© 2015 Sarah E. Rich

Michael Oluwatosin Bodunrin

RISE Degree 

PhD in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

RISE Network(s) 
Current Position 

AESA-RISE Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Lecturer II at the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Nigeria


Hot deformation and corrosion behavior of low-cost (alpha + beta) titanium alloys

Special Accomplishments 

AMSEN Representative at the Next Einstein Forum Global Gathering 2016

University of the Witwatersrand Travel Grant to Attend 2015 African Materials Research Society (AMRS) Conference, Accra, Ghana


Sekoai PT, Awosusi AA, Yoro KO, Singo M, Oloye O, Ayeni AO, Bodunrin MO, Daramola MO. 2017. Microbial cell immobilization in biohydrogen production: a short overview. Crit. Rev. Biotechnol., pp. 1–15

Maepa M, Bodunrin MO, Burman NW, Croft J, Engelbrecht S, et. al. 2017. Review: Life cycle assessments in Nigeria, Ghana, and Ivory Coast. Int. J. Life Cycle Assess., pp. 1–6

Alaneme KK, Bodunrin MO. 2017. Self-healing using metallic material systems – A review. Appl. Mater. Today. 6:9–15

Alaneme KK, Eze HI, Bodunrin MO. 2016. Processing, microstructure and mechanical behaviour of aluminium matrix hybrid composites reinforced with groundnut shell ash and silicon carbide. King Saud J. Eng. Elsevier.

Bodunrin MO, Alaneme KK, Chown LH. 2015. Aluminium matrix hybrid composites: a review of reinforcement philosophies; mechanical, corrosion and tribological characteristics. J. Mater. Res. Technol. 4(4):434–45

Alaneme KK, Fatunwasel BA, Omotoyinbo JA, Borode JO, Bodunrin MO. 2015. Corrosion and wear behavior of stir-cast aluminium-based hybrid composites reinforced with silicon carbide and corn cob ash. African Corros. J. 1(2):3–8

Alaneme KK, Eze HI, Bodunrin MO. 2015. Corrosion behaviour of groundnut shell ash and silicon carbide hybrid reinforced Al-Mg-Si alloy matrix composites in 3.5% NaCl and 0.3M H2So4 solutions. Leonardo Electron. J. Pract. Technol. 26:129–46

Alaneme KK, Bodunrin MO, Olusegun SJ. Corrosion behaviour of cold deformed and solution heat treated alumina reinforced aluminium matrix composites in 0.3m H2SO4 solution. 105–10

Alaneme KK, Olubambi PA, Afolabi AS, Bodunrin MO. 2014. Corrosion and tribological studies of bamboo leaf ash and alumina reinforced Al-Mg-Si alloy matrix hybrid composites in chloride medium. Int. J. Electrochem. Sci. 9(10):5663–74

Balogun O, Borode J, Alaneme K, Bodunrin M. 2014. Corrosion behaviour of alpha phase aluminium bronze alloy in selected environments. Leonardo Electron. J. Pract. Technol. 24:113–25

Babalola BJ, Folorunso DO, Bodunrin MO, Balogun OP. 2014. Property evaluation of Igbara-Odo clay for refractories. Int. J. Eng. Tech. Res. 2(1):79–82

Babalola BJ, Bodunrin MO, Borode JO, Alaneme KK. 2013. Corrosion characteristics of as-cast aluminium bronze alloy in selected aggressive media. J. Miner. Mater. Charact. Eng. 1:245–249

Olusegun SJ, Adeiza BA, Ikeke KI, Bodunrin MO. 2013. Jatropha curcas leaves extract as corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in 1M hydrochloric acid. J. Emerg. Trends Eng. Appl. Sci. 4(1):138–43

Alaneme KK, Ademilua BO, Bodunrin MO. 2013. Mechanical properties and corrosion behaviour of aluminium hybrid composites reinforced with silicon carbide and bamboo leaf ash. Tribol. Ind. 35(1):25–35

Alaneme KK, Bodunrin MO, Casting S. 2013. 6063 metal matrix composites developed by two step – stir casting process. Acta Technica Corviniensis- Bulletin of Engineering 6(3):105–10

Alaneme KK, Bodunrin MO. 2011. Corrosion behavior of alumina reinforced aluminium (6063) metal matrix composites. J. Miner. Mater. Charact. Eng. 10(12):1153–65

Alaneme KK, Olanrewaju SO, Bodunrin MO. 2011. Development and performance evaluation of a diesel-fired salt bath furnace. Int. J. Mech. Mater. Eng. 6(1):67–74

Bodunrin MO, Alaneme KK, Olusegun SJ. 2011. Influence of thermomechanical processing on the corrosion behaviour of aluminium (6063)-SiC p composites in NaCl and H2So4 environment. Sci. J. Ubon Ratchathani Univ. 2(2):17–25

Completed Degree 
December 2018