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Dr. William Akotam Agangiba

waakotam@umat.edu.gh


Position

Head of Department

Department

Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interest

Web technologies, high level programming, Data Analytics, Logic of Computer Science




Dr William Akotam Agangiba began his career at the University of Mines and Technology in 2010 as a National Service person. Upon completion, he was appointed an assistant lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in 2011. He is now a senior lecturer in the same Department. 

He holds a PhD in Computer Science from UMaT and MSc and BSc degrees in Information Systems and Technologies from Tver State Technical University (Tver, Russia). He has several publications in international journals and conferences to his credit.  His research interest is in Data Analytics, Web and Mobile Technologies, Artificial Intelligence and logic (Fuzzy Logic, Propositional Logic and First Order Logic).  He is a Professional Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE) and a Professional Member of the Association of Computing Machines (ACM).  He is also a member of the International Association of Engineers. He is also a Big Data Specialist with IBM BigInsights

2019
PhD
University of Mines and Technology
2010
MSc. Information Systems and Technologies
Tver State Technical University, Russia
2009
BSc. Information Systems and Technologies, Tver State Technical University, Russia
Tver State Technical University, Russia
2002
SSSCE
Achimota Senior Secondary School






2014--2019
University of Mines and Technology
2004--2010
Tver State Technical University, Tver State Technical University, Russia
2000--2002
Achimota Senior Secondary School
2019--Now
International Association of Engineers
2011--Now
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE)
2010
- Award of ''Leading Character'' of Tver State Technical University.
2010
- Award for good academic progress and industrious orientation to learning, Tver State Technical University
2010
- Award for active social work and participation in the life of the International Academic Cooperation Faculty and the Tver State Technical University as a whole.
2019--Now
Senior Lecturer
2014--2019
Lecturer
2011--2014
Assistant Lecturer
  1. Agangiba, W. A. and Agangiba, M. (2019), "“Assessing the Impact of Socio-economic HIV Driving Factors in Ghana: Rural Versus Urban”,", Ghana Journal of Technology,, Vol. 3, No. 2, , pp. 42 - 50.

  2. Deho, O. B. and Agangiba, W. A. (2019), " “Sentiment Analysis with Word Embedding: The Case of Double-track Education System in Ghana”,", Ghana Journal of Technology,, Vol. 3, No. 2, , pp. 51 - 57.

  3. gangiba, M. and Agangiba, W. A. (2019), "“Evaluation of Accessibility for the Visually Impaired: The Case of Higher Education Institutions' Websites in Ghana”,", Ghana Journal of Technology,, Vol. 3, No. 2, , pp. 58 - 64.

  4. William Akotam Agangiba and Millicent Akotam Agangiba (2013), "E-governance Justified", International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, Volume 4 Issue 2, 223-225

  5. Agangiba, W. A. and Agangiba, M. (2013), " “Mobile Solution for Metropolitan Crime Detection and Reporting”, ", Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences, , Vol. 4, No. 12, , pp. 916-921

  6. Agangiba, W.A, Kontoh, M.S and Ansah, A.K. (2013), " “E-governance public key infrastructure (PKI) model”, ", International Journal of Electronic Governance,, Vol. 6, No. 2,, pp. 133-142

  1. Deho, B. O, Agangiba, W. A., Aryeh, F.L and Ansah, J.A. (2018), ""Sentiment Analysis with Word Embedding," ", 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Adaptive Science & Technology (ICAST), Accra,, pp. 1-4.
  2. Odjidja, E., Kabanda, S., Agangiba, W. and Annan, R. (2018), "“Wireless Voip Implementation Using Asterisk Pbx And Open Source Softphone”.", In: TREE 2018 - EAI International Conference on Technology, R&D, Education and Economy for Africa, Abijan,, pp.1-9.
  3. Agangiba, M.A., Nketiah, E.B. and Agangiba W.A. (2017), "September. Web Accessibility for the Visually Impaired: A Case of Higher Education Institutions’ Websites in Ghana.", In International Conference on Web-Based Learning , (pp. 147-153).
  4. - Ansah, Albert K., Kwantwi Thomas and Agangiba, Akotam W. (2011), "International Conference of Wireless Networks", IAENG (WCE 2011), ISSN: 2078-0966 (Online), ISSN: 2078-0958 (Print)
  5. - Ansah, Albert K.,Kwantwi Thomas and Akotam, Agangiba, W. (2011), "International Conference on Wireless Communications", IASTED (WC 2011), June 1-3, 2011, Vancouver, ISBN: 978-0-88986-873
Oct. 2012--Jan. 2013
- Acting Examinations Officer, Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
Jul. 2012--Aug. 2010
- Member, Registration and Information Sub-Committee, 2nd Biennial UMaT International Mining and Mineral Conference.
2011--2011
- Member, Departmental Committee on Review of Course Structure, Computer Science and Engineering Department, UMaT, Tarkwa.
- CE 267-Data structures and algorithms.
- CE 174-CE 174 Programming in C/C++
- CE 373-Object oriented programming in C++
- CE 364-Logic of computer science
- CE 372-Artificial intelligence
- EL 507 (SPS)- Intelligent Systems in Manufacturing
- EL 262 (SPS)-Computer Applications (C++)