Klein Ileleji

Klein Ileleji

Professor and Extension Engineer
Purdue University
Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering
225 South University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2093
Office: LILY B-122
Phone: +1 765 49-41198
Areas of Interest
  • Food, Pharmaceutical, and Biological Process Engineering


Dr. Klein E. Ileleji is an Associate Professor and Extension Engineer in Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University. He earned a B.Eng. in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria; an M.P.S. in Applied Economics and Business Management at the Institute of Economic Studies at Nitra, Slovakia; and a Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering at the Slovak Agricultural University in Nitra, Slovakia.

Dr. Ileleji's research focus and interest at Purdue University is in the area of biomass feedstock logistics, processing, particulate flows and handling, and biofeedstock engineering systems for food, feed, fuel and fiber production. Current research activities are related to the development of logistics analysis simulation and tools for biomass feedstock, investigation of flow behavior of biologically active particulates, determination of feedstock quality parameters, processing and handling for solid fuels utilization.
Dr. Ileleji teaches Biomass Feedstock Systems Engineering (ABE591K) and Electric Power and Controls (ASM420). His extension engineer activities are in the area of bioenergy. Dr. Ileleji is a 14 year member of both the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) and a member of the Grain Elevators and Processing Society (GEAPS).

Publication reprints available upon request or at my Google Scholar page.