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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2009

Agriculture, agricultural science, forestry, forest science

Adiku, Prof. Dr. Samuel G.K.

University of Ghana, Ghana
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Dr. Gerrit de Rooij Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Tenhunen, J, Geyer R., Adiku S., Reichstein M., Tappeiner, U., Bahn M., Cernusca A., Dinh N.Q., Kolcum O., Otieno D., Schmidt M., Schmitt M., Wang Q., Wartinger M., and Wohlfart G. : Influences of changing land use and CO2 concentration on ecosystem and landscape level carbon and water balances in mountainous terrain of Stubai Valley, Austria. Global and Planetary Change 67:29-43 . In: . Global and Planetary Change . 67, 2009, p. 29 - 43.

Chen, Prof. Dr. Shaoliang

Beijing Forestry University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Plant nutrition, plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrea Polle Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Shaoliang Chen, Andrea Olbrich, Rosemarie Langenfeld-Heyser, Eberhard Fritz, Andrea Polle : Quantitative X-ray microanalysis of hydrogen peroxide within plant cells. In: Microscopy Research and Technique. 72, 2009, p. 49 - 60 [cerium chloride; cerium phosphate; cerium perhydroxides; transmission electron microscope; X-ray microanalysis].

Enin, Prof. Dr. Udeme Isong

University of Calabar, Nigeria
Field of research: Fisheries science, fisheries studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim Gröger Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut Bundesforschungsinstitut für Ländliche Räume, Wald und Fischerei
  • Eyo Ambrose, Udeme Isong Enin, Peter Lebo: A trouser bag experiment that quantify by-catch species escaping from a modified shrimp beam trawl codend with excluder device. In: Journal of Aquatic Sciences. 24 (1) , 2009, p. 40 - 45 [Trouser bag, By-catch, Codend, Excluder device].

Glele Kakai, Prof. Dr. Romain Lucas

Universite d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin
Field of research: Forest surveying, forest biometry
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter R. Pelz Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Jean Didier Akpona, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Hugues Akpona, Brice Sinsin: Ethnobotanique, structure et statut écologique des espèces de brosse végétale dans les formations naturelles de la région Sud du Bénin. In: Bulletin de la recherche agricole du Bénin. 63, 2009, p. : 1 - 12 [Brosse végétale, Peuplements naturels, Ecologie, Ethnobotanique, Bénin].

  • Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Achille Assogbadjo, Brice Sinsin: Structure spatiale et régéneration naturelle de Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir de la zone soudanienne au Bénin. In: Revue ivoirienne des sciences et technologies. 13, 2009, p. :199 - 212 [Distribution spatiale , régénération naturelle , Pterocarpus erinaceus , forêt de l’Ouémé Supérieur].

  • Tina Kyndt, Achille E. Assogbadjo , Olivier J. Hardy , Romain Glele Kakaï, Brice Sinsin, Patrick Van Damme, Godelieve Gheysen: Spatial genetic structuring of baobab (Adansonia digitata L., Malvaceae) in the traditional agroforestry systems of West Africa. In: American Journal of Botany. 96(5), 2009, p. 950 - 957 [Adansonia digitata ; agroforestry systems; Malvaceae; genetic structure; spatial autocorrelation; West Africa].

  • John Rodenburg, Kazuki, Saito, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Amadou Touré : Weed competitiveness of the lowland rice varieties of NERICA in a Guinea Savanna environment. In: Field Crop Research. 114, 2009, p. 411 - 418 [Oryza sativa, Oryza glaberrima, Weed competition, Yield loss, Weed suppressive ability (WSA), West Africa].

  • Mariatou Sounon, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Julien Avakoudjo, Brice Sinsin: Tests de germination et de croissance de Artemisia annua L. anamed sur différents substrats au Bénin. In: International journal of biological and chemical sciences. 3(2), 2009, p. 337 - 346 [Artemisia annua L. anamed, technique de reproduction, germoir, substrat, plantation].

  • Wilfried Bonou, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Achille E. Assogbadjo, Noel H. Fonton, Brice Sinsin: Habitat Characterization of Afzelia africana Sm. In the Lama forest reserve (Bénin). In: Forest ecology and management. 258, 2009, p. 1084 - 1092 [Afzelia africana Sm., Habitat characteristics, Population structure, Lama forest reserve, Benin].

  • Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Brice Sinsin: Structural description of two Isoberlinia dominated communities in the Wari-Maro forest reserve (Benin). In: South African Journal of Botany. 75(1), 2009, p. 43 - 51 [Dominance, Isoberlinia spp., Structure, Vegetation type, Wari–Maro].

  • Achille E. Assogbadjo, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Brice Sinsin, Dieter Pelz: Structure of Anogeissus leiocarpa Guill., Perr. Natural stands in relation to anthropogenic pressure within Wari-Maro Forest Reserve in Benin. In: African journal of ecology. 48, 2009, p. 644 - 653 [Anogeissus leiocarpa, deforestation, structure, vegetation communities, Wari-Maro].

  • Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Rudy Palm: Empirical comparison of error rate estimators in logistic discriminant analysis. In: Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation. 79(2), 2009, p. 111 - 120 [Simulation, Actual-error rate, Logistic rule, Estimators, Comparison].

  • Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Dieter Pelz, Rudy Palm: Relative efficiency of non parametric error rate estimators in multi-group linear discriminant analysis. In: African Journal of Mathematics and Computer Science Research. 2(10), 2009, p. 218 - 224 [Error rate, estimation, efficiency, multi-group, linear rule, simulation].

  • Comlan Hessou, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Achile E. Assogbadjo, Théophile Odjo, Brice Sinsin: Test de la germination des graines de Caesalpinia bonduc (l.) Roxb au Bénin. In: International journal of biological and chemical sciences. 3(2), 2009, p. 310 - 317 [Caesalpinia bonduc, propagation, provenances, substrats, Bénin, Togo].

  • Achille E. Assogbadjo, Guillaume Amadji, Romain Lucas Glele Kakai, Adi Mama, Brice Sinsin: Evaluation écologique et ethnobotanique de Jatropha curcas L. au Bénin. In: International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences. 5(3), 2009, p. 1065 - 1077 [Jatropha curcas, connaissances endogènes, diversité écologique, Bénin].

Goyal, Dr. Satish Kumar

Haryana Agricultural University, India
Field of research: Agricultural economics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ernst Berg Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • S.K. Goyal & R.B. Gupta: Fresh and processed Fruit & Vegetables: Growth in Production and Export from India. In: Foreign Trade Review. XLIII, 2009, p. 32 - 51 [Processed fruits & vegetables, exports, Compound Growth Rate, Cuddy-Della Valle Index,].

Gugsa, Dr. Likyelesh

Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, Ethiopia
Field of research: Plant cultivation, plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Kumlehn Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK)
  • Likyelesh Gugsa and Jochen Kumlehn: Haploidy in Tef: Gynogenesis. In: Advances in Haploid Production in Higher Plants.. (Ed. TOURAEV A., FORSTER B. P., & Jain M. S) Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springler , 2009, p. 265 - 283 [Tef (Eragrostis tef ), androgenesis, gynogenesis, polyploidy, mutants variation].

Igwe, Prof. Dr. Charles Arizechukwu

University of Nigeria, Nigeria
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Stahr Universität Hohenheim
  • Charles Arizechukwu Igwe, M. Zarei, Karl Stahr,: Colloidal stability in some tropical soils of southeastern Nigeria as affected by iron and aluminium oxides. In: CATENA. 77, 2009, p. 232 - 237 [soil organic carbon, poorly crystalline Fe, microaggregate stability, water-dispersible clay, weathering].

  • Charles Arizechukwu Igwe, M. Zarei, Karl Stahr: Mineralogy and geochemical properties of some upland soils from different sedimentary formations in south-eastern Nigeria. In: Australian Journal of Soil Research. 47, 2009, p. 423 - 432 [Fe oxide, Al oxide, pedogenic processes, clay mineralogy, agricultural productivity].

Jekayinfa, Prof. Dr. Simeon Olatayo

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (Lautech), Nigeria
Field of research: Agricultural engineering
Host: Dr. Ralf Pecenka Leibniz-Institut für Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie e. V. (ATB)
  • Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa and Volkhard Scholz: Potential Availability of Energetically Usable Crop Residues in Nigeria. In: Energy Sources. 31, 2009, p. 687 - 697 [agricultural residues; energy potential; Nigeria; renewable energy ].

Khalil, Dr. Mohammad Ibrahim

University College Dublin, Ireland
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Prof. Dr. Urs Schmidhalter Technische Universität München
  • M.I. Khalil, U. Schmidhalter and R. Gutser: Emissions of nitrous oxide, ammonia, and carbon dioxide from a cambisol at two contrasting soil water regimes and urea granular sizes. In: Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 40, 2009, p. 1191 - 1213 [Emission of greenhouse gases, ammonia volatilization, urea fertilizer, soil].

  • M.I. Khalil, F. Buegger, M. Schraml, R. Gutser, K.G. Richards and U. Schmidhalter. : Gaseous nitrogen emissions from a cambisol cropped to spring wheat with urea granule size and depths of placement. In: Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73, 2009, p. 1335 - 1344 [Greenhouse gas, Urea fertilizer, Soil and Environment ].

  • M. I. Khalil, U. Schmidhalter and R. Gutser: Effects of urease and nitrification inhibitors added to urea on nitrous oxide emissions from a loess soil. In: Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science. 172, 2009, p. 651 - 660 [Nitrous Oxide, Mitigations, Inhibitors].

  • O. Fenton, K.G. Richards, L. Kirwan, M.I. Khalil and M.G. Healy: Factors affecting nitrate distribution in shallow groundwater under a beef farm in south eastern Ireland. In: Journal of Environmental Management. 90, 2009, p. 3135 - 3146 [Nitrate, Natural attenuation, Denitrification, Groundwater ].

  • K.G. Richards, O. Fenton, M.I. Khalil, A.H. Haria, J. Humphreys, D. Doody, R. Moles, G. Morgan and P. Jordan: Good water status: The integration of sustainable grassland production and water resources in Ireland. In: Tearmann: Irish Journal of Agri-environmental Research. 7, 2009, p. 143 - 160 [Nitrate, Phosphorus, Groundwater, Grassland, Water Framework Directive, Hydrology].

Khan, Prof. Dr. Khalid Saifullah

PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Georg Jörgensen Universität Kassel
  • Khalid Saifullah Khan, R.G. Joergensen: Simultaneous measurement of S, macronutrients and heavy metals in the soil microbial biomass with CHCI3 fumigation and NH4NO3 extraction. In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 41, 2009, p. 309 - 314.

Liang, Prof. Dr. Eryuan

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Wood biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Eckstein Universität Hamburg
  • Eryuan Liang, Dieter Eckstein, Hongyan Liu: Assessing the recent grassland greening trend in a long-term context based on tree-ring analysis: A case study in North China. In: Ecological Indicators. 9, 2009, p. 1280 - 1283 [Tree ring, NDVI, Greening trend, Natural variability, Typical steppe, North China].

  • Eryuan Liang, Dieter Eckstein, Xuemei Shao: Seasonal cambial activity of relict Chinese pine at the northern limit of its natural distribution in Northern China - exploratory results. In: IAWA Journal. 30, 2009, p. 371 - 378 [Chinese pine, cambial activity, wood formation, semi-arid climate].

Mahmood, Dr. Tariq

Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Pakistan
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Dr. Frank Fleischmann Technische Universität München
  • Mahmood T., Gupta K.J., Kaiser W.M. : Cadmium stress stimulates nitric oxide production by wheat roots. In: Pakistan Journal of Botany . 41, 2009, p. 1285 - 1290 [Cadmium, Nitric oxide, Root respiration, Wheat roots ].

  • Ali R., Iqbal J., Robab U., Mahmood T. : Effect of dicyandiamide on microbial activity in the rhizosphere and bulk soils under cotton. In: Pakistan Journal of Botany . 41, 2009, p. 1401 - 1409 [Cotton, Dicyandiamide, Microbial activity, Nitrification inhibitors, Rhizosphere ].

Menyailo, Prof. Dr. Oleg

Siberian Federal University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Forestry, forest science
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralf Conrad Max-Planck-Institut für terrestrische Mikrobiologie
  • Oleg Menyailo: The effect of Siberian tree species on the mineralization rate of soil organic matter. In: Eurasian Soil Science. 42, 2009, p. 1156 - 1162.

Muhammed, Dr. Nur

Ministry of Environment and Forests, Bangladesh
Field of research: Forestry, forest management
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Oesten Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Muhammed, N. and Koike, M.: Policy and Socio-economics of participatory forest management in Bangladesh. Canada: Trafford Publishers, 2009, 242 pp. [Participatory forest management, Policy, Bangladesh, Socio-economics].

  • Muhammed, N., F. Haque and M. Koike: The Role of Participatory Social Forestry in the Enhancement of the Socio-economic Condition of the rural poor: a Case Study of Dhaka Forest Division in Bangladesh. In: Forests Trees and Livelihoods – an International Journal, The United Kingdom. . 19, 2009, p. 47 - 67 [social forestry, sal forests, financial return].

  • Chowdhury, M.S.H., M. Koike and N. Muhammed: Embracing collaborative protected area management for conservation: An analysis of the development of the forest policy of Bangladesh. In: International Forestry Review, Commonwealth Forestry Association, The United Kingdom.. 11(3), 2009, p. 359 - 374 [biodiversity conservation, forest policy, protected area, Bangladesh].

  • Chowdhury, M.S.H., M. Koike, N. Muhammed, M.A. Halim, N. Shaha. and H. Kobayashi: Use of plants in healthcare: A traditional ethno-medicinal practice in south-eastern rural areas of Bangladesh. In: The International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management, Taylor & Francis, The United Kingdom. 5(1), 2009, p. 41 - 51 [medicinal plants, ailments, indigenous knowledge, using pattern, biodiversity, Bangladesh].

  • Chowdhury, M.S.H., M.A. Halim, N. Muhammed, M. Koike, and S. Biswas: Indigenous knowledge in natural resource management by the hill people: A case of the Mro tribe in Bangladesh. In: Forests Trees and Livelihoods, AB Academic Publishers, The United Kingdom. 19(2), 2009, p. 129 - 151 [Indigenous people, Mro tribe, Bangladesh, Forests].

Nautiyal, Prof. Dr. Sunil

Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), India
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Dr. Rüdiger Schaldach Universität Kassel
  • Sunil Nautiyal, H.Kaechele, K.S. Rao, R.K. Maikhuri: An economic evaluation of introduced crops cultivation in a part of the Indian Himalayan region. In: the Botanica. 57, 2009, p. 102 - 106 [Introduced crops; Tomato; Bell pepper; Land use; Himalaya ].

  • Sunil Nautiyal, H. Kaechele: Natural resource management in a protected area of Indian Himalaya: A modeling approach for anthropogenic interactions on ecosystems. In: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 153, 2009, p. 253 - 271 [Mountain ecosystems, Human behaviors, Sustainable development ].

  • Sunil Nautiyal (Ed): Climate Change: Data Requirement and Availability. ISEC: ISEC-MoSPI, 2009, 188 pp. [Climate Change; Data Availability; Land Use Land Cover; Conservation; Management; GHGs].

Ogunji, Prof. Dr. Johnny Onyema

Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Nigeria
Field of research: Fisheries science, fisheries studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schulz Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Johnny Onyema Ogunji: Fish Consumption: A Paradox of Good Health. In: Fish Consumption and Health . (Ed. George P. Gagne and Richard H. Medrano) New York.: Nova Science Publisers Inc, 2009, p. 77 - 92 [Safe Fish Production, Heavy Metals, Fatty acid, Aquaculture].

Qadir, Prof. Dr. Manzoor

United Nations University, Canada
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Prof. Dr. Sven Schubert Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Saifullah, A. Ghafoor, and M. Qadir.: Lead phytoextraction by wheat in response to the EDTA application method. In: International Journal of Phytoremediation . 11, 2009, p. 268 - 282.

  • Qadir, M., A.D. Noble, A.S. Qureshi, R.K. Gupta, T. Yuldashev, A. Karimov. : Salt-induced land and water degradation in the Aral Sea basin: A challenge to sustainable agriculture in Central Asia. In: Natural Resources Forum . 33, 2009, p. 134 - 149.

  • Saifullah, E. Meers, M. Qadir, P. de Caritat, F.M.G. Tack, G. Du Laing, and M.H. Zia. : EDTA-assisted Pb phytoextraction. In: Chemosphere . 74, 2009, p. 1279 - 1291.

  • Karimov, A., M. Qadir, A. Noble, F. Vyshpolsky, and K. Anzelm.: The development of magnesium-dominant soils under irrigated agriculture in southern Kazakhstan. In: Pedosphere . 19, 2009, p. 331 - 343.

Süle, Prof. Dr. Sandor

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Phytomedicine
Host: Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Jelkmann Julius Kühn-Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen (JKI)
  • Sandor Süle, Luciana Cursino, Desen Zheng, Harvey Hoch, Thomas J. Burr: Surface motility and associated surfactant production in Agrobacterium vitis. In: Letters in Applied Microbiology. 49, 2009, p. 596 - 601 [Agrobacterium vitis, swarming].

  • Gabor Jenser, Sandor Süle, Éva Szita, Judit Tarjáni: Further requirement and possibilities in the protection against pear psylla (Cacopsylla pyri Linnaeus) (Hungarian). In: Növényvédelem. 45, 2009, p. 595 - 603 Original author: Gabor Jenser, Sandor Süle, Éva Szita, Judit Tarjáni (English) [Cacopsylla].