If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal Statement

I am currently in the third year of my PhD in the Centre for Dynamic Intelligent Communication of Electronic and Electrical Engineering Department at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom. I am currently investigating the development of security within the Industrial Internet of Things and Sensor Networks. Hope to provide real-world results in emerging NB-IoT and power utility networks for industrial applications. 



Research Interests

My main research interest is the security and privacy of the emerging Internet of Things; Sensor Networks; Telecommunication Networks; Smart Grid and Digital Signal Processing. I am also interested in Incidence Response and Situation Awareness.

I am on the lookout to collaborate with companies and research/academic institutions.  

Assistant Research and Development Engineer - Communication and Systems Integration, Power Network Demonstration Centre (PNDC)

Teaching Interests

University of Strathclyde – Teaching Assistant (2018 → Date)

  • EE/EM 271 - Electronic and Electrical Techniques and Design 2 - 2018/2019
  • EE 269 – Electrical and Electronic Principles - 2018/2019
  • EE108/19260 Electrical Circuits - 2019/2020
  • EE269 Electronic & Electrical Principles II - 2019/2020

Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo State, Nigeria - Lecturer II (January 2017 → Date) 

  • The teaching of Computer Science courses
  • Student project supervision
  • Industrial placement supervision
  • Teaching practise supervision
  • Teaching administrative responsibilities

* Study leave from 2017  → Date

Federal College of Education (Technical), Rivers State, Nigeria - Assistant Lecturer → Lecturer III (September 2013 → January 2017)

  • Degree courses 
  • NCE courses 
  • Degree projects supervision
  • NCE project supervision
  • Industrial placement supervision 

Academic / Professional qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom (December 2017 → Date)
  • Master of Science, Communication, Control and Digital Signal Processing, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow United Kingdom (Sept. 2015 → Nov. 2016)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Department of Education, Federal College of Education (Technical), Rivers State, Nigeria (July 2013 → September 2014)
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Electronic Engineering, the University of Nigeria (August 2006 → July 2011)
  • NABTEB, Government Science and Technical College, Abuja, Nigeria (2001 → 2004)

Current member of the following professional bodies:

  • Associate Fellow Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) – 2020
  • Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) – 2018
  • Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) – 2017
  • Nigerian Association of Teachers of Technology (NATT) - 2018
  • Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) – 2018
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) – 2015
  • Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM) – 2013

Expertise & Capabilities

Volunteering/Other Experience

  • African Challenge Scotland – Project Coordinator (September 2015 → Date)

University of Strathclyde

  • Faculty of Engineering Postgraduate Taught Rep. (September 2015 → September 2016)
  • Faculty of Engineering Postgraduate Research Rep. (September 2018 → Date)
  • Pioneer Co-chair, Doctorate Researchers’ Group (December 2018 → Date)
  • University of Strathclyde Student Union – Student Trustee Board Member (Appointed September 2018 → September 2020)
  • Amazon Dunfermline – Problem Solve (September 2016 → January 2018)


Dive into the research topics where Stephen Okwudili Ugwuanyi is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 6 Similar Profiles


Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or