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ONLINE WBC Short Course Series Sees Surge of Registrations
Monday, July 06, 2020
Travel restrictions and cancelled conferences have led to an uptick in registrations for Oregon State University's Wood-Based Composites ONLINE Short Course Series. Members of the Wood-Based Composites Center received a 25% discount on an unlimited number of registrations. Read More...
Wood Adhesion Short Course CANCELLED
Monday, July 06, 2020
Due to COVID-19, the 16th Wood Adhesion Short Course, scheduled for August in Corvallis, Oregon, has been cancelled. New dates will be considered in the future and posted to the website.
Fall 2020 IAB Meeting Moved to Online Format
Monday, July 06, 2020
The Fall IAB Meeting, scheduled for September in Portland, Oregon, has been cancelled due to COVID-19. New research proposals and research updates will again be disseminated using online tools. Stay tuned for details.
WBC Student Receives Honorable Mention in Virginia Tech Competiion
Saturday, November 16, 2019
WBC Student Ryan Gray won honorable mention in Virginia Tech's 2019 Adhesive and Sealant GRA Award competition. He was awarded one semester of GRA support and will travel to Charleston, SC to present at the February 2020 meeting of the Adhesion Society. Ryan is a PhD candidate studying with Professor and WBC Co-Director, Chip Frazier.

Next WBC Meeting

Fall 2020 IAB Meeting (Online Sessions)

Part A: Proposals

August 20, 2020

August 27, 2020

Part B: Updates

September 29, 2020

October 13 & 15, 2020

October 22, 2020


Next WBC Short Course

Next WBC Short Course

Online Short Courses

Online Wood-Based Composites Short Course Series:

WBC members receive a 25% discount on unlimited registrations. Register anytime.

  • Wood Structure
  • Wood/Water Relationships
  • Applied Statistics/Data Analysis
  • Wood Adhesion Science & Technology
  • Strand-based Composite Manufacturing
  • Practical Wood Adhesive Technology
  • Structural Plywood & Veneer Based Composite Manu.