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One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI 53726-2398
Phone: (608) 231-9200
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Xiping Wang
Xiping Wang

Xiping Wang

Engineering Properties of Wood, Wood Based Materials and Structures
Unit: FPL-4714
Forest Products Technologist
One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI
United States
53726-2398

Phone: 608-231-9461
xwang@fs.fed.us

Research Interest

  • Nondestructive evaluation
  • Structural condition assessment
  • Tree decay detection
  • Heat sterilization


Education

  • Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan, Ph.D. Wood Science ,
  • Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China, M.S. Forest Engineering ,
  • Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China, B.S. Mechanical Engineering ,

Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Nondestructive Testing (ASNT), Member
  • Forest Products Society (FPS), Member
  • Great Lakes Kiln Drying Association (GLKDA), Member
  • International Union of Forest Research Organization (IUFRO), Coordinator
  • International Union of Forest Research Organization (IUFRO), Deputy Coordinator
  • Society of Wood Science and Technology (SWST), Member

Below are the 167 US Forest Service publications sorted by year. You may re-sort the list by: Title, Date Posted, Category, Publication or Year.

Publication Year: 2018
 
Title: Defect detection and quality assessment of hardwood logs: part 1—acoustic impact test and wavelet analysis
Source: Wood and Fiber Science. 50(3): 291-309.
Author(s) Xu, Feng ; Wang, Xiping ; Thomas, Ed ; Liu, Yunfei ; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Defect detection and quality assessment of hardwood logs: part 2—combined acoustic and laser scanning system
Source: Wood and Fiber Science. 50(3): 310-322.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping ; Thomas, Ed ; Xu, Feng ; Liu, Yunfei ; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Engineering performance characteristics of hardwood cross-laminated timber
Source: Research In Progress FPL-RIP-4714-034. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 2 p.
Author(s) Xie, Xinfeng; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Extended plate and beam demonstration home
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-250. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest products Laboratory. 35 p.
Author(s) Gunderson, Patricia; Kochkin, Vladimir; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Improving Log Defect Detection Accuracy by Combining Complementary Scanning Methods
Source: U.S. Patent
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert; Brashaw, Brian; Thomas, Ed
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Lateral load performance of SIP walls with full bearing
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-251. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest products Laboratory. 25 p.
Author(s) Yeh, Boren; Skaggs, Tom; Wang, Xiping; Williamson, Tom
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wear behavior of drill bits in wood drilling resistance measurements
Source: Wood and Fiber Science. 50(2): 154-166.
Author(s) Sharapov, Evgenii ; Wang, Xiping ; Smirnova, Elena ; Wacker, James P.
Year: 2018   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2017
 
Title: A critical analysis of methods for rapid and nondestructive determination of wood density in standing trees
Source: Annals of Forest Science. 74(2): 1-13.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Wiemann, Michael C.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Lihai
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic impact testing and waveform analysis for damage detection in glued laminated timber
Source: Holzforschung. 71(10): 197-208
Author(s) Xu, Feng; Wang, Xiping; Teder, Marko; Liu, Yunfei
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Assessing ability of ground-penetrating radar to detect internal moisture and fungal decay in Douglas-fir beams
Source: In: Wang, X.; Senalik, C.A.; Ross, R.J., eds. Proceedings, 20th international nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood symposium. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-249. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 286-300.
Author(s) Senalik, C. Adam; Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping ; Rodrigues, Brunella Pollastrelli; Jalinoos, Frank
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Assessing specific gravity of young Eucalyptus plantation trees using a resistance drilling technique
Source: Holzforschung 2017. 71(2): 137–145.
Author(s) Oliveira, José Tarcísio da Silva; Wang, Xiping; Vidaurre, Graziela Baptista
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Bonding mixed species for advanced biomaterials
Source: fplrip-4719-037-MTU-Wang-Xie
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Xie, Xinfeng
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Combining acoustic and laser scanning methods to improve hardwood log segregation
Source: In: Wang, X.; Senalik, C.A.; Ross, R.J., eds. Proceedings, 20th international nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood symposium. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-249. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 433-448.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping ; Thomas, Ed ; Xu, Feng ; Liu, Yunfei ; Krause, Victor ; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Comparison of nondestructive testing methods for evaluating No. 2 Southern Pine lumber: Part B, modulus of rupture
Source: Wood and Fiber Science. 49(2): 134-145
Author(s) Yang, B.Z.; Seale, R.D.; Shmulsky, R.; Dahlen, J.; Wang, X.
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of silvicultural practices on the physical and mechanical properties of lake states hardwoods
Source: fplrip-4719-036-MTU-Wang-Dickinson-Wiedenbeck. 2 p.
Author(s) Dickinson, Yvette; Wang, Xiping; Wiedenbeck, Jan
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Energy harvesting from wood floor vibration using a piezoelectric generator
Source: Research Note, FPL–RN–0347. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 9 p.
Author(s) Kan, Jiangming; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Li, Wenbin
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Experimental and theoretical modal analysis of full-sized wood composite panels supported on four nodes
Source: Materials. 10(6): 1-15.
Author(s) Guan, Cheng; Zhang, Houjiang; Wang, Xiping; Miao, Hu; Zhou, Lujing; Liu, Fenglu
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Measuring wood quality in standing trees--a review
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-248. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 13 p.
Author(s) Rudnicki, Mark; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Allison, R. Bruce; Perzynski, Kevin
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Multivariate modeling of acoustomechanical response of 14-year-old suppressed loblolly pine (Pinus taeda) to variation in wood chemistry, microfibril angle and density
Source: Wood Science and Technology. 51(3): 475-492.
Author(s) Essien, Charles; Via, Brian K.; Cheng, Qingzheng; Gallagher, Thomas; McDonald, Timothy; Wang, Xiping; Eckhardt, Lori G.
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: New technologies for ensuring best use of salvaged beetle-killed trees
Source: fplrip-4719-031-MTU-Ross-Wang-Dickinson
Author(s) Dickinson, Yvette; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive assessment of wood members from a historic viewing tower
Source: Res. Note. FPL—RN—0349. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 1-10.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Senalik, C. Adam; Allison, R. Bruce; Zhou, Lujing
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Partial resistance drilling to assess wood density in trees
Source: In: Wang, X.; Senalik, C.A.; Ross, R.J., eds. Proceedings, 20th international nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood symposium. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-249. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 22-35.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Proceedings, 20th international nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood symposium
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-249. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 2-539.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Senalik, C. Adam; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2016
 
