Prof. Francis Davis

Director General

Francis Davis is an Associate Professor in Design and Manufacturing at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi. He holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Greensboro, USA, and an MPhil in Mechanical Engineering, and a BSc (Hons) Degree in Mechanical Engineering, each from KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana. Professor Davis is a Fulbright Scholar, ALCOA Scholar, and Kennedy Scholar, all of the USA. His research interests are: design of experiment and modeling; design, analysis, and manufacturing of engineering product; monitoring of machining operations using acoustic emission; maintenance and production engineering. Professor Davis is well-read with over thirty (30) referred journal and conference publications.