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Lecture: 'Decay of Wood in Structures'

Event Details

September 25, 2017
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Olver Design Building

Room: 170

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission

Research professor 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.

Presented by the building and construction technology program.