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Title: Growth of large aluminum nitride single crystals with thermal-gradient control


In various embodiments, non-zero thermal gradients are formed within a growth chamber both substantially parallel and substantially perpendicular to the growth direction during formation of semiconductor crystals, where the ratio of the two thermal gradients (parallel to perpendicular) is less than 10, by, e.g., arrangement of thermal shields outside of the growth chamber.

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Patent File Date: 2011 Jun 30
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Bondokov, Robert T, Rao, Shailaja P, Gibb, Shawn Robert, and Schowalter, Leo J. Growth of large aluminum nitride single crystals with thermal-gradient control. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Bondokov, Robert T, Rao, Shailaja P, Gibb, Shawn Robert, & Schowalter, Leo J. Growth of large aluminum nitride single crystals with thermal-gradient control. United States.
Bondokov, Robert T, Rao, Shailaja P, Gibb, Shawn Robert, and Schowalter, Leo J. Tue . "Growth of large aluminum nitride single crystals with thermal-gradient control". United States.
title = {Growth of large aluminum nitride single crystals with thermal-gradient control},
author = {Bondokov, Robert T and Rao, Shailaja P and Gibb, Shawn Robert and Schowalter, Leo J},
abstractNote = {In various embodiments, non-zero thermal gradients are formed within a growth chamber both substantially parallel and substantially perpendicular to the growth direction during formation of semiconductor crystals, where the ratio of the two thermal gradients (parallel to perpendicular) is less than 10, by, e.g., arrangement of thermal shields outside of the growth chamber.},
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