Essays about: "yield penalty"

Found 2 essays containing the words yield penalty.

  1. 1. Evaluation of the effects of the waxy starch mutation and environment on yield and starch functional properties of cassava

    University essay from SLU/Department of Plant Breeding (from 130101)

    Author : Amanda Karlström; [2015]
    Keywords : cassava; environment; functional properties; starch; yield penalty; waxy;

    Abstract : Cassava roots are one of the most important sources of starch on a global scale. Two aspects of cassava as a starch crop were studied in this thesis work; 1) determining if the amylose-free (waxy) mutation is coupled with a reduction in yield, and 2) the environmental impact on yield, yield components and starch functional properties of cassava. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Parametric Method for Multi-Pitch Estimation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Filip Elvander; [2015]
    Keywords : Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : This thesis proposes a novel method for multi-pitch estimation. The method operates by posing pitch estimation as a sparse recovery problem which is solved using convex optimization techniques. In that respect, it is an extension of an earlier presented estimation method based on the group-LASSO. READ MORE