Prof. Kenechukwu Emmanuel Anakwuba

Prof. Kenechukwu Emmanuel Anakwuba is a PROFESSOR in APPLIED GEOPHYSICS Department, Faculty Of Physical Sciences in Nnamdi Azikiwe University

Prof. Kenechukwu Emmanuel Anakwuba

Staff Profile

Emmanuel Kenechukwu Anakwuba is a professor of Applied Geophysics and currently the head of department of Applied Geophysics at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka

Personal Information

Applied Geophysics, Faculty Of Physical Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.

Interest Areas

Academic Qualifications

Degrees / Basic Certificates
1Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. (Doctor of Philosophy, August, 2008)
October, 2004 to August, 2008
PhD Applied Geophysics
2Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. (Master Degree, November, 2003)
October, 2001 to November, 2003
MSc Applied Geophysics
3University Of Maiduguri. (Bachelor Degree, November, 1997)
September, 1992 to November, 1997
BSc Geology

Relevant/Working Experience

1Dean, Faculty of Physical Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University
January, 2023 to Present
2Head, Department of Applied Geophysics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University
October, 2019 to January, 2022
3Professor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
October, 2018 to Present
4Reader, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
October, 2015 to October, 2018
5Senior Lecturer, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
October, 2012 to October, 2015
6Lecturer I, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
October, 2009 to October, 2012
7Lecturer II, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
October, 2006 to October, 2009
8Assistant Lecturer, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
September, 2005 to October, 2006

Creative Output

Journal Articles
1Ikenna A. Obasi, Jamilu B. Ahmed, Emmanuel K. Anakwuba, Godwin O. Aigbadon, Ernest O. Akudo, Nneka M. Onwa. (2023, March), "Assessment of aquifer vulnerability in fractured rocks in the Abakaliki area, southeastern Nigeria, using geophysical and geological data", Environmental Earth Sciences
2Chidiebere Elem, Emmanuel K. Anakwuba. (2022, May), "Application of ground magnetics and geoelectrical methods in delineating sulphide deposit in Oshiri area, southeastern Nigeria", Global Journal of Geological Sciences, Vol. 20, pp 69-82
3Anakwuba, E. K. , Okolo, C. M. , Ahaneku, V. C. , Chıbuzor, S. N. & Chınwuko, A. I.. (2022, April), "Hydrogeological and water quality evaluation of parts of River Mamu Sub-Basin, southeastern Nigeria", Bulletin of the Mineral Research and Exploration, Vol. 167, pp 65-82
4E K. Anakwuba, C M. Okolo, V C. Ahaneku, S N. Chibuzor, N. F. Odika, and A I. Chinwuko. (2021, March), "Hydrogeophysical Evaluation Of Parts Of River Mamu Sub-Basin, Southeastern Nigeria", International Journal of Geology and Earth Sciences, Vol. 7, (Issue 1), pp 1-8
5C.C. OKONKWO , A. I. CHINWUKO , A. G. ONWUEMESI, E. K. ANAKWUBA , S. C. OKEKE and A. O. USMAN. (2021, ), "Evaluation Of Thermomagnetic Properties And Geothermal Energy Potential In Parts Of Bida Basin, Nigeria, Using Spectral Analysis", Bulletin of Mineral Research & Exploration, Vol. 165, pp 13-30
6Udoh, A.C., Chinwuko, A.I. Onwuemesi, A.G., Anakwuba, E.K., Oyonga, A.O. & Usman, A.O. (2021, ), "Impact Of Solid Waste On Groundwater Quality In Selected Dumpsites In Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria Using Resistivity And Hydrochemical Data. Bulletin Of Mineral Research & Exploration", Bulletin of Mineral Research & Exploration, Vol. 163, pp 231-249
7E. Aniwetalu, E. Anakwuba and J. Ilechukwu. (2021, ), "Velocity Anisotropy And Trend In Niger Delta, Nigeria", Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production
8Adizua, O. F., Anakwuba, E. K. and Onwuemesi, A. G. (2019, ), "A Hybrid Approach To Near-Surface Imaging And Characterization For An Onshore Niger Delta Prospect Field", Journal of Earth Sciences and Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 9, (Issue 1), pp 1-14
9V. O. Mbah, A. G. Onwuemesi, L. O. Anike, E. K. Anakwuba, I.I. Obiadi, and P. O. Okeke. (2018, July), "Transforming The Geomagnetic Transfer Function Of Vlf-EM To Current Density For Ishiagu Pb-Zn Deposits, Ebonyi State", Journal of Basic Physical Research, Vol. 8, (Issue 2), pp 39-54
10E. K. Anakwuba, N.E. Ajaegwu, C. Ejeke, C.U. Onyekelu & A.I. Chinwuko. (2018, ), "Sequence Stratigraphic Interpretation Of Parts Of Anambra Basin, Nigeria Using Geophysical Well Logs And Biostratigraphic Data", Journal of African Earth Sciences, Vol. 139, pp 330-340
11Anakwuba, E.K., Oyubu, F. and Chinwuko, A.I.. (2017, August), "Reserve Estimation Of Limestone Deposit In Obiaja Area, Southern Benue Trough, Nigeria Using Integrated Approach", International Research Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 5, (Issue 7), pp 1-8
12Anakwuba, E. K. and E. U. Aniwetalu. (2017, July), "Dynamic Characterization Of Reservoir Stress Using Seismic Inversion In Udam Field, Onshore Niger Delta", Unknown Journal or Publisher, Vol. 7, (Issue 2), pp 35-43
13Ejeke, C. F., Anakwuba, E. K., Preye, I.T., Kakayor, O. and Uyouko, I. (2016, October), "Evaluation Of Reservoir Compartmentalization And Property Trends Using Static Modelling And Sequence Stratigraphy", Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, Vol. 7, pp 361-377
14Anakwuba, E.K. and Chinwuko, A.I.. (2015, ), "One Dimensional Spectral Analysis And Curie Depth Isotherm Of Eastern Chad Basin, Nigeria", Journal of Natural Sciences Research, Vol. 5, (Issue 19), pp 14-22
15Anakwuba, E.K., Onyekwelu, C.U., and Chinwuko, A.I.. (2015, August), "Integrated Workflow Approach To Static Modeling Of Igloo R3 Reservoir, Onshore Niger Delta, Nigeria", Interpretation, Vol. 3, (Issue 3), pp sz1-sz14

Academic Leadership Qualities

1"Reserve Estimation of Limestone using Vertical Electrical Soundings in New Netin Area, Calabar, Cross River" (2016). Completed Masters project by Oyubu, Festus (2011506024F)
2"Sequence Stratigraphic Interpretation of Parts of Anambra Basin using well logs and biostratigraphic data" (2017). Completed Masters project by Meze Chuto (2011506006F)
3"Reservoir Characterization and Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction of Chad Basin, Northeastern, Nigeria using 3D Seismic Data and Well Logs." (2021). Ongoing Masters project by Ogbu, Chinenye (PAU-UI-0467)
1Editor, "Journal Of Basic Physical Research" (February, 2017)
Contributions to the University/Society
1Dean, "Faculty Physical Sciences" (February, 2023)
2Head, "Department of Applied Geophysics" (October, 2019 to February, 2023)
3University Faculty Advisor, "American Association of Petroleum Geologists" (March, 2011)

Relevant Events Attended

Other Event
1"First South East Regional Water Conference", (NWRCBNET-SE), 18th August, 2021 to 20th August, 2021; Awka