MSE 5240

MSE 5240

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

Advanced course covering synthesis of high molecular weight polymers and their structure-property tradeoffs. Introduction to basic physical characterization and the influence of molecular weight, molecular design and polymer architecture on properties and applications. Review of modern synthesis tools and strategies. Polymer families to be considered include: opto-electronic polymers, photopolymers, liquid crystal polymers, block polymers, biomimetic polymers, and common synthetic polymers. Synthesis tools include: step growth polymerization, chain growth polymerization, living polymerization and biosynthesis.

When Offered Spring.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17840 MSE 5240   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person