Chapter 1. Phase Diagrams for Crystal Growth

  1. Dr.-Ing. Hans J. Scheel2 and
  2. Dr. Peter Capper3
  1. Manfred Mühlberg

Published Online: 25 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623440.ch1

Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production

Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production

How to Cite

Mühlberg, M. (2008) Phase Diagrams for Crystal Growth, in Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production (eds H. J. Scheel and P. Capper), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527623440.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Scheel Consulting, Grönstrasse Haus Anatas, 3803 Beatenberg, Switzerland

  2. 3

    SELEX Sensors and Airborne, Systems Infrared Ltd., P.O. Box 217, Millbrook, Southampton SO1 5EG, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. Universität zu Köln, Zülpicher Strasse 49b, 50674 Köln, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527317622

Online ISBN: 9783527623440

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Keywords:

  • thermodynamics;
  • phase diagrams;
  • bulk crystal growth

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermodynamics and Phase Diagrams

  • Phase Diagrams vs. Crystal Growth from Liquid Phases

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement

  • References