First International Inorganic Chemistry Conference Held

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The First International Inorganic Chemistry Conference was held for three days from 22nd - 24th May 2018 at the Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel in Nairobi. The conference objective was to promote Inorganic Chemistry through collaboration, research, training and information sharing. The conference was officially opened by Prof Madara Ogot. Post graduate students from various universities in Kenya as well as other African coutries got the opportunity to present their scientific papers.

Postgraduate students from the University of Nairobi including Florence Masese, Jane Wanjiru, Vane Ondiere, Simon Mbugua, Rachael Njogu, Enock Osoro, Stephen Otieno, Linet Achieng Ogalo, Vincent Madadi, Joyce Kithure and Ruth Onkangi presented their abstracts. There were also Poster Presentations as well as exhibitors.

The conference covered the following thematic areas:

  1. Inorganic Chemistry Synthesis and its industrial applications
  2. Drug design and application in pharmaceutical industry
  3. Environmental pollution and mitigation
  4. Catalysis
  5. Nano chemistry & Technological Development
  6. Mining and mineral processing
  7. Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

The closing ceremony was graced by the Principal College of Biological and Physical Sciences, Prof. Bernard Aduda.

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