The NC State University
Sensory Service Center conducts contract (proprietary) studies using
qualitative and quantitative sensory testing and volatile compound
analyses tailored to meet the needs of
its clientele. These efforts are augmented by independent research and
exploration conducted in the internationally recognized program of Professor MaryAnne Drake.
Ways we can help your
research capacity, business productivity or product
Work with you to assess your needs and requirements.|
Design and implement analytical sensory tests including difference tests, threshold tests, and descriptive sensory analysis
Design and implement consumer panel
and focus group analysis.
Perform consumer acceptability testing.
Statistical reporting and analysis.
Interpret results and make recommendations
related to your needs.
On-site workshops at your facility tailored to your interests and needs
On-site panel training at your facility
Volatile compound extraction (headspace and solvent extraction capacity)
with GC-MS and/or GC/O.