March 1, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 358 Pages - 9 Color & 155 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138611474 - CAT# K389162
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This book targets students in advanced undergraduate and graduate levels in majors related to fields of Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering and Science, Biomedical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Life Sciences. It assists in understanding major concepts of fabrication, modification, and possible applications of different classes of biomaterials. It is also intended for professionals who are interested in recent advances in the emerging field of biomaterials.
1. General Properties and Characterization Methods of Biomaterials. 2. Recent Advances in Biocompatibility. 3. Polymeric Based Biomaterials. 4. Ceramic Based Biomaterials. 5. Biocomposites as Implantable Biomaterials. 6. Biopolymers and Their Applications: With a Focus on Chitosan. 7. Surface Modification of Polymer Biomaterials. 8. Nano Approach: Applications in Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery Systems. 9. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 10. Applications of Biomaterials in Hard Tissue Replacement. 11. Applications of Biomaterials in Soft Tissue Replacement. 12. Biomaterials in 3D Printing/ Bioprinting Techniques. 13. Applications of "Smart Polymers" as Biomaterials.