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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Grading Methods & Standards
item Dielectric properties of agricultural materials and their application (Apr 2015)
item Simultaneous measurements of Cotton fiber maturity, fineness, ribbon width, and micronaire (Mar 2015)
item Cottonscope fiber maturity fineness, and ribbon width measurements with different sample sizes (Mar 2015)
item Synthesis and molecular structure of the 5-methoxycarbonylpentyl a-Glycoside of the upstream, terminal moiety of the O-specific polysaccharide of vibrio cholerae O1, serotype inaba (Feb 2015)
item Variation of the dielectric properties of chicken breast meet with frequency and temperature (Feb 2015)
item Nondestructive inspection of nuts for food quality and safety using NIRS (abstract) (Oct 2014)
item Assessment of real-time, in-shell kernel moisture content monitoring with a microwave moisture meter during peanut drying (Oct 2014)
item Preliminary examinations for the identification of U.S. domestic and international cotton fibers by near-infrared spectroscopy (Sep 2014)
item Cotton fiber moisture measurements: a comparative evaluation (Sep 2014)
item Chromosphores in cellulosics, XI: isoloation and identification of residual chromophores from bacterial cellulose (Aug 2014)
item Feasibility of NIR Spectroscopy to detect olive fruit infested by Bactrocera oleae (Aug 2014)
item Preliminary study of determining cotton trash components in lint cottons by near infrared spectroscopy technique (Aug 2014)
item Preliminary study of linear density, tenacity, and crystallinity of cotton fibers (Jul 2014)
item Field testing a microwave moisture sensor for real-time kernel moisture content monitoring during peanut drying (Jul 2014)
item Density-independent microwave moisture sensing in flowing grain and seed (Jul 2014)
item Detection of mold-damaged chestnuts by near-infrared spectroscopy (Jul 2014)
item Chromophores in cellulosics, XI: isolation and identification of residual chromophores from bacterial cellulose (Jul 2014)
item Fiber quality challenges facing the cotton industry (Apr 2014)
item Preliminary study of relating cotton fiber tenacity and elongation with crystallinity (Apr 2014)
item Chemical imaging of cotton fibers using an infrared microscope and a focal-plane array detector (Apr 2014)
item Determing the feasiblity of chemical imaging of cotton trash (Apr 2014)
item Comparisons of Cottonscope and AFIS fiber maturity distributions (Apr 2014)
item Fiber mass, count and breaking force from Stelometer test (Apr 2014)
item Comparisons of cotton maturity and fineness measurements (Cottonscope, AFIS, HVI™) (Apr 2014)
item Impact of storage condition on fiber quality and color (Apr 2014)
item New definitions for cotton fiber maturity ratio (Apr 2014)
item Possibilities for measuring cotton in the field and outside the laboratory: for breeding, production, ginning, the warehouse (Mar 2014)
item Split-replicates correlation of water content in cotton (Mar 2014)
item An investigation on the intra-sample distribution of cotton color by using image analysis (Jan 2014)
item Understanding the influence of fiber length on the HVI measurement of cotton fiber strength (Jan 2014)
item Nondestructive detection of infested chestnuts based on NIR spectroscopy (Jan 2014)
item A multispectral sorting device for isolating single wheat kernels with high protein content (Dec 2013)
item Advances in automated nut sorting (Nov 2013)
item Unraveling cellulose microfibrils: a twisted tale (Oct 2013)
item Effect of microfibril twisting in theoretical powder diffraction studies of cellulose Iß (Sep 2013)
item Electron (charge) density studies of cellulose models (Sep 2013)
item Idealized powder diffraction patterns for cellulose polymorphs (Aug 2013)
item Feasibility of visible and Near Infrared Spectroscopy in the determination of cotton thrash component (Aug 2013)
item Evaluation of in-shell kernel moisture content monitoring with a microwave moisture meter during peanut drying (Aug 2013)
item An automated approach to peanut drying with real-time microwave monitoring of in-shell kernel moisture content (Aug 2013)
item A rapid measurement for cotton breeders of maturity and fineness from developing and mature fibers (Jul 2013)
item Effect of in-package ozonation on quality of raw broiler breast meat during storage (Jul 2013)
item Effect of thawing methods on cook yield of frozen broiler breast fillets deboned at different postmortem times (Jul 2013)
