2019 Introduction of Materials and Chemical Technology B

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School of Materials and Chemical Technology
Miyauchi Masahiro  Shioya Masatoshi  Kumai Shinji  Otsuka Hideyuki  Shimoyama Yusuke  Tanaka Ken 
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Course description and aims

Learn fundamentals of materials and applied chemistry that will introduce specialized subjects of materials and chemical engineering, mainly focused on freshmen from the School of Materials and Chemical Engineering, based on the introduction of materials and chemical engineering A. Also, with a view to research from the foundation, it shows the path to grow to engineers and researchers who can be active worldwide.

Student learning outcomes

Understand the fundamentals of materials and chemical engineering.


Understand the foundation of materials and chemical engineering.

Competencies that will be developed

Specialist skills Intercultural skills Communication skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

This lecture is an omnibus format by six faculty teachers, and introduces the foundation and latest research topics in Materials and Chemical Engineering as an example. Also, group discussion will be conducted on each topic.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Design of polymers for next generation by chemical approach Understand the importance of chemistry to design next-generation polymeric substances.
Class 2 Pharmaceutical production using supercritical fluid To explain a fundamental property of supercritical fluid and how to design of pharmaceutical product.
Class 3 Construction of aromatic rings to synthesize optically active aromatic compounds Please explain arrangement of the benzene rings to become unstable and stable ways. Also please explain the reasons. I would be happy if you also write your own impressions of this lecture content.
Class 4 Advanced processing metallurgy for up-grade material recycling system and multi-material-intended structure design Advanced metal fabrication processes and dissimilar metal joining technologies for global environment protection are introduced with the latest related research work
Class 5 Advantages for using materials in the form of fiber Learn the reason why high performance is revealed by forming materials into fiber.
Class 6 Introduction of functional materials for energy and environment Functional materials for solar light energy conversion will be introduced. Students can understand the basic principle and materials for solar cell and photocatalysis, which have already widely been applied in the field of energy production and environmental purification.
Class 7 Fundamental and applied research of material science / applied science Introduce fundamental and applied research of academic disciplines in each department.
Class 8 The end of term examination



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Assessment criteria and methods

Evaluation of reports and end of the term examination

Related courses

  • XMC.A101 : Materials and Chemical Technology Literacy
  • XMC.A102 : Introduction of Materials and Chemical Technology A
  • XMC.A104 : Introduction of Materials and Chemical Technology C

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

It is recommendable to take Materials and chemical technology literary and Introduction of materials and chemical technology A.

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