Study unit
3513057 Fibrous Products, 5 Cp  
Code 3513057  Validity 20.05.2010 -
Name Fibrous Products  Abbreviation FibPro 
Credits 5 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeAdvanced Studies Subject0951 Forestry 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
   
Organisation Forest Sciences (J) 

Teachers
Name
Petri Kärenlampi 

Study unit's general literature:
Author Title Year Obligatory library
     Saltman, D. & Thompson, L.  Pulp and paper primer  1998  Obligatory library
     Smook, G.A.  Handbook for pulp and paper technologists  1992  Obligatory library
     Additional information p. 1-19, 36-132, 186-363.


Description
Learning outcomes 

The student will gain an ability to analyze, evaluate, and develop principal manufacturing processes and product properties, utilizing high-school level mathematics and physics.

 
Content 

Essentials: Filtration and Consolidation. Pulp Manufacturing. Papermaking materials. Relationships between product structure and properties.

Complementary knowledge: Paper grades. Demand. Productivity. Anisotropy. Mechanical Properties. Wet pressing and density effects.

Special knowledge: Kubelka-Munk optics. Color co-ordinates.

 
Modes of study 

Lectures (24 h), exercises (46 h), literature, excursion and examination (58 h).

 
Study materials 

Saltman, D. & Thompson, L. (1998) Pulp and paper primer

Smook, G.A. (1992) Handbook for pulp and paper technologists , p. 1-19, 36-132, 186-363

 
Evaluation criteria 

0-5. Evaluation is based on the examination (75%) and weekly exercises (25%).

 
Teachers 

Professor of Forest Products Technology

 
Prerequisites 

Basic university level studies in wood science, as well as basic mathematics and physics at a high school level.

 
Time 

Every other year (next time September-October 2022).

 
Campus 

Joensuu, video connection to Kuopio

 
Further information 

The language of instruction for the course is English.

 


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
No teaching

Future exams
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
Registration ended Fibrous Products  General examination  Petri Kärenlampi 
14.08.20fri 12.00-16.00
Registration ended Fibrous Products  General examination  Petri Kärenlampi 
14.08.20fri 12.00-16.00
Register Fibrous Products  General examination  Petri Kärenlampi 
16.09.20wed 12.00-16.00
Register Fibrous Products  General examination  Petri Kärenlampi 
09.12.20wed 12.00-16.00