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Daniel I. Onwude

  • PhD, MSc
  • Guest Researcher
  • Empa Materials Science and Technology
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Dr. Onwude is a Lecturer and researcher with the department of Agricultural and Food Engineering, University of Uyo, Nigeria. He is currently a research guest at Empa, ETH Zürich where he is working on a research towards an efficient electrohydrodynamic drying of fruits and vegetables. His research interest focuses on modeling and simulation of postharvest process systems, imaging technology as a non destructive quality determination approach, drying technology, novel thermal and non thermal heating technology, food and bioprocess engineering.

Recent publications

  • Laser-Based imaging for Cocoa Pods Maturity Detection

    • Lockman N
    • Hashim N
    • Onwude D
  • Response surface optimization of Bambara nut kernel yield as affected by speed of rotation, and impeller configurations

    • Ndukwu M
    • Ekop I
    • Etim P
    • et al.

Professional experience

Guest Researcher

Empa Materials Science and Technology

September 2019 - Present


University of Uyo Faculty of Engineering

June 2014 - Present



Universiti Putra Malaysia Fakulti Kejuruteraan

January 2016 - July 2018(3 years)


Co-authors (49)