Curriculum

Quick Link to Departmental PPSM Minor Requirements

Form Downloads:
Record of One-on-One Thesis Research Discussions with PPSM Faculty and/or Affiliates
PPSM Course Completion Checklist for Students

FALL 2019

3.963/20.463 Biomaterials Science and Engineering (Mon / Wed 11 AM-12:30 PM / RM TBA) Instructors: D. Irvine and K. Ribbeck
10.668*
Statistical Mechanics of Polymers (Tues / Thurs / 11 AM-12:30 PM / 66-156) Instructors: G. C. Rutledge and A. Alexander-Katz
2.075
Mechanics of Soft Materials (Mon / Wed / 1:30-3:00 PM / 1-135)
Instructors: X. Zhao
3.903J/10.960J
Seminar in Polymers and Soft Matter (Wed / 3-5:00 PM / 56-114)
Instructor: A. Alexander-Katz
ALSO:  Choose one additional subject from your home department’s list of Departmental PPSM Minor Requirements.

*Students may choose either 10.668 (Fall 2019) OR 3.942 (Spring 2020). Only one of these two classes is required.

SPRING 2020

10.569 Synthesis of Polymers (DAYS TBA / TIMES TBA /ROOM TBA) Instructor: Z. P. Smith
3.942*
Polymer Physics (DAYS TBA / TIME TBA / ROOM TBA) Instructor: A. Alexander-Katz
3.903J/10.960J Seminar in Polymers and Soft Matter (Wed / 3-5:00 PM / 66-110)
Instructor:  A. Alexander-Katz
 ALSO:  Choose one additional subject from your home department’s list of Departmental PPSM Minor Requirements.

INCOMPLETE SECOND YEAR ELECTIVES LIST (MUST TAKE TWO):

5.53
Molecular Structure and Reactivity
3.941J/10.668J
Statistical Mechanics of Polymers
10.560
Structure and Properties of Polymers
10.531J Macromolecular Hydrodynamics
10.566
Structure of Soft Matter

SUBSEQUENT SEMESTERS

3.903J/10.960J
Student Seminar in Polymer Science and Technology (Wed 3-5:00 PM 56-114)
x.xxx
Polymer elective or departmental minor subjects

 

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