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CBE7213 Polymer Rheology and Processing

Credits: 3.00

The topics in this course include science and engineering of polymer processing; Newtonianand non-Newtonian flow phenomena; molecular and phenomenological models ofpolymer rheology; experimental characterization of shear flows; and the theory and application of engineering principles to extrusion, co-extrusion, blown film extrusion, injection molding and fiber spinning.

Prerequisite: CBE 3313 and 3233 or adviser’s approval.