The release and accumulation of organic and inorganic pollutants in the environment
Environmental and Nanoscience Research, Department of Industrial Chemistry, Federal University Oye Ekiti, Nigeria
Dr. OS Ayanda graduated from the University of Ilorin with a Bachelor of Science B.Sc. (Hons) and Master of Science (M.Sc.) Industrial Chemistry in 2005 and 2009, respectively. He holds a doctorate degree in Chemistry at Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa and proceeded on a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Chemist of Nigeria, South African Chemical Institute, and editor/reviewer to many international journals. Over the years, he has been involved in the development of nano oxides, adsorbents and composite materials including the synthesis, modification, characterization and application of these materials for the removal of inorganic and organic pollutants from contaminated drinking water and wastewater. He has published over forty-five (45) articles in accredited peerreviewed journals. The Marquis Who’s Who in the World listed Dr OS Ayanda as one of the leading scientific achievers around the world, and was ranked among top researchers in Nigeria by Webometrics.