BioResources

A peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to the science of lignocellulosic materials, chemicals, and their new and improved applications. Rearch areas of interest include wood products, paper science, lignocellulosic energy, chemical products of cellulosic materials, biocomposites, and novel uses material derived from woody material. The editors recommend the use of Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers to view the contents of this OJS site. In particular, please use one of these browsers if you encounter difficulties in opening PDF files under the "Table of Contents" for an issue of the journal.

Vol 10, No 2 (2015)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Professional Graduate Degree Options in China: How to Meet Future Needs for Innovation and Higher Efficiency in the Cellulose-based Industries PDF
Congcong Chi, Sufeng Zhang, Bin Zhang, Sen Wang, Yangyu Wu, Yahui Gong 1986-1987

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Method of Black Liquor Combustion to Remove Silicon from Wheat Straw Pulping PDF
Yongjian Xu, Hao Sun, Xue Li, Dingjun Zhang, Yong Tian 1988-1997
Pressure, Feed Rate, and Abrasive Mass Flow Rate Influence on Surface Roughness for Recombinant Bamboo Abrasive Water Jet Cutting PDF
Rongrong Li, Mats Ekevad, Xiaolei Guo, Pingxiang Cao, Jie Wang, Qingqing Chen, Hong Xue 1998-2008
Simulating Stresses Associated with the Bending of Wood Using a Finite Element Method PDF
Milan Gaff, Miroslav Gašparík, Vlastimil Borůvka, Marián Babiak 2009-2019
Thermal Decomposition Properties of Materials from Different Parts of Corn Stalk PDF
Siwei Huang, Qinglin Wu, Dingguo Zhou, Runzhou Huang 2020-2031
Forecasting of Particleboard Consumption in Iran Using Univariate Time Series Models PDF
Amir Tavakkoli, Amir Hooman Hemmasi, Mohammad Talaeipour, Behzad Bazyar, Ajang Tajdini 2032-2043
Chemical Modification of Kraft Cellulose Fibres: Influence of Pretreatment on Paper Properties PDF
Houssein Awada, Pierre-Henri Elchinger, Pierre-Antoine Faugeras, Chouki Zerrouki, Daniel Montplaisir, Francois Brouillette, Rachida Zerrouki 2044-2056
Analysis of Photodegradation Process of Pinus sylvestris L. Wood after Treatment with Acid and Alkaline Buffers and Light Irradiation PDF
Magdalena Zborowska, Agata Stachowiak-Wencek, Magdalena Nowaczyk-Organista, Bogusława Waliszewska, Włodzimierz Prądzyński 2057-2066
Appraisal of Artificial Neural Network and Response Surface Methodology in Modeling and Process Variable Optimization of Oxalic Acid Production from Cashew Apple Juice: A Case of Surface Fermentation PDF
Harrison Abugewa Emeko, Abraham Olusegun Olugbogi, Eriola Betiku 2067-2082
The Effects of Heat Treatment with the ThermoWood® Method on the Equilibrium Moisture Content and Dimensional Stability of Wild Cherry Wood PDF
Ayhan Aytin, Süleyman Korkut, Öner Ünsal, Nevzat Çakıcıer 2083-2093
Chemical Characteristics of Teak Wood Attacked by Neotermes tectonae PDF
Ganis Lukmandaru 2094-2102
Effect of Sulfuric Acid on Pretreatment of YSS-10R Variety of Sorghum and Analysis of Its Interaction with Temperature and Time PDF
Suhail J. Choudhary, Sajid Mehmood, Hajra Naz, Hawa Z. E. Jaafar, Muhammad Zia-Ul-Haq 2103-2112
Effect of Acetylation of Wood Flour and MAPP Content during Compounding on Physical Properties, Decay Resistance, Contact Angle, and Morphology of Polypropylene/Wood Flour Composites PDF
Mehdi Malakani, Behzad Bazyar, Mohammad Talaiepour, Amir Hooman Hemmasi, Ismaeil Ghasemi 2113-2129
Renewable Myrcene-based UV-curable Monomer and its Copolymers with Acrylated Epoxidized Soybean Oil: Design, Preparation, and Characterization PDF
Xuejuan Yang, Shouhai Li, Jianling Xia, Jian Song, Kun Huang, Mei Li 2130-2142
High-pressure Treatment of DMAc/LiCl Swollen Softwood Pulp PDF
Jasmina Obradovic, Pedro Fardim, Lippo Lassila, Patrick Navard, Dennis Kronlund 2143-2155
Orange Wood Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Composites: Thermal Properties PDF
Rafel Reixach, Josep Puig, José Alberto Méndez, Jordi Gironès, Francesc X. Espinach, Gerard Arbat, Pere Mutjé 2156-2166
Antioxidant Activity In Vivo and In Vitro of Two Feruloyl Oligosaccharides Preparations Produced from Wheat Bran and Fermented by Aureobasidium pullulans PDF
Xiaohong Yu, Xuemei Zhu, Zhenxin Gu, Shaojuan Lai 2167-2176
Wet Oxidation Pretreatment of Wood Pulp Waste for Enhancing Enzymatic Saccharification PDF
Xingxiang Ji, Shanshan Liu, Qiang Wang, Guihua Yang, Jiachuan Chen, Guigan Fang 2177-2184
Synthesis and Characterization of Alkylated Bacterial Cellulose in an Ionic Liquid PDF
Jinmin Qin, Ziyu Qin, Xueqiong Yin, Qinghuan Zeng, Li Zhu 2185-2194
Effects of Modified Cooking on Fiber Wall Structure of E. globulus and E. nitens PDF
Rudine Antes, Olli Pekka Joutsimo 2195-2212
Effects of Decorative Veneer and Structure on the Thermal Conductivity of Engineered Wood Flooring PDF
Qingqing Chen, Xiaolei Guo, Futang Ji, Jun Wang, Jie Wang, Pingxiang Cao 2213-2222
Direct Production of Ethyl Levulinate from Carbohydrates Catalyzed by H-ZSM-5 Supported Phosphotungstic Acid PDF
Shiqiang Zhao, Guizhuan Xu, Junli Chang, Chun Chang, Jing Bai, Shuqi Fang, Ze Liu 2223-2234
Effect of Blank Holding Force on the Gas Tightness of Paperboard Trays Manufactured by the Press Forming Process PDF
Ville Leminen, Panu Tanninen, Henry Lindell, Juha Varis 2235-2243
Synthesis of Liquid Hot Water Cotton Linter to Prepare Cellulose Membrane using NaOH/Urea or LiOH/Urea PDF
Sinyee Gan, Farah Nadia Mohammad Padzil, Sarani Zakaria, Chin Hua Chia, Sharifah Nabihah Syed Jaafar, Ruey Shan Chen 2244-2255
In-Situ Assessment of Structural Timber Density Using Non-Destructive and Semi-Destructive Testing PDF
Guillermo Iñiguez-Gonzalez, Joaquín Montón, Francisco Arriaga, Edgar Segués 2256-2265
The Utilization of Soybean Straw. I. Fiber Morphology and Chemical Characteristics PDF
Zhulan Liu, Yunfeng Cao, Zhiguo Wang, Hao Ren, Thomas E. Amidon, Yuanzong Lai 2266-2280
Influence of Gender on the Mechanical and Physical Properties of Hemp Shiv Fiber Cell Wall in Dioecious Hemp Plant PDF
Xiaoping Li, Guanben Du, Siqun Wang, Yujie Meng 2281-2288
Enhancement of TCF and ECF Bleaching Processes by Urea and Enzymatic Pretreatments: Optimization of a Laccase-Mediator Pretreatment PDF
Luisa L. García-Fuentevilla, Raquel Martín-Sampedro, Jose M. Carbajo, Manuel J. Diaz, María E. Eugenio 2289-2304
The Utilization of Soybean Straw. II. Dissolution & Regeneration of Soybean Straw in LiCl/DMSO PDF
Zhulan Liu, Yunfeng Cao, Zhiguo Wang, Hao Ren, Thomas E. Amidon, Yuanzong Lai 2305-2317
Effect of Low Temperature Cyclic Treatments on Modulus of Elasticity of Birch Wood PDF
Liyuan Zhao, Jianxiong Lu, Yongdong Zhou, Jinghui Jiang 2318-2327
