Tech Educ Inst (TEI) of Thessaly

Department:Dept of Wood & Furniture Design and Technology

V. Griva Str. 11
43100 Greece

Contact email: mantanis@teilar.gr

Web page: https://teilar.academia.edu/GeorgeMantanis     

Brief presentation of the institution: 
Please visit the Department's presentation: http://www.wfdt.teilar.gr/en/materials/WFDT.pdf

Main FP1407 related research topics:
Research on wood modification and wood protection in general.

Brief information on available facilities:
Equipment available: 
Please visit the Lab's website at: http://www.wfdt.teilar.gr/dbData/News/WST.pdf

Willingness to accept/host visiting researchers:

Projects related to FP1407:
Research in several topics: a) colour changes in wood modified by new nanoparticulate based treatments, b) sorption studies of water vapour in modified wood (acetylated, heat-treated, oil-treated etc), c) laboratory developments of nano compounds for wood protection against UV & fungi, as well as fire retardancy (using halogen-free nano compounds), d) several outdoor & weathering tests.


Member email ESR/ECI WG1 WG2 WG3 WG4
MANTANIS, Georgemantanis@teilar.gr