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2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Erosion-corrosion characteristics of spark plasma sintered pure nickel in simulated mine water

Ige, O. O., Aribo, S., Obadele, B. A., Langa, T. & Olubambi, P. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Tribology International. 109, p. 441-446 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sparks
Nickel
Electric sparks
erosion
Erosion

Evaluating the municipal solid waste management approach of a city using material flow analysis

Masebinu, S. O., Akinlabi, E. T., Muzenda, E., Aboyade, A. O. & Mbohwa, C., 2017, p. 5703-5708. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

material flow analysis
municipal solid waste
waste management
recycling
resource

Evaluation of polymeric membranes efficacy for the water filtration system prototype

Empompo, J. B., Muzenda, E., Belaid, M. & Matheri, A. N., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Water filtration
Polymeric membranes
Potable water
Microfiltration
Solar energy

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.

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

Open Access
biogas
methane
substrate
sewage treatment
activated sludge
16 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of synergy and bacterial regrowth in photocatalytic ozonation disinfection of municipal wastewater

Mecha, A. C., Onyango, M. S., Ochieng, A. & Momba, M. N. B., Dec 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 601-602, p. 626-635

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ozonization
Disinfection
regrowth
disinfection
Wastewater
Open Access
Botswana
sustainable development
evaluation
school
traffic congestion
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exact solution for forced convection gaseous slip flow in corrugated microtubes

Akyildiz, F. T. & Siginer, D. A., 2017, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 112, p. 553-558 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Extraction and precipitation of phosphorus from sewage sludge

Shiba, N. C. & Ntuli, F., 2017, In : Waste Management. 60, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
phosphorus
struvite
magnesium
leaching
fertilizer
46 Citations (Scopus)
Zinc Oxide
Zinc oxide
Cellulose
Nanostructures
Nanocomposites
23 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication and characterization of titanium-nickel-zirconia matrix composites prepared by spark plasma sintering

Obadele, B. A., Ige, O. O. & Olubambi, P. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 710, p. 825-830 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spark plasma sintering
Titanium
Nickel
Zirconia
Densification
trainee
engineering
ability
learning
video recording

Factor subset selection for predicting sustainability of a telecentre using case-based reasoning

Sigweni, B., Mangwala, M. & Ayoung, D. A., 2017, p. 536-541. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Case based reasoning
Learning systems
Sustainable development
Managers
Developing countries

Fatty Acid Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of Baphia massaiensis Seed Oil

Keroletswe, N., Mazimba, O., Majinda, R. & Masesane, I., Jun 10 2017, In : Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medical Research. 2, 3, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Fish community dynamics in an inland floodplain system of the Okavango Delta, Botswana

Mosepele, K., Kolding, J. & Bokhutlo, T., Apr 1 2017, In : Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology. 17, 2, p. 89-102 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botswana
community dynamics
floodplains
floodplain
fish
10 Citations (Scopus)

Frequency mode excitations in two-dimensional Hindmarsh–Rose neural networks

Tabi, C. B., Etémé, A. S. & Mohamadou, A., May 15 2017, In : Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 474, p. 186-198 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Excitation
Neural Networks
neurons
Neuron
epilepsy
7 Citations (Scopus)

Full factorial design approach to carbon nanotubes synthesis by CVD method in argon environment

Mohammed, I. A., Bankole, M. T., Abdulkareem, A. S., Ochigbo, S. S., Afolabi, A. S. & Abubakre, O. K., 2017, In : South African Journal of Chemical Engineering. 24, p. 17-42 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Acetylene
Carbon Nanotubes
Argon
Chemical vapor deposition
Carbon nanotubes

Game-theoretic beamforming techniques for multiuser multi-cell networks under mixed quality of service constraints

Basutli, B. & Lambotharan, S., 2017, In : IET Signal Processing. 11, 5, p. 631-639 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Beamforming
Quality of service
Base stations
Wireless networks

Handbook of Laboratory Experiments in Electronics and Communication Engineering

Zungeru, A. M., Chuma, J. M., Mangwala, M. & Ketshabetswe, L. K., Mar 2017, 1 ed. California: Notion Press Inc. 380 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

handbooks
communication
engineering
students
electronics

Healthcare cloud computing for underground wireless sensor networks

Zungeru, A. M., Gorata, M., Mangwala, M. & Chuma, J., 2017, 2017 2nd International Conference on Frontiers of Sensors Technologies (ICFST). p. 136-140 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Cloud computing
Wireless sensor networks
Availability
Security of data
Cryptography

Heat transfer in laminar flow with elastoviscoplastic fluids in non-circular ducts

Letelier, M. F., Siginer, D. A., Contreras, D., Jacobs, P. & Barrera, C., 2017. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Laminar flow
Ducts
Heat transfer
Fluids
Pipe flow

Heat Transfer in Laminar Flow with Elastoviscoplastic Fluids in Non-Circular Tubes

Letelier, M. F., Dennis, S., Contreras, D., Jacobs, P. & Barrera, C., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Heat transfer optimization in laminar flow of non-linear viscoelastic fluids in asymmetric straight ducts with inclusions

Letelier, M. F., Siginer, D. A., Arriagada, G. & Gonzalez, A., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Constitutive models
Laminar flow
Ducts
Flow rate
Heat transfer
Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Host rock geochemistry, texture and chemical composition of magnetite in iron ore in the Neoarchaean Nyong unit in southern Cameroon

Chombong, N. N., Suh, C. E., Lehmann, B., Vishiti, A., Ilouga, D. C., Shemang, E. M., Tantoh, B. S. & Kedia, A. C., 2017, In : Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section B: Applied Earth Science. 126, 3, p. 129-145 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
Geochemistry
Iron ores
Magnetite
iron ore
8 Citations (Scopus)

Hydromagnetic Heat and Mass Transfer Flow of a Casson Fluid Over an Unsteady Stretching Surface with Convective Boundary Condition

Mahanta, G., Das, M. & Shaw, S., 2017, In : Journal of Nanofluids. 6, 2, p. 282-291 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HYDROMETALLURGICAL EXTRACTION AND PRODUCTION OF MANGANESE DIOXIDE FROM KA’OJE (NIGERIA) MANGANESE ORE

Muriana, R. A., Abukakre, O. K., Muzenda, E., Ndlovu, S., Yusuf, A. Y. & Abdulkareem, A. S., 2017, In : Journal of Materials Research. 13, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nigeria
Manganese
dioxides
Ores
manganese
15 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and quantitation of pathogenic bacteria via in-situ formation of silver nanoparticles on cell walls, and their detection via SERS

Alula, M. T., Krishnan, S., Hendricks, N. R., Karamchand, L. & Blackburn, J. M., Jan 1 2017, In : Microchimica Acta. 184, 1, p. 219-227 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver
Raman spectroscopy
Bacteria
Cells
Nanoparticles

Impact of Co-digesting food waste with cow dung

Empompo, J. B., Mayala, G. N., Matheri, A. N., Muzenda, E. & Belaid, M., 2017. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
food waste
cattle manure
digestion
energy
fossil fuels

Impact of variable magnetic field and convective boundary condition on a stretched 3D radiative flow of Cu-H2O nanofluid

Nayak, M. K., Shaw, S. & Chamkha, A. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Advances in Modelling and Analysis A. 86, 3, p. 658-678 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nanofluid
Thermal Radiation
Magnetic Field
Ethylene
Heat radiation
Open Access
Botswana
secondary education
certification
English language
speaking

Incorporating general education components into an engineering curriculum

Uziak, J., Oladiran, M. T., Gizejowski, M. & Becker, K., 2017, In : International Journal of Engineering Education. 33, 6, p. 1900-1911 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

general education
Curricula
Education
engineering
curriculum
11 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of cold spray parameters on the microstructures and residual stress of Zn coatings sprayed on mild steel

Maledi, N. B., Oladijo, O. P., Botef, I., Ntsoane, T. P., Madiseng, A. & Moloisane, L., May 25 2017, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 318, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sprayed coatings
Sprayed coatings
spraying
Spraying
residual stress

Influence of open porosity, hydration products and extent of hydration on the strength of desilicated lime fly ash composites

Falayi, T., Okonta, F. N. & Ntuli, F., 2017, In : Medziagotyra. 23, 2, p. 150-155 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Coal Ash
Fly ash
Lime
Hydration
Porosity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of Sintering Temperature on Hardness and Wear Properties of TiN Nano Reinforced SAF 2205

