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Segmented Flow Aseptic Processing: An Update
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Paper number 036177, 2003 ASAE Annual Meeting . (doi: 10.13031/2013.14211) @2003
Authors: Aaron B. Stephens, Paul N. Walker
Keywords: Aseptic, food, thermal, processing, segmented flow, microprocessor, thermistor
A model was developed to accurately describe the heat transfer within a segmented-flow
aseptic system for processing a synthetic food comprised of xanthan and spherical food particles.
From this model, the cumulative microbial lethality can be estimated.