Omololu Akin-Ojo

ICTP-East African Institute for Fundamental Research

Dr. Omololu Akin-Ojo received his BSc and MSc Physics degrees from the University of Ibadan, and PhD from the University of Delaware (USA). Following two postdoctoral stints at Boston University and the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) Trieste, Italy, he returned to Africa — first to Nigeria and now in Rwanda as Director of the East African Institute for Fundamental Research, a Physics training and research hub. His main research interest is in condensed matter physics and its applications for African development and advancement.