Search for dissertations about: "Vangueria infausta"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Vangueria infausta.

  1. 1. Utilization of Wild Fruit in Mozambique – Drying of Vangueria infausta (African medlar)

    University dissertation from Food Technology, Engineering and Nutrition, Lund University

    Author : Eulália Chiau; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Vangueria infausta; drying; maltodextrin; sucrose; softener; toughness; solar-assisted pervaporation; aroma; crystallization; water activity;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English In Mozambique, many wild fruit species occur naturally in forest environments. Most of the wild fruits are consumed fresh because of their short shelf-life when ripe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aroma components in Vangueria infausta L. : Characterization of components using GC_MS and aroma loss during drying

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Rui Ráice; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; encapsulation.; threshold; drying; volatiles; vangueria infausta;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the fruit of the African medlar (Vangueria infausta L., family Rubiaceae). The investigation included the development of an extraction procedure of volatile components from the fruit matrix, a purification step, separation, identification and quantification. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aroma characterisation and retention after heat treatment and drying of fruits using extraction and GC-MS analysis

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Rui Ráice; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Fruits; Vangueria infausta; Mangifera indica; volatile; aroma; blanching; drying; encapsulation; modelling; GC-MS.;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Fruits are a key complement to the diet of many people in the southern region of Africa, especially in rural areas. maphilwa (Vangueria infausta L.), maçanica (Ziziphus mauritiana), maçala (Strychnos spinosa), mapsincha (Salacia kraussi), cajú (Anacardium accidentale L. READ MORE

  4. 4. Chemical analysis to promote the use of wild fruits from Mozambique

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Telma Magaia; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; pulps; kernels; consumption; fat; protein; minerals; dietary fibre;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Wild fruits trees species are widely distributed throughout the African countries. Many of these trees species produce fruits, which are used by the local communities to greater or less degrees. READ MORE