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2016

The NEED project: Enhancing the widespread use of renewable energy resources in the Southern African region

Katende, J., Oladiran, M. T., Kelebopile, L., Onyango, T., Huneke, M., Kapfhamer, S., Zorner, W., Kgathi, D., Mbaiwa, J. E., Motsholapheko, M. R., Chisale, P., John, S., Zulu, A., Mpanga, S., Muya, M., Kaoma, M., Ngendo, D. & Zulu, A., May 6 2016, Proceedings of the 24th Conference on the Domestic Use of Energy, DUE 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7466721

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Transesterification of Animal fat to biodiesel over calcined solid sodium silicate catalyst

Mabitla, S., Molote, M., Sadare, O. O., Daramola, M. O. & Afolabi, A. S., 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. 636-639 4 p.

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Volatile organic compounds-biodiesel thermodynamic interactions: Influence of temperature

Ramdharee, S., Muzenda, E. & Belaid, M., Jan 1 2016, WCE 2016 - World Congress on Engineering 2016. Ao, S. I., Ao, S. I., Gelman, L., Ao, S. I., Gelman, L., Hukins, D. W. L., Hunter, A. & Korsunsky, A. M. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2224. p. 698-708 11 p.

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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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2015

Air leakage and recirculation behavior under the influence of booster fans

Feledi, K. & Gillies, S., 2015, 2015 SME Annual Conference and Expo and CMA 117th National Western Mining Conference - Mining: Navigating the Global Waters. Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, p. 116-119 4 p.

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An efficient adaptive preprocessing mechanism for streaming sensor data

Kuthadi, V. M., Selvaraj, R. & Marwala, T., Sep 28 2015, Proceedings of 2015 IEEE 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control, ISCO 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7282266

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Biohydrogen production by bacterial granules adapted to grow at different thermophilic temperatures

Obazu, F. O., Afolabi, A. S., Daramola, M. O. & Gray, V. M., 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. 924-928 5 p.

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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.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Conductor disc used to suppress spurious mode and enhance electric coupling in a dielectric loaded combline resonator

Pholele, T. M. & Chuma, J. M., Nov 9 2015, 2015 IEEE Radio and Antenna Days of the Indian Ocean, RADIO 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7323396

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Controlled surface treatment of mild steel with carbon nanotubes at austenitic temperature

Afolabi, A. S., Hassan, A. S. & Daramola, M. O., 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. 614-618 5 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Corrosion behaviour of mild steel in biodiesel prepared from ghee butter

Ononiwu, G. I., Adams, F. V., Joseph, I. V. & 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. 858-862 5 p.

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Design and development of MATLAB based three phase converter for unbalanced AC source with enhancement in power control

Aiswarya, S., Ravi, S., Kumarakrishnan, V. & Mezhuyev, V., Oct 5 2015, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Soft-Computing and Network Security, ICSNS 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7292376

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Distributed beamformer design under mixed SINR balancing and SINR-target-constraints

Basutli, B. & Lambotharan, S., Sep 9 2015, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Digital Signal Processing, DSP 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2015-September. p. 530-534 5 p. 7251929

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Earthworms as engineers of soil and human health

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 646-650 5 p.

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Economic analysis of biogas upgrading and utilization as vehicular fuel in South Africa

Masebinu, S. O., Aboyade, A. O. & Muzenda, E., 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. 579-588 10 p.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating the efficiency of Information Technology for Domain-Specific Mathematical Modelling

Mezhuyev, V., Abdul Majid, M. & Samikannu, R., Aug 24 2015, I4CT 2015 - 2015 2nd International Conference on Computer, Communications, and Control Technology, Art Proceeding. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 289-293 5 p. 7219583

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of heavy metals in platinum tailing dam site

Nkobane, M. P., Afolabi, A. S. & Abdulkareem, 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. 967-971 5 p.

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Exergy and economic analyses of a hybrid solid oxide fuel cell by computer simulation

Bilyaminu, S., Yenkwo, K. C., Saka, A. A. & 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. 785-790 6 p.

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Extending the bargain region using beamforming design under mixed QoS constraints

Basutli, B. & Lambotharan, S., Sep 9 2015, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Digital Signal Processing, DSP 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2015-September. p. 511-515 5 p. 7251925

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Factors influencing chemical absorption of C02 and H2S in biogas purification: A review

Maile, O. I., Tesfagiorgis, H. B. & Muzenda, E., 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. 619-622 4 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

High performance tiny capacitor development using MATLAB for harmonic elimination in symmetrical full bridge circuit

Nithya, C., Kumarakrishnan, V., Ravi, S. & Rasool Mohideen, S., Oct 5 2015, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Soft-Computing and Network Security, ICSNS 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7292402

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Hydrogen-based power generation from bioethanol steam reforming

Tasnadi-Asztalos, Z., Cormos, C. C. & Agachi, P. S., Dec 23 2015, 10th International Conference Processes in Isotopes and Molecules, PIM 2015. Falamas, A. & Turcu, I. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., Vol. 1700. 050001

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Increasing the coverage area through relay node deployment in long term evolution advanced cellular networks

Aldhaibani, J. A., Ahmad, R. B., Yahya, A. & Azeez, S. A., May 15 2015, International Conference on Mathematics, Engineering and Industrial Applications, ICoMEIA 2014. Ramli, M. F., Roslan, N., Junoh, A. K., Masnan, M. J. & Kharuddin, M. H. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., Vol. 1660. 070059

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Influence of digestate recirculation and recirculation percentage on biogas production from lawn grass via anaerobic digestion

Sibiya, N. T., Tesfagiorgis, H. B. & Muzenda, E., 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. 602-606 5 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Learning reactive robot behavior for autonomous valve turning

Ahmadzadeh, S. R., Kormushev, P., Jamisola, R. S. & Caldwell, D. G., Jan 1 2015, 2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots, Humanoids 2014. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2015-February. p. 366-373 8 p. 7041386

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MATLAB/Simulink based design and development of a Buck Boost converter as a smooth starter for DC motor control

Rajeswari, R., Ravi, S., Mezhuyev, V. & Kumarakrishnan, V., Oct 5 2015, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Soft-Computing and Network Security, ICSNS 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7292440

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Methane production from anaerobic co-digestion of cow dung, chicken manure, pig manure and sewage waste

Sebola, M. R., Tesfagiorgis, H. B. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2015, WCE 2015 - World Congress on Engineering 2015. Ao, S. I., Gelman, L., Korsunsky, A. M., Ao, S. I., Hukins, D. W. L., Hunter, A., Ao, S. I. & Gelman, L. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2217. p. 592-598 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling of the mechanical responses of nanocrystalline metals and alloys

Sanusi, K. O., Afolabi, A. S., Muzenda, E. & Akinlabi, E. T., 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. 1177-1182 6 p.

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Modular relative Jacobian for dual-arms and the wrench transformation matrix

Jamisola, R. S., Kormushev, P., Caldwell, D. G. & Ibikunle, F., Sep 23 2015, Proceedings of the 2015 7th IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems, CIS 2015 and Robotics, Automation and Mechatronics, RAM 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 181-186 6 p. 7274617

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Needs assessment for the occupational health risk and management of the call center industry in the Philippines

Amit, L. M., Ultra Jr, V. & Song, Y-W., 2015, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference and Exhibition of Occupational Health and Safety. Vol. 3.

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Nova Eruptions with Infrared Interferometric Observations

Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Dec 1 2015, The Physics of Evolved Stars: A Conference Dedicated to the Memory of Olivier Chesneau. Millour, F., Lanz, T. & Lagadec, E. (eds.). EDP Sciences, p. 137-141 5 p. (EAS Publications Series; vol. 71-72).

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Optimization and characterization of biofuel from waste cooking oil

Emeji, I. C., Afolabi, A. S., Kalala, J. & Abdulkareem, 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. 820-823 4 p.

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Oryzanol and phytic acid content in rice bran as affected by nanofertilizer application

Benzon, H. R. L., Rubenecia, M. R. U., Ultra Jr, V. & Lee, S. C., 2015, Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Conference: Crop production and Creative Economy. p. 257

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Potential Impacts of Leachate From Waste Mixed With CCA-Treated Wood Destined to Landfills

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2015, WCECS 2015: Transactions on Engineering Technologies. Ao, S. I., Kim, H. & Amouzegar, M. (eds.). Springer Singapore, p. 513-524

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Potential of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria and pyroligneous acids on improving growth of paddy rice and soil properties

Jeong, K. W., Kim, B. S., Ultra Jr, V. & Lee, S. C., 2015, Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Conference: Crop production and Creative Economy.

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Potential risks of CCA-Treated wood destined to landfills

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 593-597 5 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Preparation and characterization of nanocomposite soy-carbon nanotubes (SPI/CNTs) adhesive from soy protein isolate

Sadare, O. O., Daramola, M. O. & 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. 1066-1070 5 p.

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Production and characterization of bioethanol from sugarcane bagasse as alternative energy sources

Saka, A. A., Afolabi, A. S. & Ogochukwu, M. U., 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. 876-880 5 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Soft information assisted phase noise estimation in vector OFDM using linear MMSE receivers

Ngebani, I., Li, Y., Xia, X. G., Zhao, M., Chuma, J. & Cai, Y., 2015, Proceedings of 19th International ITG Workshop on Smart Antennas, WSA 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7051827

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Sustenance of dark fermentative hydrogen production by an undefined bacterial culture

Obazu, F. O., Afolabi, A. S., Daramola, M. O. & Gray, V. M., 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. 951-954 4 p.

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Synergizing food-energy-water (few) resources for sustainable benefits

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E., Msibi, I. M. & Masebinu, S. O., 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. 632-636 5 p.

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Techno-Econometric Analysis of Membrane Technology for Biogas Upgrading

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Mbohwa, C. & Aboyade, A. O., 2015, WCECS 2015: Transactions on Engineering Technologies. Ao, S. I., Kim, H. & Amouzegar, M. (eds.). Springer Singapore, p. 481-497

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THz spectroscopic characterization of biochar

Lepodise, L., Lewis, R., Joseph, S. & Horvat, J., Nov 11 2015, IRMMW-THz 2015 - 40th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7327752

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Towards the Cultural Knowledge Ontology

Phefo, O. S. D., Kefitiley, N. & Hlomani, H., Oct 19 2015, Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 16th International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration, IRI 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 526-533 8 p. 7301022

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Tracking and tracing of global Supply chain network: Case study from a finnish company

Shamsuzzoha, A., Ehrs, M., Addo-Tengkorang, R. & Helo, P., 2015, ICEIS 2015 - 17th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Proceedings. SciTePress, Vol. 1. p. 46-53 8 p.

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Understanding the functionality of multiplexed sensors in order to aid design and enhance performance

Moodley, K., Land, K. J. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2015, MicroTAS 2015 - 19th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences. Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, p. 1640-1642 3 p.

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Using blind analysis for software engineering experiments

Sigweni, B. & Shepperd, M., Apr 27 2015, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering, EASE 2015. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 27-29-April-2015. a32

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3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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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

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4 Citations (Scopus)