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Mr. Thomas Odey Magu

Assistant Lecturer
Pure and Applied Chemistry
thomas.magu@unical.edu.ng

Mr. Thomas Odey Magu was born on the twenty fifth of April in Olachor Okpoma-Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State, where He obtained his Primary and Secondary School Education at Christ the king Primary School, Okpoma –Yala and Government Secondary School, Okpoma-Yala respectively. He graduated with a Second Class (Upper Division) B.Sc in Chemical Sciences (Chemistry option) from the Cross River University of Technology, Calabar and M.Sc in Physical Chemistry, University of Calabar. He served his nation for a year (NYSC, 2013-2014) in the Department of Chemical Sciences (CRUTECH). During his NYSC service year a Chieftaincy title was conferred on him for his outstanding performance in the development of the communities (CDs) as IDORENYIN EFUT ABASI 1 of Uwanse Kingdom by His Royal Highness Muri Okon, Etim Effiong. He has been actively involved in research through self-initiation and collaboration with other researchers and has led to more than forty (40) publications in accredited/peer-reviewed scientific journals both national and international journals and He has  also attended and presented more than seven (7) national conferences/symposiums papers. He is a member of more than three (3) Professional bodies and also a member of Physical/Theoretical Chemistry Research Group UNICAL. His research interest lies in the application of physical principles and measurements to materials like,  the generation of renewable energy, Environmental impact studies of local ecosystem, Physical/Theoretical Chemistry, Corrosion and Adsorption Studies. His hobbies are; Reading, Researching, Writing and Networking. Presently, he is a Lecturer in the Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Calabar, Calabar.

B.I. Ita, B.E. Nyong, H. Louis, T.O. Magu, N.A. Nzeata-Ibe and S. Barka (2016): Radial solution of the s-wave D-dimentional Non-Relativistic Schrodinger Equation for Generalized Manning-Rosen plus Mie-type molecular potential within the framework of Nikifarov-Uvarov Method. Journal of Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics. Vol.36, No. 2, (July, 2016), Pp 193-198 (Published)


B.I. Ita, B.E. Nyong, H. Louis, T.O. Magu, N.O. Alobi and N.A. Nzeata-Ibe (2016): Approximate solution of the N-dimensional radial Schrodinger equation with Kratzer plus Reduced Pseudoharmonic Oscillator potential within the framework of Nikifarov-Uvarov Method. Journal of Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics. Vol.36, No.2, (July, 2016), Pp 199-204 (Published)


Esther A. Sunday, Aniekanabasi U. Israel and Magu, Thomas Odey (2016): proximate analysis and mineral element composition of false yam (icacina trichantha) tuber and oyster mushroom (pleurotus ostreatus). International Journal of Chemical Sciences vol.1, Issue 1, Pp 31-39 (Published)


B.I. Ita, B.E. Nyong, N.O. Alobi, H. Louis and T.O. Magu (2016): Bound State Solution of the Klein-Gordon Equation for Modified Echart Plus Inverse Square Molecular Potential with Improved new Approximation Scheme to Centrifugal Team. Online Journal of Computation and Theoretical Sciences vol.1, Issue 1, Pp 89-98 (Published)


B.I. Ita, H. Louis, T.O. Magu, C.R. Okon and N.A. Nzeata-Ibe (2016): The melon (Cucumismelo) and Groundnut (Arachishypogaea) peel extracts as corrosion inhibitors for mild steel in Hydrochloric acid solution. ChemSearch Journal. Vol 7, No. 2 Pp 7-12 (Published)


Ugi, B.U., Obeten, M.E., Magu, T.O. and Uwah, I.E. (2016): Corrosion Inhibition Performance or Alkaloid Extracts of Calendula officinalis (Pot Marigold) Plant on Aluminium, Carbon Steel and Zinc in 5 M Nitric Acid Solution. International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS). Vol 3, Issue 12 Pp 34-39 (Published).


N. O. Alobi., B. I. Ita., T. O. Magu., G. O. Oloko and B.E. Nyong (2016): The activity of γ – Al2O3 and La2O3 in Peroxide decomposition Journal of Industrial Technology Vol 1; Issue 2: Pp 69-72 (Published)


Alobi, N. O., Sunday, E. A., Magu, T. O., Oloko, G. O. and Nyong, B. E. (2017): Analysis of starch from non-edible root and tubers as sources of raw materials for the synthesis Journal of Basic and Applied Research Vol 3; Issue 1: Pp 27-32 (Published).


E. A. Sunday and T. O. Magu (2017): Determination of some metal contents in ashed and unashed snail shell powders World News of Natural Sciences Vol 7; Pp 37-41, EISSN 2543-5426 (Published).


T. O. Magu, V. M. Bassey, B. E. Nyong, O. E. Obono, N. A. Nzeata-Ibe and O. U. Akakuru (2017): Inhibition studies of Spondias mombin L. in 0.1 HCl solution on mild steel and verification of a new temperature coefficient of inhibition efficiency equation for adsorption mechanism elucidation World News of Natural Sciences Vol 8; Pp 15-26, EISSN 2543-5426 (Published).


Okpako C.E., Louis, H., Magu, T.O., Akwo, J.K., Akakuru O. U. and Bisong A.E. (2017): Phytochemical screening and proximate nutritional analysis of brown leaves of Indian almond (Terminalia catappa). International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, www.ijsrp.org .Vol 7; Issue. 3: Pp 141-144 (Published).


B.I. Ita, B. E. Nyong., H. Louis and T.O. Magu. (2017): Radial solution of the s-wave Klein-Gordon equation for generalized Woods-saxon plus Mie-type potential within the framework of Nikifarov-Uvarov Method. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria Vol 41; Issue. 2: Pp 21-26 (Published).


B.I. Ita, H. Louis, T.O. Magu and N.A. Nzeata-Ibe (2017): Bound state solutions of the Schrodinger Equation for Generalized Manning-Rosen plus a Class of Yukawa Potential Using Pekeris-like Approximation of the Coulomb Term and Parametric Nikiforov-Uvarov World Scientific News Vol 7; Pp 312-319, EISSN 2392-2192 (Published).


Akakuru, O. U., Magu, T. O., Louis H., Maitera O. N., Fidelis T. T. and Bisong E. A. (2017): Comparative Study of Some Heavy Metal Concentrations in Coconut Fluid and Milk Obtained from Taraba, Imo and Adamawa States, Nigeria. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Vol.7; Issue 3, Pp 138-140 (Published)


T. O. Magu., E. A. Sunday., H. Louis., P. U. Upla., M. A. Ukpanah and B. E. Nyong. (2017): Physico-chemical Properties and fatty acid composition of Lagneraria siceraria seeds oil World News of Natural Sciences Vol 10; Pp 70-79, EISSN 2543-5426 (Published).


Maitera O. N., Louis H., Magu, T. O., Milan, C. and Emmanuel Y. Y.(2017): Levels and Air Quality Index of SO2 and H2S in Ambient Air of Jemita/Yola Metropolis, Adamawa State, Nigeria International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research (IJSER), Vol.8; Issue 3, Pp 40-46 (Published).


Ugi, B. U. and Magu, T. O. (2017): Inhibition, Adsorption and Thermodynamic Investigation of Iron Corrosion by Green Inhibitors in Acidic Medium. The International Journal of Science & Technoledge. Vol.5; Issue 4, Pp 56-64 (Published).


Philip M., Louis H., Magu, T.O., Fidelis T. T., Maitera, O.N. and Opara I. (2017): Evaluation of the levels of some heavy metal contents of street dust in some parts of Yola metropolis, Adamawa State, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental & Analytical Toxicology (JEAT), Vol 7; Issue 3, Pp 312-319, ISSN 2161-0525 (Published).


B.I. Ita, H. Louis, T.O. Magu and N.A. Nzeata-Ibe. (2017): Bound state solutions of the N-dimensional radial Klein-Gordon Equation with Woods-Saxon plus Attractive Inversely Quadratic Potentials Via parametric Nikifarov-Uvarov Method World Scientific News, Vol 74; Pp 280-287, EISSN 2392-2192 (Published).


V. M. Udowo, I. E. Uwah, T. O. Magu and U. E. Thomas (2017): Evaluation of the corrosion inhibition effect of Ipomoea batatas leaves extract on mild steel in sulphuric acid. World Scientific News, Vol 77 (2); Pp 354-361, EISSN 2392-2192 (Published).


F. E. Abeng, V. D. Idim, O. E. Obono and T. O. Magu (2017): Adsorption and adsorption isotherm: application to corrosion inhibition studies of mild steel in 2 M HCl World Scientific News, Vol 77 (2); Pp 298-313, EISSN 2392-2192 (Published).


B. I. Ita, H. Louis, P. I. Amos, T. O. Magu and N. A. Nzeata-Ibe (2017): Bound State Solutions of the Klein-Gordon Equationwith Manning-Rosen Plus Yukawa Potential UsingPekeris-Like Approximation of the Coulomb Term and Parametric Nikiforov-Uvarov Method. Physical Science International Journal 15(3): 1-6, 2017; Article no.PSIJ.34330 ISSN: 2348-0130 (Published).


