Dr. Eric Neebo Wiah

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED
  1. PhD (Mathematics), 2015

  2. MPhil (Mathematics), 2010

  3. BSc (Mathematics), 2007

 
INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
  1. University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana. (2012 - 2015)

  2. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. (2008 - 2010)

  3. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. (2003 - 2007)

  4. Adisadel College, Cape coast, Ghana. (1999 - 2001)

 
PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP
  1. Member-International Association of Engineers (IAENG), (March 2012 - Date)

  2. Member-University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), (2011 - Date)

  3. Member-National Institute of Mathematical Sciences (NIMS), (2009 - Date)

  4. Member-The Mathematical Association of Ghana (MAG), (2015 - Date)

 
AWARDS
  1. 9th Pan African Congress of Mathematicians (PACOM 2017), the Faculty of Sciences, Mohammed V University in Rabat, Morocco. 3rd – 7th July 2017.

  2. Indian Ocean African Island Operational NWP and EWS Workshop, Seychelles. 22nd – 26th February 2016. 

  3. DST/NRT Centre of Excellence in Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis Sponsorship for participation in the Clinic on the meaningful Modelling of Epidemiological Data. Muizenberg, Cape Town, RSA., 2011.

  4. UMaT, Ghana, Staff Development Fund to pursue PhD at UMaT, Ghana (2012 - 2015).

 
ACADEMIC RANKS HELD
  1. Lecturer (Jan. 2015 - date)

  2. Assistant Lecturer (July 2011 - Jan. 2015)

  3. Teaching Assistant (2007 - 2008)

 
SUBJECTS TAUGHT (UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL)
  1. EL/MC/CE 169 Linear Algebra (2011 - 2013)

  2. MA 275 Numerical Methods (2011 to Date)

  3. GM 174 Solid Geometry (2011 - 2013)

  4. MA 276 Numerical Methods for Scientific Computing (2011 - 2013)

  5. MA 377 Numerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations (2013 - Date)

  6. MA 376 Optimisation Techniques (2013 - Date)

  7. MA 481 Computer Appreciation (2013 - Date)

  8. MA 478 Programming in C++ and Java (2013 - Date)

  9. GL 122 Statistics and Probability (2015)

SUBJECTS TAUGHT (GRADUATE LEVEL)

  1. MA 510 Optimisation Models in Economics and Finance (2014)

  2. MA 517 Numerical Methods for Linear & Nonlinear Equations (2012)

  3. MA 521 Computational Methods in Optimisation (2014)

  4. MA 523 Statistical Inference (2015)

  5. MA 527 Multivariate Analysis (2015)

SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH

  1. 13 Undergraduate Project Works, (BSc)

 
 
 
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
  1. Wiah, E. N., and Twumasi-Ankrah, S. (2017), “Impact of Climate Change on Cocoa Yield in Ghana Using Vector Autoregressive Model”, Ghana Journal of Technology, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 32 - 39.
  2. Twumasi-Ankrah, S. and Wiah, E. N., (2016), “Testing for Long-Run Relation between Economic Growth and Export Earnings of Cocoa in Ghana using Co-Integration Techniques”, Ghana Mining Journal, pp. 89 – 95.

  3. Wiah, E. N., Makinde, O. D., Adetunde, I. A. (2015), “A Fractional-Order HBV Infection Model with Constant Vaccination Strategy”, Commun. Math. Biol. Neurosci., 27, pp. 1 – 21.

  4. Wiah, E. N., Makinde, O. D., Adetunde, I. A. (2015), “Optimal Control of Hepatitis B Virus Disease in a Population with Infected Immigrants”, Eng. Math. Let., 8, pp. 1 – 26.

  5. Otoo, H., Wiah, E. N., Nabubie, I. B., Ahialekedzi, I. K. (2015), “Determining and Forecasting the Trend of Incidents at a Mining Company in Tarkwa”, International Journal of Statistics, Vol.39, No. 1, pp. 1121-1130.

  6. Wiah, E. N., Otoo, H. Nabubie, I. B., Mohammed, H. R. (2014). “Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos in HIV/AIDS Epidemic Model with Treatment”, Applied Mathematics, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 86-96.

  7. Wiah, E. N., Katara, S. and Danso-Addo, E. (2013), "Control of Parasitic Diseases in Cocoa Using Time Series Analysis.", International Journal of Sciences., Vol. 2, Issue Feb 2013, pp. 37- 42.

  8. Wiah, E. N., Adetunde, I. A. and Brew, L. (2012), "Mathematical Modeling of the Interaction of Hepatitis B Virus with the Immune System Including the Effect of Therapy", International Journal of Modern Mathematical Sciences, 1, 2, 53-72

  9. Brew, L. and Wiah, E. N. (2012), "An Assessment of the Efficiency in the Collection of Value Added Tax Revenue in Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality (Ghana) Using Time Series Model", British Journal of Arts and Social Sciences, Vol. 6, No. 2, 140-150

  10. Wiah, E. N. and Adetunde, I. A. (2011), "Modeling the Transmission and Progression of Rabies in Ghana. (A Case Study of Jirapa District).", Inter. J Curr. Trends Sci Tech., 2, 2, 69-78

  11. Wiah, E. N. and Adetunde, I. A. (2011), "The Effects of Price on the Dynamics of Overexploitation of Fishery in Ghana.", Inter J Curr Trends Sci Tech, 2, 3, 131-139

  12. Wiah, E. N., Dontwi, I. K. and Adetunde, I. A. (2011), "Using Mathematical Model to depict the Immune Response to Hepatitis B Virus Infection.", Journal of Mathematics Research, Vol. 3, No. 2, 157-167

  13. Wiah, E. N., and Adetunde, I. A. (2010), "A Mathematical Model of Cerebrospinal Meningitis Epidemic: (A Case Study for Jirapa District, Ghana).", KMITL Sci. Tech. Journal, Vol. 10, No. 2, 63-73.

 
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
  1. S. T. Appiah, E. N. Wiah, L. Brew and F. Kwateng (2012), "Comparative Study of Mathematical Models for Population Projection", 2nd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral Conference, pp 32-33

  2. E. Anyimiah, A. I. Adetunde and E. N. Wiah (2012), "Use of Statistical Models for Probabilistic Forecasting of Rainfall and Temperature in Tarkwa", 2nd UMaT Biennial International Mining and Mineral conference, pp 36-37

  3. E. N. Wiah (2011), "Using mathematical model to depict the immune response to Hepatitis B virus infection", Clinic on the meaningful Modelling of Epidemiological Data. Muizenberg, Cape Town, RSA., pp 25-26

 
 
 
RECORD OF SERVICE
  1. Member, Committee for Programme Structures and Course Syllabi of BSc. Financial Mathematics and BSc. Data Science (20 March 2017).

  2. Member, Committee for Proposed BSc. Programme in Aerospace Engineering (9 March 2017).

  3. Member, Committee for Organising Mineral Commission Training Programme, UMaT, Tarkwa (June 2016).

  4. Member, Faculty Board Representative for Mathematics Department, Faculty of Engineering, UMaT, Tarkwa (Jan. 2016).

  5. Vice President, University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), UMaT, Tarkwa (Sep. 2015 - date).

  6. Member, Committee on Correction of All Examination Results, UMaT, Tarkwa (Aug. 2015).

  7. Member, Committee to Reaccreditation of Mathematics Department Programme (March 2015).

  8. Member, Information and Registration Sub- Committee during UMaT 2nd Biennial International Conference on Mining and Mineral Processing, 1st – 4th August 2012, Tarkwa, Ghana.

  9. Member, Committee to Review the MSc Programme of Mathematics Department (March 2014).

  10. Member, Committee on Modeling Examination Scores, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa (Sept. 2013).

  11. Examinations Officer, Mathematics Department (August 2012 - August 2014)

  12. Academic Tutor (2011 - Date)