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Materials Science » Biomaterials » "Biomaterials Applications for Nanomedicine", book edited by Rosario Pignatello, ISBN 978-953-307-661-4, Published: November 16, 2011 under CC BY 3.0 license. © The Author(s).

Chapter 5

Elasticity of Spider Dragline Silks Viewed as Nematics: Yielding Induced by Isotropic-Nematic Phase Transition

By Linying Cui, Fei Liu and Zhong-Can Ou-Yang
DOI: 10.5772/23374