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FOOD TEXTURE AND VISCOSITY

Author: Second Edition By Malcolm Bourne , Cornell University, Food Science and Technology, Geneva, New York, U.S.A.

ISBN13: 9780121190620

Publisher: Elsevier

Price: 94.95
Pages: 416
Edition: Hardbound
Publish date: March 2002

Outline:
Drawing together literature from a variety of fields, Food Texture and Viscosity, 2E , includes a brief history of this area and its basic principles. It reviews how texture and viscosity are measured, including the physical interactions between the human body and food, objective methods of texture measurements, the latest advances in texture-measuring instruments, various types of liquid flow, and more.This revised edition contains approximately 30% new material, including two new chapters on physics and texture and the correlation between physical measurements and sensory assessments. It now includes two-color illustrations and includes a current list of equipment suppliers.