2020 Journal Publications I

Details of selected publications by staff of University of Nigeria for the year 2020 


1 -200, 201 – 400, 401 – 600, 601 – 800, 801 – 1000


1.  Morbidity and mortality from road injuries: results from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017

SL James, LR Lucchesi, C Bisignano, CD Castle, ZV Dingels, JT Fox, …

Injury preventionpublications

2. Patients with positive malaria tests not given artemisinin-based combination therapies: a research synthesis describing under-prescription of antimalarial medicines in Africa

S O’Boyle, KJ Bruxvoort, EK Ansah, HED Burchett, CIR Chandler, …

BMC medicine 18 (1), 17publications

3. Exploring issues in caregivers and parent communication of sexual and reproductive health matters with adolescents in Ebonyi state, Nigeria

CO Mbachu, IC Agu, I Eze, C Agu, U Ezenwaka, N Ezumah, …

BMC Public Health 20 (1), 1-10publications

4. Integrating evidence from research into decision-making for controlling endemic tropical diseases in South East Nigeria: perceptions of producers and users of evidence on …

U Ezenwaka, C Mbachu, E Etiaba, B Uzochukwu, O Onwujekwe

Health Research Policy and Systems 18 (1), 4publications

5. The economic burden of malaria in pregnancy: a cross-sectional study

VU Onyia, MD Ughasoro, OE Onwujekwe

The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine 33 (1), 92-95publications

6. Toolkit for Determining the Financial Feasibility of a Health Intervention: Case Study of a Health Fund in Nigeria

O Onwujekwe, C Onoka, I Nwakoby

SAGE Publications Ltdpublications

7. Biogenic synthesis of iron oxide nanorods using Moringa oleifera leaf extract for antibacterial applications

SO Aisida, N Madubuonu, MH Alnasir, I Ahmad, S Botha, M Maaza, …

Applied Nanoscience 10 (1), 305-315publications

8. Burden of injury along the development spectrum: associations between the Socio-demographic Index and disability-adjusted life year estimates from the Global Burden of Disease …

JA Haagsma, SL James, CD Castle, ZV Dingels, JT Fox, EB Hamilton, …

Injury preventionpublications

9. In vivo antiplasmodial potential of Carrageenan and Prosopis africana buccal films of artemether on malariogenic mice

P Nnamani, O Nnadi, E Ibezim, E Ayogu, J Reginald-Opara, S Onoja, …

Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics 10 (1-s), 114-125publications

10. Insulin-loaded mucoadhesive nanoparticles based on mucin-chitosan complexes for oral delivery and diabetes treatment

MA Mumuni, FC Kenechukwu, KC Ofokansi, AA Attama, DD Díaz

Carbohydrate Polymers 229, 115506publications

11. Application of SRMS 154 as Sustained Release Matrix for the Delivery of Stavudine: In vitro and in vivo Evaluation and Effect of Poloxamer 188 on the Properties of the Tablets

SA Chime, AA Attama, GC Onunkwo

Infectious Disorders-Drug Targets (Formerly Current Drug Targets-Infectious …publications

12. Anti-inflammatory and Gastroprotective Properties of Aspirin-Entrapped Solid Lipid Microparticles.

SA Chime, PA Akpa, CC Ugwuanyi, AA Attama

Recent patents on inflammation & allergy drug discoverypublications

13. Comparative assessment of temporal changes in soil degradation under four contrasting land‐use options along a tropical toposequence

CI Alarima, E Annan‐Afful, SE Obalum, JM Awotunde, T Masunaga, …

Land Degradation & Development 31 (4), 439-450publications

14. Influence of CNTs addition on the mechanical, microstructural, and corrosion properties of Al alloy using spark plasma sintering technique

CO Ujah, OM Popoola, VS Aigbodion

The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 106 (7-8 …publications

15. Zea mays lea silk extract mediated synthesis of nickel oxide nanoparticles as positive electrode material for asymmetric supercabattery

