Examples of artificially grown crystals

Bismuth Zinc Borate 

Non centrosymmetric Bismuth Zinc Borate Bi2ZnB2O7, a member of the Melilite group grown by Czochralski along [001]. The congruently melting (695°C) compound was pulled from a high viscous melt with a translation rate of 0.2 mm/h.
[Contributed by Manfred Burianek on 21 Jan 2014]          

Crystal details

Compound name Bismuth Zinc Borate
Formula Bi2ZnB2O7
Dimensions 12x12x25 mm
Mass -
Colour transparent colorless
Keywords inorg

Growth conditions

Technique Czochralski
Temperature 970 K
Growth rate
Solvent -
Doping procedure -
Keywords melt


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