Polymeric Materials (MATE310) Ders Detayları

Course Name Corse Code Dönemi Lecture Hours Uygulama Saati Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Polymeric Materials MATE310 6. Semester 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
MATE 201
Course Language İngilizce
Course Type Compulsory Departmental Courses
Course Level Lisans
Mode of Delivery
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives To teach ‘Structure’, ‘Property’, and ‘Processing’ of polymeric materials in order to understand their mechanical and physical properties.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • In this course students will learn the structure, property and processing of polymeric materials. At the end of the course, students will have knowledge about the mechanical and physical properties of polymeric materials at introduction level.
Course Content Introductory information about the types, importance and application of polymeric materials; structure and properties of polymers; characteristics, applications, and processing of polymers.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction; Definition, Classification, Historical development, Raw material, Uses. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
2 Structure of the Polymers; Binding, Configuration & Conformation, Related pages of the course books and the other sources.
3 Structure of the Polymers; Crystallinity, Thermal properties.
4 Molecular Weight and Distribution; Colligative properties, End-Group Analysis Related pages of the course books and the other sources
5 Molecular Weight and Distribution; Light Scattering, Intrinsic viscosity, GPS. Related pages of the course books and the other sources.
6 Midterm 1
7 Synthesis of Polymers; Chain growth polymerization. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
8 Synthesis of Polymers; Step growth polymerization. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
9 Polymerization Processes; Bulk polymerization. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
10 Polymerization Processes; Emulsion polymerization. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
11 Radiation polymerization, Solution polymerization.
12 Suspension polymerization, Plasma polymerization. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
13 Polymer Processing Techniques; Extrusion, Molding. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
14 Polymer Processing Techniques; Calendering, Coating. Related pages of the course books and the other sources
15 Recitation before final exam
16 Final exam

Sources

Course Book 1. Polymer Science and Technology, 3rd Ed. Joel R. Fried, 2013.
2. Introduction to Polymers, 3rd Ed. Robert J. Young, Peter A. Lovell, 2011.
Other Sources 3. Plastics Engineering R. J. Crawford
4. Polymer Chemistry, Fred J. Davis
5. Mechanical Response of Polymers: An Introduction, Alan S. Wineman, K. R. Rajagopal
6. Materials Science and Engineering; Callister, John Wiley & Sons

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 2 20
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 5 100
Percentage of Semester Work 60
Percentage of Final Work 40
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering X
2 An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data X
3 An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs X
4 An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams X
5 An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems X
6 An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice X
7 An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility X
8 An ability to communicate effectively X
9 An understanding the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context and recognition of the responsibilities for social problems X
10 A knowledge of contemporary engineering issues X
11 Skills in project management and recognition of international standards and methodologies X
12 Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Laboratory
Application
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 1 16
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project
Report
Homework Assignments 2 10 20
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 15 15
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 25 25
Total Workload 124