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One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI 53726-2398
Phone: (608) 231-9200
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Carol A. Clausen

Durability and Wood Protection Research
Unit: FPL-4723

One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI
United States
53726-2398

Phone:
cclausen@fs.fed.us

Below are the 150 US Forest Service publications sorted by year. You may re-sort the list by: Title, Date Posted, Category, Publication or Year.

Publication Year: 2017
 
Title: Modulus of elasticity loss as a rapid indicator of rot-fungal attack on untreated and preservative-treated wood in laboratory tests
Source: BioResources 12(1):1850-1860
Author(s) Ma, Xingxia; Kirker, Grant T.; Clausen, Carol A.; Jiang, Mingliang; Zhou, Haibin
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Untreated and copper-treated wood soaked in sodium oxalate: effects of decay by copper-tolerant and copper-sensitive fungi
Source: In: The international research group on wood protection, Section 1, Biology: Paper prepared for the IRG48 Scientific Conference on Wood Protection. Ghent, Belgium: 1-11.
Author(s) Ohno, Katie M.; Kirker, Grant T.; Bishell, Amy B.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2017   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2016
 
Title: Effect of Fungal Competition on Decay Rates in Bicultured Soil Bottle Assays
Source: Holzforschung
Author(s) Kirker, Grant T.; Blodgett, Amy; Lebow, Patricia K.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2016   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2015
 
Title: Cellulose Nanocrystal Entrapment of Benzalkonium Chloride in Southern Pine: Biological, Chemical, and Physical Properties
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Research Paper, FPL-RP-680, 2015; 10 p.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.; Arango, Rachel A.; Hasburgh, Laura E.; Lebow, Patricia K.; Reiner, Richard S.
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Durability And Wood Protection Research At The Forest Products Laboratory [Brochure].
Source: Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2015
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Influence of xylem ray integrity and degree of polymerization on bending strength of beech wood decayed by Pleurotus ostreatus and Trametes versicolor
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation
Author(s) Bari, Ehsan; Oladi, Reza; Schmidt, Olaf; Clausen, Carol A.; Ohno, Katie; Nicholas, Darrel D.; Daryaei, Mehrdad Ghodskhah; Karim, Maryam
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Insights into the mechanism of copper-tolerance in Fibroporia radiculosa: The biosynthesis of oxalate
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation
Author(s) Jenkins, Katie; Clausen, Carol A.; Green, Frederick; Diehl, Susan V.
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Mechanical properties and chemical composition of beech wood exposed for 30 and 120 days to white-rot fungi
Source: Holzforschung
Author(s) Bari, Ehsan; Taghiyari, Hamid Reza; Mohebby, Behbood; Clausen, Carol A.; Schmidt, Olaf; Tajick Ghanbary, Mohammad Ali; Vaseghi, Mohammad Javad
Year: 2015   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2014
 
Title: Accelerated Colorimetric Micro-assay for Screening Mold Inhibitors
Source: Proceedings, 108th Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, April 29 – May 2, 2012. Nashville, TN. 108: pp. 150-155. 2014.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Durability and Wood Protection for Historic Covered Bridges in the United States
Source: The International Research Group on wood protection, Section 1, Biology, 2014 IRG/WP 14-10829; 2014; pp. 2-9.
Author(s) Yang, Vina W.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Innovations in Wood Protection in the age of Nanotechnology
Source: In: L356 8th Latin American Biodeterioration and Biodegradation Symposium / organizadores: Fátima Menezes Bento, Gelsa Edith Navarro Hidalgo,Christine Claire Gaylarde; Marcia Aiko Shirakawa; Flavio A. O. Camargo. – Porto Alegre : Evangraf, 2014.; pp. 96-99.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Laboratory investigation of fire protection coatings for creosote-treated timber railroad bridges
Source: The International Research Group on Wood Protection, Section 3, Wood Protecting Chemicals, pp. 2-15; IRG/WP 14-30639; 2014.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; White, Robert H.; Wacker, James P.; Lebow, Stan T.; Dietenberger, Mark A.; Zelinka, Samuel L.; Stark, Nicole M.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The effects of copper proximity on oxalate production in Fibroporia radiculosa
Source: The International Research Group on wood Protection, section 1, Biology, IRG/WP 14-10823; 2014; pp. 2-12.
Author(s) Jenkins, Katie M.; Clausen, Carol A.; Green III, Frederick
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood Protection Research Council: Research Priorities 2013
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-232, 2014; 11 p.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A; Green III, Frederick; Kirker, Grant T.; Lebow, Stan T.
Year: 2014   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2013
 
