Dr. Raphael C. Mordi

Associate Professor

Dr. Raphael Mordi studied Chemistry at the University of Lagos, UNILAG, with a First class B.Sc Hons degree and a research project on the “Kinetics of 2,5-disubstituted anilines”. He did his PhD at UMIST, Manchester with Dr. Roy Fields and John Dwyer working on “Conversion of Components of Heavy Feedstocks over Shape Selective Zeolites”. He did his postdoctoral research on the degradation and autoxidation of carotenoids at the University of St Andrews, St Andrews to identify the metabolites and to examine if they were effective in fighting tumor growth.