Benedict Iserom Ita, Louis Hitler, Nelson Nzeata-Ibe, Joseph Innocent, Pigwe Isa Amos, Thomas Odey Magu and Opara Ivan (2017): Analytic spin and pseudospin solutions to the Dirac equation for the Manning-Rosen plus shifted Deng-Fan potential and Yukawa-like tensor interaction. World Scientific News, Vol 81 (2); Pp 292-304, EISSN 2392-2192 (Published).


Agu, Friday I., Francis, Runyi E. Ayuk, Philia A., Louis. H. and Magu, T.O. (2017): Comparing women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetic Mellitus in their second and third Trimesters with Non-Diabetic Ones: A Cohort Study. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology, Vol. 6, No 4, 2017, 2171 – 2178, ISSN 2278-3687. (Published).


H. Louis, B. I. Ita, N. A. Nzeata-Ibe, P. I. Amos, I. Joseph, A. N. Ikot and T. O. Magu (2017): Wkb Solutions for Quantum Mechanical Gravitational Potential Plus Harmonic Oscillator Potential. International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, Vol. 5, No.3, pp. 27-32, August 2017 Published by European Centre for Research Training and Development UK (www.eajournals.org). (Published).


Nzeata-Ibe Nelson, Benedict Iserom Ita, Innocent Joseph, Pigwe Isa Amos, Thomas Odey Magu, Louis Hitler (2017): Analytic Spin and Pseudospin Solutions to the Dirac Equation for the Quadratic Exponential-Type Potential Plus Eckart Potential and Yukawa-Like Tensor Interaction. World Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 2 No.5, 77-84 http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/j/wjap doi: 10.11648/j.wjap.20170205.13


Louis Hitler, Benedict Iserom Ita, Pigweh Amos Isa, Innocent Joseph, Nzeata-Ibe Nelson, Thomas Odey Magu, Opara Ivan (2017): Analytic Spin and Pseudospin Solutions to the Dirac Equation for the Manning-Rosen Plus Hellmann Potential and Yukawa-Like Tensor Interaction. World Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 2 No.4, 101-108 http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/j/wjap doi: 10.11648/j.wjap.20170205.13


Louis Hitler, Benedict Iserom Ita, Pigweh Amos Isa, Nzeata-Ibe Nelson, Innocent Joseph, Opara Ivan, Thomas Odey Magu (2017): Wkb Solutions for Inversely Quadratic Yukawa plus Inversely Quadratic Hellmann Potential. World Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 2 No.4, 109-112 http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/j/wjap doi: 10.11648/j.wjap.20170205.13 (Published).


B. I. Ita, H. Louis, P. I. Amos, I. Joseph, N. A. Nzeata-Ibe, T. O. Magu and H. Disho (2017): L-state analytical solution of the Klein-Gordon equation with position dependent mass using modified Deng-Fan plus exponential molecular potentials via Nikiforov-Uvarov method. World scientific news, WSN 89 (2017) 64-70 EISSN 2392-2192 (Published


Ita, B. I., Nyong, B. E., Hitler, L., Nelson, N., Joseph, I., Amos, P. I. and Magu, T. O. (2017): Analytic spin and pseudospin solutions to the Dirac equation for the Manning-Rosen plus a Class of Yukawa potential and Coulomb-like tensor interaction. Journal of Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics, Vol: 42, No. 3; Pp 1 – 8 (Published).


Benedict Iserom Ita, Nelson Nzeata-Ibe, Thomas Odey Magu, and Louis Hitler, (2017): Abound-State Solutions of the Schrödinger Equation with Woods–Saxon Plus Attractive Inversely Quadratic Potential via Parametric Nikiforov–Uvarov Method. Manila Journal of Science, 11 (2018), pp. 58–67 (Published).


Benedict Iserom Ita, Louis Hitler, Innocent Joseph, Ikeuba Alexander, Pigweh Isa Amos and Magu Thomas Odey (2017): Arbitrary l-state Solution of the Schrödinger Equation for q-deformed Attractive Radial Plus Coulomb-like Molecular Potential within the Framework of NU-Method. Physical Science International Journal, Vol: 16 (4): Pp 1-6, 2017; Article no.PSIJ.38034 ISSN: 2348-0130 (Published).


