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A Training Network on Designing Novel Bio-based Fibre Products for Targeted Advanced Properties and New Applications

Deliverables

Project web site published

Project web site up and running. The web site will provide information for different target groups from project members to general public.

Online platform ready and running

Online platform for networking purposes (outside the project) up and running.

Educational parts of the online platform ready

Those parts of the online platform that are related to educational issues are implemented.

2nd network-wide training event

Second network-wide training event (1st S/W school). Topic: : Multi-scale characterization of bio-based fibre products. Responsibilities of the lead beneficiary divided between TU GRAZ and UM.

1st network-wide training event

Kick-off seminar. First of the network-wide training events.

3rd network-wide training event

Third network-wide training event (2nd S/W school). Topic: Surface functionalization of bio-based fibre products. Responsibilities of the lead beneficiary divided between TU GRAZ and UM.

Publications

Microscale sensor solution for data collection from fibre-matrix interfaces

Author(s): Royson Dsouza, Paulo Antunes, Markus Kakkonen, Olli Tanhuanpää, Pekka Laurikainen, Farzin Javanshour, Pasi Kallio, Mikko Kanerva
Published in: Scientific Reports, Issue 11/1, 2021, Page(s) 1-12, ISSN 2045-2322
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-87723-9

Recrystallization and size distribution of dislocated segments in cellulose microfibrils—a molecular dynamics perspective

Author(s): Ali Khodayari, Ulrich Hirn, Stefan Spirk, Aart W. Van Vuure, David Seveno
Published in: Cellulose, Issue 166, 2021, ISSN 0969-0239
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-021-03906-7

Quantification and Imaging of Nanoscale Contact with Förster Resonance Energy Transfer

Author(s): Mónica G. Simões, Georg Urstöger, Robert Schennach, Ulrich Hirn
Published in: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Issue 13/16, 2021, Page(s) 19521-19529, ISSN 1944-8244
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c04226

Back calculated compressive properties of flax fibers utilizing the Impregnated Fiber Bundle Test (IFBT)

Author(s): Alexandros Prapavesis, Vedad Tojaga, Sören Östlund, Aart Willem van Vuure
Published in: Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Issue 135, 2020, Page(s) 105930, ISSN 1359-835X
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2020.105930

Inverse rule of mixtures at the nanoscale: Prediction of elastic properties of cellulose nanofibrils

Author(s): Ali Khodayari, Ulrich Hirn, Aart W. Van Vuure, David Seveno
Published in: Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Issue 138, 2020, Page(s) 106046, ISSN 1359-835X
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2020.106046

Effect of graphene oxide surface treatment on the interfacial adhesion and the tensile performance of flax epoxy composites

Author(s): F. Javanshour, KR. Ramakrishnan, R.K. Layek, P. Laurikainen, A. Prapavesis, M. Kanerva, P. Kallio, A.W. Van Vuure, E. Sarlin
Published in: Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Issue 142, 2021, Page(s) 106270, ISSN 1359-835X
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2020.106270

Water-based carbodiimide mediated synthesis of polysaccharide-amino acid conjugates: Deprotection, charge and structural analysis

Author(s): Fazilet Gürer, Rupert Kargl, Matej Bračič, Damjan Makuc, Martin Thonhofer, Janez Plavec, Tamilselvan Mohan, Karin Stana Kleinschek
Published in: Carbohydrate Polymers, Issue 267, 2021, Page(s) 118226, ISSN 0144-8617
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2021.118226

Compressive failure of fiber composites containing stress concentrations: Homogenization with fiber-matrix interfacial decohesion based on a total Lagrangian formulation

Author(s): Vedad Tojaga, Selcuk Hazar, Sören Östlund
Published in: Composites Science and Technology, Issue 182, 2019, Page(s) 107758, ISSN 0266-3538
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2019.107758

Evaluating the degree of molecular contact between cellulose fiber surfaces using FRET microscopy

Author(s): Georg Urstöger, Monica G. Simoes, Andreas Steinegger, Robert Schennach, Ulrich Hirn
Published in: Cellulose, Issue 26/12, 2019, Page(s) 7037-7050, ISSN 0969-0239
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-019-02575-x

3D interfacial debonding during microbond testing: Advantages of local strain recording

Author(s): R. Dsouza, P. Antunes, M. Kakkonen, J. Jokinen, E. Sarlin, P. Kallio, M. Kanerva
Published in: Composites Science and Technology, Issue 195, 2020, Page(s) 108163, ISSN 0266-3538
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2020.108163

Tensile behaviour of dislocated/crystalline cellulose fibrils at the nano scale

Author(s): Ali Khodayari, Aart W. Van Vuure, Ulrich Hirn, David Seveno
Published in: Carbohydrate Polymers, Issue 235, 2020, Page(s) 115946, ISSN 0144-8617
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2020.115946

Experimental and numerical dataset of Microbond test using optical fibres for strain

Author(s): R. Dsouza, P. Antunes, M. Kakkonen, J. Jokinen, E. Sarlin, P. Kallio, M. Kanerva
Published in: Data in Brief, Issue 31, 2020, Page(s) 106017, ISSN 2352-3409
DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2020.106017

Datasets

Dataset of life cycle assessment (LCA) model for sugar beet pulp biorefinery

Author(s): García-Velásquez, Carlos; van der Meer, Yvonne
Published in: Zenodo

Dataset of the Techno-economic assessment (TEA) of the sugar beet pulp biorefinery

Author(s): García-Velásquez, Carlos; van der Meer, Yvonne
Published in: Zenodo

Tensile Properties of Flax Fibre Bundles with Graphene Oxide Coating

Author(s): Javanshour Farzin
Published in: Zenodo