Scientific Journals – 2018

Auclair, N., Kaboorani, A., Riedl, B., Landry, V., Hosseinaei, O., & Wang, S. (2018). Influence of modified cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) on performance of bionanocomposite coatings. Progress in Organic Coatings, 123, 27–34.

Auty, D., Moore, J., Achim, A., Lyon, A., Mochan, S., & Gardiner, B. (2018). Effects of early respacing on the density and microfibril angle of Sitka spruce wood. Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research, 91(3), 307–319. Retrieved from

Bhatta, S., Ratti, C., Poubelle, P. E., & Stevanovic, T. (2018). Nutrients, antioxidant capacity and safety of hot water extract from sugar maple (Acer saccharum M.) and red maple (Acer rubrum L.) bark. Plant foods for human nutrition, 73(1), 25-33.

Bernard, A., Gélinas, N., Duchateau, E., Durocher, C., & Achim, A. (2018). American Beech in Value-added Hardwood Products: Assessing Consumer Preferences. BioResources; Vol 13, No 3 (2018). Retrieved from

Berube, M.-A., Schorr, D., Ball, R. J., Landry, V., & Blanchet, P. (2018). Determination of In Situ Esterification Parameters of Citric Acid-Glycerol Based Polymers for Wood Impregnation. Journal of Polymers and the Environment, 26(3), 970–979.

Cáceres, C. B., Hernández, R. E., & Fortin, Y. (2018). Variation in selected mechanical properties of Japanese larch (Larix kaempferi, [Lamb.] Carr.) progenies/provenances trials in Eastern Canada. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products.

Cáceres, C. B., Hernández, R. E., Kuljich, S., & Koubaa, A. (2018). Effects of commercial thinning, log position in the stem, and cutting width on the surface quality of cants produced by a chipper-canter. Wood Material Science & Engineering, 13(1), 28-35.

Caceres, C. B., Uliana, L., & Hernández, R. E. (2018). Orthogonal cutting study of wood and knots of white spruce. Wood Fiber Sci, 50(1), 55-65.

de Cademartori, P. H. G., S. Junior, L. R., Blanchet, P., Magalhães, W. L. E., & de Muniz, G. I. B. (2018). The Use of Low-pressure Plasma on Enhancing the Attachment of Al2O3 Nanoparticles to Wood–Plastic Composites. Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 38(2), 71–83.

Chen, T., Wang, S., Wu, Z., Wang, X. A., Peng, J., Wu, B., … & Zheng, N. (2018). A cake making strategy to prepare reduced graphene oxide wrapped plant fiber sponges for high-efficiency solar steam generation. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 6(30), 14571-14576.

Chen, T., Wu, Z., Wang, X. A., Wang, W., Huang, D., Wei, Q., … Xie, Y. (2018). Hierarchical Lamellar Aluminophosphate Materials with Porosity as Ecofriendly Inorganic Adhesive for Wood-Based Boards. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 6(5), 6273–6280.

Cogulet, A., Blanchet, P., Landry, V., & Morris, P. (2018). Weathering of wood coated with semi-clear coating: Study of interactions between photo and biodegradation. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 129, 33–41.

Cogulet, A., Blanchet, P., & Landry, V. (2018). The Multifactorial Aspect of Wood Weathering:  A Review Based on a Holistic Approach of wood Degradation Protected by Clear Coating. BioResources; Vol 13, No 1 (2018).

Cruz, N.; Bustos, C.; Aguayo, M.G.; Cloutier, A.; Castillo, R. (2018). Impact of the chemical composition of Pinus radiata wood on its physical and mechanical properties following thermo-hygromechanical densification. Bioresources. 13(2): 2268-2282.

Editorial. (2018). Wood Science and Technology, 52(1), 1–4.

Franceschini, T., Gauthray-Guyénet, V., Schneider, R., Ruel, J.-C., Pothier, D., & Achim, A. (2018). Effect of thinning on the relationship between mean ring density and climate in black spruce (Picea mariana (Mill.)B.S.P.). Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research, 91(3), 366–381. Retrieved from

Fu, Q., Cloutier, A., & Laghdir, A. (2018). Heat and Mass Transfer Properties of Sugar Maple Wood Treated by the Thermo-Hygro-Mechanical Densification Process. Fibers .

Gauthray-Guyenet, Vincent and Schneider, Robert and Paré, David and Achim, Alexis and Loi, Cédric and Sirois, Luc. (2018). Influence of shifts over an 80-year period in forest composition on soil properties. Plant and soil. 433: 111-125.

Geoffroy, T. R., Fortin, Y., & Stevanovic, T. (2018). Process optimisation for pilot-scale production of maple bark extracts, natural sources of antioxidants, phenolics, and carbohydrates. Chemical Papers, 72(5), 1125-1137.

Guy-Plourde, S., Blanchet, P., de Blois, M., Robichaud, F., & Barbuta, C. (2018). Cladding Materials in Non-Residential Construction: Consideration Criteria for Stakeholder in the Province of Quebec. Journal of Facade Design and Engineering; Vol 6 No 1 (2018): Facade Design and Engineering.

Hassegawa, M., Gélinas, N., Beaudoin, D., & Achim, A. (2018). Assessing the potential impact of a biorefinery product from sawmill residues on the profitability of a hardwood value chain. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 48(8), 857-868.

Hoang, D. T., Schorr, D., Landry, V., Blanchet, P., Vanslambrouck, S., & Dagenais, C. (2018). Preparation and characterisation of flame retardant encapsulated with functionalised silica-based shell. Journal of microencapsulation, 35(5), 428-438.

Huda, A. A. S. M., Koubaa, A., Cloutier, A., Hernández, R. E., Périnet, P., & Fortin, Y. (2018). Phenotypic and Genotypic Correlations for Wood Properties of Hybrid Poplar Clones of Southern Quebec. Forests.

Hussain, A., Calabria-Holley, J., Schorr, D., Jiang, Y., Lawrence, M., & Blanchet, P. (2018). Hydrophobicity of hemp shiv treated with sol-gel coatings. Applied Surface Science, 434, 850–860.

Jobidon, G., Lemieux, P., & Beauregard, R. (2018). Implementation of integrated project delivery in quebec’s procurement for public infrastructure: a comparative and relational perspective. Sustainability, 10(8), 2648.

Kasangana, P. B., Haddad, P. S., Eid, H. M., Nachar, A., & Stevanovic, T. (2018). Bioactive Pentacyclic Triterpenes from the Root Bark Extract of Myrianthus arboreus, a Species Used Traditionally to Treat Type-2 Diabetes. Journal of natural products, 81(10), 2169-2176.

Kasangana, P. B., Nachar, A., Eid, H. M., Stevanovic, T., & Haddad, P. S. (2018). Root bark extracts of Myrianthus arboreus P. Beauv.(Cecropiaceae) exhibit anti-diabetic potential by modulating hepatocyte glucose homeostasis. Journal of ethnopharmacology, 211, 117-125.

Lemay, A., Krause, C., & Achim, A. (2018). Comparison of wood density in roots and stems of black spruce before and after commercial thinning. Forest Ecology and Management, 408, 94–102.

Li, R., Cao, P., Xu, W., Ekevad, M., & Wang, X. A. (2018). Experimental and numerical study of moisture-induced stress formation in hexagonal glulam using X-ray computed tomography and finite-element analysis. BioResources, 13(4), 7395-7403.

Li, R., Xu, W., Wang, X., & Wang, C. (2018). Modeling and predicting of the color changes of wood surface during CO2 laser modification. Journal of Cleaner Production, 183, 818–823.

Mansuy, N., Barrette, J., Laganière, J., Mabee, W., Paré, D., Gautam, S., Thiffault, E., Ghafghazi, S. (2018). Salvage harvesting for bioenergy in Canada: From sustainable and integrated supply chain to climate change mitigation. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Energy and Environment, 0(0), e298.

Mathis, D., Blanchet, P., Landry, V., & Lagière, P. (2018). Thermal characterization of bio-based phase changing materials in decorative wood-based panels for thermal energy storage. Green Energy & Environment.

Mohammad, M., Blass, H., Salenikovich, A., Ringhofer, A., Line, P., Rammer, D., … & Li, M. (2018). Design approaches for CLT connections. Wood and Fiber Science, 50(Special), 27-47.

Niu, M., Wu, Z., Lin, X., Liu, Z., Xie, Y., Bhuiyan, I. U., & Wang, X. (2018). Manufacturing and properties of ultra-low density fiberboards with an unsaturated polyester resin by a dry process. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 76(3), 853-859.

Padilla-Rivera, A., Amor, B., & Blanchet, P. (2018). Evaluating the Link between Low Carbon Reductions Strategies and Its Performance in the Context of Climate Change: A Carbon Footprint of a Wood-Frame Residential Building in Quebec, Canada. Sustainability, 10(8), 1–20. Retrieved from

Queant, C., Blanchet, P., Landry, V., & Schorr, D. (2018). Effect of Adding UV Absorbers Embedded in Carbonate Calcium Templates Covered with Light Responsive Polymer into a Clear Wood Coating. Coatings .

Rebolledo, P.; Cloutier, A.; Yeleme, M.-C. (2018). Gas permeability of fiberboard mats as a function of density and fiber size. Wood Material Science and Engineering.

Rosero-Alvarado, J., Hernández, R. E., & Riedl, B. (2018). Effects of fire-retardant treatment and wood grain on three-dimensional changes of sandwich panels made from bubinga decorative veneer. Wood Material Science & Engineering.

Rosero-Alvarado, J., Hernández, R. E., & Riedl, B. (2018). Surface deformation of walnut burl veneer on aircraft sandwich panels assessed by three-dimensional digital image correlation. Wood Science and Technology.

Rouleau, J., Gosselin, L., & Blanchet, P. (2018). Understanding energy consumption in high-performance social housing buildings: A case study from Canada. Energy, 145, 677–690.

Roussel, J.-R., Béland, M., Caspersen, J., & Achim, A. (2018). A mathematical framework to describe the effect of beam incidence angle on metrics derived from airborne LiDAR: The case of forest canopies approaching turbid medium behaviour. Remote Sensing of Environment, 209, 824–834.

Schorr, D., Blanchet, P., & Essoua Essoua, G. G. (2018). Glycerol and Citric Acid Treatment of Lodgepole Pine. Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 38(2), 123–136.

Senez-Gagnon, F., Thiffault, E., Paré, D., Achim, A., & Bergeron, Y. (2018). Dynamics of detrital carbon pools following harvesting of a humid eastern Canadian balsam fir boreal forest. Forest Ecology and Management, 430, 33–42.

Ugulino, B., & Hernández, R. E. (2018). Analysis of sanding parameters on surface properties and coating performance of red oak wood. Wood Material Science & Engineering, 13(2), 64–72.