Agriculture
26. Morphological and Molecular Identification of Ixodid Ticks that Infest Ruminants in Erbil province, Kurdistan Region-Iraq

Khalid Jabar Aziz

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2022, , Pages 8-13

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.2021.301552.1084

Abstract
  A cross- sectional survey was conducted in Erbil province from April to July 2021 to estimate the prevalence of major Ixodid ticks on ruminants and to identify tick species using morphological and molecular tools. A total of 687 animals (202 cattle, 287 sheep and 198 goats) examined, and 254 (36.9 %) ...  Read More

27. Assessment of Chlorine Resistance Enterobacter cloacae Isolated from Water Storage Tanks in Sulaimaniyah City-Iraq

Hastyar Hama Rashid Najmuldeen

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, , Pages 87-94

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.17

Abstract
  This study was designed to determine the extent of contamination of water storage tanks by non-lactose fermenter Enterobacter spp, and to characterize the chlorine and antibiotic resistance status. Moreover, to find the correlation between biofilm formation and resistance to chlorine. For this ...  Read More

28. A new approach to the fuzzy c-means clustering algorithm by automatic weights and local clustering

Yadgar Sirwan Abdulrahman

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, , Pages 95-101

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.18

Abstract
  Clustering is one of the essential strategies in data analysis. In classical solutions, all features are assumed to contribute equally to the data clustering. Of course, some features are more important than others in real data sets. As a result, essential features will have a more significant impact ...  Read More

29. Adaptive Load Balanced Routing in IOT Networks: A Distributed Learning Approach

Rzgar Sirwan; muzhir al-ani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, , Pages 102-106

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.19

Abstract
  Facilitating large-scale load-efficient Internet of things (IoT) connectivity is a vital step toward realizing the networked society. Although legacy wide-area wireless systems are heavily based on network-side coordination, such centralized methods will become infeasible in the future, by the unbalanced ...  Read More

30. Yield Performance of Barley Hybrids (Hordeum vulgare L.) under Drought stress and non-stressed Conditions

Yadgar Mahmood; Halgurd Nasraden Hassan; Masood Saber Mohammed

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, , Pages 107-113

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.20

Abstract
  This study was carried out at the experiment field, Kalar Technical Institute, Garmian Region in two growing seasons of 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 in order to evaluate the growth and yield potentials of barley under water stressed using hybrids as a source of wide range of genotypic variations. Therefore, ...  Read More

31. A Comparison Study of Data Mining Algorithms for blood Cancer Prediction

Noor Bahjat Tayfor; Snwr Jamal Mohammed

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 174-179

http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.24271/psr.29

Abstract
  Cancer is a common disease that threats the life of one of every three people. This dangerous disease urgently requires early detection and diagnosis. The recent progress in data mining methods, such as classification, has proven the need for machine learning algorithms to apply to large datasets. This ...  Read More

32. Occurrence of Anaplasmosis (Anaplasma Marginale) in cattle in Sulaimani province, Kurdistan region of Iraq

Shakhawan Latif Mahmmod; Rebwar Bahir Ahmed; Nawroz Akram Kakarash; Ihsan K Zangana; Mohammed Omar Baba Sheikh

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 180-186

http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.24271/psr.30

Abstract
  The goal of this study was to determine both the incidence of anaplasmosis (Anaplasma Marginale) and phylogenetic relationship between A. marginale isolates from cattle in Sulaimani province, Kurdistan Region- Iraq during (March 10th to April 10th 2021) and those from other Anaplasma spp. A total of ...  Read More

Information technology
33. Cloud Computing Technologies Adoption in Higher Education Institutes During COVID-19 Pandemic: Case Study

Mohammed Y. Shakor; Nigar M. Shafiq Surameery

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 187-193

http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.24271/psr.31

Abstract
  The global spread of Covid-19 has enhanced the adoption of virtual education and the use of technology in order to reduce the risk of contagion. Recently, the academics have turn out to be more technology-orientated and the educational establishments continue to seek opportunities in order to adopt an ...  Read More

Biology
34. Prevalence of Bacterial Vaginosis among Married Women in Kalar District, Iraqi Kurdistan Region

Saman Mohammed Mohammed- Amin; Bushra Maree Jaralla; Kameran Mohammed Ali; Hassan Tawfeeq

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 194-199

http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.24271/psr.32

Abstract
  Abstract Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is an inflammatory disease, caused by polymicrobial infection, including pathogenic bacteria which replace the vaginal normal flora and finally this replacement causes manifestations of several physiological and clinical symptoms among women within different ages. BV ...  Read More

Physics
35. The Effect of Laser Shots on Morphological and Optical Properties of Copper Oxide NPs Prepared by Nd-Yag Laser of 1064 nm Wavelengths in Distilled Water

Mahmood M Kareem

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 200-206

http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.24271/psr.33

Abstract
  This study examines the synthesis of copper oxide nanoparticles (NPs) by using a Q-Switched Nd-Yag (1064 nm) laser on copper foil immersed in Distilled Water (DW). The solution color changed to light green refers to the production of copper oxide NPs. The generated nanoparticles were studied to determine ...  Read More