Tech Educ Inst (TEI) of Thessaly
Department:Dept of Wood & Furniture Design and Technology
V. Griva Str. 11
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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:
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.