AC Nwanya, MM Ndipingwi, CO Ikpo, RM Obodo, SC Nwanya, S Botha, …

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 822, 153581publications

16. Concentration induced properties of silver nanoparticles and their antibacterial study

E Ugwoke, SO Aisida, AA Mirbahar, M Arshad, I Ahmad, T Zhao, FI Ezema

Surfaces and Interfaces 18, 100419publications

17. Biomass mediated multi layered NaNixCo1− xO2 (x= 0.4) and α-Fe2O3 nanoparticles for aqueous sodium ion battery

AC Nwanya, MM Ndipingwi, CO Ikpo, FI Ezema, EI Iwuoha, M Maaza

Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 858, 113809publications

18. A study on titanium dioxide nanoparticles synthesized from titanium isopropoxide under SILAR-induced gel method: Transition from anatase to rutile structure

AC Nkele, UK Chime, L Asogwa, AC Nwanya, U Nwankwo, K Ukoba, …

Inorganic Chemistry Communications 112, 107705publications

19. 8.0 MeV copper ion (Cu++) irradiation-induced effects on structural, electrical, optical and electrochemical properties of Co3O4-NiO-ZnO/GO nanowires

RM Obodo, A Ahmad, GH Jain, I Ahmad, M Maaza, FI Ezema

Materials Science for Energy Technologies 3, 193-200publications

20. A study on the effects of varying concentrations on the properties of ytterbium-doped cobalt selenide thin films

IL Ikhioya, AC Nkele, SN Ezema, M Maaza, F Ezema

Optical Materials 101, 109731publications

21. Influence of dopant concentration on the electronic band gap energy of Yb-ZrSe2 thin films for photovoltaic application via electrochemical deposition technique

LI Ikhioya, U Chime, CF Okoro, C Iroegbu, M Maaza, FI Ezema

Materials Research Expresspublications

22. Investigation of electrochemical performance, optical and magnetic properties of NiFe2O4 nanoparticles prepared by a green chemistry method

AKH Bashir, N Matinise, J Sackey, K Kaviyarasu, IG Madiba, L Kodseti, …

Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, 114002publications

23. Optical, electrical and magnetic properties of copper doped electrodeposited MoO3 thin films

RO Ijeh, AC Nwanya, AC Nkele, IG Madiba, AKH Bashir, ABC Ekwealor, …

Ceramics Internationalpublications

24. Calcination Effect on the Photoluminescence, Optical, Structural, and Magnetic Properties of Polyvinyl Alcohol Doped ZnFe2O4 Nanoparticles

SO Aisida, I Ahmad, T Zhao, M Maaza, FI Ezema

Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part B, 1-14publications

25. Bio-inspired iron oxide nanoparticles using Psidium guajava aqueous extract for antibacterial activity

N Madubuonu, SO Aisida, I Ahmad, S Botha, T Zhao, M Maaza, FI Ezema

Applied Physics A 126 (1), 1-8publications

26. Cytotoxic (9 [beta] H);# 8208; Pimarane and (9 [beta] H);# 8208; 17;# 8208; Norpimarane Diterpenes from the Tuber of Icacina trichantha

M Onakpa, M Zhao, T Gödecke, W Chen, C Che, BD Santarsiero, …

Chem. Biodivers. 11 (12); 12, 2014)publications

27. Pharmacological Evaluation of the Anticancer Activity of Extracts and Fractions of Lannea barteri Oliv.(Anacardiaceae) on Adherent Human Cancer Cell Lines

FN Mbaoji, S Behnisch-Cornwell, AC Ezike, CS Nworu, PJ Bednarski

Molecules 25 (4), 849publications

28. Kidney health for everyone everywhere—from prevention to detection and equitable access to care

PKT Li, G Garcia‐Garcia, SF Lui, S Andreoli, WWS Fung, A Hradsky, …

Journal of Renal Care 46 (1), 4-12publications

29. Green infrastructure quality and environmental sustainability in residential neighbourhoods in Lagos, Nigeria

AA Dipeolu, EO Ibem

International Journal of Urban Sustainable Development, 1-16publications

30. Acceptance of postpartum intrauterine contraceptive device among women attending antenatal care in a low‐resource setting in Nigeria

EC Ezugwu, JI Achara, OC Ezugwu, HU Ezegwui

International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 148 (2), 181-186publications

31. Counterinsurgency operations of the Nigerian military and Boko Haram insurgency: Expounding the viscid manacle

FC Onuoha, C Nwangwu, MI Ugwueze

Security Journal, 1-26publications

32. Direct instillation of Lactobacillus plantarum into rat bladder inhibits urinary tract infection (UTI) and protects the integrity of urinary organs

IM Ezeonu, GO Louis, CA Eze, KF Chah, NE Ugwu, H Fröder, M Ruis, …

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33. Environmental effects of concretes produced from partial replacement of cement and sand with coal ash

CN Ibeto, CJ Obiefuna, KE Ugwu

International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 1-10publications

34. Investigation of hydrologic influence of geologic lineaments in areas of the Lower Benue Trough, Southeastern Nigeria

SN Ukpai, CO Okogbue, IA Oha

Journal of Earth System Science 129 (1), 12publications

35. Weak convergence for variational inequalities with inertial-type method

Y Shehu, OS Iyiola

Applicable Analysis, 1-25publications

36. Inertial Projection-Type Methods for Solving Quasi-Variational Inequalities in Real Hilbert Spaces

Y Shehu, A Gibali, S Sagratella

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 184 (3), 877-894publications

37. Parallel Tseng’s Extragradient Methods for Solving Systems of Variational Inequalities on Hadamard Manifolds

LC Ceng, Y Shehu, Y Wang

Symmetry 12 (1), 43publications

38. Adaptive distance relaying: Solution to challenges of conventional protection schemes in the presence of remote infeeds

U Uzubi, A Ekwue, E Ejiogu

International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, e12330publications


IB Anichebe, AO Ekwue

Nigerian Journal of Technology 39 (1), 228-237publications

40. Mergers and acquisitions: the Nigerian banking consolidation program

C Agu

International Journal of Banking and Finance 8 (4), 19-46publications

41. Loss of IL-10 signaling in macrophages limits bacterial killing driven by prostaglandin E2

S Mukhopadhyay, E Heinz, I Porreca, K Alasoo, A Yeung, HT Yang, …

The Journal of Experimental Medicine 217 (2)publications

42. Indications, Types and Outcomes of Resections for Acquired Intestinal Conditions in Children.

UO Ezomike, EI Nwangwu, SO Ekenze

West African journal of medicine 37 (2), 118publications

43. Triple La Sota re‐vaccinations can protect laying chickens for 3 months against drop in egg production caused by velogenic viscerotropic Newcastle disease virus infection

HN Okechukwu, AA Chukwuedo, DC Eze, AO Igwe, JI Ihedioha, …

Veterinary Medicine and Sciencepublications

44. Hydrocarbon leads and prospect opportunities across a cluster of fields in parts of onshore Niger Delta Basin

CIP Dim, KM Onuoha, BM Ozumba

Journal of African Earth Sciences, 103804publications

45. First principles study of the effects of doping with sp elements (As, Sb, Bi) and pressure on the properties of half-Heusler AuMnSn

TC Chibueze, AT Raji, CMI Okoye

Chemical Physics 530, 110635publications

46. Intrinsic point defects in half-Heusler AuMnSn

TC Chibueze, AT Raji, CMI Okoye

Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 139, 109328publications

47. Trust in leader as a pathway between ethical leadership and safety compliance

IK Enwereuzor, BA Adeyemi, IE Onyishi

Leadership in Health Servicespublications

48. A decade of Boko Haram activities: the attacks, responses and challenges ahead

JT Omenma, IE Onyishi, AM Okolie

Security Journal, 1-20publications

49. Going the Extra Mile Because My Organization Does: How Does Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Organizational Citizenship in Nigeria?

IE Onyishi, K Amaeshi, FO Ugwu, IK Enwereuzor

Management and Organization Review 16 (1), 169-197publications

50. Thermo‐coagulation versus cryotherapy for treatment of cervical precancers: A prospective analytical study in a low‐resource African setting

CO Chigbu, EN Onwudiwe, AK Onyebuchi

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research 46 (1), 147-152publications

51. Yeshiva University

FH Pollak, CE Okeke, PM Raccah

NASA Conference Publication, 81publications

52. New antioxidant agents bearing carboxamide moiety: synthesis, molecular docking and in vitro studies of new benzenesulphonamide derivatives.

