- Coating Technology
- Special Coating Technology
- Protective Coatings
- Technology of Paints and Surface Coatings
- Surface Modification and Coating Technology
1. Coating Technology
|1."Epoxy Resins Technology Handbook (Manufacturing Process, Synthesis, Epoxy Resin Adhesives and Epoxy Coatings)" by Dr H Panda|
“Epoxy Resins Technology Handbook (Manufacturing Process, Synthesis, Epoxy Resin Adhesives and Epoxy Coatings)” Book Review: The major contents of the book are synthesis and characteristics of epoxy resin, manufacture of epoxy resins, epoxide curing reactions, the dynamic mechanical properties of epoxy resins, physical and chemical properties of epoxy resins, epoxy resin adhesives, epoxy resin coatings, epoxy coating give into water, electrical and electronic applications, analysis of epoxides and epoxy resins and the toxicology of epoxy resins. It is a standard reference book for professionals and entrepreneurs who are interested in this field. Readers can find complete information from manufacture to final uses of epoxy resin. This presentation will be very helpful to new entrepreneurs, technocrats, research scholars, libraries and existing units. Contents of the book include Synthesis and Characteristics of Epoxy Resin, Manufacture of Epoxy Resins, Epoxide-Curing Reactions, Toxicology of Epoxy Resins and Analysis of Epoxides and Epoxy Resins.
|2."Intermetallic and Ceramic Coatings (Materials Engineering)" by Narnedra B Dahotre and T S Sudarshan|
“Intermetallic and Ceramic Coatings (Materials Engineering)” Book Review: This article is a focused review aimed to describe the potential of the intermetallic and ceramic coating for producing and designing coatings with variable chemical and phase compositions and microstructure with promising properties. The development of the detonation spraying method is briefly analyzed from a historical perspective and the capabilities of the state-of-the art facilities are presented. Key advantages include the possibility of using precisely measured quantities of the explosive gaseous mixtures for each shot of the detonation gun and different oxygen to fuel ratios, which can create spraying environments of different chemical properties—from severely oxidizing to highly reducing are discussed in this text. This book surveys up-to-date techniques involved in preparing intermetallic and ceramic coatings. It also features a list of selected applications covering the latest industrially available practices.
|3."Coating Technology for Vehicle Applications" by Ali Erdemir and Sung Chul Cha|
“Coating Technology for Vehicle Applications” Book Review: The book describes in detail the thermal spray process and low friction and hard coating applications for vehicles including DLC coatings, PTFE coatings, and coatings for parts, dies, tools, and glass. The authors detail how these technologies impact energy efficiency in engines and with increased use of lightweight materials and by varying coatings applications can resolve wear problems, resulting in the increased life cycle of the vehicle components.This text also illustrates the new advances in surface engineering technologies including PVD coating, surface texturing, and patterning.Along with this, explanation about the use of low friction coating applications affecting fuel economy and emissions in vehicles can also be found in through this book.
|4."Organic Coatings: Volume 5: Science and Technology" by G D Parfitt and A V Patsis|
“Organic Coatings: Volume 5: Science and Technology” Book Review: This book offers unparalleled coverage of organic coatings technology and its many applications. Written by leading industry experts it presents a systematic survey of the field, revises and updates the material from the previous edition, and features new or additional treatment of such topics as superhydrophobic, ice-phobic, antimicrobial, and self-healing coatings; sustainability, artist paints, and exterior architectural primers. The book incorporates up-to-date coverage of recent developments in the field with detailed discussions of the principles underlying the technology and their applications in the development, production, and uses of organic coatings. All chapters in this book have been updated to assure consistency and to enable extensive cross-referencing. These features make it even more relevant and useful for scientists and engineers in the field, as well as for students in coatings courses.
|5."The Technology, Formulation and Application of Powder Coatings: Powder Coatings" by David M Howell and J D Sanders|
“The Technology, Formulation and Application of Powder Coatings: Powder Coatings” Book Review: Through this book, the reader who has interest in chemistry and technology of coating powders will gain information required to formulate them with ease. It presents the recent advances, including the development of new materials in a lucid manner. The various topics covered in this volume include Part preparation processes and equipment, Powder application processes, Powder application processes, Electrostatic magnetic brush (EMB) coating and curing.
