831171 Wood biology and biobased fibres


Type
Exercise course
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Grabner, Michael , Gierlinger, Notburga
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2020
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

* Wood identification
* Wood anatomy
* Wood properties
* utilization of wood

Previous knowledge expected

Botany

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students learn to recognize to identify local wood species (by eye and microscopically) as well as their characteristics and uses. Furthermore, students recognize special fibers (reaction wood) macroscopically and microscopically.
The students learn the most important wood fibers and the possibilities of determining the types of wood on the basis of fibers.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.