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Dr. Oyekola Oyekole
Research affiliate
Center for Research Affiliates
Physical location: IN, USA
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Education:
  • Ph.D., Applied & Computational Mathematics & Statistics, University of Notre Dame, 2020
  • M.Sc., Applied & Computational Mathematics & Statistics, University of Notre Dame, 2017
Dr. Oyekole, a native of Nigeria, has recently successfully completed doctoral program at the University of Notre Dame (IN, USA) and is about to begin his postdoctoral journey. His research interests broadly cover multiple areas of mathematics and physics including numerical methods for partial differential equations, finite element methods, multiphysics, fluid-structure interactions, partitioned schemes, elasticity, and scientific computing. Prior to his academic journey, Dr. Oyekole accumulated 7 years of industrial experience, filling roles from software developer in Africa-wide Internet Service Provider and elevating to Chief Technical Officer at a start-up software company.

In addition to his excellent research skills, Dr. Oyekole demonstrated his commitment to diversity and advocacy for student's rights. Specifically, he was a co-vice president of Graduate Student Union, president of Black Graduate Student Association, secretary of Latino/a Graduate Association at Notre Dame, and vice president of Society for Industrial & Applied Math Chapter at Notre Dame.