Dr. EZE Simon Chinedu.

Department: Crop Science
Faculty: Agriculture
Designation : Senior Lecturer
Email: simon.eze@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +2348036419427


Publications (Articles and Journals):

BOOK CHAPTERS

1. Ezeaku P.I., Asadu,C.L.A and S.C.Eze, 2014. Integrating agriculture, land use and climate action programmes to reduce greenhouse emission and enhance food security at National and Local landscape levels in sub-Saharan Africa. Chapter 5, pp 75-102. In: Bharti, P.Kr, and P.I. Ezeaku (eds) Water Resources and Agriculture. Published by Discovery Publishing House PVT. Ltd, New Delhi – 110 002, India. p. 214

2. Eze, S. C. (2012). Post-harvest physiology and product storage of selected Crops. Pages 138 – 154.In:Eze S. C., Onyeonagu C. C., Ezeaku P. I. and Machebe N. S (2012) eds. Handbook of Practical Agriculture. A publication of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Chenglo Limited publishing company, No. 6 Plot 1123 ECA MonekeCresent Corridor Layout, Off Maryland estate, Enugu, Nigeria. ISBN: 978-8128-90-4ee,

3. Mbadianya, J. I. and Eze, S. C. (2012). Concept of Crop pest. Pages 155 -186. In: Eze S. C., Onyeonagu C. C., Ezeaku P. I. and Machebe N. S (2012) eds. Handbook of Practical Agriculture. A publication of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Chenglo Limited publishing company, No. 6 Plot 1123 ECA MonekeCresent Corridor Layout, Off Maryland estate, Enugu, Nigeria. ISBN: 978-8128-90-4

4. Kanu, C. A., Epundu, M and Eze, S. C. (2012). Mechanization in Agriculture. Pages 296 – 310. In: Eze S. C., Onyeonagu C. C., Ezeaku P. I. and Machebe N. S (2012) eds. Handbook of Practical Agriculture. A publication of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Chenglo Limited publishing company, No. 6 Plot 1123 ECA MonekeCresent Corridor Layout, Off Maryland estate, Enugu, Nigeria. ISBN: 978-8128-90-4

 JOURNAL ARTICLES (With impact factor)

5. N. F Chukwurah., S. C. Eze, C. B. Aruah, C. C. Onyeonagu, and C. C. Onyeke (2015).

COMPARATIVE STUDIES ON GROWTH AND EVALUATION OF SOME HARVESTED PARTS OF FLUTED PUMPKIN (TELFAIRIA OCCIDENTALIS HOOK F.) PLANTS. Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences, 25(3): 2015, Page: 656-660 ISSN: 1018-7081/Thomson ReutersIF = 0.56

6. Adjatin, A., A. Dansi, S. C. Eze, P. Asogba, I. Dossou-Aminon, K Akpagana, A. Akoegnino, and A. Sanni (2012). Ethnobotanical investigation and diversity of Gbolo (Crassocephalumcrepidioides (benth.) S. Moore), a traditional leafy vegetable under domestication in Benin. Genetic Resources and Crop Evol. DOI 10.1007/s10722-012-9901-z Springer/Thomson Reuters IF = 1.25

7. Eze, S. C., Umeh, S. I., Onyeke, C. C., Ameh, G. I. and Ugwuoke K. I, (2016). Preliminary Investigations on the Control of yam (DioscorearotundataPoir) tuber rot through Nanoscience. NanotechnologyReviews.; 5(6): 699-505 Thomson Reuters/ScimagoIF = 2.046

8. Eze, S. C., K. P. Baiyeri and C. U. Agbo, G. I. Ameh and E. S. Osahele (2012). Sensory evaluation response as a selection tool in African eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum) production and breeding. African Journal of Agricultural Research Vol. 7(37), pp. 5247-5251, 25 September, 2012/Thomson Reuters/ScimagoIF = 0.53

9. Chukwurah, N. F., Eze, S. C., Chiejina, N. V., Onyenonagu, C. C., Ugwuoke, K. I., S. O. Okwonta, C. G. Akobueze, E. U., Arua, C. B. and Onwuelugasi, C. U. (2012). Performance of Oyster mushroom (Pleurotusostreatus) in different local agricultural waste materials. African Journal of Biotechnology Vol 11(37), pp. 8979-8955, 8 may 2012/Thomson Reuters/ScimagoIF = 0.53

10. Umeh, S. I., Eze, S. C., Eze, E. I. and Ameh, G. I.(2012). Nitrogen fertilization and use efficiency in an Intercrop system of cassava (Manihot esculentaCrantz) and soybean (Glycine max (L). African Journal of Biotechnology Vol 12(37), pp. 8979-8955/Thomson Reuters/ScimagoIF = 0.53

11. Bonaventure ChukwujinduEchezona,Chinedu Felix Amuji, Simon Eze (2013 EVALUATION OF SOME ACCESSIONS OF BAMBARA GROUNDNUT (VIGNA SUBTERRANEAN L. VERDC) FOR RESISTANCE TO BRUCHID INFESTATION, BASEDON GRAIN SOURCE AND SEED COAT COLOUR. JOURNAL OF PLANT PROTECTION RESEARCH Vol. 53, No. 3 (2013)/Thomson Reuters/ScimagoIF = 0.85

12. Eze, S. C., Ameh, G. I., Ugwuoke, K. I., Onyeke, C. C. and Ozioko, J. O. (2015).Influence of rural processing methods and postharvest storage treatments on quality characteristics of kola nut (Cola accuminata). African Journal of Biotechnology: Vol. 14(6) pp. 466-473/Scimago IF= 0.53

13. Eze S. C., Ugwuoke, K. I.,Ogbonna P. E., Onah, R. N., Onyeonagu, C. C. and Onyeke, C. C.(2015). Evaluation of indigenous technologies of fresh cocoyam (Colocacia esculenta (L.) Schott) Storage in South-eastern Nigeria. African Journal of Agricultural Research: Vol. 10 (8), pp. 737-741.ScimagoIF = 0.53

14. Eze, S. C., Eze, E. I. Ameh, G. I. and Dansi, A. (2013). Effect of some botanical extracts on post-harvest losses of yam (Dioscorearotundata) in improved yam barn in Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 12(16), pp. 1962-1967, 17 April, 2013 Available online at http://www.academicjournals.org/AJB DOI: 10.5897/AJB12.754 ScimagoIF = 0.53

15. Eze, S. C., S. I. Umeh, K. I. Ugwuoke, G. I. Ameh, C. C. Onyeke (2015) The potentials of Pre-storage curing and nanobiotechnology in the control of postharvest losses of yam (DioscorearotundataPoir) tuber. International journal of Biosciences. Vol.6, No4, p40-47ScimagoIF = 0.00

16. Christopher C. Onyeke, Godswill C. Ajuziogu, Simon C. Eze and Kevin Ugwuoke (2016). Management of Root-Knot Nematode, Meloidogynejavanica on African Yam Bean with Pig Excrements. Asian Journal of Plant pathology, 10: 15-20. DOI: 10.3923/ajppaj.2016.15.20SCImagoIF = 0.50

17. Ameh, G. I., Eze, S. C. and Omeje, F. U. (2013).Phytochemical screening and antimicrobial studies on the methanolic bulb extract of Allium sativum L. African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 12(14), pp. 1665-1668, 3 April, 2013Scimago IF = 0.53

18. C.C. Onyeke, C.O. Akueshi, K.I. Ugwuoke, C.C. Onyeonagu and S.C. Eze (2013). Varietal response of African yam bean, Sphenostylisstenocarpa(Hochst Ex. A. Rich) Harms toinfection with Meloidogyne incognita (Kofoid& White) Chitwood under field conditions. African Journal of Microbiology Research. Vol. 7(30) pp 3968- 3975/Scimago IF = 0.53

JOURNALS WITHOUT IMPACT FACTOR

19. Eze, S. C., Eze D. N, Onu F. M (2017). The Role of Nanoscience and Technology in Medicine and Agriculture: Awareness Implication for Health Systems and Food Safety Issues. J Nanomed Res 5(4): 00121. DOI: 10.15406/jnmr.2017.05.00121

20.Eze, S. C., Aba, S. C. and F. C. Amuji (2016). PHENOTYPIC DIVERSITY IN AGROMORPHOLOGICAL FEATURES OF SIX NEWLY DEVELOPED CASSAVA (ManihotesculentumCrantz) GENOTYPES EVALUATED IN NSUKKA, SOUTHEASTERN NIGERIA. NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF CROP SCIENCE, VOL. 3, N0. 1, PP31-49.

21. Eze, S. C., Onah, N. R and V. N Onyia (2016). Growth and yield Responses of Yam (Dioscorearotundata) to manure and Tillage treatment in Derived SavannahAgro-Ecology of Southeastern Nigeria. Nigerian journal of Crop Science Vol. 3 N0. 1 pp 96-101

22. Eze, S.C., Aruah B.C., Aba S.C., and Chukwurah Francis (2016). VARIETAL RESPONSES TO STORAGE TREATMENT WITH NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY FOR REDUCTION OF POSTHARVEST LOSSES OF FRESH YAM (DIOSCOREA SPP) TUBER. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology, Vol. 5, No 1, 2016, 267 – 276; ISSN 2278-3687.

