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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Samir Trabelsi
Quality and Safety Assessment Research Unit
Electronic Engineer

Phone: (706) 546-3157
Fax: (706) 546-3607
USDA, ARS, SAA
RBRRC
950 COLLEGE STATION ROAD
ATHENS, GA, 30605

Projects
Developing Calibration Techniques for in-line Characterization of Solid Biomass Products
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 425967
DEVELOP METHODS TO ASSESS AND IMPROVE POULTRY AND EGG QUALITY
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 420383
SENSING METHODS & INSTRUMENTATION FOR RAPID DETERMINATION OF MOISTURE CONTENT... AND OTHER QUALITY ATTRIBUTES OF GRAINS, SEEDS, & NUTS
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 420519
Microwave Sensors for Rapid, In-line Determination of the Moisture Content of Solid Biomass Products
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 426063
Radiofrequency Pasteurization of Dried Vegetables and Spices
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 426081

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Density-independent microwave moisture sensing in flowing grain and seed - (Proceedings) - (03-Jun-14)
Evaluation of in-shell kernel moisture content monitoring with a microwave moisture meter during peanut drying - (Proceedings) - (10-Jun-13)
The evolution of dielectric properties measurement techniques for agricultural products - (Proceedings) - (03-Jun-13)
Dielectric properties of grain and seed and their usefulness in sensing physical properties - (Proceedings) - (03-Jun-13)
Determination of complex permittivity from propagation constant measurement with planar transmission lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2013. Determination of complex permittivity from propagation constant measurement with planar transmission lines. Measurement Science and Technology. 24(10):1-8.
An automated approach to peanut drying with real-time microwave monitoring of in-shell kernel moisture content - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Tollner, E.W., Haidekker, M.A. 2013. An automated approach to peanut drying with real-time microwave monitoring of in-shell kernel moisture content. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(4).
Microwave dielectric method for the rapid, non-destructive determination of bulk density and moisture content of peanut hull pellets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.0., Paz, A.M. 2013. Microwave dielectric method for the rapid, non-destructive determination of bulk density and moisture content of peanut hull pellets. Biosystems Engineering. 115(3):332-338.
Investigating effects of aging on radio-frequency dielectric properties of chicken meat - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S. 2013. Investigating effects of aging on radio-frequency dielectric properties of chicken meat. Proceedings of the 2013 International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. p.1685-1688.
Measuring the complex permittivity of poultry meat with a planar transmission-line sensor - (Proceedings)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S. 2013. Measuring the complex permittivity of poultry meat with a planar transmission-line sensor. Proceedings of the 2013 International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. p.1689-1693.
Microwave moisture sensing through use of a piecewise density-independent function - (Proceedings)
Mckeown, M.S., Trabelsi, S., Tollner, E.W. 2013. Microwave moisture sensing through use of a piecewise density-independent function. Proceedings of the 2013 International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. p.1712-1716.
A calibration technique for measuring the complex permittivity of materials with planar transmission lines - (Proceedings)
Roelvink, J., Trabelsi, S. 2013. A calibration technique for measuring the complex permittivity of materials with planar transmission lines. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. p.1445-1448.
A planar transmission-line sensor for measuring the microwave permittivity of liquid and semisolid biological materials - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2013. A planar transmission-line sensor for measuring the microwave permittivity of liquid and semisolid biological materials. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 62(11): 2974-2982.
Automation of peanut drying with a sensor network including an in-shell kernel moisture sensor - (Proceedings)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2013. Automation of peanut drying with a sensor network including an in-shell kernel moisture sensor. Southeastcon, IEEE. p.136-142.
Measuring and modeling of radiofrequency dielectric properties of chicken breast meat - (Abstract Only)
Trabelsi, S. 2013. Measuring and modeling of radiofrequency dielectric properties of chicken breast meat [abstract]. ASABE Annual International Meeting. p.1703-1707.
Modeling the use of microwave energy in sensing of moisture content in vidalia onions - (Abstract Only)
Mckeown, M.S., Trabelsi, S., Tollner, E.W. 2013. Modeling the use of microwave energy in sensing of moisture content in vidalia onions [abstract]. ASABE Annual International Meeting. p.1708-1712.
Microwave moisture meter for in-shell almonds. - (Abstract Only)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2013. Microwave moisture meter for in-shell almonds.. ASABE Annual International Meeting. p.1699-1702.
