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Gaitán-Alvarez, J., Berrocal, A., Lykidis, C., Moya, R., Mantanis, G. (2021). Furfurylation of tropical wood species with and without silver nanoparticles: Part II: Evaluation of wood properties. Wood Material Science and Engineering (submitted in)



Martinka, J., Mantanis, G.I., Lykidis, C., Antov, P., Rantuch, P. (2021). The effect of partial substitution of polyphosphates with aluminium hydroxide and borates on the technological and fire properties of medium density fibreboard. Wood Material Science and Engineering (in press), DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/17480272.2021.1933175



Lin, C.F., Karlsson, O., Martinka, J., Rantuch, P., Garskaite, E., Mantanis, G.I., Jones, D., Sandberg, D. (2021). Approaching highly leaching-resistant fire-retardant wood by in situ polymerization with melamine formaldehyde resin. ACS Omega, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/acsomega.1c01044


Gaitán-Alvarez J., Moya R., Mantanis, G.I., Berrocal, A. (2021). Furfurylation of tropical wood species with and without silver nanoparticles. Part I. Analysis with confocal laser scanning microscopy and FTIR spectroscopy. Wood Material Science and Engineering (under review)


Antov, P., Savov, V., Krišťák, L., Réh, R., Mantanis, G.I. (2021). Eco-friendly high-density fiberboards bonded with urea-formaldehyde and ammonium lignosulfonate. Polymers 13, 220, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/polym13020220


Kim, I., Karlsson, O., Jones, D., Mantanis, G.I., Sandberg, D. (2021). Dimensional stabilisation of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) sapwood by reaction wiτh maleic anhydride and sodium hypophosphite. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products (in press), DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00107-020-01650-6


Lykidis, C., Moya, R., Tenorio, C. (2020). The effect of melamine formaldehyde impregnation and hot-pressing parameters on the density profile of densified poplar wood. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products 78 (3), 433-440 (I.F. 1.771)


Lin C., Karlsson O., Mantanis G.I., Jones D., Sandberg D. (2020). Fire retardancy and leaching resistance of pine wood impregnated with melamine formaldehyde resin in-situ with guanyl-urea phosphate/boric acid. In: Makovicka Osvaldova L., Markert F., Zelinka S. (eds) Wood & Fire Safety. WFS 2020. Springer, Cham, pp. 83-89


Taghiyari H.R., Tajvidi M., Taghiyari R., Mantanis G.I., Esmailpour A., Hosseinpourpia R. (2020). Nanotechnology for wood quality improvement and protection. Book Chapter 19 in "Nanomaterials for Agriculture and Forestry Applications", Eds. A. Husen and M. Jawaid, doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-817852-2.00019-6, pp. 469-489


Mantanis G., Lykidis C., Papadopoulos A.N. (2020). Durability of Accoya wood in ground stake testing after 10 years of exposure in Greece. Polymers 12(8), 1638 (I.F. 3.426)


Gaitán-Alvarez J., Berrocal A., Mantanis G., Moya R., Araya F. (2020). Acetylation of tropical hardwood species from forest plantations in Costa Rica – An FTIR spectroscopic analysis. Journal of Wood Science 66(49), 1638 (I.F. 1.581)


Antov P., Mantanis G., Savov V. (2020). Development of wood composites from recycled fibres bonded with magnesium lignosulfonate. Forests, 11(6): 613, DOI: 10.3390/ f11060613 (I.F. 2.221)


Antov P., Savov V., Mantanis G., Neykov N. (2020). Medium-density fibreboards bonded with phenol-formaldehyde resin and calcium lignosulfonate as an eco-friendly additive. Wood Material Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.1080/17480272.2020.1751279 (I.F. 1.265)


Lin C., Karlsson O., Mantanis G., Sandberg D. (2020). Fire performance and leach resistance of pine wood impregnated with guanyl-urea phosphate/boric acid and a melamine-formaldehyde resin. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 78(1): 107-111 (I.F. 1.771)


Esmailpour A., Taghiyari H.R., Ghorbanali M., Mantanis G. (2020). Improving fire retardancy of medium density fibreboard by nano-wollastonite. Fire and Materials; 2020 1(8), DOI: 10.1002/fam.2855 (I.F. 1.925)


Mantanis G., Martinka J., Lykidis C., Ševčík L. (2019). Technological properties and fire performance of medium density fibreboard (MDF) treated with selected polyphosphate-based fire retardants. Wood Material Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.1080/1748 0272.2019.1596159 (I.F. 1.265)


Lykidis, C., Kotrotsiou, K., Tsichlakis, A. (2019). Reducing set-recovery of compressively densified poplar wood by impregnation–modification with melamine–formaldehyde resin. Wood Material Science & Engineering, 1-9 (I.F. 1.265)


Tsolakis, P.K., Lykidis, C. (2019). Increasing fire retardancy of wood by impregnation with inorganic salts recovered from exhausted fire extinguishing powder. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products 77(6), 1225-1227 (I.F. 1.771)


Lin C., Karlsson O., Mantanis G., Sandberg D. (2019). Fire performance and leach resistance of pine wood impregnated with guanyl-urea phosphate (GUP)/boric acid (BA) and melamine-formaldehyde (MF) resin. In: Proc. of 15th Annual Meeting of Northern European Network, Lund University, Sweden, pp. 147-149


Mantanis G., Athanassiadou E., Barbu M., Wijnendaele, K. (2018). Adhesive systems used in the European particleboard, MDF and OSB industries. Wood Material Science and Engineering 13 (2): 104-116 (I.F. 1.265)


Lykidis C., de Troya T., Conde M., Galvan J., Mantanis G. (2018). Termite resistance of beech wood treated with zinc oxide and zinc borate nanocompounds. Wood Material Science and Engineering 13 (1): 45-49 (I.F. 1.265)


Sandberg D., Kutnar A., Mantanis G. (2017). Wood modification technologies - a review. iForest 10: 895-908 (I.F. 1.010)


Mantanis G. (2017). Chemical modification of wood by acetylation or furfurylation – A review of the present scaled-up technologies. BioResources 12(2): 4478-4489 (I.F. 1.412)


Doğu D., Yilgŏr N., Mantanis G., Tuncer F.D. (2017). Structural evaluation of a timber construction element originating from the Great Metéoron monastery in Greece. BioResources 12(2): 2433-2451 (I.F. 1.412)


Lykidis C., de Troya M., Conde M., Galván J., Mantanis G. (2016). The termite resistance of wood impregnated with nano-zinc oxide and nano-zinc borate dispersions. In: Proc. of 47th Annual Conference of the International Research Group on Wood Protection (IRG), 15-19 May 2016, Lisbon, Portugal


Lykidis C., Bak M., Mantanis G., Németh, R. (2016). Biological resistance of pine wood treated with nano-sized zinc oxide and zinc borate against brown-rot fungi. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products 74(6): 909-911 (I.F. 1771)


Sahin T., Mantanis G. (2016). Colour changes of pine and fir wood treated with several titanium- and zinc- oxide based nanocompounds. Advances in Forestry Letter 5: 17-23


Mantanis G., Lykidis C. (2015). Evaluation of weathering of furfurylated wood decks after a 3-year outdoor exposure in Greece. Drvna Industrja 66 (2): 115-122 (I.F. 0.782)


Mantanis, G., Terzi, E., Kartal, S.N., Papadopoulos A. (2014). Evaluation of mold, decay and termite resistance of pine wood treated with zinc- and copper- based nanocompounds. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 90: 140-144 (I.F. 2.618)


Lykidis, C., Mantanis, G., Adamopoulos, S., Kalafata, K., Arabatzis, I. (2013). Effects of nano-sized zinc oxide and zinc borate impregnation on brown-rot resistance of black pine (Pinus nigra L.) wood. Wood Material Science & Engineering 8(4): 242-244.


P. Gascón-Garrido, P., Oliver-Villanueva, J.V., Ibiza-Palacios, M.S., Militz, H., Mai, C. and S. Adamopoulos. 2013. Resistance of wood modified with different technologies against Mediterranean termites (Reticulitermes spp.). Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 82, 13-16 (I.F. 2.618)


Gortzi O., Metaxa X., Mantanis G. and S. Lalas (2013). Effect of artificial aging using eleven different wood chips on the antioxidant activity, phenolic profile, sensory properties and color of two Greek red wines. Food Chemistry 141: 2887-2895 (I.F. 4.082)


Lykidis, C. Grigoriou Α. and I. Barboutis, 2013. Assessment of fir, fruit tree branches and evergreen hardwood schrubs wood as raw materials for particleboard. A) Mechanical properties. Wood Material Science & Engineering 9(4), 202-208


Skarvelis M. and G. Mantanis (2013). Physical and mechanical properties of beech wood harvested in the Greek public forests. Wood Research 58(1): 1-7.


Mahnert, K-C., Adamopoulos, S., Koch, G. and H. Militz. 2013. Topochemistry of heat-treated and N-methylol melamine modified wood of Koto (Pterygota macrocarpa K. Schum.) and Limba (Terminalia superba Engl. et Diels). Holzforschung 67(2): 137-146


Sint, K.M., Adamopoulos, S., Koch, G., Hapla, F. and H. Militz. 2013. Impregnation of Bombax ceiba and Bombax insigne wood with a N-methylol melamine compound. Wood Science and Technology 47(1): 43-58


Sint, K. M., Adamopoulos, S., Koch, G., Hapla, F., and H. Militz. 2013. Wood anatomy and topochemistry of Bombax ceiba L. and Bombax insigne Wall. BioResources 8(1): 530-544


Papadopoulos A.N., Mantanis G., Katsinikas, K., Michael M. (2013). Formaldehyde in indoor air of new appartments in Drama, Greece. Advances in Forestry Letter, 2(2): 9-13


Adamopoulos, S., Bastani, A., Gascón-Garrido, P., Militz, H. and C. Mai. 2012. Adhesive bonding of beech wood modified with a phenol formaldehyde compound. Eur. J. Wood Prod. 70: 897-901


Lykidis, C., Parnavela C., Goulounis N. and A. Grigoriou, 2012. Potential for utilizing waste corrugated paper containers into wood composites using UF and PMDI resin systems. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products Vol. 70, No 6, pp. 811–818


Voulgaridis, E., Passialis, C., Negri, M. and S. Adamopoulos. 2012. Shear bond strength of black locust with three different adhesive systems. Wood Research 57(3): 489-496


Xiao, Z., Xie, Y., Adamopoulos, S., and C. Mai. 2012. Effects of chemical modification with glutaraldehyde on the weathering performance of Scots pine sapwood. Wood Science and Technology 46(4): 749-767


Adamopoulos, S. and E. Voulgaridis. 2012. Effect of hot-water extractives on water sorption and dimensional changes of black locust wood. Wood Research 57(1): 69-78


Adamopoulos, S., Wimmer R. and E. Milios. 2012. Tracheid length – growth relationships of young Pinus brutia grown on reforestation sites. IAWA J. 33(1): 39-49


Mantanis G. and D. Jones (2012). Innovative modification of wood with nanoparticulate treatment. In: Proc. of the 6th European Conference on Wood Modification, 16/18-09-12, Slovenia.


Graikou K., Gortzi O., Mantanis G. and I. Chinou (2012). Chemical composition and biological activity of the essential oil from the wood of Pinus heldreichii Christ. var. leucodermis. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 70:615-620.


Adamopoulos S., Gellerich A., Mantanis G., Kalaitzi, T. and H. Militz (2012). Resistance of Pinus leucodermis heartwood and sapwood against the brown rot fungus Coniophora puteana. Wood Material Science & Engineering, 7(4):242-244.


Papadopoulos A.N. and G. Mantanis (2012). Vapour sorption studies of Belmadur wood. Advances in Forestry Letter, 1:1-6.


Mantanis G., Jones D. (2012). Innovative modification of wood with nanoparticulate treatment. In: Proc. of the 6th European Conference on Wood Modification, 16/18-09-2012, Ljubljana, Slovenia


Sahin, T.H. and G. Mantanis (2011). Colour changes in wood surfaces modified by a nanoparticulate based treatment. Wood Research 56(4): 525-532.


Sahin, T.H. and G. Mantanis (2011). Nano-based surface treatment effects on swelling, water sorption and hardness of wood. Maderas. Ciencia y tecnologia 13(1): 41-48.


Adamopoulos, S., Chavenetidou, M. and C. Passialis. 2011. Span-to-depth ratio for shear free deformations in static bending of small wood specimens. Wood Research 56(3): 429-434


Adamopoulos, S., Karageorgos, A., Passialis, C. and M. Chavenetidou. 2011. Mathematical approach for defining juvenile-mature wood transition zone in black locust and chestnut. Wood and Fiber Science 43(3): 336-342


Adamopoulos, S., Xie, Y. and H. Militz. 2011. Distribution of blue stain in untreated and DMDHEU treated Scots pine sapwood panels after six years of outdoor weathering. Eur. J. Wood Prod. 69(2): 333-336


Sint, Κ.Μ., Militz, Η., Adamopoulos, S. and F. Hapla. 2011. Treatability and penetration indices of four lesser-used Myanmar hardwoods. Wood Research 56(1): 13-22


Adamopoulos, S., G. Koch. 2011. Wood structure and topochemistry of Juniperus excelsa. IAWA J. 32(1): 67-76


Scholz, G., Adamopoulos, S. and H. Militz. 2011. Migration of blue stain hyphae within wax treated wood. IAWAJ. 32 (1): 88-96


Κακαράς Ι. και Μαντάνης Γ. (2010). Η εφαρμογή της σύγχρονης τεχνολογίας στη συντήρηση έργων τέχνης από ξύλο. Επιστημονική Επετηρίδα Σχολής Δασολογίας & ΦΠ Αριστοτέλειο Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλονίκης (τιμητικός τόμος στη μνήμη Καθ. ΝικολάουΣτάμου).


Adamopoulos, S., Chavenetidou, M., Passialis C. and E. Voulgaridis. 2010. Effect of cambium age and ring width on density and fibre length of black locust and chestnut wood. Wood Research 55(3): 25-36


Mantanis G., Karastergiou S., Barboutis I. (2010). Finger jointing of green Black pine wood (Pinus nigra L.). European Journal of Wood & Wood Products 69(1): 155-157.


Mantanis G.I., Birbilis, D. (2010). Physical and mechanical properties of Athel wood (Tamarix aphylla). Suleyman Demirel University (SDU) - Forestry Faculty Journal 2010; A(2): 82-87.


Mantanis G.I. and A. Papadopoulos (2010). Reducing the thickness swelling of wood-based panels by applying a nanotechnology compound. European Journal of Wood & Wood Products 68: 237-239.


Mantanis G.I., Adamopoulos S. and E. Rammou (2010). Physical and mechanical properties of Pinus leucodermis wood. Wood Material Science & Engineering 2010; 5 (1): 50-52.