Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Food Science and Technology

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Food Science and Technology

Editor(s): Yukihiro Ozaki, W. Fred McClure, Alfred A. Christy

Published Online: 6 FEB 2006

Print ISBN: 9780471672012

Online ISBN: 9780470047705

DOI: 10.1002/0470047704

About this Book

This reference gives food science professionals a working understanding of near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) and its role in maximizing food potential. It explains the technical aspects of NIRS, including: basic principles; characteristics of the NIR spectra; instrumentation; sampling techniques; and chemometrics. The book details applications of NIRS in agricultural and marine products, foodstuffs and processed foods, engineering and process monitoring, and food safety and disease diagnosis.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 3

      Spectral Analysis (pages 47–72)

      Yukihiro Ozaki, Shigeaki Morita and Yiping Du

    3. Chapter 4

      Instrumentation (pages 73–132)

      W. F. McClure, Satoru Tsuchikawa, E. Neil Lewis, Janie Dubois and Linda H. Kidder

    4. Chapter 7

      Applications to Agricultural and Marine Products (pages 163–277)

      Phil Williams, Sirinnapa Saranwong, Sumio Kawano, Tomas Isaksson and Vegard H. Segtnan

    5. Chapter 8

      Applications to Foodstuffs (pages 279–340)

      Brian G. Osborne, Sandra E. Kays, Franklin E. Barton, D. Cozzolino, R. Giangiacomo and T. M. P. Cattaneo

    6. Chapter 9

      Other Topics (pages 341–399)

      Takuo Yano, Kathryn A. Lee and Roumiana Tsenkova

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