2011 Updated: 2012-04-18 | Print Book chapter contributionsStructural characterisation of kraft pulp fibres and their nanofibrillated materials for biodegradable composite applications. Chinga-Carrasco, G., Miettinen, A., Luengo Hendriks, C.L., Gamstedt, E.K. and Kataja, M.Nanocomposites and Polymers with Analytical Methods, ISBN 978-953-307-352-1, Ed. John Cuppoletti, Publisher: InTech.Performance properties and micro-structural quantification of fibre-polypropylene compositesMarianne Lenes, Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Øyvind GregersenFiber Reinforced Composites. Ed: Quingzheng (George) Cheng. West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA.Cellulose nanofibrils - production, characterization and applicationsChinga-Carrasco, G. and Syverud, K.Fine structure of papermaking fibres. Printed by Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences 2011: 51-63. ISBN: 978-91-576-9007-4.Microscopy and computerized image analysis of wood pulp fibres multiscale structuresGary Chinga-CarrascoMicroscopy: Science, Technology, Applications and Education. Microscopy Book Series. Edited by Méndez-Vilas A. and Díaz J. Formatex; 2011: 2182-2189.Journal ArticlesCross-linking cellulose nanofibrils for potential elastic cryo-structured gelsKristin Syverud, Harald Kirsebom, S. Hajizadeh, Gary Chinga-Carrasco.Nanoscale research letters 6:626Steam pretreatment of pine (Pinus patula) wood residue for the production of reducing sugarsChacha N., Toven K., Mtui G., Katima J. and Mrema G.Cellulose Chem. Technol., 45 (7-8), 495-501.Removal of dissolved and colloidal substances in water from compressive pre-treatment of chips using dissolved air flotation. Pilot trialMihaela Tanase Opedal, Per Stenius, Lars Johansson, Jan Hill, Christer SandbergAccepted for publication in Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal.Colloidal stability and removal of extractives from process water in thermomechanical pulpingMihaela Tanase Opedal, Per Stenius, Lars JohanssonAccepted for publication in Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal.Strength Variability of Single Flax FibresMustafa Aslan, Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Bent F. Sørensen, Bo MadsenJournal of Materials Science 46:6344-6354.Role of equipment configuration and process chemicals in peroxide-based ATMP refining of spruceDmitri Gorski, Kathrin Mörseburg and Lars JohanssonNordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 26(3): 232-247Cellulose fibres, nanofibrils and microfibrils: The morphological sequence of MFC components from a plant physiology and fibre technology point of viewGary Chinga-CarrascoNanoscale Research Letters 2011 6: 417Quantitative electron microscopy of cellulose nanofibril structures from Eucalyptus and Pinus radiata kraft pulp fibresGary Chinga-Carrasco, Yingda Yu, Ola DiserudMicroscopy and Microanalysis 17(4): 563-571.Improvement of energy efficiency in TMP refining by selective wood disintegration and targeted application of chemicalsLars Johansson, Jan Hill, Dmitri Gorski and Patrik AxelssonNordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 26(1): 31-46.Peroxide-based ATMP refining of spruce: energy efficiency, fibre properties and pulp qualityGorski, D., Mörseburg, K., Axelsson, P. and Engstrand, P.Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 26(1): 47-63.Surface chemical modification of microfibrillated cellulose: improvement of barrier properties for packaging applicationsRodionova, G., Lenes, M., Eriksen, Ø. and Gregersen, Ø.Cellulose 18(1): 127-134.Removal of dissolved and colloidal substances from TMP process water using dissolved air flotation. Laboratory testsTanase, M., Stenius, P., Gregersen, Ø. Johansson, L. and Hill, J.Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 26(1): 72-80.Flocculation of colloidal wood extractives in process water from precompression of chips in thermomechanical pulpingTanase, M., Stenius, P., Johansson, L. and Hill, J.Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 26(1): 64-71.Relation between fibre flexibility and cross-sectional propertiesMarius Rusu, Kathrin Mörseburg, Øyvind Gregersen, Asuka Yamakawa, and Sari LiukkonenBioResources Journal 6(1).Structure of nanofibrillated cellulose layers at the o/w interfaceKlodian Xhanari , Kristin Syverud , Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Kristofer Paso, Per SteniusJ. Colloid and Interface Science 356(1):58-62Reduction of water wettability of nanofibrillated cellulose by adsorption of cationic surfactantsKlodian Xhanari, Kristin Syverud, Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Kristofer Paso, Per SteniusCellulose 18(2): 257-270. DOI: 10.1007/s10570-010-9482-yA comparative study of Eucalyptus and Pinus radiata pulp fibres as raw materials for production of cellulose nanofibrilsKristin Syverud, Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Juan Toledo, Pedro G. ToledoCarbohydrate Polymers 84(3): 1033-1038Emulsions stabilized by microfibrillated cellulose: the effect of hydrophobization, concentration and o/w ratioKlodian Xhanaria, Kristin Syverudb, Per SteniusaJ. Dispersion Science and Technology 32(3), 447-452.Films made of cellulose nanofibrils - surface modification by adsorption of a cationic surfactant and characterisation by computer-assisted electron microscopySyverud, K., Xhanari, K., Chinga-Carrasco, G., Yu, Y. and Stenius, P.J. Nanoparticle Research 13(2): 773-782. DOI: 10.1007/s11051-010-0077-1ConferencesAir filtration of nano-particles using cellulose nanofibrilsAlexandrescu, L., Syverud, K., Chinga-Carrasco, G., Iotti, M., Gregersen, Ø., Belosic, F. and Gatti, A.M.International Conference NanotechItaly 2011, NH Laguna Palace Convention Center in Venice-Mestre, 23rd to 25th of November 2011.On the relationship between improved energy efficiency in high-consistency refining, fibre and fines properties and critical paper propertiesDmitri Gorski, Kjell-Arve Kure, Kathrin MörseburgInternational Mechanical Pulping Conference, Xian, China, June 26-29.Film splitting during offset printing – the influence of paper surface properties on film splitting geometryRättö, P., Blohm, E. and Chinga-Carrasco, G.38th International Research Conference of iarigai, Budapest & Debrecen, Hungary, September 11-14.Quantification of the web structure in relation to process conditions during wet pressing and furnish compositionHii, C., Gregersen, Ø., Chinga-Carrasco, G., Eriksen, Ø., Toven, K., Rosén, F., Vomhoff, H.Progress in Paper Physics Seminar, Graz, September 5-8, 2011.Furnish composition of newsprint – Effects on pressability, paper and print qualityEriksen, Ø., Aasarød, K., Chinga-Carrasco, G. and Gregersen, Ø.Progress in Paper Physics Seminar, Graz, September 5-8, 2011.More selective biorefining of softwood by combined hot water and ethanol organosolv pretreatmentAgnihotri, S., Johnsen, I., Moe, S. and Toven, K.Science & Technology of Biomasses: Advances and Challenges. September 5-8, 2011, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy.On the porosity and oxygen barrier properties of cellulose nanofibril-based filmsChinga-Carrasco, G. and Syverud, K.Annual meeting of IAWS 2011, Novel materials from wood or cellulose. Stockholm, August 31-Sept. 2.Steam pretreatment of pine (Pinus patula) for fuel ethanol production in TanzaniaNyangi Chacha, Kai Toven ,Godliving Mtui, Jamidu Katima, Godwill MremaNordic Wood Biorefinery Conference (NWBC) 2011, Stockholm, March 22-24Mass loss kinetics in torrefaction for various biomass feedstocksKai Toven, Laura Azócar, Anne ReitanNordic Wood Biorefinery Conference (NWBC) 2011, Stockholm, March 22-24.Klimatre: Wood for a better climate and higher value added productsIotti, M.241st American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, Anaheim, California, Division of Cellulose and Renewable Materials, March 27-31.Towards novel filter concepts for nanopollutionSyverud, K., Chinga-Carrasco, G., Salvatori, R. and Gatti, A241st American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, Anaheim, California, Division of Cellulose and Renewable Materials, March 27-31.Rheological studies of nanofibrillar cellulose water dispersions for industrial applicationsIotti, M., Lenes, M. and Gregersen, G.241st American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, Anaheim, California, Division of Cellulose and Renewable Materials, March 27-31.