This book presents a comprehensive and broad-spectrum picture of the state-of-the-art research, development, and commercial prospective of various discoveries conducted in the real world of functional and smart materials.

This book presents various synthesis and fabrication routes of function and smart materials for universal applications such as material science, mechanical engineering, manufacturing, metrology, nanotechnology, physics, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, and food science. The content of this book opens various scientific horizons proved to be beneficial for uplifting the standards of day-to-day practices in the biomedical domain. Myriad innovations in the materials science and engineering are transforming our
everyday lives in extraordinary ways.

This book captures the emerging areas of materials science and advanced manufacturing engineering and presents recent trends in research for researchers, field engineers, and academic professionals.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Half Title
  3. Series Page
  4. Title Page
  5. Copyright Page
  6. Table of Contents
  7. Preface
  8. Editors
  9. Contributors
  10. Chapter 1 Electrochromics for Smart Windows: Oxide-Based Thin Films
  11. Chapter 2 Polymeric Biomaterials in Tissue Engineering
  12. Chapter 3 Amorphous Semiconductors: Past, Present, and Future
  13. Chapter 4 Promise of Self-lubricating Aluminum-Based Composite Material
  14. Chapter 5 Energy Materials and Energy Harvesting
  15. Chapter 6 Advanced Processing of Superalloys for Aerospace Industries
  16. Chapter 7 Review on Rheological Behavior of Aluminum Alloys in Semi-Solid State
  17. Chapter 8 Bio-Nanomaterials: An Inevitable Contender in Tissue Engineering
  18. Chapter 9 Biomaterials
  19. Chapter 10 Characterisation and Optimisation of TiO2/CuO Nanocomposite for Effective Dye Degradation from Water under Simulated Solar Irradiation
  20. Chapter 11 Dual Applicability of Hexagonal Pyramid-Shaped Nitrogen-Doped ZnO Composites As an Efficient Photocatalyst
  21. Index