Course detail

Advanced Topics in Polymer Physics

CEITEC VUT-DS201AAcad. year: 2019/2020

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

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Prerequisites

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Co-requisites

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Recommended optional programme components

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Recommended or required reading

Shaw, Montgomery T., MacKnight, William J.: Introduction to Polymer Viscoelasticity.Third Edition. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, 2005. 336 s. ISBN 978-0-471-74045-2
Strobl G.: The Physics of Polymers: Concept for Understanding Their Structures and Behavior. Third Edition. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2007. 518 s. ISBN 978-3-540-25278-8
Birley, Artur W., Haworth B., Batchelor J.: Physics of Plastics: processing, properties and materials engineering. Hanser, 1992. 528 s. ISBN 978-3-446-15098-0

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

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Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

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Language of instruction

English

Work placements

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Course curriculum

1. Introduction
2. Single chain conformations
a. Ideal chain
b. Real chains
3. Thermodynamics of solutions and blends
a. Thermodynamics of mixing
b. Polymer solutions
4. Polymer networks
a. Random branching and gelation
b. Networks and gels
5. Chain dynamics

Aims

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Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme STIPMN Doctoral

    branch PM , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMNK Doctoral

    branch PM , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMN Doctoral

    branch PM , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIAMN Doctoral

    branch AM , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMN Doctoral

    branch PNTMT , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIAMN Doctoral

    branch ANTMT , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMN Doctoral

    branch PM , 2. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMNK Doctoral

    branch PM , 2. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme STIPMN Doctoral

    branch PM , 2. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional
    branch PNTMT , 2. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

eLearning

eLearning: opened course