Research projects

The research activity developed by ESB aims to explore the potential of wood and bioresource materials, to find new applications and develop uses. Find in this section the research projects carried out by the team.

Lunettes en bois et nouveaux materiaux composites biosources

Copeau, new wood-based composites for eyeglass frames

Copeau, new wood-based composites for eyeglass frames The COPEAU project, which stands for Composites and Adjustable Wooden Polymers, is a […]

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SysExpert, a decision support tool for forest resource management

This research project aims to develop a decision support tool for forest-wood policy that can be applied to a territory […]

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recherche esb bois bacteries

Bois H2, prove the antimicrobial activity of wood

This research project examines the antimicrobial activity of timber and its application in hospital constructions and hygiene. Timber is an […]

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déchets de bois

Flexibi develops a regional biorefinery model

This research project aims to develop a regional biorefinery model for processing organic waste in urban and peri-urban areas. The […]

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MERITE, educational kits to raise awareness of wood science

The MERITE project, which brings together 8 higher education institutions, aims to develop scientific and technological knowledge in primary and […]

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Projet recherche toiture chaume

Understand the degradation phenomena of thatched roofs

This research project aims to understand why some thatched roofs deteriorate prematurely. In response to the growing number of thatched […]

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étudiante qui travaille sur un microscope

The influence of microorganisms in the aging of wood

This research project is aimed at determining how microorganisms influence wood ageing. Exposure to inclement weather modifies the surface of […]

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Etude sur la vibration des planchers mixtes bois béton

Study on the comfort of the built environment and the floor vibrations

This research project examines the dynamic performance of medium and long-span timber-concrete composite floors. The programme is comparing analytical design […]

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Photo laboratoire chimie du bois

MATIERES: recycling of wood waste by chemical means

This research project aims to examine the chemical recycling of timber panels for producing high value-added bio-based materials. The MATIERES […]

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Prototype de robot en bois ESB / LS2M

RobEcolo, the wooden robot

This research project is looking to design industrial robots using materials with a low environmental impact. The aim is to […]

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