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Structural Biomaterials: Third Edition (Julian Vincent)

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This is a thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded edition of a classic illustrated introduction to the structural materials in natural organisms and what we can learn from them to improve man-made technolog---from nanotechnology to textiles to architecture. Julian Vincent's book has long been recognized as a standard work on the engineering design of biomaterials and is used by undergraduates, graduates, researchers, and professionals studying biology, zoology, engineering, and biologically inspired design. This third edition incorporates new developments in the field, the most important of which have been at the molecular level. All of the illustrations have been redrawn, the references have been updated, and a new chapter on biomimetic design has been added.

Biomimetics -- Materials, Structures and Processes

Biomimetics -- Materials, Structures and Processes
Examples, Ideas and Case Studies

Series: Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering
Gruber, P.; Bruckner, D.; Hellmich, C.; Schmiedmayer, H.-B.; Stachelberger, H.; Gebeshuber, I.C. (Eds.)
1st Edition., 2011, XV, 266 p. 123 illus., 53 in color.
ISBN 978-3-642-11933-0

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