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Ofudje Edwin Andrew Dr., Department of Chemical Sciences

Area(s) of Specialization/Research Interests

Physical/Environmental/Material Chemistry


Physical/Environmental/Material Chemistry

Academic Credentials

PhD, 2018

Professional Association

Chemical Society of Nigeria


1 E. A. Ofudje, A. I. Adeogun, M. A. Idowu, S. O. Kareem, S. O. Alayande and G. V. Hambate. (2018). Kinetic, Thermodynamic and Equilibrium Studies of the Removal of Cd2+ from Aqueous Solution by Hydroxyapatite. Proceeding of the 41st International Conference, Workshop and Exhibition of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, Held at University of Ibadan, Pp. 607-614.
2 Alayande, S.O., Umar, M., Ofudje, E.A., Oyesolape, B.A., Ayinde, W., Oladoyinbo, F., Okparachi, F.O., Dare, E. and Msagati, T.A.M. (2017). Green Capped Silver Nanoparticles as Colorimetric Sensor for Cationic Pollutants. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Natural Resources Development and Utilization. Published by Raw Materials Research Development Council, Nigeria. Pp. 98-109.
3 Edwin Andrew Ofudje, Abideen Idowu Adeogun, Mopelola Abidemi Idowu, Sarafadeen Olateju Kareem and Samson Oluwagbemiga Alayande. (2017). Synthesis and characterization of nano crystalline hydroxylapatite. Proceeding of the International Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, Pp. 79-80.
4 Andrew Ofudje Edwin, Abideen Idowu Adeogun, Mopelola Abidemi Idowu and Sarafadeen Olateju Kareem. (2017). Synthesis, Characterization and Bioactivity Evaluation of Hydroxylapatite Powder from Agricultural Waste. Proceeding of the Second Zonal Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, South West Zone held at Moshood Abiola Polytechnic. Pp. 8-9.
5 E.A. Ofudje (2010). Removal of lead (II) as pollutant from the environment by tricholoma terreum. Multidisciplinary Educational Textbook, p. 46-56. Edited by M. A. O. Sotayo, J. O. M. Oduwaiye, B. Edebgai and T. H. Adeniji
6 E. A. Ofudje, F. Akinwunmi, E. F. Sodiya, S. O. Alayande, A. A. Ogundiran and G. O. Ajayi. (2022). Biogenic preparation of biphasic calcium phosphate powder from natural source of snail shells: bioactivity study. SN Applied Sciences, 4:144
7 A.A. Ogundiran, N.A.A. Babarinde, E. A. Ofudje and O.O. Ogundiran. (2022). Sequestration of Co2+, Zn2+ and Cd2+ by Base Modified Sweet Potato Leaf: Kinetics, Equilibrium and Thermodynamic Studies. Communication in Physical Sciences, 8(1): 85-100.
8 Edwin A. Ofudje, Ezekiel F. Sodiya, Fatai Akinwunmi, Abimbola A. Ogundiranc, Olugbenga B. Oladeji, and Oluremi A. Osideko (2022). Eggshell derived calcium oxide nanoparticles for Toluidine blue removal. Desalination and Water Treatment. 247 (2022) 294–308
9 N. Blaise; H. G. Valery; R. Maallah; M. Oubaouz; B. T. D. Justin; E. A. Ofudje and A. Chtaini. (2022). Simultaneous Electrochemical Detection of Pb and Cd by Carbon Paste Electrodes Modified by Activated Clay. Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry
10 Abimbola A. Ogundiran; N.A. Adesola Babarinde; Edwin A. Ofudje; and Olusegun O. Ogundiran. (2021). Removal of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions using Modified Irish Potato Leaf as Low Cost Biosorbent: Kinetic and Thermodynamic Studies. The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology. Published by Akamai University, USA. http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm.
11 E. A. Ofudje, A. E. Adedapo, O. B. Oladeji, E. F. Sodiya, F. H.Ibadin And D. Zhang. (2021). Nano-Rod Hydroxyapatite For The Uptake Of Nickel Ions: Effect Of Sintering Behaviour On Adsorption Parameters. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering.
