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Biomimetic Materials Chemistry - Stephen Mann

Biomimetic Materials Chemistry

By: Stephen Mann (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 28th December 1995
ISBN: 9780471185970
Number Of Pages: 400

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* Provides new insights into materials science<br> * Indicates the value of biology in materials science<br> * Demonstrates how new interdisciplinary studies are influencing the fields of materials science and chemistry<br> * Surveys this new field and shows what progress has been made as well as indicating the potential of these applications<br> * Leading scientists review biomimetic approaches to the synthesis and processing of nanoparticles, thin patterned films, ceramics, and organic-inorganic composites<br> * Focuses on molecule synthesis, templating, organized construction and microstructural processing of biomimetic materials<br> related titles are:<br> - Meyers: Molecular Biology and Biotechnology<br> - Silver: Biocompatibility Vol.1: Polymers

From the Contents:
Biomineralization and Biomimetic Chemistry/
Biomimetic Strategies and Materials Processing/ Biogenic Cadmium Sulfide Semiconductors/
Biomimetic Synthesis of Nanoscale Particles in Organized Protein Cages/
Biomimetic Approaches to Nanoscale Fabrication/
Template-directed Nucleation and Growth of Inorganic Materials/
Construction of Organized Particulate Films by the Langmuir-Blodgett Technique/
Organization of Semiconductor Nanocrystals for Electrical Spectroscopies/
Polyamino Acids as Antiscalants, Dispersants, Antifreezes and Absorbent Gelling Materials/
Bacterial Fibers and their Mineralized Products: Bionites/
Biomimetic Inorganic-organic Composites/
Organoceramic Nanocomposites/
Ceramics Processing with Biogenic Additives.

ISBN: 9780471185970
ISBN-10: 0471185973
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 28th December 1995
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.54 x 15.75  x 2.57
Weight (kg): 0.68
Edition Number: 1