FU Eze, UC Okoro, PO Ukoha, DI Ugwu, SN Okafor

Iranian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (IJCCE)publications

53. Evaluation of the leather fatliquoring potential of sulphonated Afzelia africana aril cap oil

AN Nkwor, PO Ukoha

Heliyon 6 (1), e03009publications

54. Synthesis, Characterization of Immobilized Thiosalicylic-Mercaptoethanol Biligand System and Its Application in Detoxification of Chromium III and Iron III Ions from Tannery …

H Bulus, P Ukoha, SIR Okoduwa, A Salim, M Babangida, A Simon

New Journal of Chemistrypublications

55. Economic and feasibility comparison of the dRIT and DFA for decentralized rabies diagnosis in resource-limited settings: The use of Nigerian dog meat markets as a case study

EU Ukamaka, A Coetzer, TP Scott, BM Anene, RC Ezeokonkwo, …

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 14 (2), e0008088publications

56. Molecular Detection of Rabies Lyssaviruses from Dogs in Southeastern Nigeria: Evidence of TransboundaryTransmission of Rabies in West Africa

UU Eze, EC Ngoepe, BM Anene, RC Ezeokonkwo, CI Nwosuh, …

Viruses 12 (2), 134publications

57. Haematological, oxidative stress and electrolyte alterations in puppies with canine parvoviral enteritis

C Ukwueze, ES Akpan, RC Ezeokonkwo, CI Nwosuh, BM Anene

Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 34 (1), 65-69publications

58. Evaluation of Parasites/biological Indices as Veritable Indicators of Faecal Enterococcus Contamination of Surface Waters: Case Study of Adada River, Nigeria

EC Amadi, EA Eze, VN Chigor

Sciences 13 (1), 53-61publications

59. Multidrug resistance and high prevalence of class 1 integrons in Escherichia coli isolated from waters and vegetables in Nsukka and Enugu, Nigeria

CB Chigor, IAI Ibangha, NO Nweze, CA Ozochi, VC Onuora, Y Titilawo, …



60. Predictors of current tobacco smoking by adolescents in Nigeria: Interaction between school location and socioeconomic status

IU Itanyi, CN Onwasigwe, D Ossip, BSC Uzochukwu, S McIntosh, …

Tobacco Induced Diseases 18


61. Prevalence of psychological workplace violence among employees of a public tertiary health facility in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria

AT Chinawa, AC Ndu, SU Arinze-Onyia, IJ Ogugua, TJ Okwor, WC Kassy, …

Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice 23 (1), 103


62. Adsorption properties of tropical soils from Awka north Anambra Nigeria for lead and cadmium ions from aqueous media

C Umeh, JN Asegbeloyin, KG Akpomie, EE Oyeka, AE Ochonogor

Chemistry Africa 3 (1), 199-210


63. Sequestered capture and desorption of hexavalent chromium from solution and textile wastewater onto low cost Heinsia crinita seed coat biomass

FA Dawodu, BM Akpan, KG Akpomie

Applied Water Science 10 (1), 1-15


64. Synthesis, structure, Hirshfeld surface, DFT and in silico studies of 4-[(E)-(2, 5-dimethoxybenzylidene) amino]-1, 5-dimethyl-2-phenyl-1, 2-dihydro-3H-pyrazol-3-one (DMAP) and …

LC Ekowo, SI Eze, JC Ezeorah, T Groutso, S Atiga, JR Lane, S Okafor, …

Journal of Molecular Structure, 127994


65. Biosorptive interaction of alkaline modified Dialium guineense seed powders with ciprofloxacin in contaminated solution: central composite, kinetics, isotherm …

OM Ezekoye, KG Akpomie, SI Eze, CN Chukwujindu, JU Ani, OT Ujam

International Journal of Phytoremediation, 1-10


66. Potentials of activated carbon produced from biomass materials for sequestration of dyes, heavy metals, and crude oil components from aqueous environment

JU Ani, KG Akpomie, UC Okoro, LE Aneke, OD Onukwuli, OT Ujam

Applied Water Science 10 (2), 69


67. Impact of capacity building interventions on individual and organizational competency for HPSR in endemic disease control in Nigeria: a qualitative study

O Onwujekwe, C Mbachu, E Etiaba, N Ezumah, U Ezenwaka, I Arize, …

Implementation Science 15, 1-13


68. Achieving SDG 10: A Global Review of Public Service Inclusion Strategies for Ethnic and Religious Minorities

G Mir, S Karlsen, W Mitullah, U Bhojani, B Uzochukwu, C Okeke, …

Occassional Paper: United Nations Research Institute for Social Development


69. Does improving the skills of researchers and decision-makers in health policy and systems research lead to enhanced evidence-based decision making in Nigeria?—A short term …

