8. Online Image Analysis of Particulate Materials

  1. Joseph Irudayaraj PhD1 and
  2. Christoph Reh PhD2
  1. Peter Schirg

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470388310.ch8

Nondestructive Testing of Food Quality

Nondestructive Testing of Food Quality

How to Cite

Schirg, P. (2007) Online Image Analysis of Particulate Materials, in Nondestructive Testing of Food Quality (eds J. Irudayaraj and C. Reh), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470388310.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Associate professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

  2. 2

    Research scientist at Nestlé Research Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 27 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813828855

Online ISBN: 9780470388310

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Keywords:

  • image analysis;
  • particulate materials;
  • particle characterization;
  • sieve analysis;
  • particle size measurement

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Measurement Principles

  • In—process Measurement of Size and Number of Dark Particles in a White Powder

  • Measuring Size and Number of Big Particles in Concentrated Submicron Dispersions

  • Detection of Fibrous Impurities in Particle Suspensions

  • Conclusion