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2019

A Comprehensive Approach to Speciation of Lead and Its Contamination of Firing Range Soils: A Review

Dinake, P., Kelebemang, R. & Sehube, N., May 19 2019, In : Soil and Sediment Contamination. 28, 4, p. 431-459 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Contamination
Soil
Lead
Soils
soil
2 Citations (Scopus)

Communication protocols for wireless sensor networks: A survey and comparison

Ketshabetswe, L. K., Zungeru, A. M., Mangwala, M., Chuma, J. M. & Sigweni, B., May 1 2019, In : Heliyon. 5, 5, e01591.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Routing protocols
Wireless sensor networks
Network protocols
Sensor nodes
Energy conservation
2018
6 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of the biogas productivity from dry anaerobic digestion of organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Matheri, A. N., Sethunya, V. L., Belaid, M. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 81, p. 2328-2334 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Anaerobic digestion
Manures
Municipal solid waste
Biogas
Methane
2017
8 Citations (Scopus)
Southern Africa
integrated pest management
moth
farmer
Climate change
7 Citations (Scopus)
Chilo partellus
Crambidae
indigenous species
Lepidoptera
climate change
12 Citations (Scopus)

Land change dynamics: insights from Intensity Analysis applied to an African emerging city

Akinyemi, F. O., Pontius, R. G. & Braimoh, A. K., Jan 2 2017, In : Journal of Spatial Science. 62, 1, p. 69-83 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Economics
Rwanda
economic activity
human activity
analysis
7 Citations (Scopus)

The standard addition method revisited

Andersen, J. E. T., Apr 1 2017, In : TrAC - Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 89, p. 21-33 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Spectrophotometry
Ascorbic Acid
Defects
Chemical analysis
Uncertainty
2016
18 Citations (Scopus)

Accomplishments of the MUSICA project to provide accurate, long-term, global and high-resolution observations of tropospheric {H2xch li O,δD} pairs - A review

Schneider, M., Wiegele, A., Barthlott, S., González, Y., Christner, E., Dyroff, C., García, E. O., Hase, F., Blumenstock, T., Sepúlveda, E., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Takele Kenea, S., Rodríguez, S. & Andrey, J., Jul 7 2016, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 9, 7, p. 2845-2875 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

MetOp
IASI
remote sensing
Fourier transform
moisture
4 Citations (Scopus)

Feed potential of acacia karroo leaf meal for communal goat production in southern africa: A review

Brown, D., N’Gambi, J. W. & Norris, D., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences. 26, 4, p. 1178-1186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Acacia karroo
meals (menu)
Southern Africa
goats
leaves
35 Citations (Scopus)

Glycerol acetals and ketals as possible diesel additives. A review of their synthesis protocols

Trifoi, A. R., Agachi, P. Ş. & Pap, T., Jan 1 2016, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 62, p. 804-814 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Glycerol
Biodiesel
Fuel additives
Aldehydes
Ketones
2015
425 Citations (Scopus)

A review on selective laser sintering/melting (SLS/SLM) of aluminium alloy powders: Processing, microstructure, and properties

Olakanmi, E. O., Cochrane, R. F. & Dalgarno, K. W., Aug 1 2015, In : Progress in Materials Science. 74, p. 401-477 77 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Powders
Aluminum alloys
Melting
Sintering
Microstructure
23 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of quality of antenatal care services in Nigeria: Evidence from a population-based survey

Fagbamigbe, A. F. & Idemudia, E. S., Sep 18 2015, In : Reproductive Health. 12, 1, 88.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Prenatal Care
Quality of Health Care
Nigeria
Population
Surveys and Questionnaires
38 Citations (Scopus)

Implications of leading crop production practices on environmental quality and human health

Udeigwe, T. K., Teboh, J. M., Eze, P. N., Hashem Stietiya, M., Kumar, V., Hendrix, J., Mascagni, H. J., Ying, T. & Kandakji, T., Mar 5 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 151, p. 267-279 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

crop production
environmental quality
Crops
Health
Pathogens
19 Citations (Scopus)

Potential predictability of the sea-surface temperature forced equatorial east african short rains interannual variability in the 20th century

Bahaga, T. K., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Kucharski, F. & Diro, G. T., Jan 1 2015, In : Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. 141, 686, p. 16-26 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

sea surface temperature
prediction
Southern Oscillation
atmospheric general circulation model
anomaly
20 Citations (Scopus)

Programmed cell death: Genes involved in signaling, regulation, and execution in plants and animals

Rantong, G. & Gunawardena, A. H. L. A. N., Dec 1 2015, In : Botany. 93, 4, p. 193-210 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

apoptosis
gene
animal
animals
genes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quantification of Design Challenges and Performance Assessment of WiMAX Resource Allocation Algorithms

Ali, Z. G., Ahmad, R. B., Yahya, A. & Hassnawi, L. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Wireless Personal Communications. 81, 1, p. 189-205 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Resource allocation
Base stations
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Realities and Economic Benefit of the Utilization of Fuel Cells as an Alternative Source of Energy: A Review

