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Balogun Oluwatimilehin Benjamin Dr., Department of Geosciences

Area(s) of Specialization/Research Interests

Applied Geophysics


Qualifications: B. Tech, M. Sc. and Ph.D. Applied Geophysics; Area of Specialisation: Applied Geophysics; Areas of Interest: Potential field methods, Crust and mantle dynamics, Earthquake seismology, Numerical simulation/modelling, DSP (Seismic wavelet analysis, spectral decomposition).

Academic Credentials

B. Tech. (2011), M. Sc. (2015), Ph.D. (2020)

Professional Association

Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE) Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS) Council of Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG)


1 Balogun, O.B. and Osazuwa, I. B. (2022): The Gravity Field and Gravity Data Reduction across the Continental Nigeria Landmass. Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 178 Springer BV. (Accepted)
2 Balogun O.B. (2022). Geological Preconstruction Assessment of the Proposed Site for Lafiya Housing Estate, Jigawa State, Nigeria from Aeromagnetic Data. Results in Geophysical Sciences, Vol. 9 (1), 1-13 Elsevier BV.
3 Ayolabi, E.A., Balogun, O.B., Okunubi, M.O. and Akinwale, R.P. (2021). Preliminary Evaluation of Geothermal Energy Potential in Western Part of Dahomey Basin, Southwestern Nigeria. In NSG2021 2nd Conference on Geophysics for Infrastructure Planning, Monitoring and BIM (Vol. 2021, No. 1, pp. 1-6). European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers (EAGE).
4 Balogun, O.B. and Akintokewa, O.C. (2020): Analysis and Interpretation of Regional-Scaled Gravity Measurements in the Central Equatorial Atlantic Region of Africa. Rudarsko-Geolosko-Naftni Zbornik, 38(1), 81-99.
5 Balogun O.B. (2019). Tectonic and Structural Analyses of the Migmatite-Gneiss-Quartzite Complex of Ilorin Area from Aeromagnetic Data. NRIAG Journal of Astronomy and Geophysics, 8(1), 22-33. Taylor and Francis UK.
6 Balogun O.B. (2019). Preliminary Interpretation of Isostatic Residual Gravity Anomalies within the Central Portion of the Equatorial Atlantic African Region. Springer Nature Applied Sciences, 1:495. Springer Switzerland.
7 Balogun O.B. and Ojo S.B. (2016). Tectonic Processes in the Central Portion of the Equatorial Atlantic African Region Derived from Mantle Density Analysis. Nigerian Journal of Mining and Geology, 52(2), 201-215.
8 Balogun, O.B., Ojo, S.B. and Olorunfemi, M.O. (2016). Characterisation of Tectonic Lineaments in the Central Equatorial Atlantic Region of Africa from Bouguer Anomaly Gravity Data. Ife Journal of Science, 18 (4), 1041-1057. www.ajol.info/index.php/ijs/ article/view/156137