F3E5051 Organic Coating Chemistry 6.0 credits

Organisk ytbehandlingskemi

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Topics that will ve coverad:

  • Esterification (acid/base catalysed, low temperature reagent, large scale etc.)
  • Free radical chemistry )polymer production and curing of resins)
  • Linking chemistry to varius substrates for covalent surface modifications
  • Melamine - urea formaldehyde chemistry
  • Isocyanate chemistry
  • Molecules with non-linear optical properties for use in optical power limiting applicatons
  • Chemistry for LED´s and similar devices
  • Emerging techniques (controlled radical polymerization, "click"-chemistry, ROMP etc.)
  • Laboratory skills

Intended learning outcomes *

The aim of the course is to provide the sourse participant useful theoretical and practical skills required for successful laboratory work in a coating chemistry laboratory. Coating technology is an interdisciplinary subject and the course is designed with respect to that.

Course Disposition

The course will be biweekly seminars where all participants are required to take an active part. All participants have to prepare short presentations fr all seminars. Moderator: Eva Malmström or specially invited moderators (depending on topic). In total 15 times, ca 2 hours each time.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

M.Sc in Macromolecular Materials

Recommended prerequisites

M.Sc in Polymer Technology

Equipment

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Literature

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale *

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Examination *

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Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade *

80% participation in the seminars and written final project work

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Eva Malmström Jonsson

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

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Offered by

CHE/Fibre and Polymer Technology

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Eva Malmström, mavem@kth.se, 08-790 7225

Supplementary information

Group size is ca 10

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at CHE/Fibre and Polymer Technology