Technical Reports on electroplating by authors of Umicore Electroplating

Technical reports and articles on electroplating are published regularly by our colleagues in German as well as international professional and scientific journals. Here you will find a selection of current contributions to electroplating.

Please note: The articles are available in part as full papers in PDF format. If possible for licensing reasons we will send you the full text on request. Please write with the subject "Technical Report" to galvano@eu.umicore.com.

Technical reports on electroplating 2017

Journal articles

Mack, Martin: Heat-conductive photosensitive solder mask, PLUS, Issue 7/2017, pp 1213-1215 (Available only in German)

EU is promoting nickel-free commodities, Galvanotechnik, Issue 7/2017, pp 1360-1361 (Available only in German)

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Nickel free coated without quality losses, JOT - Journal für Oberflächentechnik, issue 7/2017, p 36 (Available only in German)

With hybrid layers against corrosion, Produktion - Technik und Wirtschaft für die deutsche Industrie, Issue 7/2017, 15 February 2017, pp 12-13 (www.produktion.de) (Available only in German)

KSG Leiterplatten GmbH, Ms Dr. Weise / Mr Fiehler: Plugging with fullsurface, verticale backfilling, Issue 4/2017, pp 675-676 (Available only in German)

Technical reports on electroplating 2016

Journal articles

Electronics permanently protected, MO - Magazin für Oberflächentechnik, Issue 11/2016, pp 26-27 (Available only in German)

Stegmaier, Martin / Grimm, Joachim: Interview with "Jewellery News Asia", Umicore Electroplating highlights latest innovation, JNA, Issue 10/2016, p 39

Talgner, Friedrich / Ziebart, Robert: Tarnish protection for electronic components: simple, fast, safe, Womag, Issue 10/2016, pp 1-2 (Available only in German)

Talgner, Friedrich / Ziebart, Robert: Post-treatment in continuous plating lines - tarnish protection for electronic components, JOT - Journal für Oberflächentechnik, Special "Combined Surfaces", May 2016, pp 12-13  (Available only in German)

No progress without connectors, MO - Magazin für Oberflächentechnik, Issue 5/2016, pp 15-17  (Available only in German)

Ziebart, Robert / Talgner, Friedrich: Tarnish protection 4.0 - Next generation electronics manufacturing. Protective layer for electrical components improves technical properties, Galvanotechnik, issue 4/2016, pp 704-707 (Available only in German)

Ebert, Thomas / Friebel, Frank: Comparison of total costs. Do platinum-titanium anodes pay off in hard chrome plating?  JOT - Journal für Oberflächentechnik, Issue 3/2016, pp 40-43  (Available only in German)

Ziebart, Robert: Nanoscale Sealing Produces Anti-Tarnish Advantages for Electronics, Products Finishing, Issue 03/2016, p 54

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Sandwich layers for better corrosion protection, Polysurfaces, Issue 1/2016, pp 6-7 (Available only in German) 

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Sandwich coatings provide better corrosion protection, JOT - International Surface Technology, Issue 1/2016, pp 38-39

Book publications

Dr. Nineva, Svetla / Dr. Berger, Sascha / Talgner, Friedrich: New Post-Treatment Process with Enhanced Technical Performance: Corrosion Protection for Electrical Contacts, Yearbook Surface Technology, Vol 72, Edited by Professor Timo Sörgel, Leuze-Verlag 2016, pp 52-59 
 

Technical reports on electroplating 2015

Journal articles

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Optimisation of hard chrome coatings, Womag, Issue 12/2015, pp 1-2 (Available only in German)

Stegmaier, Martin: Interview with "Jewellery News Asia", Umicore Electroplating excels in metal-plating industry, JNA, Issue 10/2015, p 40

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Nickel-phosphorus plus hard chrome - sandwich layers for better corrosion protection, JOT- Journal für Oberflächentechnik, Special "Corrosion Protection", a supplement to the edition 10/2015, pp 26-27 (Available only in German)

Ebert, Thomas / Friebel, Frank: Hard chrome plating with platinum-titanium anodes - optimize processes and reduce waste volumes, Womag, Issue 9/2015, pp 1-4  (Available only in German)

Ebert, Thomas / Friebel, Frank: Lead anodes in hard chrome process: When will Pt / Ti anodes pay off?, Galvanotechnik, Issue 6/2015, pp 1164-1168  (Available only in German)

Dr. Leyendecker, Klaus: Optimisation of hard chrome layers - sandwich layers for better corrosion protection, MO - Magazin für Oberflächentechnik, Issue 6/2015, pp 48-49  (Available only in German)

Gross, Andreas: Nickel-free end surfaces in the electronic industry, Womag, Issue 3/2015, pp 1-5  (Available only in German)

Peters, Alexander: Determination method in surface technology - methodically layer properties characterize, JOT - Journal für Oberflächentechnik, Issue 2/2015, pp 20-21 (Available only in German)

Ebert, Thomas / Friebel, Frank: Alternatives to lead anodes - dimensionally stable anodes used in hard chrome plating, JOT - International Surface Technology, Issue 2/2015, pp 50-51

Book publications

Ebert, Thomas / Friebel, Frank: Optimal sizing and construction of platinum-plated anodes for hard chrome plating, Yearbook Surface Technology, Vol 71, Edited by Professor Timo Sörgel, Leuze-Verlag 2015, pp 162-167  (Available only in German)

Talgner, Friedrich / Manz, Uwe / Dr. Berger, Sascha / Weyhmüller, Bernd / Pfund, Alexander: New silver-palladium electrolye for electrical contacts, Yearbook Surface Technology, Vol 71, Edited by Professor Timo Sörgel, Leuze-Verlag 2015, S. 37-42  (Available only in German)