Title: Antifungal Activity of Heartwood Extracts from Three Juniperus species
Source: BioResources, Volume 8, Number 1, 2013; pp. 12-20.
Author(s) Tumen, Ibrahim; Eller, Fred J.; Clausen, Carol A.; Teel, Jeffrey A.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chemical remediation of wood treated with micronised, nano or soluble copper preservatives
Source: Holzforschung 2014; Volume 68, Number 7: 2013; pp. 831–837.
Author(s) Kartal, Saip Nami; Terzi, Evren; Woodward, Bessie; Clausen, Carol A.; Lebow, Stan T.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Colorimetric micro-assay for accelerated screening of mould inhibitors
Source: Biodeterioration & Biodegradation , 77 (2013) pp. 68-71.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluating Naturally Durable Wood Species for Repair and Rehabilitation of Above-Ground Components of Covered Bridges
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-224, 2013; 43 p.
Author(s) Kirker, Grant T.; Clausen, Carol A.; Blodgett, A. B; Lebow, Stan T.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Image analysis for mould and sapstain detection on wood
Source: In: Proceedings IRG Annual Meeting,The International Research Group on Wood Protection; Section 2, Test Methodology and Assessment; IRG/WP 13-20519; 2013. 6 p.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Performance Characteristics of Borate Fatty Acid Formulations as Mold Inhibitors
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Research Paper, FPL-RP-673, 2013; 9 p.
Author(s) Coleman, Robert D.; Yang, Vina; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Removal of nano- and micronized-copper from treated wood by chelating agents
Source: In: Proceedings IRG Annual Meeting; The International Research Group on Wood Protection, section 5, Sustainability and Environment; IRG/WP 13-50294; 2013. 15 p.
Author(s) Kartal, S. Nami; Terzi, Evren; Woodward, Bessie; Clausen, Carol A.; Lebow, Stan T.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The role of extractives in naturally durable wood species
Source: Biodeterioration & Biodegradation , 82 (2013) pp. 53-58.
Author(s) Kirker, G.T.; Blodgett, A.B.; Arango, R.A.; Lebow, P.K.; Clausen, C.A.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Transferable Durability: Enhancing decay resistance of non-durable species with extractives from durable wood species
Source: In: Proceedings IRG Annual Meeting,The International Research Group on wood Protection, Section 1, Biology; IRG/WP 13-10808; 2013. 12 p.
Author(s) Kirker, G.T.; Blodgett, A.B.; Lebow, S.; Clausen, C.A.
Year: 2013   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2012
 
Title: Above Ground Field Evaluation and GC-MS Analysis of Naturally Durable Wood Species
Source: IRG/WP
Author(s) Kirker, G.T.; Blodgett, A.B.; Lebow, S.T.; Clausen, C.A.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Biological performance of Liquidambar orientalis Mill. heartwood
Source: Biodeterioration & Biodegradation , 75 (2012). pp. 104-108.
Author(s) Terzi, Evren; Kartal, S. Nami; Ibáñez, Claudia Marcela; Köse, Coþkun; Arango, Rachel; Clausen, Carol A.; Green III, Frederick
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries
Source: Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-215, 2012: 27 p.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Glass, Samuel V.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Controlling mold on wood Pallets
Source: In: PalletCentral, October 2012 pp. 24-27; 2012
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Enhancing durability of wood-based composites with nanotechnology
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-218, 2012; pp. 8-12.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Preliminary evaluation of storax and its constituents: Fungal decay mold and termite resistance
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 70 (2012) 47-54; 2012
Author(s) Kartal, S. Nami; Terzi, Evren; Yoshimura, Tsuyoshi; Arango, Rachel; Clausen, Carol A.; Green III, Frederick
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2011
 