12 A. I. Adeogun, O. A. Osideko, M. A. Idowu, O.A. Akinloye and E. A. Ofudje. (2021): Synthesis, characterization and investigation of chitosan-functionalized ZnFe2O4 for the removal of dichlorvos from aqueous solution, Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology
13 S.O. Alayandea, O.E. Kolawoleb, T.V. Adeselukac, O.E. Ogunjinmia, A.E. Adeoyea, E. Ajenifujad, E.A. Ofudje, and A.Y. Fasasi. (2021). Green synthesized silver nanoparticles and their use in optical detection of deterioration in onions. Comprehensive Analytical Chemistry
14 E. A. Ofudje , E. F. Sodiya , F. H. Ibadin , A. A. Ogundiran , S. O. Alayande & O. A. Osideko (2020): Mechanism of Cu2+ and reactive yellow 145 dye adsorption onto eggshell waste as low-cost adsorbent, Chemistry and Ecology
15 A. O. Awotula, E.A. Ofudje, F. M. Adediji, O. O. E.N. Ezima and O.D. Olukanni (2020). Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment and Bioremediation of a Dairy Wastewater by Alcaligenes faecalis. HUMASS, pp. 135-150.Published by McPherson University
16 Michael Bamitale Osho, Angel Onyedikachi Precious-Egere, Ayodeji Olusola Awotula and E. A. Ofudje (2020). Microbial synthesis and characterization of silver nanoparticles by Lactococcus lactis TNM-B1 and its antimicrobial properties. Res. J. Microbiol., 15: 68-76
17 T. F. Akinhanmi, E. A. Ofudje , A. I. Adeogun1, P. Aina and and I. M. Joseph. (2020). Orange peel as low‑cost adsorbent in the elimination of Cd(II) ion: kinetics, isotherm, thermodynamic and optimization evaluations. Bioresour. & Bioprocess. 7:34.
18 E. A. Ofudje, E.F. Sodiya, F. H. Ibadin, A. A. Ogundiran, O. A. Osideko And A.O. Uzosike. (2020). Sorption of Cd2+ From Aqueous Solutions Using Cassava (Manihot Esculenta) Waste: Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies. Journal of Chemical Society of Nigeria, 45(3):448 – 457
19 Edwin A. Ofudje, Idowu A. Adeogun, Mopelola A. Idowu Sarafadeen O. Kareem, Nelly A. Ndukwe (2020). Simultaneous Removals of Cadmium (II) ions and Reactive Yellow 4 dye from Aqueous Solution by Bone Meal Derived Apatite: Kinetics, Equilibrium and Thermodynamic Evaluations. Journal of Analytical Science and Technology, 11:7
20 E. A. Ofudje, A. I. Adeogun, M. A. Idowu, S. O. Kareem. (2019). Synthesis and Characterization of Zn-Doped Hydroxyapatite: Scaffold Application, Antibacterial and Bioactivity Studies. Heliyon, 4 (2019) e01716
21 S.O. Alayande, T. V. Adeseluka, B. J. Odewumi, N. Torimiro, O. B. Daramola, K. Sodeinde, O. M Ighodaro, E. A. Ofudje And J. A. Ajao. (2019). Evaluation of microbial inhibition properties of green and chemically synthesized ZnO nanoparticles. Bull. Mater. Sci. (2019) 42:101.
22 Edwin A. Ofudje, Ayodeji O. Awotula, Gomdje V. HAMBATE , Samson O. Alayande, Abimbola A. Ogundiran and Olumide D. Olukanni (2019). Sorption of Methylene Blue by Activated Carbon Primed from Sugar Cane Bagasse. Canadian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 13(1): 4747-4764.
23 Abideen I. Adeogun, Mopelola A. Idowu, Oluwagbenga B. Oladeji, Edwin A. Ofudje and Adeboye O. Akinloye. (2018). Kinetic, Thermodynamic and Optimization Studies of Dilute Acid Hydrolysis of Manihot esculenta Peels for Glucose Production. Waste Biomass Valorization, pp. 1-10
24 E. A. Ofudje, A. I. Adeogun, M. A. Idowu and S. O. Kareem. (2018). Synthesis and Characterization of Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles and Its Adsorption Parameters for Zn(II) and Reactive Yellow 4 Dye in Aqueous Solution. Journal of the Chemical Society of Nigeria. 43(3): 409 -421.
25 Edwin Andrew Ofudje, Fatai Akinwunmi and Abimbola Aina Ogundiran. (2018). Uptake of Heavy Metals by Plants Obtained from Electronic-Waste Dumpsites. Nigerian Research Journal of Chemical Sciences, (4):134-148
