Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering Department
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Michael Okwori

Job Title
Mary H. '80 and Richard K. Templeton '80 Assistant Professor
Steinmetz 235

Research interests

  • Applications of machine learning and meta-heuristic algorithms;
  • Internet of things; design and analysis of intelligent sensors
  • Design and analysis of frameworks for molecular, biological, and multi-scale communications.
  • Interdisciplinary investigations in bioinformatics, intelligent software development, image processing, and algorithms.

Teaching interests

Logic and computer design; circuits and systems; internet of things


  • M. Okwori and Ali Eslami, “Investigating the Impact of Gene Cofunctionality in Predicting Gene Mutations of E. coli,” IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 167397-167410, May 2020.
  • M. Okwori, Ali Behfarnia, and Ali Eslami, “Towards Microscale NFC-Enabled IoT Sensor: Physical and MAC Layer Design Analysis,” IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 88076- 88084, May 2020.
  • E. N. Onwuka, M. Okwori, S. O. Aliyu, S. S. Oyewobi, C. O. Alenoghena, H. Bello-Salau, S. S. Makusidi, and V. Asuquo, “Survey of Cellular Signal Booster,” International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business, vol. 10, No.6, pp. 21-31, Nov. 2018.
  • O. A. Salihu, M. Okwori, and E. N. Onwuka, “A Prototype Automatic Solar Panel Controller (ASPC) with Night-Time Hibernation,” International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications, vol. 8, no. 8, Aug. 2016.
  • S. Muslim, E. N. Onwuka, M. Okwori, and A. Umar, “An Enhanced Cluster-Based Routing Algorithm for Energy Conservation in a Wireless Sensor Network,”International Journal of Wireless and Microwave Technologies, vol. 6, no. 4, July 2016.
  • M. Okwori, E. N. Onwuka, A. M. Aibinu, and O. C. Ugweje, “Implementation of a Locator-Based Route Switching Scheme for Improved Routing in Proxy Mobile IPv6,”International Journal of Wireless and Microwave Technologies, vol. 4, no. 4, Nov. 2014.

Academic credentials

B. Eng., Federal University of Technology Minna (Nigeria); M. Eng., Federal University of Technology Minna (Nigeria); Ph. D., Wichita State University