891327 Wood-industrial processes: Wood- and fibre-based materials

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


Current Topics in Development of wood-based composites materials
Recovered Wood in wood-based composites materials
Recycling of wood-based composites materials
Testing of wood-based composites materials

1Introduction, wood-based composites overview, trends
2Special wood-based materials: hardboards
3Special wood-based materials: particle-based materials
4Hydrolysation of adhesives / bonding agents
5Binderless boards
6Alternative raw materials
7Alternative raw materials
8 Wood plastic composites - trends and materials
9Wood quality, species and species mixtures in WBC
10 Biorefinery
11Process analysis
12 Process analysis
13 Reserve
14 Exam


Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Familiarity with techniques and processes relevant in wood industrial manufacturing. Acquaintance with the processing and installation engineering to lead to solid wood products and wood-based composite materials. Get to know factors that affect manufacuring processes and product performance.
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