Daniel Onwude

Scientist and Project LeadSimulating Biological System (SimBioSys) 

2020 - present:   Associate Editor, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress (TSEP), Elsevier 

2022 present: Guest Editor in a Special Issue-"Digital Innovation in Agricultural and Food Technology" in Foods, MDPI 


2014-2018:  PhD in Agricultural Process Engineering,Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) 

2007-2012:B.Eng (Hons) in Agricultural Engineering (Major in Postharvest Engineering), University of Uyo, Nigeria 


2022 - present:  Scientist and Project Leader, Empa 

  • 2020 - 2021:     Postdoc Researcher, Empa 

  • 2019 - 2020:     Swiss Excellent Scholarship Postdoctoral Fellow, Empa 

  • 2014 - 2021:     Lecturer, Agricultural and Food Engineering, University of Uyo, Nigeria 

Research areas

Postharvest and Cold Chain Technology 

Drying Technology 

Digital Twining of Fresh Produce Supply Chain 

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) for sustainable food supply chain