Oluwole Daniel Makinde

Born:

Birthplace: Nigeria

B. Sc. (Mathematics) University of Ife (1987); in Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and the M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics) Obafemi Awolowo University (1990), in Ile-Ife, Nigeria.

Ph.D. (Applied
Mathematics) University of Bristol (1996), United Kingdom.

thesis: *Laminar Flow in Channels and Tubes of VaryingCross-Section*;
Advisor: Professor P. G. Drazin

Professor and Head of Applied Mathematics Department, University of the North, South Africa

Professorial Chair Inaugural Address in Applied Mathematics: "Recent Developments on Singularity analysis and bifurcation study in science and engineering using series summation techniques", University of Limpopo, South Africa, (2004).

Oluwole Daniel Makinde was awarded the prestigeous YOUNG AFRICAN MATHEMATICIANi n 2003.

A brief comment from Dr. Makinde:

Being a Black man in the World of Mathematics especially in Africa is not a very pleasant experience. One has to learn how to work with little or no facility.

A current address for Dr. Makinde is

CURRENT ADDRESS:

Professor Oluwole D. Makinde

Head, Applied Mathematics Department

University of the North

Private Bag X1106

Sovenga 0727

South Africa

Tell: +27-15-2682459 (Office)

Tel/Fax: +27-15-2912395 (Home)

Fax: +27-15-2683075 (Office)

Cellphone: 0822005182

**E-Mail: makindeo@unin.unorth.ac.za
dmakinde@worldonline.co.za
dmakinde@yahoo.com**

In November of 2003, Dr. Oguntuase was awarded a **Young
African in Mathematics** medal by the AMU and the ICMS.

RESEARCH

Dr. Makinde has published 5 books and more than 50 papers.

A.) BOOKS

(1)**O. D. Makinde** and **P.
Sibanda** (2000): "A Mathematical Introduction to

Incompressible Flow" Textbook published by University of
Zimbabwe Press, ISBN

0-908307-78-0.

(2) **O. D. Makinde** and **P.
Sibanda** (2000): "Particle Mechanics" Textbook

published by University of Zimbabwe Press, ISBN 0-908307-79-9.

(3) **O. D. Makinde** and **P.
Sibanda** (2000): "A Teaching Module on Mechanics",

Zimbabwe Open University, Zimbabwe.

(4) **O. D. Makinde** and **P.
Sibanda** (2000): "A Teaching Module on Fluid Mechanics

I", Zimbabwe Open University, Zimbabwe.

(5) **O. D. Makinde** and **P.
Sibanda** (2000): "A Teaching Module on Fluid Mechanics

II", Zimbabwe Open University, Zimbabwe.

B.) JOURNAL ARTICLES

1. **O. D. Makinde** and **S. Idowu**: __Entropy rate
in solar wind flow__. **Jour. Nig.
Assoc.Math. Phys.** Vol.

2. **O. D. Makinde**: __Unsteady incompressible flow in
a porous channel__. Proc.

Rom. Appl. Indust. Math. Oradea, 47-58, 1994.

3. **O. D. Makinde**: __A Mathematical model of solar wind
flow__. Jour. Math. Phys.

Sc. Vol. **29**, 253-261, 1995.

4. **O. D. Makinde**: __Laminar flow in a channel of varying
width with permeable
boundaries__. Romanian Jour. Phys. Vol.

5. **O. D. Makinde**: __Computer extension and bifurcation
study by analytic
continuation of porous tube flow__. Jour. Math. Phys. Vol.

6. **O. D. Makind**e: __Steady flow in a linearly diverging
asymmetrical channel__.

Comp. Assist. Mech. Eng. Sc. Vol. **4**, 157-165, 1997.

7. **O. D. Makinde** and E. M. Lungu: __On the flow of
a viscous fluid driven along
a tube by a moving surface__. Jour. Inst. Math. Comp. Sc. Vol.

1997.

8. **O. D. Makinde** and **P. Sibanda**: __Computer
extended series for pipe flow:
Effect of viscosity variation due to variation in temperature__.
Jour. Appl. Sc.

Southern Africa Vol.

9. **O. D. Makinde**: __Free convection flow in a circular
pipe with or without
heat sources__.

10. **O. D. Makinde** and P. Sibanda: __Effect of viscosity
variation due to
variation in temperature on plane-Poiseuille flow__. A. M. S.
E., Modelling, Simulation

& Control, Vol.

11. **O. D. Makinde** and P. Sibanda: __On suction driven
flow and heat transfer in
a pipe filled with porous media__. Comp. Assist. Mech. Eng.
Sc., Vol.

1998.

12. **O. D. Makinde**: __Extending the utility of perturbation
series to problems
of laminar flow in a porous and a diverging tube__. Jour. Australian
Math. Soc.

Series B, Vol.

13. **O. D. Makinde**: __Laminar flow and heat transfer
in a tube with moving
surface__. Proc. Cognition Modelling, Lyon-France, 9.6-9.9,
1998.

14.

channel

15. **O. D. Makinde**: __Magneto-Hydrodynamics of the sliding
plate__. Proc. Int.

Conf. Math. Indust. Zimbabwe, 33-38, 1998.

16. **O. D. Makinde** and M. Gumbo: __Transient flow in
a porous channel__. Proc.

Int. Conf. Math. Indust. Zimbabwe, 55-60, 1998.

17. **O. D. Makinde** and C. Makasu: __A study of pulsatile
blood flow and heat
transfer in a tube of slowly varying cross-section__. Proc.
Int. Conf. Math. Indust.

Zimbabwe, 61-69, 1998.

18. **O. D. Makinde** and S. Masuku: __Distribution of
injected substances in the
arterial blood flow__. Proc. Int. Conf. Math. Indust. Zimbabwe,
70-75, 1998.

19.

S. E., Modelling, Simulation & Control, Vol.

20. O. D. Makinde and K. D. Alagoa: Effect of magnetic field
on steady flow

through an indented channel. A. M. S. E., Modelling, Simulation
& Control, Vol.

68, Nos. 1, 25-32, 1999.

21. O. D. Makinde and G. Tay : Numerical computation of bifurcation
for

steady flow in a converging channel with accelerating surface.
A. M. S. E.,

Modelling, Simulation & Control, Vol. 68, Nos. 1, 33-44, 1999.

22. O. D. Makinde, A. M. Kagthi and K. Vinayagamoorthy : On
steady MHD

variable viscosity plane-Poiseuille flow. Jour. Inst. Math. Comp.
Sci., Vol. 10, No.

1, 13-22, 1999.

23. O. D. Makinde and E. Kirunda: Effect of temperature dependent
viscosity

on steady flow in a pipe with moving surface. Jour. Inst. Math.
Comp. Sci., Vol.

10, No. 1,43-50, 1999.

24. O. D. Makinde, P. Sibanda and E. M. Lungu: On suction driven
flow in a

channel filled with porous media. Jour. Inst. Math. Comp. Sci.,
Vol. 10, No. 1,

23-28, 1999.

25. O. D. Makinde and P. Sibanda: High Reynolds Number MHD
steady flow in a

channel of uniform width. Jour. Inst. Math. Comp. Sci., Vol. 10,
No. 2,

105-110, 1999.

26. O. D. Makinde, A. M. Kagthi, M. S. Tshehla and E. Kirunda
: Bifurcation

of the central retinal artery: A mathematical model. Jour. Inst.
Math. Comp.

Sci., Vol. 10, No. 2, 129-144, 1999.

27. O. D. Makinde and A. O. Oduntan: Hemodynamics of the retinal
aneurysms: A

mathematical model. Jurnal Fizik Malaysia, Vol. 20, No. 1&2,
1-6, 1999.

28. O. D. Makinde and P. Sibanda: Steady flow in a diverging
symmetrical

channel: Numerical study of Bifurcation by analytic continuation.
Quaestiones

Mathematicae, Vol. 23, 45-57, 2000.

29. O. D. Makinde and P. Sibanda: Fluid dynamics of the sliding
plate.

Quaestiones Mathematicae, Vol. 23, 59-66, 2000.

30. O. D. Makinde:Effect of variable viscosity on arterial
blood flow. Far

East Jour. Appl. Maths. Vol. 4, No. 1, 43-58, 2000.

31. O. D. Makinde: Numerical investigation of bifurcation in
visco-elastic

flow problem. Zimbabwe Jour. Sc.& Tech. Vol. 1, No. 1, 10-15,
2000.

32. O. D. Makinde and T. Chinyoka: A Note on Jeffery-Hamel flow.
Far East Jour.

Appl. Math. Vol. 4, No. 3, 281-293, 2000.

33. O. D. Makinde, A. M. Kgathi, K. Vinayagamoothy, T. Chinyoka
and V. P.

Onyango-Otieno: Suction driven magneto-hydrodynamic flow in a
vertical channel

with variable wall temperature. J. Inst. Math. & Comp. Sci.
Vol. 11, No. 2,

121-131, 2000.

34. V. P. Onyango-Otieno and O. D. Makinde: On a left definite
problem of

Gegenbauer polynomials. Proc. of the 3rd Hanno Rund Conference
on Differential

Equations and Applications, Univ. of Natal Durban, pp. 245 * 263,
2000.

35. V. P. Onyango-Otieno and O. D. Makinde: Differential operators
and the

Gegenbauer polynomials: The limit circle case. Far East J. Math.
Sci. Special

Volume-Part I, 17-41, 2001.

36. V. P. Onyango-Otieno and O. D. Makinde: Gegenbauer polynomials
under a

left definite energy norm. Far East J. Math. Sci., Far East J.
Math. Sci.

Special Volume-Part I, 43-65, 2001.

37. O. D. Makinde and T. Chinyoka: Unsteady MHD flow in a porous
channel with

an exponentially decreasing suction. SAMSA Journal, Vol. 1, No.
1, pp1-13,

2001.

38. O. D. Makinde: Heat and mass transfer in a pipe with moving
surface:

Effects of viscosity variation and energy dissipation. Quaestiones
Mathematicae,

Vol. 24, 97-108, 2001.

39. O. D. Makinde: MHD steady flow and heat transfer on the
sliding plate.

AMSE-Modelling, Simulation & Control (Accepted and to appear
2001).

40. O. D. Makinde: Radiation effects on free convection flow
in a channel of

slowly varying width. AMSE-Modelling, Simulation & Control
(Accepted and to

appear 2001).

41. O. D. Makinde, A. M. Kgathi, K. Vinayagamoothy, P.S. Phele,
V. P.

Onyango-Otieno and E. Kirunda: Biomechanics of topically applied
ophthalmic agents.

AMSE-Modelling, Simulation & Control (Accepted and to appear
2001).

42. O. D. Makinde and G. Tay: Natural convection with suction
in a porous

tube AMSE-Modelling, Simulation & Control (Accepted to appear
2001).

43. O. D. Makinde: Wall driven steady flow in a tube: An exploitation
of

perturbation theory. Zimbabwe Jour. Sc.& Tech. Vol. 2, No.
1,(Accepted and to

appear 2001).

44. O. D. Makinde and T. M. Acho: Modern shape approximation
technique for

complicated convex bodies *case study of bispherical and hyperboloidal

coordinate. Jurnal Fizik Malaysia, (Accepted and to appear 2001).

45. O. D. Makinde and S. S. Motsa: Hydromagnetic stability
of

plane-Poiseuille flow using Chebyshev spectral collocation method.
J. Inst. Math. & Comp. Sci.

Vol. 12, No. 2, (to appear-2001).

46. O. D. Makinde and S. S. Motsa: Hydromagnetic stability of
generalized

plane Couette flow. (Far East Journal of Applied Mathematics)
(Submitted 2001).

47. O. D. Makinde and M. J Mango: Unsteady free-convection
flow with suction

on an accelerating porous plate. (A.M.S.E. Modelling & Simulation)
(Submitted

2001).

48. O. D. Makinde and S. S. Motsa: Hydrodynamic stability of
channel flow in

the presence of free convection heat transfer. (Quaestiones Mathematicae)

(Submitted 2001).

49. O. D. Makinde and S. S. Motsa: Transient free convection
with thermal

radiation past a porous plate moving through a binary mixture.
(Quaestiones

Mathematicae) (Submitted 2001).

50. O. D. Makinde, O. Baloyi and V. P. Onyango-Otieno: Hartmann
flow in a

porous channel with heat sources. (Submitted * Nairobi J. of Math.,
Kenya 2001 )

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