Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

1 Citation (Scopus)

Can malaria parasite pathogenesis be prevented by treatment with tumor necrosis factor-alpha?

Friedman, A. & Lungu, E. M., Jun 2013, In : Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering. 10, 3, p. 609-624 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumor Necrosis Factor
Cytokines
Malaria
malaria
tumor necrosis factor-alpha
86 Citations (Scopus)

Can MOND take a bullet? Analytical comparisons of three versions of MOND beyond spherical symmetry

Angus, G. W., Famaey, B. & Zhao, H. S., Sep 2006, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 371, 1, p. 138-146 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

symmetry
tensors
scalars
galaxies
geometry
20 Citations (Scopus)

Capacitive sensing of microcystin variants of Microcystis aeruginosa using a gold immunoelectrode modified with antibodies, gold nanoparticles and polytyramine

Lebogang, L., Mattiasson, B. & Hedström, M., Jan 1 2014, In : Microchimica Acta. 181, 9-10, p. 1009-1017 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microcystins
Biosensors
Leucine
Gold
Arginine
38 Citations (Scopus)

Capture numbers and island size distributions in models of submonolayer surface growth

Körner, M., Einax, M. & Maass, P., 2012, In : Physical Review B. 86, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Caractéristiques stochastiques des processus de précipitations-écoulements dans le sud-est du botswana

Translated title of the contribution: Stochastic characteristics of rainfall-runoff processes in southeast botswanaLungu, E. M., Jan 1 1991, In : Hydrological Sciences Journal. 36, 5, p. 423-434 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

runoff
rainfall
baseflow
catchment
drainage

Carbon balances and biofuel production under land use change

Eliasson, P., Svensson, M., Olsson, M. & Agren, G. I., 2011

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Carbon dioxide removal using ammonia in biogas upgrading and purification

Maile, O. I. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2017, In : Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia. 62, 4, p. 471-482 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Ammonia
Carbon Dioxide
Purification
Calorific value

Carbon fixation in Swedish forests in the context of environmental national accounts: Climate change mitigation and European land-use policies

Eliasson, P., Adger, W. N., Pettenella, D. & Whitby, M., 1997, Climate change mitigation and European land-use policies. Adger, W. N., Pettenella, D. & Whitby, M. (eds.). Guilford and King’s Lynn, UK, p. 239-253 15 p. (Climate change mitigation and European land-use policies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon isotopic signatures of soil organic matter correlate with leaf area index across woody biomes

Ladd, B., Peri, P. L., Pepper, D. A., Silva, L. C. R., Sheil, D., Bonser, S. P., Laffan, S. W., Amelung, W., Ekblad, A., Eliasson, P., Bahamonde, H., Duarte-Guardia, S. & Bird, M., 2014, In : Journal of Ecology. p. n

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Carcass and meat quality characteristics of South African indigenous chickens

Motsepe, R., Mabelebele, M., Norris, D., Brown, D., Ngambi, J. & Ginindza, M., Aug 1 2016, In : Indian Journal of Animal Research. 50, 4, p. 580-587 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carcass quality
Meat
meat quality
Chickens
chickens
1 Citation (Scopus)

Case-based reasoning system for predicting the sustainability of a telecentre

Ayoung, A. D., Sigweni, B. & Abbott, P., Feb 17 2016, 2015 10th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions, ICITST 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 125-130 6 p. 7412072

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

Case based reasoning
Sustainable development
Managers
Developing countries
Learning systems
4 Citations (Scopus)

Case-based selection of a model of a reverse flow reactor

Botar-Jid, C. C., Avramenko, Y., Kraslawski, A. & Agachi, P. S., Jan 1 2010, In : Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification. 49, 1, p. 74-83 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Case based reasoning
Selective catalytic reduction
Ammonia
Industrial applications
Computer simulation

Case study of failure analysis of engineering components: Effects on employable skills, conceptual understanding, and perception

Olakanmi, E. O., Agboola, J. B., Olakanmi, E. E. & Nthubu, B., Jan 1 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Failure analysis
Students
engineering
student
mechanical engineering

Case study on energy efficiency of biogas production in industrial anaerobic digesters at municipal wastewater treatment plants

Zuza, A., Agachi, P. S., Cristea, V. M., Nair, A., Tue, N. N. & Horju-Deac, C., 2015, In : Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 14, 2, 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Anaerobic digestion
Biogas
biogas
energy efficiency
Wastewater treatment
24 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic oxidation of ethylene at low temperatures using porous copper manganese oxides

Njagi, E. C., Genuino, H. C., King'ondu, C. K., Dharmarathna, S. & Suib, S. L., 2012, In : Applied Catalysis A: General. 421, p. 154-160 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Manganese oxide
Catalytic oxidation
Copper
Ethylene
Catalyst activity
9 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic production of carbon nanotubes in a swirled fluid chemical vapour deposition reactor

Iyuke, S. E., Abdulkareem, S. A., Afolabi, S. A. & Piennar, C. H. V. Z., Oct 9 2007, In : International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering. 5, S5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acetylene
Carbon Nanotubes
Chemical vapor deposition
Carbon nanotubes
Kinetics

Causes of variation in properties of castings conforming to BS4844: 1986 grade 3D high chromium white cast iron

Bhero, S. & Mavhungu, S., 2017, p. 109-116. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

chromium
iron
mechanical properties
chemical composition
solidification
1 Citation (Scopus)

CFD simulation and experimental measurement of nickel solids concentration distribution in a stirred tank

Ochieng, A., Onyango, M. S. & Kiriamiti, H. K., 2010, In : Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 110, 5, p. 213-218 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
computational fluid dynamics
Nickel
nickel
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation

CFD simulation of mixing and power consumption in a tank with a low impeller clearance

Ochieng, A. & Lewis, A. E., 2004, p. 1-9. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Computational fluid dynamics
Electric power utilization
Computer simulation
Laser Doppler velocimeters
Macros
56 Citations (Scopus)

CFD simulation of solids off-bottom suspension and cloud height

Ochieng, A. & Lewis, A. E., 2006, In : Hydrometallurgy. 82, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Suspensions
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation
Velocity measurement
Hydrofoils
20 Citations (Scopus)

CFD simulation of solids suspension in stirred tanks

Ochieng, A. & Onyango, M. S., 2010, In : Hemijska Industrija. 64, 5, 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Suspensions
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation
Particle size analysis
Residence time distribution
9 Citations (Scopus)

CFD simulation of the hydrodynamics and mixing time in a stirred tank

Ochieng, A. & Onyango, M. S., 2010, In : Chemical Industry and Chemical Engineering Quarterly. 16, 4, p. 379-386 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Flow fields
Computational fluid dynamics
Turbines
Hydrodynamics
Hydrofoils
5 Citations (Scopus)

CFD simulation of the portal vein blood flow

Botar, C. C., Vasile, T., Sfrangeu, S., Clichici, S., Agachi, P. S., Badea, R., Mircea, P., Cristea, M. V. & Moldovan, R., Dec 1 2009, International Conference on Advancements of Medicine and Health Care through Technology. Vol. 26. p. 359-362 4 p.

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

Computational fluid dynamics
Blood
Blood vessels
Hemodynamics
Computer simulation
3 Citations (Scopus)

CFD simulations, experimental validation and parametric studies for the catalytic reduction of NO by hydrogen in a fixed bed reactor

Mihet, M., Cristea, V. M., Agachi, P. S., Cormos, A. M. & Lazar, M. D., Jan 1 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 92, p. 89259-89273 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen
Computational fluid dynamics
Catalysts
Kinetics
Ammonia
Porous materials
Flow of fluids
Computational fluid dynamics
Flow simulation
Velocity distribution

Challenges of designing a cracker for Morama bean - Short communication

Tjiparuro, Z., 2013, In : Research in Agricultural Engineering. 59, 1, p. 35-37 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

crackers
cracking
beans
macadamia nuts
hulls

Challenges to Romanian Higher Education

Agachi, P. S., 2015, In : International Higher Education. 68, 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Romania
reform
university
economics
education

Changes in growth, photosynthetic parameters, carbon and nitrogen uptake of Pinus densiflora S. et Z. under elevated temperature and CO2 level

Ultra Jr, V., HAN, SIM-HEE., KIM, DU-HYUN. & AGGANGAN, NELLY. S., 2012, In : Asia Life Sciences. 21, 2, p. 523-536 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pinus densiflora
Pinus
Nitrogen
Carbon
carbon dioxide

Changes in soil characteristics along the Kalahari Transect in Botswana. In: Towards Sustainable Management in the Kalahari

Totolo, O., Moganane, B. G., Maembolwa, J. & Molapong, K. F., 2000, Towards Sustainable Management in the Kalahari. C. A. R. (ed.). START and DRD, p. 57-64

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Chapter 5 Electron transport and two-dimensional organization of metalloprotein adsorbates investigated by cyclic voltammetry and in situ scanning tunnelling and atomic force microscopy

Friis, E. P., Andersen, J. E. T., Thuesen, M. H., Andersen, N. H., Ulstrup, J., Madsen, L. L. & Møller, P., Dec 1 1999, In : Comprehensive Chemical Kinetics. 37, C, p. 133-160 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterisation of effluent discharges from edible oil producing industries in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Ikhu-Omoregbe, D., Kuipa, P. & Ntuli, F., 2001, p. 133-142. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

effluent
oil
industry
oil industry
chemical oxygen demand
6 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of the core-binding properties of fatty - based oils

