Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2017


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CHBE 603 001 (CRN: 23508)


Long Title: RHEOLOGY
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Pasquali, Matteo
MacKintosh, Frederick C.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 15-JUN-2024 2:39AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Calculus and time derivatives of directed quantities. Elastic solid, Newtonian liquid. Shear and extensional flows. Linear viscoelasticity. Non-linear viscoelasticity: rate- and time-dependent shear and extensional viscosity, normal stresses in shear. Elementary theories of non-linear viscoelastic behavior. Isotropy, objectivity, frame-indifference. Shear and extensional rheometry. Special topics: thermodynamics of microstructured materials; fine-grained theories of polymer dynamics; computational rheology.