Title: A rapid colorimetric assay for mold spore germination using XTT tetrazolium salt
Source: In: IRG/WP 11-20462 THE INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GROUP ON WOOD PROTECTION, Paper prepared for 42nd Annual Meeting Queenstown, New Zealand 8-12 May, 2011, Section 2, Test Methodology and Assessment; 2011
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Chronicles of Fibroporia radiculosa (= Antrodia radiculosa) TFFH 294
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-204, 2011
Author(s) Carol A. Clausen; Katie M. Jenkins
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Critical fluid extraction of Juniperus virginiana L. and bioactivity of extracts against subterranean termites and wood-rot fungi
Source: Industrial Crops & Products, 32 (2010) 481-485. 10.1016/j.indcrop.2010.06.018; 2010
Author(s) Eller, F.J.; Clausen, C.A.; Green, F.; Taylor, S.L.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Enzymatic mechanism of oxalate production in the TCA and glyoxylate pathways using various isolates of Antrodia radiculosa
Source: Proceedings, one hundred seventh annual meeting of the American Wood Protection Association ... Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 15-17, 2011: Volume 107. Birmingham, Ala. : American Wood Protection Association, c2011: p. 108-113.
Author(s) Jenkins, K.M.; Diehl, S.V.; Clausen, C.A.; Green, F.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) analysis of extractives of naturally durable wood
Source: Proceedings, one hundred seventh annual meeting of the American Wood Protection Association ... Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 15-17, 2011: Volume 107. Birmingham, Ala. : American Wood Protection Association, c2011: p. 41-44.
Author(s) Kirker, G.T.; Blodgett, A.B.; Lebow, S.T.; Clausen, C.A.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Leach and mold resistance of essential oil metabolites
Source: Proceedings, one hundred seventh annual meeting of the American Wood Protection Association ... Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 15-17, 2011: Volume 107. Birmingham, Ala. : American Wood Protection Association, c2011: p. 121-127.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Physical Deterioration of Preservative Treated Poles and Pilings Exposed to Salt Water
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-203, 2011
Author(s) Grant T. Kirker; Jessie Glaeser; Stan T. Lebow; Frederick Green III; Carol A. Clausen
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Reuse and Disposal
Source: In: Managing Treated Wood in Aquatic Environments, pp. 435-449; 2011
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Lebow, Stan T.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Shading Aboveground L-joint and Lap-joint tests: Comparison of White Pine and Sugar Maple Test Assemblies
Source: Forest Products Journal, Volume 61, Number 3, 265-269. 2011
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Linder, Daniel L.
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The role of particle size of particulate nano-zinc oxide wood preservatives on termite mortality and leach resistance
Source: Nanoscale Research Letters 2011, 6:465. doi:10.1186/1556-276X-6-465; 2011
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A; Kartal, Nami S; Arango, Rachel A; Green III, Frederick
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: Antifungal Essential Oil Metabolites
Source: From IRG CD titled 41st iRG Biarritz, May 9-13, 2010 in the 4st annual meeting of the International Research Group on Wood Protection; pp.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Woodward, Bessie M.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Challenges in accelerated testing of durable wood products
Source: 2009 Wood and Fiber Product Seminar: VTT and USDA Joint Activity, September 22-23, 2009. Edited by Ali Harlin & Minna Vikman. (VTT Symposium 263) Helsinki, Finland : VTT, c2010. 176, A3 p. ISBN 978-951-38-7589-3.
Author(s) Lebow, Stan; Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Characterizing Wood Protection Properties of Nano-Metals
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin, Research In Progress RIP-4723-014
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Decay and termite resistance, water absorption and swelling of thermally compressed wood panels
Source: International Biodeterioration &. Biodegradation 63 (2009) 548-552; 2010
Author(s) Unsal, Oner; Kartal, S. Nami; Candan, Zeki; Arango, Rachel A.; Clausen, Carol A.; Green III, Frederick
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Efficacy of Fatty Acid Chemistry: Candidate Mold and Decay Fungicides
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundred Sixth Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Hyatt Regency Riverfront, Savannah, Georgia, May 23-25, 2010, pp. 287-297; 2010
Author(s) Coleman, Robert; Yang, Vina; Woodward, Bessie; Lebow, Patti; Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Fatty Acid-Based Formulations for Wood Protection against Mold and Sapstain
Source: Forest Products Journal 60(3): 301-304; 2010
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Coleman, Robert D.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nanobiocides for Wood-Based Construction Materials
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin, Research In Progress RIP-4723-016
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: New approaches to wood protection
Source: 2009 Wood and Fiber Product Seminar: VTT and USDA Joint Activity, September 22-23, 2009. Edited by Ali Harlin & Minna Vikman. (VTT Symposium 263) Helsinki, Finland : VTT, c2010. 176, A3 p. ISBN 978-951-38-7589-3.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Green, Frederick
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Self-Assembling Nanopolymers for Packaging and Release of Wood Preservatives
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin, Research In Progress RIP-4723-015
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The Need for Performance Criteria in Evaluating the Durability of Wood Products
Source: Journal of Istanbul University Forestry Faculty Volume 58 Number 2: 31-41. 2010
Author(s) Lebow, Stan; Woodward, Bessie; Lebow, Patricia; Clausen, Carol
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Weatherability and Leach Resistance of Wood Impregnated with Nano-Zinc Oxide
Source: Nanoscale Res Lett (2010) 5:1464-1467; 2010
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A; Green, Frederick III; Kartal, S. Nami
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood Handbook, Chapter 14: Biodeterioration of Wood
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 14-1 - 14-16. Chapter 14.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2009
 
Title: Do the unique properties of nanometals affect leachability or efficacy against fungi and termites?
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 63 (2009) 490-495; 2009
Author(s) Kartal, S. N.; Green,III, F.; Clausen, C.A.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Feasibility of Nanozinc Oxide as a Wood Preservative
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundred fifth annual meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Hyatt Regency Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas; April 19-21, 2009 Volume 105, pp. 255-260, 2009
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.; Arango, Rachel A.; Green, Federick III
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Microbial Succession in Naturally Durable Wood Species in Above-Ground Field Tests
Source: FPL RIP-4723-013
Author(s) Diehl, Susan V.,Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Multifactorial Antimicrobial Wood Protectants
Source: IRG2009, BEIJING CHINA, THE 40th ANNUAL MEETING OF INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GROUP ON WOOD PROTECTION, IRG/WP 08-30484, Section 3, Wood protecting Chemicals, pp. 2-9; 2009
Author(s) Coleman, Robert D.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Naturally Durable Wood Species for Repair and Rehabilitation of Aboveground Components in Covered Bridges
Source: FPL RIP-4723-011
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Occurrence of Mold in a Two-Story Wood-Frame House Operated at Design Indoor Humidity Levels
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, FPL-GTR-186, October 2009
Author(s) Carol Clausen; Jessie Glaeser; Samuel Glass; Charles Carll
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Preservation Treatment for Wood Bridge Application
Source: Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board,No. 2108,Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington,D.C., 2009, pp. 77-85; 2009.
Author(s) Bigelow, Jake; Lebow, Stan; Clausen, Carol A.; Greimann, Lowell; Wipf, Terry J.
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Pressure Treatment with a Water-based Chlorothalonil Formulation
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundred fifth annual meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Hyatt Regency Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas; April 19-21, 2009 Volume 105, pp. 249-254, 2009
Author(s) Lebow, Stan; Lebow, Patricia; Clausen, Carol; Halverson, Steve; Burley, Joseph
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2008
 
