Bioscience and Bioengineering of Titanium Materials Book
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Bioscience and Bioengineering of Titanium Materials


  • Author : Yoshiki Oshida
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-07
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 0080467199

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Bioscience and Bioengineering of Titanium Materials Excerpt :

This unique book about bioscience and the bioengineering of titanium materials is based on more than 1,000 published articles. It bridges the gap between the medical/dental fields and the engineering/technology areas, due to the author’s unique experience in both during the last 30 years. The book covers Materials Classifications, Chemical and Electrochemical Reactions, Oxidation, Biological Reactions, Implant-related Biological Reactions, Applications, Fabri-cation Technologies, Surface Modifications, and Future Perspectives. * Provides quick access to the primary literature in this field * Reviews studies of titanium materials in medical and dental applications, as reported in nearly 1,500 articles published over last several years * Draws information from several types of studies and reports * Helps readers answer questions about the most appropriate materials and when to use them

NiTi Materials Book

NiTi Materials


  • Author : Yoshiki Oshida
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2020-08-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 974
  • ISBN 10 : 9783110666113

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NiTi Materials Excerpt :

Nickel-Titanium alloys are smart materials exhibiting unique properties such as superelasticity and shape-memory effect. The material has been used as orthodontic wires in the dental field for over 20 years. This book is a comprehensive overview to the field of Ni-Ti Materials and the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of this versatile alloy. In addition, complications and challenges exhibited in applications are also discussed.

Machining Difficult to Cut Materials Book

Machining Difficult to Cut Materials


  • Author : Hossam A. Kishawy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-09
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 243
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319959665

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Machining Difficult to Cut Materials Excerpt :

This book focus on the challenges faced by cutting materials with superior mechanical and chemical characteristics, such as hardened steels, titanium alloys, super alloys, ceramics and metal matrix composites. Aspects such as costs and appropriate machining strategy are mentioned. The authors present the characteristics of the materials difficult to cut and comment on appropriate cutting tools for their machining. This book also serves as a reference tool for manufacturers working in industry.

Nanostructured Materials and their Applications Book

Nanostructured Materials and their Applications


  • Author : Bibhu Prasad Swain
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-10-28
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 434
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811583070

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Nanostructured Materials and their Applications Excerpt :

The book provides an introduction to nanostructured materials and guides the reader through their different engineering applications. It gives an overview of nanostructured materials applied in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, and materials science. Materials for different applications in engineering such as those used in opto-electronics, energy, tribology, bio-applications, catalysis, reinforcement and many more have been described in this book. The book will be of interest to researchers and students who want to learn about applications of nanostructured materials in engineering.

Titanium in Medical and Dental Applications Book
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Titanium in Medical and Dental Applications


  • Author : Francis H Froes
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-05-09
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 654
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128124574

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Titanium in Medical and Dental Applications Excerpt :

Titanium in Medical and Dental Applications is an essential reference book for those involved in biomedical materials and advanced metals. Written by well-known experts in the field, it covers a broad array of titanium uses, including implants, instruments, devices, the manufacturing processes used to create them, their properties, corrosion resistance and various fabrication approaches. Biomedical titanium materials are a critically important part of biomaterials, especially in cases where non-metallic biomedical materials are not suited to applications, such as the case of load-bearing implants. The book also covers the use of titanium for implants in the medical and dental fields and reviews the use of titanium for medical instruments and devices. Provides an understanding of the essential and broad applications of Titanium in both the medical and dental industries Discusses the pathways to manufacturing titanium into critical biomedical and dental devices Includes insights into further applications within the industry

Biomaterials and Materials for Medicine Book

Biomaterials and Materials for Medicine


  • Author : Jingan Li
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-29
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000441116

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Biomaterials and Materials for Medicine Excerpt :

Biomaterials and Materials for Medicine: Innovations in Research, Devices, and Applications provides an application-oriented summary of innovations in this rapidly evolving field, offering a view of various directions in biomaterials and medical materials and their advanced uses. Highlights vascular, orthopedic, skin tissue engineering, and nerve tissue engineering biomaterials, including the latest research on therapeutic devices and implants Introduces special stent materials for palliative treatment of esophageal cancer and related technologies of surface modification Discusses use of biomaterials and related designs in drug targeting and controlled release Describes wearable biomedical devices, biomimetic materials, and micronscale and nanoscale biomaterials Details the theoretical calculation and computer simulation of biomaterials as a complementary discipline with physical experimental science This book is aimed at an interdisciplinary group of researchers working on development and application of biomaterials for medical applications in the fields of materials scientists, biomedical engineering, and medicine.

Nanobiomaterials in Dentistry Book

Nanobiomaterials in Dentistry


  • Author : Alexandru Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2016-06-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 498
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323428903

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Nanobiomaterials in Dentistry Excerpt :

Nanobiomaterials in Dentistry: Applications of Nanobiomaterials discusses synthesis methods and novel technologies involving nanostructured bio-active materials with applications in dentistry. This book provides current research results for those working in an applied setting. The advantage of having all this information in one coherent text will be the focused nature of the chapters and the ease of which this information can be accessed. This collection of titles brings together many of the novel applications these materials have in biology and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of each application and the perspectives of the technologies based on these findings. At the moment there is no other comparable book series covering all the subjects approached in this set of titles. Offers an updated and highly structured reference material for students, researchers, and practitioners working in biomedical, biotechnological, and engineering fields Serves as a valuable resource of recent scientific progress, along with most known applications of nanomaterials in the biomedical field Features novel opportunities and ideas for developing or improving technologies in nanomedicine and dentistry

Biomedical Engineering Book

Biomedical Engineering


  • Author : Reza Fazel-Rezai
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-08-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 388
  • ISBN 10 : 9789533073095

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Biomedical Engineering Excerpt :

In all different areas in biomedical engineering, the ultimate objectives in research and education are to improve the quality life, reduce the impact of disease on the everyday life of individuals, and provide an appropriate infrastructure to promote and enhance the interaction of biomedical engineering researchers. This book is prepared in two volumes to introduce recent advances in different areas of biomedical engineering such as biomaterials, cellular engineering, biomedical devices, nanotechnology, and biomechanics. It is hoped that both of the volumes will bring more awareness about the biomedical engineering field and help in completing or establishing new research areas in biomedical engineering.

