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 1 (2015)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

The Success of Tree Breeding in the Southern US PDF
Steve McKeand 1-2
Fractal-Based Research Approach for Lignocellulose-to-Ethanol Conversion PDF
Congcong Chi, Mi Liu, Yahui Gong, Sufeng Zhang, Bin Zhang 3-5
What Next for Wood Construction/Demolition Debris? PDF
Martin A. Hubbe 6-9
China’s High-yield Pulp Sector and Its Carbon Dioxide Emission: Considering the Saved Standing Wood as an Increase of Carbon Storage PDF
Yanhong Gao, Jing Shen, Qun Li 10-13

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

The Physicochemical Characteristics of Residual Oil and Fibers from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunches PDF
Noor Seribainun Hidayah Md Yunos, Azhari Samsu Baharuddin, Khairul Faezah Md Yunos, Halimatun Saadiah Hafid, Zainuri Busu, Mohd Noriznan Mokhtar, Alawi Sulaiman, Ayub Md. Som 14-29
Xylo-oligosaccharides and Ethanol Production from Liquid Hot Water Hydrolysate of Sugarcane Bagasse PDF
Qiang Yu, Chunxun Xu, Xinshu Zhuang, Zhenhong Yuan, Minchao He, Guixiong Zhou 30-40
Improving Water Resistance of Soy-Protein Wood Adhesive by Using Hydrophilic Additives PDF
Minzhi Chen, Yan Chen, Xiaoyan Zhou, Bitao Lu, Meiping He, Song Sun, Xi Ling 41-54
Can Acceptable Pulp be Obtained from Eucalyptus globulus Wood Chips after Hemicellulose Extraction? PDF
Francisco López, M. Trinidad García, Vicente Mena, J. Mauricio Loaiza, Minerva A. M. Zamudio, Juan C. García 55-67
The Effect of Layer Moisture Content Distribution on Lumber Surface and Bonding Interface Properties PDF
Xiaofeng Zhang, Qingzheng Cheng, Liping Sun, Min Xu, Brian Via 68-78
Effects of Steaming, Drying Temperature, and Adhesive Type on Static Bending Properties of LVL made of Picea orientalis and Abies nordmanniana veneers PDF
Huseyin Peker, Nadir Ersen, Hüseyin Tan 79-87
Does Biochar Alter the Speciation of Cd and Pb in Aqueous Solution? PDF
Liqiang Cui, Jinlong Yan, Liqiang Li, Guixiang Quan, Cheng Ding, Tianming Chen, Chuntao Yin, Junfei Gao, Qaiser Hussain 88-104
Cure Kinetics, Bonding Performance, Thermal Degradation, and Biocidal Studies of Phenol-Formaldehyde Resins Modified with Crude Bio-oil Prepared from Ziziphus mauritiana Endocarps PDF
Shakir Ahmad Shahid, Muhammad Ali, Zafar Iqbal Zafar 105-122
Static Mechanical, Interfacial, and Water Absorption Behaviors of Alkali Treated Oil Palm Mesocarp Fiber Reinforced Poly(butylene succinate) Biocomposites PDF
Yoon Yee Then, Nor Azowa Ibrahim, Norhazlin Zainuddin, Hidayah Ariffin, Wan Md Zin Wan Yunus, Buong Woei Chieng 123-136
Kinetics of Reed Black Liquor (RBL) Pyrolysis from Thermogravimetric Data PDF
Xingfei Song, Rushan Bie, Xiaoyu Ji, Pei Chen, Yun Zhang, Jun Fan 137-144
Interfacial Modification and Dispersion of Short Carbon Fiber and the Properties of Composite Papers as Gas Diffusion Layer for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC) PDF
Zhijun Hu, Baojian Liu, Jiang Lin, Guilin Hu, Lijun Wang, Xuejin Zhang 145-154
Biomass-derived Activated Carbon for Rechargeable Lithium-Sulfur Batteries PDF
Min Liu, Yong Chen, Ke Chen, Na Zhang, Xiaoqin Zhao, Fenghui Zhao, Zhifeng Dou, Xiangming He, Li Wang 155-168
Use of Almond Shell Powder in Modification of the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Medium Density Fiberboard PDF
Morteza Nazerian, Amin Dalirzadeh, Saeid Reza Farrokhpayam 169-181
Rheological Measurement of Concentrated Pulp Fiber Suspensions in Oscillatory Shear Using a Novel Device PDF
Di Yu, Jing-song Zeng, Ke-fu Chen, Yu-cheng Feng, Xu Yang 182-195
Enzyme Treatment Enhances Release of Prebiotic Oligosaccharides from Palm Kernel Expeller PDF
Wei Li Chen, Juan Boo Liang, Mohammed Faseleh Jahromi, Norhani Abdullah, Yin Wan Ho, Vincenzo Tufarelli 196-209
Effect of Modified Cooking on Chemical Composition of Pulps from Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens PDF
Rudine Antes, Olli Pekka Joutsimo 210-226
Physical, Chemical, and Rheological Properties of Rice Husks Treated by Composting Process PDF
Guofeng Wu, Ping Qu, Enhui Sun, Zhizhou Chang, Yueding Xu, Hongying Huang 227-239
Effect of Kraft Pulping Pretreatment on the Chemical Composition, Enzymatic Digestibility, and Sugar Release of Moso Bamboo Residues PDF
Caoxing Huang, Qiulu Chu, Yihui Xie, Xin Li, Yongcan Jin, Douyong Min, Qiang Yong 240-255
Biodegradable Composite Films based on κ-carrageenan Reinforced by Cellulose Nanocrystal from Kenaf Fibers PDF
Siti Zarina, Ishak Ahmad 256-271
Analysis of Wood Vibration Energy Attenuation Based on FFT Vibration Signal PDF
Yuanyuan Miao, Minliang Zhong, Zhenbo Liu, Fengliang Sun 272-281
The Effect of Microwave Pretreatment on the Impregnation of Poplar Wood PDF
Kang Xu, Yan Wang, Jianxiong Lv, Xianjun Li, Yiqiang Wu 282-289
Effect of Cyclic Loading on Modulus of Elasticity of Aspen Wood PDF
Milan Gaff, Miroslav Gašparík 290-298
A Novel Evaluation Tool for Enhancing the Selection of Natural Fibers for Polymeric Composites Based on Fiber Moisture Content Criterion PDF
Faris M. AL-Oqla, S. M. Sapuan, M. R. Ishak, Abdul Aziz Nuraini 299-312
Variation in Rotary Veneer Recovery from Australian Plantation Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens PDF
Robert Lee McGavin, Henri Bailleres, Matthew Hamilton, David Blackburn, Mario Vega, Barbara Ozarska 313-329
Medium Density Particleboard Reinforced with Bamboo Laminas PDF
Juliana Cortez Barbosa, Anderson Luiz da Silva Michelon, Victor Almeida De Araujo, Maristela Gava, Elen Aparecida Martines Morales, José Nivaldo Garcia, Francisco Antonio Rocco Lahr, André Luis Christoforo 330-335
Study of the Hygric Behaviour and Moisture Buffering Performance of a Hemp–Starch Composite Panel for Buildings PDF
Chadi Maalouf, Benitha Sandrine Umurigirwa, Nicolas Viens, Mohammed Lachi, Ton Hoang Mai 336-347
Biobased Polystyrene Foam-like Material from Crosslinked Cassava Starch and Nanocellulose from Sugarcane Bagasse PDF
Parichat Phaodee, Neungruthai Tangjaroensirirat, Chularat Sakdaronnarong 348-368
Surface Characterization of Plasma-modified Poplar Veneer: Dynamic Wettability PDF
Lijuan Tang, Xuehui Yang, Minzhi Chen, Xiangming Wang, Xiaoyan Zhou 369-381
Preparation and Characterization of Oil Palm Leaf Fiber/Polypropylene/Epolene® E-43 Composite PDF
Huwayda Abdulaziz Khayat, Nor Azowa Ibrahim, Yusran Sulaiman, Wan Md Zin Yunus 382-401
Influence of Cyclic Stress on the Relaxation Speed of Native and Laminated Wood PDF
Milan Gaff, Miroslav Gašparík 402-411
3D Molding of Veneers by Mechanical Means PDF
Milan Gaff, Miroslav Gašparík, Jakub Matlák 412-422
Preparation of Dissolving Pulp Made from Poplar Residual Slabs and Effect of Xylanase Post-treatment on Its Reactivity PDF
Chaojun Wu, Lijuan Bing, Dongmei Yu, Ronggang Li, Shufang Zhou 423-431
Effects of Lignophenols on Mechanical Performance of Biocomposites Based on Polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) and Polypropylene (PP) Reinforced with Pulp Fibers PDF
Hao Ren, Zhulan Liu, Huamin Zhai, Yunfeng Cao, Shigetoshi Omori 432-447
Oriented Strand Board Production from Water-Treated Date Palm Fronds PDF
Said Hegazy, Khaled Ahmed, Salim Hiziroglu 448-456
Local Reinforcement of Timber with Composite and Lignocellulosic Materials PDF
Izabela Burawska, Marcin Zbieć, Andrzej Tomusiak, Piotr Beer 457-468
Effect of Inlet Velocity on Heat Transfer Process in a Novel Photo-Fermentation Biohydrogen Production Bioreactor using Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation PDF
Zhiping Zhang, Qinglin Wu, Chuan Zhang, Yi Wang, Yameng Li, Quanguo Zhang 469-481


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