Dr. Adedeji Adeola
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Dr. Adedeji Adeola

Department of Civi Engineering, University of Ilorin, Nigeria

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

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Dr. Adedeji Adeola is currently working Professor of Civil Engineering at University of Ilorin, Ilorin. He has obtained his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He is member of International Association of Engineers, Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers, and Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria. He has published 51 research articles in journals as well as 13 conference proceeding. He supervised 13 MSc, 8 PhD students and 160 undergraduate students. His main area of research interest focuses on structural materials in wall element (RC and masonry of various materials, self compacting concrete (SCC), strawbale, sand-cerete with plastic fibre additives, earth/laterite for their strength and the effects of environmental degradation on their strength under various loads (gravity, wind, seismic and acid-rain penetration), the use of some of these materials in sustainable energy, solar energy application in ventilating rooms naturally. He is also serving as FET core Team on NLNG Research Facilities for supervision and monitoring of the project and participated in the Structural Analysis and Design of many residential buildings in Ilorin, Kwara State. He is editor in chief in Nigerian Journal of Technological Development (NJTD).

Area of Interest:

Physical Science Engineering
Civil Engineering
Engineering Material
Internal Microclimate

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Yahaya, I.A. and A.A. Adedeji, 2015. Optimum design of loadbearing wall from Sandcrete Blocks in Ibadan (SBI). Nig. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 12: 648-665.
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  2. Onwuchekwa, U.V., A.A. Adedeji and O.P. Joseph, 2014. Strength characteristics of self-compacting concrete containing quary stone dust on 42.5R and 32.5R cements. Webs J. Sci. Eng. Appli., 3: 224-234.
  3. Olaosebikan, M.A. and A.A. Adedeji, 2014. Investigation on the effects of bitumen coating on the bond strength of concrete reinforcing bars in compression. WESEAWebsJournal, 4: 169-178.
  4. Koroma, A.H., V.S. Kamara and A.A. Adedeji, 2014. A comparative experimental study on the hydraulic conductivity of treated and untreated open-graded basecourses. Trends Applied Sci. Res., 9: 372-380.
  5. Katale, D.P., V.S. Kamara and A.A. Adedeji, 2014. Investigation on the use of clayey soil mixed with cow dung to produce sustainable bricks. Trends Applied Sci. Res., 9: 406-424.
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  6. Aweda, J.O. and A.A. Adedeji, 2014. Production of creep measuring apparatus for laboratory use as sustainable measure in Nigeria. J. Nig. Instit. Mech. Eng., 4: 38-44.
  7. Odeyemi, S.O., A.O. Adeyemi and A.A. Adedeji, 2013. Effects of power failure on civil engineering consultancy works in Ilorin, Nigeria. Webs J. Sci. Eng. Applic. Wesea, 2: 96-102.
  8. Odeyemi, S.O. and A.A. Adedeji, 2013. Variation strength analysis of concrete bridge structure reinforced with steel bars and shape memory alloy wires. Webs-J. Eng. Applic., 2: 126-142.
  9. Katale, D., V.S. Kamara and A.A. Adedeji, 2013. Significance of use of clay soil mixed with cow dung to produce bricks for low cost buildings. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 10: 340-371.
  10. Kamara, V.S., D.P. Katale and A.A. Adedeji, 2013. Modelling the prism of termitarium-strawbale composite masonry for its bearing capacity, USEP. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 9: 227-256.
  11. Ajamu, S.O. and A.A. Adedeji, 2013. Investigating the bearing capacity of straw bale masonry in compression and thermal loads. Webs J. Sci. Eng., 2: 50-58.
  12. Adedeji, A.A., V.S. Kamara and D.P. Katale, 2013. Performance indices for a simulated strawbale (SB) masonry sprayed with fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) plasters. Web-J. Eng. Appli., 2: 103-112.
  13. Adedeji, A.A. and M.A. Olaosebikan, 2013. Pattern behaviour of concrete reinforced with bitumen-coated steel in bonding. Epistemics Sci. Eng. Technol., 3: 306-317.
  14. Adedeji, A.A. and J.O. Aweda, 2013. Optimisation for design and maintenance of strawbale masonry prism by genetic algorithms. Webs J., Sci. Eng. Applic., 2: 77-87.
  15. Anwar, A.R., A.Y. Abdul Fatah and A.A. Adedeji, 2012. Comparing genetic algorithms and pattern search for design of thrust restraint systems, USEP. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 9: 167-181.
  16. Anwar, A.R., A.Y. Abdul Fatah and A.A. Adedej, 2012. Effect of vertical load and water table fluctuation on the bearing thrust block for buried pipes by genetic algorithm. Epistemics Sci. Eng. Technol., 2: 159-168.
  17. Adedeji, A.A., 2011. Searching for the optimal design variables of RC flat slab by the reactive taboo. Trends Applied Sci. Res., 6: 375-385.
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  18. Adedeji, A.A., 2011. Interaction analysis and optimal design of composite action of plastered straw bale. Multidiscipline Model. Mater. Struct., 7: 146-169.
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  19. Adedeji, A.A., 2011. Infrasound generator for a future electricity emanating from sound. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 8: 69-72.
  20. Adedeji, A.A. and S.P. Ige, 2011. Comparative study of seismic analysis for reinforced concrete frame infilled with masonry and shape memory alloy wire. Trends Applied Sci. Res., 6: 426-437.
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  21. Adedeji, A.A. and J.A. Bello, 2011. Construction procedure of a straw bale walled building: A revew. Ann. Facul. Eng. Hunedoara, 9: 255-262.
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  22. Adedeji, A.A. and J.A. Bello, 2011. Automation construction process of a straw bale wall building. Epistemics Sci. Eng. Technol., 1: 1-14.
  23. Adedeji, A.A., J.O. Aweda and H.A. Ajimotokan, 2010. Heat transfer assessment of straw bale walled room. Int. J. Eng. Sci., 2: 108-124.
  24. Adedeji, A.A., 2010. Forget it and its application in engineering design. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 7: 10-32.
  25. Adedeji, A.A., 2010. Assessment of a building flexing 'muscles' against the attack of nuclear weapons. Int. J. Eng. Sci., 2: 70-73.
  26. Adedeji, A.A., 2009. Assessing the bearing capacity of cast laterite in compression and flexure. Open Civil Eng. J., 3: 41-47.
  27. Ajao, K.R. and A.A. Adedeji, 2008. Assessing the drying rates of some crops in a solar dryer (case study: Vegetables and grain crops). J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 5: 18-28.
  28. Adedeji, A.A., 2008. Seismic analysis of earth wall gravity dams using decoupled modal approach. Int. Egypt. e-J. Eng. Maths Theory Appl., 5: 19-34.
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  29. Adedeji, A.A., 2008. Reliability-based probability analysis for predicting failure of earth brick wall in compression. Nig. J. Construct. Technol. Manage., 8: 25-34.
  30. Adedeji, A.A., 2008. Natural ventilation: Shielding shelters from the solar radiation. Global J. Eng. Res., 6: 93-99.
  31. Adedeji, A.A., 2007. Voluntary housing movement in Nigeria. J. Soc. Policy Iss., 4: 94-100.
  32. Adedeji, A.A., 2007. Introduction and Design of Straw Bale Masonry. Olad Publishers and Printing Enterprises, Ilorin, Nigeria, Pages: 42.
  33. Adedeji, A.A., 2007. Genetic (Evolutionary) Algorithm: Introduction and Its Use as an Engineering Design Tool. Olad Publication and Printing Enterprises, Nigeria, ISBN: 978-8115-86-1, Pages: 50.
  34. Adedeji, A.A., 2006. Optimum design of an expanded cumulative exergy consumption in a strawbale-walled building. Nig. J. Construct. Technol. Manage., 7: 146-156.
  35. Adedeji, A.A., 2006. Interaction analysis of active control of high-rise building. J. Appl. Sci. Technol., 11: 44-51.
  36. Adedeji, A.A., 2006. Hysteresis analysis of prestressed brick frame with strawbale masonry-infill subjected to seismic load. Build. Res. J., 55: 149-167.
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  37. Adedeji, A.A., 2006. Effects of wind-induced pressure on the design of buildings. Int. J. Eng. Eng. Technol., 5: 12-19.
  38. Adedeji, A.A. and S.P. Ejeh, 2006. Simplifying design of truss system using genetic algorithms J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 3: 33-54.
  39. Adedeji, A.A., 2005. Assessing the bearing capacity and design for strawbale masonry. LAUTECH J. Eng. Technol., 3: 22-33.
  40. Adedeji, A.A., 2004. Behavior and service life of sandcrete masonry in acid rain environment. J. Assoc. Adv. Model. Simul. Tech. Enterprises, 65: 11-21.
  41. Adedeji, A.A., 2004. Alchemy of Rational Design and Construction. Episteme Books, Ilorin, Nigeria, Pages: 370.
  42. Adedeji, A.A., 2004. A building flexing 'muscles' against the attack ofnuclear weapons. J. Res. Inform. Civil Eng., 1: 75-90.
  43. Adedeji, A.A. and S.P. Ejeh, 2004. Compression behaviour of interwoven sandcrete block wall. Acad. J. Sci. Eng. Technol., 3: 13-22.
  44. Adedeji, A.A., 2003. Interaction analysis for a framed structure stiffened with earth wall infills. Nig. J. Technol. Dev., 3: 108-116.
  45. Adedeji, A.A. and S. Ige, 2003. Analytical approach of earth masonry infill-panel subject to seismic loads. J. Eng. Technol., 1: 40-46.
  46. Adedeji, A.A. and O.A. Lasode, 2003. Internal microclimate: Optimal design in the use of solar energy to enhance ventilation in buildings. J. Assoc. Adv. Model. Simul. Tech. Enterprises, 73: 53-66.
  47. Adedej, A.A., 2003. Rational and structural design for improving deterioration and failure of earth walled buildings. J. Applied Sci. Technol., 8: 29-35.
  48. Koroma, A.A., V.S. Kamara and A.A. Adedeji, 2002. Estimation of service life of coated brickwork mortar joint. Cement Concrete Res., 32: 199-203.
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  49. Adedeji, A.A., 2002. Thermal effects on the bearing capacity of earth wall in optimal design. J. Assoc. Adv. Model. Simulat. Techniq. Enterprises, 71: 17-28.
  50. Ejeh, S.P. and A.A. Adedeji, 2001. Compression characteristics and design of interwoven sandcrete block wall. J. Applied Sci. Eng. Technol., 1: 50-60.
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  51. Adedeji, A.A. and S.P. Ejeh, 1998. Strength characteristics of dry-jointed sandcrete block assemblies under vertical load. Nig. J. Construct. Manage., 1: 102-108.