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      Selenium; crystal growth; growth pattern; crystal morphology

    • Abstract


      In this communication, we report the single crystal growth of selenium by the solution method. We have observed a new mesh-like growth pattern in hexagonal selenium for the first time. Crystals having hexagonal morphology are packed together like hay stick bunches.

    • Author Affiliations


      N V Chandra Shekar1 K Govinda Rajan1 S Rajagopalan1 2 Mohammad Yousuf1

      1. Materials Science Division, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam - 603 102, India
      2. National Evening College, Thiruchirapalli - 620 001, India
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