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IOCG Notes on Laudise Prize.pdf
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^^^^ Letter from the IOCG on the Laudise Prize award ceremony



Crystal Growth Fundamentals.  Thermodynamics, Kinetics and Transport

Chapter Preprint to be translated for Synthetic Crystals (China Chemi-cal Industry Press 2022) 

now avalable via ResearchGate:




Thermodynamics, Origin, and Control

of Defects


Revised manuscript is now avalable via ResearchGate:




Lectures on Crystal Growth and Defects,


II-VI Crystal Growth

Online Lecture for Radiation Detection Technologies.
Manhatten USA. February - March 2024


CdTe Crystal Growth and Qualities

Online Lecture for Oxide Corp., Japan, November 14 - 18, 2022


Fundamentals of Crystal Growth

Online Lecture for the Key Laboratory of Radiation Detection Materials and Devices, MIIT, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, China, September 26 - 30, 2022


Fundamentals of CdTe and (Cd,Zn)Te Bulk-Crystal Growth

Online Lecture for the Microelectronic Design Dept. in Ankara, Turkey, August 15 - 19, 2022


8th International Workshop on Crystal Growth Technology (IWCGT-8)

Berlin (Germany), May 29 - June 02, 2022

Invited Talk:

Growth Specifis of CdTe and Related Mixed Systems


2nd Indian Summer School on Crystal Growth (ISSCG-2022),

16-21 May 2022, in Chennai, India

Online lecture:

Importance of Crystal Growth and Future Topics


Video Lecture at December 21, 2021,

for the State Key Lab of Crystal Materials,

Shandong University, China

Crystal Growth of II-VI Compounds


Video Lecture at December 22, 2021,

for the State Key Lab of Crystal Materials,

Shandong University, China

Crystal Growth of II-VI Compounds






Handbook of Crystal Growth, Elsevier 2015, Eds: T. Nishinaga (Vol 1a,b), P. Rudolph (Vol. 2a,b), T. Kuech (Vol. 3a,b), see below



P. Rudolph

Contributions to the development of crystal growth technology

Journal of Crystal Growth 625 (2024) 127456 (pp. 1 – 12)


W. Miller, H. Klapper, P. Rudolph, A. Danilewsky

The History of German Association for Crystal Growth

Cryst. Res. Technol. 55 (2020) 1900202 


Ch. Frank-Rotsch, N. Dropka, F.-M. Kießling, P. Rudolph

Semiconductor Crystal Growth under the Influence of Magnetic Fields

Cryst. Res. Technol. 55 (2020) 1900115

International Lectures on Crystal Growth
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Rudolph, Dislocation Patterning... CRT 52 (2017) 1
Rudolph Dislocation patterning Review CR[...]
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Flyer HB Vol II
Flyer HB of CG Vol II.pdf
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Fundamentals and engineering of defects - a review
Rudolph Defect Engineering.pdf
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640 kg mc-Si under TMF
640 kg TMF final printed.pdf
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TMF Efficiency at crystallization
Dropka et al. JCG_efficiency.pdf
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Influence of travelling magnetic fields on S–L interface shapes of materials with different electrical conductivities
Dropka TMF in various materials.pdf
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Numerical analysis of the influence of ultrasonic vibration on crystallization processes.
Ubbenjans, Ultrasonic vibration.pdf
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Characterization of mc-Si solidified in TMF
Kiessling G1 JCG.pdf
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Rectangular Cz crystals
Jap. J. Crystal Growth galley manuscript[...]
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Numerical modelling of Czochralski growth of quadratic silicon crystals by means of a travelling magnetic field
Miller rectangular Cz.pdf
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Verfahren zur Durchmischung von elektrisch leitenden Schmelzen bei Kristallisationsprozessen [Method for mixing of electrically conducting melts during processes of crystallization].
Mischung DE102008027359B4.pdf
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Verfahren und Anordnung zur Herstellung von Kristallblöcken hoher Reinheit und dazugehörige Kristallisationsanlage
DE 10 2010 028 173.pdf
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Kristallisationsanlage und Kristallisationsverfahren zur Herstellung eines Blocks aus einem Material, dessen Schmelze elektrisch leitend ist.
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