Dr. Wodaje Adiss

Full Name Wodaje Addis Tegegne (PhD)
Academic Rank Assistant Professor
Educational Background
  • PhD in Analytical Chemistry from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology in January 18, 2021
  • M.Sc in Analytical Chemistry from Ambo University in July 2, 2014
  • B.Sc in Applied Chemistry from Ambo University in July 15, 2009
  • Diploma in Chemistry Laboratory Technician from Jimma University, Ambo College in July 14, 2005
Work Experience
  • Assistant Professor at Injibara University from October 11, 2021 to present
  • Assistant Professor at Ambo University from February 8, 2021 to October 10, 2021
  • Lecturer at Ambo University from July 7, 2014 to September 6, 2017
  • Assistant Lecturer at Ambo University from July 18, 2011 to July 6, 2014.
  • Graduate Assistant at Ambo University from July 18, 2009 to July 17, 2011
  • Chemistry Laboratory Assistant at Ambo University from September 9, 2005 to July 17, 2009
Research Interest
  • Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Pharmaceutical analysis, analytical method development
  • Analysis of environmental samples
  • Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy, nano-plasmonics,
  • Nanoparticels, Sensors and biosensors
  • Instrumental analysis and emerging nanotechnology

1)      Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Menbere Leoul Mekonnen, Agaje Bedemo Beyene, Wei-Nien Su, and Bing-Joe Hwang. (2019). Sensitive and Reliable Detection of Deoxynivalenol Mycotoxin in Pig Feed by Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy on Silver Nanocubes@polydopamine substrate. Spectrochemica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy.117940.

2)      Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Wei-Nien Su, Ming-Chen Tseng, Agaje Bedemo Beyene, and Bing-Joe Hwang. (2020). Ag Nanocubes Decorated 1T-MoS2 Nanosheets SERS Substrate for Reliable and Ultrasensitive Detection of Pesticides. Applied Materials Today, 21, 10871.

3)      Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Wei-Nien Su, Agaje Bedemo Beyene, Wei-Hsiang Huang, Meng-Che Tsai, Bing-Joe Hwang. (2021). Flexible hydrophobic filter paper-based SERS substrate using silver nanocubes for sensitive and rapid detection of adenine. Microchemical Journal, 168, 106349.

4)      Agaje Bedemo Beyene, Bing-Joe Hwang, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Jun-Sheng Wang, Hsieh-Chih Tsai, Wei-Nien Su, (2020). Reliable and Sensitive Detection of Pancreatic Cancer Marker by Gold Nanoflower-based SERS Mapping Immunoassay. Microchemical Journal, 158, 105099.

5)      Agaje Bedemo Beyene, Wei-Nien Su, Hsieh-Chih Tsai, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Ching Hsiang Chen, Chih-Ching Huang, David Mares,Vaclav Prajzler, Wei-Hsiang Huang, and Bing-Joe Hwang, (2022). Cu/Ag Nanoparticle-Based Surface–Enhanced Raman Scattering Substrates for Label-Free Bacterial Detection. ACS Applied Nano Materials, 5, 11567-11576.

6)      Zewdu Tadesse Wondimkun, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Jiang Shi-Kai, Chen-Jui Huang, Niguse Awoke Sahalie, Misganaw Adigo Weret, Jui-Yu Hsu, Pei-Lun Hsieh, Yu-Shan Huang, She-Huang Wu, Wei-Nien Su, Bing Joe Hwang. (2021) Highly-lithiophilic Ag@ PDA-GO film to Suppress Dendrite Formation on Cu Substrate in Anode-free Lithium Metal Batteries. Energy Storage Materials, 35, 334-344.

7)      Nigusu Tiruneh Temesgen, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Kassie Nigus Shitaw, Fekadu Wubatu Fenta, Yosef Nikodimos, Bereket Woldegbreal Taklu, Shi-Kai Jiang, Chen-Jui Huang, She-Huang Wu, Wei-Nien Su, Bing Joe Hwang. (2021). Mitigating dendrite formation and electrolyte decomposition via functional double layers coating on copper current collector in anode-free lithium metal battery. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers. 128, 87-97.

