FSAD 6200

FSAD 6200

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

Covers formation and properties of fiber-forming polymers; rubbery, glassy, and crystalline states; and their interconnection. Discusses fiber structure; relationship between chemical structure and physical properties of manufactured and natural fibers; mechanical, thermal, and viscoelastic properties of fibers, and testing methods.

When Offered Fall.

  • Understand the basic nature/behavior of polymers and measurement of polymer properties.
  • Understand critical polymer properties needed for fiber formation.
  • Understand Fiber production, structure and properties of non-commodity fibers.
  • Understand the formation of fibers and control of structure and properties.
  • Understand various methods of polymer and fibers characterization including mechanical optical and thermal properties.
  • Develop critical thinking for problem solving in developing or modifying desired fiber properties.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16341 FSAD 6200   LEC 001