Structural Interfaces and Attachments in Biology (BOK)

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Attachment of dissimilar materials in engineering and surgical practice is a perennial challenge. Bimaterial attachment sites are common locations for injury, repeated injury, and mechanical failure. Nature presents several highly effective solutions to the challenge of bimaterial attachment that differ from those found in engineering practice. Structural Interfaces and Attachments describes the attachment of dissimilar materials from multiple perspectives. The text will simultaneously elucidate natural bimaterial attachments and outline engineering principles underlying successful attachments to the communities of tissue engineers and surgeons. Included an in-depth analysis of the biology of attachments in the body and mechanisms by which robust attachments are formed, a review of current concepts of attaching dissimilar materials in surgical practice and a discussion of bioengineering approaches that are currently being developed.

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2012 Forlag
Springer
ISBN 9781461433163 Antall sider 397
Dimensjoner 15,5cm x 23,5cm x 2,5cm Vekt 760 gram
Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd Andre medvirkende Guy M. Genin, Stavros Thomopoulos, Victor Birman
Emner og form Materials science, Biomedical engineering, Surgical techniques