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-Reqs: 26.216 Pl Process Eng Lab II, 26.202 Polymer Materials II; and Co-Req: 26.002 Plastics Safety Lecture.