By Anja Mueller
The human physique comprises very powerful and effective expertise, reminiscent of gentle receptors (eyes), chemical receptors (tongue and nose), and stream (muscles). This ebook explains how those features paintings at the molecular point after which discusses nanotechnology that makes use of an analogous structure-function relationships.
Read or Download Biomimetic Nanotechnology: Senses and Movement (De Gruyter Textbook) PDF
Similar nanostructures books
This thesis examines a unique type of versatile digital fabric with nice power to be used within the building of stretchable amplifiers and reminiscence elements. such a lot remarkably the composite fabric produces spontaneous oscillations that bring up in frequency whilst strain is utilized to it. during this approach, the cloth mimics the excitatory reaction of pressure-sensing neurons within the human pores and skin.
Wave Propagation in Nanostructures describes the basic and complex techniques of waves propagating in constructions that experience dimensions of the order of nanometers. The e-book is essentially in accordance with non-local elasticity conception, together with scale results within the continuum version. The e-book predominantly addresses wave habit in carbon nanotubes and Graphene buildings, even if the tools of research supplied during this textual content are both acceptable to different nanostructures.
This ebook presents a scientific presentation of the rules and practices at the back of the synthesis and functionalization of graphene and grapheme oxide (GO), in addition to the fabrication thoughts for obvious conductors from those fabrics. obvious conductors are utilized in a wide selection of photoelectronic and photovoltaic units, equivalent to liquid crystal monitors (LCDs), sunlight cells, optical communique units, and solid-state lighting fixtures.
This can be the 1st ebook to systematically evaluation and summarize the hot speedy advances and sundry result of multiphysics in nanoscale fabrics together with elastic pressure engineering. This booklet includes themes on amazing homes of multiphysics in low-dimensional nanoscale elements from first-principles density-functional thought (or tight binding) calculations, that are crucial for the nonlinear multiphysics couplings as a result of quantum mechanical results.
- Ultrasonic Nondestructive Evaluation: Engineering and Biological Material Characterization
- Handbook of Nanoscience, Engineering, and Technology, Third Edition (Electrical Engineering Handbook)
- Bio-Inspired Nanomaterials and Applications:Nano Detection, Drug/Gene Delivery, Medical Diagnosis and Therapy (Frontiers in Nanobiomedical Research)
- Hybrid and Hierarchical Composite Materials
Additional info for Biomimetic Nanotechnology: Senses and Movement (De Gruyter Textbook)
Biomimetic Nanotechnology: Senses and Movement (De Gruyter Textbook) by Anja Mueller