Microencapsulation Techniques for Food Flavour

Youngjae Byun, Young Teck Kim, Kashappa Goud Desai, Hyun Jin Park

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10 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Chemistry and Biology of Volatiles
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages26
ISBN (Print)9780470777787
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Aug 13


  • Cyclodextrins (CDs), cyclic oligosaccharides - with hydrophilic exterior and hydrophobic central cavity
  • Extrusion, second largest production method of flavour microcapsules - in food and flavour industries
  • Flow diagram for microencapsulation of flavours by extrusion
  • Food flavour, significant factor - acceptability and quality of food by taste and smell
  • Microencapsulation of flavours - in food industry, soups, beverages, cookies, chewing gums
  • Microencapsulation techniques - for food flavour
  • Microencapsulation, technology of packaging active materials within another material
  • Processing cost, main concern in food flavour industry
  • Spray drying encapsulation, oldest used microencapsulation technique - in food industry
  • Wall materials used in microencapsulation techniques

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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