Advances in Metallic Biomaterials

Processing and Applications
by Mitsuo Niinomi, Takayuki Narushima & Masaaki Nakai
rrp $159.00
$143.10
10%
OFF
eBook

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Series: Springer Series in Biomaterials Science and Engineering

Publication Date: December 29, 2015

ISBN: 9783662468425

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

Get eBook

This book covers the latest advances in processing techniques for producing metallic biomaterial implants. It also discusses recent developments in surface modifications using bioactive ceramics and blood-compatible polymers, as well as the adhesive strength of bioactive surface layers, before introducing the practical applications of metallic biomaterials in the fields of surgery and dentistry. As such, the book provides an essential reference guide for researchers, graduate students and clinicians working in the fields of materials, surgery, dentistry, and mechanics.

Mitsuo Niinomi, PhD, D.D.Sc., is a Professor at the Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Japan

Takayuki Narushima, PhD, is a Professor at the Department of Materials Processing, Tohoku University, Japan

Masaaki Nakai, PhD, is an Associate Professor at the Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Japan