Literature Review on the Developments of Rice Milling Machines

  • M. Sohail PervezEmail author
  • K. S. ZakiuddinEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 37)


The aim of this paper is to present the recent developments in the field of rice milling technology including human powered milling machines. The present paper lucidly explains both traditional and improved methods for the rice milling operation. It speaks about the innovations that took place in dehusking machine from earliest times to the present and its future scope. The different types of designs and progressive developments with operating parameters and mechanisms used can be overviewed from the literature review to obtain out the scope for further developments.


Dehusking Paddy Hullers Mechanization Human powered milling machines 



I would like to take this opportunity to express my profound gratitude and deep regard to my PhD supervisor, Professor. K. S. Zakiuddin who provided insight and expertise that greatly assisted the research.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringPriyadarshini College of EngineeringNagpurIndia

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