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2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Physical, Chemical and Mineralogical Characterization of Fluorspar Flotation Tailings: Materials Today: Proceedings

Portia Lubisi, T., Nheta, W. & Ntuli, F., 2018, p. 302-310. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Beneficiation
Fluorspar
Tailings
Flotation
Oxides
5 Citations (Scopus)

Plasticity and cross-tolerance to heterogeneous environments: divergent stress responses co-evolved in an African fruit fly

Gotcha, N., Terblanche, J. S. & Nyamukondiwa, C., 2018, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 31, 1, p. 98-110 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution status of shooting range soils from Cd, Cu, Mn, Ni and Zn found in ammunition

Dinake, P., Maphane, O., Sebogisi, K. & Kamwi, O., 2018, In : Cogent Environmental Science . 0, 0

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
pollution
soil
heavy metal
biota
metal

Possible absorbent regeneration in biogas purification and upgrading: A review

Maile, O. I., Tesfagiorgis, H. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. 9783319636115 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 273-287 15 p. (Green Energy and Technology; no. 9783319636115).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biogas
biogas
Fuel consumption
Purification
purification

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.

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

gold mine
tailings
potassium
durability
cement

Potential for Treating Sewage Wastewater Using Sewage Sludge Biochar

Manyuchi, M. M., Mbohwa, C. & Muzenda, E., 2018, In : Covenant Journal of Physical and Life Sciences (Special Edition). 1, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
sewage
wastewater
adsorption
biofiltration
biochemical oxygen demand
6 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive Modeling of Students Performance Through the Enhanced Decision Tree

Selvaraj, R. & Sivakumar, S., 2018, Advances in Electronics, Communication and Computing. Springer Singapore, p. 21-36

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

Production of Biomethane through Co-digestion of Cow Manure and Market Fruits Waste

Mamabolo, S., Matheri, A. N., Belaid, M. & Muzenda, E., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

21 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of physically deposited thin aluminium film coatings: A review

Mwema, F. M., Oladijo, O. P., Akinlabi, S. A. & Akinlabi, E. T., 2018, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 747, p. 306-323 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Aluminum
Coatings
Substrates
Thin films
Deposition rates
2 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative assessment of environmental risk from lead pollution of shooting range soils

Dinake, P., Kelebemang, R., Sehube, N., Kamwi, O. & Laetsang, M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution
Soil
Lead
Soils
Risk assessment
6 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative characterization of carbonaceous and lignocellulosic biomass for anaerobic digestion

Matheri, A. N., Ntuli, F., Ngila, J. C., Seodigeng, T., Zvinowanda, C. & Njenga, C. K., 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 92, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Anaerobic digestion
Biomass
Methane
Municipal solid waste
Sewage sludge
8 Citations (Scopus)

Radiative non linear heat transfer analysis on wire coating from a bath of third-grade fluid

Nayak, M. K., Shaw, S. & Chamkha, A. J., 2018, In : Thermal Science and Engineering Progress. 5, p. 97-106 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wire
Heat transfer
Coatings
Fluids
Temperature

Recovery of Thourium from Phosphogypsum by Acid Leaching

Mashifana, T., Falayi, T., Ntuli, F. & Sebothoma, J., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

thorium
leaching
acid
nitric acid
liquid
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
manganese oxides
Manganese oxide
manganese oxide
adsorbents
remediation

Resource Recovery from Municipal Sewage Plants: An Energy-Water-Nutrients Nexus for Developing Countries

Manyuchi, M. M., Mbohwa, C. & Muzenda, E., 2018, CRC Press. 122 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

sewage
developing world
nutrient
resource
energy

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.

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

Open Access
Waste management
Recovery
Moisture
Chemical analysis
Waste disposal

Robust Discriminant Analysis With Asymmetric Classes

Ndwapi, N., 2018

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Discriminant analysis
Labels
Supervised learning
Gaussian distribution
Support vector machines

Signal propagation and analysis in airborne wireless sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J., Mangwala, M., Matsebe, O. & Sundarajan, S., Oct 1 2018, In : International Review of Aerospace Engineering. 11, 5, p. 213-223 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electromagnetic induction
Wireless sensor networks
Sensor nodes
Communication
Aerospace applications
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
water management
resources management
water resources
Water management
climate change
64 Citations (Scopus)
deposit feeder
fluvial deposit
river system
Sediments
Deposits

Spark plasma sintered Ti6Al4V-ZrO2 bio-composites: Optimization of ball milling and turbula mixing of powders and their subsequent sintering parameters

Moshokoa, N. A., Mukhudwana, T. V., Raganya, L. M., Lekgoathi, J. I., Obadele, B. A. & Olubambi, P. A., Oct 2 2018, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 430, 1, 012035.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Ball milling
Electric sparks
Powders
Sintering
Plasmas
learning
Learning
Infection
Interaction
Modeling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spatial synchrony in fractional order metapopulation cholera transmission

Njagarah, J. B. H. & Tabi, C. B., Dec 1 2018, In : Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 117, p. 37-49 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metapopulation
Synchrony
Fractional Order
Fractional Derivative
Fluctuations

Stabilisation and solidification of steel industry sludge

Falayi, T. & Ntuli, F., 2018, p. 1-4. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Iron and steel industry
Coal Ash
Solidification
Stabilization
Zinc Oxide
1 Citation (Scopus)

Steganography techniques for digital images

Yahya, A., Jun 12 2018, Springer International Publishing AG. 122 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Steganography
Cryptography
Synchronization
Discrete wavelet transforms
Decoding

Stem Cell Research in Africa: Legislation and Challenges

Gaobotse, G., 2018, In : Journal of Regenerative Medicine. 7, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stochastic Electrical Behavior of Splina Liquid Chlorophyll Drink

