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Adewuyi Adewale

Affiliateship: 2016 - 2020

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Chemical Sciences


Adewuyi has a PhD in industrial chemistry from the University of Ibadan in Nigeria. His research focuses on the industrial applications of underutilised seeds and seed oils in tropical Africa which cuts across synthesis of surfactants, biofuel and major oleochemicals and their use in waste water treatment, environment, medicine and food.  
He has published over 45 research articles in highly reputable internationally recognised journals and he has presented over 10 papers at local and international conferences; many of which have won awards. Dr Adewuyi is a prolific writer and a dynamic speaker. He is a recipient of several awards and grants such as the University of Ibadan Postgraduate School Scholarship (2007); the World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Fellowship (Hyderabad, India, 2008) and the African Union-TWAS Young Scientist National award (2014). Presently, Dr Adewuyi Adewale is a lecturer at Redeemer’s University,