Journal Articles

2019

A review of electro-stimulated gels and their applications: Present state and future perspectives
October 2019 – Materials Science and Engineering: C, 103, 109852
Imdad Ali, Li Xudong, Chen Xiaoqing, Jiao Zhiwei, Mohammad Pervaiz, Yang Weimin, Li Haoyi, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.109852

Flexible electrically conductive films based on nanofibrillated cellulose and polythiophene prepared via oxidative polymerization
September 2019 – Carbohydrate Polymers, 220, 79-85
Otavio Augusto Titton Dias, Samir Konar, Alcides Lopes Leão, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2019.05.057

Non-catalytic green solvent lignin isolation process from wheat straw and the structural analysis
September 2019 – Renewable Energy, online
Nasim Ramezani, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2019.03.026

Biopolymer Substrates in Buccal Drug Delivery: Current Status and Future Trend
June 2019 – Current Medicinal Chemistry, 26(9), 1-8
Bo Sun, Weijun Wang, Zhibin He, Min Zhang, Fangong Kong, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.2174/0929867325666181001114750

Lignin utilization: A review of lignin depolymerization from various aspects
June 2019 – Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 107, 232-249
Chonlong Chio, Mohini Sain, Wensheng Qin
DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2019.03.008

Future Perspectives and Review on Organic Carbon Dots in Electronic Applications
May 2019 – ACS Nano, 2019
Maria Semeniuk, Zhihui Yi, Vida Poursorkhabi, Jimi Tjong, Shaffiq Jaffer, Zheng-Hong Lu, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.9b00688

Porous graphitic biocarbon and reclaimed carbon fiber derived environmentally benign lightweight composites
May 2019 – Science of The Total Environment, 664, 363-373
Sossina Gezahegn, Runshen Lai, Liulian Huang, Lihui Chen, Fang Huang, Nyk Blozowski, Sean C. Thomas, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong, Shaffiq Jaffer, Amir Behravesh, Yang Weimin
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.408

Improving cellulose nanofibrillation of non-wood fiber using alkaline and bleaching pre-treatments
May 2019 – Industrial Crops and Products, 131, 203-212
Alessandra de Souza Fonseca, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Samir Kumar Konar, Mohini Sain, Lina Bufalino, Joabel Raabe, Ires Paula de Andrade Miranda, Maria Alice Martins, Gustavo Henrique Denzin Tonoli
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2019.01.046

Variation in Feedstock Wood Chemistry Strongly Influences Biochar Liming Potential
April 2019 – Soil Systems, 3(2), 26
Sossina Gezahegn, Mohini Sain, Sean C. Thomas
DOI: 10.3390/soilsystems3020026

Towards Solar Methanol: Past, Present, and Future
February 2019 – Advanced Science, 2019, 1801903
Athanasios A. Tountas, Xinyue Peng, Alexandra V. Tavasoli, Paul N. Duchesne, Thomas L. Dingle, Yuchan Dong, Lourdes Hurtado, Abhinav Mohan, Wei Sun, Ulrich Ulmer, Lu Wang, Thomas E. Wood, Christos T. Maravelias, Mohini M. Sain, Geoffrey A. Ozin
DOI: 10.1002/advs.201801903

The effect of lightweighting on greenhouse gas emissions and life cycle energy for automotive composite parts
January 2019 – Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, pp. 1-12
Masoud Akhshik, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1007/s10098-018-01662-0

Zwitterions for Organic/Perovskite Solar Cells, Light‐Emitting Devices, and Lithium Ion Batteries: Recent Progress and Perspectives
January 2019 – Advanced Energy Materials, 2019, 1803354
A. Islam, J. Li, M. Pervaiz, Z.‐H. Lu, M. Sain, L. Chen, X. Ouyang
DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201803354

2018

Cell interactions and cytotoxic studies of cellulose nanofibers from Curauá natural fibers
December 2018 – Carbohydrate Polymers, 201, 87-95
Sivoney Ferreira Souza, Marcos Mariano, Dennys Reis, Christiane Bertachini Lombello, Mariselma Ferreira,
Mohini Sain
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2018.08.056

A Review on Phenolic Resin and its Composites
2018 – Current Analytical Chemistry, 14(3)
Mohd Asim, Naheed Saba, Mohammad Jawaid, Mohammad Nasir, Mohammed Pervaiz, Othman Y. Alothman
DOI: 10.2174/1573411013666171003154410

Development of high bio-content polypropylene composites with different industrial lignins
September 2018 – Polym Adv Technol. (2018), pp. 1-9
Otavio Augusto Titton Dias, Mohini Sain, Ivana Cesarino, Alcides Lopes Leão
DOI: 10.1002/pat.4444

Graphene oxide modification for enhancing high-density polyethylene properties: a comparison between solvent reaction and melt mixing
August 2018 – Journal of Polymer Engineering, 39(1), pp. 85-93
Antimo Graziano, Shaffiq Jaffer, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1515/polyeng-2018-0106

Biomass-based edible film with enhanced mass barrier capacity and gas permeable selectivity
August 2018 – Cellulose (2018), pp. 1-19
Bo Sun, Weijun Wang, Min Zhang, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-018-1976-z

Improvement of stability of tea polyphenols: a review.
August 2018 – Current Pharmaceutical Design, online
Bo Sun, Weijun Wang, Zhibin He, Min Zhang, Fangong Kong, Mohini Sain, Yonghao Ni.
DOI: 10.2174/1381612824666180810160321

The effect of tannic acids on the electrical conductivity of PEDOT:PSS Films
August 2018 – Applied Surface Science, 448, pp. 583-588
Zhihui Yi, Yongbiao Zhao, Peicheng Li, Kevin Ho, Nykola Blozowski, Gilbert Walker, Shaffiq Jaffer, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain, Zhenghong Lu.
DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2018.04.168

Use of sulfated cellulose nanocrystals towards stability enhancement of gelatin-encapsulated tea polyphenols
July 2018 – Cellulose 25(9), pp. 5157-5173
Bo Sun, Min Zhang, Yonghao Ni
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-018-1918-9

Preparation and characterization of biobased microspheres from lignin sources
July 2018 – Industrial Crops and Products, 117, pp. 58-65
Javad Sameni, Sally Krigstin, Shaffiq A Jaffer, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2018.02.078

Review on modification strategies of polyethylene/polypropylene immiscible thermoplastic polymer blends for enhancing their mechanical behavior
June 2018 – Journal of Elastomers & Plastics, online
Antimo Graziano, Shaffiq Jaffer, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0095244318783806

Predicting the stress relaxation behavior of glass-fiber reinforced polypropylene composites
June 2018 – Composites Science and Technology, 161, pp. 85-91
Numaira Obaid, Mark T Kortschot, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2018.04.004

Thermal and Physiochemical Characterization of Lignin Extracted from Wheat Straw by Organosolv Process
February 2018 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment, online
Nasim Ramezani, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-018-1199-2

Water Resistant Nanopapers Prepared by Lactic Acid Modified Cellulose Nanofibers
January 2018 – Cellulose 25(1), pp. 259-268
Jatin Sethi, Muhammad Farooq, Sunanda Sain, Mohini Sain, Juho Sirviö, Mirja Illikainen, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-017-1540-2

A comparative life cycle assessment based evaluation of greenhouse gas emission and social study: natural fibre versus glass fibre reinforced plastic automotive parts
January 2018 – International Journal of Global Warming, 5(3), pp. 350-369
Masoud Akhshik, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1504/IJGW.2018.093125

2017

Modeling and Predicting the Stress Relaxation of Composites with Short and Randomly Oriented Fibers
October 2017 – Materials 10(10), 1207
Numaira Obaid, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.3390/ma10101207

Permeability and Mechanical Property Correlation of Bio based Epoxy Reinforced with Unidirectional Sisal Fiber Mat Through Vacuum Infusion Molding Technique
October 2017 – Polymer Composites 38(10), pp. 2192-2200
Rajkumar Subbiah, , Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pc.23797

Industrial-Scale Preparation of Nanocellulose-Reinforced Biocomposites
September 2017 – S.P.E. Plastics Research Online
Pejman Heidarian, Tayebeh Behzad, Keikhosro Karimi, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.2417/spepro.006960

Nanocellulose Composites with Enhanced Interfacial Compatibility and Mechanical Properties Using a Hybrid-Toughened Epoxy Matrix
August 2017 – Carbohydrate Polymers 177(1), pp. 249-257
Pei-Yu Kuo, Luizmar de Assis Barros, Ning Yan, Mohini Sain, Yan Qing, Yiqiang Wu.
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.08.091

Life Cycle Assessment and Cost Analysis of Hybrid Fiber-Reinforced Engine Beauty Cover in Comparison with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Counterpart
July 2017 – Environmental Impact Assessment Review 65, pp. 111-117
Masoud Akhshik, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.eiar.2017.04.005

Thermal and Dimensional Stability of Injection-Molded Sisal-Glass Fiber Hybrid PP Biocomposites
May 2017 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment, pp. 1-11
K.C. Birat, Jimi Tjong, Shaffiq Jaffer, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-017-1033-2

Topochemistry of Cellulose Nanofibers Resulting from Molecular and Polymer Grafting
May 2017 – Cellulose 24(5), pp. 2139-2152
Mobina Ahmadi, Tayebeh Behzad, Rohollah Bagheri, Mehran Ghiaci, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-017-1254-5

Properties Investigation of Recycled Polylactic Acid Reinforced by Cellulose Nanofibrils Isolated from Bagasse
April 2017 – Polymer Composites
Pejman Heidarian, Tayebeh Behzad, Keikhosro Karimi, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pc.24404

Understanding the Stress Relaxation of Polymers Reinforced with Short Elastic Fibers
April 2017 – Materials 10(5), 472
Numaira Obaid, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.3390/ma10050472

Thermal and Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Cellulose Nanofibers Reinforced Epoxy Composites
March 2017 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 102, pp. 822-828
Naheed Saba, Ahmed Safwan, Muhammed Lamin Sanyang, F. Mohammad, Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohammad Jawaid, Othman Y. Alothman, Mohini Sain.
DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.04.074

Model Development for Work of Fracture of Hybrid Composites
March 2017 – Journal of Polymer Science 134(25), 44711
Hamideh Hajiha, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.44711

Numerical and Experimental Validation of Natural Fiber Orientation in Viscous Fluid of Injection Cavity
February 2017 – Journal of Natural Fibers 14(5), pp. 634-644
K. Rajasekaran, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/15440478.2016.1266290

Effect of Alkyl Phenol from Cashew Nutshell Liquid and Sisal Fiber Reinforcement on Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of Epoxy Resin
February 2017 – Journal of Natural Fibers 14(5), pp. 747-758
Rajesh Panda, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/15440478.2017.1279100

Biosynthesis, Microstructural Characterisations and Investigation of In-Vitro Mutagenic and Eco-Toxicological Response of a Novel Microbial Exopolysaccharide Based Biopolymer
February 2017 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment, pp. 1-10
Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh, Subrata Bandhu Ghosh, Arturo Rodriguez, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-016-0925-x

Enhanced Properties of Poly(ethylene oxide)/Cellulose Nanofiber Biocomposites
February 2017 – Cellulose 24(2), pp. 755-767
Fatemeh Safdari, Pierre J. Carreau, Marie-Claude Heuzey, Musa R. Kamal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-016-1137-1

Mechanical, Morphological and Structural Properties of Cellulose Nanofibers Reinforced Epoxy Composites
January 2017 – International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 97, pp. 190-200
Naheed Saba, F. Mohammad, Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohammad Jawaid, Othman Y. Alothman, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.01.029

Solubility of Lignin and Acetylated Lignin in Organic Solvents
January 2017 – Bioresources 12(1), pp. 1548-1565
Javad Sameni, Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.12.1.1548-1565

