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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Symposium, Taormina, 1986, p. 100, ST03, ISSN.0525-6240

    A Quantification of sensory responses related to dynamic cigarette performance variables

    GORDIN H.H.; PERFETTI T.A.; MANGAN P.P.
    R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, R&D, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
    A sensory evaluation method, known as Intensity Variation Descriptive Methodology (IVDM), was developed to evaluate the perceptual changes which occur during the smoking experience. Data obtained by this sensory method was combined with smoke...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Symposium, Taormina, 1986, p. 107, ST15, ISSN.0525-6240

    Near-infrared spectrophotometry of tobacco leaf for estimating total particulate matter yield of smoke

    WILLIAMSON R.E.; CHAPLIN J.F.; McCLURE W.F.
    USDA-ARS, Crops Research Lab, Oxford, NC, USA
    A project was undertaken at the Tobacco Research Laboratory, Oxford, N.C., to develop tobacco breeding lines that yield smoke low in total particulate matter (TPM). Progress has been slow due to the time required for preparing numerous small batches...
  3. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Symposium, Taormina, 1986, p. 99, ST01, ISSN.0525-6240

    Assembly and calibration of an infrared thermal imaging system for the study of temperature distributions in cigarette coals

    MCRAE D.D.; JENKINS JR R.W.; BRENIZER J.S.
    Philip Morris USA, Richmond, VA, USA
    There are a number of thermal imaging systems available commercially that will convert the image of a scene or object as it appears in the infrared to a video signal that can be viewed on a television monitor. Since the infrared radiation emitted by...