Physical Chemistry of Polymers

Code: CEM 014

Credits: 10

Compulsory subject for the area of Polymers.


  • Molecular structure;
  • Polymer solutions;
  • Molecular weight;
  • Solid state morphology;
  • Optical properties.
  • Thermal properties;
  • Mechanical properties;


  1. Sperling L.H., Introduction to Physical Polymer Science, 2ª Ed., 1992, John Wiley.
  2. Sun S.F., Physical Chemistry of Macromolecules: Basic Principles and Issues, 1994, John Wiley.
  3. F.W. Billmeyer Jr., Textbook of polymer science, N.Y., 3ª Ed., 1984, John Wiley.
  4. Canevarolo S.V., Ciência dos Polímeros: um texto básico para engenheiros e tecnólogos, 3ª Ed., 2006, Artliber.