Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

ZnO Nanowire Field Effect Transistor for Biosensing: A Review

Ditshego, N. M. J., 2019, In : Journal of Nano Research. 60, p. 94-112 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Field effect transistors
Zinc oxide
bioinstrumentation
zinc oxides
4 Citations (Scopus)

ZnO nanowire-FET for charge-based sensing of protein biomolecules

Ditshego, N. M. J., Ghazali, N. A. B., Ebert, M., Sun, K., Zeimpekis, I., Ashburn, P., De Planque, M. R. R. & Chong, H. M. H., Jan 1 2015, IEEE-NANO 2015 - 15th International Conference on Nanotechnology. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 801-804 4 p. 7388733

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

Zinc Oxide
Biomolecules
Muramidase
Bovine Serum Albumin
Field effect transistors
33 Citations (Scopus)

Zirconium doped TiO2 thin films deposited by chemical spray pyrolysis

Juma, A., Oja Acik, I., Oluwabi, A. T., Mere, A., Mikli, V., Danilson, M. & Krunks, M., Nov 30 2016, In : Applied Surface Science. 387, p. 539-545 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spray pyrolysis
Zirconium
Thin films
Doping (additives)
Annealing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Yeast–bacteria competition induced new metabolic traits through large-scale genomic rearrangements in Lachancea kluyveri

Zhou, N., Bottagisi, S., Katz, M., Schacherer, J., Friedrich, A., Gojkovic, Z., Swamy, K., Knecht, W., Compagno, C. & Piškur, J., 2017, In : FEMS Yeast Research. 17, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray group and cluster mass profiles in MOND: Unexplained mass on the group scale

Angus, G. W., Famaey, B. & Buote, D. A., Jul 2008, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 387, 4, p. 1470-1480 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neutrinos
dark matter
profiles
x rays
galaxies

X-Ray Diffraction Study of Geophagic Soils from Gaborone, Botswana

Totolo, O. (ed.), 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

31 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray diffraction measurement of residual stress in WC-Co thermally sprayed coatings onto metal substrates

Oladijo, O. P., Venter, A. M., Cornish, L. A. & Sacks, N., Jul 15 2012, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 206, 23, p. 4725-4729 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sprayed coatings
Sprayed coatings
residual stress
Residual stresses
Metals
17 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Study of a Highly Thermally Stable Manganese Oxide Octahedral Molecular Sieve (OMS-2) with High Oxygen Reduction Reaction Activity

El-Sawy, A. M., King'ondu, C. K., Kuo, C-H., Kriz, D. A., Guild, C. J., Meng, Y., Frueh, S. J., Dharmarathna, S., Ehrlich, S. N. & Suib, S. L., 2014, In : Chemistry of Materials. 26, 19, p. 5752-5760 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Work-shift Schedule as Determinant of Occupational Health Problem among Call Center Agents in Cebu City, Philippines

Amit, L. M., Ultra Jr, V. & Song, Y-W., 2015, Proceedings of 2015 Winter Conference of the Korean Industrial Hygiene Association. p. 64

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

Working with Data: Important Cleaning Procedures

Anderson, G., Masizana-Katongo, A. & Mpoeleng, D., Oct 2016, In : International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering. 6, 10, p. 35-42

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Work distributions for Ising chains in a time-dependent magnetic field

Einax, M. & Maass, P., 2009, In : Physical review. E. 80, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Work distribution in a time-dependent logarithmic–harmonic potential: exact results and asymptotic analysis

Ryabov, A., Dierl, M., Chvosta, P., Einax, M. & Maass, P., 2013, In : Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. 46, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Wolfenstein parameters for s1/2 proton knockout (p,2p) reactions

Noro, T., Kawabata, M., Hillhouse, G. C., Akimune, S., Akiyoshi, H., Daito, I., Hatanaka, K., Itoh, M., Maeda, Y., Matsuoka, N., Morinobu, S., Nakamura, M., Okihana, A., Sagara, H., Sakaguchi, H., Takahisa, K., Takeda, H., Tamii, A., Tamura, K., Toyokawa, H. & 3 others, Yamazaki, H., Yoshida, H. P. & Yosoi, M., Apr 23 2008, In : Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics. 77, 4, 044604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nucleon-nucleon interactions
protons
body kinematics
proton scattering
impulses
52 Citations (Scopus)
Ceratitis rosa
Ceratitis capitata
Hypsithermal
heat tolerance
fruit
33 Citations (Scopus)

Wireless sensor networks: A survey on monitoring water quality

Pule, M., Yahya, A. & Chuma, J., 2017, In : Journal of Applied Research and Technology. 15, 6, p. 562-570 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Water quality
Wireless sensor networks
Process monitoring
Monitoring
Water
7 Citations (Scopus)

Wireless sensor actor networks

Sabri, N., Aljunid, S. A., Ahmad, R. B., Malik, M. F., Yahya, A., Kamaruddin, R. & Salim, M. S., Dec 21 2011, ISWTA 2011 - 2011 IEEE Symposium on Wireless Technology and Applications. p. 90-95 6 p. 6089387

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

Wireless sensor networks
Agriculture
Crops
Monitoring
Greenhouses
17 Citations (Scopus)

Wireless sensor actor network based on fuzzy inference system for greenhouse climate control

Sabri, N., Aljunid, S. A., Ahmad, B., Yahya, A., Kamaruddin, R. & Salim, M. S., Sep 21 2011, In : Journal of Applied Sciences. 11, 17, p. 3104-3116 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate control
Greenhouses
Fuzzy inference
Wireless sensor networks
Sensor nodes

Wireless Communication, Networks and Internet of Things: Select Proceedings of ICNETS2

Zungeru, A. M. (ed.), Subashini, S. (ed.) & Vetrivelan, P. (ed.), 2018, Springer Singapore.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Telecommunication networks
Electronic equipment
Embedded systems
Signal processing
Students

Wildlife Issues in Botswana

Totolo, O. & Toteng, E. N., 1998, Environmental Issues in Botswana. LIGHTBOOKS a division of LENTSWE LA LESEDI (Pty) Ltd. Gaborone, Botswana., p. 97-129.

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

70 Citations (Scopus)

Why, when, and how did yeast evolve alcoholic fermentation?

Dashko, S., Zhou, N., Compagno, C. & Piškur, J., 2014, In : FEMS Yeast Research. 14, 6, p. 826-832 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fermentation
Aptitude
Yeasts
Ethanol
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
2 Citations (Scopus)

When are two Markov chains the same?

Lungu, E. & Cowen, R., 2009, In : Quaestiones Mathematicae. 23, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Western Canadian coal production optimization and risks characterization

Frimpong, S., Suglo, R. S. & Adadzie, E., Sep 12 2011, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA 113th National Western Mining Conference 2011. p. 525-531 7 p.

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

coal production
Coal
coal
haulage
Profitability
7 Citations (Scopus)

Weight loss and microstructural studies of stressed mild steel in apple juice

Afolabi, A. S., Muhirwa, A. C., Abdulkareem, A. S. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2014, In : International Journal of Electrochemical Science. 9, 11, p. 5895-5906 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon steel
Corrosion
Corrosion rate
Heat treatment
Rapid quenching
15 Citations (Scopus)

Wealth and antenatal care utilization in Nigeria: Policy implications

Fagbamigbe, A. F. & Idemudia, E. S., Jan 2 2017, In : Health Care for Women International. 38, 1, p. 17-37 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prenatal Care
Nigeria
Parturition
10 Citations (Scopus)

Weak Solution Theory for Maxwell′s Equations in the Semistatic Limit Case

Milani, A. & Picard, R., Apr 1 1995, In : Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications. 191, 1, p. 77-100 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curl
Continuous Dependence
Hilbert spaces
Maxwell equations
Maxwell's equations
21 Citations (Scopus)

Wave propagation of nonlinear modes and formation of bubble in a two-component helicoidal lattice

Tabi, C. B., Mohamadou, A. & Kofané, T. C., Dec 1 2008, In : European Physical Journal D. 50, 3, p. 307-316 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wave propagation
bubbles
deoxyribonucleic acid
helices
biopolymer denaturation
10 Citations (Scopus)

Wave propagation of coupled modes in the DNA double helix

Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P., Mohamadou, A. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 1 2011, In : Physica Scripta. 83, 3, 035802.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Helix
helices
Transcription
coupled modes
Wave Propagation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Wave patterns in α-helix proteins with interspine coupling

Mimshe Fewu, J. C., Tabi, C. B., Edongue, H., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Feb 1 2013, In : Physica Scripta. 87, 2, 025801.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Localized Structures
spine
Helix
helices
Spine
4 Citations (Scopus)

Wavelet signatures of K-splitting of the Isoscalar Giant Quadrupole Resonance in deformed nuclei from high-resolution (p,p′) scattering off146, 148, 150Nd

Kureba, C. O., Buthelezi, Z., Carter, J., Cooper, G. R. J., Fearick, R. W., Förtsch, S. V., Jingo, M., Kleinig, W., Krugmann, A., Krumbolz, A. M., Kvasil, J., Mabiala, J., Mira, J. P., Nesterenko, V. O., von Neumann-Cosel, P., Neveling, R., Papka, P., Reinhard, P-G., Richter, A., Sideras-Haddad, E. & 5 others, Smit, F. D., Steyn, G. F., Swartz, J. A., Tamii, A. & Usman, I. T., 2018, In : Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 779, p. 269-274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Wave instability of intercellular Ca2+ oscillations

