Chapter 14. Continuous Growth of Large Halide Scintillation Crystals

  1. Dr.-Ing. Hans J. Scheel2 and
  2. Dr. Peter Capper3
  1. Alexander Gektin,
  2. Valentine Goriletskiy and
  3. Borys Zaslavskiy

Published Online: 25 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623440.ch14

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

Gektin, A., Goriletskiy, V. and Zaslavskiy, B. (2008) Continuous Growth of Large Halide Scintillation Crystals, 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.ch14

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. Institute for Scintillation Materials, 60 Lenin Ave., 61001 Kharkov, Ukraine

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:

  • continuous crystal growth;
  • raw material feeding;
  • halide crystals;
  • crystal forging;
  • single crystals;
  • scintillators

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Physical Principles Underlying Continuous Single-Crystal Growth

  • Technological Platform for Family of Continuous Crystal Growth Hardware

  • State-of-the-Art Crystal Performance for Continuous-Growth Techniques

  • Crystal Press Forging for Large Scintillator Development

  • References