Modeling, Methodologies and Tools for Molecular and Nano-scale Communications

Modeling, Methodologies and Tools

  • Junichi Suzuki
  • Tadashi Nakano
  • Michael John Moore

Part of the Modeling and Optimization in Science and Technologies book series (MOST, volume 9)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Fundamentals of Molecular Communication

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mohammad Upal Mahfuz, Dimitrios Makrakis, Hussein T. Mouftah
      Pages 3-34
    3. Mohammad Upal Mahfuz, Dimitrios Makrakis, Hussein T. Mouftah
      Pages 35-56
    4. Humaun Kabir, Kyung Sup Kwak
      Pages 57-78
    5. Ecehan Berk Pehlivanoglu, Bige Deniz Unluturk, Ozgur Baris Akan
      Pages 79-97
    6. H. Birkan Yilmaz, Na-Rae Kim, Chan-Byoung Chae
      Pages 99-118
    7. Mark S. Leeson, Matthew D. Higgins, Chenyao Bai, Yi Lu, Xiayang Wang, Ruixiao Yu
      Pages 119-138
    8. Bilal Acar, Ali Akkaya, Gaye Genc, H. Birkan Yilmaz, M. Şükrü Kuran, Tuna Tugcu
      Pages 139-163
    9. Amitava Mukherjee, Sushovan Das, Soumallya Chatterjee
      Pages 165-203
  3. Molecular Communication in Biology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Mladen Veletić, Pål Anders Floor, Rié Komuro, Ilangko Balasingham
      Pages 207-240
    3. Rongzhong Li, Cody A. Stevens, Samuel S. Cho
      Pages 241-256
    4. Jian-Qin Liu, Wuyi Yue
      Pages 257-271
    5. Bhanu K. Kamapantula, Ahmed F. Abdelzaher, Michael Mayo, Edward J. Perkins, Sajal K. Das, Preetam Ghosh
      Pages 273-290
  4. Electromagnetic-Based Nano-scale Communication

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 291-291
    2. Sergi Abadal, Ignacio Llatser, Albert Mestres, Josep Solé-Pareta, Eduard Alarcón, Albert Cabellos-Aparicio
      Pages 293-317
    3. Shahram Mohrehkesh, Michele C. Weigle, Sajal K. Das
      Pages 319-347
  5. Nanomaterial and Nanostructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 377-377
    2. Mohamed Kheir, Heinz Kreft, Iris Hölken, Reinhard Knöchel
      Pages 401-420
    3. Masoud Zamani, Mehdi B. Tahoori
      Pages 421-444
  6. Medical Applications of Nanoscale Communication

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 445-445
    2. Luca Felicetti, Mauro Femminella, Pietro Liò, Gianluca Reali
      Pages 447-471
    3. Renato Iovine, Valeria Loscrì, Sara Pizzi, Richard Tarparelli, Anna Maria Vegni
      Pages 473-501
    4. Elebeoba E. May, Jason C. Harper, Susan M. Brozik
      Pages 541-577
    5. Aftab Ahmad
      Pages 579-592

About this book


(Preliminary) The book presents the state of art in the emerging field of molecular and nanoscale communication. It gives special attention to fundamental models, and advanced methodologies and tools used in the field. It covers a wide range of applications, e.g. nanomedicine, nanorobot communication, bioremediation and environmental managements. It addresses advanced graduate students, academics and professionals working at the forefront in their fields and at the interfaces between different areas of research, such as engineering, computer science, biology and nanotechnology.


Nanonetworks Biological Networks Gene Regulatory Networks On-Chip Networks Nanomachine Communication Communication Via Diffusion FRET-Based Nanoscale Communication Synaptic Transmission Neuronal Communications Modulation Techniques Biological Robustness Energy Harvesting In Nanonetworks Nanofabrication Methods Targeted Drug Delivery Biomolecular Sensing Microrobotic Swarms Digital Body Computational Biosensors Molecular Dynamics Simulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Junichi Suzuki
    • 1
  • Tadashi Nakano
    • 2
  • Michael John Moore
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of MassachusettsBostonUSA
  2. 2.Graduate School of Biological SciencesOsaka UniversityOsakaJapan
  3. 3.57006D Applied Science BuildingPennsylvania State UniversityState CollegeUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-50686-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-50688-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-7326
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-7334
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