Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

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Umoh Udoro Edemeka

PhD Researcher (split-site)

Room: 2.10 / LG.12
Research Group: Spatial Modelling and Dynamics

PhD Topic: Improved Fuel Consumption Measures And Emissions Inventorying For Local Aircraft Fleets Using Airline Information Management System (Aims) Data

 Key Research Interests

  • Transport and the environment
  •  Aviation and environment
  •  Innovative methods for emission inventory

  Employment History

  • 2007-Present, Airline Pilot, Aero Contractors Company of Nigeria, Lagos, Nigeria
  •  2006 -2007, Airline Pilot, Overland Airways Limited, Lagos, Nigeria
  •  2005-2006,Airline Pilot, Wings Aviation, Lagos, Nigeria
  •  1995-1998,Project Engineer, JK PEEZ Engineering Limited, Lagos, Nigeria


  • Masters, Transportation Management and Planning, University of Lagos, 2011
  •  Commercial Pilot License, Nigeria College of Aviation Technology Zaria, 2004
  •  B.Eng 2nd Class Hons (Upper Division)  Agricultural Engineering, University of Nigeria, 1994

 Professional Qualifications/Engagements

  • Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL), Federal Aviation Administration, USA (2009)
  •  Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL), Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (2009)
  •  Chairman, National Association of Airline Pilots and Engineers, Aero (2011–2013)

 Scholarships and Awards

  • Institute of Transport Studies A.D May scholarship (2013-2014)
  •  ICAO Assad Kotaite Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund (2014)
  •  Akwa Ibom Government Scholarship Airline Pilot Training (2000)


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