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Failure Analysis of Wood and Wood-Based Products, Hardback Book

Failure Analysis of Wood and Wood-Based Products Hardback


Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. PRACTICAL, PROVEN METHODS FOR WOOD FAILURE ANALYSISWritten by an expert in the field, this authoritative resource presents tested techniques for conducting in-depth, professional investigations of failures involving wood and wood-based products.

The book offers a detailed look at the various causes of damage to wood, includingmaterial characteristics, design and conditions of use,and chemical influences. State-of-the-art forensic analysis methods such as tracking of relevant features, physical and chemical analysis, and microscopy are provided.

This comprehensive guide shows you how to conduct efficient, costeffective,and reproducible wood failure investigations on site and inthe laboratory and deliver accurate findings and conclusions. Failure Analysis of Wood and Wood-Based Products covers:Investigation strategyMethods of investigationInterpretation of features and distributionsExamples of failures


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages, 150 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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  • Category: Timber & wood processing
  • ISBN: 9780071839372

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