[ 479POPREC2U14 ] UE Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 2: Modelling Screw Extrusion

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year (*)Kunststofftechnik Bernhard Löw-Baselli 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Technologies and Science (PTS) 2015W
Objectives Students should be able to design single and twin screw extruders
  • Co-rotating Twin Screw Extruders
  • Counter-rotating Twin Screw Extruders
  • Single Screw Extruder
  • Scale Up
  • Mixing
Criteria for evaluation Participation and final test
Methods Example calculations for the design of extruders
Language English
Study material Screw Extrusion: Science and Technology (Progress in Polymer Processing) von James Lindsay White, Helmut Potente und Ulrich Berghaus von Hanser Gardner 2003
Hensen / Knappe / Potente: Handbuch der Kunststoff-Extrusionstechnik. Band1: Grundlagen. Hanser Verlag 1989.
Handbuch der Kunststoff-Extrusionstechnik, Band1, Grundlagen. Friedhelm Hensen, Werner Knappe, Helmut Potente von Hanser Verlag 1989.
Polymer Extrusion von Chris Rauwendaal von Hanser Gardner 2014
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture in collaboration with 479POPREC2V12 [bzw. 480AMPTPE2V11]: VL Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 2: Modelling Screw Extrusion (3 ECTS)
equivalent to

480AMPTPE2K10: KV Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 2 (4,5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 35
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority