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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2012

Agriculture, agricultural science, forestry, forest science

Agbede, Prof. Dr. Johnson Oluwasola

Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
Field of research: Animal production
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Rodehutscord Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Johnson Oluwasola Agbede, E. K. Asaniyan: Potentials of Sand As Litter Material instead of Wood Shavings in Broiler Enterprise. In: Building a Non-Oil Export Based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. (Ed. Simeon O. Jekayinfa) Göttingen: Cuvillier, 2012, p. 229 - 240.

Aljoumani, Dr. Basem


Field of research: Soil science
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Hinkelmann Technische Universität Berlin
  • Dr. Basem Aljoumani: Time series outlier and intervention analysis: Irrigation management influences on soil water content in silty loam soil. In: Agricultural Water Management. 111, 2012, p. 105 - 114 [Soil volumetric water content Autoregressive integrated moving average (ARIMA) Outlier detection Transfer function model].

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
  • Jing Li, Siqin Bao, Yuhong Zhang, Xujun Ma, Manika Mishra-Knyrim, Jian Sun, Gang Sa, Xin Shen, Andrea Polle, Shaoliang Chen: Paxillus involutus Strains MAJ and NAU Mediate K+/Na+ Homeostasis in Ectomycorrhizal Populus x canescens under Sodium Chloride Stress. In: Plant Physiology. 159, 2012, p. 1771 - 1786 [Tree stress physiology].

Gafur, Prof. Dr. Abdul

RGE Fiber R&D, Indonesia
Field of research: Forest botany
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrea Polle Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • K. Izumitsu, K. Hatoh, T. Sumita, Y. Kitade, A. Morita, Abdul Gafur, A. Ohta, M. Kawai, T. Yamanaka, C. Tanaka: Rapid and simple preparation of mushroom DNA directly from colonies and fruiting bodies for PCR. In: Mycoscience. 53, 2012, p. 396 - 401 [Basidiomycetes, Colony PCR, Direct PCR, Fungi, ITS spacer region].

  • Abdul Gafur: Methods in Soil Fungal Diversity Research for Sustainable Plantation Forest Production. In: Knowledge Creates Development: The Role of Humboldt-Alumni in South Ea st Asia. (Ed. H. Scheer, B. Pradhan, T.H.P. Brotosudarmo, L. Limantara) Malang: Ma Chung Press, 2012, p. 79 - 90 [Biodiversity, methods, plant-fungal interaction, plantation forest, production sustainability, soil fungi].

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 and Ernst Berg: AN ANALYSIS OF CASUALITY BETWEEN GROWTH AND INSTABILITY IN AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS OF INDIA. In: Foreign Trade Review. XLVII, 2012, p. 3 - 17 [Instability, Cuddy-Della Valle Index, Casuality, Cointegration].

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)
  • Getanhun T, Feyissa T and L. Gugsa : Somatic Embryogenesis and Plant Regeneration from Embry rescue culture of F1 hybrids of Teff with its Wild Relatives. In: African Crop Science Journal. 20, 2012, p. 189 - 196 [Eragrostis Tef, florets, hybrids, wild relatives].

Jekayinfa, Prof. Dr. Simeon Olatayo

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (Lautech), Nigeria
Field of research: Agricultural engineering
Host: Prof. Dr. Reiner Brunsch Leibniz-Institut für Agrartechnik Potsdam-Bornim (ATB)
  • Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa, A. O. Adelhayo: Production of Biogas From Selected Crops And Animal Redidues In Nigeria. In: Building a Non-Oil Export Based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. (Ed. Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa) Göttingen: Cuvellier, 2012, p. 77 - 84.

  • Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa, A. O. Adelhayo: Production of Biogas From Selected Crops And Animal Residues In Nigeria. In: Building a Non-Oil Export Based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. (Ed. Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa) Göttingen: Cuvellier, 2012, p. 77 - 84.

  • Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa: Building a Non Oil based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. Göttingen: Cuvillier Verlag Göttingen, 2012, 491 pp. [Agricultural Residues, Non Oil Based Economy, Nigeria, Biofuels].

  • Simeon Olatayo Jekayinfa, waheed, M.A. and Ohijeagbon, I.O.: Cumulative Exergetic Assessment of LPFO Utilized Steam Boilers. In: International Journal of Exergy. 11(1), 2012, p. 119 - 135 [Steam Boiler, Energy and Exergy Analyses, Nigeria].

  • S.O. Jekayinfa a, F.A. Ola , S.O. Afolayan, R.O. Ogunwale : On-farm energy analysis of plantain production in Nigeria. In: Energy for Sustainable Development. 16, 2012, p. 339 - 343 [Energy sources Energy use indices Plantain Residues Nigeria].

Kallarackal, Dr. Jose

, India
Field of research: Forestry, forest science
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Bürkert Universität Kassel
  • Jose Kallarackal and T. J. Roby: Responses of trees to elevated carbon dioxide and climate change . In: Biodiversity and Conservation. 21, 2012, p. 1327 - 1342 [climate change, FACE, forest, trees].

  • Jose Kallarackal, Susanne N. Bauer, Heike Nowak, Mohammad-Reza Hajirezaei and Ewald Komor : Diurnal changes in assimilate concentrations and X uxes in the phloem of castor bean (Ricinus communis L.) and tansy (Tanacetum vulgare L.) . In: Planta. 236, 2012, p. 209 - 223 [Phloem, Taraxacum, Ricinus, exudation].

Khalil, Dr. Mohammad I.

University College Dublin, Ireland
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Prof. Dr. Urs Schmidhalter Technische Universität München
  • M.M.R. Jahangir, P. Johnston, M. Barrett, M.I. Khalil, and K.G. Richards: Linking hydrogeochemistry to nitrate abundance in groundwater in agricultural settings in Ireland. In: Journal of Hydrology. 448-449, 2012, p. 212 - 222 [Ksat, Dissolved organic C, Dissolved oxygen, Redox-potential, SO2-4, Nitrate retention].

  • M.M.R. Jahangir, M.I. Khalil, P. Johnston, L.M. Cardenas, D.J. Hatch, M. Butler, M. Barrett, V. O'Flaherty and K.G. Richards: Denitrification potential in subsoils: a mechanism to reduce nitrate leaching to groundwater. In: Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 147, 2012, p. 13 - 23 [Denitrification potential, N2O mole fractions, Subsoil, Greenhouse gas, Nitrate leaching, Grassland].

  • M.M.R. Jahangir, P. Johnston, M. I. Khalil, D. Hennessy, J. Humphreys, O. Fenton and K.G. Richards.: Groundwater: A pathway for terrestrial C and N losses and indirect greenhouse. In: Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 159, 2012, p. 40 - 48 [Greenhouse gases, Indirect N2O emissions, Effective rainfall, Dissolved C, Dissolved N, Groundwater].

  • M.M.R. Jahangir, P. Johnston, M.I. Khalil, J. Grant, C. Somers and K.G. Richards.: Evaluation of headspace equilibration methods for quantifying greenhouse gases in groundwater. In: Journal of Environmental Management. 111, 2012, p. 208 - 212 [Greenhouse gas, Headspace extraction, Dissolved gases, Shaking time, Standing time].

Kocour Kroupova, Dr. Dipl. Ing. Hana

University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
Field of research: Fisheries science, fisheries studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Kloas Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Hana Kroupova, Achim Trubiroha, Sven Wuertz, Sabrina N. Frank, Bernd Sures, Werner Kloas: Nutritional status and gene expression along the somatotropic axis in roach (Rutilus rutilus) infected with the tapeworm Ligula intestinalis. In: General and Comparative Endocrinology . 177, 2012, p. 270 - 277 [Cestode, Fish, Endocrine disruption, Parasitic castration, Growth hormone, Insulin-like growth factor].

  • Achim Trubiroha, Hana Kroupova, Sven Wuertz, Werner Kloas: Up-regulation of gonadotropin mRNA-expression at the onset of gametogenesis in the roach (Rutilus rutilus): Evidence for an important role of brain-type aromatase (cyp19a1b) in the pituitary. In: General and Comparative Endocrinology. 178, 2012, p. 529 - 538 [Oogenesis, Spermatogenesis, FSH, LH, Sex steroids, Steroid receptors].

