Ogwuegbu Martin Onwu Chidozie is a Professor of Mineral and inorganic Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry Federal University of Technology, Owerri. He obtained his Diploma certificate in Metallurgy from University of Sheffield Bigland in 1983, Master of Metallurgy (M.Met) in Iron and Steel Technology in 1984. His Ph.D degree in industrial Chemistry was at the University of Port-Harcourt in 1991.

Prof. Ogwuegbu Martin has served as a visiting lecturer at the Copper belt University Zambia from 1997 to 2001 and as visiting fellow at the Institute of Chemical Physics for Environment, Materials & Energy’s sponsored by TWAS. He has published over 45 papers in referred journals. His research areas include Inorganic chemistry, mineral Processing, biomaterials and environmental mineralogy.