1. Frontiers for Bulk Nanostructured Metals in Biomedical Applications

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari and
  2. Anis N. Nordin
  1. T.C. Lowe1 and
  2. R.Z. Valiev2,3

Published Online: 4 JUL 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118774052.ch1

Advanced Biomaterials and Biodevices

Advanced Biomaterials and Biodevices

How to Cite

Lowe, T.C. and Valiev, R.Z. (2014) Frontiers for Bulk Nanostructured Metals in Biomedical Applications, in Advanced Biomaterials and Biodevices (eds A. Tiwari and A. N. Nordin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118774052.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA

  2. 2

    Ufa State Aviation Technical University, Russia

  3. 3

    Laboratory for Mechanics of Bulk Nanomaterials, Saint Petersburg State, University, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JUL 2014
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2014

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118773635

Online ISBN: 9781118774052



  • Nanostructured metals;
  • ultrafine grains;
  • severe plastic deformation;
  • mechanical and biomedical properties;
  • orthopedic implants;
  • biomaterial;
  • biocompatibility;
  • titanium;
  • Co-Cr alloys;
  • magnesium;
  • stainless steel


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to Nanostructured Metals

  • Nanostructured Metals as Biomaterials for Medical Applications

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgment