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Photocatalytically Initiated Electroless Deposition of macroporous metal films onto insulating substrates

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Photocatalytically Initiated Electroless Deposition of macroporous metal films onto insulating substrates. / Bromley, Michael; Boxall, Colin.

In: Electrochemistry Communications, Vol. 23, 09.2012, p. 87-89.

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title = "Photocatalytically Initiated Electroless Deposition of macroporous metal films onto insulating substrates",
abstract = "By use of Photocatalytically Initiated Electroless Deposition (PIED) we have deposited macroporous metal films with highly ordered arrays of sub-µm (hemi)spherical pores directly onto the surface of insulating substrates for the first time. This has been achieved by sensitisation of the target substrate with TiO2 photocatalyst followed by PIED of the target metal into the interstitial spaces of a template comprised of hexagonally close packed polystyrene microspheres.",
keywords = "Electroless Deposition, Nanostructured Metal, Nanoporous Metal, Photocatalysis, TiO2",
author = "Michael Bromley and Colin Boxall",
year = "2012",
month = sep,
doi = "10.1016/j.elecom.2012.07.015",
language = "English",
volume = "23",
pages = "87--89",
journal = "Electrochemistry Communications",
issn = "1388-2481",
publisher = "Elsevier Inc.",

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AB - By use of Photocatalytically Initiated Electroless Deposition (PIED) we have deposited macroporous metal films with highly ordered arrays of sub-µm (hemi)spherical pores directly onto the surface of insulating substrates for the first time. This has been achieved by sensitisation of the target substrate with TiO2 photocatalyst followed by PIED of the target metal into the interstitial spaces of a template comprised of hexagonally close packed polystyrene microspheres.

KW - Electroless Deposition

KW - Nanostructured Metal

KW - Nanoporous Metal

KW - Photocatalysis

KW - TiO2

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JO - Electrochemistry Communications

JF - Electrochemistry Communications

SN - 1388-2481

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