Dr. Anthony Ewusi

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED

  1. PhD Groundwater Geophysics, 2006
  2. MSc Environmental & Resource Management (Hydrogeology), 2003
  3. BSc (Hons) Geological Engineeering, 1997

 

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED

  1. Brandenburg Technical University, Germany , (2001 - 2006)
  2. University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, (1991 - 1997)

 

PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP

  1. Member, Society for Exploration Geophysist (2002-date) , (0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00)
  2. Member, International Association of Hydrogeologists (2001-date) , (0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00)
  3. Member, International Association for Environmental Hydrology(2004-date) , (0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00)
  4. Member, International Association of Hydrological Sciences

 

AWARDS

  1. International Postgraduate Studies in Water Technologies(IPSWaT). , 2003
  2. Ghana Government Scholarship., 1984

 

ACADEMIC RANKS HELD

  1. Lecturer (2007 - 2014)
  2. Senior Lecturer (2014-date)

 

SUBJECTS TAUGHT

  1. Petroleum Geology
  2. Physical Hydrogeology
  3. Physical Geology
  4. Exploration Geophysics

 

SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH

  1. 10 Postgraduate Project Thesis, (MSc)
  2. 36 Undergraduate Project Works, (BSc)

 

RESEARCH CONDUCTED

  1. Water Resources Assessment and Management in the coastal belt of the Western Region (2008 - date)
  2. Water Quality Assessment in the Central and Western Regions of Ghana (2008 - date)
  3. Using the 2-D Lund Resistivity Imaging system for site selection for the drilling of monioring boreholes on the Hydrogeological Assessment project (HAP) (2007 - 2008)
  4. Groundwater vulnerability mapping in the Tarkwa mining area 

  5. Groundwater quality studies in South West Ashanti of Ghana
  6. Hydrogeological Assessment of an abandoned open pit in Goldfields Ghana  Ltd, Tarkwa
  7. Hydrogeological Assessment of the Chirano area for Gensor Ghana Ltd 
  8. Groundwater Studies using Geophysics in the Voltaian Sedimentary Basin in Ghana 

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

1          Ewusi, A., Asante-Annor, A., Seidu, J., and Fosu-Gyeabour, L.O. (2016), Groundwater Vulnerability Assessment using Drastic Index and GIS in Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Ghana, Ghana Mining Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 21 - 30.

2          Asante-Annor, A. and Ewusi, A. (2016), “Hydrogeological Properties of the Rocks in Adansi Mining Area Ghana”, Ghana Mining Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 31 - 39.

3          Bempah, C.K and Ewusi, A (2016), Heavy metals contamination and human health risk assessment around Obuasi gold mine in Ghana. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (Environ Monit Assess) pp-260-263

4          Bempah, C.K., Voigt, H.J and Ewusi, A (2016), Impact of mining on groundwater quality in SW Ashanti, Ghana: a preliminary study. Journal of Mining & Environment Vol. 7, No.1, 81-95.

5          Ewusi, A., Seidu, J., Asante-Annor, A., Acquah, E. (2015),  Establishing the Driving Forces and Modeling of flooding in the Lafa River Basin, Accra, Ghana.  American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER) Vol. 04, pp-103-111

6          Ewusi, A., Awerjori, G. A., Seidu, J., Asante-Annor, A. (2015), Raw and Treated Water Quality at Dalun Water  Works, Ghana.  International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology 4(07): 1145-1151.

7          Ewusi, A. and Kuma, J. S. Y. (2014), "Groundwater Assessment for Current and Future Water Demand in the Daka Catchment, Northern Region, Ghana", Natural Resources Research, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 355-365

8          Ewusi, A., Obiri-yeboah, S., Voigt, H.J., Asabere S.B. and Bempah C.K. (2013),  Groundwater Quality Assessment for Drinking and Irrigation Purposes in Obuasi Municipality of Ghana, A Preliminary Study, Research Journal of Environmental and Earth Sciences 5(1): 6-17.  

