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Bio-inspired Surfaces And Applications, Hardback Book

Bio-inspired Surfaces And Applications Hardback

Edited by Eddie Yin-Kwee Ng, Yuehao Luo

Description

Through millions of years' natural selection, sharkskin has developed into a kind of drag-reducing surface.

This book shows how to investigate, model, fabricate and apply sharkskin's unique surface properties, creating a flexible platform for surface and materials engineers and scientists to readily adopt or adapt for their own bio-inspired materials.Rather than inundate the reader with too many examples of materials inspired by nature, sharkskin has been chosen as the center-piece to illustrate accurate 3D digital modeling of surfaces, complete numerical simulation of micro flow field, different fabrication methods, and application to natural gas pipelining.

This is a must-read for any researcher or engineer involved in bio-inspired surfaces and materials studies.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 600 pages
  • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Biomedical engineering
  • ISBN: 9789814704489

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