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 12, No 2 (2017)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Paper Need Not Be Flat: Paper and Biomaterials Industries Need to Converge to Bring about True Innovation PDF
Lokendra Pal, Margaret Joyce 2249-2251
Why I Don’t Do Academic Social Media… or Do I? PDF
Martin A. Hubbe 2252-2253

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Optimization of Press time and Properties of Laminated Veneer Lumber Panels by Means of a Punching Technique PDF
Halimeh Pangh, Kazem Doosthoseini 2254-2268
Non-Destructive Methodologies for Assessment of the Mechanical Properties of New Utility Poles PDF
Carlos Eduardo Jesus Martins, Alfredo Manuel Pereira Geraldes Dias, André Filipe Silva Marques, André Manuel Alves Dias 2269-2283
Integrated Methane and Ethanol Production from Livestock Manure and Soybean Straw PDF
Qi-Li Zhu, Li-Chun Dai, Bo Wu, Fu-Rong Tan, Wen-Guo Wang, Xiao-Yu Tang, Yan-Wei Wang, Ming-Xiong He, Guo-Quan Hu 2284-2295
Shearing Characteristics of Corn Stalk Pith for Separation PDF
Zhengguang Chen, Ge Qu 2296-2309
Nondestructive Evaluation and Reliability Analysis for Determining the Mechanical Properties of Old Wood of Ancient Timber Structure PDF
Yongping Chen, Wenjing Guo 2310-2325
Kinetic Studies on Pisum sativum Waste (Pea pod) Hydrolysis to Furfural PDF
Surendra Pratap Yadav, Uttam Kumar Ghosh, Amiya Kumar Ray 2326-2338
Cork Liquefaction for Polyurethane Foam Production PDF
Bruno Esteves, Yuliya Dulyanska, Catarina Costa, José Vicente Ferreira, Idalina Domingos, Helena Pereira, Luis Teixeira de Lemos, Luísa Valente Cruz-Lopes 2339-2353
Graphene/Hemin Hybrid Material as a Catalyst for Degradation of Alkaline Lignin with Hydrogen Peroxide PDF
Suzhuang Yu, Li Chen, Zongcheng Yan 2354-2366
Influence of Technological Parameters on Tool Durability during Machining of Juvenile Wood PDF
Andrej Mazáň, Marek Vančo, Štefan Barcík 2367-2378
Fiberboards Made from Corn Stalk Thermomechanical Pulp and Kraft Lignin as a Green Adhesive PDF
Dyna Theng, Nour-Eddine El Mansouri, Gerard Arbat, Bunthan Ngo, Marc Delgado-Aguilar, M. Àngels Pèlach, Pere Fullana-i-Palmer, Pere Mutjé 2379-2393
Thermal Analysis of Bamboo Fibre and Its Composites PDF
Ain Umaira Md Shah, Mohamed Thariq Hameed Sultan, Francisco Cardona, Mohamad Jawaid, Abd Rahim Abu Talib, Noorfaizal Yidris 2394-2406
Structural Characterization of Lignin Isolated from Wheat-Straw during the Alkali Cooking Process PDF
Xiaojun Tian, Bing Wang, Bin Wang, Jinpeng Li, Kefu Chen 2407-2420
Quantitation of the Inhibition Effect of Model Compounds Representing Plant Biomass Degradation Products on Methane Production PDF
Silvie Pekařová, Marie Dvořáčková, Petr Stloukal, Marek Ingr, Jana Šerá, Marek Koutny 2421-2432
Structural Evaluation of a Timber Construction Element Originating from the Great Metéoron Monastery in Greece PDF
Dilek Dogu, Nural Yilgör, George Mantanis, Fatma Digdem Tuncer 2433-2451
Adsorption Mechanism of Anionic Groups Found in Sulfonated Mulberry Stem Chemi-Mechanical Pulp (SCMP) for Removal of Methylene Blue Dye PDF
Lianxin Luo, Ye Jin, Mingfu Li, Lingyu Hu, Guangxing Li, Yi Liu 2452-2465
Determination of the Modulus of Elasticity of Wooden Construction Elements Reinforced with Fiberglass Wire Mesh and Aluminum Wire Mesh PDF
Abdullah Togay, Nihat Döngel, Cevdet Söğütlü, Emre Ergin, Murat Uzel, Serkan Güneş 2466-2478
Morphological, Mechanical, and Physical Properties of Four Bamboo Species PDF
Parnia Zakikhani, Rizal Zahari, Mohamed Thariq bin Haji Hameed Sultan, Dayang Laila Abang Abdul Majid 2479-2495
Thermal and Alkali Stability of Sodium Dithionite Studied Using ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy PDF
Vijaya Lakshmi Vegunta, Jasna S. Stevanic, Mikael Lindström, Lennart Salmen 2496-2506
Transcriptomic Profile of Lignocellulose Degradation from Trametes versicolor on Poplar Wood PDF
Liping Zhang, Zhang-Xun Wang, Yulong Wang, Bo Huang 2507-2527
Production and Characterization of Partially Purified Thermostable Endoxylanase and Endoglucanase from Novel Actinomadura geliboluensis and the Biotechnological Applications in the Saccharification of Lignocellulosic Biomass PDF
Ali Osman Adıgüzel, Münir Tunçer 2528-2547
Modeling and Parametric Study for Maximizing Heating Value of Gasification Syngas PDF
Samson Mekbib Atnaw, Shaharin Anwar Sulaiman, Lakhveer Singh, Zularisam A. Wahid, Che Ku Mohammad Faizal Bin Che Ku Yahya 2548-2564
A Comparative Study of the Performance of Wood-Plastic Composites and Typical Substrates as Heating Floor PDF
Xin Yi, Dawei Zhao, Rongxian Ou, Junbao Ma, Yuan Chen, Qingwen Wang 2565-2578
Influence of Sessile Oak Log Characteristics on the Efficiency in Veneer Cutting PDF
Adela-Eliza Dumitrascu, Elena-Camelia Musat, Dorin-Ion Dumitrascu, Valentina Doina Ciobanu, Emilia-Adela Salca 2579-2591
Identifying the Characteristics of Laminated Wood Based on the Values of Deflection Measured during its Bending PDF
Daniel Ruman, Vladimír Záborský, Tomáš Svoboda, Václava Kašičková, Veronika Rodrová 2592-2608

Review Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Lactic Acid Production to Purification: A Review PDF
Andrea Komesu, Johnatt Allan Rocha de Oliveira, Luiza Helena da Silva Martins, Maria Regina Wolf Maciel, Rubens Maciel Filho

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