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Prototyping in Biomedical Industry - Current Trends, Latest Developments and Use Cases

Edited by M. Enamul Hoque

Military Institute of Science and Technology

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Prototyping Biomedical Industry Additive Manufacturing Subtractive Machining Biomaterials Biomechanics Biomedical Implant Rehabilitation Engineering Biomanufacturing Tissue Engineering Biopolymers Healthcare Technology Biofabrication 3D Printing Rapid Product Development Fused Deposition Modeling Bioprinting Biocomposite Bioceramics Bioglass

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Like many other industries, prototyping plays significant roles in biomedical industry. Every good product begins life as an intangible show-and-tell model via the prototyping phase of its development process. Over the past years, the tools and processes available for prototyping have geared away from the traditional multi-stage, subtractive machining processes towards a nimble workflow facilitated by the digital, layer-based additive manufacturing (AM) processes. As the adoption of AM accelerates across many facets of industrial applications including biomedical areas, it is timely need for researchers/ technologists to be up-to-date with the affordances and barriers to the adoption of this emerging technology along with its complementary role to conventional processes. This book represents the current trends, latest developments and use cases of prototyping in biomedical industry.

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M. Enamul Hoque

Military Institute of Science and Technology

Dr. M Enamul Hoque is a Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Dhaka, Bangladesh. Before, he also served as a Head of the Biomedical Engineering Dept. at King Faisal University (KFU), Saudi Arabia and Head of the Bioengineering Research at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). He received his PhD from the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore in 2007. He also obtained his PGCHE (Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education) from the University of Nottingham, UK in 2015. He is a Chartered Engineer (C Eng) certified by the Engineering Council, UK and Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA), UK. Besides, he is a member of several professional scientific bodies. So far, he has authored/edited 6 books, 18 book chapters, and around 160 technical papers in referred journals and international conference proceedings. His research focuses broadly on the areas of Biomedical Engineering that include Rapid Prototyping Technology.

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