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Wood Polymer Composites

Mohit Hemanth Kumar , Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa , Jyotishkumar Parameswaranpillai , Suchart Siengchin

This book comprehensively covers the different topics of wood polymer composite materials mainly synthesis methods for the composite materials, various characterization techniques to study the superior properties and insights on potential advanced applications. It also...

Parution : 2021-04-27

Eco-Friendly Adhesives for Wood and Natural Fiber Composites

Mohammad Asim , Mohammad Jawaid , Tanveer Ahmed Khan , Mohammed Nasir

This book provides an overview of eco-friendly resins and their composite materials covering their synthesis, sources, structures and properties for different industrial applications to support the ongoing research and development in eco-friendly and renewable...

Parution : 2021-01-21
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The Trees that made Britain

Archie Miles

As the oldest living inhabitants on the planet, trees have played a major part in the way we live today, providing both the daily oxygen we breathe and the foundation of our nations heritage. Every native tree in Britain, whether its part of a grand avenue, a thriving...

Parution : 2020-08-13
Télécharger le livre :  Walks in the Wild

Walks in the Wild

Peter Wohlleben

Can you tell which plants are safe to eat?Which trees are best to shelter under a storm?How do you tell a deciduous and coniferous tree apart?In his charming new book, bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees Peter Wohlleben takes you on a journey of discovery....

Parution : 2019-07-04

Optimum Design and Manufacture of Wood Products

Etele Csanády , Zsolt Kovács , Endre Magoss , Jegatheswaran Ratnasingam

This monograph presents state-of-the-art knowledge in wood manufacturing design with a special focus on the elaboration of functional relationships. The authors transfer and apply the method of functional relationships to challenges in wood manufacturing, and the book...

Parution : 2019-04-25

Bäume und Zeiten – Eine Geschichte der Jahrringforschung

Hans Hermann Rump

Anhand der Jahresringe von Bäumen können kultur- und naturhistorische Ereignisse datiert und eingeordnet werden. Wie diese Methode entwickelt wurde und wie sie noch heute eingesetzt wird, beschreibt dieses Buch eindrucksvoll. Es  bietet einen Einblick in Konzepte...

Parution : 2018-09-03
Télécharger le livre :  Westonbirt Arboretum’s Plant and Flower Spotter’s Guide

Westonbirt Arboretum’s Plant and Flower Spotter’s Guide

Dan Crowley , Matt Parratt

Get back to nature with this easy to use guide to Britain's greenery. From the experts at Westonbirt Arboretum in the depths of the Cotswolds, with one of the most beautiful gardens in the world, comes this beautiful pocket guide covering 100 popular wild plants and...

Parution : 2018-07-05
Télécharger le livre :  Around the World in 80 Trees

Around the World in 80 Trees

Jonathan Drori , Lucille Clerc

“An arboreal odyssey” – NATURE “One of the most quietly beautiful books of the year” – DAILY MAILDiscover the secretive world of trees in Jonathan Drori’s number one bestseller…Bestselling author and environmentalist Jonathan Drori follows in the footsteps of Phileas...

Parution : 2018-05-28
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Télécharger le livre :  The Human Dimensions of Forest and Tree Health

The Human Dimensions of Forest and Tree Health

Mariella Marzano , Clive Potter , Julie Urquhart

This book explores the specifically human dimensions of the problem posed by a new generation of invasive pests and pathogens to tree health worldwide. The growth in global trade and transportation in recent decades, along with climate change, is allowing invasive pests...

Parution : 2018-05-24
Télécharger le livre :  Lignocellulosic Composite Materials

Lignocellulosic Composite Materials

Susheel Kalia

This book comprehensively summarizes important aspects of research in the active field of lignocellulosic (polymer) composites, including polymer materials from or containing cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin. It describes how these materials can be produced from...

Parution : 2017-12-23

Wood Polymer Nanocomposites

Md Rezaur Rahman

This book shows how chemical modifications influence some properties of wood nanocomposites. It describes suitable and effective chemical modifications that strengthen the physico-mechanical, thermal and morphological properties of wood. The authors provide intuitive...

Parution : 2017-09-06
Télécharger le livre :  Westonbirt Arboretum’s Tree Spotter’s Guide

Westonbirt Arboretum’s Tree Spotter’s Guide

Dan Crowley

In the depths of the Cotswolds, near Tetbury in Gloucestershire, lies one of the most beautiful tree gardens in the world, known as Westonbirt Arboretum. Here you can find around 15,000 trees, each one lovingly labelled. They offer the perfect, picturesque setting for...

Parution : 2017-07-06
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Barn The Spoon

'No one in Britain knows more about crafting a spoon from greenwood than Barn The Spoon.' Guardian'London's most famous and charismatic spoon whittler ... King of the whittlers.' Sunday Telegraph Barn The Spoon, as he’s affectionately known is a rare master craftsman ...

Parution : 2017-05-25

Carbon Fibre from Lignin

Pratima Bajpai

This book presents detailed information on the production and properties of carbon fibers derived from lignin precursors. Focusing on future directions in the carbon fiber industry, it also introduces a novel process for obtaining high-purity lignin, a key aspect in the...

Parution : 2017-03-20

Life Cycle Assessment of Forest Products

Greg M. Peters , Gustav Sandin , Magdalena Svanström

This brief contains information on the reduction of environmental impact and explains how it is a key driver for the R&D of new forest products. The authors, experts in the field, describe how Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is used to assess the environmental impact of...

Parution : 2016-09-07


Rozi Mohamed

This book gives readers new information to understand the mechanism of agarwood induction and therefore eradicate the myths surrounding agarwood formation. One of the challenges in conserving agarwood resources is species identification. In this book, taxonomy and...

Parution : 2016-06-01
Télécharger le livre :  Unforgettable Walks

Unforgettable Walks

Julia Bradbury

A country girl at heart, Julia Bradbury's passion for walking and the great outdoors is a legacy from her dad and her childhood in rural Rutland and Sheffield where she went to school. She grew up exploring gently undulating hills and rugged green valleys.Now a mother...

Parution : 2016-02-18

The Sustainable Role of the Tree in Environmental Protection Technologies

Edita Baltrenaite , Pranas Baltrenas , Arvydas Lietuvninkas

This monograph describes ways of using trees and their byproducts in environmental protection technologies and methodologies throughout their lifecycles. The tree, the planet’s main source of biomass, is an indispensable tool for sustainable technologies, and the...

Parution : 2016-02-13
Télécharger le livre :  The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees

Robert Penn

Robert Penn cut down an ash tree to see how many things could be made from it. After all, ash is the tree we have made the greatest and most varied use of over the course of human history. Journeying from Wales across Europe and Ireland to the USA,Robert finds that the...

Parution : 2015-10-29

Wood Characteristics

Christoph Richter

This book offers a broad range of options for technically adapting, handling and processing wood with specific wood characteristics.  It starts by discussing wood anatomy and the general factors leading to the formation of wood characteristics. The individual...

Parution : 2014-11-10
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