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Dr. Modupe Olufemi Doyeni

ORCiD iD: 0000-0001-8281-0047
E-mail: modupe.doyeni@lammc.lt
Studentų St. 15A, Akademija, Kaunas dist., Lithuania


2018–2022 Doctoral Studies, Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry.

2010–2012 M.Tech Environmental Microbiology), Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.

2000–2005 B. Tech Industrial Microbiology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.

Academic degrees and pedagogical titles

2022 Doctoral degree in Agricultural Sciences, Agronomy, dissertation topic “Influence of digestate fertilization on greenhouse gas emissions, biomass productivity, soil quality and activity of soil microorganisms in agricultural cropping systems”.

Research fields

  • Soil health & quality of soil improvers
  • Waste utilization, nutrient cycling & organic amendment in soil
  • Renewable energy & biofuel processes
  • Climate change & GHG mitigation across agricultural systems

Professional experience

Since 2023 Senior Researcher, Agrobiology Laboratory, Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC.

2022 Researcher, Agrobiology Laboratory, Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC.

2018–2022 Junior Researcher, Agrobiology Laboratory, Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC.

2007–2018 Business Development and Finance across Banks.

Qualification Improvement

  • 2021 European Joint Programme (EJP Soil) - Soil System Course - Analytical Method for Integrating the chemical, biophysical interphase in soils’
  • 2021 The French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and Environment (INRAE), France. Two weeks- EJP intern visit- for the purpose of learning and discussing on new and improved methods of enzymatic methodologies for microbial metabolism.
  • 2019 Gene Expression Laboratory, University of Florence, Department of Agricultural Products and Environmental Sciences, 2 weeks internship on soil microorganisms & metagenomics studies.

Involvement in programmes and projects

2023–2024 EJP Bio-economy and Circular Agriculture for Soil Health (BioCASH).

2022–2024 AGROECOseqC “AGROECOlogical strategies for an efficient functioning of the plant - soil biota interactions to increase SOC sequestration”.

2019–2021 LMT National Science Program “Sustainability of Agro, Forest and Aquatic Ecosystems project “Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Changing Nitrogen Flows in the Ecosystem” (MANGHG).


  • 2021 LAMMC productivity award.
  • 2019 Best presentation – Young Scientists for Advance in Agriculture, Lithuania Academy of Sciences.


Articles in journals indexed in Clarivate Analytics Web of Science database

  1. Doyeni M. O., Suproniene S., Barcauskaite K., Tilvikiene V. 2023. Animal manure digestate fertilization effect on the soil microbial activity and crop productivity in the northern part of temperate climate conditions-Lithuania. Geoderma Regional, 34: e00699. IF – 4,1
  2. Doyeni M. O., Barcauskaite K., Buneviciene K., Venslauskas K., Navickas K., Rubezius M., Baksinskaite A., Suproniene S., Tilvikiene V. 2023. Nitrogen flow in livestock waste system towards an efficient circular economy in agriculture. Waste Management and Research: The Journal for a Sustainable Circular Economy, 41 (3): 701–712IF – 3,9
  3. Suproniene S., Doyeni M. O., Viti C., Tilvikiene V., Pini F. 2022. Characterization of the soil prokaryotic community with respect to time and fertilization with animal waste–based digestate in a humid continental climate. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 10: 852241. IF – 4,6
  4. Venslauskas K., Navickas K., Rubežius M., Tilvikienė V., Supronienė S., Doyeni M. O., Barčauskaitė K., Bakšinskaitė A., Bunevičienė K. 2022. Environmental impact assessment of sustainable pig farm via management of nutrient and co-product flows in the farm. Agronomy12 (4): 760. IF – 3,7
  5. Ayaz M., Stulpinaite U., Feiziene D., Tilvikiene V., Akthar K., Baltrėnaite-Gediene E., Striugas N., Rehmani U., Alam S., Iqbal R., Toleikiene M., Doyeni M. 2022. Pig manure digestate-derived biochar for soil management and crop cultivation in heavy metals contaminated soil. Soil Use and Management, 38 (2): 1307–1321. IF – 3,8
  6. Bakšinskaitė A., Tilvikiene V., Doyeni M. O. 2022. Biomass yield and biofiber properties of select industrial fiber crops in Lithuania. Agronomy Journal, 114 (6): 3129–3140. IF – 2,1
  7. Barcauskaite K., Drapanauskaitė D., Silva M., Murzin V., Doyeni M., Urbonavicius M., Williams C., Supronienė S., Baltrusaitis J. 2021. Low concentrations of Cu2+ in synthetic nutrient containing wastewater inhibit MgCO3-to-struvite transformation. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 7 (3): 521–534. IF – 5,819
  8. Doyeni M. O., Stulpinaite U., Baksinskaite A., Suproniene S., Tilvikiene V. 2021. The effectiveness of digestate use for fertilization in agricultural cropping system. Plants, 10 (8): 1734. IF – 4,658
  9. Vilkiene M., Mockeviciene I., Karcauskiene D., Suproniene S., Doyeni M. O., Ambrazaitiene D. 2021. Biological indicators of soil quality under different tillage systems in retisol. Sustainability, 13: 9624. IF – 3,889
  10. Doyeni M. O., Baksinskaite A., Suproniene S., Tilvikiene V. 2021. Effect of animal waste based digestate fertilization on soil microbial activities, greenhouse gas emissions and spring wheat productivity in loam and sandy loam soil. Agronomy, 11 (7): 1281. IF – 3,949
  11. Doyeni M. O., Stulpinaite U., Baksinskaite A., Suproniene S., Tilvikiene V. 2021. Greenhouse gas emissions in agricultural cultivated soils using animal waste-based digestates for crop fertilization. Journal of Agricultural Science, 159 (1–2): 26–30. IF – 2,603

Other peer-reviewed publications

  1. Adegunloye D. V., Adetuyi F. C., Akinyosoye F. A., Doyeni M. O. 2007. Microbial analysis of compost using cow dung as booster. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 6 (5): 506–510.

Other articles

  1. Doyeni M., Suproniene S., Tilvikienė V. 2021. Fertilizers and plant protection using biological measures. Abstract book. 17th International Conference of Young Scientists on Energy and Natural Sciences Issues (CYSENI).

Popular press articles

  1. Tilvikienė V., Doyeni M., Baksinskaitė A., Stulpinaitė U. 2020. Ar pagrįsta organinių trąšų baimė dėl išmetamų dujų? Mano ūkis, 8: 34–35.