Olakanmi, E. O. & Arome, A. O., Nov 2009, In : International Journal of Physical Sciences. 4, 11, p. 623-628 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oils
oils
Niger
Nigeria
foundries
3 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of the residual stresses in HVOF WC-CO coatings and substrates

Venter, A. M., Oladijo, O. P., Cornish, L. A. & Sacks, N., 2014, International Conference on Residual Stresses 9 (ICRS 9). Vol. 768-769. p. 280-285 6 p. (Materials Science Forum; vol. 768-769).

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

Carbon Monoxide
residual stress
Residual stresses
Oxygen
coatings
10 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristic region based image steganography using Speeded-Up Robust Features technique

Hamid, N., Yahya, A., Ahmad, R. B. & Al-Qershi, O., Jul 2 2012, 2012 International Conference on Future Communication Networks, ICFCN 2012. p. 141-146 6 p. 6206858

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

Steganography
Medical imaging
Imaging systems
Wavelet transforms
Communication
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics and Origin of Aluminous A-type Granitoids from Southwestern India

Rajesh, H. M., Jan 1 1999, In : Gondwana Research. 2, 4, p. 604-606 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and comparative analysis of antibiotic resistance plasmids isolated from a wastewater treatment plant

Rahube, T. O., Viana, L. S., Koraimann, G. & Yost, C. K., 2014, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 5, OCT, 558.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbial Drug Resistance
Waste Water
Plasmids
Therapeutics
Quaternary Ammonium Compounds
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and corrosion behaviour of plasma sprayed Zn-Sn alloy coating on mild steel

Oladijo, O. P., Mathabatha, M. H., Popoola, A. P. I. & Ntsoane, T. P., 2016, In : Surface and Coatings Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbon steel
corrosion
steels
Corrosion
Plasmas
3 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and kinetics of biofuel produced from waste cooking oil

Emeji, I. C., Afolabi, A. S., Abdulkareem, A. S. & Kalala, J., Jan 1 2015, WCECS 2015 - World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2015. Douglas, C., Burgstone, J., Grundfest, W. S., Burgstone, J., Douglas, C. & Ao, S. I. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2220. p. 589-592 4 p.

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

Cooking
Biofuels
Biodiesel
Transesterification
Hexane
54 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and origin of a compositionally zoned aluminous A-type granite from South India

Rajesh, H. M., May 1 2000, In : Geological Magazine. 137, 3, p. 291-318 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

granite
pluton
lineament
magma chamber
magma
16 Citations (Scopus)
Manure
Plasmids
Swine
Soil
Macrolides
22 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of arsenic occurrence in the water and sediments of the Okavango Delta, NW Botswana

Huntsman-Mapila, P., Mapila, T., Letshwenyo, M., Wolski, P. & Hemond, C., Aug 1 2006, In : Applied Geochemistry. 21, 8, p. 1376-1391 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
arsenic
Sediments
Groundwater
Water
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of metal-overlayer growth-modes in Auger crystal surface analysis

Andersen, J. E. T. & Møller, P. J., Nov 2 1991, In : Surface Science. 258, 1-3, p. 247-258 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yttrium
Surface analysis
yttrium
crystal surfaces
Metals

Characterization of sintered boron suboxide with nickel compounds

Johnson, O. T., Ogunmuyiwa, E. N., Sigalas, I. & Afolabi, A. S., 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. 752-756 5 p.

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

Nickel compounds
Boron
Densification
Fracture toughness
Nickel oxide

Characterization of soils in the Gamodubu landfill area in the Kweneng District, Botswana

Popego, T., Dikinya, O. & Gaobotse, G., 2019, In : African Journal of Soil Science. 7, 1, p. 501-506

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
landfill
arable farming
soil
soil organic matter
organic carbon

Characterization of spark plasma sintered TiN nanoparticle strengthened titanium alloy using EBSD and TKD

Eso Falodun, O., Obadele, B. A., Ranti Oke, S., Apata Olubambi, P. & Westraadt, J., Sep 2019, In : Materials Research Bulletin. 117, p. 90-95 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spark plasma sintering
titanium alloys
sparks
Electric sparks
Titanium alloys

Characterizations severe plastic deformation of copper processed by equal channel angular pressing technique

Oladele, S. K., Samuel, A. A. & Edison, M., Jan 1 2015, Transactions on Engineering Technologies: World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2014. Springer Netherlands, p. 515-524 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Equal channel angular pressing
Grain refinement
Plastic Deformation
Copper
Plastic deformation