Academic Year 2017/2018 - 1° Year
Teaching Staff: Placido Giuseppe MINEO
Credit Value: 6
Scientific field: CHIM/04 - Industrial chemistry
Taught classes: 35 hours
Exercise: 12 hours
Term / Semester:

Learning Objectives

Aims of the course is to illustrate the methodologies of synthesis and characterization, structural and functional, of polymers having programmed functionalities

Detailed Course Content

Overview of polymer structures; constitutional, configurational and conformational analysis; correlation structure-properties

Overview on Classical and Living Radical Polymerization

Overview on Cationic and Anionic Polymerization

Polymerization via metathesis reactions

Structural and chemical-physical characterization of polymers

Molecular- Imprinting Polymers

Biodegradable polymers

Conductive polymers

Stimuli Responsive Polymers

Self-repairing polymers

Electroluminescent polymers

Polymers Actuators

Polymers for molecular recognition

Preparation of functional polymers by melt-mix processes

Textbook Information

- lecture notes (available in the studium platform)

- Intelligent Macromolecules for Smart Devices From Materials Synthesis to Device Applications Authors: Dai, Liming - Springer

- Scientific Pubblications