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2018
8 Citations (Scopus)

Waste to energy bio-digester selection and design model for the organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Njuguna Matheri, A., Mbohwa, C., Ntuli, F., Belaid, M., Seodigeng, T., Catherine Ngila, J. & Kinuthia Njenga, C., 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 82, p. 1113-1121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Municipal solid waste
Methane
Nitrogen
Carbon
Decision theory
4 Citations (Scopus)

Wavelet signatures of K-splitting of the Isoscalar Giant Quadrupole Resonance in deformed nuclei from high-resolution (p,p′) scattering off146, 148, 150Nd

Kureba, C. O., Buthelezi, Z., Carter, J., Cooper, G. R. J., Fearick, R. W., Förtsch, S. V., Jingo, M., Kleinig, W., Krugmann, A., Krumbolz, A. M., Kvasil, J., Mabiala, J., Mira, J. P., Nesterenko, V. O., von Neumann-Cosel, P., Neveling, R., Papka, P., Reinhard, P-G., Richter, A., Sideras-Haddad, E. & 5 others, Smit, F. D., Steyn, G. F., Swartz, J. A., Tamii, A. & Usman, I. T., 2018, In : Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 779, p. 269-274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wireless Communication, Networks and Internet of Things: Select Proceedings of ICNETS2

Zungeru, A. M. (ed.), Subashini, S. (ed.) & Vetrivelan, P. (ed.), 2018, Springer Singapore.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Telecommunication networks
Electronic equipment
Embedded systems
Signal processing
Students
2017
23 Citations (Scopus)

3D correlative light and electron microscopy of cultured cells using serial blockface scanning electron microscopy

Russell, M. R. G., Lerner, T. R., Burden, J. J., Nkwe, D. O., Pelchen-Matthews, A., Domart, M. C., Durgan, J., Weston, A., Jones, M. L., Peddie, C. J., Carzaniga, R., Florey, O., Marsh, M., Gutierrez, M. G. & Collinson, L. M., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Cell Science. 130, 1, p. 278-291 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Workflow
Electron Scanning Microscopy
Cultured Cells
Electron Microscopy
Light
Open Access
disengagement
graduate
learning
student
social adjustment
8 Citations (Scopus)

A critical review on factors influencing fermentative hydrogen production

Kothari, R., Kumar, V., Pathak, V. V., Ahmad, S., Ochieng, A. & Tyagi, V. V., 2017, In : Frontiers in Bioscience - Landmark. 22, p. 1195-1220 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hydrogen production
Fermentation
Hydrogen
Renewable Energy
Metabolic engineering
15 Citations (Scopus)

A critical review on solid desiccant-based hybrid cooling systems

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2017, In : International Journal of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration. 25, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hygroscopic Agents
Cooling systems
Thermal comfort
Cooling
Vapors

A Data-Mining Model for Predicting Low Birth Weight with a High AUC

Selvaraj, R., Letsholo, K., Galani, M. & Hange, U., 2017, p. 109-121.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

13 Citations (Scopus)

Aeromagnetic, gravity, and Differential Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar analyses reveal the causative fault of the 3 April 2017 M-w 6.5 Moiyabana, Botswana, earthquake

Kolawole, F., Atekwana, E. A., Malloy, S., Stamps, D. S., Grandin, R., Abdelsalam, M. G., Leseane, K. & Shemang, E. M., 2017, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 44, 17, p. 8837-8846 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botswana
synthetic aperture radar
earthquakes
gravity
gravitation

Alphabet-dependent Parallel Algorithm for Suffix Tree Construction for Pattern Searching

Dinakenyane, O., Schroeder, H., Kuthadi, V. M. & Kaniwa, F., 2017, In : arXiv preprint arXiv:1704.05660.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ANALYSIS OF BREAKTHROUGH CURVES AND PERCOLATION PARAMETERS OF SUB-TROPICAL CLAYEY SOILS-AMD INTERACTIONS

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2017, IAENG Transactions On Engineering Sciences: Special Issue For The International Association Of Engineers Conferences 2016. Ao, S., Gelman, L., Kim, H. K. & Amouzegar, M. A. (eds.). World Scientific, Vol. 2. 188 p.

