Research Output

2015

Galactitol as phase change material for latent heat storage of solar cookers: Investigating thermal behavior in bulk cycling

John, G., Koenig-Haagen, A., King'ondu, C. K., Brueggemann, D. & Nkhonjera, L., 2015, In : Solar Energy. 119, p. 415-421 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Gas phase ion chemistry of coumarins: Ab initio calculations used to justify negative chemical ionization trends

Sichilongo, K. F., Jaoko, V. O., Mbaiwa, F. & Masesane, I. B., 2015, In : Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Ethiopia. 29, 3, p. 473-484 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geochemistry and palaeoclimatic reconstruction of a palaeosol sequence at Langebaanweg, South Africa

Eze, P. N. & Meadows, M. E., Jan 1 2015, In : Quaternary International. 376, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Gold grade variation and particle microchemistry in exploration pits of the Batouri gold district, SE Cameroon

Vishiti, A., Suh, C. E., Lehmann, B., Egbe, J. A. & Shemang, E. M., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of African Earth Sciences. 111, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of Vaccination and Behavior Change in the Optimal Intervention Strategy for Controlling the Transmission of Tuberculosis

Aweke, T. & Kassa, S. M., 2015, Mathematics of Energy and Climate Change: CIM Series in Mathematical Sciences 2. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 15 - 38

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

42 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of herbicides-pyroligneous acids mixtures on some soil properties, growth and grain quality of paddy rice

Seo, P. D., Ultra Jr, V., Rubenecia, M. R. U. & Lee, S. C., 2015, In : International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 17, 3, p. 499-506 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Initiation of atrial fibrillation by interaction of pacemakers with geometrical constraints

Lenk, C., Weber, F. M., Bauer, M., Einax, M., Maass, P. & Seeman, G., 2015, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 366, p. 13-23 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Iron chelating and antioxidant properties of methanol crude extract of Drynaraierhizome based on ABTS, SOD and reducing power assay

Kang, Y., Lee, S. W., Cha, S. W., Ultra Jr, V., Benzon, H. R. L. & Lee, S. C., 2015, p. 206-208.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Lace plant ethylene receptors, AmERS1a and AmERS1c, regulate ethylene-induced programmed cell death during leaf morphogenesis

Rantong, G., Evans, R. & Gunawardena, A. H. L. A. N., Oct 29 2015, In : Plant Molecular Biology. 89, 3, p. 215-227 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Maximum efficiency of state-space models of molecular scale engines

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 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.

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

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).

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
17 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

9 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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

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

22 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 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

21 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing powers and Fe2+-chelating properties of methanolic extract of Sambacuswilliamssivarmiquelli

Kang, Y., Lee, S. W., Cha, S. W., Ultra Jr, V., Benzon, H. R. L. & Lee, S. C., 2015, p. 212-214.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Citation (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

The acceleration scale, modified Newtonian dynamics and sterile neutrinos

Diaferio, A. & Angus, G. W., Jan 1 2015, Gravity: Where Do We Stand?. Springer International Publishing, p. 337-366 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter