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Mechanism of fiber/matrix bond and properties of wood polymer composites produced from alkaline-treated Daniella oliveri wood flour

Olakanmi, E. O., Ogunesan, E. A., Vunain, E., Lafia-Araga, R. A., Doyoyo, M. & Meijboom, R., Sep 1 2016, In : Polymer Composites. 37, 9, p. 2657-2672 16 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructure and Tribological Behaviour of CrCuFeNiTi High Entropy Alloys

Sobiyi, K., Bodunrin, M., Akinlabi, E., Obadele, B., Sahari, B. B. (ed.), Qin, Q. (ed.) & Das, R. (ed.), Oct 2016, In : MATEC Web of Conferences. 82, p. 2007 1 p.

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Modeling Balling Phenomenon in Metallic Laser Sintering

Liu, X., Boutaous, M., Xin, S. & Dennis, S., 2016, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences.

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MODELLING PEDESTRIANS’ IMPACT ON THE PERFORMANCE OF A ROUNDABOUT

Obsu, L. L., Meurer, A., Kassa, S. M. & Klar, A., 2016, In : Neural, Parallel and Scientific Computations. p. 317-334

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Modular relative jacobian for combined 3-arm parallel manipulators

Jamisola, R. S., Mastalli, C. & Ibikunle, F., Jan 1 2016, In : International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research. 5, 2, p. 90-95 6 p.

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Modulated charge patterns and noise effect in a twisted DNA model with solvent interaction

Tabi, C. B., Dang Koko, A., Oumarou Doko, R., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 15 2016, In : Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 442, p. 498-509 12 p.

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Modulational instability in a biexciton molecular chain with saturable nonlinearity effects

Sali, I., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 10 2016, In : International Journal of Modern Physics B. 30, 1, 1550244.

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New Concepts of Quality Assurance in Analytical Chemistry: Will They Influence the Way We Conduct Science in General?

Andersen, J. E. T., Glasdam, S. M., Larsen, D. B. & Molenaar, N., Dec 1 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 203, 12, p. 1582-1590 9 p.

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Non-linear thermal convection in a Casson fluid flow over a horizontal plate with convective boundary condition

Shaw, S., Mahanta, G. & Sibanda, P., Jun 1 2016, In : Alexandria Engineering Journal. 55, 2, p. 1295-1304 10 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

On Modelling Wisdom, Intuition, and Reason

Jamisola, R., 2016, In : Lovotics. 4, 1

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On the quality and performance of nanocomposite soy protein/CNTs adhesive for wood application

Afolabi, A. S., Sadare, O. O. & Daramola, M. O., Sep 1 2016, In : Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 7, 3, 035005.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Optical properties of amorphous Se90-XIn10SbXthin film alloys

Muiva, C. M., Mwabora, J. M., Sathiaraj, T. S. & King, J. G., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 689, p. 432-438 7 p.

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Optical properties of highly oriented nanostructured CuI (111) thin films

Luhanga, P. V. C., Muiva, C., Coetzee, S. H., Maabong, K., Tiedt, L. & Monowe, P., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials. 18, 9-10, p. 837-841 5 p.

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Optimal multi-dimensional stochastic harvesting with density-dependent prices

Alvarez, L. H. R., Lungu, E. & Øksendal, B., Jun 1 2016, In : Afrika Matematika. 27, 3-4, p. 427-442 16 p.

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Palaeosol nomenclature and classification for South Africa: A new perspective

Eze, P. N., Udeigwe, T. K. & Umeugochukwu, O. P., Sep 1 2016, In : Geoderma Regional. 7, 3, p. 323-329 7 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Performance prediction of rotary solid desiccant dehumidifier in hybrid air-conditioning system using artificial neural network

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2016, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 98, p. 1091-1103 13 p.

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Performance prediction of solid desiccant - Vapor compression hybrid air-conditioning system using artificial neural network

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2016, In : Energy. 103, p. 618-629 12 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Persistence of antibiotic resistance and plasmid-associated genes in soil following application of sewage sludge and abundance on vegetables at harvest

Rahube, T. O., Marti, R., Scott, A., Tien, Y. C., Murray, R., Sabourin, L., Duenk, P., Lapen, D. R. & Topp, E., Mar 7 2016, In : Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 62, 7, p. 600-607 8 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Photodegradation of Molasses Wastewater Using TiO2–ZnO Nanohybrid Photocatalyst Supported on Activated Carbon

Otieno, B., Apollo, S., Naidoo, B. E. & Ochieng, A., 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 203, 11, p. 1443-1454

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Physical properties of gallium and aluminium co-doped zinc oxide thin films deposited at different radio frequency magnetron sputtering power

Muchuweni, E., Sathiaraj, T. S. & Nyakotyo, H., Nov 15 2016, In : Ceramics International. 42, 15, p. 17706-17710 5 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

PLA Crystallization Kinetics and Morphology Development

Refaa, Z., Boutaous, M. & Dennis, S., 2016, In : International Polymer Processing.

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Predictive mathematical modeling and computer simulation of direct ethanol fuel cell

Abdulkareem, A. S., Jimoh, A., Afolabi, A. S., Muzenda, E. & Okeke, A. C., Mar 3 2016, In : Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects. 38, 5, p. 635-643 9 p.

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Predictive modeling of student dropout indicators in educational data mining using improved decision tree

Sivakumar, S., Venkataraman, S. & Selvaraj, R., 2016, In : Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 9, 4, p. 1-5 5 p., 87032.

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Prevalence of asthma among school children in Gaborone, Botswana

Kiboneka, A., Levin, M., Mosalakatane, T., Makone, I., Wobudeya, E., Makubate, B., Hopp, R., Mazhani, L. & Kung, S. J., Sep 1 2016, In : African Health Sciences. 16, 3, p. 809-816 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of the Euler phi-function on pairs of positive integers (6x - 1, 6x + 1)

Mothebe*, M. F. & Samuel, S., 2016, In : African Journal of Mathematics and Computer Science Research. 9, 2, p. 12-14 3 p.

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PWM-based controller of output voltage for wind- driven individual self-excited induction generator

Sujitha, C., Christy, A. A., Rajasomashekar, S., Ravi, S., Brindha, R., Poornima, P. U. & Pachpor, S., Jan 1 2016, In : Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 9, 41, 95433.

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Resonance modeling and control via magnetorheological dampers

Letelier, M. F., Siginer, D. A. & Stockle, J. S., Aug 1 2016, In : Zeitschrift fur Angewandte Mathematik und Physik. 67, 4, 89.

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Rheoprocessing of Semisolid Metals and Alloys

Bakhtiyarov, S., Dennis, S., Letelier, M. F., Barrera, C. & Boutaous, M., 2016, In : Applied Mechanics Reviews.

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Secondary Flows and Heat Transfer in the Flow of Non-linear Viscoelastic Fluids in Tear-Drop Shaped Tubes

Letelier, M. F., Barrera, C., Dennis, S., Jacobs, P. & Gonzalez, A., 2016, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences.

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Secular spring rainfall variability at local scale over Ethiopia: trend and associated dynamics

Tsidu, G. M., Jul 16 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. p. 1-16 16 p.

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Selection of screw characteristics and operational boundary conditions to facilitate post-flush urine and faeces separation within single household sanitation systems

Mercer, E., Cruddas, P., Williams, L., Kolios, A., Parker, A., Tyrrel, S., Cartmell, E., Pidou, M. & McAdam, E. J., 2016, In : Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology. 2, 6, p. 953-964 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Sewage Treatment by Waste Stabilization Pond Systems

Bansah, K. & Suglo, R., 2016, In : Journal of Energy and Natural Resource Management. 3, 1

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Simulation of bulk aerosol direct radiative effects and its climatic feedbacks in South Africa using RegCM4

Tesfaye, M., Botai, J., Sivakumar, V., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Rautenbach, C. J. D. W. & Moja, S. J., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. 142, p. 1-19 19 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Solar Photocatalysis of Methyl Orange Using Multi-Ion Doped TiO2 Catalysts

Thulari, V. R., Akach, J., Chiririwa, H. & Ochieng, A., 2016, In : International Journal of Chemical, Molecular, Nuclear, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. 10, 12, p. 1472-1477 6 p.