Title: An acoustics operations study for Loblolly pine (Pinus taeda) standing saw timber with different thinning history
Source: BioResources
Author(s) Essien, Charles; Cheng, Qingzheng; Via, Brian K.; Loewenstein, Edward F.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Assessing the Ability of Ground-Penetrating Radar to Detect Fungal Decay in Douglas-Fir Beams
Source: 25th Research Symposium, New Orleans (110-116). Columbus, OH: American Society for Nondestructive Testing, Inc. 7 p.
Author(s) Senalik, Christopher Adam; Wacker, James; Wang, Xiping; Jalinoos, F.
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effectiveness of Several NDE Technologies in Detecting Moisture Pockets and: Artificial Defects in Sawn Timber and Glulam
Source
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Senalik, Christopher Adam; Wang, Xiping; Jalinoos, Frank
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effects of cedar oil and silica gel treatment on dimensional stability and mechanical properties of Southern Yellow Pine boards
Source: FPL-RN-0339. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Senalik, Christopher Adam; Ross, Robert; Bennett, Neal; Conner, Debbie
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Potential of ultrasonic pulse velocity for evaluating the dimensional stability of oak and chestnut wood
Source: Ultrasonics
Author(s) Dundar, Turker; Wang, Xiping; As, Nusret; Avci, Erkan
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress wave velocity patterns in the longitudinal-radial plane of trees for defect diagnosis
Source: Computers and Electronics in Agriculture
Author(s) Li, Guanghui; Weng, Xiang; Du, Xiaocheng; Wang, Xiping; Feng, Hailin
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Tensile strength of thermally modified laminated strand lumber and laminated veneer lumber
Source: Wood Material Science & Engineering
Author(s) Aro, Matthew D.; Wang, Xiping; McDonald, Dwight E.; Begel, Marshall
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Time-of-Flight Adjustment Procedure for Acoustic Measurements in Structural Timber
Source: BioResources 11 (2), 3303-3317; 14 p.
Author(s) Llana, Danbiel F.; Iñiguez-Gonzalez, Guillermo; Arriaga, Francisco; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2015
 
Title: Acoustic Evaluation of Thinning and Biosolid Fertilization Effects on Wood Quality of a Douglas-fir stand
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-239, 2015; pp. 365-377.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Verrill, Steve; Lowell, Eini; Barbour, Jamie
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chapter 7: Nondestructive Testing in the Urban Forest
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-238, 2015; p. 77-86.
Author(s) Allison, R. Bruce; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chapter 8: Acoustic Assessment of Wood Quality in Trees and Logs
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-238, 2015; pp. 87-101.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Carter, Peter
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Comparison of Nondestructive Testing Methods for Evaluating No. 2 Southern Pine Lumber: Part A, Modulus of Elasticity
Source: Wood and Fiber Science, Volume 47, Number 4, 2015; pp. 375-384.
Author(s) Yang, B.Z.; Seale, R.D.; Shmulsky, R.; Dahlen, J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Detection of wood failure by image processing method: influence of algorithm, adhesive and wood species
Source: European Journal of Wood and Wood Products
Author(s) Lin, Lanying; He, Sheng; Fu, Feng; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dynamic determination of modulus of elasticity of full-size wood composite panels using a vibration method
Source: Construction and Building Materials
Author(s) Guan, Cheng; Zhang, Houjiang; Zhou, Lujing; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Modeling temperature effect on dynamic modulus of elasticity of red pine (Pinus resinosa) in frozen and non-frozen states
Source: Holzforschung, Volume 69, Number 2, 2015; pp. 233–240.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Wang, Lihai
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Non-destructive Analysis Reveals Effect of Installation Details on Plywood Siding Performance
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-239, 2015; pp. 314-320.
Author(s) Hunt, Christopher G.; Schueneman, Gregory T.; Lacher, Steven; Wang, Xiping; Williams, R. Sam
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Proceedings: 19th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-239, 2015; 688 p.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Gonçalves, Raquel; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress Wave Propagation in Larch Plantation Trees-Numerical Simulation
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-239, 2015; pp. 418-427.
Author(s) Liu, Fenglu; Jiang, Fang; Wang, Xiping; Zhang, Houjiang; Yu, Wenhua
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2014
 
Title: Analysis of wave velocity patterns in black cherry trees and its effect on internal decay detection
Source: Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 104: 32-39.
Author(s) Li, Guanghui; Wang, Xiping; Feng, Hailin; Wiedenbeck, Jan; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of Extended Wall OSB Sheathing Connection under Combined Uplift and Shear Loading for 24-inch Heel Trusses
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-233, 2014; 15 p.
Author(s) Kochkin, Vladimir; DeRenzis, Andrew; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat treatment of Firewood for Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire): Case Studies
Source: J. For. Volume 112, Number 4, 2014; pp. 361–370.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Bergman, Richard D., PhD.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Myers, Scott W.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Tomographic Image Reconstruction Using an Interpolation Method for Tree Decay Detection
Source: BioResources, Volume 9, Number 2, 2014; pp. 3248-3263
Author(s) Feng, Hailin; Li, Guanghui; Fu, Sheng; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2013
 
