14MIMKM1 - Elastomers

Course specification
Course titleElastomers
Study programmeMaterial Engineering
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
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    ConditionОблик условљености
    The goalUnderstanding the structure, properties and application possibilities of elastomeric materials. ; Connecting the principle structure and dynamics of polymer networks with specific structures and elastomeric through practical methods of selection of elastomers, ; composites design and manufacture of elastomers. ; Introduction of further opportunities for development of new materials and materials in this area
    The outcomeMastering the basic principles and techniques for working with elastomeric materials. ; Knowledge of a wide range of applications of elastomeric materials. ; Osposobnjenost for the design of elastomeric materials, especially compiling formulations for unvulcanized rubber and design of elastomeric products.
    Contents of lecturesIntroduction-the nature, role and the importance of elastomers ; 1.Structure and properties of rubber and other basic types of elastomeric ; 2.Structure and properties of elastomeric networks ; 3 Rheology of elastomers ; 4.Aplication and methods of selection of elastomers ; 5 Components of formulations for made ​​from elastomers
    Contents of exercises1 Introducing the elastomeric raw materials ; 2 The preparation of formulations for natural rubber ; 3 Preparation of rubber mixture ; 4 Crosslinking of rubber mixture ; 5 Calculations of mixing parameters, and properties of vulcanizates
    1. M. Plavsic, RS Popovic, RG Popovic, Elastomerni materijali, Naucna knjiga, Beograd 1995
    2. M Plavsic, Zbirka zadataka iz tehnologije gume, Katedra za OHT, TMF, Beograd, 1985
    3. J. Mark, B. Erman, C.M. Roland, Science and technology of rubber, Elsevir, Amsterdam 2013
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingTeaching is conducted through lectures, computational and experimental practice
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lectures5Test paper
    Practical lessons15Oral examination45