Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

A geomorphological characterisation of river systems in South Africa: A case study of the Sabie River

Eze, P. N. & Knight, J., Jun 1 2018, In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 105, p. 196-205 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Republic of South Africa
rivers
river system
Rivers
river
6 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of land change in the dryland agricultural landscapes of eastern Botswana

Akinyemi, F. O. & Mashame, G., 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 76, p. 798-811 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

agricultural landscape
Botswana
land cover
arid lands
agricultural land
6 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of the biogas productivity from dry anaerobic digestion of organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Matheri, A. N., Sethunya, V. L., Belaid, M. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 81, p. 2328-2334 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Anaerobic digestion
Manures
Municipal solid waste
Biogas
Methane

An Electrical Switching System for Building or Installation

Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J. M., Gaboitaolelwe, J. & Mangwala, M., Jul 2018, IPC No. H02J 3/14 (2006.01), Patents Scope, Jan 10 2017

Research output: Patent

Open Access
Switching systems
Switches
Electricity
Access control
Controllers

An Improved Accuracy Model Employing an e-Navigation System

Lebekwe, C. K., Yahya, A. & Astin, I., Nov 2018, 2018 9th IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2018. Chakrabarti, S. & Saha, H. N. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 152-158 7 p. 8796700. (2018 9th IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2018).

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

Ports and harbors
Navigation systems
navigation
harbors
Global positioning system
Open Access
Iterative methods
Computer programming
Decision making

Antibacterial and antioxidant potential of Albizia anthelmintica as a medicinal plant on pathogenic veterinary isolates

Wale, K., Kwape, E., Sethibe, L., Gaobotse, G., Loeto, D. & Sethebe, B., 2018, In : Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. 12, 27, p. 456-462

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
medicinal plants
antioxidants
extracts
bark
anti-infective agents

Application of different pre-treatment techniques for enhanced biogas production from lawn grass: A review

Sibiya, N. T., Tesfagiogis, H. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. 9783319636115 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 245-255 11 p. (Green Energy and Technology; no. 9783319636115).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biogas
biogas
grass
energy crop
Anaerobic digestion
4 Citations (Scopus)

A review of additive manufacturing of α- β Ti alloy components through selective laser melting and laser metal deposition

Chandramohan, P., Bhero, S., Manikandasubramanian, K. & Ravishankar, B., 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. 13, 3, p. 790-812 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3D printers
Melting
Lasers
Metals
Rapid prototyping
2 Citations (Scopus)

Artificial neural networks modeling of the parameterized gold nanoparticles generation through photo-induced process

Gherman, A. M. M., Tosa, N., Cristea, V. M., Tosa, V., Porav, S. & Agachi, P. S., 2018, In : Materials Research Express. 5, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold
Nanoparticles
Neural networks
Citric Acid
Scanning

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
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Crystallizers
Model predictive control
Crystallization
Crystals
Predictive control systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Co-digestion of lawn grass with cow dung and pig manure under anaerobic condition

Singh, S., Matheri, A. N., Belaid, M. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. 9783319636115 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 221-243 23 p. (Green Energy and Technology; no. 9783319636115).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Manures
Biogas
pig
anoxic conditions
digestion
2 Citations (Scopus)
Allee Effect
Coexistence
Interaction
Availability
Ecology
17 Citations (Scopus)

Combined effects of slip and convective boundary condition on MHD 3D stretched flow of nanofluid through porous media inspired by non-linear thermal radiation

Nayak, M. K., Shaw, S., Pandey, V. S. & Chamkha, A. J., Aug 1 2018, In : Indian Journal of Physics. 92, 8, p. 1017-1028 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
thermal radiation
slip
boundary conditions
fluids
convection
3 Citations (Scopus)
Zinc Oxide
Indium
Spray pyrolysis
Zinc oxide
zinc oxides

Continuous decontamination of metal-polluted mine water using engineered hybrid adsorbent

Muliwa, A. M., Onyango, M. S., Maity, A. & Ochieng, A., 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Sustainable Research and Innovation (SRI) Conference. Kenya, p. 155-158 4 p.

