Category: "News"

New Capillary Crystal-Growth Device

December 11th, 2014
After several years of planning and several more years of construction, our new crystal-growth device is operational. We are now tuning the electronics, vacuum system, data collection method, and other aspects, but we can indeed produce ice crystals on… more »

The new ice-crystal-growth apparatus

July 1st, 2014
After a few years in the making, our new device for growing single ice crystals in a well-controlled laboratory environment is nearly ready. We are just adding a few small accessory pieces to allow us to start testing. I was to describe the apparatus at… more »

Trip of the Ice Man

November 9th, 2012
The "Ice Man" -- that's how a newspaper header referred to me after I gave a recent conference lecture: A link to the article is here: http://www.sctimes.com/article/20121023/NEWS01/310230011/Featured-speaker-details-snow-crystals-SCSU-storm-conference… more »