Jun 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

CH 466 - Polymer Chemistry

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

The course will study the chemical and physical properties of polymers. Cadets will explore a variety of topics including, but not limited to: organic polymers, inorganic polymers, polymer synthesis, polymer characterization, polymer applications, copolymers, molecular weight distributions, crystallinity, morphology, glass transition temperature and plasticizers. It is planned that a final individual project/poster session will be included as part of this course. Topics may be modified to address other contemporary issues in the field of polymer science. Prerequisite(s): Both CH 224  and CH 302  or instructor approval.