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A Method for Solving Some Class of Multilevel Multi-leader Multi-follower Programming Problems

Zewde, A. B. & Kassa, S. M., 2020, Optimization of Complex Systems: Theory, Models, Algorithms and Applications: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing. Le Thi, H. A., Minh Le, H. & Pham Dinh, T. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, Vol. 991. p. 589–599

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018

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
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

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
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

Manufacturing information and database systems adoption and usage trends in developing countries

Gwangwava, N., 2018, E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations. IGI Global, p. 72-92 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Developing countries
Manufacturing
Data base
Software
Fees
1 Citation (Scopus)

Open Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for cloud manufacturing and cloud-based maintenance integration using xml: E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations

Gwangwava, N., 2018, E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations. IGI Global, p. 270-307 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Manufacturing
E-services
E-manufacturing
Service strategy
Product lifecycle management

Possible absorbent regeneration in biogas purification and upgrading: A review

Maile, O. I., Tesfagiorgis, H. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. 9783319636115 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 273-287 15 p. (Green Energy and Technology; no. 9783319636115).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biogas
biogas
Fuel consumption
Purification
purification

Swarm-intelligence-based communication protocols for wireless sensor networks: Critical Developments and Applications of Swarm Intelligence

Ketshabetswe, L. K., Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J. M. & Mangwala, M., 2018, Critical Developments and Applications of Swarm Intelligence. IGI Global, p. 271-300 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Wireless sensor networks
Routing algorithms
Network protocols
Energy utilization
Planning
2 Citations (Scopus)

Thin coating deposition by magnetron sputtering: Production, Properties, and Applications of High Temperature Coatings

Odetola, P. I., Popoola, P. & Oladijo, P., 2018, Production, Properties, and Applications of High Temperature Coatings. IGI Global, p. 403-428 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

magnetron sputtering
coatings
thin films
sublimation
momentum transfer

Using blended learning approach to deliver courses in an Engineering Programme: Online Course Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Moalosi, R., Uziak, J. & Oladiran, M. T., 2018, Online Course Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. IGI Global, Vol. 2. p. 1016-1034 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Blended Learning
engineering
methodology
management
mechanical engineering
2017

An automated solar-powered aquaponics system towards agricultural sustainability in the Sultanate of Oman

Nagayo, A. M., Mendoza, C., Vega, E., Al Izki, R. K. S. & Jamisola, R. S., Sep 14 2017, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities, ICSGSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 42-49 8 p. (2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities, ICSGSC 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Sustainable development
Fish
Water
Arid regions
Aquaculture

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

Healthcare cloud computing for underground wireless sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Gorata, M., Mangwala, M. & Chuma, J., 2017, 2017 2nd International Conference on Frontiers of Sensors Technologies (ICFST). p. 136-140 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Cloud computing
Wireless sensor networks
Availability
Security of data
Cryptography
12 Citations (Scopus)

Synchronized nonlinear patterns in electrically coupled Hindmarsh–Rose neural networks with long-range diffusive interactions

Etémé, A. S., Tabi, C. B. & Mohamadou, A., Nov 1 2017, Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. Elsevier Ltd, Vol. 104. p. 813-826 14 p. (Chaos, Solitons and Fractals; vol. 104).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
synchronism
interactions
plane waves
neurons
spikes
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

Application of Non-Target Analysis with LC-HRMS for the Monitoring of Raw and Potable Water: Strategy and Results: Assessing Transformation Products of Chemicals by Non-Target and Suspect Screening − Strategies and Workflows Volume 2

Bader, T., Schulz, W., Lucke, T., Seitz, W. & Winzenbacher, R., 2016, Application of Non-Target Analysis with LC-HRMS for the Monitoring of Raw and Potable Water: Strategy and Results. American Chemical Society, Vol. 1242. p. 49-70 22 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 1242).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

liquid chromatography
mass spectrometry
drinking water
prioritization
pollutant

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

Grundlæggende kemi

Andersen, J. E. T., Hazell, R. & Christensen, J. B., Feb 1 2016, Grundlæggende Kemi.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

77 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating task prioritization and holistic coordination using relative Jacobian for combined 3-arm cooperating parallel manipulators

Jamisola, R. S. & Ibikunle, F. A., 2016, Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics. Fuji Technology Press, p. 117-123 7 p. 7393169. (Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics; vol. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Achyranthes
Wounds and Injuries
Wound Healing
Methanol
Ointments
1 Citation (Scopus)

Process Design and Integration of Various Carbon Capture Approaches into the Energy Sector and Other Energy-intensive Industrial Applications

Cormos, C. C., Petrescu, L., Cormos, A. M. & Agachi, S., 2016, 26 European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, 2016. Elsevier B.V., Vol. 38. p. 265-270 6 p. (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering; vol. 38).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Carbon capture
Industrial applications
Process design
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Artificial insect algorithms for routing in wireless sensor systems

Ang, L. M., Zungeru, A. M., Seng, K. P. & Habibi, D., Jan 1 2015, Emerging Research on Swarm Intelligence and Algorithm Optimization. IGI Global, p. 191-213 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Isoptera
Insects

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

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
39 Citations (Scopus)

ENSO CONDITIONS DURING 2014: THE EASTERN PACIFIC PERSPECTIVE - Eastern Africa

Tsidu, G. M., Gitau, W., Oludhe, C., Ogallo, L., Atheru, Z. & Ambenje, P., 2015, STATE OF THE CLIMATE IN 2014. American Meteorological Society, p. 187-189

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access

Impact of some agro fluids on corrosion resistance of mild steel

Afolabi, A. S., Ogazi, A. C. & Adams, F. V., Jan 1 2015, Transactions on Engineering Technologies: World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2014. Springer Netherlands, p. 431-444 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Corrosion Resistance
Carbon steel
Corrosion
Corrosion resistance
Steel

Impacts of Vaccination and Behavior Change in the Optimal Intervention Strategy for Controlling the Transmission of Tuberculosis

Aweke, T. & Kassa, S. M., 2015, Mathematics of Energy and Climate Change: CIM Series in Mathematical Sciences 2. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 15 - 38

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The acceleration scale, modified Newtonian dynamics and sterile neutrinos

Diaferio, A. & Angus, G. W., Jan 1 2015, Gravity: Where Do We Stand?. Springer International Publishing, p. 337-366 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

dark matter
neutrinos
galaxies
relativity
gravitation
2014

Constitutive formulations: SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology

Siginer, D. A., 2014, Stability of Non-Linear Constitutive Formulations for Viscoelastic Fluids. Springer Verlag, 80 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

constitutive equations
formulations
elastohydrodynamics
canonical forms
thermodynamics

Epilogue: SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology

Siginer, D. A., 2014, Stability of Non-linear Constitutive Formulations for Viscoelastic Fluids. Springer Verlag, 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

unified field theory
thermodynamics
continuum mechanics
Newtonian fluids
constitutive equations

NaBH4-mediated complete reduction of the α,β-unsaturated ketone units of chalcones in the synthesis of flavans

Masesane, I. B. & Mazimba, O., Jan 1 2014, Chemistry: The Key to our Sustainable Future. Springer Netherlands, p. 229-235 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ketone
carbon
alcohol
acid

Perspectives on Developing Critical Human GI Capacity in a Developing Country Context

Akinyemi, F. O., 2014, Cartography from Pole to Pole: Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Buchroithner, M., Prechtel, N. & Burghardt, D. (eds.). Springer Berlin, p. 451-460

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

developing world
curriculum
science and technology
public sector
private sector

Preamble: SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology

Siginer, D. A., 2014, Stability of Non-Linear Constitutive Formulations for Viscoelastic Fluids . Springer Verlag, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Viscoelastic Fluid
Well-posed Problem
Viscoelastic Flow
Rheology
Viscoelasticity
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

11 - Xanthones and Anthranoids from the Medicinal Plants of Africa

Mazimba, O., Nana, F., Kuete, V. & Singh, G. S., 2013, Medicinal Plant Research in Africa. Kuete, V. (ed.). Oxford: Elsevier, p. 393-434 42 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Xanthones
Anthraquinones
Bioactivity
Anthracenes
Scaffolds
1 Citation (Scopus)

Developing wireless network design in 4g long term evolution for healthcare

Md Zain, A. S., Yahya, A., Malek, M. F. A. & Omar, N., Apr 30 2013, Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care. IGI Global, Vol. 1-2. p. 503-517 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Technology
Delivery of Health Care
Wireless Technology
Growth
Research

Socio-economic Development in the AR and its Impact on the Environment

Akinyemi, F. O., 2013, Albertine Rift Conservation Status Report: Albertine Rift Conservation Series No 1. Kanyamibwa, S. (ed.). Albertine Rift Conservation Society Network, p. 69-74 6 p. 5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
economic development
biodiversity
human activity
tea
coffee
2012

Assessing the use of blackboard for course delivery in an engineering programme

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T. & Moalosi, R., Dec 1 2012, Developments in Engineering Education Standards: Advanced Curriculum Innovations. IGI Global, p. 178-193 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

mechanical engineering
Mechanical engineering
Students
engineering
student

Association of alcohol consumption with HIV/AIDS: A mathematical modelling approach

Thomas, G. & Lungu, E. M., Dec 1 2012, A Treatise of Biological Models. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 179-215 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Alcohol
Mathematical Modeling
Progression
Susceptibility
Backward Bifurcation

Designing Layered Double Hydroxides for Targeted Applications: Supplemental Proceedings

Hossenlopp, J. M., Majoni, S. & Machingauta, C., 2012, Designing Layered Double Hydroxides for Targeted Applications: Supplemental Proceedings. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 403-412 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hydroxides
2 Citations (Scopus)

Engineer-to-order: A maturity concurrent engineering best practice in improving supply chains

Addo-Tenkorang, R. & Eyob, E., Dec 1 2012, Customer-Oriented Global Supply Chains: Concepts for Effective Management. IGI Global, p. 112-128 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Supply chain
Concurrent engineering
Maturity
Engineers
Best practice
5 Citations (Scopus)

Improved energy-efficient ant-based routing algorithm in wireless sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Ang, L. M., Prabaharan, S. R. S. & Seng, K. P., Dec 1 2012, Wireless Sensor Networks and Energy Efficiency: Protocols, Routing and Management. IGI Global, p. 420-444 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Routing algorithms
Wireless sensor networks
Ant colony optimization
Energy resources
Electric power utilization
6 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating general education courses into engineering curriculum: Students' perspective

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T. & Kommula, V. P., Dec 1 2012, Developments in Engineering Education Standards: Advanced Curriculum Innovations. IGI Global, p. 247-262 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

general education
Curricula
Education
Students
engineering

Interaction between malaria parasites and the host immune system

Lungu, E. M., Dec 2012, A Treatise of Biological Models. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Malaria
Immune System
Immunology
Reproduction number
Stability of Equilibria

Modelling HIV infection with specific anti-HIV immune response

Chirove, F. & Lungu, E. M., Dec 1 2012, A Treatise of Biological Models. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 35-54 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

HIV Infection
Immune Response
Cell
Modeling
Infection
75 Citations (Scopus)

Radio frequency energy harvesting and management for wireless sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Ang, L. M., Prabaharan, S. R. S. & Seng, K. P., 2012, Green Mobile Devices and Networks: Energy Optimization and Scavenging Techniques. CRC Press, p. 341-368 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Energy harvesting
Energy management
Wireless sensor networks
Routing algorithms
Harvesters
2011

Adaptive multicarrier frequency hopping spread spectrum combined with channel coding

Sidek, O., Yahya, A., Ghani, F., Ahmad, R. B. & Salleh, M. F. M., Dec 1 2011, Handbook of Research on Mobility and Computing: Evolving Technologies and Ubiquitous Impacts. IGI Global, p. 157-174 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Frequency hopping
Channel coding
Power spectral density

Computational intelligence in future wireless and mobile communications by employing channel prediction technology

Yahya, A., Ghani, F., Sidek, O., Ahmad, R. B., Salleh, M. F. M. & Yahya, K. M., Aug 4 2011, Next Generation Data Technologies for Collective Computational Intelligence. Bessis, N. & Xhafa, F. (eds.). p. 225-250 26 p. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 352).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Frequency hopping
Artificial intelligence
Communication
Signal systems
Multipath fading
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an efficient and secure mobile communication system with new future directions

Yahya, A., Ghani, F., Badlishah Ahmad, R., Rahman, M., Syuhada, A., Sidek, O. & Salleh, M. F. M., Dec 1 2011, Handbook of Research on Computational Science and Engineering: Theory and Practice. IGI Global, p. 219-238 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mobile telecommunication systems
Computer hardware description languages
Decoding
Field programmable gate arrays (FPGA)
Hardware
2010
13 Citations (Scopus)

Aerosol measurements over south Africa using satellite, sun-photometer and lidar

Sivakumar, V., Tesfaye, M., Alemu, W., Sharma, A., Bollig, C. & Mengistu, G., Jan 1 2010, Advances in Geosciences: Volume 16: Atmospheric Science (AS). World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 253-262 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

photometer
lidar
aerosol
ground-based measurement
stratosphere
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mean ozone and water vapor height profiles for southern hemisphere region using radiosonde/ozonesonde and haloe satelite data

Sivakumar, V., Tefera, D., Mengistu, G. & Botai, O. J., Jan 1 2010, Advances in Geosciences: Volume 16: Atmospheric Science (AS). World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 263-270 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ozonesonde
radiosonde
Southern Hemisphere
water vapor
ozone
2009
4 Citations (Scopus)

Artificial Neural Networks Modelling of PID and Model Predictive Controlled Waste Water Treatment Plant Based on the Benchmark Simulation Model No.1

Cristea, V. M., Pop, C. & Serban Agachi, P., Jun 26 2009, 19th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. Jezowski, J. & Thullie, J. (eds.). p. 1183-1188 6 p. (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering; vol. 26).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Water treatment plants
Wastewater
Derivatives
Neural networks
Simulators