Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

25 Citations (Scopus)
Steel corrosion
Reinforced concrete
Corrosion
Concrete mixtures
Concrete construction
5 Citations (Scopus)
Calibration
Inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Atomic absorption spectrometry
Liquid chromatography
Electrochemistry
21 Citations (Scopus)

A strongly convergent algorithm for the split common fixed point problem

Boikanyo, O. A., Jun 22 2015, In : Applied Mathematics and Computation. 265, p. 844-853 10 p., 21251.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fixed Point Problem
Common Fixed Point
Mathematical operators
Operator
Converge

A study for the implementation of an economic optimization of coking plants

Savu, A., Muntean, I., Lazea, G. & Agachi, P. Ş., Jan 1 2011, In : Chemical Engineering Transactions. 24, p. 409-414 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coke plants
Coking
Economics
Model predictive control
Vacuum
9 Citations (Scopus)

A STUDY OF SECURITY CHALLENGES IN WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS

Selvaraj, R., Rajendra, S. & Kuthadi, V. M., 2010, In : JATIT. 20, 1, p. 39-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

A study of technology adoption in manufacturing firms

Kristianto, Y., Ajmal, M., Tenkorang, R. A. & Hussain, M., 2012, In : Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. 23, 2, p. 198-211 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Managers
Technology adoption
Leadership roles
Manufacturing firms
Industry
1 Citation (Scopus)

A study of the variables in the optimisation of a platinum precipitation process

Phetla, T., Muzenda, E. & Belaid, M., Sep 1 2010, In : World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. 70, p. 248-254 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platinum
Iridium
Rhodium
Ruthenium
Effluents
24 Citations (Scopus)

A study on energy and CO2 saving potential of ground source heat pump system in India

Sivasakthivel, T., Murugesan, K. & Sahoo, P. K., 2014, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 32, p. 278-293 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Geothermal heat pumps
Heat pump systems
Heating
Electricity
Cooling
1 Citation (Scopus)

A study on relationship between casting geometric modulus and feeding distance of ductile iron bar-shaped castings

Saravanan, V. S., Palanisamy, C., Mohanraj, M., Shah, J. & Bhero, S., Jan 1 2016, In : International Journal of Metalcasting. 10, 4, p. 477-482 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nodular iron
Casting
Solidification
Silicates
Graphite

A Study on the State of Powered-Exoskeleton Design for Lower Extremities

Baldovino, R. G. & Jamisola, R., 2011. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Robotics
3 Citations (Scopus)

A Surface Photovoltage Study of Surface Defects on Co-Doped TiO2 Thin Films Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis

Juma, A., Wafula, H. B., Sakwa, T., Musembi, R. J. & Simiyu, J., 2016, In : Coatings. 6, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Open Access
Dynamic models
Control systems
2 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of astronomical research: A baseline for astronomical development

Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Russo, P. & Cárdenas-Avendaño, A., Dec 1 2013, In : Astronomical Journal. 146, 6, 138.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

astronomy
astrophysics
income
observatory
observatories
2 Citations (Scopus)

A survey on database synchronization algorithms for mobile device

Kekgathetse, M. B. & Letsholo, K. J., Apr 10 2016, In : Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology. 86, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mobile Database
Mobile devices
Mobile Devices
Synchronization
Server
Open Access
water quality
land use
water pollution
water management
pollution
Open Access
land use
water quality
energy
drinking water
cost
3 Citations (Scopus)

Asymptotics of work distribution for a Brownian particle in a time-dependent anharmonic potential

Holubec, V., Dierl, M., Einax, M., Maass, P., Chvosta, P. & Ryabov, A., 2015, In : Physica Scripta. 2015, T165

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Atmospheric oxidative and non-oxidative leaching of Ni-Cu matte by acidified ferric chloride solution

Sekhukhune, L. M., Ntuli, F. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 114, 5, p. 401-409 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leaching
leaching
chloride
Copper
copper
7 Citations (Scopus)

Atom Type Preferences, Structural Diversity, and Property Profiles of Known Drugs, Leads, and Nondrugs: A Comparative Assessment

Viswanadhan, V. N., Rajesh, H. & Balaji, V. N., 2011, In : ACS Combinatorial Science. 13, 3, p. 327-336 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atoms
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Molecules
Refractive index
Molecular weight
2 Citations (Scopus)

A treatise of biological models

Nyabadza, F., Kgosimore, M. & Lungu, E. M., Dec 1 2012, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 238 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Biological Models
Mathematical Modeling
Social Dynamics
Resource Management
Population Dynamics
13 Citations (Scopus)

