Department: ZEF C


Mesfin, T., G. B. Tesfahunegn, C.S. Wortmann, Olani Nikus and M. Mamo.  2009.  Tie-ridging and Fertilizer Use for Sorghum Production in Semi-arid Ethiopia. Nutr Cycl Agroecosyst.  85   : 87-94   .
Nderitu J., M. Kasina, G. Nyamasyo and M. Sila.  2009.  Insect species associated with sweet potatoes (Ipomea batatas L.) in Eastern Kenya.  International Journal of Sustainable Crop Production, 4 (1)   : 14-18   .
Odeny, D.A, B. Jayashree, C. Gebhardt and J. Crouch.  2009.  New microsatellite markers for pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.).  BMC Research Notes, 2: 35   . Further Information
Odeny, D.A. and C. Gebhardt.  2009.  Towards molecular breeding of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.): A case for increased production in Africa.  Acta Horticulturae 806 , 1   : 151-154   .
Odeny, D.A., S M. Githiri and P.M. Kimani.  2009.  Inheritance of resistance to Fusarium wilt in pigeonpea {Cajanus Cajan (L.) Millsp.}.  Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences , 2   : 89-95   .
Rudenko, I., Lamers, J.P.A., Grote, U..  2009.  Can Uzbek farmers get more for their cotton?.  European Journal of Development Research, 21 (2)   : 283-296   . Further Information
Saxena, S.  2009.  Organic Vegetables: Domestic and Regional Marketing Constraints and Opportunities for Small-Scale Farmers in East Africa..  In: Bala Krishna A V (eds.): Agricultural Marketing. The ICFAI University Press.   pp. 158-168. 
Scheer, C., Wassmann, R., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Lamers, J.P.A., Martius, C..  2009.  The Relationship between N2O, NO, and N2 fluxes from fertilized and irrigated dryland soils of the Aral Sea Basin, Uzbekistan.  Plant and Soil , 314   : 273-283   . Further Information
Schmitt CB, Denich M & Boehmer HJ.  2009.  Plant diversity and conservation of Afromontane rainforest with Coffea arabica in the Bonga region (SW Ethiopia).  In: van der Burgt, X., van der Maesen, J. & Onanan, J.-M. (eds.): Systematics and Conservation of African Plants. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.   679-690. 
Senbeta, F., T. Woldemariam, M.Denich and S. Demissew.  2009.  The need for conservation of Afromotane rainforests with the occurrence of wild Coffea arabica populations in Ethiopia.  In: Gökçeku, H. (eds.): . Educational Foundation of Near East University.   475-486. 
Villamor, G.B. and R.D. Lasco.  2009.  Rewarding upland people for forest conservation: Experience and lessons learned from case studies in the Philippines.  Journal of Sustainable Forestry, 28 (3-5)   : 304-321   .


Abdullayev, I., P. Mollinga, AM. Manschadi and J. Lamer.  2008.  Socio-technical analysis of water management: methodology paper.  Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Vol. 3   .
Aerts, A., E. November, W. Maes, I. Van der Borght, A. Negussie, E. Aynekulu, M. Hermy and B. Muys.  2008.  In situ persistence of African wild olive and forest restoration in degraded semiarid savanna.  Journal of Arid Environments, 6   : 1131-1136   . Further Information
Ahrends, H., M. Mast, C. Rodgers und H. Kunstmann.  2008.  Coupled Hydrological-Economic Modelling for Optimised Irrigated Cultivation in a Semi-arid Catchment of West Africa.  Environmental Modelling and Software, 23   : 385-395   .
Ajayi, A.E., N. van de Giesen and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  A numerical method for simulating Hortonian overland flow on tropical hillslopes with vegetation elements.  Hydrological Processes, 22   : 1107-1118   .
Akramkhanov, A., R. Sommer, C. Martius, J.M.H. Hendrickx and P.L.G.Vlek.  2008.  Comparison and sensitivity of measurement techniques for spatial distribution of soil salinity.  Irrigation and Drainage Systems, 22   : 115-126   .
Aynekulu, E., T. Kassawmar and L. Tamene.  2008.  Applicability of ASTER imagery in mapping land use ⁄cover as a basis for biodiversity studies in drylands of northern Ethiopia.  African Journal of Ecology, 46 (Suppl. 1)   : 19–23   . Further Information
Braimoh, A.K. and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Impact of land use on soil resources.  In: A.K. Braimoh and P.L.G. Vlek (eds.): Land Use and Soil Resources. Springer Science 7 Business Media B.V. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.   1-8. 
Brümmer, C., N. Brüggemann, K. Butterbach-Bahl, U. Falk, J. Szarzynski, K. Vielhauer, R. Wassmann and H. Papen.  2008.  Soil-atmosphere exchange of N2O and NO in near-natural savannah and agricultural land in Burkina Faso (W. Africa).  Ecosystems, 11(4)   : 582-600   .
Brümmer, C., U. Falk, H. Papen, J. Szarzynski, R. Wassmann and N. Brüggemann.  2008.  Diurnal, seasonal and inter-annual variation in carbon dioxide and energy exchange in shrub savanna in Burkina Faso (W. Africa).  Journal of Geophysical Research, 113   : G02030, doi:10.1029/2007JG000583   .
Brunner A.C., S.J. Park, G.R. Ruecker and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Erosion modelling approach to simulate the effect of land management options on soil loss by considering catenary soil development and farmers perception.  Land Degradation Development, 19   : 623-635   .
Brunner, A.C., S.J. Park, G. Ruecker, and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Erosion modelling approach to simulate the effect of land management options on soil erosion by considering catenary soil development and farmers perceptions.  Land degradation and development, 19   : 623-635   .
Cattanio, J.H., R. Kuehne and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Organic material decomposition and nutrient dynamics in a mulch system enriched with leguminous trees in the Amazon.  Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, 32:3   : 1073-1086   .
Christopher, JT., AM. Manschadi, GL. Hammer and AK. Borell.  2008.  Developmental and physiological traits associated high yield and stay-green phenotype in wheat.  Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 59   : 354-364   .
Compaore, H., Hendrickx, J.M.H., Hong, S., Friesen, J., van de Giesen, N.C., Rodgers, C., Szarzynski, J., & Vlek, P.L.G..  2008.  Evaporation Mapping at two scales in the White Volta Basin, Upper East Ghana, using optical imagery.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 33   : 127   . Further Information
Compaoré, H., J.M.H. Hendrickx, S.-H. Hong, J. Friesen, N. van de Giesen, C. Rodgers, J. Szarzynski and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Evaporation mapping at two scales using optical imagery in the White Volta Basin, Upper East Ghana.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth , 33   : 127-140   .
Conrad, C., S. Dech, M. Hafeez, J.P.A. Lamers and B. Tischbein.  2008.  Remote sensing and hydrological measurement based irrigation performance assessments in the upper Amu Darya Delta, Central Asia.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, : 52-62   .
Faulkner, J., T. Steenhuis, N. van de Giesen, M. Andreini, and J. Liebe,.  2008.  Water use and productivity of two small reservoir irrigation schemes in Ghana’s Upper East Region.  Irrigation and Drainage, 57   : 151-163   .
Friesen, J., C. Rodgers, P.G. Oguntunde, J.M.H. Hendrickx, N. van de Giesen.  2008.  Hydrotope-Based Protocol to Determine Average Soil Moisture Over Large Areas for Satellite Calibration and Validation With Results From an Observation Campaign in the Volta Basin, West Africa..  IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing , 46 (7)   : 1995-2004   .
Gole T.W, T. Borsch, M. Denich, D. Teketay.  2008.  Floristic composition and environmental factors characterizing coffee forests in southwest Ethiopia..  Forest Ecology and Management, 255   : 2138-2150   .
Gole, T.W., T. Borsch, M. Denich and D. Teketay.  2008.  Floristic composition and environmental factors characterizing coffee forests in southwest Ethiopia.  Forest Ecology and Management, 255 (7)   : 2138-2150   .
Intsiful, J.D and H. Kunstmann.  2008.  Upscaling of land surface parameters through stochastic inverse-SVAT modeling.  Boundary layer meteorology, 129 (1)   : 137-158   .
Kan, E., J.P.A., Lamers, R. Eschanov and A. Khamzina.  2008.  Small-scale farmers’ perceptions and knowledge of tree intercropping systems in the Khorezm region of Uzbekistan.  Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, 18   : 355-372   .
Kasina, M.J., J. Mburu and K. Holm-Mueller.  2008.  Measuring economic value of crop pollination service: An empirical application of contingent valuation in Kakamega, Western Kenya..  In: Kumar, P. and R. Muradian (eds.): Payment for Ecosystem Services. Oxford University Press, India. ISBN 9780195698749.   chap 6, 105-127. 
Khamzina, A., J.P.A. Lamers and P.L.G. Vlek.  2008.  Tree establishment under deficit irrigation on degraded agricultural land in the lower Amu Darya river region, Aral Sea basin.  Forest Ecology and Management, 255   : 168-178   .
Kienzler, K.  2008.  “Drei Jahre Sonne, Salz und Plow“ – Doktorarbeit in Usbekistan.  Forum Geoökol, 19 (2)   . Further Information
Kunstmann, H., G. Jung, et al..  2008.  Integration of atmospheric sciences and hydrology for the development of decision support systems in sustainable water management.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 33 (1-2)   : 165   .
Lamers, J.P.A. and A. Khamzina.  2008.  Fuelwood production in the degraded agricultural areas of the Aral Sea Basin, Uzbekistan.  Bois et Forets des Tropiques, 297(3)   : 43-53   . Further Information
Lamers, J.P.A., I. Bobojonov, A. Khamzina and J. Franz.  2008.  Financial analysis of small-scale forests in the Amu Darya Lowlands, Uzbekistan.  Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, 18   : 373-386   .
Laux P., H. Kunstmann and A. Bárdossy.  2008.  Predicting the Regional Onset of the Rainy Season in West Africa.  International Journal of Climatology, 28 (3)   : 329-342   .