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Solid desiccant air conditioning - A state of the art review

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2016, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 60, p. 1451-1469 19 p.

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State of the climate in 2015

Aaron-Morrison, A. P., Ackerman, S. A., Adams, N. G., Adler, R. F., Albanil, A., Alfaro, E. J., Allan, R., Alves, L. M., Amador, J. A., Andreassen, L. M., Arendt, A., Arévalo, J., Arndt, D. S., Arzhanova, N. M., Aschan, M. M., Azorin-Molina, C., Banzon, V., Bardin, M. U., Barichivich, J., Baringer, M. O. & 448 others, Barreira, S., Baxter, S., Bazo, J., Becker, A., Bedka, K. M., Behrenfeld, M. J., Bell, G. D., Belmont, M., Benedetti, A., Bernhard, G., Berrisford, P., Berry, D. I., Bettolli, M. L., Bhatt, U. S., Bidegain, M., Bill, B. D., Billheimer, S., Bissolli, P., Blake, E. S., Blunden, J., Bosilovich, M. G., Boucher, O., Boudet, D., Box, J. E., Boyer, T., Braathen, G. O., Bromwich, D. H., Brown, R., Bulygina, O. N., Burgess, D., Calderón, B., Camargo, S. J., Campbell, J. D., Cappelen, J., Carrasco, G., Carter, B. R., Chambers, D. P., Chandler, E., Christiansen, H. H., Christy, J. R., Chung, D., Chung, E. S., Cinque, K., Clem, K. R., Coelho, C. A., Cogley, J. G., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Colwell, S., Cooper, O. R., Copland, L., Cosca, C. E., Cross, J. N., Crotwell, M. J., Crouch, J., Davis, S. M., De Eyto, E., De Jeu, R. A. M., De Laat, J., Degasperi, C. L., Degenstein, D., Demircan, M., Derksen, C., Destin, D., Di Girolamo, L., Di Giuseppe, F., Diamond, H. J., Dlugokencky, E. J., Dohan, K., Dokulil, M. T., Dolgov, A. V., Dolman, A. J., Domingues, C. M., Donat, M. G., Dong, S., Dorigo, W. A., Dortch, Q., Doucette, G., Drozdov, D. S., Ducklow, H., Dunn, R. J. H., Durán-Quesada, A. M., Dutton, G. S., Ebrahim, A., Elkharrim, M., Elkins, J. W., Espinoza, J. C., Etienne-Leblanc, S., Evans, T. E., Famiglietti, J. S., Farrell, S., Fateh, S., Fausto, R. S., Fedaeff, N., Feely, R. A., Feng, Z., Fenimore, C., Fettweis, X., Fioletov, V. E., Flemming, J., Fogarty, C. T., Fogt, R. L., Folland, C., Fonseca, C., Fossheim, M., Foster, M. J., Fountain, A., Francis, S. D., Franz, B. A., Frey, R. A., Frith, S. M., Froidevaux, L., Ganter, C., Garzoli, S., Gerland, S., Gobron, N., Goldenberg, S. B., Gomez, R. S., Goni, G., Goto, A., Grooß, J. U., Gruber, A., Guard, C. C., Gugliemin, M., Gupta, S. K., Gutiérrez, J. M., Hagos, S., Hahn, S., Haimberger, L., Hakkarainen, J., Hall, B. D., Halpert, M. S., Hamlington, B. D., Hanna, E., Hansen, K., Hanssen-Bauer, I., Harris, I., Heidinger, A. K., Heikkilä, A., Heil, A., Heim, R. R., Hendricks, S., Hernández, M., Hidalgo, H. G., Hilburn, K., Ho, S. P. B., Holmes, R. M., Hu, Z. Z., Huang, B., Huelsing, H. K., Huffman, G. J., Hughes, C., Hurst, D. F., Ialongo, I., Ijampy, J. A., Ingvaldsen, R. B., Inness, A., Isaksen, K., Ishii, M., Jevrejeva, S., Jiménez, C., Jin, X., Johannesen, E., John, V., Johnsen, B., Johnson, B., Johnson, G. C., Jones, P. D., Joseph, A. C., Jumaux, G., Kabidi, K., Kaiser, J. W., Kato, S., Kazemi, A., Keller, L. M., Kendon, M., Kennedy, J., Kerr, K., Kholodov, A. L., Khoshkam, M., Killick, R., Kim, H., Kim, S. J., Kimberlain, T. B., Klotzbach, P. J., Knaff, J. A., Kobayashi, S., Kohler, J., Korhonen, J., Korshunova, N. N., Kovacs, K. M., Kramarova, N., Kratz, D. P., Kruger, A., Kruk, M. C., Kudela, R., Kumar, A., Lakatos, M., Lakkala, K., Lander, M. A., Landsea, C. W., Lankhorst, M., Lantz, K., Lazzara, M. A., Lemons, P., Leuliette, E., L’Heureux, M., Lieser, J. L., Lin, I. I., Liu, H., Liu, Y., Locarnini, R., Loeb, N. G., Lo Monaco, C., Long, C. S., López Álvarez, L. A., Lorrey, A. M., Loyola, D., Lumpkin, R., Luo, J. J., Luojus, K., Lydersen, C., Lyman, J. M., Maberly, S. C., Maddux, B. C., Malheiros Ramos, A., Malkova, G. V., Manney, G., Marcellin, V., Marchenko, S. S., Marengo, J. A., Marra, J. J., Marszelewski, W., Martens, B., Martínez-Güingla, R., Massom, R. A., Mata, M. M., Mathis, J. T., May, L., Mayer, M., Mazloff, M., McBride, C., McCabe, M. F., McCarthy, M., McClelland, J. W., McGree, S., McVicar, T. R., Mears, C. A., Meier, W., Meinen, C. S., Mekonnen, A., Menéndez, M., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Menzel, W. P., Merchant, C. J., Meredith, M. P., Merrifield, M. A., Metzl, N., Minnis, P., Miralles, D. G., Mistelbauer, T., Mitchum, G. T., Monselesan, D., Monteiro, P., Montzka, S. A., Morice, C., Mote, T., Mudryk, L., Mühle, J., Mullan, A. B., Nash, E. R., Naveira-Garabato, A. C., Nerem, R. S., Newman, P. A., Nieto, J. J., Noetzli, J., O’Neel, S., Osborn, T. J., Overland, J., Oyunjargal, L., Parinussa, R. M., Park, E. H., Parker, D., Parrington, M., Parsons, A. R., Pasch, R. J., Pascual-Ramírez, R., Paterson, A. M., Paulik, C., Pearce, P. R., Pelto, M. S., Peng, L., Perkins-Kirkpatrick, S. E., Perovich, D., Petropavlovskikh, I., Pezza, A. B., Phillips, D., Pinty, B., Pitts, M. C., Pons, M. R., Porter, A. O., Primicerio, R., Proshutinsky, A., Quegan, S., Quintana, J., Rahimzadeh, F., Rajeevan, M., Randriamarolaza, L., Razuvaev, V. N., Reagan, J., Reid, P., Reimer, C., Rémy, S., Renwick, J. A., Revadekar, J. V., Richter-Menge, J., Riffler, M., Rimmer, A., Rintoul, S., Robinson, D. A., Rodell, M., Rodríguez Solís, J. L., Romanovsky, V. E., Ronchail, J., Rosenlof, K. H., Roth, C., Rusak, J. A., Sabine, C. L., Sallée, J. B., Sánchez-Lugo, A., Santee, M. L., Sawaengphokhai, P., Sayouri, A., Scambos, T. A., Schemm, J., Schladow, S. G., Schmid, C., Schmid, M., Schmidtko, S., Schreck, C. J., Selkirk, H. B., Send, U., Sensoy, S., Setzer, A., Sharp, M., Shaw, A., Shi, L., Shiklomanov, A. I., Shiklomanov, N. I., Siegel, D. A., Signorini, S. R., Sima, F., Simmons, A. J., Smeets, C. J. P. P., Smith, S. L., Spence, J. M., Srivastava, A. K., Stackhouse, P. W., Stammerjohn, S., Steinbrecht, W., Stella, J. L., Stengel, M., Stennett-Brown, R., Stephenson, T. S., Strahan, S., Streletskiy, D. A., Sun-Mack, S., Swart, S., Sweet, W., Talley, L. D., Tamar, G., Tank, S. E., Taylor, M. A., Tedesco, M., Teubner, K., Thoman, R. L., Thompson, P., Thomson, L., Timmermans, M. L., Tirnanes, J. A., Tobin, S., Trachte, K., Trainer, V. L., Tretiakov, M., Trewin, B. C., Trotman, A. R., Tschudi, M., Van As, D., Van De Wal, R. S. W., van der A., R. J., Van Der Schalie, R., Van Der Schrier, G., Van Der Werf, G. R., Van Meerbeeck, C. J., Velicogna, I., Verburg, P., Vigneswaran, B., Vincent, L. A., Volkov, D., Vose, R. S., Wagner, W., Wåhlin, A., Wahr, J., Walsh, J., Wang, C., Wang, J., Wang, L., Wang, M., Wang, S. H., Wanninkhof, R., Watanabe, S., Weber, M., Weller, R. A., Weyhenmeyer, G. A., Whitewood, R., Wijffels, S. E., Wilber, A. C., Wild, J. D., Willett, K. M., Williams, M. J. M., Willie, S., Wolken, G., Wong, T., Wood, E. F., Woolway, R. I., Wouters, B., Xue, Y., Yamada, R., Yim, S. Y., Yin, X., Young, S. H., Yu, L., Zahid, H., Zambrano, E., Zhang, P., Zhao, G., Zhou, L., Ziemke, J. R., Love-Brotak, S. E., Gilbert, K., Maycock, T., Osborne, S., Sprain, M., Veasey, S. W., Ambrose, B. J., Griffin, J., Misch, D. J., Riddle, D. B. & Young, T., Aug 1 2016, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 97, 8, p. S1-S275

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Students' perspective on the use of the Blackboard platform for delivering an engineering course

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T., Lorencowicz, E. & Gizejowski, M., Jan 1 2016, In : World Transactions on Engineering and Technology Education. 14, 2, p. 251-257 7 p.

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Survival analysis and prognostic factors of timing of first childbirth among women in Nigeria

Fagbamigbe, A. F. & Idemudia, E. S., May 13 2016, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 16, 1, 102.

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Synergistic effect of UV–vis and solar photocatalytic ozonation on the degradation of phenol in municipal wastewater: A comparative study

Mecha, A. C., Onyango, M. S., Ochieng, A., Fourie, C. J. S. & Momba, M. N. B., 2016, In : Journal of Catalysis. 341, p. 116-125

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Task-Space Modular Dynamics for Dual-Arms Expressed through a Relative Jacobian

Jamisola, R. S., Kormushev, P. S., Roberts, R. G. & Caldwell, D. G., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications. 83, 2, p. 205-218 14 p.

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Terahertz Spectroscopy of Biochars and Related Aromatic Compounds

Lepodise, L. M., Horvat, J. & Lewis, R. A., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves. 37, 12, p. 1158-1165 8 p.

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