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Product Description: This book is a collection of experimental studies demonstrating structure-function relationships in various biological systems having particular surface specialization to increase/decrease friction and adhesion. Studies on snake skin, adhesive pads, wing-interlocking devices and sticky mouthparts of insects as well as anti-adhesive and adhesive surfaces of plants are included in the volume containing four main subsections: (1) adhesion, (2) friction, (3) attachment-devices, (4) attachment-related behavior...read more
By Stanislav N. Gorb (editor)

Hardcover:

9789400714441 | Springer Verlag, October 25, 2011, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: This book is a collection of experimental studies demonstrating structure-function relationships in various biological systems having particular surface specialization to increase/decrease friction and adhesion.

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Product Description: In 1974 when I published my book, Biological Mechanism of Attachment, not many pages were required to report on the attachment devices of insect cuticles. As in most fields of research, our knowledge on this specific subject has simply exploded...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780792371533 | Kluwer Academic Pub, October 1, 2001, cover price $299.00 | About this edition: In 1974 when I published my book, Biological Mechanism of Attachment, not many pages were required to report on the attachment devices of insect cuticles.

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