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Dr. Olusegun Dada

Department of Marine Science and Technology
Federal University of Technology
Akure, PMB 704
234 Akure
Ondo State

  +234 803 5790 743

  ECN Member

Expertise & Interests

Overview / specialty        Coastal flooding, Sea level change, Coastal dynamics and processes.
Official functions (outside of PAGES)        Lecturing
PAGES interests        ECN, CVAS - Climate Variability Across Scales, Floods Working Group, Global Soil and Sediment - GloSS, Future Earth
Topics        Climate dynamics, Climate variability, Ecosystem processes, Extreme events, Floods, Human impacts & interactions, Interannual-decadal varaibility, Ocean dynamics, Sea level and coastal processes
Timescales        Anthropocene (last 100 years), Future projection, Holocene, Last glacial cycle, Observational period
Regions        Africa, Global, World ocean
Archives        Documentary records, Fluvial deposits, Geomorphology, Instrumental records, Ocean sediments
Sector        Academia / Education, Research
Discipline        Geomorphology, Sedimentology
Computers        ArcGIS, Matlab, QGIS
Laboratory        Geochemistry, Grain-size, Isotopes, Magnetic susceptibility, XRF



(1) Dada, O.A., Almar, R., Oladapo, M.I. Recent coastal sea level variations and flooding events in the Nigerian Transgressive Mud coast of Gulf of Guinea. J. Marine Systems (Under review).
(2) Dada, O.A., Agbaje A.O., Adesina, R.B. and Asiwaju-Bello, Y.A. Effect of Coastal Land Use Change on Coastline Dynamics along the Nigerian Transgressive Mahin Mud Coast. J. Ocean and Coastal Management (Under review).
(3) Dada, O.A., Li, G.X., Qiao, L.L., Asiwaju-Bello, Y.A. and Anifowose, A.Y.B. (2018). Recent Niger Delta shoreline response to Niger River hydrology: Conflict between forces of Nature and Humans. Journal African Earth Sciences 139 (03), pp. 222-231.
(4) Dada, O.A., Adesina R.B., and Agbaje A.O. (in press). Seasonal wave climate and its implication on the Niger Delta shoreline variability. Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Research, Maiden edition.
(5) Yang, J., Li, G., Liu, Y., Dada, O.A., Zhao, M., Ma, Y. and Wen, L. (2018). Evolution of sedimentary mode since Pleistocene in the central South Yellow Sea, China, based on seismic stratigraphy analysis. Quaternary International 482, 157-170.
(6) Yang, J., Cui, Z., Dada, O.A., Yang, Y., Yu, H., Xu, X., Lin, Z., Chen, Y., and Tang, X. (2018). Distribution and enrichment of trace metals in surface marine sediments collected by the manned submersible Jiaolong in the Yap Trench, northwest Pacific Ocean. Marine Pollution Bulletin 135, 1035-1041.
(7) Feng, Z., Liu B., Zhao Y., Li X.S, Dada, O.A., Jiang L., Si, S. (2017). Structure, distribution, and evolution history of the Early Holocene erosional mud ridge system on the inner East China Sea shelf near the Yangtze River estuary. Geomorphology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.01.011
(8) Li, G.X, Qiao, L.L., Dong, P., Ma, Y.Y., Xu, J., Liu, S., Liu, Y., Li, J., Li, P., Ding, D., Wang, N., Dada O.A. and Liu, L. (2016). Hydrodynamic condition and suspended sediment diffusion in the Yellow Sea and East China Sea. J. Geophysical Research (Oceans), 121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JC011442.
(9) Dada, O.A., Li, G.X., Qiao, L.L., Ding, D., Ma, Y.Y and Xu J.S. (2016). Response of wave and coastline evolution to global climate change off the Niger Delta during the past 110 years. Marine Systems, 160, pp. 64-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marsys.2016.04.005
(10)Dada, O.A., Li, G.X., Qiao, L.L., Ding, D., Ma, Y.Y and Xu J.S. (2016). Seasonal shoreline behaviours along the arcuate Niger Delta coast: Complex interaction between fluvial and marine processes. Continental Shelf Research, 122, pp. 51-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2016.03.002
(11) Liu X., Li, G.X., Ma, Y.Y., Ding, D., Dada, O.A., Xu, J., Qiao, L.L., Li, J., Liu, S. (2016). Distribution and diffusion of surface suspended matter off the east China shore, 2010. Geological Journal (S1): 49–59. http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1002/gj.2814.
(12) Zhang, B., Li G.X, Li S. and Dada, O.A. (2016). Docking and subduction of the West Pacific seamounts along the Mariana Trench and their effects. Geological Journal. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gj.2760
(13) Dada, O.A., Qiao, L.L., Ding, D., Li, G.X., Ma, Y.Y and Wang, L.M. (2015). Evolutionary trends of the Niger Delta Shoreline during the last 100 years: Responses to rainfall and river discharge. Marine Geology 367, pp. 202-211. http://dx.doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2015.06.007.
(14) Ding D., Yang, J.C, Li G.X, Dada O.A., Gong L.X, Wang N., Wang X.D., Zhang, B. (2015). A geomorphological response of beaches to Typhoon Meari in the eastern Shandong Peninsula in China. Acta Oceanol. Sin. 34, No. 9, P. 126–135.
(15) Wang N., Li G.X., Xu J., Qiao, L.L, Dada, O.A. and Zhou C. (2015). The marine dynamics and changing trend off the modern Yellow River mouth, J. Ocean Univ. China (Oceanic and Coastal Sea Research), 14: 433-445. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/S11802-015-2764-0.
(16) Yang, J.C, Wang, W, Zhao, M., Chen, B., Dada, O.A., Chu, Z. (2014). Spatial distribution and historical trends of heavy metals in the sediments of petroleum producing regions of the Beibu Gulf, China, Marine Pollution Bulletin, http://dx.doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.12.023
(17) Wang L. M., Li G.X., Gao, F., Liu, L., Liu, Y., Dada, O.A. (2014). Sediment records of environmental changes in the south end of the Zhejiang-Fujian coastal mud area during the past 100 years. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 32 (4): 899-908. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00343-014-3220-5