Margot Sehlstedt-Persson
Margot Sehlstedt-Persson

Margot Sehlstedt-Persson

Associate Professor
Luleå University of Technology
Wood Science and Engineering
Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics
margot.sehlstedt-persson@ltu.se
+46 (0)910 585305
A177C Skellefteå

I work in Wood Physics research topic that includes the study of wood materials physical properties, moisture, mechanical and moisture flow studies with a focus on drying and heat treatment of wood. The research that is relevant right now is mainly about natural durability (rot and mold) and wood drying,

On 14 December 2005 I presented my dissertation "Properties of Solid Wood: Responses to Drying and Heat Treatment".

On 11 November 2008, I defended my PhD thesis "Impact of Drying and Heat Treatment on Physical Properties and Durability of Solid Wood"

In January 2010 our department hosted a conference in Skellefteå in Wood Drying: 11th International IUFRO Wood Drying Conference. The very first conference in the series was also held in Skellefteå 1987.

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