Contact Emmanuel Atai

Background

Emmanuel completed his BSc in Microbiology from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He went on to undergo the Nigeria mandatory National Youth Service Corps where he taught Senior Secondary School Biology alongside community development programmes focused on MDGs awareness, Drug-free and Road Safety campaigns. He moved on to complete his MSc in Microbiology (Medical) at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, with a research and thesis on Determination of Rheumatoid Factor and staphylococcus aureus in Suspected Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients attending Selected hospitals in Zaria, Nigeria. Emmanuel is in Cranfield University, United Kingdom to pursue a PhD in the Sustainable Bioremediation of complex mixture contaminant impacted soils. 

Research opportunity


Current activities

Emmanuel is carrying out his PhD research with Cranfield Environment and Agrifood, within Cranfield Water, Energy and Environment. His PhD research focuses on Sustainable Bioremediation practice exploring the potentials of Biochar and soil microorganisms in the remediation of complex mixture contaminants in soils.

Clients

Petroleum Trust Development Fund (PTDF)