891343 Adhesives and gluing

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Van Herwijnen, Hendrikus , Konnerth, Johannes
Institute of Wood Technology and Renewable Materials
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction


Wood as adherent
Overview of adhesives
Chemistry of classical adhesives
Safety & environment
Future adhesives
Processing of adhesives, fabrication of joints
Characterization methods & current research questions

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The students will learn in this course about various adhesives with different chemical composition and their production, properties and application. Reaching the aim of the course the student will have enough basic knowledge on adhesives in the woodworking industry to use in proper way adhesives as well as to evaluate and understand additional informations from various sources.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.