Smart Polymeric Materials

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi
LEVEL
PhD
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
75
PERIOD
12/09/2022 to 30/12/2022

Course Description

Course Description: Classical versus smart materials, Biomimetic materials research, Self-healing mechanisms in biological systems, Smart wormlike surfactants, Smart polymers and gels, Reversible polymer networks, Macroporous responsive polymers, Drug delivery using smart polymers, Gels for sensors and actuators, Shape memory, Self-healing strategies, Damage and healing theories, Artificial self-healing systems, Fracture mechanics of polymeric materials, Self-healing in thermoplastic and thermoset materials, Selfhealing smart hydrogels. Course Objectives: Develop an essential understanding of structure-property relationship of smart materials as well as their use in practical applications. Develop student’s capability to design functional structures using smart and self-healing materials. Provide students an opportunity to learn new knowledges from the behavior of natural biological systems.

Subject area

Chemistry Materials

Educational-info

Day of the weeks

42 h - 14 weeks

ECTS

75

Validation mode

Written Examination,Personal project

Organizer

Partner

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

Faculty

Graduate School

Department

Chemistry

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