A planar transmission line sensor for measuring microwave permittivity of liquid and semisolid biological materials - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Dec-12)
The use of dielectric spectroscopy as a tool for predicting meat quality in poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Samuel, D.D., Trabelsi, S., Karnuah, A., Anthony, N., Aggrey, S. 2012. The use of dielectric spectroscopy as a tool for predicting meat quality in poultry. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11(9):551-555.
Integrating an embedded system in a microwave moisture meter - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Integrating an embedded system in a microwave moisture meter. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(6):923-931.
Microwave dielectric properties of cereal grains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2012. Microwave dielectric properties of cereal grains. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(5):1989-1996.
Microwave Dielectric Properties of Cereal Grains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2012. Microwave Dielectric Properties of Cereal Grains. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(5):1989-1996.
Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Materials - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Materials. Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy. Volume 46, No.2, pp.93-107, 2012.
Investigating influence of temperature on radio-frequency dielectrica properties of chicken meat - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S. 2012. Investigating influence of temperature on radio-frequency dielectrica properties of chicken meat. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 121337363.
Microwave meter for rapid, nondestructive determination of in-shell peanut kernel moisture content from dielectric measurements on cleaned and uncleaned pod samples - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A., Nelson, S.O. 2012. Microwave meter for rapid, nondestructive determination of in-shell peanut kernel moisture content from dielectric measurements on cleaned and uncleaned pod samples. ASABE Annual International Meeting. ASABE Paper No. 121338109.
An Automated Approach to Peanut dring with real-time monitoring of in-shell Kernel Moisture Content with a Microwave Sensor - (Proceedings)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Tollner, E.W., Haidekker, M.A. 2012. An Automated Approach to Peanut dring with real-time monitoring of in-shell Kernel Moisture Content with a Microwave Sensor. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 121337870.
Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products and Food Materials - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products and Food Materials. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 121338239.
Techniques for Measuring the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Techniques for Measuring the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No. 121338238.
Measurement of dielectric properties of whole and ground chicken breast meat over the frequency range from 500 MHz to 50 GHz - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Samuel, D.D., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Measurement of dielectric properties of whole and ground chicken breast meat over the frequency range from 500 MHz to 50 GHz. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11(3)172-176.
Temperature Dependence of the Radio-Frequency Dielectric Properties of Chicken Meat - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S. 2012. Temperature Dependence of the Radio-Frequency Dielectric Properties of Chicken Meat. Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings. pp. 298-304.
Influence of color on dielectric properties of marinated poultry breast meat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Samuel, D.D., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Influence of color on dielectric properties of marinated poultry breast meat. Poultry Science. 91:2011-2016.
Factors Affecting the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Products - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Factors Affecting the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Products. Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings. 55-64, 2012.
Measuring the complex permittivity of thin grain samples by the free-space transmission technique - (Proceedings)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Measuring the complex permittivity of thin grain samples by the free-space transmission technique. Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference Record. p. 310-313.
Measuring the complex permittivity of grain by the free-space technique with a thru-reflect-match calibration procedure - (Abstract Only)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Measuring the complex permittivity of grain by the free-space technique with a thru-reflect-match calibration procedure. National Radio Science Meeting.Proceedings, P.75.
Extensions to the quasi-static expressions for the line parameters of coplanar waveguide with relatively thick conductors - (Abstract Only)
Roelvink, J.T., Trabelsi, S. 2012. Extensions to the quasi-static expressions for the line parameters of coplanar waveguide with relatively thick conductors. National Radio Science Meeting. Proceedings, p.74.
A Century of grain and seed moisture measurement by sensing electrical properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2012. A Century of grain and seed moisture measurement by sensing electrical properties. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):629-636.
Dielectric spectroscopy measurements for moisture prediction in vidalia onions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mckeown, M.S., Trabelsi, S., Tollner, E.W., Nelson, S.O. 2012. Dielectric spectroscopy measurements for moisture prediction in vidalia onions. Journal of Food Engineering. 111:505-510.
Analysis of stability and type-independence of three density-independent calibration functions for microwave moisture sensing in shelled and unshelled peanuts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Tollner, E.W. 2012. Analysis of stability and type-independence of three density-independent calibration functions for microwave moisture sensing in shelled and unshelled peanuts. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(1)189-198.
Examination of dielectric spectroscopy data for correlations with melon quality - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M. 2011. Examination of dielectric spectroscopy data for correlations with melon quality. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). ASABE Paper No. 110851.
Effect of foreign material in peanuts on in-shell nondestructive moisture sensing with a microwave moisture meter - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M. 2011. Effect of foreign material in peanuts on in-shell nondestructive moisture sensing with a microwave moisture meter. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. 2011 CDROM.
A Century of Grain and Seed Moisture Sensing through Electrical Properties - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. A Century of Grain and Seed Moisture Sensing through Electrical Properties. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. ASABE Paper No. 1110850.
A Half Century of Research on Agricultural Applications for RF and Microwave Dielectric Heating - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. A Half Century of Research on Agricultural Applications for RF and Microwave Dielectric Heating. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. ASABE Paper Number:110849.
Integrating an Embedded System within a Microwave Moisture Meter - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M. 2011. Integrating an Embedded System within a Microwave Moisture Meter. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. ASABE Paper No.1110943.
Dielectric investigation of water binding in grains - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. Dielectric investigation of water binding in grains. Internation Society for Electromagnetic Aquametry Proceedings. pp. 87-91, Kansas City, MO, May 31- June 3, 2011.
Microwave Moisture Meter for Nodestructive and Instantaneous Peanut Grading Application - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A., Nelson, S.O. 2011. Microwave Moisture Meter for Nodestructive and Instantaneous Peanut Grading Application. Internation Society for Electromagnetic Aquametry Proceedings. pp. 249-255, Kansas City, MO, May 31- June 3, 2011.
A brief history of grain and seed moisture sensing through dielectric properties - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. A brief history of grain and seed moisture sensing through dielectric properties. Internation Society for Electromagnetic Aquametry Proceedings. p. 202-212.
Impact of further processing on dielectric properties of broiler poultry meat - (Abstract Only) - (25-Mar-11)
Sensing Grain and Seed Moisture and Density from Dielectric Properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. Sensing Grain and Seed Moisture and Density from Dielectric Properties. International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 4(1):75-81.
Embedded solution for a microwave moisture meter - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M. 2011. Embedded solution for a microwave moisture meter. Southeastcon, IEEE. 2011 CDROM.
Use of grain and seed dielectric properties for moisture measurement - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2011. Use of grain and seed dielectric properties for moisture measurement. IEEE IGARSS Annual Proceedings. 2011 CDROM.
Investigation of differences in dielectric properties of marinated poultry meat - (Abstract Only) - (10-Feb-11)
Measurement of the dielectric properties of sawdust between 0.5 and 15 GHz - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paz, A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Thorin, E. 2011. Measurement of the dielectric properties of sawdust between 0.5 and 15 GHz. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 60(10):3384:3390.
Models for the Microwave Dielectric Properties of Grain and Seed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2011. Models for the microwave dielectric properties of grain and seed. Transactions of the ASABE. 54(2):549-553.
Microwave dielectric properties of ground and whole-muscle chicken meat and correlations with quality attributes - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Samuel, D.D. 2010. Microwave dielectric properties of ground and whole-muscle chicken meat and correlations with quality attributes. 44th Annual Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings; Denver, Colorado; July 14-16, 2010, pp. 136-141.
Dielectric-based method for determining moisture content and bulk density of peanut-hull pellets - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2010. Dielectric-based method for determining moisture content and bulk density of peanut-hull pellets. 44th Annual Microwave International Conference Proceedings; Denver, Colorado; July 14-16, 2010, pp. 190-195.
Microwave dielectric method for moisture sensing almonds - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2010. Microwave dielectric method for moisture sensing almonds. 44th Annual Microwave Symposium Proceedings; Denver, Colorado; July 14-16, 2010, pp. 161-166.
Microwave Sensing of Density and Moisture in Granular Materials - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. Microwave Sensing of Density and Moisture in Granular Materials. Proceedings of the 44th Annual Microwave Power Symposium, Denver, CO, July 14-16, 2010, pp. 228-232.
Microwave Sensor for Simultaneous and Nondestructive Determination of Moisture Content and Bulk Density of Granular Materials - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. 2010. Microwave Sensor for Simultaneous and Nondestructive Determination of Moisture Content and Bulk Density of Granular Materials. European Microwave Conference. 493-496,2010.
Stability and Type-Independence Analysis of Density-Independent Calibration Fuctions for Microwave Moisture Sensing in Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A., Nelson, S.O., Tollner, E.W. 2010. Stability and Type-Independence Analysis of Density-Independent Calibration Fuctions for Microwave Moisture Sensing in Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts. ASABE Annual International Meeting Paper No 1009857, Pittsburg, Pa. 2010.
Microwave Moisture Meter for Rapid and Nondestructive Grading of Peanuts - (Proceedings)
ASABE Paper No. 1008521, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, ST. Jopseph, MI. 2010.
Grain and Seed Moisture and Density Measurement through Sensing of Dielectric Properties - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2010. Grain and Seed Moisture and Density Measurement through Sensing of Dielectric Properties. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).No. 100851, St. Jopseph, MI.
Microwave Dielectric Properties Models for Grain and Seed - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2010. Microwave Dielectric Properties Models for Grain and Seed. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). No. 1008518, St. Jopseph, MI.
Dielectric Properties of Peanut-hull Pellets at Microwave Frequencies - (Proceedings)
Ana Marta, P., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2010. Dielectric Properties of Peanut-hull Pellets at Microwave Frequencies. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, CD, pp. 62-66.
Microwave Moisture Meter for Granular and Particulate Materials - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2010. Microwave Moisture Meter for Granular and Particulate Materials. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, CD, pp. 1304-1308.
Measurement of Grain and Seed Moisture and Density Through Permittivity Relationships - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2010. Measurement of Grain and Seed Moisture and Density Through Permittivity Relationships. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, CD, pp. 964-969.
Microwave moisture sensor for rapid and nondestructive grading of peanuts - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2010. Microwave moisture sensor for rapid and nondestructive grading of peanuts. IEEE Southeast Conference 2010.
Measurement of grain and seed microwave permitivity for moisture and density determination - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2010. Measurement of grain and seed microwave permitivity for moisture and density determination. IEEE Southeast Conference 2010 Proceedings.
Effects of "Natural" Water and "Added" Water on Microwave Dielectric Properties of Shelled Corn at Microwave Frequencies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Lewis, M.A. 2009. Effects of "Natural" Water and "Added" Water on Microwave Dielectric Properties of Shelled Corn at Microwave Frequencies. Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy.
Effect of "Natural" Water and "Added" Water on Dielectric Properties of Shelled Corn at Microwave Frequencies - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Lewis, M.A. 2009. Effect of "Natural" Water and "Added" Water on Dielectric Properties of Shelled Corn at Microwave Frequencies. 43rd Annual International Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings. pp. 89-94.
Investigating Moisture, Density, and Temperature Dependence of Dielectric Properties of Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts at Microwave Frequencies - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A., Nelson, S.O. 2009. Investigating Moisture, Density, and Temperature Dependence of Dielectric Properties of Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts at Microwave Frequencies. 43rd Annual International Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings. pp. 95-100.
Influence of Water Content on RF and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Foods - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2009. Influence of Water Content on RF and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Foods. 43rd Annual International Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings.pp. 153-156.
Applications for Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2009. Applications for Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products. 43rd Annual International Microwave Power Symposium Proceedings. pp. 20-22.
Microwave Nondestructive Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density with Temperature Compensation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Lewis, M.A. 2009. Microwave Nondestructive Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density with Temperature Compensation. Sensing and Instrumentation for Food Quality and Safety 3:114-121.
Use of Dielectric Spectroscoy for Determining Quality Attributes of Poultry Meat - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2009. Use of Dielectric Spectroscoy for Determining Quality Attributes of Poultry Meat. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Dielectric properties of agricultural products and applications - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2009. Dielectric properties of agricultural products and applications. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Dielectric Study of Storage Effects on Quality Attributes of Eggs - (Proceedings)
Proceeding of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009). Dielectric Study of Storage Effects on Quality Attributes of Eggs. Meeting Proceedings. Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Jones, D.R. 2009. pp. 379-382.
Influence of Water content of RF and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Foods - (Proceedings)
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moisture Substances (ISEMA 2009), June 1-5 2009, Espoo, Finland. Influence of Water content of RF and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Foods. Nelson, S.O, Trabelsi, S. 2009. pp. 11-18.
Study of Melon Permittivities for Quality Sensing - (Proceedings)
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009), June 1-5, 2009, Espoo, Finland. Study of Melon Permittivities for Quality Sensing. Symposium Proceedings. Nelson, S.O, Trabelsi, S. 2009. pp. 19-22.
Rapid and Nondestructive Determination of Moisture Content in Peanut Kernels from Microwave Measurement of Dielectric Properties of Pods - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2009. Rapid and Nondestructive Determination of Moisture Content in Peanut Kernels from Microwave Measurement of Dielectric Properties of Pods. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Influence of Water Content on RF and Microwave Dielectric Behavior of Foods - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2009. Influence of Water Content on RF and Microwave Dielectric Behavior of Foods. Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy. 43(2):13-23.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Melons for Potential Quality Sensing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2009. Dielectric Spectroscopy of Melons for Potential Quality Sensing. Transactions of the ASABE. 51(6):2209-2214.
Microwave Nondestructive Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density with Temperature Compensation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Lewis, M.A. 2009. Microwave Nondestructive Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density with Temperature Compensation. Sensing and Instrumentation for Food Quality and Safety.
Development of vibrational spectroscopic methods to rapidly and non-destructively assess quality of chicken breast meat - (Abstract Only)
Zhuang, H., M., S., Trabelsi, S., Lawrence, K.C. 2009. Development of vibrational spectroscopic methods to rapidly and non-destructively assess quality of chicken breast meat. Meeting Abstract.
Dielectric Spectroscopy Measurements on Fruit, Meat, and Grain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2008. Dielectric Spectroscopy Measurements on Fruit, Meat, and Grain. Transactions of the ASABE. 51(5):1829-1834.
Frequency, temperature, density and moisture dependence of dielectric properties of unshelled and shelled peanuts - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A., Nelson, S.O. 2008. Frequency, temperature, density and moisture dependence of dielectric properties of unshelled and shelled peanuts. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
Radio Frequency (RF) dielectric properties of honeydew melon and watermelon juice and correlations with sugar content - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guo, W., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2008. Radio Frequency (RF) dielectric properties of honeydew melon and watermelon juice and correlations with sugar content. Transactions of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering.
Use of dielectric spectroscopy for pelleted biofuels characterization - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Lewis, M.A. 2008. Use of dielectric spectroscopy for pelleted biofuels characterization. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
Type-Independent Calibration Method for Microwave Moisture Sensing in Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts - (Proceedings)
Lewis, M.A., Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Tollner, E.W. 2009. Type-Independent Calibration Method for Microwave Moisture Sensing in Unshelled and Shelled Peanuts. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Moisture influence on the dielectric behavior of foods - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2009. Moisture influence on the dielectric behavior of foods. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Practical Microwave Meter for Sensing Moisture and Density in Granular Materials - (Proceedings) - (24-Mar-08)
Practical Microwave Meter for Sensing Moisture and Density in Granular Materials - (Proceedings) - (24-Mar-08)
Study of Fruit Permittivity Measurement for Quality Detection - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Guo, W., Trabelsi, S. 2008. Study of Fruit Permittivity Measurement for Quality Detection. Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference Record.
Microwave Dielectric Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density and with Temperature Compensation - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2008. Microwave Dielectric Sensing of Moisture Content in Shelled Peanuts Independent of Bulk Density and with Temperature Compensation. IEEE Sensor Applications Symposium.
Investigation of Dielectric Sensing for Fruit Quality Determination - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Wenchuan, G., Trabelsi, S. 2008. Investigation of Dielectric Sensing for Fruit Quality Determination. IEEE Sensor Applications Symposium.
Microwave Moisture Sensor for Grain and Seed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2008. Microwave Moisture Sensor for Grain and Seed. Biological Engineering (ASABE) 1(2): 195-202.
Study of Temperature Dependence of Dielectric Properties of Bound Water in Grain and Seed at Microwave Frequencies - (Abstract Only)
Trabelsi, S. 2008. Study of Temperature Dependence of Dielectric Properties of Bound Water in Grain and Seed at Microwave Frequencies. International Conference on Water and Irrigation.
Dielectric Properties of Uncooked Chicken Breast Muscles from 10 to 1800 MHz - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhuang, H., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Savage, E.M. 2008. Dielectric Properties of Uncooked Chicken Breast Muscles from 10 to 1800 MHz. Poultry Science. 86:2433-2440.
