Covenant Reigns Supreme in the Field of Reinforced Concrete; Concretes; Simulated Concrete
Covenant University and researchers at the University have been adjudged the best among the top 100 institutions and the top 500 authors worldwide, by scholarly output, in the field of Reinforced Concrete; Concretes; Simulated Concrete.
According to the latest computations by Elsevier SciVal, the quick and easy access to the research performance of 8500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide, Covenant emerged No. 1 in the list of the top 100 institutions on this topic, courtesy of the University’s 760 scholarly outputs, 9954 views count, and 1913 citation count.
Hohai University, Delft University of Technology, Tshwane University of Technology, Politecnico de Milano, Southeast University, and University of South Florida, among others, were also in the top 10 list of institutions.
The computations, spanning the period between 2014 and 2017, saw Professor Joshua Okeniyi, Professor Cleophas Loto, and Dr. Abimbola Popoola, all of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, occupying the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd positions in the top 10 list of the world’s best authors in this topic.
Professor Okeniyi, whose research interests include Numerical Designs and Modelling in Engineering, led the pack with 12 scholarly outputs.