Department: ZEF C

2011

Feitosa, F.F., Le, Q.B., Vlek, L.G..  2011.  Multi-agent simulator for urban segregation (MASUS): A tool to explore alternatives for promoting inclusive cities.  Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 35 (2)   : 104-115   . Further Information
García C.A. , A. Fuentes, A. Hennecke, E. Riegelhaupt, F. Manzini and O. Masera.  2011.  Life-cycle greenhouse gas emissions and energy balances of sugarcane ethanol production in Mexico.  Applied Energy, 6   : 2088-2097   .
Githinji, H.K., Okalebo, J.R., Othieno, C.O., Bationo, A., Kihara, J. and B. Waswa.  2011.  Effects of Conservation Tillage, Fertilizer Inputs and Cropping Systems on Soil Properties and Crop Yield in Western Kenya.  In: Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Okeyo, J.M., Maina, F. and J.M. Kihara (eds.): Innovations as Key to the Green Revolution in Africa: Exploring the Scientific Facts (Vol 1). Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.  
Hbirkou, C., C. Martius, A. Khamzina, J.P.A. Lamers , G. Welp, W. Amelung.  2011.  Reducing topsoil salinity and raising carbon stocks through afforestation in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  J. Arid Environ. , 75   : 146-155   .
Hornidge, A--K., L.Oberkircher, B. Tischbein, G. Schorcht, A. Bhaduri and A.M. Manschadi.  2011.  Reconceptualizing water management in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Natural resources Forum, 35 (4)   : 251-268   .
Ibragimov, N., S. Evett, Y. Esenbekov, F. Khasanova, I. Karabaev, L. Mirzaev, and J.P.A. Lamers.  2011.  Permanent Beds vs. Conventional Tillage in Irrigated Arid Central Asia.  Agronomy Journal, 103 (4)   : 1002-1011   .
Ibrakhimov, M., Martius, C., Lamers, J.P.A. and B. Tischbein.  2011.  The dynamics of groundwater table and salinity over 17 years in Khorezm.  Agricultural Water Management, 101   : 52-61   .
Kienzler K.M., I. Rudenko, J. Ruzimov, N. Ibragimov and J. P. A Lamers.  2011.  Winter wheat quantity or quality? Assessing food security in Uzbekistan.  Food Security, 3 (1)   : DOI: 10.1007/s12571-010-0109-9   . Further Information
Kienzler, K., N. Ibragimov and J.P.A. Lamers.  2011.  Food security: Quantity and quality matters for eating good bread in Uzbekistan.  In: Madramootoo, C., V. Dukhovny (eds.): Water and Food Security in Central Asia. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security: Springer Science+Business Media B.V..   313-142. 
Kihara, J., A. Bationo, D. N. Mugendi, C. Martius and P. L. G. Vlek.  2011.  Fertilizer combinations affect maize productivity, soil structure and nutrient balances in semi-arid Kenya.  Nutr Cycl Agroecosyst, . Further Information
Kihara, J., A. Bationo, D.N. Mugendi, C. Martius and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  Conservation tillage, local organic resources and nitrogen fertilizer combinations affect maize productivity, soil structure and nutrient balances in semi-arid Kenya.  Nutr. Cycl. Agroecosyst., 90   : 213-225   . Further Information
Kufa T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Hydraulic conductance in seedlings of Coffea arabica L. accessions under contrasting nursery environments at Jimma, southwestern Ethiopia.  Ethiop. J. Apl. Sci. Technol., 2 (1)   : 15-29   .
Kufa, T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Stomatal characteristics in arabica coffee germplasm accessions under contrasting environments at Jimma.  Southwestern Ethiopia. Int. J. Bot., 7 (1)   : 63-72   .
Kufa, T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Spatial variability in water relations of wild Coffea arabica populations in the montane rainforests of Ethiopia.  Ecologia, 1 (1)   : 31-43   .
Matthews, J.H., Wickel, A.J. and Freeman, S.  2011.  Converging streams in climate-relevant conservation: water, infrastructure, and institutions.  PLoS Biol, 9 (9)   : e1001159   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Mekonen, K., and G.B. Tesfahunegn.  2011.  Impact Assessment of Soil and Water Conservation Measures at Medego Watershed in Tigray, northern Ethiopia.  Maejo International Journal of Science and Technology, 5   : 312-330   . Further Information
Mekuria, A., P.L.G. Vlek and M. Denich.  2011.  Application of the Caesium-137 technique to soil degradation studies in the southwestern highlands of Ethiopia.  Land Degradation & Development, 23:5   : 456   . Further Information
Mondal, M A H. and A.K.M.Sadrul Islam.  2011.  Potential and viability of grid-connected solar PV system in Bangladesh.  Renewable Energy , 36   : 1869-1874   .
Mondal, Md. A. H., Denich, M., Mathur, J.  2011.  Impacts of CO2 emission constraints on technology selection and energy resources for power generation in Bangladesh.  Energy Policy , 39   : 2043–2050   .
Moser-Noergaard, P.M., Denich, M..  2011.  Influence of livestock on the regeneration of fodder trees along ephemeral rivers of Namibia.  Journal of Arid Environments, 75   : 371-376   .
Mugendi, D.N., Waswa, B.S., Mucheru-Muna, M.W. and J.M. Kimetu.  2011.  Strategies to adapt, disseminate and scale out legume based technologies.  In: Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Okeyo, J.M., Maina, F., Kihara, J. and U. Mokwunye (eds.): Fighting Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Multiple Roles of Legumes in Integrated Soil Fertility Management. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.  
Mugendi, D.N., Waswa, B.S., Mucheru-Muna, M.W., Kimetu, J.M. and C. Palm.  2011.  Comparative analysis of the current and potential role of legumes in integrated soil fertility management in East Africa.  In: Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Okeyo, J.M., Maina, F., Kihara, J. and U. Mokwunye (eds.): Fighting Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Multiple Roles of Legumes in Integrated Soil Fertility Management. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.  
Nekesa, A.O., Okalebo, J.R., Othieno, C.O., Thuita, M.N., Bationo, A. and B. Waswa.  2011.  The Potential of Increased Maize and Soybean Production in Uasin Gishu District, Kenya, Resulting from Soil Acidity Amendment using Minjingu Phosphate Rock and Agricultural Lime.  In: Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Okeyo, J.M., Maina, F. and J.M. Kihara (eds.): Innovations as Key to the Green Revolution in Africa: Exploring the Scientific Facts (Vol 1). Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.   343-348. 
Ngome, A.F., M. Becker, K.M. Mtei and F. Mussgnug.  2011.  Fertility management for maize cultivation in some soils of Western Kenya.  Soil & Tillage Research, 117   : 69–75   .
Nkonya, E., N. Gerber, P. Baumgartner, J. von Braun, A. de Pinto, V. Graw, E. Kato, J. Kloos and T. Walter.  2011.  The Economics of Land Degradation. Toward an Integrated Global Assessment.  Peter Lang. Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien. Development Economics and Policy - Volume 66 Further Information
Oberkircher, L. and A.K. Hornidge.  2011.  ‚Water is Life‘ - Farmer rationales and water-saving in Khorezm, Uzbekistan: A Lifeworld Analysis.  Rural Sociology, 76 (3)   : 394-421   . Further Information
Oguntunde, Ph.G., A.E. Ajayi, J. Friesen, N. van de Giesen and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  Seasonal Variation of Temporal Patterns of Water Flux in a Cashew Orchard under Sub-humid Tropical Conditions.  Journal of Crop Improvement, 25   : 504–520   .
Okalebo, J.R., Othieno, C.O., Gudu, S.O., Woomer, P.L., Karanja, N.K., Serrem, C., Maritim, H.K., Sanginga, N., Bationo, A., Muasya, R.M., Esilaba, A.O., Adesina, A., Kisinyo, P.O., Nekesa, A.O., Thuita, M.N. and B. Waswa.  2011.  The African Green Revolution and the role of partnerships in East Africa.  In: Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Okeyo, J.M., Maina, F. and J.M. Kihara (eds.): Innovations as Key to the Green Revolution in Africa: Exploring the Scientific Facts (Vol 1). Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.   71-81. 
Tesfahunegn, G.B., L. Tamene and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  A participatory soil quality assessment in Northern Ethiopia's Mai-Negus catchment.  Catena, 86   : 1-13   . Further Information
Tesfahunegn, G.B., L. Tamene and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  Evaluation of soil quality identified by local farmers in Mai-Negus catchment, Northern Ethiopia.  Geoderma, 163   : 209-218   . Further Information
Tesfahunegn, G.B., L. Tamene and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  Catchment-scale spatial variability of soil properties and implications on site-specific soil management in northern Ethiopia.  Soil & Tillage Research, 117   : 124–139   . Further Information
Tesfahunegn, G.B., L. Tamene and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  A participatory soil quality assessment in Northern Ethiopia’s Mai-Negus Catchment.  Catena 86:1-13, . Further Information
Tischbein, B., A.M. Manschadi, A-K. Hornidge, C. Conrad, J.P.A. Lamers, L. Oberkircher, G. Schorcht and P.L. G. Vlek.  2011.  Ansätze für eine effizientere Wassernutzung in der Provinz Khoresm, Usbekistan. (Proposals for the more efficient utilization of water resources in the Province of Khoresm, Uzbekistan).  Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 55 (2)   : 116-125   .
Tischbein, B., A.M. Manschadi, A.K. Hornidge, C. Conrad, J.P.A. Lamers, L. Oberkircher, G. Schorcht and P.L.G. Vlek.  2011.  Ansaetze fuer ein effiziente Wassernutzung in der Provinz Khoresm, Usbekistan. (Proposals for a more efficient utilization of water resources in the Province of Khoresm, Uzbekistan).  Hydro- und Wasserwirtschaft, 55   : 116-125   .
Tischbein, B., AM. Manschadi, A-K. Hornidge, C. Conrad, JPA. Lamers, L. Oberkircher, G. Schorcht and PLG. Vlek.  2011.  Ansätze für eine effizientere Wassernutzung in der Provinz Khorezm, Usbekistan.  Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 55 (2)   : 116-125   .
van Noordwijk, M., B. Lusiana, G. Villamor, H. Purnomo and S. Dewi.  2011.  Feedback Loops Added to Four Conceptual Models Linking Land Change with Driving Forces and Actors.  Ecology and Society, 16 (3)   . Further Information
Villamor, G. and van Noordwijk, M.  2011.  Social Role-Play Games Vs Individual Perceptions of Conservation and PES Agreements for Maintaining Rubber Agroforests in Jambi (Sumatra), Indonesia.  Ecology and Society, 16(3):27   . Further Information
Villamor, G.B., M. van Noordwijk, Q.B. Le, B. Lusiana, R. Matthews and Pl.G. Vlek.  2011.  Diversity deficits in modelled landscape.  Ecological Informatics, 6(1)   : 73-82   . Further Information
Vlek, P.L.G., A.M. Manschadi, and J.P.A. Lamers.  2011.  Ökonomische und ökologische Umstrukturierung der Land- und Wassernutzung in der Region Khorezm (Usbekistan) – Ein Pilotprojekt in der Entwicklungsforschung.  IWRM. Integriertes Wasserressourcen-Management: Von der Forschung zur Umsetzung. Leipzig, Magdeburg.   26-27. 
Wolde M. and E. Aynekulu.  2011.  Exclosure Land Management for Restoration of the Soils in Degraded Communal Grazing Lands in Northern Ethiopia.  Land Degrad. Develop., : DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1146   . Download [PDF]
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