Scientific Journals – 2017

Abdellaoui, H., Bensalah, H., Raji, M., Rodrigue, D., Bouhfid, R., Qaiss, A.E.K. (2017). Laminated epoxy biocomposites on clay and jute fibers. Journal of Bionic Engineering, DOI: 10.1016/S1672-6529(16)60406-7.

Auty, D., Moore, J., Achim, A., Lyon, A., Mochan, S., Gardiner, B. (2017). Effects of early respacing on the density and microfibril angle of Sitka spruce wood. Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research, 1-13.

Barrette, J., Thiffault, E., Achim, A., Junginger, M., Pothier, D., & De Grandpré, L. (2017). A financial analysis of the potential of dead trees from the boreal forest of eastern Canada to serve as feedstock for wood pellet export. Applied Energy, 198, 410-425.

Benkaddour, A., Lebrun, G., Laberge‐Lebel, L. (2017). Thermostamping of [0/90] n carbon/peek laminates: Influence of support configuration and demolding temperature on part consolidation. Polymer Composites.

Benoit, N., González-Núñez, R., Rodrigue, D. (2017). High density polyethylene degradation followed by closed-loop reclycling. Progress in Rubber, Plastics and Recycling Technology 33(1): 17-37.

Bernier, P. Y., Paré, D., Stinson, G., Bridge, S. R. J., Kishchuk, B. E., Lemprière, T. C., … & Vasbinder, W. (2017). Moving beyond the concept of “primary forest” as a metric of forest environment quality. Ecological Applications, 27(2), 349-354.

Berube, M. A., Schorr, D., Ball, R. J., Landry, V., Blanchet, P. (2017). Determination of in situ esterification parameters of citric acid-glycerol based polymers for wood impregnation. Journal of Polymers and the Environment, 1-10.

Bideau, B., Bras, J., Adoui, N., Loranger, E., Daneault, C. (2017). Polypyrrole/nanocellulose composite for food preservation: Barrier and antioxidant characterization. Food Packaging and Shelf Life 12: 1-8.

Blanchet, P. (2017). Biobased materials and technologies for a new architecture. Materia Arquitectura, (15), 123–126.

Boivin-Dompierre, S., Achim, A., & Pothier, D. (2017). Functional response of coniferous trees and stands to commercial thinning in eastern Canada. Forest Ecology and Management, 384, 6–16.

Brion-Roby, R., Gagnon, J., Deschênes, J.-S., Chabot, B. (2017). Development and treatment procedure of arsenic-contaminated water using a new and green chitosan sorbent: kinetic, isotherm, thermodynamic and dynamic studies. Pure and Applied Chemistry, DOI: 10.1515/pac-2017-0305.

Cáceres, C. B., Hernández, R. E., & Koubaa, A. (2017). Effects of log position in the stem and commercial thinning on jack pine chip dimensions produced by a chipper-canter. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 75(3), 359-373.

Cáceres, C. B., Hernández, R. E., Fortin, Y., & Beaudoin, M. (2017). Wood density and extractive content variation among Japanese larch (Larix kaempferi [Lamb.] Carr.) progenies/provenances trials in eastern Canada. Wood Fiber Sci, 49(4), 363-372.

Cademartori, P. H. G. de, Stafford, L., Blanchet, P., Magalhaes, W. L. E., & Muniz, G. I. B. de. (2017). Enhancing the water repellency of wood surfaces by atmospheric pressure cold plasma deposition of fluorocarbon film. RSC Advances, 7(46), 29159–29169.

Cherpozat, L., Loranger, E., Daneault, C. (2017). Ultrasonic pretreatment effects on bio-oil yield of a laboratory-scale slow wood pyrolysis. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, DOI: 10.1016/j.jaap.2017.06.027.

Chimeni, D. Y., Koumba Yoya, G., Stevanovic, T., & Rodrigue, D. (2017). Surface modification of cellulosic materials for polyethylene composite applications. Polymer Composites, 40(S1), E202-E213.

Cochet, Y., Achim, A., Flatman, T., Domec, J-C., Ogée, J., Wingate, L, Ram Oren (2017). Quantifying the Impacts of Elevated CO2 and N Fertilization on Wood Density in Loblolly Pine T2  –  World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index, Biological and Ecological Engineering.

