4 Credits (3 Contact Hours)Detailed study of polymer science and engineering as applied to packaging science. Includes polymer morphology, rheology, physical properties, processing methods, and polymerization. Emphasizes relationships among processing, structure, and properties. Preq: Packaging Science major; and one of CH 2010 or CH 2230; and one of PHYS 1220 or PHYS 2070; and PKSC 1020 and PKSC 2040 and PKSC 2060. Coreq: PKSC 4161.
This 4000-level course has a 6000-level counterpart. Students should refer to the Graduate Announcements for the 6000-level description and requirements.