Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

CHBE 603 002 (CRN: 24431)

RHEOLOGY

Long Title: RHEOLOGY
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Instructor: Pasquali, Matteo
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR KCK 105 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 5
Enrollment data as of: 29-NOV-2020 8:24AM
 
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.