By Hidenori Akiyama, Richard Heller
This e-book makes a speciality of bioelectrics, a brand new multidisciplinary box encompassing engineering and biology with functions to the scientific, environmental, nutrients, power, and biotechnological fields. at the present, 15 universities and institutes in Japan, america and the european contain the overseas Consortium of Bioelectrics, meant to strengthen this novel and significant learn box. This publication will function an introductory source for younger scientists and likewise as a textbook to be used via either undergraduate and graduate scholars – the world’s first such paintings completely dedicated to bioelectrics.
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