Biomaterials: A Nano Approach

T. S. Sampath Kumar Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)
Wole Soboyejo Princeton University
Seeram Ramakrishna National University of Singapore, NUS
Ramalingam Murugan National Institute of Standards & Technology
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Book $99.95 / £44.99
Publication Date Imprint
04/09/2010 CRC press
Disciplines ISBN
Nanobiotechnology Nanomaterials 9781420047813
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Using a multi-disciplinary approach, this book examines basic concepts, various processing methodologies, and techniques involved in the preparation and characterization of nanobiomaterials that are specific to biomedical applications. Biomaterials: A Nano Approach spans the historical development of biomaterials to current advances in the field. It describes how basic concepts in nanotechnology are applied to the processing of novel nanobiomaterials, including nanostructured metals and alloys. Presenting illustrative examples and a variety of applications, this text offers solid framework for understanding present and future trends of biomaterials in human health care systems.

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Features

- Focuses on the application of nanobiomaterials as a key component in next-generation biomaterials

- Covers many aspects of nanobiomaterials, including concepts, processing methods, and characterization techniques

- Discusses materials used for biomedical applicatons, including tissue engineering and drug delivery

- Describes the biological and environmental effects of nanomaterials

- Includes exercises, illustrative examples, and case studies