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Long-range intercellular Ca2+ wave patterns

Tabi, C. B., Maïna, I., Mohamadou, A., Ekobena, H. P. F. & Kofané, T. C., Oct 1 2015, In : Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 435, p. 1-14 14 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Mass models of disc galaxies from the DiskMass Survey in modified Newtonian dynamics

Angus, G. W., Gentile, G., Swaters, R., Famaey, B., Diaferio, A., McGaugh, S. S. & Van Der Heyden, K. J., Apr 24 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 451, 4, p. 3551-3580 30 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Maximum efficiency of state-space models of molecular scale engines

Einax, M. & Nitzan, A., 2015, In : arXiv preprint arXiv:1506.00496.

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Microchemical signature of alluvial gold from two contrasting terrains in Cameroon

Omang, B. O., Suh, C. E., Lehmann, B., Vishiti, A., Chombong, N. N., Fon, A. N., Egbe, J. A. & Shemang, E. M., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of African Earth Sciences. 112, p. 1-14 14 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Mineral dust aerosol distributions, its direct and semi-direct effects over South Africa based on regional climate model simulation

Tesfaye, M., Tsidu, G. M., Botai, J., Sivakumar, V. & deW. Rautenbach, C. J., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Arid Environments. 114, p. 22-40 19 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Mineralogy, geochemistry and petrography of methane-derived authigenic carbonates from Enza River, Northern Apennines (Italy)

Viola, I., Oppo, D., Franchi, F., Capozzi, R., Dinelli, E., Liverani, B. & Taviani, M., Sep 1 2015, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 66, p. 566-581 16 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Minimum-norm solution of variational inequality and fixed point problem in banach spaces

Zegeye, H., Shahzad, N. & Yao, Y., Jan 1 2015, In : Optimization. 64, 2, p. 453-471 19 p.

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59 Citations (Scopus)

Modulational instability and energy localization of twisted DNA with solvent interaction

Mohamadou, A., Toko, D., Alim, Tabi, C. B. & Kofane, T. C., Jan 1 2015, In : International Journal of Modern Physics B. 29, 8, 1550049.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological differentiation of indigenous goats in different agro-ecological zones of vhembe district, Limpopo province, South Africa

Selolo, T. C., Mashiloane, M. L., Norris, D., Ng’ambi, J. W. & Brown, D., Jan 1 2015, In : Indian Journal of Animal Research. 49, 4, p. 527-531 5 p.

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Morphology parameters: Substructure identification in X-ray galaxy clusters

Parekh, V., Van Der Heyden, K., Ferrari, C., Angus, G. & Holwerda, B., Mar 1 2015, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 575, A127.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Multiphysical Modeling of the Heating Phase in the Polymer Powder Bed Fusion Process

Liu, X., Boutaous, M., Xin, S. & Dennis, S., 2015, In : Additive Manufacturing.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Nano-fertilizer affects the growth, development, and chemical properties of rice

Benzon, H. R. L., Rubenecia, M. R. U., Ultra Jr, V. & Lee, S. C., 2015, In : International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR). 7, 1, p. 105-117 13 p.

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Natural pigments as photosensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells with TiO2 thin films

Maabong, K., Muiva, C. M., Monowe, P., Sathiaraj, T. S., Hopkins, M., Nguyen, L., Malungwa, K. & Thobega, M., 2015, In : International Journal of Renewable Energy Research. 5, 2, p. 501-506 6 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

New Dynamic Resource Utilization Technique Based on Fractional Frequency Reuse

Salman, M. K., Ahmad, B. & Yahya, A., Jul 22 2015, In : Wireless Personal Communications. 83, 2, p. 1183-1202 20 p.

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New evidences of hydrothermal fluids circulation at the Devonian Kess Kess mounds, Hamar Laghdad (eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco)

Franchi, F., Cavalazzi, B., Pierre, C. & Barbieri, R., Sep 1 2015, In : Geological Journal. 50, 5, p. 634-650 17 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Normal Stress Driven Motions of Rheologically Complex and Newtonian Fluids in Tubes

Dennis, S. & Boutaous, M., 2015, In : Applied Mechanics Reviews.

