9. Magnetic Nanocomposites for Remote Controlled Responsive Therapy and in Vivo Tracking

  1. D. Bhattacharyya Editor3,
  2. Thomas Schäfer Editor4,
  3. S. R. Wickramasinghe Co-Editor5 and
  4. Sylvia Daunert Co-Editor6
  1. Ashley M. Hawkins1,
  2. David A. Puleo2 and
  3. J. Zach Hilt1

Published Online: 22 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch9

Responsive Membranes and Materials

Responsive Membranes and Materials

How to Cite

Hawkins, A. M., Puleo, D. A. and Hilt, J. Z. (2012) Magnetic Nanocomposites for Remote Controlled Responsive Therapy and in Vivo Tracking, in Responsive Membranes and Materials (eds D. Bhattacharyya, T. Schäfer, S. R. Wickramasinghe and S. Daunert), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom. doi: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

  2. 4

    POLYMAT, University of the Basque Country, Spain

  3. 5

    Ralph E. Martin Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas, USA

  4. 6

    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Miami, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

  2. 2

    Center for Biomedical Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974308

Online ISBN: 9781118389553

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Keywords:

  • magnetic nanocomposites;
  • remote controlled responsive therapy;
  • nanocomposite polymers;
  • magnetic nanoparticles;
  • thermal actuation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Applications of Magnetic Nanocomposite Polymers

  • Concluding Remarks