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  1. The present study examined the Cs+-adsorption behavior of Japanese oak (Quercus serrata Thunb.) charcoal (OC) samples carbonized at 300, 500, and 700 °C to clarify the adsorption mechanisms from aqueous solution....

    Authors: Takayuki Yamagishi, Kaoru Nishikiori, Yasuji Kurimoto and Shigeru Yamauchi
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:26
  2. Bamboo fiber-based composite made from crushed bamboo fiber, termed bamboo scrimber, has gained particular interest of researchers and manufacturers on account of its excellent mechanical characteristics and d...

    Authors: Yuxiang Huang, Yaohui Ji and Wenji Yu
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:25
  3. Gloeophyllum trabeum is a potent filamentous fungus that rapidly decomposes lignocellulose. In the present study, we cloned the G. trabeum cel12a gene and expressed it in Pichia pastoris strain GS115. The purifie...

    Authors: Chi Hoon Oh, Chan Song Park, Yoon Gyo Lee, Younho Song and Hyeun-Jong Bae
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:24
  4. The stress relaxation behavior of wood in the plastic region was measured by clamping wood specimens with bolts for up to 5 years under indoor environmental conditions. An initial stress was applied by displac...

    Authors: Yoshiaki Wakashima, Hidemaru Shimizu, Akihisa Kitamori, Doppo Matsubara, Koichiro Ishikawa and Yasushi Fujisawa
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:23
  5. Alterations in the chemical composition of silver fir wood (Abies alba L.) during thermal treatment were investigated. The mass loss, extractives, saccharides, and lignin were determined. In both untreated and he...

    Authors: Viera Kučerová, Rastislav Lagaňa and Tatiana Hýrošová
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:21
  6. In this study, three-layered Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) manufactured from Acacia mangium wood panels were developed by using two different types of adhesives, namely, phenol resorcinol formaldehyde (PRF) and on...

    Authors: Norwahyuni Mohd Yusof, Paridah Md Tahir, Seng Hua Lee, Mohammad Asim Khan and Redzuan Mohammad Suffian James
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:20
  7. Diterpenoids are the main components of the byproducts discharged from sugi wood-drying process (BWP), making BWP a source of these useful compounds. Since there is no method for purifying these compounds from...

    Authors: Maiko Tsujimura, Manami Goto, Minori Tsuji, Yoshie Yamaji, Tatsuya Ashitani, Ken-ichi Kimura, Tatsuro Ohira and Hisayoshi Kofujita
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:19
  8. Sulfuric acid lignin (SAL) is a byproduct of the acid saccharification of lignocellulosic materials for bio-fuel generation. The recalcitrant and highly complex structure of SAL significantly limits its indust...

    Authors: Qiang Liu, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Dan Aoki and Kazuhiko Fukushima
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:18
  9. Enzymatic biomass saccharification is an important process for bioethanol production. Hitherto, numerous cellulase cocktails (crude enzyme) have been developed to improve enzymatic activity. For this purpose, ...

    Authors: Makiko Imai, Asako Mihashi, Tomoya Imai, Satoshi Kimura, Tomohiko Matsuzawa, Katsuro Yaoi, Nozomu Shibata, Hiroshi Kakeshita, Kazuaki Igarashi, Yoshinori Kobayashi and Junji Sugiyama
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:17
  10. It was reported that sugi (Japanese cedar, Cryptomeria japonica) boards with pith had a greater partial compression strength perpendicular to the grain (σe) than sugi boards without pith. However, the reason for ...

    Authors: Yoshio Kijidani, Hideki Morita, Shiro Aratake, Taku Tsuyama and Takanori Arima
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:16
  11. To produce practicable binderless laminated veneer lumber (LVL) and plywood, their water resistance needs to be improved. The objective of this study was to manufacture highly water-resistant binderless plywoo...

    Authors: Yoko Kurokochi, Wataru Hasegawa and Masatoshi Sato
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:15
  12. After the article was published, an error was found in Fig. 2. The following change should be made to the figure in the published article. The change does not affect the conclusions of the article in any way.

    Authors: Harumi Ikei, Chorong Song, Juyoung Lee and Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:13

    The original article was published in Journal of Wood Science 2015 61:s10086-015-1495-6

  13. A new kind diesel particulate filter (DPF) with gear-shaped wood fiber filter element is researched and it has very low cost and less requirement for fuel quality. In this paper, the mathematical models of the...

    Authors: Danfeng Du, Xiurong Guo, Yuefeng Xu and Xiao Yang
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:12
  14. Effects of preheating times (4, 8, and 12 min), preheating temperatures (75–210 °C, with 15 °C interval), and their interactions on structures and density profiles of sandwich compressed poplar wood (Populus × eu...

    Authors: Yanmei Wu, Li Qin, Rongfeng Huang, Zhiqiang Gao and Ren Li
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:11
  15. The process of prehydrolysis followed by soda-anthraquinone (AQ) cooking and totally chlorine-free (TCF) bleaching with peroxymonosulfuric acid (Psa) was investigated to develop a biorefinery process. Eucalyptus ...

    Authors: Ayyoub Salaghi, Agusta Samodra Putra, Andri Taufick Rizaluddin, Mikio Kajiyama and Hiroshi Ohi
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:10
  16. Although many conventional adhesives for plywood are formulated with tannins (polyflavanoid compounds) extracted from bark or wood, adhesives using tannin directly without extraction from the bark have also be...

    Authors: Tomoyuki Matsumae, Masayoshi Horito, Naoko Kurushima and Yoshikazu Yazaki
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:9
  17. Improving the durability of biological materials is essential for expanding their application areas. In this study, an organic ultraviolet (UV) shielding layer (coating) composed of a UV-curable paint, ethyl a...

    Authors: Neng Li, Minzhen Bao, Fei Rao, Yi Shu, Chengjian Huang, Zhonghua Huang, Yuhe Chen, Yongjie Bao, Rencong Guo and Chengming Xiu
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:7
  18. The aromatic composition of lignins is considered an important trait that affects the physico-chemical properties of lignocellulosic biomass. However, our knowledge of the relationship between lignin structure...

    Authors: Yuri Takeda, Yuki Tobimatsu, Masaomi Yamamura, Toshiyuki Takano, Masahiro Sakamoto and Toshiaki Umezawa
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:6
  19. The objective of this study was to investigate the mechanical properties of wood/plastic composites (WPCs) produced using wood flour (WF) prepared by wet ball-milling under various milling times (0–120 min) an...

    Authors: Kazushige Murayama, Takako Ueno, Hikaru Kobori, Yoichi Kojima, Shigehiko Suzuki, Kenji Aoki, Hirokazu Ito, Shinji Ogoe and Masaki Okamoto
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:5
  20. The measurement of wood thermal expansion at fixed values of moisture content (MC) between the dry state and the cell wall saturation point is a very difficult task, as MC varies with temperature. Being hygros...

    Authors: Giacomo Goli, Francesca Becherini, Maria Concetta Di Tuccio, Adriana Bernardi and Marco Fioravanti
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:4
  21. Toxoplasma gondii is an intracellular protozoan parasite of which infection can result in serious symptoms for fetuses or people who have weakened immune system. In our effort to discover novel anti-toxoplasma su...

    Authors: Marina Endo, Kengo Shigetomi, Shinya Mitsuhashi, Makoto Igarashi and Makoto Ubukata
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:3
  22. Poplar (Populus adenopoda Maxim.) and radiata pine (Pinus radiata Don.) woods were treated with an aqueous solution containing styrene-acrylic copolymer (SAC) dispersion and sodium silicate (SS). The modifying ef...

    Authors: Thi Tham Nguyen, Zefang Xiao, Wenbo Che, Hien Mai Trinh and Yanjun Xie
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:2
  23. The resistance of wooden materials against embedment loading is an important property that governs the performance of timber joints with dowel-type fasteners including nails. When plywood is used as a sheet ma...

    Authors: Keita Ogawa, Masaki Harada, Tatsuya Shibusawa and Kohta Miyamoto
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2019 65:1
  24. The article Effect of decay on shear performance of dowel-type timber joints, written by Kei Sawata, Takanobu Sasaki, Shuichi Doi and Yasuo Iijima

    Authors: Kei Sawata, Takanobu Sasaki, Shuichi Doi and Yasuo Iijima
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1779

    The original article was published in Journal of Wood Science 2008 54:s10086-008-0963-7

  25. The article Quantification of visual inducement of knots by eye-tracking, written by Masashi Nakamura and Takayuki Kondo, was originally published electronically on the publisher’s internet portal (currently S...

    Authors: Masashi Nakamura and Takayuki Kondo
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1777

    The original article was published in Journal of Wood Science 2008 54:s10086-007-0910-z

  26. We investigated the temporal changes in creep and stress relaxation behavior in both microscopic crystalline cellulose and macroscopic strain of wood specimen using Japanese cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa Endl.) t...

    Authors: Takahisa Nakai, Keisuke Toba and Hiroyuki Yamamoto
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1767
  27. Five different wooden parallel chord trusses were made of Canadian spruce 2 by 4 lumbers. Chord–web nodal points were composed of self-tapping-screws (STS) whose numbers per nodal point and allocations in noda...

    Authors: Kohei Komatsu, Qicheng Teng, Zherui Li, Xiaolan Zhang, Weizhen Cai and Zeli Que
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1774
  28. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) released from Chamaecyparis formosensis, Cryptomeria japonica, Cunninghamia lanceolata, Chamaecyparis obtusa var. formosana, and Taiwania cryptomerioides five major building and ...

