Cellulose Research

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UT Beef and Forage Center 
Facilitating research and communication to advance the Tennessee Beef and Forage industry.


Recent Publications

A facile method for fabricating robust cellulose nanocrystal/SiO2 superhydrophobic coatings.  Huang, J., S. Lyu, Z. Chen, S. Wang, and F. Fu.  2019.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 536:349-362.

Dual-emitting film with cellulose nanocrystal-assisted carbon dots grafted SrAl2O4, Eu2+, Dy3+ phosphors for temperature sensing Zhang, L., S. Lyu, Q. Zhang, Y. Wu, C. Melcher, S. C. Chmely, Z. Chen, and S. Wang.  2019.  Carbohydrate Polym., 206: 767-777. [Abstract]

Investigating the physical and chemical interactions between cellulose, xylan, and lignin in three different carboxylate ionic liquids.  Annamraju, A., H. O'Neill, S. V. Pingali, S. C. Chmely, and N. Labbe.  2018.  Frontiers in Biorefining, Chemicals and Products from Renewable Carbon, St Simons Island, GA, November 5-8, 2018.

Influence of modified cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) on performance of bionanocomposite coatings Aucliair, N., A. Kaboorani, B. Riedl, V. Landry, O. Hosseinaei, and S. Wang.  2018.  Progress in Organic Coatings, 123: 2734.

Optimization of component yields and thermal properties by organosolv fractionation of loblolly pine (Pinus taeda) using response surface design Bozell, J. J., A. Astner, T. M. Young, and T. G. Rials.  2018.  Bioenergy Research, 11(3):1-13. [Abstract]

Catalytic graphitization of cellulose using nickel as catalyst.  Chen, C., K. sun, A. Wang, S. Wang, and J. Jiang.  2018.  BioResources, 13(2):3165-3176.

Reinforcing 3D printed acrylonitrile butadiene styrene by impregnation of methacrylate resin and cellulose nanocrystal mixture: Structural effects and homogeneous propertiesreinforcement and thermal stabilization Feng, X., Z. Yang, S. .H. Rostom, M. Dadmun, S. Wang, Q. Wang, and Y. Xie.  2018.  Materials and Design, 138: 62-70.

A thermally stable and hydrophobic composite aerogel made from cellulose nanofibril aerogel impregnated with silica particles.  Fu, J., C. He, S. Wang, and Y. Chen.  2018.  Journal of Materials Science, 53:7072-7082.

Preparation techniques of cellulose composite aerogels and their recent applications progress in bio-medical field.  Fu, J., C. He, Y. Chen, and S. Wang.  2018.  Journal of Cellulose Science and Technology, 26(1):69-77.

Highly flexible cross-linked cellulose nanofibril aerogels with improved mechanical property and enhanced flame retardancy.  Guo, L., Z. Chen, S. Lyu, S. Wang, and F. Fu.  2018.  Carbohydrate Polymers, 179: 333340.

Research on preparation and wear mechanism of nanocellulose-based superhydrophobic coatings.  Huang, J.  2018.  Ph.D. Dissertation, 137 pp.

Preparation of a robust cellulose nanocrystal superhydrophobic coating for self-cleaning and oil-water separation only by spraying.  Huang, J., S. Wang, S. Lyu, and F. Fu.  2018.  Industrial Crops and Products, 122: 438447.