JOURNAL OF THE GHANA SCIENCE ASSOCIATION

Vol 14 (2)  December 2012 

Table of Contents

Articles

 

 

 

NO: ARTICLES AUTHOR(S)
  Prelims -Vol 14 (2) Dec 2012  
1 DEVELOPMENT OF CASSAVA BIOPLASTICS FOR CONSUMER PACKAGING W. Affo 1, N.Y. Samuel 1, R. Amponsah 1 and J. K. Efavi 2

1 Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Sciences, University of Ghana, Legon

2 EFFECTS OF SMALL-SCALE GOLD MINING ON SURFACE AND GROUND WATER QUALITY IN THE BOGOSO/ PREASTEA MINING AREA E.A. Agyapong, M.A. Besseah and B. Fei-Baffoe

Department of Environmental Science, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

3 EXPLORING THE POTENTIAL OF BANANA SAP AS DYE FOR THE ADINKRA INDUSTRY IN GHANA   B.M. Dzomeku 1 and O.K. Boateng 2

1 CSIR-Crops Research Institute, P.O. Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana, West Africa

2 Faculty of Science Education, College of Agriculture Education, University of Education, Winneba, Mampong-Campus, P.O. Box 40, Mampong-Ashanti, Ghana, West Africa  

4 WEB SERVICES SOLUTION ON REPLICATION ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE (ROA) G.O. Ekuobase and E.A. Onibere

Department of Computer Science, University of Benin, 300001, Benin City, Nigeria

5 IMPACT OF MULTI-MORBIDITY PATTERNS ON LENGTH OF HOSPITALIZATION AND MORTALITY: A STUDY OF ELDERLY GENERAL CLINIC PATIENTS AT A HOSPITAL IN GHANA F.T. Oduro and R.Tawiah

College of Science Department of Mathematics Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi

6 HEAVY METAL CONTENT AND MICROBIAL COMPOSITION OF THE RHIZOSPHERE OF ELEUSINE INDICA WITHIN AN AUTO-MECHANIC WORKSHOP IN BENIN CITY, NIGERIA B. Ikhajiagbe 1 and C.C. Chijioke-Osuji 2

1 Department of Plant Biology and Biotechnology, University of Benin, Nigeria

2 Department of Theoretical and Applied Biology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

7 GROUNDWATER EXPLORATION IN THE GRANITIC ROCK FORMATION OF KOMENDA/EDINA/EGUAFO/ABIREM DISTRICT USING INTEGRATED GEOPHYSICAL TECHNIQUES C. Okrah 1, S. K. Danuor 2, S. Dapaah-Siakwan 1

1 Groundwater Division, Water Research Institute, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Accra, Ghana

2 Department of Physics, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

8 EVALUATION OF AQUIFER CHARACTERISTICS OF VOLTAIAN SEDIMENTARY ROCKS IN THE BRONG AHAFO REGION OF GHANA 1 Patrick A. Mainoo, 1 Anthony Duah,

1 William A. Agyekum and 2 Aboagye Menyeh

1 CSIR Water Research Institute, P. O. Box M.32, Accra-Ghana.

2 Department of Physics, Geophysics Section, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi-Ghana

9 DOMESTIC ENERGY USE AND THE PREVALENCE OF RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS IN ILORIN, NIGERIA

U.A. Raheem 1, R.A. Shehu 2, A.M. Tunde 1 I.O. Orire 1

1 Department of Geography and Environmental Management, Faculty of Business and Social Sciences, University of Ilorin, P.M.B. 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria

2 Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education, Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin, P.M.B. 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria

10 GENERAL REDUCIBILITY AND SOLVABILITY OF POLYNOMIAL EQUATIONS

E.N.A. Sackey

P. O. Box CT 75, Cantonments, Accra