Image icon  Polysilicon - solar and electronics raw material

 
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Description: This is a photo showing raw polycrystalline silicon, also called polysilicon - a material consisting of small silicon crystals. Polysilicon is a key component for integrated circuit and central processing unit manufacturers such as AMD and Intel. Polysilicon is also a key component of solar panel construction. Hemlock Semiconductor, USA, is the largest producer of polysilicon in the word. Courtesy of Hemlock Semiconductor.
Keywords: silicon • polysilicon • semiconductor • electronics • solar • photo
Categories: Applications > Energy
Applications > Electronics
Properties > Electrical, magnetic & optical > Semiconductivity
Created by: Saginaw Future
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Date created: 02 December 2008
Date added: 14 January 2011
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Resource ID: 3331