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INVITED PRESENTATIONS

  1. Wu, Q. 2013. Nano-cellulose and its application. Presented at the LSU AgCenter’s 2013 Leadership Class. Alexandria, La. 2/27/2013 Wu, Q. 2013. Nano-cellulosic technology. Presented at the Louisiana Chapter of Society of American Foresters' meeting. Alexandria, La. 1/23/2013.
  2. Wu, Q. 2012. Thermal and Mechanical Behavior of Co-extruded Wood Plastic Composites with Glass-fiber Reinforced Shells. The 11th Pacific Rim Bio-composite Conference. Shizuoka, JP. November 29, 2012.
  3. Wu, Q. 2012. Natural fiber/wood plastic blends modified by copper/carbon core shell nanoparticles. The 20th Annual International Conference on Composites or Nano Engineering. Beijing, China, July 26, 2012.
  4. Wu, Q. 2012. Cellulose Long-Nanofibers: Their Manufacturing and Applications. Presented at Nanjing Forestry University, NJ, China. 2/20/2012.
  5. Wu, Q. 2011. Co-extruded wood plastic composites. Keynote Speech presented at the Inter. Symposium on Utilization of Wood Based Resources. Zhejiang A&F University, Lian, China.
  6. Wu, Q. 2011. Effect of combined mineral and wood filler on properties of wood plastic composites. Presented at 18th International conference on composite in Jeju, Korea, 8/25/2011.
  7. Wu, Q. 2011. Cellulose nanocrystals and nanofibers. Presented at Korea Forestry Research Institute, Seoul, Korea, China. 8/28/2011.u., Q. 2011. Cellulose nanofibers: their manufacturing and applications. Presented at Workshop on Comprehensive Wood Utilization, Nanjing Forestry University, NJ, China. June 25, 2011.
  8. Wu, Q. 2011. Cellulose–based nano composites. Presented at Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, China. 10/12/2011.
  9. Wu, Q. 2010. Acoustic properties of wood plastic composite. Presented at the Fourth International Forum of Wood Plastics Composites. Nanjing, China. 11/2010
  10. Wu, Q. 2010. Extruded wood plastic composites based on ACQ and MCQ-treated wood materials. Presented IRG 41, Biarritz, France, May 2010
  11. Wu, Q. 2010. Tiger Bullets – a potential outlet for used Ag Films. Pesticide Stewardship Alliance (TPSA). Savannah, GA. February 21-23. (Poster)
  12. Wu, Q. 2009. Commingled plastic blends for natural fiber reinforced plastic composites. GPEC 2009. Orlando, FL. February 25-27. (oral presentation)
  13. Wu, Q. 2008. Commingled polymer blends as possible matrix for wood plastic composites. Presented at Second International Forum on Wood Plastic Composites. October 10, 2008. Shenyang, China.
  14. Wu, Q. 2008. Poly(N-Isopropylacryl Amide-Co-Methacrylic Acid) Micro/Nanoparticles: Formulation, Size Distribution, And Use For Cu++ Adsorption. Presented at 2nd Integration and Commercialization of Micro & Nanosystems International Conference & Exhibition. Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. June 5, 2008.
  15. Wu, Q. 2008. Compatibilizing and Toughening Bamboo Flour-Filled HDPE Composites: Mechanical Properties and Morphologies. Presented at International Symposium on Wood Science and Technology. September 29, 2008. Harbin, China.
  16. Wu, Q. 2007. Wood Products in the World Today. Presented at Division of Wood Science and Technology, Department of Forest Resources Science, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan (First Year undergraduate student class - October 5, 2007)
  17. Wu, Q. 2007. Advances in structural composite manufacturing. Presented at Division of Wood Science and Technology, Department of Forest Resources Science, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan (faculty and students - October 10, 2007)
  18. Wu, Q. 2007. Current Production and Durability Improvement Technologies for Structural Wood Composites – An NA Perspective. Presented at 16th Japanese Wood-Based Panel Symposium, Tokyo, Japan (Invited talk – October 12, 2007)
  19. Wu, Q. 2007. Production and Durability Improvement Technologies for Structural Wood Composites. Presented at Division of Wood Science and Technology, Department of Forest Resources Science, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan (Third-year Undergraduate students - October 18, 2007)
  20. Wu, Q. 2007. OSB from small diameter southern pine tees. Presented at the IUFRO All Division 5 Conference – Forest Products and Environment: A Productive Symbiosis. Taipei, Taiwan. October 29, 2007.
