Chapter 21. Titanium Nitride and Diamond Like Carbon Coatings for Cardiovascular Applications

  1. Bikramjit Basu2,
  2. Dhirendra S. Katti3 and
  3. Ashok Kumar3
  1. C. V. Muraleedharan and
  2. G. S. Bhuvaneshwar

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch21

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

How to Cite

Muraleedharan, C. V. and Bhuvaneshwar, G. S. (2009) Titanium Nitride and Diamond Like Carbon Coatings for Cardiovascular Applications, in Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications (eds B. Basu, D. S. Katti and A. Kumar), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, India

  2. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, India

Author Information

  1. Division of Artificial Organs, Biomedical Technology Wing, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470193402

Online ISBN: 9780470891315

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Keywords:

  • titanium nitride and diamond like carbon coatings - cardiovascular applications;
  • hemocompatibility - reaction to and from the surrounding environment;
  • coating characterization - surface roughness estimation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Cardiovascular Devices

  • Hemocompatibility

  • Cardiovascular Biomaterials

  • Diamond Like Carbon

  • Titanium Nitride

  • Coating Characterization

  • Biological Characterization

  • Potential Applications

  • Future Perspective

  • Acknowledgments

  • References