Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry

Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Applications of Electrochemistry

Editors: Djokić, Stojan (Ed.)

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  • Covers the applications of Electrochemistry to Biomedicine
  • Covers the applications of Electrochemistry to Pharmaceutics
  • Reviews developments related to various materials used in medical devices and implants
  • Provides new concepts for future practical biomedical applications of electrochemistry
  • Discusses the feasibility of biodegradable implants
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About this book

This volume of Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry reviews the latest developments in electrochemical science and technology related to biomedical and pharmaceutical applications.
In particular, this book discusses electrochemical applications to medical devices, implants, antimicrobially active materials, and drug delivery systems.

About the authors

Dr. Stojan Djokić obtained his BSc degree in chemical engineering/analytical chemistry from University of Belgrade.  He holds an MSc in electrochemical energy conversion and a PhD in electrochemistry/materials science from the University of Belgrade.  At the University of Ottawa, as a Research Fellow, he has worked in the field of molten salts electrochemistry.  Dr. Djokić has published more than 80 papers including seven chapters in Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry, and coauthored a book Fundamental Aspects of Electrometallurgy.  In addition he has edited four volumes of Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry.  He holds eight US patents. Dr. Djokić is an active member of the Electrochemical Society and he has successfully organized and chaired several international symposiums.  He is as well registered Professional Engineer with the APEGA. Stojan’s professional experience covers both industrial and academic environments within Europe and North America in the fields of electrochemistry, electrometallurgy, polymeric composite materials, biomaterials, materials science and analytical chemistry.  Dr. Djokić has developed several processes and materials which are currently used in industry worldwide.  His current interests include electroless and electrodeposition, kinetics, disinfectants, electronics materials and biomaterials used as infection resistant surfaces or in immunodiagnostics. Currently, Dr. Djokić is the Director of Elchem Consulting Ltd. and an Adjunct Professor of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)
  • Surface Treatments of Titanium with Antibacterial Agents for Implant Applications

    Milošev, Ingrid

    Pages 1-87

  • Contribution to the Recent Advances in Electrochemical Analysis of Pharmaceuticals

    Ivić, Milka L. Avramov (et al.)

    Pages 89-195

  • Anodisation and Sol–Gel Coatings as Surface Modification to Promote Osseointegration in Metallic Prosthesis

    Cere, Silvia (et al.)

    Pages 197-265

  • Electrochemical Production of Polymer Hydrogels with Silver Nanoparticles for Medical Applications as Wound Dressings and Soft Tissue Implants

    Mišković-Stanković, Vesna B.

    Pages 267-375

  • Biocompatible Hydroxyapatite-Based Composite Coatings Obtained by Electrophoretic Deposition for Medical Applications as Hard Tissue Implants

    Mišković-Stanković, Vesna B.

    Pages 377-457

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Hardcover 155,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Applications of Electrochemistry
Editors
  • Stojan Djokić
Series Title
Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry
Series Volume
60
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-31849-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-31849-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-31847-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-81136-9
Series ISSN
0076-9924
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 463
Number of Illustrations
152 b/w illustrations, 56 illustrations in colour
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