WS&E Graduate Seminar Series

2014 WS&E Spring Term Graduate Seminar Series Schedule

  • April 2, 2014 Babak Mirzaei, PhD Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OUS, "Durability Assessment of Wood Resins Using Fracture Mechanics"  (Abstract)

  • April 9, 2014 H. Greeley Beck, MS Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OUS, "Test Methods for Assay of Water Repellency in Railroad Ties (Abstract)

  • April 16, 2014 Li Yan, Visiting Scientist, People's Republic of China, "Effects of Glycerol and Borate Pretreatments on Compressive and Thermal Modification of Wood" (Abstract)

  • April 23, 2014 Logan Bernart, MS Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OSU, "Development and Characterization of Wood Fiber Reinforced Polymers" (Abstract)

  • April 30, 2014 Danny Way, MS Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OSU, "Structural Performance of Glued Laminated Bamboo Beams" (Abstract)

  • May 7, 2014 Mike Bilodeau, Director, Process Development Center, Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Maine, Orono,"A Sustainable Model for Delivering Outreach Services at a Land Grant University" (Abstract)

  • May 14, 2014 Seminar Cancelled

  • May 21, 2014 John Nairn, Professor and Richardson Chair in Wood Science and Forest Products,OSU, "Modeling Short-fiber Reinforced Nanocomposites Including Effects of Fiber Aspect Ratio and Fiber Matrix Interfaces" (Abstract)

  • May 28, 2014 Nizam Salim, MS Candidate, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OSU, 

  • June 4, 2014 Sarath Vega Gutierrez, PhD Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering, OSU, "Initial Investigations into the Spalting Potential of Peruvian Hardwoods" (Abstract)

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