Departments' graduate courses

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Polymeric materials and resource efficiency

  • Course code: FIMS015
  • Course higher education credits: 5.0
  • Department: INDUSTRIAL AND MATERIALS SCIENCE
  • Course is normally given:
  • Language: The course will be given in English
  • Nordic Five Tech (N5T): This course is free for PhD students from N5T universities
Seminars every second week will deal with Durability of plastics, a product reuse perspective 
Plastics recycling, developments and requirements for large-scale processes
Renewable polymers, a resource efficiency perspective 
Biodegradation of polymeric materials, current processes and prospects
Modern processes for incineration and energy recovery, current methods and developments. 
Literature
The course will be based on selected articles and section of books, to be selected by assigned course participants. 
Lecturers
Professor Antal Boldizar and Associate professor Giada Lo Re, both at the Department of Industry and Materials Science
More information

Published: Tue 22 Aug 2017.