Heliyon

Papers
(The median citation count of Heliyon is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
ArticleCitations
Heavy metal pollution in the environment and their toxicological effects on humans1671
The impact of physical activity on psychological health during Covid-19 pandemic in Italy546
COVID pollution: impact of COVID-19 pandemic on global plastic waste footprint361
Plastic pollution in the marine environment342
Environmental effects of COVID-19 pandemic and potential strategies of sustainability310
Commercial hydrogels for biomedical applications272
Green synthesis of copper oxide nanoparticles for biomedical application and environmental remediation243
Liposomes: structure, composition, types, and clinical applications225
Photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue dye in aqueous solution by MnTiO3 nanoparticles under sunlight irradiation221
Green synthesis of iron oxide nanoparticle using Carica papaya leaf extract: application for photocatalytic degradation of remazol yellow RR dye and antibacterial activity219
COVID-19 pandemic, socioeconomic crisis and human stress in resource-limited settings: A case from Bangladesh184
Environmental impact of bioplastic use: A review182
SARS-CoV-2 spike protein S1 subunit induces pro-inflammatory responses via toll-like receptor 4 signaling in murine and human macrophages177
Exploring COVID-19 stress and its factors in Bangladesh: A perception-based study175
Lactic acid production – producing microorganisms and substrates sources-state of art169
Innovative human resource management strategies during the COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic narrative review approach162
Smart water quality monitoring system with cost-effective using IoT154
Using an extended Technology Acceptance Model to understand students’ use of e-learning during Covid-19: Indonesian sport science education context150
Purchase intention and purchase behavior online: A cross-cultural approach147
Nanoparticles as antimicrobial and antiviral agents: A literature-based perspective study134
Optimization of green biosynthesized visible light active CuO/ZnO nano-photocatalysts for the degradation of organic methylene blue dye133
Barriers to distance learning during the COVID-19 outbreak: A qualitative review from parents’ perspective132
Drug release study of the chitosan-based nanoparticles131
Ibuprofen as an emerging organic contaminant in environment, distribution and remediation128
Impact of age, sex, comorbidities and clinical symptoms on the severity of COVID-19 cases: A meta-analysis with 55 studies and 10014 cases124
Activated carbon derived from waste orange and lemon peels for the adsorption of methyl orange and methylene blue dyes from wastewater121
Recent progress in surface plasmon resonance based sensors: A comprehensive review121
Multimedia tools in the teaching and learning processes: A systematic review120
IL-6 and IL-10 as predictors of disease severity in COVID-19 patients: results from meta-analysis and regression119
Production and processing of antioxidant bioactive peptides: A driving force for the functional food market118
Farmers' choices and factors affecting adoption of climate change adaptation strategies: evidence from northwestern Ethiopia117
Application of nanotechnology in agriculture, postharvest loss reduction and food processing: food security implication and challenges117
HMGB1 as a potential biomarker and therapeutic target for severe COVID-19114
Improving land-use change modeling by integrating ANN with Cellular Automata-Markov Chain model113
Impact of absorber layer thickness, defect density, and operating temperature on the performance of MAPbI3 solar cells based on ZnO electron transporting material112
The impact of entrepreneurship education and students' entrepreneurial mindset: the mediating role of attitude and self-efficacy111
Economic growth in South Asia: the role of CO2 emissions, population density and trade openness108
Green synthesis of antimicrobial silver nanoparticles using aqueous leaf extracts from three Congolese plant species (Brillantaisia patula, Crossopteryx febrifuga and Senna siamea)106
Metaheuristic algorithms for PID controller parameters tuning: review, approaches and open problems106
Multifunctional properties of spherical silver nanoparticles fabricated by different microbial taxa104
Possibility of utilizing agriculture biomass as a renewable and sustainable future energy source102
COVID-19 and household energy implications: what are the main impacts on energy use?100
Utilization of food waste streams for the production of biopolymers95
Development and initial psychometric properties of a panic buying scale during COVID-19 pandemic91