|6."Powder Coating Technology Handbook" by EIRI|
“Powder Coating Technology Handbook” Book Review: The Foundations of Vacuum Coating Technology is a concise review of the developments that have led to the wide variety of applications of this technology. This book is a must have for materials scientists and engineers working with vacuum coating in the invention of new technologies or applications in all industries. With over 370 references, this is an excellent starting point for those who don’t want to reinvent the wheel. In particular, the book is a valuable reference for those interested in researching proposed or existing patents. This unique book provides a starting point for more in-depth surveys of past and recent work in all aspects of vacuum coating. The author uses his extensive knowledge of the subject to draw comparisons and place the information into the proper context. This is particularly important for the patent literature where the terminology does not always match industry jargon. A section of acronyms for vacuum coating and glossary of terms at the end of the book are critical additions to the information every reader needs.
|7."The Foundations of Vacuum Coating Technology" by Donald M Mattox|
“The Foundations of Vacuum Coating Technology” Book Review: Information gathered from authentic and highly regarded sources, is presented in this book. A basic understanding of rheology and surface chemistry, which are the two primary sciences of liquid flow and solid–liquid interaction, are the prerequisites which are necessary for understanding coating and printing processes and materials. A generally qualitative treatment of these subjects will suffice to provide the insight needed to use and apply coatings and inks and to help solve the problems associated with their use. The mutual interaction, in which the coating process alters viscosity and rheology affects the process, will be a key concept of discussions for coating technology which is highlighted in this book.
|8."Pharmaceutical Coating Technology (Pharmaceutical Science Series)" by Michael Aulton and Graham Cole|
“Pharmaceutical Coating Technology (Pharmaceutical Science Series)” Book Review: Comprehensive theory and practice of pharmaceutical tablet and pellet coating is found in this book. Practical as well as theoretical aspects of tablet coating, including the equipment and methods used in laboratory development, scale-up and production systems, automation and validation are found in this volume. This book also gives insights about the problems of conforming to world-wide regulations, and the hazards of environmental pollution.Introduction and overview of pharmaceutical coating.Chapters include a wide range of topics such as film-coating materials and their properties, sugar coating, solution properties and atomization in film coating, mechanical properties of film coats and film coat quality along with modified release coatings. This text also includes few common practical questions with suggested answers.
|9."Coatings Technology Handbook" by Arthur A Tracton|
“Coatings Technology Handbook” Book Review: Various strategies of testing and experimental design for selecting processing techniques in the coatings, adhesives, paints, and inks industries are discussed in this book. This text provides the necessary information for scientists and engineers to perform testing and determine what materials and processing technique is most suitable for their applications. Coatings Technology: Fundamentals, Testing, and Processing Techniques contains the latest coating and processing methods capable of satisfying increasingly precise, application-specific requirements.The book contains analytical techniques used to elucidate surface chemistry, adhesion, and other physical properties. It also presents practical methods, the book highlights the most recent advances on ink-jet printing, electrodeposition, vapor/chemical deposition technologies, high-speed dispersion, and other cutting-edge methods.
|10."Surface Phenomena and Latexes in Waterborne Coatings and Printing Technology" by Mahendra K Sharma|
“Surface Phenomena and Latexes in Waterborne Coatings and Printing Technology” Book Review: This book is for novices as well as experts in the field of waterborne technology. This book gives insight about the current state of waterborne polymers, paints, coatings, inks and printing processes. It documents several invited papers and the proceedings of the International Symposium on Surface Phenomena and Latexes in Waterborne Coatings and Printing Technology. The volume deals with various basic and applied aspects of research on waterborne coating printing technology. Major topics discussed involve waterborne polymers and polymer blends, pigment grinding, millbases, paint formulation, and characterization of coating films. This edition includes sixteen selected papers related to recent developments in waterborne technology.This volume includes discussions of various waterborne polymers in coating! printing systems. This volume will serve its intended objective of reflecting the current understanding of formulation and process problems related to waterborne coatings, paints and inks. In addition, it will be a valuable reference source for both novices as well as experts in the field of waterborne technology. It will also help the readers to understand underlying surface phenomena and will enhance the reader’s potential for solving critical formulation, evaluation and process problems.
