Analysis of dendrometric characteristics of Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. (Fabaceae) in the semi-arid Sahelian area: A case study of silvopastoral zone in Senegal

Authors Name:

Sakhoudia Thiam*

Bienvenu Sambou

Aliou Guissé

Source:

Ecole Doctorale Sciences de la Vie, de la Santé et de l’Environnement (EDSEV) Université Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) de Dakar, Senegal.

Institut des Sciences de l’Environnement (ISE) UCAD Dakar, Senegal.

Observatoire Hommes Milieux Tessékéré (OHM) Dakar, Senegal.

Key words:

Acacia senegal, dendrometry, Sahel, Senegal.

The study gives an analysis of the dendrometric parameters of a middle Sahelian species (Acacia senegal) in semi-arid environment to get better knowledge of its behavior.

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Water pollution: A review of microbial quality and health concerns of water, sediment and fish in the aquatic ecosystem

Authors Name:

Obasohan, E. E.1*,

 Agbonlahor, D. E.2 

and Obano, E. E.3

Source:

1Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria.

2Department of Microbiology, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria.

3Faculty of Agriculture, Fisheries Department, University of Benin, Benin City.

Key words:

Pollution, microbial quality, health concerns, aquatic ec

This paper reviewed aquatic ecosystem pollution with particular reference to pathogens in water, sediment and fish and their human health concerns.

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Comparative molecular analysis of old olive (Olea europaea L.) genotypes from Eastern Mediterranean Region of Turkey

Authors Name:

Coskun Durgac* Yelda Kiyga and Mehmet Ulas

Source:

Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture, Antakya, Hatay, Turkey, 31034.

Key words:

Genetic resources, genetic variability, olive, Olea europaea L., RAPD.

Olive is an important Mediterranean tree species having many different ways of utilizations. The olive grove is an important farming sector in Turkey and dates back to thousands years, particularly in Anatolia. An historical culture of olive resulted in a broad genetic base for olive which is a long-lived tree.

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The impact of information quantity and strength of relationship between training set and validation set on accuracy of genomic estimated breeding values

Authors Name:

M. Saatchi*,

  1. R. Miraei-Ashtiani,
  2. Nejati Javaremi,

M. Moradi-Shahrebabak

and H. Mehrabani-Yeghaneh

Source:

Department of Animal Science, University College of Agriculture and Natural Resource, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.

Key words:

Genomic selection, GEBVs, training set, validation set, generation distance.

Recent advances in genomic selection are a revolution in animal breeding. A genome consisting 10 chromosomes each with 100 cM in length with 100

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Cloning and expression of cell wall acid invertase gene fragment from poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima wild.)

Authors Name:

Jun Tao1*,

Xiao-Yong Xu1*,

Ju Yu1,

Chun-Yan Cao1 

and Guo-Hua Liang2

 

Source:

1School of Horticulture and Plant Protection, Yang Zhou University, Yang Zhou 225009, P.R. China.

2School of Agriculture, Yang Zhou University, Yang Zhou 225009, P.R. China.

Key words:

Poinsettia, invertase gene, cloning, gene expression, RT-PCR.

A fragment of invertase gene containing catalytic sites of cysteine was cloned frompoinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima wild.) by using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method. The length of the fragment was 521 bp,

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Solving Hybrid Fuzzy Fractional Differential Equations by Milne’s Method

Authors Name:

S. Ruban Raj1

, M. Saradha2

Source:

1Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, St.Joseph College, Trichirappalli, Tamilnadu

2Research Scholar, Department of Mathematics, St.Joseph College, Trichirappalli, Tamilnadu

Key words:

hybrid fuzzy fractional differential equations, degree of sub element hood

 

In this paper we study numerical methods for hybrid fuzzy fractional differential equations and the iteration method is used to solve the hybrid fuzzy fractional differential

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Comparative Study of Seismic Performance of Building Having Mass Vertical Irregularity at Different Floor Levels

Authors Name:

Manoj Kumar1

, Dr. Venkata G Babu2

Source:

1-Research Scholar, Department of Civil Engineering, Infinity Management and Engineering College, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh., India

2-Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Infinity Management and Engineering College, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh., India

Key words:

Earthquake, Vertical Irregularity, Discontinuity, Mass, Stiffness, Geometry, Static Method, Response Spectrum Method

Nowadays, as in the urban areas the space available for the construction of buildings is limited.

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