Publications

2018/2019 Academic Year

No.  Author  Title  Journal Pages  Year
1 Nyariki DM, Amwata DA The value of pastoralism in Kenya: Application of total economic value approach Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice (2019) 9:9 July 2019
2 Ngesu SN, Kandagor M Tafsiri tenge katika vitomeo vya kamusi thaniya ya Kiingereza- Kiswahili: Changamoto katika taaluma ya Kiswahili Book Chapter in: Uwezeshwaji wa Kiswahili kama wenzo wa maarifa, Moi University Press,ISBN:978-9966-133-56-4 July 2019
3 JN Maina, Geraldine DK, MB Papah, R Mashiteng, CM Wood, A Bianchini, LF Bianchini, L Bergman, OE Johannsson, PL Claudine Chevalier, RO Ojoo Sizes, condition factors and sex ratios of the scattered populations of the small cichlid fish, Alcolapia grahami, that inhabits the lagoons and sites of Lake Magadi (Kenya), one of the most extreme aquatic habitat on Earth Environ Biol Fish August 2019
4 Mutiku SN, Misango S Institutional factors influencing the implementation of human resource information systems in Machakos county government, Kenya Journal Of Human Resource & Leadership, ISSN 2519-9099 August 2019
5 Wakio R, Misango S Influence of work environment on employee retention in level four and five hospitals in Machakos county International Journal of Business & Management Research, Vol.3, No.07; 2019, ISSN: 2456-7760 August 2019
6 Eric Mogaka Osoro , Shirley Lidechi, Doris Marwanga, Jeremiah Nyaundi, Athman Mwatondo,Mathew Muturi, Zipporah Ng’ang’a and Kariuki Njenga Seroprevalence of influenza A virus in pigs and low risk of acute respiratory illness among pig workers in Kenya Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine, 25: 53, ISSN: 1347-4715 August 2019
7 Emily Kitheka, Jacinta Kimiti, Nellie Oduor, Jane Wanza. Mutinda, Celestine Ingutia and Joseph Githiomi Factors Influencing Adoption of Biomass Energy Conservation Technologies in Selected Areas of Kitui County, Kenya Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering A 8 (2019) 70-81
doi:10.17265/2162-5298/2019.02.003
August 2019
8 Harun Kiruki, Emma H. van der Zanden, Cecilia Zagari, Peter H. Verburg Sustainable woodland management and livelihood options in a charcoal producing region: An agent-based modelling approach Journal of Environmental Management
www.elsevier.com/locate/jenvman
August 2019
9 Enock Warinda, Dickson M. Nyariki, Stephen Wambua&Reuben Muasya Impact of small holder farmers’ welfare through participation in on-farm regional projects in East Africa Agricultural Economics Research, Policy and Practice in Southern Africa, ISSN: 0303-1853 (Print) 2078-0400 (Online) August 2019
10 A. Mukubwa1, Fred Masinde Determining the Radius of the Magnetic Vortex Core of YBCO123 and Bi2212 Open Access Library Journal,6: e5661.

August 2019
11 Akuja, Thomas E.,Kandagor, Jacqueline A review of policies and agricultural productivity in the arid and semi-arid lands (ASALS), Kenya: the case of Turkana County Journal of Applied Biosciences 140: 14304 – 14315ISSN 1997-5902 August 2019
12 Wafula Yenjela Anxieties of mixed-raceness in Kenya: perspectives from music, media, and novelistic representations Journal of the African Literature Association
Volume 13, 2019 - Issue 2
August2019 
13 Cherono Pela, Kirui Wesley, Adicka Daniel Modelling the Effects of Immune Response and Time Delay on HIV-1 in Vivo Dynamics in the Presence of Chemotherapy Mathematical Modelling and Applications 2019; 4(2): 15-21 doi:10.11648/j.mma.20190402.11 ISSN: 2575-1786 (Print); ISSN: 2575-1794 (Online) July, 2019
14 Waweru,Jerusha N.; Raburu, Phillip O.,Odhiambo, Elizabeth A. Gonad Histology, Proximate Composition and Growth Efficiency of Nile Tilapia Fed with Pawpaw (Carica papaya) Seeds Powder Asian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Research 3(4): 1-9, 2019; Article no.AJFAR.50231 August 2019 
15 Etabo, Edung M.; Korir, N. K.; Gweyi-Onyango, J. P.; Akuja, Thomas E. Effect of Irrigation Scheduling on Yield Components and Grain Yield of Two Nerica Varieties in mwea Irrigation Scheme, Kenya Elixir Agriculture 132 (2019) 53395-53398 July 2019
16 Erick AumaOmondi • Peter Kuria Ndiba1 • Peter GikumaNjuru Characterization of water hyacinth (E. crassipes) from Lake Victoria and ruminal slaughterhouse waste as co-substrates in biogas production SN Applied Sciences (2019) 1:848 July 2019
17 Changluan Pan, Deqiang Liang, Liantong Mo 1, Martin Riara and Juntao Lin Influence of Different Modifiers on Bonding Strength and Rheological Performance of Bitumen Emulsion Materials 2019, 12, 2414; doi:10.3390/ma12152414 July 2019
18 Muithya KV, Ombati R Internal factors affecting growth of savings and credit cooperative societies in Machakos County, Kenya European Journal of Business and Strategic Management ISSN 2518-265X (Online) Vol.4, Issue 5, pp 1- 15, 2019 September, 2019 
19 Kibwage KK, Othoo CO and Ndungu C Environmental audit and policy compliance of tobacco farming practices in Migori County, Western Kenya J UOEH 41 (3) 259-269 September, 2019
20 Simaloy Wanjiru Wainaina1, SellineOketch, WafulaYenjela Parenting Landmines: A Critique of Lesley Nneka Arimah’sWhat It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Abbreviated Key Title: Sch J Arts Humanit Soc Sci
ISSN 2347-9493 (Print) | ISSN 2347-5374 (Online)
September, 2019 
21 Mutua UM, Kisangau D, Musimba N Assessing the impact of Farming Systems and Land use change on Dryland plant Biodiversity: A case study of Mwala and Yatta sub Counties in Machakos County, Kenya International Journal of Environment, Agriculture and Biotechnology (IJEAB) Vol-4, Issue-5, Sep-Oct- 2019 ISSN: 2456-1878 October 2019
22 Sammy KithinjiKamaingi , Lucy WankuruMeng’anyi, Factors Associated with Non-Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among Adult Clients in a Comprehensive Care Center at a Health Center; Kiambu County, Kenya Public Health Research 2019, 9(4): 65-76 DOI: 10.5923/j.phr.20190904.01 September 2019
23 Catherine Mwangi, Lucy W. Meng’anyi, Ruth G. Mbugua Utilization of the Nursing Process among Nurses Working at a Level 5 Hospital, Kenya International Journal of Nursing Science 2019, 9(1): 1-11 DOI: 10.5923/j.nursing.20190901.01 September 2019
24 Wei Hong, Liantong Mo, Changluan Pan, Martin Riara, Mi Wei, Jizhe Zhang Investigation of rejuvenation and modification of aged asphalt binders by using aromatic oil-SBS polymer blend Construction and Building Materials 231 (2020) 117154 October 2019
