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Priv.-Doz. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.nat.techn. Michael Grabner

Institute of Wood Technology and Renewable Materials
Konrad Lorenz-Straße 24, 3430 Tulln an der Donau
Tel: +43 1 47654-89128


ORCID: 0000-0002-5220-721X

Curr. Vitae

2005 - Promotion, Universität für Bodenkultur Wien
2002 - Diploma, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

wood research;


dendrochronology; wood quality; wood biology; wood anatomy; historical wood utilization;


2020 World Wood Day Grant 2020/21
2020 Congress Award der Stadt Graz
2019 Honorable Mention for Deiscipline Development Mendel University Brno
2018 World Wood Day Grant 2018/19
2017 World Wood Day Grant 2017/18
2008 Josef Umdasch Forschungpreis
2006 Theodor Körner Preis
2003 Preis der Stiftung „120 Jahre Universität für Bodenkultur“
2002 Klaus Fischer Innovationspreis für Technik und Umwelt

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2015 - International Wood Culture Society
2012 -2016 COST FP1106 "Streess"
2007 -2011 Managment comittee member COST IE0601
mandate as expert

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2021 - International Journal of Wood Culture:
Top level ( Editor in Chief)

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 World Wood Day
2017 Historical Wood Utilization - Wood Working
Member of the Organisation Committee
2016 Historical Wood Utilization - Utilization of Beech Wood
Member of the Organisation Committee
2016 Wood Science and Craftmanship
Member of the Organisation Committee
2015 Historical Wood Utilization - Transport of Wood
2011 Historical Wood Utilization
2008 EuroDendro 2008 - The long history of wood utilization
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