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RF Heating FAQ

What is Radio Frequency (RF)? ANS..

How does RF heat food? ANS..

What are the available frequencies for food industry applications?ANS..

What are the advantages of RF heating for food compared with conventional heating methods? ANS..

What are the similarities and differences between RF heating and microwave
heating? ANS..

Is food processed by RF heating safe to consume? ANS..

What applications of RF heating are currently in use in the food processing
area? ANS..

What are the main challenges for applying RF energy in the food industry? ANS..

What is the difference between traditional oscillator RF systems and 50Ω RF
systems? ANS..







Created: March 4, 2013 VSH
Updated: March 5, 2013 VSH

Dr. Juming Tang

Professor, Scientist
Associate Chair BSysE
Distinguished Chair Food Engineering
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