E. Okotete

M. Sc. Eloho Okotete

Research interests

  • Linear Elastic Fracture Mechanics at small length scales
  • Interface fracture Mechanics 
  • High temperature nano/-micromechanics of materials
  • Finite element methods


05/2020 - present: PhD student at the Institute of Applied materials – Mechanics of Materials and Interfaces (IAM-MMI), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe
02/2019 - 04/2020: Doctoral candidate at International Max Planck Research School for Interface Controlled Materials for Energy Conversion (IMPRS – SurMat), Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE), Düsseldorf
01/2015 - 08/2016: M.Eng. (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering), Federal University of Technology, Akure
08/2007 - 07/2011: B.Sc. (Mineral Engineering), University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa

Awards and Scholarships

  • International Max-Planck research school (IMPRS-SurMat) Scholarship, 2019
  • Niger Delta Development Commision, Govt. of. Nigeria, 2014


  • Nanobrücken, Düsseldorf, Germany. (2020)