Phycoremediation mechanisms of heavy metals using living green microalgae: physicochemical and molecular approaches for enhancing selectivity and removal capacity91
Crosstalk between the microbiota-gut-brain axis and depression90
Financial inclusion, economic growth, and poverty alleviation: evidence from eastern Indonesia90
Effects of mobile augmented reality apps on impulse buying behavior: An investigation in the tourism field89
Aging - Oxidative stress, antioxidants and computational modeling89
Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) improve the growth and nutrient use efficiency in maize (Zea mays L.) under water deficit conditions89
Trade war effects: evidence from sectors of energy and resources in Africa86
The global prevalence of depression, anxiety, stress, and, insomnia and its changes among health professionals during COVID-19 pandemic: A rapid systematic review and meta-analysis86
Antiviral and immunomodulatory activity of curcumin: A case for prophylactic therapy for COVID-1985
Smart parking systems: comprehensive review based on various aspects84
Evaluation of smart and sustainable cities through a hybrid MCDM approach based on ANP and TOPSIS technique83
Plastic wastes: environmental hazard and instrument for wealth creation in Nigeria82
Preparation and characterization of cellulose nanocrystal extracted from ramie fibers by sulfuric acid hydrolysis82
Additive manufacturing of Ti6Al4V alloy via electron beam melting for the development of implants for the biomedical industry81
Adsorption and removal of crystal violet dye from aqueous solution by modified rice husk80
Salicylic acid alleviated the effect of drought stress on photosynthetic characteristics and leaf protein pattern in winter wheat80
Additive manufacturing of titanium-based alloys- A review of methods, properties, challenges, and prospects80
Investigating the cases of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in China using dynamic statistical techniques80
Digital financial inclusion: A gateway to sustainable development79
A review of green methods for phyto-fabrication of hematite (α-Fe2O3) nanoparticles and their characterization, properties, and applications78
Adsorption of methyl violet dye onto a prepared bio-adsorbent from date seeds: isotherm, kinetics, and thermodynamic studies77
Evolution of adsorption process for manganese removal in water via agricultural waste adsorbents76
Modeling domestic tourism: motivations, satisfaction and tourist behavioral intentions76
Investigations on 2-(4-Cyanophenylamino) acetic acid by FT-IR,FT-Raman, NMR and UV-Vis spectroscopy, DFT (NBO, HOMO-LUMO, MEP and Fukui function) and molecular docking studies76
Moving towards environmental sustainability: information and communication technology (ICT), freight transport, and CO2 emissions75
Environmentally sustainable processes for the synthesis of hydroxyapatite75
Childhood diarrhoeal diseases in developing countries75
PV cells and modules – State of the art, limits and trends74
Basic concepts and methodologies of DNA marker systems in plant molecular breeding74
Urban river pollution in Bangladesh during last 40 years: potential public health and ecological risk, present policy, and future prospects toward smart water management74
Molecular docking, molecular dynamics, and in vitro studies reveal the potential of angiotensin II receptor blockers to inhibit the COVID-19 main protease74
A systematic review on ethnopharmacology, phytochemistry and pharmacological aspects of Thymus vulgaris Linn.74
Phytochemistry, pharmacological activity, and potential health benefits of Glycyrrhiza glabra74
Optical characterizations of PMMA/metal oxide nanoparticles thin films: bandgap engineering using a novel derived model73
Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel plant leaf extract and their antibacterial and anti-oxidant activities73
Hemp as a potential raw material toward a sustainable world: A review73
The nexus of environmental sustainability and agro-economic performance of Sub-Saharan African countries73
The influence of renewable energy usage on consumption-based carbon emissions in MINT economies72
The potential of terahertz sensing for cancer diagnosis72
Resilience effects in food consumption behaviour at the time of Covid-19: perspectives from Italy71
The use of plant extracts and their phytochemicals for control of toxigenic fungi and mycotoxins71
The mediating effect of the cyberchondria and anxiety sensitivity in the association between problematic internet use, metacognition beliefs, and fear of COVID-19 among Iranian online population71
Molecular biology of coronaviruses: current knowledge70
Searching potential antiviral candidates for the treatment of the 2019 novel coronavirus based on DFT calculations and molecular docking70
SARS-CoV-2 RNA Dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp) – A drug repurposing study70