O Onwujekwe, E Etiaba, C Mbachu, I Arize, C Nwankwor, U Ezenwaka, …

PloS one 15 (9), e0238365


70. Tracing theories in realist evaluations of large-scale health programmes in low-and middle-income countries: experience from Nigeria

T Mirzoev, E Etiaba, B Ebenso, B Uzochukwu, T Ensor, O Onwujekwe, …

Health Policy and Planning


71. The global distribution of lymphatic filariasis, 2000–18: a geospatial analysis

A Deshpande, MK Miller-Petrie, PA Lindstedt, MM Baumann, KB Johnson, …

The Lancet Global Health 8 (9), e1186-e1194


72. Mapping geographical inequalities in access to drinking water and sanitation facilities in low-income and middle-income countries, 2000–17

A Deshpande, MK Miller-Petrie, PA Lindstedt, MM Baumann, KB Johnson, …

The Lancet Global Health 8 (9), e1162-e1185


73. Which mechanisms explain motivation the of primary health workers? Insights from the realist evaluation of a maternal and child health programme in Nigeria

B Ebenso, C Mbachu, E Etiaba, R Huss, A Manzano, O Onwujekwe, …

BMJ Global Health 5 (8), e002408


74. Exploring the drivers of ethnic and religious exclusion from public services in Nigeria: implications for sustainable development goal 10

BS Uzochukwu, CC Okeke, J Ogwezi, B Emunemu, F Onibon, B Ebenso, …

International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy


75. “If you are on Duty, you may be Afraid to Come out to Attend to a Person”: Fear of Crime and Security Challenges in Maternal Acute Care in Nigeria from a Realist Perspective.

E Etiaba, A Manzano, U Agbawodikeizu, U Ogu, B Ebenso, B Uzochukwu, …


76. Comparative analysis of quality of life of HIV positive support group and non-support group members in a tertiary hospital in Anambra State, Nigeria

AO Okonkwo, BSC Uzochukwu, CC Nnebue

International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health 7 (6), 2032


77. Health Technology Assessment and priority setting for Universal Health Coverage: A qualitative study of stakeholders capacity, needs, policy areas of demand and perspectives in …

BS Uzochukwu, CC Okeke, N O’Brien, F Ruiz, I Sombie, S Hollingworth


78. Dietary habits and physical exercise among undergraduate students in southeast Nigeria

CC Okeke, OR Agwu-Umahi, AK Umeobieri, A Chisom, AC Idoko, …

Nigerian Journal of Medicine 29 (1), 29-37


79. What makes advocacy work? Stakeholders’ voices and insights from prioritisation of Maternal and Child Health programme in Nigeria

B Uzochukwu, C Onyedinma, C Okeke, O Onwujekwe, A Manzano, …


80. Was the maternal health cash transfer programme in Nigeria sustainable and cost-effective?

OE Onwujekwe, T Ensor, P Ogbozor, C Okeke, U Ezenwaka, JP Hicks, …

Frontiers in Public Healthpublications

81. Where do we start? Building consensus on drivers of health sector corruption in Nigeria and ways to address it

O Onwujekwe, CT Orjiakor, E Hutchinson, M McKee, P Agwu, C Mbachu, …

International Journal of Health Policy and Management 9 (7), 286publications

82. Mapping geographical inequalities in childhood diarrhoeal morbidity and mortality in low-income and middle-income countries, 2000–17: analysis for the Global Burden of Disease …

RC Reiner Jr, KE Wiens, A Deshpande, MM Baumann, PA Lindstedt, …

The Lancet 395 (10239), 1779-1801publications

83. Effects of various inhibitory substances and immobilization on ethanol production efficiency of a thermotolerant Pichia kudriavzevii

