Recent research on bamboos

proceedings of the International Bamboo Workshop, October 6-14, 1985, Hangzhou, People"s Republic of China
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Chinese Academy of Forestry, People"s Republic of China, International Development Research Centre, Canada , [Hangzhou], [Ottawa]
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Statementorganised jointly by Ministry of Forestry, Peoples Republic of China, International Development Research Centre, Canada, International Union of Forestry Research Organisations ; editors, A.N. Rao, G. Dhanarajan, C.B. Sastry.
ContributionsDhanarajan, G., Sastry, Cherla B., China. Lin yeh pu., International Development Research Centre (Canada), International Union of Forestry Research Organizations.
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Paginationiv, 393 p. :
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Open LibraryOL14479726M
ISBN 109971847329
OCLC/WorldCa17795261

Reprinted with a new cover, Recent Research on Bamboos is available again in the USA. The book is X 10 inches, pages, B & W photos, numerous drawings and published jointly by The Chinese Academy of Forestry and the International Development Research Centre of Canada.

Bamboo plays an essential role in the daily life of millions of people in subtropical and tropical regions. Increased research during the recent years has contributed considerably to the understanding of these important arborescent grasses as well as to an improved processing for wider uses.

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CAF, China and IDRC, Canada. International Book Distributors, Dehradun, : Nirbhay Ambasta. The bulk of the book is an encyclopedia of bamboo genera, species, and cultivars. More than bamboos from 40 different genera are described in detail, including excellent photos, information on size, lighting and temperature requirements, native range, physical characteristics, landscape and other uses.

The paper presents the last research on bamboo reinforced concrete in Brawijaya University Indonesia. Three kinds of structures studied in recent year, the mounting of pegs on reinforcement, the.

Bamboos have long been considered the most primitive grasses, mostly because of the presence of bracteate, indeterminate inflorescences, "pseudospikelets", and flowers with three lodicules, six stamens, and three stigmata.

Following more recent molecular phylogenetic research, many tribes and genera of grasses formerly included in the Bambusoideae are now classified in other subfamilies, e.g Clade: Angiosperms. In Vietnam, research on bamboos began in early s.

From now bamboos have been planted on large scale to meet the requirements of constructional material, paper raw material, bamboos articles for export.

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This book *does* contain quite a bit about the plant, but it's very, very s: it includes (not so great) poetry about bamboo in unexpected places, and the entire first 3/4 of the book seems to be a -- albeit interesting but mostly useless -- catalogue about the historical uses of Cited by: KEFRI Kenya Forestry Research Institute NFI National Forest Inventory NWFP non-wood forest products SFA State Forestry Administration (China) UNEP United Nations Environment Programme UNEP-WCMC World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP) UNFCCC United File Size: 2MB.

The group of plants belonging to a family of giant woody grasses is called bamboo. Among the wide spectrum of uses of bamboo are conceivable purpose, like scaffolding to boats, cooking utensils, furniture, food, fuel, landscaping, ornamental display and a thousand other uses [].Despite the enormous importance of bamboo to our social and economic well-being, researchers are still exploiting the Author: Abdul Khalil.

Following in the footsteps of Floyd e's book The Bamboos, this book is a classic in its own right. The text and attending materials contain the most complete and recent information on the bamboos native to the Americas.

THE BOOK for studied bambuseros and native plant enthusiast alike. 7 1/2'' x 10 1/4'' Hardcover: Hong Kong Bamboos. It was also mentioned that books tend to fail to represent the current understanding of bamboo, therefore the several technical reports and working papers produced by Research Institutions should be consulted for the most recent studies and information on the world of bamboo.

Recent advances in Bamboo production research in the 48 Philippines — F.D Virtucio, C.A Roxas and CD. Apolinar 6. Planting of selected Malaysian Bamboos 58 —Abd. Razak Othman 7. Structural research issues on Bamboo 68 — W.

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Bamboo architecture has taken a big leap in developing countries in recent years and has become a symbol of eco-friendly design and sustainability. The challenge of connecting bamboo, Read more.

Reviving people’s trust in Bamboo technology. | Bamboo Research Papers. Reviving people’s trust in Bamboo technology Author: Mrs. Buy Recent Advances in Bamboo Propagation, Management and Utilization (): NHBS - Pankaj K Aggarwal, VP Tewari, PR Triveni, SC Joshi, Institute of Wood Science and Technology (Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education).

