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Functional Surfaces in Biology, Volume 2 Adhesion Related Phenomena

By: Stanislav N Gorb(Editor)
288 pages, biography
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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Functional Surfaces in Biology, Volume 2
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  • Functional Surfaces in Biology, Volume 2 ISBN: 9789400791657 Paperback Dec 2014 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
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  • Functional Surfaces in Biology, Volume 2 ISBN: 9781402066948 Hardback Oct 2009 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
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About this book

Functional Surfaces in Biology, Volume 2 is devoted to the rapidly growing area of science dealing with structure and properties of biological surfaces in their relation to particular functions. This volume, written by a team of specialists from different disciplines, covers various surface functions such as protection, defense, water transport, anti-wetting, self cleaning, light reflection and scattering, and acoustics.

Because biological surfaces have a virtually endless potential of technological ideas for the development of new materials and systems, inspirations from biology could also be interesting for a broad range of topics in surface engineering.

Contents

- Abstract
- Editor
- Acknowledgments
- Contributors
- Contents
- I. Adhesion enhancement
- II. Adhesion reduction
- Index

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By: Stanislav N Gorb(Editor)
288 pages, biography
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
NHBS
New subject not covered in other books to this extent
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