Title: Acoustic Assessment Technologies for Optimal Wood Products and Biomass Utilization
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-226, 2013; pp. 150-160.
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian K.; Wang, Xiping; Fellman, Dean; Ross, Robert J.; Xu, Huadong
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic measurements on trees and logs: a review and analysis
Source: Wood Sci Technol Volume 47, 2013; pp. 965-975.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic sorting models for improved log segregation
Source: Wood and Fiber Science, Volume 45, Number 4, 2013; pp 343–352
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Verrill, Steve; Lowell, Eini; Ross, Robert J.; Herian, Vicki L.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Analysis of Wave Velocity Patterns in Black Cherry Trees and its Effect on Internal Decay Detection
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Rept. FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. p. 224-232.
Author(s) Li, Guanghui; Wang, Xiping; Wiedenbeck, Jan; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Assessing the Dimensional Stability of Two Hardwood Species Grown in Turkey with Acoustic Measurements
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Rept. FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. p. 459-468.
Author(s) Dundar, Turker; Wang, Xiping; As, Nusret; Avci, Erkan
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Condition Assessment of the Timber Structures of a Century-Old Industrial Building Using a Nondestructive Inspection Procedure
Source: Advanced Materials Research Volume 778, 2013; pp. 840-848.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Teder, Marko; Wacker, James
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of Temperature and Moisture State Changes on Modulus of Elasticity of Red Pine Small Clear Wood
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Rept. FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. p. 442-450.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Wang, Lihai
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of temperature on Acoustic Evaluation of standing trees and logs: Part 2: Field Investigation
Source: Wood and Fiber Science, Volume 45, Number 1, 2013; pp. 15-25.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Wang, Lihai; Allison, R. Bruce
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of the High-Heel Roof-to-Wall Connection with Extended OSB Wall Sheathing
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-222, 2013; 15 p.
Author(s) DeRenzis, Andrew; Kochkin, Vladimir; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field application of processor head acoustic technology in forest harvest operations
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Rept. FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 2013; pp. 7-14.
Author(s) Carter, Peter; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive Assessment of Schizolobium amazonicum with Stress Wave Tomography
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-226, 2013; pp. 99-104.
Author(s) França, Frederico; Vidaurre, Graziela; Nutto, Leif; Wang, Xiping; Oliveira, José Tarcísio da Silva; Biechele, Tobias
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive Assessment of Wood Structural Members at Yu Tomb of the Ming Dynasty
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Report, FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. p. 224-232.
Author(s) Liao, Chunhui; Zhang, Houjiang; Wang, Xiping; Li, Dongqing
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive Evaluation of a 75-Year Old Glulam Arch
Source: In: Gen. Tech. Rept. FPL-GTR-226. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. p. 624-632.
Author(s) Teder, Marko; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Patented nondestructive evaluation technology developed by the Forest Service for use in the wood products industry
Source: In: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-226, 2013; pp. 693-705.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Stockhausen, Janet I.; Scharmer, Linda K.; Wszalek, Joseph; Chen, Ieng-Yi
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Prediction of transverse shrinkages of young-growth Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) and western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla) with ultrasonic measurements
Source: Wood Material Science & Engineering, Volume 8, Number 4, 2013; pp. 234-241.
Author(s) Dundar, Turker; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Proceedings 18th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium Madison, Wisconsin, USA 2013
Source: USDA Forest Service, Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-226, 2013: p.808.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress Wave E-Rating of Structural Timber—Size and Moisture Content Effects
Source: In: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-226, 2013; pp. 38-46
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2012
 
Title: Advanced sorting technologies for optimal wood products and woody biomass utilization
Source: In: Proceedings of 2012 bio-based material science and engineering conference (IEEE Cat. # CFP1240T-ART). Changsha, China, October 21-23, 2012; pp. 175-179.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of Temperature on Acoustic Evaluation of Standing trees and logs: Part 1-Laboratory investigation
Source: Wood and Fiber Science
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Wang, Lihai; Allison, R. Bruce
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of the Lateral Performance of Roof Truss-to-Wall Connections in Light-Frame Wood Systems
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-214, 2012: 27 p.
Author(s) DeRenzis, Andrew; Kochkin, Vladimir; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood—50 Years of Research: International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium Series
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-213, 2012.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Rapid Assessment of Wood Density of Standing Trees with Nondestructive Methods - A Review
Source: In: Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Biobase Material Science and Engineering, October 21-23, 2012, Changsha, China. 2012; pp. 262-267.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, Xiping; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood and Wood-Based Materials as Sensors—A Review of the Piezoelectric Effect in Wood
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-212, 2012: 12 p.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Kan, Jiangming; Wang, Xiping; Blankenburg, Julie; Stockhausen, Janet I.; Pellerin, Roy F.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood Utilization Options for Urban Trees Infested by Invasive Species
Source: University of Minnesota, 2012: 96 p.
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Wiemann, Michael C.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2011
 
