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 13, No 1 (2018)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Superhydrophobic Coatings with Edible Biowaxes for Reducing or Eliminating Liquid Residues of Foods and Drinks in Containers PDF
Peng Wang, Xueren Qian, Jing Shen 1-2
Engineering Cell Wall-Degrading Enzymes into Growing Plants to Improve Lignocellulosic Ethanol Production PDF
Shengdong Zhu, Maolin Yang, Fang Luo, Xiaojun Yang, Yongpin Xue 3-5

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Improvement of Bamboo Properties via In Situ Construction of Polyhydroxyethyl Methylacrylate and Polymethyl Methylacrylate Networks PDF
Huaping Wu, Xiushu Yang, Jin Rao, Yan Zhang, Fangli Sun 6-14
Manufacturing Biocomposites Using Black Pine Bark and Oak Bark PDF
Erkan Avci, Mehmet Acar, Oktay Gonultas, Zeki Candan 15-26
Optimization of Pretreatment and Alkaline Cooking of Wheat Straw on its Pulpability Using Response Surface Methodology PDF
Jinpeng Li, Bin Wang, Kefu Chen, Xiaojun Tian, Jinsong Zeng, Jun Xu, Wenhua Gao 27-42
Marimba Instrument Construction from Kayu Malam Wood (Diospyros maingayi) PDF
Sinin Hamdan, Hasnizam Abdul Wahid, Iran Amri Musoddiq, Nyawai Yohanes 43-52
Production of Sulfur Containing Kraft Lignin Products PDF
John P. W. Inwood, Leila Pakzad, Pedram Fatehi 53-70
Mechanical Strength, Thermal Stability, and Hydrophobicity of Fiber Materials after Removal of Residual Lignin PDF
Quanliang Wang, Shengling Xiao, Sheldon Q. Shi, Liping Cai 71-85
The Effects of Wood Storage on the Chemical Composition and Indigenous Microflora of Eucalyptus species Used in the Pulping Industry PDF
Lucretia Ramnath, Bruce Sithole, Roshini Govinden 86-103
Chemical and Physical Parameters of Different Modifications of Rape Straw (Brassica napus L.) PDF
Tereza Částková, Štěpán Hýsek, Adam Sikora, Ondřej Schönfelder, Martin Böhm 104-114
Selective Electroreduction of Glycerol to 1,2-Propanediol on a Mixed Carbon-Black Activated Carbon Electrode and a Mixed Carbon Black-Diamond Electrode PDF
Ching Shya Lee, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud, Patrick Cognet, Yolande Pérès, Mohammed A. Ajeel 115-130
Inelastic Bending Performances of Laminated Bamboo Beams: Experimental Investigation and Analytical Study PDF
Aiping Zhou, Yulin Bian, Yurong Shen, Dongsheng Huang, Mengjie Zhou 131-146
Effect of Alkyl Ketene Dimer on the Physical, Mechanical, and Biological Durability of Plywood PDF
Gaye Köse Demirel, Halime Güdül, Ali Temiz, Süleyman Kuştaş, İsmail Aydın 147-156
Effect of Thermal Treatment on the Chemical, Physical, and Mechanical Properties of Pedunculate Oak (Quercus robur L.) Wood PDF
Iveta Čabalová, František Kačík, Rastislav Lagaňa, Eva Výbohová, Tatiana Bubeníková, Ingrid Čaňová, Jaroslav Ďurkovič 157-170
Calculating the Equilibrium Moisture Content for Wood Based on Humidity Measurements PDF
Philip H. Mitchell 171-175
Structural Stabilization of Granular Sludge by Addition of Calcium Ions into Aerobic Bioreactors PDF
Ismarley Lage Horta Morais, Claudio Mudadu Silva, Jose Cola Zanuncio, Antonio Jose Vinha Zanuncio 176-191
Hydrophobic Noncrystalline Porous Starch (NCPS): Dispersed Silver Nanoparticle Suspension as an Antibacterial Coating for Packaging Paper PDF