IA Ndubuisi, Q Qin, G Liao, B Wang, AN Moneke, JC Ogbonna, C Jin, …

Biotechnology for Biofuels 13, 1-12publications

84. Screening, acclimation and ammonia tolerance of microalgae grown in food waste digestate

D Chuka-ogwude, J Ogbonna, MA Borowitzka, NR Moheimani

Journal of Applied Phycology, 1-11publications

85. Caenorhabditis elegans-Based Aspergillus fumigatus Infection Model for Evaluating Pathogenicity and Drug Efficacy

CS Ahamefule, Q Qin, AS Odiba, S Li, AN Moneke, JC Ogbonna, C Jin, …

Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology 10, 320publications

86. Adjustments of the photosynthetic unit and compensation mechanisms of tolerance to high ammonia concentration in Chlorella sp. grown in food waste digestate

D Chuka-ogwude, JC Ogbonna, NR Moheimani

Algal Research 52, 102106publications

87. Simultaneous accumulation of lipid and carotenoid in freshwater green microalgae Desmodesmus subspicatus LC172266 by nutrient replete strategy under mixotrophic condition

CN Eze, H Aoyagi, JC Ogbonna

Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering 37 (9), 1522-1529publications

88. Simultaneous amylase production, raw cassava starch hydrolysis and ethanol production by immobilized Aspergillus awamori and Saccharomyces cerevisiae in a novel alternating …

ND Roble, J Ogbonna, H Tanaka

Process Biochemistrypublications

89. Biosurfactant Production Using Mutant Strains of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and Bacillus Subtilis from Agro-Industrial Wastes

SA Adejumo, AN Oli, EI Okoye, CD Nwakile, CM Ojiako, UM Okezie, …

Advanced Pharmaceutical Bulletinpublications

90. Repositioning miconazole nitrate for malaria: Formulation of sustained release nanostructured lipid carriers, structure characterization and in vivo antimalarial evaluation

CE Umeyor, I Okoye, E Uronnachi, T Okeke, F Kenechukwu, A Attama

Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology, 102125publications

91. Effect of molecular interaction on the antiplasmodial efficacy of lumefantrine in amorphous polymethacrylate-urea solid solution

AC Echezona, M Momoh, PA Akpa, JD Ogbonna, JN Reginald-Opara, …

Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics 10 (5), 56-69publications

92. Formulation and characterization of artemether-loaded sodium alginate microcapsules

PO Nnamani, AC Echezona, OC Metu, SU Onoja, JDN Ogbonna, …

Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 19 (7), 1341-1349publications

93. Evaluation of the Properties of Encapsulated Stavudine Microparticulate Lipid-based Drug Delivery System in Immunocompromised Wistar Rats

SA Chime, GC Onunkwo, AA Attama

Current HIV research 18 (4), 237-247publications

94. Formulation of Heterolipid-Based Hollow Nanoparticles Improves the Physicochemical and Gastroprotective Properties of Cimetidine

C Umeyor, C Chike-Nwankwo, C Madueke, P Orji, A Attama

Journal of Applied Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics 8, 1-15publications

95. The civilian vascular trauma in a low-income country: The determinant factors of morbidity and mortality

IA Nwafor, JC Eze, BA Akanni

Nigerian Journal of Medicine 29 (2), 224publications

96. A Comparison of the Characteristics of Maternal Near-Misses and Maternal Deaths in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria: A 3-Year Prospective Study

GO Ugwu, CA Iyoke, EC Ezugwu, LO Ajah, HE Onah, BC Ozumba

International Journal of Women’s Health 12, 207publications

97. Multifunctional A356 alloy/PKSAnp composites: Microstructure and mechanical properties

VS Aigbodion, IC Ezema

Defence Technology 16 (3), 731-736publications

98. Fatigue properties of value-added composite from Al-Si-Mg/palm kernel shell ash nanoparticles

IC Ezema, VS Aigbodion, EG Okonkwo, CS Obayi


99. Explicit microstructural evolution and electrochemical performance of value added palm kernel shell ash nanoparticle/A356 alloy composite

IC Ezema, VS Aigbodion

Materialwissenschaft und Werkstofftechnik 51 (3), 324-329publications

100. Improving tribological and thermal properties of Al alloy using CNTs and Nb nanopowder via SPS for power transmission conductor


Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China 30 (2), 333-343publications

101. Anti-corrosion and Wear Properties of Binary Ni–P/Cow Horn Particulate Composite Coatings on Mild Steel via Electroless Method

