Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

46 Citations (Scopus)

Bicyclic oxygen heterocycles from γ,δ-unsaturated alcohols: Synthetic targets inspired by blepharocalyxin D

Bunt, A. J., Bailey, C. D., Cons, B. D., Edwards, S. J., Elsworth, J. D., Pheko, T. & Willis, C. L., Apr 16 2012, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 51, 16, p. 3901-3904 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aldehydes
Alcohols
Oxygen
Acids
blepharocalyxin D

Big data and data modelling for manufacturing information systems

Gwangwava, N., Mpofu, K. & Mhlanga, S., Sep 2 2015, Handbook of Research on Trends and Future Directions in Big Data and Web Intelligence. IGI Global, p. 266-288 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Data structures
Information systems
Industrial plants
Computer aided process planning
Industry
82 Citations (Scopus)

Big data applications in operations/supply-chain management: A literature review

Addo-Tenkorang, R. & Helo, P. T., Nov 1 2016, In : Computers and Industrial Engineering. 101, p. 528-543 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supply chain management
Big data
Industry
Cloud computing
38 Citations (Scopus)

Big Sensor Data Systems for Smart Cities

Ang, L-M., Seng, K. P., Zungeru, A. M. & Ijemaru, G. K., 2017, In : IEEE Internet of Things Journal. 4, 5, p. 1259-1271 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sensors
Ecosystems
Smart city
Big data
15 Citations (Scopus)
Trace Elements
Rare earth elements
orogeny
craton
volcanism
56 Citations (Scopus)

Binary orbits as the driver of γ-ray emission and mass ejection in classical novae

Chomiuk, L., Linford, J. D., Yang, J., O'Brien, T. J., Paragi, Z., Mioduszewski, A. J., Beswick, R. J., Cheung, C. C., Mukai, K., Nelson, T., Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Rupen, M. P., Sokoloski, J. L., Weston, J., Zheng, Y., Bode, M. F., Eyres, S., Roy, N. & Taylor, G. B., Oct 8 2014, In : Nature. 514, 7522, p. 339-342 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

novae
ejection
rays
ejecta
orbits
9 Citations (Scopus)

Binding energies between unlike atoms determined from island densities

Einax, M., Dieterich, W. & Maass, P., 2009, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 105, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Bingham Fluids: Deformation and Energy Dissipation in Triangular Cross Section Tube Flow

Letelier, M. F., Barrera, C., Dennis, S., Stockle, J. S., Godoy, F. & Rosas, C., 2016, In : Meccanica. 53, 1-2, p. 161-173

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pipe flow
plugs
Shear stress
Energy dissipation
dissipation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Bioconvection in a non-Darcy porous medium saturated with a nanofluid and oxytactic micro-organisms

Shaw, S., Kameswaran, P. K., Narayana, M. & Sibanda, P., Jan 1 2014, In : International Journal of Biomathematics. 7, 1, 1450005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofluid
Microorganisms
Porous Media
Porous materials
Mixed convection
7 Citations (Scopus)

Biodetrital carbonates on the Adriatic continental shelf imprinted by oxidation of seeping hydrocarbons

Taviani, M., Franchi, F., Angeletti, L., Correggiari, A., López-Correa, M., Maselli, V., Mazzoli, C. & Peckmann, J., Sep 1 2015, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 66, p. 511-531 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

continental shelves
limestone
continental shelf
carbonates
hydrocarbons

Biodiesel production from waste vegetable oils

Motsomane, M., Strivens, C., Kiriamiti, H. K., Onyango, M. S. & Ochieng, A., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Vegetable oils
Biodiesel
Catalysts
Transesterification
Batch reactors

Bioenergy; a substitute and cleaner energy option

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
bioenergy
energy
fossil fuel
resource
petroleum
7 Citations (Scopus)

Biogas-slurry derived mesoporous carbon for supercapacitor applications

Enock, T. K., King'ondu, C. K., Pogrebnoi, A. & Jande, Y. A. C., 2017, In : Materials Today Energy. 5, p. 126-137 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Biofuels
Biogas
Carbon
Capacitance
Electrodes

Biogas use as fuel in spark ignition engines

Kukoyi, T. O., Muzenda, E., Akinlabi, E. T., Mashamba, A., Mbohwa, C. & Mahlatsi, T., Dec 27 2016, 2016 International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2016-December. p. 1064-1069 6 p. 7798041

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

Biogas
Internal combustion engines
Engines
Ignition
Methane

Biohydrogen production by bacterial granules adapted to grow at different thermophilic temperatures

Obazu, F. O., Afolabi, A. S., Daramola, M. O. & Gray, V. M., Jan 1 2015, WCE 2015 - World Congress on Engineering 2015. Ao, S. I., Gelman, L., Gelman, L., Hukins, D. W. L., Hunter, A., Korsunsky, A. M., Ao, S. I. & Ao, S. I. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2218. p. 924-928 5 p.

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

Sugar (sucrose)
Bioreactors
Temperature
Glucose

Bio-inspired holistic control for a combined four-Arm robot through relative Jacobian of opposite and adjacent dual-Arm pairs

Jamisola, R. S., Jul 26 2016, Proceedings of the IEEE RAS and EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics. IEEE Computer Society, p. 132 1 p. 7523610. (Proceedings of the IEEE RAS and EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics; vol. 2016-July).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
robots
controllers
legs
Chilopoda
Arachnida

Bio-inspired holistic control through modular relative Jacobian for combined four-arm robots

Jamisola R.S., J. & Mastalli, C., 2017, 2017 18th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, ICAR 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 346-352 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
End effectors
Robots
Controllers
Manipulators
Animals
9 Citations (Scopus)

Biologically based methods for pest management in agriculture under changing climates: Challenges and future directions

Chidawanyika, F., Mudavanhu, P. & Nyamukondiwa, C., Dec 1 2012, In : Insects. 3, 4, p. 1171-1189 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pest management
natural enemies
climate change
agriculture
insect pests
34 Citations (Scopus)

Biological significance of antimony in contaminated grassland

Ainsworth, N., Cooke, J. A. & Johnson, M. S., Aug 1 1991, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 57-58, 1, p. 193-199 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antimony
antimony
grassland
Soils
grassland soil
26 Citations (Scopus)

Biological treatment of mixed industrial wastewaters in a fluidised bed reactor

Ochieng, A., Odiyo, J. O. & Mutsago, M., 2003, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 96, 1, p. 79-90 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Waste Water
Wastewater
Breweries
Petroleum
wastewater

Biomass gasification – based hydrogen production supply chain analysis under demand variability

Muresan, M., Cormos, C. C. & Agachi, P. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia. 59, 3, p. 345-349 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen production
Gasification
Supply chains
Hydrogen
Biomass
9 Citations (Scopus)

Bio-methane generation from organic waste: A review

Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2014, World Congress on Engineering, WCE 2014. Douglas, C., Ao, S. I., Ao, S. I., Grundfest, W. S., Burgstone, J., Douglas, C., Burgstone, J. & Ao, S. I. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2. p. 647-652 6 p.

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

Biogas
Methane
Anaerobic digestion
Calorific value
Pollution control

Biophysical changes in Matsheng (Northern Kgalagadi, Botswana

Totolo, O., 1998, p. 40-52.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Bit error rate of large girth QC-LDPC codes over flat Rayleigh fading channels

Ali, S., Yahya, A., Sidek, O. & Fadzli, M., Jan 1 2009, In : European Journal of Scientific Research. 27, 2, p. 298-307 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quasi-cyclic Codes
Low-density Parity-check (LDPC) Codes
Rayleigh Fading Channel
girth
Girth
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bivarate models: Relationships between solar irradiation and either sunshine duration or extremum temperatures

Jain, P. K., Lungu, E. M. & Prakash, J., Jan 1 2003, In : Renewable Energy. 28, 8, p. 1211-1223 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Irradiation
Temperature
Autocorrelation
Rain
Atmospheric humidity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Blackboard as a tool for peer learning and interaction for engineering students

Uziak, J. & Oladiran, M. T., Jan 1 2012, Advances in Materials and Systems Technologies III. p. 591-599 9 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 367).

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

Mechanical engineering
Students
1 Citation (Scopus)

Blood flow analysis in portal vein system – Unsteady-State case study

Botar, B. C., Bintintan, A., Agachi, P. S., Clichici, S., Mircea, P. & Sfrangeu, S., 2011, p. 332-337. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Blood
Geometry
Liver
Flow simulation
Hemodynamics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Blood profiles of indigenous Pedi goats fed varying levels of Vachellia karroo leaf meal in Setaria verticillata hay-based diet

Brown, D., Ng'ambi, J. W., Norris, D. & Mbajiorgu, F. E., Jan 1 2016, In : South African Journal of Animal Sciences. 46, 4, p. 432-440 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vachellia
Setaria verticillata
hay
goats
blood
1 Citation (Scopus)

Body composition of South African rural school children aged 7-13 years: The Tshannda longitudinal study

Amusa, L. O., Goon, D. T. & Amey, A. K., Aug 2011, In : Minerva Pediatrica. 63, 4, p. 263-270 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Composition
Skinfold Thickness
Longitudinal Studies
Adipose Tissue
South Africa
50 Citations (Scopus)

Bombyx mori silk fibre and its composite: A review of contemporary developments

Ude, A. U., Eshkoor, R. A., Zulkifili, R., Ariffin, A. K., Dzuraidah, A. W. & Azhari, C. H., Jan 1 2014, In : Materials and Design. 57, p. 298-305 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silk
Natural fibers
Fibers
Composite materials
Automotive industry
25 Citations (Scopus)

Boron suboxide materials with Co sintering additives

Johnson, O. T., Sigalas, I., Ogunmuyiwa, E. N., Kleebe, H. J., Müller, M. M. & Herrmann, M., Aug 1 2010, In : Ceramics International. 36, 6, p. 1767-1771 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boron
Fracture toughness
Sintering
Densification
Boron Compounds
2 Citations (Scopus)

Boron suboxide materials with rare-earth metal oxide additives

Johnson, O. T., Ogunmuyiwa, E. N., Sigalas, I. & Hermann, M., Nov 25 2013, Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering 2013, WCE 2013. Vol. 1 LNECS. p. 501-505 5 p.

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

Rare earths
Boron
Oxides
Fracture toughness
Metals
56 Citations (Scopus)

Breakthrough analysis for water defluoridation using surface-tailored zeolite in a fixed bed column

Onyango, M. S., Leswifi, T., Ochieng, A., Kuchar, D., Otieno, F. & Matsuda, H., 2008, In : Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Product Research and Development. 48, 2, p. 931-937 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Zeolites
Fluorides
Biological filter beds
Sorption
Water
2 Citations (Scopus)

Breast cancer detection on thermogram at preliminary stage by using fuzzy inferences system

Julian Savari Antony, S. & Ravi, S., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology. 68, 3, p. 381-391 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuzzy Inference System
Fuzzy inference
Breast Cancer
Microcalcifications
Tumors
21 Citations (Scopus)

Brewery wastewater treatment in a fluidised bed bioreactor

Ochieng, A., Ogada, T., Sisenda, W. & Wambua, P., 2002, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 90, 3, p. 311-321 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Breweries
Bioreactors
Waste Water
Wastewater treatment
bioreactor

British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (BSGCT) Conference Abstracts Royal Holloway University of London 17–19 April, 2013

Denning, C., Ellison, G. M., Mitrophanous, K., Seymour, L., Belmonte, J. C. I., Delhove, J., Waddington, S., Buckley, S., Karda, R., McKay, T. & Gaobotse, G., 2013, p. A1-A42.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

24 Citations (Scopus)

Buckling of columns of variable flexural rigidity

Siginer, A., 1992, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics - ASCE. 118, 3, p. 640-643 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rigidity
Buckling
Elastic moduli
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
infrastructure development
industrial development
waste management
health risk
pollutant

Building an expert system for HIV and aids information

Masizana-Katongo, A., Leburu-Dingalo, T. & Mpoeleng, D., Jul 1 2010, Electronic Engineering and Computing Technology. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 323-333 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 60 LNEE).

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

Mobile phones
Expert systems
Computer science
Education
Internet
28 Citations (Scopus)

Bulk copper electrodeposition on gold imaged by in situ STM: Morphology and influence of tip potential

Andersen, J. E. T., Bech-Nielsen, G., Møller, P. & Reeve, J. C., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Applied Electrochemistry. 26, 2, p. 161-170 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodeposition
Gold
Copper
Dissolution
Gold Alloys
10 Citations (Scopus)

Bulk crystalline copper electrodeposited on polycrystalline gold surfaces observed by in-situ scanning tunnelling microscopy

Andersen, J. E. T., Bech-Nielsen, G. & Møller, P., Jan 1 1994, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 70, 1, p. 87-95 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scanning tunneling microscopy
Gold
scanning tunneling microscopy
Copper
gold

Buoyancy driven non-Newtonian flows in enclosures

Valenzuela-Rendon, A. & Siginer, D. A., 1992, Recent Advances in Non-Newtonian Flows. Publ by ASME, Vol. 153. p. 67-74 8 p.

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

Non Newtonian flow
Buoyancy
Enclosures
Grashof number
Shear thinning

CaCO3 precipitation in selected bacteria mixture by activated microbial induction

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2016, p. 543-547. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Bacteria
Calcium
Soils
Density (optical)
Bacilli
45 Citations (Scopus)

Cadmium in small mammals from grassland established on metalliferous mine waste

Andrews, S. M., Johnson, M. S. & Cooke, J. A., Jan 1 1984, In : Environmental Pollution. Series A, Ecological and Biological. 33, 2, p. 153-162 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mammals
mine waste
small mammal
Cadmium
cadmium
25 Citations (Scopus)

Calibration and instrumental line shape characterization of a set of portable FTIR spectrometers for detecting greenhouse gas emissions

Frey, M., Hase, F., Blumenstock, T., Groß, J., Kiel, M., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Schäfer, K., Sha, M. K. & Orphal, J., Jul 31 2015, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 8, 7, p. 3047-3057 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

greenhouse gas
spectrometer
calibration
shipping
carbon
7 Citations (Scopus)

Can business process modeling bridge the gap between business and information systems?

Zhao, L., Letsholo, K., Chioasca, E. V., Sampaio, S. & Sampaio, P., Jul 12 2012, 27th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, SAC 2012. p. 1723-1724 2 p.

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

Information systems
Industry
Communication

Can It be achieved? Partnering towards improving livelihoods in the Ganspan settlement, norther n Cape province, South Africa

Norris, D., van Zyl, E. C., Hashe, W. T., Mafuma, M. S., Senyolo, M. P., Mngomezulu, S. P., Enserink, D., Ngambi, J. W. & Mbajiorgu, C. A., Oct 24 2011, In : Africa Development. 36, 1, p. 49-62 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

livelihood
stakeholder
agriculture
participatory rural appraisal
institutional development