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Title: Wood, trees and nanotechnology

Author: Beecher, James F.;

Date: 2007

Source: Nature nanotechnology. Vol. 2 (Aug. 2007): pages 466-467.

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: The cellulose nanofibrils that are found in wood and other natural materials are similar to carbon nanotubes in many ways and could be used to strengthen composites for manufacturing.

Keywords: Technological innovations, forest products industry, congresses, forest products research, forest products, research, microstructure, nanotechnology, composite materials, forest biomass, biomass, nanostructured materials, biocomposites, cellulose

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Beecher, James F. 2007. Wood, trees and nanotechnology. Nature nanotechnology. Vol. 2 (Aug. 2007): pages 466-467.


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