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Faceting and growth kinetics of He-3 crystals.

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  • Harry Alles
  • Alexei Babkin
  • Reyer Jochemsen
  • Alexander Y. Parshin
  • Igor A. Todoshchenko
  • Viktor Tsepelin
Journal publication date05/2003
JournalPhysica B: Condensed Matter
Journal number1
Volume329-33
Number of pages4
Pages360-363
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

We review and discuss our recent results on faceting and growth kinetics of He-3 crystals imaged with a Fabry-Perot multiple-beam interferometer at our lowest temperature of 0.55 mK. More than ten different types of facets were identified on the growing crystals and the growth rates of the individual facets were measured. Some further possible experiments are also suggested.