23. Eze, S. C., Amuji, C. F.andAruah, B. C. (2016). Nanobiotechnology: A solution to Food Insecurity, safety and Sustainability. Bio-Research, 13: 912-9-9

24. Eze, S.C., Mba C.L. andEzeakuP.I (2016) .ANALYTICAL REVIEW OF PESTICIDE FORMULATION TRENDSAND APPLICATION: THE EFFECTS ON THE TARGET ORGANISMSAND ENVIRONMENT. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology, Vol. 5, No 1, 2016, 267 – 276; ISSN 2278-3687 (O)

25. Eze, S. C. and Asogwa D. U. (2016). Effects of actual field trip for environmental influence and video instruction methods on undergraduate students’ achievement in agriculture science; International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology, Vol. 5, No 1, 2016, 267 – 276; ISSN 2278-3687 (O)

26. Omeje, T. E., Ugwuoke, K.I.,Aba, S. C., Eze, S. C., Ogwulumba, S. I. And EzemaR. A. (1015). Field Management of Phytophthora Blight Disease of Cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta L.) with Spray Regimes of selected Fungicides in Nsukka, Southeastern Nigeria. Agro-Science Journal of Tropical Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension Vol. 14 Number 2, pp33 – 45

27. C. C. Nnadi, C. C. Onyeonagu and S. C. Eze (2015).Growth Response of Guinea Grass (Panicum maximum) to Cutting Height and Poultry Manure. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture.7(6): 373-381, 2015, Article no.AJEA.2015.137

28. Ofoefule A.U., Eze S.C., Ibeto C.N and Onah R. N (2014). The Use of some bio-fertilizers as sources of soil amendment for sweet potato (Ipomea batatas) production. Basic Research Journal of Agricultural Science and Review ISSN 2315-6880 Vol. 3(4) pp. 23-28.

29. Asadu, C. L. A., A. G. O. Dixon and S. C. Eze (1014). Evaluation of Cassava-based Systems for Adaptation to Climatic variations in https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Charles_Asadu/publication/281482326_Eva uation_of_cassava based_systems_for_adaptation_to_climatic_variations_in_eastern_Nigeria/links /5a4b2a6f458515f6b05b89b7/Evaluation-of-cassava-based-systems-for-adaptation-to-climaEastern Nigeria. Agro-Science Journal of Tropical Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension Vol. 13 Number 2, pp37 – 42.

30. Chukwurah, N. F., Eze, S. C., Chiejina, N. V., Onyenonagu, C. C., Okezie, C. E. A., Ugwuoke, K. I., Ugwu, F. S. O.,Akobueze, E. U., Arua, C. B. and Nkwonta C. G. (2013). Correlation of Stipe length, pilus width and stipe girth of oyster mushroom (pleurotusostreatus) grown in different farm substrates. Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology and sustainable Development. Vol. 5(3) pp54-60.

31. Eze, S. C. and Echezona B. C. (2012). Agricultural pest Control Programmes, Food Security and Safety. African Journal of Food, Nutrition and Development Vol 12 N0. 5

32. Baiyeri, k. P.,Eze, S. C. and Onu, E. O. (2012). Evaluation of Cassava (ManihotesculentumCrantz) Genotypes in Nsukka Agro-ecology of Southeastern Nigeria. Agro-Science Journal of Agriculture, Food, environment and Extension, Volume 11(1) pp64 – 70

33. Eze, S. C. (2011).Effects of Cultivar, Botanical and gibberellic acid Treatment on physic-Chemical Changes of Yam (DioscorearotundataPoir) tuber in Storage. Nig J. Biotech. Vol. 22 (2011) 47-52

34. Eze S. C. and. Ugwuoke K. I (2010). Evaluation of different Stem portions of cassava (Manihotesculentus) in the management of its establishment and yield. Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 6(2): 181-185, INSInet Publication

35. Eze S. C. and G. C Orkwor (2010). Studies on effects of mineral fertilizer, organic manure and cultivar on the yield and storability of yam (DioscorearotundataPoir). African Journal of Food Agriculture, Nutrition and Development Vol. 10 N0.6, pp2755 -2771

36. Onyeke C. C., Eze, S. C. and K. I. Ugwuoke (2010). Studies on the Fungal Flora of garri, processed cassava (ManihotesculentusCrantz) in Nsukka area of Southeastern Nigeria. Agro-ScienceJournal of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension, Volume 9 Number 1 January, 2010 pp64-69

37. Eze S. C. and Ugwuoke K. I (2010) Effects of Species of Yam (Dioscorea Species) and Fungal Pathogens on the Postharvest Behaviour of Yam Tuber in Nsukka Area of S o u t h Eastern Nigeria. Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 6(6): 942-945

38. Ugwuoke, K. I. and S. C. Eze (2010). The Effect of Mycorrhiza (Glomus Geosporum), Rhizobium and Meloidogyne Incognita on Growth and Development of Cowpea (VignaUnguiculataL. Walp). Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 6(6) 937-941

39. Eze S. C. and Eze E. I. (2010). In-Vitro Study of Biofungicidal Effects of Cassia alata leaf Extracts on Some Pathogenic Organisms of White Yam (Dioscorearotundata) Tuber in Storage.Bio-Research, 8(2): 703 – 706.