    Authors: Min-Jay Chung, Sen-Sung Cheng, Chun-Ya Lin and Shang-Tzen Chang
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1773
  29. This study investigated the anatomical and chemical characteristics of the reaction wood of a gymnpsperm species, Gnetum gnemon, and discussed on contributing factor for the type of reaction wood in this species....

    Authors: Haruna Aiso-Sanada, Futoshi Ishiguri, Denny Irawati, Imam Wahyudi and Shinso Yokota
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1772
  30. Ammonia pretreatment is a promising technique for enhancing enzymatic saccharification of lignocellulosic biomass. However, an enzymatic cocktail suitable for the breakdown of pretreated biomass samples is sti...

    Authors: Kiyoshi Sakuragi, Chiaki Hori, Kiyohiko Igarashi and Masahiro Samejima
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1770
  31. Ultrasonic-assisted dyeing as a novel and eco-friendly method was utilized to improve decorative value of fast-growing tree species. The effects of ultrasonic-assisted dyeing parameters (e.g., temperature, dye...

    Authors: Xiaoqian Wang, Zhiming Yu, Yang Zhang, Chusheng Qi and Wen-lung Chang
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1768
  32. Vanillin is one of the industrially important compounds that can be produced from lignin. This study presents production of vanillin and vanillic acid (oxidized form of vanillin) through aerobic oxidation of J...

    Authors: Misaki Maeda, Takashi Hosoya, Koichi Yoshioka, Hisashi Miyafuji, Hiroyuki Ohno and Tatsuhiko Yamada
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1766
  33. Several ionic liquids promote depolymerization of wood components, i.e., polysaccharides and lignin, into low molecular weight compounds, some of which further re-polymerize into resin-like compounds. In this ...

    Authors: Nagisa Nakaya, Takashi Hosoya and Hisashi Miyafuji
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1769
  34. The method of digital image correlation (DIC) was applied to the digital image of orthogonal cutting parallel to the grain of hinoki, and the strain distribution near the cutting edge was evaluated. The wood f...

    Authors: Masumi Minagawa, Yosuke Matsuda, Yuko Fujiwara and Yoshihisa Fujii
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1760
  35. Hot-press drying has gained attention due to its excellent drying rate and surface strengthening effect. The moisture state in poplar lumber (Populus tomentosa) with moisture content (MC) above fibre saturation p...

    Authors: Junfeng Hou, Songlin Yi, Yongdong Zhou and Bin Pan
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1759
  36. Sandwich compression of wood that can control the density and position of compressed layer(s) in the compressed wood provides a promising pathway for full valorization of low-density plantation wood. This stud...

    Authors: Ren Li, Zhiqiang Gao, Shanghuan Feng, Jianmin Chang, Yanmei Wu and Rongfeng Huang
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1758
  37. This study shows a method to easily develop suitable impregnation procedure of chemicals for preserving the archaeological waterlogged wood (WW) using diffusion constant. The steady-state diffusion coefficient...

    Authors: Nguyen Duc Thanh, Soichiro Wakiya, Kazutaka Matsuda, Bui Duy Ngoc, Junji Sugiyama and Yohsei Kohdzuma
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1754
  38. The behaviors of cellulose (commercially available filter paper) were investigated in glow-discharge plasma, where pyrolysis does not occur because of low temperatures. Cellulose filter papers were decomposed ...

    Authors: Eiji Minami, Syunpei Fujimoto and Shiro Saka
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1755
  39. To elucidate the decomposition behaviors of lignin from different taxonomic groups, five different lignocellulosics were treated with hot-compressed water (230 °C/10 MPa/15 min) to fractionate lignins into wat...

    Authors: Masatsugu Takada, Harifara Rabemanolontsoa, Eiji Minami and Shiro Saka
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1752
  40. Since the structure of oil palm wood varies dramatically, the property gradients of oil palm wood within a trunk are of great interest. In this study, the physical (density, water uptake and swelling in the ra...

    Authors: Suthon Srivaro, Nirundorn Matan and Frank Lam
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1750
  41. Transmittance and reflectance of visible light by sugi wood (Cryptomeria japonica) were investigated in the longitudinal (L) and tangential (T) directions. Transmittance was the highest in the L direction and ref...

    Authors: Hiroyuki Sugimoto, Sakiko Kawabuchi, Masatoshi Sugimori and Joseph Gril
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1751
  42. The paper focuses on timber structures. Static analysis was performed in the paper of timber lattice columns with N and V lattice configuration made in variants of timber, plywood, fibreboard and particleboard...

    Authors: Krzysztof Śliwka
    Citation: Journal of Wood Science 2018 64:1715

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