Mahmood, Dr. Tariq

Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Pakistan
Field of research: Soil science
Host: Dr. Frank Fleischmann Technische Universität München
  • Ali, R., Kanwal H., Iqbal Z., Yaqub M., Khan J.A. Mahmood T. : Evaluation of some nitrification inhibitors at different temperatures under laboratory conditions. In: Soil & Environment . 31, 2012, p. 134 - 145 [4-Amino-1,2,4-triazole, 1H-benzotriazole, Benzothiazole, Lignosulfonic acid, Nitrification, Pyrazoles].

Martin, Dr. Guillaume

Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), France
Field of research: Crop production, plant production
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Ewert Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Guillaume Martin, Michel Duru, Jürgen Schellberg, Frank Ewert: Simulations of plant productivity are affected by modelling approaches of farm management. In: Agricultural Systems. 109, 2012, p. 25 - 34 [Farm model Decision-making modelling Model complexity Farmers’ decisions Grassland-based beef farm].

Melesse, Prof. Dr. Aberra

Hawassa University, Ethiopia
Field of research: Animal production
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Rodehutscord Universität Hohenheim
  • Aberra Melesse, S. Maak and G. von Lengerken: PRODUCTIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL ADAPTIVE RESPONSES OF ETHIOPIAN NAKED-NECK CHICKENS AND THEIR F1 CROSSES WITH COMMERCIAL CHICKEN BREEDS TO HIGH ENVIRONMENTAL TEMPERATURE. In: Ethiopian Journal of Science. 35, 2012, p. 107 - 116 [3,5,3-triiodothyronine, corticosterone, F1 crosses, heat stress, Naked-neck chicken].

  • Aberra Melesse, Worknesh Tiruneh, Tegene Negesse: Nutrient composition and effects of feeding different levels of Moringa stenopetala leaf meal on carcass traits of Rhode Island Red dual-purpose grower chickens. In: Ethiopian Journal of Animal Production. 12, 2012, p. 37 - 50 [M. stenopetala leaf meal; Rhode Island Red chicks; Nutrient composition; Edible carcass; Non-edible carcass].

  • Aberra Melesse: The feeding value of deseeded pods from Moringa stenopetala and Moringa oleifera as evaluated by chemical analyses and in vitro gas production. In: Journal of Animal and Feed Sciences. 21, 2012, p. 537 - 550 [in vitro gas production, nutrient compositions, Moringa oleifera, Moringa stenopetala, deseeded Moringa pods].

  • Alewi M., Melesse A. and Teklegiorgis Y.: Crossbreeding Effect on Egg Quality Traits of Local Chickens and Their F1 Crosses With Rhode Island Red and Fayoumi Chicken Breeds Under Farmers’ Management Conditions. In: Journal of Animal Science Advances. 2, 2012, p. 697 - 705 [Crossbreeding, egg quality traits, Fayoumi chicken breed, F1 crosses, local Kei chicken, farmers’ management, Rhode Island Red chicken breed].

  • Aberra Melesse: Assessing the feeding values of leaves, seeds and seeds-removed pods of Moringa stenopetala using in vitro gas production technique. In: African Journal of Biotechnology . 11, 2012, p. 11342 - 11349 [Chemical compositions, feeding values, in vitro gas production, leaves, M. stenopetala, seeds, seeds-removed pods].

  • Worku Z., Melesse A. and T/Giorgis Y.: Assessment of Village Chicken Production System and the Performance of Local Chicken Populations in West Amhara Region of Ethiopia. In: Journal of Animal Production Advances. 2, 2012, p. 199 - 207 [Ethiopia, indigenous chicken performance, local chicken populations, rural community].

  • Yibrehu Emshaw, Aberra Melesse and Getinet Assefa: The Effect of Dietary Inclusion of Mango (Magnifera indica L.) Fruit Waste on Feed Intake, Growth and Feed Efficiency of Cobb-500 Broiler Chickens. In: Ethiopian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 22, 2012, p. 73 - 83 [Mango Fruit Waste; Maize; Cobb-500 Broiler Chickens; Growth Performance; Carcass Traits].

