26.315 Plastics Process Laboratory III

Plastics Process Laboratory III

Course Details
Min Credits 1
Max Credits 1
Course ID 4165
Status Active

This laboratory introduces students to the processes of twin screw extrusion compounding, advanced injection molding and process monitoring, the plastics recycling process, and extrusion rheological measurements for plastics. Experiments are designed so that the student will understand the theory of polymer conversion techniques by the interaction between process variables and material characteristics.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 26.215 or 26.216 Plastics Processing Eng Lab I/II, 26.201 or 26.202 Polymeric Materials I/II; Co-Req: 26.001 Plastics Safety Lecture.