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David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products

Timothy M. (Tim) Young
Process analytics

Groups and Facilities

5 mentions

Forest Products 
Drying, wood composites, manufacturing and sensors.


Recent Publications

Electrocatalytic activity and stability enhancement via preferential deposition of phosphide on carbide Regmi, Y. N., A. Roy, G. A. Goenaga, J. R. McBride, B. R. Rogers, T. A. Zawodzinski, N. Labbe, and S. C. Chmely.  2017.  ChemCatChem.

Scalable and Tunable Carbide-Phosphide Composite Catalyst System for the Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass Regmi, Y. N., B. R. Rogers, N. Labbe, and S. C. Chmely.  2017.  ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering.

Nanocomposite Adhesive of English ivy (Hedera helix): Bioproduction, Nanoparticle Isolation, and Molecular Analysis.  Burris, Jason  2016.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Predicting and correlating the strength properties of wood composite process parameters by use of boosted regression tree models.  Carty, D., T. M. Young, F. M. Guess, and A. Petutschnigg.  2016.  4th Stochastic Modeling Techniques and Data Analysis International Conference (SMTDA2016) 1 4 June.

3D Stereolithography Printed Lignin-coated Cellulose Nanocrystal/Photopolymer Nanocomposites: Mechanical and Thermal Properties.  Feng, X, S. Wang, and Y. Xie.  2016.  4th International Conference Process Technologies for the Forest & Biobased Products Industries PTF, BPI 2016. October 25-26, St. Simons, Georgia.

Effect of immersion process on the properties and structure of cellulose nanofibril/silica composite aerogels.  Fu, J., C. He, and S. Wang.  2016.  Spectroscopy and Special Analysis, (in print).

Cellulose Nanocrystals: A Candidate Layered Host for Fabricating Intercalated Nanocomposites.  Guo, J., W. Du, S. Wang, Y. Yin, and Y. Cao.  2016.  Carbohydrate Polymers, 157, 79-85.

Cellulose-coupled graphene/polypyrrole composite electrodes containing conducting networks built by carbon fibers as wearable supercapacitors with excellent foldability and tailorability.  Lv, X, H. Chang, L. Hu, J. Huang, F. Fu, and S. Wang.  2016.  Journal of Power Sources, 327 (2016) 438-446.

Modified treatment for carbonized cellulose nanofiber application in composites.  Ma, L., Y. Zhang, and S. Wang.  2016.  Composites Part A-Applied Science and Manufacturing, 90: 786-793.

Forage harvest timing impact on biomass quality from native warm-season grass mixtures McIntosh, D., G. E. Bates, P. D. Keyser, F. L. Allen, C. A. Harper, J. C. Waller, W. M. Backus, J. L. Birckhead, and J. E. Beeler.  2016.  Agronomy Journal, 108:17.

Development of Lignin Carbon Fiber and Reinforced Composites.  Meek, N.  2016.  M.S. Thesis.

Mechanical, interfacial, and structural lignin carbon fiber characterization and composite panel manufacture Meek, N., D. Penumadu, O. Hosseinaei, D. P. Harper, S. Young, and T. G. Rials.  2016.  Composite Science and Technology.