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OWSD 2018 Graduates

June 22, 2018

OWSD is proud to congratulate the following postgraduate fellows who have received their PhDs so far in 2018. From environmental chemists to solar cell physicists to livestock scientists, here are your newest Drs. (read more about each graduate below): 

    
   Rasha Abuelgasim E. Babiker              Naimat Abimbola Eleburuike                        Zviregei Jiri                                        
 
      
            Namaunga Kasumu                   Kwami Justina Kenobi Morris                 Jannatara Khatun                                 
 
   

             Marthe Montcho                 Rissa Venerande Niyobuhungiro           Nagla Numan Ali Numan                                                 

      

       Ifeoluwa Omobolanle Olotu              Tigist Tadesse Shonte               Sylvie Muwanga Tebitendwa                                         

        Newayemedhin Aberra Tegegne          Phyu Sin Thant

 

Rasha Abuelgasim E. Babiker
Sudan

2013 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Sudan

Title of PhD: "Effect of Gum Arabic (Acacia Senegal) consumption on adipokine level, metabolic syndrome elements and inflammatory cytokines among Type 2 Diabest Mellitus patients"


Naimat Abimbola Eleburuike
Nigeria

2013 fellow

PhD awarded from: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

Title of PhD: "Heterogeneous catalytic oxidation of organic pollutants in industrial effluents" 


Zviregei Jiri
Zimbabwe

2014 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Johannesburg, South Africa 

Title of PhD: "Active biomonitoring of the Yellow Jacket and Mazowe rivers, Zimbabwe: Early warning signals from biomarkers in assessing biological effects of acid mine drainage (AMD) and diffuse sources of pollutants" 


Namaunga Kasumu
Zambia

2014 fellow

PhD awarded from: Stellenbosch, South Africa 

Title of PhD: "Genotyping clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and investigating correlations for HIV status and treatment outcome in high HIV prevalence districts of Zambia" 


Kwami Justina Kenobi Morris
Nigeria

2013 fellow

PhD awarded from: Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Title of PhD: "Adoption potential of small scale postharvest practices towards reducing plantain supply chain food losses in Rivers State, Nigeria" 


Jannatara Khatun
Bangladesh

2012 fellow

PhD awarded from: Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Title of PhD: "Effects of dietary fat/oil levels on adipose tissue deposition and expression of genes related to adipocyte functions in goats" 


Marthe Montcho
Benin

2015 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin

Title of PhD: "Food value of agriculture and agri-products used in the manufacture of multi-nutritional blocks for feeding small ruminants in Benin" 


Rissa Venerande Niyobuhungiro
Rwanda

2012 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Cape Town, South Africa

Title of PhD: "A study of waste management"


Nagla Numan Ali Numan
Sudan

2013 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of South Africa, South Africa

Title of PhD: "Viability of a reversible femtosecond VO2 based single optoelectronic nano-gating and mapping of carriers density thermal variation in 1-D VO2 nanosystems by ultrafast Terahertz spectroscopy"


Ifeoluwa Omobolanle Olotu
Nigeria

2014 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Title of PhD: "Safety assessment of some traditionally fermented foods produced in Nigeria and South Africa"


Tigist Tadesse Shonte
Ethiopia

2012 fellow

PhD awarded from: University of Pretoria, South Africa

Title of PhD: "The effect of processing techniques on nutritional and sensory quality of stinging nettles (Urtica simensis) landraces of Ethiopia"


Sylvie Muwanga Tebitendwa
Uganda

2012 fellow

PhD awarded from: Rhodes University, South Africa

Title of PhD: "A comparative study of the performance and resource economics evaluation of waste stabilization ponds and constructed wetlands in the treatment of secondary and tertiary domestic waste water"


Newayemedhin Aberra Tegegne
Ethiopia

2012 fellow

PhD awarded from: Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Title of PhD: "Indigenous African dye for high performance nonlinear optical limiting applications"


Phyu Sin Thant
Myanmar

2010 fellow

PhD awarded from: Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Title of PhD: "Physiological and chromosomal changes of delayed harvest and stored soybean (glycine max L. Merr.) seeds sollowing priming"

 

CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES!