Dr Francis Olawale Abulude is a Researcher and the Chief Executive Officer of the Science and Education Development Institute, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. He received his PGD in Industrial Chemistry from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria, and his MTech and PhD degrees in Analytical Chemistry from the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria. Dr Olawale also received a PGDE from Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria.
He worked at the University of Ife, Ile-Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, before joining the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. Dr. Abulude has published several articles in local and internal journals.
His research interests are the characterization of the ambient aerosol, indoor and outdoor air quality, noise pollution, trace metals in food, air, soil, and water and their health implications. Dr. Abulude is a Collaborator in many types of research both locally and internationally. He is ready to perform any collaborative work with interested researchers worldwide. Presently, his collaborative duties are on the characterization of particulate matter using low-cost sensors.