  21. Wu, Q. 2007. Begasse fiber reinforced HDPE composite: creep performance. Presented at the IUFRO All Division 5 Conference – Forest Products and Environment: A Productive Symbiosis. Taipei, Taiwan. October 30, 2007.
  22. Wu, Q. 2007. Tower Tests for Formosan Subterranean Termites AWPA Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO. May 15, 2007.
  23. Wu, Q. 2006. Oriented strandboard from small diameter southern pine trees. Presented at the Advances and challenges in biocomposites - the 8th Pacific Rim Bio-based composites symposium. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 11/21/2006.
  24. Wu, Q. 2006. The application of 3-D x-ray tomography with finite element analysis for engineering properties of strand based composites. Presented at the advances and challenges in biocomposites - the 8th Pacific Rim Bio-based composites symposium. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 11/22/2006
  25. Wu, Q. 2006. Bagasse fiber polymer composites: an experimental study. Presented at the advances and challenges in biocomposites - the 8th Pacific Rim Bio-based composites symposium. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 11/22/2006
  26. Wu, Q. 2004. New Initiative on Bio-based Industry Development in the United States Presented at the 2004 Council Meeting and Technical Forum of Wood Industry Section, Chinese Forestry Society. Dan Yang, China. October 28, 2004.
  27. Han, G., Q. Wu, and R. Vlosky. 2004. Mixed Sugarcane Rind and Hardwood Oriented Strandboard Bonded with Phenol Formaldehyde Resin. Presented at the 7th Pacific Rim Bio-based Composite Symposium. Nanjing, China. October 31. 2, 2004.
  28. Duan, X, J.Z. Lu, Q. Wu, and K. Lian. 2004. Mechanical properties and decay resistance of wood-polymer composites modified with Chitosan copper complex. Presented at the 7th Pacific Rim Bio-Based Composites Symposium. Nanjing , China . November 1, 2004.
  29. Xu, X., and Q. Wu. 2004. A laboratory trail of manufacturing kenaf core particleboard (KPB). Presented at the 7th Pacific Rim Bio-Based Composites Symposium . Nanjing , China . November 1, 2004.
  30. Wu, Q. 2004. Chitosan copper complex as a potential preservative for enhancing biological performance of wood polymer composite. Presented at the Sun Grant Initiative South Central Region Meeting. Okalahoma City, OK. June 14, 2004.
  31. Wu, Q. 2004. Borate-treated strandboard from southern wood species. Presented at the 58th FPS meeting in Grand Rapids, MI. June 30, 2004.
  32. Wu, Q. 2004. Chitosan Copper Complex as a Potential Preservative For Enhancing Biological Performance of Wood-Polymer Composites. Presented at the South Central Region Sun Grant Initiative Conference & Workshop in Oklahoma City . June 14, 2004
  33. Wu, Q. 2004. Coupling efficiency of maleated polyethylene copolymers in wood fiber-polymer composite. Presented at the 3rd East Asian Polymer Conference, Chengdu, China. June 6- Jun 10, 2004.
  34. Wu, Q. 2004. Preservative treated structural wood composites for durable home constructions. Presented at the NSF and HUD Housing Research Workshop, Orlando, FL. February 13, 2004.
  35. Wu, Q. 2004. Economic Feasibility of Using Comrind as a Supplemental Raw Material for Structural Composite Manufacturing. Presented at the American Sugar Cane League Research Proposal Meeting, Thibodaux, LA. February 19, 2004.
  36. Wu, Q. 2003. Creep properties of borate-modified oriented strandboard. In Proc. 57th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Bellevue/Seattle, WA. June 22, 2003.
  37. Wu, Q. 2003. Borate-treated oriented strandboard as a structural panel for home construction. In Proc. 57 th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Bellevue/Seattle, WA. June 23, 2003.
  38. Wu, Q. 2003. Decay and mold resistance of borate modified oriented strandboard. In Proc. 34th Annual Conference for the International Research Group on Wood Preservation, Brisbane, Australia. May 15, 2003.
  39. Wu, Q. 2003. Natural and Wood-fiber polymer composites: research effort at LSU. Chinese Forestry Academy, Beijing, China. September 21, 2003.
  40. Wu, Q. 2003. Natural and Wood-fiber polymer composites: an advanced engineered material. Henan Agricultural University, Zhengzhou. September 224, 2001.
  41. Wu, Q. 2002. Predicting engineering constants of oriented strandboard: a continuum model. In Proc. The 6 th Pacific Rim Bio-composite Conference. Portland, OR. November 12 , 2002.
  42. Wu, Q. 2002. Thermal and Dynamomechanical Properties of Wood-PVC Composites. In Proc. The 6 th Pacific Rim Bio-composite Conference. Portland, OR. November 13, 2002.
  43. Wu, Q. 2002. Mechanical, physical, and biological properties of borate-modified oriented strandboard. In Proc. International Conference on Advances in Building Technology. Hong Kong, China. December 6, 2002.
  44. Wu, Q. 2002. Long-term creep response of borate-modified oriented strandboard. In Proc. International Conference on Advances in Building Technology. Hong Kong, China. December 6, 2002.
  45. Wu, Q. 2002. Leachability of borate-modified oriented strandboard: a comparison of zinc and calcium borate. In Proc. 33rd Annual Conference for the International Research Group on Wood Preservation, Cardiff, England. May 14, 2002.
  46. Wu, Q. and Z. Lu. 2002 The Behavior of wood-PVC composites. In Proc. American Association for Textile and Color Chemists. Auburn University, Auburn. April 13, 2002.
  47. Wu, Q. 2001. Comparative properties of bagasse particleboard. International Symposium on Utilization of Agricultural and Forest Residue. Nanjing, China. Nov. 1, 2001.
  48. Wu, Q. 2001. Structural wood composite research – what are we up to? Community of Scholars Seminar Series, School of Renewable Natural Resources. September 26, 2001.
  49. Wu, Q. 2001. Wood composite research program at LSU. Naijing Forestry University, Naijing, China. July 24, 2001.
  50. Wu, Q. 2001. Agriculturally derived fiber as an industrial material in North America. Naijing Forestry University, Naijing, China. July 24, 2001.
  51. Wu, Q. 2001. Commercial OSB manufacturing in North America. Naijing Forestry University, Naijing, China. July 21, 2001.
  52. Wu, Q. 2001. Borate-modified OSB for durable residential construction. Naijing Forestry University, Naijing, China. July 24, 2001.
  53. Wu, Q. 2001. A simulation of moisture diffusion process in furniture grade medium density fiberboard. The 7 th IUFRO Wood Drying Conference, Tsukuba, Japan. July 12, 2001.
  54. Wu, Q. 2001. Borate modified OSB from southern wood species. Structural Board Association Spring Annual Meeting in New Orleans. April 25, 2001.
  55. Wu, Q. 2001. Wood Composite Research at LSU. Structural Board Association Spring Annual Meeting in New Orleans. April 24, 2001.
  56. Wu, Q. 2001. Development of structural wood composites for durable residential construction. Washington State University Wood Engineering Material Laboratory, Pullman, WA. April 5, 2001.
  57. Wu. Q. 2001. Behavior of particleboard mat during a press cycle. University of Idaho Department of Forest Products, Moscow, ID. April 4, 2001.
  58. Wu, Q. 2000. Through-thickness ultrasonic transmission properties of oriented strandboard. In: Proc. 12 th International Symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, Sopron, Hungary. September 14, 2000.
  59. Wu, Q., and R. Vlosky. 2000. Panel products: a perspective from furniture and cabinet manufacturers in the southern United States. In Proc. 54 th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 20, 2000.
  60. Wu, Q. 1999. Durability of oriented strandboard: effect of short-term water soaking. In Proc. 1 st International Conference on Advanced Engineered Wood Composites, Bar Harbor, Maine. July 7, 1999.
