Biological Nanostructures and Applications of Nanostructures by Michael A. Stroscio, Mitra Dutta

By Michael A. Stroscio, Mitra Dutta

Biological Nanostructures and purposes of Nanostructures in Biology: electric, Mechanical, and Optical Properties includes reports and discussions of latest and appropriate themes facing the interface among the technology and know-how of nanostructures and the technological know-how of biology. additionally, this ebook vitamins those previous groundbreaking discoveries with discussions of promising new avenues of study that display the big capability of rising methods in nanobiotechnology. the themes contain:

- Biomedical functions of semiconductor quantum dots,

- Integrating and tagging organic buildings with nanoscale quantum dots,

- functions of carbon nanotubes in bioengineering,

- Nanophysical homes of dwelling cells,

- Bridging traditional nanotubes with fabricated nanotubes,

- Bioinspired methods to construction nanoscale units and platforms,

- Hairpin formation in polynucleotides.

This state of the art survey of key advancements in nanotechnology - as they observe to bioengineering and biology - is key analyzing for all lecturers, biomedical engineers, scientific physicists, and execs wishing to exploit the newest advancements and highly-promising discoveries in nanoscience underlying purposes in bioengineering and biology.

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