Modification Research

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David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products


Recent Publications

Recycling waste polyester via modification with a renewable fatty acid for enhanced processability Akato, K., N. Nguyen, V. Bonnesen, D. P. Harper, and A. K. Naskar.  2018.  ACS Omega.

New approaches in non-aqueous enzymology for modification of lipids and phospholipids Hayes, D. G.  2018.  American Oil Chemistsí Society Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, 6-9 May 2018. [Abstract]

Identification and characterization of a restriction-modification enzyme reducing conjugation efficiency in Campylobacter jejuni using a co-transformation method.  Lin, J., and X. Zeng.  2018.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 84(23): e02004-18.

Maternal Dietary Fish Oil Influences the Adipose Transcriptome in Offspring.  Mihelic, R, R. Beckford, M. Huff, M. E. Staton, S. Das, J. Wilson, and B. H. Voy.  2018.  FASEB Journal, Vol. 32, No. 1_supplement April 2018. [Abstract]

Effects of thermal modification on the physical, chemical and micromechanical properties of Masson pine wood (Pinus massoniana Lamb.).  Wang, X., X. Chen, X. Xie, Y. Wu, L. Zhao, Y. Li, and S. Wang.  2018.  Holzforschung, 72 (12): 1063-1070.

Effect of Hydrophobic Modification on Mechanical properties of Chinese Fir.  Yang, R., J. Zhang, S. Wang, D. Zhou, Y. Zhang, H. Mao, and P. Lan.  2018.  BioResources, 13 (1), 2035-2048.

Developing a finite element model to predict the performance of ROPS with minor structural modification under standard tests.  Khorsandi, F., and P. D. Ayers.  2017.  Presented at the 2017 ASABE Conference, Spokane, WA..

Comparative Chemical Characterization of Lunasin-enriched Preparations and Modifications of the Inflammasomes In Vitro.  Price, S. J.  2017.  M.S. Thesis.

Bowman-Birk protease inhibitors on stability against pepsin-pancreatin hydrolysis and modification of the inflammasomes in vitro.  Price, S. J., P. Pangloli, and V. P. Dia.  2017.  American Chemical Society, 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. April 2-6, 2017. San Francisco, CA. Oral presentation.

The truth about genetic modification of crops.  Stewart, Jr., C. N.  2017.  The Environmental Law Forum, May/June 2017 p 39.

Progress of targeted genome modification approaches in higher plants Cardi, T., and C. N. Stewart, Jr..  2016.  Plant Cell Reports.

Odor-Induced Taste Modifications in Teas.  Isaacs, R. E.  2016.  M.S. Thesis.