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2018

Continuous decontamination of metal-polluted mine water using engineered hybrid adsorbent

Muliwa, A. M., Onyango, M. S., Maity, A. & Ochieng, A., 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Sustainable Research and Innovation (SRI) Conference. Kenya, p. 155-158 4 p.

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Potassium Aluminate Geopolymerisation of Acidic Gold Mine Tailings

Okonta, F. N., Falayi, T. & Ntuli, F., 2018, GeoChina 2018: New Prospects in Geotechnical Engineering Aspects of Civil Infrastructures: Sustainable Civil Infrastructures. Khabbaz, H., Youn, H. & Bouassida, M. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 270-275 6 p.

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Resource recovery from municipal waste and bio solids (Digestate) through vermicomposting: A waste management initiative

Manyuchi, M. M., Mbohwa, C. & Muzenda, E., Feb 9 2018, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2017. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2017-December. p. 2054-2057 4 p.

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Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2017

Evaluation of Potential Substrates for Biogas Production via Anaerobic Digestion: A Review

Sibiya, N. T., Muzenda, E. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science 2017. Ao, S. I., Douglas, C. & Grundfest, W. S. (eds.). Vol. 2. p. 583-588 6 p.

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Open Access

Selection and dimensioning model of the anaerobic digester for the sewage sludge digestion to energy

Matheri, A. N., Ntuli, F., Belaid, M., Seodigeng, T., Ngila, J. C. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, IAENG Transactions on Engineering Sciences: Special Issue for the International Association of Engineers Conferences 2016. Vol. 2.

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Treatment of manganese-containing mine water: Adsorption onto metal oxide decorated bentonite

Muliwa, A. M., Maity, A. & Ochieng, A., 2017, Proceedings of Sustainable Research and Innovation Conference. p. 13-16

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Open Access
2016

3D GUI for flash floods modeling: Applications in river catchments

Ignat, S., Stoian, I., Capatina, D., Ghiran, O. & Agachi, S. P., Jun 27 2016, 2016 20th IEEE International Conference on Automation, Quality and Testing, Robotics, AQTR 2016 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7501399

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A low-loss 2nd order chebychev microwave cavity band pass filter

Chose, M., Chuma, J. M., Yahya, A., Kobe, O. B., Ngebani, I. & Pholele, T. M., Dec 5 2016, 2016 IEEE Radio and Antenna Days of the Indian Ocean, RADIO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7772017

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1 Citation (Scopus)

An External Replication on the Effects of Test-driven Development Using a Multi-site Blind Analysis Approach

Fucci, D., Scanniello, G., Romano, S., Shepperd, M., Sigweni, B., Uyaguari, F., Turhan, B., Juristo, N. & Oivo, M., Sep 8 2016, 10th ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement, ESEM 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 08-09-September-2016. a3

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Assumption-free noise suppression for autonomous tractors tracking

Marata, L., Chuma, J. M., Yahya, A. & Ngebani, I., Dec 5 2016, 2016 IEEE Radio and Antenna Days of the Indian Ocean, RADIO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7772035

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A wireless sensor network solution for monitoring water quality in Botswana

Pule, M., Yahya, A. & Chuma, J., Oct 28 2016, NICS 2016 - Proceedings of 2016 3rd National Foundation for Science and Technology Development Conference on Information and Computer Science. Hung, N. L., Boo, V. N. Q. & Duy, T. T. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 12-16 5 p. 7725635

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Biogas use as fuel in spark ignition engines

Kukoyi, T. O., Muzenda, E., Akinlabi, E. T., Mashamba, A., Mbohwa, C. & Mahlatsi, T., Dec 27 2016, 2016 International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2016-December. p. 1064-1069 6 p. 7798041

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Case-based reasoning system for predicting the sustainability of a telecentre

Ayoung, A. D., Sigweni, B. & Abbott, P., Feb 17 2016, 2015 10th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions, ICITST 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 125-130 6 p. 7412072

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of different optimized irregular sparse 2D ultrasound arrays

Diarra, B., Roux, E., Liebgott, H., Ravi, S., Robini, M., Tortoli, P. & Cachard, C., Nov 1 2016, 2016 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2016-November. 7728414

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Coordinated multicell beamforming with local and global data rate constraints

Elsabae, R., Basutli, B., Ghanem, K., Gong, Y. & Lambotharan, S., Nov 28 2016, 2016 24th European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2016. European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO, Vol. 2016-November. p. 1388-1392 5 p. 7760476

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Developing the ground index (GI) for rock collapse assessment in tunneling

Adoko, A. C., Wang, H., Jiao, Y. Y. & Seitshiro, I. T., Jan 1 2016, 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Vol. 1. p. 102-111 10 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental sustainability: Multi-criteria decision analysis for resource recovery from organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Mbohwa, C., Aboyade, A. O. & Mahlatsi, T., Dec 27 2016, 2016 International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2016-December. p. 1543-1547 5 p. 7798136

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental view of the sub-tropical clayey soils-acid mine drainage interactions

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 612-616 5 p.

