Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of Commercial Float Zone Furnace (CFZF)

Translation: four commercial à zone flottante

Definition: Materials science crystal growth facility, developed by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) and the German space agency (DARA), to process four materials that had great commercial potential for the optical communications and electronics industry.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None