By Susheel Kalia, Luc Averous
This quantity contains thirteen contributions from popular specialists from the proper learn fields which are similar biodegradable and biobased polymers and their environmental and biomedical applications.
Specifically, the publication highlights: advancements in polyhydroxyalkanoates purposes in agriculture, biodegradable packaging fabric and biomedical box like drug supply platforms, implants, tissue engineering and scaffolds The synthesis and elaboration of cellulose microfibrils from sisal fibres for top functionality engineering purposes in numerous sectors resembling the automobile and aerospace industries, or for development and development the several sessions and chemical transformations of tannins Electro-activity and functions of Jatropha latex and seed The synthesis, houses and purposes of poly(lactic acid) The synthesis, processing and houses of poly(butylene succinate), its copolymers, composites and nanocomposites the various routes for instruction polymers from vegetable oil and the consequences of reinforcement and nano-reinforcement at the actual homes of such biobased polymers the differing kinds of changed drug supply platforms including the idea that of the drug supply matrix for managed unencumber of gear and for antitumor medications using nanocellulose as sustainable adsorbents for the elimination of water pollution as a rule heavy steel ions, natural molecules, dyes, oil and CO2 the most extraction innovations, constitution, houses and diversified chemical variations of lignins Proteins and nucleic acids dependent biopolymers The position of tamarind seed polysaccharide-based multiple-unit platforms in sustained drug unencumber
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2 But it wasn’t until the late 1990s—specifically, the emergence of the Internet—that more than a handful of people began creating persuasive technology. 1 2 ■ Persuasive Technology Persuasion on the Web The emergence of the Internet has led to a proliferation of Web sites designed to persuade or motivate people to change their attitudes and behavior. Web sites are the most common form of persuasive technology today. com doesn’t just process orders; it attempts to persuade people to purchase more products.
4. com). 5. com). 6. To read about multiple experiments supporting the idea that people respond socially to computers, see the following: a. B. Reeves and C. Nass, The Media Equation: How People Treat Computers, Television, and New Media Like Real People and Places (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996). b. B. J. Fogg, Charismatic Computers: Creating More Likable and Persuasive Interactive Technologies by Leveraging Principles from Social Psychology, doctoral dissertation, Stanford University, 1997.