BSc (Hons) Physics Bowen University Iwo Nigeria
MSc (Eng) Energy Studies Cape Town
PhD ChemEng Cape Town
Centre for Minerals Research (CMR)
Overview/ Research interests
Dr Olumide Ogunmodimu has over 5 years collective experience in academia and industrial research. Olumide is currently a researcher at the CMR, UCT with his research focusing on comminution and classification using Discrete Element Methods (DEM), Computational Fluids Dynamics (CFD) and Smoothed-particle hydrodynamics as tools in his modelling methods. He combines his knowledge of natural science, advanced mathematics and process engineering in developing models to understand granular and fluid dynamics. Olumide has participated in numerous research projects on comminution circuit design and optimisation.
The Department of Chemical Engineering is part of the Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment (EBE) at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.