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Electromagnetic Fields in Biological Systems

1st Edition

Edited by James C. Lin

CRC Press

458 pages

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As wireless technology becomes more sophisticated and accessible to more users, the interactions of electromagnetic fields with biological systems have captured the interest not only of the scientific community but also the general public. Unintended or deleterious biological effects of electromagnetic fields and radiation may indicate grounds for

Table of Contents

Coupling of Electromagnetic Fields into Biological Systems. Pulsed Electric Fields in Biological Cells and Membranes. Static, Low-Frequency, and Pulsed Magnetic Fields in Biological Systems. Interaction of Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields with Biological Systems. Electromagnetic Field Coupling into Biological Systems. Medical Devices and Systems Exposure and Dosimetry. Terahertz Radiation: Sources, Applications, and Biological Effects at a Tissue, Cellular, and Molecular Level. Index.

About the Editor

Dr. James C. Lin is a professor of electrical engineering, bioengineering, physiology, and biophysics at the University of Illinois in Chicago, where he has served as head of the Bioengineering Department, director of the Robotics and Automation Laboratory, and director of special projects in the College of Engineering.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCIENCE / Physics