Mary Egbuta

 Mary Egbuta

            PhD Candidate

t: +61 20 3576
e: m.egbuta.10@student.scu.edu.au

Education:
B.Sc. in Applied Biochemistry, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria
M.tech in Biomedical Technology, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Research interests/background

Mary is currently working on a CRDC sponsored project looking at converting cotton gin trash to valuable chemical products.

 

Recent Publications

 

  • McIntosh S, Palmer J, Egbuta M, Liu L, Vancov T, (2019) Refining spent cotton gin trash following essential oil extraction for value added cellulosic sugars, Bioresource Technology Reports, Volume 7, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biteb.2019.100223
  • McIntosh S, Palmer J, Egbuta M, Liu L, Vancov T, (2019) Improved cellulosic ethanol titres from highly lignified cotton trash residues using various batch and fed-batch process configurations, BioEnergy Research, accepted, in press