Full First Name(s)
Oluyemi Olatunji
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (2016, Durban University of Technology, South Africa); MSc (2008, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria); MSc (2022, Teesside University, UK)
Brief Biography (English)

Dr Oluyemi Olatunji Awolusi Oluyemi has PhD in Biotechnology and an MSc in Bioinformatics. He is a Researcher at the University of Lincoln, in the United Kingdom. He previously worked as a postdoctoral research fellow, and Research Associate at the Institute for Water and Wastewater Technology, Durban University of Technology. He has been part of various projects including; SARS-CoV-2 virus circulation monitoring using wastewater-based epidemiology, troubleshooting nutrient-removal breakdown in different full-scale biological wastewater treatment plants across South Africa, the fate of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and genes in wastewater treatment systems, and their impact on the receiving environments, implementation of a two-stage nitritation-anammox process for improved ammonia removal from wastewater. He has presented his work at different conference platforms (national and international) and published in accredited journals.

ResearchGate Profile
Job Title
Primary Organisation
Durban University of Technology
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
African Region
West Africa
Non-African country/countries of residing and working (present & past)
United Kingdom

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