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Dr. Effiong Okokon Obisung




Senior Lecturer


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About Dr. Effiong Okokon Obisung

Dr. Effiong Okokon Obisung is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Physics, Faculty of Physical Sciences (FPS), University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. Dr. Obisung joined the workforce of the University on 23rd August, 1976 as Science Laboratory Assistant in the then Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calabar, Calabar. He rose from this position through regular promotions to the rank of Assistant Chief Technologist in 2002. In September, 2004 Dr Obisung was converted and transferred to Physics Department as Assistant Lecturer, and rose from there to Senior Lecturer in October 2016, the position he is still occupying till date. Dr. Obisung is married and blessed with children. Dr. Obisung studied Applied/Engineering Physics in the Department of Physics, University of Calabar, Calabar. His major areas of study and research interests include: acoustics (Environmental/ Engineering Acoustics), electrical/ electronic systems, telecommunications, electromagnetism, microwave systems, control & instrumentation systems, environmental science /engineering, environmental noise pollution studies and semiconductor studies, among other related areas.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCMethodist Primary School, Odobo, Okobo, Oron19611970
WASCEastern Nsit Secondary School, Odot, Akwa Ibom State19711975
Science Lab. Tech. Part 1 Cert (OND)Unical, Calabar/ Institute of Science lab. Technology, London19771980
Science Lab. Tech. Part II Cert. (ï‚» HND) (Physics / Electronics)Unical, Calabar/ Institute of Science Lab. Tech, London19801982
Dip CScDiploma in computer Science, Unical Calabar19901992
PGD (Physics)Graduate Diploma in Applied Physics Unical; Calabar 19961997
B. Ed (Hons)Continuing Education & Communication Development Studies, Unical; Calabar19972000
M.ScApplied/ Engineering Physics, Unical, Calabar20002003
Ph.DEngineering Physics, Unical; Calabar.20062014

S/N Publication
Obisung, E. O., & Faithpraise, E. O., (2019), Investigation and analysis of major causes of sensorineural hearing loss in some parts of Nigeria. International Journal of Advanced Biotechnology and Research (IJABR) India. 10(31), 96-104.
Faithpraise, F. O., Obisung, E. O., & Offiong, J., (2019), The design and use of dual modules system for domestic animal, monitoring (DMS). International Journal of Environmental Science Education (IJESE) ISSN 1306 -3065, 14(5), 311-323.
Ekott, E. E., Bassey, D. E., & Obisung, E. O., (2018), Modeling the relation between noise levels and distance from a 500KVA power generator. World Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 10 (1B), 124 – 130
Faithpriase, F. O., Obisung, E. O., Peter, A. E., & Chatwin, C. R., (2018), Attitudinal change: A major therapy for non-technical losses in the Nigerian power sector. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. International Journal of Electrical and computer Engineering. 12(12), 33-45
Faithpraise, F. O., Obisung, E. O., Asiya, E. A., Ilori, O. A., & Chatwin, C. R., (2018b), An automated fraud elimination via electrical signal monitoring and recording device (AFEESMR). Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETRAS), 9(3), 99-104.
Obisung, E. O., Onuu, M. U., & Akpan, A. O., (2018), Modeling and Prediction of Road Transportation Noise Pollution in Some Capital Cities in Eastern Nigeria by Use of Artificial Neural. International Journal of Innovative Research and Development (IJIRD), U. K.
Obisung, E. O., Faithpraise, F. O., & Usibe, B. E., (2018), Psycho-social survey of the influence of road transportation noise induced sleep disturbance on socio-beahviour as health of residents of some capital citries in Eastern Nigeria. International Academy of Engineering and Medical Research (IAEMR) 3( 6).
Egbugha, M. C., Obisung, E. O. & Egbugha, A. C., (2016), Building Acoustic: Measurement and Analysis of sound levels in New Arts Theatre, Faculty of Arts Auditorium and University of Calabar Conference Hall. Innovation systems Design and Engineering (ISDE). International Institute for science, Technology and Education (IISTE), New York, U. S. 7(4).
Obisung, E. O., Onuu, M. U., Menkiti, A. I., & Akpan, A. O., (2015), Road Traffic Noise- Induced Sleep Disturbance in Some Cities in Eastern Nigeria. British Journal of Applied Science and Technology (BJAST), U. K. 12(4), 1-15
Obisung, E. O., Onuu, M. U., & Menkiti, A. I., (2013), Human Auditory Communication Disturbances Due to Road Traffic Noise Pollution in Calabar City, Nigeria. International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA), U. K. 6 ( (part III)
Obisung, E. O., Akpan, A. O., & Asuquo, U. E., (2013), Aircraft noise nuisance in Nigeria: A social and acoustic survey. International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA), U. K. 680-692
Akpan, A. O., Obisung, E. O., Asuquo, U. E., (2012), Aircraft Noise and Quality of Life of Community Residents around Port Harcourt International Airport, South- South Nigeria, 29 – 37. Journal of Environment and Earth Science (JEES), International Institute for Science, Technology and Education (IISTE), New York, USA, 2( 11), 8- 12
Akpan, A. O., Obisung, E. O., & Asuquo, U. E., (2012), Dose- Effect Relationship on Annoyance and Sleep Disturbance Due to Industrial and Aircraft Noise in Calabar, Cross River State, South- South Nigeria. Innovative System Design and Engineering (ISDE), International Institute for Science, Technology and Education (IISTE), New York, USA; 3 (11)
Asuquo, U. E., Obisung, E. O., & Faithpriase, F. O., (2010), Sound absorbing properties of different density of local acoustic materials Educational Research, U. K. 11 (2) 039-041
Obisung, E. O., Onnu, M. U., & Menkiti, A. I., (2008), A Comparative study of community responses to aircraft noise at Port Harcourt and Murtala Muhammed International Airports, Nigeria. African Journal of Environmental Pollution and Health AJEPH/07/06-38, 43-51.
Obisung, E. O., Onnu, M. U. & Menkiti, A. I., (2007), Aircraft Noise Levels and spectra of aircraft noise and people’s reactions in some Nigerian cities. Nigerian Journal of Physics, 19(2), 223-236.
Akpan, A. O., Onnu, M. U. & Obisung, E. O., (2006), Industrial and Aircraft noise: A Comparative study of Impact on Workers and Community Residents in Parts of Cross River State, Nigeria. Giants of Academia, University of Yaounde Press, Cameroon, 3, 1-10.
Obisung, E. O., Akpan, A. O., & Davies- Ekpo, C. S., (2005), Measurement and Analysis of Aircraft noise and its impact on people around some Nigerian Aircrafts. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 11, 433-438.
Onuu, M. U., & Obisung, E. O., (2005), Airport Acoustics: Aircraft Noise Distribution and Modelling of Some Aircraft Parameters. Nigeria Journal of Physics, 17, 177-180.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Nigerian Institute of Physics Annual Conference, Obafemi Awolowo, University Ile-Ife2011-10-112011-10-18
Capacity Building workshop for Academic staff – Quality Teaching for quality Learning in Higher Education2013-02-122013-02-13
The 6th International conference on capacity building for National sustainable Development / Exhibition (CBNSD 2018)An automated Fraud Elimination via Electrical Signal Monitoring and Recording Device (AFEESMR2018-08-292018-08-31
Unical FPS Conference 2019: Nigeria Conference on Physical Sciences) Use of transmission loss (TL), absorption coefficient ( ), reverberation time (TR) and transmission coefficient ( ), applying reverberation room method, for assessment and evaluation of acoustic quality of some residential buildings in Calabar City, Nigeria.2019-08-202019-08-22