Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Show Summary Details

Rio, Jose C. / Laine, Christiane / Potthast, Antje / Takano, Toshiyuki / Theliander, Hans

Holzforschung

International Journal of the Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Technology of Wood

Editor-in-Chief: Faix, Oskar

Editorial Board Member: Daniel, Geoffrey / Militz, Holger / Rosenau, Thomas / Salmen, Lennart / Sixta, Herbert / Vuorinen, Tapani / Argyropoulos, Dimitris S. / Balakshin, Yu / Barnett, J. R. / Burgert, Ingo / Evans, Robert / Evtuguin, Dmitry V. / Frazier, Charles E. / Fukushima, Kazuhiko / Gindl-Altmutter, Wolfgang / Glasser, W. G. / Holmbom, Bjarne / Isogai, Akira / Kadla, John F. / Koch, Gerald / Lachenal, Dominique / Mansfield, Shawn D. / Morrell, J.J. / Niemz, Peter / Ragauskas, Arthur J. / Ralph, John / Rice, Robert W. / Salin, Jarl-Gunnar / Schmitt, Uwe / Schultz, Tor P. / Sipilä, Jussi / Tamminen, Tarja / Welling, Johannes / Willför, Stefan / Yoshihara, Hiroshi

12 Issues per year


IMPACT FACTOR increased in 2015: 1.711
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 1.794
Rank 3 out of 21 in category Materials Science, Paper & Wood and 14 out of 66 in Forestry in the 2015 Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Report/Science Edition

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2015: 0.817
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2015: 0.954
Impact per Publication (IPP) 2015: 1.427

Online
ISSN
1437-434X
See all formats and pricing
Volume 61, Issue 1 (Jan 2007)

Issues

Heat and mass transfer in wood composite panels during hot pressing: Part 4. Experimental investigation and model validation

Chunping Dai
  • Composite Group, Forintek Canada Corp., Vancouver, BC, Canada
/ Changming Yu
  • Composite Group, Forintek Canada Corp., Vancouver, BC, Canada
/ Changyan Xu
  • Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, China
/ Guangbo He
  • Composite Group, Forintek Canada Corp., Vancouver, BC, Canada
Published Online: 2007-01-12 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/HF.2007.013

Abstract

The effects of panel density and strand size on the temperature and gas pressure inside strand mats during hot pressing has been experimentally investigated. The results show good agreement with model predictions. Strand dimensions have a strong effect on the core temperature and gas pressure when the mat/panel density is relatively high. At lower density, the temperature and gas pressure are controlled only by the panel density. Comparison between the model predictions and experimental results also reveals the need for further characterisation of the basic mat properties, especially conductivity and permeability.

Keywords: density; hot pressing; modelling; OSB; strand size; wood composites

References

About the article

Corresponding author. Composites Group, Forintek Canada Corp., 2665 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1W5 Phone: +1-604-224-3221, Fax: +1-604-222-5690


Received: February 22, 2006

Accepted: September 7, 2006

Published Online: 2007-01-12

Published in Print: 2007-01-01


Citation Information: Holzforschung, ISSN (Online) 1437-434X, ISSN (Print) 0018-3830, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/HF.2007.013. Export Citation

Citing Articles

Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. If you would like to receive automatic email messages as soon as this article is cited in other publications, simply activate the “Citation Alert” on the top of this page.

[1]
Cheng Zhou, Chunping Dai, and Gregory D. Smith
Composites Part B: Engineering, 2011, Volume 42, Number 6, Page 1350
[2]
François Drolet and Chunping Dai
Holzforschung, 2010, Volume 64, Number 5

Comments (0)

Please log in or register to comment.
Log in