Dr. Kingsley O. Obodo

Dr. Kingsley O. Obodo Kingsley Onyebuchi Obodo is a Research Fellow in the Department of Physics at the University of South Africa where he has been a member of the High Performance computing group since 2016. He holds the Research Chair Fellowship. Kingsley completed his Ph.D. at the University of Pretoria, his MSc. at the African University of Science and Technology Abuja and his undergraduate studies at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. His research interests lie in the following areas:

  • Quantum mechanical studies of solid state systems
  • Magnetic and thermal properties of materials in nano-scale
  • Defects, surfaces, semiconductors, interface
  • Electronic properties of energy-relevant materials and catalysis
  • Computational high through put screening and high-performance computing

Kingsley is a highly cited author with numerous scientific publications. He currently is a member of the Professional Physicist in South Africa. He also contributes to scientific citizenship as a reviewer. He has collaborated actively with researchers in several countries and University on condensed matter physics and material science problems.