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Personnel

Burton C. (Burt) English
Professor
Production Economics

Robert N. (Bob) Trigiano
Professor
Cell/tissue culture of ornamentals

Mark T. Windham
Distinguished Professor

Timothy M. (Tim) Young
Professor
Process analytics

David S Buckley
Professor
Forest ecology and silviculture

Frank A. Hale
Professor
Horticulture, Tobacco, Insects

Alan S. Windham
Professsor

David Chester Mercker
Extension Specialist II
Extension forestry

Kathleen E. Franzreb
Associate Professor
Upland hardwood ecology and management

Phillip Andrew Wadl
Research Assistant Professor

Tiffany Thomas
Extension Agent

Events

Woods and Wildlife Field Day, 10/16/2015

Tennessee Healthy Hardwoods 10 Year Anniversary Program, 4/25/2015

Woods and Wildlife Field Day, 10/15/2014

 

News

Thorne and Wood Receive Directors' Award, 8/18/2016

UT Loses Longtime Family Member Lorna Norwood, 12/6/2012

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Center for Renewable Carbon 
AgResearchers at UT are developing ways of converting renewable carbon sources from plants into fuels and other products



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Renewable Carbon Tree Harvest 
Trees that we harvest can become our fuel, energy, and industrial products. Finding the best materials for this purpose is part of the mission for UT's Center for Renewable Carbon.


 

Recent Publications

Prospects of wood-based energy alternatives in revitalizing the economy impacted by market decline for traditional forest products: A case study in Middle Tennessee, USA Poudyal, N. C., O. Joshi, A. M. Taylor, and D. G. Hodges.  2018.  Forest Products Journal, In Press.

Phytosanitary wood treatments for TCD and nursery stock colonization by the walnut twig beetle.  Audley, J., S. W. Myers, A. M. Taylor, W. E. Klingeman, S. W. Fraedrich, P. Merten, R. Camp, and A. E. Mayfield.  2017.  Thousand Cankers Disease Research and Management Operational Meeting, 14 June 2017, Lafayette, IN (i.

Superficial firing of sawn wood for a long-lasting exterior use.  Barbu, M. C., R. Stelzer, K. Hikaru, and A. M. Taylor.  2017.  IUFRO 2017 Division 5 Conference & SWST 60th International Convention.

Chapter 6: Tree-Compatible Ground Covers for Reforestation and Erosion Control Burger, J., V. Davis, J. A. Franklin, C. Zipper, J. Skousen, C. Barton, and P. Angel.  2017.  The Forestry Reclamation Approach: Guide to Successful Reforestation of Mined Lands, M. B. Adams, Editor.

Cows and Trees in New Mexico: Using Cattle Behavior to Inform Piñon Juniper Woodland Management.  Cibils, A. F., C. Black-Rubio, R. L. Wesley, V. J. Prileson, M. N. Sawalhah, R. Endecott, J. T. Mulliniks, M. K. Petersen, S. H. Cox, and R. Dunlap.  2017.  Society of American Foresters.

Chapter 9: Planting Hardwood Tree Seedlings on Reclaimed Mine Land in the Appalachian Region Davis, V., J. A. Franklin, C. Zipper, and P. Angel.  2017.  The Forestry Reclamation Approach: Guide to Successful Reforestation of Mined Lands, M. B. Adams, Editor.

Regeneration of imperiled hardwoods in the Eastern United States.  Granger, J. J.  2017.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Melt Extrusion of Lignin Carbon-fiber Precursors: The Path Forward for Low-cost Fibers or Unrealizable Dream?.  Harper, D. P., and O. Hosseinaei.  2017.  253rd American Chemical Society NATIONAL MEETING & EXPOSITION.

Improving processing and performance of pure lignin carbon fibers through hardwood and herbaceous lignin blends Houseinaei, O., D. P. Harper, J. J. Bozell, and T. G. Rials.  2017.  International Journal of Molecular Sciences.

Hazardous pollutants emissions and environmental impacts from fuelwood burned and synthetic fertilizers applied by tobacco growers in Pakistan.  Hussain, M, R. N. Malik, A. M. Taylor, and M. Puettmann.  2017.  Environmental Technology & Innovation.

Geospatial Economics of the Woody Biomass Supply in Kansas – A Case Study Khaliukova, O., D. Paull, S. Lewis-Gonzales, N. André, L. E. Biles, T. M. Young, and J. H. Purdue.  2017.  BioResources, 12(1):960-980.

A two-step thermochemical process for adding value to used railroad wood ties and reducing environmental impacts Kim, P, A. M. Taylor, J. D. Lloyd, J. W. Kim, N. Abdoulmoumine, and N. Labbe.  2017.  ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering.