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AGROFORESTRY IN THE SOUTHERN U.S.: IMPORTANT LESSONS LEARNED  

Journal of Global Agriculture and Ecology, Volume: 7, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 128-137

An agroforestry system was studied in northern Mississippi. Loblolly pine (Pinus taeda) and shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata) bare root seedlings were planted on the site in March of 2005. Trees were mechanically planted in sets of two rows at a 3.0 m ...

SAFETY EVALUATION OF POPULARLY CONSUMED STREET ROASTED CORN AND PLANTAIN IN NIGERIA  

Journal of Advances in Food Science & Technology, Volume: 4, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 161-169

This study aimed to determine the level of heavy metal and microbial contaminations of street roasted and vended corn and plantain and determine antibiotic resistance pattern of isolates. Roasted corn and roasted plantain samples were procured from f...

SEROPREVALENCE OF SYPHILIS AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN RECEIVING ANTENATAL CARE AT MEDICAL CENTRE, MARARABA, NASARAWA STATE  ...

Asian Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Volume: 3, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 8-14

This study was carried out to determine the seroprevalence of syphilis among pregnant women receiving antenatal care (ANC) at the Medical Centre, Mararaba, Nasarawa State. Three hundred (300) pregnant women were recruited for this cross-sectional des...

ETCHED 4HE-ION TRACKS IN CR-39: TRACK PARAMETERS AND CONSISTENCY CHECKS  

Asian Journal of Current Research, Volume: 2, Issue: 3 2017, Pages: 99-113

Often α-particles and 4He-ions were detected in wide variety of applications by use of SSNTD.  Moreover, the investigation of the track revealing by chemical etching is performed with this particle radiation because of their easily availab...

GASIFICATION OF MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE FOR ENERGY RECOVERY  

Journal of Global Ecology and Environment, Volume: 7, Issue: 2 2017, Pages: 61-71

The demand for renewable energy sources in today’s world is the key factor in the revival of the use of gasification technology. Gasification technology are successfully applied to the production of energy from biomass. This paper proposes a cr...

THE EFFECT OF THE USE OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS ON THE GOVERNMENT SECONDARY SCHOOL  STUDENTS’ ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN MATHEMATICS IN SOKOTO  SOUTH  LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, SOKOTO ...

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science, Volume: 11, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 20-28

The study was to determine the effect of utilization of instructional materials by mathematics teachers (visual aids, audio-visual aids and realia) on the student academic performance in mathematics in Government secondary schools in the Sokoto South...

CORRELATIVE INFLUENCE OF PEACE EDUCATION AND HUMAN SECURITY ON SOCIAL WELLBEING  

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science, Volume: 11, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 15-19

Introduction: Human security is people-centred and focuses on the individuals` protection. Thereby, it entails the well-being of individuals and response to ordinary people's needs in dealing with sources of threats, although, peace is not the ab...

WAVELET BASED MODIFIED GALERKIN METHOD FOR THE NUMERICAL SOLUTION OF PARABOLIC PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS  ...

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 22, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 167-179

Wavelet analysis is a newly developed mathematical tool in applied mathematics. In this paper, we proposed wavelet based modified Galerkin method for the numerical solution of parabolic partial differential equations using Daubechies wavelets. The ap...

SPATIALLY NON-UNIFORM PATTERNS DEVELOPED FROM SPATIALLY UNIFORM SYSTEMS: A MODEL STUDY OF CANCER  

Journal of Disease and Global Health, Volume: 10, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 137-141

A numerical simulation was used to investigate the development of cancerous tumors from spatially uniform random mutations. This work shows that it is possible for distinct growths to arise from spatially uniform systems, showing that the possibility...

BOUND STATE SOLUTIONS TO THE SCHRÖDINGER EQUATION WITH SHIFTED DENG-FAN POTENTIAL VIA WKB APPROXIMATION METHOD  ...

Journal of Applied Physical Science International, Volume: 9, Issue: 3 2017, Pages: 106-110

We have obtained the exact energy spectrum for Shifted Deng-Fan potential via the WKB approach. The resulting eigen energy equations can be used to study the spectroscopy of some selected diatomic atoms and molecules....

