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Keynote Lectures

John Ralph, Professor (University of Wisconsin, USA)

Kouhei Komatsu, Professor (Kyoto University, Japan)

Invited Lectures

1. Wood Physics

Joseph Gril, CNRS senior scientist (Montpellier University, France)

Peer Haller, Professor (Technische Universität Dresden, Germany)

Peter Niemz, Professor (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich, Swiss)

2. Timber Engineering

Ying-Hei Chui, Professor (University of New Brunswick, Canada)

Haiqing Ren, Professor (Chinese Academy of Forestry, China)

3. Wood Chemistry

Yongcan Jin, Professor (Nanjing Forestry University, China)

Yonghao Ni, Professor (University of New Brunswick, Canada)

4. Composite Materials and Adhesion

Lars A. Berglund, Professor (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)

Charles R. Frihart, Dr., Research Chemist (United States Department of Agriculture, USA)

5. Cell Formation and Wood Structures

Fang Chen, Research Professor (University of North Texas, USA)

Futoshi Ishiguri, Associate Professor (Utsunomiya University, Japan)

Arata Yoshinaga, Associate Professor (Kyoto University, Japan)

6. Biodegradation and Preservation of Wood

Houfeng Li, Associate Professor (National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan)

Emma R. Master, Associate Professor (University of Toronto, Canada)

Renato G. Reyes, Professor (Central Luzon State University, Philippines)

7. Biorefinery

Byung-Gee Kim, Professor (Seoul National University, Korea)

Tatsuhiko Yamada, Chief of Laboratory (Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Japan)

Submission of Oral/Poster

Participants who wish to contribute papers are requested to visit the following website to submit oral/poster presentations
A limited number of contributed papers will be selected for oral presentation from among the submitted abstracts.


Conference Secretariat, IAWPS 2015


Assoc. Prof., Univ. Tokyo