Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Research Output 1970 2020

2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the attainable region method to determine optimal conditions for milling and leaching

Hlabangana, N., Danha, G., Bwalya, M. M., Hildebrandt, D. & Glasser, D., 2017, In : Powder Technology. 317, p. 400-407 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Leaching
Recovery
Gold
Ores
Profitability
27 Citations (Scopus)

A review of thermal energy storage designs, heat storage materials and cooking performance of solar cookers with heat storage

Nkhonjera, L., Bello-Ochende, T., John, G. & King'ondu, C. K., 2017, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 75, p. 157-167 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review on battery technologies for electrical energy storage

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, p. 5711-5719. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Energy storage
Energy management
Hybrid vehicles
Developing countries
Energy conservation

A review on factors affecting municipal solid waste generation

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O., Mbohwa, C., Manyuchi, M. M. & Naidoo, P., 2017. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
municipal solid waste
income
policy implementation
Gross Domestic Product
waste management
8 Citations (Scopus)

A review on quality factor enhanced on-chip microwave planar resonators

Kobe, O. B., Chuma, J., Jamisola, R. & Chose, M., 2017, In : Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal. 20, 2, p. 460-466 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Resonators
Waveguides
Microwaves
Planar waveguides
Fabrication
12 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing drivers of benthic macroinvertebrate community structure in African highland streams: An exploration using multivariate analysis

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., 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 601-602, p. 1340-1348 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
multivariate analysis
macroinvertebrate
community structure
Catchments
Phosphates

Assessing the morphological composition and energy potential of MSW, the case of the city of johannesburg

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, p. 5696-5702. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

potential energy
refuse
municipal solid waste
energy
landfill
Open Access
Dynamic models
Control systems
Open Access
water quality
land use
water pollution
water management
pollution
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
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

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
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
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
35 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

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

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

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

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
7 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical Absorption of Carbon Dioxide in Biogas Purification

Maile, O. I., Muzenda, E. & Tesfagiorgis, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 7, p. 639-646 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogas
Purification
Carbon dioxide
Methane
Anaerobic digestion
10 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical oxygen demand removal from electroplating wastewater by purified and polymer functionalized carbon nanotubes adsorbents

Bankole, M. T., Abdulkareem, A. S., Tijani, J. O., Ochigbo, S. S., Afolabi, A. S. & Roos, W. D., 2017, In : Water Resources and Industry. 18, p. 33-50 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
chemical oxygen demand
polymer
wastewater
demand
spontaneity
Nodular iron
Metallurgy
Cast iron
Chromium
Martensite
Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)

Climate change and population growth impacts on surface water supply and demand of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Kifle Arsiso, B., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Stoffberg, G. H. & Tadesse, T., 2017, In : Climate Risk Management. 18, p. 21-33 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ethiopia
water demand
population growth
water management
climate change
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Botswana
smallholder
farmer
climate change
drought
Arid regions
Fisheries
Greenhouses
Agriculture
Monitoring
1 Citation (Scopus)

Coagulation efficiency of Dicerocaryum eriocarpum (DE) plant

Odiyo, J. O., Bassey, O. J., Ochieng, A. & Chimuka, L., 2017, In : Water SA. 43, 1, 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
mucilage
coagulation
turbidity
Coagulants
Water
10 Citations (Scopus)

Coevolution with bacteria drives the evolution of aerobic fermentation in Lachancea kluyveri

Zhou, N., Swamy, K. BS., Leu, J-Y., McDonald, M. J., Galafassi, S., Compagno, C. & Piškur, J., 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Company-Wide Data Integration Model for the Water

Sebubi, O., Dinakenyane, O. & Mpoeleng, D., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Comparative evaluation of the performance of a bi-fuel vehicle on biogas and natural gas

Kukoyi, T. O., Muzenda, E. & Mbohwa, C., 2017. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Biogas
Natural gas
Dynamometers
Chassis
Passenger cars
Open Access
Expert systems
Virtual reality
Controllability
Application programs
Agriculture
2 Citations (Scopus)

Compositional analysis and optical properties of Co doped TiO2 thin films fabricated by spray pyrolysis method for dielectric and p hotocatalytic applications

Wafula, H. B., Musembi, R. J., Juma, A. O., Tonui, P., Simiyu, J., Sakwa, T., Prakash, D. & Verma, K. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Optik. 128, p. 212-217 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spray pyrolysis
pyrolysis
sprayers
Optical properties
optical properties
5 Citations (Scopus)

Computational Identification of Antibody Epitopes on the Dengue Virus NS1 Protein

Lebani, K., Jones, M. L., Legge, F. S., Mahler, S. M., Young, P. R., Watterson, D., Treutlein, H. R. & Zeng, J., 2017, In : Biomolecular Simulations.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Concurrent enterprise: a conceptual framework for enterprise supply-chain network activities

Addo-Tenkorang, R., Helo, P. T. & Kantola, J., Apr 21 2017, In : Enterprise Information Systems. 11, 4, p. 474-511 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supply chain management
Supply chains
Industry
Product development
Concurrent engineering
5 Citations (Scopus)

Coupled energy patterns in zigzag molecular chains

Sadjo, B., Tabi, C. B., Edongue, H. & Mohamadou, A., Jul 1 2017, In : Wave Motion. 72, p. 342-353 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
molecular chains
direct numerical simulation
nonlinear equations
energy
plane waves
2 Citations (Scopus)

Crashworthy characteristics of axial quasi-statically compressed Bombyx mori composite cylindrical tubes: Experimental

Ude, A. U., Eshkoor, R. A. & Azhari, C. H., 2017, In : Fibers and Polymers. 18, 8, p. 1594-1601 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Energy absorption
Crushing
Fibers
Composite materials
Crashworthiness
7 Citations (Scopus)

Data-driven control: A behavioral approach

Maupong, T. M. & Rapisarda, P., Mar 1 2017, In : Systems and Control Letters. 101, p. 37-43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controllers
Trajectories

Deception in Web Application Honeypots: Case of Glastopf

Mphago, B., Mpoeleng, D. & Masupe, S., 2017, In : International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics. 6, 4, p. 179-186 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Design and implementation of security in healthcare cloud computing

Gorata, M., Zungeru, A. M., Mangwala, M. & Chuma, J., 2017, In : Journal of Computer Science. 13, 2, p. 34-47 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cloud computing
Health
Security of data
Information technology
Availability

Design and simulation of a weather activated window system

Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J., Mangwala, M. & Tlhabiwe, L. R., 2017, In : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research. 12, 20, p. 10189-10196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Temperature
Resistors
Atmospheric temperature
Networks (circuits)
Open systems

Design considerations for an engineered landfill

Manyuchi, M. M., Mbohwa, C. & Muzenda, E., Dec 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
landfill
waste management
leachate
site selection
liner
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Fly ash
fly ash
Leaching
kalsilite
leaching
1 Citation (Scopus)

Determining the PGM bearing mineral phase in the UG2 ore

Danha, G., Bhondayi, C., Hlabangana, N. & Hildebrandt, D., Jun 15 2017, In : Powder Technology. 315, p. 236-242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Ores
Minerals
Processing
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)
Southern Africa
integrated pest management
moth
farmer
Climate change