Vincent Ifeanyi Okudoh

Associate Professor at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (Waste management, reduction, reuse and recycling; Industrial biotechnology; Microbiology; Wastewater treatment processes; Natural products and bioactive compounds)

Cape Town, South Africa

Prof Vincent I. Okudoh completed his PhD in Industrial Microbiology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), Pietermaritzburg, South Africa in 2011. He is currently an Associate Professor and Head of Research in the Department of Biotechnology at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT). He is also the Chairperson of CPUT Academics Research Group (CARG) as well as a Co-Principal Investigator with the Bio-resource Engineering Research Group (BioERG) at the institution. He has published many articles in top-rated peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings as well as a book titled “Biogas Production in Africa: Benefit Potentials of Cassava Biomass”. Prof Okudoh contributed to a technical report by the South African Department of Energy titled “The State of Waste to Energy Research in South Africa: A Review” in 2015. He has his own Waste2Energy Lab (W2EL) and has supervised and supervises many postgraduate students (2 PhDs, 6 Masters) and holds an NRF Thuthuka award.



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