OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Simonsen, John

Position Type: 
Faculty
Job Title: 
Professor
Department: 
Wood Science & Engineering
Office Location: 

120 Richardson Hall

Phone Number: 
(541) 737-4217
Fax Number: 
(541) 737-3385
Education: 
Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of Colorado, 1975
B.S., Chemistry, University of Missouri, 1969
Research Areas: 
  • Composite Materials
Research Interests: 
  • 3D Printing
  • Biopolymers
  • Nanocellulose
  • Wood-based Composites

Advising

Graduate Major Advisor
Graduate Students: 
Courses Taught: 
WSE 266 (Ecampus)
Industrial Hemp
Introduction to the botany, biology and agronomy of the hemp plant, and the origins, historical contexts and implications of contemporary legal and social issues surrounding its use for food, fiber, and building products.
WSE 522
Wood Science II
WSE 530
Polymer Composites