Abdulkareem, A. S., Afolabi, A. S., Fungura, N., Mokrani, T. & Mateescu, C., Oct 2 2015, In : Energy Sources, Part B: Economics, Planning and Policy. 10, 4, p. 404-411 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

fuel cell
Fuel cells
Economics
economics
energy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding of lifelong learning by engineering instructors

Uziak, J., Walczak, M., Tunde Oladiran, M. & Gizejowski, M., 2015, In : International Journal of Engineering Education. 31, 6, p. 1576-1586 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

lifelong learning
instructor
Students
engineering
Engineers
2014
10 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamics of a Kalahari long-lived mega-lake system: hydromorphological and limnological changes in the Makgadikgadi Basin (Botswana) during the terminal 50 ka

Riedel, F., Henderson, A. C. G., Heußner, K. U., Kaufmann, G., Kossler, A., Leipe, C., Shemang, E. & Taft, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Hydrobiologia. 739, 1, p. 25-53 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Botswana
basins
lakes
lake
basin
4 Citations (Scopus)

Geochemistry and heavy minerals analyses on "black sands" of the Lower Cambrian Fish River Subgroup (Nama Group, Namibia)

Blanco, G., Abre, P., Rajesh, H. M. & Germs, G. J. B., Jan 1 2014, In : South African Journal of Geology. 117, 1, p. 129-148 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

heavy mineral
geochemistry
sand
fish
mafic rock
2 Citations (Scopus)

High-speed approach for delineating p and t waves characteristics in electrocardiogram signal

Salih, S. K., Aljunid, S. A., Aljunid, S. M., Maskon, O. & Yahya, A., Apr 1 2014, In : Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology. 14, 2, 1430003.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Electrocardiography
Lead
3 Citations (Scopus)

Is accreditation an opportunity for positive change or a mirage?

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T., Walczak, M. & Gizejowski, M., Jan 2014, In : Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice. 140, 1, 02513001.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Accreditation
Benchmarking
Developing countries
Education
23 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-assisted cold-sprayed corrosion- and wear-resistant coatings: A review

Olakanmi, E. O. & Doyoyo, M., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Thermal Spray Technology. 23, 5, p. 765-785 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

corrosion
Wear of materials
sprayers
Corrosion
coatings
11 Citations (Scopus)

On the development of quality assurance

Andersen, J. E. T., Sep 1 2014, In : TrAC - Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 60, p. 16-24 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

outlier
Quality assurance
interlaboratory comparison
experiment
calibration
11 Citations (Scopus)

Plinthite and Its Associated Evolutionary Forms in Soils and Landscapes: A Review

Eze, P. N., Udeigwe, T. K. & Meadows, M. E., Jan 1 2014, In : Pedosphere. 24, 2, p. 153-166 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

iron oxides
tropics
fossil soils
soil mineralogy
soil taxonomy
2013
2 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of astronomical research: A baseline for astronomical development

Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Russo, P. & Cárdenas-Avendaño, A., Dec 1 2013, In : Astronomical Journal. 146, 6, 138.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

astronomy
astrophysics
income
observatory
observatories
17 Citations (Scopus)

Gastrostomy insertion in head and neck cancer patients: A 3 year review of insertion method and complication rates

McAllister, P., Maciver, C., Wales, C., McMahon, J., Devine, J. C., McHattie, G. & Makubate, B., Dec 1 2013, In : British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 51, 8, p. 714-718 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrostomy
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Nutritional Support
Enteral Nutrition
Nursing Staff
11 Citations (Scopus)

Performance evaluation of tracking and tracing for logistics operations

Shamsuzzoha, A. H. M., Ehrs, M., Addo-Tenkorang, R., Nguyen, D. & Helo, P. T., Jan 1 2013, In : International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics. 5, 1, p. 31-54 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Logistics
logistics
evaluation
performance
supply
6 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of methicillin-resistant staphylococci species isolated from computer keyboards located in secondary and postsecondary schools

Boa, T. T., Rahube, T. O., Fremaux, B., Levett, P. N. & Yost, C. K., 2013, In : Journal of Environmental Health. 75, 6, p. 50-58 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Methicillin Resistance
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Staphylococcus
Computer Terminals
public health
2 Citations (Scopus)

Role of goats in food security, poverty alleviation and prosperity with special reference to Sub-Saharan Africa: A review

Ngambi, J. W., Alabi, O. J. & Norris, D., Feb 1 2013, In : Indian Journal of Animal Research. 47, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Food Supply
Africa South of the Sahara
Poverty
Sub-Saharan Africa
poverty
2012
160 Citations (Scopus)

Classical and swarm intelligence based routing protocols for wireless sensor networks: A survey and comparison

Zungeru, A. M., Ang, L. M. & Seng, K. P., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of Network and Computer Applications. 35, 5, p. 1508-1536 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Routing protocols
Wireless sensor networks
Network protocols
Computer hardware
Energy efficiency
1 Citation (Scopus)
Pipe flow
Fluids
Thermodynamics
Constitutive equations
Pressure drop
2011
84 Citations (Scopus)

Application, chemistry, and environmental implications of contaminant-immobilization amendments on agricultural soil and water quality

Udeigwe, T. K., Eze, P. N., Teboh, J. M. & Stietiya, M. H., Jan 1 2011, In : Environment International. 37, 1, p. 258-267 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

soil quality
agricultural soil
immobilization
water quality
pollutant
6 Citations (Scopus)

Isothermal tube flow of non-linear viscoelastic fluids. Part II: Transversal field

Siginer, D. A., Jun 1 2011, In : International Journal of Engineering Science. 49, 6, p. 443-465 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Secondary flow
Pipe flow
Fluids
Drag reduction
Industrial applications
2010
24 Citations (Scopus)

Antibiotic resistance plasmids in wastewater treatment plants and their possible dissemination into the environment

Rahube, T. O. & Yost, C. K., Dec 29 2010, In : African Journal of Biotechnology. 9, 54, p. 9183-9190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Microbial Drug Resistance
Waste Water
wastewater treatment
antibiotic resistance
plasmids
55 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability measurement methods in porous media of fiber reinforced composites

Sharma, S. & Siginer, D. A., Mar 1 2010, In : Applied Mechanics Reviews. 63, 2, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Porous materials
Fibers
Composite materials
Flow of gases
Flow of fluids
100 Citations (Scopus)

Review: Important contributions in development and improvement of the heat integration techniques

Morar, M. & Agachi, P. S., Aug 1 2010, In : Computers and Chemical Engineering. 34, 8, p. 1171-1179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Heat exchangers
Chemical plants
Cost reduction
Operating costs
Energy conservation
2009
46 Citations (Scopus)

Steel corrosion on RC structures under sustained service loads - A critical review

Malumbela, G., Alexander, M. & Moyo, P., Nov 1 2009, In : Engineering Structures. 31, 11, p. 2518-2525 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Steel corrosion
Corrosion
Stiffness
Cracks
2006
1 Citation (Scopus)

Multiple employment issues at the "Babeş-Bolyai" University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania: A case study

Agachi, P. Ş., Oct 1 2006, In : Higher Education in Europe. 31, 3, p. 309-315 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

multiple employment
Romania
teaching load
education
staff
2005
4 Citations (Scopus)

Indication of fault expressions from filtered and Werner deconvolution of aeromagnetic data of the Middle Benue Trough, Nigeria

Likkason, O. K., Ajayi, C. O., Shemang, E. M. & Dike, E. F. C., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of Mining and Geology. 41, 2, p. 205-227 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nigeria
aeromagnetic survey
deconvolution
troughs
basements
2004
37 Citations (Scopus)

Application of remote sensing and GIS in mineral: Resource mapping - An overview

Rajesh, H. M., Dec 1 2004, In : Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences. 99, 3, p. 83-103 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

mineral resource
remote sensing
resources
mineral deposits
GIS
2003
9 Citations (Scopus)

Approximate fixed point sequences and convergence theorems for asymptotically pseudocontractive mappings

Chidume, C. E. & Zegeye, H., Feb 15 2003, In : Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications. 278, 2, p. 354-366 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Approximate Fixed Point
Pseudocontractive Mapping
Banach spaces
Set theory
Convergence Theorem
12 Citations (Scopus)

Generalized projection and approximation of fixed points of nonself maps

Chidume, C. E., Khumalo, M. & Zegeye, H., Feb 1 2003, In : Journal of Approximation Theory. 120, 2, p. 242-252 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Generalized Projection
Banach spaces
Iterative methods
Fixed point
Perturbation
4 Citations (Scopus)
ethnobotany
coastal forests
Kenya
indigenous knowledge
villages
2002
148 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological restoration of land with particular reference to the mining of metals and industrial minerals: A review of theory and practice

Cooke, J. A. & Johnson, M. S., Apr 9 2002, In : Environmental Reviews. 10, 1, p. 41-71 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

industrial mineral
metal
ecosystem
restoration
land
33 Citations (Scopus)

The Southern African Regional Science Initiative (SAFARI 2000): Wet season campaigns

Otter, L. B., Scholes, R. J., Dowty, P., Privette, J., Caylor, K., Ringrose, S., Mukelabai, M., Frost, P., Hanan, N., Totolo, O. & Veenendaal, E. M., Jan 1 2002, In : South African Journal of Science. 98, 3-4, p. 131-137 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Botswana
wet season
savannas
Atmosphere
savanna
1999
7 Citations (Scopus)

In situ scanning probe microscopy and new perspectives in analytical chemistry

Andersen, J. E. T., Zhang, J. D., Chi, Q., Hansen, A. G., Nielsen, J. U., Friis, E. P., Ulstrup, J., Boisen, A. & Jensenius, H., Nov 1 1999, In : TrAC - Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 18, 11, p. 665-674 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Scanning probe microscopy
Scanning tunneling microscopy
Chemical analysis
Crystallization
Atomic force microscopy
35 Citations (Scopus)

Juxtaposition of India and Madagascar: A Perspective

Yoshida, M., Rajesh, H. M. & Santosh, M., Jan 1 1999, In : Gondwana Research. 2, 3, p. 449-462 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

shear zone
Proterozoic
rock
granulite facies
Archean