Quantitative Examination of Pre-Extraction Treatment on the Determination of Lignin Content in Leaves PDF
Morikazu Toda, Takuya Akiyama, Tomoya Yokoyama, Yuji Matsumoto 2328-2337
Synthesis and Characterization of Low Molecular Weight Chitosan PDF
Xue Zheng, Yihui Yin, Wei Jiang, Liyan Xing, Junwen Pu 2338-2349
Environmental Durability of Vinyl Ester Composites Filled with Carbonized Jatropha Seed Shell PDF
N. A. Sri Aprilia, Md. Sohrab Hossain, C. K. Abdullah, H. P. S. Abdul Khalil, Enih Rosamah, Rudi Dungani, Yalda Davoudpour, I. S. M Zaidul 2350-2359
Toward Industrially Feasible Methods for Following the Process of Manufacturing Cellulose Nanofibers PDF
Carl Moser, Mikael E. Lindström, Gunnar Henriksson 2360-2375
Application of Ultrafiltration in a Paper Mill: Process Water Reuse and Membrane Fouling Analysis PDF
Chen Chen, Shengtao Mao, Jingjing Wang, Jinfeng Bao, Hui Xu, Wenpeng Su, Hongqi Dai 2376-2391
Multiscale Analysis on Electrical Properties of Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Wood Composites PDF
Xiaolong Zhu, Liping Sun 2392-2405
Promotion of Crystal Growth on Biomass-based Carbon using Phosphoric Acid Treatments PDF
Liwei Yu, Daisuke Tatsumi, Songlin Zuo, Mitsuhiro Morita 2406-2417
Kinetics of Viscosity Decrease by Cellulase Treatment of Bleached Hardwood Kraft-Based Dissolving Pulp PDF
Shanshan Liu, Qiang Wang, Guihua Yang, Jiachuan Chen, Yonghao Ni, Xingxiang Ji 2418-2424
Enhancing Lead Adsorption Capacity by Controlling the Chain Length of Alkyl Amine Grafted Lignin PDF
Zhili Li, Duo Xiao, Yan Kong, Yuanyuan Ge 2425-2432
Chemical Contents and Antifungal Activity of Some Durable Wood Extractives vs. Pleurotus ostreatus PDF
Saim Ateş, Mahmut Gür, Osman Emre Özkan, Mehmet Akça, Çağrı Olgun, Aytaç Güder 2433-2443
Investigation of a New Natural Particleboard Adhesive Composed of Tannin and Sucrose. 2. Effect of Pressing Temperature and Time on Board Properties, and Characterization of Adhesive PDF
Zhongyuan Zhao, Kenji Umemura 2444-2460
Changes in Cell Wall Structure during Kraft Processing of Pinus radiata PDF
Olli P. Joutsimo, Dante Giacomozzi 2461-2478
Durability of Epoxi-Oil Modified and Alkoxysilane Treated Wood in Field Testing PDF
Dmitri Panov, Nasko Terziev 2479-2491
Multifunctional Properties of Glycoside Hydrolase Family 43 from Paenibacillus curdlanolyticus Strain B-6 Including Exo-β-xylosidase, Endo-xylanase, and α-L-Arabinofuranosidase Activities PDF
Kanok Wongratpanya, Siriluck Imjongjairak, Rattiya Waeonukul, Somphit Sornyotha, Paripok Phitsuwan, Patthra Pason, Thidarat Nimchua, Chakrit Tachaapaikoon, Khanok Ratanakhanokchai 2492-2505
Investigating the Stereochemistry of α-Carbon in Lignin Preparations and Lignin Model Compounds Using 77Se NMR PDF
Mahnaz Oghbaie, Seyed Ahmad Mirshokraie, Abdol H. Massoudi 2506-2510
Hydrolyzability of Pectic Anionic Substances in Process Waters by Pectinases PDF
Chunhui Zhang, Shiyu Fu, Yu Liu 2511-2517
Boosting Oxygen Delignification of Poplar Kraft Pulp by Xylanase Pretreatment PDF
Xingxiang Ji, Jiachuan Chen, Qiang Wang, Zhongjian Tian, Guihua Yang, Shanshan Liu 2518-2525
The Prospects of Rubberwood Biomass Energy Production in Malaysia PDF
Jegatheswaran Ratnasingam, Geetha Ramasamy, Lim Tau Wai, Abdul Latib Senin, Neelakandan Muttiah 2526-2548


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