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21-11-2022 | Original

Investigation of the molecular description of small molecules in void spaces of wood using dielectric measurements

In this study, dielectric measurements were performed on wood from an evergreen conifer tree, Cryptomeria japonica, impregnated with various aqueous solutions to investigate the molecular description of water and solute molecules in the void …

Open Access 21-11-2022 | Original

Shear traction‐separation laws of European beech under mode II loading by 3D digital image correlation

An experimental and numerical study on mode II fracture behaviour of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) in the RL and TL crack propagation systems is performed. It is a hardwood species that has attracted increasing interest for structural use in …

19-11-2022 | Original

Effect of the pretreatment on the porosity of the hybrid activated carbons prepared from wood-based solid and liquid precursors

The purpose of this work is to study the relationship between carbonization temperatures (400 and 500 °C) of biomass-based precursors and porosity of the obtained activated carbons. This study is carried out within the framework of the concept of …

15-11-2022 | Original

On the selection of the weighting parameter value in optimizing Eucalyptus globulus pulp yield models based on NIR spectra

Prediction of pulp yield of Eucalyptus globulus wood samples based on partial least squares (PLS) regression can be optimized by utilizing specific near infrared (NIR) wavelengths. A critical feature of this approach is the weighting of constraint …

12-11-2022 | Original

Formation of transcrystallinity and characterization of its nanoscale mechanical properties in bamboo fiber-anchored nano-TiO2/polypropylene composites

Transcrystallinity (TC) developing on the fiber surface of natural fiber/semicrystalline polymer composites shows great application potential in interfacial enhancement. The local mechanical properties of TC play a vital role in understanding the …

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Wood Science and Technology publishes original scientific research results and review papers covering the entire field of wood material science, wood components and wood based products. Subjects are wood biology and wood quality, wood physics and physical technologies, wood chemistry and chemical technologies. Latest advances in areas such as cell wall and wood formation; structural and chemical composition of wood and wood composites and their property relations; physical, mechanical and chemical characterization and relevant methodological developments, and microbiological degradation of wood and wood based products are reported. Topics related to wood technology include machining, gluing, and finishing, composite technology, wood modification, wood mechanics, creep and rheology, and the conversion of wood into pulp and biorefinery products.

The Editor-in-Chief is Klaus Richter, Holzforschung München, Technische Universität München, Germany; The Co-Editor-in-Chief is Robert Evans, Silvi Scan Pty. Ltd., Australia

Wood Science and Technology
Volume 31/1997 - Volume 56/2022
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
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