Essays about: "fruit"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 207 essays containing the word fruit.

  1. 21. Comparing the serotonergic system in vertebrates and invertebrates

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Elin Hessling; [2017]
    Keywords : Serotonergic system; serotonin receptors; SSRIs; serotonin transporter protein;

    Abstract : The serotonergic system is involved in a broad range of functions in both vertebrates and invertebrates and is highly conserved across taxa. Serotonin is an important monoamine acting in the brains of humans and animals, and has large and varying influences on many aspects of an individual’s life. READ MORE

  2. 22. 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

  3. 23. 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

  4. 24. Fuel Cell for Food Preservation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemivetenskap (CHE)

    Author : Maximilian Spencer; [2016]
    Keywords : food preservation; fuel cell oxygen depletion; proton exchange membrane fuel cells; oxidative food spoilage; Hydrogen fuel cells;

    Abstract : As foodstuffs are being produced, transported and stored in greater quantities than ever before in human history and with an alarming amount of food products being lost to spoilage every year, new, environmentally friendly ways of preserving food products are being actively researched and developed in today’s world. Oxygen is a key pathway towards food decay and destruction, due to its dual roles as a source of respiration for the multitude of microorganisms that can cause food spoilage and through direct destruction through oxidation reactions within food products that cause oxidative deterioration. READ MORE

  5. 25. Svenska äpplen - hur ligger det till med växtnäringsbehovet?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Vilhelm von Unge; [2016]
    Keywords : äppelodling; fruktodling; näringsbalans; näringsläckage; enkätundersökning;

    Abstract : Apples are a popular fruit in Sweden. The production is however low in comparison to the consumption. With a warmer climate in Sweden in the near future it is probable that there will be an increase in the number of apple orchards. READ MORE