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Modern Aspects of Bulk Crystal and Thin Film Preparation

Edited by Nikolai Kolesnikov

Institute of Solid State Physics, Russia


Elena Borisenko

Institute of Solid State Physics, Russia

In modern research and development, materials manufacturing crystal growth is known as a way to solve a wide range of technological tasks in the fabrication of materials with preset properties. This book allows a reader to gain insight into selected aspects of the field, including growth of bulk inorganic crystals, preparation of thin films, low-dimensional structures, crystallization of proteins, and other organic compounds.

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Modern Aspects of Bulk Crystal and Thin Film PreparationEdited by Nikolai Kolesnikov

Published: January 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1348

ISBN: 978-953-307-610-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6089-2

Copyright year: 2012

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79516 Total Chapter Downloads

28 Crossref Citations

58 Web of Science Citations

49 Dimensions Citations


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1. New Class of Apparatus for Crystal Growth from Melt

By Aco Janićijević and Branislav Čabrić


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2. Growth and Characterization of Ytterbium Doped Silicate Crystals for Ultra-Fast Laser Applications

By Lihe Zheng, Liangbi Su and Jun Xu


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3. Defect Engineering During Czochralski Crystal Growth and Silicon Wafer Manufacturing

By Lukáš Válek and Jan Šik


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4. Growth and Characterization of Doped CaF2 Crystals

By Irina Nicoara and Marius Stef


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5. The Growth and Properties of Rare Earth-Doped NaY(WO4)2 Large Size Crystals

By Chaoyang Tu, ZhenYu You, Jianfu Li, Yan Wang and Zhaojie Zhu


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6. The Influence of Atmosphere on Oxides Crystal Growth

By Morteza Asadian


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7. Controlling the Morphology and Distribution of an Intermetallic Zn16Ti Phase in Single Crystals of Zn-Ti-Cu

By Grzegorz Boczkal


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8. High Quality InxGa1-xAs (x: 0.08 – 0.13) Crystal Growth for Substrates of λ= 1.3 μm Laser Diodes by the Travelling Liquidus-Zone Method

By Kyoichi Kinoshita and Shinichi Yoda


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9. Pattern Selection in Crystal Growth

By Waldemar Wołczyński


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10. Development of 2" AlN Substrates Using SiC Seeds

By O.V. Avdeev, T.Yu. Chemekova, E.N. Mokhov, S.S. Nagalyuk, H. Helava, M.G. Ramm, A.S. Segal, A.I. Zhmakin and Yu.N. Makarov


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11. Crystal Growth and Stoichiometry of Strongly Correlated Intermetallic Cerium Compounds

By Andrey Prokofiev and Silke Paschen


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12. Controlled Growth of C-Oriented AlN Thin Films: Experimental Deposition and Characterization

By Manuel García-Méndez


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13. Three-Scale Structure Analysis Code and Thin Film Generation of a New Biocompatible Piezoelectric Material MgSiO3

By Hwisim Hwang, Yasutomo Uetsuji and Eiji Nakamachi


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14. The Influence of the Substrate Temperature on the Properties of Solar Cell Related Thin Films

By Shadia J. Ikhmayies


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15. Crystal Growth Study of Nano-Zeolite by Atomic Force Microscopy

By H. R. Aghabozorg, S. Sadegh Hassani and F. Salehirad


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16. One-Dimensional Meso-Structures: The Growth and the Interfaces

By Lisheng Huang,Yinjie Su and Wanchuan Chen


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17. Green Synthesis of Nanocrystals and Nanocomposites

By Mallikarjuna N. Nadagouda


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18. Crystal Habit Modification Using Habit Modifiers

By Satyawati S. Joshi


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19. Protein Crystal Growth Under High Pressure

By Yoshihisa Suzuki


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20. Protein Crystal Growth

By Igor Nederlof, Eric van Genderen, Flip Hoedemaeker, Jan Pieter Abrahams and Dilyana Georgieva


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21. Crystallization of Membrane Proteins: Merohedral Twinning of Crystals

By V. Borshchevskiy and V. Gordeliy


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22. Rational and Irrational Approaches to Convince a Protein to Crystallize

By André Abts, Christian K. W. Schwarz, Britta Tschapek, Sander H. J. Smits and Lutz Schmitt


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23. Growth of Organic Nonlinear Optical Crystals from Solution

By A. Antony Joseph and C. Ramachandra Raja


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24. Simulation of CaCO3 Crystal Growth in Multiphase Reaction

By Pawel Gierycz


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25. Colloidal Crystals

By E. C. H. Ng, Y. K. Koh and C. C. Wong


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