  61. Wu, Q. 1999. Characterization of sorption behavior of oriented strandboard under long-term cyclic humidity exposure conditions. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 27, 1999.
  62. Kofi, P., and Wu, Q. 1999. Wood properties of three potential lesser used topical hardwoods from Ghana. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 30, 1999.
  63. Wu, Q. 1998. Influence of moisture on stress-wave velocity and modulus of wood-based panels. Presented at the 11 th International symposium on Nondestructive Testing of Wood, Madison, WI. September 9, 1998.
  64. Wu, Q. 1998. Stiffness and strength retention properties of structural oriented strandboard. Presented at the Fifth World Conference on Timber Engineering, Montreux, Switzerland. August 19, 1998.
  65. Wu, Q. 1998. Characterizing strength loss behavior of OSB. Presented at the 52 nd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Merida, Mexico. June 23, 1998.
  66. Wu, Q. 1997. Effects of the processing variables on dimensional stability of oriented strand board. Presented at the IUFRO Division 5 Conference“ Forest Products for Sustainable Forestry”, Pullman, Washington. July 8, 1997.
  67. Wu, Q. 1997. In-plane stability of oriented strand board in relation to structural applications. Presented at the 51 st Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. June 26, 1997.
  68. Wu, Q. 1997. Effects of elevated and high-temperature schedules on warp in southern yellow pine. Presented at the 48 th Western Dry Kiln Association Meeting, Reno, NV. May 7, 1997.
  69. Wu, Q. 1996. An Overview of VOC emissions and research activities related to wood drying. Presented at Woodward-Clyde Environmental Seminar for the Louisiana Wood Products Industry, Alexandria, LA. September 19, 1996.
  70. Wu, Q. 1996. Prediction of moisture and moisture gradient of an overlaid particleboard. Presented at the 50th Forest Products Society Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. June 23, 1996.
  71. Wu, Q. 1995. Fundamental aspects of moisture-shrinkage-stress interaction in wood during drying. Presented in the Department of Wood and Paper Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. November 21, 1995.
  72. Wu, Q. 1995. Post sorting of Hem-fir: a mill study. Presented at the Louisiana Forest Products Laboratory, School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. November 6, 1995.
  73. Wu, Q. 1995. Rheological behavior of Douglas-fir as related to the process of drying. Presented in the Department of Forestry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. March 21, 1995.
  74. Wu, Q. 1994. Rheological behavior of Douglas-fir as related to the process of drying. Presented in the Department of Forestry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. May 20, 1994.

TECHNICAL FORUM (POSTER) PRESENTATIONS

  1. Wu, Q., X. Duan, and J.Z. Lu. 2004. Chitosan Copper Complex as a Potential Preservative For Enhancing Biological Performance Of Wood-Polymer Composites . South Central Region Sun Grant Initiative Conference & Workshop in Oklahoma City. June 14, 2004.
  2. Wu, Q. and J.Z. Lu. 2004. Coupling efficiency of maleated polyethylene copolymers in wood fiber-polymer composite. Presented at the 3rd East Asian Polymer Conference, Chengdu, China. June 9, 2004.
  3. Wu, Q., X. Duan, and J.Z Lu. 2004. Wood-polymer composites modified by chitosan copper complex with improved biological performance. Presented at the 3rd East Asian Polymer Conference, Chengdu, China. June 9, 2004.
  4. Wu, Q. 2004. Borate treated structural wood composites for durable home constructions. In Proc. NSF and HUD Housing Research Workshop, Orlando, FL. February 11-14, 2004.
  5. Han, G., and Q. Wu. 2003. Comparative properties of comrind and wood flakes. In Proc. 57th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Bellevue/Seattle, WA. June 21, 2003.
  6. Smith, W.R., C.F. deHoop, T. Shupe, R. Vlosky, and Q. Wu. 2003. Wood Durability Research at the Louisiana Forest Products Development Center. American Wood-Preservers’ Association, Spring Meeting, Boston, Mass. April 2003.
  7. Smith, W.R., D. Ring, T. Shupe, G. Henderson, and Q. Wu. 2002. Louisiana and the Formosan Subterranean Termite: An Update. AWPA Annual Meeting, Memphis, TN.
