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Courses

Polymer Materials

Polymer Materials

Course in polymer science. Structure-property relations in polymers.

Polymer Chemistry

Basic course in polymer synthesis (Prof. G. Verniest) and macromolecular characterization (Prof. B. Van Mele)

Advanced Materials

Advanced Materials

A course on the development and application of modern materials and innovative material concepts for Ma1 students, including company visits every two years.

Ceramics

1MA course giving an overview of ceramic materials with emphasis on relationships between (molecular)structure and properties

Sustainability of Materials

2MA course dealing with durability (like corrosion of metals) and sustainability of materials. The students perform a theoretical study to learn the process of LCA and to understand how this can help to make more sustainable materials.