Akinade Olugbenga

Olugbenga Akinade received the BSc. degree in Computer Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 2007 and the MSc. degree in Computer Science from the same university in 2012. In February, 2011, he joined Obafemi Awolowo University where he is currently a assistant lecturer in the Department of Computer science and Engineering. His research is focused towards using modern tools and technique to extract computing knowledge and intelligence embedded in the local culture.

Research Interest: 
Numerical Computations
Speech and Language Processing
Automata Theory and Applications
MSc. Computer Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria - (2012)
BSc. Computer Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria (2008)
  1. Akinadé, O. O., & Ọdẹ́jọbí, Ọ. A. (2014). Computational modelling of Yorùbá numerals in a number-to-text conversion system. Journal of Language Modelling, 2(1), 167-211.
  2. Akinade O. O, Odejobi O. A., Adebayo T., Mbakwe C., Oluokun A. and Olayemi O. (2013), IFE-DICO - A Multilingual Dictionary for the The Major Nigerian Languages: Linguistics and the Glocalisation of African Languages for Sustainable Development: A Festschrift in Honour of Prof. Kola Owolabi. Wale Adegbite, Ayo Ogunsiji and Oye Taiwo eds. Universal Akada, Ibadan
  3. Akinade, Olugbenga Olawale and Odejobi, Odetunji Ajadi (2011),  A Number to Yorùbá Text Transcription System, AGIS11 - Action Week for Global Information Sharing (AfLaT2011 Breakout Session), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


Thesis/ Dissertation

  1. Akinade O. O. (2012), Formal Analysis and Computational Implementation of a Number to Yoruba Text Transcription System, MSc. Thesis, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (Defended)
  2. Akinade O. O. (2008), Design and Implementation of a Temperature Collection and Logging Device, BSc. Thesis, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife,


Conferences/Workshops Attended

  1. Application of Information and Communication Technologies to Teaching, Research and Administration (AICTTRA), 7th International conference on ICT Applications, September 2nd – 6th, 2012.
  2. Innovative Technologies for Socio-economic Transformation in Developing Countries. OAU TekConf by Obafemi Awolowo University. September 25th – 28th, 2011.
  3. Theory and applications of constraint-based modelling, including Human Computer Interaction (HCI) by Computer Science & Engineering Department, OAU, Ile-Ife in collaboration with the African Languages Technologies Initiative (ALT-i). August 8th – 19th, 2011.