Mrs Moipone Malimabe
Position
Q Lecturer
Department
Chemistry
Address
CHEMISTRY
QWA QWA
UFS
Telephone
058 7185317
Office
Information

Short CV

 

Residential Address: 874H Riverside, Phuthaditjhaba, 9866

Contact: Tel (work): +27(0)587185317; e-mail: mokoenama@ufs.ac.za 

Work experience

2007 to date: Lecturer, University of the Free State, Natural and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Chemistry: Physical Chemistry, Applied Polymer Science

1998-2006: Junior Lecturer: University of the Free State, Natural and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Chemistry 

1992-1998: Tsebo Senior Secondary School – Mathematics and Physical Science Educator 

Research areas

  • Composites of polymers with natural fibres
  • Physics of condensed phases and materials
  • Rare earth based luminescent materials

Research topics

  • The effects of peroxide treatment on composites of LLDPE and short sisal fibre
  • Thermal, Structural and Optical Properties of MO: Ce3+ and co-doped with Tb3+ and Eu3+, respectively (M; Zn, Cd) Phosphors incorporated in polymers.
  • Characterization of Ce3+ doped ZnO nano-powders co-doped with different concentrations of Eu3+ in polymer films of PVC, PCL and PVC/PCL blends

 

 

 

 

Courses Presented

CHEM2613, CHEM2611, CHEM3734: Physical Chemistry

CMPA6824: Applied Polymer Science


FACULTY CONTACT

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We are currently not in our offices, as per the lockdown measures in place for South Africa.


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T: +27 51 401 2531
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