Essays about: "fruit"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 195 essays containing the word fruit.

  1. 11. Modeling of a solar dryer for fruit preservation in developing countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Energivetenskaper

    Author : Juliette Chaignon; [2017]
    Keywords : solar drying - fruit preservation - indirect solar dryer - direct solar dryer - modeling - CFD; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : About 25,3 % of the Mozambican population is suffering from undernourishment even though a sufficient amount of food and specifically fruits are produced. Post-harvest losses are estimated to 25 % to 40 % and part of the production is not even harvested due to a short season. READ MORE

  2. 12. Reaching for higher hanging fruit - A quantitative study of the impact of business incubators on students' opportunity-based entrepreneurial intentions in low-income countries

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Carl Ljunggren; Marcus Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial Intention; Business Incubator; Low-income Countries; Uganda;

    Abstract : This study examines the role of business incubators in the development of opportunity-based entrepreneurial intentions among students in low-income countries. The study, conducted at Makerere University in Uganda, first concludes that Shapero's model for measuring entrepreneurial intentions is applicable in a low-income country's context, though with lower explanatory effect than in high-income countries. READ MORE

  3. 13. Inhibiting malate metabolism in L. plantarum 299v by introducing lactic acid in ProViva apple drinks

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Madeleine Göransson; [2016]
    Keywords : Microbiology; Product development; Lactic acid; Lactobacillus plantarum 299v; ProViva Apple drink; Preservative; food technology; livsmedelsteknologi; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis aimed to evaluate the possibilities of inhibition of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v metabolism of malate by introduction of lactic acid in ProViva apple drinks. The malate metabolism of L. READ MORE

  4. 14. Improving Image Based Fruitcount Estimates Using Multiple View-Points

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Madeleine Stein; [2016]
    Keywords : Computer vision; epipolar geometry; fruit count; fruit yield; mango; mono camera; lidar;

    Abstract : This master-thesis presents an approach to track and count the number of fruit incommercial mango orchards. The algorithm is intended to enable precision agri-culture and to facilitate labour and post-harvest storage planning. READ MORE

  5. 15. Estimations of anthropogenic nutrient flows at the coral reef island Ko Sak, Thailand : A simplified source flow analysis

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi; KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Emelie Lindström; Adam Engström; [2016]
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    Abstract : High levels of nutrients in tropical coastal areas is a big problem and poses large threats to coral reefs. Therefore this study will focus on nutrient flows from a source perspective. The aim of this study is to identify and quantify the phosphorus and nitrogen emissions from human activities at the island Ko Sak, Thailand. READ MORE