Month: October 2014

Two Graduate Students Won Poster Awards at the SPE Polymer Nanocomposites Conference at Lehigh University, Oct 13-15

Chemical Engineering student Nazari Behzad and Forest Resources student Lu Wang were the winners of the graduate student poster awards at the Society of Plastic Engineers Polymer Nanocomposites Conference held at Lehigh University on October 13-15. Poster References are: Nazari, B. and D. Bousfield. 2014. New Applications for Cellulose Nanofibers: Rheological Challenges SPE Polymer Nanocomposites […]

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FBRI Faculty Mehdi Tajvidi in the media about his research on Recyclable Biomaterial Particleboard Panel

  Tajvidi Talks to WABI About Development of Eco-Friendly Particleboard Mehdi Tajvidi, an assistant professor of renewable nanomaterials at the University of Maine, spoke with WABI (Channel 5) about research he is involved in to develop eco-friendly particleboard panels with adhesive made of cellulose nanofibrils (CNF). Tajvidi is working with several other UMaine researchers — William Gramlich, […]

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