[ 479CACTCTSV19 ] VL Chemistry and Technology of Silicone Elastomers

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Christian Paulik 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Technologies and Science (PTS) 2019W
Objectives The course offers an overview about history, production, properties and application of silicon elastomers.
  • What are silicons?
  • Production of organo silanes
  • Hydrolysis of orano silanes
  • Polycondensation
  • Ringopening polymerization
  • History of silicons
  • Market overview
  • Cross-linking systems
  • Products and properties
Criteria for evaluation Final exam in writing or oral
Methods Presentation (supported by lecture), Discussion
Language upon agreement with participants – German or English
Changing subject? No
Further information course blocked
Corresponding lecture 479CACTCTSV12: VL Chemistry and Technology of Silicone Elastomers (2,6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment