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Silicon

  1. Werner Zulehner1,
  2. Bernd Neuer2,
  3. Gerhard Rau3

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a23_721

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Zulehner, W., Neuer, B. and Rau, G. 2000. Silicon. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Wacker-Chemitronic GmbH, Burghausen, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    SKW Trostberg AG, Federal Republic of Germany

  3. 3

    SKW Trostberg AG, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.History
3.Physical and Chemical Properties
4.Production
4.1.Metallurgical Silicon
4.2.Semiconductor Silicon
4.2.1.Purification
4.2.2.Chemical Vapor Deposition
4.2.3.Single-Crystal Growth
4.2.4.Wafer Manufacture
4.2.5.Epitaxy
4.2.6.Characterization
4.3.Solar Silicon
4.3.1.Crystalline Silicon
4.3.2.Amorphous Silicon
5.Silicides
6.Ferrosilicon
7.Calcium Silicon