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Steven Morrissette

M.S. Candidate, Sustainable Biomaterials

Academic Background:

    B.S. Sustainable Biomaterials, Virginia Tech 2016



      Lab Technician, Wood-Based Composites Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. Performed multiple ASTM tests and organized/analyzed the resulting data

      Project Assistant, Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. Assisted with research and testing on pallets, packaging, and unit load design

      Summer Intern, Mott’s Tree Service, Spotsylvania, VA. Worked with arborist on harvesting, milling, and drying trees; woodworking

      Research Assistant, Wood Engineering Lab, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. Conducted various ASTM tests on flooring, CLTs, and wood samples


      Research Interest:

        My research interests center around the construction industry. I am particularly interested in timber frame designs for residential structures and CLT designs for commercial structures. I am also interested in salvage or reclamation of existing structures.



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