Qinglin Wu currently works as Roy O. Martin Sr. Professor in composites and engineered wood products at the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in wood science and engineering from Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, in 1993. His research interests include wood/natural fiber polymer composites, biomaterials from natural polymers, composite durability and engineering performance, and nanocomposite materials. Wu has received numerous honors and awards including 2009 LSU AgCenter Rogers Excellence in Research Award and 2008 Sigma Delta Gamma Honor Society Research Award. He has served on various committees and panels for professional societies and government agencies. His research is published in over 100 technical papers in journals, books, and proceedings. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Louisiana Board of Regents. Wu teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses at the School of Renewable Natural Resources. These courses include wood science and forest products, wood composite manufacturing, and wood/wood composite mechanics.
Biography Updated on 11 September 2014