Oke, S. R., Ige, O. O., Falodun, O. E., Obadele, B. A., Mphalele, M. R. & Olubambi, P. A., Dec 21 2017, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 272, 1, 012030.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Sintering
Hardness
Wear of materials
Stainless Steel
Temperature
Open Access
photodegradation
total organic carbon
chemical oxygen demand
irradiation
anaerobic digestion
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Ferrosoferric Oxide
magnetite
Chromium
Electromagnetic Phenomena
chromium
7 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation of serotype-specific antibodies against dengue virus non-structural protein 1 using phage display and application in a multiplexed serotyping assay

Lebani, K., Jones, M. L., Watterson, D., Ranzoni, A., Traves, R. J., Young, P. R. & Mahler, S. M., 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 7, p. e0180669

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viral Structural Proteins
Serotyping
Dengue virus
Dengue Virus
Bacteriophages
6 Citations (Scopus)

Kazachstania gamospora and Wickerhamomyces subpelliculosus: Two alternative baker’s yeasts in the modern bakery

Zhou, N., Schifferdecker, A. J., Gamero, A., Compagno, C., Boekhout, T., Piškur, J. & Knecht, W., 2017, In : International Journal of Food Microbiology. 250, p. 45-58 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Land change dynamics: insights from Intensity Analysis applied to an African emerging city

Akinyemi, F. O., Pontius, R. G. & Braimoh, A. K., Jan 2 2017, In : Journal of Spatial Science. 62, 1, p. 69-83 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Economics
Rwanda
economic activity
human activity
analysis
10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Rwanda
land cover
land use
land use change
land use planning
12 Citations (Scopus)

Laser additive manufactured Ti–6Al–4V alloy: tribology and corrosion studies

Chandramohan, P., Bhero, S., Obadele, B. A. & Olubambi, P. A., Sep 1 2017, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 92, 5-8, p. 3051-3061 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tribology
Heat treatment
Corrosion
Lasers
Wear of materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Laser Additive Manufactured Ti–6Al–4V Alloy: Heat Treatment Studies

Chandramohan, P., Bhero, S., Varachia, F., Obadele, B. A. & Olubambi, P. A., Sep 2017, In : Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals. 71, 3, p. 579-587 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat treatment
Lasers
Elongation
Tensile strength
Metals
11 Citations (Scopus)

LC-HRMS Data Processing Strategy for Reliable Sample Comparison Exemplified by the Assessment of Water Treatment Processes

Bader, T., Schulz, W., Kümmerer, K. & Winzenbacher, R., 2017, In : Analytical Chemistry. 89, 24, p. 13219-13226 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

Lead pollution of shooting range soils

Sehube, N., Kelebemang, R., Totolo, O., Laetsang, M., Kamwi, O. & Dinake, P., Jan 1 2017, In : South African Journal of Chemistry. 70, p. 21-28 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution
Soils
Environmental Protection Agency
Hazardous Waste
Weathering

Liner-leachate interaction curve models for clayey soils from landfills around the City of Johannesburg

Agbenyeku, E. E. O., Muzenda, E. & Msibi, I. M., 2017. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
liner
leachate
landfill
soil
Atterberg limit
19 Citations (Scopus)

Long-range patterns in Hindmarsh–Rose networks

Etémé, A. S., Tabi, C. B. & Mohamadou, A., Feb 1 2017, In : Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 43, p. 211-219 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Range of data
Direct numerical simulation
Difference equations
Modulational Instability
Spatio-temporal Patterns
7 Citations (Scopus)

Long term treated wastewater impacts and source identification of heavy metals in semi-arid soils of Central Botswana

Kebonye, N. M., Eze, P. N. & Akinyemi, F. O., 2017, In : Geoderma Regional. 10, p. 200-214 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
semiarid soils
Botswana
wastewater
heavy metals
heavy metal
3 Citations (Scopus)

Material behaviour characterization of Friction Stir Spot Welding of Copper: Materials Today: Proceedings

Akinlabi, E. T., Sanusi, K. O., Muzenda, E. & Akinlabi, S. A., 2017, p. 166-177. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Spot welding
Microhardness
Welding
Welds
Friction