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Advanced biomaterials [electronic resource] : fundamentals, processing, and applications /
edited by Bikramjit Basu, Dhirendra Katti, and Ashok Kumar.
imprint
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons ; [Westerville, Ohio] : The American Ceramic Society, c2009.
description
xxii, 746 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0470193409 (cloth), 9780470193402 (cloth)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons ; [Westerville, Ohio] : The American Ceramic Society, c2009.
isbn
0470193409 (cloth)
9780470193402 (cloth)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Designing nanofibrous scaffolds for tissue engineering / Neha Arya, Poonam Sharma, and Dhirendra S. Katti -- Design of supermacroporous biomaterials via gelation at subzero temperatures-cryogelation / Fatima M. Plieva ... [et al.] -- Biomaterial applications / Ashok Kumar, Akshay Srivastava, and Era Jain -- Cell-based nanocomposites and biomolecules for bone tissue engineering / Michelle Ngiam ... [et al.] -- Orthopedic interface tissue engineering : building the bridge to integrated musculoskeletal tissue systems / Helen H. Lu, Kristen L. Moffat, and Jeffrey P. Spalazzi -- Cells of the nervous system and electrical stimulation / Carlos Atico Ariza and Surya K. Mallapragada -- Placental umbilical cord blood : a true blood substitute / Niranjan Bhattacharya -- Supported cell mimetic monolayers and their blood compatibility / K. Kaladhar and Chandra P. Sharma -- Titanium nitride and diamond like carbon coatings for cardiovascular applications / C.V. Muraleedharan and G.S. Bhuvaneshwar.
Fundamentals of biomaterials and biocompatibility / Bikramjit Basu and Shekhar Nath -- Fundamentals of hydroxyapatite and related calcium phosphates / Racquel Zapanta LeGeros ... [et al.] -- Materials for orthopedic applications / Shekhar Nath and Bikramjit Basu -- The micro macroporous biphasic calcium phosphate concept for bone reconstruction and tissue engineering / Guy Daculsi, Franck Jegoux, and Pierre Layrolle -- Science and technology integrated titanium dental implant systems / Yoshiki Oshida and Elif Bahar Tuna -- Injectable hydrogels as biomaterials / Lakshmi S. Nair, Cato T. Laurencin, and Mayank Tandon -- Nanomaterials for improved orthopedic and bone tissue engineering applications / Lijie Zhang ... [et al.] -- Introduction to processing of biomaterials / Dhirendra S. Katti ... [et al.] -- Laser processing of orthopedic biomaterials / Rajarshi Banerjee and Soumya Nag -- Functionally graded all ceramic hip joint / Omer Van der Biest ... [et al.] -- Medical devices based on bioinspired ceramics / Pío González ... [et al.] -- Ionomer glasses : design and characterization / Artemis Stamboulis and Fei Wang --
general note
This volume is an outcome of the International Conference on Design of Biomaterials, organised at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India during 8-11th December, 2006.
catalogue key
7823552
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Bikramjit Basu, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. His research interests include ceramic and polymer-based biocompatible materials, nanoceramics and nanoceramic composites, and tribology of advanced materials. He received the Coble Award of the American Ceramic Society in 2008 and was recognized by the Indian National Science Academy and the Indian National Academy of Engineering. Dhirendra S. Katti, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. His research interests include polymeric biomaterials, drug delivery systems, tissue engineering, and nanotechnology. Ashok Kumar, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. His research interests include the design of supermacroporous polymeric materials and smart polymers for application in tissue engineering, development of cell separation technology, extracorporeal medical devices, and high-throughput analysis. His other research interests include bioprocess engineering, biosensors, and environmental biotechnology.
Summaries
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Enables readers to take full advantage of the latest advances in biomaterials and their applications Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications reviews the latest biomaterials discoveries, enabling readers to take full advantage of the most recent findings in order to advance the biomaterials research and development. Reflecting the nature of biomaterials research, the book covers a broad range of disciplines, including such emerging topics as nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, the latest manufacturing techniques, and new polymeric materials. The book, a contributed work, features a team of renowned scientists, engineers, and clinicians from around the world whose expertise spans the many disciplines needed for successful biomaterials development. Chapters are grouped into three logical sections: Section One, Fundamentals, explores the basics of structure, processing, and properties as well as viable approaches to develop and design new biomaterials. Section Two, Processing, investigates emerging manufacturing techniques such as laser-engineered net shaping (LENS) and processes involved in the design of bioactive scaffolds and polymeric drug delivery systems. Section Three, Applications, examines tissue engineering, synthetic heart valves, blood substitutes, and other promising applications. Advanced Biomaterials is recommended for material scientists, biotechnologists, chemists, engineers, and medical professionals. With its integrated coverage of fundamentals, processing, and applications, it is also recommended for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students. All readers will gain an improved understanding of the full range of disciplines and design methodologies that are used to develop biomaterials with the physical and biological properties needed for specific clinical applications.
