Patterned electrical and optical microstructures

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Custom coatings: metal, optical, and patterned thin films

Deposition of metal films of gold, platinum, silver, aluminum, copper and more.

Anti-reflective coatings, beam-splitter coatings, and highly-reflective dielectric mirrors.

Photolithography, wet etching and lift-off of metal and dielectric thin films

Singulation of glass and silicon substrates into individual pieces

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Creating innovative surface science-based solutions that drive human progress

Custom Solutions by Platypus Technologies

Have a special project in mind? We can help! Our team has extensive experience creating biosensors, chemical sensors, optical filters, and more.

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