NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus BIOMATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
BIOMATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
Overview of biomaterials; Structure and properties of biomaterials – surface properties of solids; Types of
biomaterials – implant materials; Characterization of materials; Bio implantation materials – Materials in
ophthalmology; Tissue response to implants.
1. Joon Park, R.S. Lakes, Biomaterials – An Introduction; 3rd Edition, Springer, 2007.
2. Sujatha V Bhat, Biomaterials; 2nd Edition, Narosa Publishing House, 2006.