26.316 Plastics Process Engineering Laboratory IV

Plastics Process Engineering Laboratory IV

Course Details
Min Credits 1
Max Credits 1
Course ID 4166
Status Active

This laboratory introduces students to the processes of blowm film extrusion, sheet extrusion, tubing extrusion with statistical quality control, twin screw compounding of nano-composites and over-molding. 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: 26.002 Plastics Safety Lecture.