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ridwangy@yumsuk.edu.ng
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Room 836, 8th Floor, City Campus

Ridwan Garba, PhD

Senior Lecturer

Research Interest

Nuclear reactions, Nuclear Structure and High Energy Physics

Area of specialization

Nuclear Astrophysics

Education

  • PhD. Physics, University of Malaya
  • MSc. Physics, Bayero University Kano
  • BSc. Physics, Bayero University Kano

Selected Publications

  1. F.A. Ahmed, H. A. Kasim, A.A. Al-Sammaree, F.I. SSharrad and L. Garba (2022): “Shell model calculations of nuclear structure in the ‘’Island of inversion N=20 region: 31, 33, 35Na isotopes”. Journal of the Korean Physical Society. Vol. 80. Issue 11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40042-022-00466-2. Or Shell model calculations of the nuclear structure in the “island of inversion” N = 20 region: <SUP>31,33,35</SUP>Na isotopes – NASA/ADS (harvard.edu). ISI cited (Q2).
  2. L. Garba, H.A. Kassim, & N. Yusof (2022):’’Thermonuclear Explosions of Pair-Instability Supernovae Induced by Electron–Positron Pairs and Neutrinos’’. Brazilian Journal of Physics. Vol. 52, Issue 3 No. 79. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13538-021-01022-2. or Thermonuclear Explosions of Pair-Instability Supernovae Induced by Electron–Positron Pairs and Neutrinos – NASA/ADS (harvard.edu). ISI cited (Q2).
  3. L. Garba & F.A. Ahmed (2022): “Rate of Energy-loss due to Pair, Plasma and Photo neutrino Processes in Stellar Environment”. Journal of the Korean Physical Society. Vol. 80, issue 10. Pg: 1028 – 1034. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40042-022-00455-5 or Rate of energy-loss due to pair, plasma and photo neutrino processes in stellar environment – NASA/ADS (harvard.edu) ISI cited (Q2).
  4. L. Garba & F.A. Ahmed (2022): “Nuclear Adiabatic effects of electron-positron pairs on the dynamical instability of very-massive stars”. Revista Mexicana de Fisica Vol. 68 011403 1-11 https://doi.org/10.31349/RevMexFis.68.011403 . ISI cited (Q3)
  5. H. A. Kasim, F.A. Ahmed, A.A. Al-Sammaree, F.I. SSharrad and L. Garba (2021): “Shell model calculations of nuclear structure in Islan of inversion N=20 region: 32-36Mg isotopes”. Revista Mexicana de Fisica 67 051201 1-12. https://doi.org/10.31349/RevMexFis.67 .051201. ISI cited (Q3).
  6. Yusof N, Abu Kassim H, Garba L. and Ahmad N.S (2021): “The neutrino emission from thermal processes in very massive stars in the local universe”. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. Vol. 503(4): 5965 – 5975. https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stab762 or The neutrino emission from thermal processes in very massive stars in the local universe – NASA/ADS (harvard.edu). ISI cited (Q1).
  7. Lurwan Garba, Chidi E. Akujor & Fatima S. Koki (2021): “Evaluation of thermal-nuclear effects from pair-creation in the final fate of very-massive stars”. Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences – 14(1):237-250. http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/bajopas.v14i1.27
  8. M.G. Abdullahi, U. Roslan & L. Garba (2020): “Light Pollution Clustering using environ metric Technique: A case study of Peninsular of Malaysia”. Nigerian Journal of Science and Research. Vol. 1(1). 274-286.
  9. L. Garba (2020): “Thermonuclear processes due to production of electron-positron pairs in the centres of very massive stars”. Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics. Vol. 58 (Aug-Dec 2020 issue), pp117 – 124.
  10. L. Garba, M.G. Abdullahi, A.U. Farouq and M.A. Ibrahim (2019): “The thermal energy, pressure and entropy of pair-production in the late evolution of massive stars”. Transactions of the Nigerian Association of mathematical Physics. Vol. 9 pp: 85-90. http://e.nampjournals.org/product-info.php?pid3939.html
  11. L. Garba (2018): “Deriving an expression for electron-reflection-coefficient at metal-semiconductor-interface of dye-sensitized solar cells”. International journal of Physical Sciences. 13(17) PP: 243-249. https://academicjournals.org/journal/IJPS/article-full-text-pdf/DF4FB0C59119
  12. L. Garba & A.U. Farouq (2016): “Numerical Computations of Coupling Constants in the relativistic Quark-Meson interaction” Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences. 10(15) October 2016, Pages: 272-278. http://www.ajbasweb.com/old/ajbas/2016/Octoper/272-278.pdf
  13. L. Garba and A.R. Usman (2014): “Acceleration of Particles via relativistic plasmas- a review”. International Journal of Advancement in Physical Sciences 6, 2, 2014.
  14. L. Garba and Y.Y. Ibrahim (2014):”Blowout and increase of Plasma electrons in beam-driven Plasma Wakefield accelerations” Advances in Physics Theories and Applications 29, 2014. http://www.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/APTA/article/download/11399/11758
  15. L. Garba (2013): “Simulations of Particles in beam-driven plasma Wakefield accelerations” Bayero journal of Physics and Mathematical Sciences 5, 2013.
  16. L. Garba (2019): “Analytical Expression for Electron-Reflection-Coefficient at the interface of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” Proceeding of the 4th Annual International Conference [YUMSCIC2019]. P 493 – 497
  17. L. Garba and A.R. Usman (2014): “Acceleration of Particles via relativistic plasmas”. Proceedings of international conference on science and sustainable development. 6, 2, 2014.
  18. L. Garba and R.S. Anchaver (2012): “Dynamics of beam-driven Plasma Wakefield Acceleration” Proceedings of International conference on research and sustainable development. 4, 5, 2012.
  19. N.L. Chiromawa, N. Usman and L. Garba (2012): “Development and utilizations of wind energy conversion systems” Proceeding of International conference on science and sustainable development. 5, 4, 2012.