Introduction to Polymers


This course covers the fundamentals of polymers, including their formation, classification, industrial applications, environmental impact, and the interdisciplinary nature of polymer science. It also explores the structure-property relationships of polymers, characterization techniques, societal and ethical considerations, and future directions in polymer science.

What you will learn

Gain a comprehensive understanding of polymers, including their formation, properties, applications, environmental impact, and societal implications, as well as the skills to analyze and characterize polymers for various purposes.

Course program

Fundamentals of Polymers
Applications of Polymers
Environmental Impact of Polymers
Polymer Science and Technology
Polymer Structure and Properties
Characterization and Analysis of Polymers
Societal and Ethical Considerations
Innovations and Future Directions in Polymer Science