Vision Wood

Peer-reviewed papers

Guo, H. et al. (2016). Bio-inspired superhydrophobic and omniphobic wood surfaces. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 1600289. Link

Berglund, L.A and Burgert, I. (2018). Bioinspired wood nanotechnology for functional materials. Advanced Materials 1704285. Link

Merk, V., Chanana, M., Gaan, S., Burgert, I. 2016. Mineralization of wood by calcium carbonate insertion for improved flame retardancy. Holzforschung 70(9): 867-876. Link

Grüneberger, F., Huch, A., Geiger, T., Tingaut, P. 2016. Fibrillated cellulose in heterophase polymerization of nanoscale poly(methyl methacrylate) spheres. Colloid and Polymer Science 294(9). Link

Burgert I., Cabane, E., Zollfrank, C., Berglund, L. 2015. Bio-inspired functional wood-based materials – hybrids and replicates. IMR reviews 60: 431-450. Link

Merk, V., Chanana, M., Keplinger, T., Gaan, S., Burgert, I. 2015. Hybrid wood materials with improved fire retardance by bio-inspired mineralization on the nano- and submicron level. Green Chemistry 17: 1423-1428. Link

Grüneberger, F., Künniger, T., Huch, A., Arnold, M. 2015. Nanofibrillated cellulose in wood coatings: dispersion and stabilization of ZnO as UV absorber. Progress in Organic Coatings 87. Link

Schubert, M., Ruedin, P., Civardi, C., Richter, M. Hach, A. 2015. Laccase-catalyzed surface modification of thermo-mechanical pulp (THM) for the production of wood fiber insulation boards using industrial process water. Link

Merk, V., Chanana, M., Gierlinger, N., Hirt, A. M., Burgert, I. 2014. Hybrid wood materials with magnetic anisotropy dictated by the hierarchical cell structure. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 6: 9760-9767. Link

Grüneberger, F., Künniger, T., Zimmermann, T., Arnold, M. 2014. Nanofibrillated cellulose in wood coatings: mechanical properties of free composite films 49(18): 6437-6448. Link

Grüneberger, F., Künniger, T., Zimmermann, T., Arnold, M. 2014. Rheology of nanofibrillated cellulose/acrylate systems for coating applications. Cellulose 21(3). Link

Ihssen, J., Schubert, M., Thöny-Meyer, L., Richter, M. 2014. Laccase catalyzed synthesis of iodinated phenolic compounds with antifungal activity. Plos One 9(3): e89924. Link

Schubert, M., Engel, L., Thöni-Meyer, L., Schwarze F. W. M. R., Ihssen, J. 2012. Protection of wood from microorganisms by laccase-catalysed iodination. Applied Environmental Microbiology 78(20): 7267-7275. Link

Schubert, M., Ihssen, J. 2013. Enzymatische Holziodierung für einen effektiven Schutz vor Mikroorganismen. Holztechnologie 1. Link

Conference papers & invited lectures

Burgert, I. Bio-inspired wood materials. COST Action FP1407 - PhD Workshop Hamburg, 3-5 July 2017.

Zimmermann, T. Funktionale holz- und zellulosebasierte Materialien für ein breites Anwendungsspektrum. WKI Braunschweig, 27. März 2017.

Burgert, I. Bio-inspired wood materials. ETH - Chalmers 4th Bilateral Workshop, Zurich, 19-21 September 2016. Link

Burgert, I., Merk, V., Chanana, M. High performance wood materials – progress, challenges and visions. WCTE Vienna, 22-25 August 2016.

Michen, B., Bellanger, H., Guo, H., Burgert, I. Funktionalisierung von Holzoberflächen. S-WIN Statusseminar Holzoberflächen und Modifikationen für innovative Fassaden. Winterthur, 23 June 2016.

Zimmermann, T. Revolutionäres Holz – Materialinnovationen auf Holzbasis. Seminar Peterhans Schibli, Baden, 27. 05. 2016.

Zimmermann, T. NEST – Modul “Vision Wood“ in der Umsetzung. 14. Techniker Tag VGQ. Dübendorf, 03. März 2016.

Zimmermann, T. Funktionalisierte holzbasierte Materialien für ein breites Anwendungsspektrum. Top 100 Gebäudehülle Network, Herbstversammlung, 8. November 2016.

Zimmermann, T. Functional wood based materials @Empa. Profilfeld Polymer- und Kolloidforschung, Universität Bayreuth, 2015

Zimmermann, T. NEST Module Vision Wood, NAREP + Energy Seminar. 02. November 2015.

Schubert, M. Fungal laccases as a tool for wood functionalization. The International Research Group on Wood Protection, Section 2: Test Methodology and Assessment. Proceedings 44th IRG Annual Meeting, Stockholm, Se, ISSN 2000-8953, 2013.