Development of postproduction machinery for Jatropha curcas seeds

submitted by: UP Los Baños

A report on the project to (1) develop a set of machinery for the following operations: (i) harvesting, (ii) husking, (iii) shelling, and (iv) cleaning, (2) design and develop a system for the proper (i) drying and (ii) storage of Jatropha seeds, and (3) test and evaluate the developed technologies.

Dr. Arnold R. Elepaño
Institute of Agricultural Engineering
College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology
University of the Philippines Los Baños

Inca: User Level Grid Monitoring presented by Shava Smallen

submitted by: shava

Shava Smallen, the lead grid computing programmer for Inca, discusses how Inca detects Grid infrastructure problems by executing periodic, automated, user-level testing of Grid software and services. For further information see: http://inca.sdsc.edu/

Biology of Algae

submitted by: scivee-team

An overview of the biology of algae and microorganisms.