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Float Zone WorkshopPresentations made on space based float zone crystal growth and melt behavior are summarized and handouts illustrating the presentations are presented.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Proceedings
Kern, E. L. (NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Huntsville, AL, United States)
Cothran, E. K. (NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Huntsville, AL, United States)
Date Acquired
September 4, 2013
Publication Date
September 1, 1981
Subject Category
Report/Patent Number
NAS 1.55:2226
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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