Rebecca E. Ibach
Rebecca E. IbachForest Biopolymer Science and Engineering
One Gifford Pinchot Drive
- Chemical modification for improvement of wood properties
- Solid wood polymer composites
- Integrated approach to wood protection
- Woodfiber-plastic composites durability:
- laboratory and field evaluations
- University of Wisconsin Madison, Ph.D. Wood Chemistry ,
|Publication Year: 2018|
Highlight ID: 1304
|Termite Resistance of Wood–Plastic Composites|
Wood-plastic composite (WPC) specimens were exposed to termites both in the laboratory and the field in Bogor, Indonesia. On a scale of 0 (complete failure) to 10 (sound), after 30 months field exposure, the WPC made with acetylated wood flour had no ...
|Publication Year: 2011|
Highlight ID: 305
|Lumen filling and sol-gel reinforcement of the wood cell wall|
FPL researchers used a two-prong strategy to enhance weathering properties of wood. This dual treatment showed promise in protecting wood against the combined effects of sunlight and moisture. ...
|Publication Year: 2010|
Highlight ID: 170
|Centennial Edition, Wood Handbook—Wood as an Engineering Material|
The Wood Handbook—Wood as an Engineering Material serves as a primary reference document for a wide variety of users-from the general public through architects and design engineers who use wood in highly engineered structures. ...
|Biological Properties of Wood|
Rebecca Ibach, research chemist at FPL,Â has written a chapter for the new edition of the Handbook of Wood Chemistry and Wood Composites (2nd ed., 2013) titled Biological Properties of Wood...