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Curriculum Vitae

Education and Training

  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), 1999, University of New Brunswick, Canada//
  • M.Eng. (Production engineering), 1990, University of Benin, Nigeria
  • B. Eng. (Production Engineering: /First Class Honors/), 1983, University of Benin, Nigeria /


  • GibbsCam, Texas Online; Houston, Texas, June 25 29, 2007
  • PDMS Equipment and Piping Design Modules, AVEV A Group Plc, Houston, TX, Nov. 2004
  • Pipe Stress Analysis: ASME, Sept. 2001
  • 3D Modeling with AutoCAD R14, CAD/CAM, Houston, Texas, Feb. 1999


Services: Texas Southern University:

COST Faculty Evaluation Committee – Member – Sept. 2009 Present
COST Research Committee – Member – Sept. 2009 Present
COST Events Committee – Member – Sept. 2009 Present
COST Enrollment Committee – Member – Sept. 2011 Present
COST Curriculum Committee – Member – Sept. 2009 Present
COST Student Complaint Committee – Member – Sept. 2009 Aug. 2010
University Curriculum Committee – Member – Sept. 2008 Aug. 2009

Services: Public

Osakue, E. E., (2013), ETD (Engineering Technology Division) Session Moderator, ASEE National Conference, Atlanta, June 23-26.
Reviewed several ETD (Engineering Technology Division) papers for ASEE National Conference, Atlanta, June 23-26.
Osakue, E. E., (2011), Education Advantage, Urban Camp Ministries, Camp 2011, July 3 6, Brenham, Texas. /Presentation /Osakue, E. E., (2011),
Education in America, Urban Camp Ministries, Camp 2011, July 3 6, Brenham, Texas. /Presentation /HCCS (Drafting and Design Technology): Advisory Board Member, Sept. 2008 – Present
Society of Piping Engineers and Designers Educational Consortium:Member, March 2006 – Present
Urban Camp Ministries – Huddle Leader July 3 6, 2011
Katrina Evacuee Rehabilitation: Volunteer 2005

Professional Organizations

Society of Manufacturing Engineers: Senior Member
American Society of Mechanical Engineers: Member
America Society for Quality: Member
American Society for Engineering Education: Member


Canadian Commonwealth/Scholarship Award: 1993 – 1997
Silver Jubilee Design Competition Joint Winner (1984)
Honorable Mention, Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE)
Best Student, 4th Year Degree Examination, Prod. Eng. Dept. Uniben, Nigeria

Research Interests

Research/Scholarly Activities

Recent Publications (out of a total of xxx)

Osakue, E. E. (2013), /Probabilistic Design with Gerber Fatigue Model/, Mechanical Engineering Research, Vol. 1, pp. 99 -117, doi:10.5539/mer.v3n1p99.

Osakue, E. E. (2012), , International Journal of Modern Engineering, Vol. 12, No 1, p. 64 – 72./A Linearized Gerber Fatigue Model

Osakue, E. E., Anetor, L. and Odetunde, C., (2012), , Machine Design, Vol. 4, ISSN 1821-1259, p. 1-10./A Generalized Linearized Gerber Fatigue Model/Anetor, L., Osakue, E., and Odetunde, C, (2012), /Reduced Mechanisms Approach of Modeling Premixed Propane-Air Mixture Using ANSYS Fluent/, Engineering Journal, Vol. 16, Issue 1, p. 67 86.

Anetor, L., Odetunde, C., and Osakue, E. (2012), , Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Special Issue/Experimental Studies of Flow Fields in Internal Combustion Engines/

Osakue, E. E. and Thomas G, (2011), /Students Perception of Project Assisted Learning, /Latin American and Caribbean Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 12 -17.

Thesis and Projects

Study of Friction During Low-Velocity Impact, Ph.D. Dissertation, (1999), University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada Design, Fabrication, and Testing of a Power Sawing Machine, M.Eng.Thesis, (1990), University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria Detail Design of a 6-Speed Floor Type Drilling Machine, B.Eng. Senior Project, (1983), University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria

Journal/Conference Paper Reviews

Advances in Engineering SoftwareAmerican Journal of Engineering Education
American Society for Engineering Education Conferences


2011/2012 Seed Grant Application, Influence of Project-Based Learning on Students Competence
Submitted a proposal for STEM Summer Program in Spring 2011 jointly with Dr. Odetunde.
Contributed to submitted Zero-Gravity proposal with Dr. R. Thomas (PI) in Fall, 2007.
Contributed to submitted proposal Center for Computing and Optimization Studies in Applied Sciences (C^2OSAS) with Dr. C. R. Handy (PI) in Spring, 2006.