dr Omotayo Babawande ADEBOYE

Senior Lecturer

((Examination Officer))

  • Qualifications :

    [B.Eng. (2001), M.Eng. (2005), SENSE (2015), PhD (Wageningen and Delft, 2015), MNIAE, MNSE, FASC, Reg. Engr. COREN R- 16,861, 2009]

  • Research Focus :

    Agricultural water management at field and basin scales, Soil-Water-Plant-Atmosphere System, Water and energy balances, Irrigation technology and land drainage,  Land and water development for agriculture, Development and studies of crop yield models,  Water management and food security

  • Area Of Specialization : Soil and Water Resources Engineering
  • Phone No : +2348086393785
  • Email :

List Of Publications

Omotayo. B. Adeboye, M.O. Olapade, A. P. Adeboye, F. O. Tijani, Shittu, Adekalu, K. O., Osunbitan, J. A. (2020). Variability in Physical, Chemical, and Hydraulic Properties of Agricultural Soil in Southwest Nigeria. Ife Journal of Agriculture, 32(1), 53-67. 

Publication Year: 2020

Adeboye, O. B., Schultz, B., Adekalu, K. O., and Prasad, K. C. (2019). Performance evaluation of AquaCrop in simulating soil water storage, yield, and water productivity of rainfed soybeans (Glycine max L. merr) in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Agricultural Water Management, 213, 1130-1146. doi: https://doi. org/10.1016/j.agwat.2018.11.006

Publication Year: 2019

Omotayo. B. Adeboye, B. Schultz, K. O. Adekalu, and K. C. Prasad, (2019). Performance evaluation of AquaCrop in simulating soil water storage, yield, and water productivity of rainfed soybeans (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Agricultural Water Management, 213, 1130-1146. doi: 10.1016/ wat.2018.11.006.

Publication Year: 2019

Adeboye, O.B., Amaka P. Adeboye, Samuel O. Andero, Olumide B. Falana (2018). Evaluation of AccuPAR LP 80 in Estimating Leaf Area Index of Soybeans Canopy (Glycine max (L) Merr) in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Agricultural Research, doi: 10.1007/s40003-018-0371-1. 

Publication Year: 2018

Adeboye, O.B., Bart Schultz, Kenneth O. Adekalu, Krishna, P. (2017). Soil water storage, yield, water productivity and transpiration efficiency of soybeans as affected by soil surface management. International Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 5(2), 141-150, doi:// 

Publication Year: 2017

Adeboye, O.B., Schultz Bart, Kenneth O. Adekalu, and Krishna P. (2017). Modelling of response of the growth and yields of soybean to full and deficit irrigations by using AquaCrop. Irrigation and Drainage, 66(2), 192-205, doi:10.1002/ird.2073.

Publication Year: 2017

Adeboye, O.B.,  Schultz, Bart, Kenneth O. Adekalu and Krishna P. (2016). Water Productivity and Radiation Use Efficiency of Soybeans under Water Conservation Practices in  Ile-Ife, Nigeria, International Journal of Agricultural Policy and Research. 4(10), 202-216.

Publication Year: 2016

Adeboye, O.B.,  Schultz, Bart, Kenneth O. Adekalu, Krishna P. (2016). Impact of water   stress on radiation interception and radiation use efficiency of Soybeans (Glyxine Max L. Merr.) in Nigeria, Brazilian Journal of Science and Technology, 3, 15. DOI: 10.1186/s40552-016-002 8-1.  

Publication Year: 2016

Adeboye, O.B., Schultz, Bart, Kenneth O. Adekalu, Krishna P. (2015). Crop water productivity and economic evaluation of dripirrigated soybeans (Glyxine max L. Merr.). Agriculture & Food Security, 4(10), DOI:10.1186/s40066-015-0030-8.

Publication Year: 2015

Hassana I. Mustapha, Adeboye, O.B. (2014). Heavy metals accumulation in   edible part of vegetables irrigated with untreated municipal wastewater in the tropical savannah zone, Nigeria. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 8(8), 460-463, DOI:10.5897/AJEST2013.1531. 

Publication Year: 2014

Afolabi T. Morakinyo, Adeboye, O.B., Olusegun T. Awogbuyi (2013). Environmental Effects of Application of Fertilizers and Pesticides on Water and Soil in Ibadan, Nigeria. Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences, 4(6), 773-777. UK

Publication Year: 2013

Monzur Alam Imteaza, Adeboye, O.B., Scott Rayburga, Abdallah Shanablehd  (2012). Rainwater water harvesting potential for southwest Nigeria using daily water balance model. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 62, 51-55, doi:10.1016/j.resconre c.2012.02.007. 

Publication Year: 2012

Olanike Olowoiya Aladenola, and Adeboye, O.B. (2010). Assessing the Potential for Rainwater Harvesting. Water Resources Management, 24 (10), 2129-2137, DOI:10. 10 07/s11269-009-9542-y. 

Publication Year: 2010

Adeboye, O.B., Osunbitan J.A., Adekalu K.O., and Okunade D.A. (2009). Evaluation of FAO-56 Penman-Monteith and Temperature Based Models in Estimating Reference Evapotranspiration Using Complete and Limited Data, Application to Nigeria, Ejournal of the CIGR; 9, 1-25.

Publication Year: 2009

Adeboye, O.B., and Olarewaju M. Alatise (2008). Surface Water Potential of River Osun at Apoje Sub-Basin, Nigeria, Journal of Soil and Water Research. 3(2), 74-79. 

Publication Year: 2008

Adeboye, O.B., and Olarewaju M. Alatise (2007). Performance of probability distributions and plotting positions in estimating the floods of River Osun at Apoje Sub-basin. CIGR, 9, 1-21.

Publication Year: 2007

Alatise M.O; and Adeboye, O.B. (2005). Utilizing Land and Water Resources at Apoje Sub-Basin (South-West, Nigeria) on River Osun for Agricultural Production. Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, 5(1&2), 1-5.

Publication Year: 2005