Mr. John Kojo Annan

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED

  1. MPhil, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (UMaT, Ghana), 2007
  2. BSc, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (KNUST, Ghana), 2004

 

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED

  1. Memorial University of New Foundland and Labrador, St. John's. Canada (2014 - 2017)
  2. University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana (2010 - 2015)
  3. University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana (2005 - 2007)
  4. Montana Tech of the University of Montana, Butt, USA (2005 - 2005)
  5. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana (2000 - 2004)

 

PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP

  1. Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), (2015 - Date)
  2. Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers, (2015 - Date)

 

AWARDS

  1. Government of Ghana Scholarship, 2005
  2. Government of Ghana Scholarship, 2010

 

ACADEMIC RANKS HELD

  1. Lecturer (2007 - Date)
  2. Demonstrator (2005 - 2007)

 

SUBJECTS TAUGHT

  1. Winders (Electricals)
  2. Synchronous Machines
  3. Computer Applications
  4. Electronics II
  5. Electronics I
  6. Basic Electronics
  7. Applied Electricity

 

SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH

  1. 38 Undergraduate Project Works, (BSc)

 

OTHER PROFESSIONALLY RELATED EXPERIENCE

  1. Course Director, AutoCAD for Engineers Training

 

RESEARCH CONDUCTED

  1. Reliability Assessment of PV/Biomass/Fuel Cell Hybrid Energy System (2014 - Date)
  2. Sensitivity Analysis of Passive Components in Butterworth and    Chebyshev Wave Filters (2005 - 2007)
  3. Design of a Single Phase Multi Purpose Power Supply Unit (2003 - 2004)

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Owusu, K. B., Annan, J. K., Effah, E. and Tweneboah-Koduah, F. K. (2015) "Mitigation of Technical Losses in Ghana’s Transmission Network using Optimal Capacitor Bank Allocation Technique", Global Journal of Researches in Engineering, Volume 15 Issue 2 Version 1.0,  Global Journals Inc., USA.  ISSN: 2249-4596
  2. Annan, J. K., Annan, I. and Owusu, E. K. (2012), “Analysis and Adoption of Realistic Problem Solving Techniques: The Principle of Five Tees”, AWERProcedia Information Technology & Computer Science, Vol. 2. pp 17-21, http://www.world-education-center.org/index.php/P-ITCS/article/view/567/236.
  3. Annan, J. K., Ashong, R. D. and Ahlijah, E. (2012), “Design of a Comprehensive Computer-Based Resistor Companion”, AWERProcedia Information Technology & Computer Science, Vol. 2. pp 22-26, http://www.world-education-center.org/index.php/P-ITCS/article/viewFile/568/237.
  4. Annan, J. K. and Annan, I. (2012), “Analysis and Design of a Capacitor Matrix”,AWERProcedia Information Technology & Computer Science, Vol. 2. pp 27-30, http://www.world-education-center.org/index.php/P-ITCS/article/viewFile/611/238.
  5. Gyansah, L. and Annan, J. K. (2010), "Investigation into the Fatigue Performance of 1045 Steel: Paper 2", European Journal of Technology and Advanced Engineering Research, Issue 1. pp 40-51, http://www.eurojournals.com/ejtaer_1_05.pdf.

 

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

  1. Annan, J. K. and Tweneboah-Koduah, F. K. (2014) “Reduction of Electric Power Transmission Losses: A Case Study of the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo)”, 3rd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 30 July – 2 Aug 2014, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.
  2. Kwesi, E. A. A., Annan, J. K. and Brew, L. (2014) “Oil and Gas Development in Ghana– emerging impacts”, 3rd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 30 July – 2 Aug 2014, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.
  3. Annan, J. K., Ahlijah, E. and Ashong, R. D. (2014) “Design of an Effective Institutional Information Dissemination Platform: A Case Study at UMaT”, 3rd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 30 July – 2 Aug 2014, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.
  4. Kwesi, E. A. A., Annan, J. K. and Aduah, M. S. (2012) “Disease Control and Prevention in the Oil and Gas Regions of Ghana – The Role of the Oil and Gas Companies and the  Land Surveyor”, Conference on Land Surveying Issues and Challenges in Ghana: Get it Right, Use the Professional Land Surveyor, 18 – 21 Aug 2012, Gimpa, Accra
  5. Annan, J. K. and Mohammed, O. (2012), “On the Issue of Speed and Safety in Motor Rewinding: A Case Study at AGA, Obuasi”, 2nd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 1 –4 Aug 2012, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.
  6. Annan, I., Annan, J. K. and Sarfo-Opoku, E. (2012), “Waste Tracking and Management System”, 2nd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 1 –4 Aug 2012, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.
  7. Annan, J. K. and Kwesi, E. A. A. (2012), “Feasibility Analysis of the Newly Created One-Way Traffic at Market Circle, Tarkwa”, 2nd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, 1 –4 Aug 2012, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana.

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RECORD OF SERVICE

  1. Faculty Examinations Officer (Jan 2013 – Jul 2014)
  2. Member, Faculty Board (Faculty of Engineering) (Jan 2013 – Jul 2014)
  3. Member, Academic Board (Jan 2013 – Jul 2014)
  4. Member, Committee on Examination Results & Formatting (Oct 2013 – Jan 2014)
  5. Member, Departmental Board - Electrical and Electronic Engineering (2007 – date)
  6. Member, Board of Postgraduate Studies (2009 - 2010)
  7. Departmental Examinations Officer (2008 – 2010)