2. Special Coating Technology
|1."Additives in Water-Borne Coatings (Special Publications)" by NSPCC and RSPCA|
“Additives in Water-Borne Coatings (Special Publications)” Book Review: This book provides the latest developments in the additives in water-borne coatings. It covers both current technology and the future prognosis for the key additives used in water-borne coatings today. It brings together international experts to provide a comprehensive, practical overview of the field, its direction, and selection of key additives currently employed. The book contains an in-depth treatment of their use, behaviour and scope by expert practitioners in those additives. It provides examples that impart a real-world application based knowledge of the subject. The book is useful for anyone interested in learning about additives in water-bore coatings.
|2."Advances in Additives for Water-based Coatings (Special Publications)" by Gerry Davison and David R Skuse|
“Advances in Additives for Water-based Coatings (Special Publications)” Book Review: This book helps to understand how the coatings industry continues to be influenced by sustained environmental pressures. It also explains the reasons why the market for water-based coatings has shown significant signs of growth. The book presents recent innovative developments in each of the major additive fields. It provides a comprehensive coverage of organic and inorganic thickeners, defoamers, coalescing solvents, biocides and dispersants. The book also serves to highlight the ways in which manufacturers will need to respond, if they are to remain competitive and cost-effective. The book is ideal for industrial and post-graduate researchers in this area.
|3."Waterborne Coatings and Additives: 165 (Special Publication)" by D R Karsa and W D Davies|
“Waterborne Coatings and Additives: 165 (Special Publication)” Book Review: This book outlines the most recent developments in the use of film-forming resins such as alkyds, epoxies, polyesters and polyurethanes. It discusses their application in metal, concrete and textile treatment. It also looks in detail at the role of biocides and foam control agents, acetylenic and polymeric surfactants and other additives in the manufacture and formulation of aqueous systems. It shows how anti-pollution legislation has influenced recent practice.This book provides a thorough and detailed understanding of a very broad subject. The book is useful for anyone with interests in polymers and coatings as well as new and experienced workers in industry.
|4."Galvanizing and Tinning: A Practical Treatise on Coating with Tin and Zinc, with a Special Chapter on Tinning Gray Iron Castings (Classic Reprint)" by W T Flanders|
“Galvanizing and Tinning: A Practical Treatise on Coating with Tin and Zinc, with a Special Chapter on Tinning Gray Iron Castings (Classic Reprint)” Book Review: This book is a practical treatise on Coating With Tin and Zinc that provides a detailed and complete overview of galvanizing and tinning processes. It comes with a special chapter on tinning gray iron castings. In addition, the book includes various important topics such as locating a plant and selecting a kettle. The Galvanizing Room Tanks for Acids and Other Purposes is also discussed in the book. Further, tools for galvanizing, filling and firing a new kettle and The Use of a Pyrometer are covered in the book. Materials Used in Galvanizing Building and Setting Kettles, Removing Scale with Sulphuric Acid, Cleaning Sandy Castings with Sulphuric Acid are also discussed. The book is useful for anyone interested in reading the subject as well as learned practitioners.
|5."Testing of Metallic and Inorganic Coatings (Astm Special Technical Publication// Stp)" by William B Harding and George A Di Bari|
|6."Special Topics on Materials Science and Technology - The Italian Panorama" by Alberto D'Amore|
“Special Topics on Materials Science and Technology – The Italian Panorama” Book Review: This book collects selected papers presented and discussed during the 9th National Conference organized by the Italian Association of Materials Engineering, AIMAT at Piano di Sorrento (Napoli, Italy). It gives a valuable representation of highlights of the research and development activities running in 21 Italian universities and research centers in the field of materials science and engineering. All the reported research topics are focused on a methodological approach that takes into account scientific issues and engineering aspects related to real applications. The book is useful for anyone looking for practical understanding of the subject.
|7."Organic Coatings: Science and Technology" by Socrates Peter Pappas and Mark E Nichols|
“Organic Coatings: Science and Technology” Book Review: This book includes the coverage of organic coatings technology and its many applications. It also features coverage of new topics such as superhydrophobic, ice-phobic, antimicrobial and self-healing coatings, sustainability, artist paints and exterior architectural primers. The book covers recent developments in the field with detailed discussions of the principles underlying the technology and their applications in the development, production and uses of organic coatings. In addition, the book provides expert troubleshooting guidance for coating scientists and technologists and features hundreds of illustrative figures and extensive references to the literature.
