CONTACT: Ron Smith
Rogue River, OR (October 2013) – Wagner Meters’ Forest Products Division is very pleased to welcome UBC’s Dr. Stavros Avramidis to its panel of industry experts at Kilndrying.org’s forum.
Dr. Avramidis currently serves as a professor in the Wood Services Department of the University of British Columbia, a position he has held since 1987. His extensive teaching and research experience in both national and international projects covers a number of fields linked to wood-water interaction, including wood physics and drying with both conventional and dielectric methods. Avramidis holds both his MS degree and Ph.D. from the State University of New York.
Kilndrying.org offers a unique opportunity for kiln personnel and other industry experts to meet, ask questions, and to share expert insights. The site also offers a list of upcoming events and job opportunities for those in the kiln drying community. The experts on the forum add to the discussion from their wealth of knowledge and experience to provide insight, technical recommendations and the latest in kiln drying practices for professionals focused on drying wood, kiln optimization, grade recovery, and other lumber drying-related topics.
Dr. Avramidis’ expertise will be a welcome addition to the panel of industry experts at the Kilndrying.org forum.
To learn more about this unique resource, and to welcome the forum’s newest expert, Dr. Stavros Avramidis, visit www.kilndrying.org and become part of the conversation.