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Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Masoud Mozafari
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 June 2019
  • ISBN : 0128166045
  • Pages : 430 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications presents novel techniques for the preparation and characterization of functionalized polymers, enabling researchers, scientists and engineers to understand and utilize their enhanced functionality in a range of cutting-edge biomedical applications. Provides systematic coverage of the major types of functional polymers, discussing their properties, preparation techniques and potential applications Presents new synthetic approaches alongside the very latest polymer processing and characterization methods Unlocks the potential of functional polymers to support ground-breaking techniques for drug and gene delivery, diagnostics, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine


Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Masoud Mozafari,Narendra Pal Singh Chauhan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 June 2019
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Advanced Functional Polymers for Biomedical Applications presents novel techniques for the preparation and characterization of functionalized polymers, enabling researchers, scientists and engineers to understand and utilize their enhanced functionality in a range of cutting-edge biomedical applications. Provides systematic coverage of the major types of functional polymers, discussing their properties, preparation techniques and potential applications Presents new synthetic approaches alongside the very latest polymer processing and characterization methods Unlocks the potential of functional polymers to support ground-breaking techniques for drug and


Natural-Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Natural-Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Rui L. Reis,Nuno M. Neves,Joao F. Mano,Manuela E. Gomes,Alexandra P. Marques,Helena S. Azevedo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 August 2008
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Polymers from natural sources are particularly useful as biomaterials and in regenerative medicine, given their similarity to the extracellular matrix and other polymers in the human body. This important book reviews the wealth of research on both tried and promising new natural-based biomedical polymers, together with their applications as implantable biomaterials, controlled-release carriers or scaffolds for tissue engineering. The first part of the book reviews the sources, processing and properties of natural-based polymers for biomedical applications. Part two describes how


Advanced Polymers in Medicine

Advanced Polymers in Medicine
  • Author : Francesco Puoci
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 02 December 2014
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The book provides an up-to-date overview of the diverse medical applications of advanced polymers. The book opens by presenting important background information on polymer chemistry and physicochemical characterization of polymers. This serves as essential scientific support for the subsequent chapters, each of which is devoted to the applications of polymers in a particular medical specialty. The coverage is broad, encompassing orthopedics, ophthalmology, tissue engineering, surgery, dentistry, oncology, drug delivery, nephrology, wound dressing and healing, and cardiology. The development of polymers



Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications

Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Sabyasachi Maiti,Sougata Jana
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 June 2019
GET THIS BOOKFunctional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications

Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications examines the fundamentals and properties of these natural materials and their potential biomedical applications. With an emphasis on therapeutic and sensing applications, the book also reviews how polysaccharides can be modified for tissue engineering applications. Sections discuss the basics of polysaccharides, give an overview of the potential applications, look at novel materials and technologies for use in tissue regeneration and therapeutics, and detail current biomedical applications. With a strong focus on materials, engineering and applications,


Advanced Functional Textiles and Polymers

Advanced Functional Textiles and Polymers
  • Author : Shahid Ul-Islam,Bhupendra Sing Butola
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 07 March 2021
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"This book on advanced functional textiles and polymers will offer a comprehensive view of cutting-edge research in newly discovered areas such as flame retardant textiles, antimicrobial textiles, insect repellent textiles, aroma textiles, medical-textiles, smart textiles, and nano-textiles etc. The second part the book provides innovative fabrication strategies, unique methodologies and overview of latest novel agents employed in the research and development of functional polymers"--


Smart and Functional Polymers

Smart and Functional Polymers
  • Author : Jianxun Ding,Yang Li,Mingqiang Li
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 20 November 2019
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This book is based on the Special Issue of the journal Molecules on “Smart and Functional Polymers”. The collected research and review articles focus on the synthesis and characterization of advanced functional polymers, polymers with specific structures and performances, current improvements in advanced polymer-based materials for various applications, and the opportunities and challenges in the future. The topics cover the emerging synthesis and characterization technology of smart polymers, core−shell structure polymers, stimuli-responsive polymers, anhydrous electrorheological materials fabricated from conducting


Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications

Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications
  • Author : Laura Poole-Warren,Penny Martens,Rylie Green
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKBiosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications

Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications provides the latest information on biopolymers, the polymers that have been produced from living organisms and are biodegradable in nature. These advanced materials are becoming increasingly important for medical applications due to their favorable properties, such as degradability and biocompatibility. This important book provides readers with a thorough review of the fundamentals of biosynthetic polymers and their applications. Part One covers the fundamentals of biosynthetic polymers for medical applications, while Part Two explores biosynthetic polymer


Biomedical Applications of Polymeric Materials and Composites

Biomedical Applications of Polymeric Materials and Composites
  • Author : Raju Francis,D. Sakthi Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 19 December 2016
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With its content taken from only the very latest results, this is an extensive summary of the various polymeric materials used for biomedical applications. Following an introduction listing various functional polymers, including conductive, biocompatible and conjugated polymers, the book goes on to discuss different synthetic polymers that can be used, for example, as hydrogels, biochemical sensors, functional surfaces, and natural degradable materials. Throughout, the focus is on applications, with worked examples for training purposes as well as case studies included.


Advanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Electronic and photonic properties

Advanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Electronic and photonic properties
  • Author : Hari Singh Nalwa
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Electronic and photonic properties

Organic polymers are the most fascinating materials in the modern industrial era and have emerged as one of the most valued classes of materials in our daily lives. Organic polymers offer widespread applications in many fields of science ranging from solid state technology to biomedical engineering. The applications of polymeric products cover almost every area of consumer products, such as telecommunications, the Internet, optical fibers, LEDs, displays, aircraft, audio-video systems, home appliances, sportswear, contact lenses, and computers. Almost every corporation


Conjugated Polymers for Biological and Biomedical Applications

Conjugated Polymers for Biological and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Bin Liu
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 07 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKConjugated Polymers for Biological and Biomedical Applications

This first book to specifically focus on the applications of conjugated polymers in the fields of biology and biomedicine covers a wide range of scientific areas, including materials science, organic chemistry, biology, and nanotechnology. The editor and authors, all pioneers and experts with extensive research experience in the field, firstly introduce the synthesis and optical properties of various conjugated polymers, highlighting how to make organic polymers soluble and compatible with the aqueous environment. This is followed by the applications of


New Functional Biomaterials for Medicine and Healthcare

New Functional Biomaterials for Medicine and Healthcare
  • Author : Elena P. Ivanova,Kateryna Bazaka,Roy J. Crawford
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 February 2014
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New Functional Biomaterials for Medicine and Healthcare provides a concise summary of the latest developments in key types of biomaterials. The book begins with an overview of the use of biomaterials in contemporary healthcare and the process of developing novel biomaterials; the key issues and challenges associated with the design of complex implantable systems are also highlighted. The book then reviews the main materials used in functional biomaterials, particularly their properties and applications. Individual chapters focus on both natural and


Advanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Synthesis

Advanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Synthesis
  • Author : Hari Singh Nalwa
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Functional Molecules and Polymers: Synthesis

Organic polymers are the most fascinating materials in the modern industrial era and have emerged as one of the most valued classes of materials in our daily lives. Organic polymers offer widespread applications in many fields of science ranging from solid state technology to biomedical engineering. The applications of polymeric products cover almost every area of consumer products, such as telecommunications, the Internet, optical fibers, LEDs, displays, aircraft, audio-video systems, home appliances, sportswear, contact lenses, and computers. Almost every corporation


Polymer-Based Smart Composites for Optoelectronic and Energy Applications

Polymer-Based Smart Composites for Optoelectronic and Energy Applications
  • Author : M.R. Siddaramaiah,Nithin Kundachira Subramani,Joong Hee Lee
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 October 2020
GET THIS BOOKPolymer-Based Smart Composites for Optoelectronic and Energy Applications

Polymer-Based Smart Composites for Optoelectronic and Energy Applications explains how polymer-based smart composites and nanocomposites can be prepared and utilized for novel optical, sensor and energy-related applications. The book begins with an introductory section on the fundamentals of smart polymer composites, including structure-property relationships and conjugated polymers. Other sections examine optical applications, including the use of polymer-based smart composites for luminescent solar concentrators, electro-chromic applications, light conversion applications, ultraviolet shielding applications, LED encapsulation applications, sensor applications, including gas-sensing, strain sensing,


Biocidal Polymers

Biocidal Polymers
  • Author : Narendra Pal Singh Chauhan
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 21 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKBiocidal Polymers

Biocidal polymers are designed to inhibit or kill microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi and protozoans. This book summarizes recent findings in the synthesis, modification and characterization of various antimicrobial polymers ranging from plastics and elastomers to biomimetic and biodegradable polymers. Modifications with different antimicrobial agents as well as antimicrobial testing methods are described in a comprehensive manner.