1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Krakow, 2007, AP 01

    Tobacco germplasm screening for genetic variability, alkaloid accumulation and their relationships

    ROBERT V.J.M.; WERNSMAN E.A.; ROSSI L.; KALENGAMALIRO N.
    Philip Morris Intl, R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
    Nicotine is the predominant alkaloid in commercially grown tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) and accounts for greater than 90% of the total alkaloid fraction. Nicotine conversion results in formation of nornicotine, which is the amine precursor of N&#039 ...
  2. Beitr. Tabakforsch. Int., 1992, 15-2, p. 65-74., ISSN.0173-783X

    Relative positions of the thermal convection column and smoke plume generated from a smoldering cigarette

    MCRAE D.D.; JENKINS R.W. Jr.
    Philip Morris USA, Research Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    The relative positions of the thermal convection column and the smoke plume from a variety of smoldering cigarettes were measured using a combination of schlieren and visual optical systems. The schlieren technique is an optical method used to observe ...