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Made to Measure:
New Materials for the 21st Century
Philip Ball

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Art of Making3
Ch. 1Light Talk: Photonic Materials15
Ch. 2Total Recall: Materials for Information Storage63
Ch. 3Clever Stuff: Smart Materials103
Ch. 4Only Natural: Biomaterials143
Ch. 5Spare Parts: Biomedical Materials209
Ch. 6Full Power: Materials for Clean Energy244
Ch. 7Tunnel Vision: Porous Materials282
Ch. 8Hard Work: Diamond and Hard Materials313
Ch. 9Chain Reactions: The New Polymers344
Ch. 10Face Value: Surfaces and Interfaces384
Bibliography429
Figure Credits445
Index447

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