University of California

Publications - Pear

Effect of Ethylene and Temperature Conditioning on Sensory Attributes and Chemical Composition of 'Comice' Pears

Warangkana Makkumrai, Hanne Sivertsen, David Sugar, Susan E. Ebeler, Florence Negre-Zakharov, and Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear, Sensory Evaluation
2014

Low Oxygen Pre-Storage Treatment is Effective in Reducing Chilling Injuries of Deciduous Fruit

Edna Pesis, Oleg Feygenberg, Revital Sabban-Amin, Susan E. Ebeler, Elizabeth J. Mitcham, Ruth Ben-Arie

 

Apple, Chilling Injury, Pear, Storage
2014

Effect of Ethylene and Temperature Conditioning on Sensory Attributes and Chemical Composition of 'Bartlett' Pears

Warangkana Makkumrai, Gordon E. Anthon, Hanne Sivertsen, Susan E. Ebeler, Florence Negre-Zakharov, Diane M. Barrett, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear
2014

Endogenous and Exogenous Ethylene Modulates the Response of 'Bartlett' Pears to 1-Methylcyclopropene

A.J. Macnish, E.J. Mitcham, D.M. Holcroft

Pear
2012

Fruit Temperature and Ethylene Modulate 1-MCP Response in 'Bartlett' Pears

Max G. Villalobos Acuña, William V. Biasi, Elizabeth J. Mitcham, Deirdre Holcroft

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
April 2011

Comparison of Platform versus Ladders for Harvest in Northern California Pear Orchard

R.B. Elkins, E.J. Mitcham, W.V. Biasi, J. Abreu, J.M. Meyers, V. Duraj, J.A. Miles, D.J. Tejeda, L. Asin

Harvesting, Pear
2011

Effect of Maturity and Cold Storage on Ethylene Biosynthesis and Ripening in 'Bartlett' Pears Treated after Harvest with 1-MCP

Max G. Villalobos-Acuña, William V. Biasi, Syliva Flores, Cai-Zhong Jiang, Michael S. Reid, Neil H. Willits, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
August 2010

Preharvest Application of 1-Methylcyclopropene Influences Fruit Drop and Storage Potential of 'Bartlett' Pears

Max G. Villalobos Acuña, William V. Biasi, Sylvia Flores, and Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Ethylene and 1-MCP, Pear
April 2010

Superficial Scald Susceptibility and a-farnesene Metabolism in 'Bartlett' Pears Grown in California and Washington

Bruce D. Whitaker, Max Villalobos-Acuna, Elizabeth J. Mitcham, James P. Mattheis

Pear
2009

Ripening of European Pears: The Chilling Dilemma

Max Villalobos-Acuña, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear
2008

Pear Production and Handling Manual

Elizabeth J. Mitcham and Rachel B. Elkins

Handling at Destination, Pear
2007

Effect of high-pressure hot-water washing treatment on fruit quality, insects, and disease in apples and pears Part I. System description and the effect on fruit quality of ‘d’Anjou’ pears

Jinhe Bai, Eugene A. Mielke, Paul M. Chen, Robert A. Spotts, Maryna Serdani, James D. Hansen, Lisa G. Neven

Apple, Insect Control, Pear
January 2006

Effect of high-pressure hot-water washing treatment on fruit quality,insects, and disease in apples and pears Part III. Use of silicone-based materials and mechanical methods to eliminate surface pests

J.D. Hansen, M.L. Heidt, L.G. Neven, E.A. Mielke, J. Bai, P.M. Chen, R.A. Spotts

Apple, Insect Control, Pear
January 2006

Effect of high-pressure hot water washing treatment on fruit quality,insects, and disease in apples and pears Part IV: Use of silicone-based materials and mechanical methods to eliminate surface arthropod eggs

Lisa G. Neven, James D. Hansen, Robert A. Spotts, Maryna Serdani, Eugene A. Mielke, Jinhe Bai, Paul M. Chen, Peter G. Sanderson

Apple, Insect Control, Pear
January 2006

Effects of Various Coatings and Antioxidants on Peel Browning of 'Bartlett' Pears

Xuqiao Feng, Bill Biasi, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear
2004

Interactions Between 1-MCP Concentration, Treatment Interval and Storage Time for 'Bartlett' Pears

J.H. Ekman, M. Clayton, W.V. Biasi, E.J. Mitcham

Pear
2003

Effect of Ethylene in the Storage Environment on Quality of 'Bartlett Pears'

J.H. Brower, W.V. Biasi, E.J. Mitcham

Ethylene and 1-MCP, Pear
2003

Quality Changes in Fresh-cut Pear Slices as Affected by Controlled Atmospheres and Chemical Preservatives

James R. Gorny, Betty Hess-Pierce, Rodrigo A. Cifuentes, Adel A. Kader

Fresh-cut Fruits, Modified Atmospheres, Pear, Quality Evaluation
2002

Responses of European Pears to 1-MCP

Beth Mitcham, Jim Mattheis, Jenny Bower, Bill Biasi, Murray Clayton

Ethylene and 1-MCP, Modified Atmospheres, Pear
November 2001

Quality Changes in Fresh-cut Pear Slices as Affected by Cultivar, Ripeness Stage, Fruit Size, and Storage Regime

J.R. Gorny, R.A. Cifuentes, B. Hess-Pierce, and A.A. Kader

Fresh-cut Fruits, Nectarine, Pear, Quality Evaluation
2000

Cold Storage Duration Influences Ethylene Biosynthesis and Ripening of 'Bartlett' Pear

I. Tayfun Agar, William V. Biasi, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear
2000

Temperature and Exposure Time During Ethylene Conditioning Affect Ripening of Bartlett Pears

I. Tayfun Agar, William V. Biasi, Elizabeth J. Mitcham

Pear
2000

Postharvest Physiology and Quality Maintenance of Fresh-Cut Pears

J.R. Gorny, M.I. Gil, and A.A. Kader

Fresh-cut Fruits, Pear
1998

Packaging Bartlett Pears in Polyethylene Film Bags to Reduce Vibration Injury in Transit

D.C. Slaughter, J.F. Thompson, R.T. Hinsch

Packaging, Pear, Transportation
1998

Influence of Place Packing or Tray Packing on the Cooling Rate of Palletized 'Anjou' Pears

Dana F. Faubion, Adel A. Kader

Cooling, Pear
October - December 1997

CA '97 Vol. 2 Apples and Pears

Elizabeth J. Mitcham (Editor)

Apple, Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1997

The Relationship of Premature Ripening of Bartlett Pears to Preharvest Temperatures

W.M. Mellenthin, and C.Y. Wang

Fruit Ripening, Pear
1997

Storage Response of D'anjou Pears Following Short-Term High Carbon Dioxide Treatment

W.M. Mellenthin, and C.Y Wang

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1977

Late Harvest and Delayed Cooling Induce Internal Browning of ‘Ya Li’ and ‘Seuri’ Chinese Pears

Carlos H. Crisosto, David Garner, Gayle M. Crisosto, Steve Sibbett, Kevin R. Day

Asian Pear, Pear
July 1994

Early Harvest Prevents Internal Browning in Asian Pears

Carlos H. Crisosto, David Garner, Gayle M. Crisosto, G. Steven Sibbett, Kevin R. Day

Asian Pear, Pear
July - August 1994

Respiratory Metabolism of Pear Fruit and Cultured Cells Exposed to Hypoxic Atmospheres: Associated Change in Activities of Key Enzymes

George D. Nanos, Roger J. Romani, and Adel A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1994

Ethanolic Fermentation of 'Bartlett' Pears as Influenced by Ripening Stage and Atmospheric Composition

Dangyang Ke, Elhadi Yahia, Mila Mateos, and Adel A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1994

Assessment of Vibration Injury to Bartlett Pears

D.C. Slaughter, R.T. Hinsch, J.F. Thompson

Packaging, Pear
July-August 1993

Effects of CO2 on Ethylene Biosynthesis in 'Bartlett' Pears

Sergio H. Chavez-Franco, and Adel A. Kader

Ethylene and 1-MCP, Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1993

Low O2-Induced Changes in pH and Energy Charge in Pear Fruit Tissue

George D. Nanos, and Adel A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1993

Compositional Characterization of Prune Juice

Hendrik van Gorsel, Chingying Li, Eduardo L. Kerbel, Mirjam Smits, and Adel A. Kader

Apple, Cherry, Grape, Kiwifruit, Nectarine, Peach, Pear, Plum, Prune, Strawberry
1992

External and Internal Factors Influence Fruit Tolerance to Low-oxygen Atmospheres

Dangyang Ke, and Adel A. Kader

Apple, Asian Pear, Modified Atmospheres, Pear, Plum
1992

Matabolic and Other Responses of 'Bartlett' Pear Fruit and Suspension-cultured 'Passe Crassane' Pear Fruit Cells Held in 0.25% O2

George D. Nanos, Roger J. Romani, and Adel A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1992

Physiology and Prediction of Fruit Tolerance to Low-oxygen Atmospheres

Dangyang Ke, Leonor Rodriguez-Sinobas, and Adel A. Kader

Apple, Asian Pear, Modified Atmospheres, Pear, Plum
1991

Respiratory and Glycolytic Response of Suspension-cultured 'Passe Crassane' Pear Fruit Cells to Elevated CO2 Concentrations

Eduardo L. Kerbel, Adel A. Kader, and Roger J. Romani

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1990

Physiological and Quality Responses of 'Bartlett' Pears to Reduced O2 and Enhanced CO2 Levels and Storage Temperatures

Dangyang Ke, Hendrik van Gorsel, and Adel A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1990

Uso de Esteres de Sacarosa como Retardadores de Maduracion de Peras y Ciruelas

E. Adriana Dinamarca, F. Gordon Mitchell, Adel A. Kader

Pear, Plum
September 1989

Postharvest Physiology and Quality Maintenance of Sliced Pear and Strawberry Fruits

Joan C. Rosen, and Adel A. Kader

Fresh-cut Fruits, Pear, Strawberry
1989

Long Term Storage of 'Early Gold' and Shinko Asian Pears in Low Oxygen Atmospheres

Devon Zagory, Danyang Ke, and Adel A. Kader

Asian Pear, Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1989

Mode of Action of Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide on Postharvest Physiology of 'Bartlett' Pears

A.A. Kader

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1989

Aerobic-anaerobic Respiratory Transition in Pear Fruit and Cultured Pear Fruit Cells

Michael R. Boersig, Adel A. Kader, and Roger J. Romani

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
November 1988

Study of Impact and Compression Damage on Asian Pears

Pictiaw Chen, Margarita Ruiz, Fuming Lu, Adel A. Kader

Asian Pear, Pear
July-August 1987

Effects of Elevated CO2 Concentrations on Glycolysis in Intact 'Bartlett' Pear Fruit

Eduardo L. Kerbel, Adel A. Kader, and Roger J. Romani

Modified Atmospheres, Pear
1987

Effect of Aminoethoxy Analog of Rhizobitoxine on Ripening of Pears

Chien Yi Wang, and Walt M. Mellenthin

Fruit Ripening, Pear
1977

Watery Breakdown of Bartlett Pear

F.G. Mitchell, Gene Mayer

Pear
May 1973

Rapid, Uniform Warming of Cannery Pears

R.A. Parsons, E.C. Maxie, F.G. Mitchell, Gene Mayer

Pear
1973

Internal Ethylene Levels during Ripening and Climacteric in Anjou Pears

C.Y. Wang, and W.M. Mellenthin

Fruit Ripening, Pear
1972

Identification of Abscisic Acid in Bartlett Pears and Its Relationship to Premature Ripening

Chien Y. Wang, Shiow Y. Wang, and Walter M. Mellenthin

Fruit Ripening, Pear
1972

Solid/Spaced - A New Carloading Pattern for Tight-Fill Packed Fruit

F.G. Mitchell, G. Mayer, C.H. Campbell, Jr.

Packaging, Pear, Plum, Transportation
December 1968

Pear Transit Simulated in Test

Noel F. Sommer

Packaging, Pear, Transportation
September 1957

Surface Discoloration of Pears

Noel F. Sommer

Packaging, Pear
January 1957
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