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Enables readers to take full advantage of the latest advances in biomaterials and their applicationsAdvanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications reviews the latest biomaterials discoveries, enabling readers to take full advantage of the most recent findings in order to advance the biomaterials research and development. Reflecting the nature of biomaterials research, the book covers a broad range of disciplines, including such emerging topics as nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, the latest manufacturing techniques, and new polymeric materials.The book, a contributed work, features a team of renowned scientists, engineers, and clinicians from around the world whose expertise spans the many disciplines needed for successful biomaterials development. Chapters are grouped into three logical sections:Section One, Fundamentals, explores the basics of structure, processing, and properties as well as viable approaches to develop and design new biomaterials.Section Two, Processing, investigates emerging manufacturing techniques such as laser-engineered net shaping (LENS) and processes involved in the design of bioactive scaffolds and polymeric drug delivery systems.Section Three, Applications, examines tissue engineering, synthetic heart valves, blood substitutes, and other promising applications.Advanced Biomaterials is recommended for material scientists, biotechnologists, chemists, engineers, and medical professionals. With its integrated coverage of fundamentals, processing, and applications, it is also recommended for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students. All readers will gain an improved understanding of the full range of disciplines and design methodologies that are used to develop biomaterials with the physical and biological properties needed for specific clinical applications.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This book takes an advanced look at biomaterials today, appropriate for a variety of disciplines. It covers a wide range of topics, while focusing on emerging areas of interest such as nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, emerging manufacturing techniques and new polymeric materials.
Main Description
Advanced Biomaterials provides a broad introduction to the field, encompassing fundamentals, processing, and applications. With contributions from leading experts from around the world, it covers a wide range of topics, emphasizing emerging areas of interest including nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, new manufacturing techniques such as Laser Assisted Net Shaping (LENS), and new polymeric materials. This is an excellent textbook for upper level undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a practical self-teaching guide for researchers and practitioners interested in the field.
Main Description
Enables readers to take full advantage of the latest advances in biomaterials and their applications. Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications reviews the latest biomaterials discoveries, enabling readers to take full advantage of the most recent findings in order to advance the biomaterials research and development. Reflecting the nature of biomaterials research, the book covers a broad range of disciplines, including such emerging topics as nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, the latest manufacturing techniques, and new polymeric materials. The book, a contributed work, features a team of renowned scientists, engineers, and clinicians from around the world whose expertise spans the many disciplines needed for successful biomaterials development. All readers will gain an improved understanding of the full range of disciplines and design methodologies that are used to develop biomaterials with the physical and biological properties needed for specific clinical applications.
Main Description
Enables readers to take full advantage of the latest advances in biomaterials and their applications Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications reviews the latest biomaterials discoveries, enabling readers to take full advantage of the most recent findings in order to advance the biomaterials research and development. Reflecting the nature of biomaterials research, the book covers a broad range of disciplines, including such emerging topics as nanobiomaterials, interface tissue engineering, the latest manufacturing techniques, and new polymeric materials. The book, a contributed work, features a team of renowned scientists, engineers, and clinicians from around the world whose expertise spans the many disciplines needed for successful biomaterials development. Chapters are grouped into three logical sections: Section One, Fundamentals, explores the basics of structure, processing, and properties as well as viable approaches to develop and design new biomaterials. Section Two, Processing, investigates emerging manufacturing techniques such as laser-engineered net shaping (LENS) and processes involved in the design of bioactive scaffolds and polymeric drug delivery systems. Section Three, Applications, examines tissue engineering, synthetic heart valves, blood substitutes, and other promising applications. Advanced Biomaterials is recommended for material scientists, biotechnologists, chemists, engineers, and medical professionals. With its integrated coverage of fundamentals, processing, and applications, it is also recommended for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students. All readers will gain an improved understanding of the full range of disciplines and design methodologies that are used to develop biomaterials with the physical and biological properties needed for specific clinical applications. Book jacket.
Table of Contents
Forewordp. ix
Prefacep. xi
Contributorsp. xv
About the Editorsp. xxi
Fundamentals of Biomaterials and Biocompatibilityp. 3
Fundamentals of Hydroxyapatite and Related Calcium Phosphatesp. 19
Materials for Orthopedic Applicationsp. 53
The Micro Macroporous Biphasic Calcium Phosphate Concept for Bone Reconstruction and Tissue Engineeringp. 101
Science and Technology Integrated Titanium Dental Implant Systemsp. 143
Injectable Hydrogels as Biomaterialsp. 179
Nanomaterials for Improved Orthopedic and Bone Tissue Engineering Applicationsp. 205
Introduction To Processing of Biomaterialsp. 245
Laser Processing of Orthopedic Biomaterialsp. 277
Functionally Graded All Ceramic Hip Jointp. 323
Medical Devices Based On Bioinspired Ceramicsp. 357
Ionomer Glasses: Design and Characterizationp. 411
Designing Nanofibrous Scaffolds for Tissue Engineeringp. 435
Design of Supermacroporous Biomaterials Via Gelation At Subzero Temperatures-Cryogelationp. 499
Biomaterial Applicationsp. 535
Cell-Based Nanocomposites and Biomolecules for Bone Tissue Engineeringp. 551
Orthopedic Interface Tissue Engineering: Building The Bridge to Integrated Musculoskeletal Tissue Systemsp. 589
Cells of The Nervous System and Electrical Stimulationp. 613
Placental Umbilical Cord Blood: A True Blood Substitutep. 643
Supported Cell Mimetic Monolayers and Their Blood Compatibilityp. 663
Titanium Nitride and Diamond Like Carbon Coatings for Cardiovascular Applicationsp. 677
Indexp. 707
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