MASCO Corporation

HEALTH and WELLNESS

Integrating satellite images and spectroscopy to measuring green and Apricot tea quality.

Abstract
This study quantifies the effects of green leaf and apricot tea parameters that influence tea quality in Northeast India. It was motivated by a decline in tea quality that is of concern to tea growers. The rationale of the study is to identify the different parameters that have a significant influence on liquor brightness and other variables measuring tea quality. Here, we investigate several methods for estimating tea quality based on tea quality data, near infrared spectroscopy and remotely sensed data (NDVI). Attention focused on two high yielding clones (TV1 and S3A3). NDVI was obtained from ASTER images. Statistical analysis shows that liquor brightness is affected by the levels of caffeine content, theaflavins and catechins. Relationships exist between quality parameters and remote sensing in particular for the S3A3 clone. NDVI has a positive relation with caffeine, theogallin, EC, and ECG. NIR is negatively related to caffeine, theogallin, and catechins. We conclude that NDVI and Near Infrared (NIR) spectroscopy have a large potential to be used for monitoring tea quality in the future.

Archives

Management Info:

Designed By: Storyberry Corporation

Powered By: Google Inc.

Privacy Policy: JDF Corporation

Terms of Use: BPF Corporation

Merchant Processor: Donation

RSS Health Topics

  • Nutrition – Facts | Health | Definition Terms
    NUTRITION. Food is comprised of nutrients that are classified by their role in the body: the energy-yielding macronutrients (carbohydrates, protein, and fat), the essential micronutrients (vitamins, minerals, and water), and numerous … Continue reading →
  • VARICOSE VEINS
    Definition Varicose veins are dilated, tortuous, elongated superficial veins that are usually seen in the legs. Description Varicose veins, also called varicosities, are mostly often on the legs, although they can be found in other parts of the body. Mostly they appear as lumpy, winding vessels just below the surface of the skin. There are three types of vei […]
  • Coronary Heart Disease – Diagnosis and Treatments
    Coronary Heart Disease Methods of Diagnosis Your healthcare provider diagnoses coronary artery disease (atherosclerosis) based on your medical and family histories, a physical exam, or results from the following tests. … Continue reading →
  • Cryotherapy
    Cryotherapy Definition Cryotherapy is a technique that uses an extremely cold liquid or instrument to freeze and destroy abnormal skin cells that require removal. It is a freezing substance or … Continue reading →
  • Exercise Therapy
      Exercise Therapy Definition Exercises is physical activity that is planned, structured and repetitive for the purpose of conditioning any part of the body. Exercise is utilized to improve health, … Continue reading →

Categories

Stat Counter

Hours & Info

+1-313-2747400 (Phone) +1-313-7924177 (Fax)
Lunch Break: 11am - 1pm

Other Phone Number(s)

+1-763-416-0228

RSS MASCO Construction

%d bloggers like this: