14IGI37 - Printing inks and adhesives

Course specification
Course titlePrinting inks and adhesives
Study programmeMaterial Engineering
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ConditionnoneОблик условљености
      The goalThe goals of the course are to introduce students to the basic principles of printing inks and adhesives important for future studying and practical work.
      The outcomeStudent will gain knowledge of basic principles of printing inks and adhesives, which will enable them to analyze and connect new concepts easier in future studying and practical work. ; In addition, students will learn how to test and analyse printing inks and their components, and adhesives. ;
      Contents of lecturesDefinition and components of printing inks (pigments, dyes, vehicle, resins, solvents, aditives) as well as division, composition and properties of printing inks according to printing process. Manufacturing of printing inks. Testing, control and analysis of printing inks and dry prints ; Theory of adhesion, types of adhesives, analysis of adhesives.
      Contents of exercisesDry print color measurement using spectrophotometer. Uv-vis spectrophotometric analysis of dyes; Испитивaњe oбojeнoсти бoja пoмoћу aпсoрпциoнoг спeктрoфoтoмeтрa; Pigment testing; Manufacture of varnishes; Manufacture of printing ink; Testing of printing inks (color, gloss, transparency, viscosity, tack, strike through); Analysis of printing inks; Dry print testing; Starch adhesive preparation and analysis. Literary work.
      1. D.Mijin, Grafičke boje i lepkovi, TMF, Beograd, 2012. (Original title)
      2. D.Mijin, Praktikum iz Grafičkih boja i lepkova, Beograd, 2008. (Original title)
      3. Printing Ink Manual, 4th ed., ed. R.H.Leach, C.Armstrong, J.F.Brown, M.J.Mackenzie, L.Randall, H.G.Smith, VNR International, London, 1988. (Original title)
      4. R.E.Todd, Printing Inks, Pira International, Leatherhead, 1994. (Original title)
      5. A.V.Pocius, Adhesion and Adhesives Technology, 2nd edition, Hanser, Wien, 2002. (Original title)
      6. E.M.Petrie, Handbook of Adhesives and Sealants, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2000. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingLectures, lab work, tests, literary work
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lecturesTest paper50
      Practical lessons20Oral examination