9          Bempah, K, C., Ewusi, A., Obiri-Yeboah, S., Asabere, S.B., Mensah, F., Boateng, J. and Voigt H.J. (2013),  Distribution of Arsenic and Heavy Metals from Mine Tailings dams at Obuasi Municipality of Ghana,  American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER) Vol. 02, pp-61-70

10        Nsiah, J.J and Ewusi, A. (2013), Applicability of Artificial DNA as Tracer in the Environment, Takoradi Polytechnic Journal of Technology Vol. 02, pp-46-60

11        Ewusi, A. and Osei, K.P. (2012), Estimation of Gold Resources Using Single and Triple Channel Sampling - A Comparative Study. International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology 1(4): 1-8.

12        Ewusi, A. and Kuma, J. S. (2011): Calibration of Shallow Borehole Drilling Sites Using the Electrical Resistivity Imaging Technique in the Granitoids of Central Region, Ghana, Natural Resources Research, Vol. 20, No. 1, March 2011, 57-63

13        Ewusi, A., Kuma, J. S. and Voigt, H. J. (2009): Utility of the 2-D Multi- Electrode Resistivity Imaging Technique in Groundwater Exploration in the Voltaian Sedimentary Basin, Northern Ghana, Natural Resources Research, Vol. 18, No. 4, December 2009, 267-275

14        Akudago, J.A., Chegbeleh, L.P., Nishigak, M. and Ewusi, A. (2009): Borehole Drying: A Review of the Situation in the Voltaian Hydrogeological System in Ghana, Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 2009, 3, 153-163

15        Kuma, J.S and Ewusi, A. (2009): Water Resources Issues in Tarkwa Municipality,

Southwest Ghana, Ghana Mining Journal, Vol. 11, pp. 37 – 46.

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

1          Adu-Gyamfi, P., Ewusi, A., Yeboah-Forson A. (2012), Weathering and its influence on regolith mapping in mineral exploration: A case study on the Manso Amenfi Gold Project in the Western Region of Ghana. Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Conference.

2          Ewusi, A. (2012), The Electrokinetic System (EKS): A New Groundwater Geophysical Technique in the Voltaian Sedimentary Basin? 2nd UMaT Biennial Mining and Mineral conference.

3          Ewusi, A. and Kuma, J. S. (2010), Combining the Multielectrode Electrical Resistivity Imaging (MERI) and Electromagnetic (EM) Techniques for borehole siting in the Voltaian Sedimentary Basin. 1st UMaT Biennial Mining and Mineral conference.

4          Ewusi, A. (2008): Hydrogeological Risk Assessment in Mineral Exploration: Risk

Management and Risk Assessment for Environmental Protection in sub-sahara Africa: Fist

Alumni conference of University of Buea, Cameroon and Brandenburg Technical University, Germany at the University of Buea, Cameroon.

5          Ewusi, A. (2008): Case studies of Geophysics in Ghana, Final Status Report Workshop,  Hydrogeological Assessment Project (HAP) in Accra, Ghana.

RECORD OF SERVICE

University Hydrogeologist and Water Supply Engineer (2010-Date)

Training Officer, Department of Geological Engineering (2008-2010)                    

Examinations Officer, Department of Geological Engineering (2012-2014)

Examinations Officer, Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology (2014-Date)

Ag. Head of Department, Safety and Environmental Engineering Department (2016)

Head of Department, Geological Engineering Department (2016-Date)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  1. Director, Hans-Gaby Consult Ltd. (2008 - date)
  2. Consultant, Hydrolog Geoinformatics (2012 - date)
  3. Consultant, EU Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Western and Central Regions (2007 - 2014)
  4. Consultant, Unihydro ltd (2007 - 2016)
  5. Consultant, Hydrofat Groundwater Engineering Consultants (2007 - 2016)
  6. Consultant, Nimba Research and Consulting Ltd., Sierra Leone (2006 -2014)
  7. Assistant Project Manager, Unihydro ltd. (2006 - 2007)
  8. Project Hydrogeologist/Geophysicist, Unihydro Ltd. (2000 - 2006)
  9. Hydrogeologist, Unihydro ltd. (1997 - 2000)