Polyamides: Developments and Applications Towards Next-Generation Engineered Plastics
2017 – Current Organic Synthesis 14(2), pp. 146-155
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohammad Faruq, Mohammad Jawaid, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.2174/1570179413666160831112159

Polylactic acid/polyurethane blend reinforced with cellulose nanocrystals with semi-interpenetrating polymer network (S-IPN) structure
January 2017 – European Polymer Journal 86, pp. 188-199
Jatin Sethi, Mirja Illikainen, Mohini Sain, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2016.11.031

Effect of Natural Fiber Network on Permeability and Tensile Strength of Composites Through Vacuum Infusion Process
2017 – Journal of Natural Fibers 14(2), pp. 278-286
Rajkumar Subbiah, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/15440478.2016.1193092

2016

Mechanical Properties and Cross-Linking Density of Short Sisal Fiber Reinforced Silicone Composites
November 2016 – BioResources 12(1), pp. 211-227
Rajeshekaran Karthikeyan, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.12.1.211-227

Characterization of Lignins Isolated from Industrial Residues and their Beneficial Uses
August 2016 – Bioresources 11(4), pp. 8435-8456
Javad Sameni, Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.11.4.8435-8456

Sustainable and Lightweight Biopolyamide Hybrid Composites for Greener Auto Parts
August 2016 – The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 94(11), pp. 2052-2060
Shaghayegh Armioun, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Johannes Scheel, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong.
DOI: 10.1002/cjce.22609

Dispersion and Reinforcing Effect of Carrot Nanofibers on Biopolyurethane Foams
August 2016 – Materials & Design 110, pp. 526-531
Yvonne Aitomäki, Linn Berglund, Nikolina Frisk, Shiyu Geng, Kristiina Oksman, Mohini Sain, Jatin Sethi, Xiaojian Zhou.
DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2016.08.033

Preliminary Design and Experimental Investigation of a Novel Pneumatic Conveying Method to Disperse Natural Fibers in Thermoset Polymers
July 2016 – Materials 9(7), pp. 548
Mahi Fahimian, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.3390/ma9070548

Grinding Process for the Production of Nanofibrillated Cellulose Based on Unbleached and Bleached Bamboo Organosolv Pulp
July 2016 – Cellulose 23(5), pp. 2971-2987
Viviane da Costa Correia, Valdemir Santos, Mohini Sain, Sergio Francisco Santos, Alcides Leao, Holmer Savastano Jr.
DOI: 10.1007/s10570-016-0996-9

Effect of Long Fiber Thermoplastic Extrusion Process on Fiber Dispersion and Mechanical Properties of Viscose Fiber/Polypropylene Composites
May 2016 – Polymers for Advanced Technologies 27(5), pp. 685-692
Nalini Ranganathan, Kristiina Oksman, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pat.3742

Production of Nanocellulose Fibers from Pinecone Biomass: Evaluation and Optimization of Chemical and Mechanical Treatment Conditions on Mechanical Properties of Nanocellulose Films
May 2016 – Industrial Crops and Products 83, pp. 746-754
N. Rambabu, S. Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain, A. K. Dalai.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2015.11.083

Structure Property Relation of Hybrid Biocomposites Based on Jute, Viscose and Polypropylene: The Effect of the Fibre Content and the Length on the Fracture Toughness and the Fatigue Properties
April 2016 – Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 83, pp. 169-175
Nalini Ranganathan, Kristiina Oksman, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.10.037

Semi-Rigid Biopolyurethane Foams Based on Palm-Oil Polyol and Reinforced with Cellulose Nanocrystals
April 2016 – Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 83, pp. 56-62
Xiaojian Zhou, Mohini M. Sain, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.06.008

Sisal-Glass Fiber Hybrid Biocomposite: Optimization of Injection Molding Parameters Using Taguchi Method for Reducing Shrinkage
April 2016 – Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 83, 152-159
K.C. Birat, Omar Faruk, Jose A. M. Agnelli, Alcides Leao, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.10.034

Development of PLA/Cellulosic Fiber Composite Foams Using Injection Molding: Crystallization and Foaming Behaviors
April 2016 – Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 83, pp. 130-139
WeiDan Ding, Davoud Jahani, Eunse Chang, Ayse Alemdar, Chul B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.10.003

Cure Kinetics Characterization of Soy-Based Epoxy Resins for Infusion Molding Process
April 2016 – The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 94(7), pp. 1375-1380
Rajkumar Subbiah, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/cjce.22504

Biopolyamide Hybrid Composites for High Performance Applications
March 2016 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 33(27), 43595
Shaghayegh Armioun, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Johannes Scheel, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.43595

Impact Toughness, Viscoelastic Behavior, and Morphology of Polypropylene-Jute-Viscose Hybrid Composites
February 2016 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 133(7), 42981
Nalini Ranganathan, Kristiina Oksman, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.42981

Effects of Reaction Parameters on the Glycidyl Etherification of Bark Extractives during Bio-epoxy Resin Synthesis
January 2016 – ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 4(3), pp. 1016-1024
Pei-Yu Kuo, Luizmar de Assis Barros, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong, Ning Yang.
DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b01098

Emerging Trends in Automotive Lightweighting through Novel Composite Materials
January 2016 – Materials Sciences and Applications 7(1), pp. 26-38
Muhammad Pervaiz, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong.
DOI: 10.4236/msa.2016.71004

Thermal Degradation of Extractive-Based Bio-Epoxy Monomer and Network: Kinetics and Mechanism
January 2016 – Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 117, pp. 199-213
Pei-Yu Kuo, Luizmar de Assis Barros, Yuung-Ching Sheen, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong, Ning Yan.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jaap.2015.11.014

2015

Soy-Based Polyurethane Spray Foam Insulations for Light Weight Wall Panels and Their Performances Under Monotonic and Static Cyclic Shear Forces
November 2015 – Industrial Crops and Products 74, pp. 1-8
Adel Ramezani Kakroodi, Mustafa Khazabi, Kyle Maynard, Mohini Sain, Oh-Sung Kwon.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2015.03.092

Rheology, Thermal Property, and Foaming Behavior of High D-Content Polylactic Acid/Cellulose Nanofiber Composites
October 2015 – RSC Advances 5, pp. 91544-91557
Wei-Dan Ding, Takashi Kuboki, Anson Wong, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1039/C5RA16901A

Comparison of Bio and Synthetic Polyol on Lignin and Nanocellulose Enhanced Polyurethane Foam for Prototyping Automotive Parts
October 2015 – PU Magazine International 2015(5), pp. 372-377
Omar Faruk, Mohini Sain, Ramin Farnood.

Non-Isothermal Crystallization Behaviors of Poly(lactic acid)/Cellulose Nanofiber Composites in the Presence of CO2
October 2015 – European Polymer Journal 71, pp. 231-247
Wei-Dan Ding, Raymond K.M. Chu, Lun Howe Mark, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2015.07.054

Hybrid Biocomposites with Enhanced Thermal and Mechanical Properties for Structural Applications
September 2015 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132(34), 42452
K.C. Birat, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Andrrei Kronka, Jose Augusto M. Agnelli, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.42621

Cellulose Nanofibers from the Skin of Beavertail Cactus, Opuntia Basilaris, as Reinforcements for Polyvinyl Alcohol
September 2015 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132(36), 42499
Adel Ramezani Kakroodi, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain, Abdullah M. Asiri.
DOI: 10.1002/app.42499

Studies on Permeability of Sisal Fibre Mat During Thermoset Resin Filling in Vacuum Infusion Process
August 2015 – The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 93(8), pp. 1364-1370
Rajkumar Subbiah, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/cjce.22228

Effect of Common Chemical Treatments on the Process Kinetics and Mechanical Properties of Flax/Epoxy Composites Manufactured by Resin Infusion
June 2015 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 23(2), pp. 143-155
Steven Phillips, Pei-Yu Kuo, Cristian Demaria, Larry Lessard, Mohini Sain, Pascal Hubert.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-015-0709-8

Recycling of Paper Mill Biosolids: A Review on Current Practices and Emerging Biorefinery Initiatives
June 2015 – Clean Soil Air Water 43(6), pp. 919-926
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/clen.201400590

Effect of Alkyl Phenol from Cashew Nutshell Liquid on Mechanical and Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of Epoxy Resin
May 2015 – Bioresources 10(3), pp. 4126-4136
Rajesh Panda, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.

Wetting Behavior of Soy-Based Resin and Unsaturated Polyester on Surface-Modified Sisal Fiber Mat
May 2015 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 34(10), pp. 807-818
Rajkumar Subbiah, Jimi Tjong, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684415580630

High Toughness Hybrid Biocomposite Process Optimization
May 2015 – Composites Science and Technology 111, pp. 44-49
Hamideh Hajiha, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2015.03.002

Potential Application of Ganoderma Lucidum in Solid State Fermentation of Primary Sludge and Wheat Straw
April 2015 – Bioresources 10(2), pp. 3197-3209
João Paulo Furlan de Jesus, Mohini Sain, Robert Jeng, Djanira Rodrigues Negrão, Alcides Lopes Leao, Meire Cristina Nogueira de Andrade, Marli Teixeira de Almeida Minhoni.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.10.2.3197-3209

The role of nanoclay formations and wood fiber levels on central composite designed polyethylene composites
April 2015 – Journal of Composite Materials 49(9), pp. 1127 - 1139
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain, Bohuslav V Kokta, Kwei-Nam Law.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998314531034

Morphological and Thermo-Mechanical Characterization of Open-Cell Spray Polyurethane Foamed Wall Insulation Modified With Cellulose Fiber
March 2015 – Advances in Petroleum Exploration and Development, 9(1), pp. 13-21
Mustafa Khazabi, Mohini Sain.
DOI:10.3968/6319

Effect of Preparation Parameters on the Formation of Lignin Acetate Microspheres
February 2015 – International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology 4(8), pp. 102-113
Javad Sameni, Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.

Evaluation of Wood Composite Additives in the Mechanical Property Changes of PE Blends
February 2015 – Polymer Composites 36(2), pp. 287-293
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain, Bohuslav Kokta.
DOI: 10.1002/pc.22942

Bark Depolymerization During Submerged Fermentation Using Monofloral Honey, a Natural Mediator Substitute, and Integration Between Laccases vs. Bark Biopoly-mers, Characterized by Py-GC-MS
January 2015 – RSC Advances 5, pp. 14937-14952
M. Ferhan, N. Yan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1039/C4RA13841D

Alkaline Extraction of Xylan from Wood Using Microwave and Conventional Heating
January 2015 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132(4), 41330
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Don Kirk, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.41330

Regenerated Cellulose Fibers as Impact Modifier in Long Jute Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Composites: Effect on Mechanical Properties, Morphology, and Fiber Breakage
January 2015 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132(3), 41301
Nalini Ranganathan, Kristiina Oksman, Sanjay K. Nayak, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.41301

Investigating the Mechanical Response of Soy-Based Polyurethane Foams with Glass Fibers Under Compression at Various Rates
January 2015 – Cellular Polymers 34(6), pp. 281-298
Numaira Obaid, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain.

Review of Non-Newtonian Mathematical Models for Rheological Characteristics of Viscoelastic Composites
January 2015 – Green and Sustainable Chemistry 5(1), pp. 6-14
Robenson Cherizol, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong.
DOI: 10.4236/gsc.2015.51002

Evaluation of the Influence of Fibre Aspect Ratio and Fibre Content on the Rheological Characteristic of High Yield Pulp Fibre Reinforced Polyamide 11 “HYP/PA11” Green Composite
January 2015 – Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry 5(1), pp. 1-8
Robenson Cherizol, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong.
DOI: 10.4236/ojpchem.2015.51001

Modeling the Rheological Characteristics of Flexible High-Yield Pulp-Fibre-Reinforced Bio-Based Nylon 11 Bio-Composite
January 2015 – Journal of Encapsulation and Adsorption Sciences 5(1), pp. 1-10
Robenson Cherizol, Mohini Sain, Jimi Tjong.
DOI: 10.4236/jeas.2015.51001

Novel Bio-Based Polyurethane Spray Foam Insulation for Light Weight Wall Panels and their Performance Under Static Cyclic Shear Forces
January 2015 – Construction and Building Materials
Adel Ramezani Kakroodi, M. Khazabi, Kyle Maynard, Mohini Sain, O.S. Kwon.

