Adebayo Adeniyi

Adebayo A. Adeniyi B.Sc. (Hons, UniUyo), MSc. (UI), Ph.D (Forte Hare University, South Africa)

Position: Lecturer I

Contact Details: Department of Industrial Chemistry, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria

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Research interests: Dr Adebayo A. Adeniyi area of expertise is theoretical chemistry with wide knowledge of its applications like photochemical reaction, electrochemistry, protein dynamics, efficiency of dyes in their application in dyes sensitised solar cells and various aspect of drug design. His research also include  experimental aspects of electrochemistry, organometallic synthesis and spectroscopic analysis. He uses all various aspect of physical chemistry theories like quantum, thermodynamics and spectroscopy as tools to study chemical and biological systems.

Brief Biography:

Dr. Adeniyi obtained his BSc in Pure Chemistry from University of Uyo, MSc   (Physical Chemistry) from University of Ibadan and PhD (Chemistry) from University of Fort Hare, South Africa. He also participated in one year Erasmus Mundus Master program in three European Universities where he received training on different aspects of theoretical, physical and computational chemistry.

Adebayo was a postdoctoral fellow at University of Fort Hare, University of KwaZulu-Natal and University of the Free State (all in South Africa). He is still currently a honorary researcher at University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is also rated by National Research Foundation (NRF) in South Africa as a young promising researcher (Y2) in 2016.

He has published more than 30 research articles in pear review journals under reputable publishers like American chemical society, Elsevier, Springer and Francis and Taylor. The list of Adebayo publications and other contribution to knowledge can be found in Google Scholar:


Membership and Affiliation 

  • South Africa Chemical Institute membership (SACI), South Africa

  • National Laboratory Association, South Africa

  • Member of International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID)

  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)

  • Chemical Society of Nigeria





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