David Dodoo-Arhin


David Dodoo-Arhin

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
School of Engineering Sciences
Off Annie Jiaggie Road
University of Ghana, Legon-Accra, Ghana


Brief biography

David Dodoo-Arhin is an Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Ghana, Legon-Accra Ghana. He was the Head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, from 2014 to 2016 and Ag. Director of the Institute of Applied Science and Technology (IAST) from August 2016 to December 2016. He was the host of the 2nd Knowledge Exchange for Young Scientist meeting in 2016. His research interest includes valorization of local ceramic and biomass resources for low-cost building applications and nanostructured materials. He has been involved in the “Adaptation of systemic infrastructural concrete structures to environmental challenges and risks (INFRACOST)” project in collaboration with Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM) and MC Bauchemie- Berlin, Germany since 2017. He is also involved in the Pan African Crystallographic and the African Light Source projects.