Mr. George Okyere Dwapanyin

 

_MG_9025Mr. George Okyere Dwapanyin joined Ghana Technology University College as the coordinator for the Office of Research Services and Innovation in October 2013. He is an Erasmus Mundus Scholar and holds multiple Master of Science Degrees in Photonics Engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics from the Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain and Optics and Photonics from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany. He also holds a Master of Science, Technology and Health in Physics from the Aix Marseille University, Marseille France with specialization in Signal and Imaging as well as a BSc in Physics from the University of Cape Coast.

Mr Dwapanyin worked briefly with the Mosaic team of Institut Fresnel in France where he worked on nonlinear microscopy with emphasis in polarization resolved Four Wave Mixing (pFWM). He also worked briefly with Institute for Microstructure Technology, KIT, Germany he where carried out feasibility studies on Terahertz Quantum Cascade Laser for wireless communication. He was also part of the Radiation Protection Group of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission where he assisted in measuring Radiofrequency (RF) radiations of GSM base stations in the country between 2009 and 2010. He is also an adjunct lecturer at the Faculty of Engineering, GTUC where he mostly handles courses in Optoelectronics and Optical Communication.

His fields of research interests include Biosystems Engineering, Biomedical Photonics, Biophysics, Nonlinear Optics and Nuclear Radiation Protection. He is a member of a number of bodies and organizations including Biophotonics world, Optics Students of Karlsruhe (OSKar) and Ghana Nuclear Society. He is currently the research coordinator for the Office of Research Services and Innovations responsible for student-faculty-industry research projects and activities.

Name: Mr. George Okyere Dwapanyin

Position: Research Coordinator

Tel: +233205345921      Email: gdwapanyin@gtuc.edu.gh