Dr sc ing Inese Filipova (Sable)
2016 PhD degree (Dr. sc. ing.) in Wood Materials and Technologies, Latvia University of Agriculture, Forest Faculty
2007 Master degree in Chemistry (Msc. chem.), University of Latvia, Faculty of Chemistry
2005 Engineer degree of Wood Chemistry and Technology, Technical University of Riga, Faculty of Material Science and Applied Chemistry
Research Interests and Expertise
Wood chemistry, wood fibers, pulping, cellulose, nanocellulose
Wood Mimicking Biocomposites (WOODMIMIC), 2018-2121
Study of novel method for nanocellulose isolation from biomass and its residues, 2017-2020
Rigid Polyurethane/Polyisocyanurate Foam Thermal Insulation Material Reinforced with Nano/MicroSize Cellulose, 2017-2019
Investigation of ecofriendly molded paper fibre materials for use of food packing with additives from renewable resources, 2014-2015
Expert of Latvian Council of Science in Chemical engineering (2018)
Additional professional education:
Specialised course "Product oriented wood supply and fibre processing", KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (2011)
Specialised course "Modern analytical tools for Pulp and Paper", Abo Academy, Turku, Finland (2007)
Filipova I., Fridrihsone V., Cabulis U., Berzins A. 2018 Synthesis of Nanofibrillated Cellulose by Combined Ammonium Persulphate Treatment with Ultrasound and Mechanical Processing. Nanomaterials, 8(9), 640;
Andersons J., Filipova I., Kirpluks M. and Cabulis U. 2018 Evaluation of the apparent interfacial shear strength of nanocellulose/PVA composites Key Engineering Materials 774:54-59
Andze L., Zoldners J., Rozenberga L. Sable I., Skute M., Laka M., Vecbiskena L., Andzs M., Actins A. 2018 Effect of molecular chitosan on recovered paper properties described by mathematic model. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 52 (9-10), 873-881.
Vikele L., Laka M., Sable I., Rozenberga L., Grinfelds U., Zoldners J., Passas R., Mauret E. 2017 Effect of chitosan on properties of paper for packaging. Cellulose chemistry and technology, 51 (1-2), 67-73.
Sable I., Grīnfelds U., Vīķele L., Rozenberga L., Zeps M., Neimane U., Jansons A. 2017 Effect of Refining on the Properties of Fibres from Young Scots (Pinus Sylvestris) and Lodgepole Pines (Pinus Contorta). Baltic Forestry, 23(2), 529-533.
Sable I., Grinfelds U., Vikele L., Rozenberga L., Lazdina D., Zeps M., Jansons A. 2017 Chemical composition and fiber properties of fast-growing species in Latvia and its potential for forest bioindustry. Forestry Studies, 66, 27-32.
Rozenberga L., Skute M., Belkova L., Sable I., Semjonovs P., Saka M., Ruklisha M., Paegle L., Vikele L. 2016 Characterization of films and nanopaper obtained from cellulose synthesized by acetic acid bacteria. Carbohydrate Polymers, 144, 33–40.