Title: An Integrated NDT Approach for Determining Residual Strength of Ancient Wood Structural Members
Source: In: 17th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium, September 14-16, 2011, University of West Hungary, Sopron, Hungary; pp. 547-553, 2011.
Author(s) Zhang, Houjiang; Wang, Xiping; Zhu, Lei; Sun, Yanliang; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Determining Modulus of Elasticity of Ancient Structural Timber
Source: Advanced Materials Research Volume 217-218 (2011) pp 407-412; 2011
Author(s) Houjiang, Zhang; Lei, Zhu; Yanliang, Sun; Xiping, Wang; Haicheng,Yan
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of a timber column bent substructure after more than 60 years in-service
Source: Proceedings of the CIMAD11 - 1º Congresso Ibero-LatinoAmericano da Madeira na Construção [Spanish & Latin American Conference on Timber Construction], Coimbra, Portugal, June 7-9, 2011 [electronic resource]. [S.l. : s.n.], 2011: [1 flash drive]: 7 p.
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping; Rammer, Douglas R.; Nelson, William J.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Experimental investigation of stress wave propagation in standing trees
Source: Holzforschung, Volume 65, pp. 743-748, 2011
Author(s) Zhang, Houjiang; Wang, Xiping; Su, Juan
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Fundamentals of Acoustic Measurements on Trees and Logs and Their Implication to Field Application
Source: In: Proceedings of the 17th lnternational Symposium on Nondestructive Tesing and Evaluation of Wood, 2011; pp 25-33; 2011.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat Treatment of Firewood - Meeting the Phytosanitary Requirements
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report FPL-GTR-200, 2011
Author(s) Xiping Wang; Richard Bergman; Brian K. Brashaw; Scott Meyers; Marc Joyal
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Historic Log Cabin structural Condition Assessment and Rehabilitation - A Case Study
Source: In: Proceedings, 17th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium, Sopron, Hungary. Volume 2, pp. 505-512. 2011.
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian; Vatalaro, Robert; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Schmieding, Steven; Okstad, Walt
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Modeling temperature and moisture state effects on acoustic velocity in wood
Source: In: Proceedings, 17th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium, Sopron, Hungary, 14-16 September. p. 411-418.
Author(s) Gao, Shan; Wang, X.; Wang, L.; Bruce, R.B.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: NDE investigation of the timber foundation in the historic Kennecott Mine Concentration Mill Building
Source: In: Proceedings of the 17th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium, Volume 2, Sept 14-16, 2011. University of West Hungary, Sopron, Hungary. pp. 513-521. (Edited by Ferenc Divos, Published by the University of West Hungary; ISBN 978-963-9883-83-3, volume 2).
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping; Rammer, Douglas R.; Woodward, Bessie M.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2010
 
Title: .Wood Handbook, Wood as an Engineering Material (All Chapters)
Source: Forest Products Laboratory. Wood handbook - Wood as an engineering material. General Technical Report FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 508 p. 2010
Author(s) Bergman, Richard; Cai, Zhiyong; Carll, Charlie G.; Clausen, Carol A.; Dietenberger, Mark A.; Falk, Robert H.; Frihart, Charles R.; Glass, Samuel V.; Hunt, Christopher G.; Ibach, Rebecca E.; Kretschmann, David E.; Rammer, Douglas R.; Ross, Robert J.; Star
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field investigation of a 100-year-old Timber crib foundation at a historic copper mine
Source: In: Proceedings of the 11th world conference on timber engineering, 2010 June 20-24. Riva Del Garda, Italy. Ario Ceccotti and Jan-Willem van de Kuilen, eds. (CD only, without page numbers).2010
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping; Rammer, Douglas R.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat sterilization of ash (Fraxinus spp.) firewood: Heat-treating options, temperature monitoring and thermal verification
Source: Wood Material Science and Engineering, 2010; 5:104-109; 2010
Author(s) Wang, X.; Bergman, R. D.; Mace, T.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive evaluation of timber highway guardrail posts
Source: In: Proceedings of the 11th world conference on timber engineering, 201 0 June 20-24. Riva Del Garda, Italy. Ariio Ceccotti and Jan Willem van de Kuilen, eds. (CD only, without page numbers). 2010
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping; Kretschmann, David E.; Rammer, Douglas R.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Structural Testing of Roof-to-Wall Connection and Blocking Details
Source: FPL RIP-4714-020
Author(s) Kochkin,Vladimir; Ehrlich,Gary; Wang, Xiping;
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood Handbook, Chapter 20: Heat Sterilization of Wood
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 20-1 - 20-13. Chapter 20.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2009
 
Title: Acoustic Sorting Models for Log Segregation
Source: In: Proceedings of the 16th international symposium on nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood. 2009 October 12-14. Beijing, China. Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China. Dr. Houjian Zhang and Dr. Xiping Wang, eds. p. 45-51.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Verrill, Steve; Lowell, Eini; Ross, Robert; Herian, Vicki
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: ACOUSTIC TOMOGRAPHY FOR DECAY DETECTION IN BLACK CHERRY TREES
Source: Wood and Fiber Science, 41(2), 2009, pp. 127-137
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wiedenback, Jan; Liang, Shanqing
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic Tomography in Relation to 2D Ultrasonic Velocity and Hardness Mappings
Source: In: Proceedings of the 16th nondestructive evaluation of wood symposium. 2009 October 12-14, Beijing, china, Beijing Forestry University: Beijing, China. Dr. Houjian Zhang and Dr. Xiping Wang, eds. p. 28-35; 2009.
Author(s) Li, Li; Wang, Xiping; Wang, Lihai; Allison, R. Bruce
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: ASSESSING WOOD QUALITY OF BORER-INFESTED RED OAK LOGS WITH A RESONANCE ACOUSTIC TECHNIQUE
Source: Wood and Fiber Science, 41(2), 2009, pp. 180-193
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Stelzer, Henry E.; Wiedenbeck, Jan; Lebow, Patricia K.; ross, robert J.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Development of Flexural Vibration Inspection Techniques to Rapidly Assess the Structural Health of Rural Bridge Systems
Source: Brashaw, Brian K.; Vatalaro, Robert; Wang, Xiping; Sarvela, Kevin. 2008. Development of flexural vibration inspection tec1miques to rapidly assess the structural health of rural bridge systems. Publisher: Intelligent Transportation Systems Institute, Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. Final report. CTS 08-22. 66 p.
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian K.; Vatalaro, Robert; Wang, Xiping; Sarvela, Kevin; Wacker, James P.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat-Treatment Options and Heating Times for Ash Firewood
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-187, October 2009
Author(s) Xiping Wang; Richard Bergman; William T. Simpson; Steve Verrill; Terry Mace
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructuve Testing and Evaluation of Wood: A Worldwide Research Update
Source: FOREST PRODUCTS JOURNAL, VOL. 59, No.37, pp. 7-14
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian K.; Bucur, Voichita; Divos, Ferenc; Goncalves, Raquel; Lu, Jianxiong; Meder, Roger; Pellerin, Roy F.; Potter, Simon; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Yin, Yafang
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Robust And Efficient Enzymatic Saccharification Of Softwoods By Sporl
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th international symposium on wood, fiber and pulping chemistry. 2009 June 15-18; Oslo, Norway: Oslo, Norway: Congress-Conference AS, www,congrex.no. P-033, 3 p. limited availability.
Author(s) Zhu, J.Y.; Pan, X.J; Zhu, W.; Wang, G.S.; Gleisner, R.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress Wave Propagation on Standing Trees -Part 2. Formation of 3D Stress Wave Contour Maps
Source: In: Proceedings of the 16th Nondestructive evaluation of wood symposium. 2009 October 12-14. Beijing, China. Beijing Forestry Universtiy: Beijing, China. P. 59-64
Author(s) Su, Juan; Zhang, Houijang; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress Wave Propagation on Standing Trees-Part 1. Time-of-Flight Measurement and 2D Stress Wave Contour Maps
Source: In: Proceedings of the 16th nondestructive evaluation of wood symposium. 2009 October 12-14. Beijing, china: Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China. Dr. Houjian Zhang and Dr. Xiping Wang, Des. p. 53--58. 2009
Author(s) Zhang, Houijiang; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2008
 
Title: Acoustic Evaluation of Alaskan Young-Growth Wood
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007; Duluth, Minnesota, pp. 97-105; 2008
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Condition Assessment of Historic Wood Vessels
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007; Duluth, Minnesota, pp. 223-226; 2008
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Xiping, Wang; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Condition Assessment of Main Structural Members of Steam Schooner WAPAMA
Source: FPL-GTR-177, June 2008
Author(s) Wang, Wacker, Ross, Brashaw
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effects of Size and Moisture on Stress Wave E-rating of Structural Lumber
Source: In: Proceedings of the 10th world conference on timber engineering: Miyazaki, Japan, June 2-5; 9 p.; 2008
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of Acoustic Tomography for Tree Decay Detection
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007; Duluth, Minnesota, pp. 49-54; 2008
Author(s) Liang, Shanqing; Wang, Xiping; Wiedenbeck, Janice; Cai, Zhiyong; Fu, Feng
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Influence of Thinning on Acoustic Velocity of Douglas-fir Trees in Western Washington and Western Oregon
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007; Duluth, Minnesota, pp. 113-123; 2008
Author(s) Briggs, David G.; Thienel, Gonzalo; Turnblom, Eric C.; Lowell, Eini; Dykstra, Dennis; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Carter, Peter
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Innovative Technology Transfer of Nondestructive Evaluation Research
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007 Duluth Minnesota, pp. 25-28; 2008
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Visual and Nondestructive Evaluation of Red Pines Supporting a Ropes Course in the USFS Nesbit Lake Camp, Sidnaw, Michigan
Source: In: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, September 10-12, 2007; Duluth, Minnesota, pp. 43-48; 2008
Author(s) Allison, R. Bruce; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2007
 
Title: Acoustic assessment of stress level and potential wood quality of logs affected by oak decline
Source: 15th Central Hardwood Forest Conference : proceedings of a conference held at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, February 27-March 1, 2006. Asheville, NC : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station, 2007. General techn
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Stelzer, Henry E.; Wiedenbeck, Jan; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic assessment of wood quality of raw forest materials : a path to increased profitability
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 57, no. 5 (May 2007): Pages 6-14.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Carter, Peter; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic evaluation of wood quality in standing trees. Part I, Acoustic wave behavior
Source: Wood and fiber science. Vol. 39, no. 1 (2007): pages 28-38.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Carter, Peter
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic tomography for decay detection in red oak trees
Source: Research Paper FPL-RP-642. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 7 pages.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Allison, R. Bruce; Wang, Lihai; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Assessment of in-place wood floor systems
Source: Journal of architectural engineering. Vol. 13, no. 1 (Mar. 2007): Pages 30-35.
Author(s) Hunt, Michael O.; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Soltis, Lawrence Andrew; Leavitt, R. R.; Cai, Zhiyong
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field assessment of wood stake decomposition in forest soil
Source: Field assessment of wood stake decomposition in forest soil. Holzforschung. 61: 605-610.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Page-Dumroese, Deborah; Jurgensen, Martin F.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Monitoring the Performance of Timber Bridges over the Long Term
Source: In: Proceedings of the 2007 Mid-Continent Transportation Research Symposium, Ames, Iowa, August 2007.
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Joyal Marc R.; Murphy, Joseph F.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2006
 
Title: Estimating bridge stiffness using a forced-vibration technique for timber bridge health monitoring
Source: Proceedings : NDE Conference on Civil Engineering : a joint conference of the 7th Structural Materials Technology: NDE/NDT for Highways and Bridges and the 6th International Symposium on NDT in Civil Engineering, 2006 August 14-18, St. Louis, MO. Columbus
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Wang, Xiping; Brashaw, Brian; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress-wave velocity of wood-based panels: effect of moisture, product type, and material direction
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 56, no. 1 (Jan. 2006): Pages 28-33
Author(s) Han, Guangping; Wu, Qinglin; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Structural condition assessment of in-service wood
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 56, no. 6 (June 2006): pages 4-8.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Using acoustic analysis to presort warp-prone ponderosa pine 2 by 4s before kiln-drying
Source: Wood and fiber science. Vol. 38, no. 2 (2006): pages 206-214.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Simpson, William T.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Using NIR spectroscopy to predict weathered wood exposure times
Source: WCTE 2006 : 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 6-10, 2006, Portland, OR, USA : program and abstracts. Portland, Or. : World Conference on Timber Engineering, [2006]: [5] pages.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wacker, James P.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2005
 
Title: Acoustic analysis of warp potential of green ponderosa pine lumber
Source: Proceedings : 9th International IUFRO Wood Drying Conference : 2005 August 21-26, Nanjing, China. Nanjing, China : Nanjing Forestry University, 2005: pages 155-160.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Simpson, William T.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic evaluation of standing trees : recent research development
Source: Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood : May 2-4, 2005, University of Applied Sceinces, Eberswalde, Germany. Aachen, Germany : Shaker Verlag, 2005: ISBN 3832239499: pages 455-465
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Carter, Peter
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Acoustic testing to enhance western forest values and meet customer wood quality needs
Source: Productivity of western forests : a forest products focus. Portland, OR : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, [2005]. General technical report PNW ; GTR-642.
Author(s) Carter, Peter; Briggs, David; Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chapter 3:Sorting red maple logs for structural quality
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineering materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, [c2005]: pages 21-29.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chapter 5:Drying and heat sterilization of maple lumber for structural uses
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineered materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, [c2005]: Pages 51-63.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Detecting decay in wood components
Source: Inspection and monitoring techniques for bridges and civil structures. Cambridge, England : Woodhead Publishing Limited, c2005: ISBN: 1855739399 ; 0849395445: pages 100-114.
Author(s) Ross, R.J.; Wang, X.; Brashaw, B.K.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Development of flexural vibration inspection techniques to rapidly assess the structural health of timber bridge systems
Source: Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood : May 2-4, 2005, University of Applied Sciences, Eberswalde, Germany. Aachen, Germany : Shaker Verlag, 2005: ISBN: 3832239499: pages 113-121.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wacker, James P.; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Vatalaro, Robert
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Drying and heat sterilization of maple lumber for structural uses
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineered materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, [c2005]: Pages 51-63.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat sterilization times of five hardwood species
Source: Res. Pap. FPL-RP-626. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 10 p.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Low frequency vibration approach for assessing performance of wood floor systems
Source: Wood and fiber science. Vol. 37, no. 3 (2005): pages 371-378.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Hunt, Michael O.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: NDE of logs and standing trees using new acoustic tools : technical application and results
Source: Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood : May 2-4, 2005, University of Applied Sciences, Eberswalde, Germany. Aachen, Germany : Shaker Verlag, 2005: pages 161-169
Author(s) Carter, Peter; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Briggs, David
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive assessment of single-span timber bridges using a vibration- based method
Source: Res. Pap. FPL-RP-627. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 15 p.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wacker, James P.; Morison, Angus M.; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive assessment of timber bridges using a vibration-based method
Source: Proceedings of the 2005 structures congress, 2005 April 20-24, New York, NY. New York, NY : The Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 2005: [12] pages.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wacker, James P.; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive evaluation of incipient decay in hardwood logs
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-162. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 11 pages
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Wiedenbeck, Jan; Ross, Robert J.; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.; Pilon, Crystal; Brashaw, Brian K.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Post-Fire Assessment of structural Wood Members
Source: 2005. Post-Fire assessment of structural wood members. Wood and timber condition assessment manual. Madison, WI: Forest Produccts Society: 29-46:Chapter 4. 2005
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Wang, Xiping; White, Robert H.; Pellerin, Roy F.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Properties of red maple laminated veneer lumber
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineered materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, [c2005]: Pages 87-92.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping; Brashaw, Brian K.; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Quincy Mine Blacksmith Shop : condition assesment of timbers
Source: Structure magazine. (Sept. 2005): pages 32-34.
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Sorting red maple logs for structural quality
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineering materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, [c2005]: pages 21-29.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress wave nondestructive evaluation of Douglas-fir peeler cores
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 55, no. 3 (Mar. 2005): Pages 90-94
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Zerbe, John I.; Wang, Xiping; Green, David W.; Pellerin, Roy F.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2004
 
Title: Assessment of decay in standing timber using stress wave timing nondestructive evaluation tools : a guide for use and interpretation
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-147. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2004. 12 pages
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Divos, Ferenc; Pilon, Crystal; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.; Pellerin, Roy F.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Controlling adhesive behavior during recycling
Source: 7th Research Forum on Recycling, Sept. 27-29, 2004, Quebec City, QC. Montreal, Quebec : Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada, 2004: Pages 11-16
Author(s) Houtman, Carl; Scallon, Karen; Guo, Jihui; Wang, XinPing; Severtson, Steve; Kroll, Mark; Nowak, Mike
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Diameter effect on stress-wave evaluation of modulus of elasticity of logs
Source: Wood and fiber science. Vol. 36, no. 3 (2004): Pages 368-377
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Punches, John; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; Pellerin, Roy E.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Estimating air-drying times of small-diameter ponderosa pine and Douglas-fir logs
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 54, no. 12 (Dec. 2004): Pages 24-28
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Low Frequency Vibration approach to asess the Performance of wood structural Systems
Source: Review of Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation Volume 23, pp 1000-1007. 2004.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Hunt, Michael O.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Relationship between stress wave velocities of green and dry veneer
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 54, no. 6 (June 2004): Pages 85-89
Author(s) Brashaw, Brian K.; Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Pellerin, Roy F.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress wave sorting of red maple logs for structural quality
Source: Wood science and technology. Vol. 37 (2004): Pages 531-537
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Green, David W.; Brashaw, Brian; Englund, Karl; Wolcott, Michael
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Yield and ultrasonic modulus of elasticity of red maple veneer
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 54, no. 12 (Dec. 2004): Pages 220-225
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Verhey, Steven; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Pilon, Crystal L.; Wang, Xiping
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2003
 
Title: Diameter effect on stress-wave evaluation of modulus of elasticity of logs
Source: Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood : August 19-21, 2002, University of California, Berkeley Campus California, USA. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society, 2003: Pages 149-156
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; Pellerin, Roy
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Estimating air drying times of small-diameter ponderosa pine and Douglas-fir logs.
Source: Research Paper FPL-RP-613. Madison, WI : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2003. 14 pages.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of small-diameter timber for value-added manufacturing : a stress wave approach
Source: Precision forestry : proceedings of the second International Precision Forestry Symposium. Seattle, WA : Institute of Forest Resources, College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, [2003]: pages 91-96.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Punches, John; Barbour, R. James; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Flexural properties of laminated veneer lumber manufactured from ultrasonically rated red maple veneer : a pilot study.
Source: Res. Note FPL-0288. Madison, WI : United States Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2003. 5 pages.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Verhey, Steven A.; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Heat sterilization time of ponderosa pine and Douglas-fir boards and square timbers
Source: Res. Pap. FPL-RP-607. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 24 p.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping; Verrill, Steve
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2002
 
Title: Chapter 10 Nondestructive Evaluation of Green Materials - Recent Research and Development Activities
Source: In: Nondestructive Evaluation of Wood, Chapter 10
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Kiln drying maple for structural uses
Source: Sustaining natural resources on private lands in the central hardwood region : current topics in the processing and utilization of hardwood lumber. [Memphis, Tenn. : National Hardwood Lumber Association, 2002?]: Pages 63-68
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Simpson, William T.; Brashaw, Brian K.; Ross, Robert J.
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION TECHNIQUES FOR ASSESSING MODULUS OF ELASTICITY AND STIFFNESS OF SMALL-DIAMETER LOGS
Source: Forest Prod. J. 52(2):79-85.
Author(s) Wang, Ross, Mattson, Erickson, Forsman, Geske, Wehr
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive structural evaluation of wood floor systems with a vibration technique.
Source: Proceedings of the 2002 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, June 10-12, 2002, Milwaukee, Wisconsin [electronic resource]. Bethel, CT : Society for Experimental Mechanics, c2002: [3] pages
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Soltis, Lawrence Andrew
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Structural Condition Assessment Using Nondestructive Testing
Source: 13th Intl Symp on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, August 19-21, 2002
Author(s) Bradshaw, Ross, Wang, Forsman, Erickson
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Assessment at Quincy Mine Blacksmith Shop, Keweenaw National Historical Park
Source: APT BULLETIN Vol. XXXIII, No. 2-3 , 2002, pp. 70-73
Author(s) Wang, Ross, Erickson, Forsman, Jukuri, Yarbrough
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Transverse vibration technique to identify deteriorated wood floor systems
Source: Techniques. Vol. 26, no. 4 (July/Aug. 2002): [3] pages
Author(s) Ross, R.J.; Wang, X.; Hunt, M.O.; Soltis, L.A.
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Vibration Techniques for Structural Evaluation of Wood Floor Systems
Source: Proc 13th Intl Symp on Nondestructive testing of wood, August 19-21, 2002; p. 304
Author(s) Ross, Wang, Soltis, Erickson, Forsman
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: VIBRATION TESTING OF TIMBER FLOOR SYSTEMS
Source: Forest Prod. J. 52(10):75-81.
Author(s) Soltis, Wang, Ross, Hunt
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2001
 
Title: Floor vibration : a possible assessment method for historic buildings
Source: Journal of preservation technology. Vol. 32, nos. 2/3 (2001): Pages 23-25
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Hunt, Michael O.; Wang, Xiping; Soltis, Lawrence A.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive evaluation of potential quality of creosote-treated piles removed from service
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 51, no. 2 (Feb. 2001).:p. 63-68 : ill.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping.; Ross, Robert J.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; McGinnis, Gary D.; De Groot, Rodney C.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive evaluation of standing trees with a stress wave method.
Source: Wood and fiber science. Vol. 33, no. 4 (Oct. 2001).:p. [522]-533 : ill.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; McClellan, Michael; Barbour, R. James; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; McGinnis, Gary D.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Relationship between longitudinal stress wave transit time and moisture content of lumber during kiln-drying
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 51, no. 10 (Oct. 2001).:p. 51-54.
Author(s) Simpson, William T.; Wang, Xiping.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Several nondestructive evaluation techniques for assessing stiffness and MOE of small-diameter logs
Source: FPL-RP-600, May 2001; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Mattson, James A.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; Geske, Earl A.; Wehr, Micheal A.;
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2000
 
Title: Nondestructive evaluation for sorting red maple logs
Source: Hardwood Symposium proceedings : May 11-13, 2000, Davis, WV. Memphis, TN : National Hardwood Lumber Association, 2000: Pages 95-101
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Ross, Robert J.; Green, David W.; Englund, Karl; Wolcott, Michael
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nondestructive methods of evaluating quality of wood in preservative-treated piles
Source: (Research note FPL ; RN-0274):9 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping.; Ross, Robert J.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; McGinnis, Gary D.; De Groot, Rodney C.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Strength and stiffness assessment of standing trees using a nondestructive stress wave technique.
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-585):9 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping.; Ross, Robert J.; McClellan, Michael.; Barbour, R. James.; Erickson, John R.; Forsman, John W.; McGinnis, Gary D.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1999
 
Title: Assessment of the potential quality of preservative-treated pilings removed from service : [abstract]
Source: Eleventh International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood : [Sept. 9-11, 1998, Madison, WI. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society, 1999]: page 197.
Author(s) Wang, Xiping; Forsman, John W.; Erickson, John R.; Ross, Robert J.; Gardner, Douglas J.; McGinnis, Gary D.; DeGroot, Rodney C.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1996
 
Title: Phenol-Formaldehyde Resin Curing and Bonding under Dynamic Conditions
Source: Wood Science and Technology 30 (1996) 423-442
Author(s) Wang, X.-M.; Riedl, B.; Geimer, R.L.; Christianson, A.W.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1995
 
Title: Effects of Temperature and Humidity on Phenol-Formaldehyde Resin Bonding
Source: Wood Science and Technology, Vol. 29, 1995, pp. 253-266
Author(s) Wang, X.-M; Riedl, B.; Christiansen, A. W.; Geimer, R. L.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1994
 
Title: Differential scanning calorimetry of the effects of temperature and humidity on phenol-formaldehyde resin cure
Source: Polymer. Vol. 35, no. 26 (1994): Pages 5685-5692
Author(s) Wang, X.-M.; Riedl, B.; Christiansen, A.W.; Geimer, R.L.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
 
Publication Year: 2016
High-resolution laser scan image of a log with detected defect areas highlighted and acoustic waves passing through. U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.
Highlight ID: 656
Using New Technologies to Improve Log Defect Detection

Scientists from the Forest Service's Forest Products Laboratory and Northern Research Station cooperated with West Virginia University to enhance the competitiveness of the U.S. hardwood lumber industry by improving the accuracy of log internal defec ...

 
Publication Year: 2014
Researchers evaluated the Ming Dynasty Tombs and the Palace Museum located in the Forbidden City, Beijing, China. Thinkstock
Highlight ID: 586
Inspection Protocols Help Preserve Ancient Chinese Structures

Forest Service scientists worked with Chinese scientists and engineers to develop inspection procedures to aid in the preservation and restoration of historically significant wood structures. ...

 
Publication Year: 2013
The acoustic measurement system developed by Forest Service scientists and their collaborators has been integrated into the harvesting processor head, enabling tree quality evaluation during the harvesting operation. Peter Carter, Fibre-gen
Highlight ID: 436
New Acoustic Technology Evaluates Wood Quality of Standing Trees

Lack of techniques to assess the quality of standing trees results in inefficient allocation of timber resources and also limits the ability of forest managers to grow high-quality wood with appropriate silvicultural treatments. To address the proble ...

 
Publication Year: 2011
Commercial dry kiln is used to heat treat freshly cut hardwood firewood for interstate commerce. Forest Service
Highlight ID: 279
Develop thermal verification guidelines for firewood heat treatment

To stop further spread of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has enforced a heat treatment process for the U.S. firewood industry to heat sterilize all hardwood firewood before it can be shipped o ...

Wooden ammunition pallets are placed in a laboratory kiln to be heat treated for ISPM-15 standard. Xiping Wang, Forest Service
Highlight ID: 282
Heat treating wooden ammunition pallets for invasive species

Wood pallets serve as support for munitions loads and other military supplies transported within the continental U.S. and internationally. Despite this integral transport function, wood pallets have been identified as a major pathway for the introduc ...

 
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. ...


Highlight ID: 185
Heat Sterilization of Firewood for Thermal Eradication of Emerald Ash Borer

FPL researchers have led a joint research effort with USDA APHIS and state regulatory staff to evaluate various heat treatment options and heating times for ash firewood and help firewood industry to successfully implement the heat treatment process ...

Research Projects serving in the role of Principal Investigator
 
Project NameStart DateEnd Date
 
Develop information on the engineering properties and performance of wood based structural products

Total affiliated publications: 38
10-01-201209-30-2017

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dwight_test_setupThe Heat is On:

The Forest Products Laboratory’s (FPL) Engineering Mechanics and Remote Sensing Laboratory is home to an array of testing equipment with a wide range of capabilities...

03-16-2015

High-resolution laser scan image of a log with detected defect areas highlighted and acoustic waves passing through.Improving Log Defect Detection

The location, type, and size of defects in hardwood logs affect the value of the resulting lumber, so knowing what's going on inside the tree before it is sawn is valuable. Turns out, you don't have to be a superhero with x-ray vision to see inside a tree. Several technologies have been developed to...

02-23-2015

Emerald ash borerHeat Treatment of Firewood for Emerald Ash Borer:

The emerald ash borer—most of us have heard of this exotic species that is killing so many of our beloved ash trees. The Forest Service and others are working hard to stop its spread and the recent article, Heat Treatment of Firewood for Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire): Case Stud...

11-26-2014

fig_01Evaluation of Extended Wall OSB Sheathing Connection:

A new study has been published, Evaluation of Extended Wall OSB Sheathing Connection under Combined Uplift and Shear Loading for 24-inch Heel Trusses, by Vladimir Kochkin and Andrew DeRenzis from the Home Innovation Research Labs, Upper Marlboro, Maryland, and FPL’s Xiping Wang...

09-23-2014