Accession Number : ADD003540

Title :   Growth of Epitaxial Layers from a Liquid Phase.

Descriptive Note : Patent application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Nordquist,Paul E R ; Swiggard,Edward M ; Lessoff,Howard

Report Date : 10 Feb 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The invention pertains to a method for preparing a substrate for subsequent liquid-phase epitaxial layer growth whereby the substrate traverses molten solvent metal of the substrate, or an unsaturated solution thereof, in an inert atmosphere at a temperature lying within a range from the melting point of the solvent metal to the melting point of the substrate.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Epitaxial growth, Liquid phases, Substrates, Crystallization, Liquid metals

Subject Categories : Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE