Ice Crystal (Ice)

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title Pattern Formation during Ice Crystal Growth
category Crystal Growth
type ISS Experiment
facility Solution Crystallization Observation Facility
cell Ice Crystal Cell
start date (GMT) 2008-12-01 (336)
end date (GMT) 2009-02-18 (49)
function name organization
PI Yoshinori FURUKAWA Hokkaido University
CI Etsuro YOKOYAMA Gakushuin University
Related Publication
[1] Adachi, S., Yoshizaki, I., Ishikawa, I. and Shimaoka, T., Stable Growth of Ice Crystals under Microgravity, Trans. JSASS Aerospace Tech. Japan, 12, Ph_1 (2014)
[2] Yoshizaki, I., Shimaoka, T., Sone, T. and Tomobe, T., Recent Crystal Growth Experiments onboard the ISS KIBO, Trans. JSASS Aerospace Tech. Japan, 12, Th_1 (2014)
[3] Yoshizaki, I., Ishikawa, T., Adachi, S. Yokoyama E. and Furukawa, Y., Precise measurements of dendrite growth of ice crystal in microgravity, Microgravity Sci. Tech., 24, 245 (2012) DOI: 10.1007/s12217-012-9306-9
[4] Yokoyama, E., Yoshizaki, I., Shimaoka, T., Sone, T., Kiyota, T. and Furukawa Y., Measurements of growth rates of an ice crystal from supercooled heavy water under microgravity conditions – basal face growth rate and tip velocity of dendrite, J. Phys. Chem. B, 115, 8739 (2011) DOI: 10.1021/jp110634t
[5] Adachi, S., Yoshizaki, I., Ishikawa, T., Yokoyama, E., Furukawa, Y. and Shimaoka, T., Stable Growth Mechanisms of Ice Disk Crystals in Heavy Water, Phys. Rev. E, 84, 051605 (2011) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.84.051605
[6] Yokoyama, E., Sekerka, R.F. and Furukawa, Y., Growth of ice disk: Dependence of critical thickness for ice disk instability on supercooling of water, J. Phys. Chem. B, 113, 4733 (2009) DOI: 10.1021/jp809808r
file name note
ice_parameter.pdf (176KB) Experiment parameter list of Ice Crystal.
ice_experiment_sequence.pdf (17KB) Typical temperature profile of Ice Crystal Experiment.
ice_telemetry_list.pdf (67KB) Telemetry list of Ice Crystal Experiment.
aos_los.pdf (12KB) Chart of AOS/LOS of satellite communications.
ice_cell_diagram.pdf (499KB) Drawing, Crystallization Cell and Nucleation Cell of Ice Cell.
ice_cell_observation_schema.pdf (140KB) Schema, optical path of Ice Cell observation system.