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Near infrared analysis as a tool for rapid screening of some major wood characteristics in a eucalyptus breeding program
La spectroscopie proche infrarouge, outil de diagnostic rapide de quelques proprietes de base pour le bois d'eucalyptus dans un programme d'amelioration genetique. L'evaluation des proprietes du boisExpand
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Natural vibration analysis of clear wooden beams: a theoretical review
Abstract In wood science, natural vibration analysis is being used to an increasing extent to characterise the longitudinal and the shear modulus of elacticity of various geometrical types ofExpand
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Proportion and quality of heartwood in Togolese teak (Tectona grandis L.f.)
Although teak (Tectona grandis L.f.) is an important indigenous timber species to south-east Asia, teak plantations have been established widely throughout the tropics and successfully in Togo sinceExpand
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Comprehensive genetic dissection of wood properties in a widely-grown tropical tree: Eucalyptus
BackgroundEucalyptus is an important genus in industrial plantations throughout the world and is grown for use as timber, pulp, paper and charcoal. Several breeding programmes have been launchedExpand
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Compression wood-responsive proteins in developing xylem of maritime pine (Pinus pinaster ait.).
When a conifer shoot is displaced from its vertical position, compression wood (CW) is formed on the under side and can eventually return the shoot to its original position. Changes in cell wallExpand
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Structure, composition chimique et retraits de maturation du bois chez les clones d'Eucalyptus
Contrairement a beaucoup d'arbres feuillus, le bois de reaction des Eucalyptus n'est pas caracterise par les fibres G. Il peut cependant etre caracterise par ses deformations de maturation. La mesureExpand
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Decay resistance of Togolese teak (Tectona grandis L.f) heartwood and relationship with colour
Togolese teak (Tectona grandis L.f) is highly resistant to pathogen attack, but variability in natural durability exists between trees of different ages, plantations and geographical zones.Expand
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Comparison between modulus of elasticity values calculated using 3 and 4 point bending tests on wooden samples
Abstract Several data banks on wooden properties of different species contain mechanical characteristics of which the bending modulus of elasticity. This modulus can be calculated using differentExpand
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