  • A. Melesse, H. Steingass, J. Boguhn, M. Schollenberger and M. Rodehutscord: Effects of elevation and season on nutrient composition of leaves and green pods of Moringa stenopetala and Moringa oleifera. In: Agroforestry systems. 86, 2012, p. 505 - 518 [Moringa species, nutrient composition, leaves, green pods, elevation, season ].

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: Public Expenditure and Strategies for Sustainable Management of Environment and Forest Ecosystems in Karnataka. India: Institute for Social and Economic Change Monograph 27 (ISBN 81-7791-126-0). , 2012, 94+xi pp. [Conservation, Management, Forest Ecosystems, Environment, Sustainable Development ].

  • Sunil Nautiyal, R.R. Nidamanuri : Ecological and socioeconomic impacts of conservation policies in biodiversity hotspots: a case study from Rajiv Gandhi National Park, India. In: Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences . 2(2), 2012, p. 165 - 177 [Conservation policy; Sustainable livelihood; Science-policy interface; Remote sensing; Vegetation dynamics; NRM].

Nour, Prof. Dr. Abd El Aziz Mousa

Alexandria University, Egypt
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Abel Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • M.A. Zaki, M.A., E.M. Labib, A.M. Nour , H.D. Tonsy , and S.H. Mahmoud,.: Effect Some Medicinal Plants Diets on Mono Sex Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus), Growth Performance, Feed Utilization and Physiological Parameters. In: APCBEE Procedia. 4, 2012, p. 220 - 227 [Nile tilapia; Fenugreek; Eucalyptus; Pepper; Thyme; Chamomile; performances ].

  • M.M.Gaber,E.A.Omar, E.A., Labib, E.H., Zaki, M.A. and A.M. Nour, A.M . : Effect of Partially Replacing Corn Meal by Date Stone on Growth Performance in Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) Fingerlings, Diets Supplemented with Digestarom . In: Open Access Scientific Reports. 1, 2012, p. 484 - 490 [Nile tilapia; Date stone; Digestarom® ].

  • M.M. Gaber, E.A.Omar, M. Abdel-Rahim, A.M. Nour,M.A. Zaki and T.M. Srour . : Effects of Stocking Density and Water Exchange Rates on Growth Performance of Tiger Shrimp, Penaeus Semisulcatus Cultured in Earthen Ponds. In: J. Aquacult. Res.& Dev. . 3, 2012, p. 152 [Green tiger shrimp; Stocking density; Water exchange rate].

  • E.A. Elwakeel, E.C. Titgemeyer, Z.J. Cheng, A.M. Nour, and M.E.A. Nasser. : In Vitro assessment of the nutritive value of expanded soybean meal for dairy cattle. In: J. Anim. Sci. Biotechnol. 3, 2012, p. 10 [Digestibility, Escape, Lysine, Protein, Rumen].

  • E.A. Elwakeel, E.C. Titgemeyer, Z.J. Cheng, A.M. Nour, and M.E.A. Nasser. : In Vitro assessment of the nutritive value of expanded soybean meal for dairy cattle. In: J. Anim. Sci. Biotechnol. 3, 2012, p. 10 [Digestibility, Escape, Lysine, Protein, Rumen].

  • E.A. Elwakeel, E.C. Titgemeyer, B.R. Faris, D.W. Brake, A.M. Nour, and M.E.A. Nasser. : Hydroxymethyl lysine is a source of bioavailable lysine for ruminants. In: J. Anim. Sci.. 90, 2012, p. 3898 - 3904 [ availability, degradation, hydroxymethyl lysine, lysine, rumen].

Ofuya, Prof. Dr. Thomas I.

Wellspring University, Nigeria
Field of research: Phytomedicine
Host: Dr. Cornel S. Adler Julius Kühn-Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen (JKI)
  • Thomas I. Ofuya: The Potentials For Using Agricultural Plant Residues In Control of Insect Infestation In Stored Products. In: Building a Non-Oil Export Based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. (Ed. Simeon O. Jekayinfa) Göttingen: Cuvillier, 2012, p. 279 - 284.

Ogundari, Dr. Kolawole

University of Delaware, United States of America
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Prof. Dr. Awudu Abdulai Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Kolawole Ogundari: Demand for Quality versus Quantity in Beef, Chicken and Fish consumption among households in Nigeria. In: Revista de Economia e Agronegócio/Brazilian Review of Economics and Agribusiness(http://www.economia-aplicada.ufv.br/revista/edicoes_2012_vol10_n1.php). 10, 2012, p. 29 - 50 [Engel curve, demand, meat, elasticity, Nigeria].

Oguntunde, Dr. Philip Gbenro

Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
Field of research: Forest hydrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Gunnar Lischeid Leibniz-Zentrum für Agrarlandschaftsforschung (ZALF) e. V.
  • Philip Gbenro Oguntunde, Babatunde Joseph Abiodun, Gunnar Lischeid : Spatial and temporal temperature trends in Nigeria, 1901-2000. In: Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics. 118, 2012, p. 95 - 105 [Temperature trends, Change point, Periodicity, ENSO, Nigeria].

Onyekwelu, Prof. Dr. Jonathan C.

Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
Field of research: Forestry, forest science
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Mosandl Technische Universität München
  • Jonathan C. Onyekwelu, A. O. Adeniji, D. M. Sanni: Transforming Waste to Wealth: Gmelina Arborea Fruit-Pulp Potentials for Ethanol Production as Biofuel Resource. In: Building a Non-Oil Export Based Economy for Nigeria: The Potential of Value-Added Products from Agricultural Residues. (Ed. Simeon O. Jekayinfa) Göttingen: Cuvillier, 2012, p. 9 - 18 [Gmelina arborea, fruit pulp, Ethanol yield, Biofuel, plantation, fermentation agent].

  • Jonathan C. Onyekwelu: Soil microbial biomass and population in response to seasonal variation and age in Gmelina arborea plantations. In: Journal of Forestry Research. 23, 2012, p. 253 - 260.

Qadir, Prof. Dr. Manzoor

United Nations University, Canada
Field of research: Agriculture, agricultural science
Host: Prof. Dr. Sven Schubert Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Grangier, C., M. Qadir, and M. Singh. : Health implications for children in wastewater-irrigated peri-urban Aleppo, Syria. In: Water Quality, Exposure and Health . 4 (4), 2012, p. 187 - 195.

  • Evans, A.E.V., M.A. Hanjra, Y. Jiang, M. Qadir, P. Drechsel. : Water quality: Assessment of the current situation in Asia. In: International Journal of Water Resources Development . 28 (2), 2012, p. 195 - 216.

  • Oster, J.D., J. Letey, P. Vaughan, L. Wu, and M. Qadir. : Comparison of transient state models that include salinity and matric stress effects on plant yield. In: Agricultural Water Management . 103, 2012, p. 167 - 175.

Taheri Shahraiyni, Dr. Hamid

Shahrood University of Technology, Iran
Field of research: Pollution control engineering
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Cubasch Freie Universität Berlin
  • Taheri Shahraiyni, H., Ghafouri, M. R., Saghafian, B. and Bagheri Shouraki, S.: Evaluation of a novel fuzzy method and a conceptual model for a long-term daily streamflow simulation. In: River Systems. 20(3-4), 2012, p. 249 - 260.

  • Taheri Shahraiyni, H., Ghafouri, M. R., Bagheri Shouraki, S., Saghafian, B. and Naseri M.: Comparison between active learning method and support vector machine for runoff modeling,. In: Journal of Hydrology and hydromechanics, . 60(10) , 2012, p. 16 - 32.

  • Taheri Shahraiyni, H. and Ataei-Ashtiani, B. : Mathematical forms and numerical schemes for solution of unsaturated flow equation. In: ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering. 138(1), 2012, p. 63 - 72.

  • Abrishamchi, A., Taheri Shahraiyni, H. and Tajrishy, M.: Groundwater vulnerability assessment to pesticides and their ranking and clustering. In: Water & Wastewater. 83, 2012, p. 16 - 27.