National Centre for Petroleum Research & Development
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THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Aliyu Jauro, PhD

Section A:   Personal Data

Name:     Jauro Aliyu
Place of Birth Gombe
State of Origin: Gombe
Nationality:   Nigerian
Gender Male
Marital Status Married
Phone Number:   +2348024047199
E-Mail Address: alijauro@daad-alumni.de

Section B:   Institutions Attended with Dates

  • Central Primary School  Gombe, Gombe State          1976-1982
  • G.J.S.S. Gandu, Gombe, Gombe State                     1982-1985
  • G.S.S.S. Darazo, Bauchi, Bauchi State                     1985-1987
  • A.T. B. University, Bauchi, Bauchi State                   1989-1995
  • A.T. B. University, Bauchi, Bauchi State                   1999-2002
  • A.T.B. University, Bauchi, Bauchi State                    2002-2007

Section C:  Qualifications Obtained with Dates

  • Primary School Leaving Certificate                         1982
  • General Certificate of Education                             1987
  • Bachelor of Tech. (Hons.) (Industrial Chemistry)    1995
  • Master of Science (Chemistry)                               2002
  • General Certificate of Education                             1987

Section D:  Awards/Honors

  • German Academic Exchange Scholarship (DAAD) - 2005
  • European Association of Organic Geochemists (EAOG) Travel Grant - 2005

Section E:  Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, Chemical Society Of Nigeria (CSN)
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria (MICCON)

Section F:   Working Experience/Career Progression

A.T.B.University Bauchi, Nigeria (Lecturing)                         1997-Date
  • Graduate Assistant                                                      1997-1999
  • Assistant Lecturer                                                       1999-2002
  • Lecturer II                                                                  2002-2005
  • Lecturer I                                                                   2005-2008
  • Senior Lecturer                                                          2008-2011
  • Reader                                                                       2011-Date

Section G:  Academic Responsibilities

  • Deputy Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies                           2009-Date
  • Head of Coal Research, National Centre  for Petroleum
    Research and Development (NCPDR)                                      2009-Date
  • Coordinator of Postgraduate Studies and
    Examinations Chemistry Programme                                          2008-2009
  • Assistant Coordinator, Chemistry Programme                           2008-Date
  • Examinations Officer, Chemistry Programme                             2008-2009
  • Member, DTLC Committee, Chemistry Programme                  2008-Date
  • Registration Officer/Students Advisor                                        2000-Date
  • Records Officer, Chemistry Programme                                    2005-2008

Section H: Projects/Titles and Dates

  • Jauro, A. (2007). Geochemical Analysis of Benue Trough Coal Extracts: PhD Thesis
  • Jauro, A. (2002). Effects of Flame-Retardants on the Combustion of Some Tropical Woods: MSc Thesis
  • Jauro, A. (1995). Synthesis, Characterization and Redox Kinetics of Trisoxalatocobaltate-6 Complex with 1,6-Benzenediol: Undergraduate Project

Section I:    Research Activities

  • Coal Chemistry, Biodiesel and Organic Geochemistry

Section J:   Publications

Textbook
  • Aliyu Jauro (2011). Organic Geochemistry of Benue Trough Coals; Biomarkers, Hydrocarbon Generation and Coking Potentials. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany (ISBN 978-3-8443-8241-9)

Thesis/Dissertations Supervised

  • Chukwu C. J. (2011). Determination of the Physical and Plastic Properties of Some Nigerian Coals. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Fawole, O. I. C. (2011). Production of Biodiesel from Moringa Oleifera Seed. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Oshieke, K. C.  (2011). Production of Biodiesel from Pentaclethra Macrophylla Seed Oil. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Shanu, B. U. (2011). Physical Properties and Trace Elements Contents of Some Nigerian Coals. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Ajiya, D. A. (2012). Extraction and Carbonization Products of Garin-Maiganga Coals. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Aminu, H. K. (2012). Separation of Paraffin Wax from Crude Oil using Urea Adduction Process. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Gye, D. J. (2012). Flammability of Briquettes from Lafia-Obi and Chikila Coals. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Ryemshak, S. A. (2012). Technological Applications of Some Nigerian Coals. Msc Thesis. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi

Articles in Learned Journal

  1. Kinsley Chinonyerem Oshieke and Aliyu Jauro (2012). Production of Biodiesel from Pentaclethra      Macrophylla Seed Oil. International Journal of Renewal Energy Technology, 3, (4) pp 400-401
  2. Ezeribe, A. I., Oshieke, K. C. and Jauro, A. (2012). Physico-Chemical Properties of Well Water Samples     from Some Villages in Nigeria with Cases of Stained and Mottle Teeth. Science World Journal, 7(1), pp 1-3
  3. C. J. Chukwu, N. A. Obasi, A. jauro, A. I. Ezeribe, C. B. nwachukwu, J. D. Putshak’a. Physical and Plastic Properties of Three Nigerian Coals. Asian Journal of material Science, 4(2), pp 45-51
  4. O. R. A. Iyun, K. A. Bello, A. Jauro (2012). Synthesis of Acid Dyes derived from 2-aminothiozoles and their Dyeing Performance on Wool and Silk Fabrics. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 37, (1) pp 48-50
  5. A. Jauro and C. J. Chukwu (2011). Production of Formed Coke from Nigerian Coals. Petroleum & Coal, 53, (1)
  6. A. Jauro, K. C. Oshieke and H. M. Adamu (2011). Extraction and Characterization of Pentaclathra Macrophylla Seed Oil. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 36, (1) pp 180-184
  7. E. O. Ekanem, A. Jauro, A. S. Sambo and A. C. Etonihu (2011). Chemical Analysis of Some Trace Metals in Selected Nigerian Coals. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 36, (1) pp 152-155
  8. A. C. Etonihu, E. O. Ekanem and A. Jauro (2011). Distribution of n-alkanes in Some Nigerian Coals: Possible Indicator to Depositional Environmentl. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 36, (1) pp 170-175
  9. M. B. Nasirudeen and A. Jauro (2011). Quality of Some Nigerian Coals as Blending Stock in Metallurgical Coke Production. Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering, 10, (1), pp.101-109
  10. D. E. A. Boryo, A. I. Ezeribe, A. O. Mustapha and J. Aliyu (2010). Effects of Urea, Borax and Ammoniumphosphate on Fire Retardant and Mechanical Properties of Plastic obtained from Polyvinyllchloride. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 35, (2) pp 11-16
  11. I. O. Akpabio, M. M. Chagga and A. Jauro (2008). Assessment of Some Nigerian Coals for Metallurgical Applications.Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering, 7, (4), pp 301-306.
  12. Aliyu Jauro (2008). Organic Geochemistry of Coals from Benue Trough, Nigeria. EAOG Travel Award Report. European Association of Organic Geochemists Newsletter, 24, pp 12-14
  13. A. Jauro, M. O. Agho, O. J. Abayeh, N G. Obaje and M. B. Abubakar (2008). Petrographic Studies and Coking Properties of Lamza, Chikila and Lafia-Obi Coals of the Benue Trough. Journal of Mining and Geology, 44 (1), pp 37-43
  14. Jauro, A., Chigozie, A.A. and Nasirudeen, M. B. (2008). Determination of Selected Metals in Coal Samples from Lafia-Obi and Chikila. Science World Journal, 3(2), pp 79-81
  15. M. B. Abubakar, E.F.C. Dike, N. G. Obaje, H. Wehner, G. Scheeder, and A. Jauro (2008). Petroleum prospectivity of Cretaceous formations in the Gongola Basin, Upper Benue Trough Nigeria. An Organic Geochemical Perspective on a Migrated Oil Controversy. Journal of Petroleum Geology, 31(4), pp 387-408
  16. A. Jauro, N. G. Obaje, M. O. Agho, M. B., Abubakar and A. Tukur (2007). Organic Geochemistry of Cretaceous Lamza and Chikila Coals, Upper Benue Trough, Nigeria. Fuel, 86, (1) pp 520-532
  17. Tukur, A., Samaila, N. K., Shettima, B. and Jauro, A. (2006). An Assessment of the Hydrocarbon Potential of Some Cretaceous Coals from the Benue Trough, Nigeria. Journal League of researchers in Nigeria, 6, (2) pp 192-199
  18. Jauro, A., Akpabio I. O. and Kolo, A. M. (2005). Flame Retardants Action of an Intumescent Paint on some Tropical Woods. Journal League of researchers in Nigeria, 6, (2) pp 102-108
  19. N. G. Obaje, H. Wehner, G. Scheeder, M. B. Abubakar and A. Jauro (2004). Hydrocarbon Prospectivity of Nigeria’s Inland Basins: From the Viewpoint of Organic Geochemistry and Organic Petrology. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 88, (3) pp 325-353
  20. I. O. Akpabio and A. Jauro (2002). Effects of Mixed Flame-Retardants on the Combustion Characteristics of Wood Cellulose. Journal Chemical Society of Nigeria, 27, (1) pp 20-23

  21. Peer Reviewed Conference Papers
  22. I. O. Akpabio, C. J. Chukwu and A. Jauro (2009). Determination of the Physical, Mechanical and Plastic Properties of Three Nigerian Coals. Proceedings of 32nd Annual International Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria. pp 218-224
  23. Fawole, O. I. Charles and Aliyu Jauro (2009). Production of Biodiesel from Moringa oleifera Seed Oil. Proceedings of 32nd Annual International Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria. pp 179-183
  24. Fawole, O. I. Charles and Aliyu Jauro (2009). Characterization of Moringa oleifera Seed Oil. Proceedings of 32nd Annual International Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria. pp 252-255
  25. A. Jauro, M. O. Agho, O. J. Abayeh, B. Horsfield and H. Wilkes (2007). Distribution of n-Alkanes in Some Nigerian Coal Samples. Proceedings of the 30th Annual International Conference of Chemical Society of Nigeria. pp 209-212.

Section K:   Community Services

  • Member, Gombe State Government Committee, on the establishment of a State Polytechnic, 2012
  • Chairman ATBU Fresh Students Orientation Committee, 2009/2010 Session, 2010/2011 Session
  • Chairman Technical Committee, 32nd International Conference of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, Bauchi 2009
  • Member Board of Trustees, Center for Local Development Initiative (CELDI), Bauchi.
  • Resource Person, NBTE Courses Accreditation Team to Nigerian Polytechnics
  • Reviewer, Fuel and Energy, Journal of American Chemical Society
  • Reviewer, Nigerian Journal of Technical Education
  • Reviewer, Journal of African Earth Science
  • Treasurer, Chemical Society of Nigeria, (CSN), Bauchi Chapter
  • Resource Person, Chemdoc Clinic, Bauchi

Section L:     References

  • Professor O. J. Abayeh, Chemistry Programme, A. T. B. University, P.M.B. 0248, Bauchi, Bauchi State
  • Dr M. B. Abubakar, Geology  Programme, A. T. B. University, P.M.B. 0248, Bauchi, Bauchi State
  • Alh. Yusuf Goje, Gombe Media Corporation, Mile 3, Bauchi Road, Gombe Gombe State