Monthly Archives: July 2017

USE OF MODIFIED SWEET POTATO STARCHES AS CORROSION INHIBITORS OF SELECTED METALS

AUTHOR: ANYIAM,CHIOMA KEZAIAH (PhD) DEPARTMENT: Polymer and Textile Engineering SCHOOL: School of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SEET) AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri Sweet potato starch was modified via extrusion, alkaline steeping and acid steeping to yield physically modified starch (PMS), alkaline treated sweet … Continue reading

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AFRICAN FARMING AND FOOD PROCESSING E-NEWSLETTER

The FUTO Library makes available to our esteemed staff members and students the full content of this African Farming and Food Processing E-Newsletter through this link: AFRICAN FARMING AND FOOD PROCESSING E-NEWSLETTER

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i PHYSICO – MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF NATURAL RUBBER FILLED WITH TREATED GROUNDNUT SHELL POWDER FOR SHOE SOLE PRODUCTION

AUTHOR: AYO, MARK DADA (PhD) DEPARTMENT: Polymer and Textile Engineering SCHOOL: School of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SEET) AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri Physico-Mechanical properties of natural rubber filled with chemically modified groundnut shells were studied. Natural rubber composites … Continue reading

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FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY OWERRI, CENTRE FOR         CONTINUING EDUCATION (CCE) ONE YEAR CCE BASIC STUDIES PROGRAMME (JUPEB) The Federal University of Technology, Owerri invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for consideration for admission into one year CCE Basic Studies Programme … Continue reading

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STUDIES OF SOME MECHANICL PROPERTIES OF WATERMELON RIND/PAWPAW PEEL REINFORCED POLYETHLENE COMPOSITES

AUTHOR: EZEIBEKWE STEPHEN UZODINMA (MSc) DEPARTMENT: Polymer and Textile Engineering SCHOOL: School of Engineering and Engineering Technology AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri Some mechanical properties of water melon rind and pawpaw peel reinforced Low density polyethylene (LDPE) and Linear … Continue reading

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SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ALKYD RESIN S FROM SELECTED INDIGENOUS SEEDS

AUTHOR: EZUGWU, MAUREEN UZOAMAKA (MSc) DEPARTMENT: Polymer and Textile Engineering SCHOOL: School of Engineering and Engineering Technology AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri Alkyd resins were synthesized from the oils of flamboyant seed (FBO), sandbox seed (SBO), frywood seed (FWO) … Continue reading

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PHYSICO – MEC H ANICAL PROPERTIES OF NATURAL RUBBER FILLED WITH CARBONIZED CHERRYAND RUBBER SEED SHELLS

AUTHOR: ONEGBEDAN, CORDELIA (MSc) DEPARTMENT: Polymer and Textile Engineering SCHOOL: School of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SEET) AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri Physico-mechanical properties natural rubber filled with carbonized cherry and rubber seed shell as fillers were studied. Samples … Continue reading

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