Statistical modeling and investigation of thermal characteristics of a new nanofluid containing cerium oxide powder69
Rheological properties of composite polymers and hybrid nanocomposites69
Fog computing at industrial level, architecture, latency, energy, and security: A review69
Nanomaterials in the advancement of hydrogen energy storage68
Sugarcane bagasse - A source of cellulosic fiber for diverse applications68
Leptin levels in SARS-CoV-2 infection related respiratory failure: A cross-sectional study and a pathophysiological framework on the role of fat tissue68
Telework: systematic literature review and future research agenda68
Challenges of 3D printing technology for manufacturing biomedical products: A case study of Malaysian manufacturing firms68
Sustainable-green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) waste extract and its antibacterial activity67
ICT, energy consumption, financial development, and environmental degradation in South Africa67
Graphene oxide based coconut shell waste: synthesis by modified Hummers method and characterization67
Multifunctional titanium dioxide nanoparticles biofabricated via phytosynthetic route using extracts of Cola nitida: antimicrobial, dye degradation, antioxidant and anticoagulant activities67
Leadership styles, work engagement and outcomes among information and communications technology professionals: A cross-national study67
COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on tropospheric NO2 concentrations over India using satellite-based data66
Phytoremediation potential of heavy metal accumulator plants for waste management in the pulp and paper industry66
Teaching during a pandemic: do university teachers prefer online teaching?66
An investigation of affecting factors on MOF characteristics for biomedical applications: A systematic review66
Understanding the bearable link between ecology and health outcomes: the criticality of human capital development and energy use65
Transmission channels between financial development and CO2 emissions: A global perspective65
Salivary SARS-CoV-2 load reduction with mouthwash use: A randomized pilot clinical trial65
Viscous dissipation and joule heating effect on MHD flow and heat transfer past a stretching sheet embedded in a porous medium65
The use of Twitter by state leaders and its impact on the public during the COVID-19 pandemic64
Green synthesis and characterization of copper nanoparticles using Piper retrofractum Vahl extract as bioreductor and capping agent64
The role of social media in spreading panic among primary and secondary school students during the COVID-19 pandemic: An online questionnaire study from the Gaza Strip, Palestine64
Plastic microfibre pollution: how important is clothes’ laundering?64
Predicting novel drugs for SARS-CoV-2 using machine learning from a >10 million chemical space62
Design and performance optimisation of detergent product containing binary mixture of anionic-nonionic surfactants61
Effect of silver nanoparticles on salt tolerance of Satureja hortensis l. during in vitro and in vivo germination tests61
Renewable energy community and the European energy market: main motivations61
Adopted walking condition for computational simulation approach on bearing of hip joint prosthesis: review over the past 30 years61
Evaluation of ANN and ANFIS modeling ability in the prediction of AISI 1050 steel machining performance61
A comprehensive review of energy sources for unmanned aerial vehicles, their shortfalls and opportunities for improvements61
Telaprevir is a potential drug for repurposing against SARS-CoV-2: computational and in vitro studies60
Global analysis of clinical trials with probiotics60
The effect of traditional and improved solar drying methods on the sensory quality and nutritional composition of fruits: A case of mangoes and pineapples59
Efficacy of a high-dose antiresorptive drug holiday to reduce the risk of medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ): A systematic review58
Prevalence of anxiety and depression in South Asia during COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis58
Microplastics contamination in the soil from Urban Landfill site, Dhaka, Bangladesh58
Modulation of Nrf2 by quercetin in doxorubicin-treated rats58
A review of augmented reality systems and their effects on mental workload and task performance57
Understanding satisfaction essentials of E-learning in higher education: A multi-generational cohort perspective57
Melatonin induced changes in photosynthetic efficiency as probed by OJIP associated with improved chromium stress tolerance in canola (Brassica napus L.)57
Isolation, purification and characterization of cellulase produced by Aspergillus niger cultured on Arachis hypogaea shells57
