Dr. David C. Tilotta, Professor, holds a Ph.D. from Kansas State University. Dr. Tilotta provides educational and extension programming in housing and analytical chemistry.
Dr. David C. Tilotta’s research interests include the chemical contamination and decontamination of wood and the development of analytical methodology for the detection of organic and inorganic components in wood. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, the Forest Products Society, and Sigma Xi.
Area(s) of Expertise
Housing and analytical chemistry, chemical contamination and decontamination of wood and the development of analytical methodology for the detection of organic and inorganic components in wood
- Evaluation of Low-Cost Moisture Meters for Wood , JOURNAL OF TESTING AND EVALUATION (2021)
- Characterization of Selected Pyrolysis Products of Diseased Orange Wood , BIORESOURCES (2020)
- Spectroscopic Interrogation of the Acetylation Selectivity of Hardwood Biopolymers , STARCH-STARKE (2019)
- Structural characterization of loblolly pine derived biochar by X-ray diffraction and electron energy loss spectroscopy , ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2018)
- Effect of different headspace concentrations of bornyl acetate on fecundity ofgreen peach aphid and balsam woolly adelgid , Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research (2017)
- Qualitative analysis of the extractives of orange wood , Wood and Fiber Science (2017)
- Morphological and interfacial properties of chemically-modified tropical hardwood , RSC Advances (2016)
- Thermal and storage stability of bio-oil from pyrolysis of torrefied wood , Energy & Fuels (2015)
- Identification of free radicals in pyrolysis oil and their impact on bio-oil stability , RSC Advances (2014)
- Toward understanding of bio-oil aging: Accelerated aging of bio-oil fractions , ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2014)