Dr. O.E. Oyewande

Personal Profile

Doctor E.O. Oyewande B. Sc, M. Sc. Physics (Ibadan); Dip. Cond. Matter Physics (Trieste); D. Sc. Theoretical Physics (Goettingen)

Senior Lecturer

Theoretical Physics

Office: Room 123, Upper Vestible, Main Building, Department of Physics

email:[email protected]; [email protected]

Awards and Commendations:______


  1. Yewande, O. E., Moreno Y., Kun F., Hidalgo R. C., and Herrmann H. J. (2003): Time evolution of damage under variable ranges of load transfer. Physical Review E Vol. 68, pp. 0261161 – 0261168
  2. Yewande, E. O., Hartmann A. K., and Kree R. (2005). Propagation of ripples in Monte Carlo models of sputter-induced surface morphology. Physical Review B Vol. 71, pp. 1954051 – 1954058.
  3. Yewande, E. O., Kree R., and Hartmann A. K. (2006). Morphological regions and oblique-incidence dot formation in a model of surface sputtering. Physical Review B Vol. 73, pp. 1154341 – 1154348
  4. Yewande, E. O., Kree R., and Hartmann A. K. (2007). Numerical analysis of quantum dots on off-normal incidence ion sputtered surfaces. Physical Review B Vol. 75, pp.1553251 – 1553258
  5. Yewande, E. O., Neal M. P., and Low R. (2009). The Hausdorff chirality measure and a proposed Hausdorff structure measure. Molecular Physics, Vol. 107. No. 3, pp. 281-291.
  6. Oyewande, O. E. (2010). Additional scaling regions of ion-sputtered surfaces. Journal of Science Research Vol. 9, pp. 74 – 79
  7. Oyewande, O. E. (2012). A unified spatio-temporal framework of the Cuerno-Barabasi continuum model of surface sputtering. Communications in Theoretical Physics Vol. 58. No. 1, pp. 165 – 170
  8. Oyewande, O. E (2013). Phase boundaries of nano-dots and nano-ripples over a range of collision cascades. African Review of Physics Vol. 8, pp 313 – 316.
  9. Oyewande, O. E. and Adeoti, B. B. (2014). Theory of off-normal incidence ion sputtering of surfaces of type AxB1-x and a conformal map method for stochastic continuum models. African Review of Physics Vol. 9, pp 177- 183
  10. Oyewande, E. O. (2015). A quasi-conserved particle Monte Carlo model of surface evolution with semi-empirical sputter yield modulated erosion: 1 keV Ar+ sputtering of Si. Transactions of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics Vol. 1, pp 301 – 308.

Current Research


  • Statistical physics of disordered systems (e.g. self-organised nanostructure formation on solid surfaces, bio-systems simulations)
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Quantum field theory and particle physics