Polymer Thermodynamics

9871-675-080

Dr. P. Gujrati

 

Lecture Notes  (Spring 2007):

Lecture 1

Lecture II

Lecture III

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Lecture 1

Lecture 2

Lecture 3

Lecture 4

 

Programming Simulation Project

3 Files : executables

- click on the file name to run the program or save to disk

1.    Free volume associated with end groups and middle groups in a polymer solution.

        fre-vol.exe

2.    Competition between gelation and phase separation.

              percol.exe

3.    Density profiles near a surface and on the surface.

              surface.exe

 

 

Articles to Read

Effect of Particle Sizes, Non-Isometry and Interactions in Compressible Polymer Mixtures

Inversion symmetry, architecture and dispersity, and their effects on thermodynamics in bulk and confined regions

Statistical Thermodynamics of Homopolymer Mixtures in Bulk and Confined Geometries In a Recursive Lattice Approach