Dr. Solomon C. NWANERI
Biomedical Engineering Department

Dr. Nwaneri is a specialist in Biomedical Engineering with focus on Clinical Engineering, Medical Devices and electronic- Health. He began  his/her undergraduate degree in 1995 and graduated from Federal University of Technology Owerri in 2000; Masters in Project Management Technology discipline in 2009 from the same University; Masters in Electronics Engineering from the University of Lagos in 2014 and a PhD in Industrial/Production Engineering from the University of Ibadan in 2017. Over the years, he has over 8 years research experience, conducted research in Time-Cost—Quality-Risk trade-off in Healthcare projects, Application of Artificial Neural Networks in Breast Cancer Classification, Design and construction of medical devices and mentored 8 number of students who worked in the design and construction of medical devices. He is a registered Engineer with Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers. He has ten (10) number of publications won and managed two number of grants.

  • B.Eng.
  • M.Sc. (FUTO)
  • M.Sc. (Lagos)
  • PhD (Ibadan)


Research Interests: Medical Devices; e-health; Application of Artificial Intelligence, and - optimization in healthcare.


Research collaborators within and outside the University

  • Dr. C.O. Anyaeche, Associate Professor of Industrial/Production Engineering, University of Ibadan
  • Dr B.N. Ezenwa , Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, University of Lagos.
  • Prof. A.A. Osuntoki , Professor of Biochemistry, University of Lagos.
  • Prof. V.C. Ezeaka, Professor of Paediatrics, University of Lagos.
Basic Medical Sciences