Title: Fumigant Toxicity of Essential Oils to Reticulitermes flavipes
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundreth Fourth Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, Oregon, May 18-20, 2008, pp. 49-54; 2008
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Oxalate analysis methodology for decayed wood
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 62 (2008) 372-375
Author(s) Clausen, Kenealy; Lebow
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Preliminary investigation of biological resistance, water absorption and swelling of thermally compressed pine wood panels
Source: IRG/WP ; 08-40396. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2008: 11 pages
Author(s) Unsal, Oner; Kartal, S. Nami; Candan, Zeki; Arango, Rachel; Clausen, Carol A.; Green, Frederick
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Remediation and Recycling of WBP-treated Lumber for use as Flakeboard
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundreth Fourth Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, Oregon, May 18-20, 2008, pp. 256-266; 2008
Author(s) Sabo, Ronald; Winandy, Jerrold E.; Clausen, Carol A.; Basta, Altaf
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Thermochemical remediation of preservative-treated wood
Source: IRG/WP 08-50254. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2008: 15 pages
Author(s) Sabo, Ronald; Clausen, Carol A.; Winandy, Jerrold E.
Year: 2008   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2007
 
Title: Antifungal effect of essential oils on southern yellow pine
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 59 (2007): pages 302-306.
Author(s) Yang, Vina W.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Evaluation of Timber Preservation Treatments for Highway Applications
Source: Field evaluation of timber preservation treatments for highway applications. Ames, Iowa : Center for Transportation
Author(s) Bigelow, Jake J.; Clausen, Carol A.; Lebow, Stan T.; Greimann, Lowell
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Inhibitory Effect of Essential Oils on Decay Fungi and Mold Growth on Wood
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundred Third Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Hyatt Rengency Union Station, St. Louis, Missouri, May 6-8, 2007, pp. 62-70; 2007
Author(s) Yang, Clausen
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Multi-component Biocide Protects Wood from Fungi and Insects in UC2 Applications
Source: In: Proceedings One Hundred Third Annual Meeting of the American Wood Protection Association, Hyatt Regency Union Station, St. Louis, Missouri, May 6-8, 2007, Volume 103; 2007
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang Vina W.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Nanotechnology : implications for the wood preservation industry
Source: IRG/WP ; 07-30415. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2007: 10 Pages
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Protecting wood from mould, decay, and termites with multi-component biocide systems
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 59 (2007): pages 20-24.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Remediating Treated Wood
Source: FPL RIP-4723-007
Author(s) Clausen, C.
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood
Source: In: Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology. New York : John Wiley & Sons, c2007. p. 1-59 (Online posting July 13, 2007.) DOI: 10.1002/0471238961.2315150404211802.a01.pub2; 2007
Author(s) Kretschmann, Winandy, clausen, Wiemann, Bergmann, Rowell, Zerbe, Beecher, White, McKeever, Howard
Year: 2007   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2006
 
Title: Bioremediation of treated wood with bacteria
Source: Environmental impacts of treated wood. Boca Raton, FL : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2006: ISBN: 0849364957: 9780849364952: pages 401-411.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Copper Tolerance in Brown-Rot Fungi
Source: FPL RIP-4723-006
Author(s) Carol Clausen; Dr Frederick Green III
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Durability and Wood Protection: Fire Research for Safe and Durable Wood Structures as the Forest Products Laboratory
Source: Forest Products Laboratory Information Brochure
Author(s) Carol Clausen
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Early detection and progression of decay in L-joints and lap-joints in a moderate decay hazard zone
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 56, nos. 11/12 (Nov./Dec. 2006): pages 100-106.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Highley, Terry L.; Lindner, Daniel L.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Early Detection of Decay in L-joints and Lap-joints in a Moderate Decay Hazard Zone
Source: FPL RIP-4723-008
Author(s) Carol Clausen
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Moldicidal properties of seven essential oils
Source: Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2006: IRG/WP ; 06-30404: 12 pages
Author(s) Yang, Vina W.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Properties of structural panels fabricated from bioremediated CCA-treated wood: pilot scale
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 56, no. 3 (Mar. 2006): Pages 32-35
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Muehl, James H.; Krzysik, Andrzej M.
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The effect of CaCl2 on growth rate, wood decay and oxalic acid accumulation in Serpula lacrymans and related brown-rot fungi
Source: Holzforschung. Vol. 60 (2006): pages 339-345.
Author(s) Hastrup, Anne Christine Steenkjaer; Jensen, Bo; Clausen, Carol; Green, Frederick
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The role of oxalic acid in tolerance to N'N-napthaloylhydroxylamine in Tyromyces palustris
Source: Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2006: IRG/WP ; 06-10584: [8] pages
Author(s) Arango, R.A.; Clausen, C.A.; Green, Frederick
Year: 2006   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2005
 
