Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
metadata.artigo.dc.title: Influence of physical-anatomical wood variables on charcoal physical-mechanical properties
metadata.artigo.dc.creator: Couto, Allan Motta
Monteiro, Thiago Campos
Trugilho, Paulo Fernando
Lima, José Tarcísio
Silva, José Reinaldo Moreira da
Napoli, Alfredo
Almeida, Diego Pierre de
metadata.artigo.dc.subject: Biomass
metadata.artigo.dc.publisher: Springer 2022
metadata.artigo.dc.identifier.citation: COUTO, A. M. et al. Influence of physical-anatomical wood variables on charcoal physical-mechanical properties. Journal of Forestry Research, [S.l.], 2022.
metadata.artigo.dc.description.abstract: This research assessed the relationship between wood physical-anatomical variables and charcoal physical–mechanical properties. Nine trees were harvested and mechanically processed into standard pieces for laboratory analysis. The following variables were determined: wood density, fiber length and width, fiber lumen diameter and wall thickness, fiber wall fraction, and vessel frequency. The charcoal was produced in a laboratory and gravimetric yield, relative density, and mechanical properties established. Pearson’s correlation coefficients, multivariate statistical analysis of canonical correlation, and principal component analysis were used to evaluate the relationship between wood and charcoal properties. Fiber width was not significantly correlated with charcoal properties. Charcoal bulk density, hardness, and strength were positively correlated with wood density, fiber length, wall thickness, and wall fraction. Charcoal properties were negatively correlated with fiber lumen diameter and vessel frequency. These results will help identify the best wood with adequate physical–mechanical properties for industrial charcoal processing.
metadata.artigo.dc.language: en_US
Appears in Collections:DCF - Artigos publicados em periódicos

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.