Utilization of plasma treatments in the field of wood protection

IRG/WP 21-40912

S Dahle, H Militz

Plasma treatments have been used for modification of surfaces of wood and wood-based materials for some decades and solutions were developed to apply it for wood protection. This contribution aims to present the background, introduce the available plasma technology, and to give an overview on the typical applications and benefits.

Keywords: plasma, barrier discharge, corona, gliding arc, jet, flame, wood, composite

Conference: 21-11-1/2 IRG52 Webinar

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