Dr. Kehinde David Oyeyemi

Lecturer I

B.Sc (Calabar), M.Sc (Ibadan), PhD (Covenant University)



Research Interests

  1. Exploration Geophysics: rock physics, and seismic imaging, inversion, and modelling for reservoir characterization.
  2. Engineering Geophysics: foundation integrity assessment, Non-destructive tests (NDT) of roads, pavements and bridges, seismic assessment, site classifications.
  3. Archaeological Geophysics: non-invasive archaeological investigation and archaeological site preservation.
  4. Hydrogeophysics: geophysical characterization of complex, shallow/deep groundwater aquifer system.
  5. Agro-geophysics: geophysical investigations for precision agriculture.
  6. Computational Geophysics: estimation, modelling, simulation and prediction of subsurface geophysical parameters.

Awards & Honours

University of Calabar (Departmental best student) scholarship awards 2004-2007

Teaching Areas

Introduction to General Geology, Physics of the Solid Earth, Geophysical Methods, Mathematical Methods in Physics, Fundamentals of Geophysical Data Processing, Electromagnetic method, Gravity and magnetic methods, Petroleum Geology, Petroleum Geophysics, Seismology and Borehole geophysics.

Current Postgraduate Supervision


Selected Publications (12)


1.Shell Professor of Geophysics, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-
2.Danvic Petroleum Limited, organizing internships and oil/gas
skills training for students
3.Geophysical Research Group, Geology Department, University of
4.Geophysics Research group, King Fahd University of Petroleum &
Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
5.Geotechnical and structural engineering research group, Tshwane
University, Pretoria, South Africa
6.Exploration Geophysics Research Group, Dept. of Applied
Geophysics, FUTA.
7.Groundwater Research Group, National Geophysical Research
Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad, India.

Conferences Attended

International Conference on Applied Geology & Environment “iCAGE 2016” 19-21 May 2016, Royal El Mansour Mahdia -Tunisia

The 49th Annual international conference of Nigerian mining and geosciences society 17th-18th, march 2013; Venue : International conference center, University of Ibadan.

The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) 31st Annual International Conference and Exhibitions (ICE) 10th - 14th November, 2013; Venue : Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos Nigeria.

The 48th Annual international conference of Nigerian mining and geosciences society 18th - 23rd March, 2012; Venue : Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos, Nigeria.

Summary of Profile

Dr. OYEYEMI, Kehinde David holds Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Geophysics, Master of Science degree in Geology (Applied Geophysics) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Industrial Physics (Applied Geophysics) from the University of calabar, University of Ibadan and Covenant University Nigeria respectively. He is a Lecturer I in the Department of Industrial physics (Applied Geophysics unit) in the College of Science and Technology. His areas of research include exploration geophysics, environmental geophysics and geotechnical engineering.