[ 497POCHPC2U19 ] UE Exercises in Polymer Chemistry 2

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Oliver Brüggemann 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Chemistry 2019W
Objectives This workshop is complimentary to the lecture course polymer chemistry 2. Problem solving tasks will be discussed in order to enhance understanding of the course material.
  • Controlled / Living Radical Polymerization
  • Anionic Polymerization: Recent Advances
  • Cationic Polymerization of Ethylenic and Heterocyclic Monomers
  • Biosynthetic Routes to Polymers
  • Synthesis of Cyclic Macromolecules
  • Synthesis of Polyrotaxanes
  • Click polymers
  • Emulsion Polymerization and Copolymerization
  • Transition Metal-catalyzed Polycondensation and Polyaddition
  • Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization (ROMP)
  • Acyclic Diene Metathesis (ADMET)
  • Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Polymers
  • Chiral Polymers: Optically Active Vinyl and Vinylpyridine Polymers
  • Dendritic Molecules
  • Diels-Alder Ladder Polymers
  • High performance polymers (Aromatic polymers, Liquid crystal polymers, Heterocyclic polymers etc.)
  • Polymers of Acrylic Acid, Methacrylic Acid, Maleic Acid and their Derivatives
  • Aromatic Polyethers
  • Polyurethanes
  • Polyimides
  • Poly(vinyl aldehydes), Poly(vinyl ketones) etc.
  • Metal-Containing Macromolecules
  • Photoconductive Polymers
  • Polymers for OLEDs
Criteria for evaluation Successful completion of exercises
Methods Problem solving exercises in relation to lecture course „Polymer chemistry 2“.
Language English
Study material a) Principles of Polymer Chemistry. Odian.

b) Materials Science and Technology: Synthesis of Polymers, Schlüter, Cahn, Hasen, Kramer.

c) Handbook of Polymer Synthesis, Nuyken, Swift.

Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 497POCHPC2U10: UE Exercises in Polymer Chemistry 2 (1,6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 30
Assignment procedure Direct assignment