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1. Yearbook agricultural engineering.

An overview of agricultural engineering research in Germany in 1994 is presented. Subjects covered include: tractor engines, transmissions and hydraulics; transportation and conveyance; tillage and sowing; plant protection and cultivation; fertilizer application; irrigation; hay, grain and root...

Foreign Title :Jahrbuch Agrartechnik.

Publisher : VDI-Gesellschaft Agrartechnik, Düsseldorf, Germany

Book : Jahrbuch Agrartechnik. 1995 pp.295 pp.

2. 1988 buyers' guide.

Manufacturers of horticultural equipment in the USA are listed. Subject areas are grouped under 14 headings, viz: field and greenhouse chemicals, application equipment, plants and seeds, greenhouses, irrigation, planting equipment, cultivation equipment and tractors, harvesting equipment, packing...

Journal article : American Vegetable Grower 1988 Vol.36 No.7 pp.20-134

3. Automated and controlled power production.

Publisher : Verlag Th. Mann, Essen, Germany

Journal article : European Dairy Magazine 2020 No.1 pp.22-24

4. Options for using solid oxide fuel cell technology in complex integrated biomass gasification cogeneration plants.

The aim of this paper is to draw readers' attention to potential new technological solutions for effective utilisation of dispersed biomass resources in distributed community-scale applications. In the paper conceptual system, that consists of allothermal wood gasifier, solid oxide fuel cell...

Author(s) : Kalina, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biomass and Bioenergy 2019 Vol.122 pp.400-413 ref.78

5. Palpebral hidrocystoma.

Author(s) : Agharbi, F. Z.

Publisher : African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda

Journal article : Pan African Medical Journal 2019 Vol.33

6. Agricultural machines.

A translation (into American English) from the Russian, the book is subtitled "Theory of operation, computation of controlling parameters and the conditions of operation". It is designed as a textbook for the practical engineer. Areas covered include: cultivation equipment (structure and mechanical ...

Author(s) : Klenin, N. I.; Popov, I. F.; Sakun, V. A.

Publisher : Amerind Publishing Company, New Delhi, India

Book : Agricultural machines. 1985 pp.633 pp ref.40

7. Harvest and postharvest technologies for fresh fruits and vegetables. Proceedings of a conference held in Guanajuato, Mexico, 20-24 February 1995.

This volume contains papers presented at the international conference on harvest and postharvest technologies for fresh fruits and vegetables. Papers are grouped under the following section headings: cooling of produce; drying of produce; economics and marketing; handling of fresh produce;...

Foreign Title :Technologias de cosecha y postcosecha de frutas y hortalizas.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Conference proceedings : Technologias de cosecha y postcosecha de frutas y hortalizas. 1995 pp.xxiii + 652 pp.

8. Numerical investigation on a low energy-consumption heating method for recirculating aquaponic systems.

In a recirculating aquaponic system (RAS), the heating method based on an electric heater requires considerable amounts of electrical energy to maintain the water temperature for optimal warm-water fish growth conditions. Minimizing electrical energy consumption in the RAS is a great challenge. To...

Author(s) : Anh Tuan Le; Wang Yang; Wang Liang; Van Chuong Ta; Li DaoLiang

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2020 Vol.169 pp.105210 ref.78

9. The effect of gas to liquid ratio on carbon dioxide removal and heat loss across a forced ventilated trickling filter.

The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of the gas: liquid ratio (GLR) on carbon dioxide removal and heat loss across a forced-ventilated trickling filter (TF) used as bioreactor. The effect of 8 different GLRs (1.2-15.7) on carbon dioxide removal and heat loss from water passing...

Author(s) : Karimi, D.; Eding, E.; Aarnink, A. J. A.; Koerkamp, P. G.; Verreth, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquacultural Engineering 2020 Vol.88 pp.102042 ref.39

10. Optimization of the energy consumption in activated sludge process using deep learning selective modeling.

This paper presents a method using an artificial neural network for creating an optimal model of energy consumption in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) using activated sludge process. The advantage of this method is the use data usually measured in most of WWTP to optimize the energy consumption...

Author(s) : Oulebsir, R.; Lefkir, A.; Safri, A.; Bermad, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biomass and Bioenergy 2020 Vol.132 pp.105420 ref.27

11. Intact gastro-intestinal tract removal from pig carcasses in a novel meat factory cell approach.

Conventional automated slaughter lines for pigs are organised as disassembly lines with many specialised machines. High costs and capacities make them relevant only for large scale meat production. The ambition with the novel Meat Factory Cell (MFC) concept is to provide the meat industry with a...

Author(s) : Alvseike, O.; Prieto, M.; Bjørnstad, P. H.; Mason, A.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2020 Vol.62 No.47 ref.10

12. Fifty years of garden machinery.

The development of garden machinery between 1945 and 1995 is reviewed. Chapters cover: 2-wheeled garden tractors; ride-on tractors for market gardeners and smallholders; hoes, ploughs and cultivators; drills, spreaders, sprayers and dusters; lawn mowers - hand-pushed and auto-drive ride-on...

Author(s) : Bell, B.

Publisher : Farming Press Books, Ipswich, UK

Book : Fifty years of garden machinery. 1995 pp.vii + 227 pp.

13. Biogas production estimation using data-driven approaches for cold region municipal wastewater anaerobic digestion.

The objective of this study was to estimate biogas (including methane, carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulphide) production rates from the anaerobic digesters at the Saskatoon Wastewater Treatment Plant (SWTP), Saskatchewan, Canada. Average daily ambient temperatures typically fluctuate between -40°C...

Author(s) : Asadi, M.; Guo HuiQing; McPhedran, K.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2020 Vol.253 pp.109708 ref.73

14. Development trends in technology for potato growing.

The latest trends in the development of machinery and techniques for potato production are outlined. Equipment and machinery for planting, tending, weed control, harvesting, transport and storage are briefly discussed.

Foreign Title :Entwicklungstendenzen bei der Technik im Kartoffelbau.

Author(s) : Specht, A.

Journal article : Kartoffelbau 1991 Vol.42 No.11 pp.450-452

15. Straw bale based constructions: measurement of effective thermal transport properties.

The use of eco-friendly thermal insulations in the building envelope is one of the passive and also sustainable means of achieving indoor thermal comfort. There are possibilities for significant improvements in energy efficiency over the life of a building with the prospect of reduced use of energy ...

Author(s) : Sabapathy, K. A.; Sateesh Gedupudi

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Construction and Building Materials 2019 Vol.198 pp.182-194 ref.55

16. Design of a small-size milking parlor and its management via programmable digital controllers.

In extracting the highest possible amount of milk from a dairy animal, it is important that the functional and structural features of the milking machines used do not cause irritation to the animal or discomfort to their udders. To ensure that the highest quality of milk is extracted from the...

Author(s) : Demırtas, M.; Aydın, Y.; Doğan, S.; Istanbullu, A.; Onur, S.; Keloglu, C.

Publisher : University of East Sarajevo, Faculty of Agriculture, East Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Conference paper : VII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2016", 6-9 October 2016, Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Proceedings 2016 pp.2588-2594 ref.14

17. Computer vision detection of foreign objects in walnuts using deep learning.

Detection of foreign objects is crucial for quantitative image analysis in numerous food quality and safety inspection applications. Rapid detection of foreign objects in walnuts using computer vision still faces challenge due to the irregular shapes and complex features of foreign objects. Some...

Author(s) : Rong Dian; Xie LiJuan; Ying YiBin

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2019 Vol.162 pp.1001-1010 ref.29

18. DEM and soil bin study on a biomimetic disc furrow opener.

To reduce the resistance and energy consumption of disc furrow openers, biomimetic coupling disc furrow openers (BCDFOs) that were inspired by digging animals (e.g., the convex hull of a dung beetle pronotum and the back-ridge scales of a pangolin) were designed as biomimetic coupling elements. The ...

Author(s) : Wang YueMing; Xue WeiLiang; Ma YunHai; Tong Jin; Liu XianPing; Sun JiYu

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2019 Vol.156 pp.209-216 ref.36

19. Resilience of water distribution systems during real-time operations under limited water and/or energy availability conditions.

A methodology for determining system operation resilience is presented for the real-time operation of water distribution systems (WDS) under critical conditions of limited water or electrical energy resulting from extreme drought or electric grid failure. Resilience for water distribution systems...

Author(s) : Khatavkar, P.; Mays, L. W.

Publisher : American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 2019 Vol.145 No.10 pp.0001112

20. Applying GMDH-type neural network for modeling and prediction of turbidity and free residual aluminium in drinking water.

Water has a fundamental role in human life. The proper quality and quantity of water is therefore an important issue. Coagulation and flocculation are essential processes for turbidity removal from drinking water. Metals such as aluminium have been implicated in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's...

Author(s) : Daghbandan, A.; Khalatbari, S.; Abbasi, M. M.

Publisher : Balaban Publishers - Desalination Publications, Hopkinton, USA

Journal article : Desalination and Water Treatment 2019 Vol.140 pp.118-131 ref.44

21. Special Edition: Overview of the JSAM products and technology awards in 2018.

This special edition contains six papers describing the products and technologies presented at the JSAM Awards in 2018, including: AgriRobo Tractor SL60A; vegetable drawing machine for Japanese white radish; grain quality analyser; rice whitening machinery; autosteering device using monocular...

Author(s) : Iwabuchi, K.

Publisher : Japanese Society of Agricultural Machinery and Food Engineers, Saitama, Japan

Journal issue : Journal of the Japanese Society of Agricultural Machinery and Food Engineers 2019 Vol.81 No.1 pp.3-37

22. Proceedings of the 47th International Symposium, Actual Tasks on Agricultural Engineering, 5 - 7 March 2019, Opatija, Croatia.

This proceedings contains 56 papers covering the following topics: (i) land and water use and environment; (ii) power and machinery; (iii) information systems and precision farming; (iv) livestock technology; (v) processing and postharvest technology and logistics; (vi) energy and non-food...

Author(s) : Kovacěv, I.; Bilandžija, N.

Publisher : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia

Conference proceedings : Proceedings of the 47th International Symposium, Actual Tasks on Agricultural Engineering, 5 - 7 March 2019, Opatija, Croatia 2019 pp.553 pp.

23. The prediction of heavy metal permeate flux in complexation-microfiltration process: polynomial neural network approach.

Membrane filtration techniques are distinguished among methods for wastewater treatment and fully correspond to the requirements of the green concept of chemistry and production. The limiting factor for greater application of these methods is the phenomenon of fouling and the decline of the...

Author(s) : Sekulić, Z.; Antanasijević, D.; Stevanović, S.; Trivunac, K.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 2019 Vol.230 No.1 pp.23 ref.60

24. Detection and localization of water leaks in water nets supported by an ICT system with artificial intelligence methods as a way forward for smart cities.

The last decade has seen the development of complex IT systems to support city management, i.e., the creation of so-called intelligent cities. These systems include modules dedicated to particular branches of municipal economy, such as urban transport, heating systems, energy systems,...

Author(s) : Rojek, I.; Studzinski, J.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2019 Vol.11 No.2 pp.518 ref.26

25. Thermal modelling and performance assessment of a circular greenhouse with solar chimney assisted ventilation and fog cooling.

This paper presented a conceptualized model of a solar chimney-assisted naturally ventilated circular greenhouse applicable for hot and arid regions. Instead of conventional rectangular shape, a circular shape was chosen which made the greenhouse independent of wind direction and orientation with...

Author(s) : Misra, D.; Ghosh, S.

Publisher : International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Sapporo, Japan

Journal article : Agricultural Engineering International: CIGR Journal 2018 Vol.20 No.4 pp.108-118 ref.38


Optimization of the energy consumption in activated sludge process using deep learning selective modeling. This paper presents a method using an artificial neural network for creating an optimal model of energy consumption in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) using activated sludge process. The advantage of this method is the use data usually measured in most of WWTP to optimize the energy consumption...