Title: Azole-based antimycotic agents inhibit mold on unseasoned pine
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 55 (2005): Pages 99-102
Author(s) Clausen, Carol. A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Copper tolerance of brown-rot fungi : oxalic acid production in southern pine treated with arsenic-free preservatives
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 56 (2005): Pages 75-79.
Author(s) Green, Frederick; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Determining the suitability of Lactobacilli antifungal metabolites for inhibiting mould growth
Source: Wood journal of microbiology and biotechnology. Vol. 21 (2005): pages 977-981.
Author(s) Yang, Vina W.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Long-term efficacy of wood dip-treated with multicomponent biocides
Source: International Research Group on Wood Protection. Section 3, Wood Protecting Chemicals : 36th annual meeting, Bangalore, India, April 24-28, 2005. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2005. 7 pages.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Serpula lacrymans, the dry rot fungus and tolerance towards copper-based wood preservatives
Source: International Research Group on Wood Protection. Section 1, Biology : 36th annual meeting, Bangalore, India, April 24-28, 2005. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2005. 7 pages.
Author(s) Hastrup, Anne Christine Steenkjaer; Green, Frederick; Clausen, Carol; Jensen, Bo
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Test method for assessing resistance of pine lumber and waferboard to mold
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 55, no. 12 (Dec. 2005): pages 164-166.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; West, Michael
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Tolerance of Serpula lacrymans to copper-based wood preservatives
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol 56 (2005): Pages 173-177
Author(s) Hastrup, Anne Christine Steenkjaer; Green, Frederick; Clausen, Carol A.; Jensen, Bo
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Unique preservative tolerance in Tyromyces palustris
Source: IAWPS 2005 : 50th Anniversary of the Japan Wood Research Society : International Symposium on Wood Science and Technology : Pacifico Yokohama, Japan, November 27-30, 2005 : oral presentations. Pacifico Yokohama, Japan : Japan Wood Research Society, 2005:
Author(s) Green, Frederick; Arango, Rachel A.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2004
 
Title: Antifungal metabolites of lactobacilli
Source: Proceedings from the Woodframe Housing Durability and Disaster Issues Conference, October 4-6, 2004 ... Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society, [2004]: p. 307-311.
Author(s) Yang, Vina A.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Curbing indoor mold growth with mold inhibitors
Source: Proceedings from the Woodframe Housing Durability and Disaster Issues Conference : October 4-6, 2004 ... Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society, 2004: Pages 303-306.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Improving the two-step remediation process for CCA-treated wood. Part I, Evaluating oxalic acid extraction
Source: Waste management. Vol. 24 (2004): Pages 401-405
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Improving the two-step remediation process for CCA-treated wood. Part II, Evaluating bacterial nutrient sources
Source: Waste management. Vol. 24 (2004): Pages 407-411
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Multicomponent biocide systems protect wood from decay fungi, mold fungi, and termites for interior applications
Source: IRG documents 2004: IRG 35, 6-10 June 2004, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Stockholm, Sweden: IRG Secretariat, 2004: [7] pages.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Scaled-up remediation of CCA-treated wood
Source: Proceedings of the environmental impacts of preservative-treated wood, 2004 February 8-11, Orlando, FL. Gainesville, FL : Florida Center for Environmental Solutions, 2004: Pages 71-80
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Kenealy, William R.
Year: 2004   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2003
 
Title: Accelerated detection of brown-rot decay : comparison of soil block test, chemical analysis, mechanical properties, and immunodetection
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 53, nos. 11-12 (Nov.-Dec. 2003): Pages 90-94
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.; Kartal, S. N.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Copper tolerance of brown-rot fungi : time course of oxalic acid production
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 51 (2003): Pages 145-149
Author(s) Green, Frederick; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Detecting decay fungi with antibody-based tests and immunoassays
Source: Wood deterioration and preservation : advances in our changing world. Washington, DC : American Chemical Society, c2003. ACS symposium series ; 845: Pages 325-336.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluating wood-based composites for incipient fungal decay with the immunodiagnostic wood decay test.
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-142. Madison, WI : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2003. 7 pages.
Author(s) Clausen, C.A.; Haughton, L.; Murphy, C.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Mold inhibition on unseasoned southern pine
Source: Thirty-fourth annual meeting of the International Research Group on Wood Preservation : 2003 May 18-23, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2003: 9 pages
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Yang, Vina W.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Oxalic acid overproduction by copper-tolerant brown-rot basidiomycetes on southern yellow pine treated with copper-based preservatives
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 51 (2003): Pages 139-144
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Green, Frederick
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Reusing remediated CCA-treated wood
Source: Managing the treated wood resource--II : special seminar sponsored by American Wood-Preservers' Association [and] Utility Solid Waste Activities Group : Thursday, May 1, 2003 ... Boston, Massachusetts. Selma, Ala. : American Wood-Preservers' Association,
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2003   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2002
 
Title: Experimental method to (quantify progressive stages of decay of wood by basidiomycete fungi
Source: International Biodeterioratian & Biodegradation 49 (2002) 13-19
Author(s) Curling, Clausen, Winandy
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Experimental method to quantify progressive stages of decay of wood by basidiomycete fungi
Source: International Biodeterioratian & Biodegradation 49 (2002) 13-19
Author(s) Curling, Clausen, Winandy
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Home Wreckers in Search of Moisture
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Techlines, 2002
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A; Green III, Frederick
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, WEIGHT LOSS, AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF WOOD DURING INCIPIENT BROWN-ROT DECAY
Source: Forest Prod. J. 52(7/8):34-39.
Author(s) Curling, Clausen, Winandy
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, WEIGHT LOSS, AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF WOOD DURING INCIPIENT BROWN-ROT DECAY
Source: Forest Prod. J. 52(7/8):34-39.
Author(s) Curling, Clausen, Winandy
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Semi-solid state bioremediation of CCA-treated wood using malted barley as a nutrient source
Source: Thirty-third Annual Meeting of the International Research Group on Wood Preservation, 2002 May 12-17, Cardiff, South Wales, UK. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2002: 8 pages
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2001
 
Title: Condition assessment of roof trusses of Quincy Mine Blacksmith Shop in Keweenaw National Historical Park
Source: FPL-RN-0281, August 2001
Author(s) Clausen, Ross, Forsman, Balachowski
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of remediation on hte release of copper, chromium, and arsenic from particleboard made from CCA treated wood
Source: In: The international Research Group On Wood Preservation; Section 5; Environmental Aspects;pp. 1-17
Author(s) Kartal, Clausen
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Leachability and Decay resistance of particleboard made from acid extracted and bioremediated CCA-treated wood
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 47 (2001) 183-191
Author(s) Kartal, Clausen
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Oxalic acid production of fifteen brown-rot fungi in copper citrate- treated southern yellow pine
Source: In:The International Research Group On Wood Preservation, Section 1, Biology; IRG/WP 01-10388
Author(s) Green, Clausen
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Particleboard made from remediated CCA-treated wood : evaluation of panel properties
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 51, nos. 7/8 (July/Aug. 2001).:p. 61-64.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Kartal, S. Nami.; Muehl, James.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: The effect of hemicellulose degradation on the mechanical properties of wood during brown rot decay
Source: In:The International Research Group on Wood Preservation; Section 2, Test methodology and assessment; IRG/WP 01-20219
Author(s) Curling, Clausen, Winandy
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2000
 
Title: An experimental method to simulate incipient decay of wood basidiomycete fungi
Source: [The International Research Group on Wood Preservation. Section 2, Test Methodology and Assessment : 31st annual meeting, Kona, Hawaii, USA, 14-19 May 2000. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2000].:12 p. : ill.
Author(s) Curling, Simon.; Winandy, Jerrold E.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: CCA removal from treated wood using a dual remediation process
Source: Waste Manage Res 2000: 18: 485-488
Author(s) Clausen
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Correlation between oxalic acid production and copper tolerance in Wolfiporia cocos
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 46 (2000).:p. 69-76 : ill.
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.; Green, Frederick.; Woodward, B. M.; Evans, J. W.; DeGroot, R. C.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Isolating metal-tolerant bacteria capable of removing copper, chromium, and arsenic from treated wood
Source: Waste management & research. Vol. 18 (2000).:p. 264-268.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Predicting the Effects of Decay on Wood Properties and Modeling Residual Service-Life
Source: In: Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Conference on Durability and Disaster Mitigation in Wood-Frame Housing; pp. 261-263
Author(s) Winandy, Clausen, Curling
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Properties of particleboard made from recycled CCA-treated wood
Source: [The International Research Group on Wood Preservation. Section 5, Environmental Aspects : 31st annual meeting, Kona, Hawaii, USA, 14-19 May 2000. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2000].:6 p.
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Kartal, S. Nami.; Muehl, James.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1999
 
Title: Evaluation of wood treaed with copper-based preservatives for Cu loss during exposure to heat and copper-tolerant Bacillus licheniformis
Source: THE INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GROUP ON WOOD PRESERVATION. IRG/WP 99-20155. 1999. pp. 1-8
Author(s) Crawford, Clausen
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Mold and Mildew on Wood: Causes and Treatment
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Techlines, 1999
Author(s) Clausen, Carol
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Production of polygalacturonase and increase of longitudinal gas permeability in southern pine by brown-rot and white-rot fungi
Source: Holzforschung. Vol. 53, no. 6 (1999).:p. 563-568 : ill.
Author(s) Green, Frederick, III.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1998
 
Title: CCA removal from treated wood by chemical, mechanical, and microbial processing
Source: IRG/WP 98-50101
Author(s) Clausen, C.A.; Smith, R.L.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Immunodiagnostic Wood Decay Test
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Techlines, 1998
Author(s) Clausen, Carol; Green, Frederick
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Removal of CCA from treated wood by oxalic acid extraction, steam explosion, and bacterial fermentation
Source: Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology (1998) 20, 251-257
Author(s) Clausen, C.A.; Smith, R.L.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1997
 
Title: Antibody-Mediated immunochemistry and Immunoassay in Plant-Related Diseases
Source: In: Dashek, William V., ed. Methods in plant biochemistry and molecular biology. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press: pp. 73-88. Chapter 6. 1997
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Green, Frederick III
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Bacterial Biodegradation of CCA-Treated Waste Wood
Source: Proceedings No. 7286, Forest Products Society, 1997, pp. 201-204
Author(s) Cole, Flecia, A.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Enhanced Removal of CCA From Treated Wood By BACILLUS LICHENIFORMIS In Contiuous Culture
Source: IRG/WP, 97-50083, 1997, pp. 1-8
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Immunologial Detection of Wood Decay Fungi-an overview of techniques Developed from 1986 to the present
Source: International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, Vol 39. No. 2-3 (1997) 133-143
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1996
 
Title: Bacterial associations with decaying wood : a review
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. (1996).:p. 101-107.
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Characterization of Polygalacturonase from the Brown-Rot Fungus Postia plancenta
Source: Appl Microbiol Biotechnol (1996) 45:750-754
Author(s) Clausen, C.A.; Green, F.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Detection of brown-rot antigens in southern pine
Source: International Research Group on Wood Preservation : Section 2 : Test Methodology and Assessment : prepared for the 27th Annual Meeting, Guadaloupe, French West Indies, 19-24 May 1996. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 1996. 8 pages
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dimensional Lumber Model Demonstrates the Sensitivity of the Particle Capture Immunoassay in Early Detection of Brown-rot Fungi
Source: IRG 26th Annual Meeting, Helsingr, Denmark; 11-16 June 1995
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.; Ferge, Leslie
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Ibuprofen Inhibits in vitro Growth of Brown-rot Fungi
Source: IRG/WP 96-10l60
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1995
 
