Duce

FACULTY OF SCIENCE


Personal Information

Name:

Elbert Anyambilile Mbukwa

Contact Address:

P. O. Box 2329
Dar es Salaam
Email: mbukwaelbert@gmail.com & mbukwa@duce.ac.tz
(mobile) 0657 66 592 0 & 0687 90 8 34 4

Education

University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg South Africa (2013)
PhD Chemistry
University of Botswana, Gaborone Botswana (2006)
M. Phil. Chemistry
University of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam Tanzania (2002)
B. Sc (Ed) (Chem, Biol & Educ.)
Dar es Salaam Teacher’s CollegeDar esSalaam,Tanzania, 1997
Diploma

Research interests

Bioanalytical Chemistry & Natural products chemistry

Teaching

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Stereochemistry
  • Organic Spectroscopy

Publications

  1. Elbert A. Mbukwa, Titus A.M. Msagati, Bhekie B. Mamba Preparation of guanidinium terminus-molecularly imprinted polymers for selective recognition and solid-phase extraction (SPE) of [arginine]-microcystins. Anal Bioanal Chemistry 2013, 12: 4253-4267.
  2. Elbert A. Mbukwa, Sammy Boussiba, Victor Wepener, Stefan Leu, Yuval Kaye, Titus A. M. Msagati and Bhekie B. Mamba. PCR amplification and DNA sequence of mcyA gene: The distribution profile of a toxigenic Microcystis aeruginosa in the Hartbeespoort Dam, South Africa. Journal of Water and Health, 2013, 11(3): 563-572.
  3. Elbert A. Mbukwa, Sammy Boussiba, Victor Wepener, Stefan Leu, Yuval Kaye, Titus A. M. Msagati and Bhekie B. Mamba. Potential use of dissolved cyanobacterial DNA for monitoring toxic Microcystis cyanobacteria in filtered water. J. Phys. Chem. Earth, 2013, 66: 167-172.