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Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science, 2019, 2(2); doi: 10.25236/AJCIS.010038.

Research Progress on Methods of Electromagnetic Wave Detection of Grain Moisture


Tingfeng Liu1, Jianjun Wu1, * and Weifeng Zhu2

Corresponding Author:
Jianjun Wu

1 College of Information Science and Engineering, Henan University of Technology, Zhengzhou 450001, China
2 College of Science, Henan University of Technology, Zhengzhou 450001, China
*Corresponding author e-mail: [email protected]


One of the important indicators of food storage safety is the grain moisture content. Non-destructive and accurate detection of grain moisture content is a goal that researchers in the grain storage safety industry have been pursuing. The methods of detecting grain moisture, namely the advantages and disadvantages of lossy and non-destructive methods, are summarized. The research status of electromagnetic wave detection methods of electromagnetic waves in different wavelengths such as near-infrared, terahertz and microwave is reviewed. This lays the foundation for selecting the best wavelength electromagnetic wave to detect grain moisture.


grain moisture, electromagnetic wave, near infrared, terahertz, microware

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Tingfeng Liu, Jianjun Wu and Weifeng Zhu. Research Progress on Methods of Electromagnetic Wave Detection of Grain Moisture. Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science (2019), Vol. 2, Issue 2: 49-58. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJCIS.010038.


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