Opportunities in Papermaking Wet-End Chemistry:

Register now: TAPPI short course: June 4-6, 2012, Atlanta, GA, "Introduction to Wet-End Chemistry", chaired by Martin Hubbe.

Mini-Encyclopedia Trouble-shooting guide

Announcing BioResources, a peer-reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the science of lignocellulosic materials, chemicals, and their uses. Topics include papermaking chemistry. Check it out at www.ncsu.edu/bioresources . Also: www.bioresources.com

Web links Education in wet-end chemistry

Links! Is your company involved with papermaking chemistry? Please e-mail your company's URL.
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Download PDF files of articles by Martin A. Hubbe

About us Publications

Each semester has MS-level Internet-based distance education courses. Our Spring (odd year) course is "Wet-End & Colloidal Chemistry". Each Fall is "Chemical Principles for the Papermaking Process Engineer." REGISTER in AUGUST or December.

Serivce and Consulting Research areas

Check out our GLOSSARY of paper chemistry terms.

New paper-art method, "submerged jets"; Check it out!

Fun and Art WPS322: Undergrad Wet End & Polymer Chemistry Featured essays: "Good Chemistry";ASA droplet size; Starting a distance education program; Enzyme use in papermaking; Pitch and stickies - a chemist's view; Does pitch have your attention?; Process water; Recycling of additives; Retention and drainage chemicals; Right sizing; A cure for stickies?; Troubleshooting. When in Raleigh stop by to see our lab.

Chemical Principles Course

Graduate level wet-end chemistry course Send e-mail "Good things can happen when chemical additive s are added to a fibrous slurry at the wet end of a paper machine. Let's make them happen."

This site is maintained on behalf of the Papermaking Wet-End Chemistry program at North Carolina State University (Department of Wood and Paper Science). Please send corrections, additions, and other comments to Dr. Martin A. Hubbe, caretaker of the website.

Contact information:

Dr. Martin A. Hubbe
Professor
Buckman Distinguished Scientist
Dept. of Forest Biomaterials
North Carolina State University
Box 8005
Raleigh, NC 27695

m_hubbe@ncsu.edu

 

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Phone: (919) 513-3022
Fax: (919) 515-6302

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Alphabetical list of links to contents of this site:

Activities
Additives used in papermaking
Art exhibit: scanned images of paper art
Buckman Foundation program of wet-end chemistry
Business opportunities in wet-end chemistry
Colleges with wet-end chemistry programs
Corporate sponsorship of research
Curiculum vitae (Hubbe resume)
Definitions
Department of Wood & Paper Science, Pulp & Paper Program
Distance courses
Educational opportunities
E-mail (Hubbe)
Emerging technology
Encylopedia of wet-end chemistry
Essay: "Good Chemistry - Looking towards the Future of Papermaking Additives"
Fun stuff
Games
Guide to troubleshooting of wet-end chemistry problems
Graduate education
Graduate course website: "Wet-End & Colloidal Chemistry"
Graduate research
Handmade paper
Laboratory pictures
Jokes
Links to schools, companies, organizations involved with wet-end chemistry
Mini-encyclopedia
Museum of hand-made paper art
Paper and Chinese character(s)
Publications
Pulp & Paper Program at North Carolina State Univ. (link)
Research areas
Schools with wet-end chemistry programs
Semester courses
Short courses
Troubleshooting guide for papermaking chemistry problems
Organizations involved with wet-end chemistry
Undergraduate wet-end chemistry course
Unit operations in paper mills affecting wet-end chemistry
Universities with programs in wet-end chemistry
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