[ 290OPCHPOCU18 ] UE Exercises in Polymer Chemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Chemistry Oliver Brüggemann 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Chemistry 2018W
Objectives This workshop supplements the lecture "Polymer Chemistry". Students will discuss problem solving tasks in order to enhance understanding of the course material.
Subject Polymers, types of polymerisation reactions, reactors, polymerisation kinetics, polymer characterisation, molecular weight of polymers, viscosity of polymerisation mixtures, heat removal from reactors during polymerisation, data acquisition during polymerisation, polymerisation processes, industrial relevance of polymers
Criteria for evaluation Successful completion of exercises and presenting work on the board in front of the class.
Methods Exercises and problem solving tasks based on content from the lecture "Polymer Chemistry"
Language English
Study material a) Macromolecular Chemistry, Bernd Tieke.
b) An Introduction to Polymer Science, Hans-Georg Elias.
c) Laboratory on Macromolecular materials, Dietrich Braun.
d) Macromolecular Chemistry, Manfred D. Lechner.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture TCBPCUEPOCH: UE Übungen aus Polymerchemie (1,6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Direct assignment