Review Article Organic Chemistry
1. Importance of Microwave Heating In Organic Synthesis

Sumitra Nain; Ruchi Singh; S Ravichandran

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 94-104

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.94104

Abstract
  Microwave is a convenient source of heating for organic synthesis. The heating is instantaneous and very specific. Nowadays Microwave assisted organic synthesis may consider all the previously heated reaction by this technique. The benefits of this organic synthesis by microwave increasingly making this ...  Read More

Importance of Microwave Heating In Organic Synthesis


Review Article Physical chemistry
2. Prospects and Challenges of Using Coagulation-Flocculation method in the treatment of Effluents

Kingsley Ogemdi Iwuozor

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 105-127

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.105127

Abstract
  Wastewaters from chemical industries are characterized by the presence of heavy metallic ions, chemical contaminant and turbidity. Exposure to lead (Pb), for example, is recognized as a major risk factor for several human diseases, and the structure of industrial ecological systems have made exposure ...  Read More

Prospects and Challenges of Using Coagulation-Flocculation method in the treatment of Effluents


Original Research Article Application of nanomaterial
3. Adsorptive Removal of Arsenic from Aqueous Solutions Using Amino Functionalized Super paramagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticle/SiO2

Hadi Noorizadeh; Abbas Farmany

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 128-135

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.128135

Abstract
  The adsorption features of amino functionalized superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticle/SiO2 for selective removal of arsenic in water is studied. Amino functionalized superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticle/SiO2 is synthesized and characterized with Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), ...  Read More

Adsorptive Removal of Arsenic from Aqueous Solutions Using Amino Functionalized Super paramagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticle/SiO2


Original Research Article Analytical chemistry
4. Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Anti-Nutritional Factors of Five Wine Samples

Kingsley Ogemdi Iwuozor

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 136-146

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.136146

Abstract
  This research was aimed at the qualitative and quantitative determination of three anti-nutritional factors (Oxalate, Phytate, and Tannins) present in five wine samples produced in Nigeria. The determination of tannin was done using Folin-Denis Spectrophotometric method, the determination of oxalate ...  Read More

Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Anti-Nutritional Factors of Five Wine Samples


Original Research Article Analytical chemistry
5. Mineralogy and Pollution Status of Columbite-Tin Ore Contaminated Soil

Adams Itodo; Raymond Wuana; Bulus Emmanuel Duwongs; Davoe Danbok Bwede

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 147-164

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.147164

Abstract
  Mining activities are one of the numerous ways by which man impacts on his environment. In this study, two non-destructive analytical techniques (XRF and XRD) were employed in the mineralogical characterization of Columbite-Tin ore and their contaminated soils. This investigates associated unnoticed ...  Read More

Mineralogy and Pollution Status of Columbite-Tin Ore Contaminated Soil


Original Research Article Application of nanomaterial
6. Preparation of ThO2 as a structural analogue for nuclear fuel via surfactant-templated sol-gel route

Simin Janitabar Darzi; Niloofar Mohseni

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 165-174

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.165174

Abstract
  Sol-gel synthesis of surfactant-templated nanostructured ceramic materials is usually carried out via controlled hydrolysis and condensation of a starting material in the presence of micelles of a polymer, followed by its removal by extraction or calcination. In this work, surfactant template sol-gel ...  Read More

Preparation of ThO2 as a structural analogue for nuclear fuel via surfactant-templated sol-gel route


Original Research Article Application of nanomaterial
7. On the use of methylimidazolium acetate ionic liquids as solvent and stabilizer in the synthesis of cobalt nanoparticles by chemical reduction method

Walter Efiok John; Ayi Anyama Ayi; Chinyere Anyama; Providence Betelwhobel Ashishie; Bassey Enyi Inah

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, Pages 175-183

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.175183

Abstract
  1-ethyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate (EMIMOAC) and 1-buthyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate (BMIMOAC) ionic liquids have been used as a solvent and stabilizing agent in an attempt to prepare cobalt nanoparticles via chemical reduction method. The SEM and UV-Vis techniques confirm the formation of nanoparticles. ...  Read More

On the use of methylimidazolium acetate ionic liquids as solvent and stabilizer in the synthesis of cobalt nanoparticles by chemical reduction method