dr david adebimpe OKUNADE


  • Qualifications :

    [B.Sc. (1995), M.Sc. (2004), PhD (2015) MNIAE, MNSE, Reg. Engr. COREN R- 8997, 2002]

  • Research Focus :

    Hydrology of agricultural watershed;

    Modeling of yield from soil, water and climatic data;

    Rainwater/Runoff harvesting technology for crop production; and wastewater irrigation

    Soil & water quality in agro-processing environments and abattoirs

    Smart agriculture & ICT application in irrigation systems design and wastewater reuse 


  • Area Of Specialization : Soil and Water Resources Engineering
  • Phone No : +2348033567534
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List Of Publications

Davids O. Raphael, David A. Okunade, Kola Ogedengbe & Oluwadamilola A. Adekunle. (2020). Assessment of a batch-flow free water surface constructed wetland planted with Rhynchospora corymbosa (L.) Britton for campus greywater treatment. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 27:4275–4283. Published by Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany.

Publication Year: 2020

O. D. Raphael, K. Ogedengbe, J. T. Fasinmirin, D. A. Okunade, I. Akande and A. Gbadamosi (2018). Growth-stage-specific crop coefficient and consumptive use of Capsicum chinense using hydraulic weighing lysimeter. Agricultural Water Management, 203: 179-185.

Publication Year: 2018

Okunade David Adebimpe, Adekalu Kenneth Oludolapo and Raphael Olorungbon Davids (2017). Cowpea response to compaction and mulching on a sloping loamy sand soil in Southern Nigeria. Agricultural Engineering International: CIGR Journal, 19(1): 26-32

Publication Year: 2017

Okunade, David A. and Adekalu, Kenneth O. (2014). Characterization of cassava-waste effluents contaminated soils in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. European International Journal of Science and Technology, 3(4): 173-182. Published by Center for Enhancing Knowledge, Birmingham UK.

Publication Year: 2014

Adewoye AO, Okunade DA and Adekalu KO (2010). Assessing the yields and nutrient uptake of okra Abelmoschus Esculentu using diluted stabilized wastewater for irrigation in southwestern Nigeria. J. Waste Water Treatment Analysis 1(2): 1-4. Published by OMICS Group, California. USA. doi:10.4172/2157-7587.1000104 

Publication Year: 2010

Okunade, D.A., Olanusi, O.A., and Adekalu, K.O. (2009). Growth, Yield and Economics of Okra and Amaranth Production Under Irrigation. International Journal of Vegetable Science15:28-43. Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia. 

Publication Year: 2009

Adekalu K.O., Okunade,  D. A. (2008). Evaluation of crop yield models for cowpea in Nigeria. Irrigation Science26:385-393Published by Springer Verlags, Berlin.

https://doi: 10.1007/s00271-008-0103-6 

Publication Year: 2008

K.O. Adekalu, D.A. Okunade and J.A. Osunbitan (2006). Compaction and mulching effects on soil loss and runoff from two southwestern Nigeria agricultural soils. Geoderma, 137: 226-230. Elsevier Ltd., UK.      

doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2006.08.012

Publication Year: 2006

J.A. Osunbitan, D.A. Okunade and H.O. Fapohunda (2005). Evaluating the quantity and quality of groundwater for irrigation in the basement complex of Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 13: 1-8. Published by the International Association for Environmental Hydrology, San Antonio, TX. USA.

Publication Year: 2005

O. O.Ajibola, D.A. Okunade and O.K. Owolarafe (2002). Oil-point pressure of soybean. Journal of Food Process Engineering, 25(5): 407- 416. Published by Food and Nutrition Press, Inc. USA. http://dx.doi:10.1111/j.1745-4530.2002.tb00574.x

Publication Year: 2002