Fragmentation of Lignin from Organosolv Black Liquor by White Rot Fungi
January 2015 – Bioresources 10(1), pp. 1553-1573
Djanira Negrão, Mohini Sain, Alcides Leao, Javad Sameni, Robert Jeng, João Paulo Furlan de Jesus, Regina Teresa Monteiro.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.10.1.1553-1573

Thermorheological and mechanical properties of cellulose reinforced PLA bio-composites
January 2015 – Mechanics of Materials 80(A), 87-95
A. Awalac, M. Ranab, M. Sain.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mechmat.2014.09.009

Effect of mixing conditions on the morphology and performance of fiber-reinforced polyurethane foam
January 2015 – Journal of Cellular Plastics 51(1), pp. 103-119
L.C. Chang, Mohini Sain, Mark T. Kortschot.
DOI: 10.1177/0021955X14545138

2014

Development of Novel Polysaccharide Derived Hybrid Microcellular Biocomposite and Evaluation of Cytotoxicity
November 2014 – Journal of Composite Materials 48(26), pp. 3303-3311
Subrata Bundhu Ghosh, Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0021998313509423

Aloe Vera Rind Nanofibers: Effect of Isolation Process on the Tensile Properties of Nanofibre Films
October 2014 – Bioresources 9(4), pp. 7653-7665
Shuna Cheng, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Nasim Ramezani, Abdullah M. Asiri, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.9.4.7653-7665

Extrusion of Thermoplastic Starch: Effect of "Green" and Common Polyethylene on the Hydrophobicity Characteristics
October 2014 – Materials Sciences and Applications 5(12), pp. 845-856
Muhammad Pervaiz, Philip Oakley, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.4236/msa.2014.512085

Mechanical, Thermal, and Morphological Properties of Nanocomposites Based on Polyvinyl Alcohol and Cellulose Nanofiber from Aloe Vera Rind
September 2014 – Journal of Nanomaterials 2014(2014), 903498
Adel Ramezani Kakroodi, Shuna Cheng, Mohini Sain, and Abdullah Asiri.
DOI: 10.1155/2014/903498

Development of Lignin and Nanocellulose Enhanced Bio PU Foams for Automotive Parts
September 2014 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 22(3), pp. 279-288
Omar Faruk, Mohini Sain, Ramin Farnood, Yuanfeng Pan, Huining Xiao.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10924-013-0631-x

Aloe Vera Rind Cellulose Nanofibers- Reinforced Films
August 2014 – Journal of Polymer Science 131, 40592
Shuna Cheng, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain, Abdullah M. Asiri.
DOI: 10.1002/app.40592

Properties of Nanofibre Reinforced Cement Composites
July 2014 – Construction and Building Materials 63, pp. 119-124
Obinna Onuaguluchi, Daman K. Panesar, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2014.04.072

Synthesis and Characterization of an Extractive-Based Bio-Epoxy Resin from Beetle Infested Pinus Contorta Bark
July 2014 – Green Chemistry 16(7), pp. 3483-3493
Pei-Yu Kuo, Mohini Sain, Ning Yan.
DOI: 10.1039/C4GC00459K

Typical Interactions of Composite Additives with Polyethylene and Nanoclay
June 2014 – Society of Plastics Engineers
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.13140/2.1.3788.8643

Covalently Grafted Carbon Nanotube on Bacterial Cellulose Composite for Flexible Touch Screen Application
June 2014 – Materials Letters 107, pp. 247-250
K. O-Rak, S. Ummartyotin, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2013.05.126

Preparation of a Cellulose and Water-Based Resin Composite
May 2014 – Materials Letters 123, pp. 70-74
S. Ummartyotin, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2014.01.143

Modification and Characterization of Hemp and Sisal Fibers
April 2014 – Journal of Natural Fibers 11(2), pp. 144-168
Hamideh Hajiha, Mohini Sain, Lucia H. Innocentini-Mei.
DOI: 10.1080/15440478.2013.861779

Development and Characterization of Flexible Epoxy Foam with Reactive Liquid Rubber and Starch
April 2014 – Journal of Materials Science 49(8), pp. 3125-3134
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain, Samir Konar.
DOI: 10.1007/s10853-014-8013-x

Comparison of Enzymatic, Alkaline, and UV/H2O2 Treatments for Extraction of Beetle-Infested Lodgepole Pine (BILP) and Aspen Bark Polyphenolic Extractives
February 2014 – ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2(2), pp. 165-172
Muhammad Ferhan, Nicolas Tanguy, Ning Yan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1021/sc400184f

Development of Bacterial Cellulose and Poly(vinylidene Fluoride) Binary Blend System: Structure and Properties
February 2014 – The Chemical Engineering Journal 237, pp. 396-402
K. O-Rak, E. Phakdeepataraphan, Natthaphon Bunnak, S. Ummartyotin, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.

Mechanical Response of Hard Bio-Based PU Foams Under Cyclic Quasi-Static Compressive Loading Conditions
February 2014 – International Journal of Fatigue 59, pp. 76-89
Chun Hou, Kazimierz Czubernat, Shun Yi Jin, William Altenhof, Elena Maeva, Inna Seviaryna, Sanchita Bandyopadhay-Ghosh, Mohini Sain, Ruijun Gu.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijfatigue.2013.09.012

Improvement in Compressive Behavior of Alkali-Treated Wood Fibre-Reinforced Bio-Based Polyurethane Foams
January 2014 – Cellular Polymers 33(3), pp. 139-157
L.C. Chang, Mohini Sain, Mark T. Kortschot.

Development of Novel Wax-enabled Thermoplastic Starch Blends and Their Morphological, Thermal and Environmental Properties
January 2014 – International Journal of Composite Materials 4(5), pp. 204-212
Muhammad Pervaiz, Philip Oakley, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.5923/j.cmaterials.20140405.02

Morphological and Physico-Thermal Properties of Soy-Based Open-Cell Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation Modified with Wood Pulp Fiber
January 2014 – Advances in Petroleum Exploration and Development 7(1), pp. 1-6
M. Khazabi, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.3968/j.aped.1925543820140701.1962

Thermal Characteristics of Lignin Residue from Industrial Processes
January 2014 – Bioresources 9(1), pp. 725-737
Javad Sameni, Sally Krigstin, D.S. Rosa, Alcides Leao, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.9.1.725-737

Progress Report on Natural Fiber Reinforced Composites
January 2014 – Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 299(1), pp. 9-26
Omar Faruk, Andrzej K. Bledzki, Hans-Peter Fink, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/mame.201300008

Morphological and Physico-Thermal Properties of Soy-Based Open-Cell Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation Modified with Wood Pulp Fiber
January 2014 – Advances in Petroleum Exploration and Development 7(1), pp. 1-6
M. Khazabi, Mohini Sain.
DOI:10.3968/j.aped.1925543820140701.1962

2013

Influence of Cellulose Nanofibers on the Curing Behavior of Epoxy/Amine Systems
December 2013 – European Polymer Journal 49(12), pp. 3778-3787
Pei-Yu Kuo, Ning Yan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2013.08.022

Microwave Assisted Short-Time Alkaline Extraction of Birch Xylan
December 2013 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 21(4), pp. 917-929
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Viktoriya Pakharenko, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-013-0591-1

Morphological Changes and Surface Reactions of Wood Fibers in Wood Composites
October 2013 – Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials 26(9), pp. 1260-1277
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain, Bohuslav Kokta.
DOI: 10.1177/0892705711434951

Characterization of Soda Hardwood Lignin and the Formation of Lignin Fibers by Melt Spinning
September 2013 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 129(5), pp. 2765-2771
A. Awal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.38911

Continuous Extrusion Foaming of Lignin Enhanced Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU)
July 2013 – Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 7(3), pp. 309-314
Omar Faruk, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1166/jbmb.2013.1365

Environmental Ageing Studies of Chemically Modified Micro and Nanofibril Phenol Formaldehyde Composites
July 2013 – Industrial Crops and Products 49, pp. 471-483
Bibin Mathew Cherian, Alcides Leao, Marcia Rodrigues de Morais Chaves, Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Mohini Sain, Suresh S. Narine.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2013.04.033

A New Method for Demethylation of Lignin from Woody Biomass using Biophysical Methods
June 2013 – Chemical Engineering & Process Technology 4(5), 1000160
Muhammad Ferhan, Ning Yan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.4172/2157-7048.1000160

Identification of a Potential Fungal Species by 18S rDNA for Ligninases Production
June 2013 – World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 29, pp. 2437-2440
Muhammad Ferhan, Suikinai Nobre Santos, Itamar Soares de Melo, Suikinai Nobre Santos, Ning Yan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s11274-013-1398-x

Investigation of Structural Changes of Alkaline - Extracted Wood Using X-Ray Microtomography and X-ray Diffraction: A Comparison of Microwave Versus Conventional Method of Extraction
June 2013 – Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology 33(2), pp. 92-102
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/02773813.2012.751427

Sequencing and Annotation of the Ophiostoma Ulmi Genome
March 2013 – BMC Genomics 14(1), pp. 162
Shima Khoshraftar, Stacy Hung, Sadia Khan, Yunchen Gong, Vibha Tyagi, John Parkinson, Mohini Sain, Alan M. Moses, Dinesh Christendat.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-14-162

Effects of Wood Fiber and Microclay on the Performance of Soy Based Polyurethane Foams
March 2013 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 21(1), pp. 30-38
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-012-0538-y

A Feasibility Study of Polyurethane Composite Foam with Added Hardwood Pulp
March 2013 – Industrial Crops and Products 42, pp. 273-279
Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain, Samir Konar.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2012.06.006

Preparation and Characterization of Baked Nitrile Latex Foam Reinforced with Biomasses
March 2013 – Industrial Crops and Products 42, pp. 261-267
Samir Konar, Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2012.05.036

Optimization of Microwave Assisted Alkaline Extraction of Xylan from Birch Wood Using Response Surface Methodology
January 2013 – Journal of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering 1(6), pp. 38-50
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.4236/msce.2013.16006

Isolation of Nano Fibres from Hemp and Flax and Their Thermoplastic Composites
January 2013 – Plastic and Polymer Technology 2(1), pp. 9-16
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.