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

tropical soil
acid mine drainage
breakthrough curve
soil
kaolinite
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis of enterprise supply chain communication networks in engineering product development

Addo-Tenkorang, R. & Helo, P. T., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Logistics Management. 28, 1, p. 47-74 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Product development
Supply chains
Telecommunication networks
supply
engineering

Analysis of green occupations: The local government sector perspective: Research Report To The Local Government Sector Education and Training (LGSETA)

Ochieng, A., Khoza, N., Modiba, E., Pete, K., Otieno, B. & Mabuza, J., 2017, 169 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
occupation
education
economy
job creation
water
13 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical solution of the Graetz problem for non-linear viscoelastic fluids in tubes of arbitrary cross-section

Letelier, M. F., Hinojosa, C. B. & Siginer, D. A., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 111, p. 369-378 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tubes
Fluids
fluids
cross sections
Secondary flow
2 Citations (Scopus)

An automated solar-powered aquaponics system towards agricultural sustainability in the Sultanate of Oman

Nagayo, A. M., Mendoza, C., Vega, E., Al Izki, R. K. S. & Jamisola, R. S., Sep 14 2017, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities, ICSGSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 42-49 8 p. (2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities, ICSGSC 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Sustainable development
Fish
Water
Arid regions
Aquaculture

A New Class of Generalized Distributions for Survival and Lifetime Data Analysis: Theory and Applications

Oluyede, B. O., Huang, S., Mashabe, B. & Fagbamigbe, A. F., 2017, In : JPSS.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Industrial applications
Random processes
Statistics
Mathematical models
Bandwidth
29 Citations (Scopus)

Application of artificial neural network for predicting performance of solid desiccant cooling systems – A review

Jani, D. B., Mishra, M. & Sahoo, P. K., 2017, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 80, p. 352-366 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cooling systems
Neural networks
Stream flow
Pressure drop
Atmospheric humidity
5 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the attainable region method to determine optimal conditions for milling and leaching

Hlabangana, N., Danha, G., Bwalya, M. M., Hildebrandt, D. & Glasser, D., 2017, In : Powder Technology. 317, p. 400-407 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Leaching
Recovery
Gold
Ores
Profitability
27 Citations (Scopus)

A review of thermal energy storage designs, heat storage materials and cooking performance of solar cookers with heat storage

Nkhonjera, L., Bello-Ochende, T., John, G. & King'ondu, C. K., 2017, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 75, p. 157-167 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review on battery technologies for electrical energy storage

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, p. 5711-5719. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Energy storage
Energy management
Hybrid vehicles
Developing countries
Energy conservation

A review on factors affecting municipal solid waste generation

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O., Mbohwa, C., Manyuchi, M. M. & Naidoo, P., 2017. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
municipal solid waste
income
policy implementation
Gross Domestic Product
waste management
9 Citations (Scopus)

A review on quality factor enhanced on-chip microwave planar resonators

Kobe, O. B., Chuma, J., Jamisola, R. & Chose, M., 2017, In : Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal. 20, 2, p. 460-466 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Resonators
Waveguides
Microwaves
Planar waveguides
Fabrication
12 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing drivers of benthic macroinvertebrate community structure in African highland streams: An exploration using multivariate analysis

Dalu, T., Wasserman, R. J., Tonkin, J. D., Alexander, M. E., Dalu, M. T. B., Motitsoe, S. N., Manungo, K. I., Bepe, O. & Dube, T., 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 601-602, p. 1340-1348 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
multivariate analysis
macroinvertebrate
community structure
Catchments
Phosphates

Assessing the morphological composition and energy potential of MSW, the case of the city of johannesburg

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, p. 5696-5702. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

potential energy
refuse
municipal solid waste
energy
landfill
Open Access
Dynamic models
Control systems
Open Access
water quality
land use
water pollution
water management
pollution
3 Citations (Scopus)

Auction-based competition of hybrid small cells for dropped macrocell users

Basutli, B. & Lambotharan, S., 2017, In : IET Signal Processing. 11, 6, p. 695-703 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Base stations
Global optimization
Beamforming
Wireless networks
3 Citations (Scopus)