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

Open Access
metal
water
mining industry
cost
water pollution

Corrigendum to “Assessing drivers of benthic macroinvertebrate community structure in African highlands: an exploration using multivariate analysis” [Sci. Total Environ. 601–602 (2017) 1340-1348]

Dalu, T., Wasserman, R. J., Tonkin, J. D., Alexander, M. E., Dalu, M. T. B., Motitsoe, S. N., Manungo, K. I., Bepe, O. & Dube, T., 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 637-638

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
cyanobacterium
Aquatic ecosystems
Eutrophication
aquatic ecosystem
Water quality
6 Citations (Scopus)

Deformation dependence of the isovector giant dipole resonance: The neodymium isotopic chain revisited

Donaldson, L. M., Bertulani, C. A., Carter, J., Nesterenko, V. O., von Neumann-Cosel, P., Neveling, R., Ponomarev, V. Y., Reinhard, P-G., Usman, I. T., Adsley, P., Brummer, J. W., Buthelezi, E. Z., Cooper, G. R. J., Fearick, R. W., Förtsch, S. V., Fujita, H., Fujita, Y., Jingo, M., Kleinig, W., Kureba, C. O. & 14 others, Kvasil, J., Latif, M., Li, K. C. W., Mira, J. P., Nemulodi, F., Papka, P., Pellegri, L., Pietralla, N., Richter, A., Sideras-Haddad, E., Smit, F. D., Steyn, G. F., Swartz, J. A. & Tamii, A., 2018, In : Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 776, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Deployment of IoV for Smart Cities: Applications, Architecture and Challenges

Ang, L. M., Seng, K. P., Ijemaru, G. & Zungeru, A. M., Dec 17 2018, In : IEEE Access. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Internet
Communication
Smart city
Servers
Data storage equipment

Design and Development of a Sanitary Landfill for Low Income Countries for Optimal Waste Management

Manyuchi, M. M., Muzenda, E. & Mbohwa, C., 2018, Handbook of Research on Microbial Tools for Environmental Waste Management. IGI Global, p. 373-388 16 p.

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

waste management
landfill
income
leachate
geotextile

Design and simulation of an automatic room heater control system

Zungeru, A. M., Mangwala, M., Chuma, J., Gaebolae, B. & Basutli, B., 2018, In : Heliyon. 4, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Control systems
Temperature
Microcontrollers
Fans
Networks (circuits)

Design of cloud-based CAPP system to aid process planning for sheet metal products

Gwangwava, N., 2018, E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations. IGI Global, p. 242-269 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Process planning
Sheet metal
Computer aided design
Machinery
Planning
4 Citations (Scopus)

Determining an optimal interstitial filling condition: An Attainable Region approach

Hlabangana, N., Danha, G., Mguni, N. G., Madiba, M. S. & Bhondayi, C., 2018, In : Powder Technology. 327, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gold
Ores
Particle size
4 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Van Der Pol Equation
Modified Equations
Fractional Order
Parametric Excitation
Action Potential
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of roadside vegetated filter strips and swales at treating roadway runoff: A tutorial review

Boger, A. R., Ahiablame, L., Mosase, E. & Beck, D., 2018, In : Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology. 4, 4, p. 478-486 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of biogas-slurry pyrolysis temperature on specific capacitance: 1st Africa Energy Materials Conference, 28-31 March 2017

Kibona Enock, T., King'ondu, C. K. & Pogrebnoi, A., 2018, In : Materials Today: Proceedings. 5, 4, Part 2, p. 10611-10620 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biogas
Carbonization
Pyrolysis
Capacitance
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of build direction on the microhardness and dry sliding wear behaviour of laser additive manufactured Ti-6Al-4V: Materials Today: Proceedings