item Preliminary study of NIR model transfer in the determination of cotton trash components (Jul 2013)
item Microwave moisture meter for in-shell almonds. (Jul 2013)
item Measuring and modeling of radiofrequency dielectric properties of chicken breast meat (Jul 2013)
item Modeling the use of microwave energy in sensing of moisture content in vidalia onions (Jul 2013)
item Automatic image analysis and spot classification for detection of fruit fly infestation in hyperspectral images of mangoes (Jul 2013)
item Chemistry of 2,5-dihydroxy-(1,4)-benzoquinone, a key chromophore in aged cellulosics (Jul 2013)
item Determination of complex permittivity from propagation constant measurement with planar transmission lines (Jul 2013)
item Cotton micronaire measurements by a small potable near infrared (NIR) analyzer (Jun 2013)
item At-line cotton color measurements by portable color spectrophotometers (Jun 2013)
item Preliminary evidence of oxidation in standard oven drying of cotton: attenuated total reflectance/ Fourier transform spectroscopy, colorimetry, and particulate matter formation (Jun 2013)
item Development of secondary cell wall in cotton fibers as examined with Fourier transform-infrared spectroscopy (May 2013)
item Understanding water content data in cottons equilibrated to moisture equilibrium (May 2013)
item NIR technique in the classification of cotton leaf grade (May 2013)
item A statistical analysis of the intra-sample distribution and variation of cotton color and its application (May 2013)
item Impact of storage on fiber quality (May 2013)
item Experience of the fibrotest for measuring cotton fiber length and strength properties (May 2013)
item Potential of visible and near infrared spectroscopy in the determination of instrumental leaf grade in lint cottons (May 2013)
item Preliminary examination of the effects of relative humidity on the fracture morphology of cotton flat bundles (May 2013)
item Chemistry of 5,8-dihydroxy-[1,4]-benzoquinone, a key chromophore in aged cellulosics (May 2013)
item Chemistry of 5,8-dihydroxy-[1,4]-naphtoquinone, a key chromophore in aged cellulosics (May 2013)
item Measuring the complex permittivity of poultry meat with a planar transmission-line sensor (May 2013)
item Investigating effects of aging on radio-frequency dielectric properties of chicken meat (May 2013)
item Microwave moisture sensing through use of a piecewise density-independent function (May 2013)
item A planar transmission-line sensor for measuring the microwave permittivity of liquid and semisolid biological materials (May 2013)
item An assessment of alternative cotton fibre quality attributes and their relationship with yarn strength (Apr 2013)
item Detection of flaws in hazelnuts using VIS/NIR spectroscopy (Apr 2013)
item Development of a low-cost NIR instrument for minced meat analysis: Part 1 - Spectrophotometer and sample presentations (Apr 2013)
item Automation of peanut drying with a sensor network including an in-shell kernel moisture sensor (Apr 2013)
item A calibration technique for measuring the complex permittivity of materials with planar transmission lines (Apr 2013)
item Measurements of cotton fiber maturity and fineness: method comparisons and fiber growth analyses (Apr 2013)
item Cellulose (Mar 2013)
item Characterization of cellulose II nanoparticles regenerated from ionic liquid, 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium chloride (Feb 2013)
item One dimensional Linescan x-ray detection of pits in fresh cherries (Feb 2013)
item Cellulose polymorphy, crystallite size, and the Segal crystallinity index (Feb 2013)
item Recent progress in Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy study of compositional, structural, and physical attributes of developmental cotton fiber cellulose (Jan 2013)
item A comparative study on cotton fiber length parameters’ effects on modeling yarn property (Jan 2013)
item Integrating an embedded system in a microwave moisture meter (Dec 2012)
item Preliminary assestment of lint cotton water content in gin-drying temperature studies (Dec 2012)
item Microwave dielectric properties of cereal grains (Oct 2012)
item Modeling of total water content in cotton before and after cleaning with the shirley analyzer (Oct 2012)
item Automatic detection of seed coat fragments in cotton fabrics (Sep 2012)
item Computer vision for foreign body detection and removal in the food industry (Aug 2012)
item Effects of Broiler Pectoralis Major Size on Sensory Descriptive Flavor and Texture Profiles of Cooked Meat (Aug 2012)
item An Automated Approach to Peanut dring with real-time monitoring of in-shell Kernel Moisture Content with a Microwave Sensor (Jul 2012)
item Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products and Food Materials (Jul 2012)
item Microwave meter for rapid, nondestructive determination of in-shell peanut kernel moisture content from dielectric measurements on cleaned and uncleaned pod samples (Jul 2012)
item Investigating influence of temperature on radio-frequency dielectrica properties of chicken meat (Jul 2012)
item Techniques for Measuring the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural Products (Jul 2012)
item Combining computational chemistry and crystallography for a better understanding of the structure of cellulose (Jul 2012)
item Simple X-ray diffraction algorithm for direct determination of cotton crystallinity (Jul 2012)
item Factors Influencing the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Materials (Jun 2012)
item Temperature Dependence of the Radio-Frequency Dielectric Properties of Chicken Meat (Jun 2012)
item Factors Affecting the Dielectric Properties of Agricultural and Food Products (Jun 2012)
item Fourier transform spectroscopy of cotton and cotton trash (May 2012)
item A Century of grain and seed moisture measurement by sensing electrical properties (May 2012)
item Measuring the complex permittivity of thin grain samples by the free-space transmission technique (May 2012)
item Comparative properties of cellulose nano-crystals from native and mercerized cotton fibers (May 2012)
item Fiber sample presentation system for spectrophotometer cotton fiber color measurements (Apr 2012)
item Approaches of using the beard testing method to obtain complete length distributions of the original samples (Apr 2012)
item Measure the color distribution of a cotton sample using image analysis (Apr 2012)
item Comparison of nir methods for measuring cotton fiber maturity and fineness (Apr 2012)
item Cotton fiber properties relative humidity and its effect on flat bundle strength elongation and fracture morphology (Apr 2012)
item Rapid cotton maturity and fineness measurements using the Cottonscope® (Apr 2012)
item Botanical trash mixtures analyzed with near-infrared spectroscopy (Apr 2012)
item Influence of defoliation date and gin-drying temperature on oven moisture and KFT water within cotton cultivars (Apr 2012)
item A Redesigned DFA Moisture Meter (Apr 2012)
item Measuring the complex permittivity of grain by the free-space technique with a thru-reflect-match calibration procedure (Apr 2012)
item Extensions to the quasi-static expressions for the line parameters of coplanar waveguide with relatively thick conductors (Apr 2012)
item Modernization of the DFA Moisture Meter (Apr 2012)
item Diffraction from nonperiodic models of cellulose crystals (Apr 2012)
item About the structure of cellulose: debating the Lindman hypothesis (Mar 2012)
item Chiroptical properties of an alternatingly functionalized cellotriose bearing two porphyrin groups (Mar 2012)
item Analysis of stability and type-independence of three density-independent calibration functions for microwave moisture sensing in shelled and unshelled peanuts (Mar 2012)
item Standard test method for water in lint cotton by oven evaporation combined with volumetric Karl Fischer Titration (Mar 2012)
item Dielectric spectroscopy measurements for moisture prediction in vidalia onions (Mar 2012)
item Ethylene sensing by silver(I) salt-impregnated luminescent films (Feb 2012)
item Near-infrared classification of cotton lint, botanical and field trash (Feb 2012)
item Rapid measurement of cotton fiber maturity and fineness by image analysis microscopy using the Cottonscope® (Feb 2012)
item Lipid encapsulated docosahexaenoic acid methyl ester (Jan 2012)
item Conformational analysis of cellobiose by electronic structure theories (Jan 2012)
item Methods for correcting morphological-based deficiencies in hyperspectral images of round objects (Jan 2012)
item Chromophores in cellulosics, VI. First isolation and identification of residual chromophores from aged cotton linters (Nov 2011)
item Determination of Basic Density and Moisture Content of Loblolly Pine Wood Disks using a NIR Hyperspectral Imaging System (Nov 2011)
item X-ray based stem detection in an automated tomato weeding system (Oct 2011)
item Integrating an Embedded System within a Microwave Moisture Meter (Aug 2011)
item A Century of Grain and Seed Moisture Sensing through Electrical Properties (Aug 2011)
item Effect of foreign material in peanuts on in-shell nondestructive moisture sensing with a microwave moisture meter (Aug 2011)
item Examination of dielectric spectroscopy data for correlations with melon quality (Aug 2011)
item A Half Century of Research on Agricultural Applications for RF and Microwave Dielectric Heating (Aug 2011)
item Investigation of the impact of instrumental and software applications on cotton and botanical trash identification by ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy (Aug 2011)
item Modelling the effect of solvents on carbohydrates (Aug 2011)
item Novel studies of non-aqueous volatiles in lint Cotton moisture tests by complementary thermal methods (Jul 2011)
item Reference method for total water in lint cotton by automated oven drying combined with volumetric Karl Fischer titration (Jul 2011)
item Poultry water holding capacity measurements using infrared spectroscopies correlated to traditional methods (Jul 2011)
item Fabric wrinkle characterization and classification using modified wavelet coefficients and optimized support-vector-machine classifier (Jun 2011)
item Dielectric investigation of water binding in grains (May 2011)
item Microwave Moisture Meter for Nodestructive and Instantaneous Peanut Grading Application (May 2011)
item A brief history of grain and seed moisture sensing through dielectric properties (May 2011)
item Embedded solution for a microwave moisture meter (May 2011)
item Book review: "cellulose science and technology" (May 2011)
item Modeling the fiber length distribution from data of the beard testing method (Apr 2011)
item Calculations of Young's moduli for cellulose Iß (Apr 2011)
item Preliminary field trash studies using near-infrared spectroscopy (Apr 2011)
item Miniature spinning as a tool for ginning research (Apr 2011)
item Preliminary assessments of portable color spectrophotometer measurements of cotton color (Apr 2011)
item Impacts of laboratory ginning method on cotton fiber micronaire measurements (Apr 2011)
item Improving the accuracy of predicting yarn properties by selecting proper fiber length parameters (Apr 2011)
item Miniature spinning as a fiber quality assessment tool (Apr 2011)
item Electron density studies of methyl cellobioside (Apr 2011)
item Hydroxyl orientations in cellobiose and other polyhydroxy compounds – modeling versus experiment (Apr 2011)
item Sensing Grain and Seed Moisture and Density from Dielectric Properties (Apr 2011)
item Thermal properties of encapsulated polyunsaturated fatty acid esters (Mar 2011)
item Estimation of the Young’s modulus of cellulose Iß by MM3 and quantum mechanics (Mar 2011)
item A close look at cotton seed coat fragments with AFISPro (Mar 2011)
item Reference test methods for total water in lint cotton by Karl Fischer Titration and low temperature distillation (Mar 2011)
item Comparison of two reference methods for detemining cotton fiber moisture (Mar 2011)
item Use of grain and seed dielectric properties for moisture measurement (Mar 2011)
item Advances in the measurement of cotton fiber maturity using near infrared (NIR) instruments (Mar 2011)
item In defense of adiabatic phi/psi mapping for cellobiose and other disaccharides (Mar 2011)
item Obtaining Cotton Fiber Length Distributions from the Beard Test Method Part 2 – A New Approach through PLS Regression (Mar 2011)
item Young’s modulus calculations for cellulose Iß by MM3 and quantum mechanics (Feb 2011)
item Polymeric films used for MAP of fresh-cut produce (Jan 2011)
item Respirations and browning discoloration of fresh-cut produce (Jan 2011)
item Feasibility study of utilizing simplified near infrared imaging for detecting fruit fly larvae in intact fruit (Jan 2011)
item The use of marine products in animal feeds (Nov 2010)
item Microwave Sensor for Simultaneous and Nondestructive Determination of Moisture Content and Bulk Density of Granular Materials (Sep 2010)
item Detection of Mango Infested with Fruit Fly Eggs and Larvae by Infrared Imaging and Discriminant Analysis (Aug 2010)
item Label Authentication of Minced Meat by Automated Near Infrared Spectroscopy (Aug 2010)
item Approaches to Characterize Lint Removed During Processing (Jun 2010)
item Cotton nanocomposites (Jun 2006)
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