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BCT Lecture: DECAY OF WOOD IN STRUCTURES: ESTABLISHMENT, DETECTION, DESIGN PROBLEMS AND PROTECTION

Posted: August 9th, 2017

When:
September 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2017-09-25T16:00:00-04:00
2017-09-25T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Design Building 170

Fall 2017 BCT Lecture Series
Speaker: Barry Goodell, Ph.D., Research Professor, UMass Dept. of Microbiology
Location: 170 Design Building
Dr. Barry Goodell is an expert in fungal systems, including those that cause the decay of wood – a multi-billion dollar problem in wooden structures each year. In this talk he covers how decay establishes and can be detected, designs that promote problems, and opportunities for protection and remedial actions.
Free and open to the public.