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Course syllabus 1_VVSP_D - Production, Properties and Processing of Plastics (FA - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 1_VVSP_D
Course unit title: Production, Properties and Processing of Plastics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture3 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Design - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
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Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Obtaining of knowledge of technology, properties and processing of synthetic plastics, composite materials and polymer blends and its applications.
Course contents:
1. History of polymers and its applications. Technology of production and properties of polymers (allowance 6hours of lectures)
a. Production of polymers by block, suspension, emulsion and solution polymerization. Production of polymers by polycondenzation and poladition in melt and solution.
b. Rheology of polymers. Principles of the processing of plastics. Mixing processes, extrusion, injection molding, thermoforming, calendering, rotational molding, foaming, welding, fiber spining technology.

2. Principles of technology, processing, properties and application of plastics (allowance 20hours of lecturec)
a. Polyolefins, styrene based polymers, acrylic polymers, poly(vinyl chloride), fluoroplastics,
b. Polyesters, poly(vinyl acetate) and its derivates, polyamides, polyecetals, polyfenylenes
c. Phenolic resins, aminoplastics, polyurethanes, epoxy polymers silicone polymers
d. Composite materials and polymer blends.

Recommended or required reading:
BRYDSON, J. Plastics Materials. Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, 1995. 896 p. ISBN 0-7506-1864-7.

Language of instruction: slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 130

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Ivan Hudec, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 15. 5. 2018
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Ivan Hudec, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 05/15/2018.

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