University Of Birmingham

Polymer Engineering And Composites

04 17177

Iowa State Course Substitution

Polymer Composites and Processing

MAT E 454

Course Info

International Credits: 10.0
Converted Credits: 3.0
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Course Description:
The module describes the deformation and failure of polymers, including visco-elastic models, isochronous stress-strain curves, buckling and compressive failure, fracture and fatigue in polymers. Polymer processing will be described and a detailed analysis of the common polymer processing methods presented. The reinforcement of polymers with fibres will be detailed including fibre types, matrices, laminates, their manufacture and applications.


Evaluation Date:
March 31, 2015
Lawrence Genalo