Mr. Samuel Mwangi Kariuki

 

Mr. Samuel Mwangi Kariuki

Chief Technologist

Chemistry Department

P.O. Box 536-20115

Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 722 426109

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EDUCATION

Year

Certificate

Institution

2012

MSc Chemistry

Egerton University

1985

Higher National Diploma (Analytical Chemistry)

Kenya Polytechnic

1982

Science Laboratory Technician Certificate

Kenya Polytechnic

1978

Advanced Certificate of Education

Chania High School

1976

East African Certificate of Education

Nyandarua High School

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Year

Certificate

Institution

1994

Technical Management of Scientific Departments

City of West Minster College London, UK

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Analytical Chemistry

WORK EXPERIENCE

Dec 1999 to Date

Chief Technologist, Chemistry Department

Aug 1987- Dec 1999

Senior Technologist, Chemistry Department

May 1985 - July 1987

Welcome(K) Ltd Quality Control Analyst, Pharmaceutical Division

July 1981 - April 1985

Technologist, Pesticide Laboratories National Agricultural Research Laboratories

July 1979 - June 1981

Trainee Technologist National Agricultural Research Laboratories

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS (2008 - Date)

Current

Simultaneous Analysis of β-Carotene and Vitamin A in Breast Milk of Consumer of Orange Fleshed Sweet Potato using HPLC Interfaced with a PDA

2008-2011

Evaluation of Concentration of Mineral Ions in Water After Defluoridation with Bone Char

PUBLICATIONS

2015

Submitted

S.M.Kariuki, M.S. Ngari, W.J. Mavura, M.S. Ollengo and P.O. Ongoma. Efficiency of Essential Mineral ions from Aqueous media on Adsorption of Fluoride by Bone char. IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology (IOSR-JESTFT).

2015

Amos Kanyora, Thomas Kinyanjui, Samuel Kariuki, Mark Njogu. Fluoride Removal Capacity of Regenerated Bone char in Treatment of Drinking Water. Asian Journal of Natural & Applied Sciences.Vol.4(1) March 2015

2014

Efficieny of Various Sodium Solutions in Regeneration of Fluoride Saturated Bone Char for Defluoridation. IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology ( IOSR-JESTFT), volume 8, Issue 10 ver. Iii, pp 10-16





2014

Wangari, Stephen N., Kinyanjui, Thomas K., Odongo, Alfred O., and Kariuki, Samuel, M. Assessment of Heavy Metals in Rooftop dust around Lake Nakuru Basin. Research Journal of Chemical Sciences Vol.4(11) 13-17





2006

Mungatana N.W., Kariuki, S.M., Yolo D.S. and Ngure R.M. (2006). Assessment of the acute phase response in experimental infection of mice with Schistosoma mansoni. The Internet Journal of Tropical Medicine, 3: ISSN 1540 -2681







MEMBERSHIP TO PROFFESIONAL/ SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATIONS

Membership Category

Organization

Member

Kenya Chemical Society

Member

Natural Products Research Network for East and C