Attempt time Monte Carlo: An alternative for simulation of stochastic jump processes with time-dependent transition rates

Holubec, V., Chvosta, P., Einax, M. & Maass, P., 2011, In : EPL (Europhysics Letters). 93, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Attitudes and perspectives for maintenance of science laboratory equipment in developing countries

Totolo, O., 1997, UNESCO-ROSTA sponsored Workshop on maintenance and repair of laboratory equipment. Totolo, O., Ekosse, G. & Gotlop, Y. (eds.). p. 10-14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Ozone
ozone
event
Upper atmosphere
Troposphere
7 Citations (Scopus)

A two-sex model for the influence of heavy alcohol consumption on the spread of HIV/AIDS

Thomas, G. & Lungu, E. M., Oct 1 2010, In : Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering. 7, 4, p. 871-904 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohol
Alcohol Drinking
Backward Bifurcation
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Alcohols
3 Citations (Scopus)

Auction-based competition of hybrid small cells for dropped macrocell users

Basutli, B. & Lambotharan, S., 2017, In : IET Signal Processing. 11, 6, p. 695-703 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Base stations
Global optimization
Beamforming
Wireless networks

Ausgewählte Aspekte öffentlicher Gesundheitin einer innerstädtischen informellen Siedlung. Das Beispiel Sangwa in Kigali

Translated title of the contribution: Selected aspects of public health in an urban informal settlement. Example of Sangwa in KigaliKhan, S., Akinyemi, F. O. & Schweikart, J., 2013, In : Urbanes Leben . 4, p. 33-40

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Authigenic minerals from the Paola Ridge (southern Tyrrhenian Sea): Evidences of episodic methane seepage

Franchi, F., Rovere, M., Gamberi, F., Rashed, H., Vaselli, O. & Tassi, F., Sep 1 2017, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 86, p. 228-247 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
seepage
authigenic mineral
mud
mud volcano
concretion

Automatizarea proceselor chimice: lucrări de laborator

Iancu, M-H., Mogoş-Kirner, M. L., Agachi, P. S. & Cristea, V. M., 2014

Research output: Other contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Autonomous underwater vehicle motion tracking using a Kalman filter for sensor fusion

Holtzhausen, S., Matsebe, O., Tlale, N. S. & Bright, G., 2008, 15th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP'08. p. 103-108 6 p. 4749515

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Autonomous underwater vehicles
Kalman filters
Fusion reactions
Position measurement
Sensors

A Voltage Multiplier using Timer Circuit

Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J. M., Mangwala, M. & Khao, B., 2018, In : Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 13, 9, p. 2737-2743 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Networks (circuits)
Electric potential
Capacitors
Diodes
Multivibrators

A wireless sensor network solution for monitoring water quality in Botswana

Pule, M., Yahya, A. & Chuma, J., Oct 28 2016, NICS 2016 - Proceedings of 2016 3rd National Foundation for Science and Technology Development Conference on Information and Computer Science. Hung, N. L., Boo, V. N. Q. & Duy, T. T. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 12-16 5 p. 7725635

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Water quality
Wireless sensor networks
Process monitoring
Monitoring
Sampling

A WITHIN HOST MODEL of BLOOD STAGE MALARIA with TREATMENT

Marijani, T. & Lungu, E., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Biological Systems. 25, 1, p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
malaria
Drug therapy
Blood
Cells
2 Citations (Scopus)
Chromans
mass spectroscopy
ring structures
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Spectroscopy
75 Citations (Scopus)

A zircon study from the Rhodope metamorphic complex, N-Greece: Time record of a multistage evolution

Proyer, A., Bauer, C., Rubatto, D., Krenn, K. & Hoinkes, G., 2007, In : Lithos. 99, 3-4, p. 207-228

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
zircon
Bearings (structural)
Diamond
granulite facies
eclogite
11 Citations (Scopus)

Bad apples or spoiled barrels? Multilevel modelling analysis of variation in high-risk prescribing in Scotland between general practitioners and between the practices they work in

Guthrie, B., Donnan, P. T., Murphy, D. J., Makubate, B. & Dreischulte, T., Jan 1 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 11, e008270.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multilevel Analysis
Scotland
General Practitioners
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Drug Prescriptions
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ballooning of pressure tube under LOCA in an Indian pressurised heavy water reactor

Kumar, R., Nandan, G., Sahoo, P. K., Chatterjee, B., Mukhopadhyay, D. & Lele, H. G., 2010, p. 317-323. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Heavy water reactors
Loss of coolant accidents
Temperature
Heating
Heat generation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Baobabs on Kubu Island, Botswana – A dendrochronological multi-parameter study using ring width and stable isotopes (δ13C, δ18O)

Slotta, F., Helle, G., Heussner, K. U., Shemang, E. & Riedel, F., Jan 1 2017, In : Erdkunde. 71, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botswana
tree ring
stable isotope
climate
climate change
48 Citations (Scopus)
Prenatal Care
Nigeria
Maternal Health
Education
Educational Status
68 Citations (Scopus)

Basal cold but not heat tolerance constrains plasticity among Drosophila species (Diptera: Drosophilidae)

Nyamukondiwa, C., Terblanche, J. S., Marshall, K. E. & Sinclair, B. J., Sep 1 2011, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24, 9, p. 1927-1938 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophilidae
heat tolerance
plasticity
Drosophila
tolerance
1 Citation (Scopus)

Base pairs opening and bubble transport in damped DNA dynamics with transport memory effects

Okaly, J. B., Ndzana, F. I., Woulaché, R. L., Tabi, C. B. & Kofané, T. C., Sep 1 2019, In : Chaos. 29, 9, 093103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Memory Effect
Damped
Bubble
DNA
bubbles
1 Citation (Scopus)

Basic mathematics and physics for undergraduate chemistry students according to the Eurobachelor® curriculum

Andersen, J. E. T., Burns, D. T. & Hu, P., Jun 1 2012, In : Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 403, 6, p. 1461-1464 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mathematics
Physics
Curriculum
Curricula
Students

Basic Process Engineering Control

Cristea, V. M. & Agachi, P. S., 2014, de Gruyter. 360 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

6 Citations (Scopus)

Batch equilibrium and kinetics of mercury removal from aqueous solutions using polythiophene/graphene oxide nanocomposite

Muliwa, A. M., Onyango, M. S., Maity, A. & Ochieng, A., 2017, In : Water Science and Technology. 75, 12, p. 2841-2851

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphene
Nanocomposites
aqueous solution
oxide
adsorption

Batch fermentation process: Modelling and direct sensitivity analysis

Sipos, A., Agachi, P., Meyer, X. & Strehaiano, P., Jun 1 2010, In : Acta Alimentaria. 39, 2, p. 222-233 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

batch fermentation
Nonlinear Dynamics
nonlinear models
Fermentation
alcoholic fermentation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Battling the challenges of training nurses to use information systems through theory-based training material design

Galani, M., Yu, P., Paas, F. & Chandler, P., Jan 1 2014, Investing in E-Health: People, Knowledge and Technology for a Healthy Future - Selected Papers from the 22nd Australian National Health Informatics Conference, HIC 2014. Schaper, L. K., Grain, H. & Martin-Sanchez, F. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 32-37 6 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 204).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Information Systems
Information systems
Nurses
Learning
Health Information Systems
6 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior and toxicity of antimony in the short-tailed field vole (Microtus agrestis)

Ainsworth, N., Cooke, J. A. & Johnson, M. S., Jan 1 1991, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 21, 2, p. 165-170 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antimony
Arvicolinae
antimony
Toxicity
toxicity

Behavioural comparison of mortar and concrete properties in the presence of a modified zeolite additive

Ikotun, B. D., Afolabi, A. S. & Ikotun, A. G., 2012, Advances and Trends in Engineering Materials and Their Applications - Proceedings of Can 2012 11th AES-ATEMA International Conference. p. 261-270 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Zeolites
Mortar
Concretes
Concrete additives
Testing
65 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of RC beams corroded under sustained service loads

Malumbela, G., Moyo, P. & Alexander, M., Nov 1 2009, In : Construction and Building Materials. 23, 11, p. 3346-3351 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corrosion
Steel
Electrolysis
Reinforced concrete
Loads (forces)
24 Citations (Scopus)

Better control of early viral replication is associated with slower rate of elicited antiviral antibodies in the detuned enzyme immunoassay during primary HIV-1C infection

Novitsky, V., Wang, R., Kebaabetswe, L., Greenwald, J., Rossenkhan, R., Moyo, S., Musonda, R., Woldegabriel, E., Lagakos, S. & Essex, M., 2009, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 52, 2, p. 265-272 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunoenzyme Techniques
HIV Infections
Antiviral Agents
Antibodies
Infection