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270064 SE 3D Printing in Chemistry (2021S)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 15 participants
Language: German



The seminar will be held asynchronously digital remote. Please visit the associated Moodle page for information to the exact modalities.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Students perform the entire workflow from planning and creating of a 3D model on the computer to the actual printing of the 3D model on a 3D printer. Each group of 3-4 students solve a chemically motivated question using 3D printing technology and flexible time management.

Assessment and permitted materials

Regular meetings to discuss progress and problems. Each group presents in a final meeting its experiences with the 3D printing technology.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

No fear to werk with computers and 3D printers.

Examination topics

Final presentation of the achievements of the working groups.

Reading list

Paul J. Paukstelis, MolPrint3D: Enhanced 3D Printing of Ball-and-Stick Molecular Models, J. Chem. Educ., 2018, 95 (1), pp 169–172, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00549
Oliver A. H. Jones and Michelle J. S. Spencer, A Simplified Method for the 3D Printing of Molecular Models for Chemical Education, J. Chem. Educ., 2018, 95 (1), pp 88–96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00533

Association in the course directory

TC-1, SHELL-Ergänzungsfach-Chemie, SHELL-Schwerpunkt-Chemie

Last modified: Th 25.02.2021 16:09