Côté, M.-A., Généreux-Tremblay, A., Gilbert, D. Gélinas, N. (2017). Comparing the profiles, objectives and behaviours of new and longstanding non-industrial private forest owners in Quebec, Canada. Forest Policy and Economics 78:116 – 121.

da Silva Poubel, Garcia, R.A., Lelis, R.C.C., Riedl, B. (2017). Efeito de nanoparticulas de ZnO na resistência da madeira de pinus tratada termicamente à radiação UV. Scientia Forestalis 45 (113): 49-62.

de Cardemartori, P.H.G., Stafford, L., Blanchet, P., Magalhães, W.L.E., de Muniz, G. I. B. (2017). Enhancing the water repellency of wood surfaces by atmospheric pressure cold plasma deposition of fluorocarbon film. Royal Society of Chemistry Advances 7:29159-29169.

Delahaigue, J., Chatelain, J.-F., Lebrun, G. (2017). Machining analysis of unidirectional and bi-directional flax-epoxy composite laminates. Journal of Materials: Design and Applications, Special Issue: MDA2016.

El Boustani, M., Lebrun, G., Brouillette, F., Belfkira, A. (2017). Effect of a solvent-free acetylation treatment on reinforcements permeability and tensile behaviour of flax/epoxy and flax/wood fibre/epoxy composites. Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 95(6): 1082-1092.

Essabir, H., Bensalah, M.O., Rodrigue, D., Bouhfid, R. (2017). A comparison between bio- and mineral calcium carbonate on the properties of polypropylene composites. Construction ans Building Materials, DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.12.199.

Essoua, E.G.G., Beauregard, R., Amor, B., Blanchet, P. (2017). Evaluation of environmental impacts of citric acid and glycerol outdoor softwood treatment: case-study. Journal of Cleaner Production, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.125.

Eyebe, G. A., Bideau, B., Boubekeur, N., Loranger, E. Domingue, F. (2017). Environmentally-friendly cellulose nanofibre sheets for humidity sensing in microwave frequencies. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 245: 484-492.

Francezon, N., Meda, N. S. B. R., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Optimization of bioactive polyphenols extraction from Picea mariana bark. Molecules, 22(12), 2118.

Francezon, N., Stevanovic, T. (2017). Chemical composition of essential oil and hydrosol from Picea mariana bark residue. Bioresources, 12(2): 2635-2645.

Francezon, N., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Integrated process for the production of natural extracts from black spruce bark. Industrial Crops and Products, 108, 348-354.

Fu, Q., Cloutier, A., and Laghdir, A. (2017). “Effects of heat and steam on the mechanical properties and dimensional stability of thermo-hygromechanically-densified sugar maple wood,” BioRes. 12(4), 9212-9226.

Geoffroy, T. R., Fortin, Y., Stevanovic, T. (2017). Hot-water extraction optimization of sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.) and red maple (Acer rubrum L.) bark applying principal component analysis. Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology 1-12.

Geoffroy, T. R., Meda, N. R., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Suitability of DPPH spiking for antioxidant screening in natural products: the example of galloyl derivatives from red maple bark extract. Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 409(22), 5225-5237.

Habibi, M., Lebrun, G., Laperrière, L. (2017). Experimental characterization of short flax fiber mat composites: tensile and flexural properties and damage analysis using acoustic emission. Journal of Materials Science, DOI: 10.1007/s10853-017-0892-1.

Habibi, M., Lebrun, G., Laperrière, L., Toubal, L., (2017). Combining short flax fiber mats and unidirectional flax yarns for composites applications: Effect of short flax fibers on biaxial mechanical properties and damage behaviour. Composites Part B: Engineering 123: 165-178.

Habibi, M., Ruiz, É., Lebrun, G., Laperrière, L. (2017). Effect of surface density and fiber length on the porosity and permeability of non woven flax reinforcement. Textile Research Journal, DOI: 10.1177/0040517517708542.

Huq, T., Fraschini, C., Khan, A., Riedl, B., Bouchard, J., Lacroix, M. (2017). Alginate Based Nanocomposite for Microencapsulation of Probiotic: Effect of Cellulose Nanocrystal (CNC) and Lecithin. Carbohydrate Polymers.