Fundamental Biomaterials  Metals Book

Fundamental Biomaterials Metals


  • Author : Sabu Thomas
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-07-19
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 438
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081022061

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Fundamental Biomaterials Metals Excerpt :

Fundamental Biomaterials: Metals provides current information on the development of metals and their conversion from base materials to medical devices. Chapters analyze the properties of metals and discuss a range of biomedical applications, with a focus on orthopedics. While the book will be of great use to researchers and professionals in the development stages of design for more appropriate target materials, it will also help medical researchers understand, and more effectively communicate, the requirements for a specific application. With the recent introduction of a number of interdisciplinary bio-related undergraduate and graduate programs, this book will be an appropriate reference volume for students. It represents the second volume in a three volume set, each of which reviews the most important and commonly used classes of biomaterials, providing comprehensive information on materials properties, behavior, biocompatibility and applications. Provides current information on metals and their conversion from base materials to medical devices Includes analyses of types of metals, discussion of a range of biomedical applications, and essential information on corrosion, degradation and wear and lifetime prediction of metal biomaterials Explores both theoretical and practical aspects of metals in biomaterials

Surface Engineering of Light Alloys Book
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Surface Engineering of Light Alloys


  • Author : Hanshan Dong
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-05-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 680
  • ISBN 10 : 9781845699451

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Surface Engineering of Light Alloys Excerpt :

The growing use of light alloys in industries such as aerospace, sports equipment and biomedical devices is driving research into surface engineering technologies to enhance their properties for the desired end use. Surface engineering of light alloys: Aluminium, magnesium and titanium alloys provides a comprehensive review of the latest technologies for modifying the surfaces of light alloys to improve their corrosion, wear and tribological properties. Part one discusses surface degradation of light alloys with chapters on corrosion behaviour of magnesium alloys and protection techniques, wear properties of aluminium-based alloys and tribological behaviour of titanium alloys. Part two reviews surface engineering technologies for light alloys including anodising, plasma electrolytic oxidation, thermal spraying, cold spraying, physical vapour deposition, plasma assisted surface treatment, PIII/PSII treatments, laser surface modification, ceramic conversion and duplex treatments. Part three covers applications for surface engineered light alloys including sports equipment, biomedical devices and plasma electrolytic oxidation and anodised aluminium alloys for spacecraft applications. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Surface engineering of light alloys: Aluminium, magnesium and titanium alloys is a standard reference for engineers, metallurgists and materials scientists looking for a comprehensive source of information on surface engineering of aluminium, magnesium and titanium alloys. Discusses surface degradation of light alloys considering corrosion behaviour and wear and tribological properties Examines surface engineering technologies and modification featuring plasma electrolytic oxidation treatments and both thermal and cold spraying Reviews applications for engineered light alloys in sports equipment, biomedical devices and spacecraft

The Role of Metal Ions in Biology  Biochemistry and Medicine Book

The Role of Metal Ions in Biology Biochemistry and Medicine


  • Author : Michael Moustakas
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-09-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 180
  • ISBN 10 : 9783036510545

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The Role of Metal Ions in Biology Biochemistry and Medicine Excerpt :

Metal ions are fundamental elements for the maintenance of the lifespan of plants, animals and humans. Their substantial role in biological systems was recognized a long time ago. They are essential for the maintenance of life and their absence can cause growth disorders, severe malfunction, carcinogenesis or death. They are protagonists as macro- or microelements in several structural and functional roles, participating in many bio-chemical reactions, and arise in several forms. They participate in intra- and intercellular communications, in maintaining electrical charges and osmotic pressure, in photosynthesis and electron transfer processes, in the maintenance of pairing, stacking and the stability of nucleotide bases and also in the regulation of DNA transcription. They contribute to the proper functioning of nerve cells, muscle cells, the brain and the heart, the transport of oxygen and to many other biological processes up to the point that we cannot even imagine a life without metals. In this book, the papers published in the Special Issue “The Role of Metal Ions in Biology, Biochemistry and Medicine” are summarized, providing a picture of metal ion uses in biology, biochemistry and medicine, but also pointing out the toxicity impacts on plants, animals, humans and the environment.

Nanobiomaterials Book

Nanobiomaterials


  • Author : Xiumei Wang
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-11-21
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 238
  • ISBN 10 : 9783527698639

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Nanobiomaterials Excerpt :

Written by an international team of editors and contributors from renowned universities and institutes, this book addresses the latest research in the field of nanobiomaterials, covering nanotechnologies for their fabrication, developments in biomedical applications, and the challenges of biosafety in clinic uses. Clearly structured, the volume defines the scope and classification of the field, resulting in a broad overview from fundamental principles to current technological advances, and from materials synthesis to biomedical applications along with future trends.

Magnesium Materials Book

Magnesium Materials


  • Author : Yoshiki Oshida
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2021-02-08
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 822
  • ISBN 10 : 9783110676945

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Magnesium Materials Excerpt :

The book provides an introduction to the topic of magnesium materials for biomedical applications. Additional to the background on magnesium’s physical, chemical and mechanical properties, areas of use, related diseases and pathways for biodegradation will be discussed. Also, an outlook of the future of magnesium material applications will be provided.