Mbezi, T., Zachee, A., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Mar 1 2018, In : Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 11, 12, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chlorophyll
Liquids
Autocorrelation
Statistical methods
Spectral density
2 Citations (Scopus)

Streptomyces albulus yields ε-poly-L-lysine and other products from salt-contaminated glycerol waste

Zhou, N., Swanevelder, D., Dodd, A., Brady, D., Hallsworth, JE. & Rumbold, K., Sep 20 2018, In : Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptomyces
Glycerol
Lysine
Biofuels
Actinobacteria

Students’ and instructor’s perspective on the use of blackboard platform for delivering an engineering course

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T., Lorencowicz, E. & Becker, K., 2018, In : Electronic Journal of e-Learning. 16, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
instructor
Students
engineering
student
electronic learning
8 Downloads (Pure)

Study of the Photo-Electric Behavior of Spinaceapleracea using the T.E-Model of Chlorophyll Pigment

Mbezi, T., Zachee, A., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jun 10 2018, In : Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 11, 22, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
darkness
chlorophylls
pigments
autocorrelation
statistical analysis
Open Access
GIS
central business district
traffic congestion
power line
analysis

Surface Diffusion and Growth of Alloy Nanoclusters: A Monte Carlo Study

Heinrichs, S., Einax, M., Dieterich, W., Maass, P. & Majhofer, A., Jul 18 2018, In : Diffusion Fundamentals. 19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

SUSTAINABILITY OF RAIN-FED AGRICULTURE IN BOTSWANA: A CASE STUDY IN THE PANDAMATENGA PLAINS

Alemaw, B., R Chaoka, T. & Totolo, O., Jun 18 2018, In : Journal of physics and chemistry of the earth.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
agriculture
crop
soil moisture
runoff

Swarm-intelligence-based communication protocols for wireless sensor networks: Critical Developments and Applications of Swarm Intelligence

Ketshabetswe, L. K., Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J. M. & Mangwala, M., 2018, Critical Developments and Applications of Swarm Intelligence. IGI Global, p. 271-300 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Wireless sensor networks
Routing algorithms
Network protocols
Energy utilization
Planning

Techno-economic analysis of grid-tied energy storage

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E. & Aboyade, A. O., Jan 1 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 15, 1, p. 231-242 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Economic analysis
economic analysis
Energy storage
Economics
energy
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Gamma-Weibull-G Family of Distributions with Applications

Oluyede, B. O., Pu, S., Makubate, B. & Qiu, Y., Feb 1 2018, In : Austrian Journal of Statistics. 47, 1, p. 45-76 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

The precipitation, growth and stability of mercury sulfide nanoparticles formed in the presence of marine dissolved organic matter

Mazrui, N. M., Seelen, E., King'ondu, C. K., Thota, S., Awino, J., Rouge, J., Zhao, J. & Mason, R. P., 2018, In : Environmental Sciences: Processes and Impacts. 20, 4, p. 642-656 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Removal of Cu (II) from Aqueous Solution using Sodium Borohydride as a Reducing Agent

Sithole, N. T., Ntuli, F. & Mashifana, T., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
aqueous solution
sodium
wastewater
soil pollution
metal
4 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal degradation kinetic study of polystyrene/organophosphate composite

Majoni, S. & Chaparadza, A., 2018, In : Thermochimica Acta. 662, p. 8-15 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diphosphates
Organophosphates
Diphosphates
thermal degradation
Polystyrenes
2 Citations (Scopus)

Thin coating deposition by magnetron sputtering: Production, Properties, and Applications of High Temperature Coatings

Odetola, P. I., Popoola, P. & Oladijo, P., 2018, Production, Properties, and Applications of High Temperature Coatings. IGI Global, p. 403-428 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

magnetron sputtering
coatings
thin films
sublimation
momentum transfer
1 Citation (Scopus)

Three excitons states in nonlinear saturation α -helix protein

Issa, S., Tabi, C. B., Ekobena Fouda, H. P. & Kofané, T. C., Jun 1 2018, In : European Physical Journal Plus. 133, 6, 233.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

helices
excitons
proteins
saturation
nonlinear equations
7 Citations (Scopus)

Three tier transition of Neoarchean TTG-sanukitoid magmatism in the Beit Bridge Complex, Southern Africa

Rajesh, H. M., Belyanin, G. A. & Van Reenen, D. D., Jan 1 2018, In : Lithos. 296-299, p. 431-451 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
orthoandesite
granitoid
magmatism
Bearings (structural)
trondhjemite
12 Citations (Scopus)

Torrefaction of landfill food waste for possible application in biomass co-firing

Pahla, G., Ntuli, F. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2018, In : Waste Management. 71, p. 512-520 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
landfill
food
biomass
bituminous coal
Fourier transform
10 Citations (Scopus)

Torrefaction of waste biomass for application in energy production in South Africa

Mamvura, T. A., Pahla, G. & Muzenda, E., Jun 1 2018, In : South African Journal of Chemical Engineering. 25, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
energy production
Coal
coal
Biomass
Global warming

Understanding uncertainty to weighing by electronic-analytical balances

Andersen, J. E. T., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of AOAC International. 101, 6, p. 1977-1984 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weighing
Uncertainty
electronics
uncertainty
calibration

Using blended learning approach to deliver courses in an Engineering Programme: Online Course Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Moalosi, R., Uziak, J. & Oladiran, M. T., 2018, Online Course Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. IGI Global, Vol. 2. p. 1016-1034 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Blended Learning
engineering
methodology
management
mechanical engineering
6 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of satellite-based rainfall in Kalahari

Lekula, M., Lubczynski, M. W., Shemang, E. M. & Verhoef, W., 2018, In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 105, p. 84-97 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rainfall
gauge
basin
decomposition
TRMM