Bio-Inspired Silicon-Based Materials

  • Paul M. Zelisko

Part of the Advances in Silicon Science book series (ADSS, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Paul M. Zelisko
    Pages 1-18
  3. Joseph B. Lambert, Senthil Andavan Guruswamy-Thangavelu
    Pages 19-25
  4. Stephen J. Clarson, Richard A. Gross, Siddharth V. Patwardhan, Yadagiri Poojari
    Pages 63-72
  5. Mark B. Frampton, Jacqueline P. Séguin, Paul M. Zelisko
    Pages 73-89
  6. Andrew J. Vreugdenhil, Christophe Bliard, Shegufa Merchant, Suresh S. Narine
    Pages 91-102
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 125-127

About this book


The contributed volume addresses a wide range of topics including, but not limited to, biotechnology, synthetic chemistry, polymer chemistry and materials chemistry. The book will serve as a specialized review of the field of biologically inspired silicon-based structures. Researchers studying biologically inspired silicon materials chemistry will find this volume invaluable.


biomineralization biosilicon catalysis biosilification silicon biomimetics silicon-based biotechnology

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul M. Zelisko
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and Centre for BiotechnologyBrock UniversitySt. CatharinesCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-9438-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-9439-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1875-3108
  • Series Online ISSN 1875-3086
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