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Mr Kingsley Amadi



Kingsley Amadi is a PhD research student at the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences (CEMPS) at the University of Exeter, under the project entitled "Autonomous Downhole Drilling Systems: He joined Dr. Yang Liu’s research group after twelve years of industry experience in various drilling engineering and operations management roles. He graduated from the Robert Gordon University Aberdeen UK and University of PortHarcourt Nigeria, with M.Sc in Drilling and Well Engineering  and B.Eng. in Petroleum Engineering respectively.   His PhD research work focuses on modelling, experimental verification and optimal control system design of Autonomous Downhole Drilling system to optimize penetration rate and suppress stick-slip and other drilling dysfunction.