26 Abideen Idowu Adeogun, Edwin Andrew Ofudje, Mopelola Abidemi Idowu, Sarafadeen Olateju Kareem, Shappur Vahidhabanu, B. Ramesh Babu. (2018). Biosorption of Cd2+ and Zn2+ from aqueous solution using tilapia fish scale (Oreochromis sp): Kinetics, isothermal and thermodynamic study. Desalination and Water Treatment, 107:182-194
27 Adeogun, Abideen Idowu; Andrew Ofudje, Edwin; Idowu, Mopelola; Olateju Kareem, Sarafadeen; Vahidhabanu, Shappur; B. Ramesh Babu (2018). Biomass derived hydroxyapatite for the effective removal of Reactive Yellow 4 dye: Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic Studies. America Chemical Society, Omega, 3:1991-2000.
28 E.A. Ofudje, A.O. Awotula, G.V. Hambate, F. Akinwunmi, S.O. Alayande and O.D. Olukanni. (2017). Acid Activation of Groundnut Husk for Copper Adsorption: Kinetics and Equilibrium Studies. Desalination and Water Treatment. 86:240–251
29 Hambate, V. G., Ngouadjio, S., Daï-Yang, L., Ofudje, E.A., Ketcha, M.J. and Loura, B. (2017). Chemical Treatment of Sugarcane Bagasse for the Production of Cellulosic Fibers. Acta Technica Corviniensis-Bulletin of Engineering, 3(7):33-38.
30 Edwin. A. Ofudje, Archana Rajendran, Abideen I. Adeogun, Mopelola. A. Idowu, Sarafadeen O. Kareem and Deepak K. Pattanayak. (2017). Synthesis of Organic Derived Hydroxyapatite Scaffold from Pig Bone Waste for Tissue Engineering Applications. Advance Powder Technology,
31 Akinbile B., Temilola O., Olayinka K., Ofudje E.A. (2017). Determination and Characterization of Caffeine in Tea, Coffee and Soft Drinks by Derivative Spectrophotometry and High Performance Liquid Chromatography. Biomedicine and Nursing, 3(2): 92-101
32 T. V. Adeseluka, S. O. Alayande, J.A. Ajao, E. A.Ofudje, H.S. Bolarinwa, A.K. Akinlabi. (2017). Optical Properties of Electrosprayed Chitosan and Composite Films. Journal of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, 42(2):56-58
33 E.A.Ofudje, J. B. Akinbile, A.O. Awotula, S. O. Alayande, E. U. Okon, O.D. Williams, and A.A. Ogundiran. (2017). Evaluation of Some Mineral Compositions and Risk Assessment of Pumpkin (Telfaria Occidentalis) and Lagos Spinach (Celosia Argentea) in Ewekoro and Ifo Local Government Areas of Ogun State, Nigeria. Journal of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, 42(2):31-34
34 Hambate G. Valery, Abdoul N. Rahman, Abdoul Wahabou, Ofudje E. Andrew, Abdelilah Chtaini and Benoît Loura. (2017). Electrocatalytic Oxidation of Dopamine On glassy Carbon Electrode Modified by Ethylcellulose/Clays. Canadian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 11(2): 4263-4270
35 Abideen I. Adeogun; Andrew E. Ofudje; Mopelola A. Idowu; Sarafadeen O. Kareem (2017). Facile Development of Nano Size Calcium Hydroxyapatite Based Ceramic from Eggshells: Synthesis and Characterization. Waste Biomass Valorization, 4(3)
36 Alayande, S.O., Bolarinwa, H.S., Akinsipo, B.O., Ofudje, E. A., Fasasi, A.Y., Ajao, J.A., Pelemo, D.A. and Osinkolu, G.A. (2016). Study of Surface Modification of Electrospun Polyethylene Oxide Composite Fibre. Fountain Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences, 5(2):1 – 6.
37 S.O. Alayande, A. E. Ofudje, G.C. Ezeh, G. Seglo, A.O. Omosalewa and I. Tubosun. (2016). Evaluation of Radiation Emission and Elemental Analysis Supported by in E-Waste Dumpsites. FUW Trends in Science & Technology Journal, 1(1):267-271.
38 E. A. Ofudje, U. E. Okon, O. S. Oduleye and O. D. Williams. (2016). Proximate, Mineral Contents and Microbial Analysis of Kunu-Zaki (A Non-Alcoholic Local Beverage) in Ogun State, Nigeria. Journal of Advances in Biology & Biotechnology, 7(1): 1-8.
39 Ofudje, E. A., Akinbile, B., Awotula, A. O., Oladipo, G. O. and Adedapo, E. A. (2015). Kinetic studies of thiocyanate ions removal from aqueous solution using carbonaceous guinea-corn. Journal of Science Research, 14:94-101
40 E.A. Ofudje, A.O. Awotula, O.K. Akiode, F. Akinwunmi, L.O. Adebayo (2015). Distribution of Iron in Desmodium intortum and Talinum triangulare Vegetables in Ifo and Ewekoro Local Government Areas of Ogun State, Nigeria. ActaSATECH, 6(1): 37 – 46.
41 E. A. Ofudje, O. K. Akiode, G. O. Oladipo, A. E. Adedapo and L. O. Adebayo. (2015). Discharge of Cr, Mn, Ni, Cu and Zn from E -waste Components into Dumpsites Soil at Westminster Market, Lagos Nigeria. American Chemical Science Journal, 7(2): 129 -138.
42 Ofudje, E. A., Akiode, O. K., Oladipo, G. O., Adedapo, A. E., Adebayo, L. O., and Awotula, A. O. (2015). Application of Raw and Alkaline-modified Coconut Shaft as a Biosorbent for Pb2+ Removal. Bioresource, 10(2):3462-3480
43 S.O. Alayande, A.K. Akinlabi, E.A. Ofudje, G. Ezeh, G. Seglo and M. Umar. (2015). E-Waste Burning: Impact on metal components of dumpsite around Alaba Market, Lagos, Nigeria. J. Chem. Soc. Nigeria, 40(1):96-101
44 E.A. Ofudje, O.K. Akiode, G.O. Oladipo, A.E. Adedapo and L.O. Adebayo. (2015). Evaluation of the Chemical Composition of Soil at E-waste Blazing Sites in Computer Village, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. American Chemical Science Journal, 7(1): 60-70.
45 E.A. Ofudje, A.O. Awotula, G.O. Oladipo and O.D. Williams (2014). Detoxification of Chromium (VI) Ions in Aqueous Solution via Adsorption by Raw and Activated Carbon Prepared from Sugarcane Waste. Covenant Journal of Physical and Life Sciences, 2(2):110-122
46 K.K. Asogwa and E.A. Ofudje. (2014). Radiation and Chemical Reaction Effects on Exponentially Accelerated Isothermal Vertical Plate Cum Mass Flux. International Journal of Mathematical Archive, 5(10):81-89
47 E.A. Ofudje, O. Alayande, G.O. Oladipo, O.D. Williams and O.A. Akiode. (2014). Heavy metals concentration at electronic-waste dismantling sites and dumpsites in Lagos, Nigeria. International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 4(6):678-690
48 E.A. Ofudje, A.O. Awotula, O. Alayande, K.K. Asogwa and O.D. Olukanni. (2014). Removal of Lead (II) ions from aqueous solution by Tricholoma terreum: kinetic studies. Advances in Research, 2(2):58-69
49 Ofudje E.A., Akiode, K.O., Okon, U.E., Oduleye, O.S. and Williams, D.O. (2014). Proximate and Elemental Analysis of Catfish Reared in River and Pond Systems in Ogun State, Nigeria. actaSATECH, 5(2): 20 – 26.
50 E.A. Ofudje, O.D. Williams, K.K. Asogwa, A.O. Awotula (2013). Assessment of Langmuir, Freundlich and Rubunin - Radushhkevich Adsorption Isotherms in the study of the biosorption of Mn (II) ions from aqueous solution by untreated and acid-treated corn shaft. International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, 4 (7): 1628-1634.
51 A.I. Adeogun, M.A. Idowu, E.A. Ofudje, S.O. Kareem and S.A. Ahmed (2013). Comparative biosorption of Mn(II) and Pb(II) ions on raw and oxalic acid modified maize husk: kinetic, thermodynamic and isothermal studies. Applied Water Science, 3(1): 167-179
52 A.I. Adeogun, E.A. Ofudje, M.A. Idowu and S.A. Ahmed. (2012). ‘Kinetic, thermodynamic and Isotherm Parameters of Biosorption of Cr(VI) and Pb (II) ions from Aqueous Solution by Biosorbent Prepared from Corncob biomass. Indian Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 7(3):119-129.
53 A.I Adeogun, E.A.Ofudje, M.A. Idowu and S.A. Ahmed. (2012). Biosorption of Cr(VI) ion from aqueous solution by maize husk: Isothermal, kinetic and thermodynamic study. Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan, 34(6):1388-1396
54 A.I. Adeogun, E.A. Ofudje, M.A. Idowu and S.A. Kareem. (2011). Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic Studies of the Biosorption of Mn (II) ions from Aqueous Solute and Acid-treated Corncob. Bioresources, 6(4), 4117-4134.