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    The science of tribological phenomena in the human body is termed as medical tribology both those that occur in organ tissues and those that arise after implanting an artificial device, while...
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    Implantable sensor systems offer an excellent potential for superior medical care and a high quality of life resulting in key players investing substantially in this exciting field. Implantable Sensor...
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    This book considers the history of plasticised PVC in medical applications and the manufacturing and processing of plasticised PVC together with its properties are reviewed. The selection of...
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    The encyclopedia will be an invaluable source of information for researchers and students from diverse backgrounds including physics, chemistry, materials science and surface engineering,...
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    Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) have proven to be useful for an extensive range of applications because of properties such as their light weight, toughness and temperature resistance.
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    Carbon is strong, light weight, conductive and able to mimic natural materials within the body, making it ideal for several uses within biomedicine. Consequently a great deal of research and funding...
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    Silicon Carbide Biotechnology provides not only the materials and biomedical engineering communities with a seminal reference book on SiC that they can use to further develop the technology, but to...
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    Using the combined action of wear and corrosion tribocorrosion causes the alteration or degradation of materials. It restricts the performance and lifetime of machines and devices with moving...
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    The nuclear field is not only restricted to the nuclear power industry but has a broad range of projects and activities in the areas of medical isotope production,research reactors, decommissioning,...
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    Magnesium and magnesium alloys provide a wealth of valuable properties, making them of great interest for use across a wide range of fields. This has resulted in extensive research focused on...