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Remarkable Natural Material Surfaces and Their Engineering Potential
By Q. Jane Wang, Ph. D. (foreword by) and Michelle Lee (editor)
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Publisher Springer Verlag
Publication date February 18, 2014
Pages 163
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9783319031248
ISBN-10 3319031244
Dimensions 0.50 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $29.99
Other format details sci/tech
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: This book explores a collection of natural surfaces, their scientific characteristics and their unique engineering potential – demonstrating that engineering applications can be found in unexpected places. The surfaces covered range from botanical ones, like rice and lotus leaves, to insect surfaces, like butterfly and dragonfly wings. The variety of surfaces and numerous engineering potentials described show how biomimicry can be utilized to solve countless real‐world problems.

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With Q. Jane Wang, Ph. D. (other contributor) | from Springer Verlag (February 18, 2014)
9783319031248 | details & prices | 163 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $29.99
About: This book explores a collection of natural surfaces, their scientific characteristics and their unique engineering potential – demonstrating that engineering applications can be found in unexpected places.

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