Chapter 6. Hemicelluloses at Interfaces: Some Aspects of the Interactions

  1. Lucian A. Lucia3,4 and
  2. Orlando J. Rojas3
  1. Tekla Tammelin1,
  2. Arja Paananen2 and
  3. Monika Österberg1

Published Online: 21 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444307474.ch6

The Nanoscience and Technology of Renewable Biomaterials

The Nanoscience and Technology of Renewable Biomaterials

How to Cite

Tammelin, T., Paananen, A. and Österberg, M. (2009) Hemicelluloses at Interfaces: Some Aspects of the Interactions, in The Nanoscience and Technology of Renewable Biomaterials (eds L. A. Lucia and O. J. Rojas), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444307474.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Forest Biomaterials, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Wood and Paper Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratory of Forest Products Chemistry, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland

  2. 2

    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, FI-02044 VTT, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167864

Online ISBN: 9781444307474

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Keywords:

  • hemicellulose role in papermaking;
  • interfacial behavior of hemicelluloses;
  • thermomechanical pulp (TMP) and pure galactoglucomannan (GGM);
  • QCM-D technique at solid/liquid interface;
  • sample preparation for force measurements;
  • Voigt-based model for viscoelastic solid;
  • Xylan adsorption on cellulose bead interaction;
  • dissolved hemicellulose adsorption on cellulose;
  • adhesion between xylan coated cellulose surfaces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Introduction

  • Theoretical Basis for Interpreting QCM-D and AFM Data

  • Experimental

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References