40. Eze S. C, G. O. Oko-Ibom, R. Asiedu.(2009) Effects of Cultivar and Agrobotanical storage treatment on organolepetic quality of Yam (Dioscorearotundata). African Journal of Food Agriculture, Nutrition and Development Vol. 9 N0. 8, pp1683 - 1696.

41. Eze S. C., J. E. Asiegbu., B. N Mbah., G. C. Orkwor and R. Asiedu (2006). Effects of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of four agrobotanicals and gibberellic acid (GA3) on the shelf life of the white Guinea yam (Dioscorearotundata). Bio-Research, 4(1): 67-73

42. Eze S. C., J. E. Asiegbu., B. N Mbah., G. C. Orkwor and R. Asiedu (2006). Effects of four agrobotanical extracts and three types of bags on the control of insect pests and moulds of stored yam chips. Agro-Science Journal of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension 5(1) pp8 – 12

43. Orkwor G. C., D. Surma., S. C. Eze, B. O. Ugwu and T. O. Ezulike (2005). Studies on identification of (Dioscorearotundata) foods and factors that determine choice criteria for consumption in Nigeria. Niger Agric J. 36 (2005) 145 -153.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

44. Eze, S. C., Onu, E. O. And Ofili O. K. (2016). Genotype and some Aspects of Field and post-harvest management on the Yield and Shelf life of Cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Proceedings of the 3rd National Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN). University of Nigeria, Nsukka; September 27-30, 2016.

45. Onah R. N. And Eze, S. C. (2016). Effects of Storage Structure and Nature of Storage material on the shelf life of Fresh yam tuber (Dioscorearotundata) Tuber. Proceedings of the 3rd National Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN). University of Nigeria, Nsukka; September 27-30, 2016.

46. Nnadi C. C., Onyeonagu, C. C., Eze, S. C. and Umeh, S. I. (2016). Poultry Manure and cutting Height Management Influence on Dry Matter Yield of Guinea Grass (Panicucum maximum) Proceedings of the 3rd National Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN). University of Nigeria, Nsukka; September 27-30, 2016

47. . Agba, A. O. Eze, S. C., Asiegbu, J. E., Mbah, B. N. Undie, L. U. and Ojikpong, T. O. (2016). Effects of Spacing on the growth and yield of Utasi (GongrnemalatifoliumBenth) in Rain Forest Zone of Nigeria. Proceedings of the 3rd National Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN). University of Nigeria, Nsukka; Septermber 27-30, 2016.

48. Amuji, C. F. Eze, S. C. Ogbonna, P. E. and Oji, F. I. (2016). The influence of intercropping on the Severity of Aphid Pest and Bacteria Blight Disease, Growth and Yield of Two Maize (Zea mays) varieties. Proceedings of the 3rd National Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN). University of Nigeria, Nsukka; Septermber 27-30, 2016.

49. Eze S. C. (2010). Yam (Dioscorearotundata) tuber yield and post-harvest characteristics under barn storage as influenced by field manuring treatments. Proceedings of the 44th Annual Conference of Agricultural Society of Nigeria, “LAUTECH 2010, Ogbomoso, Nigeria.

50. Eze S.C. Asiegbu J. E., Oko-Ibom G. O, Orkwor G. C. (2009). Yam (Dioscorearotundata) Tuber Weight Loss and Sprouting Responses of Five Yam Cultivars to Treatment with Agrobotanicals under Barn Storage. 1st International Conference on Polymer Development and Applications, University of Nigeria, Nsukka March 18-21, 2009.

51. Okoro, F. O., Ugwuoke K. I. and Eze S. C. (2009). The effect of Seed Treatment with Synthetic and Agrobotanical Pesticide on the Field performance of Nsukka Yellow Pepper (Capsicum annum). 1st International Conference on Polymer Development and Applications, University of Nigeria, Nsukka March 18-21, 2009.

52. Eze, S. C. and I. U Obi (2008). Response of UNN popcorn variety to N. P.K fertilizer and Lime. Agricultural Society of Nigeria (ASN) Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Conference on Agricultural Development in Nigeria: Issues and Challenges held at the Ebonyi State University, Oct. 19-23, 2008.

53. Eze, S.C., Aba S.C., Amugi C.F., Ezeaku P.I. and Ogbonna R. (2017). Food Quality characteristics and effects of Plant Spacing on performance of New Cassava (ManihotesculentumCrantz) Genotype in a derived Savannah Agro-Ecology of Southeast Nigeria. Nigeria Journal of Crop Science. Vol. 4 No.1 pp 56-65.




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