Colloid and Surface Science


Volume 4, Issue 1, June 2019

  • Effect of Sand on the Properties of Compressed Soil-Cement Stabilized Blocks

    Lawrence Muhwezi, Stella Eve Achanit

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 26 September 2018
    Accepted: 1 March 2019
    Published: 26 March 2019
    Abstract: With the growing concern of awareness regarding sustainable building materials and environmental issues, a number of people have resorted to using soil-cement stabilized blocks (SCSBs) as an alternative for burnt bricks. However, these stabilized blocks are also known for their high-water absorption capacity during wet seasons which affects their s... Show More
  • Correlation Between the Preparation Methods and the Structural Morphologies of Organometallic Halide Perovskite Thin Films

    Mwende Mbilo, Agumba Onyango John, Fanuel Keheze Mugwang’a

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: 15 March 2019
    Accepted: 22 April 2019
    Published: 11 May 2019
    Abstract: Organometallic halide perovskites are emerging as a promising class of materials for optoelectronic and electrical applications. The degree of molecular ordering that depends on nucleation and growth processes can tune their morphological structure which in turn affects the resultant optical, electronic and electrical properties. Studies have been ... Show More
  • Concentration of Heavy Metals in Some Animal Meats from Merowe–City–Sudan

    Mawia Hassan Elsaim, Aisha Abdelrhaman

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 13-16
    Received: 26 March 2019
    Accepted: 29 April 2019
    Published: 27 May 2019
    Abstract: This study was to determine the concentrations of essential metals such as namely Copper, Cobalt, Manganese, Iron and Zinc) and heavy metals such as Cadmium and Lead performed by atomic absorption spectrophotometer (AAS) in two sample of some animal meats of Mutton (sheep) and Beef (cow), collected from the district popularly in Merowe-city, north ... Show More