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Biomedical Applications of Laminar Airflow

1st Edition

G.B Phillips, R.S. Runkle
August 27, 2019

Published in 1973: A cardinal objective of this book is to present the current state-of-the-art technology of laminar airflow, as related to its biological use, in order to make the principles, the applications, and the testing methods readily understandable to medically and microbiologically...

Bioengineering in Reproductive Medicine

1st Edition

Sujoy K. Guha
August 27, 2019

First published in 1990: The book discusse the use of Biomedical engineering in Reproductive Medicine....

Revival: Geochemistry and Health (1988): Proceedings of the Second International Symposium

1st Edition

J.N. Martin
February 05, 2019

This volume comprises the proceedings of a three-day meeting held at the Royal Society, London, UK on 22,23,24 April 1987. The combined second International Symposium on Geochemistry and Health and 5th European Meeting of the Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health was sponsored by the...

Revival: Biogeochemistry of Trace Metals (1992): Advances In Trace Substances Research

1st Edition

Domy C. Adriano
January 25, 2019

Biogeochemistry of Trace Metals is a compendium of the most recent information available on the effects of trace metals in soil quality and its potential threat on the transfer of these contaminants to consumers. Most of the chapters in the book were presented as papers during the First...

Handbook of Astrobiology

1st Edition

Vera M. Kolb
January 08, 2019

Choice Recommended Title, August 2019 Read an exclusive interview with Professor Vera Kolb here. Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life on Earth. This exciting and significant field of research also investigates the potential existence and search for...

One Century of the Discovery of Arsenicosis in Latin America (1914-2014) As2014: Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, May 11-16, 2014, Buenos Aires, Argentina

1st Edition

Marta I. Litter, Hugo B. Nicolli, Martin Meichtry, Natalia Quici, Jochen Bundschuh, Prosun Bhattacharya, Ravi Naidu
September 27, 2018

The Congress "Arsenic in the Environment" offers an international, multi- and interdisciplinary discussion platform for research aimed towards a holistic solution to the problem posed by the environmental toxin arsenic, with considerable societal impact. The congress has focused on cutting edge and...

Lectures in Geochemistry

1st Edition

Alexey B. Ptitsyn
August 29, 2018

This book is a brief summary of the course of lectures in Geochemistry for undergraduate and graduate students from other than Geological Departments (chemists, biologists, ecologists and naturalists). It describes the Earth’s structure and some geological processes. The modern geochemical concepts...

Arsenic: Natural and Anthropogenic

1st Edition

Eleonora Deschamps, Jörg Matschullat
August 14, 2018

The discussion on arsenic in the environment is complex and must grasp the importance of very many, mostly unrelated works on individual aspects. This volume represents one of the first comprehensive and interdisciplinary examinations into arsenic's behaviour in air, water, soils, sediments, plants...

Medical Applications of Fluorescent Excitation Analysis

1st Edition

L. Kaufman
April 16, 2018

Fluorescent excitation analysis (FEA) is a technique that has been utilized for some time in physics. An increasing number of biomedical applications for FEA have been reported in recent year: it is becoming the assay method of choice in many areas of research and clinical practice. The purpose of...

Metal and Ceramic Biomaterials: Volume II: Strength and Surface

1st Edition

December 08, 2017

The understanding of the in vivo performance of synthetic materials is largely dependent upon a profound knowledge of the properties of the materials in question. Analogous to materials science in its broadest sense, the basis for biomaterials science is formed by microstructural there. It is...

Macromolecular Materials

1st Edition

December 08, 2017

This volume deals with some basic considerations of structure and its relation to function. After outlining some basic principles in the first chapter, including manufacturing effects, structural determination is discussed in detail. This is important since adequate characterization in terms of...

Synthesis of Biocomposite Materials: Chemical and Biological Modifications of Natural Polymers

1st Edition

Yukio Imanishi
December 08, 2017

Biomaterials have been used for artificial-organ and bioreactor materials, and have gained importance for enhancement of human welfare. This book summarizes research devoted to creating useful biofunctional materials by chemical modification of natural polymers, and forecasts future development....