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Publisher Description

An exhaustive review of the history, current state, and future opportunities for harnessing light to accomplish useful work in materials, this book describes the chemistry, physics, and mechanics of light-controlled systems.

•    Describes photomechanical materials and mechanisms, along with key applications
•    Exceptional collection of leading authors, internationally recognized for their work in this growing area
•    Covers the full scope of photomechanical materials: polymers, crystals, ceramics, and nanocomposites
•    Deals with an interdisciplinary coupling of mechanics, materials, chemistry, and physics
•    Emphasizes application opportunities in creating adaptive surface features, shape memory devices, and actuators; while assessing future prospects for utility in optics and photonics and soft robotics

GENRE
Professional & Technical
RELEASED
2017
May 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
432
Pages
PUBLISHER
Wiley
SELLER
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
SIZE
29.3
MB

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