Department of Chemistry
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS PhD polymer Chemistry (1992); MSc. Chemical Engineering (1978); BSc. Chemistry (1976). Lecturer JKUAT (2007); Director KIRDI (2003); Ag Director KIRDI (2000); Deputy Director KIRDI (1992); Research Officer KIRDI (1978) Order of Grand Warrior (OGW) (2004) PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member of America Chemical Society Member of Kenya Chemical Society Graduate Member of Kenya Association of Chemical Engineers Registered Lead Expert on Environmental Impact Assessment/Environmental Auditing
Muturi, P., Dirlikov S., & Gitu P. Vernonia and Epoxidised linseed and soybean oils – as low yellowing diluents in Alkyd Coatings, Pigment and Resin Technology, Vol.23 No.3, 1994, pp.3-7.
Muturi P., Wang D. and Dirlikov S., Epoxidized vegetable oils as reactive diluents, II, comparison of Vernonia, Epoxidized soybean, and linseed oils. Progress in Organic Coatings. Vol.25, Oct. 1994 PP. 85-94.
Muturi Mwangi P., Evaluation studies on the application of vernonia and other epoxidized vegetable oils in Alkyd and Epoxy Coatings, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Nairobi (1992).