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Personlig profil

Utbildning information

  • Doctoral Degree in Agricultural Science; Kyoto University, ; “Thermal stabilization of nanocellulose by chemical modification” 23.03.2017
  • MSc Applied Chemistry; Maejo University, Thailand; “Utilization of palm oil mill wastes in the production of natural rubber antioxidant”; 23.07.2008 
  • MSc Marince Science; University of the Philippines, Diliman; Finished 24 units of course and experimental work
  • BSc Chemistry; Central Luzon State University, Philippines, 08.04.1999

Information om forskning och undervisning

  • Currently working on the emulsion properties of bio-based materials and performing preliminary experiments for grant application.
  • Giving a 2-h lecture on the application of microscopy techniques in studying the morphology of food packaging materials.


  • Preparation, characterization and chemical modification of nanocelluloses from various sources and for different purposes
  • Valorizing lignin and hemicelluloses for advanced applications

Utbildning / akademisk kvalifikation

Agricultural Science, Doctoral Degree, Kyoto University

Applied Chemistry, MSc, Maejo University

Chemistry, BSc, Central Luzon State University

Internationellt och inhemskt samarbete Publikationer och projekt inom de senaste fem åren.

Publikationer 2008 2018

Improving the thermal stability of wood-based cellulose by esterification

Agustin, M. B., Nakatsubo, F. & Yano, H., 15 jul 2018, I : Carbohydrate Polymers. 192, s. 28-36 9 s.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review

Improved resistance of chemically-modified nanocellulose against thermally-induced depolymerization

Agustin, M., Nakatsubo, F. & Yano, H., 15 maj 2017, I : Carbohydrate Polymers. 164, s. 1-7 7 s.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review

Products of low-temperature pyrolysis of nanocellulose esters and implications for the mechanism of thermal stabilization

Agustin, M. B., Nakatsubo, F. & Yano, H., okt 2016, I : Cellulose. 23, 5, s. 2887-2903 17 s.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review

The thermal stability of nanocellulose and its acetates with different degree of polymerization

Agustin, M., Nakatsubo, F. & Yano, H., 2016, I : Cellulose. 23, 1, s. 451-464 14 s.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review

Bioplastic based on starch and cellulose nanocrystals from rice straw

Agustin, M., Ahmmad, B., Alonzo, S. M. M. & Patriana, F. M., dec 2014, I : Journal of Reinforced Plastics & Composites. 33, 24, s. 2205-2213 9 s.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review