Authigenic minerals from the Paola Ridge (southern Tyrrhenian Sea): Evidences of episodic methane seepage

Franchi, F., Rovere, M., Gamberi, F., Rashed, H., Vaselli, O. & Tassi, F., Sep 1 2017, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 86, p. 228-247 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
seepage
authigenic mineral
mud
mud volcano
concretion

A WITHIN HOST MODEL of BLOOD STAGE MALARIA with TREATMENT

Marijani, T. & Lungu, E., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Biological Systems. 25, 1, p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
malaria
Drug therapy
Blood
Cells
3 Citations (Scopus)

Baobabs on Kubu Island, Botswana – A dendrochronological multi-parameter study using ring width and stable isotopes (δ13C, δ18O)

Slotta, F., Helle, G., Heussner, K. U., Shemang, E. & Riedel, F., Jan 1 2017, In : Erdkunde. 71, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botswana
tree ring
stable isotope
climate
climate change
6 Citations (Scopus)

Batch equilibrium and kinetics of mercury removal from aqueous solutions using polythiophene/graphene oxide nanocomposite

Muliwa, A. M., Onyango, M. S., Maity, A. & Ochieng, A., 2017, In : Water Science and Technology. 75, 12, p. 2841-2851

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphene
Nanocomposites
aqueous solution
oxide
adsorption
35 Citations (Scopus)

Big Sensor Data Systems for Smart Cities

Ang, L-M., Seng, K. P., Zungeru, A. M. & Ijemaru, G. K., 2017, In : IEEE Internet of Things Journal. 4, 5, p. 1259-1271 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sensors
Ecosystems
Smart city
Big data

Bioenergy; a substitute and cleaner energy option

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
bioenergy
energy
fossil fuel
resource
petroleum
7 Citations (Scopus)

Biogas-slurry derived mesoporous carbon for supercapacitor applications

Enock, T. K., King'ondu, C. K., Pogrebnoi, A. & Jande, Y. A. C., 2017, In : Materials Today Energy. 5, p. 126-137 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Biofuels
Biogas
Carbon
Capacitance
Electrodes

Bio-inspired holistic control through modular relative Jacobian for combined four-arm robots

Jamisola R.S., J. & Mastalli, C., 2017, 2017 18th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, ICAR 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 346-352 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
End effectors
Robots
Controllers
Manipulators
Animals

Carbon dioxide removal using ammonia in biogas upgrading and purification

Maile, O. I. & Muzenda, E., Jan 1 2017, In : Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia. 62, 4, p. 471-482 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Ammonia
Carbon Dioxide
Purification
Calorific value

Causes of variation in properties of castings conforming to BS4844: 1986 grade 3D high chromium white cast iron

Bhero, S. & Mavhungu, S., 2017, p. 109-116. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

chromium
iron
mechanical properties
chemical composition
solidification
7 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical Absorption of Carbon Dioxide in Biogas Purification

Maile, O. I., Muzenda, E. & Tesfagiorgis, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 7, p. 639-646 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogas
Purification
Carbon dioxide
Methane
Anaerobic digestion
10 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical oxygen demand removal from electroplating wastewater by purified and polymer functionalized carbon nanotubes adsorbents

Bankole, M. T., Abdulkareem, A. S., Tijani, J. O., Ochigbo, S. S., Afolabi, A. S. & Roos, W. D., 2017, In : Water Resources and Industry. 18, p. 33-50 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
chemical oxygen demand
polymer
wastewater
demand
spontaneity
Nodular iron
Metallurgy
Cast iron
Chromium
Martensite
Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)

Climate change and population growth impacts on surface water supply and demand of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Kifle Arsiso, B., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Stoffberg, G. H. & Tadesse, T., 2017, In : Climate Risk Management. 18, p. 21-33 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ethiopia
water demand
population growth
water management
climate change
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Botswana
smallholder
farmer
climate change
drought
Arid regions
Fisheries
Greenhouses
Agriculture
Monitoring