Food Science and Technology, Second Edition is a comprehensive text and reference book designed to cover all the essential elements of food science and technology, including all core aspects of major food science and technology degree programs being taught worldwide. The book is supported by the International Union of Food Science and Technology and comprises 21 chapters, carefully written in a user–friendly style by 30 eminent industry experts, teachers, and researchers from across the world. All authors are recognized experts in their respective fields, and together represent some of the world s leading universities and international food science and technology organizations.
All chapters in this second edition have been fully revised and updated to include all–new examples and pedagogical features (including discussion questions, seminar tasks, web links, and glossary terms). The book is designed with more color to help enhance the content on each page and includes more photos and illustrations to bring the topics to life.
- Coverage of all the core modules of food science and technology degree programs internationally
- Crucial information for professionals in the food industry worldwide
- Chapters written by subject experts, all of whom are internationally respected in their fields
- A must–have textbook for libraries in universities, food science and technology research institutes, and food companies globally
- Additional interactive resources on the book s companion website, including multiple choice questions, web links, further reading, and exercises
Food Science and Technology, Second Edition is an indispensable guide for food science and technology degree programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate level and for university libraries and food research facilities.
About the Companion Website ix
1 Introduction 1Geoffrey Campbell–Platt
2 Food Chemistry 5Richard A. Frazier
3 Food Analysis 31Heinz–Dieter Isengard, Gertrud Morlock and Dietmar Breithaupt
4 Food Biochemistry 75Brian C. Bryksa and Rickey Y. Yada
5 Food Biotechnology 105Cherl–Ho Lee and Hyun–Jin Park
6 Food Microbiology 137Tim Aldsworth, Christine E.R. Dodd and Will Waites
7 Numerical Procedures 193R. Paul Singh
8 Food Physics 211Keshavan Niranjan, Darío Iker Téllez–Medina and Gustavo Fidel Gutiérrez–López
9 Food Processing 227Yugang Shi, Jianshe Chen and Andrew Rosenthal
10 Food Engineering 271R. Paul Singh
11 Food Packaging 303Gordon L. Robertson
12 Nutrition 325C. Jeya Henry and Lis Ahlström
13 Sensory Evaluation 351Herbert Stone and Rebecca N. Bleibaum
14 Statistical Analysis 375Herbert Stone and Rebecca N. Bleibaum
15 Quality Assurance and Legislation 391David Jukes
16 Regulatory Toxicology 437Gerald C. Moy
17 Food Business Management: Principles and Practice 453Michael Bourlakis, David B. Grant and Paul Weightman
18 Food Marketing 473Takahide Yamaguchi
19 Product Development 487Ray Winger
20 Information Technology 503Jeremy D. Selman
21 Communication and Transferable Skills 519Jeremy D. Selman
About the Editor
Geoffrey Campbell–Platt is Professor Emeritus of Food Technology at the University of Reading, UK, and Former President of the International Union of Food Science and Technology (IUFoST). He is also a Fellow of the International Academy of Food Science and Technology (IAFoST).