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2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of cathodic protection performance of carbon steel pipeline buried in soil: A review

Mahlobo, M. G. R., Mjwana, P., Tladi, M. N. A., Obadele, B. A., Olubambi, P. A. & Refait, P., Apr 17 2018, 2018 IEEE 9th International Conference on Mechanical and Intelligent Manufacturing Technologies, ICMIMT 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 37-43 7 p. (2018 IEEE 9th International Conference on Mechanical and Intelligent Manufacturing Technologies, ICMIMT 2018; vol. 2018-January).

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

Cathodic protection
Carbon steel
Pipelines
Soils
Steel corrosion
6 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and feasibility assessment of biogas production by anaerobic digestion of fruit and vegetable waste from Joburg Market

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., May 1 2018, In : Waste Management. 75, p. 236-250 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
biogas
fruit
market
substrate
vegetable
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical study of phwr specific suspended debris

Dutt, N. & Sahoo, P. K., 2018, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 330, p. 344-355 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
debris
Debris
heat
Steam
heat transfer

Feasibility of Genetic Algorithms in 2D Ultrasound Array Optimization

Diarra, B., Samikannu, R., Vray, D., Cachard, C., Chuma, J., Yahya, A. & Liebgott, H., Dec 17 2018, 2018 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2018. IEEE Computer Society, 8579952. (IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS; vol. 2018-October).

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

simulated annealing
genetic algorithms
optimization
systems analysis
telecommunication
4 Citations (Scopus)

Fixed-bed operation for manganese removal from water using chitosan/bentonite/MnO composite beads

Muliwa, A. M., Leswifi, T., Maity, A., Ochieng, A. & Onyango, M. S., 2018, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25, p. 18081-18095 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Manganese removal (water treatment)
Bentonite
Chitosan
Manganese
bentonite
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fluctuations of polarization induce multisolitons in α -helix protein

Issa, S., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 91, 1, p. 679-686 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helix
Dipole
Polarization
Exact Solution
Fluctuations
8 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional blood flow in oscillatory arteries with thermal radiation and magnetic field effects

Bansi, C. D. K., Tabi, C. B., Motsumi, T. G. & Mohamadou, A., Jun 15 2018, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials. Elsevier B.V., p. 38-45 8 p. (Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials; vol. 456).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Magnetic Fields
Arteries
Hot Temperature
Radiation
Temperature
5 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional unstable patterns of energy in α−helix proteins with long-range interactions

Tabi, C. B., Nov 1 2018, In : Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 116, p. 386-391 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Long-range Interactions
Helix
Energy Transport
Fractional
Energy Storage
4 Citations (Scopus)

Free convective 3D stretched radiative flow of nanofluid in presence of variable magnetic field and internal heating

Nayak, M. K., Shaw, S. & Chamkha, A. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Nanofluids. 7, 4, p. 646-656 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat radiation
Magnetic fields
Heat transfer
Heating
Stretching
1 Citation (Scopus)

Garnet-bearing low-Sr and high-Sr Singelele leucogranite: A record of Neoarchean episodic melting in collisional setting and Paleoproterozoic overprint in the Beit Bridge complex, southern Africa

Rajesh, H. M., Belyanin, G. A., Safonov, O. G., Vorster, C. & Van Reenen, D. D., Dec 1 2018, In : Lithos. 322, p. 67-86 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bearings (structural)
leucogranite
Garnets
garnet
Melting
7 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and epidemiological analysis of norovirus from children with gastroenteritis in Botswana, 2013–2015

Kebaabetswe, L. P., Makhaola, K., Moyo, S., Lechiile, K. & Goldfarb, D. M., 2018, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 18, 1, 246 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Genome dynamics and evolution in yeasts: A long-term yeast-bacteria competition experiment

Zhou, N., Katz, M., Knecht, W., Compagno, C. & Piškur, J., 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 4, p. e0194911

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
land evaluation
decision analysis
information system
sorghum
systems analysis
Open Access
Wastewater treatment
Personnel
Environmental technology
Sewage sludge
Effluents
6 Citations (Scopus)

Health risk assessment of volatile organic compounds exposure near Daegu dyeing industrial complex in South Korea

Shuai, J., Kim, S., Ryu, H., Park, J., Lee, C. K., Kim, G-B., Ultra V.U., J. & Yang, W., 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Volatile Organic Compounds
Republic of Korea
Chloroform
Health
Toluene
3 Citations (Scopus)

