Description: Physics Keywords: Phosphor, synthesis, commercial phosphor
The group consists of:

  • Prof HC Swart
  • Prof PH Holloway (Collaborator, University of Florida, USA)
  • Prof JJ Terblans
  • Prof FB Dejene (Qwaqwa Campus)
  • Prof KT Hillie (CSIR, Pretoria)
  • Prof OM Ntwaeaborwa
  • Prof RE Kroon
  • Dr MS Dlamini
  • Dr E Coetsee
  • Dr MM Duvenhage
The following projects are also being investigated:

  • Sol-Gel Process
  • Nanotechnology
  • Project to light up the townships
  • Luminescence of nano-particle SrAl2O4 phosphor
  • Enhancement of Solar Cells
  • Organic LEDs
  • CL studies for display devices
  • Thin film research for display devices


Faculty Manager: Velaphi Makgwahla
T: + 27 51 401 3199

Marketing Manager: Elfrieda Lötter
T: +27 51 401 2531

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