Mrs Uchenna L. Onu

Mrs Uchenna Lynda Onu

Assistant Lecturer

B.Sc.(IMSU), M.Sc. (FUTO)




A native of Onicha in Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State. I had my first degree at Imo State University, where I obtained B. Sc in Industrial Chemistry, M.Sc. in Inorganic Chemistry, at Federal University of Technology, Owerri. Currently, am on PhD programmer in Inorganic Chemistry at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO).


  • 2010 – 2015: I worked as a technologist in the department of chemistry FUTO.
  • 2016 – till date: Lecturer to both Undergraduates and Pre-degree students. Course.


Lecturer and Researcher Undergraduate student


  • Drug Synthesis,
  • Characterization
  • antimicrobial properties.


  1. Determination of Physicochemical characteristics of early Rainwater in a Rain Forest Region, Owerri, Nigeria. Journal of Advances in Chemistry. Vol. 10. (4): 2634-2638 August. 2014. Authors: C.I.A Nwokw U.U Egeronu, L.N. Ukiwe, U.L. Onu and E. Chinemere.
  2. Isolation, purification and structural elucidation of Anti-staphylococcus compound from Basic Metabolite of Garcinia kola seed extract. International Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences.Vol. 10 (I): 6-7 September 2014.Authors: A.E Ejeke D, C Ihedioha, N.U Ejele, U.L, Onu, L.N. Ukiwe and R.U Ogbuneke
  3. Isolation and characterization of 1,3. Benzyl Ethyl Methyl Abietate from the leaf of pentadethra Macropphylla (P. Benth). International Journey of Emerging knowledge. Vol. 3(1):1-8 I.C. Iwu, C.O Alisa and Uche Onu.
  4. Isolation, Purification and Characterization of Bioactive Compound from Neutral Metabolites of Garcinia Kola. International Journal of Chemistry. Vol. 7 (1): 68-72. August 14. 2015 Authors: Ogbuneke Romanus Uka, Okoroiwe C.C Onu U.L Onyeocha U, Ejele A.E
  5. G.C M.S. Phytochemical and Antimicrobial Analysis of Oentaclethra Macrophylla Leaf. The International Journal of Science and Technology. Vol. 4(1): 151 – 159 July 2016 I.C Iwu, U.L Onu Maureen Chijioke Okere, A.A Ukaoma and J.N Nzorji.
  6. Phytochemical and Antimicrobial Properties of the Root and leaf extract of Carica Papaya. International Journal of Innovative Research and development.Vol. 5(8) 175-179 July 2016. Authors: Iwu I.C, Ogukwe Cynthia Akah Maureen, Chijioke Okere M, Onu Uchenna Lynda, Iwu Justus. O.
  7. Physicochemical Analysis and Mineralogical composition of Enugu Coal in Nigeria for Potential Utilization. International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research. January 2017 Vol. 6(1): 94-97. Authors: Nwoko Christopher, Ikpeamadi Nkwoada Amarachi Udoka, Onu Uchenna Lynda
  8. Antibacterial and Chemical properties of Chromatographic fractions of Acidic Metabolites from Garcinia Kola seed extract. International Journal of Chemistry. Vol. 7 (1): 68-72. August 14. 2015 Ogbuneke Romanus Uka, Okoroiwe C.C Onu U.L Onyeocha U, Ejee A.E.