[ 497EPMSSPMV19 ] VL Synthetic Polymers for Biology and Medicine

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Ian Teasdale 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Chemistry 2023W
Objectives As well as providing an insight into the many functions of synthetic polymers in medicine and biology, students should also attain an understanding of the chemistry behind the design and synthesis of polymeric materials for such applications.
  • Polymer synthesis
  • Biomaterials
  • Biodegradable polymers
  • Drug delivery
  • Controlled release
  • Nanomedicine
Criteria for evaluation Combined task based (homework) and oral examination
Methods Lecture and discussion
Language English
Study material Handouts
Changing subject? No
Further information Block lecture, dates to be confirmed
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
497WPMSSPMV13: VL Synthetic Polymers for Biology and Medicine (2013W-2019S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment