Biomimetics: A Molecular Perspective

Walter de Gruyter
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Biological systems have always inspired mankind in the creation of new systems and technologies. In recent years the interface between the biological and non-biological worlds appears increasingly blurred due to significant advances both in our understanding of biological phenomena, as well as the development of sophisticated means to manipulate molecular systems for varied applications. Biomimetics as a distinct discipline shows how biology and biological processes are manifested in diverse aspects of chemistry, physics and engineering. This book aims to methodically describe artificial and synthetic assemblies mimicking biological and living systems - from biomaterials to drug discovery to microelectronics and computer sciences.
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Raz Jelinek, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel.

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Walter de Gruyter
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Published on
Jun 26, 2013
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Pages
258
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ISBN
9783110281194
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Language
English
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Genres
Business & Economics / Industries / Automobile Industry
Science / Life Sciences / Biochemistry
Science / Life Sciences / Biophysics
Science / Physics / General
Technology & Engineering / Chemical & Biochemical
Technology & Engineering / Materials Science / General
Technology & Engineering / Nanotechnology & MEMS
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