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Former WBC Student Receives Second Place Wood Award
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Former WBC Student Chad Hamerquist, now an Applied Mathematician with FracGeo, has been awarded the 2018 Wood Award (Second Place) by the Forest Products Society for his paper Numerical Simulation of Pressure-Driven Adhesive Penetration into Realistic Wood Structures.
Structural Plywood and Veneer-Based Composites Short Course Planned for March 2019
Monday, October 22, 2018
To be held in Corvallis, Oregon on March 27-28, 2019, faculty and industry experts will detail key steps involved in the manufacture of veneer-based products, and address wood material science topics important to the industry. Details coming soon.
Monday, August 27, 2018
Welcome to the newest member of the WBC, INVISTA. Read More...
Save the Date: Spring 2019 IAB Meeting
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Spring 2019 Industry Advisory Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, April 17-18, 2019, on the Campus of Virginia Tech. Read More...

Next WBC Short Course

OSU's Structural Plywood and Veneer-Based Composites Short Course

March 27-28, 2019

Details Coming Soon!

Online Short Courses

Online Wood-Based Composites Short Course Series:

WBC members receive a 25% discount on unlimited registrations. Register anytime.

  • Wood Structure
  • Wood/Water Relationships
  • Applied Statistics/Data Analysis
  • Wood Adhesion Science & Technology
  • Strand-based Composite Manufacturing
  • Practical Wood Adhesive Technology
  • Structural Plywood & Veneer Based Composite Manu.

Next WBC Meeting

Spring 2019 IAB Meeting

April 17-18, 2019