Methods of Crystal Growth

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Lars Peters

Name

Lars Peters

Senior lecturer

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Content:

Demonstration of crystal growth methods and practical growth experiments

  • from aqueous solution
  • from the melt (floating zone method)
  • from molten salts (flux-method)
  • gel growth

Goals:

Acquire practical experience in “the art and science of growing crystals”. Hands-on experiments for students.

Literature:

  • K. T. Wilke: Kristallzüchtung. Neu verfasst und herausgegeben von Joachim Bohm unter Mitwirkung von P. Görnert.
  • J. W. Mullin: Crystallization. 4.ed. Butterworth & Heinemann (2001)

Audience:

  • M. Sc. Applied Geosciences
  • M. Sc. Materials Science
  • M. Sc. Physics

Further info in RWTHonline (SoSe 19):