Tabi, C. B., Maïna, I., Mohamadou, A., Fouda, H. P. E. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 1 2014, In : EPL. 106, 1, 18005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oscillations
cells
calcium
plane waves
communication
2 Citations (Scopus)
50 Citations (Scopus)

Water vapor distributions measured with the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding on board Envisat (MIPAS/Envisat)

Milz, M., von Clarmann, T., Fischer, H., Glatthor, N., Grabowski, U., Höpfner, M., Kellmann, S., Kiefer, M., Linden, A., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Steck, T., Stiller, G. P., Funke, B., López-Puertas, M. & Koukouli, M. E., Dec 27 2005, In : Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 110, 24, p. 1-14 14 p., D24307.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MIPAS
atmospheric sounding
Michelson interferometers
Steam
water vapor

WATER-SOLUBLE STRONTIUM SALTS FOR USE IN TREATMENT OF CARTILAGE AND/OR BONE CONDITIONS

Andersen, J. E. T., Hansen, C., Nilsson, H. & Christgau, S., Sep 24 2013, Patent No. US 8,541,471 B2, Mar 4 2009

Research output: Patent

Strontium
Cartilage
Bone
Salts
Water
202 Citations (Scopus)

Water Oxidation Catalysis using Amorphous Manganese Oxides, Octahedral Molecular Sieves (OMS-2), and Octahedral Layered (OL-1) Manganese Oxide Structures

Iyer, A., Del-Pilar, J., King'ondu, C. K., Kissel, E., Garces, H. F., Huang, H., El-Sawy, A. M., Dutta, P. K. & Suib, S. L., 2012, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 116, 10, p. 6474-6483 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Water or sediment? Partitioning the role of water column and sediment chemistry as drivers of macroinvertebrate communities in an austral South African stream

Dalu, T., Wasserman, R. J., Tonkin, J. D., Mwedzi, T., Magoro, M. L. & Weyl, O. L. F., 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 607-608, p. 317-325 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sediment chemistry
macroinvertebrate
Sediments
partitioning
water column

Water and Wastewater Management in Local Government: Skills Needs and Development

Ochieng, A., Onyango, M. S., Thokozani, M., Esmail, S., Leswifi, T., Sophia, R. & John, K., 2015, 127 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
Wastewater
Oxidation
Water
Photocatalysis
Biodegradation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Waste to energy technologies from organics fraction of municipal solid waste

Matheri, A. N., Mbohwa, C., Belaid, M., Seodigeng, T., Ngila, J. C. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2016, WCECS 2016 - World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2016. Grundfest, W. S., Douglas, C. & Ao, S. I. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2226. p. 1013-1017 5 p.

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

Municipal solid waste
Decision theory
Sustainable development
Economics
Anaerobic digestion
9 Citations (Scopus)

Waste to energy bio-digester selection and design model for the organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Njuguna Matheri, A., Mbohwa, C., Ntuli, F., Belaid, M., Seodigeng, T., Catherine Ngila, J. & Kinuthia Njenga, C., 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 82, p. 1113-1121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Municipal solid waste
Methane
Nitrogen
Carbon
Decision theory
4 Citations (Scopus)

Waste stabilisation ponds for anaerobic wastewater treatment

McAdam, E. J., Ansari, I., Cruddas, P., Martin-Garcia, I., Lester, J. N., Pursell, N., Cartmell, E. & Jefferson, B., 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Engineering Sustainability. 165, 3, p. 201-213 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stabilization ponds
Wastewater treatment
Chemical oxygen demand
Electricity
Carbon footprint

Waste Re-use: Case of Oil Extracted from Waste Tyres and Improvement of the Waste Tyre Industry

Pilusa, T. J. & Muzenda, E., 2016, Earth, Wind and Fire: Unpacking the Political, Economic and Security Implications of Discourse on the Green Economy. MYTELKA, L., MSIMANG, V. & PERROT, R. (eds.). Real African Publishers Pty Ltd, p. 161-178

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

tire
oil
industry
energy
pyrolysis
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Bearings (structural)
Gold
gold
silicification
feldspar
65 Citations (Scopus)

Vulnerability assessment of the maize and sorghum crops to climate change in Botswana

Chipanshi, A. C., Chanda, R. & Totolo, O., Dec 1 2003, In : Climatic Change. 61, 3, p. 339-360 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sorghum
vulnerability
maize
crop
climate change
6 Citations (Scopus)

Voluntary intake and palatability indices of pedi goats fed different levels of acacia karroo leaf meal by cafeteria method

Brown, D., Ngambi, J. W. & Norris, D., Feb 1 2016, In : Indian Journal of Animal Research. 50, 1, p. 41-47 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acacia karroo
Acacia
voluntary intake
palatability
Goats