Hussain, A., Schorr, D., Blanchet, P., Calabria-Holley, J., & Lawrence, R. (2017). Hydrophobic sol-gel coatings on bio-based materilas- influence of catalyst and solvent concentration. 2nd International Conference in Bio-Based Materials, (June), 2.

Jafarian, H., Demers, C.M.H., Blanchet, P., Landry, V. (2017). Effects of wood finishes on the lighting ambiance and materiality of architectural spaces. Indoor and Built Environment, DOI:10.1177/1420326X17690911.

Jahan, N., Mighri, F., Rodrigue, D., (2017). Enhanced electroactive β phase in three phase PVDF/CaCO3/nanoclay composites: Effect of micro-CaCO3 and uniaxial stretching. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/app.44940.

Kaboorani, A., Auclair, N., Riedl, B., Hosseinaei, O., & Wang, S. (2017). Cellulose nanocrystal (CNC)-based nanocomposites for UV curable high-solid coating systems. Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, 14(5), 1137-1145.

Kaboorani, A., Auclair, N., Riedl, B., Landry, V. (2017). Mechanical properties of UV-cured cellulose nanocrystal (CNC) nanocomposite coating for wood furniture. Progress in Organic Coatings 104:91-96.

Kavianiboroujeni, A., Cloutier, A., Rodrigue, D. (2017). Low velocity impact behaviour of asymmetric three-layer sandwich composite structures with and without foam core. Polymers & Composites 25(5): 381-393.

Koumba-Yoya, G., Stevanovic, T. (2017). Study of Organosolv Lignins as Adhesives in Wood Panel Production. Polymers 9(2), 46.

Koumba-Yoya, G., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Transformation of sugar maple bark through catalytic organosolv pulping. Catalysts, 7(10), 294.

Kuljich, S., Hernández, R. E., Blais, C. (2017). Effects of cutterhead diameter and log infeed position on surface quality of black spruce cants produced by a chipper-canter. Wood and Fiber Science 49(3): 1-14.

Kuljich, S., Hernández, R. E., Blais, C. (2017). Effects of cutterhead diameter and log infeed position size distribution of pulp chips produced by a chipper-canter. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, DOI: 10.1007/s00107-016-1150-y.

Laadoua, H., Lucas, R., Champavier, Y., Foucaud, S., Zerrouki, R., Brouillette, F. (2017). Processing in-situ synthesized polycarbosilane-derived porous SiC using Kraft pulp fibers. Materials Letters,

Lafond, C., Blanchet, P., Galimard, P., Landry, V., Ménard, S. (2017). Impact of a reinforcement treatment with acrylate impregnation on the mechanical behavior of black spruce as connector member. Construction and Building Materials, 141, 517-525.

Lemay, A., Krause, C., Rossi, S., Achim, A., Mäkelä, A. (2017). Xylogenesis in stems and roots after thinning in the boreal forest of Quebec, Canada. Tree Physiology, DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpx082.

Lepetit, A., Drolet, R. Tolnai, B., Zerrouki, R. Montplaisir, D. (2017). Effect of acetylation on the properties of microfibrillated cellulose-LDPE composites. Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/app.44933.

Lessard, Y., Anand, C., Blanchet, P., Frenette, C., & Amor, B. (2017). LEED v4: Where Are We Now? Critical Assessment through the LCA of an Office Building Using a Low Impact Energy Consumption Mix. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 0(0).

Mansuy, N., Paré, D., Thiffault, E., Bernier, P.Y., Cyr, G., Manka, F., Lafleur, B., Guindon, L. (2017). Estimating the spatial distribution and locating hotspots of forest biomass from harvest residues and fire-damaged stands in Canada’s managed forests. Biomass and Bioenergy 97: 90-99.

Meda, N. R., Poubelle, P. E., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Antioxidant capacity, phenolic constituents and toxicity of hot water extract from red maple buds. Chemistry & biodiversity, 14(6), e1700028.

Meda, N., Rott, M., Suwal, S., Poubelle, P., & Stevanovic, T. (2017). Chemometrics-based approach to analysis of phenolic fingerprints of red and sugar maple bud extracts. Austin Biochem, 2(1), 1009.

Moisan, J. K., Meddeb-Mouelhi, F., Charbonneau, D. M., Beauregard, M. (2017). Impact of salt concentration and pH on surface charged residues: Controlling protein association pathways in carboxylesterase EstGtA2. Protein and peptide letters.

Nguyen, Q.N., Cloutier, A., Stevanovic, T., Achim, A. (2017). Pressurized hot water treatment of sugar maple and yellow birch wood particles for high quality fuel pellet production. Biomass and Bioenergy 98: 2016-213.

Nkeuwa, W.N., Riedl, B., Landry, V.J. (2017). Transparent UV-cured clay/UV-based nanocomposite coatings on wood substrates: surface roughness and effect of relative humidity on optical properties. Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, DOI: 10.1007/s11998-016-9873-6.

Ouellet, Y.H., Meddeb-Mouelhi, F., Khatri, V., Cui, L., Macdonald, K.J., Janse, B., Beauregard, M. (2017). Tracking and predicting wood fibers processing with fluorescent carbohydrate binding modules. Green Chemistry, DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03581G.

Padilla-Rivera, A., Barrette, J., Blanchet, P., & Thiffault, E. (2017). Environmental Performance of Eastern Canadian Wood Pellets as Measured Through Life Cycle Assessment. Forests, 8(9), 352.

Queant, C., Landry, V., Blanchet, P., & Schorr, D. (2017). Synthesis and incorporation of poly(methyl methacrylate) microspheres with UV stabilizers in wood clear coating binder. Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, 14(6), 1411–1422.

Rodrigue, D., Kavianiboroujeni, A., & Cloutier, A. (2017). Determination of the Optimum Coupling Agent Content for Composites based on Hemp and High Density Polyethylene. In A. Publishing (Ed.) (Vol. 030003).

Rosero-Alvarado, J., Hernández, R. E., & Riedl, B. (2017). Effects of fire-retardant treatment and burl wood structure on three-dimensional changes of sandwich panels made from walnut decorative veneer. BioResources, 12(3), 6471-6489.

Roussel, J.-R., Caspersen, J., Béland, M., Thomas, S., Achim, A. (2017). Removing bias from LiDAR-based estimates of canopy height: Accounting for the effects of pulse density and footprint size. Remote Sensing of Environment 198: 1-16.

Salvo, L., Leandro, L., Contreras, H., Cloutier, A., Elustondo, D.M., Ananias, R.A. (2017). Radial variation of density and anatomical features of Eucalyptus nitens trees. Wood and Fiber Science 49(3): 1-11.

Sojoudiasli, H., Heuzey, M.-C, Carreau, P.J., Riedl, B. (2017). Rheological behavior of suspensions of modified and unmodified cellulose nanocrystals in dimethyl sulfoxide. Rheologica Acta, DOI: 10.1007/s00397-017-1022-3.

Thiffault, E., Webster, K., Lafleur, B., Wilson, S., & Mansuy, N. (2017). Biophysical indicators based on spatial hierarchy for informing land reclamation: The case of the Lower Athabasca River (Alberta, Canada). Ecological Indicators, 72, 173–184.

Ugulino, B. et Hernández, R.E. (2017). Effect of cutting parameters on dust emission and surface roughness during helical planing red oak wood. Wood and Fiber Science, 49(3):323-331.

Ugulino, B., & Hernández, R.E. (2017). Assessment of surface properties and solvent-borne coating performance of red oak wood produced by peripheral planing. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 75(4), 581–593.

Verdet, M., Corneau, J.L., Cointe, A., Salenikovich, A., Galimard, P., Delisee, C., Toro, W.M. (2017). Creep performance of glued-in rod joints in controlled and variable climate conditions. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 75: 47-56.

Wu, Z., Huang, D., Wang, W., Chen, T., Lin, M., Xie, Y., … Wang, A. (2017). Optimization for fire performance of ultra-low density fiberboards using response surface methodology. BioResources, 12(2), 3790–3800.

Xie, L., He, G., Wang, X., Gustafsson, P. J., Crocetti, R., Chen, L.,Xie, W. (2017). Shear Capacity of Stud-Groove Connector in Glulam-concrete Composite Structure. BioResources; Vol 12, No 3. Retrieved from