GGPF Rheology Short Course 2011

Professor and IPrime Director Chris Macosko is organizing an upcoming Golden Gate Polymer Forum (GGPF) three-day short course on the rheology of polymers, dispersions and gels.

The course will be held in Mountain View, CA July 13 to 15. It is designed to give practicing engineers and chemists an understanding of rheology fundamentals, principles of measurements, and applications to practical problem solving.

Professor Christopher Macosko has assembled an outstanding faculty with extensive experience in teaching rheology and applying it to solving industrial problems.

Students will learn optimal measurement techniques, data reduction and interpretation and case study applications in lectures, working sessions with the instructors and through demonstrations by instrument vendors.

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