2012

Preparation and Characterization of Sustainable Polyurethane Foams from Soybean Oils
November 2012 – Journal of American Oil Chemists’ Society 89(11), pp. 2103-2111
Ruijun Gu, Samir Konar, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s11746-012-2109-8

Biocomposites Reinforced with Natural Fibers: 2000-2010
November 2012 – Progress in Polymer Science 37(11), pp. 1552-1596
Omar Faruk, Andrzej K. Bledzki, Hans-Peter Fink, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2012.04.003

Hybrid Organic-Inorganic of ZnS Embedded PVP Nanocomposite Film for Photoluminescent Application
November 2012 – Comptes Rendus Physique 13(9-10), pp. 994-1000
S. Ummartyotin, Natthaphon Bunnak, J. Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.crhy.2012.09.008

Ligninases Production and Partial Purification of Mnp from Brazilian Fungal Isolate in Submerged Fermentation
October 2012 – Fermentation Technology 1(5), 1000106
M. Fehran, Alcides Leao, Itamar Soares de Melo, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.4172/2167-7972.1000106

Cellulose-Polymer Based Green Composite Fibers by Electrospinning
September 2012 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 20(3), pp. 690-697
A. Awal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-012-0428-3

Synthesis of Colloidal Silver Nanoparticles for Printed Electronics
June 2012 – Comptes Rendus Chimie 15(6), pp. 539-544
Sarute Ummartyotin, Natthaphon Bunnak, Julasak Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.crci.2012.03.006

High-yield Protein Recovery from Secondary Sludge of Paper Mill Effluent and Its Characterization
May 2012 – Bioresources 7(3), pp. 2933-2947
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.7.3.2933-2947

Effect of Bismaleimide Reactive Extrusion on the Crystallinity and Mechanical Performance of Polylactic acid (PLA) Green Composites
May 2012 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 124(4), pp. 3013-3023
Alexis Baltazar, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.35331

The Role of Ferrofluid on Surface Smoothness of Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposite Flexible Display
May 2012 – The Chemical Engineering Journal 193-194, pp. 16-20
Sarute Ummartyotin, J. Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2012.03.074

Use of Primary Sludge from Pulp and Paper Mills for Nanocomposites
May 2012 – Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals 556(1), pp. 254-263
Alcides Leao, Bibin Mathew Cherian, Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Mohini Sain, Suresh S. Narine, Mariana S. Caldeira, Maria Angélica S. Toledo.
DOI: 10.1080/15421406.2012.635974

Thermal Analysis and Spectroscopic Studies of Electrospun Nano-Scale Composite Fibers
March 2012 – Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 107(3), pp. 1237-1242
A. Awal, Mohini Sain, Mohammad Chowdhury.
DOI: 10.1007/s10973-011-1875-0

Bacterial Cellulose Reinforced Polyurethane-Based Resin Nanocomposite: A Study of How Ethanol and Processing Pressure Affect Mechanical and Dielectric Properties
March 2012 – Carbohydrate Polymers 87(4), pp. 2464-2469
J. Juntaro, Surate Ummartyotin, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2011.11.020

Extracellular Proteins Produced by Different Species of the Fungus Trichoderma on a Secondary Paper Mill Sludge Substrate
February 2012 – Bioresources 7(1), pp. 1029-1039
Ida Vaskova, Robert Jeng, Vibha Tyagi, Arturo Rodriguez, Mohini Sain.

Enzymatic Modification of Secondary Sludge by Lipase and Laccase to Improve the Nylon/Sludge Composite Properties
February 2012 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 31(3), pp. 179-188
Maryam Edalatmanesh, Mohini Sain, Steven N. Liss.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684411433186

Development of Transparent Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposite Film as Substrate for Flexible Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) Display
January 2012 – Industrial Crops and Products 35(1), pp. 92-97
Surate Ummartyotin, J. Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2011.06.025

Synthesis and Luminescence Properties of ZnS and Metal (Mn, Cu)-Doped-ZnS Ceramic Powder
January 2012 – Solid State Sciences 14(3), 299-304
Surate Ummartyotin, Natthaphon Bunnak, J. Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.solidstatesciences.2011.12.005

Extraction and Characterization of Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) from Waste Sludge of Pulp and Paper Mill
January 2012 – International Review of Biophysical Chemistry 3(3), PP. 61-65
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.

New Developments for Lignocellulosics-Nanocomposites with Low Carbon Footprint
January 2012 – MRS Online Proceeding Library Archive 1386
Alcides Leao, Bibin Mathew Cherian, Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Mohini Sain, Suresh S. Narine.
DOI: 10.1557/opl.2012.326

Preparation and Characterization of Cellulose Nanofibril Films from Wood Fibre and Their Thermoplastic Polycarbonate Composites
January 2012 – International Journal of Polymer Science (2012), pp. 1687-9422
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1155/2012/381342

Reinforcement of Soy Polyol Based Rigid Polyurethane Foams by Cellulose Microfibres and Nanoclays
January 2012 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 124(6), pp. 4702-4710
M. Zhu, Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh, M. Khazabi, Jenny H. Cai, C. Correa, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.35511

2011

Acoustic, Tomographic and Morphological Properties of Bismaleimide-Modified PLA Green Composites
December 2011 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 30(16), pp. 1329-1340
Alexis Baltazar, Inna Seviaryna, Mohini Sain, Elena Yu Maeva.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684411415451

Fiber Reinforced Soy-Based Polyurethane Spray Foam Insulation. Part 2: Thermal and Mechanical Properties
November 2011 – Bioresources 6(4), pp. 3775-3790
Ruijun Gu, Mustafa Khazabi, Mohini Sain.

Mechanical Properties and Morphology of Polylactide Composites with Acrylic Impact Modifier
November 2011 – Journal of Macromolecular Science Part B(11), pp 2070-2083
Xin-Guo Ge, Susan George, Shiang Law, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/00222348.2011.557585

Utilization of Secondary Sludge as Filler in Composites: Surface Energy and Final Mechanical Properties
October 2011 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 30(10), pp. 864-874
Maryam Edalatmanesh, Mohini Sain, Steven N. Liss.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684411411334

Spectroscopic Studies and Evaluation of Thermorheological Properties of Softwood and Hardwood Lignin
October 2011 – Journal of Applied Science 122(2), pp. 956-963
A. Awal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.34211

Bio-Treatment of Natural Fibers in Isolation of Cellulose Nanofibres: Impact of Pre-Refining of Fibers on Bio-Treatment Efficiency and Nanofiber Yield
September 2011 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 19(3), pp. 615-621
Sreekumar Janardhnan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-011-0312-6

Fiber Reinforced Soy-Based Polyurethane Spray Foam Insulation. Part 1: Cell Morphologies
August 2011 – Bioresources 6(4), pp. 3757-3774
Mustafa Khazabi, Ruijun Gu, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.6.4.3757-3774

The Effect of Dispersed Elastomer Particle Size on Heterogeneous Nucleation of TPO with N 2 foaming
August 2011 – Chemical Engineering Science 66(16), pp. 3675-3686
Seong G. Kim, Siu N. Leung, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2011.05.003

Si–O Barrier Technology for Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposite Flexible Displays
August 2011 – Carbohydrate Polymers 86(1), pp. 337-342
S. Ummartyotin, J. Juntaro, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2011.04.057

Preparation of Cellulose-Based Nano-Composite Fibers by Electrospinning and Understanding the Effect of Processing Parameters
July 2011 – Composites Part B Engineering 42(5), pp. 1220-1225
A. Awal, Mohini Sain, Mohammad Chowdhury.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.02.011

Isolation of Cellulose Nanofibers: Effect of Biotreatment on Hydrogen Bonding Network in Wood Fibers
June 2011 – International Journal of Polymer Science 2011(2011), 279610
Sreekumar Janardhnan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1155/2011/279610

Thermal Characterization and Electrical Properties of Fe-Modified Cellulose Long Fibers and Micro Crystalline Cellulose
June 2011 – Journal of Analysis and Calorimetry 104(3), pp. 841-847
Smith Sundar, Mohini Sain, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1007/s10973-011-1338-7

Deposition of PEDOT: PSS Nanoparticles as a Conductive Microlayer Anode in OLEDs Device by Desktop Inkjet Printer
May 2011 – Journal of Nanomaterials 606714(7)
S. Ummartyotin, J. Juntaro, C. Wu, Mohini Sain, Hathaikarn Manuspiya.
DOI: 10.1155/2011/606714

Protein Extraction from Secondary Sludge of Paper Mill Wastewater and Its Utilization as a Wood Adhesive
May 2011 – Bioresources 6(2), pp. 961-970
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.

The Effects of Nanoclay on the Extrusion Foaming of Wood Fiber/Polyethylene Nanocomposites
May 2011 – Polymer Engineering and Science 51(5), pp. 1014-1022
Yoon H. Lee, Takashi Kuboki, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.21739

Targeted Disruption of Hydroxyl Chemistry and Crystallinity in Natural Fibers for the Isolation of Cellulose Nano Fibers via Enzymatic Treatment
February 2011 – Bioresources 6(2), pp. 1242-1250
Sreekumar Janardhnan, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.15376/biores.6.2.1242-1250

Overview of Biofoams for Lightweight Auto Parts
January 2011 – Chemicke Listy 105(15), pp. 239-240
Mohini Sain.
www.chemicke-listy.cz/docs/full/2011_s3_s235-s240.pdf

2010

Nanocellulose from Curava Fibers and their Nanocomposites
December 2010 – Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals 522, pp. 342-352
Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Alcides Leao, Jenny H. Cai, Crystal Wu, Mohini Sain, Bibin Mathew Cherian.
DOI: 10.1080/15421401003722955

Cellular Biopolymers and Molecular Structure of a Secondary Pulp and Paper Mill Sludge Verified by Spectroscopy and Chemical Extraction Techniques
December 2010 – Water Science & Technology 62(12), pp. 2846-2853
Maryam Edalatmanesh, Mohini Sain, Steven N. Liss.
DOI: 10.2166/wst.2010.068

Performance of Long Canadian Natural Fibers as Reinforcements in Polymers
November 2010 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 29(16), pp. 3197-3207
Qingping Guo, Billy Cheng, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain, Robert Knudson, James Deng, Ayse Alemdar.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684410369722

Enhancing Cell Nucleation of Thermoplastic Polyolefin Foam Blown with Nitrogen
November 2010 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 118(3), pp. 1691-1703
S.G. Kim, J.W.S. Lee, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.32294

The Effects of Clay Dispersion on the Mechanical, Physical, and Flame-Retarding Properties of Wood Fiber/Polyethylene/Clay Nanocomposites
October 2010 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 118, pp. 452-461
Yoon H. Lee, Marianna Kontopoulou, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain, Takashi Kuboki.
DOI: 10.1002/app.32045

In Vitro Cytotoxicity of Amylose-Based Bioplastic for Packaging Applications
September 2010 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 18(3), pp. 231-234
Sanchita Bandyopadhay-Ghosh, Robert Jeng, Joydeep Mukherjee, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-010-0192-1

Synthesis of Soy-Polyol by Two Step Continuous Route and Development of Soy-Based Polyurethane Foam
September 2010 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 18(3), pp. 437-442
Sanchita Bandyopadhay-Ghosh, Subrata Bandhu Ghosh, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-010-0186-z

Dynamic Mechanical Behavior and Thermal Characterization of Biofilms Based on Starch Modified by Fungi Isolates
September 2010 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 18(3), pp. 430-436
Arturo Rodriguez, Subrata Bandhu-Ghosh, Robert Jeng, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-010-0163-6

Nanoclay Modified Water-Blown Polyurethane Foams Derived from Bifunctional Soybean Oil-Based Polyol
April 2010 – Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering 49(7), pp. 701-706
I. Banik, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/03602551003749536

Characterization of Microcrystalline Cellulose and Cellulose Long Fiber Modified by Iron Salt
March 2010 – Carbohydrate Polymers 80(1), pp. 35-43
Smith T. Sundar, Mohini Sain, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2009.10.072

Rapid Differentiation of Ophiostoma Ulmi and Ophiostoma Novo-Ulmi Isolates by Matrix-Assisted-Laser-Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight/Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry
February 2010 – Forest Pathology 40(1), pp. 1-6
Christopher L.H. Huang, Robert Jeng, Mohini Sain, Martin Hubbes, M.T. Dumas.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0329.2009.00597.x

Thermal Properties and Spectral Characterization of Wood Pulp Reinforced Bio-Composite Fibers
February 2010 – Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 99(2), pp. 695-701
A. Awal, Subrata Bandhu-Ghosh, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10973-009-0100-x

Extraction and Characterization of Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) from Waste Sludge of Pulp and Paper Mill
January 2010 – International Review of Biophysical Chemistry 3(3), pp. 61-65
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.

Usage of Pulp and Paper Secondary Sludge for Biocomposite Production: FTIR and DSC Analysis
January 2010 – International Review of Chemical Engineering 2(1), pp. 25
Maryam Edalatmanesh, Mohini Sain, Steven N. Liss.

