Chapter 5. Dead Supersaturation Zone and Threshold Supersaturations for Growth

  1. Keshra Sangwal

Published Online: 7 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470517833.ch5

Additives and Crystallization Processes: From Fundamentals to Applications

Additives and Crystallization Processes: From Fundamentals to Applications

How to Cite

Sangwal, K. (2007) Dead Supersaturation Zone and Threshold Supersaturations for Growth, in Additives and Crystallization Processes: From Fundamentals to Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470517833.ch5

Author Information

  1. Department of Applied Physics, Institute of Physics, Lublin University of Technology, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470061534

Online ISBN: 9780470517833

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Keywords:

  • time-dependent impurity adsorption;
  • kinetic roughening;
  • instantaneous impurity adsorption;
  • threshold supersaturations;
  • empirical parabolic dependence;
  • Langmuir adsorption isotherm;
  • step displacement velocity and kinetic coefficient

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Origin of Threshold Supersaturations for Growth

  • Determination of Threshold Supersaturations from υ(σ) and R(σ) Data

  • Dependence of Threshold Supersaturations on Impurity Concentration: Basic Theoretical Equations and Linear Approximations

  • Confrontation of Theoretical Equations with Experimental Data

  • Impurity Adsorption and Solution Supersaturation

  • Dependence of Ratios σd* and σ*** on ci

  • References