Yanjun Xie

Title of Speech: Modification technology development and industrialization of planted wood – the state of the art

Prof. Yanjun Xie is the Changjiang Scholar of Northeast Forestry University. He has been working on wood modification since 1998. He obtained his PhD in 2006 from Georg-August-University of Goettingen, Germany. His studies focus on technology development of wood modification with fire retardants and resins. He has published more than 80 peer-reviewed articles and 10 patents, and establishes close collaboration with Chinese wood industry.