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Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 28, Issue 19, pp 5207–5210 | Cite as

Electroless silver plating of oxide particles in aqueous solution

  • H. Chang
  • C. H. Pitt
  • G. B. Alexander
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Abstract

It has been demonstrated that silver could be plated on colloidal oxides by reducing silver salts in the presence of colloidal oxides in aqueous solution. In this electroless plating manner, silver coatings have been applied to colloidal silica, tin oxide and to these colloids which have previously been coated with a few monolayers of tin silicate. Data from this study have demonstrated the technical feasibility of electroless plating for the preparation of silver-tin oxide composites as a source of this material for electrical contact materials.

Keywords

Oxide Aqueous Solution Silicate Oxide Particle Electrical Contact 
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© Chapman & Hall 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Chang
    • 1
  • C. H. Pitt
    • 1
  • G. B. Alexander
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Metallurgical EngineeringUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA

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