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Cynthia Victor-OjiCountry of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, PORT HARCOURT General field of specialization: Chemical Sciences
Degrees2017 Master Chemical Sciences2010 Undergraduate Chemical Sciences
Current Research Activities
synthesis, formulation, and evaluation of agro-wastes for demulsification applications
Publications resulting from Research:
• Synthesis and Evaluation of Cashew Nut Shell Liquid (CNSL) Derivatives as Demulsifiers for Crude Oil Emulsions. (Ph.D. Thesis (March, 2020).
• Victor-Oji, C.O., Chukwu, U. J., and Akaranta, O. (2020). Comparative Study of Cashew Nut Shell Liquid and a Commercial Demulsifier for Treating Crude Oil Emulsions. Chemical Science International Journal, 28 (4): 1-17.
• Eke, W. I., Victor-Oji, C., and Akaranta, O. (2019). Oilfield metal naphthenate formation and mitigation measures: a review. Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, 1-15.
• Victor-Oji, C.O., Chukwu, U. J., and Akaranta, O. (2019). Synthesis and Evaluation of Ethanolamine-Cashew
Nut Shell Liquid Products as Crude Oil Emulsion Breakers. Asian Journal of Applied Chemistry Research, 4 (4): 1-33.
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:ResearchTeachingPost-doctoral research on further studies in the synthesis and application of diverse demulsifier compounds. Teaching undergraduate students in Industrial Chemistry related courses within the University of Port Harcourt
Workshop and Conference Attended2014 Akwa Ibom, Nigeria Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 37th Annual International Conference, Workshop & AGM - Akwa Ibom 2014: A Century of Nigeria: Contributions, Prospects and Challenges of Chemistry”2015 F.C.T Abuja, Nigeria Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 38th Annual International Conference, Workshop & AGM - Abuja 2015: “Shaping the Chemistry of Natural Resources into Sustainable Product Development for Combating Current and Future Challenges of Global Health2016 Port Harcourt, Nigeria Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 39th Annual International Conference, Workshop & AGM – Garden City 2016: “The Role of Hydrocarbons and the Application of Chemistry in the emerging trend of global energy innovation”2016 University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria World Bank African Centre of Excellence for Oilfield Chemicals and Research: Thinking Skills for Conduct of Research and Proposal Writing (Workshop)2019 Lagos, Nigeria Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 42nd Annual International Conference & ACRICE-4 – Eko 2019: “Chemistry Education and Sustainable Development”
AffiliationsChemical Society of Nigeria
Presentation given2015Effect of Sulphate and Nitrate ions on the extraction of Copper (II) metal ion from aqueous media using 2,2,2-trichloro-1-(5-hydroxy-3-methyl-1-phenyl-1H-pyrazol-4-yl) ethanone in Chloroform.Abuja, NigeriaEvent: Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 38th Annual International Conference, Workshop & AGM – Abuja, 2015.2016Fractionation and Identification of Aliphatic Biomarkers in Tar Sands from Ondo State, Nigeria.Port Harcourt, NigeriaEvent: Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), 39th Annual International Conference, Workshop & AGM – Garden City, 2016