Biomimetics in Materials Science

Self-Healing, Self-Lubricating, and Self-Cleaning Materials

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0925-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-0926-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-23

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-22

      Introduction

  3. Self-Healing Materials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-23

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-51

      Thermodynamic Principles of Self-Healing Metallic Materials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 53-73

      Case Study of Self-Healing in Metallic Composite with Embedded Low Melting Temperature Solders

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-85

      Surface Healing: A Case Study

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-122

      Development of Metallic and Metal Matrix Composite Self-Healing Materials

  4. Self-Lubricating Materials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-151

      Friction, Wear, and Self-Lubrication

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      Pages 153-194

      Thermodynamic Methods in Tribology and Friction-Induced Self-Organization

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      Pages 195-236

      Tribological Properties of Metal Matrix Composites

  5. Self-Cleaning Materials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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      Pages 239-273

      Thermodynamic Foundations of Wetting and Capillary Phenomena

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      Pages 275-318

      Superhydrophobicity

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      Pages 319-341

      Lotus Effect and Self-Cleaning

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      Pages 343-354

      Self-Cleaning in the Water Flow

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      Pages 355-374

      Artificial Self-Cleaning Surfaces

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 375-378

      Outlook

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 379-415