Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Biomimetics Learning from Nature

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Amitava Mukherjee

Vellore Institute of Technology University, India

PublishedMarch 1st, 2010

Doi10.5772/198

ISBN978-953-307-025-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4555-4

Copyright year2010

Number of pages544

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. Biomimetic Synthesis of Nanoparticles: Science, Technology & Applicability

By Prathna T.C., Lazar Mathew, N. Chandrasekaran, Ashok M. Raichur and Amitava Mukherjee

22,597
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2,821
3. Photosynthetic Energy Conversion: Hydrogen Photoproduction by Natural and Biomimetic Means

By Suleyman I. Allakhverdiev, Vladimir D. Kreslavski, Velmurugan Thavasi, Sergei K. Zharmukhamedov, Vyacheslav V. Klimov, Seeram Ramakrishna, Hiroshi Nishihara, Mamoru Mimuro, Robert Carpentier and Toshi Nagata

4,707
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5. Function-Based Biology Inspired Concept Generation

By J.K. Stroble Nagel, R.B. Stone and D.A. McAdams

3,403
2
6. Biomimetic Chemistry: Radical Reactions in Vesicle Suspensions

By Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu and Carla Ferreri

3,153
4
9. Biomimetic Lessons Learnt from Nacre

By Kalpana S. Katti, Dinesh R. Katti and Bedabibhas Mohanty

4,451
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3,705
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14. Biomimetic Fabrication of Apatite Related Biomaterials

By Mohammad Hafiz Uddin, Takuya Matsumoto, Masayuki Okazaki, Atsushi Nakahira and Taiji Sohmura

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3
15. Podophyllotoxin and Antitumor Synthetic Aryltetralines. Toward a Biomimetic Preparation

By Maurizio Bruschi, Marco Orlandi, Michol Rindone, Bruno Rindone, Francesco Saliu, Ricardo Suarez-Bertoa, Eva Liisa Tollpa and Luca Zoia

3,315
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16. Superhydrophobicity, Learn from the Lotus Leaf

By Mengnan Qu, Jinmei He and Junyan Zhang

19,967
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4,471
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7,105
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23. Wood Wasp Inspired Planetary and Earth Drill

By Thibault Gouache, Yang Gao, Yves Gourinat and Pierre Coste

3,517
4
24. Biomimetic Architectures for Tissue Engineering

By Jianming Li, Sean Connell and Riyi Shi

4,227
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