Sensing Egg Quality During Storage by Radiofrequency Complex Permittivity Measurement - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Guo, W., Nelson, S.O., Jones, D. 2007. Sensing Egg Quality During Storage by Radiofrequency Complex Permittivity Measurement.International Conference on Engineering Sensors for Measuring Quality Fresh. Program & Book of Abstracts, pp. 515-516, 2007.
Dielectric Properties of Honeydew Melons and Correlation with Quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wen-Chuan, G., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Dielectric Properties of Honeydew Melons and Correlation with Quality. Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy.
Inexpensive Microwave Moisture Sensor for Granular Materials - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Inexpensive Microwave Moisture Sensor for Granular Materials. IEEE IGARSS Annual Proceedings.
Effect of Near-Field Free-Space Measurements on Accuracy of Determination of Bulk Density and Moisture Content in Grain - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Effect of Near-Field Free-Space Measurements on Accuracy of Determination of Bulk Density and Moisture Content in Grain. Proceedings for Electronic Imaging Meeting.
A Low-Cost Microwave Sensor for Simultaneous and Independent Determination of Bulk Density and Moisture Content in Grain and Seed - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. A low-cost microwave sensor for simultaneous and independent determination of bulk density and moisture content in grain and seed. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
Dielectric Study of Water Binding in Grain - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Dielectric Study of Water Binding in Grain. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
Determining Qualtiy Factors of Eggs from Microwave Permittivity Measurements - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Determining Qualtiy Factors of Eggs from Microwave Permittivity Measurements. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
10- to 1800-MHz Dielectric Spectroscopy of Eggs in Storage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wen-Chuan, G., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Jones, D.R. 2007. 10- to 1800-mhz dielectric spectroscopy of eggs in storage. Journal of Food Science.
10- to 1800-MHz dielectric properties of fresh apples during storage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guo, W., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. 10- to 1800-mhz dielectric properties of fresh apples during storage. Journal of Food Engineering.
Unified Microwave Moisture Sensing Technique for Grain and Seed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Unified Microwave Moisture Sensing Technique for Grain and Seed. Measurement Science and Technology.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Watermelons for Sensing Quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Guo, W., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Dielectric Spectroscopy of Watermelons for Sensing Quality. Measurement Science and Technology.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Fresh Chicken Breast Meat - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Zhuang, H. 2007. Dielectric Spectroscopy of Fresh Chicken Breast Meat. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE).
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Fresh Chicken Breast Meat - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Zhuang, H. 2007. Dielectric Spectroscopy of Fresh Chicken Breast Meat. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Dielectric Properties of Watermelons and Correlation with Soluble Solids Content - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Guo, W., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Dielectric Properties of Watermelons and Correlation with Soluble Solids Content. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Sensing Quality of Watermelons through Dielectric Permittivity - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Guo, W., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Sensing Quality of Watermelons through Dielectric Permittivity. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Image Processing.
Dietectric Properties of Watermelons & Correlation with Soluble Solids Content - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Wen-Chuan, G., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S. 2007. Dietectric Properties of Watermelons & Correlation with Soluble Solids Content. ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No. 076073, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI
Sensing Quality of Watermelons Through Dielectric Permittivity - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Wen-Chuan, G., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Sensing Quality of Watermelons Through Dielectric Permittivity. Meeting Abstract.
Effect of deboning time and muscle type on dielectric properties of uncooked chicken breast muscles at 5 degrees C - (Abstract Only)
Zhuang, H., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Savage, E.M. 2007. Effect of deboning time and muscle type on dielectric properties of uncooked chicken breast muscles at 5 degrees C. Joint Meeting of the ADSA, AMSA, ASAS and PSA.
On the Accuracy of Bulk Density and Moisture Content Prediction in Wheat from Near-field Free-space Measurements - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. On the Accuracy of Bulk Density and Moisture Content Prediction in Wheat from Near-field Free-space Measurements. Review Article. Technishes Messen Vol 74, No. 5, pp. 280-289, 2007.
