Biopolymers

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
4
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

Biopolymers are polymers produced by living organisms (e.g. microorganisms or higher-order plants and animals) or synthesized from bio-based building blocks (e.g. acids, amino acids, carbohydrates, natural triglycerides) in a chemical process. The course provides an introduction to the most significant biopolymers, their chemical structure, properties and most important applications.

Subject area

Materials
Physics

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Prerequisites

Organic chemistry, Chemistry and physics of plastics

Duration

42 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

4

Maximum number of students

20

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Department

Department of Physical Chemistry and Materials Science

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