CHEM 574 Introductory Polymer Chemistry (3 credits)

Offered by: Chemistry (Faculty of Science)


Chemistry : A survey course on the structure of polymers, kinetics and mechanisms of polymer and copolymer synthesis; characterization and molecular weight distributions; polymer microstructure, the thermodynamics of polymer solutions; the crystalline and amorphous states, rubber elasticity and structure-property relationships.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Christopher Barrett (Winter)

  • Fall
  • Prerequisite(s): Prerequisites: CHEM 223 and CHEM 243 or CHEM 213 and CHEM 273, or CHEM 233 (for engineering students only), or permission of the instructor.
  • Restriction(s): Not open to students who have taken CHEM 455 or CHEM 674.