Department of Physics

Dr. Bello Rasaq
Head of Department


The vision of the Department of Physics is to have the facilities, well trained staff (Academic and Technical) and up to date equipment so as to produce well trained students with diversification in learning, applicable to the immediate needs of the local, national and global communities.


The mission of the Department is Physics for national empowerment and sustainable development.

Academic Staffs

1 Prof. L. I Nwankwo Geophysics/Environmental Physics Professor
2 Prof. Felix W. Burari Energy Physics Professor
3 Dr. Bello Rasaq Geophysics Reader
4 Dr. S. K. Singh Spectroscopy Reader
5 Dr. J.A. Rabiu Radiation and Health Physics Lecturer 1
6 Mr. Rauff K.O. Atmospheric PhysicsLecturer I
7 Mr. Rabiu Adamu Radiation biophysics Lecturer 1
8 Ibrahim Alh. Abubakar Electronics and Communication Lecturer 11
9 Dr. Olanrewaju A. I Environmental and Radiation Physics Lecturer 11
10 Dr Hayatudden M. Geophysics Lecturer 11
11 Dr. Adeniji Abolanle Solid state Lecturer 11
12 Miss Nosike C.V Geophysics Assistant Lecturer
13 Mr Abe A. O Solar and Atmospheric Physics Assistant Lecturer
14 Mr. Udo Aniede Aniekan Geophysics Assistant Lecturer
15 Ohakwere-Eze Michael Geophysics Assistant Lecturer
16 Mr Mudassir M. Usman Environmental and petroleum technology Assistant Lecturer
17 Mr Abdullahi Muhammad Electronics and Communication Assistant Lecturer
18 Mr Nurudeen Muhammed A. Radiation Assistant Lecturer
19 Mr Raheem Isiaka Theoretical Assistant Lecturer
20 Dr. Ibrahim Adamu Usman Geophysics Graduate Assistant
21 Bola Grace Aremu Geophysics Graduate Assistant
22 Nur Shetima M Geophysics Graduate Assistant
23 Ahmad Alhassan Geophysics Graduate Assistant

Administrative Staffs

1 Nasiru Kyari Sen. Exe. Officer
2 Musa  Ibrahim Adam Adm. Assistant
3 Everlyn Tsenket Denwe Adm. Assistant
4 Nuhu Shamsudeen confidential Secretary
5 Mohammed Usman A. Sen. Clerical officer


1 Abdulsalam Ahmad Kawu Senior Technologist
2 Usman Abdullahi Yahaya Senior Technologist
3 Muhammad Musa Kirfi Technologist I
4 Mukhtar Mohammed Danladi Technologist II
5 Muhammad Musa Fada Lab Assistant
6 Abdullahi Yahaya Barde Lab Assistant
7 Abdulmalik Abdullahi Lab Attendance
8 Limbi Ezra Dengri Lab Attendance
9 Sarma Girma Lab Attendance

Programmes Offered by The Department

  • B. Sc. Physics
  • B.Sc. Applied Geophysics