Sapphire

Material, Manufacturing, Applications

  • Valerian Pishchik
  • Leonid A. Lytvynov
  • Elena R. Dobrovinskaya

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 1-54
  3. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 55-176
  4. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 177-188
  5. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 189-288
  6. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 289-362
  7. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 399-446
  8. Elena R. Dobrovinskaya, Leonid A. Lytvynov, Valerian Pishchik
    Pages 447-468
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 469-481

About this book

Introduction

Sapphire: Material, Manufacturing, Applications provides complete coverage of sapphire crystal growth and fabrication, including important information on the physical, mechanical, and chemical properties. This book considers all known methods for the growth of sapphire and modification of its properties and includes the most exhaustive data on the crystal structure and physical-chemical properties.

Written by leading experts in the field of sapphire crystals, this book presents many various applications, including use in quantum electronics, radio electronics, radio engineering, radiolocation, ultrahigh resolution optics, high temperature optics, aircraft applications, atomic power engineering, and microwave engineering. Sapphire: Material, Manufacturing, Applications addresses the unusual, versatile and attractive physical and chemical properties of sapphire, as well as the trends in growth methods, and will be useful to specialists in crystal growth technologies, engineers and scientists who utilize sapphire in their work.

Keywords

crystal crystal growth crystallography defects electronics optics sapphire

Authors and affiliations

  • Valerian Pishchik
  • Leonid A. Lytvynov
  • Elena R. Dobrovinskaya

There are no affiliations available

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-85695-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-85694-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-85695-7
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