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Resin spotting in medium density fibreboard.
(University of Canterbury, 1992)
This project investigated the problem of resin spotting in Medium Density Fibreboard, (MDF). It tried to determine the cause and also ways to eliminate the problem preferably from the source. The object was to identify ...
Analysis of sustainability for Colombia, with particular attention to the role of water resources
(University of Canterbury. Chemical and Process Engineering, 2002)
This thesis strives to gain an understanding of the intricate issues surrounding ideas such as development, people's quality of life, water resources use and sustainability in the context of a country as complex as Colombia. ...
Continuous production and supercritical extraction of acetone, butanol and ethanol by Clostridium acetobutylicum fermentation.
(University of Canterbury, 2017)
A batch and continuous fermentation of Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824 was tested for the production of acetone, butanol and ethanol. It was found that the batch process with a glucose-based medium supplemented with ...
3D printing of porous polymeric materials for stationary phases of chromatography columns
(University of Canterbury, 2018)
The work described in this thesis focused on the creation of 3D printed chromatography columns using high internal phase emulsion polymer (polyHIPE) materials. The first step was to prepare and optimize a porous, polymeric ...