|8."Industrial Applications of Surfactants IV (Special Publications)" by D R Karsa|
“Industrial Applications of Surfactants IV (Special Publications)” Book Review: This book creates a useful source of practical information on surfactants which are an important class of chemicals. It gives a useful overview of surfactants and the environment. Then it goes on to look at new surfactants derived from renewable, ‘natural’ resources such as sucrose, seaweed and starch. Other chapters review a decade of change in the surfactant industry and assess future market trends. Some of the latest developments in surfactant technology are presented, including ‘gemini’ twin-chained surfactants. It provides valuable information on recent developments for all those who use or produce surfactants, whether from a technical or a commercial background.
|9."Exterior Insulation Finish Systems (EIFS): Materials, Properties and Performance (Special Testing Publications)" by Peter E Nelson and Richard E Kroll|
|10."Principles of Corrosion Engineering and Corrosion Control" by Zaki Ahmad|
“Principles of Corrosion Engineering and Corrosion Control” Book Review: This book comprehensively covers the principles of corrosion engineering, methods of corrosion protection, corrosion processes and control in selected engineering environments. It includes worked examples, extensive end of chapter exercises and accompanying online solutions that encourage self study among the readers. It covers basic corrosion principles and more advanced information for postgraduate students and professionals. Basic principles of electrochemistry and chemical thermodynamics are included to make the book accessible for students and engineers who do not have prior knowledge of this area. The book is useful for students and professionals in this field.
3. Protective Coatings
|1."Paint and Surface Coatings" by R Lambourne and T A Strivens|
Book Review: This book is related to the usage of computers in the paint industry and also deals with areas related to health and safety. The book also contains a dedicated chapter on pigments. This book is very useful to science graduates and also fills the gap that exists between academics and science and technology related to paints. The book also explains the technology related to paints and surface coatings and also provides a basic understanding of chemistry and physics of coatings. The book also contains additional chapters on computers, modeling, health and safety.
|2."Surface Finishing, Cleaning and Coatings" by ASM Handbook|
Book Review: This book covers detailed information about surface cleaning, finishing, coating and many more. The book also contains articles on coating testing, thin films, environmental concerns, surface engineering concepts related to nonmetallic structural materials and many more. The book also contains advanced information on advanced processes analysis like chemical vapor deposition, physical vapor deposition, diffusion coating, continuous coating, electroplating and many other finishing methods.
|3."Electrolytic and Chemical Conversion Coatings" by J Biesiek and J Weber Portcullis|
Book Review: This book describes the paint coatings which are the best way to protect steel structures from corrosion. The book also analyses the organic paint coatings and also enhances the performance to provide long lasting protection. The book also investigates the key factors that affect the coating success like surface preparation, application methods, paint selection and many more. This book is very useful to the readers who are concerned with prevention of steel corrosion and many other metal structures. The book also analyses many areas like concrete pipelines and marine engineering.
|4."Protective Coatings: Processing and Characterization" by R M Yazici|
|5."Corrosion Prevention by Protective Coatings" by C G Munger|
“Corrosion Prevention by Protective Coatings” Book Review: This book covers all the concepts related to the usage of high performance coatings. The book also contains additional chapters on electrometric linings, computer assisted coatings, project management programs and many other concepts. This book is of great use to engineers, maintenance personnel and paint superintendents. This book covers detailed information about surface cleaning, finishing, coating and many more. Fundamentals as well as advanced topics of the subject are dealt with in this text. Elasto-meric linings and computer-assisted coatings are elucidated in the new chapters of this edition.
|6."Protective Coatings for Turbine Blades" by Y Tamarin|
“Protective Coatings for Turbine Blades” Book Review: Surface protection strategies implemented in turbine blades in aircrafts is emphasised in this text. It can be accessed by students, working professionals of aviation and maintenance. Various properties of protective coatings such as chemical, phase composition, structure, and physical-mechanical are evaluated before employing. Mathematical calculation of stresses and strains of coated turbine blades is also provided.
