Document Type

Patent

Abstract

A method of electroless plating at least one homogeneous metal coating in a predetermined pattern on a solid substrate surface having pendant hydroxy groups. The method includes the steps of providing a first monatomic metal layer in a predetermined pattern on the solid substrate surface having pendent hydroxy groups and then immersing the solid substrate surface in a bath containing a chemical reducing agent to build up the at least one homogeneous metal coating only on the monatomic metal layer.

Patent Country

US

Patent Number

US5925415

Publication Date

7-20-1999

Assignee(s)

The University of Toledo

Application Number

09/036814

Filing Date

March 1998

Primary Class

427/304

Secondary Class

427/306; 427/443.1

Rights

These materials are free of copyright restrictions and are in the public domain within the United States only. The USPTO reserves the right to assert copyright protection internationally.

Institution

The University of Toledo

Repository

University of Toledo Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives

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