Temperature-Dependent Behavior of Dielectric Properties of Bound Wataer in Grain at Microwave Frequencies. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Temperature-dependent behavior of dielectric properties of bound wataer in grain at microwave frequencies. Measurement Science and Technology. 17:2289-2293.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Watermelons for Sensing Quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Guo, W., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2007. Dielectric Spectroscopy of Watermelons for Sensing Quality. Measurement Science and Technology. Measurement Science and Technology, Vol. 18, pp. 1887-1892, 2007.
Investigating Effect of Near-Field Free-Space Permittivity Measurements on Accuracy of Bulk Density and Moisture Content Determination in Grain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2007. Investigating effect of near-field free-space permittivity measurements on accuracy of bulk density and moisture content determination in grain. Measurement Science and Technology.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Honeydue Melons from 10 Mhz to 1.8 Ghz for Quality Sensing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2006. Dielectric spectroscopy of honeydue melons from 10 mhz to 1.8 ghz for quality sensing. Transactions of the ASABE. 49(6):1977-1981.
Dielectric relaxation in complex systems: quality sensing and dielectric properties of honeydew melons from 10 MHz to 1.8 GHz - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nignatullin, R.R., Arbuzov, A.A., Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2006. Dielectric relaxation in complex systems: quality sensing and dielectric properties of honeydew melons from 10 MHz to 1.8 GHz. Journal of Instrumentation (JINST) 1 P10002. pp. 1-19.
Microwave Dielectric Properties of Grain in Nonequilibrium State: Effect of Moisture and Temperature - (Abstract Only)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S. O. 2006. Microwave dielectric properties of grain in nonequilibrium state: effect of moisture and temperature [abstract][CD-ROM]. IEEE AP-S Symposium and USNC/URSI and AMEREM Meetings. p. 361.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Wheat from 10 Mhz to 1.8 Ghz - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2006. Dielectric spectroscopy of wheat from 10 mhz to 1.8 ghz. Measurement Science and Technology. 17:2294-2298.
A Low-Cost Microwave Moisture Sensor - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O., Ramahi, O. 2006. A low-cost microwave moisture sensor. Proceedings of the 36th European Microwave Conference, Manchester, UK. September 10-15,2006, pp. 447-450.
Dielectric Study of Binding Modes of Water in Grain and Seed at Low Temperatures - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Dielectric study of binding modes of water in grain and seed at low temperatures. 40th Annual Microwave Symposium Proceedings. August 9-11, 2006, Boston, MA. pp.89-92.
Temperature-Dependent Behavior of Microwave Dielectric Properties of Bound Water in Grain and Seed - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Temperature-dependent behavior of microwave dielectric properties of bound water in grain and seed. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Paper Series. Paper Number 066077.
Unified Algorithm for Microwave Sensing of Moisture in Grain and Seed - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Unified algorithm for microwave sensing of moisture in grain and seed. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Paper Series. Paper number 063094.
Correlating Honeydew Melon Quality with Dielectric Properties - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2006. Correlating honeydew melon quality with dielectric properties. American Society of Aagricultural and Biological Engineers Paper Series. Paper No. 066122
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Hard Red Winter Wheat - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S. 2006. Dielectric spectroscopy of hard red winter wheat. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Paper Series. Paper no. 063045.
Nondestructive Moisture Sensing in Peanut Kernels from Microwave Permittivity Measurements on Unshelled Pods - (Proceedings)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Nondestructive moisture sensing in peanut kernels from microwave permittivity measurements on unshelled pods. Proceedings of the 23rd IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference Record, May 24-27, 2006, Sorrento, Italy. pp. 305-307,CD.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Honeydew Melons for Quality Sensing - (Proceedings)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2006. Dielectric spectroscopy of honeydew melons for quality sensing. In Proceeding of the 23rd IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Technology Conference, May 24-27,2006, Sorrento, Italy. pp. 180-182,CD.
Dielectric Spectroscopy of Honeydew Melons - (Abstract Only)
Nelson, S.O., Trabelsi, S., Kays, S.J. 2006. Dielectric spectroscopy of honeydew melons [Abstract] [CD-ROM]. Annual Meeting Abstracts of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, p. A146.
Near-Field Measurements of Dielectric Properties of Granular Materials with Microstrip Antennas for Microwave-Sensing Applications - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabelsi, S., Nelson, S.O. 2006. Near-field measurements of dielectric properties of granular materials with microstrip antennas for microwave-sensing applications. Research in Nondestructive Evaluation. 17(1).
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