2009

Novel Bionanocomposites: Processing, Properties and Potential Applications
December 2009 – Plastics Rubber and Composites 38(9), pp. 396-405
Kristiina Oksman, A.P. Mathew, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1179/146580109X12540995045723

Mechanical Properties and Foaming Behavior of Cellulose Fiber Reinforced High-Density Polyethylene Composites
November 2009 – Polymer Engineering and Science pp. 2179-2188
Takashi Kuboki, Yoon H. Lee, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.21464

Thermal Characterization of Starch-Based Polymers Produced by Ophiostoma Spp
October 2009 – Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (98), pp. 317-323
Arturo Rodriguez, Mohini Sain, Robert Jeng.
DOI: 10.1007/s10973-009-0314-y

Cellulose Microfibres: Recent Advances and Future Prospects in Medical Applications
September 2009 – GAK Gummi Fasern Kunststoffe
Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh, Mohini Sain.

Investigation on Correlation Between Protein Content and Moisture Absorption-Desorption Rate of Protein Coating
August 2009 – International Journal of Plastics Technology 13(1), pp. 1-7
Y. Xiong, Robert Jeng, Mohini Sain, P. Diebel, L. Michelle, .
DOI: 10.1007/s12588-009-0001-7

Surface and Interface Characterization of Untreated and SMA Imide-Treated Hemp Fiber/Acrylic Composites
June 2009 – Polymer Composites pp. 681-690
Tayebeh Behzad, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pc.20418

Development and Morphological Characterization of Wood Pulp Reinforced Biocomposite Fibers
June 2009 – Journal of Materials Science (44), pp. 2876-2881
A. Awal, Subrata Bandhu Ghosh, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10853-009-3380-4

Water-Blown Soy Polyol Based Polyurethane Foams Modified by Cellulosic Materials Obtained from Different Sources
May 2009 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 112(4), pp. 1974-1987
Indranil Banik, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.29570

Commercialization of Wheat Straw as Reinforcing Filler for Commodity Thermoplastics
March 2009 – Journal of Natural Fibers 6(1), pp. 83-97
Supriya Mishra, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/15440470802703851

The Effect of Decreased Fiber Size in Wheat Straw/Polyvinyl Alcohol Composites
March 2009 – Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 3(1), pp. 75-80
Ayse Alemdar, Kristiina Oksman, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1166/jbmb.2009.1010

Protein Isolation from Condensed Distilled Soluble of Corn Fermentation
Jan-09
Y. Xiong, Robert Jeng, Mohini Sain.

Bio-Refinery Development of Chemical Platforms Across Integrated Biomass Technologies
January 2009 – Polimeros
Mohini Sain.

Viscoelastic Properties of Polysaccharides Derived from the Fungal Modification of Native Starch
January 2009 – International Review of Biophysical Chemistry (IREBIC) 1(2), pp. 56-62
Arturo Rodriguez, Mohini Sain, Robert Jeng, Alexis Baltazar.

Aspects of Lignocellulosic-Fibre Reinforced "Green" Materials
January 2009 – Canadian Chemical News
Alexis Baltazar, Mohini Sain.
https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Aspects+of+lignocellulosic-fibre+reinforced+%22green%22+materials.-a0203953862

2008

Structure of Glycerol and Cellulose Fiber Modified Water-Blown Soy Polyol-Based Polyurethane Foams
November 2008 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 27(16-17), pp. 1745-1758
Indranil Banik, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684407081442

Role of Refined Paper Fiber on Structure of Water Blown Soy Polyol Based Polyurethane Foams
September 2008 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 27(14), pp. 1515-1524
Indranil Banik, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684407086317

Cellulosic Nanocomposites: A Review
August 2008 – Bioresources – 3(3), pp. 929-980
Martin Hubbe, Orlando J. Rojas, Lucian Amerigo Lucia, Mohini Sain.

Determination of the Mineral Constituents of Recycled Paper Mill Sludge
June 2008 – Tappi Journal 7(6), pp. 9-14
Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.

Isolation and Characterization of Nanofibers from Agricultural Residues - Wheat Straw and Soy Hulls
May 2008 – Bioresource Technology 99, pp. 1664-1671
Ayse Alemdar, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2007.04.029

Analysis of Ink/Coating Penetration on Paper Surfaces by Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (ToF-SIMS) in Conjunction with Principal Component Analysis (PCA)
March 2008 – The Journal of Adhesion 84(3), pp. 277-292
Rana N.S. Sodhi, L. Sun, Mohini Sain, Ramin Farnood.
DOI: 10.1080/00218460801954474

Determination of Fiber Size Distributions of Injection Moulded Polypropylene/Natural Fibers Using X-ray Microtomography
February 2008 – Advanced Engineering Materials 10(1-2), pp. 126-130
A. Alemdar, Han Zhang, Mohini Sain, G. Cescutti, J. Müssig.
DOI: 10.1002/adem.200700232

Biocomposites from Wheat Straw Nanofibers: Morphology, Thermal and Mechanical Properties
February 2008 – Composites Science and Technology 68(2), pp. 557-565
Ayse Alemdar, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2007.05.044

Water Blown Soy Polyol-Based Polyurethane Foams of Different Rigidities
January 2008 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 27(4), pp. 357-373
Indranil Banik, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684407083955

Foamability of Thermoplastic Vulcanizates Blown with Various Physical Blowing Agents
January 2008 – Journal of Cellular Plastics 44(1), pp. 53-67
Seong G. Kim, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0021955X07079224

2007

Selected Thermoanalytical Methods and their Applications from Medicine to Construction: Part I
December 2007 – Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 90(3), pp. 653-662
S.C. Mojumdar, Mohini Sain, R.C. Prasad, L. Sun, James E.S. Venart.
DOI: 10.1007/s10973-007-8518-5

Fractionation of Dry Recycled Papermill Sludge to Higher Value Components
December 2007 – Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 1(3), pp. 315-322
Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1166/jbmb.2007.003

Effects of Raw Fiber Materials, Fiber Content and Coupling Agent Content on Selected Properties of Polyethylene/Wood Fiber Composites
October 2007 – Polymer Engineering and Science 47(10), pp. 1678-1687.
S.Y. Zhang, Yaolin Zhang, Mosto Bousmina, Mohini Sain, Phillip Choi.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.20854

Strength Analysis of Chair Base from Wood Plastic Composites by Finite Element Method
September 2007 – Materials Research Innovations 11(3), 137-143
S. Mishra, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1179/143307507X225623

Isolation of Nanofibers from Soybean Source and their Reinforcing Capability on Synthetic Polymers
September 2007 – Composites Science and Technology 67(11-12), pp. 2521-2527
Bei Wang, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2006.12.015

Effects of Clay Dispersion and Content on the Rheological, Mechanical Properties, and Flame Retardance of HDPE/Clay Nanocomposites
August 2007 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 105(4), pp. 1993-1999
Y.H. Lee, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain, M. Kontopolou, Wen-Ge Zhang.
DOI: 10.1002/app.26403

Cars Made of Wood and Hemp Fibres? Why not?
August 2007 – Forestry Chronicle 83(4), pp. 482-484
John Balatinecz, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.5558/tfc83482-4

Studies on the Water Absorption Properties of Short Hemp—Glass Fiber Hybrid Polypropylene Composites
August 2007 – Journal of Composite Materials 41(15), pp. 1871-1883
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0021998307069900

The Effect of Chemically Coated Nanofiber Reinforcement on Biopolymer Based Nanocomposites
August 2007 – Bioresources 2(3), pp. 371-388
Wang Bei, Mohini Sain.

Effects of Styrene–Ethylene–Butylene–Styrene Based Additives on the Mechanical Properties of Rice Hull/Polypropylene Composites
July 2007 – Polymer Engineering and Science 47(7), pp. 1148-1155
Takashi Kuboki, Y.H. Lee, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.20695

Measurement and Prediction of Thermal Conductivity for Hemp Fiber Reinforced Composites
July 2007 – Polymer Engineering and Science, pp. 977-983
Tayebeh Behzad, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.20632

Isolation and Characterization of Nanofibers from Agricultural Residues - Wheat Straw and Soy Hulls
June 2007 – Bioresource Technology 99(6), pp. 1664-1671
Ayse Alemdar, Mohini Sain.
DOI : 10.1016/j.biortech.2007.04.029

Finite Element Modeling of Polymer Curing in Natural Fiber Reinforced Composites
June 2007 – Composites Science and Technology 67, pp. 1666-1673
Tayebeh Behzad, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2006.06.021

Agro-Residue Reinforced High-Density Polyethylene Composites: Fiber Characterization and Analysis of Composite Properties
June 2007 – Composites Part A Applied Science and Manufacturing 38(6), pp. 1445-1454
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2007.01.015

Effect of Propylene Carbonate on the Properties of Composite Fiberboard from Wood Fiber Bonded with Renewable Wood Resin
May 2007 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 26(7), pp. 705-713
Mohini Sain, Arun Ghosh, Indranil Banik.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684407075580

Modeling Energy Consumption for the Generation of Microfibres from Bleached Kraft Pulp Fibres in a PFI Mill
May 2007 – Bioresources 2(2), pp. 210-222
Ayan Chakraborty, Mohini Sain, Mark T. Kortschot, Subrata Bandhu Ghosh.

Dispersion of Wood Microfibers in a Matrix of Thermoplastic Starch and Starch-Polylactic Acid Blend
April 2007 – Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 1(1), pp. 71-77
Ayan Chakraborty, Mohini Sain, Mark T. Kortschot, Sean Cutler.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1166/jbmb.2007.008

Dispersion of Soybean Stock-Based Nanofiber in a Plastic Matrix
April 2007 – Polymer International 56(4), pp. 538-546
Bei Wang, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pi.2167

Starch-Like Exopolysaccharide Produced by the Filamentous Fungi Ophiostoma Ulmi and O. Novo-Ulmi
March 2007 – Forest Pathology 37(2), pp. 80-95
Robert Jeng, Christopher L.H. Huang, Mohini Sain, Martin Hubbes, Arturo Rodriguez, B. Saville.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0329.2007.00481.x

Flame Retarding Effects of Nanoclay on Wood–Fiber Composites
March 2007 – Polymer Engineering and Science 47(3), pp. 330-336
Gangjian Guo, C.B. Park, Y.H. Lee, Y.S. Kim, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.20712

Study of Structural Morphology of Hemp Fiber from the Micro to the Nanoscale
March 2007 – Applied Composite Materials 14 pp. 89-103
Bei Wang, Mohini Sain, Kristiina Oksman.
DOI: 10.1007/s10443-006-9032-9

Injection-Molded Short Hemp Fiber/Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polypropylene Hybrid Composites—Mechanical, Water Absorption and Thermal Properties
February 2007 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 103(4), pp. 2432-2441
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.25486

Effects of Clay Dispersion on the Foam Morphology of LDPE/Clay Nanocomposites
February 2007 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 103(4), pp. 2129-2134
Y.H. Lee, K.H. Wang, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.24908

Polymer Plastic
February 2007
Mohini Sain, H. Li.

Isolation of Cellulose Microfibrils — an Enzymatic Approach
January 2007 – Bioresources 1(2), pp. 176-178
S. Janardhnan, Mohini Sain.