EXPONENTIAL REPRESENTATION OF XS-ORTHOGONAL MATRICES  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 22, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 162-166

In this paper, we discussed the concept of XS-orthogonal matrices and extended some results of Krishnamoorthy et al., [1] in the context of secondary transpose.

G-NSg-CLOSED SETS AND G-NgS-CLOSED SETS IN GRILL NANO TOPOLOGICAL SPACES  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 22, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 151-161

In this paper, we de ne and study the new class of sets called G-NSg-closed sets and G-NgS-closed sets in Grill nano topological spaces. The G-NSg-closed sets and G-NgS-closed sets are used to introduce the new notions like G-NSg-closure and G-NgS-cl...

TETANUS FROM WOUND CONTAMINATION BY ELEPHANT DUNG: A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE RECOGNITION AND EVIDENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE TETANUS INFECTION  ...

Journal of Medicine and Health Research, Volume: 3, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 1-7

Tetanus, a vaccine-preventable neuroinvasive disease, is caused by Clostridium tetani. Although incidence rates in the western world have decreased drastically when compared with developing nations, these numbers will be on the rise given the increas...

VARIATION IN ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIOXIDANT POTENCY OF TEA AND COFFEE EXTRACTS  

Asian Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Volume: 3, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 1-7

Antimicrobial property of tea and coffee is well known. Green tea is known for its therapeutic properties. In this study antibacterial activity of green tea, black tea and coffee extracts were evaluated against isolated bacterial species from healthy...

CONCENTRATION OF HEAVY METALS IN SOIL FROM THE VICINITY OF WASTE DUMPSITES IN GOMBE METROPOLIS, GOMBE STATE, NIGERIA  ...

Journal of Applied Chemical Science International, Volume: 8, Issue: 3 2017, Pages: 122-127

In this study heavy metals in soil from the vicinity of dumpsites in Gombe metropolis were determined. Twelve samples were collected from four different dumpsites located at the following areas in Gombe town: Pantami (P), Jekadafari (F), Madaki (D) a...

RELATIVE RISK OF BREAST CANCER OCCURRENCE BASED UPON KNOWN GENETIC MUTATIONS  

Journal of Disease and Global Health, Volume: 10, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 132-136

Purpose: For women in the United States, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second most common cause of cancer death. One in every eight women in the US will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. While the increase in risk f...

THE ISOTYPICAL DECOMPOSITIONS OF FINITELY GENERATED GROUPS AND THEIR PRESENTATIONS  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 22, Issue: 3 2017, Pages: 137-150

The notion of group representation is fundamental in mathematics. The idea is to study different ways for which groups can act on any vector space by linear transformation. This paper only focused on finitely generated groups, representations and dec...

HOW TO IDENTIFY THE BRAIN-DEAD PATIENT AND PRESERVE THE ORGANS TO BE DONATED?  

Journal of Disease and Global Health, Volume: 10, Issue: 4 2017, Pages: 123-131

It is of vital importance to establish an acceptable method of rapidly and accurately determining brain death (BD) in potential donors. The prerequisites viewed as sine qua non in the diagnosis of BD are the clinical diagnosis of deep coma, loss of a...

DEVELOPMENT OF A GRAFTED MEMBRANE FROM Grewia mollis STEM BARK WITH SODIUM ALGINATE AND STUDY ITS SWELLING PROPERTIES  ...

Journal of Applied Physical Science International, Volume: 9, Issue: 3 2017, Pages: 100-105

The blend membrane of sodium alginate and polyacrylamide developed with Grewia mollis (GM-g-PAAM) and the swelling properties in aqueous solution was investigated. The sodium alginate to GM-g-PAAM ratio which developed membrane was 80:20, the membran...

LEADERSHIP SKILLS OF FEMALE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS IN SAUDI ARABIA: POSSIBILITIES FOR IMPROVEMENT  

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science, Volume: 11, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 1-14

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine perceptions of leadership among female undergraduate students enrolled at a leading university in Saudi Arabia and, in particular, if these perceptions differ according to various curricular and extrac...