- Departments / Centres
Polymers - molding of thermoplastics - plastic sheet forming process - machining of thermoplastics - Thermosetting plastics - properties, molding processes and machining - other processing methods for plastics - plastic component design.
Rubber: Manufacturing process - Manufacturing techniques, materials design, sizing, components, building, moulding and vulcanising of tyres - Belting – manufacture and types of hose.
Types, processing and manufacturing techniques of Glass vessels.
Ceramic materials - Processing of ceramic products.
Composite matearials, Fiber, particulate, whisker reinforced ceramics, properties of reinforcements and matrix. Manufacturing Techniques and applications of different Composites namely PMC, MMC and CMC.
1) Blow C M,, “Rubber Technology and Manufacturing”, Newman Butterworths, 1977.
2) Hasle Hurst, “Manufacturing Technology”, ELBS, 1973.
3) Vanviack L.H, “Physical Ceramics for Engineers”, Addision Wesley Publicxation, 1964.