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Society of Wood Science and Technology


2000 Annual Meeting
June 18, 2000
Lake Tahoe, Nevada

The 2000 SWST Annual Meeting took place on Sunday, June 18, 2000 in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, at Harveys Resort Hotel & Casino. The technical session, titled "Material Changes in Residential Construction", was held from 8:00 am to 10:45 am.
Click here to view the Program.

The Proceedings from this meeting is available from the Executive Office, P.O. Box 6155, Monona, WI 53716-6155, for $10.00.
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An Awards Presentation took place from 10:45 am to 11:45 am. Awards which were presented included:

  1. Distinguished Service Award - Otto Suchsland

  2. George G. Marra Award for Excellence in Writing

    • 1st place: Jhang, Jian and Perry N. Peralta, "Moisture content-water potential characteristics curves for red oak and loblolly pine", Volume 31(4): 360-369.

    • 2nd place: Chowdhury, Mohammed Jahangir and Philip E. Humphrey, "The effect of acetylation on the shear strength development, Volume 31(3): 293-299.

  3. Newsletter Editor and Editorial Assistant awards : Certificates of appreciation were presented to John Phelps as Editor and Patty Cludray as the Editorial Assistant.

  4. Student Poster Competition Winners - Judges for the competition were: Fran Wagner, Mark Gibson, Cindi West and Mike Barnes.

The Annual Business Meeting ran from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm (along with a box lunch).
Click here to see the minutes from the meeting.



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