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Gold Coating By Salt Decomposition

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068251D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Harvilchuck, JM Schmeckenbecher, AF [+details]

Abstract

In this process a layer of gold can be deposited either as a nickel blanket or selectively on a specific pattern of nickel areas by forming a continuous layer of gold cyanide particles on the substrate and subsequently heating to decompose the salt.