Christopher Deekia Nwimae is a PhD researcher working on prediction and monitoring for subsea valve reliability and integrity management. He completed an MSc. in Offshore and Ocean Technology (Subsea Engineering) from Cranfield University, UK in 2016, with a thesis on potential corrosion issues in CO2 pipelines. He has an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering.
Christopher has over seven years industrial experience in welding and fabrication, corrosion monitoring and mitigation, pipeline pigging and maintenance, and valve maintenance and pressure testing.
Christopher is a student member of the following professional bodies: NICE, SPE, ASME, SUT.
Under the supervision of Prof Nigel Simms and Dr Liyun Lao, Christopher is currently researching on prediction and monitoring for subsea valve reliability and integrity management.