Palanisamy, C., Bhero, S., Abiodun Obadele, B. & Apata Olubambi, P., 2018, p. 397-402. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Microhardness
Wear of materials
Lasers
Sintering
Titanium oxides
Open Access
Time Delay
Time delay
Public Health
Public health
Education
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of titanium addition on the microstructure, electrical conductivity and mechanical properties of copper by using SPS for the preparation of Cu-Ti alloys

Eze, A. A., Jamiru, T., Sadiku, E. R., Durowoju, M. Ọ., Kupolati, W. K., Ibrahim, I. D., Obadele, B. A., Olubambi, P. A. & Diouf, S., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 736, p. 163-171 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of homogenous–heterogeneous reactions on radiative NACL-CNP nanofluid flow past a convectively heated vertical riga plate

Nayak, M. K., Shaw, S., Makinde, O. D. & Chamkha, A. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Nanofluids. 7, 4, p. 657-667 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin friction
Heat radiation
Boundary layers
Carbon
Nanoparticles
6 Citations (Scopus)

Efficiency of waste clinker ash and iron oxide tailings for phosphorus removal from tertiary wastewater: Batch studies

Sima, T. V., Letshwenyo, M. W. & Lebogang, L., 2018, In : Environmental Technology and Innovation. 11, p. 49-63 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Electronegative (3+1)-dimensional modulated excitations in plasmas

Tabi, C. B., Panguetna, C. S. & Kofané, T. C., Sep 15 2018, In : Physica B: Condensed Matter. 545, p. 370-376 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Modulation
Plasmas
Negative ions
Ion acoustic waves
modulation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Electronegative nonlinear oscillating modes in plasmas

Panguetna, C. S., Tabi, C. B. & Kofané, T. C., Feb 1 2018, In : Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 55, p. 326-337 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Negative ions
Plasma
Modulational Instability
Plasmas
Solitons
11 Citations (Scopus)

Electroosmosis modulated peristaltic biorheological flow through an asymmetric microchannel: mathematical model

Tripathi, D., Jhorar, R., Anwar Bég, O. & Shaw, S., Jun 1 2018, In : Meccanica. 53, 8, p. 2079-2090 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Electroosmosis
microchannels
Microchannels
mathematical models
Electric fields
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Molecular sieves
absorbents
Nanorods
nanorods
alignment

Energy Efficient Secure Data Transmission in Wireless Sensor Network

Selvaraj, R., Marwala, T. & Kuthadi, V. M., 2018

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Enhanced Biogas Generation from Co-Digestion of Sewage Sludge and Kitchen Bio-Waste

Manyuchi, M. M., Mbohwa, C., Muzenda, E. & Masebinu, S. O., 2018, In : Covenant Journal of Physical and Life Sciences (Special Edition). 1, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
biogas
digestion
chemical oxygen demand
inoculation
methane
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical study of phwr specific suspended debris

Dutt, N. & Sahoo, P. K., 2018, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 330, p. 344-355 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
debris
Debris
heat
Steam
heat transfer
4 Citations (Scopus)

Fixed-bed operation for manganese removal from water using chitosan/bentonite/MnO composite beads

Muliwa, A. M., Leswifi, T., Maity, A., Ochieng, A. & Onyango, M. S., 2018, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25, p. 18081-18095 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Manganese removal (water treatment)
Bentonite
Chitosan
Manganese
bentonite
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fluctuations of polarization induce multisolitons in α -helix protein

Issa, S., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 91, 1, p. 679-686 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helix
Dipole
Polarization
Exact Solution
Fluctuations
8 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional blood flow in oscillatory arteries with thermal radiation and magnetic field effects

Bansi, C. D. K., Tabi, C. B., Motsumi, T. G. & Mohamadou, A., Jun 15 2018, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials. Elsevier B.V., p. 38-45 8 p. (Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials; vol. 456).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Magnetic Fields
Arteries
Hot Temperature
Radiation
Temperature
5 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional unstable patterns of energy in α−helix proteins with long-range interactions

Tabi, C. B., Nov 1 2018, In : Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 116, p. 386-391 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Long-range Interactions
Helix
Energy Transport
Fractional
Energy Storage