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Congratulations Flavia Braghiroli!

28 June 2017
Flavia, a CRMR-UQAT postdoctoral fellow, has received a $ 140,000 Banting-NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship over two years. She will study the potential of using  wood residues in the development of new absorbent materials. For additio... Continue reading »

Conference presented by Denis Rodrigue

7 June 2017
The talk presented on June 6th by Denis Rodrigue and intititled « Nouveaux développements dans le domaine des composites avec les fibres et les biopolymères du bois » is now available online at: http://bit.ly/confRodrigue... Continue reading »

Congratulations Nicolas Auclair

30 May 2017
Nicolas successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis entitled «Développement et amélioration d'un polymère issu de la biomasse et provenant en partie du bois». Examining committee members were: Nancy Gélinas (President), Bernard Riedl ... Continue reading »


A stronger connection

27 November 2017
A mechanical reinforcement treatment of wood by impregnation of acrylates in the connector member The wood-frame construction is gaining interest here and around the world for its ecological benefits and its aesthetic appearance. Wood building technologies are constantly evolving to improve the stability and strength needed for increasingly taller buildings, such as this student residence at the University of British-Colombia. However, as the size of buildings i... Continue reading »

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