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Factorial design optimization of monometallic (cobalt) catalyst on calcium carbonate support for carbon nanotubes synthesis

Abdulkareem, A. S., Suleiman, B., Ajamah, S. O. E., Mohammed, I. A., Bankole, M. T. & 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. 570-575 6 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Hydrodynamic Conditions and Photodegradation of Methyl Orange in a Fluidized Bed Photoreactor

Mhlanga, R. J., Nyembe, N., Chiririwa, H. & Ochieng, A., 2016, Proceedings of 2016 5th International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology . p. 23-29 7 p.

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Open Access

Interpretation of breakthrough curves and percolation factors from sub-tropical smectite, Fe-chlorite and kaolinite clayey soil-AMD interactions

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 673-679 7 p.

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Interpretation of breakthrough curves and permeation parameters from sub-tropical kaolinite clayey soil-AMD interactions

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 701-706 6 p.

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Interpretation of breakthrough curves and seepage bounds from kaolinite, halloysite and illite/vermiculite mixed layer sub-tropical clayey soil-AMD interactions

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 560-565 6 p.

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Joint channel and phase noise estimation in MIMO-OFDM systems

Ngebani, I. M., Zibani, I., Matlotse, E., Tsamaase, K. & Chuma, J. M., Dec 5 2016, 2016 IEEE Radio and Antenna Days of the Indian Ocean, RADIO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7771998

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Modeling high-Q square spiral with variable segment width and spacing

Kobe, O. B., Chuma, J. M., Jamisola, R. S. & Chose, M., Dec 5 2016, 2016 IEEE Radio and Antenna Days of the Indian Ocean, RADIO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7772019

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Open Access

Network traffic monitoring in an industrial environment

Solomon, T., Zungeru, A. M. & Selvaraj, R., May 17 2016, 2016 3rd International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computer Engineering and their Applications, EECEA 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 133-139 7 p. 7470779

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical simulation of balling phenomenon in metallic laser melting process

Liu, X., Xin, S., Boutaous, M. & Siginer, D., Jan 1 2016, Heat Transfer in Multiphase Systems; Gas Turbine Heat Transfer; Manufacturing and Materials Processing; Heat Transfer in Electronic Equipment; Heat and Mass Transfer in Biotechnology; Heat Transfer Under Extreme Conditions; Computational Heat Transfer; Heat Transfer Visualization Gallery; General Papers on Heat Transfer; Multiphase Flow and Heat Transfer; Transport Phenomena in Manufacturing and Materials Processing. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 2.

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Performance Modelling for Botswana Gravel Roadways: Outcomes and Conclusions

Oladele, A. S., Jan 1 2016, International Conference on Transportation and Development 2016: Projects and Practices for Prosperity - Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Transportation and Development. Wang, K. C. P. (ed.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1142-1150 9 p.

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Photocatalytic Degradation of Salicylic Acid and Reduction of Cr(VI) using TiO2

Mphela, R. K., Msimanga, W., Pete, K., Chiririwa, H. & Ochieng, A., 2016, Proceedings of 2016 5th International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology. p. 30-36 7 p.

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Open Access

Potential efficiency and energy usage in a leachate treatment process

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., Jan 1 2016, WCE 2016 - World Congress on Engineering 2016. Gelman, L., Hukins, D. W. L., Ao, S. I., Ao, S. I., Gelman, L., Ao, S. I., Korsunsky, A. M. & Hunter, A. (eds.). Newswood Limited, Vol. 2223. p. 531-535 5 p.

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Potential use of plasters from GAP industrial waste towards an innovative green economy

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E., Msibi, I. M. & Mbuyiselo, T., 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. 598-600 3 p.

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Pulsed power system for wireless underground sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Ezea, H. & Katende, J., May 17 2016, 2016 3rd International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computer Engineering and their Applications, EECEA 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 126-132 7 p. 7470778

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Realistic assessment of software effort estimation models

Sigweni, B., Shepperd, M. & Turchi, T., Jun 1 2016, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering, EASE 2016. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 01-03-June-2016. a41

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Renewable energy: Deployment and the roles of energy storage

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E. & Aboyade, A. O., 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. 1003-1012 10 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Simulation of a co-digester plant using aspen plus

Nduse, R. & Oladiran, T. M., 2016, Proceedings of the 5th IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, AfricaPES 2016. Acta Press, p. 325-332 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Sub-tropical clayey soils-acid mine drainage interactions: A glance at material

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 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. 630-635 6 p.

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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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2 Citations (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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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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