Optimal network reconfiguration for power loss minimization and voltage profile enhancement in distribution systems57
Comparison of conventional extraction technique with ultrasound assisted extraction on recovery of phenolic compounds from lemon scented tea tree (Leptospermum petersonii) leaves57
The impact of tourism arrivals, tourism receipts and renewable energy consumption on quality of life: A panel study of Southern African region57
How digital marketing evolved over time: A bibliometric analysis on scopus database56
Probiotics, their prophylactic and therapeutic applications in human health development: A review of the literature56
Coupling of chemical, electrochemical and theoretical approach to study the corrosion inhibition of mild steel by new quinoxaline compounds in 1 M HCl56
Status of tertiary level online class in Bangladesh: students’ response on preparedness, participation and classroom activities55
Application of Artificial Intelligence powered digital writing assistant in higher education: randomized controlled trial55
A systematic review on COVID-19 pandemic with special emphasis on curative potentials of Nigeria based medicinal plants55
Impact assessment of trade on environmental performance: accounting for the role of government integrity and economic development in 79 countries55
Photo-assisted bio-fabrication of silver nanoparticles using Annona muricata leaf extract: exploring the antioxidant, anti-diabetic, antimicrobial, and cytotoxic activities55
Characteristics investigation on biofilm formation and biodegradation activities of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain ISJ14 colonizing low density polyethylene (LDPE) surface55
Dynamic connectedness and spillovers between Islamic and conventional stock markets: time- and frequency-domain approach in COVID-19 era55
Alternative to FBS in animal cell culture - An overview and future perspective55
Prospects and limitations of e-learning application in private tertiary institutions amidst COVID-19 lockdown in Nigeria55
PES, molecular structure, spectroscopic (FT-IR, FT-Raman), electronic (UV-Vis, HOMO-LUMO), quantum chemical and biological (docking) studies on a potent membrane permeable inhibitor: dibenzoxepine der55
3D-QSAR, docking and ADMET properties of aurone analogues as antimalarial agents55
Modification and characterization of chicken eggshell for possible catalytic applications54
Impact of crop residue burning in Haryana on the air quality of Delhi, India54
A study of college students' intention to use metaverse technology for basketball learning based on UTAUT254
SEM-ANN-based approach to understanding students’ academic-performance adoption of YouTube for learning during Covid54
Industry 4.0 implementation and Triple Bottom Line sustainability: An empirical study on small and medium manufacturing firms54
Reductive metabolites of curcumin and their therapeutic effects54
QSAR, molecular docking and ADMET properties in silico studies of novel 4,5,6,7-tetrahydrobenzo[D]-thiazol-2-Yl derivatives derived from dimedone as potent anti-tumor agents through inhibition of C-Me53
MHD radiative nanofluid flow induced by a nonlinear stretching sheet in a porous medium53
Physical inactivity and sedentary behaviors in the Bangladeshi population during the COVID-19 pandemic: An online cross-sectional survey53
Development of biodegradable films based on purple yam starch/chitosan for food application53
Analysis of factors affecting project communications with a hybrid DEMATEL-ISM approach (A case study in Iran)53
Phytochemical screening, polyphenols, flavonoids and tannin content, antioxidant activities and FTIR characterization of Marrubium vulgare L. from 2 different localities of Northeast of Morocco53
Machine learning glass transition temperature of polymers53
Adsorptive removal of Rhodamine B dye from aqueous solution by using graphene–based nickel nanocomposite53
Deep learning for automated classification of tuberculosis-related chest X-Ray: dataset distribution shift limits diagnostic performance generalizability52
Improper disposal practice of unused and expired pharmaceutical products in Indonesian households52
Spectroscopic characterization of humic and fulvic acids in soil aggregates, Brazil52
Effect of dual surface cooling of solar photovoltaic panel on the efficiency of the module: experimental investigation52
Synthesis, single crystal (XRD), Hirshfeld surface analysis, computational study (DFT) and molecular docking studies of (E)-4-((2-hydroxy-3,5-diiodobenzylidene)amino)-N-(pyrimidine)-2-yl) benzenesulfo52
Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using aqueous extract of Acacia cyanophylla and its antibacterial activity52
Superstatistics of Schrödinger equation with pseudo-harmonic potential in external magnetic and Aharanov-Bohm fields52
Integrative analyses of SARS-CoV-2 genomes from different geographical locations reveal unique features potentially consequential to host-virus interaction, pathogenesis and clues for novel therapies52
Kinetics of thermal degradation and lifetime study of poly(vinylidene fluoride) (PVDF) subjected to bioethanol fuel accelerated aging51
γ-Aminobutyric acid found in fermented foods and beverages: current trends51
Mobile health applications for disease screening and treatment support in low-and middle-income countries: A narrative review50
Synthesis and characterization of coal fly ash and palm oil fuel ash modified artisanal and small-scale gold mine (ASGM) tailings based geopolymer using sugar mill lime sludge as Ca-based activator50
Physicochemical and biopharmaceutical aspects influencing skin permeation and role of SLN and NLC for skin drug delivery50
Recent advances in Shrimp aquaculture wastewater management50
A review on control and fault-tolerant control systems of AC/DC microgrids50
Rheological and mechanical properties of edible gel materials for 3D food printing technology50
Comparative study on larvicidal activity of green synthesized silver nanoparticles and Annona glabra (Annonaceae) aqueous extract to control Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae)49
Adoption of climate-smart agricultural practices among smallholder farmers in Western Kenya: do socioeconomic, institutional, and biophysical factors matter?49
Customer review or influencer endorsement: which one influences purchase intention more?49
Ethical leadership, corporate social responsibility, firm reputation, and firm performance: A serial mediation model49
Computational and numerical wave solutions of the Caudrey–Dodd–Gibbon equation49
Thermodynamic, exergo-economic and exergo-environmental analysis of hybrid geothermal-solar power plant based on ORC cycle using emergy concept49
Understanding the determinants of climate change adaptation strategies among smallholder maize farmers in South-west, Nigeria49
Study of microbiome changes in patients with ulcerative colitis in the Central European part of Russia49
Exopolysaccharides from bacteria and fungi: current status and perspectives in Africa48
Functional and molecular characterization of plant growth promoting Bacillus isolates from tomato rhizosphere48
Computational studies of a series of 2-substituted phenyl-2-oxo-, 2-hydroxyl- and 2-acylloxyethylsulfonamides as potent anti-fungal agents48
Comparative investigation of the growth-poverty-inequality trilemma in Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin American and Caribbean Countries48
The development of learning innovation to enhance higher order thinking skills for students in Thailand junior high schools48
A scoping review on biochar-based fertilizers: enrichment techniques and agro-environmental application48
Drug combination and repurposing for cancer therapy: the example of breast cancer48
Perfluoroalkyl substances exposure and immunity, allergic response, infection, and asthma in children: review of epidemiologic studies48
The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on students’ learning in higher education in Afghanistan47
Use of bacterial isolates in the treatment of textile dye wastewater: A review47
Concurrent investigation of antimony chalcogenide (Sb2Se3 and Sb2S3)-based solar cells with a potential WS2 electron transport layer47
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on students’ feelings at high school, undergraduate, and postgraduate levels47
Smallholder farmers’ livelihood vulnerability to climate change-induced hazards: agroecology-based comparative analysis in Northcentral Ethiopia (Woleka Sub-basin)47
Optimising factors affecting solid phase extraction performances of molecular imprinted polymer as recent sample preparation technique47
Improving Alzheimer's stage categorization with Convolutional Neural Network using transfer learning and different magnetic resonance imaging modalities47
Techno-economic analysis of bio-briquette from cashew nut shell waste47
Factors related to students' satisfaction with holding e-learning during the Covid-19 pandemic based on the dimensions of e-learning47
The influence of corruption on environmental sustainability in the developing economies of Southern Africa47
Challenges of adopting sustainable technologies in e-waste management at Agbogbloshie, Ghana47
Agricultural value of Black Soldier Fly larvae frass as organic fertilizer on ryegrass47
Recent advances in topical carriers of anti-fungal agents47
Determinants of smallholder farmers' adoption of adaptation strategies to climate change in Eastern Tigray National Regional State of Ethiopia46
Degree-based topological indices on anticancer drugs with QSPR analysis46