|7."Protective Coatings and Thin Films: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications (Nato Science Partnership Subseries: 3)" by Y Pauleau and Péter B Barna|
“Protective Coatings and Thin Films: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications (Nato Science Partnership Subseries: 3)” Book Review: The book is a collaboration of various research papers presented at the NATO’s Advanced Research Workshop. It can be referred to by students of advanced level courses, researchers and scientists. The history, current status along with the future scope of protective coatings and thin films were discussed. Key topics covered include: plasma-assisted physical and chemical vapor deposition, low friction coatings in hostile environments, polymer films for protection against mechanical damage and chemical attack, wear and corrosion resistant thermal spray coatings, functional gradient ceramic/metallic coatings, protective coatings for optical systems, ion beam assisted deposition of coatings.
|8."Advanced Protective Coatings: For Manufacturing and Engineering" by Wit Grzesik|
“Advanced Protective Coatings: For Manufacturing and Engineering” Book Review: The book covers a wide variety of concepts related to protective coatings. It is prescribed to students and researchers alike. Theoretical concepts, assessment strategies along with key applications of thin surface coatings are described. Emphasis is laid on deposition techniques, properties of thin hard and soft coatings.
|9."Corrosion Prevention & Control" by Baldev Raj|
“Corrosion Prevention & Control” Book Review: A plethora of topics of corrosion prevention and control of various plants are discussed in the text. It can be accessed by students, plant owners and operators. The book highlights the importance of corrosion control in order to minimize economic loss, effectively increase the quality of product and to avoid sudden shutdown of plants. Corrosion management, industrial corrosion, coatings and surface modification are covered in the book. Testing, monitoring and failure analysis is emphasised in the book.
4. Technology of Paints and Surface Coatings
|1."Introduction to Paint Technology" by CIS|
|2."Applications of Synthetic Resin Latices: Latices in Surface Coatings – Emulsion Paints: 2" by H Warson and C A Finch|
“Applications of Synthetic Resin Latices: Latices in Surface Coatings – Emulsion Paints: 2” Book Review: This book is for research workers and end-users in academia and industry working on water-based paints, adhesives, emulsions, dispersions, and coatings. It discusses lattices in surface coatings in regard to emulsion paints. It talks about the advances and developments in this field. It explains the principles of the formulation, manufacture, and application properties of water-based ’emulsion’ paints and related surface coatings.
|3."Paint and Coatings: Applications and Corrosion Resistance (Corrosion Technology)" by Philip A Schweitzer P E|
“Paint and Coatings: Applications and Corrosion Resistance (Corrosion Technology)” Book Review: This book is for people who are involved in the design, material selection, and maintenance of structures, equipment, plant facilities, and miscellaneous components. It addresses all factors including physical and mechanical properties, workability, corrosion resistance, and cost that need to be considered in selecting the material of construction for application-specific components. It provides a background of the principles of coatings, the theory of adhesion, and the importance of surface preparation. It discusses paint systems and the different types of coatings, including organic coatings for immersion applications, metallic coatings, conversion coatings, cementitious coatings, monolithic surfacing for concrete, tribological synergistic coatings, and high-temperature coatings. It includes the method or methods of applications, areas of application, corrosion resistance properties, and tables that compare various coating materials in the presence of selected corrodents.
|4."Coating System and Painting" by CIS|
“Coating System and Painting” Book Review: Paint can be described as a liquid material capable of being applied or spread over a solid surface.
|5."Surface Coatings: Vol I-Raw Materials and Their Usage: 1" by Oil and Colour Chemists Association of Australia St|
|6."Paint and Coating Testing Manual: Gardner-Sward Handbook (Astm Manual Series)" by Joseph Victor Koleske|
“Paint and Coating Testing Manual: Gardner-Sward Handbook (Astm Manual Series)” Book Review: This book reflects the many changes in the paints and coatings industry. It contains seventy-eight chapters. It covers current industry regulations, main polymeric species, colorants, special pigments, extenders, and additives used in the industry today, the analyses used to dissect and analyze a coating, the instruments used in the industry, and Products of the industry, and how they are used and tested.
|7."Surface Coatings for Advanced Materials (Materials Science Forum)" by R P Agarwala|
“Surface Coatings for Advanced Materials (Materials Science Forum)” Book Review: This book talks about how surface coatings are an important approach to change surface properties for the requirements of a given application. It includes major areas of application like sensors, energy-saving coatings for solar devices, absorbers/reflectors/emitters, cutting and forming tools, protective environment-resistant or decorative coatings, and information storage and microelectronic devices.