8)      Tesfaye Teka Hagos, Wei-Nien Su, Chen-Jui Huang, Balamurugan Thirumalraj, Shuo-Feng Chiu,Ljalem Hadush Abrha, Teklay Mezgebe Hagos, Hailemariam Kassa Bezabh, Gebregziabher Birhan Berhe, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Jing-Yih Cherng, Yaw-Wen Yang, Bing-Joe Hwang. (2020). Developing high-voltage carbonate-ether mixed electrolyte via anode-free cell configuration. Journal of Power Sources, 461, 228053.

9)      Ljalem Hadush Abrha, Tesfaye Teka Hagos, Yosef Nikodimos, Hailemariam Kassa Bezabh, Gebregziabher Brhane Berhe, Teklay Mezgebe Hagos, Chen-Jui Huang, Wodaje Addis Tegegne, Shi-Kai Jiang, Haile Hisho Weldeyohannes, She-Huang Wu, Wei-Nien Su, Bing Joe Hwang. (2020). Dual-Doped Cubic Garnet Solid Electrolytes with Superior Air Stability. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 12(23); 25709-25717.

10)  Eyobel Mulugeta, Wodaje Addis*, Lemessa Benti and Miressa Tadese. (2017). Physichochemical Characterization and Pesticide residue Analysis of Honey Produced in West Shewa Zone, Oromia Region, Ethiopia. American Journal of Applied Chemistry, 5(6):101-109.

11)  Wodaje Addis and Alemayehu Abebaw. (2017). Determination of heavyl Metal Concentration in soils used for cultivation of Allium sativum L.(Garlic) in East Gojjam Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia. Cogent Chemistry, 3(1): 1419422.

12)  Wodaje Addis and Alemayehu Abebaw. (2017). Physicochemical Characterestics of soils used for Cultivation of Garlic (Allium sativum L.) in Ambo District, Ethiopia. Journal of Science and Sustainable Development, 5(2), 33-45.

13)  Wodaje Addis Tegegne and Alemayehu Abebaw Mengiste. (2016). Determination of Essential and Non-essential Metals Concentration in Garlic (Allium sativum L.) Bulb and Leaf Cultivated in Ambo Woreda, Ethiopia. Science Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 4(6): 84-94.

14)  Wodaje Addis and Alemayehu Abebaw. (2016). Studies on the Concentration Levels of Heavy Metals in Soils Used for Cultivation of Garlic (Allium sativum L.) In Ambo Woreda, West Shoa Zone of Oromia, Ethiopia. African Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences, 8 (2): 122-131.

15)  Wodaje Addis Tegegne and Alemayehu Abebaw Mengiste. (2016). The Transfer of Micronutrients between Soils and Allium sativum L. (Garlic) in Ambo District, Oromia, Ethiopia. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, 24(5): 1871-1877.

16)  Wodaje Addis, Alemayehu Abebaw. (2015). Analysis of Selected Physicochemical Parameters of Soils Used for Cultivation of Garlic (Allium sativum L.). Science, Technology and Arts Research Journa,3(4): 29-35.

17)  Wodaje Addis Tegegne. (2015). Analysis of Heavy Metal Levels in Some Edible Fruits from Selected Markets in Ethiopia, Journal of Modern Chemistry & Chemical Technology, 6(1): 1-8.

18)  Wodaje Addis Tegegne. (2015). Assessment of some heavy metal concentrations in selected cereals collected from local markets of Ambo city, Ethiopia. Journal of Cereals and Oil Seeds, 6(2): 8-13.

19)  Wodaje Addis*, Alemayehu Abebaw (2014). Levels of Essential and Non-essential Metals in Garlic (Allium sativum L.) Samples Collected from Different Locations of East Gojjam Zone, Ethiopia. Journal of Modern Chemistry & Chemical Technology, 5(3): 10-19.


Injibara University, College of Natural and Computational Science, Department of Chemistry.

Office: Natural and Computational Science Building (Block 4), Office No: 207

Mobile:+251 911895976

Email: wodajeaddis@gmail.com