A new model for single-layer drying

Midilli A. , Kucuk H., Yapar Z.

DRYING TECHNOLOGY, vol.20, no.7, pp.1503-1513, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1081/drt-120005864
  • Title of Journal : DRYING TECHNOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1503-1513
  • Keywords: single layer, solar drying, mushroom, pistachio, pollen, SLICES


This paper presents a new empirical model for single layer drying process, which was verified with selected experimental data. The present model is also compared with other single layer drying models available in the literature, using laboratory as well as field data from literature.