Sensory Service Center-University of Arkansas
Tonya Tokar, Lab Manager
2650 N Young Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72704

Phone: 479 575 6826
Fax: 479 575 6936

The University of Arkansas Sensory Service Center is a non-profit entity that conducts basic and advanced applied research to better understand the roles of sensory aspects in food perception and acceptance.

The consumer facility has 13 testing booths and a fully equipped prep kitchen area. Our focus group room/area has full video conferencing capabilities.

Main services include:

Descriptive analysis using a trained panel

Consumer testing(CLT and IHUT)

Large consumer database for recruiting

Instrumental assessments for smell and taste perception

Instrumental rheology and texture analysis

Eye-tracking equipment.

We are listed under the following Categories/Subcategories:
Ingredients/Product Formulation
  • Sensory Evaluation
  • Analytical Testing/Lab Services
  • Instrumentation
  • Moisture Analyzers
  • Consumer Testing
    Ancillary Services
  • University Research Facility