Drs. Ari Sinha, Lech Muszynski, and Andre Barbosa, Faculty Research Assistant Milo Clauson, and graduate student Anthonie Kramer recently examined the bending stiffness and strength of massive (8'x40') engineered timber composites.

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New Publication - Reclaiming Your Creative Confidence, summary of a Harvard Business Review article that explores how to get over the fears that block your best ideas.

Our Annual Report for 2013 is now available - see http://owic.oregonstate.edu/annual-report-2013

New publication - Business Model Innovation: The basic point of this article is that business model innovation is an opportunity, beyond traditional product and process innovations that are normally discussed. The authors define it as the way a company does business, involving various stakeholders. In other words, it is a bundle of activities that together serve to satisfy the needs of the market.

Calendar/Events

28Apr2014

Northwest Wood-Based Biofuels + Co-Products Conference

The goal of this conference is to bring together the community of researchers, business leaders, government agencies, and economic development personnel to share and exchange research findings, ideas,…
30Apr2014

Green Building Materials Laboratory - Open House

Introducing the Multi-Chamber Modular Environment Conditioning  (MCMEC) system for accelerated weathering and thermal testing of full-scale building materials. This unique equipment was funded by the Murdock Charitable Trust,…
19May2014

Western Hardwood Association

This event will bring together primary producers, secondary producers, wholesalers, and importers and exporters for the opportunity to establish relationships and develop future business. Anyone who works with…