Essays about: "fruit"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 194 essays containing the word fruit.

  1. 6. Chemical composition of the Pulp and Seed Kernels of Baobab fruits from three different African Countries

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

    Author : Thelma Sikombe; [2016]
    Keywords : dietary fibre; phenolic; utilization; fat; kernels; pulp; food engineering; livsmedelsteknik; Technology and Engineering; Chemistry;

    Abstract : The baobab is among the commonly consumed wild fruits found in the semi-arid regions of sub-Saharan Africa. It has a wide application in food systems and folk medicine and has an advantage of surviving even in harsh environmental conditions. 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. Estimating Light Interception of Orchard Trees Using LiDAR and Solar Models

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Reglerteknik

    Author : Örn Samuel; [2016]
    Keywords : agriculture; lidar; light interception; fruit; orchard; trees;

    Abstract : In farming of fruit trees it is of interest to know the light interception of the trees. Therefore, in this project, a geometric model of the trees was derived using LiDAR data and this was combined with a sky model to estimate the light interceptionof orchard trees. READ MORE