Chapter 1. Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

  1. Dr. Swapan Kumar Ghosh
  1. Dr. Swapan Kumar Ghosh

Published Online: 14 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch1

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

How to Cite

Ghosh, S. K. (2009) Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications, in Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications (ed S. K. Ghosh), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch1

Editor Information

  1. ProCoat India Private Ltd., Kalayaninagar, Pune-411 014, India

Author Information

  1. ProCoat India Private Ltd., Kalayaninagar, Pune-411 014, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318292

Online ISBN: 9783527625376

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Keywords:

  • self-healing;
  • autonomic-healing;
  • nonautonomic-healing;
  • shape memory effect;
  • nanoparticle migration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition of Self-healing

  • Design Strategies

  • Applications

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References