Metallization of honeycomb-patterned films by all-wet deposition

Daisuke Ishii, Hiroshi Yabu, Yuji Hirai, Masatsugu Shimomura

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    We have reported that honeycomb-patterned films can be prepared by casting the solution of polystyrene and amphiphilic polymer 1 (Fig. 1) on a glass substrate by using condensed water droplet arrays as templates.[1] Moreover, polymeric films possessing pillar structures were fabricated by simple peeling of the top-layer of honeycomb-patterned films with Scotch tape. [2] Metallization of the honeycomb-patterned films was performed by electroless plating method including the Pt/Pd sputtering process as a catalyzation process.[3] In this presentation, we demonstrate that a brief metallization method of honeycomb-patterned films without sputtering process. All-wet deposition method enables us to give wide surface honeycomb-patterned metallized films easily. Surface morphology of the films was observed by scanning electron microscope (SEM).

    Original languageEnglish
    Number of pages1
    Publication statusPublished - 2006
    Event55th Society of Polymer Science Japan Symposium on Macromolecules - Toyama, Japan
    Duration: 2006 Sep 202006 Sep 22


    Other55th Society of Polymer Science Japan Symposium on Macromolecules


    • Electroless plating
    • Honeycomb
    • Metallization
    • Self-assembly
    • Wet deposition

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Engineering(all)


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