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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: SORTING AGRICULTURAL MATERIALS FOR DEFECTS USING IMAGING AND PHYSICAL METHODS

Location: Foodborne Toxin Detection and Prevention

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Building Computer Free Sorting Devices Based on Reflection of Visible and NIR Wavelengths - (Proceedings)
(02-Jun-10)
Sorting of in-shell Pistachio nuts from kernels using color imaging - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C., Toyofuku, N. 2010. Sorting Of In-Shell Pistachio Nuts From Kernals Using Color Imaging. Applied Engineering in Agriculture.26(4):633-638. Available:http://asae.frymulti.com/toc_journals.asp?volume=26&issue=4&conf=aeaj&orgconf=aeaj2010
Automatic image analysis and spot classification for detection of pathogenic Escherichia coli on glass slide DNA microarrays - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Quinones, B., Swimley, M.S., Toyofuku, N. 2010. Automatic image analysis and spot classification for detection of pathogenic Escherichia coli on glass slide DNA microarrays. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 71(2):163-169.
Automatic Weed Control System For Transplanted Processing Tomatoes Using X-ray Stem Sensing - (Proceedings)
Haff, R.P., Slaughter, D.C. 2009. Automatic Weed Control System For Transplanted Processing Tomatoes Using X-ray Stem Sensing. UJNR Food & Agricultural Panel Proceedings.
Real-time methods for non-destructive detection of pits in fresh cherries - (Proceedings)
(28-Apr-09)
X-ray based stem detection in an automatic tomato weeding system - (Proceedings)
(27-Apr-09)
Calculation of contaminant distribution in tree and ground nuts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toyofuku, N., Schatzki, T.F. 2009. Calculation of contaminant distribution in tree and ground nuts. World Mycotoxin Journal.2:(3):285-294.
Distribution of Aflatoxin in Non-Irrigated Peanuts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toyofuku, N., Schatzki, T.F., Ong, M.S. 2009. Distribution of Aflatoxin in Non-Irrigated Peanuts. World Mycotoxin Journal. 2(1):71-75.
Detection of pits in fresh cherries - (Proceedings)
Haff, R.P., Tsuta, M. 2009. Detection of pits in fresh cherries. UJNR Food & Agricultural Panel Proceedings.
X-ray detection of defects and contaminants in the food industry - (Review Article)
Haff, R.P., Toyofuku, N. 2008. X-ray detection of defects and contaminants in the food industry. Sensing and Instrumentation for Food Quality and Safety. 2:262-273.
Low Cost Real-Time Sorting of in Shell Pistachio Nuts from Kernels - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Jackson, E.S. 2008. Low Cost Real-Time Sorting of in Shell Pistachio Nuts from Kernels. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 24(4):487-490.
High Speed Real Time Removal of Undesirable Product from Food Processing Lines - (Proceedings)
Haff, R.P. 2007. High speed real time removal of undesirable product from food processing lines. UJNR Food & Agricultural Panel Proceedings, 36th Annual Meeting, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, October 21-25, 2007, Vol. , pp
Separating in shell pistachio nuts from kernels using impact vibration analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C. 2007. Separating in shell pistachio nuts from kernels using impact vibration analysis. Sensing and Instrumentation for Food Quality and Safety. 1(4):188-192
An Automatic Algorithm for Detection of Inclusions in X-ray Images of Agricultural Products - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C. 2007. An Automatic Algorithm for detection of Infestations in X-ray Images of Agricultural Products. Sensing and Instrumentation for Food Quality and Safety. 1(3):143-150
Obtaining flat x-ray images from round objects - (Proceedings)
Haff, R.P. 2007. Obtaining flat x-ray images from round objects. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Vol: pp .
Low cost real time sorting of in-shell pistachio nuts from kernels - (Proceedings)
Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2007. Low cost real time sorting of in-shell pistachio nuts from kernels. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
Spectral Band Selection for Optical Sorting of Pistachio Nut Defects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C. 2006. Spectral Band Selection for Optical Sorting of Pistachio Nut Defects. Transactions of the ASABE. 49(4): 1105-1113
X-Ray Detection of and Sorting of Olives Damaged by Fruit Fly - (Proceedings)
Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2006. X-ray detection of and sorting of olives damaged by fruit fly. Transactions of the ASABE. ASABE Paper #06-6062.
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