The Bamboos of the World, is the first comprehensive (taxonomic as well as horticultural) reference work that provides basic information on bamboos world wide, whether they are wild or cultivated, well-known or rather unknown.

The work, based on bamboo literature, facilitates access to further data by citation and a comprehensive bibliography. Bamboo, as a biomedical research topic was relatively silent during the s and s, but research interest increased worldwide since the beginning of this century (Panee, ).

In this article, the author summarizes recent findings on both health benefits and toxicity of extracts derived from different parts and species of by: “Until now, it has been difficult to find information about American bamboos.

Here's the book to bridge the gap, with numerous color photos and extensive details on the structure, evolution, ecology, and diversity of American bamboos.

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An identification key sorts species, giving very complete descriptions, habitat, range maps, and references/5(9). Bamboos amazing versatility, strength, and beauty have given it a larger role in human culture than any other plant. Both sustainable and plentiful, it has been used for millennia to make objects ranging from clothing and housing to more exotic luxuries like phonograph needles and childrens toys, to /5.

bamboo, plant of the family Gramineae (grass [1] family), chiefly of warm or tropical regions, where it is sometimes an extremely important component of the vegetation. It is most abundant in the monsoon area of E Asia. Bamboos are the the largest grasses, sometimes reaching ft (30 m).

Free Bamboo PDF Publications This is a list of free bamboo pdf articles and publications, feel free to start downloading and learning everything about bamboo. If you come across new publications that might be helpful to our visitors, just let us know. E-book $ ISBN: Published February An identification guide illustrated with line drawings; with descriptions and notes on distribution, ecology, uses and propagation.

Published for the ODA and the Forestry Research Programme, University of Oxford. Bamboo research and development. provided updated nomenclature of the species and produced a guide book for their identification.

In this project, 42 erect bamboo species were identified and described, a key for the identification was constructed. In recent years, bamboos have been used in the highly competitive world market in the form.

After a bit of research, I found this book and was immediately lost in its narrative style and depth of experience. The information on individual species is exhaustive, lyrical and straight-forward.

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No single page is difficult to read, but each section is a challenge simply because of 4/5. bamboo plantation, consumption pattern of bamboos in India, working and finishing qualities of bamboo, bamboos for structural use, pipe water supply system and drainage, bamboo furniture weaving industry etc.

This book provides a complete detail on Bamboo plantation and. The book I’m talking about now is Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet by Oliver Morton. This book is basically about the discovery of how photosynthesis works. So, photosynthesis is turning carbon dioxide, water and sunlight into something useful to both plants and to us: sugar and oxygen.

Bamboos are now increasingly being grown in plantations, and this necessitates increased vigilance against disease attacks, and preparedness for effective and rapid control if the attack occurs. This landmark publication makes vital information on bamboo diseases widely available, and is expected to stimulate further research and the.

Bamboo research and development in Thailand - Rungnapar Pattanavibool. Scientist, Royal Forest Department, Bangkok, Thailand. Topography.

Thailand is located in the central part of the Indochina Peninsula, between latitudes of 5°37N and 20°27N and longitudes of 97°22'E and °37'E. Lantican CB, Palijon AM, Saludo CG () Bamboo research in Philippines. In: Rao AN, Dhanarajan G, Sastry CB (eds) Recent research on bamboos.

Proceedings of the international bamboo workshop, 6–14 OctHangzhou, China. The Chinese Academy of Forest; IDRC, Canada, pp. Growing, Using and Maintaining Temperate Bamboos. Susanne Lucas, Horticulturist, ABS President. It could be said that bamboo is the most mysterious plant in the world.

Once thought to be among the most primitive of grasses, it has now been found (by means of DNA testing) to be one of .The Bamboos F. A. McClure. In my opinion this is the first book every bamboo grower should own. Floyd McClure's book "The Bamboos" is the number one source of information on bamboos grown in the U.S.

McClure introduced many of the bamboos we have in the U.S. today.Given its unrivalled position in terms of diversity, distribution and uses, coupled with the vital role it plays in the rural economies of several countries around the world, bamboo has emerged in recent years as potentially the most important non-wood forest resource to replace wood in construction and other uses.

Concomitantly, the interest being shown in this invaluable natural resource.