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Title: Analysis of adhesive penetration into wood using nano-x-ray computed tomography

Source: Wood and Fiber Science. 50(1): 66-76.

Author(s)McKinley, Paige ; Kamke, Frederick A.; Sinha, Arijit ; De Andrade, Vincent ; Jakes, Joseph E.

Publication Year: 2018  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4707-2B

Abstract: This study focused on the penetration of adhesive into cell lumens and cell walls. Douglas-fir samples containing an iodinated phenol-formaldehyde adhesive were analyzed using nano-X-ray computed tomography (XCT), X-ray fluorescence microscopy, and energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy to observe adhesive penetration in cell walls. A gradient of penetration was observed within the cell wall structure. In addition, these nano-XCT datasets were indexed to previous micro-XCT datasets, which gave the ability to link the nanoscale cell wall penetration to microscale penetration in to the porous network of cell lumens.

Keywords: Nano-X-ray computed tomography; X-ray fluorescence microscopy; energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy; adhesive; cell wall penetration

Publication Review Process: Formally Refereed

File size: 1,024 kb(s)

Date posted: 08/09/2018

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RITS Product ID: 90950
Current FPL Scientist associated with this product
Jakes, Joseph
Research Materials Engineer

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