Gold Bulletin

, Volume 34, Issue 2, pp 41–49 | Cite as

Wetting and surface tension measurements on gold alloys

  • Enrica Ricci
  • Rada Novakovic
Open Access


The surface tension and the density of some gold alloys have been measured and their wetting behaviour investigated in relation to different ceramic supports. Relationships between surface tension and density as a function of temperature are proposed.


Surface Tension Contact Angle Boron Nitride Surface Tension Measurement Gold Alloy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Enrica Ricci
    • 1
  • Rada Novakovic
    • 1
  1. 1.National Research Council (CNR) - Institute of Physical Chemistry of MaterialsGenoa(Italy)

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