Department of Electrical and Mining Engineering

Dr KA Ogudo

College of Science, Engineering and Technology
School of Engineering
Department: Electrical and Mining Engineering
Lecturer
Tel: 011 471 2728
E-mail: ogudok@unisa.ac.za

Qualifications

  • D-Tech (Electrical/Electronics Eng.)
  • M-Tech (Electrical/Electronics Eng.)
  • B-Tech (Electrical/Electronics Eng.)

Fields of academic interests

Research Interests:

  • Electronics, Design and fabrication of on-chip IC
  • Optoelectronics/Photonics Engineering
  • Optical waveguides designs
  • Optical fiber engineering
  • System Integration of Devices based on Renewable Energy Sources

Field of Specialisation

  • Micro Electronics/Optoelectronics
  • Photonics engineering

Books

Selected Publications:

  • Simulation of Si-LED (450nm-750nm) light propagation phenomena in CMOS 0.35 micron-integrated circuitry: MOEMS applications. Photonic West 2009-program-SPIE. Paper 7204-20. Conference Title& Location: Micromachining and micro-fabrication Process Technology XIII, San Jose CA USA: First Author.
  • Application of Si LEDs (450nm-750nm) in CMOS Integrated circuitry-based MOEMS: Simulation and analysis. Proc. SPIE, Vol. 72080C (2009); DOI:10.1117/12.808551. Conference Title& Location: MOEMS and Miniaturized System VIII, San Jose CA USA: Second Author.
  • Simulation of Si-LED (450nm-750nm) light propagation phenomena in CMOS 1.2 micron-integrated circuitry: MOEMS applications. SACSST 2009-program. Conference Title&Location: South African Conference on Semi-and Superconductor Technology (SACSST): First Author.
  • Published Journal paper to SPIE Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS (JM3).ISI accredited.(June,2012).
    Title: SIMULATION OF Si LED’s (450nm-750nm) LIGHT PROPAGATION PHENOMENA IN CMOS 1.2 MICRON-INTEGRATED CIRCUITRY: MOEMS APPLICATIONS.
    Authors: Kingsley Ogudo, Diethelm Schmieder, Lukas W. Snyman (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa) and D. Foty (Gilgamesh Associates, USA), (First Author).
  • 3rd SENSORS, MEMS AND ELECTRO-OPTICAL SYSTEMS. SKUKUZA, SOUTH AFRICA. 16-20 JUNE 2014. Tracking number: SME14-E100-5.doi: 10.1117/12.2064737
    Title: Realization of 10 GHz minus 30dB On-chip Optical Link with Si-Ge Bi-polar Technology
    Authors: Kingsley .A. Ogudo, Jean-Luc Polleux, Lukas Snyman, Carlos Viana, Zerihun Tegegne
  • SPIE PHOTONIC west 2014, 1-6 February 2014, Moscone center San Francisco USA.Tracking Number: OE112-5; doi: 10.1117/12.2038079
    Title: “10-40GHz on chip micro-optical link with all integrated Si Av LED optical sources, waveguides and Si-Ge photo detector technology”Authors: Kingsley A. Ogudo, Lukas W. Snyman, Jean-Luc Polleux, Carlos Viana and Zerihun Tegegne.





Journal articles

International Article Papers published:

  • Title: Application of Si LEDs (450nm-750nm) in CMOS Integrated circuitry-based MOEMS: Simulation and analysis. Proc. SPIE, Vol. 72080C (2009); DOI:10.1117/12.808551. Conference Title& Location: MOEMS and Miniaturized System VIII, San Jose CA USA: Proc. of SPIE Vol. 7208 72080C-1. (First Author).
  • Title: Simulation of Si-LED (450nm-750nm) light propagation phenomena in CMOS 1.2 micron-integrated circuitry: MOEMS applications. SACSST 2009-program.   Conference Title&Location: South African Conference on Semi-and Superconductor Technology, (SACSST 2009)-program. Spier Wine Estate, Stellenbosch. South Africa: ISBN 978-0-620-43865-0. (First Author).
  • Title: Development of a 0.75 micron wavelength, all silicon, CMOS based optical communication system. SPIE 2010 Authors: Lukas W Snyman, Kingsley A Ogudo (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa) and Daniel Foty (Gilgamesh Associates, USA), (Second Author)
  • Title:”Optical propagation and Refraction in Silicon CMOS Structure at 750nm;Realization of an on Chip optical Link”
  • SPIE MICRO/NANOLITHOGRAPHY,MEMS, AND MOEMS (JM3)-4th January 2013,Bellingham WA 98227-0010.USA. [DOI:10.1117/1.JMM.12.1.013015].Tracking No:JM3 12048PR-Authors: Kingsley A. Ogudo, Diethelm Schmieder, Lukas W. Snyman (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa) and D. Foty (Gilgamesh Associates, USA), (First Author).
  • SPIE PHOTONICS WEST 2012, 22 – 27 January 2012, Moscone Centre, San Francisco CONFERENCE: Silicon Photonics VITRACKING NO: PW11OOE1116 Title: Development of a 0.75 micron wavelength, all silicon, CMOS based optical communication system. Authors: Lukas W Snyman, Kingsley A Ogudo (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa) and Daniel Foty (Gilgamesh Associates, USA), (Second Author).

International Journal paper published:

  1. SPIE MICRO/NANOLITHOGRAPHY,MEMS, AND MOEMS (JM3)-4th January 2013,Bellingham WA 98227-0010.USA. [DOI:10.1117/1.JMM.12.1.013015]. Tracking No: JM3 12048PR-Title:”Optical propagation and Refraction in Silicon CMOS Structure at 750nm;Realization of an on Chip optical Link”Authors: Kingsley Ogudo, Diethelm Schmieder, Lukas W. Snyman (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa) and D. Foty (Gilgamesh Associates, USA), (First Author).
  2. IEEE JOURNAL OF QUANTUM ELECTRONICS 01/2015-: “HIGHER INTENSITY SIAVLEDS IN A RF BIPOLAR PROCESS THROUGH CARRIER ENERGY AND CARRIER MOMENTUM ENGINEERING” : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 01/2015; DOI:10.1109/JQE.2015.2427036 · 2.11 Impact Factor.
    Lukas Snyman, Kaikai Xu, Jean-Luc Poulleux, Kingsley A.Ogudo, Carlos Viana. (Published, May 2015)

Recent international paper published:

  1. SPIE PHOTONIC west 2014, 1-6 February 2014, Moscone center San Francisco USA.Tracking Number: OE112-5; doi: 10.1117/12.2038079
    Title: “10-40GHz on chip micro-optical link with all integrated Si Av LED optical sources, waveguides and Si-Ge photo detector technology” Authors: Kingsley A. Ogudo, Lukas W. Snyman, Jean-Luc Polleux, Carlos Viana and Zerihun Tegegne.
  2. SPIE PHOTONIC west 2014, 1-6 February 2014, Moscone center San Francisco USA. doi: 10.1117/12.2038195
    Title:High Intensity 100 nW 5 GHz Silicon Avalanche LED utilizing carrier energy and momentum engineering” Authors: Lukas W. Snyman, Jean-Luc Polleux, Kingsley A. Ogudo, Carlos Viana and Sebastian Wahl
  3. 3rd SENSORS, MEMS AND ELECTRO-OPTICAL SYSTEMS. SKUKUZA, SOUTH AFRICA. 16-20 JUNE 2014. Tracking number: SME14-E100-5.doi: 10.1117/12.2064737
    Title: Realization of 10 GHz minus 30dB On-chip Optical Link with Si-Ge Bi-polar Technology
    Authors: Kingsley .A. Ogudo, Jean-Luc Polleux, Lukas Snyman, Carlos Viana,Zerihun Tegegne
  4.  CHAPTER IN A BOOK: (Intech: "Advances in Optical Communication", ISBN 978-953-51-1730-8). Title: Silicon Avalanche based Light  Emitting Diodes  and  their  potential   integration   into  CMOS  and  RF  integrated  circuit  technology
    Authors: Kaikai Xu, Weifeng Sun, Kingsley A. Ogudo, Lukas W. Snyman, Jean-Luc Polleux, Qi Yu and Guannyng Li.
  5. IEEE JOURNAL OF QUANTUM ELECTRONICS 01/2015-: “HIGHER INTENSITY SIAVLEDS IN A RF BIPOLAR PROCESS THROUGH CARRIER ENERGY AND CARRIER MOMENTUM ENGINEERING” : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 01/2015; DOI:10.1109/JQE.2015.2427036 · 2.11 Impact Factor.
    Lukas Snyman, Kaikai Xu, Jean-Luc Poulleux, Kingsley A.Ogudo, Carlos Viana. (Published, May 2015)
  6. Light emission in silicon: from device physics to applications.
    Authors: Kaikai Xu*a, Ning Ninga, Kingsley A. Ogudob, c, Jean-Luc Polleuxc, Qi Yua, Lukas W. Snyman*b
    a State Key Laboratory of Electronic Thin Films and Integrated Devices,
    University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, Sichuan, China 610054
    bDepartment of Electrical Engineering,University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa 0001
    cUniversity Paris-Est, ESYCOM, ESIEE Paris, Le Cnam, UPEM, Cite Descartes, Noisy-Le-Grand-
    Cedex, France 93162
    *Corresponding authors: (K. Xu,kaikaix@uestc.edu.cn; L.Snyman: snymalw@unisa.ac.za
    doi: 10.1117/12.2199841. (Published Nov 2015)

Google scholar/orcid/researcher profile:

Google scholar
http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=eA0pLpQAAAAJ&hl=en
ORCID ID
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-6589-4904

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

Professional Affiliation:

  • Certificate of membership SPIE (Society of Photo-Optical International Instrumentation Engineers), Membership ID: 3232142. (2009).
  • Certificate of senior membership SAIEE (South African institute of Electrical Engineers), Membership ID: 12776. (2011).
  • Certificate of membership IEEE (International Electrical and Electronics Engineer), Membership ID: 92805016. (2014)
  • Certificate of HP Accredited Technical Associates-Connected devices ID: 17903901 (2014)

Awards and Honours:
NRF KIC grant (2014)

Other

Short Biography:

Dr. Kingsley A. Ogudo received the NDip, N.H.D., and B.Tech. Degrees in electrical and electronics engineering from Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Nigeria, and the M.Tech and Doctoral Degree in Electronics/telecommunications technology from the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), South Africa, in 2010 and 2016 respectively. His research interest includes electronic, optoelectronic devices, telecommunication engineering high-frequency electronics, physics and mathematics. He is currently a Lecturer at the department of electrical and mining engineering, University of South Africa (UNISA) and a PhD student in University of Paris Est, France under the supervision of Prof JL. Polleux, Prof LW. Snyman and Prof. anne-laure billabert.