Influence of Styrene Maleic Anhydride Imide on Ink-Jet Print Quality and Coating Structure
January 2007 – Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 22(3), pp. 307-313
J. Sreekumar, Mohini Sain, Ramin Farnood, W. Dougherty.
DOI: 10.3183/NPPRJ-2007-22-03-p307-313

2006

Characterization of Cellulosic Microfibrils for Permeability Studies Through Microfibril Dispersed Biopolymer Films
December 2006 – Journal of Biomechanics 39(1), pp. 26
A. Chakraborty, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(06)84817-7

Influence of Viscosity-Interface Modifier Interactions on Performance and Processability of Rice Hulls PE Composites
November 2006 – International Polymer Processing 21(5), pp. 504-508
N. Dixit, Mohini Sain, Mark T. Kortschot, D. Gulati.
DOI: 10.3139/217.0031

Fiberboard Composites from Wood-fiber Bonded with Renewable Wood Resin
November 2006 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 25(16), pp. 1701-1708
Mohini Sain, A. Ghosh, Indranil Banik.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684406068413

Effect of Interactions Between Interface Modifiers and Viscosity Modifiers on the Performance and Processibility of the Rice Hulls-HDPE Composites
November 2006 – Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 25(16), pp. 1691-1699
N. Dixit, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain, D. Gulati.
DOI: 10.1177/0731684406068412

Production, Characterization, and Mechanical Properties of Starch Modified by Ophiostoma SPP
November 2006 – Bioresources 1(2), pp. 257-269
Chen Bei Huang, Robert Jeng, Mohini Sain, Bradely A. Saville, Martin Hubbes.

Isolation of Cellulose Microfibrils - An Enzymatic Approach
November 2006 – Bioresources 1(2), pp. 176-188
Sreekumar Janardhnan, Mohini Sain.

The Effect of Morphology and Chemical Characteristics of Cellulose Reinforcements on the Crystallinity of Polylactic Acid
July 2006 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 101, pp. 300-310
Aji P. Mathew, Kristiina Oksman, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.23346

Effect of Water Absorption, Freezing and Thawing, and Photo-Aging on Flexural Properties of Extruded HDPE/Rice Husk Composites
June 2006 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 100(5), pp. 3619-3625
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Shiang Law, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.23152

Biorefinery: Opportunities and Barriers for Petro-Chemical Industries
June 2006 – Pulp and Paper Canada – Ontario 31-33
Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.

Resin Transfer Molding of Hemp Fiber Composites: Optimization of the Process and Mechanical Properties of the Materials
June 2006 – Composites Science and Technology 66(7-8), pp. 895-906
M. Couturier, David Rouison, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2005.07.040

Characterization and Potential Utilization of Recycled Paper Mill Sludge
May 2006 – Pulp and Paper Canada – Ontario 107(5), pp. 29-32
Sally Krigstin, Mohini Sain.

The Efficacy of Photostabilizers on the Color Change of Wood Filled Plastic Composites
May 2006 – Polymer Degradation and Stability 91(5), pp. 1156-1165
M. Muasher, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2005.06.024

Evaluation of the Influence of Fibre Length and Concentration on Mechanical Performance of Hemp Fibre Reinforced Polypropylene Composite
March 2006 – Journal of Natural Fibers 2(4), pp. 67-84
Arun Ghosh, Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1300/J395v02n04_05

Performance of Natural-Fiber–Plastic Composites Under Stress for Outdoor Applications: Effect of Moisture, Temperature and Ultraviolet Light Exposure
March 2006 – Journal of Applied Polymer Science 99(5), pp. 1-8
Paul A. Cooper, J.L. Lopez, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/app.22884

Nonlinear Viscoelastic Creep Prediction of HDPE-Agro-fiber Composites
March 2006 – Journal of Composite Materials, pp. 417-431
A. Pramanick, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1177/0021998305055197

Study of Moisture Absorption in Natural Fiber Plastic Composites
March 2006 – Composites Science and Technology 66, pp. 379-386
Paul A. Cooper, Mohini Sain, W. Wang.
DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2005.07.027

Surface Characteristics of Untreated and Modified Hemp Fibers
March 2006 – Polymer Engineering and Science 46(3), pp. 269-273
Deepaksh Gulati, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1002/pen.20465

Preparation and Characterization of Wheat Straw Fibers for Reinforcing Application in Injection Molded Thermoplastic Composites
February 2006 – Bioresource Technology 97, pp. 265-272
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain, A. Zereshkian.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2005.02.043

Bioprocess Preparation of Wheat Straw Fibers and their Characterization
January 2006 – Industrial Crops and Products 23(1), pp. 1-8
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2005.01.006

Fungal-Modification of Natural Fibers: A Novel Method of Treating Natural Fibers for Composite Reinforcement
January 2006 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 14, pp. 347-352
Deepaksh Gulati, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-006-0030-7

Injection Molded Wheat Straw and Corn Stem Filled Polypropylene Composites
January 2006 – Journal of Polymers and the Environment 14, pp. 265-272
Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1007/s10924-006-0021-8

Novel SMA Chemistries in Surface Sizing of Paper and Boards
January 2006
W. Dougherty, S. Janardhnan, Muhammad Pervaiz, Mohini Sain.

Application of the "Theory of Mixtures" to Temperature-Stress Equivalency in Nonlinear Creep of Thermoplastic/Agro-Fibre Composites
January 2006 – Polymers and Polymer Composites
A. Pramanick, Mohini Sain.

Foamability of Thermoplastic Vulcanizates (TPVs) with Carbon Dioxide and Nitrogen
January 2006 – Cellular Polymers
B.S. Kang, S.G. Kim, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.

Biodegradable Nanocomposites from Wheat Straw
January 2006 – Center for Biocomposites and Biomaterials Processing, University of Toronto
Ayse Alemdar, Mohini Sain.

Temperature-Stress Equivalancy in Nonlinear Visco-Elastic Creep Characterization of Thermoplastic/Agro-Fiber Composites
January 2006 – Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials 19, pp. 35-60
A. Pramanick, Mohini Sain.

Measurement of the Average Permeability of Natural Fibre Mats in Resin Transfer Molding Application
January 2006 – Polymers and Polymer Composites 14(3), pp. 229-238
M. Couturier, David Rouison, Suhara Panthapulakkal, Mohini Sain.

Composite from Wood Fiber Bonded with Renewable Wood Resin
January 2006 – Polymers and Polymer Composites 14(3), pp. 217-228
A. Ghosh, Mohini Sain.

Foamability of Thermoplastic Vulcanizate (TPV) Blown with Nitrogen and Carbon Dioxide
January 2006 – Cellular Polymers
B.S. Kang, S.G. Kim, C.B. Park, Mohini Sain.

Reinforcing Potential of Wood Pulp-Derived Microfibres in a PVA Matrix
January 2006 – Holzforschung 60, pp. 53-58
Ayan Chakraborty, Mark T. Kortschot, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1515/HF.2006.010

2005

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Krigstin, S. and Sain, M. “Recovery and Utilization of Fibre from Recycled Papermill Sludge” Paper Technology,46(7): 37-42, 2005 [No. 130]
Bhatnagar, A. and Sain, M. “Processing of Cellulose Nanofiber-reinforced Composites” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 24(12): 1259-1268, 2005 [No. 129]
Sreekumar, J., S., Sain, M., Farnood, R., and Dougherty, W. “Styrene Maelic Anhydride Imide-Resin (SMAI): A Novel Cationic Additive in Paper Coating Colour for Ink-Jet Printing” Pulp and Paper Canada, 106(3): T67 – T70, 2005 [No. 128]
Lopez, J. L., Cooper, P., and Sain, M. “Evaluation of Proposed Standard Test Method to Determine Decay Resistance of Natural Fiber Plastic Composites” Forest Product Journal, December 1, 2005 [No. 127]
Behzad, T. and Sain, M. “Cure Simulation of Hemp Fiber Acrylic Based Composites During Sheet Molding Process”Polymers and Polymer Composites, 13(3): 235-244, 2005 [No. 126]
Rouison, D., Sain, M., Couturier, M., MacMillan, B., and Balcom, B. J. “Water Absorption of Hemp Fiber/Unsaturated Polyester Composites” Polymer Composites, 26(4): 509-525, 2005 [No. 125]
Sain, M., Suhara, P., Law, S., and Bouiloux, A. “Interface Modification and Mechanical Properties of Natural Fibre-polyolefine Composite Products” Journal of reinforced plastics and composites, 24(2): 121-130, 2005 [No. 124]
Panthapulakkal, S., Sain, M., and Law, S. ” Enhancement of Processability of Rice Husk Filled High-density Polyethylene Composite Profiles” Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 18: 445-458, 2005 [No. 123]
Prasad, B.M., Sain, M., and Roy, D.N. “Properties of Ball Milled Thermally Treated Hemp Fibers in Inert Atmosphere for Potential Composite Reinforcement” Journal of Materials Science, 40: 4271-4278, 2005 [No. 122]
Wang, W., Sain, M., and Cooper, P.A. “Hygrothermal Weathering of Rice Hull/HDPE Composites Under Extreme Climatic Conditions” Polymer Degradation and Stability, 90(3): 540-545, 2005 [No. 121]
Mathew, A.P., Oksman, K., and Sain, M. “Mechanical Properties of Biodegradable Composites from Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) and Microcrystalline Cellulose (MCC)” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 97(5): 2014-2025, 2005 [No. 120]
Chakraborty, A., Sain, M., and Kortschot, M. “Cellulose Microfibrils: A Novel Method of Preparation using High Shear Refining and Cryocrushing” Holzforschung, 59 (1): 102- 107, 2005 [No. 119]
Bhuie, A.K., Ogunseitan, O.A., White, R., Sain, M., and Roy, D.N. “Modeling the Environmental Fate of Manganese from Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl in Urban Landscapes” J. Science of the Total Environment,339(1-3): 167-178, 2005 [No. 118]

2004

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Li, H., Law, S. and Sain, M. “Process Rheology and Mechanical Property Correlationship of Wood Flour-Polypropylene Composites” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 23(11):1153-1158, 2004, DOI: 10.1177/0731684404035416 [No. 117]
Mehta, A., Sain, M., Ni, Y., and Morneau, D. “Effect of Bioenzyme on Deinking Mill Effluent Treatment by Dissolved Air Flotation, Solutions!” Online Exclusive, Tappi Journal, October 2004 [No. 116]
Panthapulakkal, S., Sain, M., and Law, S. “Effect of Coupling Agents on Rice Husk Filled HDPE Extruded Profiles”Polymer International, 54: 137-142, 2005 [No. 115]
Valton, E., Schmidhauser, J., and Sain, M. “Performance of Cationic Styrene Maleimide Copolymers in the Wet End of Papermaking” Tappi Journal, 3(4): 25-30, 2004 [No. 114]
Mehta, A., Sain, M., Ni, Y., and Morneau, D. “Chemical Additive Optimization Program: Short-Cycle Clarification of Deinking Mill Alkaline-Water loop” Pulp and Paper Canada, 105(3): 43-46, 2004 [No. 113]
Rouison, D., Sain, M., and Couturier, M. “Resin Transfer Molding of Natural Fiber Reinforced Composites: Cure Simulation”Composites Science and Technology, 64(5): 629-644, 2004 [No. 112]
Lin, W.S., Pramanick, A.K., and Sain, M. “Determination of Material Constants for Nonlinear Visco-elastic Predictive Model”Journal of Composite Materials, 38(1): 19-29, 2004 [No. 111]
Lin, W.S., Pramanick, A.K., and Sain, M. “Development of TTMSP to Predict the Performance of Discontinuous Natural Fiber Polymer Composites” Science and Engineering of Composite Materials, 11(2-3): 201-208, 2004 [No. 110]
Prasad, B., Sain, M., and Roy, D. N. “Structure Property Correlation of Thermally Treated Hemp Fiber”Macromolecular Materials Engineering, 289(6): 581-592, 2004 [No. 109]
Behzad, T. and Sain, M. “Cure Study of an Acrylic Resin to Develop Natural Fiber Composites” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 92(2): 757-762, 2004 [No. 108]
Sain, M., Park, S.H., Law, S., and Suhara, F. “Flame Retardant and Mechanical Properties of Natural Fibre-PP Composites containing Magnesium Hydroxide” Polymer Degradation and Stability, 83: 363-367, 2004 [No. 107]

2003

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Grant, J., Li, Z., Court, G., Crowell, M., Mobarak, N., Cole, S., and Sain, M. “Analysis and optimization of used water networks in a TMP mill” Pulp and Paper Canada, 104(11): 49-52, 2003 [No. 106]
Raymond, A. and Sain, M. “Mechanism of fibre mat formation with inorganic-filled mechanical pulp suspensions in papermaking” Appita Journal, 56(5): 376-379+384, 2003 [No. 105]
Babineau, K., Ni, Y., and Sain, M.M. “Effect of acid treatment on removal of anionic trashes from bleached mechanical pulps and the characteristics” Pulp and Paper Canada, 104(7): 31-34, 2003 [No. 104]
Sain, M., Mehta, A., Ni, Y., and Morneau, D. “Clarificación para plantas de destintado: Programa de optimizatión de aditivos químicos” Mari Papel y Corrugado, 16(3): 70-72, 2003 [No. 103]
Pervaiz, M. and Sain, M. “Sheet-Molded Polyolefin Natural Fibre Composites for Automotive Applications”Macromolecular Materials & Engineering, 288(7): 553-557, 2003 [No. 102]
Prasad, B. and Sain, M. “Mechanical properties of thermally treated hemp fibres in inert atmosphere as potential composite reinforcement” Material Research Innovation, 7: 231-238, 2003 [No. 101]
Rouison, D., Sain, M., and Couturier, M. “Resin-Transfer Molding of Natural Fiber- Reinforced Plastic. 1. Kinetic Study of an Unsaturated Polyester Resin Containing an Inhibitor and Various Promoters” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 89: 2553-2561, 2003 [No. 100]
Li, H., Ni, Y., and Sain, M. “Further Understanding of Polyethylene-Imine Induced Rosin Sizing” Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal, 18(21): 5-9, 2003 [No. 99]
Li, H. and Sain, M.M. “High stiffness natural fiber-reinforced hybrid polypropylene composites” Polymer – Plastics Technology and Engineering, 42(5): 853-862, 2003 [No. 98]
Pervaiz, M. and Sain, M. “Carbon storage potential of natural fibre composites” Resources, Conservation and Recycling,39(4): 325-340, 2003 [No. 97]
Bourassa, C., Diamond, M., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Mill System Closure and Trash Catching Porous Fillers in Papermaking” Tappi J., 2(2): 14-18, 2003 [No. 96]
Bourassa, C., Diamond, M., Daneault, C., and Sain, M. “Mill System Closure and Trash Catching Porous Fillers in Papermaking” Appita Journal, 56(3): 241, 2003 [No. 95]

2002

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Sain, M., Li, H., and Morneau, D. “Chemical-Pretreatment of De-inking Mill Waste Water Prior to DAF” Progress Pap. Recycling, 12(1): 13-18, 2002 [No. 94]
Raymond, A. and Sain, M. “Computer Modeling and Software Development Predicting Dynamic Mat Formation in Paper Machine” Advances in Engineering Software, 33: 181- 189, 2002 [No. 93]
Sain, M. and Li, H. “Enhancement of Strength Properties of Mechanical Pulp” J. Wood. Chem. Technol., 22(4):187-193, 2002 [No. 92]
Li, H., Ni, Y., and Sain, M. “Characterization of BCTMP Fines and Their Effect on Sizing” Tappi J., 1(7): 3-7, 2002 [No. 91]
Sain, M. and Fortier, D. “Flax Shives Refining, Chemical Modification and Hydrophobization for Paper Production” Indus. Crops & Products, 15: 1-13, 2002 [No. 90]
Li, H., Ni, Y., and Sain, M. “Presence of DCS in BCTMP and Their Effect on Sizing” J. Pulp and Paper Sc., 28(2): 45-49, 2002 [No. 89]
Sain, M., Fortier, D., and Lampron, L. “Chemi-Refiner Mechanical Pulping of Flax Shives: Refining Energy and Fibre Properties” Bioresource Technology, 81(3): 193-200, 2002 [No. 88]
Sain, M. and Boucher, J. “Characterization and Properties of Lignocellulose Fibres with Thin-film Deposited Cationic Fibres”Colloids and Surfaces A Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 196(2-3): 97-109, 2002 [No. 87]
Bourassa, C., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Use of Zeolite as a Microparticle System in the Clarification of Deinking Plant White Water by Dissolved Air Flotation” Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 36(1-2): 193-202, 2002 [No. 86]

2001

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Leduc, C., Daneault, C., and Sain, M.M. “Use of New Oxidising Agents [Peroxide Activated Peroxide-perborate] for the Bleaching of Mechanical Pulp” Appita Journal, 54(3): 314, 2001 [No. 85]
Laroche, H., Sain, M., Houtman, C., and Daneault, C. “POM-assisted Electrochemical Delignification and Bleaching of Chemical Pulp” Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 35: 503-512, 2001 [No. 84]
Sain, M.M. “Spectroscopic Characterization of Engineered Lignocellulosic Fibres with Monosubstituted Polysiloxane Films”Appl. Spectroscopy Review, 36(1): 119-137, 2001 [No. 83]
Leduc, C., Sain, M.M., and Daneault, C. “Use of New Oxidising Agents for the Bleaching of Mechanical Pulp” Pulp and Paper Canada, 102(1): 34-38, 2001 [No. 82]

2000

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Bao, Y., Sain, M., and Robert, S. “Reflectance Spectroscopy and Electrophoresis in the Evaluation of Retention and Loss of Modified Starch” Journal of Pulp and Paper Science, 26(8): 275-279, 2000 [No. 81]
Leduc, C., Sain, M., Daneault, C., Lanouette, R., and Valade, J. “Use of New Oxidising Agents in Refiner: A Route to High Brightness Pulp” Tappi J., 83(4): 77, 2000 [No. 80]
Sain, M., Rivard, J., Leduc, C., and Daneault, C. “Improved-Performance TMP Bleaching Chemicals for Closed Mill Systems Part 1: Metal Management and Bleaching Chemistry” Tappi Journal, 83(4): 78, 2000 [No. 79]
Sain, M., Bourassa, C., and Daneault, C. “Deinking Mill Waste Water Clarification by DAF-Influence of Operating Variables on Clarification Efficiency” Progress in Paper Recycling, 9(4): 37-45, 2000 [No. 78]
Sain, M. “Morphological and physical state of monolayer-forming precursors in engineered fibre-polymer matrix” Polym-Plast Technol. Eng., 39(l): 119-135, 2000 [No. 77]
Sain, M., Rivard, J., Leduc, C., and Daneault, C. “Improved Bleaching Performance with Zeolite Based Bleach Chemicals”Tappi J., p. 21, April, 2000 [No. 76]
Leduc, C., Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Lanoutte, R. “Perborate In-Refiner Brightening of Chemical Pulp” Tappi J., p.23, April2000 [No. 75]
Sain, M. “X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy study of ultrathin-film-forming chemical precursor-engineered lignocellulosic fiber and fiber-mat surfaces” Journal of Applied Surface Science, 158(1-2): 92-103, 2000 [No. 74]
Sain, M., Balatinecz, J., and Law, S. “Creep fatigue in engineered wood fibre and plastic compositions” J. Appl. Polymer Science, 77(2): 260-268, 2000 [No. 73]

1999

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Balatinecz, J. and Sain, M. “Wood Fibre-plastics Recycling, Effect of Repeated Recycling” Polym. Symp. Series, p.134-138, 1999 [No. 72]

Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Parenteau, M. “Elimination of Chromophores from Secondary Fibre of Wood Mechanical Pulp 1. Effect of Zeolite on Hydrogen Peroxide Brightening” J.Wood Chem. Technol., 19(1&2): 79-98, 1999 [No. 71]
Khunova, V., Liauw, C.M., Alexy, P., and Sain, M. ” The Role of m-phenylenedimaleimide in Reactive Processing of Poly(propylene)/magnesium Hydroxide Composites: 1. Effect of Processing Temperature and Composite Formulation on Mechanical Properties” Die Angrew. Macromol. Chem., 269: 78-83, 1999 [No. 70]
Hu, Q.Y., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Electrochemical Delignification of a Softwood Kraft Pulp with In-situ Regeneratrion of a Catalyst” Paperi ja Puu, 81(l): 63-69, 1999 [No. 69]
Grondin, G., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Zeolite Microparticle in Flotation Deinking and its Effect on System Closure”Pulp and Paper Canada, 100(8): 46-50, 1999 [No. 68]
Leduc, C., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “In-Refiner Perborate and Peroxide Bleaching of softwood” Appita J., September,1999 [No. 67]

1998

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Balatinecz, J.J. and Sain, M.M. “The influence of Recycling on the Properties of Wood Fibre — Plastic Composites”Macromolecular Symposia, 135(1): 167-173, DOI: 10.1002/masy.19981350119, 1998 [No. 66]
Leduc, C., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Le Perborate de Sodium: Une Solution Efficace pour le Blanchiment des Pâtes Mécaniques de Notre Industrie” Les Papetieres du Québec, 9(6): 20-26, 1998 [No. 65]
Sain, M., Khunova, V., Hurst, J., and Balatinecz, J. “The Influence of Filler on Composite Rheological Properties”Plasty a Kaucuk, 35(7): 199-203, 1998 [No. 64]
Sain, M. “Effect of Monolayer Forming Precursor in Engineered Fibre-polymer Matrix” Reinforced Plastics and Polymer Journal, October, 1998 [No. 63]
Leduc, C., Sain, M., Lanouette, R., Daneault, C., and Valade, J. “In-Refiner Perborate Treatment of Softwood TMP to Modify Fibre Properties” Tappi Journal, October, 1998 [No. 62]
Brouillette, F., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Effect of Moisture Profile and Noncombustible Matter in Recycled Paper-mill Sludge on Energy Recovery” Combust. Sci. and Tech., 139: 191-206, 1998 [No. 61]
Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Grondin, G. ” The modified zeolite in waste paper recycling – Shows promise to chelate metals and stabilize peroxide in repulping process” Pulp and Paper Canada, 99(7): 64-67, 1998 [No. 60]
Tremblay, E., Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Lapointe, M. “The Effect of Planetary Mixing in Repulping of Photocopied Papers”Prog. Paper Recycling, 8(l): 45-53, 1998 [No. 59]
Sain, M., Khunova, V., Hurt, J., and Balatinecz, J. “Rheological Properties of LC Modified Fibre-filler Composites”Plasty a Kaucuk, 7: 30-34, 1998 [No. 58]
Sain, M. “Effect of In-refiner Plastification of Lignin for RMP-flax and TMP Engineered Fibre Blends” Holforzung, October,1998 [No. 57]
Broulette, F., Sain, M., and Daneault, C. “Auto-Combustion of Solid Sludge from Paper Mill Waste” J. Combustion Science and Technology, 62(4): 16-34, 1998 [No. 56]

1997

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Chabot, B., Daneault, C., Sain, M., and Dorris, G.M. “The adverse role of fibres during the flotation of flexographic inks: Fibres affect the formation and growth of flexographic ink-calcium soap aggregates” Pulp and Paper Canada, 98(12): 115-121, 1997 [No. 55]
Sain, M. and Daneault, C. “Comparison between peroxide prebleaching and postbleaching sequence of ONP with alternative chemicals: Chances and limitations: Use of various other chemicals can increase brightness and reduce effluent loads” Pulp and Paper Canada, 98(9): 49-53, 1997 [No. 54]
Sain, M. and Daneault, C. “Improved Peroxide Bleaching of Deinked ONP with Zeolite Based Replacement Chemicals”Appita J., 50(l):61-67, 1997 [No. 53]
Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Parenteau, M. “Elimination of Chromophore from Wood-based Waste Pulp” J. Wood Sci. Technol, June, 1997 [No. 52]
Sain, M., Daneault, C, and Parenteau, M. “Bleach Activation of Thermomechanical Pulp” Can. J. of Chemical Eng.,75(1): 62-69, 1997 [No. 51]
Tremblay, E., Daneault, C., Sain, M., and Lapointe, M. “La Trituration Planetaire: Mecanisme Efficace pour le Sequence de Papier Photocopiers” Revue A.T.I.P., 51(6): 222-226, 1997 [No. 50]

1996

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Marchildon, L., Daneault, C., Leduc, C., and Sain, M. “Deinking Conditions for Yellow Directory Using Formamide Sulfinic Acid as a Repulping Chemical” J. Cellulose Chem. Technol., 30(5-6), 1996 [No. 49]
Daneault, C., Sain, M., and Lavoie, C. “Graft copolymerization onto wood fibres. Ozone-activated hydrophobization of pretreated wood pulp” Acta Polymerica 47(4): 177-180, 1996 [No. 48]
Sain, M., Marchildon, L., and Daneault, C. “Flexo Ink and Deinking-problem or Solution!” American Ink Maker, 12: 25-37, 1996 [No. 47]
Sain, M. and Daneault, C. “Thermo-oxidative behaviour of water-borne ink binders in the presence of monovalent metal ion” Polymer Degradation and Stability, 51(1): 67-75, 1996 [No. 46]
Sain, M.M., Marchildon, L., Lapointe, M., Daneault, C. “A novel chemistry to ink separation from mixed paper waste contaminated with flexo ink” Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal, 11(3): 157-163, 1996 [No. 45]
Prasakis, J., Sain, M., and Daneault, M. “Metal management improves peroxide bleaching of TMP” Tappi J.,79(10): 161-166, 1996 [No. 44]
Sain, M., Daneault, C., and Lapointe, M. “Water-based Ink Vehicles in Micro-ink Agglomeration” American Ink Maker, 74(4): 26-42, 1996 [No. 43]

1995

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Sain, M., Marchildon, L. and Daneault, C. “A Correlation Between Ink Separation Chemistry and Deinked Paper Properties Affected by Micro-ink Flotation” Prog. Paper Recycling, p. 54-60, November, 1995 [No. 42]
Sain, M., Marchildon, L., Daneault, C., Pednault, C., and Robert, S. “Infrared Energy Transfer Mechanism in Constant and Falling Rate Periods of Paper Drying” Appita Journal, 48(5): 351-357, 1995 [No. 41]
Sain, M., Pednault, C., Marchildon, L., and Daneault, C. “Drying Characteristics-Property Correlationships in Gas-fired Infrared Drying of Paper” Applied Spectroscopy Review, 30(1-2): 13-33, 1995 [No. 40]
Khunova, V. and Sain, M. “Optimization of mechanical strength of reinforced composites. 1. Study on the effect of reactive bismaleimide on the mechanical performance of CaCO3-filled PP.” Die Angrew. Makromol. Chemie,224(1): 9-20, 1995 [No. 39]
Khunova, V. and Sain, M. “Optimization of mechanical stength of reinforced composites. 2. Reactive bismaleimide-modified polypropylene composites filled with talc and zeolite” Die Angrew. Makromol. Chemie,72(4): 77, 1995 [No. 38]

1994

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Sain, M. and Kokta, B.V. “Polyolefin-wood Filler Composite. I. Performance of m-Phenylene Bismaleimide-modified Wood Fiber in Polypropylene Composite” J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 54(10): 1545-1559, 1994 [No. 37]
Sain, M., Kokta, B.V., and Imbert, C. “Structure-property Relationship in Wood Fiber-filled Polyolefin Composites” J. Polym. Plast. Technol., 33(l): 89-104, 1994 [No. 36]
Sain, M. and Kokta, B.V. “Response Surface Methodology a Useful Tool for Optimization of Molecular Adhesion and Mechanical Properties of PP Composites” J. Reinforced Plast. Comp., 13(1): 38-53, 1994 [No. 35]
Sain, M.M., Daneault, C., and Marchildon, L “A study on the ink-fiber interfacial interaction in waste printed paper I. The effect of a custom-designed polymeric additive on flotation de-inking of solvent-treated wastepapers” Cellulose 1(4): 221-235, 1994 [No. 34]

1993

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Sain, M.M. and Kokta, B.V. “Study on molecular interaction in polyfunctional maleimide-modified polypropylene/pulp composites by ESCA, FTIR, and DSC” Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 7(7): 743-760, 1993 [No. 33]
Sain, M., Imbert, C., and Kokta, B.V. “Composites of Surface Treated Wood Fibre and Recycled Polypropylene”Die Angrew. Macromol. Chemie., 210 (3586): 33-46, 1993 [No. 32]
Sain, M. and Kokta, B.V. “Effect of Solid-state Modified Polypropylene on the Physical Performance of Sawdust-filled Polypropylene Composites” J. Adv. Polym. Technol., 12(2): 167-183, 1993 [No. 31]
Sain, M., Kokta, B.V., and Maldas, D. “Effect of Reactive Additives on the Performance of Cellulose Fibre-filled Polypropylene Composites” J. Adhesion Sci. Technol., 7(1): 49-61, 1993 [No. 30]
Sain, M. and Kokta, B.V. “Toughened Thermoplastic Composite I. Effect of Crosslinkable Phenolic and Epoxy Resin Coated Cellulosic-filled Polypropylene Composites” J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 48(12): 2181, 1993 [No. 29]
Sain, M. and Kokta, B.V. “A Study of Molecular Interaction in Wood Fibre-filled Polypropylene Composites” J. Adhesion Sci. Technol., 7(1): 49-61, 1993 [No. 28]
Hudec, I., Sain, M., and Sunova, V. “Improved Interaction Effected by Maleic Anhydride Grafted PP in PRP Triblock Polymer-EVA Copolymer Blend” J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 49(3): 425, 1993 [No. 27]
Khunova, V., Sain, M., and Simek, I. “Studies on the Effect of Reactive PP on The Properties of Filled Polyolefin Composites, Part 2.Optimization of Product Composition and Mechanical Properties of Modified PP Composites” Polym.-Plast Technol.,32(4): 299-309, 1993 [No. 26]
Khunova, V., Sain, M., and Brunovska, Z. “Studies on the Effect of Reactive PP on the Properties of Filled Polyolefin Composites, Part 3.Effect of Maleic Anhydride Grafted PP on the Nature of Polyolefin Matrix”Polym.-Plast Technol., 32 (4): 311-320, 1993 [No. 25]

1992

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Sain, M., Oravec, J., Sain, E., and Beniska, J. “Contribution to covulcanization of elastomers and plastic blends”Acta Polymerica, 43: 50-54, 1992 [No. 24]
Grof, I., Sain. M., and Durcova, O.” Structure-property Relationship of Polypropylene-polycaproamide Fiber” J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 44(6): 1061-1068, 1992 [No. 23]

1991

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Hudec, I., Sain, M., and Kozankova, J. “Scanning Electron Microscopy Methods for Studying Interfacial Interaction in Polymer Blends” J. Polym. Testing, 10: 378-397, 1991 [No. 22]

1990

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Sain, M., Beniska, J., Simek, I., and Rosner, P. “Optimization of Blend Composition in Modified Natural Rubber and Polypropylene Blends” J. Polym. Mat., 7: 49-52, 1990 [No. 21]

1989

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Sain, M., Lacok, J., Beniska, J. and Bina, J. “Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Copolymer, Part. 2. Effect of Polyethylene Loading and Dynamic Crosslinking on Filled Copolymer with Improved Fire Resistance” Kaustch. Gummi Kunst.,42 (01): 1011-1012, 1989 [No. 20]
Sain, M., Lacok, J., Beniska, J., and Bina, J. “Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Copolymer, Part 1. Properties of Filled Copolymer with Improved Fire Resistance” Kaustch. Gummi Kunst, 42(8): 572-573, 1989 [No. 19]
Sain, M., Lacok, J., and Beniska, J. “Nonsulfur Vulcanization of Natural Rubber and Polyethylene Blends” Rubber MIA, XII (6): 15-19, 1989 [No. 18]
Oravec, J., Sain, M., and Beniska, J. “Effect of Nonconventional Vulcanizing Agents on the Properties of NBR Rubber”Plasty a Kaucuk, 26: 178-80, 1989 [No. 17]
Sain, M., Beniska, J., and Rosner, P. “Vulcanization of Natural Rubber and Low Density Polyethylene and Thermo-oxidative Properties of the Covulcanizates” J. Polym. Mat., 6: 9 13, 1989 [No. 16]
Sain, M., Oravec, J., Lacok, J., and Beniska, J. “Studies on the modification of nitrile rubber-poly(vinyl chloride) blends. Effect of nonconventional vulcanization systems” Acta Polymerica, 40(10): 648-652, 1989 [No. 15]
Sain, M., Hudec, I., Beniska, J., and Rosner, P. “Contribution to Heterogeneity in Elasto- plastic Blends” J. Mat. Sci. En.,A108: 63-71, 1989 [No. 14]
Sain, M., Lacok, J., Beniska, J., and Bina, J. “Use of Rheometer for Quantitative Estimation of Cure Rate for NR-LDPE Blends” Acta Polymerica, 40(2): 136-37, 1989 [No. 13]
Tikku, V.K., Sain, M., and Pradhan, N.K. “Fluorocarbon Polymer, an Ideal Polymer for Wire and Cable Insulation”J. Kilowatt,23: 9-13, 1989 [No. 12]
Sain M.M., Lacok, J., Beniska, J., and Bina, J. “Estimation of cure characteristics of natural rubber-polyethylene blends by use of a rheometer” Acta Polymerica, 40(2): 136, 1989 [No. 11]

1988

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Sain, M., Lacok, J., Beniska, J., and Khunova, V. “Effect of Crosslinking Methods on Bismaleimide Cured Natural Rubber-polyethylene Blends” Kaustch. Gummi Kunst, 41(9): 895-897, 1988 [No. 10]
Lacok, J., Sain,M., Bina, J., and Gal, E. “Crosslinking of NBR-PVC Blends in Presence of P-Nitroso Di-Phenylamine” . Elektroteknica Kablo, 41: 177-182, 1988 [No. 9]
Lacok, J., Sain, M., Bina, J., and Beniska, J. “Static and Dynamic Vulcanization of NR-LDPE Blends” J. Electro-teknica Kablo, 41: 126-131, 1988 [No. 8]
Sain, M., Hudec, I., Beniska, J., and Rosner, P. “Structure Property Relationship in Rubber Modified PRP Triblock Polymer Blends” Rubber Chem. Technol., 61(5): 747-759, 1988 [No. 7]
Sain, M., Beniska, J., and Rosner, P. “NR-PRP Triblock Polymer Blends, Part 2. Mathematical Approach to Compound Design and Property Optimization” Kaustch Gummi Kunst., 41(6): 538-540, 1988 [No. 6]
Sain, M., Beniska, J., Simek, I., and Rosner, P. “NR-PRP Triblock Polymer Blends, Part 1. Blend Composition and Mechanical Properties” Kaustch Gummi Kunst., 41(5): 441-444, 1988 [No. 5]
Sain, M., Hudec, I., and Beniska, J. “Use of microscopic methods for estimation of phase morphology in rubber/polyolefin blends” Polymer Testing, 8(4): 249-559, 1988 [No. 4]

1987

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Beniska, J., Sain, M. and Hudec, I. “Interfacial Effects in Polymer Blends” Polymer Preprints, 28(2): 379-380, 1987 [No. 3]
Sain, M., Rosner, P., and Beniska, J. “Studies on NR-LDPE Blends-mooney Rivlin Constant and Mechanical Properties” Kaustch Gummi Kunst., 40(5): 451-453, 1987 [No. 2]

1983
1970

Study of X-Ray Flare in Relation to Corresponding Sudden Phase Anomaly
November 1970 – IETE Journal of Research 111(A9)
U.K. Rao, Mohini Sain.
DOI: 10.1080/03772063.1970.11486677