Chemistry 104: Introduction to the Chemistry of Materials
This laboratory course will teach the chemistry behind materials that
society depends on:
metals, ceramics, and polymers.
Historic and economic impacts of their manufacture and use will be considered.
Applications of advanced materials in fields such as electronics, aviation, or art will be discussed.
This course may be combined with Chemistry 103 to form a two semester sequence.
There are no prerequisites for the course. It does not fulfill requirements for chemistry majors.
Spring 2011 Instructor: Dr. Jennifer