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High-Level manpower Development: An Assessment of the Growth and Academic performance of Nigerian Universities
(University of Lagos, 1977-05)
In an ardent attempt to put their natural resources into better use, develop and developing countries have given a very high priority to the planning and development of high-level manpower since the end of World War II. ...
The Coastal Zone of Lagos in Relation to land Resource Development: A study in Applied Geomorphology
(University of Lagos, 1975-06)
This thesis is written in two parts. part one examines the environmental setting and the theoretical background to the evolution of the landforms in the coastal zones of Lagos, as well as characteristics of the geomorphological ...
Vertical Vibration of Rigid Bodies with Rectangular Bases on Elastic Media
(University of Lagos, 1973-05)
The vibration of rigid bodies with finite rectangular bases of semi-infinite elastic media presents difficult analytical problems which have hitherto not been resolves. The mixed boundary-value problem is completely ...
A Critical Study of Yoruba Written Poetry
(University of Lagos, 1974)
This work is an analytical exposition of Yoruba poetry written in the period 1848 - 1948. The thesis is in three parts. The first part is made up of Chapter one, two and three, deals with preliminaries. In the first Chapter, ...
A Study of Box Girder Behaviour based on Extension and Bending Plate Theories.
(University of Lagos, 1976-11)
The thesis deals with the study of box girder behaviour under load and examines the deplexion and membrane stresses which arise as a consequence of loading. An extensive survey of the existing methods of analyses is carried ...
The Obolo (Andoni) of the Eastern Niger Delta
(University of Lagos, 1977-06)
This work traces the Obolo from earliest beginnings to 1931 when they were effectively brought under the British Colonial administration. It shows that they may have been living in the Niger Delta for some 700 years. Here, ...
The Upgradeing of Privy Methods of Sewage Disposal by the Biodisc Process
(University of Lagos, 1976-10)
This thesis describes studies carried out on the septic tank and the nightsoil conservancy system , the two most widely used methods of sewage disposal in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria.
Seismic Vibration Due to Detonation in Oil Exploration
(University of Lagos, 1973-12)
The present work is concerned with a fundamental social problem which arises on account of the continual detonation of explosive charges during oil exploration.
Generalized Numerical Solution of Mixed Systems of Elliptic and Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations
(University of Lagos, 1972)
Research work principally of Von Neumann; Richard Courant et. al established firmly the use of finite -difference techniques for the solution of linear partial differential equations
The Legal Regime of International Rivers in Africa
(University of Lagos, 1971)
The economic and political environment of international rivers.