Modification Research

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David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products


Recent Publications

Pest Trends - Study: Environmental modifications reduce OHA infestations Vail, K. M.  2020.  Pest Management Professional Magazine, September: 40,44,46,48,50,52,54.

Waterlogging causes early modification in the physiological performance, carotenoids, chlorophylls, proline, and soluble sugars of cucumber plants.  Barickman, T. C., C. R. Simpson, and C. E. Sams.  2019.  Plants, Special Issue: Plant Physiology and Metabolism, 8,6:160-175.

Reinforcing 3D print methacrylate resin/cellulose nanocrystal composites: Effect of cellulose nanocrystal modification.  Feng, X., Z. Wu, Y. Xie, and S. Wang.  2019.  BioResources, 14(2): 3701-3716.

Butanol-based organosolv lignin and reactive modification of poly(ethylene-glycidyl methacrylate) Ghosh, A., K. Kim, K. Rajan, C. C. Bowland, R. N. Gurram, R. W. Montgomery, A. Manesh, N. Labbé, and A. K. Naskar.  2019.  Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 58, 44, 20300-20308.

Interferon tau-dependent and independent effects of the bovine conceptus on the endometrial transcriptome: effect of conceptus origin and sex Mathew, D. J., J. M. Sanchez, C. Passaro, G. Charpigny, S. Behura, T. E. Spencer, and P. Lonergan.  2019.  Biology of Reproduction. [Abstract]

Two Phages of the Genera Felixunavirus Subjected to 12 Hour Challenge on Salmonella Infantis Showed Distinct Genotypic and Phenotypic Changes Rivera, D., L. K. Hudson, T. Denes, C. Hamilton-West, D. Pezoa, and A. I. Moreno-Switt.  2019.  Viruses. [Abstract]

SCS-CN Modification for green infrastructure-based designs.  Tyner, J. S., D. C. Yoder, A. L. Ludwig, and J. R. Buchanan.  2019.  2019 ASABE International Conference Proceedings, Boston, MA.

Recycling waste polyester via modification with a renewable fatty acid for enhanced processability Akato, K., N. Nguyen, V. Bonnesen, D. P. Harper, and A. K. Naskar.  2018.  ACS Omega.

New approaches in non-aqueous enzymology for modification of lipids and phospholipids Hayes, D. G.  2018.  American Oil Chemists’ Society Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, 6-9 May 2018. [Abstract]

Identification and characterization of a restriction-modification enzyme reducing conjugation efficiency in Campylobacter jejuni using a co-transformation method.  Lin, J., and X. Zeng.  2018.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 84(23): e02004-18.

Maternal Dietary Fish Oil Influences the Adipose Transcriptome in Offspring.  Mihelic, R, R. Beckford, M. Huff, M. E. Staton, S. Das, J. Wilson, and B. H. Voy.  2018.  FASEB Journal, Vol. 32, No. 1_supplement April 2018. [Abstract]

Effects of thermal modification on the physical, chemical and micromechanical properties of Masson pine wood (Pinus massoniana Lamb.).  Wang, X., X. Chen, X. Xie, Y. Wu, L. Zhao, Y. Li, and S. Wang.  2018.  Holzforschung, 72 (12): 1063-1070.