Dr. Laya Khademibami

Dr. Laya  Khademibami

Title

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Contact Information

lk475@msstate.edu
Forest Products, Franklin Center, Room 226

Overview

Education

  • Mississippi State University, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Forest Resources
  • Tarbiat Modares University, Master of Science (M.S.), Wood Science
  • University of Tehran, Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Paper and Wood Sciences

Research Interests

Lumber and forest products standards and evaluation
Mechanics of wood and wood products
Engineered wood products
Wood deterioration and wood preservation
Durability of mass timber products
Natural wood preservatives
Fire retardant examination

Publications

Year Publications
2022

Khademibami, L., Bobadilha, G. 2022. Recent developments studies on wood protection research in academia: A review. Frontiers in Forests and Global Change

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2022

Khademibami, L., Shmulsky, R., Snow, D., Sherrington, A., Montague, I., Ross, R. J., Wang, X. 2022. Wear resistance and hardness assessment of five US hardwoods for bridge decking and truck flooring. Forest Products Journal 72(s1):8-13.

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2022

Snow, D., Khademibami, L., Sherrington, A., Shmulsky, R., Montague, I., Ross, ., Wang, X. 2022. Effect of Thermomechanical Densification Treatment on Abrasion Resistance of Five US Hardwoods. Forest Products Journal 72(3):175-179.

2022

Shmulsky, R., Khademibami, L., Senalik, C., Seale, R., Ross, R. 2022. The influence of foam discontinuity in the shear zone of structural insulated panel beams. Wood and Fiber Science 54(3):187-195.

2021

Khademibami, L., Sherrington, A., Shmulsky, R., Quin, F. 2021. Determination of flexural strength of structural red and white oak and hardwood composite lumber. Forest Products Journal 71(4):401-406.

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2020

Khademibami, L., Barnes, H., Jeremic, D., Shmulsky, R., Bourne, K., Fatemi, S. A. 2020. Antifungal activity and fire resistance properties of nano-chitosan treated wood. BioResources 15(3):5926-5939.

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2020

Khademibami, L., Jeremic Nikolic, D., Shmulsky, R., Barnes, H. 2020. Chitosan oligomers and related nanoparticles as environmentally friendly wood preservatives. BioResources 15(2):2800-2817.

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Society Memberships

  • Southern Pressure Treaters Association (SPTA)
  • American Wood Protection Association (AWPA)
  • Society of Wood Science and Technology (SWST)
  • Forest Product Society (FPS)
  • International Research Group on Wood Protection (IRG)