Polymer solution properties, conformation, and molecular weight characterization. Rheological and viscoelastic behavior: relaxations and transitions, rubber elasticity. Crystallinity, morphology, and deformation of crystalline polymers. Blends and composites. Methods of fabrication. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours.
Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2017