FG Whyte, VS Aigbodion, GM Whyte, IC Ezema

Journal of Bio-and Tribo-Corrosion 6 (4), 1-8publications

102. Morphological and electrochemical behavior of epoxy–activated orange juice functionalized rice husk nanoparticles composite coating on mild steel

VS Aigbodion

Chemical Data Collections 29, 100526publications

103. Modelling of aluminium composite consolidated with spark plasma sintering

CO Ujah, P Popoola, O Popoola, V Aigbodion

The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 109 (9), 2511 …publications

104. Explicit simultaneous enhancement of adhesion strength and wear resistance of functional value-added epoxy-functionalized rice husk ash nanoparticle composite coating

VS Aigbodion

The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 109 (7), 2205 …publications

105. Polymeric cladding materials under high temperature from optical fibre perspective: a review

UO Uyor, API Popoola, OM Popoola, VS Aigbodion

Polymer Bulletin, 1-23publications

106. A Concise Review of the Effects of Hybrid Particulate Reinforced Aluminium Metal Matrix Composites on the Microstructure, Density and Mechanical Properties

N Ononiwu, ET Akinlabi, CG Ozoegwu, V Aigbodion

Advances in Manufacturing Engineering, 433-443publications

107. Bio-inspired encapsulation and functionalization of iron oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications

SO Aisida, PA Akpa, I Ahmad, T Zhao, M Maaza, FI Ezema

European Polymer Journal 122, 109371publications

108. Effect of calcination on the microstructural and magnetic properties of PVA, PVP and PEG assisted zinc ferrite nanoparticles

SO Aisida, I Ahmad, FI Ezema

Physica B: Condensed Matter 579, 411907publications

109. A study on solution deposited CuSCN thin films: Structural, electrochemical, optical properties

BN Ezealigo, AC Nwanya, A Simo, R Bucher, RU Osuji, M Maaza, …

Arabian Journal of Chemistry 13 (1), 346-356publications

110. Method to control the optical properties: Band gap energy of mixed halide Organolead perovskites

BN Ezealigo, AC Nwanya, S Ezugwu, S Offiah, D Obi, RU Osuji, R Bucher, …

Arabian Journal of Chemistry 13 (1), 988-997publications

111. Conjugated NiO‐ZnO/GO nanocomposite powder for applications in supercapacitor electrodes material

RM Obodo, AC Nwanya, M Arshad, C Iroegbu, I Ahmad, RU Osuji, …

International Journal of Energy Research 44 (4), 3192-3202


112. Mapping disparities in education across low-and middle-income countries

Local Burden of Disease Educational Attainment Collaborators

Nature 577 (7789), 235publications

113. Global burden of 87 risk factors in 204 countries and territories, 1990–2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019

CJL Murray, AY Aravkin, P Zheng, C Abbafati, KM Abbas, …

The Lancet 396 (10258), 1223-1249publications

114. Measuring universal health coverage based on an index of effective coverage of health services in 204 countries and territories, 1990–2019: a systematic analysis for the Global …

R Lozano, N Fullman, JE Mumford, M Knight, CM Barthelemy, C Abbafati, …

The Lancetpublications

115. Global age-sex-specific fertility, mortality, healthy life expectancy (HALE), and population estimates in 204 countries and territories, 1950–2019: a comprehensive demographic …

H Wang, KM Abbas, M Abbasifard, M Abbasi-Kangevari, H Abbastabar, …

The Lancet 396 (10258), 1160-1203publications

116. Mapping local patterns of childhood overweight and wasting in low-and middle-income countries between 2000 and 2017

LBD Double Burden of Malnutrition Collaborators

Nature medicine 26 (5), 750publications

117. The roles of health maintenance organizations in the implementation of a social health insurance scheme in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria: a mixed-method investigation

E Obikeze, O Onwujekwe

International Journal for Equity in Health 19 (1), 1-14publications

118. Health sector spending and spending on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and development assistance for health: progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 3

GBDHFC Network

The Lancetpublications

119. Analysis of cost burden of obstetric care among human immune-deficiency virus (HIV) positive women in Enugu metropolis, South-East Nigeria

JT Enebe, LO Ajah, NO Enebe, EN Onwudiwe, IN Chikezie, MI Ajah, …

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 1-7publications

120. Five insights from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019

CJL Murray, C Abbafati, KM Abbas, M Abbasi, M Abbasi-Kangevari, …

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