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CHE5163

Faculty of Engineering

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Postgraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Engineering
OfferedClayton Second semester 2011 (On-campus block of classes)
Coordinator(s)W Shen

Synopsis

Fibre properties, structure of paper, mechanical and optical properties of paper, effects of humidity and temperature on paper properties, penetration of liquids into paper and properties of composites containing paper. Products with specific performance characteristics such as newsprint, packaging, office papers and tissue products, including the market structure for such products and the processes and techniques used in their manufacture.

Assessment

Two (3 hours each) closed book departmental examinations: 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Professor Paul Webley