Optimisation and production of alpha amylase from thermophilic Bacillus spp. and its application in food waste biodegradation46
Solid waste quantification and characterization in university of Nigeria, Nsukka campus, and recommendations for sustainable management46
Synthesis of magnetite/silica nanocomposites from natural sand to create a drug delivery vehicle46
Speculative assessment, molecular composition, PDOS, topology exploration (ELF, LOL, RDG), ligand-protein interactions, on 5-bromo-3-nitropyridine-2-carbonitrile46
Knowledge, attitude, and practice among healthcare workers towards COVID-19 outbreak in Nigeria46
Features, barriers, and influencing factors of mobile learning in higher education: A systematic review46
Psychological states of Bangladeshi people four months after the COVID-19 pandemic: An online survey46
A cross-sectional study to determine factors affecting dental and medical students’ preference for virtual learning during the COVID-19 outbreak46
Biodelignification of lignocellulose using ligninolytic enzymes from white-rot fungi46
Gold-selenide quantum dots supported onto cesium ferrite nanocomposites for the efficient degradation of rhodamine B45
Characterization of whey protein-based films incorporated with natamycin and nanoemulsion of α-tocopherol45
Biochar production from palm oil mill residues and application of the biochar to adsorb carbon dioxide45
Gamification and reputation: key determinants of e-commerce usage and repurchase intention45
Adaptation and destabilization of interpersonal relationships in sport and music during the Covid-19 lockdown45
Baby Boomers' use of Facebook and Instagram: uses and gratifications theory and contextual age indicators45
Assessing the public perceptions of treated wastewater reuse: opportunities and implications for urban communities in developing countries45
Assessment of bacteriological quality and physico-chemical parameters of domestic water sources in Samaru community, Zaria, Northwest Nigeria45
Atlas of ACE2 gene expression reveals novel insights into transmission of SARS-CoV-245
Assessment of contamination level, pollution risk and source apportionment of heavy metals in the Halda River water, Bangladesh45
Nutritional and pharmacological importance of stinging nettle (Urtica dioica L.): A review45
The impact of digital transformation on innovation performance - The mediating role of innovation factors45
E-learning in higher education institutions during COVID-19 pandemic: current and future trends through bibliometric analysis45
Sustainable plastic waste management in a circular economy44
Antidiabetic, anticholinergic and antioxidant activities of aerial parts of shaggy bindweed (Convulvulus betonicifolia Miller subsp.) – profiling of phenolic compounds by LC-HRMS44
A review of threat modelling approaches for APT-style attacks44
Occurrence and fate of pharmaceuticals, personal care products (PPCPs) and pesticides in African water systems: A need for timely intervention44
EEG signal analysis using classification techniques: Logistic regression, artificial neural networks, support vector machines, and convolutional neural networks44
Online learning for undergraduate health professional education during COVID-19: Jordanian medical students' attitudes and perceptions44
Smallholder farmers’ perception of climate change and adoption of climate smart agriculture practices in Masaba South Sub-county, Kisii, Kenya44
Virtual screening, molecular docking studies and DFT calculations of FDA approved compounds similar to the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) efavirenz44
Prospects of honey in fighting against COVID-19: pharmacological insights and therapeutic promises44
Methods and variables in Electrical discharge machining of titanium alloy – A review44
Liposome-polymer complex for drug delivery system and vaccine stabilization44
Salt induced oxidative stress alters physiological, biochemical and metabolomic responses of green microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii43
Exam cheating and academic integrity breaches during the COVID-19 pandemic: An analysis of internet search activity in Spain43
Electrocoagulation treatment of high saline oily wastewater: evaluation and optimization43
Herbicide bioremediation: from strains to bacterial communities43
Fatty acid composition, bioactive phytochemicals, antioxidant properties and oxidative stability of edible fruit seed oil: effect of preharvest and processing factors43
Impact of online education on fear of academic delay and psychological distress among university students following one year of COVID-19 outbreak in Bangladesh43
Vibrational, electronic, spectroscopic properties, and NBO analysis of p-xylene, 3,6-difluoro-p-xylene, 3,6-dichloro-p-xylene and 3,6-dibromo-pxylene: DFT study42
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