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Save the Date for Spring 2018 IAB Meeting
Friday, August 04, 2017
Mark your calendars for the Spring 2018 Industry Advisory Board Meeting, to be held on the campus of Oregon State University on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 17 and 18. Both the IAB TC and EC are scheduled to meet.
14th Wood Adhesion Short Course is FULL
Friday, June 23, 2017
If you haven't yet registered for the August 2017 Wood Adhesion Short Course, the classroom is now full. You can click on Register button to the right to be added to the Wait List. Otherwise, check out our online short course offerings, or plan to register early for next year's Wood Adhesion Short Course, which will be held in Blacksburg, Virginia.
Former WBC Student Receives Second Place Wood Award
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Former WBC Student Paige McKinley, now an Industrial Engineer with Boise Cascade, has been awarded the 2017 Wood Award (Second Place) by the Forest Products Society for her paper Analysis of adhesive penetration into wood using nano-x-ray computed tomography. PAige follows in the footsteps of her OSU faculty advisors, Fred Kamke and Ari Sinha, also past Wood Award winners.
Virginia Tech WBC Students Named Outstanding Graduate Students
Thursday, June 08, 2017
VT PhD Candidate Mohammad Tasooji and MS Candidate Christa Stables were recently recognized by Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources and Environment as the 2017 Outstanding PhD and MS Candidates for the College. Both are students of VT Professor Chip Frazier.

Next WBC Short Course

14th Wood Adhesion Short Course

Corvallis, Oregon
August 9-10, 2017


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

Next WBC Meeting

Fall 2017 IAB Meeting

October 23-24, 2017