NanoDivision Webinars

Upcoming Nano Webinar Series


February 23, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EST)
Nanocellulose: Sustainable Isolation and Advanced Applications
Presenter: Feng Jiang, Associate Professor, Dept. of Wood Science, University of British Columbia

April 27, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EDT)
Circular Packaging Products from Polysaccharides
Presenter: Carson Meredith, Georgia Tech Renewable Bioproducts Institute

June 8, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EDT)
Nanotechnologies to Advance the Carbohydrate -based Society
Presenter: Dr. Orlando Rojas, Canada Excellence Research Chair, Departments of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Wood Science and Chemistry, The University of British Columbia and Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems, Aalto University 

August 23, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EDT)
Biomaterials and Bioethanol from Lignocellulouses
Presenter: Professor Run-Cang Sun, DalianPolytechnicUniversity 

October 25, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EDT)
Surface Interactions of Nanocellulose and Biomolecules
Presenter: Dr. Suvi Arola, VTT 

December 13, 2021 | 9:00 AM (EST)
Wood Nanoscience and Nanotechnologies
Presenter: Professor Liangbing Hu, Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor at University of Maryland College Park


Past Webinars

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Current activities in measuring size distributions of Cellulose Nanomaterials - Robert Moon and Linda Johnson (19-August 2020)
Transforming Cellulose Nanocrystals into Sustainable Products through Surface Engineering- Emily D. Cranston, McMaster University (29- November 2017)
Nanocellulose: The Road to Commercialization Opportunities and Recommendations for Researchers, Producers, and End Users-Jack Miller, Market-Intell LLC (13- November 2017)
High Performance Cement via Cellulose Nanocrystal Addition Jeffery P. Youngblood, Purdue University (17- April 2017)
How to use Rheology to Characterize and Formulate Nanofiber Based Materials, Yaman Boluk, University of Alberta (9-November 2016)
Cellulose Nanomaterial Commercialization: an End-Users PerspectiveJack Miller, Market-Intell LLC   (24-October 2016)
Cellulose Nanomaterial Production Technologies: An Overview & State of the Art, Dr. Junyong (JY) Zhu, USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory (7-September 2016)
Nanocellulose in the Formulation of Emulsions and Formulation-Composition MapsDr. Orlando J. Rojas, Alto University (14 April 2016).
Cellulose Nanomaterials: Measurement Needs Workshop Report and Potential Solutions. Dr. Jeffery Gilman, NIST (20-October 2015).
Responsive Cellulose Nanocrystal Composites. Dr. Johan Foster, Virginia Tech (17-September 2015)
Nanocellulose-based materials for barrier and antibacterial packages. Dr. Julien Bras, University of Grenoble (3 June 2015)
Roadmap for the Safe and Sustainable Commercialization of NanocelluloseJo Anne Shatkin, Vireo Advisors  (27 February 2014)
Overview, Properties and Opportunities for NanocelluloseSean Ireland, Verso Paper Corp. (10 May 2013)
Processing of Nanocellulose Based Polymer Nanocomposites. Alain Dufresne, Grenoble Institute of Technology (8 November 2012)

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