University Catalog 2023-2024

Forest Biomaterials (MS)

Degree Requirements

Required Courses12
Masters Research Methods in Forest Biomaterials
Master's Seminar
Select three of the following courses:
Forest Products Colloids & Surfaces
Forest Biomaterials Physics
Forest Biomaterials Chemistry
Engineering Unit Operations for Biomass Conversion
Elective Courses15
Strategic Business Processes for the Forest Products Industry
Chemical Principles for the Papermaking Process Engineer
Wet-End and Colloidal Chemistry
Environmental Life Cycle Analysis
The Sustainable Bioeconomy
Additional Course3
"Additional Course" approved in conjunction with the academic committee to meet 30 total hours
Total Hours30


  • Dimitris S. Argyropoulos
  • Marko Hakovirta
  • Martin A. Hubbe
  • Hasan Jameel
  • Stephen S. Kelley
  • Melissa Pasquinelli
  • David C. Tilotta
  • Richard A. Venditti
  • Lucian A. Lucia
  • Philip H. Mitchell
  • Lokendra Pal
  • Sunkyu Park
  • Joel Justin Pawlak
  • Perry N. Peralta
  • Ilona Maria Peszlen
  • Leah C. Rathbun
  • Daniel Erique Saloni
  • Ronalds Wilfredo Gonzalez
  • Paul Frederik Laleicke
  • Nathalie Marie Lavoine
  • Yuan Yao
  • Medwick V. Byrd
  • Elizabeth Kierepka
  • Melissa Anne Pasquinelli
  • Rico Ruffino
  • Hou-Min Chang
  • Ellis B. Cowling
  • Earl L. Deal
  • Eric L. Ellwood
  • Edward T. Funkhouser
  • Irving S. Goldstein
  • John A. Heitmann Jr.
  • Larry G. Jahn
  • Magret Joyce
  • Adrianna G. Kirkman
  • Michael J. Kocurek
  • Ronald G. Pearson
  • Richard J. Thomas
  • Elisabeth A. Wheeler
  • Sujit Banerjee
  • Jesse Daystar
  • Richard Phillips