This course describes various methods for the synthesis and characterization of polymers. Copolymers, control of architecture, polymer reactivity, polymer properties, structure/property relationships, and applications of polymers will be discussed. Current topics of interest from the recent literature will also be covered. Prerequisite or Concurrent: Chem 452 or permission from instructor. This course satisfies the writing intensive requirement.
Course Attributes: BU SCI; AS NSM; AS WI I