Chapter 8. Introduction to Processing of Biomaterials

  1. Bikramjit Basu1,
  2. Dhirendra S. Katti2 and
  3. Ashok Kumar2
  1. Dhirendra S. Katti,
  2. Shaunak Pandya,
  3. Meghali Bora and
  4. Rakesh Mahida

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch8

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

How to Cite

Katti, D. S., Pandya, S., Bora, M. and Mahida, R. (2009) Introduction to Processing of Biomaterials, 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.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

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

Author Information

  1. Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, 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:

  • introduction to processing of biomaterials;
  • metals - usage in orthopedics, dental implants, electrodes, heart valves and pacemakers;
  • processing for scale - micro/nano surface modification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Introduction

  • Processing of Biomaterials

  • Processing for Scale

  • Conclusion and Future Directions

  • Brief Overview of Chapters in the Section on Processing

  • Further Reading

  • Acknowledgment

  • References