Accession Number : AD0164550
Title : Method for Growing Crystals.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Goodrum,John W.
Report Date : 11 JUN 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The patent application discloses a method for growing a rod-like cyrstalline boule by placing a rotating seed crystal in contact with the surfaces of a molton solution of crystal growing materials, then withdrawing the seed crystal while simultaneously lowering the temperature of the solution and subjecting the rotating seed crystal to a periodic acceleration and deacceleration of its rotation rate.
Descriptors : *Single crystals, *Crystal growth, Patents
Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE