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Title: Method and apparatus for drawing monocrystalline ribbon from a melt

Abstract

A method and apparatus for drawing a monocrystalline ribbon or web from a melt comprising utilizing a shaping die including at least two elements spaced one from the other each having a portion thereof located below the level of the melt and another portion located above the level of the melt a distance sufficient to form a raised meniscus of melt about the corresponding element.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Evergreen, CO
  2. Poughkeepsie, NY
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
864038
Patent Number(s):
4299648
Application Number:
06/179,919
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10T - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
C - CHEMISTRY C30 - CRYSTAL GROWTH C30B - SINGLE-CRYSTAL-GROWTH
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
method; apparatus; drawing; monocrystalline; ribbon; melt; web; comprising; utilizing; shaping; die; including; elements; spaced; portion; located; below; level; distance; sufficient; form; raised; meniscus; corresponding; element; located below; melt comprising; portion located; monocrystalline ribbon; corresponding element; /117/

Citation Formats

Ciszek, Theodore F, and Schwuttke, Guenter H. Method and apparatus for drawing monocrystalline ribbon from a melt. United States: N. p., 1981. Web.
Ciszek, Theodore F, & Schwuttke, Guenter H. Method and apparatus for drawing monocrystalline ribbon from a melt. United States.
Ciszek, Theodore F, and Schwuttke, Guenter H. Tue . "Method and apparatus for drawing monocrystalline ribbon from a melt". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864038.
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title = {Method and apparatus for drawing monocrystalline ribbon from a melt},
author = {Ciszek, Theodore F and Schwuttke, Guenter H},
abstractNote = {A method and apparatus for drawing a monocrystalline ribbon or web from a melt comprising utilizing a shaping die including at least two elements spaced one from the other each having a portion thereof located below the level of the melt and another portion located above the level of the melt a distance sufficient to form a raised meniscus of melt about the corresponding element.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1981},
month = {11}
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