Bioderivation is a term used to describe a process of which a biomaterial with desired properties to create hybrid materials.
Bioinspiration is observing a particular function performed with precision by a biologic system and then attempting to create a synthetic system that delivers the same service for technological applications.
Biomimetic materials design is a term used to describe a method in a model mimicking nature through a multidisciplinary approach.
Biomimicry comes from the word bios, means life and mimesis, meaning to imitate.
Biomimicry diagram life principles
Downgauging is a term used to describe processes or use new methods to reduce the totality of material in a package, such as lighter materials or decrease wall thickness.
GAUDI ILLUSTRATION. Gaudi took inspiration from nature, particularly solutions used in the Sagrada de Familia church. The Belltower staircases is an excellent example of copying nature
Geocomplexity is a term used to describe a category of global issues in which social, political, military, and economic activities interact as a complex system and in which the dynamic nature of the problems make top-down, command-and-control, and reductionist management methods ineffective.