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Numerical analysis of crystallization of high aspect ratio crystals with breakage

Szilágyi, B., Agachi, P. Ş. & Lakatos, B. G., Oct 1 2015, In : Powder Technology. 283, p. 152-162 11 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical and experimental study of the effect of a froth baffle on flotation cell performance

Bhondayi, C., Moys, M. H., Fanucchi, D. & Danha, G., Jan 1 2015, In : Minerals Engineering. 77, p. 107-116 10 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Observation of Meyer-Neldel rule in Se100-XM(M=In, Sb)X chalcogenide glasses

Muiva, C. M., Sathiaraj, T. S., Mwabora, J. M. & Maabong, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Ceramics International. 41, 2, p. 2348-2352 5 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
18 Citations (Scopus)

On M1- and M3-properties in the setting of ordered topological spaces

Künzi, H. P. A. & Mushaandja, Z., Jan 1 2015, In : Hacettepe Journal of Mathematics and Statistics. 44, 6, p. 1391-1395 5 p.

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Origin of John's Stone: A quartzitic boulder from the site of the 1908 Tunguska (Siberia) explosion

Bonatti, E., Breger, D., Di Rocco, T., Franchi, F., Gasperini, L., Polonia, A., Anfinogenov, J. & Anfinogenova, Y., Sep 5 2015, In : Icarus. 258, p. 297-308 12 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Path coefficient and path analysis of body weight and biometrie traits in indigenous goats

Norris, D., Brown, D., Moela, A. K., Selolo, T. C., Mabelebele, M., Ngambi, J. W. & Tyasi, T. L., Jan 1 2015, In : Indian Journal of Animal Research. 49, 5, p. 573-578 6 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Performance studies of hybrid solid desiccant-vapor compression air-conditioning system for hot and humid climates

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2015, In : Energy and Buildings. 102, p. 284-292 9 p.

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52 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)

Physicochemical controls of diffusive methane fluxes in the Okavango Delta, Botswana

Masamba, W. R. L., Gondwe, M. J. & Murray-Hudson, M., 2015, In : Wetlands Ecology and Management. 23, 4, p. 617-635 19 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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7 Citations (Scopus)

Pricing a European Option in a Black-Scholes Quanto Market When Stock Price is a Semimartingale

Lungu, E. & Elias Rabson, O., 2015, In : Journal of Mathematical Finance. 5, 3, p. 286-303

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Processes that control water chemistry and stable isotopic composition during the refilling of Lake Ngami in semiarid northwest Botswana

Meier, S. D., Atekwana, E. A., Molwalefhe, L. & Atekwana, E. A., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Hydrology. 527, p. 420-432 13 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Proteomic analysis reveals down-regulation of surfactant protein B in murine type II pneumocytes infected with influenza A virus

Kebaabetswe, L. P., Haick, A. K., Gritsenko, M. A., Fillmore, T. L., Chu, R. K., Purvine, S. O., Webb-Robertson, B. J., Matzke, M. M., Smith, R. D., Waters, K. M., Metz, T. O. & Miura, T. A., Sep 1 2015, In : Virology. 483, p. 96-107 12 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Purification of crude glycerol by short path evaporation. Theoretical and practical analysis of process parameters

Trifoi, A. R., Crucean, A., Stănuleţ, L., Blăjan, O. & Agachi, P. Ş., Jan 1 2015, In : Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia. 60, 4, p. 157-164 8 p.

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Repeat Finding Techniques, Data Structures and Algorithms in DNA sequences: A Survey

Kaniwa, F., Schroeder, H. & Dinakenyane, O., 2015, In : Advances in Computer Science: an International Journal. 4, 5, p. 41-49 9 p.

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Role of Cl on Diffusion of Cu in In2S3 Layers Prepared by Ion Layer Gas Reaction Method

Juma, A., Wafula, H. B., Musembi, R., Sakwa, T., Kitui, M., Araoz, R. & Fischer, C-H., 2015, In : Coatings. 5, 1

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity analysis using ADM1 model for biogas production

Nair, A., Zuza, A., Agachi, P. Ş., Das, A., Brehar, M. & Barabás, G. F., 2015, In : Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia. 60, 4, p. 143-156 14 p.

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Serum tests, liver stiffness and artificial neural networks for diagnosing cirrhosis and portal hypertension

Procopet, B., Cristea, V. M., Robic, M. A., Grigorescu, M., Agachi, P. S., Metivier, S., Peron, J. M., Selves, J., Stefanescu, H., Berzigotti, A., Vinel, J. P. & Bureau, C., May 1 2015, In : Digestive and Liver Disease. 47, 5, p. 411-416 6 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation of anthropogenic aerosols mass distributions and analysing their direct and semi-direct effects over South Africa using RegCM4

Tesfaye, M., Sivakumar, V., Botai, J., Tsidu, G. M. & Rautenbach, C. J. W., Oct 1 2015, In : International Journal of Climatology. 35, 12, p. 3515-3539 25 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Soil chemical and microbial properties and its relationship with the root growth of Panax ginseng

Rubenecia, M. R. U., Ultra Jr, V., Woo, C. S., Ahn, Y. S. & Lee, S. C., 2015, In : International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 17, 6, p. 1157-1164 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial variability and classification of soils on a Legon hill catena in the Accra Plains, Ghana

Eze, P. N., Aug 2015, In : Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management. 6, 8, p. 204-214 11 p., 96063AE54345.

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Spectral reflectance characteristics of the Hamar Laghdad hydrothermal sequence, Morocco: Implications for the methane origin on Mars

Sgavetti, M., Serventi, G., Tampella, G., Pedrazzi, G., Carli, C., Pompilio, L., Franchi, F. & Tellini, C., Jan 1 2015, In : Icarus. 245, p. 184-197 14 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Study of technical, economical and environmental viability of ground source heat pump system for Himalayan cities of India

Sivasakthivel, T., Murugesan, K. & Sahoo, P. K., 2015, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 48, p. 452-462 11 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Survival analysis of time to uptake of modern contraceptives among sexually active women of reproductive age in Nigeria

Fagbamigbe, A. F., Adebowale, A. S. & Morhason-Bello, I., Jan 1 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 12, e008371.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis, antimicrobial, and brine shrimps lethality assays of 3,3-diaryl-4-(1-methyl-1H-indol-3-yl)azetidin-2-ones

Singh, G. S., Al-Kahraman, Y. M. S. A., Mpadi, D. & Yasinzai, M., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry. 52, 2, p. 614-619 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis, characterization and sorption studies of nitrogen–doped carbon nanotubes

Osikoya, A. O., Wankasi, D., Vala, R. M. K., Dikio, C. W., Afolabi, A. O., Ayawei, N. & Dikio, E. D., Jan 1 2015, In : Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures. 10, 1, p. 125-134 10 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Terahertz (6-15 THz) spectroscopy and numerical modeling of intermolecular vibrations in benzoic acid and its derivatives

Lepodise, L. M., Horvat, J. & Lewis, R. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Applied Spectroscopy. 69, 5, p. 590-596 7 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Terahertz Spectroscopy of 2,4-Dinitrotoluene over a Wide Temperature Range (7-245 K)

Lepodise, L. M., Horvat, J. & Lewis, R. A., Jan 15 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 119, 2, p. 263-270 8 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

The "chimney forest" of the deep Montenegrin margin, south-eastern Adriatic Sea

Angeletti, L., Canese, S., Franchi, F., Montagna, P., Reitner, J., Walliser, E. O. & Taviani, M., Sep 1 2015, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 66, p. 542-554 13 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

The distance to nova V959 Mon from VLA imaging

Linford, J. D., Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Chomiuk, L., Nelson, T., Sokoloski, J. L., Rupen, M. P., Mukai, K., O'Brien, T. J., Mioduszewski, A. J. & Weston, J., Jun 1 2015, In : Astrophysical Journal. 805, 2, 136.

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17 Citations (Scopus)