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Course Postgraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code CHM873
Subject Title Specialty Polymers


Speciality synthesis-ring opening polymerization, metathesis polymerization, ATRP, RAFT; heteroatomic polymers; electrically active polymers-conducting polymers, piezoelectric, pyrroelectric and ferroelectric polymers, polymers for FET, electrical and electronic applications; photoactive polymers- photoresits, light emitting polymers, non-linear optical properties; ionic polymers- ionomers, polyelectrolytes; magnetically active polymers; high performance polymers-polymer concrete, high modulus fibers, polymer explosives.

Text Books
  1. Robert William Dyson, Speciality Polymers, 2nd ed., Blackie Academic & Professional, 1998
  2. Manas Chanda, Salil K. Roy, Industrial Polymers, Specialty Polymers, and their Applications, CRC Press, 2008
  3. Faiz Mohammad, Specialty Polymers: Materials and Applications, I.K. International Pvt Ltd, 2008
  1. Fried Joel R., Polymer Science and Technology, Prentice-Hall; 2nd ed. 2005
  2. Johannes Karl Fink, Hand book of Engineering and Specialty Polymers, John Wiley & Sons, Vol.2, 2011
  3. Norio Ise, Iwao Tabushi, An Introduction to Speciality Polymers, Cambridge University Press, 1983