Ibiye Iyalla
First Name: Ibiye
Surname: Iyalla
Position: Programme Leader - Subsea Engineering
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 262386

Professional Body Membership

  • CEng
  • MIMechE
  • SPE (Faculty Sponsor RGU Student Chapter)

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Classroom and online teaching for MSc Energy courses
  • Classroom teaching for undergraduate module (Introduction to Electrical Engineering)
  • Short course delivery for corporate clients
  • Lecture material development
  • Module coordination
  • Course leadership (MSc Subsea Engineering)

Academic Background

  • Higher Education Learning & Teaching 30credits
  • MSc Oil & Gas Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Research Interests / Professional Background 

Computational Fluid Dynamics Modelling of Subsea Pipeline On-Bottom Stability

Teaching Interests

Facilities Engineering, Advanced Completions & Subsea Systems, Subsea Systems, Pipelines & Processing, Introduction to Subsea Engineering

Key Publications

  1. Saidu Mamman,Jesse A Andrawus and Ibiye Iyalla. Improving Reliability of Subsea Valves. Nigeria Annual International Conference and Exhibition, 2009 August 3-5.Abuja: Society of Petroleum Engineers, 128347-MS.
  2. I Iyalla, K Umah and M Hossain. Computational Fluid Dynamics Modelling of Pipe-Soil Interaction in Current. Proceedings of the IAENG World Congress on Engineering. 2010 June 30- August 2. London: IAENG,2010. Vol II p.1539-1543.
  3. Ibiye Iyalla, Mamdud Hossain and Jesse Andrawus. Calculating Hydrodynamic Loads on Pipelines and Risers: Practical Alternative to Morison's Equation. Proceedings of the 3rdInternational Conference of Engineering Research and Development (ICERD). 2010 September 7-9. Benin. ICERD10101.
  4. Iyalla I, Hossain M, Andrawus J. Calculating hydrodynamic loads in pipelines and risers:practical alternative to Morison's equation. Advanced Materials Research. 2012; 367.