Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 857196, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/857196
Review Article

Application of Electron Beam Melting to the Removal of Phosphorus from Silicon: Toward Production of Solar-Grade Silicon by Metallurgical Processes

1International Research Center for Sustainable Materials, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan
2Department of Materials Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
3Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, Chiba 275-0016, Japan

Received 28 June 2013; Accepted 16 September 2013

Academic Editor: Raghubir Singh Anand

Copyright © 2013 Hideaki Sasaki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [8 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • George Kyzas, Jie Fu, and Kostas Matis, “New Biosorbent Materials: Selectivity and Bioengineering Insights,” Processes, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 419–440, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • George Z. Kyzas, and Dimitrios N. Bikiaris, “Molecular Imprinting for High-Added Value Metals: An Overview of Recent Environmental Applications,” Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 2014, pp. 1–8, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Yi Tan, Shuang Shi, and Da-Chuan Jiang, “Progress in research and development of solar-grade silicon preparation by electron beam melting,” Wuji Cailiao Xuebao/Journal of Inorganic Materials, vol. 30, no. 8, pp. 785–792, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shuang Shi, Yi Tan, Dachuan Jiang, Shiqiang Qin, Xiaoliang Guo, and H.M. Noor ul Huda Khan Asghar, “Removal of aluminum from silicon by electron beam melting with exponential decreasing power,” Separation and Purification Technology, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shiqiang Qin, Dachuan Jiang, Yi Tan, Pengting Li, Peng Wang, and Shuang Shi, “Behavior of carbon in electron beam melted mc-silicon,” Vacuum, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shiqiang Qin, Dachuan Jiang, Pengting Li, Shuang Shi, Xiaoliang Guo, Guangye An, and Yi Tan, “SiC sedimentation and carbon migration in mc-Si by election beam melting with slow cooling pattern,” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, vol. 53, pp. 1–7, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Hiromasa Ohmi, Kiyoshi Yasutake, Daiki Kamada, and Hiroaki Kakiuchi, “Selective boron elimination from B2H6-SiH4 gas mixtures for purifying Si,” ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, vol. 5, no. 9, pp. P471–P477, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Dachuan Jiang, Shiqiang Qin, Pengting Li, Shuang Shi, Shutao Wen, and Yi Tan, “Electromagnetic separation of silicon carbide inclusions with aluminum penetration in silicon by imposition of supersonic frequency magnetic field,” Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar