Research @FUGusau

COMPREHENSIVE SUMMERY OF INSTRUCTIONAL BASED RESEARCH (IBR) UNDER TERTIARY EDUCATION TRUST FUND TETFUND FOR THE THREE BATCHES (i.e. 2017, 2018 & 2019)

  1. APPROVED PROPOSALS FOR INSTITUTIONAL BASED RESEARCH (TETFUND-IBR SCHEME) FIRST  BATCH, 2017
S/No.Lead ResearcherTitle
1.Dr. Augustine Ifeanyi ChinwukaGeological Mapping and Petrographic Study of Basement Rock in Federal University Gusau, Main Campus, Zamfara State, Nigeria
2.Dr. Lawal SaaduDynamic Response to the Menace of Tuta Absoluta by Modeling a Parasitic Mathematical Diagnosis Using North – Western Nigeria as a Case Study
3.Dr. Bashir SuleimanEffects of Geogebra Approach on Senior Secondary School Students, Achievement and Retention in Geometry in Zamfara State, Nigeria
4.Dr. Ahmad GaladimaStudies on Climate Change Awareness, Mitigation and adaption in Zamfara and Sokoto States
5.Mas’ud BelloFrom Grazing Reserve to Cattle Ranches: Problems and Prospects of the Livestock Economy in Zamfara Area.
6.Dr. Yusif A. HashimAssessing the Contribution of Social Enterprises in Community Development in North-Western Nigeria
7.Dr. Nasiru Alhaji SaniIsolation and Characterization of Protein Concentrate and Isolate from Some Varieties of Laganaria Siceraria Seeds
8.Ladan Mu’awiyya UmarEpidemiology of Lymphatic Filarasis in Zamfara State
9.Dr. Nasir Anka GarbaMicrobial Fuel Cells (MFGs) The Production of Biolectricity From Soil and Urine
10.Prof. M.L. MayanchiThe Use of Mastry Learning and Problem Solving Methods in the Teaching and Learning of Some Perceived Difficult Concepts in Mathematics Among Senior Secondary School Students Zamfara State, Nigeria
11.Dr. Shehu SuleimanCattle Rustling and Banditry in North-West Nigeria: The Quantitative Impacts on Children’s Educational Enrolment and Completion
12.Dr. Gidado Lawal LikkoInfluence of Post Traumatic Stress: Reactions on National Economic Recovery and their Remedy with Specific Reference to Zamfara State, Nigeria
13.Dr. (Mrs.) Rabiat Musa MafaraEffect of Teacher Characteristic and Classroom Environmental Variables and Performance of Senior Secondary School Students in Zamfara State, Nigeria
14.Isah AbdulmuminiInvestigating Grammatical Errors in Students, Writings in Two Federal University in North-Western Nigeria
15Jibril LawalThe Emergent of Computer Technology in the Modern Trend of Irrigation Farming in Nigeria: A Case Study of Zamfara Comprehensive Agriculture Revolution Programmes (ZACAREP)
16.Muhammad Lawali JabakaLyapunov Function Method and Global Convergence of Iterative Methods with Exact
17.Dr. Kabiru AbdullahiEpidemiology of Studies of Malaria and Its Vector in Gusau Township
  1. APPROVED PROPOSALS FOR INSTITUTIONAL BASED RESEARCH (TETFUND-IBR SCHEME) SECOND BARCH, 2018
S/No.Lead ResearcherTitle
1.Dr. (Mrs) S.A. ShinkafiSurvey of Mycotoxins and Mycotoxigenic Fungi in Dried Tomato Chips from Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria.
2.Murana, Kehinde AyofeGeophysical and Geochemical Investigations of Groundwater Contamination in some Dumpsites in Gusau, Zamfara State.
3.Dr. Lawal Sa’adAtmospheric Impact on Signal Quality at Ultra High Frequency Band (Mobile Communication): A Comparison between Three Geopolitical Zones in Nigeria.  
  1. APPROVED PROPOSALS FOR INSTITUTIONAL BASED RESEARCH (TETFUND-IBR SCHEME) THIRD BATCH, 2019
S/No.Lead ResearcherTitle
1.Dr. Nasir Anka GarbaOptimizing the Conditions for Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Biofuel Production using Response Surface Methodology.
2.Dr. Emmanuel OmokhualeMagnetohydronamic (MHD) Casson Fluid Flow with Chemical Reaction and Thermal Radiation Effects in the Presence of Heat Generation.
3.Dr. Aliyu Usman MoyiModelling the Distribution of Service Time at Federal University Gusau Clinic
4.Hassan UsmanGenetic Diversity in Tomato (Solanum lycospersicum L.) and of Salinity Responsive Gene using Simple Sequence Repeats (cgSSRs)
5.Dr. Nasiru Alhaji SaniHealth Risk Assessments of Heavy Metals Consumption of some Selected Vegetables and Crops Cultivated around Artisanal Small-scale Gold-mining Area in Zamfara State, Nigeria. 
6.Okoye Ikechukwu FrancisFabrication of Dye-sensitized Solar Cells and Semiconductors Application.
7.Abdulrahman AdamuThe Socio-Economic Implications of Displacement in Nigeria: A Survey on the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-East.
8.Mansur Muhammad BelloChallenges and Opportunities for Network Governance on the Implementation of Universal Basic Education Policy in Zamfara State, Nigeria.
9.Mustapha M. AbdullahiEffect of Cattle Rustling on the Economic Development in Zamfara State, Nigeria.
10.Targba AondowaseThe Effects of Small-Scale Stone Quarrying on Poverty Reduction among Youths in Zamfara State.
11.Muhammad UsainiThe Impact of Small Business on Poverty Alleviation in Northwest Nigeria.
12.Sanusi LawalEffect of Entrepreneurial Financing Sources on Women Entrepreneurship Performance in Zamfara State. 
13.Prof. Aliyu Muhammadu BunzaA Documentary Study of Calabash Farming in Gummi, Zamfara State: From Cultural Antiquities to Economic Realities
14.Dr. Bashir SuleimanEffects of Mastery Learning Approach on Attitude and Performance in Geometry among Senior Secondary School Students in North West Zone, Nigeria.
15.Dr. Abubakar Adamu MasamaImproving Methods of Teaching Arabic and Islamic Studies among Senior Secondary Schools in Zamfara State.
16.Mudassir Ismail MoyiInvestigating the Causes of Poor Speaking Ability in English Language among University Students in Northern Nigeria: A survey of Some Universities in the North Central and North Western Nigeria
17.Sani Aliyu GusauA Critical Study of the Effects of Text Messaging on English Spelling in Students Writing in two Tertiary Institutions in North-West Nigeria
18.Dr. Ahmad GaladimaExploring Farmers’ Climate Change Awareness, Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies in Katsina and Kebbi State