OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY
31May2017

WSE Seminar Series: Shahlinney Lipeh, PhD Candidate

Global trends in timber utilization are shifting towards harvests of younger, smaller diameter trees originating from more intensively managed forests. The wood from these trees is perceived as…
31May2017

Wood Based Products from Oil Palm Trunks - from idea to reality: Co-operation of academic research and industrial development

Dr. Arno Fruehwald is an internationally respected and well known wood scientist who has nearly 60 years of professional and academic experience.  His passion for connecting            academics and…
31May2017

Renewable Materials Honors Thesis Defense: Hayley Girod

Western juniper (Juniperus occidentalis) is a "native invasive" tree species in eastern Oregon.  It is extremely good at finding and consuming water in arid climates, which makes it…
01Jun2017

Thesis Defense: Daniel Trebelhorn

Untreated wood is inherently hygroscopic and moisture content variations can have substantial effects on dimensional stability leading to the development of deep surface checks that further enhance moisture…