Essays about: "fruit"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 186 essays containing the word fruit.

  1. 6. 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

  2. 7. 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. 8. 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. 9. 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

  5. 10. 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