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पारंपरिक खाद्य एवं ऐन्द्गिय विज्ञान

 

DEPT. OF TRADITIONAL FOODS & SENSORY SCIENCE

 

  + 91- 821-2515842        tfss@cftri.res.in         Staff Email

 

 
R&D Activities

 

The Research Activities pursued in the TFSS Department include:

  • Technology development for vegetable oils and fats
  • Alternative methods for extraction / processing of oils
  • Establishing sensory evaluation laboratory
  • Sensory analysis and consumer acceptance studies on foods & beverages
  • Recovery of wax, lecithin, vitamin-E, oryzanol and fatty acids from by-products of vegetable oil refining industry
  • Extraction of Nutraceuticals and their chemistry, technology development and food applications
  • Speciality fats for convenience foods, confectionery, bakery and other food applications
  • Convenience and ready-to-eat food products including snacks, sweets, savouries, chocolates and candies
  • Some of the technologies licensed to industries from the Department are : Nutri oil blends, Coconut oil blends, Oryzanol concentrate, Instant mixes for foods such as Idli, Dosa, Jamun, Jilebi, Chakli, Low Sugar/Low Fat Foods for Diabetics and other Functional Foods.

The TFSS Department offers the following R&D Expertise:

  • Chemistry and Technology of Lipids, Nutraceuticals and Speciality Foods
  • Structured Lipids, Health Foods
  • Chemistry of Lipids & Frying
  • Engineering / Biotechnology, Snack Technology
  • Lipid Biochemistry / Inflammation
  • Lipids Chemistry & Anti-diabetic Foods Development
  • Convenience Foods Technology & Frying
  • Speciality Fats, Food Spreads
  • Confectionery & Sweets / Snacks Development
  • Sensory Profiling of Products
  • Product Comparisons
  • Threshold Determinations
  • Shelf-life Studies
  • Product/Process Optimization
  • Product Positioning
  • Consultancy on Establishing Sensory Analysis Laboratory
  • Correlations between Instrumental and Sensory Data

 


 Address

Department of T F S S, CFTRI Campus,
Mysuru - 570 020

 Email

tfss@cftri.res.in

 Phone

+ 91- 821-2515842