Dr Bonex Wakufwa Mwakikunga
Dr Bonex Wakufwa Mwakikunga
Principal Research Scientist at the CSIR Pretoria
Verified email at csir.co.za - Homepage
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Optical, thermal and structural characteristics of carbon nanoparticles embedded in ZnO and NiO as selective solar absorbers
G Katumba, L Olumekor, A Forbes, G Makiwa, B Mwakikunga, J Lu, ...
Solar energy materials and solar cells 92 (10), 1285-1292, 2008
1282008
Shape-selective dependence of room temperature ferromagnetism induced by hierarchical ZnO nanostructures
DE Motaung, GH Mhlongo, SS Nkosi, GF Malgas, BW Mwakikunga, ...
ACS applied materials & interfaces 6 (12), 8981-8995, 2014
902014
FTIR and Raman Spectroscopy of Carbon Nanoparticles in SiO2, ZnO and NiO Matrices
G Katumba, BW Mwakikunga, TR Mothibinyane
Nanoscale Research Letters 3 (11), 421, 2008
902008
VO2 nanostructures based chemiresistors for low power energy consumption hydrogen sensing
A Simo, B Mwakikunga, BT Sone, B Julies, R Madjoe, M Maaza
International journal of hydrogen energy 39 (15), 8147-8157, 2014
752014
Temperature-dependence on the structural, optical, and paramagnetic properties of ZnO nanostructures
GH Mhlongo, DE Motaung, SS Nkosi, HC Swart, GF Malgas, KT Hillie, ...
Applied surface science 293, 62-70, 2014
702014
Strain and grain size of TiO2 nanoparticles from TEM, Raman spectroscopy and XRD: the revisiting of the Williamson-Hall plot method
PM Kibasomba, S Dhlamini, M Maaza, CP Liu, MM Rashad, DA Rayan, ...
Results in Physics 9, 628-635, 2018
632018
Room temperature ferromagnetism and gas sensing in ZnO nanostructures: Influence of intrinsic defects and Mn, Co, Cu doping
GH Mhlongo, K Shingange, ZP Tshabalala, BP Dhonge, FA Mahmoud, ...
Applied Surface Science 390, 804-815, 2016
632016
Sensing technologies for detection of acetone in human breath for diabetes diagnosis and monitoring
V Saasa, T Malwela, M Beukes, M Mokgotho, CP Liu, B Mwakikunga
Diagnostics 8 (1), 12, 2018
542018
Raman spectroscopy of WO3 nano‐wires and thermo‐chromism study of VO2 belts produced by ultrasonic spray and laser pyrolysis techniques
BW Mwakikunga, E Sideras‐Haddad, A Forbes, C Arendse
physica status solidi (a) 205 (1), 150-154, 2008
452008
Self assembly and properties of C: WO 3 nano-platelets and C: VO 2/V 2 O 5 triangular capsules produced by laser solution photolysis
BW Mwakikunga, A Forbes, E Sideras-Haddad, M Scriba, E Manikandan
Nanoscale Research Letters 5 (2), 389-397, 2010
432010
First synthesis of vanadium dioxide by ultrasonic nebula-spray pyrolysis
BW Mwakikunga, E Sideras-Haddad, M Maaza
Optical Materials 29 (5), 481-487, 2007
432007
Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy for sepia melanin
A Mbonyiryivuze, B Mwakikunga, SM Dhlamini, M Maaza
Science and Education Publishing, 2015
402015
Solar absorption and thermal emission properties of multiwall carbon nanotube/nickel oxide nanocomposite thin films synthesized by sol–gel process
KT Roro, N Tile, B Mwakikunga, B Yalisi, A Forbes
Materials Science and Engineering: B 177 (8), 581-587, 2012
402012
Defect-induced magnetism in undoped and Mn-doped wide band gap zinc oxide grown by aerosol spray pyrolysis
DE Motaung, I Kortidis, D Papadaki, SS Nkosi, GH Mhlongo, ...
Applied surface science 311, 14-26, 2014
382014
Photoluminescence and hydrogen gas-sensing properties of titanium dioxide nanostructures synthesized by hydrothermal treatments
LM Sikhwivhilu, S Mpelane, BW Mwakikunga, S Sinha Ray
ACS applied materials & interfaces 4 (3), 1656-1665, 2012
362012
Structural and optical properties of ZnO nanostructures grown by aerosol spray pyrolysis: Candidates for room temperature methane and hydrogen gas sensing
DE Motaung, GH Mhlongo, I Kortidis, SS Nkosi, GF Malgas, ...
Applied surface science 279, 142-149, 2013
332013
Optimization, yield studies and morphology of WO 3 nano-wires synthesized by laser pyrolysis in C 2 H 2 and O 2 ambients—validation of a new growth mechanism
BW Mwakikunga, A Forbes, E Sideras-Haddad, C Arendse
Nanoscale Research Letters 3 (10), 372-380, 2008
332008
Nanocauliflower like structure of CdS thin film for solar cell photovoltaic applications: in situ tin doping by chemical bath deposition technique
KC Wilson, E Manikandan, MB Ahamed, BW Mwakikunga
Journal of alloys and compounds 585, 555-560, 2014
302014
Progress in ultrasonic spray pyrolysis for condensed matter sciences developed from ultrasonic nebulization theories since michael faraday
BW Mwakikunga
Critical reviews in solid state and materials sciences 39 (1), 46-80, 2014
302014
Natural dye sensitizer for Grätzel cells: Sepia melanin
A Mbonyiryivuze, I Omollo, BD Ngom, B Mwakikunga, SM Dhlamini, ...
Physics and material chemistry 3, 1-6, 2015
292015
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