International Wood Products Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1

The Wood Technology Society
28 Feb 2017

International Wood Products Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 02 Jan 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.



Simon Curling FIMMM

Pages: 1-1

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2017.1283167


In this issue

Pages: 2-5

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2017.1287815


Efficient extraction of natural dye from red sandal wood (Pterocarpus Sandalinus) using ultrasound

Venkatasubramanian Sivakumar, K. Rani & M. Kumari

Pages: 6-9

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1214380


Best practices in capturing employee creativity: forest sector firms in the USA and Finland

V. Laukkanen, M. Siimekselä, S. Leavengood & E. Hansen

Pages: 10-17

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1224033


Optimisation design of pine backrest chair based on Taguchi method

Q. Ke, F. Zhang & Y. Zhang

Pages: 18-25

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1228741


A new method for defect detection in lumber images: optimising the energy model by an irregular parametric genetic approach

S. V. Shojaedini, R. Kasbgar Haghighi & A. Kermani

Pages: 26-31

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1241912


Wood species identification by near-infrared spectroscopy

C. Lazarescu, F. Hart, Z. Pirouz, K. Panagiotidis, S. D. Mansfield, J. D. Barrett† & S. Avramidis

Pages: 32-35

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1242270


Among-family variations of solid wood properties in 4-year-old Eucalyptus camaldulensis trees selected for pulpwood production in Thailand

F. Ishiguri, S. Diloksumpun, J. Tanabe, J. Ohshima, K. Iizuka & S. Yokota

Pages: 36-40

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1261528


Hardness and indentation modulus of resin-treated wood

A. Klüppel

Pages: 41-44

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1268358


A screening study on extractive content and composition of Scots pine heartwood of three stands with close proximity and their resistance

against basidiomycetes

K. Zimmer & E. Melcher

Pages: 45-49

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1271091


On the applicability of the Flory–Huggins and Vrentas models for describing the sorption isotherms of wood

C. Hill & G. Beck

Pages: 50-55

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1275094


Deterioration and protection of sustainable biomaterials

Dr. Andrew Pitman

Pages: 56-56

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2016.1275295



Pages: 57-57

DOI: 10.1080/20426445.2017.1285563