Author(s) : Oulebsir, R.; Lefkir, A.; Safri, A.; Bermad, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biomass and Bioenergy 2020 Vol.132 pp.105420 ref.27

11. Intact gastro-intestinal tract removal from pig carcasses in a novel meat factory cell approach.

Conventional automated slaughter lines for pigs are organised as disassembly lines with many specialised machines. High costs and capacities make them relevant only for large scale meat production. The ambition with the novel Meat Factory Cell (MFC) concept is to provide the meat industry with a...

Author(s) : Alvseike, O.; Prieto, M.; Bjørnstad, P. H.; Mason, A.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2020 Vol.62 No.47 ref.10

12. Fifty years of garden machinery.

The development of garden machinery between 1945 and 1995 is reviewed. Chapters cover: 2-wheeled garden tractors; ride-on tractors for market gardeners and smallholders; hoes, ploughs and cultivators; drills, spreaders, sprayers and dusters; lawn mowers - hand-pushed and auto-drive ride-on...

Author(s) : Bell, B.

Publisher : Farming Press Books, Ipswich, UK

Book : Fifty years of garden machinery. 1995 pp.vii + 227 pp.

13. Biogas production estimation using data-driven approaches for cold region municipal wastewater anaerobic digestion.

The objective of this study was to estimate biogas (including methane, carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulphide) production rates from the anaerobic digesters at the Saskatoon Wastewater Treatment Plant (SWTP), Saskatchewan, Canada. Average daily ambient temperatures typically fluctuate between -40°C...

Author(s) : Asadi, M.; Guo HuiQing; McPhedran, K.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2020 Vol.253 pp.109708 ref.73

14. Development trends in technology for potato growing.

The latest trends in the development of machinery and techniques for potato production are outlined. Equipment and machinery for planting, tending, weed control, harvesting, transport and storage are briefly discussed.

Foreign Title :Entwicklungstendenzen bei der Technik im Kartoffelbau.

Author(s) : Specht, A.

Journal article : Kartoffelbau 1991 Vol.42 No.11 pp.450-452

15. Straw bale based constructions: measurement of effective thermal transport properties.

The use of eco-friendly thermal insulations in the building envelope is one of the passive and also sustainable means of achieving indoor thermal comfort. There are possibilities for significant improvements in energy efficiency over the life of a building with the prospect of reduced use of energy ...

Author(s) : Sabapathy, K. A.; Sateesh Gedupudi

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Construction and Building Materials 2019 Vol.198 pp.182-194 ref.55

16. Design of a small-size milking parlor and its management via programmable digital controllers.

In extracting the highest possible amount of milk from a dairy animal, it is important that the functional and structural features of the milking machines used do not cause irritation to the animal or discomfort to their udders. To ensure that the highest quality of milk is extracted from the...

Author(s) : Demırtas, M.; Aydın, Y.; Doğan, S.; Istanbullu, A.; Onur, S.; Keloglu, C.

Publisher : University of East Sarajevo, Faculty of Agriculture, East Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Conference paper : VII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2016", 6-9 October 2016, Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Proceedings 2016 pp.2588-2594 ref.14

17. Computer vision detection of foreign objects in walnuts using deep learning.

Detection of foreign objects is crucial for quantitative image analysis in numerous food quality and safety inspection applications. Rapid detection of foreign objects in walnuts using computer vision still faces challenge due to the irregular shapes and complex features of foreign objects. Some...

Author(s) : Rong Dian; Xie LiJuan; Ying YiBin

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2019 Vol.162 pp.1001-1010 ref.29

18. DEM and soil bin study on a biomimetic disc furrow opener.

To reduce the resistance and energy consumption of disc furrow openers, biomimetic coupling disc furrow openers (BCDFOs) that were inspired by digging animals (e.g., the convex hull of a dung beetle pronotum and the back-ridge scales of a pangolin) were designed as biomimetic coupling elements. The ...

Author(s) : Wang YueMing; Xue WeiLiang; Ma YunHai; Tong Jin; Liu XianPing; Sun JiYu

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 2019 Vol.156 pp.209-216 ref.36

19. Resilience of water distribution systems during real-time operations under limited water and/or energy availability conditions.

A methodology for determining system operation resilience is presented for the real-time operation of water distribution systems (WDS) under critical conditions of limited water or electrical energy resulting from extreme drought or electric grid failure. Resilience for water distribution systems...

Author(s) : Khatavkar, P.; Mays, L. W.

Publisher : American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 2019 Vol.145 No.10 pp.0001112

20. Applying GMDH-type neural network for modeling and prediction of turbidity and free residual aluminium in drinking water.

Water has a fundamental role in human life. The proper quality and quantity of water is therefore an important issue. Coagulation and flocculation are essential processes for turbidity removal from drinking water. Metals such as aluminium have been implicated in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's...

Author(s) : Daghbandan, A.; Khalatbari, S.; Abbasi, M. M.

Publisher : Balaban Publishers - Desalination Publications, Hopkinton, USA

Journal article : Desalination and Water Treatment 2019 Vol.140 pp.118-131 ref.44

21. Special Edition: Overview of the JSAM products and technology awards in 2018.

This special edition contains six papers describing the products and technologies presented at the JSAM Awards in 2018, including: AgriRobo Tractor SL60A; vegetable drawing machine for Japanese white radish; grain quality analyser; rice whitening machinery; autosteering device using monocular...

Author(s) : Iwabuchi, K.

Publisher : Japanese Society of Agricultural Machinery and Food Engineers, Saitama, Japan

Journal issue : Journal of the Japanese Society of Agricultural Machinery and Food Engineers 2019 Vol.81 No.1 pp.3-37

22. Proceedings of the 47th International Symposium, Actual Tasks on Agricultural Engineering, 5 - 7 March 2019, Opatija, Croatia.

This proceedings contains 56 papers covering the following topics: (i) land and water use and environment; (ii) power and machinery; (iii) information systems and precision farming; (iv) livestock technology; (v) processing and postharvest technology and logistics; (vi) energy and non-food...

Author(s) : Kovacěv, I.; Bilandžija, N.

Publisher : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia

Conference proceedings : Proceedings of the 47th International Symposium, Actual Tasks on Agricultural Engineering, 5 - 7 March 2019, Opatija, Croatia 2019 pp.553 pp.

23. The prediction of heavy metal permeate flux in complexation-microfiltration process: polynomial neural network approach.

Membrane filtration techniques are distinguished among methods for wastewater treatment and fully correspond to the requirements of the green concept of chemistry and production. The limiting factor for greater application of these methods is the phenomenon of fouling and the decline of the...

Author(s) : Sekulić, Z.; Antanasijević, D.; Stevanović, S.; Trivunac, K.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 2019 Vol.230 No.1 pp.23 ref.60

24. Detection and localization of water leaks in water nets supported by an ICT system with artificial intelligence methods as a way forward for smart cities.

The last decade has seen the development of complex IT systems to support city management, i.e., the creation of so-called intelligent cities. These systems include modules dedicated to particular branches of municipal economy, such as urban transport, heating systems, energy systems,...

Author(s) : Rojek, I.; Studzinski, J.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2019 Vol.11 No.2 pp.518 ref.26

25. Thermal modelling and performance assessment of a circular greenhouse with solar chimney assisted ventilation and fog cooling.

This paper presented a conceptualized model of a solar chimney-assisted naturally ventilated circular greenhouse applicable for hot and arid regions. Instead of conventional rectangular shape, a circular shape was chosen which made the greenhouse independent of wind direction and orientation with...

Author(s) : Misra, D.; Ghosh, S.

Publisher : International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Sapporo, Japan

Journal article : Agricultural Engineering International: CIGR Journal 2018 Vol.20 No.4 pp.108-118 ref.38