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  • Research Fellow in Nanoporous Materials - University of Huddersfield - September 2016
  • Lecturer - University of the Witwatersrand
  • Teaching Assistant - University of the Witwatersrand
  • Research Assistant - Moi University

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Ion beam Modification of Materials 


  • Ion Iirradiation
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy

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Research Output 2012 2019

Cross-sectional transmission electron microscopy studies of boron ion implantation in hexagonal boron nitride: English

Aradi, E., Naidoo, S. R., Cummings, F., Motochi, I. & Derry, T. E., Feb 2019, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 92, p. 168-173 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boron nitride
Ion implantation
Transmission electron microscopy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Allotrope conversion and surface hardness increase in ion implanted boron nitride

Derry, T. E., Lisema, L. I., Magabe, A. T., Aradi, E., Machaka, R. & Madhuku, M., 15 Dec 2018, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 355, p. 61-64 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Boron nitride
boron nitrides

Enhanced Radiation Tolerance of Tungsten Nanoparticles to He Ion Irradiation

Aradi, E., Lewis-Fell, J., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Mir, A. H., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J., 14 Dec 2018, In : Nanomaterials. 8, 12, p. 1-14 14 p., 1052.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ion bombardment
3 Citations (Scopus)

Raman studies on the effect of multiple-energy ion implantation on single-crystal hexagonal boron nitride

Aradi, E., Naidoo, S. R., Erasmus, R. M., Julies, B. & Derry, T. E., 4 Mar 2015, In : Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids. 170, 3, p. 175-182 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boron nitride
boron nitrides
Ion implantation
ion implantation
Raman scattering
1 Citation (Scopus)

Surface Brillouin scattering on annealed ion-implanted CVD diamond

Motochi, I., Naidoo, S. R., Mathe, B. A., Erasmus, R. M., Aradi, E., Derry, T. E. & Olivier, E. J., Jun 2015, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 56, p. 6-12 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brillouin scattering
Chemical vapor deposition