Biomimetics: Bioinspired Hierarchical-Structured Surfaces by Bharat Bhushan

By Bharat Bhushan

This revised, up-to-date and improved new version provides an summary of biomimetics and biologically encouraged based surfaces. It offers with a variety of examples of biomimetics which come with surfaces with roughness-induced superomniphobicity, self-cleaning, antifouling, and regulated adhesion. The concentration within the publication is at the Lotus influence, Salvinia impact, Rose Petal impact, Oleophobic/philic Surfaces, Shark epidermis influence, and Gecko Adhesion. This re-creation additionally includes new chapters at the butterfly wing influence, bio- and inorganic fouling and constitution and homes of Nacre and structural coloration.

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