EP/PE 336 - Polymer Eng.II

Course lecturer :

Prof.Dr.Ehssan Nassef

Course assistant :

  • Eng.Doaa
  • Eng.Dina

Course objectives :

Describe the rheology of polymers. a2 Identify principles of mechanical properties of polymers.. a3. Define injection molding a4. Describe Tensile Stress-strain Analysis. a5Describe fiber spinning ,film blowing and polymer formulation. a6 Describe polymer additives. a7 Describe differences in processing strategies of different polymers as related their possibility to carry out polymer processing.(polymer recycling) .

Course description :

This course introduces the students to an introduction to polymer processing focusing on extrusion ,injection,molding,fiber spinning,film blowing,polymer formulation and additives.

Course assessment :

Assessment (1) 4 Quizzes during the semester. 5% Assessment (2) Mid term exam. 20% Assessment (3 self learning and Presentations.10% Assessment (4) Lab manual 5% Assessment (5) Lab Exam 10% Assessment (6) Final written Exam 50%

Recommended text books :

  • Dostson, N.A., Polymerization Process Modelling,6 th VCH Publishers, Inc., 2017.

Recommended refrences :

  • D.H.Morton-Jones:polymer processing,Chapman anh Hall 9th edition,2016.