Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Polymer morphological characterization techniques

MSE-451

Lecturer(s) :

Plummer John Christopher

Language:

English

Summary

Sample preparation and direct observation techniques (optical microscopy, AFM, electron microscopy) and their practical application to the study of morphology and microdeformation in polymers.

Content

INTRODUCTION

METHODS

APPLICATIONS

Keywords

Polymers, microscopy, specimen preparation

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Polymères, structures, propriétés, MSE-230, MX, Plummer

 

Important concepts to start the course

Basics of materials science, physics

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra, demonstrations

Expected student activities

Attending lectures and laboratory demonstrations, completing exercises, analysis and presentation of a scientific article from the literature

Assessment methods

Written exam after 4-5 weeks + oral presentation in group of 2 people at the end of the course.
Final grade = (2x presentation grade + 1x written exam grade) /3

Resources

Bibliography

Polymer microscopy - third edition, Sawyer, Grubb & Meyers, Springer , NY 2008

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Copies of the lecture notes

Websites

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