Polymer Science and Technology (CEAC 423) Course Details

Course Name: Polymer Science and Technology
Code: CEAC 423
Pre-requisite Course(s): CEAC 104
Objective: The main purpose of the course is to provide polymer fundamentals; historical development, basic definitions and concepts, classification of polymers and application. Major topics include polymer synthesis and nomenclature; molecular weight and molecular weight distribution; reactions of polymers; morphology; stereoregular polymers; polymer blends; step-growth, chain-growth, and ring-opening polymerization, polymer industry. This course also aims to emphasize the structure-property relationships.
Content: This course includes mainly fundamentals, properties and applications of polymers: historical development of polymers, basic definitions and concepts, synthesis methods, reaction mechanisms and kinetics, polymer reaction engineering, additives and reinforcements, classifications of polymers, structure-property relationship, . Also, this course includes the various application areas of polymers; medicine, biotechnology, chemicals, and electronics.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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ECTS: 5