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Division for Lifelong Learning (DLL) [46]
  • News from the EREBOS project 

    Schaffenroth, Veronika; Barlow, Brad; Geier, Stephan; Vučković, Maja; Kilkenny, Dave; Schaffenroth, Johannes (De Gruyter Open, 2017)
    Planets and brown dwarfs in close orbits will interact with their host stars, as soon as the stars evolve to become red giants. However, the outcome of those interactions is still unclear. Recently, several brown dwarfs ...
  • Effect of landcover/land-use changes on water availability in and around Ruti Dam in Nyazvidzi catchment, Zimbabwe 

    Gumindoga, W.; Rwasoka, D.T.; Ncube, N.; Kaseke, E.; Dube, Timothy (Water Research Commission, 2018)
    The aim of this study was to quantify the upstream land-use and landcover changes and assess their effect on Ruti Dam levels and water availability in Nyazvidzi catchment. Remote-sensing techniques, hydrologic modelling ...
  • Effects of graphene oxide nanoparticles on the immune system biomarkers produced by RAW264.7 and human whole blood cell cultures 

    Lategan, Kim; Alghadi, Hend; Bayati, Mohamed; de Cortalezzi, Maria Fidalgo; Pool, Edmund (MDPI, 2018)
    Graphene oxide nanoparticles (GONPs) have attracted a lot of attention due to their many applications. These applications include batteries, super capacitors, drug delivery and biosensing. However, few studies have ...
  • MERS-CoV: Understanding the latest human coronavirus threat 

    Chafekar, Aasiyah; Fielding, Burtram C. (MDPI, 2018)
    Human coronaviruses cause both upper and lower respiratory tract infections in humans. In 2012, a sixth human coronavirus (hCoV) was isolated from a patient presenting with severe respiratory illness. The 60-year-old man ...
  • Digital technologies and youth mobility in rural Zimbabwe 

    Gwaka, Leon Tinashe (Wiley, 2018)
    The adoption and use of digital technologies (DTs) in rural communities have an impact on several aspects of the society. Using empirical evidence from selected villages of Beitbridge district in Zimbabwe, this study ...

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