Bio-Inspired Silicon-Based Materials by Paul M. ZeliskoBio-Inspired Silicon-Based Materials by Paul M. Zelisko

Bio-Inspired Silicon-Based Materials

byPaul M. Zelisko

Hardcover | December 2, 2014

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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.

Title:Bio-Inspired Silicon-Based MaterialsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:127 pagesPublished:December 2, 2014Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9401794383

ISBN - 13:9789401794381

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Table of Contents

1 Silicon in a Biological Environment.- 2 The Role of Silicates in the Synthesis of Sugars Under Prebiotic Conditions.- 3 Protease-Mediated Hydrolysis and Condensation of Tetra- and Trialkoxysilanes.- 4 Bioinspired Silica for Enzyme Immobilisation: A Comparison with Traditional Methods.- 5 On The Immobilization ofCandida AntarcticaLipase B onto Surface Modified Porous Silica Gel Particles.- 6 Enzymatic Modification and Polymerization of Siloxane-Containing Materials.- 7 Design and Thermal Properties of Interpenetrating and Intercrosslinked Biosilicate Materials.- 8 Bioactive Amino Acids, Peptides and Peptidomimetics Containing Silicon.