[ 479POPREC1V12 ] VL Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 1: Process Technologies

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year (*)Kunststofftechnik Gerald Berger-Weber 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Technologies and Science (PTS) 2022W
Objectives Construction and process engineering for extrusion and compounding machinery.
Subject Process and chemical engineering of extrusion to manufacture foils, slabs, piping, profiles, fibers; machine and process engineering and compounding machinery; extrusion tools; cooling procedures in extrudate; materials and drive engineering.
Criteria for evaluation Written examination
Language English
Study material Tadmor Z., Gogos C.G.: Principles of Polymer Processing. John Wiley, 2nd Edition 2006
Hensen, F.: Plastics Extrusion Technology. Hanser Verlag, 2. Auflage 1997
Contor, K.: Blown Film Extrusion. Carl Hanser, 2. Auflage 2011
Kanai, T.: Campell, G.A.: Film Processing. Carl Hanser, 1999
Changing subject? No
Further information It is strongly recommended to join also the lecture "Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 1: Process Technologies" (UE, Exercise)
Corresponding lecture in collaboration with 479POPREC1U14 [or 480ADPTPE1U11]: UE Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 1: Process Technologies (1,5 ECTS)
equivalent to

480ADPTPE1K10: KV Polymer Extrusion and Compounding 1 (4,5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment