About this book
Lasers are progressively more used as versatile tools for fabrication purposes. The wide range of available powers, wavelengths, operation modes, repetition rates etc. facilitate the processing of a large spectrum of materials at exceptional precision and quality. Hence, manifold methods were established in the past and novel methods are continuously under development. Biomimetics, the translation from nature-inspired principles to technical applications, is strongly multidisciplinary. This field offers intrinsically a wide scope of applications for laser based methods regarding structuring and modification of materials.
This book is dedicated to laser fabrication methods in biomimetics. It introduces both, a laser technology as well as an application focused approach. The book covers the most important laser lithographic methods and various biomimetics application scenarios ranging from coatings and biotechnology to construction, medical applications and photonics.
biological laser printing biomimetic robotics and actuators biomimetics book biotechnology cell printing and bio-printing laser based biomimetics laser direct writing of biological samples laser probing on biomimetic systems laser processing of bio-inspired materials laser surface patterning medical applications of biomimetics
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
Physics and Astronomy
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