Chao Dang, Yihui Yin, Ming Xu, Junwen Pu 192-207
Production of Furan Compounds from Cryptomeria japonica using Pyridinium Chloride under Various Conditions PDF
Koichi Yoshioka, Tatsuhiko Yamada, Hiroyuki Ohno, Hisashi Miyafuji 208-219
Purification and Characterization of Xylanase from Spent Mushroom Compost and its Application in Saccharification of Biomass Wastes PDF
Hui Lin, Mei-Jing Sun, Jia-Huan Li, Quan-Ming Xu, Bin Yang, Qi Wang, Wei-Jie Xie, Shu-Jing Sun, Kai-Hui Hu, Liao-Yuan Zhang 220-230
Isolation of Lignin from Masson Pine by Liquid-Liquid Extraction Based on Complete Dissolution in NaOH Aqueous Solution PDF
Wenjuan Wu, Bo Jiang, Lingfeng Yang, Yongcan Jin 231-240
Application of Inorganic Particles Modified with Polyvinylamine to Produce Antibacterial Paper PDF
Jegon Lee, Sang-soon Kim, Kyujeong Sim, Dong-Hyun Kang, Hye Jung Youn 241-255
Effect of Tenon Size on Static Front to Back Loading Performance of Wooden Chairs in Comparison with Acceptable Design Loads PDF
Halil Kılıç, Ali Kasal, Tolga Kuşkun, Mehmet Acar, Yusuf Ziya Erdil 256-271
Mimusops elengi Seed Shell Powder as a New Bio-Filler for Polypropylene-based Bio-Composites PDF
Mathialagan Muniyadi, Tiffany Yit Siew Ng, Yamuna Munusamy, Zhong Xian Ooi 272-289
Influence of Hemp Plant Eccentric Growth on Physical Properties and Chemical Compounds of Hemp Hurd PDF
Xiaoping Li, Ning Wu, Jeffery J. Morrell, Guanben Du, Zhengjie Tang, Zhangkang Wu, Chenggang Zou 290-298
Study on the Mass Transfer Enhancement in Biofilms Applied in Papermaking Wastewater Treatment PDF
Mei Pan, Jinlong Yan, Cheng Ding, Weixing Ma, Jiangxiang Jin, Ye Yuan, Yuxi Chen 299-312
Load-carrying Capacity of Intermediately Slender Parallel Strand Bamboo Columns with a Rectangular Cross Section under Biaxial Eccentric Compression PDF
Xiaorui Wang, Aiping Zhou, Ying Hei Chui 313-330
Effects of Acid Pre-Treatments on the Swelling and Vapor Sorption of Thermally Modified Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) Wood PDF
Reza Hosseinpourpia, Stergios Adamopoulos, Carsten Mai 331-345
Determining Material Suitability for Low-Rise Housing in the Philippines: Physical and Mechanical Properties of the Bamboo Species Bambusa blumeana PDF
Corinna Salzer, Holger Wallbaum, Marina Alipon, Luis Felipe Lopez 346-369
Experimental Analysis of New Furniture Joints PDF
Bogdan Branowski, Marek Zabłocki, Maciej Sydor 370-382
Optimization of the Hydrolysis Condition of Pretreated Corn Stover using Trichoderma viride Broth based on Orthogonal Design and Principal Component Analysis PDF
Kunya Hu, Zhicai Zhang, Feng Wang, Yajuan Fan, Jinhua Li, Lu Liu, Jia Wang 383-398
A Combined Process for Production of Fumaric Acid and Xylooligosaccharides from Corncob PDF
Xin Li, Lei Yang, Ximei Gu, Chenhuan Lai, Caoxing Huang, Qiang Yong 399-411
Catalytic Effects of Various Acids on Microwave-assisted Depolymerization of Organosolv Lignin PDF
Maimaitiaili Tayier, Dengle Duan, Yunfeng Zhao, Rongsheng Ruan, Yunpu Wang, Yuhuan Liu 412-424
Kinetics of Ozone Bleaching of Eucalyptus Kraft Pulp and Factors Affecting the Properties of the Bleached Pulp PDF
Tian He, Mingyou Liu, Xiaofei Tian 425-436
Porous Biomass Carbon Coated with SiO2 as High Performance Electrodes for Capacitive Deionization PDF
Guixiang Quan, Hui Wang, Fan Zhu, Jinlong Yan 437-449
Environmentally Friendly Bleaching on Bamboo (Neosinocalamus) Kraft Pulp Cooked by Displacement Digester System PDF
Peiyi Li, Qingqing Hou, Meiyun Zhang, Xinping Li 450-461
Wood Cladding in Non-residential Construction: Overcoming the Barriers to Leverage the Opportunities PDF
Samuel Guy-Plourde, Michel de Blois, Pierre Blanchet, Costel Barbuta, François Robichaud 462-476
Mode II Fracture Toughness of Bamboo Scrimber with Compact Shear Specimen PDF
Guofang Wu, Yong Zhong, Yingchun Gong, Haiqing Ren 477-486
Comparative Study of Irradiated and Non-Irradiated Recycled Polypropylene/Peanut Shell Powder Composites under the Effects of Natural Weathering Degradation PDF
Nor Fasihah Zaaba, Hanafi Ismail 487-505
Fire Properties of Pinus densiflora Utilizing Fire-retardant Chemicals Based on Borate and Phosphorus (II) – Thermal and Gas Emission Characteristics PDF
Hyun Jeong Seo, Nam Kyun Kim, Jeong Min Jo, Min Chul Lee 506-521
Economic Determinants and Analysis of the European Union Wood Industry SMEs Employment PDF
Martina Basarac Sertić, Andreja Pirc Barcic, Kristina Klarić 522-534
Synthesis and Characterization of Carboxymethyl Cellulose from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Stalk Fibres PDF
Dzieda Muhamad Parid, Nur Aliaa Abd Rahman, Azhari Samsu Baharuddin, Mohd Afandi P. Mohammed, Amiruddin Mat Johari, Siti Zubaidah Abdul Razak 535-554
Thermal Conductivity of Wood with ABS Waste Core Sandwich Composites Subject to Various Core Modifications PDF
Luminita-Maria Brenci, Camelia Cosereanu, Octavia Zeleniuc, Sergiu-Valeriu Georgescu, Adriana Fotin 555-568
Enzymatic Potential of Native Fungal Strains of Agave Residues PDF
Maria Gorety Contreras-Hernández, Elva T. Aréchiga-Carvajal, Martha Rocio Moreno-Jiménez, Silvia Marina González-Herrera, Javier López-Miranda, Lilia Arely Prado-Barrágan, Olga Miriam Rutiaga-Quiñones 569-585
Orange Wood for Parquet and Engineered Flooring Use PDF
Stefano Berti, Paolo Burato, Paolo Dionisi-Vici, Ottaviano Allegretti 586-596
Using Surface Modified E-Glass Fiber Cloths to Enhance Poplar Laminated Veneer Lumber Composites: Effects of Modification Conditions, Gluing Processes, Hot-Pressing Parameters, and Assembly Patterns on Physical-mechanical and Interfacial Properties PDF PDF
Wei Song, Zhengdong Xu, Shuangbao Zhang 597-631
Synthesis, Curing, and Properties of an Epoxy Resin Derived from Gallic Acid PDF
Antonella Tarzia, Jeanette Montanaro, Michele Casiello, Cosimo Annese, Angelo Nacci, Alfonso Maffezzoli 632-645
Motion of Chips When Leaving the Cutting Zone during Chipboard Plane Milling PDF
Pavel Rudak, Stefan Barcik, Mats Ekevad, Oksana Rudak, Marek Vanco, Jaroslava Stefkova 646-661
Biological Performance of Novel Hybrid Green Composites Produced from Glass Fibers and Jute Fabric Skin by the VARTM Process PDF
Evren Terzi, Saip Nami Kartal, Musrizal Muin, Ahmed H. Hassanin, Tamer Hamouda, Ali Kılıç, Zeki Candan 662-677
Safety Evaluation of Deinked Pulp Containing Offset Thermochromic Inks PDF
Sonja Jamnicki Hanzer, Mirela Rožić, Marina Vukoje, Mirela Jukić, Antonija Galić 678-690
Cellulose Isolation from Corn Stalk Treated by Alkaline Biochars in Solvent Systems PDF
Le Liu, Shiqiu Zhang, Xue Yang, Mei Ting Ju 691-703
An Effective Modification with Mild Alkali Pretreatment for Enhancing the Biodegradation of Wheat Straw by Pycnoporus sanguineus NFZH-1 PDF
Nianjie Feng, Yu Fu, Chuanhuai Wang, Qian Wu 704-714
Comparative Study of Two Softwood Species Industrially Modified by Thermowood® and Thermo-Vacuum Process PDF
Mohamed Jebrane, Michael Pockrandt, Ignazia Cuccui, Ottaviano Allegretti, Ernesto Uetimane Jr., Nasko Terziev 715-728
Nanostarch Surface Coating of Lightweight Coated Paper PDF
Qijie Chen, Xufang Dong, Liling Zhou, Xueming Zheng, Jianhui Wang, Ping Wang 729-739
Preparation of Composite Films of Methacryloyl-modified Lignocresol and Polylactic Acid PDF
Dongliang Xu, Shuang Qian, Fang Zhang, Guolin Tong, Hao Ren 740-751
Cellulomonas sp. Isolated from Termite Gut for Saccharification and Fermentation of Agricultural Biomass PDF
Iram Batool, Muhammad Gulfraz, Muhammad Javaid Asad, Faryal Kabir, Sobia Khadam, Asma Ahmed 752-763
Changes in Physical Properties of Sugi, Hinoki, and Korean Pine Wood after Fire-retardant Treatment PDF
Mingyu Wen, Yaoxing Sun, Junyou Shi, Heejun Park 764-775
Quality of Silicone Coating on the Veneer Surfaces PDF
Gabriela Slabejova, Maria Smidriakova, David Panis 776-788
Modeling and Optimization of Fiber Quality and Energy Consumption during Refining Based on Adaptive Neuro-fuzzy Inference System and Subtractive Clustering PDF
Yunbo Gao, Jun Hua, Liping Cai, Guangwei Chen, Na Jia, Liangkuan Zhu, Hui Wang 789-803
Tree-ring width and Variation of Wood Density in Fraxinus excelsior L. and Quercus robur L. Growing in Floodplain Forests PDF
Kyriaki Giagli, Jan Baar, Marek Fajstavr, Vladimír Gryc, Hanuš Vavrčík 804-819
Blue-Agave Fiber-Reinforced Polypropylene Composites for Automotive Applications PDF
Amy Ellen Langhorst, James Burkholder, Jun Long, Robert Thomas, Alper Kiziltas, Deborah Mielewski 820-835
Intra-Ring Properties of Earlywood and Latewood Sections of Sessile Oak (Quercus petraea) Wood PDF
Ümit Büyüksarı, Nusret As, Türker Dündar 836-845
Comparison of Three Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy Sampling Techniques for Distinction between Lignocellulose Samples PDF
Mohit Gogna, Robyn E. Goacher 846-860
Effect of Thermal Aging on Colour and Glossiness of UV System Varnish-applied Laminated Parquet Layers PDF
Umit Ayata, Sirri Sahin, Bruno Esteves, Levent Gurleyen 861-868
An Exploratory Study of Smartphone and Smartphone Application Use in the U.S. Forest Products Industry PDF
Songyi Han, R. Daniel Seale, Rubin Shmulsky 869-880
Inserting Poly(ε-caprolactone) into Wood Cell Wall Structures for Dehydration and Consolidation of Waterlogged Scots Pine Wood PDF
Ren Li, Zhiguo Zhang, Gang Liu, Xiaoshuai Han, Junwen Pu 881-893
Selective Biodegradation of Grape Pomace Tannins by Aspergillus niger and Application in Wood Adhesive PDF
Ping Lan, Nicolas Brosse, Ju Qing Cui, Hai Yan Mao, Rui Yang 894-905
Structural Characterization and Solid State Properties of Thermal Insulating Cellulose Materials of Different Size Classifications PDF
Mathew Adefusika Adekoya, Sunday Samuel Oluyamo, Olugbenga Oludayo Oluwasina, Adewunmi Isaac Popoola 906-917
Sensitivity of Ultrasonic Wave Velocity Estimation Using the Christoffel Equation for Wood Non-Destructive Characterization PDF
Luis Espinosa, Loïc Brancheriau, Flavio Prieto, Philippe Lasaygues 918-928
Effects of Convection and Microwave Drying Schemes on the Characteristics and Sound Absorption of Acoustic Oil Palm Boards PDF
Panya Dangvilailux, Jarruwat Charoensuk 929-944
Modelling of Radio-frequency Heating of Piles of Pinus radiata Wood PDF
Carlos Salinas, Rubén Ananías, Diego A. Vasco 945-953
Kinetic Models and Effects of Mn(II) Ion on Ethanol Production from Cornstalks PDF
Kun Chen, Xiaofei Jing, Hao Liao 954-966
Preparation and Characterisation of Optimised Hydrochar from Hydrothermal Carbonisation of Macadamia Shells PDF
Fangyu Fan, Zhifeng Zheng, Yun Liu, Yuanbo Huang, Zhengjun Shi 967-980
Engineering a Chimeric Lipase-cutinase (Lip-Cut) for Efficient Enzymatic Deinking of Waste Paper PDF
Min Liu, Shuya Yang, Liangkun Long, Yunfeng Cao, Shaojun Ding 981-996
The Effect of Different Catalysts and Process Parameters on the Chemical Content of Bio-oils from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Sugarcane Bagasse PDF
Xiuyi Yan, Jiuli Ma, Wei Wang, Yanan Zhao, Jinghui Zhou 997-1018
Hydrochar Derived from Anaerobic Solid Digestates of Swine Manure and Rice Straw: A Potential Recyclable Material PDF
Hongmei Jin, Enhui Sun, Yueding Xu, Ruihua Guo, Mengjie Zheng, Hongying Huang, Songhe Zhang 1019-1034
Longitudinal Vibration Test for the Use of a Circular Truncated Cone as a Log Model of Japanese Cedar PDF
Yoshitaka Kubojima, Yukari Matsumura, Youki Suzuki 1035-1041
Property Improvement of Thin High-Density Fiberboard Panels Used as Door-Skins PDF
Nicolae Badin, Mihaela Campean, Karoly Lengyel, Mihai Ispas, Bogdan Bedelean 1042-1054
Preparation and Barrier Properties of Nanocellulose / Layered Double Hydroxide Composite Film PDF
Mengmeng Wang, Hailong Li, Chao Du, Yun Liang, Mengru Liu 1055-1064
A Method for Integrated Optimization of Chlorine Dioxide Delignification of Bagasse Pulp PDF
Yongjun Yin, Xueping Song, Chongxin Li, Shuangxi Nie 1065-1074
Low Temperature Hydrothermal Fabrication of Tungsten Trioxide on the Surface of Wood with Photochromic and Superhydrophobic Properties PDF
Minglei Sun, Kuiyan Song 1075-1087

Review Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Critical Links Governing Performance of Self-binding and Natural Binders for Hot-pressed Reconstituted Lignocellulosic Board without Added Formaldehyde: A Review PDF
Martin A. Hubbe, Anthony Pizzi, Haiyang Zhang, Rasmina Halis
The Multifactorial Aspect of Wood Weathering: A Review Based on a Holistic Approach of wood Degradation Protected by Clear Coating PDF
Antoine Cogulet, Pierre Blanchet, Veronic Landry
The Research Progress of Machining Mechanisms in Milling Wood-based Materials PDF
Weihua Wei, Yuantong Li, Tongming Xue, Shiyuan Tao, Changtong Mei, Wandong Zhou, Jian Wang, Tongyue Wang
Review of Silver Nanoparticles (AgNPs)-Cellulose Antibacterial Composites PDF
Yongjian Xu, Shasha Li, Xiaopeng Yue, Wanli Lu


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