  8. Smith, W.R., D. Ring, T. Shupe, G. Henderson, Q. Wu, and M. Voitier. 2002. Louisiana and the Formosan Subterranean Termite. Forest Products Society 56th Annual Meeting, Madison , WI . June 23-26, 2002.
  9. Lu, J. Z., and Q. Wu. 2002. Measurement of dynamic and static contact angles on chemically modified wood surfaces with an imaging system. In Proc. 56th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Madison, WI. June 23-26, 2002.
  10. Lee, S, J. N. Lee, and Q. Wu. 2002. Leachability of borate-modified OSB: a comparison of zinc and calcium borate. In Proc. 56 th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Madison, WI. June 23-26, 2002.
  11. Vun, R., and Q. Wu. 2002. Ultrasonic mapping of in-plane density variation of oriented strandboard. In Proc. 56th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Madison, WI. June 23-26, 2002
  12. Lu, J. Z., and Q. Wu. 2002. The Behavior of wood-PVC composites. In Proc.American Association for textile chemists and colorists. Auburn University, Auburn. April 12-13, 2002.
  13. Lu, J. Z., and Q. Wu. 2001. The influence of maleation on wood surface wettability and interfacial bonding strength in wood-PVC laminates. In Proc. 55 th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 24-27, 2001.
  14. Lee, S, and Q. Wu. 2001. Leachability of borate-modified OSB from southern wood species. In Proc. 55th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 24-27, 2001.
  15. Vun, R., and Q. Wu. 2001. Ultrasonic response of wood and agricultural fiber based composite materials. In Proc. 55th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 24-27, 2001.
  16. Lu, Z., and Wu, Q. 2000. Compounding processes used for wood fiber and polymer composites: a review. In Proc. 54th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 18-21, 2000.
  17. Vun, R., and Wu, Q. 2000. Through-thickness ultrasonic transmission properties of oriented strandboard. In Proc. 54th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 18-21, 2000.
  18. Lee, S., Wu, Q., and T.F. Shupe. 2000. Selected engineering properties of southern hardwoods. In Proc. 54th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 18-21, 2000.
  19. Wu, Q., and R. Vlosky. 2000. Panel products: a perspective from furniture and cabinet manufacturers in the southern United States. In Proc. 54th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 18-21, 2000.
  20. Lee, S., and Wu, Q. 2000. Effects of flake chemical properties and zinc borate on gel time of phenolic resin for oriented strandboard manufacturing. In Proc. Wood Adhesive 2000, Lake Tahoe, NV. June 21-23, 2000.
  21. Ren, Y., and Wu, Q. 1999. Characterization of sorption behavior of oriented strandboard under long-term cyclic humidity exposure conditions. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 26, 1999.
  22. Lu, J. Z., and Wu, Q. 1999. A review of chemical coupling and adhesion mechanisms in wood fiber and polymer composites. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 26, 1999.
  23. Wu, Q. 1999. Influence of moisture, fastening direction, and wood species on screw withdrawal load of furniture-grade plywood. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 30, 1999.
  24. Kofi, P., and Wu, Q. 1999. Wood properties of three potential lesser used topical hardwoods from Ghana. In Proc. 53 rd Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Boise, Idaho. June 30, 1999.
  25. Wu, Q. 1998. Stiffness and strength retention properties of structural oriented strandboard. Presented at the 53rd World Conference on Timber Engineering. Montreux, Switzerland. August 17-20, 1998.
  26. Wu, Q., and O. Suchsland. 1996. Effect of moisture on the flexural properties of commercial oriented strand boards. Presented at the 50th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. June 23-26, 1996.
  27. Wu, Q. 1994. Effect of creep and mechano-sorptive effect on the stress development during wood drying. Presented at the 48th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Portland, Maine. June 26-29, 1994.
  28. Wu, Q., and M. R. Milota. 1993. Mechano-sorptive effect perpendicular to the grain at elevated temperatures. Presented at the 47th Forest Products Society Annual Meeting, Clearwater Beach, FL. June 20-23, 1993.
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