MSE 304 - Structure and Properties of Polymeric Materials
Examines polymeric materials from their molecular structure and morphological organization to their macroscopic properties. Topics include polymerization reactions; molecular weight determination; solution behavior; organization of crystalline and amorphous polymers; rubber elasticity; crystallization kinetics; morphology; mechanical, optical, and electrical properties; applications and materials selection; and degradation and recycling. (Y)
Prerequisites & Notes Prerequisite: MSE 209 or equivalent.