BioResources

A peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to the science of lignocellulosic materials, chemicals, and their new and improved applications. Research 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 11, No 3 (2016)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Paper or Plastic? Yes, but Not as a Mixture PDF
Martin A. Hubbe 5656-5657
Benefits of Polycups Stock over Other Waste Paper Grades in Paper Recycling PDF
Avdhesh K. Gangwar 5658-5659

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Supercritical Water-induced Lignin Decomposition Reactions: A Structural and Quantitative Study PDF
Weikun Jiang, Gaojin Lyu, Shubin Wu, Lucian A. Lucia, Guihua Yang, Yu Liu 5660-5675
Influence of Carbon Source on the Production of Extracellular Ligninolytic Enzymes by Phanerochaete chrysosporium PDF
Fangfang Wang, Mingqiang Ai, Guihua Yang, Jiachuan Chen, Xiulan Chen, Feng Huang 5676-5686
Microwave-assisted Dilute Acid Pretreatment and Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Sago Palm Bark PDF
Saleem Ethaib, Rozita Omar, Mustapa Kamal Siti Mazlina, Awang Biak Dayang Radiah, Syams Syafiie 5687-5702
Measurement of the Poisson’s Ratio of Materials Based on the Bending Mode of the Cantilever Plate PDF
Zizhen Gao, Xian Zhang, Yunlu Wang, Renchen Yang, Ganggang Wang, Zheng Wang 5703-5721
Enhanced Production of Cellulase from the Agricultural By-product Rice bran by Escherichia coli JM109/LBH-10 with a Shift in Vessel Pressure of a Pilot-scale Bioreactor PDF
Chi-Jong Jong, Yong-Suk Lee, Jin-Woo Lee 5722-5730
Synthesis of Acid Hydrolysis Lignin-g-Poly-(Acrylic Acid) Hydrogel Superabsorbent Composites and Adsorption of Lead Ions PDF
Yajie Sun, Yanli Ma, Guizhen Fang, Shujun Li, Yujie Fu 5731-5742
Effect of Vacuum Heat Treatment on the Chemical Composition of Larch Wood PDF
Zhe Wang, Xia Yang, Bailing Sun, Yubo Chai, Junliang Liu, Jinzhen Cao 5743-5750
Feasibility Study and Structural Analysis of Cellulose Isolated from Rice Husk: Microwave Irradiation, Optimization, and Treatment Process Scheme PDF
Roshanak Khandanlou, Gek Cheng Ngoh, Wen Tong Chong 5751-5766
Characterization of Thermotoga thermarum DSM 5069 α-Glucuronidase and Synergistic Degradation of Xylan PDF
Liangliang Wang, Hao Shi, Baiyun Xu, Xun Li, Yu Zhang, Fei Wang 5767-5779
Optimization of Superheated Steam Treatment to Improve Surface Modification of Oil Palm Biomass Fiber PDF
Muhammad Nazmir Mohd Warid, Hidayah Ariffin, Mohd Ali Hassan, Yoshihito Shirai 5780-5796
Organosolv Wheat Straw Lignin as a Phenol Substitute for Green Phenolic Resins PDF
Nadine Tachon, Bouchra Benjelloun-Mlayah, Michel Delmas 5797-5815
Analytical Pyrolysis Pathways of Guaiacyl Glycerol-β-guaiacyl Ether by Py-GC/MS PDF
Yu Liu, Yu Liu, Gaojin Lyu, Xingxiang Ji, Guihua Yang, Jiachuan Chen, Lucian A. Lucia 5816-5828
Effect of Log Soaking and the Temperature of Peeling on the Properties of Rotary-Cut Birch (Betula pendula Roth) Veneer Bonded with Phenol-Formaldehyde Adhesive PDF
Anti Rohumaa, Akio Yamamoto, Christopher Glaab Hunt, Charles Richard Frihart, Mark Hughes, Jaan Kers 5829-5838
Catalytic Conversion of Biomass-derived Carbohydrates into 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural using a Strong Solid Acid Catalyst in Aqueous γ-Valerolactone PDF
Wenzhi Li, Zhiping Xu, Tingwei Zhang, Guojun Li, Hasan Jameel, Hou-min Chang, Longlong Ma 5839-5853
Enhanced Endoglucanase Production by Bacillus aerius on Mixed Lignocellulosic Substrates PDF
Mushafau Adebayo Oke, Mohamad Suffian Mohamad Annuar, Khanom Simarani 5854-5869
Kinetics of Thermal Degradation of Cellulose: Analysis Based on Isothermal and Linear Heating Data PDF
Jorge López-Beceiro, Ana Álvarez-García, Teresa Sebio-Puñal, Sonia Zaragoza-Fernández, Begoña Álvarez-García, Ana Díaz-Díaz, Julia Janeiro, Ramón Artiaga 5870-5888
Tensile Properties, Water Resistance, and Thermal Properties of Linear Low-Density Polyethylene/Polyvinyl Alcohol/Kenaf Composites: Effect of 3-(trimethoxysilyl) propyl Methacrylate (TMS) as a Silane Coupling Agent PDF
Ai Ling Pang, Hanafi Ismail, Azhar Abu Bakar 5889-5904
Impact of Maleic Anhydride, Nanoclay, and Silica on Jute Fiber-reinforced Polyethylene Biocomposites PDF
Md. Rezaur Rahman, Md. Mizanur Rahman, Sinin Hamdan, Josephine Chang Hui Lai 5905-5917
2,3,6-Tricarboxylate Cellulose as a Fully Biodegradable Flocculant: Efficient Synthesis and Flocculation Performance PDF
Kexin Chen, Weijun Lv, Wei Chen, Yifeng Wang, Yong Zhang, Xiumei Zhang, Juming Yao 5918-5930
Modeling the Air-drying Rate of Chinese Larch Lumber PDF
Jun Hua, Lin Ju, Liping Cai, Sheldon Q. Shi 5931-5940
Acoustic Properties of Syzygium sp., Dialium sp., Gymnostoma sp., and Sindora sp. Wood PDF
Sinin Hamdan, Ismail Jusoh, Md Rezaur Rahman, Max’Q de Juan 5941-5948
Properties of Laminated Composite Panels Made from Fast-Growing Species Glued with Mangium Tannin Adhesive PDF
Jessica Hendrik, Yusuf Sudo Hadi, Muh Yusram Massijaya, Adi Santoso 5949-5960
The Influence of Different Types of Bisulfite Cooking Liquors on Pine Wood Components PDF
Raghu Deshpande, Lars Sundvall, Hans Grundberg, Ulf Germgard 5961-5973
Effect of Glass Wool and Stone Wool Additives on Some Mechanical Properties of Wood Composites PDF
Onur Ülker, Erol Burdurlu 5974-5986
Optimization of Process Parameters in Oriented Strand Board Manufacturing by Taguchi Method PDF
Coşkun Hamzaçebi 5987-5993
Effects of Alkaline Sulfite Anthraquinone and Methanol Pulping Conditions on the Mechanical and Optical Paper Properties of Bamboo (Gigantochloa scortechinii) PDF
Amin Moradbak, Paridah Md Tahir, Ainun Zuriyati Mohamed, Leh Cheu Peng, Rasmina Halis 5994-6005
Lignocellulosic Biobutanol as Fuel for Diesel Engines PDF
Martin Pexa, Jakub Čedík, Vladimír Hönig, Radek Pražan 6006-6016
Complete Dissolution of Ball-Milled Masson Pine Using an Aqueous Sodium Hydroxide Solvent PDF
Yangsu Zhu, Lingfeng Yang, Wenjuan Wu, Zhiguo Wang, Yongcan Jin 6017-6025
Contributions of Basic Chemical Components to the Mechanical Behavior of Wood Fiber Cell Walls as Evaluated by Nanoindentation PDF
Xinzhou Wang, Yanjun Li, Yuhe Deng, Wangwang Yu, Xuqin Xie, Siqun Wang 6026-6039
Dynamic Analysis of Bioethanol Production from Corn Stover and Immobilized Yeast PDF
Shuang-Qi Tian, Zhi-Cheng Chen 6040-6049
Chemical Recovery in TEMPO Oxidation PDF
Lauri Kuutti, Heikki Pajari, Stella Rovio, Juha Kokkonen, Markus Nuopponen 6050-6061
Environmental LCA and Financial Analysis to Evaluate the Feasibility of Bio-based Sugar Feedstock Biomass Supply Globally: Part 2. Application of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Analysis as a Method for Biomass Feedstock Comparisons PDF
Carter Walker Reeb, Richard Venditti, Ronalds Gonzalez, Stephen Kelley 6062-6084
Experimental Study on the Gasification Characteristics of Biomass with CO2/Air in an Entrained-flow Gasifier PDF
Haimiao Yu, Geng Chen, Yangyang Xu, Dezhen Chen 6085-6096
Engineered Microbial Production of 2-Pyrone-4,6-Dicarboxylic Acid from Lignin Residues for Use as an Industrial Platform Chemical PDF
Yun Qian, Yuichiro Otsuka, Tomonori Sonoki, Biswarup Mukhopadhyay, Masaya Nakamura, Jody Jellison, Barry Goodell 6097-6109
An Effective Method to Enhance Adsorption Capacity and Mesoporosity of Activated Carbon by Pre-Pyrolysis and Chemical Activation Procedures PDF
Tzong-Horng Liou, Pie Ying Wang, Yuan Hao Liou 6110-6124
Microwave-assisted Pyrolysis of Cotton Stalk with Additives PDF
Xinyun Wang, Guoxu Qin, Mingqiang Chen, Jun Wang 6125-6136
Development of Method to Determine the Concentration of Alkali-Soluble Lignin using Coomassie Brilliant Blue G-250 PDF
Fangfang Wang, Mingqiang Ai, Feng Huang 6137-6150
Tensile Properties of Maize Stalk Rind PDF
Lixian Zhang, Zhongping Yang, Qiang Zhang, Hongli Guo 6151-6161
The Retention and Drainage Behavior of Cross-linked Gelatin with Glutaraldehyde in a Papermaking System PDF
Yaohui You, Xubing Sun, Qiubing Cui, Bi Wang, Jing Ma 6162-6173
Influence of Spacer Frames for Wooden Roof Windows on the Formation of Surface Condensation PDF
Martin Múčka, Přemysl Šedivka, Jan Bomba, Jaroslav Blažek 6174-6184
Effects of Steam Explosion on Bagasse Specific Surface Area and Grafting Degree of Acrylamide-Grafted Bagasse PDF
Lei Liang, Jinrong Li, Jian Zeng, Nianfang Ma, Yuxing An, Rong Ju, Qingfu Wang 6185-6192
Kinetics of the Formation of Saccharides and Fermentation Inhibitors during the Hot-compressed Water Pretreatment of Cassava Residue PDF
Peng Qiang Lin, Jing Hong Zhou, Xueping Song, Shuangfei Wang 6193-6210
Conifer Needles as Thermoplastic Composite Fillers: Structure and Properties PDF
Joanna Maria Barton-Pudlik, Krystyna Czaja 6211-6231
Experimental and Theoretical Studies on the Pyrolysis Mechanism of β-1-Type Lignin Dimer Model Compound PDF
Xiao-Yan Jiang, Qiang Lu, Xiao-Ning Ye, Bin Hu, Chang-Qing Dong 6232-6243
Synthesis of ZnO with Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity: A Novel Approach Using Nanocellulose PDF
Guangyu Wei, Hong-Fen Zuo, Yuan-Ru Guo, Qing-Jiang Pan 6244-6253
Thermal Stability of Sugarcane Bagasse Derivatives bearing Carboxyl Groups Synthesized in Ionic Liquid PDF
Ming-Jie Chen, Jin Feng, Qing-Shan Shi 6254-6266
Enzymatic Saccharification of Acid/Alkali Pre-treated, Mill-run, and Depithed Sugarcane Bagasse PDF
Thandeka Mkhize, Lethiwe Debra Mthembu, Rishi Gupta, Amandeep Kaur, Ramesh Chander Kuhad, Prashant Reddy, Nirmala Deenadayalu 6267-6285
Effects of Torrefaction on Carbonization Characteristics of Solid Olive Mill Residue PDF
Nemika Cellatoğlu, Mustafa İlkan 6286-6298
A One-step Hydrothermal Method of Nitrogen-doped Graphene Quantum Dots Decorated Graphene for Fabrication of Paper-based Fluorescent Composite PDF
Yu Bian, Beihai He, Junrong Li 6299-6308
Comparison of the Thermal Degradation Properties of Crystalline and Amorphous Cellulose, as well as Treated Lignocellulosic Biomass PDF
Akihiro Hideno 6309-6319
Organic Acid Lignin-based Polyurethane Films: Synthesis Parameter Optimization PDF
Laurence Llovera, Bouchra Benjelloun-Mlayah, Michel Delmas 6320-6334
Effect of Barrier Plasma Pre-Treatment on Polyester Films and their Adhesive Properties on Oak Wood PDF
Igor Novák, Ján Sedliačik, Milada Gajtanska, Jarmila Schmidtová, Anton Popelka, Pavlo Bekhta, Tomasz Krystofiak, Stanisław Proszyk, Ondrej Žigo 6335-6345
Tensile Strength Assessment of Injection-Molded High Yield Sugarcane Bagasse-Reinforced Polypropylene PDF
Ana M. Jiménez, Francesc X. Espinach, Luis A. Granda, Marc Delgado-Aguilar, Germán Camilo Quintana, Pere Fullana-i-Palmer, Pere Mutjé 6346-6361
Hydrothermal Gasification Performance of Iranian Rice Straw in Supercritical Water Media for Hydrogen-Rich Gas Production PDF
Mohammad Salimi, Behnam Nejati, Ali Karimi, Ahmad Tavasoli 6362-6377
A Lignin-containing Hemicellulose-based Hydrogel and its Adsorption Behavior PDF
Xiyi Song, Fangeng Chen, Shangjun Liu 6378-6392
Detergent-Compatible Purified Endoglucanase from the Agro-Industrial Residue by Trichoderma harzianum under Solid State Fermentation PDF
Ishtiaq Ahmed, Muhammad Anjum Zia, Hafiz M. N. Iqbal 6393-6406
Effects of Coating with Calcite together with Various Fire Retardants on the Fire Properties of Particleboard PDF
Ferhat Özdemir, Ahmet Tutuş 6407-6415
Modeling the Cupping of Lumber PDF
Philip H. Mitchell 6416-6425
Characterization of Lignin Derivatives in Alkaline Polyethylene Glycol-treated Soda Cooking Black Liquor Powder PDF
Kukjin Yoon, Shiho Takahashi, Thi Thi Nge, Akiko Nakagawa-izumi, Hiroshi Ohi, Tatsuhiko Yamada 6426-6437
A Novel Cationic Lignin-amine Emulsifier with High Performance Reinforced via Phenolation and Mannich Reactions PDF
Zuguang Liu, Xiang Lu, Lanzhi An, Chunqin Xu 6438-6451
Impact of Fiber Treatment on the Oil Absorption Characteristics of Plant Fibers PDF
Chris Wong, Tyler McGowan, Sreekala G. Bajwa, Dilpreet S. Bajwa 6452-6463
Influence of the Burning Temperature of the Non-Volatile Combustible Content of Wood and Bark of Plantation-Grown, Fast-Growing Tree Species upon Ash Production, and Its Properties in Terms of Fusibility PDF
Ladislav Dzurenda, Ľubomír Pňakovič 6464-6476
Structural Changes of Lignin from Wheat Straw by Steam Explosion and Ethanol Pretreatments PDF
Cheng Pan, Zhong Liu, Xiaoxiao Bai, Lanfeng Hui 6477-6488
Effect of Particle Size on Mechanical Properties of Sawdust-High Density Polyethylene Composites under Various Strain Rates PDF
Haliza Jaya, Mohd Firdaus Omar, Hazizan Md Akil, Zainal Arifin Ahmad, Nik Noriman Zulkepli 6489-6504
Optimization of Aluminum/Silicon Compounds on Fire Resistance of Old Corrugated Container Fiber Foam Material PDF
Lili Cai, Tingjie Chen, Wei Wang, Daobang Huang, Qihua Wei, Ming Lin, Yongqun Xie 6505-6517
Microwave-Assisted Alkali Pretreatment for Enhancing Pineapple Waste Saccharification PDF
Claudia Conesa, Lucía Seguí, Nicolás Laguarda-Miró, Pedro Fito 6518-6531
Novel and Efficient Diethylene Glycol/H2O Solvent for Lignin Dissolution PDF
Airong Xu, Xin Guo, Junying Ma, Cuiyun Liu, Quan Li, Shuan Wen 6532-6539
Effect of Pulp Concentration during Cellulase Pretreatment on Microfibrillated Cellulose and Its Film Properties PDF
Zheng-Jian Zhang, Li-Xin Qiu, Yun-Zhi Chen, Zhi-Hong Li, Hai-Yan Song, Qian-Wen Chen 6540-6551
Facile Fabrication of Superhydrophobic Paper with Excellent Water Repellency and Moisture Resistance by Phase Separation PDF
Pan Li, Hui Li, Jin Yang, Yahong Meng 6552-6565
Bio-based Chemical Production from Arundo donax Feedstock Fermentation using Cosenzaea myxofaciens BPM1 PDF
Valeria Ventorino, Alessandro Robertiello, Sharon Viscardi, Annamaria Ambrosanio, Vincenza Faraco, Olimpia Pepe 6566-6581
Not Only Delicious: Papaya Bast Fibres in Biocomposites PDF
Thea Lautenschläger, Andreas Kempe, Christoph Neinhuis, André Wagenführ, Sebastian Siwek 6582-6589
Effect of Steam Pressure on Chemical and Structural Properties of Kenaf Fibers during Steam Explosion Process PDF
Xiao Zhang, Guangting Han, Wei Jiang, Yuanming Zhang, Xianbo Li, Minghua Li 6590-6599
Mechanical Properties Evaluation of Two Wood Species of Ancient Timber Structure with Nondestructive Testing Methods PDF
Yongping Chen, Wenjing Guo 6600-6612
Pre-pressing and Pre-heating via Hot-Air/Hot-Steam Process for the Production of Binderless Medium-Density Fiberboards PDF
Markus Euring, Alexander Kirsch, Alireza Kharazipour 6613-6624
Effect of Drying Temperature and Relative Humidity on Contraction Stress in Wood PDF
Jianxia Liu, Ximing Wang 6625-6638
Chemical Modification of Palm Kernel Shell Filled Polylactic Acid Biocomposite Films PDF
Mohd AkmalHakim Dato' Hasnan, Salmah Husseinsyah, Lim Bee Ying, Mohd Faizal Abd Rahman 6639-6648
Clay Dispersed Styrene-co-Glycidyl Methacrylate Impregnated Kumpang Wood Polymer Nanocomposites: Impact on Mechanical and Morphological Properties PDF
Md. Tipu Sultan, Md. Rezaur Rahman, Sinin Hamdan, Josephine Chang Hui Lai, Zainal Abidin Talib 6649-6662

Review Articles (Peer Reviewed)

The Utilization of Tree Bark PDF
Zoltán Pásztory, Ildikó Ronyecz Mohácsiné, Galina Gorbacheva, Zoltán Börcsök
Classification of Wooden Housing Building Systems PDF
Victor Almeida De Araujo, Juliana Cortez-Barbosa, Maristela Gava, José Nivaldo Garcia, Alexandre Jorge Duarte de Souza, Antonio Francisco Savi, Elen Aparecida Martines Morales, Julio Cesar Molina, Juliano Souza Vasconcelos, André Luis Christoforo, Francisco Antonio Rocco Lahr


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