HAZELNUT DRYING IN A DRYER ASSISTED HEAT PUMP


CEYLAN İ., Aktas M.

JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE OF GAZI UNIVERSITY, vol.23, no.1, pp.215-222, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE OF GAZI UNIVERSITY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.215-222

Abstract

In this study, hazelnut drying was examined experimentally at kiln assisted heat pump. After the drying hazelnuts were analyzed emotionally, moisture change was observed with mass measurement method. After the drying increasing of the quality of hazelnuts were provided by applying necessary first preparation and last control operations with this drying kiln which has been required by producers, has low first investment and energy expense.