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6 January 1995 Machine recognition of navel orange worm damage in x-ray images of pistachio nuts
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Proceedings Volume 2345, Optics in Agriculture, Forestry, and Biological Processing; (1995) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.198874
Event: Photonics for Industrial Applications, 1994, Boston, MA, United States
Abstract
Insect infestation increases the probability of aflatoxin contamination in pistachio nuts. A non- destructive test is currently not available to determine the insect content of pistachio nuts. This paper uses film X-ray images of various types of pistachio nuts to assess the possibility of machine recognition of insect infested nuts. Histogram parameters of four derived images are used in discriminant functions to select insect infested nuts from specific processing streams.
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Pamela M. Keagy, Bahram Parvin, and Thomas F. Schatzki "Machine recognition of navel orange worm damage in x-ray images of pistachio nuts", Proc. SPIE 2345, Optics in Agriculture, Forestry, and Biological Processing, (6 January 1995); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.198874
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