118, 1997; Position Control of Photovoltaic Power system, Nigerian Journal of Renewable Energy, Vol 7, Nos. 1& 2pp.41- 45, 1999; Enhancing Solar Power Supply for Satellite Communication in Africa" Nigerian Journal ofRenewable Energy, Vol 7, Nos 1&2, pp. 62-69 (1999). cw: Designed, constructed and tested four solar thermal collectors and water heaters, 1985-87. hob: playing squash, automobile repairs, off: Vice-Chancellor's Office, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, P.M.B. 0248, Bauchi. tel: 077-542065, 543500-1 ext. 221-3. res: 2, Rimi Close. tel:077-542789.
Last Update

“Please send your updated CV to: [email protected]” – Editor

© Blerf

All entries available on this Website shall be updated from time to time in order to add, modify or amend the information or contents of an existing entry. Accordingly, no legal proceedings whatsoever shall be entertained by the biographer on account of any information deemed to be inadequate or incomplete.

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

©2021 Biographical Legacy and Research Foundation. Powered by 24hubs

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?

Skip to toolbar