2016 Advanced Course in Physical Properties of Organic Materials B

Font size  SML

Register update notification mail Add to favorite lecture list
Academic unit or major
Graduate major in Materials Science and Engineering
Instructor(s)
Kikutani Takeshi  Morikawa Junko  Ougizawa Toshiaki  Asai Shigeo  Shioya Masatoshi 
Course component(s)
Lecture
Day/Period(Room No.)
Tue5-6(S8-509)  
Group
-
Course number
MAT.P466
Credits
1
Academic year
2016
Offered quarter
4Q
Syllabus updated
2016/9/15
Lecture notes updated
-
Language used
English
Access Index

Course description and aims

Physical properties of organic materials are not determined only by their chemical structures. Various factors such as the morphology, structure of the crystalline and amorphous regions, processing history of the method used to form the product and environmental conditions have significant influences on the physical properties. This course discusses various factors influencing the physical properties of organic/polymeric materials and fundamentals of the measurement and analysis of the physical properties.

Student learning outcomes

1. Polymer composite materials
2. Polymer alloys and processing
3. Properties of semi-crystalline polymers
4. Thermal properties of polymers
5. Fiber processing

Keywords

polymer composites, polymer alloys, semicrystalline polymers, thermal properties, fiber processing

Competencies that will be developed

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

Class flow

Before coming to class, students should read the course schedule and check what topics will be covered. Required learning should be completed outside of the classroom for preparation and review purposes.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Structure and properties of semi-crystalline polymer crystallized under high-pressure carbon dioxide (1) Understand the structure and properties of semi-crystalline polymer crystallized under high-pressure carbon dioxide.
Class 2 Structure and properties of semi-crystalline polymer crystallized under high-pressure carbon dioxide (2) Understand the structure and properties of semi-crystalline polymer crystallized under high-pressure carbon dioxide.
Class 3 Thermophysical properties of polymers Understand the thermophysical properties of polymers.
Class 4 Thermal insulating / thermal conductive polymers Understand the thermal insulating / thermal conductive polymers.
Class 5 Method to determine the thermophysical properties of polymers Understand the method to determine the thermophysical properties of polymers.
Class 6 Fundamentals of Fiber Formation Behavior Understand the fundamentals of Fiber Formation Behavior.
Class 7 Various in-situ Measurement of Fiber Formation Behavior Understand the Various in-situ Measurement of Fiber Formation Behavior.
Class 8 Nano-scale Fabrication of Fibers Understand the Nano-scale Fabrication of Fibers.

Textbook(s)

not required

Reference books, course materials, etc.

Materials used in class can be found on OCW-i.

Assessment criteria and methods

Student's course scores are based on the report submitted.

Related courses

  • ZSH.P405 : Advanced Course in Physical Properties of Organic Materials A

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

No prerequisites are necessary, but enrollment in the related courses is desirable.

Page Top