For the last 32 years (1988 – 2021), I have been involved in the design, fabrication and evaluation of more than 35 agro-food processing machines (for small and medium scale levels) to enhance food security in Nigeria and Africa for both crop and animal materials. I have also been involved in the development of an aerodynamic model for the design of grain classifier; software for the management of strategic grain reserve in Nigeria and another software for the prediction of EMC, RH and Temperature in silo.
Immediate Past Director, Centre for Entrepreneurial Studies, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Nigeria.
Programme Leader, Agricultural Mechanization and Sustainable Environment (AMS), Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment (CEADESE), FUNAAB.
1. Adewumi, B. A. 2012. Transformation from field to food materials: Agro-food process engineering approach. 36th Inaugural Lecture Series of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria. 106 pp. www.unaab.edu.ng/download/Prof.%20Babatunde%20Adewale%20Adewumi.
2. Abayomi T. Layeni, M. Adekojo Waheed, Babatunde A. Adewumi, Bukola O. Bolaji, Collins N. Nwaokocha, Solomon. O Giwa (2020). Computational modelling and simulation of the feasibility of a novel dual purpose solar chimney for power generation and passive. Scientific Africa Vol 8. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2468227620300363?via%3Dihub.
3. Chukwu, P. M., Adewumi B. A., Ola, I. A., Akinyemi, O. D and Onwude, D. I. 2020. Development and testing of a coconut dehusking machine. Agricultural Mechanization in Asia, Africa & Latin America, AMA, Vol.51 (1):
4. Komolafe, Waheed, M. A., Adewumi, B. A. 2020. Sun drying of cocoa with firebrick thermal storage materials. International Journal of Energy Research. Article ID: ER5364, Article DOI: 10.1002/er.5364.
5. Ismaila, S. O., Alabi, A., Adewumi, B. A., Adekunle, N. O., Kuye, S. I., and Oriolowo, O. R. 2020. Ergonomic risk assessment job in a gas power station. SIGURNOST 62(1): 47-60.
6. Ojo,O. G., T A. Shittu, A.A. Adebowale, B. A. Adewumi. 2021. Effect of Packaging Materials on the Colur, Foaming Properties and Shelf Life of Foam-Mat Dried Starch-Alumen Powder. Accepted for publication in Journal of Packaging Technology and Research.
7. Clement A. Komolafe a, Mufutau A. Waheed, Sidikat I. Kuye, Babatunde A. Adewumi, Akinfoye O. Daniel Adejumo. 2021. Thermodynamic analysis of forced convective solar drying of cocoa with black coated sensible thermal storage material. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering (Elsevier): 26, 101140.
8. Layeni, A.T., M.A. Waheed, B.A. Adewumi, C.N. Nwaokocha, M. Sharifpur, S.O. Tongo, R.C. Okeze, C.A. Mboreha (2021). Computational and sensitivity analysis of a dual-purpose solar chimney for buildings. Article in Press in Materials Today (Elsevier Publication)