[ 480ADPTCATP18 ] PR Characterization and Testing of Plastics 1b

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year (*)Kunststofftechnik Gernot M. Wallner 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Management in Polymer Technologies (MPT) 2018W
Objectives Know-how in advanced testing and characterization of polymeric materials

  • Practical experience on testing machines
  • Competencies in data reduction and evaluation

Know-how in the field of polymeric materials

  • Structure/property relationships

Know-how in scientific-technical reporting

  • Competencies in oral presentation and discussion of experimental results
Subject Polymeric Materials and Testing
Criteria for evaluation Practical work (30%):

  • Engagement
  • Discussion (of results) and interview

Presentation (30%):

  • Engagement
  • Quality of slides, oral presentation and discussion

Written exams (40%)
The attendance of all classes is mandatory

Methods Advanced spectroscopy & microscopy
Cyclic fracture mechanics
Language English
Study material Papers provided via KUSSS
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 480ADPTCATP11: PR Characterization and Testing of Plastics 1b (1 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 12
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority