Modern Electroplating

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The definitive resource for electroplating, now completely up todate

With advances in information-age technologies, the field ofelectroplating has seen dramatic growth in the decade since theprevious edition of Modern Electroplating was published. Thisexpanded new edition addresses these developments, providing acomprehensive, one-stop reference to the latest methods andapplications of electroplating of metals, alloys, semiconductors,and conductive polymers.

With special emphasis on electroplating and electrochemicalplating in nanotechnologies, data storage, and medicalapplications, the Fifth Edition boasts vast amounts of new andrevised material, unmatched in breadth and depth by any other bookon the subject. It includes:

  • Easily accessible, self-contained contributions by over thirtyexperts

  • Five completely new chapters and hundreds of additionalpages

  • A cutting-edge look at applications in nanoelectronics

  • Coverage of the formation of nanoclusters and quantum dots usingscanning tunneling microscopy (STM)

  • An important discussion of the physical properties of metal thinfilms

  • Chapters devoted to methods, tools, control, and environmentalissues

  • And much more

A must-have for anyone in electroplating, including technicians,platers, plating researchers, and metal finishers, ModernElectroplating, Fifth Edition is also an excellent reference forelectrical engineers and researchers in the automotive, datastorage, and medical industries.

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About the author

MORDECHAY SCHLESINGER, PhD, is a professor in the Department ofPhysics at the University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada. He haspublished over 120 research papers, holds four patents, and hasserved as associate editor for the Journal of The ElectrochemicalSociety, Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, and as coeditorof the Canadian Journal of Physics. Schlesinger is coauthor, withMilan Paunovic, of the first and second editions of Fundamentals ofElectrochemical Deposition and the previous edition of ModernElectroplating (both by Wiley).

MILAN PAUNOVIC, PhD, had, until his recent retirement, worked onelectrochemical metal deposition for over four decades, mostrecently in the Electrodeposition Technology Department at IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center, and previously at the University ofPennsylvania, Reynolds Metals, Kollmorgen, and Intel. In additionto coauthoring, with Mordechay Schlesinger, the first and secondeditions of Fundamentals of Electrochemical Deposition and theprevious edition of Modern Electroplating, Dr. Paunovic has editedsymposia proceedings for The Electrochemical Society, publishedforty-one research papers, and holds seven patents.

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