Title: Dimensional Lumber Model Demonstrates the Sensitivity of the Particle Capture Immunoassay in Early Detection of Brown-rot Fungi
Source: THE INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GROUP ON WOOD PRESERVATION, SECTION 2, 26TH ANNUAL MEETING Helsingr, Denmark 11-16 June 1995. P.9
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.; Ferge, Leslie
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dissociation of the multi-enzyme complex of the brown-rot fungus Postia placenta
Source: FEMS Microbiology Letters 127 (1995) 73-78
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Induction of Polygalacturonase and the Formation of Oxalic Acid by Pectin in Brown-Rot Fungi
Source: World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Vol. 11, 1995, pp. 519-524
Author(s) Green, F. III; Clausen, C. A.; Kuster, T. A.; Highley, T. L.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1994
 
Title: Distribution of Polyphenol Oxidase in Organelles of Hyphae of the Wood-Deteriorating Fungus, Coriolus versicolor
Source: Biodeterioration Research 4: Mycotoxins, wood decay, plant stress, biocorrosion, and general biodeterioration: Proceedings of 4th meeting of the Pan American Biodeterioration Society; 1991 August 20-25. New York: Plenum Press, p. 333-356, 1994.
Author(s) Moore, Nina L.; Brako, L.A.; Clausen, C.A.; Jones, B.R.; Dashek, W.V.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: DYED PARTICLE CAPTURE IMMUNOASSAY FOR DETECTION OF INCIPIENT BROWN-ROT DECAY
Source: JOURNAL OF IMMUNOASSAY, 15(3), 305-316(1994)
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Extracellular Polysaccharide-degrading enzymes of Postia placenta isolated from wood or artificial media
Source: Proceedings of 4th meeting of the Pan American Biodeterioration Society; 1991 August 20-25; as an electronic symposium. New York: Plenum Press: 231-242; 1994
Author(s) Clausen, C.A.; Green F.; Highley, T.L.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Production of Antibodies To Fungal Endoglucanase In Murine Ascitic Fluid
Source: Biotechnology Techniques, Volume 8 No. 10 (Oct.1994) p.739-742
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Rapid lmmunodiagnostic Method for Detecting Incipient Wood Decay
Source: Nasa Tech Briefs, Volume 18 Number 11, November 1994, P. 23a
Author(s) Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Research on biodeterioration of wood, 1987-1992. I. Decay mechanisms and biocontrol
Source: FPL-RP-529 March 1994; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Highley, Terry L.; Clausen, Carol A.; Croan, Suki C.; Green, Frederick; Illman, Barbara L.; Micales, Jessie A.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Research on biodeterioration of wood, 1987-1992. II. Diagnosis of decay and in-place treatments.
Source: FPL-RP-530, March 1994; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Highley, Terry L.; Micales, Jessie A.; Illman, Barbara L.; Green, Frederick; Croan, Suki C.; Clausen, Carol A.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1993
 
Title: Characterization of monoclonal antibodies to wood- derived -1,4-xylanase of Postia placenta and their application to detection of incipient decay
Source: Wood Sci. Technol. 27:219-228 (1993)
Author(s) Clausen, C. A.; Green, F.; Highley, T. L.
Year: 1993   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1992
 
Title: Immuno-scanning Electron Microscopic Localization of Extracellular Wood-degrading Enzymes Within the Fibrillar Sheath of the Brown-rot Fungus Postia placenta
Source: Canadian Journal of Microbiology, Vol. 38, 1992, pp. 898-904
Author(s) Green, Frederick; Clausen, Carol A.; Larsen, Micheal J.; Highley, Terry L.
Year: 1992   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1989
 
Title: Adaptation of the Nelson-Somogyi Reducing-Sugar Assay to a Microassay Using Microtiter Plates
Source: ANALYTICAL BIOCHEMISTRY 182, 197-199 (1989)
Author(s) Green, Fredrick III; Clausen, Carol A.; Highley, Terry L.
Year: 1989   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1987
 
Title: Physical Properties of β-1,4-Xylanase Produced by Postia (= Poria) Placenta: Implications for the Control of Brown Rot
Source: In: International research group on wood preservation, working group I a, biological problems, Document No.: IRG/WP/1318, Honey Harbor, Ontario, Canada, 17-22 May 1987
Author(s) Micales, J.A.; Green, F.; Clausen, C.A.; Highley, T.L.
Year: 1987   view abstract, download publication »
 
Publication Year: 2015
Sequential vacuum treatment of southern pine with naturally occurring cellulose nanocrystals followed by biocide demonstrated penetration of wood before agglomeration occurred (left), but reversing the treatment sequence resulted in agglomeration on the surface of southern pine (right). USDA Forest Service
Highlight ID: 602
Cellulose Nanocrystals Chemically Entrap Biocide in Wood

Forest Service scientists evaluated naturally occurring cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) that are reported to have unique chemical properties and impart high strength were evaluated for the potential to improve durability of wood. CNC were shown to penet ...

 
Publication Year: 2012
The Fairbanks House demonstrates design and construction details that have allowed this wood structure to stand for  three centuries. Jeffery Howe, Boston College
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Wood Can Last for Centuries if Protected From Moisture

Report dispels myths about wood construction through proper information that educates and empowers the public ...

 
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. ...

Fumigating with essential oils from plants like dill kills termites. Forest Service
Highlight ID: 152
Natural fumigants protect wood against termites

Forest Products Laboratory researchers discovered that essential oils from some common plants such as dill, rosemary and lemongrass can be used as fumigants to kill termites. ...

Research Projects serving in the role of Principal Investigator
 
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Improved wood treatments and accelerated performance methods for treated wood products

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Improved wood treatments that impart durability to treated wood products without adversely impacting the environment

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Improving fire safety of forest products and wood-based structures to address our changing environmental and society needs for personal safety a

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New sharply targeted inhibitors are needed to protect wood products in service and prevent economic and resource losses that result from biodeter

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Performance-Based Design of Residential and Nonresidential Wood Buildings

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Termites play dual roles as wood decomposers both benefiting forest health and causing destruction of in-service wood

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essential-oils-displayEssential Science:

Sitting at the Forest Products Laboratory (FPL), microbiologist Vina Yang recounts a news story that took Madison, Wisconsin by storm. Fourteen years ago, more than 35 students and faculty mysteriously fell ill at Caesar Chavez Elementary School. Although the school had only been open for two months...

06-01-2015

WPRC-cover-artWood Preservatives:

A new report has just been published: Wood Protection Research Council, Research Priorities 2013

09-11-2014

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Carol Clausen and her group are serious about wood as a sustainable and versatile building material. Here Amy Blodgett, Rachel Arango, and Bessie Woodword check soil block samples in their ongoing research...

07-29-2014

wood-fenceTips for Protecting Other Wood Structures

According to Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries, the same principles of decay that are applicable to buildings also apply to wooden decks, fences, boardwalks, pergolas, gazebos, planters, and playground structures...

07-10-2014

Paint-sealDoes Painting Protect from Wood Decay?

Carol Clausen and Samuel Glass tell us about another easy and inexpensive trick for preserving your building projects in Build Green: Your Wood Can Last for Centuries. Coatings that form a moisture-impervious film are effective in preventing decay if the seal where two pieces of wood are joined is k...

07-08-2014

dry-rotKeeping Wood Dry Isn't Always Enough:

Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries by Carol Clausen and Samuel Glass tells us that most wood-decay problems only occur when decay fungi grow in wet wood. But one kind of fungus is uniquely capable of transporting its own water from a source of moisture (usually soil) into wood that is typical...

07-07-2014

floor replacement fig 16Condensed Moisture-Another Source of Wood Decay

Build Green: Wood Can Last for Decades warns the homeowner of yet another danger: moisture that can condense, accumulate in wood, and lead to decay in walls, attics, and crawl spaces.The causes of this condensation are a source of moisture, a way for moisture to be transported into wood, and a lack ...

06-06-2014

Supervisory Microbiologist Carol Clausen briefs Secretary Vilsack on FPL’s Moisture Test Facility.Innovations in Wood Protection in the age of Nanotechnology

Advances in wood protection based on nanotechnology can improve resistance of wood products to biodeterioration, reduce environmental impacts from chemical leaching, and resist ultra-violet (UV) light degradation of in-service wood...

06-02-2014

EasleyWood Decay from Water Flowing off the Roof

In Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries, Carol Clausen and Sam Glass write about yet another way that moisture decays wood. Many decay problems are caused by roof construction that does not allow rain to move off the roof and away from the house. In some houses, water flow over the roof is inter...

04-25-2014

houghtonRain Seepage--Another Source of Wood Decay

Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries by Carol Clausen and Sam Glass tells about how rain seepage can cause wood decay. Decay frequently occurs in joints, where boards or beams are joined together, while the rest of the structure remains sound. One reason is that water gets trapped in the joints....

04-18-2014

Rain-mapFrequent Rains:

In Build Green: Wood Can Last for Centuries, Carol Clausen and Sam Glass remind readers that moisture causes wood to decay, and another source of moisture that the homeowner must guard against is frequent rains...

03-26-2014

causes-of-decayEight Sources of Moisture Leading to Wood Decay

The scientists in FPL’s Durability and Wood Protection Research unit  take it as their mission to improve durability and wood protection through improved building design, advances in low-toxicity wood preservatives, and improvements in fire safety...

02-18-2014

fig_03Build Green:

One of FPL’s most beloved and long-lasting publications was the 1976 brochure by Rodney C. DeGroot, “Your Wood Can Last for Centuries.” In 2012, folks in FPL’s Durability and Wood Protection Research Team decided that this historical publication needed updating and revision...

01-27-2014

Supervisory Microbiologist Carol Clausen briefs Secretary Vilsack on FPL’s Moisture Test Facility.Protecting Wood Buildings from Moisture Damage

Protecting wood against moisture damage is key to long-lasting durability for wood structures. In "Build Green: Wood can last for Centuries," FPL wood-protection experts Carol Clausen and Samuel Glass explain why wood decays and how homeowners can best protect against moisture-related damage...

06-03-2013

VilsackFPLleadersUSDA Secretary Tom Vilsack tours the FPL

Led by Acting Director Michael Rains, the Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) recently welcomed USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack for a tour through its unique and growing set of research facilities. Basic and applied research at FPL supports a number of USDA and Forest Service objectives, including forest ma...

08-21-2012