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Agricultural Research Service

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Eric Jackson
Foodborne Toxin Detection and Prevention Research
Agricultural Engineer

Phone: (510) 559-5868
Fax: (510) 559-5777
Room 0100

USDA, ARS, PWA, WRRC-FTDP
800 BUCHANAN STREET
ALBANY , CA 94710


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Building lab-scale x-ray tube based irradiators -
Haff, R.P., Jackson, E.S., Gomez, J., Light, D.M., Follett, P.A., Simmons, G.S., Higbee, B.S. 2015. Building lab-scale x-ray tube based irradiators. Journal of Radiation Physics and Chemistry. 121:43-49.
Detection of fruit-fly infestation in olives using X-ray imaging: Algorithm development and prospects -
Haff, R.P., Jackson, E.S., Moscetti, R., Massantini, R. 2015. Detection of fruit-fly infestation in olives using X-ray imaging: Algorithm development and prospects. American Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 4(1):1-8.
Effects of x-ray irradiation on male navel orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on mating, fecundity, fertility, and inherited sterility Reprint Icon -
Light, D.M., Ovchinnikova, I., Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2015. Effects of x-ray irradiation on male navel orangeworm (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on mating, fecundity, fertility, and inherited sterility. Journal of Economic Entomology. 8(5):2200-2212. doi: 10.1093/JEE/TOV201.
One dimensional Linescan x-ray detection of pits in fresh cherries Reprint Icon -
Haff, R.P., Pearson, T.C., Jackson, E.S. 2013. One dimensional Linescan x-ray detection of pits in fresh cherries. American Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 1:18-26.
X-ray based stem detection in an automated tomato weeding system -
Haff, R.P., Slaughter, D.C., Jackson, E.S. 2011. X-ray based stem detection in an automated tomato weeding system. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 27(5):803-810.
Real-time methods for non-destructive detection of pits in fresh cherries -
Low Cost Real-Time Sorting of in Shell Pistachio Nuts from Kernels -
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.
Low cost real time sorting of in-shell pistachio nuts from kernels -
Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2007. Low cost real time sorting of in-shell pistachio nuts from kernels. ASABE Annual International Meeting.
X-RAY DETECTION OF AND SORTING OF OLIVES DAMAGED BY FRUIT FLY -
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.
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR NON-DESTRUCTIVE DETECTION OF PITS AND SEED FRAGMENTS IN FRUIT -
Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2006. Method and apparatus for non-destructive detection of pits and seed fragments in fruit. U.S. Patent 7,024,942 B1.
NON-DESTRUCTIVE DETECTION OF PITS AND PIT FRAGMENTS IN DRIED PLUMS -
Haff, R.P., Jackson, E.S., Pearson, T.C. 2005. Non-destructive detection of pits and pit fragments in dried plums. Applied Engineering in Agriculture.21(6):1021-1026.
SENSOR FOR DETECTION OF PITS IN DRIED PLUMS -
Jackson, E.S., Haff, R.P. 2004. Sensor for detection of pits in dried plums. ASABE Annual International Meeting. ASABE PAPER #046123.
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