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 CSTA  Vol.1 No.3 , December 2012
Computational Study of Induction Heating Process in Crystal Growth Systems—The Role of Input Current Shape
Abstract: A set of 2D steady state finite element numerical simulations of electromagnetic fields and heating distribution for an oxide Czochralski crystal growth system was carried out for different input current shapes (sine, square, triangle and sawtooth waveforms) of the induction coil. Comparison between the results presented here demonstrates the importance of input current shape on the electromagnetic field distribution, coil efficiency, and intensity and structure of generated power in the growth setup.
Cite this paper: M. Tavakoli and T. Mostagir, "Computational Study of Induction Heating Process in Crystal Growth Systems—The Role of Input Current Shape," Crystal Structure Theory and Applications, Vol. 1 No. 3, 2012, pp. 114-120. doi: 10.4236/csta.2012.13021.
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