Highly efficient removal of chromium (VI) through adsorption and reduction: A column dynamic study using magnetized natural zeolite-polypyrrole composite

Mthombeni, N. H., Mbakop, S., Ray, S., Leswifi, T., Ochieng, A. & Onyango, M. S., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 6, 4, p. 4008-4017

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Zeolites
Polypyrroles
zeolite
chromium
Chromium
1 Citation (Scopus)

Highly Sensitive ZnO NWFET Biosensor Fabricated Using Top-Down Processes

Ditshego, N. M. J., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Nano Research. 55, p. 66-74 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Field effect transistors
bioinstrumentation
Biosensors
Nanowires
nanowires
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hybrid Fuzzy Recommendation System for Enhanced E-learning

Selvaraj, R., Appalla, P., Kuthadi, V. M. & Marwala, T., 2018, Advances in Systems, Control and Automation. Springer Singapore

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

4 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogeological conceptual model of large and complex sedimentary aquifer systems – Central Kalahari Basin (Botswana)

Lekula, M., Lubczynski, M. W. & Shemang, E., Aug 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 106, p. 47 62 p., https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pce.2018.05.006.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
insecticides
human behavior
Disease Vectors
vector-borne diseases
Insecticides

Improvement of thermotolerance in Lachancea thermotolerans using a bacterial selection pressure

Zhou, N., Nov 20 2018, In : Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. p. 1-13 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30488364.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Yeast
Yeasts
Bacteria
Pressure
Fermentation

Improving LTE-A indoor capacity using indoor relay

Mugaruka, B., Langat, P. K., Aldhaibani, J. A. & Yahya, A., Jan 1 2018, In : International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology. 11, 6, p. 925-938 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Base stations
Antennas
Omnidirectional antennas
Signal interference
Electric power utilization

Influence of Shear Stress on Erosion–Corrosion of Stainless Steels in Simulated Mine Water

Moloto, A. K., Seshweni, M. H. E., Mathe, N. J., Obadele, B. A., Aribo, S., Olubambi, P. A. & Ige, O. O., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Bio- and Tribo-Corrosion. 4, 2, 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stainless Steel
Silica sand
Shear stress
Stainless steel
Water
12 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of sintering process parameters on corrosion and wear behaviour of SAF 2205 reinforced with nano-sized TiN

Oke, S. R., Ige, O. O., Falodun, O. E., Obadele, B. A., Mphahlele, M. R. & Olubambi, P. A., Feb 15 2018, In : Materials Chemistry and Physics. 206, p. 166-173 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

corrosion
sintering
Sintering
Wear of materials
Corrosion
16 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of spark plasma sintering on microstructure and wear behaviour of Ti-6Al-4V reinforced with nanosized TiN

FALODUN, O. E., OBADELE, B. A., OKE, S. R., IGE, O. O., OLUBAMBI, P. A., LETHABANE, M. L. & BHERO, S. W., 2018, In : Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China. 28, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Spark plasma sintering
sparks
microstructure
sintering
Wear of materials
11 Citations (Scopus)
Ethiopia
water management
resources management
water resources
land use

Inter cluster group management in wireless sensor networks

Rohini, R., Zungeru, A. M., Ravi, S. & Rao, D. N., 2018, In : Journal of Computer Science. 14, 4, p. 491-498 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Wireless sensor networks
Quality of service
Throughput
Topology
Communication
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Hygroscopic Agents
Cooling systems
Cooling
Thermal comfort
Hybrid systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Kinetic mechanism of desilicated fly ash lime consumption

Falayi, T., Okonta, F. N. & Ntuli, F., 2018, In : Medziagotyra. 24, 2, p. 192-196 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Fly ash
Lime
Kinetics
Leaching
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
organisms
Porous materials
dissipation
Thermophoresis
Magnetic fields

Manufacturing information and database systems adoption and usage trends in developing countries

Gwangwava, N., 2018, E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations. IGI Global, p. 72-92 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Developing countries
Manufacturing
Data base
Software
Fees
4 Citations (Scopus)
layered intrusion
sill
Farms
Rocks
farm

Microbial and Chemical Diversity of Traditional Non-Cereal Based Alcoholic Beverages of Sub-Saharan Africa

Motlhanka, K., Zhou, N. & Lebani, K., May 1 2018, In : Beverages. 4, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Alcoholic Beverages
Africa South of the Sahara
Fermentation
Beverages
Health

Microstructural evolution and tribocorrosion performance of novel laser clad ti-ni-zro2 composite coatings in 3.5% nacl solution

Obadele, B. A., Ige, O. O. & Olubambi, P. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Ceramic Transactions. 261, p. 353-363 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Composite coatings
Microstructural evolution
Coatings
Lasers
Current density
4 Citations (Scopus)

Missing Data Recovery Based on Tensor-CUR Decomposition

Wang, L., Xie, K., Semong, T. & Zhou, H., 2018, In : IEEE Access. 6, p. 532-544 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
GIS
remote sensing
agriculture
land use
monitoring
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Bubble columns
Energy absorption
Radiation
Catalysts
Scattering parameters
6 Citations (Scopus)
heavy metal
simulation
health risk
soil
geoaccumulation index
25 Citations (Scopus)

Nanoindentation studies on TiN nanoceramic reinforced Ti–6Al–4V matrix composite

Maja, M. E., Falodun, O. E., Obadele, B. A., Oke, S. R. & Olubambi, P. A., Mar 2018, In : Ceramics International. 44, 4, p. 4419-4425 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanoindentation
Hardness
Elastic moduli
Composite materials
Indentation

Neuronal firing and DNA dynamics in a neural network

Etémé, A. S., Tabi, C. B., Beyala Ateba, J. F., Fouda, H. P. E. & Kofané, T. C., Dec 18 2018, In : Journal of Physics Communications. 2, p. 1-12 12 p., 125004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
deoxyribonucleic acid
neurons
thalamus
biopolymer denaturation
gene expression
1 Citation (Scopus)

Open Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for cloud manufacturing and cloud-based maintenance integration using xml: E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations

Gwangwava, N., 2018, E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations. IGI Global, p. 270-307 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Manufacturing
E-services
E-manufacturing
Service strategy
Product lifecycle management
2 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal Control Strategy for TB-HIV/AIDS Co-Infection Model in the Presence of Behaviour Modification

Awoke, T. D. & Kassa, S. M., 2018, In : Processes. 6, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mathematical models
Computer simulation
Costs
22 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of process parameters for spark plasma sintering of nano structured SAF 2205 composite

Oke, S. R., Ige, O. O., Falodun, O. E., Obadele, B. A., Shongwe, M. B. & Olubambi, P. A., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Materials Research and Technology. 7, 2, p. 126-134 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of Reverse Cationic Flotation of Low-Grade Iron Oxide from Fluorspar Tails Using Taguchi Method

Lubisi, T. P., Nheta, W. & Ntuli, F., 2018, In : Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. 43, 5, p. 2403-2412 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
fluorite
iron oxide
iron ore
starch
hematite
4 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of supported bimetallic (Fe-Co/CaCO3) catalyst synthesis parameters for carbon nanotubes growth using factorial experimental design

Bankole, M. T., Mohammed, I. A., Abdulkareem, A. S., Tijani, J. O., Ochigbo, S. S., Abubakre, O. K. & Afolabi, A. S., 2018, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 749, p. 85-102 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbon Nanotubes
Design of experiments
Carbon nanotubes
Catalysts
Impregnation
31 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing Energy Consumption for Big Data Collection in Large-Scale Wireless Sensor Networks With Mobile Collectors

Ang, KL-M., Seng, J. K. P. & Zungeru, A. M., 2018, In : IEEE Systems Journal. 12, 1, p. 616-626 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Wireless sensor networks
Energy utilization
Sensor networks
Geographical regions
Sensor nodes
14 Citations (Scopus)

Performance analysis of a solid desiccant assisted hybrid space cooling system using TRNSYS

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2018, In : Journal of Building Engineering. 19, p. 26-35 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cooling systems
Atmospheric humidity
Air
Vapors
Cooling

Performance enhancement for LTE-A networks using small nodes

Yahya, A., Chuma, J., Mosutlha, I. & Aldhaibani, J. A., 2018, In : Journal of Telecommunication, Electronic and Computer Engineering. 10, 1-9, p. 53-57 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Throughput
Amplification
2 Citations (Scopus)

Petrographic and geochemical characterization of the early formative stages of Northern Adriatic shelf rocky buildups

Franchi, F., Bergamasco, A., Da Lio, C., Donnici, S., Mazzoli, C., Montagna, P., Taviani, M., Tosi, L. & Zecchin, M., 2018, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 91, p. 321-337 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
outcrops
cements
shelves
cement
calcite
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
dolostone
Carbonates
dolomite
Rare earth elements
basin