CHEM 571 Polymer Synthesis (3 credits)

Offered by: Chemistry (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Chemistry : A survey of polymer preparation and characterization; mechanisms of chain growth, including free radical, cationic, anionic, condensation and transition metal-mediated polymerization, and the effects of these mechanisms on polymer architecture; preparation of alternating, block, graft and stereoblock copolymers; novel macromolecular structures including dendrimers and other nanostructures.

Terms: Fall 2019

Instructors: Christopher Barrett (Fall)

  • Fall

  • Prerequisite: CHEM 302 or equivalent, or permission of instructor.