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prof micheal oladimeji FABORODE

professor

(Former Vice-Chancellor)

  • Qualifications :

    B.Sc. (1978), M.Sc. (1983), Ph.D. (1986) FNIAE, FNSE, Reg Engr. COREN R-2204, 1984

  • Research Focus :

    Biomaterial Properties and Bioprocess Engineering; with emphasis on the deformation mechanics of biomaterials, thermo-physical properties and conservation drying of tropical crops and products, and Machine design.

  • Area Of Specialization : Bioprocess Engineering and Machine Design
  • Phone No :
  • Email : mfaborod@yahoo.co.uk

List Of Publications

Owolarafe, O. K. and Faborode, M.O. (2008). Micro-structural characterisation of palm fruit at stages of sterilisation and digestion in relation to oil expression.  Journal of Food Engineering 85:98–605  

 

Publication Year: 2008


O.A. Koya and M.O. Faborode (2006). Separation Theory for Palm Kernel and Shell Mixture on a Spinning Disc. Biosystems Engineering 95 (3): 405-412

 

 

Publication Year: 2006


O.A. Koya and M.O. Faborode (2005). Mathematical modelling of palm nut cracking based on Hertz's theory. Biosystems Engineering 91 (4): 471-478

 

 

Publication Year: 2005


Faborode, M. O. ; Owolarafe, O. K.; Lasisi, A. A.; Kasali, S. A. and Oguntuase, K. S. 2003. Techno-economic assessment of seed oil-palm extraction in some selected states Nigeria. Technovation, 23(6): 545-563.

 

Publication Year: 2003


Owolarafe, O. K.; Faborode, M. O.; Ajibola O. O., 2002. Comparative evaluation of the digester-screw press and a hand-operated hydraulic press for palm fruit processing. Journal of Food Engineering, 52: 249-255

 

Publication Year: 2002


Faborode, M. O.; Ajibola O. O., 2002. Competitive innovation-driven approaches to agricultural mechanization in developing countries, ASAE Paper # 021129, 2002 ASAE International Conference/CIGR World Congress, Chicago, USA.

 

Publication Year: 2002


Faborode, M. O.; Favier J. F., 2002. Fracture resistance of oilseeds, ASAE Paper # 026141, 2002 ASAE International Conference/CIGR World Congress, Chicago, USA.

 

Publication Year: 2002


Osunbitan, J.A.; Olushina, J. O.; Jeje, J.O.; Taiwo, K.A.; Faborode, M. O.; Ajibola, O.O, 2000. Infomation on micro-enterprises involved in cassava and palm oil processing in the Osun and Ondo states of Nigeria. Technovation, 20: 577-585

 

Publication Year: 2000


Faborode, M. O. 2000. A reappraisal of recent research advances into cocoa flavour characteristics. Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 8: 1-15

 

Publication Year: 2000


Faborode, M. O.; Favier, J. F., 1997. New insight into the mechanics of seed-oil expression. Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 5: 9-24

 

Publication Year: 1997


Faborode, M. O.; Favier, J. F., 1996. Identification and significance of the oil-point in seed-oil expression. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 66: 335-345

 

Publication Year: 1996


Faborode, M. O.; J. Favier, O.A Ajayi, 1995. On the effects of forced-air drying on cocoa quality. Journal of Food Engineering, 25(3): 455-472.

 

Publication Year: 1995


Faborode, M. O.; Dinrifo, R. R., 1994.  A mathematical model of cocoa pod deformation based on Hertz theory. International Agrophysics, 8(3): 403-409

 

 

Publication Year: 1994


Maduako, J. N.; Faborode, M. O., 1994. Characterisation of the breaking behaviour of cocoa pods. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 59(2): 89-96.

 

Publication Year: 1994


Ali, J. A.; Faborode, M. O., 1993. Corrosion  resistance of some steels in cocoa mucilage. Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 1: 46-52

 

 

Publication Year: 1993


Faborode, M. O., 1990. Analysis of extrusion compaction of fibrous agricultural materials. Biomass, 21: 115-128

 

Publication Year: 1990


Faborode, M. O., 1989. A machine for post harvest bush clearing in the humid tropics. Agric. Mech. in Asia, Africa and Latin America (AMAA) - (Highlighted in news form in AMAA) 20(4): 71

 

Publication Year: 1989


Faborode, M. O.; J. R. O`Callaghan, 1989. A rheological model for the compaction of fibrous agricultural materials. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 42: 165-178

 

Publication Year: 1989


Faborode, M. O., 1989. Moisture effects in the compression of fibrous agricultural residues. Biological Wastes, 28(1): 61-72

 

Publication Year: 1989


Faborode, M. O.; J. R. O`Callaghan, 1987. Optimising the compression/briquetting of fibrous agricultural materials. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 38: 245-262

 

Publication Year: 1987


Faborode, M. O.; J. R. O`Callaghan, 1986. Theoretical analysis of the compression of fibrous agricultural materials. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 35: 175-191

 

Publication Year: 1986