Louis Hitler1, 2, Benedict Iserom Ita1, Ozioma Udochuku Akakuru1, Thomas Odey Magu, Innocent Joseph, Pigweh Amos Isa, (2017): Radial Solution of the S-Wave Schrodinger Equation with Kratzer Plus Modified Deng-Fan Potential Under the Framework of Nikifarov-Uvarov Method. International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Vol: 3(4) Pp: 97-100 http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/j/ijamtp doi: 10.11648/j.ijamtp.20170304.14 ISSN: 2575-5919 (Print); ISSN: 2575-5927 (Online) (Published).


Benedict Iserom Ita, Thomas Odey Magu, Cyril Osereme Ehi-Eromosele (2018): PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF BIODIESEL OBTAINED FROM JATROPHA CURCAS SEEDS OIL USING CoMgFe2O4 and MgFe2O4 AS NANOCATALYSTS. Journal of Industrial Technology, 3 (1): Pp: 1-16 www.erjournals.com ISSN Online: 0184-7937


Magu Thomas Odey, Louis Hitler, Nzeata-Ibe Nelson, Sunday Esther Aniedi, Udowo Victor Malachy, Ugor Joshua Ayinu and Oyo-Ita Emmanuella Ekpenyong-Anwan (2018): Proximate Analysis and Mineral Composition of Jatropha curcas Seeds Obtained from Pankshin Local Government Area of Plateau State of Nigeria. Journal of Physical Chemistry & Biophysics, 8:(1) Pp: 18-23 DOI: 10.4172/2161-0398.1000265

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Determination of some metal contents in ashed and unashed snail shell powders.Download File 245.88 KB  January, 2017
Inhibition studies of Spondiias mombin L in 0.1 M HCl solution on mild steel and verification of a new temperature coefficient of inhibition efficiency equation for adsorption mechanism elucidationDownload File 643.48 KB  January, 2017
Bound State Solution of the Klein-Gordon Equation for Modified Echart Plus Inverse Square Molecular Potential with Improved new Approximation Scheme to Centrifugal Team.Download File 395.96 KB  November, 2016
Analysis of starch from non-edible root and tubers as sources of raw materials for synthesis of biodegradable starch plastics.Download File 561.92 KB  February, 2017
Inhibition, Adsorption and Thermodynamic Investigation of Iron Corrosion by Green Inhibitors in Acidic MediumDownload File 281.80 KB  April, 2017

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3rd Annual Conference of the Biopesticide Society of Nigeria (BpSN) at Cross River University of Technology, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. BpSN/CAL/049, Pg 68.
Biopesticides and Green Chemistry.
Start: Monday 5th December, 2016
End: Wednesday 7th December, 2016
3rd Annnual Conference of the Biopesticide Society of Nigeria (BpSN) at Cross River University of Technology, Calabar
Biopesticides formulations and their Influences on the Environment
Start: Monday 5th December, 2016
End: Wednesday 7th December, 2016
American Chemical Society (ACS) Nigeria International Chemical Sciences Chapter, 3rd Annual Symposium Series at Le Meridien hotel and Ibom golf resort, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. SIII-03, Pg 45
First-principle study of CO2 activation and dissociation on (TiO2)n clusters
Start: Sunday 4th March, 2018
End: Tuesday 6th March, 2018
The Future Scientists Symposium Sponsored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. PHY, Pg 11
Kinetics of Ethanol Effect on Iron Content of Ashed Cow Liver
Start: Monday 29th May, 2017
End: Wednesday 31st May, 2017
3rd Annual Conference of the Biopesticide Society of Nigeria (BpSN) at Cross River University of Technology, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. BpSN/CAL/051, Pg 70.
Biopesticide and their Ecological and Toxicological Effects.
Start: Monday 5th December, 2016
End: Wednesday 7th December, 2016
The Future Scientists Symposium Sponsored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. POLY010, Pg 13.
Production of soap from Raffia Palm Fruit Seeds (Raphia hookeri) and Calabash Gourds Ashes (Crescentia cujete)
Start: Monday 29th May, 2017
End: Wednesday 31st May, 2017
American Chemical Society (ACS) Nigeria International Chemical Sciences Chapter, 3rd Annual Symposium Series at Le Meridien hotel and Ibom golf resort, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
B. U. Ugi, M. E. Obeten, Ekerete Jackson and Magu, T. O. (2018): Crude alkaloid and saponin extracts of Agrimonia eupatoria leaves in the corrosion mitigation of stainless steel in hydrogen tetraoxosulphate (IV) acid rich environment, presented at the American Chemical Society (ACS) Nigeria International Chemical Sciences Chapter, 3rd Annual Symposium Series at Le Meridien hotel and Ibom golf resort, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. SII-06, Pg 38
Start: Sunday 4th March, 2018
End: Tuesday 6th March, 2018
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