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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 23

    Evaluation of contact and local-systemic sucker control products on flue-cured tobacco in Canada

    RICHMOND M.D.; SHEARER A.D.; ELLENBERGER E.; SAUDE C.; MISHRA S.; AMANKWA G.A.
    Canadian Tobacco Research Foundation, Tillsonburg, Ontario, Canada
    In Canada, control of axillary buds (suckers) for flue-cured tobacco is currently achieved through the use of long chain fatty alcohols, more specifically n-decanol (C10). Fatty alcohols are contact-type suckercides that must be applied in a way that ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 21

    A model based on cigarette density segmentation method for predicting burning cone drop rate of slim cigarettes

    TAN Chao; WANG Shitai; JIN Yong; CHEN Qian; TAN Haifeng; LI Ke; FAN Hongmei; LIU Qi; LI Rui; YU Saibo
    China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Hunan, P.R. China
    Burning cone drop is a potential safety problem and quality defect for slim cigarettes. In order to conveniently monitor the burning cone drop rate, a model based on cigarette density segmentation method was established and used for predicting the burning ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 02

    Electro-thermal simulation analysis of heaters in tobacco heating devices

    SUN Zhiwei(1); WANG Wei(1); DU Wen(1); WEN Jianhui(1); XIE Guoyong(1); WANG Zhiguo(1); DAI Hongliang(2)
    (1) China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd., Changsha, P.R. China; (2) College of Mechanical and Vehicle Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, P.R. China
    Heat-not-burn tobacco products have gradually become an important development direction and a key research topic of tobacco products due to their remarkable advantages in reducing the release of harmful components. As a heat source for cigarette heating, ...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 042

    Determination of amounts of harmful substances migrating from plastic assemblies in electronic cigarettes

    FAN Meijuan(1); PAN Lining(1); CUI Huapeng(1); DUAN Yuanxing(2); LIU Yibo(3); NIU Jiajia(1); MAO Youan(4); CHEN Li(1); GUO Junwei(1); LIU Shaofeng(1); WANG Hongbo(1); LIU Huimin(1); ZHAO Le(1)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Technology Center of China Tobacco Yunnan Industrial, Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Technology Center of China Tobacco Guangdong Industrial, Guangzhou, P.R. China; (4) Technology Center of China Tobacco Hunan Industrial, Changsha, P.R. China
    Plastic materials are widely used in assemblies of e-cigarettes. Plastic materials shall not transfer harmful substances to the content of e-liquid in quantities which change the composition of the e-liquid or the aerosol and thereby increase the risk for ...
  5. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 19

    Effect of storage method and duration on germination of pelleted flue-cured tobacco seed

    AMANKWA G.; MISHRA S.; SHEARER A.D.; VAN HOOREN D.L.
    Canadian Tobacco Research Foundation, Delhi, Ontario, Canada
    The amount of pelleted seed remaining after seeding can be quite substantial in certain cases, requiring proper storage if the seed is to be seeded the subsequent year. This study was conducted to determine the best storage condition that would maintain ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 20

    Factors influencing burning cone fallout of super slim cigarettes

    YU Saibo; TAN Chao; WANG Shitai; GUO Xuemin; JIN Yong; WU Yizi; FAN Hongmei; LI Ke; TAN Haifeng; LIU Qi; CHEN Qian
    Technology Center of China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd of CNTC, Hunan, P.R. China
    The effects of four factors (individual weight, combustion improver content in cigarette paper, moisture content in cut tobacco and sliver content in cut tobacco) on the burning cone fallout of super slim cigarettes were investigated by an in-house ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 16

    Computational fluid dynamic (CFD) simulation of distribution characteristics of cigarette smoke flow field in grooved filter

    SUN Zhiwei; WEN Jianhui; DU Wen; ZHONG Kejun
    Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Research and Development Center, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China
    A CFD model for the smoke flow in grooved filter was developed to study the flow field distribution in grooved filter and the ratio of cigarette smoke outflowing from the grooves (the proportion of amount of smoke outflowing from grooves in relation to ...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 10

    Methods for characterising morphological and structural variations of cut tobacco in cigarettes during smoking

    WANG Liang(1); YIN Donghong(1); XIE Guoyong(1); LI Bin(2); TAN Xinliang(1); DU Wen(1)
    (1) Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd of CNTC, Research and Development Center, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China; (2) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China
    The morphological and structural variations of cut tobacco significantly influence the state of a burning cigarette and the formation of smoke constituents. A series of new methods for characterising the micro-structure of cut tobacco, planar structure of ...
  9. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 59

    An evaluation of hybrid and pure line cultivars of flue-cured tobacco for cured leaf yield and quality

    AMANKWA G.A.; MISHRA S.; SHEARER A.; VAN HOOREN D.L.
    Canadian Tobacco Research Foundation, Tillsonburg ON Canada
    Currently, hybrids account for about 57% of the flue-cured tobacco acreage in Canada, since the first release of a hybrid cultivar in 2006. Grower expectations for hybrids are high in terms of the potential for improved cured-leaf yield and quality which ...