|8."Paint and Coating Raw Materials Electronic Handbook" by Michael Ash and Irene Ash|
5. Surface Modification and Coating Technology
|1."Surface Coating and Modification of Metallic Biomaterials" by Cuie Wen|
“Surface Coating and Modification of Metallic Biomaterials” Book Review: This book describes the modification techniques and metal coatings. It introduces fundamentals of biomaterials, surface modification and coating techniques. The surface modification techniques are also shown in the book. Examples of clinical settings are also included.
|2."Plastic Surface Modification: Surface Treatment and Adhesion" by Rory A Wolf|
“Plastic Surface Modification: Surface Treatment and Adhesion” Book Review: This book focuses on surface activation technologies, links, coatings and adhesive formulations. It explains the polymer adhesion issues. These are faced by manufacturers, processors and converters. Adhesion promotion diagnostics and troubleshooting guidelines are provided in the book. Topics on chemical plasma discharge with technical updates and clarifications are present in the book.
|3."Laser Surface Modification of Alloys for Corrosion and Erosion Resistance (Woodhead Publishing Series in Metals and Surface Engineering)" by C T Kwok|
“Laser Surface Modification of Alloys for Corrosion and Erosion Resistance (Woodhead Publishing Series in Metals and Surface Engineering)” Book Review: The book covers laser surface melting and its techniques. This improves stainless steel, nickel and aluminium. Laser surface modification is present in the book which prevents erosion, liquid impingement, slurry and laser remanufacturing. This book acts as a guide for people concerned in preventing corrosion. It is also helpful for the people in the field of energy production and electrical engineering. Laser surface modification techniques and erosion processes are mentioned in the book.
|4."Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications: Modification and Coating Techniques" by T S N Sankara Narayanan and Il-Song Park|
“Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications: Modification and Coating Techniques” Book Review: The book explains the applications of magnesium and magnesium alloys. It includes the physical and chemical modifications. Biomedical applications are enhanced with the help of coatings. Chapters on hydroxyapatite and octacalcium phosphate coatings are covered in the book. It highlights biomolecules and biodegradable polymeric coatings. Lucid dissection of chemical, physical, mechanical and electromechanical modifications are mentioned in the book.
|5."Surface Modification Technologies XV: 15 (Matsci)" by T S Sudarshan|
“Surface Modification Technologies XV: 15 (Matsci)” Book Review: This book includes the proceedings of the surface modification technologies conference.
|6."Antimicrobial Coatings and Modifications on Medical Devices" by Zheng Zhang and Victoria E Wagner|
“Antimicrobial Coatings and Modifications on Medical Devices” Book Review: This book introduces the antimicrobial interfacial design. It also includes a blueprint for antimicrobial performance on devices. This book focuses on reduction of microbial accumulation and antimicrobial coating. Different alarming threats are present in the book which will be a great help to medical and engineering students. The book helps in eliminating bacterial contamination. Biofilm formation is present in the book with reduced bacterial resistance.
|7."Surface Modification Technologies" by T S Sudarshan|
“Surface Modification Technologies” Book Review: This book covers techniques to improve corrosion, wear and heat resistance of engineering components. The book explains deposition of coatings which improves corrosion. Their characterization is mentioned in detail during post service conditions. Information on metallurgical, chemical, thermal, electrical and magnetic are present in the book. Different techniques in optical, acoustic and microscopic methods are present in the book. Electrochemical, numerical, mechanical and NDE methods are highlighted in this book. The book shows laser processing, vapor deposition, sprayed and resistant coatings. Lastly, it contains ultrahards, thermal barrier and nanostructured ceramic coatings in the book.
|8."Surface Modification of Titanium for Biomaterial Applications (Biomaterials - Properties, Production and Devices)" by Kyo-Han Kim and R Narayanan|
“Surface Modification of Titanium for Biomaterial Applications (Biomaterials – Properties, Production and Devices)” Book Review: The book introduces bone concepts with implants and implant testing methods. The first part covers calcium phosphate ceramics and titanium surface. Topics like plasma spraying, biomimetic laser, electrochemical and ion-implantation methods are mentioned in the book. This book focuses on titanium nitride coating, protein modification, carbon coating and ultraviolet treatment. It mentions in detail about the apatite lattice, silicon, magnesium and sodium cations. Different techniques of coats with its properties and methodologies are shown in the book. This book covers everything related to titanium biomaterials.