25 Erick Auma Omondi1, Peter Gikuma-Njuru, and Peter Kuria Ndiba Anaerobic Co-Digestion of Water Hyacinth (E. crassipes) With Ruminal Slaughterhouse Waste for Biogas Production Int. Journal of Renewable Energy Development 8 (3) 2019: 253-259 October 2019
26 S. M. Muturi, F. N. Wachira, L. S. Karanja and L. K. Njeru The Mode of Transmission of Banana streak virus by Paracoccusburnerae (Homiptera; Planococcidae) Vector is Non-circulative Recent Advances in Biological Research Vol. 3, 2019
DOI:10.9734/bpi/rabr/v3
October 2019
27 Gudrun De Boeck, Chris M. Wood, Kevin V. Brix, Amit K. Sinha, Victoria Matey, Ora E. Johannsson, AdaltoBianchini, Lucas F. Bianchini, John N. Maina, Geraldine D. Kavembe, Michael B. Papah, Mosiany L.Kisipan and Rodi O Ojoo Fasting in the ureotelic Lake Magadi tilapia, Alcolapiagrahami, does not reduce its high metabolic demand, increasing its vulnerability to siltation events Conservation Physiology, Volume 7 2019 October 2019
28 Sitati, R., &Cheloti, S Information Systems in Small and Medium Enterprises. Africa Journal of Technical and Vocational Education and Training, 4(1), 150-161. Retrieved from October 2019
29 Margaret AwuorOwuora, Richard Mulwa, Philip Otieno, John Icely, Alice Newton Valuing mangrove biodiversity and ecosystem services: A deliberativechoice experiment in Mida Creek, Kenya Journal of Ecosystem Services Volume 40, December 2019, 101040 October 2019
30 Wafula Yenjela The Nairobi Prostitution Histories: Perspectives from Kenyan Novels Eastern African literary and cultural studies September 2019
31 Veronica NdukuMwikya and Dr. Selpher K. Cheloti Cultural Factors As A Predictor Variable In Determining Transition Rates Of Pupils From Primary School To Secondary Schools In Kenya; A Case Of Machakos Sub-County Int. J. Polit. Sci. Develop. 7(8) 266-277 October 2019
32 Kakiya Elizabeth Idagitsa& Fredrick Kalui Effect of financial leverage on profitability of listed manufacturing firms in Kenya Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies, Online ISSN 2278-8808, SJIF 2019 = 6.38, www.srjis.com September 2019
33 George K Tarus, Festus M. Mutiso The Medicinal And Diet Base Value Of Stinging Nettle (UrticaMasaica) To The Rural And Urban Livelihoods Within Aberdare And Mt Kenya Forest Landscapes Researchjournali’s Journal of Forestry Vol. 6, No. 6 September 2019
34 Joshua Matata Kimondiu, A R V Kumarand K.N. Ganeshaiah Insects from light trap: Do they represent total diversity? International Journal of Environment, Agriculture and Biotechnology (IJEAB) Vol-4, Issue-5, Sep-Oct- 2019 https://dx.doi.org/10.22161/ijeab.45.44 ISSN: 2456-1878 October 2019
35 Harun M. Kiruki, Emma H. van der Zanden, Patrick Kariuki &Peter H. Verburg The contribution of charcoal production to rural livelihoods in a semi‑arid area in Kenya Environment, Development and Sustainability https://doi.org/10.1007/s10668-019-00521-2 November 2019
36 Gesase, Lynder E.; King’ondu, Cecil K.; Jande, Yusufu A. Manihot glaziovii-Bonded and Bioethanol-Infused Charcoal Dust Briquettes: A New Route of Addressing Sustainability, Ignition, and Food Security Issues in Briquette Production Bioenerg. Res. (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12155-019-10076-9 November 2019
37 Dorothy Amwata, Catherine Mungai, Maren Radeny and Dawit Solomon Review of policies and frameworks on climate change, agriculture, food and nutrition security in Kenya InfoNote: https://hdl.handle.net/10568/105882 November 2019
38 Alemu Addisu, Daniel Olago, Shem Wandiga, Silas Oriaso, Dorothy A. Amwata Smallholder Farmers Vulnerability Level to Climate Change Impacts and Implications to Agricultural Production in Tigray Regional State, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Agriculture and Crops ISSN(e): 2412-6381, ISSN(p): 2413-886X Vol. 5, Issue. 12, pp: 237-250, 2019 November 2019
39 Wekesa Eliud HIV testing experiences in Nairobi slums: the good, the bad and the ugly BMC Public Health (2019) 19:1600 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7975-7 November 2019
40 Sonnia N. Musyoka, David M. Liti, Eric O. Ogello, Paul Meulenbroek, and Herwig Waidbacher Using Earthworm, Eisenia fetida, to Bio-convert Agro-industrial Wastes for Aquaculture Nutrition  BioResources 15(1), 574-587 January 2020
41 Lincoln K. Githenya, Patrick C. Kariuki, Aaron K. Waswa Application of Remote Sensing in Mapping Hydrothermal Alteration Zones and Geological Structures as Areas of Economic Mineralization in Mwitika-Makongo Area, SE Kenya Journal of Environment and Earth Science www.iiste.org ISSN 2224-3216 (Paper) ISSN 2225-0948 (Online) Vol.9, No.11, 2019 November 2019
42 Sarah Ndanu M. Ngesu, Pendo Salu Malangwana Mosol Kandagor Tathmini YaMikakati Ya TafsiriYa Vinay Na Derbelnet (2004) Katika Tafsiri Ya A Good Day (2019) In Mwanga wa Lugha Pgs. 129-152 September 2019
43 Areba G.O., Khalid R., Ngure R.M., Maloba F., Nyaga N., Moseti K.O., Ngotho M., Wanyoko J.K., Karori S.M. and Wachira F.N. Neuroprotective Effects of Tea against Cadmium Toxicity Bioactive Compounds in Health and Disease 2019; 2(12): 230-246 DOI:https://doi.org/10.31989/bchd.v2i12.684 December 2019
44 Wafula Yenjela Revisiting conquest in classical Swahili war epics Critical African Studies Journal, https://doi.org/10.1080/21681392.2019.1707101 January 2020
45 Kyambi, Fredrick D., Maithya, Redempta, Cheloti, Selpher K. Effect of Pupil-Teacher Ratio on Teacher Workload in Public Primary Schools in Mwingi North Sub-County Kenya Pgs 01-25 InResearch Trends in Multidisciplinary Research Volume – 13AkiNik Publications 169, C-11, Sector - 3, Rohini, Delhi-110085, India, 2019 December 2019
46 Latifa Saeed Al Blooshi, SofyanAlyan, Ngaina Joshuaand Taoufik Saleh Ksiksi Modeling Current and Future Climate Change in the UAE using Various GCMs in MarksimGCM The Open Atmospheric Science Journal, DOI: 10.2174/1874282301913010056, 2019, 13, 56-64 November 2019
47 Nyongesa, A.M., Zeng, G. &Ongoma, V Non-homogeneous hidden Markov model for downscaling of short rains occurrence in Kenya Theor Appl Climatol (2019) doi:10.1007/s00704-019-03016-2 December 2019
48 Kimatu J.N. Decoding Epigenetic Mechanisms as Vital Tools for Maintaining Pharmacological Potency of Herbal Medicines Int J Pharmacogn Chinese Med2019, 3(4): 000184ISSN: 2576-4772. October 2019
49 Jacinta M. Kimiti Cowpea (VignaUnguiculata) Fast Establishment Enhances its Potential for Food Security and ShortTerm Rotations in Semi-Arid Areas in a Changing Climate International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) ISSN: 2319-7064, Paper ID: 28111901 DOI: 10.21275/28111901 December 2019
50 Philemon Kasyoka, Michael Kimwele& Shem MbanduAngolo Certificateless pairing-free authentication scheme for wireless body area network in healthcare management system Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology
https://doi.org/10.1080/03091902.2019.1707890
January 2020
51 Ngesu S Mtagusano na maafikiano ya lugha:Uchunguzi kifaniwa lugha za Kikamba na Kitharaka In: Jarida la Kimataifa la Isimu ya Kibantu, ISSN 2619-8827, Volume 2 December 2019
52 Mueke, Stephen M.; Cheloti, Selpher K.; Maithya, Redempta Factors Influencing Students’ Choice of Christian Religious Education in Public Secondary Schools in MatunguluSubCounty, Machakos County, Kenya IJISET International Journal of Innovative Science, Engineering & Technology, Vol. 7 Issue 1, ISSN (Online) 2348 – 7968 | Impact Factor (2019) – 6.248 January 2020
53 Kaindi R. Mueni, Kimiti Richard Peter &Gideon Kasivu Influence of the Curriculum Support Materials Procured ThroughFree Secondary Education Tuition Fund and Quality of Curriculum Implementation in Public Secondary Schools in Makueni County Journal of Education and Practice www.iiste.org ISSN 2222-1735 (Paper) ISSN 2222-288X (Online) Vol.10, No.32, 201 November 2019
54 Rashid Ali Omar, Kennedy K. Mutundu, Felix N. Kioli, Lucy W. Maina The Effects of Khat Consumption on Family Relationships in Kamukunji Constituency, Nairobi County, Kenya International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 10, Issue 1, 615 ISSN 2250-3153 January 2020
55 Patrick Kirita Gevera , Mark Cave, Kim Dowling, Peter Gikuma-Njuru and Hassina Mouri Naturally Occurring PotentiallyHarmful Elements inGroundwater in Makueni County,South-EasternKenya: E_ects on DrinkingWater QualityandAgriculture Geosciences. 10:62; doi:10.3390/geosciences10020062 February 2020
56 Peter Karanja Kamau1, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Francis M. Njeruh and John Thuita In vitro antiplasmodial, cytotoxicity assay and partial chemical characterization of Kenyan Physalisperuviana L. (Solanaceae family) extracts Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, Vol. 14(2), pp. 73-80, DOI: 10.5897/JMPR2019.6882 February 2020 
57 Edna Kurgat, DoaaGhareeb Bioactive Compounds and Essential Oils as Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences 2019; 7(6): 155-158 December 2019
58 O. S. Cyprian Certain Properties Involving the Joint Essential Numerical Ranges Asian Research Journal of Mathematics, 6(3): 1-7, 2020; Article no.ARJOM.53829 ISSN: 2456-477X February 2020 
59 MasindeWekesa Fred Neutron Pairing Energy of Finite Nuclei Open Access Library Journal, 6: e5669. https://doi.org/10.4236/oalib.1105669 August 2019
60 MasindeWekesa Fred Role of Holes in Determining Resistivity and Hall Effect in Crystals of YB2Cu3O7−δ and Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ Open Access Library Journal, 6: e5663. https://doi.org/10.4236/oalib.1105663 August 2019
61 Mutukaa .S.K &Laktabai, Emily Challenges and Strategies on allocation of Women Enterprise Fund: Lessons from ElgeyoMarakwet east sub county, Kenya International Journal of Research and Innovations in Social Sciences. ISSN: 2454-6186 https://www.rsisinternational.org December, 2019
62 Karanja, J. Munyua, J.K. &Mutukaa. S.K Influence of Strategic Operations on Service Delivery of Village Banks in Nandi County, Kenya. African Peer Reviewed Journal. ISSN: 3254-3254. Vol. 1, Issue 1 http://www.reviewedinternationaljournal.com September, 2019
63 Kinya, A. M, Mutukaa, S.K. &Jemaiyo, B. Effect of communication and complaints handling strategies on customer loyalty at Almasi Beverages Limited, Kenya International Journal of Business and Management Review. ISSN: 2052-6407.Vol.7, No.6, pp.83-99, September, 2019
64 Josphert N Kimatu Possible Causes and the Molecular Basis of Hydrogen Cyanogenesis Production in Cassava Edelweiss Food Science and Technology 1: 27-31. March 2020
65 Sonnia Nzilani Musyoka, David M. Liti, Eric O. Ogello, Paul Meulenbroek, and Herwig Waidbacher Earthworm, Eisenia fetida, bedding meal as potential cheap fishmeal replacement ingredient for semi-intensive farming of Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus Aquaculture research 00; 1-10.DOI: 10.1111/are.14579 February 2020