Ogechukwu N. Iloanusi (Ph.D)
Department of Electronic Engineering
University of Nigeria
Nsukka 410001, Enugu State. Nigeria
Ogechukwu Iloanusi is a Professor at the Department of Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She holds a B.Eng. in Electronic Engineering; M.Eng in Digital Electronics and Computer; and Ph.D. in Biometrics from the Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Prof. Ogechukwu Iloanusi was twice a Visiting Scholar at the Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, West Virginia University where she carried out pre-doctoral research for a total of ten months from August 2009 to November 2009 and April 2010 to November 2010.
She was also granted a Commonwealth Academic Fellowship Award by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK where she was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK from September 2012 to December 2012.
She also participated in a Teaching Fellowship for Nigerian University Professors at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she collaborated with the Faculty at MIT in the development of new curriculum and teaching methods from September to December 2013.
She has also served as an Assistant Guest Professor in a one-year contract with the University of Notre Dame du Lac, Notre Dame, IN, USA, from a period of August 2016 to August 2017.
She lectures and supervises undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D students of Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria. Since 2006, She has completed supervision of 41 undergraduate projects, 22 Masters students projects and 1 Ph.D student. She is currently supervising 12 graduate students and 4 undergraduate students. She is also the Director of the Biometrics Vision and Computing laboratory (BVCLab).
Her research interests include Biometrics, Image Processing, Computer Vision and Machine / Deep Learning. She is a Commonwealth scholar and member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and Women in Engineering (WIE).