Accession Number : AD0276403

Title :   THE THEORY OF CRYSTAL GROWTH FROM THE VAPOR

Corporate Author : VIRGINIA UNIV CHARLOTTESVILLE MEDICAL SCHOOL

Personal Author(s) : CABRERA,N. ; COLEMAN,R.V.

Report Date : DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The theory of crystal growth is reviewed. The study is divided into two parts: (1) the equilibrium between the crystal and the surrounding medium, and (2) the study of the kinetics of growth.

Descriptors :   *CRYSTALS, *GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), ADDITIVES, BALANCES, ENERGY, KINETIC THEORY, NUCLEATE BOILING, STABILITY, VAPORS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE